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Beacon Falls news

Drama club to present swashbuckling tale

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland Regional High School drama club will take the stage to tell a tale of pirates and swashbuckling that students in Region 16 know well. The…

Region 16 and state settle reimbursement issue

REGION 16 — Region 16 will receive some reimbursement for the land bought for Prospect Elementary School after all. Region 16 Superintendent of Schools Michael Yamin said school officials met…

Towns plan festivities to kick off holidays

Naugatuck, Beacon Falls and Prospect will get into the holiday spirit this weekend. Naugatuck will host its second annual Light the Night Celebration from 4 to 10 p.m. on Saturday…

Beacon Falls Library featuring photography

BEACON FALLS — The Beacon Falls Library is featuring the photography of Cindy Carroll through December. Carroll is an award-winning landscape photographer, a press release stated. The exhibit features images…

Beacon Hose bringing Santa to town

BEACON FALLS — Beacon Hose Company No. 1 will bring Santa Claus to residents’ doors through its Bring Santa Home program. Through the program, Santa Claus will arrive at homes…

Beacon Hose reports October calls

BEACON FALLS — Beacon Hose Company No. 1 responded to 48 emergency medical service calls and 25 fire calls in October, the company reported. The company also responded to four…

Town promotes from within at treatment plant

BEACON FALLS — The town promoted Tom Carey from assistant superintendent to superintendent of the town’s wastewater treatment plant. Carey is replacing Walter Opuzynski, who recently retired after over 20…

Huk resigning from Region 16 school board

BEACON FALLS — Two weeks after winning his first term on the Region 16 Board of Education, Democrat James Huk resigned from the volunteer board due to an unexpected job…

Workshop to discuss transportation

NAUGATUCK — Residents can provide input on a transportation planning study being conducted by the Naugatuck Valley Council of Governments at a workshop on Monday from 6 to 8 p.m….

Administrators, Region 16 board agree to new deal

REGION 16 — Administrators in the Region 16 school district have a new three-year contract. The Region 16 Board of Education, which oversees schools in Beacon Falls and Prospect, approved…