Connecticut towns and cities are mandated by law to publish public notices in local newspapers. But that could soon change.
Monthly Archives: March 2011
In Hartford, business and civic leaders held a press conference today urging the city council to take the eyesore known as the Capitol West building through eminent domain.
Abraham Giles was a Hartford politician and former state representative known for his personality and for his ability to survive in the game when others had long ago lost, or moved on.
In Hartford, convicted former Mayor Eddie Perez is gone from city hall. But he’s not gone from city politics. As WNPR’s Jeff Cohen reports, former Perez allies are questioning the judgment of current Mayor Pedro Segarra.
That’s right — another email in the pile we got from the city today included this little gem. Looks like Roldan was walking near Main and Pratt Streets back in January when two high school girls got into a fight. And Roldan, who happened to be in the area, broke it up.
What’s next, Kelvin?
Last month’s controversy between Mayor Pedro Segarra and the city’s board of education over the selection of a schools superintendent has largely blown over.
But another issue at play at the time was Segarra’s relationship with School Superintendent Steven Adamowski. Segarra questioned the school board’s awarding of roughly $2.7 million in bonuses and wrote Adamowski a letter. Adamowski never wrote a formal reply, responding instead through the press, and that ticked Segarra off good.
Now, a release of emails between Adamowski and his communications director David Medina shed a little light as it opens a small window into the communications strategy of the Hartford Public Schools.