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Beacon Falls news

Naugatuck woman flips car on Route 8

BEACON FALLS-An accident on Route 8 in Beacon Falls sent two women to the hospital. According to a state police accident report, shortly before 2:30 a.m. on Feb. 23 Randi…

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Woodland’s Geary loses locks for good cause

BEACON FALLS — The buzzing of an electric razor was getting louder and closer to Paul Geary’s head. He had just seconds left to savor the attachment to his iconic…

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Beacon Falls grand list grows 1.6 percent

BEACON FALLS — Given the troubling economy, town officials weren’t anticipating much if any growth in the town’s Grand List. So, when the 2010 Grand List rose 1.6 percent, it…

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Beacon Falls fundraiser electrifying

BEACON FALLS-The Citizens for Tomorrow’s Downtown is putting a charge into fundraising, one kilowatt at a time. Founded 15 years ago, Citizens for Tomorrow’s Downtown is a non-political, civic minded…

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Region 16 budget increase dropping

What started as a 6.25 percent increase in Region 16’s school budget for next year quickly fell to a 3.93 percent increase. The Region 16 Board of Education began its…

State police investigating Beacon Falls thefts

State police are investigating two recent thefts in Beacon Falls. On Feb. 15, state police from Troop I in Bethany responded to Woodland Regional High School for a complaint of…

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Woodland to boast Hall of Fame

PROSPECT — Although Woodland Regional High School is only 10 years old, there’s no shortage of people who have made their mark on the Hawks’ nest. In an effort to…

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Fire company garners grant

BEACON FALLS – When voters go to the polls March 1, they’ll have one less item to consider. Thanks to a grant from the Assistance to Firefighter Grants (AFG), Beacon…

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…