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Darien News-Review
Is a plastic bag ban in Stamford’s future?and Hawaii, where the bags are banished and retailers face fines for packing in
Darien News-Review / Posted an hour ago
and Hawaii, where the bags are banished and retailers face fines for packing in plastic. The issue was raised at a Board of Representatives committee meeting last month by outgoing City Rep. Eileen Heaphy. “It’s my little farewell gift to... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Is a plastic bag ban in Stamford’s future?and Hawaii, where the bags are banished and retailers face fines for packing in
Stamford Advocate / Posted an hour ago
and Hawaii, where the bags are banished and retailers face fines for packing in plastic. The issue was raised at a Board of Representatives committee meeting last month by outgoing City Rep. Eileen Heaphy. “It’s my little farewell gift to... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Stamford school board seat still up in air post-electionMena now must follow a process. He must be nominated by the Republican Town Co
Stamford Advocate / Posted yesterday
Mena now must follow a process. He must be nominated by the Republican Town Committee, which must recommend him to the Board of Representatives, which must approve him. During the vote, representatives may nominate one or more other Republicans... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Stamford school board seat still up in air post-electionMena now must follow a process. He must be nominated by the Republican Town Co
Darien News-Review / Posted 2 days ago
Mena now must follow a process. He must be nominated by the Republican Town Committee, which must recommend him to the Board of Representatives, which must approve him. During the vote, representatives may nominate one or more other Republicans... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Stamford school board seat still up in air post-electionMena now must follow a process. He must be nominated by the Republican Town Co
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 2 days ago
Mena now must follow a process. He must be nominated by the Republican Town Committee, which must recommend him to the Board of Representatives, which must approve him. During the vote, representatives may nominate one or more other Republicans... Read more
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New Haven Independent
Trans Lives Rememberedthe country, including in Connecticut. Raven Matherne is the first transgender
New Haven Independent / Posted 3 days ago
the country, including in Connecticut. Raven Matherne is the first transgender lawmaker to be elected to the Stamford Board of Representatives . She attended New Haven’s Day of Remembrance. It was her first time at such an event since she came... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Stamford candidate challenges election results in complaintSTAMFORD — A candidate who ran for the Board of Representatives has filed a com
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 9 days ago
STAMFORD — A candidate who ran for the Board of Representatives has filed a complaint against city election officials questioning whether they followed the rules for tallying ballots in a close race that nearly triggered a recount. Democrat Chris... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Stamford candidate challenges election results in complaintSTAMFORD — A candidate who ran for the Board of Representatives has filed a com
Stamford Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
STAMFORD — A candidate who ran for the Board of Representatives has filed a complaint against city election officials questioning whether they followed the rules for tallying ballots in a close race that nearly triggered a recount. Democrat Chris... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Stamford candidate challenges election results in complaintSTAMFORD — A candidate who ran for the Board of Representatives has filed a com
The New Canaan News / Posted 9 days ago
STAMFORD — A candidate who ran for the Board of Representatives has filed a complaint against city election officials questioning whether they followed the rules for tallying ballots in a close race that nearly triggered a recount. Democrat Chris... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Stamford candidate challenges election results in complaintSTAMFORD — A candidate who ran for the Board of Representatives has filed a com
Darien News-Review / Posted 9 days ago
STAMFORD — A candidate who ran for the Board of Representatives has filed a complaint against city election officials questioning whether they followed the rules for tallying ballots in a close race that nearly triggered a recount. Democrat Chris... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Stamford’s newly elected trans legislator, a triathlete, sets another record with Board of Reps winas a transgender woman. Then in July, Matherne, 29, earned the Democratic City
Greenwich Time / Posted 13 days ago
as a transgender woman. Then in July, Matherne, 29, earned the Democratic City Committee’s nod to run for a seat on the Board of Representatives in what would be a competitive race in an evenly split Democrat-Republican district. Just months... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Stamford’s newly elected trans legislator, a triathlete, sets another record with Board of Reps winas a transgender woman. Then in July, Matherne, 29, earned the Democratic City
Darien News-Review / Posted 14 days ago
as a transgender woman. Then in July, Matherne, 29, earned the Democratic City Committee’s nod to run for a seat on the Board of Representatives in what would be a competitive race in an evenly split Democrat-Republican district. Just months... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Stamford’s newly elected trans legislator, a triathlete, sets another record with Board of Reps winas a transgender woman. Then in July, Matherne, 29, earned the Democratic City
