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2 hrs ago | Westport Now
Westport artists were among the winners at the 35th annual Community-Sponsored Awards Exhibition at the Rowayton Arts Center.They are Judith Orseck Katz , Dick Rauh , Deborah Rauh , Dan Long , Marcy Juran , and Michael Brennecke .
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Down these stairs, you will find hidden The Music Theater of Connecticut; where it's found its home for more than 20 years.
6 hrs ago | Westport News
Municipalities and neighborhoods in Connecticut are about to confront one of the largest "land grabs" in recent history with the proliferation of industrial cell towers in residential zones.
10 hrs ago | Westport News
Memorial Day will soon be upon us, and we will all meet at the firehouse, and those who have something to say will speak.
15 hrs ago | Westport News
Necessity has become the mother of invention for certain birds of prey looking for a place to lay their eggs and raise their young as their natural habitats are lost to development.
19 hrs ago | The Westport Daily Voice
Tessa Cassell, 8 of Westport, said she made and elephant because it is her and her mother's favorite animal.
23 hrs ago | The Westport Daily Voice
More than 200 students representing Fairfield, Redding, Stamford, Weston, Westport and several other towns presented their History Day projects to teams of judges at the Fairfield District History Day in Connecticut Contest.
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A portrait workshop for students, given in conjunction with the exhibit, "Face to Face: Portraits from WSPAC as It Turns 50," will be offered on April 27 at the Westport LIbrary.
The president of Norwalk Community College, who lives in Westport, has agreed to pay $3,000 in fines to settle allegations that he violated the state Code of Ethics by using public money to pay for his wife's fees at four 2010 events.
Westport Country Playhouse will host a free workshop for area educators, "Immigration, Marginalization, and the Perception of Identity: A Professional Development Workshop Inspired by the Play `Intimate Apparel,' " on Thursday, April 24, from 3:30 to 7:30 p.m., in conjunction with the nonprofit organization Facing History and Ourselves.
The event, beginning at 5:30 p.m., will feature cocktails and hors d'oeuvres, a performance by jazz musician Chris Coogan , a silent auction and a giving tree.
The new president of Metro-North, Joseph Guilietti, and Department of Transportation Commissioner James Redeker will answer questions from Westport commuters on Thursday, April 24, at 7:30 p.m. at the Westport Metro-North eastbound station house.
Although this brick, timber and slate home resembles it's early 20th-century neighbors, it was actually built in 2012.
The folks at Near & Far Aid know how to throw a party. So much so that their celebrations since 2000 have raised more than $13 million for Fairfield County organizations fighting to break the cycle of poverty.
Westport residents will have an opportunity Monday, April 21, to meet principals of the maintenance company that aims to upgrade Longshore Club Park's 18-hole course while saving the town $755,450 over three years, Parks & Recreation Director Stuart McCarthy has announced.
"I have a strong passion for helping those in need and I have spent much of my life working to make a difference and transform lives," Cavanagh said.