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Renovations give library fresh look

BEACON FALLS — The Beacon Falls Public Library underwent a few cosmetic renovations last week. The library, which is on the third floor of Town Hall on Maple Avenue, was…

Honor roll: Woodland Regional High School

The following students made the honor roll at Woodland Regional High School for the first quarter of the 2018-19 school year. High honors Grade 12 Nia Allen Zachary Arisian Hana…

Towns to get into festive mood 

Naugatuck, Beacon Falls and Prospect will get into the holiday spirit sooner rather than later. Naugatuck is hosting its third annual Ion Bank/Light the Night Street Festival on Saturday. The…

Student charged after bringing BB gun to school

BEACON FALLS — Police arrested a Woodland Regional High School student last week after he brought a BB gun to school. Region 16 Superintendent of Schools Michael Yamin said school…

Dump truck driver extricated after crash

BEACON FALLS — Blackberry Hill Road was closed for more than four hours Monday afternoon, after a dump truck carrying a load of hot asphalt crashed into a tree off…

Beacon Hose bringing Santa to homes

BEACON FALLS — Beacon Hose Company No. 1 is running its annual Bring Santa Home campaign on Dec. 8. Beacon Falls residents interested in having Santa Claus visit their home…

Effort continues to save, move historic schoolhouse

BEACON FALLS — Officials are hoping to move the Rimmon Schoolhouse for the second time in its storied history. Town Historian Steve Ruhl, who is also chairman of Parks and…

New deal for teachers

Three-year contract expected to net savings for Region 16 PROSPECT — The Region 16 Board of Education and teachers’ union have reached an agreement on a new, three-year contract. “It’s…

Beacon Hose hosting Christmas tree sale

BEACON FALLS — Beacon Hose Co. No. 1 will host its annual Christmas tree sale at the firehouse, 35 North Main St. Frasier fir trees will be sold for $50…

Residents can dispose of brush, leaves at garage 

BEACON FALLS — Residents can drop off brush and bagged leaves at the town garage, 401 Lopus Road, Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Leaves must be…