Update: Driver pronounced dead in Route 8 crash

BEACON FALLS — The driver of a 2004 Ford Escape was pronounced dead Monday morning at the scene of a one-car crash on Route...

Animal control officer under investigation

BY ANDREAS YILMA REPUBLICAN-AMERICAN BEACON FALLS — The town animal control officer has been placed on paid administrative leave and is being investigated after nearly 100...

Man who died near Beacon Falls Train Station identified

By Andreas Yilma Citizen's News BEACON FALLS -- Connecticut State Police have identified an elderly man who was found deceased near the Beacon Falls Train Station...

Region 16 board, school chief reach agreement on new contract

By Elio Gugliotti, Editor PROSPECT — The Region 16 Board of Education has given Superintendent of Schools Michael Yamin a new three-year contract. “As a board,...

Funeral homes balance safety with need for grieving

By Roger Cleaveland, Republican-American Funeral directors are working to balance safety amid the COVID-19 outbreak with the need for closure for family and friends of...

Lamont says restrictions could be eased by mid-March

By Paul Hughes, Republican-American Gov. Ned Lamont told the Waterbury Regional Chamber of Commence on Friday that he anticipates relaxing coronavirus-related restrictions in mid-March if...

Beacon Falls, Naugatuck residents team up to alter livestock rules

By Andreas Yilma Citizen's News Beacon Falls and Naugatuck residents now have a new set of livestock regulations to help guide them with animals. Cody Muth, a...

Rebimbas takes 21st District probate judge seat from Mariano

By Andreas Yilma Citizen's News NAUGATUCK -- Former senator and Republican challenger Rosa C. Rebimbas defeated Democratic incumbent Peter Mariano to secure the 21st Probate District...

Voters back Smith in Beacon Falls

By Andreas Yilma, Staff Writer BEACON FALLS — First Selectman Gerard Smith on Tuesday won his second straight term, and third overall, running the town. Smith...

Lamont renews COVID orders

By Paul Hughes, Republican-American HARTFORD — Gov. Ned Lamont moved Monday to renew a small number of his emergency orders as COVID-19 infections and hospitalizations...

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