Thursday, November 13, 2014
Wrong venue for 'Holiday Inn'
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
Incorrect photo posted with story about fire
An incorrect photo was posted with the story "Portland home damaged in overnight attic fire."
The fire occurred early Monday morning at 25 Church St. in Portland. The incorrect photo was of 14 Church St., which is currently for sale and was not damaged by fire.
Friday, September 5, 2014
Lake Pocotopaug not largest in Connecticut
In the article, “Still no swimming at lake due to algae,” on page A1 in Friday’s newspaper, Lake Pocotopaug was incorrectly identified as the largest freshwater lake in Connecticut.
MDA fundraiser photograph was incorrect
The photo accompanying the Middletown Press story, “South Fire crews to serve barbecue for MDA,” on page A3 in Friday’s newspaper was of a city of Middletown firefighter, not a South Fire District one.
Friday, August 29, 2014
East Hampton McDonald's owners issued proclamation from governor
A story about the East Hampton McDonald’s being honored by town officials, “East Hampton officials mark Haskos family’s years of community support,” on Page A3 of the Aug. 25 Middletown Press, contained some significant misinformation.
The story incorrectly said State Rep. Melissa Ziobron presented a proclamation on behalf of the General Assembly to the restaurant’s owners.
Mimi Perrotti, a member of the town’s Economic Development Commission, was on hand to present a proclamation signed by Gov. Dannel Malloy honoring Nicholas and Liz Haskos, the owners, for their commitment to the town.
Monday, July 28, 2014
Crime was a joyride not carjacking
In the July 28 edition of the Middletown Press, the article, "Teen charged with carjacking,"
should not have indicated the crime was a carjacking but a joyride, according to Middletown Police.
Friday, July 25, 2014
Farming workshop not taking place
The story, “Register for free agriculture, forestry workshop,” at the Haddam UConn Extension on page A5 of The Middletown Press on July 25 included inaccurate information. The workshop is not being offered this year.