Somers H.S. Lady Spartans Basketball State Champions Visit Capitol

Posted on May 8, 2024


HARTFORD – The Somers High School Lady Spartans basketball team earned the Class “S” State Championship title. On Wednesday, State Representative Kurt Vail welcomed the team to the State Capitol.

“Congratulations to the Somers High School women’s basketball team on a great season! The Lady Spartans won the Class S State Championship by a final score of 56-43, defeating Thomaston. It was their first title since 1977! I had the honor of welcoming the team to the House of Representatives during their

Stafford Diaper Drive Wrap-up

Posted on April 30, 2024


STAFFORD – State Rep. Kurt Vail (R-Stafford) has concluded the 2024 Stafford Diaper Drive.

“Thank you to all who participated in the Stafford Diaper Drive! Your participation in this event made it a successful collection. I am so proud and honored to represent such an engaged and caring district.





I want to give a special thanks to all our partners who helped make this drive possible:

  • Johnson Memorial Hospital 
  • Stafford Public Library 
  • Stafford Chrysler Dodge Jeep Ram 
  • Stafford Motor Speedway

Vail Acts to Create a Full Property Tax Exemption for Disabled Veterans

Posted on April 29, 2024


HARTFORD – The House of Representatives acted on H.B. 5491 – An Act Establishing a Property Tax Exemption for Veterans who Have a Service-Connected Permanent and Total Disability Rating. State Representative Kurt Vail (R-Stafford), who is the Ranking Member of the Veterans’ and Military Affairs Committee, spoke in favor of the legislation while it was under consideration during Monday’s session.

“I’ve spoken to veterans throughout my district, which covers Stafford, Somers, Union, and Woodstock,