Category Archives: Beacon Falls

Beacon Falls news

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…

Beacon Falls trash pickup pushed back

BEACON FALLS — Due to the Fourth of July, trash collection will be done on Saturday this week. Brush disposal will be open Friday from 6:30 a.m. to 2 p.m….

Beacon Falls nursery school celebrates 50th year

BEACON FALLS — Fifty classes of 4-year-olds have graduated from nursery school at United Day School, and one thing has always remained the same. “We are extremely family-friendly,” said Wendy…

Valley fire school funding gets caught up in politics

HARTFORD — A long planned fire training school for 22 Naugatuck Valley towns became tied up Wednesday in the running debate between Gov. Ned Lamont and Republicans on highway tolls…

Unconventional path led Hatch-Geary to teaching

BEACON FALLS — The path Meghan Hatch-Geary followed to becoming a teacher at Woodland Regional High School was an unconventional one. “I spent a long time searching for what career…

Attorney offers opinion on town meeting responsibilities

BEACON FALLS — In the opinion of Town Attorney Frederick Stanek, the responsibility of validating voters at a town meeting falls to the registrars of voters. Stanek provided that opinion…

Beacon Falls Library director submits resignation

BEACON FALLS — Beacon Falls Public Library Director Susan Dowdell submitted her resignation this month. In a June 12 letter to the Board of Selectmen, Dowdell said she’s accepted a…