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Investigation into racial taunts complete

School officials say complaints couldn’t be substantiated NAUGATUCK — An investigation concluded Tuesday did not substantiate complaints that Region 16 participants used racial taunts against Naugatuck players during a basketball…

Relay For Life holding kickoff celebration

PROSPECT — The Relay For Life of Greater Waterbury will hold a 2018 kickoff celebration on Feb. 21. The celebration is from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Prospect Volunteer…

Audit identifies causes for electricity spike

BEACON FALLS — An energy audit of Woodland Regional High School pointed to an outdated energy management system as the main cause for a recent spike in electricity costs. “Our…

Family swim to start up at Woodland

BEACON FALLS — The town announced that family swim nights will begin on Feb. 6. Family swims are open to Beacon Falls and Prospect residents only, and identification is required….

Vendors sought for flea market

PROSPECT — The Evening Women’s Association of Prospect Congregational Church is seeking vendors for its 42nd annual Flea Market. The market will run from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on…

Region 16 schools to carry Narcan soon

REGION 16 — Narcan, a drug used to combat an opioid overdose, will soon be accessible in Region 16 schools. In November, the Region 16 Board of Education, which oversees…

Region 16 closes the books on fiscal year

REGION 16 — The Region 16 Board of Education finished the 2016-17 fiscal year with a year-end balance of just over $1 million. The Board of Education, which oversees schools…

Prospect nearly doubles fund balance  

PROSPECT — An audit of the town’s 2016-17 budget showed that Prospect is in good fiscal shape. The town ended the fiscal year with a $1 million year-end balance, according…

Friendly wager stokes fundraising fire

NAUGATUCK — Outwardly, Charles Boulier, outgoing chief executive officer at Ion Bank, appears content as he sits at his desk under a head of neatly slicked-back hair, speaking with a…

Library announces photo exhibit

PROSPECT — The Prospect Library will feature a collection of photographs by Spencer Parrish during February. Parrish, who is a photojournalist whose work covers a wide variety of technical subjects,…