Category Archives: Multimedia

Slideshow: Firemen’s Carnival

The 55th annual Beacon Hose Firemen’s Carnival and Parade kicked off June 7 at the Beacon Hose Company No. 1 in Beacon Falls. The carnival ran for three days and…

Slideshow: Memorial Day

Naugatuck, Beacon Falls and Prospect observed Memorial Day with parades and ceremonies. Naugatuck and Prospect held their annual Memorial Day parades on May 28. On May 27, American Legion Post…

Slideshow: Downtown Spring Festival

Naugatuck’s Downtown Spring Festival was held May 20 on Church Street. –PHOTOS BY ELIO GUGLIOTTI

Nominations sought for teacher of the year

REGION 16 — Region 16 is seeking nominations for the district’s 2019 teacher of the year. Parents, students, staff and community members are encouraged to nominate a teacher. The nominee…

Nominations sought for Mother of the Year

NAUGATUCK — The Fraternal Order of Eagles #640 is seeking nominations of mothers in Naugatuck, Prospect and Beacon Falls for its Mother of the Year award. Nomination letters should state…

Region 16 school board approves Narcan policy

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education last week gave its final approval to a policy covering the use of Narcan, paving the way for the drug used…

Beacon Hose reports December calls

BEACON FALLS — Beacon Hose Company No. 1 responded to 42 emergency medical service calls and 20 fire calls in December, the company reported. The department conducted training exercises, including…

Commission opts out of ‘granny pods’ law

PROSPECT — The Planning and Zoning Commission last week opted out of a state law that allows temporary health care structures as an accessory use in any single-family residential zone….

Selectmen fill finance board vacancy

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectmen this month appointed James Carroll to fill a vacancy on the Board of Finance. Carroll said he brings about 40 years of experience…

Library group sponsoring photo contest

BEACON FALLS — The Friends of the Beacon Falls Library is sponsoring its first Beacon Falls Photo Contest. The contest is open to middle and high school students. One entry…