Tag Archives: Beacon Falls

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Program eyed for gifted students

REGION 16 — In an effort to ensure all students are given an opportunity to reach their full potential, Region 16 is moving toward the implementation of a talented and…

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Hearing held on FOI complaint

Officials argued their cases Monday related to a Freedom of Information complaint filed by Beacon Falls First Selectman Chris Bielik against the Region 16 Board of Education. The complaint centers…

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Region 16, teachers union agree to contract

REGION 16 — Teachers in Region 16 have a new three-year contract. The Region 16 Board of Education, which oversees schools in Beacon Falls and Prospect, approved the contract with…

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Beacon Falls home burglarized

BEACON FALLS — Police are investigating the burglary of a home on Wolfe Avenue. The burglary, which occurred at 10 Wolfe Ave., was reported on the morning of Jan. 22….

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Conroy announces run for re-election

BEACON FALLS — Democrat Theresa Conroy is hoping to continue her work representing the 105th House District. “I feel I am the best person in the district to go up…

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Selectmen OK tax plan for energy park

BEACON FALLS — If built, the proposed Beacon Falls Energy Park would mean nearly $50 million in tax revenue for the town over the next 22 years. The Board of…

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Beacon Falls welcomes home vet

BEACON FALLS — Clutching tiny American flags and cheering at the top of their lungs, community first responders and dignitaries gave a warm welcome to an Army National Guard soldier…

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Health district receives accreditation

SEYMOUR — Naugatuck Valley Health District has achieved national accreditation through the Public Health Accreditation Board. The national accreditation program, jointly supported by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention…

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Audit shows $1.4M school budget surplus

REGION 16 — For the second straight time, the Region 16 school budget ended with an unreserved year-end balance of more than $1 million. An audit of the $39.7 million…

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Beacon Hose reports December calls

BEACON FALLS — Beacon Hose Company No. 1 reported that it responded to 42 emergency medical service calls and 10 fire calls in December, and requested mutual fire aid once….