For the second time in two months, the Town Council is filling a vacancy on its panel.
Voters bucked past trends Wednesday and approved both the 2021-22 school and town government budgets in the first referendum try.
Aside from recreational cannabis, there are a few other priorities lawmakers would like to get to during the upcoming legislative special session.
2020 State Senate Debate Schedule
— The following state senate debates were livestreamed on theday.com. You can watch full replays of theme here:
A key Democratic senator says he won't not vote for the largest overhaul of U.S. election law in at least a generation
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The state Senate has passed a resolution that will allow the voters to decide in 2022 whether to end Connecticut’s long-standing restrictions on when they’re allowed to vote by absentee...
Republican Selectman Kevin Seery announced Monday he is running to replace First Selectman Mark Nickerson, who is not up for reelection.
Democrats find a way to move Connecticut toward no-excuse absentee voting.
The budget was approved 422 to 176.
Lyme taxpayers convened Wednesday in an open field, where issues of taxation, land preservation and affordable housing converged.
Around 200 people showed up to the Noank Fire District Executive Committee annual meeting on Wednesday evening.
Amber McReynolds, the CEO of the National Vote at Home Institute, tells The Associated Press in an interview that she is concerned about disinformation, attacks on election officials and lack of...
Only about 3% of the registered voters in Ledyard turned out at the polls Tuesday to pass the town's 2021-22 budget.
A resolution proposed by the Board of Selectmen seeks to restore a $1 million open space savings target that was slashed by the Board of Finance in the proposed budget.
Officials note there are a couple of changes in this year's process.
The Connecticut State House approved a no-excuse absentee voting resolution on Tuesday, but could not reach the 75% threshold of votes needed to put the question on the ballot in 2022.
Lt. Gov. Susan Bysiewicz administered the oath of office to Groton City officials.
If the state Senate passes the measure, voters will get to decide by referendum in 2022 whether they want early voting.
The lawmakers were more hesitant about no-excuse absentee voting and what they say is its possible effect on election security.
Only 5.0% of registered voters cast their ballots in Old Lyme and 4.2% in Lyme.
Groton City Mayor Keith Hedrick was elected to a third term Monday, defeating Democratic nominee Aundré Bumgardner.
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While the mayoral race is contested, the races for City Council and city clerk are uncontested in the city's general election on Monday, May 3.
Residents approved the 2021-22 budget and its 0.49-mill tax rate increase at Tuesday's referendum.
Candidates for the Groton City mayoral race debated on Monday.
The May 3 borough elections will be an uncontested affair as neither the warden or burgess candidates have opponents
No-excuse absentee balloting increased vote turnout last year, and readers would like to see many of the changes, enacted during the coronavirus pandemic, made permanent.
Preston is planning for an in-person budget public hearing, town meeting and referendum in late May and early June if COVID-19 statistics continue to improve.
Town Councilor Aundré Bumgardner and City of Groton Mayor Keith Hedrick will again face off to see who will be the city's mayor for the next term.
The New London-Norwich Building Trades Council, which represents thousands of unionized construction workers in southeastern Connecticut, has endorsed Aundré Bumgardner, the Democratic nominee...
Georgia's well-known voting rights advocate, Stacey Abrams, is taking a carefully balanced approach in response to new laws many people have said are an attempt to suppress votes of people of color