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Author: Vinti Singh

Low morning turnout in Bridgeport

I just voted in the Connecticut Republican primary. As of 9:45 a.m., I was only the second person at my polling place to cast a ballot. I live in Bridgeport, in District 130-3. District 130-3, which

Herbst wins Trumbull

Tim Herbst looks at a screen displaying the breakdown of the votes in Trumbull after giving his acceptance speech at Marisa’s Ristorante. [View the story “Trumbull election results” on Storify]

Trumbull voter turnout close to 40 percent

TRUMBULL – Turnout at the middle school has been “fairly heavy,” moderator Jackie DiTullio said. “There’s been no real lull at all. Trumbull usually turns out for its local elections.” As of 6 p.m.,

Minor problem at the polls in Trumbull

TRUMBULL – There were two minor problems at the polls today, according to Republican Registrar of Voters Bill Holden. Firstly, there was a bake sale at Jane Ryan School that was interfering with

Less than 20 percent voter turnout as of 3 p.m. In Monroe

MONROE – As of 3 p.m., 2,157 people, or 16.8 percent of registered voters, had cast a ballot in Monroe. The breakdown: Fawn Hollow – 540 Stepney El – 571 Monroe El – 511 Masuk High – 535 At 3 p.m. two

A Kansky supporter in Monroe

Alan Vaglivelo, who is running for an uncontested position on the Board of Education (this will be his second term) held a sign in support of Democratic candidate for first selectman Phyllis Kansky.

Polls are “very quiet” in Monroe

MONROE – As of 2 p.m., 14.9 percent of registered voters had cast a ballot in Monroe. Of 12,833 voters, 1,917 had gone to the polls. “This is low,” Republican Registrar of Voters Jeanette Benson said.

Polls are “calm” in Trumbull

TRUMBULL – As of 1 p.m., 5341 of 23895 registered Trumbull voters had cast a ballot. The polls are “very calm,” Dana Aiello, Democratic registrar of voters, said.

Politics and the Trumbull Board of Education

A political email Michael Herbst, athletic director for Trumbull High School, forwarded an email about proposed national legislation to to a list of contacts, including other Trumbull school district

Endorsements for top of the ticket candidates in Trumbull

Dolores Crooks, wife of former Board of Finance director Bill Crooks, announced her endorsement for incumbent first selectman candidate Tim Herbst today: Tim Herbst and the Republican candidates have