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DeLauro to discuss proposed tribal changes

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SEYMOUR-Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro will conduct a meeting tonight to discuss the proposed changes in the way the federal government provides recognition to American Indian Tribes. The changes could impact whether Golden Hill Paugusetts which has a reservation in Trumbull and the Schaghticokes in Kent are successful in their renewed attempts to gain federal recognition. Federal […] [Read More]
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Lauretti pushes gubernatorial run

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BRIDGEPORT-Mayor Mark Lauretti said Connecticut will grow the Shelton way if he is elected governor. The Valley’s longest serving mayor addressed supporters Tuesday at Testo’s Banquet Hall in Bridgeport. “We should not give tax breaks solely to those who can afford it most; we need to lower taxes for all of us. We need to […] [Read More]

The star of I am Ukrainian to appear in Hartford Sunday

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HARTFORD-On a cold February evening in one of Ukraine’s worst winters, Yulia Marushevska stood near the front of the thousands of protestors demonstrating against corruption in Kiev’s Independence Square. There she filmed a two minute video explaining the plight of Ukrainians living in a sea of corruption and poverty. She feared that many would be […] [Read More]

Milford’s Bulk Pickup Begins First Wednesday in May

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MILFORD — Mayor Benjamin G. Blake has announced that the City of Milford will begin its 2013 Bulk Waste Pickup Program on Wednesday, May 7, 2014, according to the schedule below. All homeowners are asked to honor the schedule and not place bulk waste at the curb any sooner than the Saturday prior to their […] [Read More]
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SCSU Reschedules discussion on Ukraine

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NEW HAVEN-Southern Connecticut State University has rescheduled the panel discussion involving the crisis in Ukraine which they were forced to postpone because of weather conditions last week. The discussion will take place April 7 from noon to 1:45 p.m. at the Student Center Ballroom. Panelists will include Greg Adams, chairman of SCSU’s Sociology department and […] [Read More]
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SCSU to conduct forum on Ukraine crisis

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NEW HAVEN-Southern Connecticut State University will host a panel discussion involving the crisis in Ukraine which will attempt to analyze Russian President Vladimir Putin’s next move. The discussion will take place March 31 from noon to 1:45 p.m. at the Student Center Ballroom. Panelists will include Greg Adams, chairman of SCSU’s Sociology department and a […] [Read More]
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State Sen. Slossberg to hold office hours

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From a press release: ORANGE – State Senator Gayle S. Slossberg (D-Milford) will conduct office hours at Case Memorial Library next Monday, March 31, from 6-8 p.m. She asks her constituents to visit with her and share their views on local and statewide issues. “Please stop by the library Monday evening for some casual conversation […] [Read More]
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Blumenthal to address Ukrainian-Americans Sunday

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NEW HAVEN-U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal will discuss U.S. sanctions and possible escalation against Russia as their incursion into Ukraine continues. The Senator will meet with members of the Ukrainian-American community at noon Sunday in the St. George’s Ukrainian Catholic Church hall, 568 George Street. The event is open to the public. Blumenthal is expected to […] [Read More]
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SCSU to Discuss Ukrainian Crisis

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NEW HAVEN-Southern Connecticut State University will host a panel discussion involving the crisis in Ukraine which will attempt to analyze Russian President Vladimir Putin’s next move. The discussion will take place March 31 from noon to 1:45 p.m. at the Student Center Ballroom. Panelists will include Greg Adams, chairman of SCSU’s Sociology department and a […] [Read More]
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Naugatuck Valley Landlords meet tonight

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SHELTON-The Naugatuck Valley Chapter of the Connecticut Property Owners Alliance Inc. will conduct their first meeting tonight at 6:30 p.m. in the City Hall auditorium. The event is open free to the public. Mayor Mark Lauretti and former New Britain Mayor Tim Stewart, now the chairman of the New Britain Chamber of Commerce will be […] [Read More]