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Section of old Salem Bridge collapses

NAUGATUCK — A worker for Southington-based Brunalli Construction was critically injured when a part of Salem Bridge, which spans the Naugatuck River, collapsed under his feet. The 100-foot section of…

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School board adopts 2010-11 budget

NAUGATUCK — The school board adopted its 2010-11 budget at a special meeting last Wednesday night, closing what was once a nearly $7 million gap between the borough’s allocation and…

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Conroy: ‘Things are percolating’

NAUGATUCK — Fairfield developer Alexius Conroy, who’s worked with major stakeholders over the last eight years on the borough’s planned, $710 million downtown revitalization project known as Renaissance Place, sees…

Selectmen trim $170,000 from town budget

BEACON FALLS — Beacon Falls officials will again seek to pass a municipal budget for the 2010-11 fiscal year next week after residents turned down, by about 60 votes, a…

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Duck Day draws thousands, despite weather

NAUGATUCK — For the second time in as many weeks, thousands of revelers gathered in downtown Naugatuck. Last week, the Memorial Day parade attracted residents who lined the streets to…

Board chair will not seek reappointment

NAUGATUCK — The chairman of the borough’s finance board is stepping down after five years as its leader and two decades on the board. Raymond M. Lennon Jr. will not…

Committee recommends new school

PROSPECT — An ad-hoc committee formed to study options for the Talmadge Hill property has recommended a preschool-through-grade-five facility for the 47.2-acre site. The committee was formed in December 2009…

Duck Day celebrants will quack on

NAUGATUCK — The 2.2-acre tract known as Parcel C, which is situated at the intersection of Maple and Water Streets, is, for the time being, chock full of heavy construction…

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Borough honors war dead, veterans

NAUGATUCK — Thousands braved the sweltering heat Monday to attend the borough’s 2010 Memorial Day parade, where they enjoyed appearances by local veterans and military divisions as well as representatives…

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Street dedicated to Johnson’s memory

NAUGATUCK — Franklin Johnson Sr. lived his 85 years serving God, family and country, said Naugatuck Veterans’ Council Vice Chairman W. Francis Dambowsky. Dambowsiy told a crowd of more than…