Cross post from HatCityBLOG If you think traffic on Mill Plain Road during rush hour is a nightmare, wait till you see what New York has in state for area commuters next month. Today, the New York State Department of Transportation announced that two bridges in Westchester County will be closed for repairs next Read More
Grammy award artist Lauryn Hill is currently serving a three month sentence a the Federal Correctional Institute in Danbury for failure to pay taxes. Recently, Hill released the following letter from prison (which was published by her team on her Tumbler account) in which she thanked fans for their support. Ms. Hill has received a Read More
Food for thought…
Cross post from My Left Nutmeg Since it’s beeen a while I’ve pulled out the camcorder and conducted an interview, a few weeks ago when Chris Murphy paid a visit to a youth program in Danbury, I couldn’t pass an oppurtunity to chat with our new Senator. I had a chance to talk to Senator Read More
Yesterday, U.S. Senators Chris Murphy and Richard Blumenthal held a press conference call to discuss the failure to end a filibuster on the bi-partisan background check proposal. Here’s the audio recording of the press call (sorry about the quality…and that crying in the background at the beginning of the audio is my cranky son).
Cross post from HatCityBLOG Not good. The Pope John Paul II Care and Rehabilitation Center of Danbury was fined $1,090 after a resident developed a pressure ulcer on the thumb, as a result of the use of a hand splint. The resident, who also was identified as at risk for falls, sustained injuries from falling Read More
Cross post from HatCityBLOG Oh this is rich! Throughtout the gun control leglisation process, when it came to the General Assembly drafting policy, Newtown’s State Rep. (and proud ALEC member) Dan Carter went out of his way to stress the need for “bi-partisanship.” Given the fact that the Democrats at the Capitol hold a 2-1 Read More
UPDATE: 1:55 PM: Newtown Selectwoman Pat Llodra had this to say regarding the NRA nonsense. “You would think Newtown is the last place they would want to start their lobbying effort against changes to the current gun laws,” Llodra said. “It’s a bad time for us. We are still struggling to heal.” While Llodra said Read More