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Beacon Falls news

Deadline approaching to switch parties

The deadline for voters to change their party enrollment for the August statewide primary is May 14. New voters or unaffiliated voters can register with a party for the primary…

Voters reject Region 16 budget proposal

BEACON FALLS — Region 16’s 2018-19 proposed budget failed at a district meeting Monday night as Beacon Falls voters overwhelmingly rejected the school spending plan. Voters rejected the $40,731,402 budget…

Beacon Hose elects officers

BEACON FALLS — Beacon Hose Company No. 1 elected officers for 2018-19 at its annual Installation of Officers banquet last Saturday at the firehouse. Chief Brian DeGeorge and Assistant Chief…

Fate of Region 16 budget rests with voters

REGION 16 — Voters will decide the fate of Region 16’s 2018-19 proposed school budget next week. The $40,731,402 budget proposal decreases spending by $205,880, or 0.5 percent, over the…

Forum talks business in Beacon Falls

BEACON FALLS — The challenges businesses face and the opportunities available to them were at the center of discussions Monday morning over breakfast. “Beacon Falls has some advantages and challenges…

Beacon Hose reports March calls

BEACON FALLS — Beacon Hose Company No. 1 responded to 56 emergency medical service calls and 32 fire calls in March, the company reported. The company also provided fire mutual…

A weekend of races in Beacon Falls

BEACON FALLS — Runners and rubber ducks will flock to Beacon Falls this weekend. The 3rd annual Jill’s Race for MS is set for Saturday followed by the 20th annual…

Pastor to give final sermon in Beacon Falls

BEACON FALLS — Rev. James Van Pelt looked around as he stood in the sanctuary of the Beacon Falls Congregational Church last week remembering what it used to be like….

Plan for development raises residents’ ire

BEACON FALLS — A proposed building project has residents concerned about their future. Developer Charles Edwards has submitted an application to the Planning and Zoning Commission to build 14 houses…

Beacon Falls hosting economic forum

BEACON FALLS — Town officials and the Greater Valley Chamber of Commerce are hosting a Beacon Falls business and economic forum on Monday. The event, which is from 8 to…