Election http://wshu.org en Norwalk Mayor Moccia, opponent Rilling face off Tuesday http://wshu.org/post/norwalk-mayor-moccia-opponent-rilling-face-tuesday <p>Republican Mayor Dick Moccia and Democratic challenger Harry Rilling&nbsp;sparred over the city's progress on economic development, diversity on the city's boards and commissions, NEON and more on Tuesday at a breakfast event sponsored by the Norwalk Chamber of Commerce at the Norwalk Inn. &nbsp;The four-term mayor says he's proud of his record; Rilling says more should've been accomplished over the last eight years.&nbsp;</p> Tue, 29 Oct 2013 20:08:02 +0000 Kaomi Goetz 7487 at http://wshu.org Norwalk Mayor Moccia, opponent Rilling face off Tuesday After the Democratic primary, Stamford mayoral candidates gear up http://wshu.org/post/after-democratic-primary-stamford-mayoral-candidates-gear <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Now that the Democratic mayoral primary in Stamford is over, both major party candidates are gearing up for the final weeks in what promises to be a close race.&nbsp;</p> Mon, 23 Sep 2013 09:00:00 +0000 Kaomi Goetz 5514 at http://wshu.org After the Democratic primary, Stamford mayoral candidates gear up Toni Harp wins New Haven primary but faces challenge in November http://wshu.org/post/toni-harp-wins-new-haven-primary-faces-challenge-november <p></p><p style="line-height: 150%; background-position: initial initial; background-repeat: initial initial;"><span style="font-size:14.0pt; line-height:150%;font-family:&quot;Arial&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;;color:#333333"><o:p></o:p></span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p></p><p>New Haven, Connecticut, State Sen.&nbsp;Toni Harp won 50 percent of the vote in the four-way Democratic primary for mayor on Tuesday.&nbsp; Given that the city is heavily Democratic, one would assume the victory means a clear path to the mayor’s office.&nbsp; But the race is not over.</p><p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 22:21:30 +0000 Ebong Udoma 5014 at http://wshu.org Toni Harp wins New Haven primary but faces challenge in November DA Spota defeats Perini in GOP primary http://wshu.org/post/da-spota-defeats-perini-gop-primary <p>In Suffolk County, District Attorney Tom Spota survived his first competitive election since he took office in 2001.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Winning 56-percent of the Republican primary vote, </span>Spota<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> beat former prosecutor Ray </span>Perini<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.&nbsp; </span>Spota's<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> win means he will again be the only candidate on the November ballot,</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;because of a cross endorsement deal between Suffolk's major political parties.</span></p><p> Wed, 11 Sep 2013 20:09:05 +0000 Charles Lane 4996 at http://wshu.org