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NHS, WRHS graduation dates set

School officials in Naugatuck and Region 16 have approved the dates for graduation ceremonies this year. Naugatuck High School’s Class of 2014 will graduate June 24 at the Palace Theater,…


Prospect fencer ranks at the top

The bout was tied, 9-9. Next touch wins. This wasn’t an ordinary fencing competition. It was an international event in Minneapolis, Minn. It was for the North American Cup (NAC)…


Police to collect unwanted drugs

Naugatuck and state police are participating in a national drug takeback program later this month. The seventh National Drug Take Back Day for unwanted or unused prescription drugs is April…


5K to benefit St. Jude Children’s Hospital

PROSPECT — The first Save a Child 5K Run/Walk will be held May 3. All proceeds from the event will benefit St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. The race will begin…


Council approves budget proposal

PROSPECT — Following a public hearing on the proposed 2014-15 municipal budget, the voters will now have the final say on the spending plan. The Town Council hosted the hearing…


The gold standard

Woodland Student Council earns national recognition BEACON FALLS — After a year’s worth of work, the Woodland Regional Student Council has earned an accolade that only 200 schools across the…


Foundation awards grants

WATERBURY — The Connecticut Community Foundation recently awarded its first round of 2014 grants to area nonprofits. The funding came from funds established by area donors and totaled over $423,000….


Voters OK appropriation for upgrades

REGION 16 — By a 60-vote margin, voters in Beacon Falls and Prospect approved the appropriation of $1,955,000 for security improvements in Region 16 at a referendum April 10. The…


Relay for Life meeting in Prospect

PROSPECT — A team captain meeting for the Greater Waterbury Relay For Life will be held from 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Prospect Fire House on Route 69….


Academic accolades

Flormann completes leadership conference NORTHFIELD, Vt. — Prospect resident William Flormann, a student at Woodland Regional High School, completed the Youth Leadership Conference at Norwich University in late March. The…