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Keeping up with park a matter of money

BEACON FALLS — Take a trip to Matthies Park. Smell the pines, see the landscape, dip a toe in the water. Then sit on the cement bridge that faces the…

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Inaugural cardboard boat race sets sail

BEACON FALLS — The town’s inaugural Cardboard Boat Regatta pushed off from being a dream to a reality last Saturday. The race, which took place on Carrington Pond at Matthies…

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Sink or race

Cardboard Boat Regatta coming to Beacon Falls BEACON FALLS — The Parks and Recreation Commission wants to see if it can float a new kind of boat race. On July…

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Town seeks historic recognition for Matthies House

BEACON FALLS — Matthies Park offers residents a chance to hike, boat, escape civilization, and view an old house on a lake. That house, which belonged to Bernard H. Matthies,…

Trails day includes bike ride at Matthies Park

BEACON FALLS — On Saturday, the Connecticut Forest & Park Association is hosting a family bicycle ride at Matthies Park. The event is one of many events going on around…

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A look ahead – what to expect in Beacon Falls in 2011

Town leaders in Naugatuck, Prospect, and Beacon Falls all echoed the same manta – We’ll do the best we can with what little we have. With the economy seemingly at…

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Pond will dry up without repairs

BEACON FALLS — Town officials fear Carrington Pond at Matthies Memorial Park will become a swamp if hundreds of thousands of dollars are not invested into repairs of the artificial…