Tag Archives: Beacon Falls

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Oliveira resigns from school board

REGION 16 — After seven years on the Region 16 Board of Education, Wendy Oliveira has resigned citing personal reasons. Oliveira, a Democrat from Beacon Falls, submitted her resignation letter…

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Filling the need

Volunteers step up to help local families NAUGATUCK — Dozens of volunteers from a variety of community groups on Sunday began a two-day process of filling cardboard boxes with meals…

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Registrars to hold audit

BEACON FALLS — The Registrars of Voters will conduct a post election audit Monday. The audit is at 9:30 a.m. in Town Hall, 10 Maple Ave. Members of the public…

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An encore for Beacon Falls actress

BEACON FALLS — When Rebekah Derrick glided onto the stage at the Warner Theater in Torrington it marked the end of a five-year performance hiatus for the actress. Her voice…

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United Way campaign on pace

NAUGATUCK — The United Way of Naugatuck and Beacon Falls’ 2014 fundraising campaign is heading down the homestretch. As of last week, the United Way had reached nearly 25 percent…

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Letter: The Connecticut way is to tax and spend

To the editor, Here we go again. If I understand your most recent article of Nov. 14 pertaining to the Beacon Falls wastewater treatment plant, Beacon Falls has just spent…

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Woodland makes AP honor roll

BEACON FALLS — Woodland Regional High School has made the College Board’s 5th Annual AP District Honor Roll. Woodland is one of 547 school districts in the U.S. and Canada…

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Two apply for consultant job

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectmen decided to move forward with interviews for the Economic Development Commission consultant position despite receiving little interest. The town received two applications for…

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Disabled train halts Waterbury Line

WATERBURY – The Metro-North Waterbury Line is out of service for an undetermined length of time after an air compressor failed on one of two morning peak trains Wednesday morning,…

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Pension error comes to light

BEACON FALLS — The town is working to correct an error that has resulted in at least half a dozen retired town employees not receiving the correct pensions. When the…