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NB Politicus is a weblog featuring news and commentary on politics, government and community life in New Britain, CT. John McNamara - Editor and Writer

From The Chair: An Apology For Incident At The Tilcon Water Hearing On June 26th

I was already angry when Don Naples, Republican alderman, approached me at the end of a four-hour hearing. The first half of the hearing at Gaffney School was unbearable. I had jotted in my notes, “parade of prostitutes.” Our mayor … Continue reading

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Former Senator Harper To Be Remembered at CCSU Thursday, June 14th

A public tribute to former State Senator Joseph H. Harper, Jr. will be held Thursday, June 14th from 6 to 8 p.m. at Central Connecticut State University’s Founders Hall. Harper, a six-term 6th district state senator and Deputy State Treasurer, … Continue reading

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Democrats  Set To Endorse for State Senate, Probate Judge, State Rep Seats 

New Britain Democrats will complete endorsements for the state election this week with conventions for the 6th State Senate district,  Judge of  Probate and at a Town Committee meeting for state representative districts within the city. On Monday, May 21st, … Continue reading

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