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Hess eyes mayor’s seat

NAUGATUCK — The thought of wanting to be mayor wasn’t one that crossed the mind of Democrat N. Warren “Pete” Hess III — until a couple of months ago. After…


Hess registers as mayoral candidate

NAUGATUCK — A local attorney who has represented the borough in legal matters for several years will officially become a candidate for mayor. N. Warren “Pete” Hess, a-66-year-old Democrat, has…


Bronko to seek mayor’s seat

NAUGATUCK — At least two Republican candidates will seek the party’s nomination to run for mayor in November. By the middle of this week, Democrats may have at least one…


Olbrys announces run for mayor

NAUGATUCK — The race for mayor of Naugatuck has its first candidate. Burgess Alex Olbrys, a Republican, celebrated his 23rd birthday April 8 at The Corner Tavern by announcing his…


Olbrys to announce run for mayor

NAUGATUCK — Burgess Alex Olbrys is hoping to take a step forward in his political career. Olbrys, a Republican, plans to announce he will be seeking the nomination from the…


Mezzo not seeking 4th term

NAUGATUCK — A fourth term in office isn’t in the cards for Mayor Robert Mezzo. Mezzo, a 43-year-old Democrat, announced on his blog that he won’t seek re-election in November….


Rossi won’t run again

NAUGATUCK — Deputy Mayor Tamath Rossi will not run for another term in office. Rossi, a Republican who has served as deputy mayor for the past 12 years, announced on…

State Sen. Joseph Crisco (D-17), left, and Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro campaign outside of Andrew Avenue School in Naugatuck Tuesday morning. Crisco and DeLauro were both re-elected. –LUKE MARSHALL

Crisco earns 12th term

Democrat Joseph Crisco secured his 12th term in the state Senate Tuesday, defeating Republican challenger Philip Tripp. Crisco, 78, of Woodbridge, has served the 17th District since 1992. The district…


Hartley breezes back into office

Democrat Joan Hartley (D-15) sailed to an eighth state Senate term on Tuesday. Hartley, a Waterbury native, is a human resource manager at Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Connecticut….


Voters send Zupkus back to Hartford

PROSPECT — As the vote tallies rolled in Tuesday night it quickly became apparent that Republican incumbent Lezlye Zupkus would be representing the 89th House District for a second term….