Budget proposal keeps Region 16 spending flat

Shift in student population puts more of the burden on Prospect PROSPECT — Region 16 Superintendent of Schools Michael Yamin’s proposed 2020-21 school budget has...

Ceremony shines light on Women of Woodland

By Madison Lisowski, Citizen’s News BEACON FALLS — In recognition of International Women’s Month, Woodland Worldwide is celebrating seven women who demonstrate “The Woodland Way.” Woodland...

Gazebo committee reaches fundraising goal

NAUGATUCK — A new gazebo for the Naugatuck Green is on the way. The Naugatuck Town Green Gazebo Committee formed in 2018 with the goal...

Number of fatal overdoses spike in state

The number of fatal overdoses in the state reached 1,200 in 2019, the highest number ever as the scourge of fentanyl continues to claim...

Naugatuck Valley leaders make push for more Metro-North funding

HARTFORD — Leaders from the Naugatuck Valley last week pushed hard for additional state funding for the Waterbury branch line of the Metro-North Railroad. Naugatuck...

Borough BOE delves into budget proposal

NAUGATUCK — The starting point for the Board of Education’s 2020-21 budget is $65 million, which would increase the borough’s allocation for education by...

Naugatuck Lodge names Dowling Elk of the Year

NAUGATUCK — As a 30-year member of Naugatuck Elks Lodge 967, Kevin Dowling doesn’t volunteer for recognition, but he’ll be honored for his efforts...

Transfer leaves no surplus in Region 16’s 2018-19 budget

PROSPECT — A projected surplus in Region 16’s 2018-19 budget never came to fruition, and now Beacon Falls officials may have to go back...

Commission approves temporary recycling center 

NAUGATUCK — The borough is moving the recycling center to the former Risdon property on Andrew Avenue, at least temporarily. The Zoning Commission approved the...

Firms perform duplicate work for Beacon Falls road project

BEACON FALLS — Two engineering companies performed duplicate work last year to prepare for planned repairs to Beacon Valley Road. The project includes reclaiming and...

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