Tag Archives: election

Hess gets nod for another run

NAUGATUCK — As members of the Democratic Town Committee stood Monday night in Town Hall to nominate Mayor N. Warren “Pete” Hess for another run, they spoke of the accomplishments…

Republicans back slate, lack mayor candidate  

NAUGATUCK — The Republican Town Committee endorsed its slate for the November election last week without a candidate to challenge Democrat incumbent Mayor N. Warren “Pete” Hess. “We have not…

Bielik tops ticket for Democrats

BEACON FALLS — First Selectman Christopher Bielik will once again lead the Democratic ticket into the November election. On Tuesday, the Democratic Town Committee endorsed Bielik for a third term…

Republicans turn to Chatfield for 21st time

PROSPECT — For the 21st consecutive time, the Republican Town Committee endorsed Robert Chatfield to lead the GOP ticket heading into November. Chatfield, who has been mayor since 1977 and…

Republicans tap George for first selectman run 

BEACON FALLS — Two years ago, Republicans headed into the municipal election without a first selectman candidate to lead the ticket on the ballot. That won’t be the case this…

Council chairman expresses ‘frustration,’ won’t seek another term

PROSPECT — Citing frustration with not being able to get answers to financial questions, Town Council Chairman Tom Galvin has announced that he will not be running for re-election. Galvin,…

Chatfield announces bid for 21st term

PROSPECT — After four decades in office, Republican Mayor Robert Chatfield has no intentions of stepping aside yet. Chatfield, who will turn 74 in August, announced his plans to seek…

Markley to run for lieutenant governor

HARTFORD — State Sen. Joseph Markley is the first Republican to declare as a candidate for the No. 2 job in state government. Markley, R-16th District, registered March 24 as…

Zupkus, Rebimbas re-elected without opposition

There was no drama Tuesday when it came to the races for state representative in the 89th District and 70th District — frankly because there were no races. State representatives…

Logan unseats Crisco

ANSONIA — There will be a new face representing the 17th Senatorial District. Republican George Logan, a 47-year-old political newcomer, defeated longtime Democrat incumbent Joseph Crisco to win the Senate…