Tesoro hails bipartisan Board of Finance vote

First Selectman Vicki Tesoro praised the bipartisan, cooperative work of the Board of Finance in approving a budget that differed only slightly from the one she proposed last month. The board unanimously passed a 2019-20 municipal budget of $174.9 million, a difference of $63,000 (.04%) from Tesoro’s proposal. “The budget I submitted funds public safety and education, addresses the proposed … read more

Moore raises $68,000 in campaign’s first 42 days

State Sen. Marilyn Moore (D-22nd), who represents Trumbull in the state Senate, has raised $68,175 in the first 42 days of her primary challenge campaign for mayor of Bridgeport. The money came from 671 individual donors who made a total of 713 contributions. Moore said she was humbled and encouraged by the support, which she said came from people in … read more

Letter — Town comes together to protect youths

To the editor: On Monday, the Trumbull Town Council passed an ordinance to raise the minimum age for the sale of tobacco products to 21. Resolution TC 27-163 was passed in an almost unanimous (less one abstention), and most importantly, bipartisan fashion. This legislation is a testament to what we can do in Trumbull when we put the interests of … read more