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Legislators to host town hall meeting

PROSPECT — State Sen. Joe Markley (R-16) and state Rep. Lezlye Zupkus (R-89) will host a town hall meeting in Prospect to discuss the 2015 legislative session. The meeting is…

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Draft blight ordinance under further review

PROSPECT — The town’s proposed blight ordinance could undergo some changes before coming to the public again. The Town Council held a public hearing on the proposed ordinance on Jan….

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Library to feature artwork

PROSPECT — The Prospect Library will feature artwork by Jean Hofier in February. Hofier will display her artwork, which utilizes a variety of mediums. Her paintings of animals feature the…

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Superintendent holding open house

REGION 16 — Region 16 Superintendent of Schools Michael Yamin will hold an open house Saturday. The open house is from 9 to 11 a.m. at the district office, 207…

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Council looking at salaries

PROSPECT — The Town Council is reviewing the salaries and job descriptions of some elected officials. Town Council Chairman Thomas Galvin said the council typically bases the salary and raises…

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Trust accepting scholarship applications

Applications are now being accepted for the Camille B. Perugini Charitable Trust annual scholarship. The scholarship is available to all Naugatuck, Prospect, Beacon Falls, Wolcott and local area high school…

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Towns prep for storm

As snow begins to fall, the area is bracing for what meteorologists expect to be a fast-moving blizzard that could bring up to 3 feet of snow in some areas…

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Public opinion split on ordinance

PROSPECT — A public hearing on a draft blight ordinance drew a crowd Tuesday night. About 40 people showed up for the hearing on the proposed ordinance, which would define…

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Board awards contract for program

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education turned to a familiar Beacon Falls company to run a before and afterschool program at the new Prospect Elementary School. The…

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Region 16 conducting preschool screenings

REGION 16 — Region 16 has announced the preschool screening date for the 2015-16 school year. Beacon Falls and Prospect children who will turn 4 years old by Dec. 31,…