Monthly Archive for July, 2014

: July, 2014

Delay for Metro-North

The Waterbury branch service is currently experiencing delays of up to 20 minutes. According to Metro-North, there was a bridge malfunction, which is causing delays.

Louisiana man in Southbury claims to be ‘sovereign citizen’

A Louisiana man was arrested in Southbury after evading eight different motor vehicle charges in Hartford County. 41-year-old Richard Moore was pulled over Tuesday morning, when he failed to obey a

Judge fines civil rights lawyer

BRIDGEPORT – A Danbury civil rights lawyer was fined by a federal judge for lying in in a lawsuit that claimed Bridgeport city officials have a policy against hiring African-American lawyers. U.S.

New Milford High football coach named

NEW MILFORD — Larry Badaracco has been appointed head football coach for New Milford High School. Badaracco played sports at Immaculate High School and at Western Connecticut State University where

Fire in Kent

Update 9:52 a.m.: Eric Epstein, Kent Volunteer Fire Dept. Chief, said the fire at Club GetAway was in small camp cabins clustered close together. One cabin was completely destroyed, a second had heavy

Fairfield County can access farmers markets online

Fresh Nation and HealthyCT launched a new program to bring local, fresh food to Fairfield County on Wednesday. The non-profit health insurance company will be promoting Fresh Nation’s website, an

18-month-old left in vehicle

On Wednesday morning the Bethel Police responded to the YMCA on Grassy Plain Street to investigate a report of a child left alone in a car. It was discovered that Madai Cervantes, 31, of Danbury had

CL&P proposes to increase rates

CL&P has filed an application with the Connecticut Public Utilities Regulatory Authority for a proposed increase in rates for delivering electricity. The proposal would increase the monthly

Car accident on I-84

Two cars have been involved in an accident on I-84 Eastbound, between exits 8 and 7. An SUV has reportedly rolled over on the right lane of the highway, said police. The driver of the car was able to

Danbury teen arrested for sexual assault

A Danbury teenager was arrested Monday for sexual assault of a 14-year-old girl. Johnny Zaruma, 19, has been investigated by the Danbury Police Department’s Special Victims Unit since February of this