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Schedule changes for Beacon Falls minibus

BEACON FALLS — The schedule for Beacon Falls Senior Center’s minibus service has changed. Effective this week, rides to appointments in Waterbury, Middlebury and Woodbury will be available on the…

Officials talk rail with governor candidate

BEACON FALLS — The endorsed Democratic candidate for governor, Ned Lamont, was greeted by town officials Monday afternoon as he toured four train stations on the Waterbury branch of Metro-North…

Liberty Bank warns of phishing scam

Liberty Bank issued a warning Monday morning that it has identified a phishing scam directed at its customers. The scam targets customers by sending them an email that appears to…

Selectmen award bid for cleanup

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectmen last week awarded a bid to Supreme Industries Inc. to clean up debris from the tornado in May. Supreme Industries, which is based…

Beacon Hose reports service calls

BEACON FALLS — Beacon Hose Company No. 1 responded to 72 emergency medical service calls and 35 fire calls in May, the company reported. The company also provided fire mutual…

Selectmen approve tax incentives for businesses

BEACON FALLS — Two businesses are the first that will take advantage of the town’s new tax incentive ordinance. The Board of Selectmen last week approved tax abatements for Goldenrod…

Hazardous waste, paint to be collected

Beacon Falls and Naugatuck residents can dispose of household hazardous waste and paint on Saturday. A Household Hazardous Waste and Paint Collection Day will run from 8 a.m. to 2…

Additional tax exemptions available

BEACON FALLS — Eligible residents can file for additional tax exemptions. The deadline for veterans to file their discharge papers to establish eligibility for the military exemption is Sept. 30….

Voters OK funds for storm cleanup

BEACON FALLS — The town is moving forward with cleaning up debris from a tornado in May without the possibility of financial help from the federal government down the road….

Application period open for renters program

BEACON FALLS — The assessor’s office is accepting applications for the elderly or totally disabled renters program until Sept. 30. Eligible applicants must be 65 years old by December 31,…