Tag Archives: Beacon Falls

Superintendent hosting panel discussion

REGION 16 — Region 16 Superintendent of Schools Michael Yamin will host a panel discussion on Saturday. The panel discussion starts at 9:30 a.m. at district office, 30 Coer Road,…

Town to review bids for new firetruck

BEACON FALLS — The town is considering three bids to purchase a new firetruck. Taxpayers approved $850,000 for the new truck a year and a half ago. When the town…

Plan includes world language for elementary students 

REGION 16 — Region 16 took its first step in offering world languages to elementary students last school year. If everything goes as planned, the district will take a couple…

Beacon Falls takes first step toward hiring clerk, tax collector

BEACON FALLS — The town is one step closer to changing two positions from elected to hired. At a Jan. 3 town meeting, voters approved moving forward with requesting the…

Voters approve 3 out of 4 capital projects

BEACON FALLS — Voters gave their blessing to using surplus money to pay for three out of four capital projects at a town meeting last week. In total, voters approved…

Region 16 announces kindergarten registration

REGION 16 — Prospect Elementary School and Laurel Ledge Elementary School will hold kindergarten registration from Jan. 22 through Jan. 26. On these dates, parents can pick up a packet…

Region 16 putting greater focus on science

REGION 16 — With new national science standards on the horizon, Region 16 officials are looking to get the most out of the new, but minimally-used, science labs at the…

Municipal leaders look to the year ahead

Local leaders have a lot on their plate and a lot to look forward to as they begin the new year. In Naugatuck, Mayor N. Warren “Pete” Hess said there…

Trash collection delayed in Beacon Falls

BEACON FALLS — Due to New Year’s Day and Thursday’s snowstorm, trash and recycling collection has been pushed back until Monday.

Beacon Hose reports November calls

BEACON FALLS — Beacon Hose Company No. 1 responded to 53 emergency medical service calls and 22 fire calls in November, the company reported. The department conducted training exercises, including…