Tag Archives: Beacon Hose Company No.1


Beacon Hose starts incentive program

BEACON FALLS — Beacon Hose Company No. 1 is now offering an incentive for emergency medical services volunteers who respond to calls. Beacon Hose started an incentive-stipend program in March…


Slideshow: Fun and games

The sights, sounds and smells of carnivals have filled the air the past couple of weeks in Naugatuck and Beacon Falls. The St. Francis-St. Hedwig School Carnival was held June…


Brush fire appears suspicious

Blaze burned about 6 acres of state forest BEACON FALLS — A forest fire along Route 8 North that sent 30 firefighters rushing to extinguish is being investigated as suspicious….


Beacon Hose providing smoke detectors

BEACON FALLS — Beacon Hose Company No. 1 is running a smoke detector program. Beacon Hose will provide and install smoke detectors for Beacon Falls residents for free. The goal…


Former fire chief leaves lasting legacy

BEACON FALLS — Beacon Hose Company No. 1 mourned the loss of one of its own last week with the passing of former Chief Roger Brennan. “He’s a fabulous man,”…

Beacon Hose bringing Santa to town

BEACON FALLS — Beacon Hose Company No. 1 is offering its Bring Santa Home program again this year.  On Dec. 14 Santa Claus will visit homes in Beacon Falls, not…


Work on firehouse roof moving forward

BEACON FALLS — Beacon Hose Company No. 1 is poised to get a new roof on the firehouse before the end of the month. The roof has been leaking and…


Beacon Falls honors heroic residents

BEACON FALLS — For First Selectman Gerard Smith, the actions of residents Ken Battis and Tim Quinn characterize the town of Beacon Falls to a tee. “You guys epitomize what…


Beacon Hose to recognize residents

BEACON FALLS — Beacon Hose Company No. 1 and First Selectman Gerard Smith will honor two town residents Monday night for their actions during separate fires in September.   On…


Selectmen to ask voters to alter bond resolution

BEACON FALLS — Voters will be asked Monday night to amend a bond resolution so the town can move forward with purchasing a new fire truck sooner rather than later….