Category Archives: Beacon Falls

Beacon Falls news

Beacon Falls cancels Family Day fireworks

BEACON FALLS — Officials canceled the town’s summer fireworks show after plans to move the annual Family Day event downtown fell through. Traditionally, Family Day has been held in July…

Equipment stolen from bucket trucks

BEACON FALLS — Police are investigating the theft of thousands of dollars’ worth of equipment from the trucks of a tree company. Police reported a lengthy list of equipment was…

Beacon Hose reports service calls

BEACON FALLS — Beacon Hose Company No. 1 responded to 51 emergency medical service calls and 23 fire calls in April, the company reported. The company also provided fire mutual…

Board transfers management of Toby’s Pond

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectmen this month unanimously approved passing the management responsibility of Toby’s Pond to the Parks and Recreation Commission. Until this month, Open Space and Land…

Slideshow: WRHS Class of 2018

The Woodland Regional High School Class of 2018 graduated June 22. –PHOTOS BY CITIZEN’S NEWS

Opportunity, responsibility lie ahead for WRHS Class of 2018

BEACON FALLS — Emotions ran the gamut as the members of Woodland Regional High School’s Class of 2018 came together for their final night as high school students. “This is…

School board fills new administrative position

PROSPECT — The Region 16 Board of Education last week appointed Brian Fell as Woodland Regional High School’s athletic director/dean of discipline. Fell, who is an assistant principal and the…

Board takes next step toward armed guards in schools

PROSPECT — The concept of armed security guards in Region 16 schools is a step closer to reality. School officials have drafted a new policy to cover armed guards. The…

Four vying for 17th District

Primary to decide Democratic challenger State Sen. George Logan’s name will be on the ballot come November, but who his challenger will be in the race for the 17th senatorial…

Damage assessment

Beacon Falls, Naugatuck submit preliminary requests to FEMA Local officials have started to put a price tag on the damage done by last month’s powerful storm in hopes of reaping…