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Prospect news

Board awards contract for AC work at Woodland

REGION 16 — If everything goes as planned, most of Woodland Regional High School will have air conditioning when the new school year starts in the fall. The Region 16…

Superintendent hosting panel discussion

REGION 16 — Region 16 Superintendent of Schools Michael Yamin will host a panel discussion on Jan. 27. The panel discussion starts at 9:30 a.m. at district office, 30 Coer…

Plan includes world language for elementary students 

REGION 16 — Region 16 took its first step in offering world languages to elementary students last school year. If everything goes as planned, the district will take a couple…

Christmas tree bonfire postponed

PROSPECT — The Volunteer Fire Department of Prospect’s Christmas tree bonfire set for Saturday has been postponed due to the forecast of rain. The bonfire is now Jan. 20 at…

Prospect hosting Christmas tree bonfire

Editor’s note: The bonfire was postponed from Jan. 13 to Jan. 20. This story has been updated to reflect the new date for the bonfire. PROSPECT — The town will…

Region 16 announces kindergarten registration

REGION 16 — Prospect Elementary School and Laurel Ledge Elementary School will hold kindergarten registration from Jan. 22 through Jan. 26. On these dates, parents can pick up a packet…

Town committee sponsoring snow sculpture contest

PROSPECT — The Republican Town Committee is sponsoring a town-wide snow sculpture and decorating contest. Prospect residents can email a picture of their snow sculpture or decoration to brendaleemartin@sbcglobal.net. Include…

Region 16 putting greater focus on science

REGION 16 — With new national science standards on the horizon, Region 16 officials are looking to get the most out of the new, but minimally-used, science labs at the…

Municipal leaders look to the year ahead

Local leaders have a lot on their plate and a lot to look forward to as they begin the new year. In Naugatuck, Mayor N. Warren “Pete” Hess said there…

Chesprocott Health District offering radon testing

CHESHIRE — The Chesprocott Health District is offering free radon testing to residents in its coverage area, including Prospect. Radon is a naturally occurring, radioactive gas released in rock, soil…