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Council to hold hearing on ordinances

PROSPECT — The Town Council will hold a public hearing on two new ordinances and an amendment to an existing ordinance next week. The hearing will take place at 6:30…

Veteran politicians seek Senate seat in 16th District

Two veteran politicians will go head-to-head in the 16th Senatorial District in November. Republican Rob Sampson and Democrat Vickie Nardello are vying to represent the district that includes Waterbury, Wolcott,…

Loans available to aid those affected by May storms

Loans through the U.S. Small Business Administration are available to assist homeowners, small businesses and nonprofits in the aftermath of the May 15 tornadoes and severe storms that hit Connecticut….

Forum brings candidates, students together

BEACON FALLS — Politicians and students came together last Thursday at Woodland Regional High School to share ideas and debate important issues. Woodland hosted an information forum for gubernatorial and…

Commission eyes end to back-and-forth over range’s hours

PROSPECT — The Planning and Zoning Commission is hoping to put a dispute over noise from the Prospect Gun Club’s shooting range to bed. The issue came to the forefront…

Council to hold hearing on ordinances

PROSPECT — An ordinance blocking fracking waste from the town will be considered at a hearing Tuesday. The ordinance, titled “Ordinance Prohibiting Waste Associated with Natural Gas and Oil Extraction,”…

Dealership applies to amend site plan

PROSPECT — The owner of a car dealership is seeking to amend the site plan for the business to legally allow for more cars on the lot and alleviate ongoing…

Trust appeals approval of special permits

PROSPECT — The Planning and Zoning Commission’s approval of special permits for a new industrial building and the removal of earth materials from the site is being challenged in court….

Library to display ‘Mending Art’ exhibit

PROSPECT — The “Mending Art” exhibit will be on display at the Prospect Library during October. The exhibit displays the artwork done by artists in Mental Health Connecticut’s Independence Center….

Registrars announce registration session

PROSPECT — The registrars of voters will hold a session to register voters and to complete the preliminary registration list on Oct. 5. The session will be from 10 a.m….