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Monthly Archive for December, 2011

: December, 2011

VIDEO: 2011 Danbury State of the City Address

Cross post from HatCityBLOG (H/T to the Great John N for the video!) State of the City 2011 Danbury, Connecticut Thank you, and of course I would like to thank you for attending today’s event.

Danbury named 6th best city in the United States for the Arts? Not so fast…

Cross post from HatCityBLOG Even during X-Mas season, our mayor is being dishonest and misleading…I guess he’ll get a lump of coal in his stocking. Okay people. calm down… All the spin over a

DOJ finds that East Haven PD engaged in “biased policing” against Latinos

Cross post from My Left Nutmeg UPDATE: You can read DOJ’s remarkable report on East Haven’s bias problem below. Did we need the Department of Justice to tell us the obvious regrading East Haven’s

VIDEO: Danbury Board of Education Dec 7 2011 meeting

Cross post from HatCityBLOG When I posted my write-up on the Democrats assuming leadership of the Republican-controlled Board of Education, I promised to show everyone video footage of the meeting in

Rep. Murphy to Lowe’s: “You’re better than this.”

Cross post from My Left Nutmeg Last week, the giant home improvement chain, Lowe’s, decided to pull their ads from a new show on The Learning Channel, called “All-American Muslim”. Now this show

City Council Minority Leader Tom Saadi speaks out on Legislative Assistant appointment controversy

After the outrageous antics of Mayor Boughton during the special meeting of the city council where he criticized members of the council for sending his nomination for Legislative Assistant to an

Democrats assumed leadership of Republcian controlled Board of Education

Cross post from HatCityBLOG Board of Education Chairperson Gladys Cooper and Vice Chair Kathy Molinaro “Janelli has a habit of snatching defeat from the jaws of victory…” -Mayor Boughton on

Boughton flip-flops on his word regarding Legislative Assistant appointment recommendation (PART 1)

Cross post from HatCityBLOG “People over Politics” or “Politics over People” During Monday’s special meeting of the City Council, Mark Boughton showed to the public why he earned the distinguished

THE CASE AGAINST JEAN NATALE FOR LEGISLATIVE ASSISTANT: Public and Elected officials speak out against Natale

Cross post from HatCityBLOG In anticipation of Mayor Boughton going against his word by proposing the appointment of Jean Natale as Legislative Assistant without a proper hiring process that would had

Danbury High School receives failing grade from ConnCAN

Cross post from HatCityBLOG It’s that time of the year again as the 2011 school report cards from The Connecticut Coalition for Achievement Now (ConnCAN) were released on Thursday. When it comes to