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Entries Tagged as 'Joe Giaquinto'

Check Out The Candidates

February 7th, 2011 · 6 Comments · City Politics, News and Events

A special election on Feb. 22 will fill the state rep seat vacated by Chris Caruso. The candidates will take part in a forum Tuesday night. Check it out from Lake Forest Association:

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Forget The Snow, Here Comes The Absentee Ballot Blizzard

February 1st, 2011 · 21 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics

What snowdrifts? Watch out for the drifting absentee ballots. Can you imagine if we have a day like today in three weeks? Feb. 22 is the special election to fill the state rep seat vacated by Chris Caruso who’s working for the Malloy administration. Connecticut’s 126th State Assembly District includes portions of the North End and […]

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Ernie Newton’s Political Sea

January 25th, 2011 · 80 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics

Ernie Newton, the Moses of his peeps, has a decision to make. Get involved in the special election to fill Chris Caruso’s state rep seat, or sit it out? City politics is in a big swirl these days with a special election Feb. 22, and in a mayoral cycle to boot. Don’t think one has anything […]

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The Ballot Lineup To Replace Caruso

January 21st, 2011 · 28 Comments · City Politics

Okay, every petitioning candidate who submitted signatures has qualified to appear on the ballot for the special election to fill Chris Caruso’s seat in Connecticut’s 126th State Assembly district, according to Town Clerk Alma Maya. Here’s the ballot order.

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Bring On The Political Warfare, Here Comes The Showdown

January 19th, 2011 · 30 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics

Democratic Town Chair Mario Testa threw down the gauntlet the other day. He added a line in the sand as well. And, oh, his middle finger too. Be careful what you wish for, Mario! Caruso and company are locked and loaded. Get ready for the showdown.

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Candidate Petitions Submitted, Will The Big Wave Float A Replacement?

January 18th, 2011 · 21 Comments · Analysis and Comment, City Politics

UPDATE: The deadline has passed for candidates to submit petition signatures to qualify for the Feb. 22 special election to fill the state rep seat vacated by Chris Caruso, now working for the Malloy administration. The following candidates submitted petitions to election officials today: veteran police officer Verna Kearney, former State Rep. Bob Keeley, City […]

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Mayor Delivers Endorsement, Crowded Field To Replace Caruso

January 15th, 2011 · 70 Comments · City Politics

Aided by support of Mayor Bill Finch, Rev. Charlie Stallworth of East End Baptist Church, a member of the city’s police commission, won the Democratic Town Committee endorsement today for the Feb. 22 special election to fill the state rep seat vacated by Chris Caruso. Chanel Cathey, a 24-year-old graduate student at New York University, […]

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