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Delivery driver’s car stolen in Prospect

PROSPECT — Police are investigating the theft of pizza delivery driver’s car. Police reported the theft occurred at about 7:50 p.m. Nov. 8 on Cook Road. The driver, a 19-year-old…

WRHS class of 2009 holding reunion

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland Regional High School class of 2009 will host its 10-year reunion Nov. 29 at Bad Sons Beer Co., 251 Roosevelt Drive, Derby. Tickets are $45…

Lamont proposes $6.2 billion statewide investment in rail lines

Commuters using the Waterbury branch of the Metro-North Railroad stand to benefit from a $6.2 billion investment that Gov. Ned Lamont is proposing across all the state’s rail lines. The…

Historical society members to wait tables for fundraiser

NAUGATUCK — Members of the Naugatuck Historical Society will serve as waiting staff Wednesday at Tuck’s Tavern to raise money for the new exhibit plan and design for the Naugatuck…

NHS associate principal leaves for Avon job

NAUGATUCK — Kristina Wallace resigned this month as associate principal of Naugatuck High School to take another job. Wallace’s last day was Nov. 1. She left to take the assistant…

Textile recycling begins in borough

NAUGATUCK — Residents can now recycle clothing, shoes and more at the curbside. In February, the Board of Mayor and Burgesses approved a five-year contract with Ohio-based Simple Recycling for…

Whittemore Library announces photo exhibit

NAUGATUCK — The Whittemore Library is featuring the photography of former Naugatuck resident Bernadine Brody Kane this month. This month’s exhibit is entitled “Beyond the Lens with Bernie” and focuses…

Prospect DTC treasurer resigns over tweets

PROSPECT — Prospect Democratic Town Committee Treasurer Jeffrey LaMontagne resigned from the committee Friday, two days after offensive tweets were posted on his Twitter account regarding the death of Manchester…

Registration open for cupcake competition

BEACON FALLS — Registration is open for the Friends of Beacon Falls Library’s 8th annual Beacon Falls Great Cupcake Competition. The competition is open to people of all ages. One…

Towns to commemorate Veterans Day

Veterans’ organizations and local officials will mark Veterans Day on Monday with ceremonies in Beacon Falls, Naugatuck and Prospect. Prospect will hold a Veterans Day ceremony at 11 a.m. on…