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Region 16 announces kindergarten registration

REGION 16 — Prospect Elementary School and Laurel Ledge Elementary School will hold kindergarten registration from Jan. 28 through Feb. 1. On these dates, parents can pick up a packet…

Storm leaves many without power

Crews continue to tackle severe storm damage. Accumulated ice and wind gusts brought down tree limbs onto power lines and caused outages. We’re working to restore power as quickly and…

Ice skating rink open in Prospect

PROSPECT — The town’s ice skating rink is open for the season at a new location. Officials set up the temporary ice skating rink on the field behind Town Hall…

Long River named Spotlight School

PROSPECT — The New England League of Middle Schools recently designated Long River Middle School as a Spotlight School. NELMS is a nonprofit organization based in Massachusetts and an affiliate…

Historical society looking for new members

PROSPECT — The Prospect Historical Society is looking for new members to help in its mission to share the history of the town of Prospect. The historical society maintains Prospect’s…

Prospect man killed Friday in tractor-trailer crash on I-95

MILFORD — A 57-year-old Prospect man was killed when the tractor-trailer he was driving on Interstate 95 crashed and barreled down an embankment Friday morning. Police say Jean Fabre-Benoit was…

Water companies pull merger application

WATERBURY — Connecticut Water and San Jose Water Group have withdrawn their merger request before the Public Utilities Regulatory Authority. The two water utilities, which have sought to merge since…

Grant to build urban oases in Prospect

PROSPECT — The Town of Prospect and the Prospect Land Trust recently received a $3,000 grant to build an urban oases site at McGrath Park. The Urban Wildlife Refuge Partnership…

Celebration to kick off Relay For Life

PROSPECT — The Relay For Life of Greater Waterbury will hold a kickoff celebration Jan. 16 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Prospect firehouse, 26 New Haven Road. The…

Region 16 lays out STEM paths

PROSPECT — Woodland Regional High School students interested in pursuing careers in STEM fields will soon have paths to guide them on their way. Starting next school year, Woodland will…