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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…

Gov. Dannel Malloy

State budget spares towns for now

Last week, legislators in Hartford passed a $40.1 billion budget for the next two years that offers painful labor cuts and tax increases but leaves municipalities largely unscathed. “The overriding,…

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Beacon Falls pares down budget after failed referendum

BEACON FALLS – The Joint Boards of Finance and Selectmen poured over each line in the budget late into Tuesday night after voters sent them back to the table following…

Naugatuck River race results

The following are the results of the 4th annual Naugatuck Valley River Race: Town vs. Town Canoe 1st Place Team-Bill Mis and Dominick Sorentino of Beacon Falls; Time 1:15:38 2nd…