Please Support Your Community News Site's COVID Coverage

The coronavirus crisis has nearly halted the local economy — including media advertising. That means local, independent news organizations such as ours must fight for our own survival while continuing to provide critical news and information as a public service during this unprecedented situation. If you believe local reporting is important and you're able to lend support during this pandemic, click here for info on making a tax-deductible donation.

Brian Boyd, Editor, Shore Publishing/


July 9, 2020
Your Neighbors. Your News.

My Account

To make updates to your Zip06 account or requets changes to your newspaper delivery, please choose an option below.

Welcome to!

If you have an account, please login! If you don't have an account, you can create one.



A Zip06 account will allow you to post to the online calendar, contribute to News From You, and interact with the Zip06 community. It's free to sign-up!

Click here to get started!

Register for Zip06

We're happy you've decided to join the Zip06 community. Please fill out this short registration form to begin sharing content with your neighbors.

You must enter your first name.
You must enter your last name.
You must enter a username
You must enter a valid email address
Show password
You must enter a valid zip code

Submit to Zip06

Forget Your Password?

We can help! Enter the email address registered to your account below to have your password emailed to you.

Submit an Announcement

Contradiction Between Words and Vote

Published June 17, 2020

Email This Story

Fill out the form below to email this story to a friend


I attended the “Black Lives Matter” rally at the town green on June 5. Representative Joe Zullo (R-99) dodged answering a direct question, when asked to explain why he now stood shoulder to shoulder with Capt. Murgo to condemn police brutality, after voting against a bill (SB 380) requiring all police departments to record and report the use of chokeholds as a form of restraint, among other uses of force.

I would still like to hear Rep. Zullo publicly explain the contradiction between his words on the green and his “no” vote on SB 380. How does he expect the public to know when police abuse occurs when he votes against requiring departments to report the use of force? Fortunately for us, SB 380 passed without Rep. Zullo’s vote, thanks in part to unanimous support from his Republican colleagues in the State Senate.

Whatever his answer, appearing publicly to confront police brutality without also owning the shortcomings of his own voting record shows a certain tone-deafness toward the change our community must embrace.

Dave Hausler
East Haven