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Beacon Falls news

Selectmen award bids for Pent Road work

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectmen last week awarded bids to repair drainage and pavement on Pent Road near the Beacon Falls Recreation Complex. First Selectman Christopher Bielik said…

Selectmen want to reallocate grant for Beacon Valley Road repair

BEACON FALLS — The Board of Selectmen last week approved a resolution to do road work along Beacon Valley Road and to request the use of a Small Town Economic…

Honor roll: Long River Middle School

The following students made the honor roll at Long River Middle School for the third term of the 2018-19 school year: High honor  Grade 8 Samuel Abraham Kenneth Arnold Ella…

Beacon Falls hosting workshop for businesses

BEACON FALLS — The town is hosting a free workshop next week for Beacon Falls businesses. The workshop, titled “Tools for Business Growth-Understand Your Customers Better,” is May 22 from…

Beacon Falls dump to open

BEACON FALLS — The town dump at the public works garage at 401 Lopus Road will open for the season Saturday. The dump is open from 6 a.m. to 1:30…

Unauthorized markings appear at Matthies Park

BEACON FALLS — The town is removing unauthorized markings at Matthies Park. A news release said an individual or individuals have blazed their own personnel trails at the park with…

Police searching for bank robber in Beacon Falls

BEACON FALLS — Police are searching for a man that robbed the Liberty Bank in town Tuesday afternoon. Troopers from Troop I in Bethany and Beacon Falls officers responded to…

Copper wiring, piping stolen from home

BEACON FALLS — Police are investigating the theft of copper piping and copper wiring from a vacant home on Rimmon Hill Road. Police said an officer responded to 440 Rimmon…

Beacon Falls police investigating fraud

BEACON FALLS — Police are investigating a fraud complaint that was traced back to checks stolen from a mailbox. Police said the Resident State Trooper’s Office received the complaint on…

Region 16 budget passes at district meeting

PROSPECT — Voters approved Region 16’s 2019-20 school budget at a district meeting May 6 at which only 123 voters cast a ballot. The roughly $40.73 million budget keeps spending…