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Stiff opposition grounds Beacon Falls land management ordinance

BEACON FALLS – A new land management ordinance was shot down Monday night in a town hall vote. The Conservation Commission drafted the ordinance in an effort to protect open…

Lioness Club of Beacon Falls scholarship available

The Lioness Club of Beacon Falls is now accepting applications for its $1,000 college scholarship to be awarded to a female graduating from an area high school in 2011 whose…

No liquor sales on Sunday just fine with area package stores

As state lawmakers gear up for another push to repeal the ban on Sunday alcohol sales, some local liquor store owners would prefer to keep their doors closed. “We don’t…

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Selectman calls for full-time change

BEACON FALLS — Selectman Michael Krenesky called for changes that would make the First Selectman a full-time position with appropriate pay and benefits. “I believe that we need to have…

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School year grows longer with each cancellation

As inch after inch of snow piles up across the region, snow days have been adding up just as fast for area students. This winter has seen a higher than…

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Towns plow through snow budgets

Naugatuck, Prospect, and Beacon Falls have all blown through most of their snow budgets with the 50 inches of snow that slammed the region in January. “We were very low…

Beacon Falls Town Hall delayed opening Thursday

Beacon Falls Town Hall will have a delayed opening tomorrow, Thursday Jan. 27 .  Town Hall will be be open from noon to 7:30 p.m.  Town Hall personnel are requested…

Beacon Falls Fire Chief wants to expand bond package

Beacon Falls Fire Chief Mike Pratt is collecting signatures for a petition to include all items proposed by the Board of Selectmen Oct. 26 on the current bond package. Pratt…

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Beacon Hose Co. No. 1 hopes to hire additional EMR/firefighter

Beacon Hose Company No. 1 is looking to hire a second daytime emergency medical responder/firefighter, Fire Chief Michael Pratt told the Beacon Falls Board of Selectmen last week. The company’s…

Kindergarten registration

BEACON FALLS-Laurel Ledge School will hold kindergarten registration Monday, Jan. 24 through Friday, Jan. 28 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Registration is open to those children who will turn…