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Drama club puts western twist on Shakespeare comedy

BEACON FALLS — The Woodland Regional High School drama club is adding its own twist to a Shakespeare comedy. The club will present three productions of William Shakespeare’s “Much Ado…

AARP Connecticut to honor Bajek

PROSPECT — AARP Connecticut will honor Betty Bajek of Prospect with its 2019 Andrus Award for Community Service. The Andrus Award is an annual awards program developed to honor volunteers…

Prospect holding light parade

PROSPECT — The Prospect Volunteer Fire Department will hold its annual Christmas Light Parade on Sunday. The parade starts at 5 p.m. The route starts on Center Street, passes in…

Woodland to offer CNA, health sciences learning pathways  

PROSPECT — The Bureau of Labor Statistics projected that health care fields will add more jobs — about 1.9 million — than any other field over a 10-year period from…

Prospect holding Pearl Harbor remembrance ceremony

PROSPECT — The town will hold a ceremony Saturday to mark the anniversary of the Pearl Harbor attack. The ceremony, which is on Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day, starts at 2…

School board OKs new ECE courses

PROSPECT — The Region 16 Board of Education has approved three new University of Connecticut early college experience (ECE) courses at Woodland Regional High School. The new courses — ECE…

Proposed sidewalk in Prospect gets longer

PROSPECT — A planned sidewalk along Waterbury Road has gotten a bit longer. In July, the state Department of Transportation committed to fund $752,288 through the Local Transportation Capital Improvement…

Region 16 funds innovative grants

PROSPECT — Region 16 awarded about $5,490 to fund 11 innovative grant proposals for teachers in the district. The innovative grant initiative, which was approved by the Board of Education…

Restaurant owner passes along keepsake before closing

PROSPECT — Carol Jones wanted to make sure that Mayor Robert Chatfield had something to remember her and the Prospect Dairy Bar. Wednesday, the day the Prospect Dairy Bar closed,…

Library announces December exhibit

PROSPECT — The Prospect Public Library will feature an animal portrait and landscape exhibit by artists Pam Blasavage and Carole Abbate in December. Abbate, a landscape artist, has been painting…