SEEC fines Newtown DTC treasurer for controversial 112th District special election text

HARTFORD, CT – The treasurer of the Newtown Democratic Town Committee was slapped with a $200 fine from the State Election Enforcement Commission following its decision over a complaint about a text sent out the night before a special election for Connecticut’s 112th District seat last year, which had no attribution telling voters who paid for it nor an approval from a candidate who stood to benefit. Read More

Letter: Kapoor calls transgender policy vote ‘cowardly,’ ‘shameful’

Editor’s Note: The following is a letter from Nick Kapoor, a member of the Monroe Board of Education.

To the Editor,

After nearly a year of waiting for the Transgender and Gender Non-Conforming Policy to be voted on, the Board of Education majority took the most cowardly and shameful route by voting it down without a word of discussion. Read More

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School board honors retirees

MONROE, CT — Superintendent of Schools Joseph Kobza and Board of Education Chairman David Ferris presented plates to this year’s retiring educators during Monday night’s board meeting. Read More