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School board OKs new ECE courses

PROSPECT — The Region 16 Board of Education has approved three new University of Connecticut early college experience (ECE) courses at Woodland Regional High School. The new courses — ECE…

Region 16 funds innovative grants

PROSPECT — Region 16 awarded about $5,490 to fund 11 innovative grant proposals for teachers in the district. The innovative grant initiative, which was approved by the Board of Education…

Eversource conducting aerial inspections

Eversource is conducting aerial inspections of high-voltage electrical equipment on rights of way throughout Connecticut, including in Beacon Falls and Naugatuck. The aerial inspections are scheduled to continue through Nov….

Beacon Falls hires tax collector

Timing, procedure of hire and appointments come under question BEACON FALLS — The tax collector is no longer an elected position in town, but the timing of filling the position…

WRHS class of 2009 holding reunion

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland Regional High School class of 2009 will host its 10-year reunion Nov. 29 at Bad Sons Beer Co., 251 Roosevelt Drive, Derby. Tickets are $45…

Lamont proposes $6.2 billion statewide investment in rail lines

Commuters using the Waterbury branch of the Metro-North Railroad stand to benefit from a $6.2 billion investment that Gov. Ned Lamont is proposing across all the state’s rail lines. The…

Registration open for cupcake competition

BEACON FALLS — Registration is open for the Friends of Beacon Falls Library’s 8th annual Beacon Falls Great Cupcake Competition. The competition is open to people of all ages. One…

Towns to commemorate Veterans Day

Veterans’ organizations and local officials will mark Veterans Day on Monday with ceremonies in Beacon Falls, Naugatuck and Prospect. Prospect will hold a Veterans Day ceremony at 11 a.m. on…

Committee to discuss town anniversary plans

BEACON FALLS — The Beacon Falls 150th Committee will meet Nov. 13 to discuss plans to celebrate the town’s anniversary. The meeting starts at 7 p.m. at the Beacon Falls…

Large projects, capital items on horizon in Beacon Falls

BEACON FALLS — Town officials are looking into the future to plan for how to move forward with some large capital projects and items. “We’ve put things off too often…