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Honor roll: Woodland Regional High School  

The following students made the honor roll at Woodland Regional High School for the third quarter of the 2018-19 school year: High honor Grade 12 Luke Allen Nia Allen Hana…

Region 16 accepting nominations for teacher of the year

PROSPECT — Region 16, which oversees schools in Beacon Falls and Prospect, is seeking nominations for the district’s 2020 teacher of the year. Parents, students, staff and community members are…

Prospect voters OK town budget

PROSPECT — Voters approved the town’s 2019-20 budget as well as two other spending resolutions May 2 at a town meeting. The nearly $9.1 million town budget, which voters approved…

Honor roll: Long River Middle School

The following students made the honor roll at Long River Middle School for the second term of the 2018-19 school year: High honor  Grade 8 Kenneth Arnold April Bell Ella…

District meeting to decide school budget

PROSPECT — Region 16’s roughly $40.73 million budget proposal for the 2019-20 fiscal year will be voted on at a district meeting May 6. The meeting starts at 7 p.m….

School board sets WRHS graduation date

BEACON FALLS — The Region 16 Board of Education has set June 12 as the date for Woodland Regional High School’s graduation ceremony. The ceremony starts at 6 p.m. in…

Road work funds, new truck on agenda for town meeting

PROSPECT — Residents will vote on more than the town’s proposed budget at a town meeting next week. Officials will also seek permission to borrow $900,000 to pay for road…

Hazardous waste, paint to be collected

The Naugatuck Valley Council of Governments and participating towns are sponsoring a Household Hazardous Waste and Paint Collection Day on Saturday. The event will run from 8 a.m. to 2…

Police charge student after photo with airsoft gun sent to classmate

PROSPECT — Police charged a 13-year-old Long River Middle School student after authorities say the student sent a photo of himself, from the neck down, holding an airsoft gun to…

Nominations sought for Mother of the Year

NAUGATUCK — The Fraternal Order of Eagles #640 is seeking nominations of mothers in Naugatuck, Prospect and Beacon Falls for its Mother of the Year award. Nomination letters should state…