Category Archives: Election

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Zupkus announces re-election bid

PROSPECT — Republican Lezlye Zupkus announced this week that she will seek a second term as state representative for the 89th House District. “Connecticut faces significant financial hurdles in the…

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Attorney announces bid to run for state Senate

WATERBURY — A 28-year-old Waterbury man is seeking to unseat the long-time incumbent in the 15th state Senate District. Republican Karl Shehu, an attorney, announced his candidacy for the state…

Mezzo to be sworn in Tuesday

NAUGATUCK — A swearing-in ceremony for Mayor Robert Mezzo will be held Tuesday at City Hill Middle School. The doors open at 6:45 p.m. and the ceremony begins at 7:30…

Board votes for no school on Election Day 2014

NAUGATUCK — The Board of Education voted Nov. 14 to close school on Election Day next year. The board voted unanimously to make Nov. 4, 2014 a staff development day….

Newly elected officials to be sworn in

A swearing-in ceremony will be held Friday evening at the home of John “Jack” Betkoski III for Beacon Falls officials elected Nov. 5. It starts at 7:30 p.m. at 118…

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Same day registration has little impact on turnout

For the first time in the state’s history, eligible voters had the opportunity to register on Election Day this year. Naugatuck, Beacon Falls and Prospect saw few people take advantage…

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Recount for burgess candidates set for Tuesday

NAUGATUCK — A recount of the votes for burgess candidates will be conducted Tuesday. Town Clerk Michelle Dowling said the recount will begin at 9:30 a.m. and be done in…

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Democratic leader waives recount

PROSPECT — An automatic recount won’t take place for all candidates of the Town Council after a Democratic candidate waived her right for one, town officials said. A recount could…

Beacon Falls election results

The following numbers are unoffocial. * Denotes winners First Selectman Chris Bielik (D): 973 (53%)* Gerard Smith (R): 871 (47%) Selectman Peter Betkoski (D): 965* Dominick Sorrentino (R): 873* Town…

Prospect election results

The following results are unofficial. *Denotes winners. Mayor *Robert Chatfield (Republican) 2,293 Louis Booth (Democrat) 354 Louis Mirabelle (Petitioning Candidates) 182   Town Council *Stanley Pilat (Republican) 1,624 *Thomas Galvin…