Durham Legislators Host Successful Town Hall Legislative Update

Posted on July 5, 2019 by admin


State Reps. Vincent Candelora (R-86) and Noreen Kokoruda (R-101) and State Sen. Len Fasano hosted a Town Hall legislative update on Tuesday, June 25th  at Durham Town Hall.

Constituents met with legislators from 6-8 p.m. to discuss the legislative session which came to a close on June 5th and to address local issues with their legislators. Of great concern to many constituents were the budget and the possibility of implementing tolls. Other topics discussed included forced immunization, state-run

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Happy Independence Day!

Posted on July 3, 2019 by admin


Today we celebrate Independence Day.

Today, we are reminded of the focus, determination and courage of our patriots who passionately believed that our nascent country deserved better governance. They believed that having leaders and a government, for the people, and by the people was  not only practical, but possible.

Two hundred and forty-three years ago, on July 4, 1776, these patriots put forth The Declaration of Independence. This document has not only remained relevant over centuries, but it

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Rep. Noreen Kokoruda Praises Memorial Day Essay Contest Finalists

Posted on July 2, 2019 by admin


State Rep. Noreen Kokoruda (R-101) acknowledged the efforts of all essay contest finalists at a Board of Selectmen meeting in Madison on Monday, June 24.

This essay contest was designed to encourage student involvement with Memorial Day and reinforce creative writing; students were encouraged to submit essays regarding the importance of recognizing Gold Star Families. The contest also provided students with an opportunity to demonstrate their knowledge and public speaking skills.

The essay contest

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