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VFTM: Speaking of education …

View From the Middle is Editor Brendan Cox’s semi-regular news column. It contains pertinent state and national news in additional to local news, the occasional glimpse into the reporting process,…

Region 16 cuts back on unhealthy foods

Local students will have to go outside of their schools if they hope to satisfy their junk food fixes. Region 16, along with the state of Connecticut, is cracking down…

Police investigate armed robbery

PROSPECT — Two employees of the Sunoco gas station on Waterbury Road (Route 69) were robbed and tied up as they tried to close up shop around 10 p.m. Monday…

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Off-duty policeman foils burglary

PROSPECT — An off-duty police lieutenant Monday interrupted a burglary in progress at the Prospect Shell station on Waterbury Road (Route 69). State police received a 911 call from the…

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State mandates new graduation standards

Sweeping new state legislation intended to reform public education could cause big headaches for local students and administrators when it comes to graduation requirements. Public Act No. 10-111, which Gov….

Woodland updates evaluation model

BEACON FALLS — Woodland Regional High School administrators have developed a new teacher evaluation model in hopes of better assessing the competency and performance of the district’s teachers. The model…

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Rossi optimistic about state senate bid

NAUGATUCK — As we inch ever closer to Election Day, now less than four months away, the candidates for state senate in the 17th District have entered the final stages…

Prospect teen dies, a community grieves

PROSPECT — 17-year-old Ryan Eustace, who sustained a critical head injury in a single-vehicle accident earlier this week, died Thursday afternoon, a spokesperson for Saint Mary’s Hospital confirmed Friday. The…

CN Headlines 07-02-10

[wpaudio url=”http://www.mycitizensnews.com/wp-content/uploads/2010/07/podcast-070210.mp3″ text=”CN Headlines July 2″] CN Headlines is back after a month-long hiatus; tune in for reports on new developments in the Renaissance Place project and a local musician…

Prospect must raise funds to secure grant

PROSPECT — The town is looking to put in a two-mile waterline on New Haven Road (Route 69). Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro (D-Conn.) contacted Mayor Robert Chatfield in January and April…