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Slideshow: WRHS graduation

Woodland Regional High School’s Class of 2019 graduated June 12 at the school in Beacon Falls. –PHOTOS BY ELIO GUGLIOTTI

Board awards bid for drainage work

BEACON FALLS — The town is moving forward with repairs to Skokorat Road, starting with fixing drainage issues. The Board of Selectmen last week awarded a bid for $47,000 to…

Woodland grads urged ‘to be the hope’  

BEACON FALLS — Woodland Regional High School Class of 2019 Valedictorian Bayan Galal learned many lessons from her parents — Egyptian immigrants who came to the United States to build…

Post seeks veterans for recognition program

BEACON FALLS — American Legion Post 25 is searching for Beacon Falls residents who served during World War II, Korea and Vietnam to honor them as part of a statewide…

Beacon Falls voters back town budget

BEACON FALLS — Voters overwhelmingly approved the 2019-20 town budget 76 to 22 June 5 at a town meeting. The nearly $7.2 million budget increases municipal spending by $375,076 or…

Board eliminates new aide position

PROSPECT — The Region 16 Board of Education voted last month to eliminate a newly-created instructional aide position. The 2019-20 budget for the region, which is comprised of Beacon Falls…

Beacon Hose ready for annual carnival

BEACON FALLS — The Beacon Hose Firemen’s Carnival and Parade is set for its 56th year. The carnival, a tradition that dates back to 1963, is Beacon Hose Co. No….

School board makes math lab permanent

PROSPECT — The math lab at Woodland Regional High School is now a permanent fixture at the school. The Region 16 Board of Education May 22 approved making Carissa Richardson…

Commission seeks to fill vacant seats

BEACON FALLS — The Conservation Commission is seeking two new commissioners for terms that expire in November 2021. The commission meets the second Tuesday of every month at 6:30 p.m….

Graduation ceremonies set for NHS, WRHS

Graduation ceremonies for Naugatuck High School and Woodland Regional High School are set for next week. The Naugatuck High School Class of 2019 will graduate June 10 on the turf…