Meet The Candidates Picnic Planned

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Jul 162021

The Orange Democratic Committee will host its annual Meet the Candidates Picnic at the High Plains Pavilion on the Orange Fairgrounds, 525 Orange Center Road, on Friday, August 27, from 5:30 to 8 p.m.

We know it is important for you to meet the candidates prior to voting in the election. We feel it is so important, so we want to be sure to give you that opportunity to talk to them.

Tickets are $25 per person and are available from any ODTC member or by calling Polly Demirjian, 203-494-5976, or Jody at 203-314-9975.

Lasse’s is once again catering and will be pre-packaging the condiments and sides. Your ticket includes your dinner as well as beverages and dessert.  Beer and wine are also included.

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Meet The Candidates Fundraiser/Cook-Out Reservations Due By Friday

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Sep 232014

Screen Shot 2014-09-08 at 9.41.40 PMThe Orange Republican Town Committee along with the Milford and West Haven Republican Town Committees will sponsor a “Tri-City Meet the Candidates” Fund Raiser/Cook-out on Saturday, Oct. 4, from 3 to 6 p.m. at Fowler Field, 1 Shipyard Lane in Milford.

Special guest speaker will be former Governor Jodi Rell.

The late afternoon meal features hamburgers, hot dogs, salads, water and soda which will be provided by Lasse’s Restaurant. A DJ, games for the kids and a raffle will make for a fun-filled afternoon.

Tickets are $20 per person and children 12 and under are free. It’s also a BYOB.

Invited Candidates include, Tom Foley (Candidate for Governor), Heather Somers (Candidate for Lt. Governor), James Brown (Candidate for Congress), Kie Westby (Candidate for Attorney General), Tim Herbst (Candidate for Treasurer), Themis Klarides (114th State Rep.), Pam Staneski (Candidate for 119th), Charles Ferraro (Candidate for 117th), Matt Gaynor (Candidate for State Senator) plus many more.

Reservations are a must no later than Friday, Sept. 26.  For questions and/or reservations, please call 

For Milford – Chairman Paul Beckwith – (203) 988-2363

For Orange – Chairperson Nancy Nastri – (203)-795-4619

For West Haven – Chairperson Colleen O’Connor – (203) 401-1165

For Orange guests, checks can be made payable to ORTC and mailed to PO Box 632, Orange, CT 06477.

Originally Published on: Sep 8, 2014 @ 21:45

Candidates Debate At Grassy Hill Tuesday, Oct. 22

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Oct 222013

Debate PosterThe Orange Chamber of commerce will host its annual candidate Forum and First Selectman’s Debate at Grassy Hill Country Club, 441 Clark Lane, Tuesday, Oct. 22 from 7-9:30 p.m.

Tickets are $10. Call the Chamber for reservations at 203-795-3328.

Meet the Democratic, Republican and Independent under-ticket candidates for the Orange Municipal Election.

Incumbent Republican First Selectman James Zeoli will debate Democratic challenger Ken Lenz.

This is always a well-run and moderated event.





Originally Published on: Oct 12, 2013 @ 18:17

Orange Democrats Plan Several Events in September and October

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Sep 102013

Democrat-Donkey_generic_pinback-buttonOrange residents will have several opportunities to meet and support the members of the Orange Democratic slate in the next two months.

First on tap Kim Leventhal Syrop and Jen Alfaro are hosting a campaign fundraising party on Saturday, Sept 21, at 7 p.m. Donation is $50 a head. First Selectman Candidate Ken Lenz said, “We may be announcing a special guest soon.” RSVP to Jennifer at aaa333aaa333@aol.com or Kim at kim.syrop@optonline.net

The Democratic Election Headquarters Opening Reception will take place at 116 Boston Post Rd. (David’s Bridal Plaza) Monday, Sept. 23, at 7 p.m.

The Annual Reception for the Candidates will take place at Grassy Hill Lodge, 77 Sodom Lane, Derby, on Sunday, Oct. 6, 5 to 7 p.m.  Invited guests include US Senators Richard Blumenthal and Chris Murphy, Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro, Governor Dannel Malloy and Lt. Governor Nancy Wyman.



For more information contact: Trish Pearson trishpearson281@gmail.com or 203-516-0780.

Meet the Democratic Candidates Aug. 16

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Aug 152012

The Orange Democrats, today released information about their Meet The Candidates Picnic that takes place Thursday night at High Plains Community Center from 5:30 to 8 p.m.

Menu includes hot dogs, hamburgers and beer and all the “fixins.”

Among the invited dignitaries are:
• Governor Dannel Malloy

• Lt. Governor Nancy Wyman

• US Senator Richard Blumenthal

• US Congresswoman Rosa DeLauro

• US Senate Candidate Chris Murphy

• Ct. Senator Gayle Slossberg

• State Representative Candidates: Incumbent Paul Davis, James Maroney, Aldon Haynes

Tickets are $25 and can be obtained by contacting Bob Shanley of the ODTC Fundraising Committee at 203-530-7206