Tag Archives: Joan Hartley


Incumbent facing Independent challenger

WATERBURY — A UPS driver who claims to have the pulse of the people is challenging a longtime legislator in a bid for the 15th District state Senate seat. Independent…


Opening up a line of communication

NAUGATUCK — State and local officials came together last week to open up a dialogue on a host of issues. “My vision is just to open up the lines of…


Discussing politics at breakfast

Legislators address borough business community NAUGATUCK — Legislators delivered a message to local business leaders Tuesday morning: become more involved in their government. State Sen. Joan Hartley, D-Waterbury, encouraged those…


Legislators announce office hours

NAUGATUCK — State senators Joan Hartley and Joe Crisco and state representatives Rosa Rebimbas and David Labriola will hold office hours this week. The office hours are Thursday from 6…


Legislators discuss power plant with citizens

NAUGATUCK — As opponents of the proposed Towantic Power Plant in Oxford voice their concerns locally, two state legislators said they are fighting the proposal in Hartford. State senators Joan…


Binding arbitration talk of breakfast

NAUGATUCK — Local legislators and businesspeople discussed ideas and issues over breakfast last week. The Naugatuck Chamber of Commerce hosted its annual Legislative Breakfast Feb. 6 at Jesse Camille’s Restaurant….


Legislators holding office hours

NAUGATUCK — Local legislators are holding office hours to meet with Naugatuck residents. State representatives Rosa Rebimbas (R-70) and David Labriola (R-131) and state senators Joe Crisco (D-17) and Joan…


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….


Three in running for 15th District

NAUGATUCK — Democratic incumbent Joan Hartley is facing two challengers in her bid for an eighth term representing the 15th Senate District. The district includes Waterbury, Middlebury and Naugatuck. The…


Campaign briefs

Working Families Party nominates Conroy BEACON FALLS — The Connecticut Working Families Party has announced its nomination of Theresa Conroy for state representative in the 105th District. Conroy, a Seymour…