Former President Obama endorses Maroney

Former President Barack Obama announced his endorsement of James Maroney in the race for State Senate in the 14th Senate District, which is comprised of all of Milford and Orange and parts of West Haven and Woodbridge. On his Twitter account, President Obama tweeted: “Today, I’m proud to endorse even more Democratic candidates who aren’t just running against something, but … read more

Independent Party endorses Maroney for 14th District

James Maroney, candidate for the State Senate 14th District, received the endorsement of the Milford Independent Party by a 25 to 10 vote this past Wednesday, according to Maroney’s campaign. After the endorsement was announced, Maroney said, “I am honored to receive the endorsement of the Milford Independent Party. I believe they recognized that I could be a new independent … read more

Milford’s candidates for state seats discuss spending, business and education

Candidates running for state offices to represent Milford attended a forum last week, introducing themselves to local business representatives and answering questions on issues ranging from the state budget to education. The Legislative Action Committee of the Milford Regional Chamber of Commerce hosted the forum at Milford Hospital last Wednesday morning. All of the candidates for state Representative 117th, 118th … read more

West Haven educator will challenge Slossberg for 14th district

  At their convention held on May 11, Republicans nominated Patricia B. Libero to run for state Senate in the 14th District, representing Milford, Orange and parts of West Haven and Woodbridge. Libero will challenge incumbent Democrat Gayle Slossberg. Libero has been an educator for over 37 years, serving as a special education teacher, principal and vice principal in the West … read more