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Tag Archives: Beacon Falls

School board, union agree on new deal

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education and the union that represents non-certified staff have agreed to a new, three-year contract. The board, which oversees schools in Beacon…

Region 16 announces kindergarten registration

REGION 16 — Prospect Elementary School and Laurel Ledge Elementary School will hold kindergarten registration Jan. 23 through Jan. 27. On these dates, parents can pick up a packet of…

Students, staff eager for one-to-one initiative

REGION 16 — Two students sit across from each other in history class, collaborating on a Google Document and conducting research in preparation for an upcoming debate. Two floors up,…

Legal opinion steadfast on proposed ordinance

BEACON FALLS — For the second time in seven months the Board of Selectmen received a legal opinion on a proposed addition to an ordinance. That opinion didn’t change the…

Update: Water main repaired in Beacon Falls

BEACON FALLS — A water main that broke on Fairfield Place this morning has been fixed. First Selectman Chris Bielik said he received an alert at about 2:30 p.m. from…

New faces in legislature

Nearly two months after they unseated their incumbent Democratic opponents on Election Day, freshmen Republican legislators George Logan and Nicole Klarides-Ditria were sworn into office. Logan, an Ansonia resident, defeated…

Health district offering free radon test kits

SEYMOUR — The Naugatuck Valley Health District has a limited number of free radon test kits available to residents of the towns covered by the district, including Beacon Falls and…

Committee picking up where project left off

BEACON FALLS — Officials have begun to lay out a path on how to move forward with building a new media and community center on town-owned property on Wolfe Avenue….

Coverage lapse leads to concerns

BEACON FALLS — In September, Project Purple founder and CEO Dino Verrelli accidentally tripped the alarm at the nonprofit organization’s office downtown. When he received a call from the alarm…

School buses involved in minor accident

BEACON FALLS — Slippery conditions led to a minor school bus accident Jan. 6 at Woodland Regional High School. The accident occurred as students were getting dropped off at the…