News 8 took a trip to today’s Destination Location: Beacon Falls.
Manufacturing put the town of Beacon Falls on the map — it was once home to the Home Woolen Company and Beacon Falls Rubber Shoe Company. Its brick building, now on the National Register of Historic Places, has since been re-purposed for residential use.
That sense of community is just as strong today! Watch the video above to hear what locals had to say.