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Local candidates square off in CN debate

NAUGATUCK — Candidates for state House and Senate seats in local districts squared off in a debate coordinated and moderated by Citizen’s News on Oct. 21. State Sen. Joe Crisco…

Region 16 committee to discuss new school

BEACON FALLS — The Region 16 Board of Education has authorized the formation of a building committee to begin the process of planning for a new elementary school on the…

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Contention abounds at public hearing

BEACON FALLS — It’s no secret that the state’s purchase of 11 acres in the industrial park on Lancaster Drive will have a direct impact on future town revenues. Residents’…

Monument committee close to funding goal

NAUGATUCK — A committee devoted to raising money for the restoration of the downtown World War I monument has nearly reached its fundraising goal. The monument committee has raised $35,000,…

Automated trash collection coming soon

NAUGATUCK — The automated arm is on its way. A revision of the Automated Curbside Collection Regulation has been accepted, and the delivery of recycling and refuse carts to borough…

Greenway would pass through brownfields

NAUGATUCK — The recently-unveiled route for the Naugatuck River Greenway, a proposed 22-mile regional trail stretching from Thomaston to Beacon Falls and designed to promote local residents’ enjoyment of the…

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It’s ‘common sense’ for GOP candidates

HARTFORD — Local Republicans vying to unseat incumbent Democrats in the 105th Assembly District, which covers Beacon Falls, and the 17th Senate District, which covers part of Naugatuck, have signed…

Park commission adopts stricter policies

NAUGATUCK — Stricter regulations are on the way for all leagues and organizations that utilize borough facilities. The Park and Recreation Commission voted unanimously Tuesday night to approve a new,…

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Zumba program benefits Eustace family

BEACON FALLS — Fast-paced music and bright clothing highlighted a senior project with a personal touch last weekend at Woodland Regional High School. Seniors Brooke Dragon and Grady Gavigan led…

Father rescues 4-year-old son from well

NAUGATUCK — A 4-year-old boy was rescued by his father Monday after he fell about 25 feet into an abandoned water well on Spring Street. The boy was on top…