Tag Archives: Republican Town Committee


Republican slate mostly empty

BEACON FALLS — The Republican Town Committee last week endorsed a mostly vacant slate of candidates for the November election. Most notably, the committee did not endorse a candidate —…


RTC member resigns

NAUGATUCK — A topic of national conversation after a recent Supreme Court ruling — gay marriage — has led to criticism of a school board candidate’s comments on Facebook about…


Republicans back Chatfield for 20th term

PROSPECT — The Republican Town Committee last week unanimously endorsed a full slate of candidates for the November election, with Mayor Robert Chatfield once again topping the ticket. Chatfield, who…


Bronko earns nod for mayoral run

NAUGATUCK — Republican Seth Bronko emerged victorious in a three-way race to be the Republican Town Committee’s standard-bearer in the November election. The committee endorsed its slate of candidates Wednesday…


Town committee seeks candidates

BEACON FALLS — The Beacon Falls Republican Town Committee announced opportunities for registered Republicans or Unaffiliated electors interested in becoming an endorsed candidate for the Nov. 3 municipal election. The…

Alex Olbrys, 21, of Naugatuck has been selected to fill a vacancy on the Republican ticket and run for burgess. –CONTRIBUTED

Young candidate fills vacant spot in slate

NAUGATUCK — The Republican Town Committee has chosen Alex Olbrys to fill a vacant burgess slot on the GOP ticket.   “I was excited,” said Olbrys, 21, about his emotions…

Beacon Falls Republican Town Committee Chairman Ronald Holzman oversees nominations of candidates to run for municipal office during the committee’s caucus Tuesday night at Town Hall. Although the committee filled the slate, it is unclear how many candidates will remain on the ballot for the election in November.

Beacon Falls GOP endorses uncertain slate

BEACON FALLS — The Republican Town Committee endorsed a full slate of candidates Tuesday night, although not all of their names may appear on the ballot in November. The slate’s…

Board of Education member Scott Slauson, left, shares a word with Board of Finance member Daniel Sheridan before the Naugatuck Republican Town Committee’s caucus Wednesday at Santos' Restaurant in Naugatuck. –LUKE MARSHALL

Fresh face to lead Naugatuck’s GOP slate

NAUGAUTCK — A new face in politics topped the Republican Town Committee’s endorsements for the November election. Attorney James O’Sullivan, 59, was endorsed by the committee Wednesday night to challenge…

Surrounded by family and friends, Prospect Mayor Bob Chatfield, right, announced that he will seek an 18th term as mayor Tuesday night.

Chatfield seeks 18th term

PROSPECT — Zachary Latozas was the first to endorse Mayor Robert Chatfield’s bid for an 18th term in office. The 2-year-old grandson of Prospect’s long-time Mayor clapped his hands and…