The Riiska for State Senate Committee opened its campaign headquarters Oct. 2 at 17 Church St. in New Milford.

"We will be open and ready for business. We welcome volunteers who want to get involved this campaign season," said Bill Riiska's campaign manager, Gale Alexander.

"All Democratic campaigns will be welcome and we will be coordinating efforts with several local and state races, including Andy Grossman, Elizabeth Esty, and Chris Murphy."