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Nominations sought for Raymond K. Foley Award

Nominations are currently being accepted for the Raymond K. Foley Award. The award, which is presented by the Naugatuck Parent School Council, honors an individual or group for outstanding service…

No liquor sales on Sunday just fine with area package stores

As state lawmakers gear up for another push to repeal the ban on Sunday alcohol sales, some local liquor store owners would prefer to keep their doors closed. “We don’t…

Danbury man accused of having sex with minor

A Danbury man has been charged with having inappropriate sexual relations with a minor in Prospect. Robert M. Belot, of Danbury, turned himself into Connecticut State Police Troop I in…

Catholic school merger on table

NAUGATUCK — Parents, staff and students at the borough’s two Catholic schools have mixed reactions about a proposition to combine the schools in an attempt to solve financial problems. Parents…

Special voter registration

NAUGATUCK — The Registrars of Voters will hold a special session on Tuesday, Feb. 22 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on the second floor in Town Hall to accommodate…

Naugatuck man rescued from roof died of heart attack

NAUGATUCK — The man firefighters rescued from the roof of 152 Applewood Lane Feb. 1 was pronounced dead of a heart attack at Waterbury Hospital shortly thereafter, his widow said….

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Selectman calls for full-time change

BEACON FALLS — Selectman Michael Krenesky called for changes that would make the First Selectman a full-time position with appropriate pay and benefits. “I believe that we need to have…

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Borough’s Grand List grows modestly

The borough’s 2010 Grand List saw a slight increase over 2009 due to a rise in motor vehicle and personal property values. Borough Assessor George Hlavachek said the total net…

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Hearing on wind turbine moratorium draws blusterous crowd

HARTFORD – Don Quixote may not need to do battle with his hulking giants anytime soon if opponents of proposed wind turbine projects in Prospect and Colebrook have their way….

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Snow topples buildings, provokes evacuations

Heavy snow and ice on roofs caused havoc across the area following a two-punch storm last week. The weight of the snow on some roofs led to building collapses across…