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Amendments to tax incentive ordinance on the table

BEACON FALLS — Officials are considering three amendments to the town’s tax incentive ordinance. The ordinance, which was approved in March, offers tax incentives to businesses that invest $150,000 or…

Post 25 hopes to brighten holidays for troops

BEACON FALLS — American Legion Post 25 is seeking the names and addresses of Beacon Falls residents serving in the military in order to brighten the holidays for them. Post…

Beacon Hose reports calls

BEACON FALLS — Beacon Hose Company No. 1 responded to 62 emergency medical service calls and 23 fire calls in October, the company reported. The company also responded to 10…

Tax incentive ordinance bears fruit

BEACON FALLS — Less than a year after voters approved the town’s tax incentive ordinance, the abatement program is bearing fruit. The ordinance offers tax abatements for businesses that invest…

Search continues for finance manager

BEACON FALLS — The town’s search for a finance manager continues after its top candidate took another job. Thomas Thompson started as the town’s finance manager in July. However, a…

State panel likely to reject water company merger

WATERBURY — The state Public Utilities Regulatory Authority is poised to deny a proposed merger between Connecticut Water and San Jose Water Group. On Monday, PURA released its preliminary decision…

Appliance fire spreads through apartment

BEACON FALLS — A fire that started after a vacuum cleaner ignited quickly spread through an apartment on North Main Street late Monday night. Firefighters responded to a report of…

Renovations give library fresh look

BEACON FALLS — The Beacon Falls Public Library underwent a few cosmetic renovations last week. The library, which is on the third floor of Town Hall on Maple Avenue, was…

Honor roll: Woodland Regional High School

The following students made the honor roll at Woodland Regional High School for the first quarter of the 2018-19 school year. High honors Grade 12 Nia Allen Zachary Arisian Hana…

Towns to get into festive mood 

Naugatuck, Beacon Falls and Prospect will get into the holiday spirit sooner rather than later. Naugatuck is hosting its third annual Ion Bank/Light the Night Street Festival on Saturday. The…