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Monthly Archive for March, 2011

: March, 2011

RIP Maxwell’s

Cross post from HatCityBLOG I was planning on writing on what I learned regarding the whole Maxwell’s closing situation but Mark Langlois at the Danbury Patch pretty much nailed it. Maxwell’s Sports

Chili madness!!!!!

Cross post from HatCityBLOG Last Sunday, food fanatics packed Two Steps Downtown Grille to cheer on their favorite ammeter chef at the fifth annual Chili-Cook Off. This year, I decided to stop by the

Where is Mark Boughton’s anti-immigrant BFF?

Cross post from HatCityBLOG Mark Boughton and Steve Levy during happier times. Mayors and County Executives for Immigration Reform press conference, City Hall 12.08.05 Seems like Suffolk County

Is State Senator Mike McLachlan looking out for your best interest?

Cross post from HatCityBLOG You would think that after being roundly criticized over his “birther bill, State Senator Mike McLachlan would try any avoid embarrassing himself. Think again. Pat Scully


Cross post from HatCityBLOG Danbury Patch has the latest on the Troy Grant court case: Troy Grant, 41, who faces more than 100 years in prison on sexual assault charges, was assigned a new public

So does this mean that the city admits to arresting the Danbury 11?

Cross post from HatCityBLOG Danbury Attorney Dan Casagrande: New York Law Jounral 03.24.11 “The city would much rather have tried the case and won it because we believe, as we have all along, that

Taking the Danbury 11 case to the airwaves

Cross post from HatCityBLOG This week, I made a two-part appearance on the local access show “Progressive Soup” to talk about the recent settlement in the Danbury 11 immigration civil lawsuit as well

SEN 2012: Boughton loses easily to Dems in senate matchup

Cross post from HatCityBLOG Daily Kos: Fifth CD Rep. Chris Murphy holds a narrow lead over Secretary of State Susan Bysiewicz in the Democratic primary—which won’t be held for more than a year, and

CTDream Act moves forward

Cross post from HatCityBLOG Great news from CTNewsJunkie. The Higher Education and Employment Advancement Committee seems to have forwarded a bill that gives in-state tuition to undocumented students

Here’s something you don’t see everyday

Cross post from HatCityBLOG A Danbury man’s drive took a turn to the worse as the axle in his minivan suddenly fell off as he approached the corner of Triangle and Wildman. …oh, did I mention that