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Beacon Falls news

Firefighters extinguish car fire on Route 8

BEACON FALLS — No one was injured when an SUV caught fire on Route 8 Wednesday evening, but the vehicle is a total loss. Beacon Hose Co. No. 1 Fire…

Waiting game for Valley fire training school continues  

BEACON FALLS — Nearly 20 years after the Valley fire school closed, firefighters in the valley are still looking for a place to call home. The former Valley fire school…

Selectmen want voters validated at town meetings

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectmen is looking to formalize a practice of validating voters at town meetings, but whose duty it would be to check voters remains up…

Beacon Hose reports May calls

BEACON FALLS — Beacon Hose Co. No. 1 responded to 50 EMS calls and 17 fire calls in May, the company reported. The department also responded to two fire mutual…

Hazardous waste, paint to be collected

WOLCOTT — The Naugatuck Valley Council of Governments and participating towns are sponsoring a Household Hazardous Waste and Paint Collection Day on Saturday. The event will run from 8 a.m….

Beacon Falls hosting Family Day

BEACON FALLS — The town’s annual Family Day event is set for Saturday. The activities start with a Canoe/Kayak and Kan Jam from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Matthies…

Woodland alumna gets wish granted

NAUGATUCK — An unexpected phone call landed Veronica Moscariello on a trip to Belize through the through the Connecticut branch of the Make-A-Wish Foundation in June. “I didn’t fully believe it…

Positions open for Democratic nomination in Beacon Falls 

BEACON FALLS — The Beacon Falls Democratic Town Committee issued a reminder that several local positions are up for election in November and open for nominations. There is one opening…

Police charge man with Beacon Falls bank robbery

BEACON FALLS — State police charged a 40-year-old Milford man Monday in connection to the robbery of the Liberty Bank branch in town in May. Police arrested Michael Timothy Alldredge…

Firefighters put out motorcycle fire

BEACON FALLS — Firefighters quickly doused a motorcycle that caught fire at a home on Rimmon Hill Road Monday night. Beacon Hose Co. No. 1 responded to a motorcycle fire…