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Seeking Person to be the Democratic Assistant/Deputy Registrar

The current Democratic Assistant/Deputy Registrar, Carol Muska, will be stepping down soon.  Anyone interested in this post or knows someone who may be, please email shermandems@gmail.com. This Deputy position will be appointed by the Democratic Registrar. Carol says, “It is a pleasant, nonpartisan environment working with the Republican Assistant/Deputy Registrar and both the Democrat and … Continue reading Seeking Person to be the Democratic Assistant/Deputy Registrar

Candidates for 2022 Democratic Nominations

In May, the Democrats will nominate one candidate for each of the following offices: Governor: Ned Lamont Lt Governor Susan Bysiewicz AG William Tong Comptroller Sean Scanlon Secretary of the State Matt Lesser Maritza Bond Josh Elliott Hilda Santiago Stephanie Thomas Treasurer Karen Dubois-Walton Erick Russell Dita Bhargava U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal Probate (for Sherman, … Continue reading Candidates for 2022 Democratic Nominations

Sherman Democrats Caucus to Elect Delegates

During its March 23rd caucus, the Sherman Democrats unanimously elected its three allocated delegates to the Democratic State Convention to be held at the 30,000 seat Xfinity Theater in Hartford. The delegates are Vice Char Sunday Fisher, Treasurer, Bob Gamper, and Chair Jeff Ginsburg During that caucus, no one volunteered to be alternates for the … Continue reading Sherman Democrats Caucus to Elect Delegates

Eva Bermúdez Zimmerman Announces her Candidacy for the 30th District Seat in the Connecticut State Senate

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Eva Bermúdez Zimmerman, 203-895-4403 eva@eva4senate.com To donate to the campaign, click here NEW MILFORD, CT (March 9, 2022) – Eva Bermúdez Zimmerman, a long-time champion for children and families has announced her candidacy for the 30th District seat in the Connecticut State Senate. Redistricting now has Sherman in the 30th. “I am … Continue reading Eva Bermúdez Zimmerman Announces her Candidacy for the 30th District Seat in the Connecticut State Senate

Taking Stock—Accomplishments with Don Lowe as First Selectman—Through Feb 14, 2022

As Sherman enters the fourth year with Don Lowe as First Selectman, it’s gratifying to appreciate what he and the town have accomplished together. Here’s a list of 37 of the more noticeable items. Taxes and Finances Taxes have decreased more than 8% during Don’s first 4 years Surplus and capital fund and Happy Acres … Continue reading Taking Stock—Accomplishments with Don Lowe as First Selectman—Through Feb 14, 2022

The Current State Senator for Our New District Will Retire

The SDTC has had a close relationship with our State Senator Julie Kushner (D) who represents the 24th Senate District which includes New Fairfield and Danbury. The 2020 Census has shown Danbury to increase in population. Therefore, the CT Legislature has all but ratified moving Sherman into another senate district, District 30. Sadly, effective Jan … Continue reading The Current State Senator for Our New District Will Retire

A Hearty Welcome to the New Democratic Registrar, Sara Laughlin

Sara Laughlin has stepped up and agreed to become Sherman’s Democratic Registrar. She has already begun and appointed Carol Muska as the Deputy Registrar. Sara and her husband Tim became Sherman residents earlier this year. She is a retired teacher, having taught in the Brookfield Public Schools for nearly 40 years. Sara and Tim are … Continue reading A Hearty Welcome to the New Democratic Registrar, Sara Laughlin

Robust Election Turnout for Sherman

Town Tribune Front Page*, Nov 11. 2021 SHERMAN – Election Day was a busy one for Sherman. Though non-Presidential. municipal elections arc typically quieter, they had a higher than typical turnout this year with 914 residents voting. Democratic Town Committee Chair Mr. Jeff Ginsburg believes that “The BOE races spurred turnout, since structural issues with … Continue reading Robust Election Turnout for Sherman