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Schools announce guidelines for programs

The Naugatuck and Region 16 school districts have announced their policies for determining eligibility of children who may receive free or reduced price meals or free milk. The income guidelines…

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Voters approve transfer

BEACON FALLS — Residents voted to transfer $24,380 from the 2013-14 contingency fund to complete a town-wide radio program Aug. 14. The money will go towards putting all the town’s…

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Car break-ins persist

BEACON FALLS — The Resident State Trooper’s office is once again reminding residents to keep car doors locked overnight after a series of motor vehicle break-ins continues to impact the…

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Business as usual at Long River

PROSPECT — Long River Middle School has reopened completely, a month after the school was forced to close due to asbestos exposure. As of Aug. 11, it was business as…

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Oak Drive subject of talks

BEACON FALLS — The town is negotiating legal terms with residents of a private road in hopes of resolving a conflict surrounding their street. Homeowners on Oak Drive filed a…

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Charging up

Towns eye grant for stations Naugatuck and Beacon Falls are looking into a state grant program to bring electric vehicle chargers to the towns. According to the Department of Energy…

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Kickball for a cause

BEACON FALLS — The Susie Foundation took over the Pent Road Recreation Complex Aug. 9 to help those affected by a deadly disease. The Beacon Falls-based nonprofit organization hosted its…

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Crisco achieves perfect environmental score

HARTFORD — State Sen. Joseph Crisco (D-17) has received a perfect score from The Connecticut League of Conservation Voters on its 2014 Environmental Scorecard. The scorecard rates Connecticut’s state legislators…

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Transfer to complete radio program

BEACON FALLS — A transfer of contingency funds will put town departments on the same wavelength. The transfer of $24,380 from the 2013-14 budget’s contingency fund will pay to complete…

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Bird watching

Volunteers help keep track of osprey nests BEACON FALLS — Most mornings, Lynn Craska of Beacon Falls takes a walk down a path of hard-packed sand and rock beside a…