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Art exhibit offers inspiration

PROSPECT — A special art show Feb. 1, #WeAreResiliant, offered inspiration for people diagnosed with myeloma, a cancer that affects blood cells and interferes with the body’s immune system. The…

Prospect’s grand list goes up slightly

PROSPECT — The town’s net grand list increased, although slightly, for the seventh year in a row. Prospect’s 2019 net grand list is $872.3 million, an increase of $8.1 million,…

Church seeks vendors for flea market

PROSPECT — The Evening Women’s Association of Prospect Congregational Church is seeking vendors for its 44th annual Flea Market. The market is March 28 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m….

Questions remain following theft from Prospect payroll account

Investigation of larceny is ongoing PROSPECT — Weeks after the theft of more than $100,000 from a town payroll account was made public, questions remain as to how access was…

Senior project brings message of acceptance to stage

BEACON FALLS — Woodland Regional High School senior Mary Pelkey wants to spread a message of love and acceptance through her senior project. Pelkey is directing a production of “The…

Town plans to raze Prospect Grange Hall

PROSPECT — The town is moving forward with plans to tear down the Prospect Grange Hall. The town-owned building sits on Center Street facing the Town Green. The town closed…

Proposed changes would open Region 16 up to non-resident students

PROSPECT — As enrollment declines in Region 16, Superintendent of Schools Michael Yamin has proposed changing a district policy to allow students that don’t live in Beacon Falls or Prospect…

Prospect Library to feature photo exhibit

PROSPECT — Prospect Public Library will feature a photography exhibit in February by the Connecticut Multiple Myeloma Fighters Information Group. The exhibit, titled “Wall of Resilience,” is described as a…

Prospect reschedules Christmas tree bonfire

PROSPECT — For the third time in as many weeks, the town rescheduled the annual Christmas tree bonfire due to the forecast of inclement weather. The bonfire, which was scheduled…

Legislators hosting public forum

PROSPECT — State Sen. Rob Sampson, R-Wolcott, and state Rep. Lezlye Zupkus, R-Prospect, are hosting a public forum Thursday. The forum, which will focus on the upcoming legislative session, is…