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U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy

Sen. Murphy blasts registrar of voters for problems

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WASHINGTON-U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy urged the state’s General Assembly and Gov. Dannel Malloy to overhaul the registrars of voters’ following repeated problems during rec3ent elections. “I believe the Governor and the state legislature must undertake an effort in the 2015 session to structurally and comprehensively reform our system of election,” Murphy demanded Thursday. “It could […] [Read More]

Senate confirms New Haven’s corporation counsel as Fed Judge

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NEW HAVEN-The city’s corporation counsel who spent nearly 11 years working for the American Civil Liberties union and the NAACP has been confirmed by the U.S. Senate as the state’s newest federal judge. The U.S. Senate confirmed Victor Bolden by a 49-46 vote mostly along party lines Thursday as the state’s 13 U.S. District judge. […] [Read More]
State Rep. Linda Gentile serving Ansonia and Derby

Rep. Gentile thanks the voters

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State Rep. Linda Gentile expressed her thanks to residents of Ansonia and Derby who voted Nov. 4. “I would like to take this opportunity to thank all of the people of the 104th District for coming out to vote recently. Thanks to their support I was able to receive an overwhelming margin of victory and […] [Read More]
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Ansonia Middle School Gym new Polling Place in 5th Ward

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ANSONIA-Fifth ward voters are reminded that they will cast their ballots at the Ansonia Middle School gym on 115 Howard Avenue. There will be two separate lines in the gym. One is for fourth ward voters and the other for the fifth ward voters. Residents are asked to bring identification showing their street address. There […] [Read More]

Poll Change in Ansonia’s 5th Ward

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ANSONIA-Fifth ward voters are reminded that they will cast their ballots at the Ansonia Middle School gym on 115 Howard Avenue. There will be two separate lines in the gym. One is for fourth ward voters and the other for the fifth ward voters. Residents are asked to bring identification showing their street address. There […] [Read More]
Derby Mayor Anita Dugatto

Derby Mayor to give State of the City Address Dec. 6

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DERBY-Almost a year to the day that she was inaugurated Mayor Anita Dugatto will give her first state of the city address to residents. The event will take place Dec. 6 in the auditorium at Derby High School on Nutmeg Avenue. “At this time my team and I will be sharing some of our accomplishments […] [Read More]
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Milford gets top scores from bond-rating agencies

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We received this note from City Hall in Milford: MILFORD — Once again, the City of Milford has received extremely positive feedback on its financial management and affirmation of high rankings from the three premier rating agencies. Fitch Ratings, Moody’s Investors Service, and Standard & Poor’s Rating Services described Milford’s finances as stable, prudent, and […] [Read More]

Drone threat arrest leads to 2 years in prison

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NEW HAVEN-A Moroccan national arrested after he was recorded threatening to fly a bomb-laden model plane into a federal building and Harvard University will be serving a two- federal prison term. But The sentence imposed on El Mahdi Semlali Fahti was not for the bomb threat but for repeatedly lying to federal immigration judges in […] [Read More]
Chief U.S. District Judge Janet C. Hall

Connecticut Federal Court to Celebrate its 225th anniversary

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NEW HAVEN-The state’s 21 federal judges will commemorate the district’s 225th anniversary during a special session Thursday at 4 p.m. in the federal courthouse at 141 Church Street. The session will also acknowledge the 100th anniversary of the cornerstone laying for the Richard C. Lee Courthouse, which served as the venue for the Shelton Sponge […] [Read More]

Last chance to hear about Derby’s sewage

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DERBY-City residents will get one last chance to learn about the $31.2 million request to renovate the sewage treatment system. Residents are invited to attend the session on Oct. 22 at 6:30 p.m. at the Middle School, 10 Nutmeg Avenue. There will be a referendum question on the Nov. 4 ballot asking residents to vote […] [Read More]
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