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Town officials looking for state aid to fix storm-damaged roads

BEACON FALLS — Beacon Falls will join Oxford and Seymour to apply for emergency aid from the state to fix roads damaged in a July 8 storm, according to First…

Region 16 joins magnet school tuition fight

PROSPECT —Region 16 has decided to take up arms with Region 10 in a legal battle over who’s responsible for paying part-time magnet school tuition. Earlier this year, the General…

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Smith to run for first selectman in Beacon Falls

BEACON FALLS — Former Selectman Gerard Smith wants to lead this town as its next first selectman. Smith, 49, who has switched his party affiliation from unaffiliated to Republican, announced…

Crisco calls for resolution on debt crisis

HARTFORD — State Sen. Joseph J. Crisco, Jr. (D-Woodbridge) yesterday urged members of Connecticut’s Congressional delegation, Gov. Dannel Malloy administration officials, legislative leaders in both parties, and constituents to join…

Hazardous waste collection set for July 16

Residents of Beacon Falls and Naugatuck can drop off their household hazardous waste at Kennedy High School in Waterbury next Saturday. A Household Hazardous Waste (HHW) Collection Day is scheduled…

Friends inviting community to ‘paint a duck’

BEACON FALLS — The Friends of Beacon Falls Library is holding its first ever “Paint-a-Duck” contest. The registration fee for the contest is $10, which includes the small rubber duck…

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Proposed ordinance changes going to a vote

BEACON FALLS — Three proposed ordinance changes will be the subject of a July 25 Town Hall meeting. A public hearing was held July 6 to debate the changes to…

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Historical society ‘tags’ Tracy Lewis House

BEACON FALLS — In a show of support for saving the Tracy S. Lewis House from the wrecking ball, the Beacon Falls Historical Society “tagged” the Wolfe Avenue home. “Our…

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Beacon Falls children raise funds for ambulance company

BEACON FALLS — Griffin Davis, 8, of United Day School proudly handed $530 over to Beacon Hose Co. No. 1 EMS Director Sean Cloney when his class visited the fire…

Crisco spreads message breast cancer screenings

HARTFORD — On July 5, State Sen. Joseph J. Crisco, Jr. (D-Woodbridge) hosted Taiwanese breast cancer specialist Dr. Pai-Jung Huang at the state Capitol. Huang is Medical Director of the…