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Prospect news

Foundation hosting Give Local challenge

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

Police investigating car break-in

PROSPECT — A woman’s car was broken into on Sunday at Hotchkiss Park. Police reported the locked car was parked at the park on Waterbury Road for about two hours….

Slideshow: Science fair

Prospect Elementary School hosted the 22nd annual Science Fair on April 7. Third-graders created science projects that explored a hypothesis and presented their projects to fellow students and visitors.

Water management plan available

PROSPECT — The 2017 storm water management plan is available for review and comment. All towns had to turn the plan in to the state Department of Energy and Environmental…

Council deliberates over budget

PROSPECT — The Town Council this week continued fine-tuning the 2017-18 municipal budget proposal. Heading into a budget workshop on Monday night, the proposed spending plan stood at a little…

Nominations sought for Mother of the Year

NAUGATUCK — The Fraternal Order of Eagles #640 is seeking nominations of Naugatuck, Prospect and Beacon Falls mothers for its Mother of the Year award. Nomination letters should state the…

Capstone project replaces oration

REGION 16 — The days when students would conclude their time at Long River Middle School with an oration are over. School officials implemented capstone projects this year for eighth-graders….

School board presents $41.2 million budget

REGION 16 — Although Region 16’s proposed budget for 2017-18 would increase school spending by 1.68 percent, the net education costs for Beacon Falls and Prospect are projected to go…

Chesprocott seeks volunteers for response team

PROSPECT — The Chesprocott Health District is seeking adults from Prospect interested in joining its volunteer team. The volunteer team assists trained staff in responding to a public health emergency,…

Markley to run for lieutenant governor

HARTFORD — State Sen. Joseph Markley is the first Republican to declare as a candidate for the No. 2 job in state government. Markley, R-16th District, registered March 24 as…