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Region 16 officials investigating after porn link sent to students

PROSPECT — Region 16 officials are investigating an incident involving a link to pornography being sent to several groups of students via Schoology, a web-based management system used by the…

Council supports sidewalk project

PROSPECT — Most of the 70 or so people who filled the council chambers at Town Hall Aug. 8 for a hearing on a Route 69 sidewalk project urged the…

Construction to close Summit Road in Prospect

PROSPECT — Summit Road will be closed to thru traffic Wednesday while work is done to replace a drainage pipe. Mayor Robert Chatfield said a drainage pipe that runs beneath…

Prospect town employees search for owner of rings

PROSPECT — Public works employees made a rare discovery Thursday during a lunch break on the side of Route 69. “We were just sitting and relaxing and eating lunch,” employee…

Honor roll: Long River Middle School

The following students were named to the honor roll at Long River Middle School for the fourth term of the 2018-19 school year. High honor  Grade 8 Kenneth Arnold April…

State commits funds for Prospect sidewalk project

PROSPECT — With a promise of state funds in hand, local officials are proposing to build a sidewalk along a stretch of Route 69. The town received word in a…

Graduates

Eastern Connecticut State University WILLIMANTIC — Local students graduated from Eastern Connecticut State University May 21. Aireaus Atkinson of Naugatuck graduated with a Bachelor of General Studies degree in business…

Road work continues in Prospect

PROSPECT — After a round of milling and paving all or parts of about a dozen roads in town, work to replace catch basins on two streets is up next….

Stop & Shop to stop offering plastic bags at Connecticut stores

Stop & Shop supermarkets announced Monday it will stop offering plastic bags at its 91 Connecticut stores, including one in Naugatuck, starting Thursday, the day a new 10-cent fee on…

Library announces August exhibit

PROSPECT — Prospect Public Library will feature “Shore Points,” an exhibit of artwork by Edith Reynolds, this month. The exhibit, which features oils and acrylics paintings, reflects the southern New…