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Monthly Archive for May, 2010

: May, 2010

VIDEO: Board of Education, School Superintendent respond to FOI request, retribution allegations

Cross post from Last night, School Superintendent Sal Pascarella and members of the board responded to the recent Freedom of Information request from City Council Minority Leader Tom Saadi as well as

AUDIO: Amid teacher concerns and allegations, Saadi files FOI request with School Superintendent

Cross post from HatCityBLOG Responding to concerns from teachers who feared retaliation from school administrators due to criticisms made towards school officials during the recent education budget

One on one with Democratic 24th State Senate nominee Alice Hutchinson

Cross post from HatCityBLOG Before Monday’s convention, I had an opportunity to interview to 24th State Senate candidate Alice Hutchinson and talk to her about why she’s running for state office.

Democrats endorse Alice Hutchinson for 24th district state senate seat

Cross post from HatCityBLOG Former Bethel Selectwoman Alice Hutchinson delivers her acceptance Speech at the 24th Democratic State Senate convention.City Hall 05.24.10 Yesterday, by a vote of 25 to

LIVE VIDEO STREAM: Democratic 24th State Senate convention

Cross post from HatCityBLOG Today, Democrats in the 24th State Senate district will be choosing their candidate to face Mike McLachlan in November. There are two Democrats who are seeking their

One on one with 24th district state senate candidate Paul Rotello

Cross post from HatCityBLOG On Wednesday, Danbury City Councilman Paul Rotello announced that he’s throwing his hat into the race for the state’s 24th district senate seat. Via Rotello’s press

Foley announces Lt. Gov running mate…and it’s Boughton

Cross post from HatCityBLOG Kevin Rennie explains why Tom Foley’s acceptance of Danbury’s last honest man as Lt. Gov now is a smart political move that could hurt Mike Fedele at the convention.


Cross post from HatCityBLOG Seems like Danbury’s last honest man has decided to call it quits. Kevin Rennie has the details: Danbury Mayor Mark Boughton is expected to drop his campaign for governor

An Exxon Valdez disaster per week

Cross post from HatCityBLOG More bad news from the Gulf: There’s at least 10 times as much oil spilling into the Gulf of Mexico than official estimates suggest, according to an exclusive NPR analysis.

VIDEO: Marconi exits governor’s race, endorses Lamont

Cross post from HatCityBLOG This morning, facing fund raising woes, First Selectman Rudy Marconi announced that he’s dropping out of the governor’s race and endorsing Ned Lamont for the state’s top