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Brian Cashman’s Wikipedia profile hacked

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Just how deep-seated is the hatred between Red Sox Nation and the New York Yankees Empire? Check out the Wikipedia entry for Brian Cashman, the Bronx Bombers’ longtime general manager and Darien resident. Cashman appeared at a Greenwich Business Club charity fundraiser Thursday, along with New York Knicks Assistant Manager and former NBA All-Star Allan […] [Read More]
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Malloy seeks high-speed rail money Florida rejected

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Direct from the governor’s office: Gov. Dannel Malloy is clamoring to swoop up $2 billion in federal stimulus money for high-speed rail the sunshine-y state of Florida rejected. Here is the full press release: Governor Malloy Seeks High-Speed Rail Money That Florida Rejected (HARTFORD, CT) — In light of Florida’s rejection of roughly $2 billion […] [Read More]

Tarzia leaves WPCA post

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Above: Kathleen Murphy, pictured with Republican Board of Finance members Jerry Bosak, center, and Chairman Joe Tarzia, left, in 2009. UPDATE: Sources have confirmed Tarzia has resigned from the Board of Finance. Read all about it here. Rumors have been flying about Republican Board of Finance Chairman Joe Tarzia resigning — from what city board […] [Read More]

Mallozzi invites Board of Finance to explain audits

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Board of Representatives Fiscal Committee Chairman John Mallozzi, D-12, has invited the members of the Board of Finance to the committee’s Feb. 28 meeting to provide insight into why the board voted to begin a bevy of new audits in last month. The audits, which range from an investigation into the vehicle maintenance department to […] [Read More]

Leone on wheels

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Drivers on Hope Street may have caught a glimpse of this biker this morning, who came up with a novel way to support his preferred candidate in Tuesday’s special election. Mike Norris said he does not work for the Leone campaign, but wanted to go for a ride on his day off and figured it […] [Read More]

McMahon to rally for Kolenberg Saturday

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Republican state Senate candidate Bob Kolenberg is gearing up for the last stretch before next Tuesday’s special election with a 72-hour kick-off rally at his Bedford Street headquarters Saturday. Beginning at 11 a.m., the rally has a star-studded GOP line up that includes Mayor Michael Pavia of Stamford, First Selectman David Campbell of Darien, Former […] [Read More]
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Kolenberg responds to governor’s budget

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Republican state Senate candidate Bob Kolenberg responded to Malloy’s budget address by saying he was “surprised” to hear Malloy is increasing state spending. The vice president of Stamford’s Board of Finance, Kolenberg is running against Democrat Carlo Leone in a Feb. 22 special election for the District 27 state senate seat (Stamford-Darien) previously held by […] [Read More]

Pavia, Fedele endorse Kolenberg for senate

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Mayor Michael Pavia may be having an epic standoff with the Board of Finance this week, but that didn’t prevent him from wholeheartedly throwing his support behind fellow Republican Bob Kolenberg in his campaign to win a seat in the state senate next Tuesday. Pavia was among a trio of top Stamford GOPs to show […] [Read More]

Ethics hearings on despite Tarzia’s motion to stay

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Above: Ethics board Chairman Dan Young listens to the board’s counsel, Art Laske, during hearings at the government center Monday. Board of Ethics Chairman David Young said tonight’s hearing in the Tania Barnes vs. Joe Tarzia complaint is on despite a motion filed by Tarzia’s lawyer to stay the proceedings. Tarzia’s attorney, Joe Sargent, filed […] [Read More]

Pavia congratulates Docimo on reappointment

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Mayor Michael Pavia has congratulated Mickey Docimo on his recent reappointment to serve as Director of Parks and Recreation. The appointment was a batch of new appointments approved by the Board of Representatives earlier this week. At 19 appointments, the mayor called it a “record.” From the mayor’s office: Record Number of Appointments Approved for […] [Read More]