7:25am Update: Jarjura wins in Waterbury, Thornton out in Middletown
Town-by town results from the Courant
Jarjura wins in Waterbury!
Holy cow. Jarjura won by over 1,000 votes and 10 percentage points. A historic write-in landslide. Amazing.
James Miron(D) wins in Stratford's first-ever mayoral election.
Dominique Thornton has been defeated by her Republican challenger Sebastian Giuliano by over 1,000 votes in Middletown.
One New London and anti-development forces have lost in New London, according to WTIC-TV.
Enfield Democrats have retained control of the Enfield town council.
Mortensen(I) over Kelly(D) and Pappas(R) in Newington by a landslide.
Moccia(R) over Knopp(D) in Norwalk by about 200 votes.
DeStefano, Malloy both win, although Malloy's race was closer.
Timothy Stewart(R) over Jason Jakubowski(D) in New Britain, by 53% to 46%.
Democrats win big in West Hartford.
Boughton(R) over Esposito(D) in Danbury 57%-43%.
In the other contest where a sitting town leader was campaigning as a write-in, Plainfield First Selectman came in second to Democrat Kevin Cunningham, 42%-31%. Republican David Erstgard got 27%.
Ellen Marmer(D) over Robert Kleinhans(R) 51%-49% in Vernon mayoral race.
Dyer(D) over Thompson(R) in Norfolk by 19 votes. Petitioning candidate Helen Beaudry won 57 votes.
Currey(D) wins in East Hartford.
Quinn(R) defeated by Bingham(D) in Torrington.
Stupinski(R) retakes his seat as First Selectman of Ellington from Dennis Milanovich(D), who defeated Stupinsky in 2003.
No major shift towards eithe party can be reported at this time. Maps will be forthcoming as all the data is gathered and analyzed.
The site recorded over eight times its usual number of hits today. The internet is fast becoming a major source of information for local races.
More results from the Courant and the AP.
Nice ticker from WTNH.
The Day has good election coverage for southeastern Connecticut.
The Journal-Inquirer has good coverage for north-central Connecticut.
The Connecticut Post has an election blog.
Check the comments for more results and commentary.
Please post returns as you find out about them!