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A game above all the rest

Thanksgiving tilt in 1994 stands out in series between longtime Valley rivals Editor’s note: This is the second story of a short series commemorating anniversaries of significant moments in Woodland…

Volunteers serve up Thanksgiving dinner

NAUGATUCK — Even though it takes about 4 hours to wash hundreds of pieces of fine china and silverware after Thanksgiving dinner at St. Michael’s Episcopal Church, organizers of the…

Bank, clubs holding Thanksgiving food drive

Liberty Bank is teaming up with 39 Rotary Clubs, including the clubs in Beacon Falls and Naugatuck, for its annual Thanksgiving Dinner Drive. Liberty Bank branches are accepting donations until…

Defense will be key on Thanksgiving

There will be a lot more on the line than bragging rights when two of the oldest gridiron rivals in the state meet on Thanksgiving morning. Naugatuck will be looking…

Filling the need

Volunteers step up to help local families NAUGATUCK — Dozens of volunteers from a variety of community groups on Sunday began a two-day process of filling cardboard boxes with meals…

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Witnessing history

Recording stats a labor of love for Woodland statistician Editor’s note: This article appears in the special Thanksgiving football section published by the Citizen’s News the week of Nov. 29,…

Thanksgiving Leftovers

Editor’s note: This article appears in the Citizen’s News’ special Thanksgiving football section published the week of Nov. 29, 2013. I became the head chef at our family’s Christmas Eve…

The tradition of Thanksgiving and football

In 1620, colonists left England to set sail towards a place that would one day be called the United States of America. The brave souls, 102 in all, spent 66…

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Father figure

George Pinho leaves lasting legacy Editor’s note: This article appears in the Citizen’s News’ special Thanksgiving football section published the week of Nov. 29, 2013. Jack Pinho sat at the…

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Mariano carries on family legacy

Editor’s note: This article appears in the Citizen’s News’ special Thanksgiving football section published the week of Nov. 29, 2013. The Naugatuck-Ansonia Thanksgiving Day football game is more than a…