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Beacon Falls news

American Legion marks centennial

Members of the American Expeditionary Force convened in Paris in March 1919 for the first American Legion caucus. Among the soldiers present was Norris Follett, a Naugatuck native who served…

Smith wins first selectman seat in Beacon Falls

BEACON FALLS — Former First Selectman Gerard Smith is returning to the office after garnering roughly 50% of the vote at the polls Tuesday. Smith received 919 votes to defeat…

Head of the class

Woodland’s Hatch-Geary named Connecticut Teacher of the Year BEACON FALLS — The best day of Meghan Hatch-Geary’s educational career was the day in June 2009 when she was hired as…

Polling locations

The polls will be open from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Nov. 5. Beacon Falls Laurel Ledge School, 30 Highland Ave. Naugatuck Ward 1, District 1 & Ward 2,…

Beacon Falls ballot

The election is Nov. 5. Polls are open from 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. First Selectman Vote for one Democrat Christopher J. Bielik Petitioning Candidate Gerard F. Smith Petitioning Candidate…

Rides to vote available for seniors

BEACON FALLS — Rides to and from the polls will be available for senior citizens in town on Election Day. Rides will be provided Nov. 5 in the Beacon Falls…

Candidate profiles: Beacon Falls selectman

The Citizen’s News asked candidates running for Beacon Falls selectman in the Nov. 5 municipal election four questions. Their responses are below: Kevin Michael McDuffie Age: 64 Party: Democrat Education:…

Police investigating theft of catch basins, grates

BEACON FALLS — Police are investigating the theft of two catch basins and two metal grates from the Haviland Drive area in the Pinesbridge Commerce Park. The thefts occurred sometime…

Police investigating report of damage to political sign

BEACON FALLS — A selectman candidate filed a complaint with police last week after finding one of his campaign signs damaged. The sign at the corner of Burton Road and…

Registrars holding registration session

BEACON FALLS — The Beacon Falls Registrars of Voters will hold a limited voter registration session Nov. 4. The session runs from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Town Hall,…