Tag Archives: Beacon Falls

Beacon Falls transfer station to open

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

Foundation hosting Give Local challenge

The Connecticut Community Foundation’s annual online giving challenge returns next week. Give Local Greater Waterbury & Litchfield Hills is a 36-hour online community giving challenge to support nonprofit organizations within…

Races, riverfest on tap in Beacon Falls   

BEACON FALLS — Runners and plastic ducks will be put to the test the first weekend of May. The 2nd annual Jill’s Race for MS is set for May 6…

Hazardous waste, paint to be collected

Household hazardous waste and paint will be collected Saturday at Southbury Town Hall, 501 Main St. South, in Southbury. The Household Hazardous Waste and Paint Collection Day is open to…

Plots available in community garden

BEACON FALLS — Applications are available for plots this season in the Beacon Falls Community Garden. The community garden is located on town property on Wolfe Avenue. The 10-foot-by-20-foot plots…

Selectmen approach proposal with caution

BEACON FALLS — Officials are cautiously looking into a way to streamline operations in the land use office. The town’s building inspector, Jim Baldwin, is also a qualified zoning enforcement…

Vendors sought for Riverfest in Beacon Falls

BEACON FALLS — The Lions and Lioness clubs are seeking vendors to participate in the 17th annual Duck Race and Riverfest. The event is May 7 at the firehouse, 35…

Slideshow: Easter egg hunt

Beacon Hose Company No. 1 hosted its annual Easter egg hunt April 8 at Matthies Park in Beacon Falls. Children from town in elementary school and younger hunted through the…

Board dismisses complaint against finance chair

BEACON FALLS — The Ethics Board last week dismissed a complaint filed against Board of Finance Chairman Joe Rodorigo. According to the minutes of the April 5 meeting, the board…

Fire destroys detached garage in Beacon Falls

BEACON FALLS — A blaze destroyed a detached garage on Blackberry Hill Road early Sunday morning, but firefighters were able to save a nearby house from the same fate. Beacon…