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Monthly Archive for September, 2011

: September, 2011

ConnCAN drop-out rate analysis provides mixed news for schools in Greater Danbury

Cross post from HatCityBLOG Today, the Connecticut Coalition for Achievement Now released their annual report on the comparison of the official high school graduation rate by the CT Department of

BREAKING NEWS (video): Racial violence breaks out at Danbury High School?!?

Cross post from HatCityBLOG UPDATE 12:00 PM The following comment from a student at DHS in response to several racist and offensive comments made by others regarding the incident could shed light on

Danbury Chamber of Commerce opts out of mayoral luncheon?!?

Cross post from HatCityBLOG Several sources have informed me that there is a strong possibility that the Danbury Chamber of Commerce WILL NOT host a mayoral luncheon. Viewed as a long tradition in

FLASHBACK: Why is the media allowing Boughton a free pass on his Danbury 11 lies?!?

In honor of the highly disappointing Danbury 11 feature on Sunday’s News-Times, here’s my first in many posts highlighting how the News-Times failed in reporting on the numerous inaccuracies Boguhton

CT 05(video): Maloney endorses Donovan

Yesterday, former Congressman Jim Maloney officially threw his support behind Chris Donovan’s campaign for his old congressional seat. Donovan for Congress Press Release: MERIDEN, CT – Former Fifth

THE TROY GRANT CASE: An inside look at what happned at Grant’s plea hearing

Cross post from HatCityBLOG WARNING: Elements of this case are somewhat graphic in nature. After much consideration, I decided to detail the case against Grant because this is a situation where a

VIDEO: Bells Lane clear-cutting fisaco update

Cross post from HatCityBLOG During this month’s city council meeting, Republican At-Large Councilman Phil Curran asked Deputy Corporation Counsel Laszlo Pinter for an update on the clear cutting

VIDEO: City Council approves funding for freshman sports

Cross post from HatCityBLOG From last week, here’s the city council discussion and approval of funding for freshman sports. …for those who read about the meeting of the minds between yours truly and

CT 05 (video): Donovan makes it official

Cross post from HatCityBLOG Yesterday, Chris Donovan paid a visit to my neck of the woods in Danbury to officially announce his candidacy for Congress. Donovan has been unofficially running for Chris

To all the whining local politicians…

Cross post from HatCityBLOG …this commentary from Jeff Mill for the Middletown Press is for you. In the wake of Tropical Storm Irene, three distinct sounds rose up into the still late summer air: