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The gold standard

Woodland Student Council earns national recognition BEACON FALLS — After a year’s worth of work, the Woodland Regional Student Council has earned an accolade that only 200 schools across the…

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Sex offender bill advances

Bill would require notification of release HARTFORD — The legislature’s Judiciary Committee unanimously approved this month a bill that would require the state to notify town officials upon the release…

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Foundation awards grants

WATERBURY — The Connecticut Community Foundation recently awarded its first round of 2014 grants to area nonprofits. The funding came from funds established by area donors and totaled over $423,000….

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Officials send budget to hearing

BEACON FALLS — Town officials have approved a 2014-15 budget proposal to send to a public hearing later this month. The proposed 2014-15 municipal budget is $6.21 million, which is…

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Slideshow: Play ball

The Robert A. Cole Little League in Beacon Falls and Naugatuck’s Peter J. Foley Little League celebrated opening day with ceremonies on April 12 and April 13 respectively. PHOTOS BY…

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Legislators announce early education plan

HARTFORD — Legislative leaders announced last week a 10-year, $200 million plan to provide 50,000 children with early education. “We want to give our children the best possible start in…

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Voters OK appropriation for upgrades

REGION 16 — By a 60-vote margin, voters in Beacon Falls and Prospect approved the appropriation of $1,955,000 for security improvements in Region 16 at a referendum April 10. The…

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Strengthening the law

House passes bill to fortify college sexual assault laws  HARTFORD — The House of Representatives unanimously approved legislation April 10 that strengthens laws to address sexual assaults on college campuses…

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Voters OK appropriation for upgrades

REGION 16 — By a 60-vote margin, voters in Beacon Falls and Prospect approved the appropriation of $1,955,000 for security improvements in Region 16 at a referendum Thursday. The unofficial count was…

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Go fish

  Children will get the chance to cast their lines this month. The 23rd Annual James Hennessey Sr. Memorial Fishing Derby will be held Saturday from 8 a.m. to 12…