2018 Local Democratic Candidates

State Sentator Beth Bye - from West Hartford, ConnecticutState Senator Beth Bye – 5th District (West Hartford, Bloomfield, Farmington and Burlington) – 

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Jillian Gilchrest, running for the 18th House District in West Hartford, CT

Jillian Gilchrest – running for the 18th District in West Hartford

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State Representative Derek Slap - 19th DistrictState Representative Derek Slap – Representing the 19th District in West Hartford


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State Representative Joe Verrengia - 20th District

State Representative Joe Verrengia – Representing the 20th District in West Hartford

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Judge of Probate Owen Eagan in West Hartford, ConnecticutJudge of Probate – Owen Eagan – Greater Hartford District

Owen Eagan is a kind, compassionate and caring person who has always dedicated himself to serving others. His family has deep roots in the West Hartford community spanning five generations, with his grandfather settling in town 70 years ago and his grandnephew arriving in town just this year.

Owen is a lifelong resident of West Hartford who attended St. Timothy’s grammar school, Northwest Catholic High School, Wesleyan University and the Georgetown University Law Center. He has been practicing law for 30 years and founded a law firm in West Hartford where he has been serving clients for the past 25 years.

Trying cases in numerous district probate courts throughout Connecticut from Norwich and New Britain to Hartford and West Hartford for the past 30 years, Owen has worked to resolve a variety of issues that affect Connecticut citizens from birth to death. For instance, Owen has handled adoptions, parenting issues and matters surrounding trusts and estates. He has worked to resolve cases like these hundreds of times.

Probate court is a trial court and Owen is both a probate lawyer and a trial lawyer. He has served in various trial courts throughout his career including the probate court, the Connecticut Superior Court, and the United States District Court for the District of Connecticut. Here is the rest of his profile….

Patrice Paterson, Registrar of Voters for the Democrats in the Town of West Hartford, ConnecticutPatrice Paterson – Democratic Nominee for Registrar of Voters

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If you have questions about your registration information or need further assistance, please contact your local Registrar of Voters.

Here is the list of voting locations – if you have voted there in the past, this is where you will vote Tuesday, Nov 6th

District 1 – King Phillip Middle School

District 2 – Bristow Middle School

District 3 – West Hartford Town Hall

District 4 – Elmwood Senior Center

District 5 – Wolcott School

District 6 – Conard High School

District 7 – Sedgewick School

District 8 – Braeburn School 

District 9  – Hall High School