Tag Archives: Beacon Falls


Town entrance gets makeover

BEACON FALLS — The entrance to town has a new, spruced up look. The grassy berm between the off and on ramps for Exit 24 on Route 8 received a…


Teen rows for U.S. team

BEACON FALLS — A Beacon Falls teen took to the water to represent America. Dibran Ambari, 16, was part of the 15-person United States rowing team in the Atlantic Challenge….


School chief hosting meet and greets

REGION 16 — Superintendent of School Michael Yamin will be conducting some “Meet and Greets” with various groups over the next few weeks. Yamin started as superintendent in the region,…


Contest to determine ‘Best Grapes’

BEACON FALLS — A local contest will find out who makes the best wine in the Naugatuck Valley. The Best Grapes in the Valley, Beacon Falls Rotary Club’s first wine…


New school chief on the job

REGION 16 — A new school year brings with it plenty of new faces. Among the new faces when Region 16 started class this month was Superintendent of Schools Michael…


Town honors life-saving actions

BEACON FALLS — The town commended members of Beacon Hose Company No. 1 Sept. 8 for their efforts to help save a young boy’s life over Labor Day weekend. On…


Lions president issues challenge to town

BEACON FALLS — A local man is using a national phenomenon as a springboard to help a hometown organization. William Mis, president of the Beacon Falls Lions Club, has challenged…


Town hopes to turn brownfield green

BEACON FALLS — Town and state officials are working to bring green energy to Beacon Falls. During the Board of Selectmen’s meeting Sept. 8, First Selectman Christopher Bielik said the…


Commuters want more trains

NAUGATUCK — Commuters who use Metro-North’s Waterbury branch line came out last week to air their grievances in hopes of getting of smoother ride. The Connecticut Commuter Rail Council and…


Board to hear appeals

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Assessment Appeals will meet on Sept. 22 in Town Hall to hear appeals related only to motor vehicle assessments on the Oct. 1, 2013…