Tag Archives: Beacon Falls


River Fest ready to return

BEACON FALLS — Kayaks, canoes and rubber ducks are getting ready to share the Naugatuck River again during the annual River Fest. The festival will take place May 3. The…


Police to collect unwanted drugs

Naugatuck and state police are participating in a national drug takeback program later this month. The seventh National Drug Take Back Day for unwanted or unused prescription drugs is April…


Transfer station to open

BEACON FALLS — The transfer station will be open April 26 from 6 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Proof of residence stickers must be on the windshield of vehicles when going…


Letter: Nature improves quality of life

To the editor, There might be no better time than a Saturday in spring to get out and enjoy the rural beauty of Beacon Falls. Whether it be hiking through…


Letter: First Selectman talks Beacon Falls

To the editor, After a long wait that seemed like it would take forever, spring seems to have finally broken out. I think we’ve all earned some warm, sunny days…


The gold standard

Woodland Student Council earns national recognition BEACON FALLS — After a year’s worth of work, the Woodland Regional Student Council has earned an accolade that only 200 schools across the…


Foundation awards grants

WATERBURY — The Connecticut Community Foundation recently awarded its first round of 2014 grants to area nonprofits. The funding came from funds established by area donors and totaled over $423,000….


Officials send budget to hearing

BEACON FALLS — Town officials have approved a 2014-15 budget proposal to send to a public hearing later this month. The proposed 2014-15 municipal budget is $6.21 million, which is…


Slideshow: Play ball

The Robert A. Cole Little League in Beacon Falls and Naugatuck’s Peter J. Foley Little League celebrated opening day with ceremonies on April 12 and April 13 respectively. PHOTOS BY…


Voters OK appropriation for upgrades

REGION 16 — By a 60-vote margin, voters in Beacon Falls and Prospect approved the appropriation of $1,955,000 for security improvements in Region 16 at a referendum April 10. The…