Tag Archives: Prospect

Library seeks artists for exhibits

PROSPECT — The Prospect Library is seeking area artists interested in exhibiting their artwork at the library in 2017. The art would be displayed in the main reading room, which…

Police charge landlord following dispute

PROSPECT — Police arrested a landlord in town who is accused of turning off the utilities of an elderly tenant. Martin Rutt, 61, of 108 Cook Road, Prospect, was arrested…

Health district proposal has towns queasy

A proposal to merge health departments in the state has raised concerns among local officials. “The state of Connecticut can’t even manage their own budget and now it wants to…

Ceremony celebrates Woodland history, community

PROSPECT — A lot can happen in 16 years — two state football titles, one Connecticut teacher of the year, 14 graduating classes, an endearing tradition of the spirit shovel…

Accident closes part of Route 69

PROSPECT — Route 69 was closed between Route 68 and Center Street Tuesday afternoon after a flatbed tractor-trailer struck a utility pole. At about 1:30 p.m., the truck was heading…

Region 16 ready to roll out one-to-one program

REGION 16 — When the 2018-19 school year begins in Region 16, every student in grades six through 12 will have their own Chromebook to use in class — that’s…

Initiative funds Region 16 proposals 

REGION 16 — A dozen proposals were funded this year under Region 16’s innovative grant initiative. The initiative was started by the Region 16 Board of Education, which oversees schools…

Towns to kick off the holiday season

The towns of Prospect, Beacon Falls, and Naugatuck are planning to ring in the holiday season this weekend. Beacon Hose Company No. 1 will get Beacon Falls in the holiday…

Prospect police investigating break-ins

PROSPECT — Police are investigating a daytime burglary of a home on Scott Road. Police reported someone broke into the house at 171 Scott Road on Nov. 22 by forcing…

Drama club takes cue from history

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland Regional High School drama club will take audiences back to a time when accusations of witchcraft led to hysteria and death. The club’s production of…