Board of Education Secretary Ben Walker and at least three other board members are moving forward with a special meeting Monday, 6:30 p.m. at Geraldine Johnson School. Will selective boycotter Dennis Bradley, the chair, show up?
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October 21st, 2016 · 8 Comments · Education, News and Events
October 21st, 2016 · 5 Comments · National Politics, News and Events
Statement from Connecticut Secretary of the State Denise Merrill: In response to recent suggestions that the presidential election could in some way be compromised, Secretary of the State Denise Merrill said, “The state of Connecticut goes through every precaution to ensure that elections are administered as freely and fairly as possible. Any claim to the […]
October 21st, 2016 · 2 Comments · Law Enforcement, News and Events
A thief who wanted more than pizza and ice cream a few days ago was snagged by a resident in Black Rock after he swiped the tip jar at Beverly Pizza and tried to do the same at Timothy’s Ice Cream on Fairfield Avenue. Steve Krauchick of Doing It Local shares his video interview with […]
October 21st, 2016 · 1 Comment · News and Events
News release from city: Mayor Joe Ganim and the Department of Public Facilities today issued new guidelines that will require residents to place leaves, brush and grass clippings in brown bags or in uncovered garbage cans to be ready for pickup on recycling day which occurs biweekly. The new yard refuse collection guidelines replace Loose […]
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October 20th, 2016 · 9 Comments · City Politics, National Politics, News and Events
Among the voluminous stacks of hacked emails of Hillary Clinton’s Campaign Chairman John Podesta comes a little, local WikiLeaks-revealed nugget titled “GOOD READS FROM ELSEWHERE” detailing an article in the Hartford Courant chronicling Joe Ganim’s historic mayoral comeback victory last November.
October 20th, 2016 · 39 Comments · Library, News and Events
From Brian Lockhart, CT Post Months short of his 10-year anniversary with the city, Library Director Scott Hughes is out of a job.