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Beacon Falls news

A teacher of many talents

Region 16 taps Amato as teacher of the year BEACON FALLS — Woodland Regional High School English teacher James Amato likes to maintain a mystique around his age within the…

Council sets mill rate

Towns playing guessing game with state revenue PROSPECT — Weeks after the town’s budget was approved, the Town Council on Monday set the mill rate for the 2017-18 fiscal year…

Beacon Hose reports May calls

BEACON FALLS — Beacon Hose Company No. 1 responded to 57 emergency medical service calls and 17 fire calls in May, the company reported. The company conducted various training exercises,…

Slideshow: WRHS graduation

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland Regional High School Class of 2017 graduated June 19 inside the gym at the school.

WRHS Class of 2017 ‘always came through’

BEACON FALLS — As the weather turned stormy outside, laughter, cheers and tears filled the Woodland Regional High School gym on Monday as the members of the Class of 2017…

Farmers market opening in Beacon Falls

BEACON FALLS — The Beacon Falls Farmers Market will open for the season on Friday. The market, which is open from 3 to 7 p.m. on Fridays, is located in…

Beacon Falls nonprofit gets assist from Patriots

BEACON FALLS — Ryan Matthews, the founder of The Susie Foundation and a Beacon Falls native, used to feel the same way about the New England Patriots as just about…

Budget passes on 2nd try

Recount needed to confirm results of vote BEACON FALLS — The town’s $6.75 million municipal budget for 2017-18 passed by a razor-thin margin at a referendum on Tuesday. Voters approved…

Budget referendum coming up  

BEACON FALLS — A referendum to vote on the town’s revised 2017-18 municipal budget proposal will be held June 20. Voting will take place in the gym at Laurel Ledge…

Transfer station to open in Beacon Falls

BEACON FALLS — The town’s transfer station at 401 Lopus Road will be open June 24 from 6 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. or until full. Residents must have proof of…