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Prospect man dies in one-car crash

WOODBRIDGE — A 56-year-old Prospect man died in a one-car accident Sunday afternoon in Woodbridge. Timothy Smith was driving south on Litchfield Turnpike, also known as Route 69, south of…

Thieves targeting mail in collection boxes

PROSPECT — The town has seen a recent spike in mail thefts from U.S. Postal Service collection boxes. Prospect Resident State Trooper Timothy Van Deventer said mail has been stolen…

Legislators ask Lamont for toll forum in Naugatuck Valley

HARTFORD — Some Republican legislators from the Naugatuck Valley are asking Gov. Ned Lamont to hold an open meeting on highway tolls in the region. Lamont is scheduled to attend…

Police charge Waterbury woman in theft from town of Prospect

PROSPECT — State police charged a Waterbury woman with larceny Thursday after they say she stole about $100,000 from a town payroll account to pay an array of bills, including…

Prospect’s Christmas tree bonfire postponed

PROSPECT — The town postponed the annual Christmas tree bonfire due to the forecast of inclement weather. The bonfire, which was scheduled for Saturday, is now Jan. 18 at 6 p.m….

Prospect runner hits the streets to raise funds for church campaign  

PROSPECT — The parish of the Prospect Congregational Church is looking for different ways to raise money for repairs at the church, and one parishioner is doing so with his…

Prospect Congregational Church in need of new roof

Campaign underway to raises funds for repairs PROSPECT — The parish of the Prospect Congregational Church is reaching out the community to help preserve the church, which has had a…

Chesprocott offering diabetes prevention program

CHESHIRE — Chesprocott Health District is offering a year-long program to prevent type 2 diabetes starting this month. The program, “PreventT2 lifestyle change program,” is designed to help people make…

Honor roll: Woodland Regional High School

The following students made the honor roll at Woodland Regional High School for the first quarter of the 2019-20 school year: High honor Grade 12 Nora Ameti Kelly Arnold Kyle…

Region 16 announces kindergarten registration

PROSPECT — Prospect Elementary School and Laurel Ledge Elementary School will hold kindergarten registration from Jan. 27 through Jan. 31. On these dates, parents can pick up a packet of…