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Graduation ceremonies set for NHS, WRHS

A storm that ripped through the area last week has pushed back the last day of school in Naugatuck and Region 16, though the graduation ceremony for Naugatuck High School…

Special permit gets OK from zoners

PROSPECT — The Planning and Zoning Commission last week approved a special permit for work at the plaza at 158 Waterbury Road and the eventual construction of a 2,450-square-foot storage…

Second time the charm for school budget

  PROSPECT — Voters overwhelmingly approved Region 16’s 2018-19 school budget the second time around. The roughly $40.73 million budget passed by 664 votes, 926 to 262, at a referendum…

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Region 16 budget to go back before voters

REGION 16 — A little more than a week after voters discarded Region 16’s proposed budget, school officials sent the same spending plan to another vote saying they can’t legally…

Administrative restructuring planned for Woodland

REGION 16 — The administrative positions at Woodland Regional High School will be restructured next school year. Woodland has a principal, assistant principal, a combined assistant principal and athletic director,…

Cleanup efforts continue after storm  

The aftermath of Tuesday’s storm is still being felt by some. The National Weather Service has confirmed four tornadoes touched down during the storm, including one in Beacon Falls that…

Powerful storm leaves mess in wake  

A powerful storm that spawned at least one tornado swept through the area Tuesday afternoon, leaving in its wake a path of destruction that could ultimately rival some of the…

Application back before commission

PROSPECT — Months after the Planning and Zoning Commission rescinded its approval of a special permit for a large warehouse on Union City Road, a similar application is backed before…

Drama club to take audiences to the land of Oz

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland Regional High School drama club wants to take audiences somewhere over the rainbow next weekend with its production of “The Wizard of Oz.” The show…