Tag Archives: Beacon Falls


Brush fire burns woods

BEACON FALLS — A brush fire burned more than an acre of woodlands off of Skokorat Road Monday. Beacon Hose Company No. 1 members, who were in the area, noticed…


Ad seeking ZEO ruffles feathers

BEACON FALLS — An ad looking for a zoning enforcement officer has left some upset in town. Building Inspector James Tucciarone served as the town’s zoning enforcement officer on an…


Trucks causing headaches for village residents

BEACON FALLS — Some residents have a message for truck drivers going to or from Pinesbridge Industrial Park: Don’t drive through Pond Spring Village. Members of the Pond Spring Village…


Plan addresses compliance issues

BEACON FALLS — A random facility review by federal regulators this spring left Region 16 with 18 mostly minor compliance issues to address at Woodland Regional High School. Director of…


Beacon Hose reports August calls

BEACON FALLS — Beacon Hose Company No. 1 responded to 51 emergency medical calls and 13 fire calls in August, the company reported. Beacon Hose also conducted training in water…


Annual campaign begins as needs grow

NAUGATUCK — For most, Alice could be a sister, a mother or a cousin. For the United Way of Naugatuck and Beacon Falls, ALICE has a much different meaning. The…


Beacon Falls transfer station set to open

BEACON FALLS — The town’s transfer station will be open on Sept. 24. The transfer station, located at 401 Lopus Road, will be open from 6 a.m. to 1:30 p.m….


Selectmen opt to stick with trooper program

BEACON FALLS — The town will stay with the Connecticut State Police Resident State Trooper program for the foreseeable future. Officials have been considering cutting ties with the resident state…


Runners step up to aid Fisher House

BEACON FALLS — Woodland Regional High School Principal Kurt Ogren wasn’t planning on running in the annual Army Ten-Miler this year. Then he got a phone call from Kevin Creed,…


Beacon Falls author turns pen to fiction

BEACON FALLS — After baring her life in her first book, local author Liz Falzone has turned her attention to fiction. Falzone published her second book, “Flutters of Evil,” this…