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Democrats endorse Roy for second term

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Seymour First Selectman Paul Roy received the Democratic Town Committee’s endorsement Monday night to run for a second term. [Read More]
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Trumbull Democrats select candidates for November ballot

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The Trumbull Democratic Town Committee nominated the following people Monday night: Town Council (starred names are incumbents) District One: Gregg Basbagill, *Michael Rappa District Two: Fernando Palmieri, Robert Sojka District Three: Mitchell Hallock, Vicki Tesoro District Four: *John DelVecchio, Sonya Wich District Five: *Matthew Reale, *Martha Jankovic-Mark District Six: *James Meisner, Thomas Ragonese District Seven: […] [Read More]
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Shelton GOP endorses aldermanic slate

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SHELTON — The Republican Town Committee Monday night endorsed its slate for the Board of Aldermen that includes Anthony Simonetti and Gene Kierce in the First Ward; Eric McPherson and Stan Kudej in the Second Ward; John Anglace, board president, and Lynn Farrell in the Third Ward and John Papa and Noreen McGorty in the […] [Read More]
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Lauretti endorsed to seek 11th term

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SHELTON — The Republican Town Committee Monday night endorsed incumbent Mayor Mark A. Lauretti for an unprecidented 11th term. Lauretti was first elected to office in 1991. [Read More]
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Torres calls Supt. Ramos a “miserable failure”

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BRIDGEPORT — Rick Torres, who last week received the GOP nomination for mayor, said Monday that he thinks Superintendent of School John Ramos should leave his job. “I happen to like John but I think he should go because he is a miserable failure,” said Torres, a Black Rock resident and owner of the Harborview […] [Read More]
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Lieberman says McMahon meeting to discuss national security

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A spokeswoman for Sen. Joe Lieberman confirmed with Hearst Newspapers’ Charles J. Lewis Friday that the senator had met the previous afternoon with Linda McMahon, at her request, in his Senate office. Accompanying her to the meeting was Pat Sullivan, her political consultant. The meeting was scheduled to last 30 minutes but went a bit […] [Read More]
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Trumbull primaries are next week

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CORRECTION: Registrar of Voters William Holden alerted me to the following: “As of 11:00 am today, Ted Lovely is an unaffiliated voter. Andy Palo and Robert Pescatore Jr. are both currently enrolled as Republicans. None of these three people enrolled as Democrats. “The Republicans will hold a Town Committee meeting for the purpse of endorsing […] [Read More]
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Foster to announce education platform Monday

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BRIDGEPORT — Mary-Jane Foster, Democratic candidate for mayor, will announce her education platform Monday. Foster will host a public event at Gallery 305, 305 Knowlton St., at 6 p.m. After her announcement, the public will have a chance to ask questions and a reception will follow. “The current mayor and superintendent have given up on […] [Read More]
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