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BookLovers: First time's the charm for Scott
In all my years as a reader, there are only a handful of books I've read in 24 hours, so intoxicated was I with the story: Cormac McCarthy's "The Road," Cheryl Strayed's "Wild," and Jon Krakauer's "Into the Wild" come to mind as 24-hour reads.
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Tue Mar 04, 2014
Westport Resources CEO Named Barron's Top Adviser
Westport Resources, a Westport-based independent investment firm, has announced that its founder and CEO, John Adams Vaccaro, has been named one of Barron's "Top 1,200 Financial Advisors" in the United States and seventh top advisor in Connecticut for 2014.
'Reflections of New England' at Darien Rowayton Bank
Xiao Mai Kong's "Reflections of New England" oil on canvas and paper will be featured at Darien Rowayton Bank in Darien throughout March.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Westport Has Two 'Unofficially' on Forbes Billionaire List
Westport did not show up officially on the Forbes list of the world's billionaires released today, but two of them might be called unofficial Westport entries.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Cummins recalling 25,013 engines over fire risk
Engine maker Cummins Inc. and its joint venture Cummins Westport Inc. are recalling 25,013 engines because cold weather could cause a sensor to fail, resulting in an exhaust fire.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Former P&Z Chair Seeks $15M in NY Bike Accident
Ron Corwin, former chair of the Westport Planning and Zoning Commission, has filed suit against New York City for a bike accident that he says left him unable to taste and smell.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
The Westport Daily Voice
Happy Birthday To Westport's Joanne Woodward
Joanne Gignilliat Trimmier Woodward, who has owned a home in Westport, turns 84 on Thursday.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Hartford Stage co-produces 'Song' with Westport Playhouse
Mia Dillon of Fairfield is making her Hartford Stage debut in a new production of Noel Coward's "A Song at Twilight" that is running through March 16. The show is a co-production with Westport Country Playhouse where it will be presented April 29 to May 17. Photo: Contributed Photo Brian Murray and Mia Dillon are starring in the Noel Coward play "A ... (more)
Fri Feb 21, 2014
Westport Getting New EV Charging Stations
One of the new charging stations will be installed in the covered garage area behind TD BankNorth at 185 Main St..
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Westport artist's 90th birthday to be commemorated with special...
To celebrate Westport artist Susan Malloy's 90th birthday, the Westport Arts Center is mounting an exhibition, "Susan Malloy: In the Studio," dedicated to her prolific career.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
The Westport Daily Voice
Lease To Ridgebury Tankers Fills Westport Office Building
Citing the building's location on the water, Ridgebury Tankers has leased more than 3,000 square feet of commercial office space at 33 Riverside Ave. in Westport, a Fairfield real estate firm announced.
Tue Feb 18, 2014
The Hartford Courant
Angry Metro-North Riders Demand Action, Not More Promises
Invited to a "Speakout" forum on Tuesday night, furious Metro-North commuters vented about everything from crowded trains, bungled emergency responses and unreliable schedules to lazy conductors and indifferent management.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
Winter Weather Advisory: 2 to 4 Inches of Snow Expected
The National Weather Service in New York has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Westport for snow, which is in effect from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. today.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Music and beer tasting planned for Culture Festival in Westport
Uri Sharlin 's Dog Cat Ensemble will be the next event in the Westport Radical Jewish Culture Festival at 8:30 p.m. on Saturday, Feb 22, at Beit Chaverim Synagogue.
Chris Frantz and Tina Weymouth left the urban madness of Manhattan 30 years ago in search of fresh air, green grass and good schools for their two children.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Winter Storm Watch Issued
The National Weather Service in New York has issued a Winter Storm Watch for Westport and area which is in effect from late Wednesday night through late Thursday night.
Following the script-in-hand reading performance of Jean Kerr's "Mary, Mary" at the Westport Country Playhouse Monday night, Westporter Carole Schweid reignited a friendship with one of the play's performers, Ross Bickell who played Oscar Nelson, a tax attorney in the comedy.
Fri Feb 07, 2014
Hedge funds held up better than global stocks last month, falling an average of 0.1 percent as equities slumped amid a selloff in emerging-market currencies and signs of weakness in China.
Thu Feb 06, 2014
The Beatles on 'Ed Sullivan'-Westport Girl, 13, Was There
Fifty years ago on Feb. 9, 1964, the Beatles made their live U.S. television debut on "The Ed Sullivan" show and Andrea Tebbetts, 13, of Westport was among the lucky ones in the New York studio audience.
The Newtown Bee
Finance Director: Pension Caveat 'Saves Newtown Taxpayers Millions'
Newtown Finance Director Robert Tait calls them "horror stories." He is referring to endless news reports from states and cities including Connecticut and many of its 169 municipalities, about the horrible condition of public employee pension plans.