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Slideshow: Axe Games

The Woodland Regional High School timber team hosted its first Axe Games competition May 19 at the school in Beacon Falls. The team competed against the Wamogo timber team in…

Man charged in connection with fire at vacant home

BEACON FALLS — State police arrested a 25-year-old Shelton man last week in connection with a fire last August that destroyed a vacant house in Beacon Falls. Drug use played…

Laurel Ledge Class of 1967 holding reunion

BEACON FALLS — The Laurel Ledge School Class of 1967 is holding its 50th reunion in June. On June 23, classmates will meet at The River’s Edge Pub & Grille,…

Officials turn to audit following spike

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education last week approved a $34,000 contract with Sarraco Mechanical Services to conduct an energy audit at Woodland Regional High School to…

New bus contract in place for Region 16

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education and All-Star Transportation have agreed to terms on a new five-year busing contract. The school board, which oversees schools in Beacon…

Beacon Falls budget heading to hearing

BEACON FALLS — Officials will present a $6.82 million town budget at a public hearing next week. The Board of Finance last week approved the 2017-18 municipal budget proposal, which…

Board takes step toward cooler school

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education last week took a step toward installing air conditioning at Woodland Regional High School. The board, which oversees schools in Beacon…

Board adds kindergarten teacher

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education last week approved an additional kindergarten teacher position at Prospect Elementary School for the 2017-18 school year due to increasing enrollment….

Students give manufacturing skills a jolt

BEACON FALLS — With only three days to go before the Connecticut Electrathon, the Hawks Fabrication and Design team was hard at work Tuesday morning getting its cars ready to…

Beacon Hose reports April calls

BEACON FALLS — Beacon Hose Company No. 1 responded to 53 emergency medical service calls and 25 fire calls in April, the company reported. The company conducted various training exercises,…