Monthly Archive for July, 2014

: July, 2014

Norwalk man charged with child sex assault

A Norwalk man was arrested Tuesday after a 10-year-old revealed a pattern of abuse to a family member, police said. Mario Morales-Garcia, 37, was arrested on Chestnut Street and charged with

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

Mother of Ridgefield toddler speaks out

RIDGEFIELD — Lindsey Rogers-Seitz spoke with the News-Times Tuesday about the circumstances following the death of her 15-month-old son Benjamin, who died earlier this month after being left in a car

Glenbrook man charged with impregnating stepdaughter, 12

STAMFORD — A 39-year-old Glenbrook man is facing a sexual assault charge after allegedly impregnating his 12-year-old stepdaughter. Leonel Bartolo Rodriguez was arraigned in state Superior Court in

Former Westport swim coach pleads guilty to sex assaults

BRIDGEPORT – A former swim coach at Staples High School in Westport is facing up to eight years in prison after pleading guilty to repeatedly sexually assaulting two young Fairfield girls over a

Connecticut historian among Obama award recipients

When President Barack Obama presents the the 2013 National Medal of Arts and the National Humanities Medal on Monday afternoon, an Orange, Conn. man will be among the recipients. David Brion Davis,

New Canaan employee dies from his injuries

NEW CANAAN — Town officials have confirmed that Benjamin Olmstead, 71, of Norwalk, died Thursday at Norwalk Hospital from injuries he suffered at work a day earlier. He was struck by a motor vehicle

UI, CL&P rate low in customer satisfaction

The annual ranking of regional utility companies by J.D. Power and Associates found the two major electric distribution companies serving Connecticut to be near the bottom in customer satisfaction.

Norwalk murder suspect shot by law enforecement

UPDATE: The Associated Press is reporting Elmore has died from his gunshot wounds. ——— ——— ——— A Connecticut man wanted in a Norwalk homicide was shot during his arrest Tuesday morning outside a South

Skakel seeks suppression of lurid tapes

Attorneys for Michael Skakel have filed for the return and suppression of tapes recorded by Richard Hoffman, who had been contracted to ghostwrite the Kennedy scion’s autobiography two decades ago. In