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Construction to close Summit Road in Prospect

PROSPECT — Summit Road will be closed to thru traffic Wednesday while work is done to replace a drainage pipe. Mayor Robert Chatfield said a drainage pipe that runs beneath…

Prospect town employees search for owner of rings

PROSPECT — Public works employees made a rare discovery Thursday during a lunch break on the side of Route 69. “We were just sitting and relaxing and eating lunch,” employee…

Honor roll: Long River Middle School

The following students were named to the honor roll at Long River Middle School for the fourth term of the 2018-19 school year. High honor  Grade 8 Kenneth Arnold April…

State commits funds for Prospect sidewalk project

PROSPECT — With a promise of state funds in hand, local officials are proposing to build a sidewalk along a stretch of Route 69. The town received word in a…

Graduates

Western New England University SPRINGFIELD, Mass. — Local students graduated from Western New England University in May. Alex Varhol of Prospect (06712) graduated Cum Laude with a BSE in industrial…

Road work continues in Prospect

PROSPECT — After a round of milling and paving all or parts of about a dozen roads in town, work to replace catch basins on two streets is up next….

Stop & Shop to stop offering plastic bags at Connecticut stores

Stop & Shop supermarkets announced Monday it will stop offering plastic bags at its 91 Connecticut stores, including one in Naugatuck, starting Thursday, the day a new 10-cent fee on…

Library announces August exhibit

PROSPECT — Prospect Public Library will feature “Shore Points,” an exhibit of artwork by Edith Reynolds, this month. The exhibit, which features oils and acrylics paintings, reflects the southern New…

Prospect Democrats endorse slate

PROSPECT — The Prospect Democratic Town Committee’s endorsed slate of candidates for the November municipal election includes political veterans and newcomers, but not a challenger for the mayor’s seat. The…

Familiar names fill Republican ticket in Prospect

PROSPECT — The names on the Republican ticket for the November election are familiar ones, especially at the top. The Prospect Republican Town Committee endorsed candidates at a July 18…