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Region 16 budget to go back before voters

REGION 16 — A little more than a week after voters discarded Region 16’s proposed budget, school officials sent the same spending plan to another vote saying they can’t legally…

Administrative restructuring planned for Woodland

REGION 16 — The administrative positions at Woodland Regional High School will be restructured next school year. Woodland has a principal, assistant principal, a combined assistant principal and athletic director,…

Cleanup efforts continue after storm  

The aftermath of Tuesday’s storm is still being felt by some. The National Weather Service has confirmed four tornadoes touched down during the storm, including one in Beacon Falls that…

Officials adjust town budget proposal

BEACON FALLS — With firmer figures in hand, officials have made some adjustments to the 2018-19 spending plan that voters rejected at a town meeting in April in anticipation of…

Powerful storm leaves mess in wake  

A powerful storm that spawned at least one tornado swept through the area Tuesday afternoon, leaving in its wake a path of destruction that could ultimately rival some of the…

Donations sought for book and bake sale

BEACON FALLS — The Friends of the Beacon Falls Library is seeking donations for a book and bake sale. The group is asking for donations of adult and children books,…

Drama club to take audiences to the land of Oz

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland Regional High School drama club wants to take audiences somewhere over the rainbow next weekend with its production of “The Wizard of Oz.” The show…

Slideshow: Duck Race & Riverfest

The Beacon Falls Lions Club hosted its 20th annual Duck Race & Riverfest on May 6. –PHOTOS BY ELIO GUGLIOTTI

Region 16 condensing preschool sites  

REGION 16 — Region 16 will condense its preschool programs at Prospect Elementary School and Laurel Ledge Elementary School into one site next school year. The programs will be housed…