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March 30, 2017

Supreme Court To Decide Fate of East Haven Mayor’s Income

by Jack Kramer | Mar 30, 2017 3:00pm
Posted to: Courts | Legal | East Haven | Pensions

shutterstock HARTFORD, CT — The mayor of East Haven is the victim of politics or attempting to scam the system by being a double-dipper. Those were the two different stories the state Supreme Court heard Thursday.

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March 27, 2017

Supreme Court To Hear East Haven Mayor’s Appeal Thursday

by Jack Kramer | Mar 27, 2017 11:28am
Posted to: Courts | East Haven

EAST HAVEN, CT - East Haven Mayor Joseph Maturo’s appeal of a Superior Court judge’s 2016 ruling that he could not collect retirement benefits from the town as a firefighter while serving as its top elected official will be heard by the Connecticut Supreme Court at 10 a.m. Thursday, March 30.

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February 28, 2017

Connecticut Supreme Court To Hear East Haven Mayor’s Retirement Appeal

by Jack Kramer | Feb 28, 2017 1:01pm
Posted to: Labor | Legal | East Haven | Pensions

shutterstock EAST HAVEN, CT - The state Supreme Court has agreed to hear East Haven Mayor Joseph Maturo Jr.’s appeal of a Superior Court judge’s 2016 ruling that he could not collect retirement benefits from the town as a firefighter while serving as its top elected official at the same time.

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November 17, 2016

Democrats Still Hold 79-72 Majority In House After Recounts

by Jack Kramer | Nov 17, 2016 6:25pm
Posted to: Election 2016 | Ashford | Cheshire | East Haven | Southington | Tolland

Jack Kramer photo Three recounts in House of Representative races have been completed and, in each case, the one leading after Election Night on Nov. 8 won the race.

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November 14, 2016

East Haven Rep Survives Trump Wave, Holds Onto Seat Following Recount

by Jack Kramer | Nov 14, 2016 6:30am
Posted to: Election 2016 | East Haven

Jack Kramer photo Democrat James Albis retained his 99th District House seat, albeit by a slim 9 votes, after a four-hour recount on Saturday at the East Haven Community Center.

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November 9, 2016

Recounts Ordered In Three House Races

by Jack Kramer | Nov 9, 2016 5:18pm
Posted to: Election 2016 | Cheshire | East Haven | Southington | Wallingford

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(Updated 10:26 a.m. Thursday)

HARTFORD, CT — The Democrats are still in charge of the Connecticut House of Representatives, but at the moment their majority is much smaller with the loss of eight seats.

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October 3, 2016

East Haven Also Not Ready To Embrace State Police Gun Range

by Jack Kramer | Oct 3, 2016 5:30am
Posted to: Law Enforcement | Public Safety | East Haven | Griswold

Jack Kramer photo Politicians in Eastern Connecticut believe they have the perfect solution to the controversial decision of where to put a state police gun range: at the existing National Guard firing range in East Haven.

Problem is East Haven isn’t crazy about that idea.

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September 28, 2016

Another Community Protests State Police Gun Range Location

by Jack Kramer | Sep 28, 2016 10:45pm
Posted to: Environment | Law Enforcement | East Haven | Griswold | Simsbury

ctnewsjunkie Griswold First Selectman Kevin Skulczyck came to Hartford Wednesday to implore state officials to immediately halt plans to put a state police gun range in his town.

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September 1, 2016

Murphy Connects To Constituents While Walking Across Connecticut

by Jack Kramer | Sep 1, 2016 5:30am
Posted to: Congress | Town News | Branford | East Haven | Guilford | Madison | New Haven

Jack Kramer photo U.S. Senator Chris Murphy says he would understand if his fellow senators believe “he might be getting a little showy.”

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October 30, 2015

Advocates for People with Intellectual Disabilities Say State Has No Plan For Them

by Elizabeth Regan | Oct 30, 2015 2:00pm
Posted to: Aging | Civil Liberties | Town News | Cheshire | East Haven | Health Care | Housing | Public Health | State Budget | State Capitol

Elizabeth Regan Parents, grandparents and siblings who are struggling to care for adult family members with severe intellectual and developmental disabilities are asking for the state’s help to plan for the day they will no longer be able to protect and provide for their children.

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