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Officials look to take next step with schoolhouse project

BEACON FALLS — Town officials are ready for the next step in a project to preserve an historic schoolhouse. In July, state lawmakers approved a bill that transfers a 0.125-acre,…

State OKs Beacon Falls land transfer

HARTFORD — State lawmakers on Monday voted to transfer a 0.125-acre parcel to the town of Beacon Falls to relocate the historic Rimmon Schoolhouse. Gov. Ned Lamont signed the bill…

Plan to move historic schoolhouse waiting on state bill

BEACON FALLS — As the 150th anniversary of the town of Beacon Falls approaches, plans to move the Rimmon Schoolhouse to land at the end of North Main Street rest…

Effort continues to save, move historic schoolhouse

BEACON FALLS — Officials are hoping to move the Rimmon Schoolhouse for the second time in its storied history. Town Historian Steve Ruhl, who is also chairman of Parks and…

Wear and tear too much to move schoolhouse

BEACON FALLS — Time and the elements have taken their toll on the historic one-room schoolhouse that sits off Pinesbridge Road. Now, officials are hoping to build a replica to…

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Future of historic schoolhouse up in the air

BEACON FALLS — The fate of one of the oldest buildings in town rests on its crumbling foundations. When Nadeem and Naila Khalid purchased the Rimmon Schoolhouse at 101 Pinesbridge…

Owner of schoolhouse ponders future

BEACON FALLS — One of the oldest buildings in town has a new owner, and town officials say he may want to donate or sell it to the town. Nadeem…