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Students help Haitian earthquake victims one care package at a time

Cross post from HatCityBLOG Teacher Mara Perfido and the students at the Western Connecticut Regional Adult Education program (WERACE) prepare care packages for earthquake victims in Haiti.Photo by

Democratic Town Committee members elect Lynn Taborsak as their new leader

Cross post from HatCityBLOG Lynn Taborsak calls for unity in her opening remarks as new chairperson of the Democratic Town Committee.Photo by ctblogger, 03.08.10 Yesterday, inside a packed Democratic

Did the Democratic Town Committee primary really solve anything?

Cross post from HatCityBLOG Now that the latest battle in the DTC civil primary is over, questions regarding the future of the Democratic Town Committee remains somewhat unclear. In fact, a close look

Recount process in DTC primary underway

Cross post from HatCityBLOG Here’s an update on the Democratic Town Committee primary. An automatic recount process is underway in the 1st and 2nd wards. This is due to the close votes between

Democratic Town Committee primary results

After losing the last two municipal elections, disapproval towards the leadership of the Democratic Town Committee reached a boiling point with several area lawmakers meeting requesting Joe DaSilva to

CT-04: Congressman Jim Himes gives back campaign contributions from Charlie Rangel

Cross post from HatCityBLOG As a result of a recent admonishment against Rep. Chairman Charlie Rangel by the House Ethics Board Committee, Congressman Jim Himes issued a press release stating that he

CT-GOV: Marconi stresses tort reform in new campaign ad

Cross post from HatCityBLOG Rudy Marconi, Ridgefield first selectman and exploratory candidate for governor, released a new campaign online video which addresses the need for the state to address it’s

VIDEO: State Rep. Jason Bartlett addresses educational achievement gap problem

Cross post from HatCityBLOG With Connecticut having one the worse educational achievement gaps in the nation, on Sunday morning, State Rep. Jason Bartlett joined educational advocate Danielle Smith on

THE TROY GRANT CASE: Warrant paints a disturbing picture; Grant admits having sexual relations with victim

Cross post from HatCityBLOG On Tuesday, the arrest warrant connected with the case against Tony Grant was unsealed and the document gives graphic details into the charges against the former executive

THE JOE DASILVA CASE: Arrest warrant sheds new details in case; expose possible cover-up attempt

Cross post from HatCityBLOG Today, the Danbury Superior Court unsealed Joe DaSilva’s arrest warrant affidavit and it document gives new details regarding the events leading up to the death of Luis