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Honor roll: Woodland Regional High School

The following students made the honor roll at Woodland Regional High School for the first quarter of the 2018-19 school year. High honors Grade 12 Nia Allen Zachary Arisian Hana…

Towns to get into festive mood 

Naugatuck, Beacon Falls and Prospect will get into the holiday spirit sooner rather than later. Naugatuck is hosting its third annual Ion Bank/Light the Night Street Festival on Saturday. The…

Student charged after bringing BB gun to school

BEACON FALLS — Police arrested a Woodland Regional High School student last week after he brought a BB gun to school. Region 16 Superintendent of Schools Michael Yamin said school…

Police investigating hit-and-run crash

PROSPECT — Police are trying to identify the driver of a vehicle that was involved in a hit-and-run crash on Nov. 8. The crash occurred at the intersection of Klein…

New deal for teachers

Three-year contract expected to net savings for Region 16 PROSPECT — The Region 16 Board of Education and teachers’ union have reached an agreement on a new, three-year contract. “It’s…

Gun club, residents work toward compromise on shooting hours

PROSPECT — The Prospect Gun Club and residents of a neighborhood near the shooting range are working to find a common ground over noise and the club’s shooting hours. Prospect…

One-car crash closes section of Route 69

PROSPECT — A section of Waterbury Road is closed following a one-car accident this morning near Rosewood Drive. Mayor Robert Chatfield, who is also the day commander for the Volunteer…

Antique quilts to be on display

PROSPECT — The Prospect Historical Society is organizing a special display of the historical antique quilts of the Hotchkiss House Museum. The quilts will be displayed on Saturday from 9…

Amended site plan for dealership needs more work

PROSPECT — An attorney representing the owner of Route 69 Auto Sales last week withdrew an application to amend the site plan for the car dealership in order to develop…

Commission, homeowners resolve blight issue

PROSPECT — The Anti-Blight Commission has called off the forced cleanup of a residence on Williams Drive. The commission voted Thursday to cease the remediation action at 52 Williams Drive,…