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Charter revisions unlikely for May ballot

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck’s elected officials are eager to enact changes to the town’s 127-year-old charter, but proposed revisions aren’t likely to be ready to go to referendum on May’s ballot….

Naugatuck to collect Christmas trees

Naugatuck public works crews will collect Christmas trees curbside during the week of January 10th through January 14th on resident’s regular collection day. Please remove all decorations and plastic. Trees…

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Prospect Fire Department donates to bereaved family

PROSPECT – Santa Claus came to town on Christmas Eve to deliver gifts to the Jose family, who lost their father about a month ago. Volunteers at the Prospect Fire…

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Naugy teen charged with shooting car

NAUGATUCK-A nearly two-month old police investigation into a shooting incident culminated with the arrest of a borough teenager. Juan Ayala, 19, of 50 Manners Ave. was arrested on Dec. 23…

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Naugy firefighter to run up Empire State Building for neighbor

NAUGATUCK — Decades ago, while running near his Millville Avenue home, firefighter Tim Andrew would often spot another runner, an unknown neighbor. “I always wondered who he was,” Andrew said….

Christmas dinner serves up warm tidings

Once again, the Ecumenical Conference of Churches of Naugatuck and Beacon Falls will serve a Christmas dinner to local residents in need of a holiday meal. Since most restaurants are…

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Vet shares story with Region 16 students

BEACON FALLS — Every veteran has his or her story. Vietnam veteran Rev. John Clarke shared his story with Region 16 students, parents and residents on Dec. 16 as part…

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Proposed order would keep wind turbines away from homes

PROSPECT – A proposed order from a group against a wind project in Prospect would set turbines back 3,000 feet from abutting property and 2,500 feet from roadways. Save Prospect…

Propane tanks approved

PROSPECT – The Planning and Zoning Commission approved a special permit for Dependable Energy to install two 30,000 gallon liquid propane tanks at 13 Grammar Avenue. The tanks would be…

New baseball field proposed for Naugatuck

NAUGATUCK – A new baseball field is in the works for local players. The Parks and Recreation Commission voted Tuesday to move forward with plans for a full-sized baseball field…