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Beacon Falls news

About 40 people gathered to hear a presentation about new paving equipment that could save Beacon Falls over $2 million.
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Residents raise concerns over paving equipment

BEACON FALLS — Representatives from Angelo Benedetti, Inc. met with town residents Tuesday to explain the benefits of their asphalt recycling system.   The Joint Boards of Selectman and Finance…

Region 16 survey discovers teens want to be heard

BEACON FALLS — Building self-esteem. Encouraging parents to talk to their children. Improving student relationships with the community. These key steps and more came out of a survey taken of…

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Beacon Falls moving forward with streetscape plan

BEACON FALLS — A streetscape project nine years in the making may finally be coming to fruition. The Joint Board of Finance and Selectmen voted May 17 to fund the…

Region 16 school board ponders shift to full-day kindergarten

BEACON FALLS — The Region 16 building project could bring more than new bricks and mortar to the school district. The project could usher in a fundamental change in kindergarten…

Beacon Falls Board of Finance Chair Chris Bielik discusses the town budget Tuesday night.
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Beacon Falls officials trim budget proposal, send it back to referendum

BEACON FALLS – A $19.16 million town budget will be heading back to referendum May 31. The Joint Boards of Finance and Selectmen voted to approve a budget with a…

Presentation on drugs coming to Woodland

BEACON FALLS — The Region 16 Prevention Task Force is sponsoring a presentation on drugs Thursday, May 19. The topic of the presentation is “Alcohol and Drugs in Our Own…

Donations sought for Friends’ spring sale

BEACON FALLS — The Friends of Beacon Falls Library are now accepting donations of books, CDs, DVDS and audio books for its annual spring book and media sale, June 3…

Talks between Beacon Falls, unions hinge on email

BEACON FALLS — As town boards work to finish a revised town budget for next year, the town and unions are trying to reach concessions. Talks between the town and…

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Woodland Hall of Fame inaugural class set

BEACON FALLS — There are some things in life that just don’t happen that much—perfect weather for a week of vacation, the whole family looking dapper for a portrait, or…

Board of Finance member Louis Krepinevick believes this equipment could save Beacon Falls money on road resurfacing for years to come.
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Finance official making another push to buy equipment

BEACON FALLS — In March, voters approved two out of three items on a proposed bond package. Now, Board of Finance member Louis Krepinevich is taking another run at getting…