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Beacon Falls news

Winter protection program ends May 1

BERLIN–Connecticut Light & Power (CL&P) and Yankee Gas reminded customers that the companies’ Winter Protection Program for 2010-2011 is scheduled to end on May 1. CL&P and Yankee Gas customers…

Annual River Race returns to Beacon Falls

It’s spring. And in Beacon Falls, that means it’s time for the 4th Annual Naugatuck Valley River Race and Festival. In the four years since its inception, the race has…

Lisa DeGoes

Leader of Region 16 board moving to Netherlands

PROSPECT — After serving for more than three years on the Region 16 Board of Education, the chairwoman is resigning to move with her family overseas. Lisa M. DeGoes, 43,…

CCF sponsorships available to area non-profits

WATERBURY — The Connecticut Community Foundation (CCF) seeks applications for sponsorships from area non-profits or over-55 communities that are looking for support for a public event, program or symposium. CCF…

Chase Collegiate School to host college fair

WATERBURY — On April 21, from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Chase Collegiate School will host a College Fair. Approximately 70 colleges and universities will be in attendance. High school…

Police: Beacon Falls man charged after firing shots off porch

BEACON FALLS — A local man has been arrested after state police said he fired off two shots from his porch on Skokorat Road. There were no reported injuries, state…

Beacon Falls Rotary Club seeking host families

BEACON FALLS — The Beacon Falls Rotary Club, District 7980, is expanding its community outreach program and is seeking three families interested in hosting an exchange student during the 2011-2012…

Naugatuck Mayor Bob Mezzo, left, greets then gubernatorial candidate Dannel Malloy at the Naugatuck Fire House in November.
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State budget battle could leave towns strapped for cash

While Gov. Dannel Malloy and the legislators up in Hartford are wrestling with the state budget, local elected officials are trying to put together their municipal budgets. Malloy’s proposed two-year,…

Beacon Falls Budget Summary
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Beacon Falls budget filled with doubts

Movement underway to force referendum When the Beacon Falls Boards of Finance and Selectmen voted to send their $5.9 million municipal budget to a town hall vote last week, they…

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Region 16 school board backs $36.77 million budget

BEACON FALLS — After a lengthy public hearing and some last-minute cuts, the Region 16 Board of Education approved a $36.77 million budget for the 2011-2012 fiscal year. However, it…