Tag Archives: Prospect


Full-day K focus of forum

BEACON FALLS — Parents, teachers and community members from Region 16 came together last week to hear about full-day kindergarten. The Region 16 Board of Education, which oversees schools in…


Zoners close hearing

Commission to decide on medical marijuana regulations PROSPECT — The Planning and Zoning Commission has closed the public hearing on proposed amendments regarding where a medical marijuana dispensary or production…


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…


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…


Library seeks artists

PROSPECT — The Prospect Library is looking for artists interested in exhibiting their work. The library will provide space in its community room for displays. The library is unable to…


Commission proposes medical marijuana regulations

PROSPECT — The Planning and Zoning Commission is trying to get ahead of the curve when it comes to medical marijuana. The commission is looking to make two amendments to…


Forum to discuss full-day K

REGION 16 — Kindergarteners in Region 16 could be going to school for a full day as soon as next year. The Region 16 Board of Education, which oversees schools…


Letter: Legislator appreciative of support

To the editor, Representing Bethany, Cheshire and Prospect in the legislature over the last two years was an honor, and I’m appreciative of the support I received on Election Day…


Scope change means new grant request

REGION 16 — If Region 16 officials eventually want to move forward with demolishing Algonquin School and building a district office on the site, they will have to submit a…


Voters send Zupkus back to Hartford

PROSPECT — As the vote tallies rolled in Tuesday night it quickly became apparent that Republican incumbent Lezlye Zupkus would be representing the 89th House District for a second term….