Tag Archives: Beacon Falls

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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…

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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….

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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,…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…