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Beacon Falls news

Health district offering free radon test kits

SEYMOUR — The Naugatuck Valley Health District is offering free home radon test kits to residents of Ansonia, Beacon Falls, Derby, Naugatuck, Seymour and Shelton. Radon is a naturally occurring…

Youth theater company to present ‘Annie KIDS’

BEACON FALLS — The Beacon Falls Youth Theater Company will present two performances of “Annie KIDS” this weekend. Over 30 students in grades one through eight from the Region 16…

Firefighters respond to accident, car fire on Route 8

BEACON FALLS — A three-car accident on Route 8 south in Beacon Falls was quickly followed by a two-car accident and a car fire in the northbound lanes Monday afternoon….

Thieves targeting mail in collection boxes

PROSPECT — The town has seen a recent spike in mail thefts from U.S. Postal Service collection boxes. Prospect Resident State Trooper Timothy Van Deventer said mail has been stolen…

Legislators ask Lamont for toll forum in Naugatuck Valley

HARTFORD — Some Republican legislators from the Naugatuck Valley are asking Gov. Ned Lamont to hold an open meeting on highway tolls in the region. Lamont is scheduled to attend…

Beacon Hose douses car fire

BEACON FALLS — Firefighters quickly doused a car fire on Route 8 south near the Seymour line Thursday morning. Beacon Hose Co. No. 1 responded to a car on fire…

Longtime Beacon Falls assistant tax collector retires

BEACON FALLS — Linda Holt retired Dec. 31 after 26 years as the town’s assistant tax collector. Holt celebrated her retirement with town officials and employees at a small party…

Honor roll: Woodland Regional High School

The following students made the honor roll at Woodland Regional High School for the first quarter of the 2019-20 school year: High honor Grade 12 Nora Ameti Kelly Arnold Kyle…

Region 16 announces kindergarten registration

PROSPECT — Prospect Elementary School and Laurel Ledge Elementary School will hold kindergarten registration from Jan. 27 through Jan. 31. On these dates, parents can pick up a packet of…

Beyond the walls of Woodland

State honor affords Hatch-Geary opportunity to have broader impact on education BEACON FALLS — Since being named Connecticut Teacher of the Year in November, Meghan Hatch-Geary’s life has changed both…