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Entries Tagged as 'Bob “Troll” Walsh'

Moore Versus Musto For State Senate

February 5th, 2014 · 29 Comments · City Politics, News and Events

A fundraiser for Democratic candidate for State Senate Marilyn Moore will take place on Monday 5 p.m. at Miss Thelma’s Restaurant, 140 Fairfield Avenue. Moore is challenging incumbent Anthony Musto in an August primary. Connecticut’s 22nd Senatorial covers all of Trumbull and portions of Bridgeport and Monroe.

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Game On! Moore Versus Musto For State Senate, Foster Care For Moore

January 12th, 2014 · 43 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics, News and Events, State Politics

Political activist Marilyn Moore has filed a candidate committee for State Senate setting up a rematch of her 2008 Democratic primary with Anthony Musto who occupies the city-suburban district. Moore has built an intriguing early coalition that includes former City Councilman Bob “Troll” Walsh as her treasurer and 2011 mayoral candidate Mary-Jane Foster as deputy […]

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Driveway To Manny’s Mansion Tops Among Stories For May/June 2013

December 30th, 2013 · 2 Comments · City Budget, City Council, Cops, Development and Zoning, Education, News and Events

We learned in June in a story published by the Connecticut Post, the city paid controversial developer Manny Moutinho $400,000 to improve his own Stratford waterfront property as part of an airport safety project. There’s still gravel to unravel in this story. Other headliners from May and June:

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The Blizzard, Top Stories February 2013

December 26th, 2013 · No Comments · City Council, News and Events

Punxsutawney Phil calls for early spring. Winter Storm Nemo doesn’t oblige. The menacing Blizzard of 2013 left devastation throughout the city, overwhelmed Public Works crews, imprisoned residents in their own homes with drifts of snow four and five feet and higher. Mayor Bill Finch called in the National Guard for help, hired private contractors from […]

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Finch Hits Midpoint Of Second Term, Builds Warchest, Potential Opponents Weigh Options

November 18th, 2013 · 36 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Budget, City Council, City Politics, Education

With nearly $120,000 in campaign cash in the bank, Mayor Bill Finch is off to a mighty fundraising start at the midpoint of his second four-year term. Raising money will not be a problem for the mayor as he prepares for reelection in 2015. The larger questions: how will the next two budget cycles play […]

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In Politics Be Very Careful What You Wish For, The School Board Lesson

September 16th, 2013 · 22 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Council, City Politics, Education

Four years ago Democratic political operatives were feeling cheeky toward city Republicans. The Connecticut Working Families, a party split off from Democrats financed largely by labor unions, featured two candidates for Board of Education, Sauda Baraka, a Republican who had a falling-out with local GOP leadership, and newcomer to politics Maria Pereira, a city school […]

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Troll: Tuesday’s Political Guillotine

September 12th, 2013 · 7 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Council, City Politics

Former City Councilman Bob “Troll” Walsh, a supporter of the Democratic challenge slate that swept three primary wins for school board on Tuesday, shares his perspective about what he describes as “The perfect storm or how I spent my primary Tuesday.” “What the hell happened?” seemed to be the most popular question being asked Tuesday […]

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