Tag Archives: book

Jerry Labriola

Borough writer releases 11th book

NAUGATUCK — Dr. Jerry Labriola hasn’t stopped writing prescriptions since he retired 14 years ago. Only now, he prescribes thrillers. The Naugatuck native has written 11 books in those 14…

Woodland math teacher and former Marine Craig Skigen talks about his experience in the military at Region 16's final One Region, One Book event.

Final chapter for ‘One Region, One Book’

BEACON FALLS – For Sgt. Helman Roman, war didn’t just change his outlook on life. It made his friends and family appreciate things they used to take for granted at…


Vet shares story with Region 16 students

BEACON FALLS — Every veteran has his or her story. Vietnam veteran Rev. John Clarke shared his story with Region 16 students, parents and residents on Dec. 16 as part…

Prospect author Kimberly Fox reads from her latest novel, “To be a Star.”

Prospect author spins ‘Star’ novel

PROSPECT — Local author Kimberly Fox draws on her own experience for inspiration. Her third novel, “To be a Star,” released Dec. 3, takes place in western New York, near…

The Things They Carried

Region 16 launches new reading program

BEACON FALLS — Region 16 has kicked off its newest reading program, “One Region, One Book.” The program was brainstormed over the summer and earlier this fall by Woodland Regional…

Prospect author John Altson says his love of animals has been with him all his life.

Local author publishes childrens’ book

PROSPECT — What do coatis, aardvarks and okapis have in common? Not much, but Prospect author John Altson is sure he’s found a common thread—they’re not animals covered by most…