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Monthly Archive for March, 2012

: March, 2012

Response to DaSilva sentencing proves that anti-immigrant racism is still alive in well in Danbury

Cross post from HatCityBLOG Glad to see that Tom Big(o)T Bennett and his ilk haven’t missed a beat… The above moronic comment from Danbury’s finest is just a sample of the over-the-top racist

AUDIO EXCLUSIVE: Prosecutor speaks out on DaSilva case

Cross post from HatCityBLOG After Danbury landlord Joe DaSilva was sentenced to 18 months incarceration for causing the death of Ecuadorian immigrant Luis Encalada Bueno, I had a chance to speak to

JOE DASILVA CASE: Sentencing day rough transcript

Here’s a transcription of my notes from the sentencing. The following are paraphrased remarks and are close to word for word as possible. Prosecutor speaks: On November 6 2009, a life was dramatically

LIVE BLOG: DaSilva sentencing day

Today at 2 PM, Danbury landlord Joe DaSilva is scheduled to be sentenced for negligent homicide and assault associated with the 2009 death of Luis Encalada, an Ecuadorian immigrant who was allegedly

DaSilva back as Democratic Town Committee chairman

Cross post from HatCityBLOG Danbury Democratic Town Committee meeting, 03.12.12. Photo by ctblogger It’s almost like the Danbury Democrats are playing a game of political musical chairs… Last night

Gov. Malloy’s education town hall tour comes to Bethel

Cross post from HatCityBLOG Via Gov. Malloy’s office: (HARTFORD, CT) – Governor Dannel P. Malloy and Lt. Governor Nancy Wyman today announced that they will hold two education town hall meetings in

“What happened to the Blue Chip Restaurant?”

Cross post from HatCityBLOG Several readers reached out to yours truly wanting to know if I knew what happened to the Blue Chip Restaurant on Eagle Road. For those who don’t know, recently the eatery

Democrats appoint Walkovich and Riefberg to Reappointment Advisory Commission

Cross post from HatCityBLOG For those who don’t know, this year the city is required to implement the redistricting of the Council wards. To start the process, the minority and majority leaders of the

A friendly reminder to NOT drive in bad weather

Cross post from HatCityBLOG This horrific accident between a SUV and truck happened in Russia recently and the dashcam video from the incident has gone viral. Although this winter is nothing like what

Mission of Mercy dental clinic coming to Danbury

Via CTMirror: This year’s Connecticut Mission of Mercy, the annual free dental clinic that draws thousands of state residents seeking oral health care, will be held March 23 and 24 in Danbury. The