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School board OKs replacing tennis courts

BEACON FALLS — The tennis courts at Woodland Regional High School are set to get a makeover. The Region 16 Board of Education last week approved moving forward with replacing…

Towns to open cooling centers

With temperatures expected to rise into the upper 90s this weekend, Beacon Falls, Naugatuck and Prospect will open cooling centers for residents to beat the heat. Beacon Falls The Beacon…

Library seeking artists to exhibit artwork 

PROSPECT — The Prospect Public Library is seeking artists interested in exhibiting their artwork at the library. The library is looking for exhibitors for October through December and next year….

Woodland alumna gets wish granted

NAUGATUCK — An unexpected phone call landed Veronica Moscariello on a trip to Belize through the through the Connecticut branch of the Make-A-Wish Foundation in June. “I didn’t fully believe it…

Library announces photography exhibit

PROSPECT — The Prospect Public Library will feature the work of photographer Diane Schirmer in July. Schirmer started taking pictures on family vacations as a young child, a news release…

Unconventional path led Hatch-Geary to teaching

BEACON FALLS — The path Meghan Hatch-Geary followed to becoming a teacher at Woodland Regional High School was an unconventional one. “I spent a long time searching for what career…

Road work to begin next month

PROSPECT — Road work in town is slated to start in mid-July. The work is scheduled to begin July 15, depending on the weather, Mayor Robert Chatfield said. The work…

Prospect shaves tax rate for 2019-20

PROSPECT — The Town Council this month set a tax rate of 30.95 mills for the 2019-20 fiscal year. The tax rate is a decrease of 0.05 mills from the…

Appointment keeps tax collector job in the family

PROSPECT — The Town Council last week unanimously appointed Ann Marie Burr to be the town’s tax collector. Burr, who was the assistant tax collector, has been serving as acting…

Ladies auxiliary planning ‘volunteer fair’

PROSPECT — The Ladies Auxiliary of the Prospect Volunteer Fire Department is seeking town organizations interested in participating in a “volunteer fair.” The auxiliary is in the planning stages for…