June Ingram, of Mystic, plays the fiddle with Marty Swiatek & RBO polka band Sunday June 6

What’s the ballroom polka got to do to get some respect in this state?

Yes, it was another year of disappointment for Ansonia’s Peter Danielczuk. He’s tried unsuccessfully for three years to have the Ballroom Polka named the official state polka.

“I’m disappointed. I thought this might have been the year for the state polka song,” said Danielczuk, an Ansonia native known as “Connecticut’s Prince of Polka Music.”

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