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November 9, 2018

Logan Now Ahead In State Senate Race, Recount Ordered

by Valley Independent Sentinel Staff | Nov 9, 2018 8:20am
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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October 28, 2018

‘Love Will Always Outweigh Hate’

by Paul Bass | Oct 28, 2018 10:49pm
Posted to: Public Safety | Religion | Woodbridge

Paul Bass / New Haven Independent photo

Paul Bass / New Haven Independent photo

WOODBRIDGE, CT — In the face of terror, New Haven stands together.

That message resounded at a local standing-and-sitting—room-only communal vigil held Sunday evening for the 11 Jews massacred by an anti-Semitic gunman during Shabbat services this weekend at Tree of Life synagogue in Pittsburgh.

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December 11, 2013

2 Legislators Want To Keep Sex Offenders Away From Children

by Hugh McQuaid | Dec 11, 2013 6:30am
Posted to: Civil Liberties | Courts | Equality | Law Enforcement | Legal | Public Safety | State Capitol | Derby | Woodbridge

Christine Stuart file photo A Republican and a Democrat announced plans last week to push for a law to prohibit sex offenders from living near places where children gather.

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July 24, 2013

Nine Microgrids Approved

by Christine Stuart | Jul 24, 2013 4:10pm
Posted to: Town News | Bridgeport | Hartford | Mansfield-Storrs | Middletown | Windham | Woodbridge | Weather

Nine of the 36 microgrid projects submitted by municipalities to the state will be funded with $18 million in state bonding.

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January 18, 2013

OP-ED | Plenty of Forgettable Bills in New Session

by Susan Bigelow | Jan 18, 2013 10:18am
Posted to: Opinion | State Capitol | Bridgeport | Guilford | Southington | Stratford | Thomaston | Westbrook | Wolcott | Woodbridge

Susan Bigelow The legislative session is off and running at last, and members are rushing to propose new laws. Thus far, the focus has been squarely on gun control and school safety in the wake of Newtown, but there’s plenty more going on beneath the surface. Sadly, some of the many, many bills being raised should stay out of sight.

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