Category Archives: Beacon Falls

Beacon Falls news

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Foundation hosting Give Local challenge

The Connecticut Community Foundation’s annual online giving challenge kicks off Tuesday. Give Local Greater Waterbury & Litchfield Hills is a 36-hour online community giving challenge to support nonprofit organizations within…

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Scout’s project to put numbers on houses

BEACON FALLS — Boy Scout Aidan Shea, a Beacon falls resident and member of Troop 138 in Naugatuck, is offering free house numbers to residents of Beacon Falls who need…

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Spending plan, appropriation set for vote

REGION 16 — Beacon Falls and Prospect voters will decide the fate of Region 16’s proposed $40.53 million budget at a district meeting Monday night. The district meeting is at…

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Capital briefs

Legislators praise opioid bill HARTFORD — The House of Representatives this week approved a bill designed to stem the rising opioid epidemic in the state. The legislation, HB 5053, would,…

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Best Buddies to get full prom experience

BEACON FALLS — For students with intellectual and developmental disabilities, attending a prom can be a high school experience they miss out on. That won’t be the case this year…

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Crash sends three to hospital

BEACON FALLS — Three people were taken to hospitals for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries following a two-car accident at the corner of South Main Street and Bethany Road Sunday night….

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Transfer station to open

BEACON FALLS — The town’s transfer station will be open on April 30. The transfer station is located at 401 Lopus Road and will be open from 6 a.m. to…

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School boards set graduation dates  

Graduation ceremonies for Naugatuck High School and Woodland Regional High School have been set for June 16. The Naugatuck Board of Education and the Region 16 Board of Education, which…

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Couple to lead March for Babies

BEACON FALLS — A local couple wants parents of premature babies to know there is support out there. Beacon Falls residents Lauren Hill and Daniel Lapinski will serve as ambassadors…

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Plan cuts ECS grant to Beacon Falls, Prospect

REGION 16 — With Region 16’s proposed 2016-17 school budget set for a vote in just over a week’s time, the impact of the spending plan on Beacon Falls and…