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Prospect announces street sweeping

PROSPECT — The town will begin street sweeping next week. Starting on Monday, Mayor Robert Chatfield said there will be three crews sweeping streets throughout the town and, weather permitting,…

Program to introduce people to town office

NAUGATUCK — The Prospect Democratic Town Committee will present a nonpartisan program next week designed to introduce citizens to the elected and appointed offices in the town’s government. The program…

Audit shows surplus, fund balance growth for Prospect

PROSPECT — The town ended the 2017-18 fiscal year on a positive financial note. An audit of the town’s finances, completed by the Waterbury-based certified public accountant firm Charles Heaven…

Prospect police warn of scam

PROSPECT — The Prospect Police Department have issued a warning to residents about a scam. Police said on Wednesday that they have received reports of people receiving phone calls and…

Historical society offering scholarship

PROSPECT — The Prospect Historical Society is offering a $1,000 scholarship to a graduating high school senior who lives in Prospect and will be attending an institute of higher learning…

Officials planning minor expansion of Prospect Senior Center

PROSPECT — The tiny kitchen at the Prospect Senior Center was bustling last week as Lori Anderson, who manages the kitchen, and her staff prepared to feed 140 people for…

Pets perish in Prospect house fire

PROSPECT — A house fire Tuesday night on Greenwood Drive claimed the life of a dog and other pets. Firefighters responded to a fire at 25 Greenwood Drive at about…

Mayor presents budget to council

PROSPECT — Mayor Robert Chatfield’s proposed 2019-20 municipal budget is now in the hands of the Town Council. Chatfield’s proposal is $9.1 million, an increase of $466,930, or 5.4 percent,…

Vandalism issues persist at Laurel Ledge

BEACON FALLS — Recent acts of vandalism at the playground area at Laurel Ledge Elementary School led school officials to lock the gate to the playground at night and on…

Honor roll: Woodland Regional High School

The following Woodland Regional High School students made the honor roll for the second quarter of the 2018-19 school year: High honor Grade 12 Luke Allen Jillian Bachleda Hana Bojka…