Monthly Archives: May 2013

Letter: Finance chairman requests support for budget

To the editor, I would like to update the citizens of Beacon Falls on the proposed budget, provide them with some facts that are important for them to consider, and…

Rebimbas urges resident to take advantage of trails

HARTFORD — State Rep. Rosa Rebimbas (R-70) reminded residents that this weekend is Connecticut Trails Day Weekend and nearly every town and every trail in Connecticut is ready for use….

Hawks’ season ends in Class M qualifier

BEACON FALLS — For a state tournament qualifying-round game, the Woodland baseball team had the odds stacked against them. The No. 32-seeded Hawks hosted No. 33 Plainville, the defending Class…

Obituary: Gene Francis Blanchard

WATERBURY — Mr. Gene Francis Blanchard, 71, of Waterbury, died Tuesday, May 28, 2013 at Waterbury Hospital. He was the Husband of Patricia Ann (Fosdick) (Longo) Blanchard. Mr. Blanchard was…

Zupkus votes against licenses for undocumented immigrants

HARTFORD — State Rep. Lezlye Zupkus (R-89) voted against legislation creating special drivers licenses for undocumented immigrants who have lived in the state for just 90 days. According to a…

Letter: Honor our heroes

To the editor, “The children come first.” I read the above statement in the newspaper. Mr. Montini, present principal of Cross Street Intermediate School and newly appointed assistant superintendent, spoke…

Important

Naugy boys face stiff competition at Class Ls

WILTON — The competition was fierce at the Class L opening round of the boys tennis tournament on Tuesday. The Greyhounds finished the day 1-7 with top singles player Julian…

Important

Tackling a triathlon

Deputy mayor training and fundraising NAUGATUCK — A year after running a marathon to raise money for the Naugatuck Ecumenical Food Bank, Deputy Mayor Tamath Rossi has set her sights…

Important

Voters reject Region 16 budget again

REGION 16 — For the second time in as many tries, Region 16’s proposed budget failed to make the grade with voters. Voters in Beacon Falls and Prospect rejected the…