February 2, 2016
by Steve Majerus-Collins | February 2, 2016 3:21pm
Though officials from Willington and East Windsor are trying to gun down a proposed state police firing range that might be built in one of their towns, municipal leaders elsewhere are trying to snag the proposed $7 million project.
Tags: Willington, East Windsor, Police, Connecticut State Police, Tony G, Tim Larson, cs
July 28, 2015
by Christine Stuart | July 28, 2015 3:04pm
Willington residents traveled to the Legislative Office Building in Hartford on Tuesday to make sure that lawmakers and Gov. Dannel P. Malloy were aware they didn’t want the state to relocate the state police shooting range to their town.
July 27, 2015
by Christine Stuart | July 27, 2015 2:52pm
Two years after Glastonbury residents fended off a proposal to build a state police shooting range in their town, two other communities are working to make sure it doesn’t come to theirs.
June 28, 2013
by Jacqueline Wattles | June 28, 2013 5:30am
WILLINGTON — Plans for a “zombie-featured” 5K expected to attract nearly 5,000 runners to Willington were foiled when the event’s parent company withdrew its permit requests Thursday after getting pushback from local officials.
June 14, 2013
by Susan Bigelow | June 14, 2013 10:54am
Republican Sam Belsito cruised to victory in Tuesday’s special election to fill the seat of Rep. Bryan Hurlburt, D-Tolland, who had resigned to take a job with the USDA. Republican state chairman Jerry Labriola was thrilled, crowing that there is “no doubt that tonight’s commanding GOP victory is referendum on Dan Malloy’s mishandling of the Connecticut economy,” in an email message to supporters, adding that the election was “a harbinger of things to come.”