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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…

Kosakowski looks to build off Bellator win

The night of Feb. 16 was a messy, but successful night for Jesse James Kosakowski. “You wouldn’t believe how many times people came up to me and said, ‘Dude, your…

Exhibit portrays women of Woodland

BEACON FALLS — The women of Woodland Regional High School are at the center of a new exhibit that adorns the lobby of the school’s auditorium. The Women of Woodland…

Former nursing home eyed for detox facility

PROSPECT — The operators of five inpatient residential detoxification facilities across the country are looking to make Prospect home to their sixth facility. Representatives of The Haven of Connecticut came…

Fire displaces three from Prospect home

PROSPECT — Three people, including two children, were displaced after a fire destroyed a second-floor bedroom in their residence Saturday morning. Bill Lauber, chief of the Volunteer Fire Department of…

Region 16 hires interim finance director

PROSPECT — The Region 16 school district has hired James R. Carroll as its interim director of finance and business operations. Carroll started in the role on March 4 and…