Middletown's Most Read Stories of 2013

The death of a firefighter, a businessman accused of insurance fraud, a demoted police officer and the end of Middnight on Main were among the city's popular stories this year.

Middletown South Firefighter Michael Osiecki
Middletown South Firefighter Michael Osiecki
The passing of a beloved firefighter, alarm over the return of the 17-year cicada, the closing of a soul food restaurant and the subsequent federal charges brought against the owner — these were just some of the stories that fascinated Middletown Patch readers in 2013.

We know police news is always a favorite with our readers — and the year was replete with arrests and incidents of all types. A man stealing $8,000 worth of copper in the middle of the night, a demoted police lieutenant, and an elementary school student who threatened a fellow classmate were some of the most top read.

Here is a list for your perusal.


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