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 14 days ago
as a transgender woman. Then in July, Matherne, 29, earned the Democratic City Committee’s nod to run for a seat on the Board of Representatives in what would be a competitive race in an evenly split Democrat-Republican district. Just months... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Stamford’s newly elected trans legislator, a triathlete, sets another record with Board of Reps winas a transgender woman. Then in July, Matherne, 29, earned the Democratic City
Stamford Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
as a transgender woman. Then in July, Matherne, 29, earned the Democratic City Committee’s nod to run for a seat on the Board of Representatives in what would be a competitive race in an evenly split Democrat-Republican district. Just months... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Stamford’s newly elected trans legislator, a triathlete, sets another record with Board of Reps winas a transgender woman. Then in July, Matherne, 29, earned the Democratic City
The New Canaan News / Posted 14 days ago
as a transgender woman. Then in July, Matherne, 29, earned the Democratic City Committee’s nod to run for a seat on the Board of Representatives in what would be a competitive race in an evenly split Democrat-Republican district. Just months... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Post-election, Stamford residents uneasy about ‘runaway growth’for quality of life.” The thinking isn’t confined to Republicans. Democrat Nin
The New Canaan News / Posted 14 days ago
for quality of life.” The thinking isn’t confined to Republicans. Democrat Nina Sherwood, who won a District 8 seat on the Board of Representatives, is a founder of Reform Stamford, an inter-party group. “Reform Stamford is not nativist; it’s not... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Post-election, Stamford residents uneasy about ‘runaway growth’for quality of life.” The thinking isn’t confined to Republicans. Democrat Nin
Darien News-Review / Posted 14 days ago
for quality of life.” The thinking isn’t confined to Republicans. Democrat Nina Sherwood, who won a District 8 seat on the Board of Representatives, is a founder of Reform Stamford, an inter-party group. “Reform Stamford is not nativist; it’s not... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Post-election, Stamford residents uneasy about ‘runaway growth’for quality of life.” The thinking isn’t confined to Republicans. Democrat Nin
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 14 days ago
for quality of life.” The thinking isn’t confined to Republicans. Democrat Nina Sherwood, who won a District 8 seat on the Board of Representatives, is a founder of Reform Stamford, an inter-party group. “Reform Stamford is not nativist; it’s not... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Post-election, Stamford residents uneasy about ‘runaway growth’for quality of life.” The thinking isn’t confined to Republicans. Democrat Nin
Stamford Advocate / Posted 14 days ago
for quality of life.” The thinking isn’t confined to Republicans. Democrat Nina Sherwood, who won a District 8 seat on the Board of Representatives, is a founder of Reform Stamford, an inter-party group. “Reform Stamford is not nativist; it’s not... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Matherne becomes Stamford’s first transgender lawmakerElection Day. Raven Matherne, 29, who is believed to be the state’s first tran
Greenwich Time / Posted 15 days ago
Election Day. Raven Matherne, 29, who is believed to be the state’s first transgender lawmaker, won a seat on Stamford’s Board of Representatives. She ran as part of the Reform Stamford slate that sought political change on the 40-member... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Matherne becomes Stamford’s first transgender lawmakeramong the victories transgender candidates won nationwide on Election Day. Dem
Darien News-Review / Posted 15 days ago
among the victories transgender candidates won nationwide on Election Day. Democrat Raven Matherne, 29, won a seat on the Board of Representatives in a North Stamford district, running as part of the Reform Stamford slate of mostly newcomers that... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Matherne becomes Stamford’s first transgender lawmakeramong the victories transgender candidates won nationwide on Election Day. Dem
Stamford Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
among the victories transgender candidates won nationwide on Election Day. Democrat Raven Matherne, 29, won a seat on the Board of Representatives in a North Stamford district, running as part of the Reform Stamford slate of mostly newcomers that... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Was it Trump? Stamford GOP looks at reason for big lossesclerk, and seats on the boards of representatives, finance and education - even
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 15 days ago
clerk, and seats on the boards of representatives, finance and education - even constable races. Of the 40 seats on the Board of Representatives, Democrats now occupy all but 8. But it had nothing to do with Republican President Donald Trump,... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Was it Trump? Stamford GOP looks at reason for big lossesclerk, and seats on the boards of representatives, finance and education - even
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 15 days ago
clerk, and seats on the boards of representatives, finance and education - even constable races. Of the 40 seats on the Board of Representatives, Democrats now occupy all but 8. But it had nothing to do with Republican President Donald Trump,... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Was it Trump? Stamford GOP looks at reason for big lossesclerk, and seats on the boards of representatives, finance and education - even
Stamford Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
