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Candelora, Area Legislators Hold Successful Produce Distribution Event

Posted on September 4, 2020 by admin


NORTH BRANFORD—A handful of state representatives from around the region worked together recently to deliver 1,200 boxes of fresh produce to residents of their communities.

State Rep. Vincent Candelora worked with Cecarelli’s Harrison Hill Farm in Northford to supply the produce, and Candelora then pulled in House of Representatives colleagues Noreen Kokoruda, Joe Zullo, Craig Fishbein, and Dave Yaccarino to help distribute the fruits and veggies.

“The public health crisis has hit our state’s economy

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Candelora, Aresimowicz Support CIAC Decision to Move Forward with Fall High School Sports

Posted on August 13, 2020 by admin


Deputy House Republican Leader Vincent Candelora joined Speaker of the House Joe Aresimowicz today in issuing a statement in support of the CIAC’s decision to move ahead with a fall high school sports season.

“Sports are integral to the development of kids and are part of the very fabric of adolescent interaction in our schools. School athletics levels the playing field for children of all socioeconomic backgrounds and is critical for students of less means to pursue college opportunities. It’s a

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House Republican Leaders Call for Eversource Rate Hike Hearing

Posted on July 28, 2020 by admin


HARTFORD – House Republican Leaders Themis Klarides and Vincent Candelora today called for a public hearing for Eversource to answer questions about the recent spike in monthly utility bills and why costs go up regardless of weather conditions or other factors.

Many consumers have seen a jump in their bills in the last month and are mad, the lawmakers said.

“Connecticut utility costs were already at the highest point in the country and on July 1 the rates went higher. We had a mild winter, people

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