News Notes: Politics on air

In the first of a series of interviews with candidates for office — Connecticut Candidates 2014 — Dan Debicella fielded questions Tuesday on HAN Radio.

Mr. Debicella, a Republican who hopes to challenge incumbent Democrat Jim Himes for the 4th District congressional seat, answered questions posed by Ken Borsuk and Joshua Fisher, editors of The Bulletin’s sister papers Greenwich Post and New Canaan Advertiser, respectively.

HAN Radio is a new initiative of Hersam Acorn Newspapers, parent of The Bulletin and 16 other weekly newspapers in Fairfield, New Haven and Westchester counties. The Web-based radio endeavor offers live high school sports coverage and news and arts programming. Listeners may tune in through any of Hersam Acorn Newspapers’ websites, including A story on Mr. Debicella’s interview is online there now.