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Registrars to hold audit

BEACON FALLS — The Registrars of Voters will conduct a post election audit Monday. The audit is at 9:30 a.m. in Town Hall, 10 Maple Ave. Members of the public…

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An encore for Beacon Falls actress

BEACON FALLS — When Rebekah Derrick glided onto the stage at the Warner Theater in Torrington it marked the end of a five-year performance hiatus for the actress. Her voice…

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United Way campaign on pace

NAUGATUCK — The United Way of Naugatuck and Beacon Falls’ 2014 fundraising campaign is heading down the homestretch. As of last week, the United Way had reached nearly 25 percent…

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Woodland makes AP honor roll

BEACON FALLS — Woodland Regional High School has made the College Board’s 5th Annual AP District Honor Roll. Woodland is one of 547 school districts in the U.S. and Canada…

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Disabled train halts Waterbury Line

WATERBURY – The Metro-North Waterbury Line is out of service for an undetermined length of time after an air compressor failed on one of two morning peak trains Wednesday morning,…

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Pension error comes to light

BEACON FALLS — The town is working to correct an error that has resulted in at least half a dozen retired town employees not receiving the correct pensions. When the…

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Forum to discuss full-day K

REGION 16 — Kindergarteners in Region 16 could be going to school for a full day as soon as next year. The Region 16 Board of Education, which oversees schools…

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Flex time coming back

Administrators adjust schedule in response to concerns REGION 16 — Flex time will be reinstated at Long River Middle School after parents spoke out on how a schedule change had…

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Selectmen throttle back on upgrades

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectmen wants to make sure all its ducks are in a row before going before the public with a proposal for major upgrades at…

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Scope change means new grant request

REGION 16 — If Region 16 officials eventually want to move forward with demolishing Algonquin School and building a district office on the site, they will have to submit a…