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Debris cleanup progressing in Beacon Falls

BEACON FALLS — The town is seeing the light at the end of the tunnel when it comes to cleaning up debris from the tornado in May. Supreme Industries Inc.,…

State primary to decide fate of candidates

Democratic and Republican voters across the state will decide which candidates for multiple state offices will represent their party in November at a primary next week. The primary is Aug….

Billboard to promote Beacon Falls to businesses

BEACON FALLS — The town is hoping business owners are looking for a sign that it is time to grow. As part of the Economic Development Commission’s marketing strategy, the…

Golf tournament to benefit United Way

NAUGATUCK — The United Way of Naugatuck and Beacon Falls is holding its 34th annual John E. Letts, Sr. Memorial Golf Tournament this month in partnership with the National Football…

Eversource announces aerial inspections

BERLIN — Eversource is planning to conduct aerial inspections of high-voltage electrical equipment throughout Connecticut, including in Beacon Falls and Naugatuck. The aerial inspections will start on Monday and continue…

Firefighters douse car fire on Route 8

BEACON FALLS — Firefighters extinguished a car fire on Route 8 North Friday morning. The car caught fire near the Exit 24 on-ramp shortly before 9:30 a.m. Firefighters quickly knocked…

Naugatuck, Region 16 officials size up SAT scores

Scores from the 2018 SAT show Naugatuck students continue to make incremental growth, while students in Region 16 took a leap forward in math and remained basically stagnant in English…

Primary to determine challenger in 17th

Three Democratic candidates will face off in a primary this month for a chance to represent the 17th Senatorial District. Jorge Cabrera received the Democratic nomination but will have to…

Commission approves funds for candidates

HARTFORD — The State Elections Enforcement Commission recently approved public grants under the Citizens’ Election Program for candidates running for state office. The commission approved grant payments for Valerie Horsley,…

Beacon Hose reports June calls 

BEACON FALLS — Beacon Hose Company No. 1 responded to 48 emergency medical service calls and 19 fire calls in June, the company reported. The company also provided fire mutual…