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Obituary: John Francis Swan

NAUGATUCK — John Francis Swan, 84, of Naugatuck, formerly of Ansonia and Shelton, entered the gates of heaven on Monday, Dec. 3, 2018 after a brief illness, at Waterbury Gardens…

Obituary: John George Muckle Jr.

John George Muckle Jr., 86, passed away on Dec. 8, 2018. He was the husband of the late Marilyn (McCarthy) Muckle. They were married on May 19, 1956 and welcomed…

Obituary: Lawrence R. Bainer Sr.

NAUGATUCK — Lawrence R. Bainer Sr., 86, husband for the past 65 years of Jeanne (Blazuk) Bainer, died peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Dec. 9, 2018 in the…

Brooklyn company’s move to Naugatuck opens opportunities

NAUGATUCK — Kammetal, a full-service metal fabrication company, left the crowded streets of Brooklyn, N.Y., for an expansive property in Naugatuck’s industrial park. Founder Sam Kusack’s motivation to move to…

Obituary: Mario Abate

NAUGATUCK — Mario “Mayo” Abate, 95, husband of the late Lillian (Urashka) Abate, died peacefully on Dec. 7, 2018 at Glendale Center. Mayo was born on August 5, 1923 in…

Post 17 honors ‘unsung heroes’

NAUGATUCK — American Legion Post 17 presented spouses of deceased Vietnam veterans Saturday with Certificates of Honor and lapel pins to recognize and thank the spouses, who Post members described…

Honor roll: Naugatuck High School

The following students made the honor roll at Naugatuck High School for the first quarter of the 2018-19 school year. High honors Grade 12 Brian Andrade Riley A. Arellano Teresa…

Obituary: Charles Peach

PROSPECT — Charles Peach of Prospect passed away peacefully on Oct. 25 2018, with his only son, Ron, by his side, after a lengthy stay at Waterbury Hospital. He was…

Search continues for finance manager

BEACON FALLS — The town’s search for a finance manager continues after its top candidate took another job. Thomas Thompson started as the town’s finance manager in July. However, a…