by Valley Independent Sentinel Staff | Nov 9, 2018 7:20am
Posted to: Election 2018 | Ansonia | Bethany | Derby | Haddam | Naugatuck | Woodbridge
Revised tallies submitted to the secretary of the state now show Sen. George Logan of Ansonia winning re-election Tuesday by just 65 votes. It comes a day after election results showed Jorge Cabrera, the Democratic challenger from Hamden, won the 17th District seat in the state Senate.
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by Barth Keck | Jun 21, 2018 10:00am
Posted to: Education | Local Politics | Opinion | State Budget | Ansonia | Burlington | Seymour
by Christine Stuart | Nov 16, 2017 6:06pm
Posted to: Courts | Law Enforcement | Legal | Ansonia
HARTFORD, CT — Connecticut is the first state to implement a domestic violence lethality assessment tool that allows law enforcement to identify individuals who have an increased risk of fatal violence.
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by Christine Stuart | Aug 23, 2017 12:26pm
Posted to: Town News | Ansonia | State Budget | Taxes | State Capitol
HARTFORD, CT — House Democrats would hike the sales tax to 6.85 percent, and eliminate Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s controversial proposal to have cities and towns partially fund teacher’s retirement costs. That’s according to their latest budget proposal.
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by Eugene Driscoll | Sep 17, 2014 4:30am
Posted to: Election 2014 | Law Enforcement | Legal | Public Safety | Ansonia
The Republican candidate for governor said Tuesday he would support proposed legislation prohibiting people who have temporary restraining orders against them from possessing a firearm.
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by Eugene Driscoll | Nov 13, 2013 7:31am
Posted to: Election 2013 | Election Policy | Town News | Ansonia | Derby
There were no changes in Derby’s Third Ward Aldermen race after a recount that lasted about three hours Tuesday. The same was true in Ansonia where Republicans swept the Democrats out of power. There were no changes in aldermanic races in two wards or on a referendum question.
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by Hugh McQuaid | Aug 22, 2013 3:34pm
Posted to: Energy | Weather | Ansonia
In a report released Wednesday, regulators gave the state’s utility companies generally high marks for their preparation and response to damage caused by Hurricane Sandy in 2012.
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by Ethan Fry | Mar 12, 2013 1:10pm
Posted to: Town News | Ansonia | Health Care | Weather
Spectrum Healthcare, the company that owns Ansonia’s Hilltop Health Center, says it has to close the facility because it can’t afford to keep it open.
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