Woman charged with identity theft

 A Bridgeport woman was charged with identity theft after police determined she opened a fraudulent account with Connecticut Light and Power (CL&P). According to Plainville Police Captain Brian N. Mullins, Isabel Melendez-Ramos, 35, of 530 Kossuth St., unit b, in…

Obituaries for March 21

The following obituaries will be published in Friday’s Observer. For further details, look to our print or e-editions published on Friday. Joseph Rushkowski Jr., 68, husband of Susan Rushkowski, died Friday, March 7 at St. Francis Hospital. Nellie (Brunetto) Nadeau,…

Listings for March 14

  Meetings listings MONDAY, MARCH 17 OTHER QUILTS THAT CARE. 6:30 to 8 p.m. Group makes quilts for people who undergo cancer treatment. HaroldLeeverRegionalCancerCenter, 1075 Chase Parkway, Waterbury. (860) 945-0184, QuiltsThatCare.Deb@gmail.com   TUESDAY, MARCH 18 BRISTOL QUILTS THAT CARE. 6:30…

Police blotter for March 14

 The Plainville Police Department has reported the following arrests. •Andrew J. Kosokovich, 22, of 62 Warner Rd., East Haddam, was charged on March 2 with second degree threatening and disorderly conduct. Bond was set at $10,000 with a March 3…

Sparse attendance at budget hearing

The small turnout of residents at last week’s public hearing on the proposed town and Board of Education budgets could mean that voters are pleased with this year’s proposed increase of 1.93 percent. The combined Town Manager and Board of…