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Beacon Falls Fire Chief wants to expand bond package

Beacon Falls Fire Chief Mike Pratt is collecting signatures for a petition to include all items proposed by the Board of Selectmen Oct. 26 on the current bond package. Pratt…

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Beacon Hose Co. No. 1 hopes to hire additional EMR/firefighter

Beacon Hose Company No. 1 is looking to hire a second daytime emergency medical responder/firefighter, Fire Chief Michael Pratt told the Beacon Falls Board of Selectmen last week. The company’s…

Kindergarten registration

BEACON FALLS-Laurel Ledge School will hold kindergarten registration Monday, Jan. 24 through Friday, Jan. 28 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Registration is open to those children who will turn…

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School officials look to state to fill ECS hole

With federal stimulus aid set to run out in July, local school officials are hoping the state comes through to make up the difference. Naugatuck superintendent John Tindall-Gibson and Board…

Woodland women’s group aids tomorrow’s leaders

BEACON FALLS – Two Prospect teens earned unique opportunities in leadership and volunteering thanks to the first ever scholarships awarded by the Woodland for Women Worldwide organization. Sara Hughes, a…

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A look ahead – what to expect from Region 16 schools in 2011

Region 16 Schools New elementary to replace outdated buildings A newly-formed building committee will look at options for a new school on Talmadge Hill off of Route 69 in Prospect….

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A look ahead – what to expect in Beacon Falls in 2011

Town leaders in Naugatuck, Prospect, and Beacon Falls all echoed the same manta – We’ll do the best we can with what little we have. With the economy seemingly at…

Giving’s in vogue for Beacon Falls clothing company

WATERBURY — Room after room, the routine was the same Dec. 22 at Wilson Elementary School. Santa Claus — also known as Robert Birrell — charged in wearing his trademark…

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Vet shares story with Region 16 students

BEACON FALLS — Every veteran has his or her story. Vietnam veteran Rev. John Clarke shared his story with Region 16 students, parents and residents on Dec. 16 as part…

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Decision to raze Lewis house faces opposition

The battle over the future of the Tracy Lewis house in Beacon Falls rages on despite a 2-1 vote Monday by the Board of Selectman to demolish it immediately. Selectman…