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Council plan to distrubute over 400,000 dollars with no accountability?!?

Cross post from HatCityBLOG Health and public safety budget ad-hoc committee meeting.Photo by ctblogger 04.2010 With all the scrutinizing over the city’s allocation to grant agencies and schools, it

VIDEO: Rev. Al Sharpton visits New Hope Baptist Church

Cross post from HatCityBLOG On Sunday, Rev. Al Sharpton paid a visit to Danbury to help celebrate the 115th anniversary of New Hope Baptist Church. Based on the reaction he received from those in

VIDEO: All about the Connecticut Film Festival

With the start of the the Connecticut Film Festival around the corner, last week on the local access show Ideas at Work and Beyond, I had an opportunity to interview event organizers Dave Bonan and

City Council Dems to BOE and School Superintendent: “Find more budget cuts, avoid teacher layoffs”

Cross post from HatCtyBLOG Raising concerns with the proposed school program cuts, yesterday, a letter drafted by the City Council Democratic Caucus was sent to the members of the Board of Education

LIVE VIDEO STREAM: Board Of Education budget public hearing

Cross post from HatCityBLOG From Roger’s Park, here’s live video of the board of education’s budget public hearing. UPDATE: The public hearing is over. The following is the recorded stream. The higher

Music organizer fed up with “un-friendly” City Hall

Cross post from HatCityBLOG In light of the last honest man’s restrictive city regulations that resulted in the closing of another establishment on Ives Street, here’s another situation where people

John Stewart hammers Arizona xenophobia

Cross post from HatCityBLOG The videoclip speaks for itself. The Daily Show With Jon StewartMon – Thurs 11p / 10c<td style='padding:2px 1px 0px 5px;' colspan='2'Law &

City Council Minority Leader Tom Saadi speaks out on public reaction to education proposals

Cross post from HatCityBLOG Residents filled the City Council chambers on Monday night and spoke out in opposition tothe city budget allocation to education.City Hall 04.19.10. Photo by ctblogger With

Boughton can’t be reached for comment?!?

Cross post from HatCityBLOG Too busy running for governor to answer questions? As residents of Danbury learn that they just coughed up a mind-blowing 450,000 dollars to settle an embarrassing lawsuit,

Residents speak out against proposed cuts to education

Cross post from HatCityBLOG As we approach the city council’s vote on the allocations to the education budget, more people are voicing their objection to the proposed school cuts by the Board of