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Council to hold hearing on noise ordinance, amendment

PROSPECT — The Town Council will hold a hearing on a noise ordinance and an amendment to an existing ordinance at its March 5 meeting. The noise ordinance had been…

Prospect’s grand list increases for 6th straight year

PROSPECT — The town’s net grand list continues to move in a positive direction. Prospect’s 2018 net grand list is $864.28 million, an increase of $10.96 million or 1.28 percent,…

Pills reported stolen from CVS in Prospect

PROSPECT — More than 250 doses of a prescription medicine to treat anxiety were reported stolen from the CVS Pharmacy at 26 Waterbury Road earlier this month. The theft was…

Prospect Business Association offering scholarships

PROSPECT — The Prospect Business Association, through the Prospect Scholarship Foundation, Inc., is offering three $1,000 scholarships to Prospect residents. This is the third year that the association has offered…

Vendors sought for Prospect Flea Market

PROSPECT — The Evening Women’s Association of Prospect Congregational Church is seeking vendors for its 43rd annual Flea Market. The market is March 23 at the Prospect Congregational Church, 25…

Audit shows slight surplus for school budget

PROSPECT — The 2017-18 Region 16 school budget finished with a year-end balance of $328,887, an audit showed. The Region 16 Board of Education, which oversees public schools in Beacon…

Prospect optometry office victimized by cyber attack

PROSPECT — Ransom. The word filled the screens of the 25-unresponsive computer monitors at the optometry offices of Dr. Thomas DeLuca, Dr. Anthony Marciano & Associates. “My heart froze,” DeLuca…

Historic barn collapses under weight of snow, ice

PROSPECT — A snow and ice storm last week was too much for a historic barn in town to bear. The barn, which sat on land at the corner of…

Finance director leaving Region 16 for new job  

PROSPECT — After more than six years working in the Region 16 school district, Director of Finance and Business Operations Pamela Mangini is leaving the district to take a job…

Malfunction leads to leak at Prospect Elementary

PROSPECT — A malfunction in some HVAC units at Prospect Elementary School caused some water damage in the school. The incident occurred as a result of power outages in town…