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Beacon Falls budget heads back to drawing board

BEACON FALLS – Taxpayers shot down a $5.9 million municipal budget by 51 votes at a referendum Tuesday. Only 823 of the town’s 3,220 registered voters turned out to voice…

Rose Hennessey, left, and Patti Bates check in voters Paul Merriman, right, and Deanna Merriman at Laurel Ledge Elementary School in Beacon Falls on Tuesday.
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Region 16 budget makes the grade

Prospect voters carried the $36.77 million budget for the Region 16 school system to success, despite the budget being rejected in Beacon Falls. Unofficial numbers showed the budget passed 783-659…

Candidates sought for Beacon Falls election

BEACON FALLS — The Beacon Falls Democratic Town Committee is looking for candidates interested in running for open elected positions on the 2011 Democratic ticket. Candidates are being sought for…

Car Cruise rolls down Church Street

NAUGATUCK — On Sunday, Church Street will look more like memory lane as the VFW Crusader Post 1946 hosts its 2nd annual Classic Car Cruise. Classic cars of all makes…

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From pennies to road races

Woodland women’s group lends a helping hand BEACON FALLS – Salsabil Luzeri, a junior at Woodland Regional High School, held up a pencil to Colleen Gabriel’s third-grade students. “What do…

State police hosting prescription drug collection

BETHANY — State police will be collecting unwanted prescription drugs on Saturday, April 30 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Troop I barracks, 631 Amity Road, Bethany. The…

Greene applauds committee approval of immunity bill

HARTFORD — State Rep. Len Greene (R-105) commended the legislature’s Judiciary Committee recently after it passed a compromise bill that would grant cities and towns immunity from lawsuits filed by…

Winter protection program ends May 1

BERLIN–Connecticut Light & Power (CL&P) and Yankee Gas reminded customers that the companies’ Winter Protection Program for 2010-2011 is scheduled to end on May 1. CL&P and Yankee Gas customers…

Annual River Race returns to Beacon Falls

It’s spring. And in Beacon Falls, that means it’s time for the 4th Annual Naugatuck Valley River Race and Festival. In the four years since its inception, the race has…

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Leader of Region 16 board moving to Netherlands

PROSPECT — After serving for more than three years on the Region 16 Board of Education, the chairwoman is resigning to move with her family overseas. Lisa M. DeGoes, 43,…