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From left, Selectman Chris Bielik, and Board of Education members Wendy Oliveira and Sheryl Feducia listen to the Beacon Falls results for the Region 16 school referendum Tuesday night at Laurel Ledge School. The referendum failed in Beacon Falls, but passed overall due to support in Prospect.

Region 16 project passes referendum test

Overwhelming support by Prospect voters carried Tuesday’s referendum on the proposed school building project in Region 16 to success. The referendum passed by a count of 1,239 to 1,084. “Terrific….

Norah Dreher, 8, shows Melissa Costanzo her washable marker experiment. Dreher used five different brands of washable markers to make drawings and see which ones actually washed out, as promised. The t-shirt with Elmers Paintastics, shown here, never washed out. Others disappeared after the first cycle. “I love art and I like drawing,” Dreher said.

Little Einsteins

PROSPECT – Third graders at Algonquin Elementary School reaped the fruits of two months experimentation at the school’s 16th annual science fair. About 110 students from five classrooms presented their…