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Adoption support group to host meeting in Prospect

Ring of Hope, a regional support group for families formed through adoption, kinship care and legal guardianship will hold its next meeting on April 20 at the Prospect Public Library….

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Region 16 school board backs $36.77 million budget

BEACON FALLS — After a lengthy public hearing and some last-minute cuts, the Region 16 Board of Education approved a $36.77 million budget for the 2011-2012 fiscal year. However, it…

BNE, Save Prospect Corp. offer contradictory testimony

Throughout the Siting Council hearings, both BNE and Save Prospect called on expert witnesses to provide testimony on the merits of the project. BNE filed testimony from eight scientists in…

Grant brings hands-on science program to Region 16 schools

BEACON FALLS – The Parks and Recreation Commission secured a $4,000 grant from the Connecticut Community Foundation to bring Eli Whitney technical workshops to Beacon Falls students. The money will…

Prospect budget holding firm at no tax increase

PROSPECT – The town budget numbers are holding steady in Prospect. Tuesday night, the Town Council presented a town budget of $6.9 million, $13,338 less than last year, to the…

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Final chapter for ‘One Region, One Book’

BEACON FALLS – For Sgt. Helman Roman, war didn’t just change his outlook on life. It made his friends and family appreciate things they used to take for granted at…

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Evidentiary hearings come to a close, decision imminent on Wind Prospect project

The experts have offered their opinion, the advisors have advised, questions have been asked, and each side has made its case. Now all that’s left for those on both sides…

Prospect Congregational joins fight to save lives

PROSPECT — On April 16, the Prospect Congregational Church is hosting a marrow donor registry and is asking local residents to come out to help save a life. The registry…

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Region 16 proposes $260,000 budget increase

PROSPECT – The Region 16 Board of Education lobbed off another three percent from the increase on its proposed budget and is set to bring it to the people. The…

Four charged in child porn investigation

Two Prospect men and two Naugatuck men have been charged with possessing child pornography in separate investigations that began with information developed by Naugatuck detectives. Richard Ugalde, 43, of 120…