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Commission looking to amend regulations

BEACON FALLS — The Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a public hearing next week on a proposed amendment to the zoning regulations. The public hearing is Oct. 18 at…

Church to dedicate project

BEACON FALLS — The Beacon Falls Congregational Church is holding a ceremony to dedicate its “Access for All” project on Sunday. The dedication will follow the 10 a.m. mass at…

Loans available to aid those affected by May storms

Loans through the U.S. Small Business Administration are available to assist homeowners, small businesses and nonprofits in the aftermath of the May 15 tornadoes and severe storms that hit Connecticut….

Beacon Hose hosting first Octoberfest

BEACON FALLS — The inaugural Beacon Hose Octoberfest will take place Oct. 20 from 11 a.m. until 7 p.m. at the firehouse, 35 North Main St. The event will include…

Forum brings candidates, students together

BEACON FALLS — Politicians and students came together last Thursday at Woodland Regional High School to share ideas and debate important issues. Woodland hosted an information forum for gubernatorial and…

Buses running in place of trains

WATERBURY — Substitute buses are running in place of trains on the Waterbury branch of Metro-North Railroad this week. The buses mimic the regular weekday train schedule but leave each…

Naugatuck River rebounding year after spill

WATERBURY — After a massive sewage spill last October, Naugatuck River Revival Group founder Kevin Zak and his wife pulled on wading boots and headed into the river. The river…

Beacon Hose hosting open house

BEACON FALLS — Fire Prevention Week is next week, and Beacon Hose Company No. 1 will celebrate the occasion by hosting its annual open house on Oct. 10 from 6…

Beacon Hose holding cornhole tournament

BEACON FALLS — Beacon Hose Company No. 1 will host its fourth annual Beacon-Holio Cornhole Tournament on Oct. 14 from 11 a.m. until 6 p.m. at the firehouse, 35 North…

Finance board rejects company’s second attempt at incentive

BEACON FALLS — A company’s second attempt at applying for a tax incentive didn’t get off the ground. The Board of Finance last week unanimously voted to deny an application…