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Slideshow: Memorial Day

Naugatuck, Beacon Falls and Prospect observed Memorial Day with parades and ceremonies. Naugatuck and Prospect held their annual Memorial Day parades on May 27. On May 26, American Legion Post…

Beacon Hose reports April calls

BEACON FALLS — Beacon Hose Co. No. 1 responded to 43 EMS calls and 15 fire calls in April, the company reported. The department also responded to four EMS mutual…

Region 16 board gives superintendent good grade, raise

PROSPECT — Region 16 Superintendent of Schools Michael Yamin received a glowing performance evaluation from the Board of Education to go along with a raise. The school board evaluated Yamin…

Beacon Falls budget heads to vote

BEACON FALLS — All that’s left to do before the town has a municipal budget for the 2019-20 fiscal year is to get the blessing of voters. Officials set a…

Youth theater to present ‘Peter Pan Jr.’

BEACON FALLS — The Beacon Falls Youth Theater will present two performances of “Peter Pan Jr.” this weekend. Thirty children in kindergarten through sixth grade will perform “Peter Pan Jr.”…

Selectmen allow O&G access to road

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectman voted last week to allow O&G Industries use of an old access road. O&G wants to use the access road, which connects Lancaster…

Region 16 hires new finance director

PROSPECT — The Region 16 Board of Education this month approved the hire of Anthony DiLeone Jr. as the district’s new director of finance and business operations. DiLeone is currently…

Board appoints new AD for Woodland

PROSPECT — The Region 16 Board of Education this month appointed Christopher Decker as Woodland Regional High School’s new athletic director and dean of students. Decker will replace Brian Fell,…

Beacon Falls budget proposal keeps taxes flat

BEACON FALLS — Town officials have finished crafting a municipal budget proposal that increases spending by 5.5 percent, but would keep the tax rate flat. The Board of Finance and…

Towns to observe Memorial Day

Beacon Falls, Naugatuck and Prospect will commemorate Memorial Day with parades, flyovers and moments of remembrance. Naugatuck’s annual Memorial Day parade steps off, rain or shine, Monday at 9:15 a.m….