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Yearly Archive for 2009

: 2009

A historical look at the opposition towards BRT’s attempt to develop land on Hospital Ave

In honor to today’s News-Times article that outlines residents continued frustration with the the infamous BRT developer, this cross post from HatCityBLOG has been bumped to the top Corner of Hospital
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VIDEO: Danbury recieves $800,000 federal grant for school program

cross post from HatCityBLOG Last week, at a press conference at Mill Ridge School, the Connecticut Institute for Communities (CIC) and Danbury School system announced that the city received a 880,000
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Danbury school system receives failing grade

Cross post from Today, ConnCAN released their 2009-10 School Report Cards and top 10 lists and when it comes to overall performance of the Danbury school system, lets just say that their scores are
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Joe Lieberman lied to Keith Whamond’s face

I wonder how Keith Whamond feels about Joe LIEberman lying to his face? A few months ago, the junior senator from the state of Aetna did an online interview with Whamond where he took with a series of
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Ignoring anti-immigrant xenophobia: The Common Council edition

Cross post from HatCityBLOG Three blind mice As I stated in a previous post, Mayor Boughton, his administration, and the elected officials who are directly responsible for dividing this city among
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VIDEO: 2010 CT Film festival debate

Cross post from HatCityBLOG From December’s Common Council meeting, here’s video footage of the 2010 CT Film Festival debate. RELATED POSTS: VIDEO: 2010 CT Film Festival ad-hoc committee meeting:
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Ignoring anti-immigrant xenophobia: The last honest man edition

cross post from HatCityBLOG Hear no racism, see no racism, refuse to acknowledge racism Over the last couple months, people who desire that the topic of immigration would go away are trying to claim
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Common Council honors John Esposito

cross post from HatCityBLOG November marks the last month of John Esposito’s term on the Common Council. The Democrat from the 4th ward has been a staple on the Council for many decades, serving under
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State Elections Enforcement Commission complaint filed against Derek Roy campaign

One of many fliers from Derek Roy that were on the campus of Western Connecticut State University Questions surrounding the campaign tactics of Derek Roy has led to a complaint filed against the
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Blame yourselves

Cross post from HatCityBLOG This comment in the News-Times article regarding the passage of the charter revision best sums up my greatest concern with the changes to the city’s version of the U.S.
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