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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by Paul Bass | Oct 28, 2018 10:49pm
Posted to: Public Safety | Religion | Woodbridge
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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by Hugh McQuaid | Dec 11, 2013 6:30am
Posted to: Civil Liberties | Courts | Equality | Law Enforcement | Legal | Public Safety | State Capitol | Derby | Woodbridge
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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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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by Susan Bigelow | Jan 18, 2013 10:18am
Posted to: Opinion | State Capitol | Bridgeport | Guilford | Southington | Stratford | Thomaston | Westbrook | Wolcott | Woodbridge
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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