Category Archives: Prospect

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Jayden’s Journey returns for sequel

PROSPECT — The journey continues for a young Prospect boy with a rare chromosome disorder. Jayden Regalado, 7, was born with a rare chromosome disorder known as Ring 21 deletion,…

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Prospect receives reimbursement for snowstorm

PROSPECT — The town of Prospect has been reimbursed $36,177 from the Federal Emergency Management Agency to help cover the costs associated with of Winter Storm Juno. The snowstorm struck…

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Financial share for trooper program grows

Towns that take part in the resident state trooper program won’t have to bear the full financial burden of the program this fiscal year, but that burden got heavier. The…

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Man charged after report of attempted break-in

PROSPECT — A 24-year-old Prospect man was charged last week with trying to break into a home. At about 11:40 a.m. July 21 police received a call reporting that a…

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Republicans back Chatfield for 20th term

PROSPECT — The Republican Town Committee last week unanimously endorsed a full slate of candidates for the November election, with Mayor Robert Chatfield once again topping the ticket. Chatfield, who…

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Graveline gets nod for mayoral run

PROSPECT — After 22 years on the Town Council, Democrat Theresa Cocchiola-Graveline will lead her party’s ticket in the November election. The Democratic Town Committee endorsed a full slate of…

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Raccoon in Prospect tests positive for rabies

PROSPECT — A raccoon that came into contact with a dog Friday in a neighborhood on the Waterbury and Cheshire side of town has tested positive for rabies. Mayor Robert…

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Board awards contract for new office

REGION 16 — The final piece of the Region 16 school building project is set to move ahead. The Region 16 Board of Education, which oversees schools in Beacon Falls…

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Cigarettes stolen in gas station break-in

PROSPECT — A lone man smashed the window at a Prospect gas station last week and stole cigarettes, police said. On July 7, police reported, officers responded to an alarm…

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Committee seeks ideas

PROSPECT — The Community School Purchase Committee is seeking suggestions from the public on potential uses for the school. The school, which is located at 12 Center St., will not…