clerk, and seats on the boards of representatives, finance and education - even constable races. Of the 40 seats on the Board of Representatives, Democrats now occupy all but 8. But it had nothing to do with Republican President Donald Trump,... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Was it Trump? Stamford GOP looks at reason for big lossesclerk, and seats on the boards of representatives, finance and education - even
The New Canaan News / Posted 16 days ago
clerk, and seats on the boards of representatives, finance and education - even constable races. Of the 40 seats on the Board of Representatives, Democrats now occupy all but 8. But it had nothing to do with Republican President Donald Trump,... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Was it Trump? Stamford GOP looks at reason for big lossesclerk, and seats on the boards of representatives, finance and education - even
Darien News-Review / Posted 16 days ago
clerk, and seats on the boards of representatives, finance and education - even constable races. Of the 40 seats on the Board of Representatives, Democrats now occupy all but 8. But it had nothing to do with Republican President Donald Trump,... Read more
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The Fairfield Citizen
Reform Stamford movement felt in Board of Reps racesmembers of Reform Stamford, a political faction within the Democratic party, ha
The Fairfield Citizen / Posted 16 days ago
members of Reform Stamford, a political faction within the Democratic party, had their eyes on key districts for the city’s Board of Representatives. The movement hoped to upset longtime board members seeking re-election with 11 of their own... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Democrats win big in Stamfordthat followed the 2016 election manifested here in the Reform Stamford movement
Stamford Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
that followed the 2016 election manifested here in the Reform Stamford movement, a group of Democrats who ran for the Board of Representatives in eight of the city’s 20 districts, and among residents who showed up at the polls. “Locally,... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Reform Stamford movement felt in Board of Reps racesmembers of Reform Stamford, a political faction within the Democratic party, ha
The New Canaan News / Posted 16 days ago
members of Reform Stamford, a political faction within the Democratic party, had their eyes on key districts for the city’s Board of Representatives. The movement hoped to upset longtime board members seeking re-election with 10 of their own... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Reform Stamford movement felt in Board of Reps racesmembers of Reform Stamford, a political faction within the Democratic party, ha
Darien News-Review / Posted 16 days ago
members of Reform Stamford, a political faction within the Democratic party, had their eyes on key districts for the city’s Board of Representatives. The movement hoped to upset longtime board members seeking re-election with 10 of their own... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Reform Stamford movement felt in Board of Reps racesmembers of Reform Stamford, a political faction within the Democratic party, ha
Stamford Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
members of Reform Stamford, a political faction within the Democratic party, had their eyes on key districts for the city’s Board of Representatives. The movement hoped to upset longtime board members seeking re-election with 10 of their own... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Stamford campaign sign theft caught on videopolitical signs in his yard — one for mayoral candidate Barry Michelson and one
Stamford Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
political signs in his yard — one for mayoral candidate Barry Michelson and one for Bradley Michelson, a candidate for the Board of Representatives from District 1, which includes Shippan and part of the Cove. The Michelsons, both Republicans, are... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Stamford campaign sign theft caught on videopolitical signs in his yard — one for mayoral candidate Barry Michelson and one
Darien News-Review / Posted 16 days ago
political signs in his yard — one for mayoral candidate Barry Michelson and one for Bradley Michelson, a candidate for the Board of Representatives from District 1, which includes Shippan and part of the Cove. The Michelsons, both Republicans, are... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Voters head to the pollscandidate in Stratford, shows up at the District 7 polling place, Wilcoxson Sch
Greenwich Time / Posted 17 days ago
candidate in Stratford, shows up at the District 7 polling place, Wilcoxson School on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017. Stamford Board of Representatives candidate Jonathan Jacobson talking to a voter while supporters Caroline Watson and Amanda Telesco... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Voters head to the pollscandidate in Stratford, shows up at the District 7 polling place, Wilcoxson Sch
Stamford Advocate / Posted 17 days ago
candidate in Stratford, shows up at the District 7 polling place, Wilcoxson School on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017. Stamford Board of Representatives candidate Jonathan Jacobson talking to a voter while supporters Caroline Watson and Amanda Telesco... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Voters head to the pollscandidate in Stratford, shows up at the District 7 polling place, Wilcoxson Sch
Connecticut Post / Posted 17 days ago
candidate in Stratford, shows up at the District 7 polling place, Wilcoxson School on Tuesday, Nov. 7, 2017. Stamford Board of Representatives candidate Jonathan Jacobson talking to a voter while supporters Caroline Watson and Amanda Telesco... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Full list of candidates running for municipal office in StamfordR Ralph Loglisci, R Alfonso Sgritta, R Joe Tarzia, R Rodney Pratt, petition
Stamford Advocate / Posted 18 days ago
