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Towns to commemorate Memorial Day

Memorial Day: A day to remember those who have given their lives in service to the United States of America. It originally began as a day to remember those who…

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Towns to commemorate Memorial Day

Local towns are planning parades, services, and music, and an aircraft flyover for Memorial Day weekend in honor of the men and women who died in military service. The following…

Memorial Poppies available in honor of veterans

NAUGATUCK — Naugatuck Unit #17, American Legion Auxiliary, is asking residents to wear a poppy to honor a veteran. Wearing a Memorial Poppy during the Memorial Day holiday will honor…

Veterans’ memorabilia sought for slideshow

NAUGATUCK—The Naugatuck Arts Commission is collecting photos and other scannable memorabilia from veterans to be used in a slideshow during the commission’s annual Veterans Concert. The concert, which is scheduled…

Holiday weekend promises full slate of events

Naugatuck This year’s Memorial Day parade may prove a bittersweet occasion for those to whom the memory of the late Franklin E. Johnson is still sharp. And though Johnson planned…