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School project budget gets tight

REGION 16 — A big question remains unanswered as the school building project moves ahead — the cost for the new district office. The new district office is the smallest…

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Carnival kicks off Friday

PROSPECT — The Prospect Congregational Church is hosting its annual carnival, craft fair and business expo this weekend. The festivities start Friday, from 6 to 10 p.m., at the church,…

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School chief hosting meet and greets

REGION 16 — Superintendent of School Michael Yamin will be conducting some “Meet and Greets” with various groups over the next few weeks. Yamin started as superintendent in the region,…

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New school chief on the job

REGION 16 — A new school year brings with it plenty of new faces. Among the new faces when Region 16 started class this month was Superintendent of Schools Michael…

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Independent Party endorses Zupkus

PROSPECT — The Connecticut Independent Party has endorsed Republican state Rep. Lezlye Zupkus for state representative in the 89th House District. Zupkus will appear on both the Republican and Independent…

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Work to close road

PROSPECT — A stretch of Salem Road in Prospect, which turns into May Street in Naugatuck, will be closed for work beginning next week. The road will be closed from…

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Pumpkin Patch holding Scarecrow Contest

PROSPECT — St. Anthony Church is holding the second annual Scarecrow Contest during the Pumpkin Patch Festival in October. The contest is open to all ages, individuals, families clubs, groups,…

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Author to exhibit photography

PROSPECT — Mathew Duman, author of “An Education in the Grotesque: The Gargoyles of Yale University,” will be exhibiting a selection of his original photographs from the book at the…

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Board looks to expand program

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education is working to have a before and afterschool program in place at the new Prospect Elementary School when it opens next…

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No change at intersection after accident

PROSPECT — More than a month after an accident claimed the life of 84-year-old Carmen Michael Santoro, it appears that nothing has been done to make the intersection of Porter…