R Ralph Loglisci, R Alfonso Sgritta, R Joe Tarzia, R Rodney Pratt, petitioning candidate Cora Santaguida, Green Party Board of Representatives Daniel Campana, D Peter Stroili, D David Watkins, R Bradley Michelson, R Ines Saftic, D Terry... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Endorsement: Martin for mayorin his first campaign for mayor eight years ago to claim the office in 2013 aft
Stamford Advocate / Posted 19 days ago
in his first campaign for mayor eight years ago to claim the office in 2013 after serving the city for three decades on the Board of Representatives and Board of Finance. He may not know the streets as well as Zito, but he has few peers for... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Meet the candidates running for election in Stamfordcandidates responded to a survey from the Stamford Advocate: David Martin Dem
Stamford Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
candidates responded to a survey from the Stamford Advocate: David Martin Democrat Prior elected or appointed positions: Board of Representatives (1983-2009); Board of Finance (2011-2013) If elected, what issue would you take on first? “As... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Meet the candidates running for election in Stamfordcandidates responded to a survey from the Stamford Advocate: David Martin Dem
Darien News-Review / Posted 20 days ago
candidates responded to a survey from the Stamford Advocate: David Martin Democrat Prior elected or appointed positions: Board of Representatives (1983-2009); Board of Finance (2011-2013) If elected, what issue would you take on first? “As... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Meet the candidates running for election in Stamfordcandidates responded to a survey from the Stamford Advocate: David Martin Dem
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 days ago
candidates responded to a survey from the Stamford Advocate: David Martin Democrat Prior elected or appointed positions: Board of Representatives (1983-2009); Board of Finance (2011-2013) If elected, what issue would you take on first? “As... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
In wake of Badger fire, Stamford officials redraw demolition lawof individual citizens who might confront such tragedy in the future.” City at
Stamford Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
of individual citizens who might confront such tragedy in the future.” City attorneys reworked the ordinance and the Board of Representatives approved it unanimously, with two abstentions. The amendment, now in effect, addresses... Read more
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Darien News-Review
In wake of Badger fire, Stamford officials redraw demolition lawof individual citizens who might confront such tragedy in the future.” City at
Darien News-Review / Posted 20 days ago
of individual citizens who might confront such tragedy in the future.” City attorneys reworked the ordinance and the Board of Representatives approved it unanimously, with two abstentions. The amendment, now in effect, addresses... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Michelson aims to improve community relations in StamfordMayor David Martin came into office and sought to replace him. The mayor appoin
Darien News-Review / Posted 20 days ago
Mayor David Martin came into office and sought to replace him. The mayor appoints members to the Zoning Board, but the Board of Representatives gives the final approval, which it did when presented with Martin’s request. Martin has said it was... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Michelson aims to improve community relations in StamfordMayor David Martin came into office and sought to replace him. The mayor appoin
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 days ago
Mayor David Martin came into office and sought to replace him. The mayor appoints members to the Zoning Board, but the Board of Representatives gives the final approval, which it did when presented with Martin’s request. Martin has said it was... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Michelson aims to improve community relations in StamfordMayor David Martin came into office and sought to replace him. The mayor appoin
Stamford Advocate / Posted 20 days ago
Mayor David Martin came into office and sought to replace him. The mayor appoints members to the Zoning Board, but the Board of Representatives gives the final approval, which it did when presented with Martin’s request. Martin has said it was... Read more
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The New Canaan News
Milkshakes or pensions, Martin weighs the metricsto that all the time.” Martin would know. His time in office, if you don’t cou
The New Canaan News / Posted 20 days ago
to that all the time.” Martin would know. His time in office, if you don’t count his 20 years volunteer service on the Board of Representatives, has yet to eclipse his time spent in the private sector finding ways to help companies run more... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Milkshakes or pensions, Martin weighs the metricsto that all the time.” Martin would know. His time in office, if you don’t cou
Darien News-Review / Posted 20 days ago
to that all the time.” Martin would know. His time in office, if you don’t count his 20 years volunteer service on the Board of Representatives, has yet to eclipse his time spent in the private sector finding ways to help companies run more... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Milkshakes or pensions, Martin weighs the metricsto that all the time.” Martin would know. His time in office, if you don’t cou
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 20 days ago
to that all the time.” Martin would know. His time in office, if you don’t count his 20 years volunteer service on the Board of Representatives, has yet to eclipse his time spent in the private sector finding ways to help companies run more... Read more
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