Our own Charlie Paonessa is running for the 6th district Senate seat and needs your support!

Our own Charlie Paonessa is running for the 6th district Senate seat and needs your support!

Claiming “the governor is marching us off a financial cliff” Republican Berlin Town Council member Charles Paonessa announced Tuesday he would be seeking his party’s endorsement for the 6th District state senate seat.

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BRTC 2015 Cocktail Party

BRTC 2015 Cocktail Party

On July 10th, 2015, the BRTC members and guests took part in a fun and educational cocktail party, where they discussed a number of important issues facing our local community and our state. Click here to learn more about getting involved with the Berlin RTC and attending future events.

August Wolf

 

August Wolf addressing the crowd

 

August Wolf will be running for Senator this fall

 

August Wolf and the Reilly’s

 

Some deep discussions

 

Kari, Lecia, August, Anne and Sandra

 

Town Council Members Brenden Luddy, Charles Paonessa and Dave Evans with August

 

 

August addressing …

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Commentary: Time to change Berlin’s future

Commentary: Time to change Berlin’s future

The Democrat Town Council members believe spending town and state dollars is the solution for economic woes and development. What they seem to forget is that either way this is your tax dollars.

In the past 13 years, the Democrat-majority party made decisions with little concern for the taxpayers or their votes. Town residents vote down the budget during the referendum process and the vote results are ignored. People wonder why they even vote in budget referendums (and you can see the turnout has been historically …

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Chairman Labriola Praises House and Senate Republicans Blueprint for Prosperity

Chairman Labriola Praises House and Senate Republicans Blueprint for Prosperity

HARTFORD April 29, 2015 – Today, Chairman Jerry Labriola Jr. commented on the Blueprint for Prosperity which was released by House and Senate Republicans on Friday afternoon.

“House and Senate Republicans have proposed a responsible budget that restores opportunity for families and small businesses in Connecticut,” said Labriola. “For five years we have suffered under Dan Malloy’s reckless policies of over-taxation, excessive borrowing and government overreach. These policies have plunged our state into an economic death spiral which is producing a mass exodus out of Connecticut.”

Labriola …

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Mother’s Day Pasta Dinner

Mother’s Day Pasta Dinner

What: Pasta Dinner (Ziti & Meatballs, Sausage, Salad, Bread & Dessert)

When: Saturday, May 9, 2015 5:00pm-7:00pm

Where: Italian Independent Political Club (16 Harding Street, Berlin)

Adults: $15.00
Children Ages 4-12: $6:00
Children 3 & Under: Free

For Tickets Contact: Andra Millerd 860-828-9722

Sponsored by the Berlin Republican Town Committee

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The Berlin Republican’s issue a “N”Ice Bucket Challenge to fill the Berlin Food Pantry

The Berlin Republican’s issue a “N”Ice Bucket Challenge to fill the Berlin Food Pantry

With all of the publicity that the Ice Bucket challenge has raised for the ALS organization, the Berlin Republican Town Committee (BRTC) is hoping that the “N”Ice Bucket challenge catches on as well.  Not just in their town, but across the state.   They challenge you to raise food for your local pantries!

As a result of a recent article in the Berlin Citizen, the BRTC is teaming up with local businesses to help fill the Berlin Food Pantry for our fellow citizens who are in need.  …

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Referendum Petition for Berlin Police Department

Referendum Petition for Berlin Police Department

Anne Reilly, Chairperson of The Berlin Republican Town Committee, took out a referendum on the upcoming $21,000,000 bond approval for the Berlin Police Department,.  A total of 377 registered voters need to sign the petition. Berlin residents who wish to sign the referendum can call Anne Reilly at 860-829-0260 or George Millerd at 860-828-9722.   Interested individuals may also drop by Stop and Shop on Saturday, August 16th from 8 a.m. until Noon to sign the petition.

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RTC Chair Anne Reilly Post Election Letter

Thank you Berlin residents for electing three republicans to the Berlin Town Council.  Brenden Luddy, Dave Evans and Charlie Paonessa look forward to hearing from you the next two years when you have a concern about a town issue.

We congratulate the incoming Democratic town members, Kevin Murphy, Rachel Rochette, Maggie Morelli and William Rasmussen and we hope that we can all work together to make decisions that our citizens want and  help our town prosper.

We also thank the Town Council members who have served our …

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Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

Writing letters to the editor of your local paper is not only a way to get your issues heard, but it can also help stimulate other voters to speak their minds. There are many people in Berlin with excellent ideas about how this town can improve. It is important to realize that you can make a difference by writing a letter to the editor in your town.

Ideas for writing letters –

Your feelings on taxes in Berlin
Your opinion on spending decisions that have been made by …

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Serve on a Commission

Serve on a Commission

One of the best ways to get involved in Berlin is to serve on a commission. You can make a direct and immediate impact on your community. Each year, there are a number of openings on the local commissions in Berlin. You can find out more about them by going to the following link on the Berlin Website –

The following link provides a list of the various town commissions and boards – Click here.

Let us know how you are getting involved. Drop us a line on …

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