Apr 20, 2011

Perez Says Show Me the Money

Perez Says Show Me the Money

Disgraced former Hartford Mayor Eddie Perez demanded that the city pay him $131,590.32 in unused sick and vacation time, but current mayor Pedro Segarra said no.   Perez wrote a letter...

Oct 6, 2010

Perez to Appeal Corruption Conviction

Perez to Appeal Corruption Conviction

The former mayor of Hartford will remain free on bond pending the appeal.

Sep 14, 2010

Eddie Perez to Serve 3 Years in Prison

Eddie Perez to Serve 3 Years in Prison

Former Hartford Mayor Eddie Perez was sentenced on Tuesday to 8 years, suspended after three years. That means he will serve three years in prison, followed by three years probation. As he faced the...

Sep 14, 2010

Eddie Perez to Be Sentenced on Tuesday

Eddie Perez to Be Sentenced on Tuesday

Former Hartford Mayor Eddie Perez will learn his punishment on this morning after his convictions on five corruption charges. In June, a jury found Perez guilty of felony charges related to bribery...

Sep 13, 2010

Former Hartford Mayor Sentenced Tomorrow

Former Hartford Mayor Sentenced Tomorrow

Former Hartford Mayor Eddie Perez faces the possibility of up to 55 years in prison for bribery and attempted extortion and will be sentenced on Tuesday. Perez was on trial for four weeks and was found gui...

Aug 11, 2010

Political Ally of Eddie Perez to Face Charges

Political Ally of Eddie Perez to Face Charges

Hartford's "Parking-gate" is not over just yet.

Jul 12, 2010

Hartford Democratic Committee Calls on People With Vision to Help Lead City

Hartford Democratic Committee Calls on People With Vision to Help Lead City

On Monday night, Hartford’s Democratic Town Committee hopes to hear from people with a vision for the future of the capital city. There is one opening on Hartford’s city council – also known as...

Jul 7, 2010

Former Hartford Mayor Seeks New Trial

Former Hartford Mayor Seeks New Trial

Former Mayor Eddie Perez wants a new trial after being convicted for bribery and extortion. His lawyers filed motions on Tuesday and are expected to file an appeal after Perez is sentenced on Sept. 10. On...

Jun 29, 2010

AG Takes Steps to Revoke Perez’s Pension

AG Takes Steps to Revoke Perez’s Pension

Disgraced former Hartford Mayor Eddie Perez is eligible for his city pension in about two years, but the attorney general is taking steps to try and revoke it. Perez was recently convicted on corruption charges...

Jun 25, 2010

Pedro Segarra Sworn in As Hartford Mayor

Pedro Segarra Sworn in As Hartford Mayor

Pedro Segarra was sworn in as the new Mayor of Hartford shortly after 5 p.m. Friday. He took the oath of office at City Hall, minutes after the resignation of Eddie Perez became official. "It's a...

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Snow Falling Across Connecticut

Snow Falling Across Connecticut

Snow has begun to fall as another storm moves in, prompting winter storm watches, more than 300 closings and events cancellations, and flight cancellations and delays in and out of Bradley Airport.

Victim Shoots Armed Robber in Milford: Cops

Victim Shoots Armed Robber in Milford: Cops

A man accused of robbing a group of people at gunpoint in Milford and shooting one of the victims in the neck is hospitalized after one of the victims shot back, according to police.

Wesleyan Student Pleads Not Guilty in Molly OD Case

Wesleyan Student Pleads Not Guilty in Molly OD Case

The founder of the Wesleyan University chapter of a student drug reform group has pleaded not guilty to charged filed in connection with MDMA, or Molly, overdoses that sent 11 classmates to the hospital.

Man Scratches Pregnant Girlfriend in New Britain: Police

Man Scratches Pregnant Girlfriend in New Britain: Police

Police arrested a man wanted on domestic dispute charges tied to a reported attack on his pregnant girlfriend in New Britain.

Electrical Fire Damages Somers Law Office

Electrical Fire Damages Somers Law Office

An electrical fire broke out at a vacant unit on South Road/Route 83 in Somers late Tuesday afternoon, causing heavy damage to the rafters and interior, according to the fire marshal.

Officer Justified in Drawing Gun on Yale Student: Investigation

Officer Justified in Drawing Gun on Yale Student: Investigation

After a complaint from a Yale College student about how a campus police officer drew his weapon on him during a search for a burglar, Yale police determined in an internal investigation that the officer's...