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Region 16 hires interim finance director

PROSPECT — The Region 16 school district has hired James R. Carroll as its interim director of finance and business operations. Carroll started in the role on March 4 and…

Stormwater management plan available

PROSPECT — The town’s 2018 stormwater management plan and annual report are now available for the public to view. The plan and report are available at Prospect Town Hall, 36…

Prospect swears in new fire marshal

  PROSPECT — With his family and members of the fire and police departments by his side, Tony Muniz was sworn in as the town’s new fire marshal during a…

Region 16 school chief presents flat budget proposal

PROSPECT — Region 16 Superintendent of Schools Michael Yamin’s 2019-20 school budget proposal would keep spending flat, but the same can’t be said for the net education costs for Beacon…

Local officials fondly remember ‘Griff’

PROSPECT — If something needed to be done, local officials said Keith “Griff” Griffin was there to do it. “He was just a nice guy. He was ready to do…

Teen takes charity game to next level

Woodland student organizing ‘Spike for a Cure’ to benefit Seymour Pink BEACON FALLS — Volleyball and charity go hand-in-hand for Emily Laput. Laput, a 14-year-old freshman at Woodland Regional High…

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…