December 22, 2013; Updated: 11:07 pm
The town and its insurance provider have now spent $16,000 defending First Selectman Ed Haberek and the town against two lawsuits filed by Tracy Swain.
December 16, 2013; Updated: 6:53 pm
The city's Republican Town Committee will hold its annual membership meeting Jan. 8 for all current town committee members and anyone wishing to join the committee.
December 13, 2013; Updated: 11:48 pm
The Town Council held its first meeting with one new member Wednesday, wrapping up the year with the official request for next year’s budget and the cancellation of its next meeting, originally...
December 10, 2013; Updated: 12:12 am
The newly-elected Board of Education chose longtime board member Rita Volkmann to serve as it chairwoman Monday, after four tie votes, eight nominations and a caucus.
December 9, 2013; Updated: 11:42 pm
For the first time in 30 years, the town has a Democratic mayor and Democrats control the Town Council.
December 9, 2013; Updated: 11:52 pm
Exeter, R.I. - This sleepy town of 6,000 doesn't have a police department, and the only firearm violence tends to be directed at deer. Its biggest controversies usually...
December 5, 2013; Updated: 11:50 pm
Mayor Deberey Hinchey didn’t spend much time in her City Hall office during her first day on the job.
December 4, 2013; Updated: 11:40 pm
The Groton Town Council was sworn into office Tuesday, including four new members, and councilors unanimously elected Democrat Rita M. Schmidt as mayor.
December 3, 2013; Updated: 12:18 am
Recently elected town officials were sworn in Monday at a ceremony at the high school.
November 25, 2013; Updated: 12:05 am
Former Board of Education Chairwoman Gail MacDonald has resigned from the board just three weeks after becoming the highest vote-getter in the school board election and a week after being replaced as...
November 16, 2013; Updated: 12:05 am
Newly sworn-in Democratic Selectman Lynwood F. Crary doesn't expect to make the same impact on the town as his grandfather, who served in the top-elected spot for 36 years, or his great-grandfather,...
November 14, 2013; Updated: 12:07 am
A recount Wednesday confirmed the original election results in three close races — the Board of Selectmen, Board of Finance and Library Board of Trustees.
November 14, 2013; Updated: 11:55 pm
Republican candidate Kevin Skulczyck won the first selectman’s race by two votes after a seven-hour recount that took place on Wednesday.
November 14, 2013; Updated: 11:55 pm
Town Councilor Joseph Jaskiewicz, a Democrat, was elected council chairman in an organizational meeting held Wednesday night.\n
November 13, 2013; Updated: 11:36 pm
The municipal election recount for the Board of Education and Representative Town Meeting District 2 were completed on Wednesday afternoon with no changes to the elected candidates.
November 13, 2013; Updated: 12:03 am
Dave McCord, the vice chairman, was elected chairman by his fellow board members. McCord has served on the Board of Education on and off for the past decade. Former Chairman Bob Testa was recently...
November 10, 2013; Updated: 12:26 am
For the first time ever, minorities will be in the majority on the City Council and on the Board of Education — a racial makeup that is more representative of the city’s diverse...
November 9, 2013; Updated: 12:14 am
A recount for the Board of Selectmen race Saturday morning yielded the same results as Tuesday: Republican selectman candidate Brett Mastroianni lost the seat to petitioning first selectman candidate...
November 9, 2013; Updated: 12:02 am
A recount of the entire five-candidate school board election in Preston on Saturday morning resulted in a different vote count, but not a different outcome.
November 8, 2013; Updated: 12:35 am
With five votes separating Democratic Board of Education candidates Karin Davis and Pauline Andruskiewicz, town election officials will conduct a recount of the entire five-candidate school board...
November 8, 2013; Updated: 12:14 am
In a move he said was made to avoid any appearance of voter intimidation, Mayor Daryl Justin Finizio said he requested a police vehicle be moved away from its very visible location outside the high...