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industrial city (1990 pop. 108,961), New Haven co., W Conn., on the Naugatuck River; settled 1674, inc. as a city 1853. The city, once famous for its brass industry, is a financial and commercial center of W Connecticut. Clocks and watches, tools, instruments, plastics, chemicals, and electronic parts are among the manufactures of Waterbury. The city's historical society has notable collections. Waterbury is the site of a branch of the Univ. of Connecticut and Post Univ. of Waterbury.



a city in the northeastern USA, in the state of Connecticut, on the Naugatuck River. Population, 112,000 (1975). Waterbury has long been a center for the manufacture of articles from nonferrous metals and their alloys. Watches are made in the city. Other industries include machine building and the manufacture of chemical, rubber, and paper products. As of 1973,37,000 people were employed in industry.

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The acquisition of Waterbury Self Storage was driven by U-Haul Company's Corporate Sustainability initiatives : U-Haul supports infill development to help local communities lower their carbon footprint.
Waterbury earned her Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Long Island University (LIU)--CW Post Campus.
Waterbury, who graduated from Princeton in 1961, was for nearly 20 years on the faculty at Princeton's Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs.
CLUB DESCRIPTION: Waterbury is a private club founded in 1899.
On Tuesday, Waterbury and nine other Make a Difference Day award winners will be honored at a banquet in Washington, D.
Waterbury, which needs over $50 million for overdue capital upgrades, might lose $10 million in 2015.
m Saturday, May 7th at Chase Parkway Memorial/The Albini Family Funeral Home, 430 Chase Parkway, Waterbury.
I applaud their spirit of commitment to healthy children, healthy families, and a better quality of life for residents of Waterbury and for that matter the Greater Waterbury Area.
The combined joint venture will invest $400 million to construct a new state-of-the-art medical center that will replace both The Waterbury Hospital and Saint Mary's Hospital.
The table is the possible extension of CTfastrak from Waterbury to New Britain, which would dramatically increase the reach of the busway set to open in 2015.
He graduated in 1948 from Sacred Heart High School in Waterbury.
Waterbury Hospital is a not-for-profit, acute care teaching hospital offering complete inpatient and outpatient services to the community.