Tag Archives: Prospect

Long River named Spotlight School

PROSPECT — The New England League of Middle Schools recently designated Long River Middle School as a Spotlight School. NELMS is a nonprofit organization based in Massachusetts and an affiliate…

Historical society looking for new members

PROSPECT — The Prospect Historical Society is looking for new members to help in its mission to share the history of the town of Prospect. The historical society maintains Prospect’s…

Prospect man killed Friday in tractor-trailer crash on I-95

MILFORD — A 57-year-old Prospect man was killed when the tractor-trailer he was driving on Interstate 95 crashed and barreled down an embankment Friday morning. Police say Jean Fabre-Benoit was…

Water companies pull merger application

WATERBURY — Connecticut Water and San Jose Water Group have withdrawn their merger request before the Public Utilities Regulatory Authority. The two water utilities, which have sought to merge since…

Grant to build urban oases in Prospect

PROSPECT — The Town of Prospect and the Prospect Land Trust recently received a $3,000 grant to build an urban oases site at McGrath Park. The Urban Wildlife Refuge Partnership…

Region 16 lays out STEM paths

PROSPECT — Woodland Regional High School students interested in pursuing careers in STEM fields will soon have paths to guide them on their way. Starting next school year, Woodland will…

Woodland senior chosen for youth senate program

BEACON FALLS — As a freshman, Bayan Galal joined the Woodland Regional High School student government as a way to get involved in the school and organize events for her…

Republicans announce new leaders in state House

HARTFORD — Several local lawmakers are among the new caucus leaders for House Republicans. State Rep. Lezyle Zupkus, R-Prospect, is one of the four deputy leaders at large. “I have…

Impasse over extended shooting hours remains

PROSPECT — A dispute over extended shooting hours at the Prospect Gun Club’s range remained unresolved following a subcommittee meeting earlier this month. The Planning and Zoning Commission voted in…

Man indicted on charges of illegally buying firearms

PROSPECT — A local man has been indicted on charges that he illegally purchased and possessed firearms, according to federal authorities. The indictment accuses 31-year-old Frank Moss of misrepresenting himself…