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Monthly Archive for August, 2011

: August, 2011

Danbury Dems mock Boughton: “Wonder what he is so afraid of”

Cross post from HatCityBLOG So much for “People over Politics…” Danbury Dems (via Facebook): I guess next we can expect our fearless mayor to refuse to participate in FREE and OPEN debates…

VIDEO: Flood damage to Danbury by Irene not as bad as Floyd damage in 1999

Cross post from HatCityBLOG Images of flood damage from hurricane Irene (photos taken on 08.28.11 around 9:30AM. During the tropical storm of 1999, the flood damage in the photographed locations was

THE ARTURO DOTA TRIAL: Accuser pleads not guilty; police warrant paints disturbing picture

Cross post from HatCityBLOG During his arraignment at Danbury Superior Court, accused killer Arturo Dota plead not guilty to the stabbing death of his girlfriend Natalie Ramirez. For those unfamiliar

Former Danbury resident and local access TV host gives his account of earthquake from D.C.

HatCityBLOG Local Access TV Hosts Ivon Alcime (right) and Marty Heiser (left) interview 2nd Ward City Council candidate Ken Gucker (center), Ideas at Work and Beyond: August 9 2007. Alcime is now a

VIDEO: One on one with former Bethel First Selectman Bob Burke

Cross post from HatCityBLOG Last night on the local access show “The Marty Heiser Show” former First Selectman for Bethel Bob Burke joined the round table talk about his campaign as well as take calls

Septic treatment plant proposal withdrawn

Cross post from HatCityBLOG Just learned that earlier today, developers of a proposed septic treatment plant on Beaver Brook Road withdrew their petition to the Planning Commission. More later…

THE CASE AGAINST JOHN MCGOWAN: Defiant McGowan speaks out on court decision

Cross post from HatCityBLOG A day after being released on bond, speaking on his local access show, a defiant John McGowan commented on his recent rape conviction… McGowan stated in court that he

DANBURY 2011 (4th Ward): Saadi, Nero kick off campaign

Cross post from HatCityBLOG With the election season officially underway, candidates for municipal office are making the rounds raising the cash to mount a campaign. On Thursday, surrounded by aprox.


NOTE: This crosspost from HatCityBLOG will be updated periodically as I sort through all my notes from this unusual trial. (08.11.11) 11:20 AM: Since many of you aren’t privileged enough to see

Bethel’s Bob Burke: The Tea Party candidate or the spoiler?

Cross post from HatCityBLOG Oh my! News-Times 08.07.11 BETHEL — Robert Burke is a petitioning candidate for first selectman as a member of the Connecticut Tea Party, along with a proposed slate of