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Superintendent presents options to add world language at elementary schools

PROSPECT — As the Region 16 Board of Education puts the finishing touches on its 2019-20 budget proposal, officials are weighing a couple of options to introduce world language at…

Residents can dump brush, leaves at town garage

BEACON FALLS — Starting this week, residents can dump brush and leaves in a dumpster at the town garage on Fridays. The dumpster will be available to residents at the…

Town hires new finance manager

BEACON FALLS — Officials have chosen Natasha Nau as the town’s new finance manager. Nau, a Stamford resident, started as finance manager on March 11. She has a Bachelor of…

Pretto to receive Community Caring Award

NAUGATUCK — The United Way of Naugatuck & Beacon Falls will honor Stephen Pretto with the organization’s Mary H. Connolly Community Caring Award. The award recognizes an individual or individuals who…

Vandalism issues persist at Laurel Ledge

BEACON FALLS — Recent acts of vandalism at the playground area at Laurel Ledge Elementary School led school officials to lock the gate to the playground at night and on…

Honor roll: Woodland Regional High School

The following Woodland Regional High School students made the honor roll for the second quarter of the 2018-19 school year: High honor Grade 12 Luke Allen Jillian Bachleda Hana Bojka…

Exhibit portrays women of Woodland

BEACON FALLS — The women of Woodland Regional High School are at the center of a new exhibit that adorns the lobby of the school’s auditorium. The Women of Woodland…

Dinner to benefit Woodland grad diagnosed with cancer

NAUGATUCK — A benefit pasta dinner for Danielle Broderick Joubert will be held Monday from 6 to 8 p.m. at Jesse Camille’s Restaurant, 615 Church St. Joubert, a 2007 graduate…

Region 16 hires interim finance director

PROSPECT — The Region 16 school district has hired James R. Carroll as its interim director of finance and business operations. Carroll started in the role on March 4 and…

Voters agree to buy plow truck, defer action on ordinance revisions

BEACON FALLS — Voters approved buying a new plow truck but postponed action on proposed revisions to three ordinances at a town meeting Thursday night. By a vote of 21-5,…