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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…


Republican candidates to be chosen in primary

A Republican primary for candidates seeking state office is Aug. 12. Republican voters will choose who will lead their ticket for several top state offices. Candidates to run for governor…

Priscilla Cretella

Candidate profile : Priscilla Cretella

Unaffiliated Editor’s note: Cretella was cross endorsed by the Beacon Falls Democrat and Republican town committees. Beacon Falls Board of Education Age: 60 Occupation: Interior Decorator Past political posts: 25…

Donna Cullen

Candidate profile: Donna Cullen

Republican Prospect Board of Education Age: 46 Occupation: Principal Past political posts: Region 16 Board of Education 2 years Education: 6th Year Degree in Administration What should be the educational…

Nazih Noujaim

Candidate profile: Nazih Noujaim

Republican Prospect Board of Education Age:    47 Occupation: Software Engineer Past political posts:  Appointed to Board of Education, Region 16; Zoning Board of Appeals – Alternate Education: Associate Degree, Data…

David Wartko

Candidate profile: David T. Wartko

Republican Prospect Board of Education Age: 59 Occupation:  Retired Contractor Past Political Posts:  Board of Education 2009 to Present: Policy Committee, Chairman of Technology Committee, Public Communications Committee; Water Pollution…

Douglas Merriman

Candidate profile : Douglas Merriman

Republican Prospect Town Council Age: 76 Occupation: Retired teacher Past political posts: Board of Education, 1977-1981. Town Council: 28 years. Town Council Chair: 1987-1997. Library Board. Representative to Bristol Resource…

Jeffrey Slapikas

Candidate profile: Jeffrey Slapikas

Republican Prospect Town Council Editor’s note: As of this post, Slapikas had not responded to the Citizen’s News candidate questionnaire. Age: 48 Education: 1981 graduate of Holy Cross High School,…

Stanley Pilat

Candidate profile : Stanley Pilat

Republican Prospect Town Council Age: 60 Occupation: Biomedical Equipment Technician Past political posts: Chairman Region 16 Board of Education, Chairman Prospect Inland/Wetlands Commission, present vice-chairman Republican Town Committee Education:High School…

Thomas Galvin

Candidate profile : Thomas Galvin

Republican Prospect Town Council Age: 62 Occupation: Retired Banker Past political posts: Town Council (4 Years) – Planning & Zoning (7 Years) Do you think Prospect needs policies regarding wind…