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Police investigating damage to political sign

BEACON FALLS — A first selectman candidate filed a complaint with police last week after finding one of his campaign signs damaged. The roughly 4-foot-by-8-foot sign at the corner of…

Municipal leaders make push to free up infrastructure grants

HARTFORD — Town and city leaders urged a quick resolution to the impasse on the overdue state bonding package and the immediate release of local infrastructure grants once a two-year…

Officials continue push for Valley fire school funds

BEACON FALLS — Local officials are looking to keep the pressure on Gov. Ned Lamont when it comes to bonding funds to build a new Valley Fire Chiefs Regional Fire…

Cause of Beacon Falls blaze undetermined

BEACON FALLS — The investigation into a fire that destroyed a former meat-packing facility on Rimmon Hill Road concluded last week with the official cause of the blaze ruled undetermined….

Beacon Falls man sentenced for role in marijuana distribution ring

BEACON FALLS — A 34-year-old town man was sentenced to more than four years in federal prison Sept. 11 for his role in a major marijuana distribution ring that used…

Issues persist at school playground

BEACON FALLS — School officials have started locking the gate to the playground at Laurel Ledge Elementary School again after a child fell from the playscape, which officials believe someone…

Beacon Falls church to welcome autumn with festival

BEACON FALLS — St. Michael Church will usher in autumn with its 3rd annual Fall Festival. The festival is Sunday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the church, 25…

Vendors sought for shopping fair

BEACON FALLS — The Friends of Beacon Falls Library is seeking vendors for its 8th annual Holiday Shopping Fair. The fair is Nov. 16 from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m….

Analysis delves into property tax rates across state

HARTFORD — Property tax rates for homeowners and businesses are rising in dozens of municipalities across the state, according to an analysis released last week. The Connecticut Conference of Municipalities…

Board to hear assessment appeals

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Assessment Appeals will meet Sept. 16 from 7 to 9 p.m. to hear appeals of motor vehicle assessments. The meeting is in the assessor’s…