Category Archives: Commitment to Community

Tony Hwang Celebrates Grand Opening of Senate Campaign Headquarters

Tony Hwang Celebrates Grand Opening of Senate Campaign Headquarters

With high energy and enthusiasm, Fairfield Republicans celebrate the grand opening of their campaign headquarters on South Benson Road. Thanks to all those who came out to show your support. The race is on! More volunteers are always welcome. If you’re interested in helping support Tony, call Campaign HQ Coordinator Jessica Davenport at 203-302-9768 or email… Continue Reading

Join Tony Hwang for the Grand Opening of His Senate Campaign Headquarters

Join Tony Hwang for the Grand Opening of His Senate Campaign Headquarters

Tony Hwang will host a grand opening celebration at his Senate campaign headquarters on Friday, Sept. 26, from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. The event will also serve as an open house for the Fairfield Republican Town Committee. Headquarters is located at 25 South Benson Road in Fairfield. Tony will be joined at the grand opening by state Rep.… Continue Reading

Tony Hwang Joins SASO Fairfield for Penfield Beach Cleanup

Tony Hwang Joins SASO Fairfield for Penfield Beach Cleanup

“You can’t live a perfect day without doing something for someone who will never be able to repay you.” Those words, by famed UCLA basketball coach John Wooden, hit home on a beautiful fall morning in Fairfield, as a group of student-athlete volunteers gathered at Penfield Beach do so something for the environment. [Scroll down… Continue Reading

‘Friends’ Come Together in Westport for Sherwood Island State Park

‘Friends’ Come Together in Westport for Sherwood Island State Park

Sherwood Island State Park is, without a doubt, one of Connecticut’s most beautiful assets. So it was a special treat to visit the park in Westport recently for Islandfest, a fundraiser hosted by Friends of Sherwood Island. With excellent weather, the fundraiser was a perfect opportunity to connect with folks who share my passion for… Continue Reading

Hwang Attends Groundbreaking Ceremony for Newtown Memorial Sidewalk

Hwang Attends Groundbreaking Ceremony for Newtown Memorial Sidewalk

I was honored to be invited to the Newtown Memorial Sidewalk groundbreaking ceremony by Dr. Thomas Draper, whose family’s incredible generosity made this project a reality. The sidewalk is a powerful tribute to the children whose lives were so tragically cut short on 12/14, and it’s an investment in the community that will be enjoyed… Continue Reading

9/11 Ceremony in Newtown Invokes Compassion and Patriotism

9/11 Ceremony in Newtown Invokes Compassion and Patriotism

Six towering maple trees painted with the stars and stripes of our American flag served as the backdrop to a memorial ceremony Thursday morning, to mark the 13th anniversary of the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001. An artist painted the trees after that tragic day, at Howard Lasher’s Newtown home. Mr. Lasher and his wife… Continue Reading

Hwang Remembers Childhood Baseball Friend, Ken Shepard, Bridgeport Bluefish GM

Hwang Remembers Childhood Baseball Friend, Ken Shepard, Bridgeport Bluefish GM

State Rep. Tony Hwang, (R-134), released the following statement upon learning of the sad news that his childhood baseball friend Ken Shepard, General Manager of the Bridgeport Bluefish, died Friday night at the age of 49. “First, my thoughts and heart go out to Ken’s family, his wife, Tonya, and their daughter, Taylor, and son, Travis.… Continue Reading

Representative Tony Hwang Receives Unanimous Support from GOP Town Committees of Fairfield, Easton, Weston, Westport and Newtown to Secure the 28th State Senate Convention Nomination

Representative Tony Hwang Receives Unanimous Support from GOP Town Committees of Fairfield, Easton, Weston, Westport and Newtown to Secure the 28th State Senate Convention Nomination

Current 134th District State Representative Tony Hwang received unanimous delegate support from the Republican Town Committees (RTC) of Fairfield, Easton, Weston, Westport and Newtown. He earned the 28th State Senate Nomination at the convention that was held at Staples Elementary School in Easton, CT. The convention delegates’ unanimous vote represented the conviction of those town… Continue Reading