13 hrs ago
Murphy Says He is Pushing Northeast Rail Investment
U.S. Sen Christopher Murphy told a Westport breakfast meeting today that included local leaders that he is trying to build a new coalition in Congress to find innovative ways to increase funding to passenger service in the Northeast rail corridor.
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18 hrs ago
EatDrinkShopCook: $8 for toast in Westport? Truly, the upper 'crust'
"Gourmet" toast -- it's not just bread and butter -- is the lastest dining trend.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
Westport Country Playhouse Awarded $30,000 NEA Grant
Westport Country Playhouse is one of 886 nonprofit organizations nationwide to receive an NEA Art Works grant announced by Joan Shigekawa , National Endowment for the Arts acting chairman.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
NY teen charged with shoplifting at Walgreen's
A 17-year-old teen from Brooklyn, N.Y., was arrested Wednesday evening after police said she shoplifted $450 worth of merchandise from Walgreen's, 730 Villa Ave. Police said the incident began at CVS, 961 Black Rock Turnpike, around 7:30 p.m. when an off-duty Westport police officer saw two females allegedly shoplifting.
Rajat Gupta, the former Goldman Sachs Group director convicted in a 2012 insider trading scheme tied to the Galleon Group hedge fund, agreed to surrender to prison authorities on June 17 to begin a two-year sentence, a federal judge in Manhattan said.
Life prevails in the Easter theme
The other day, I was walking at Sherwood Island in Westport. It was a beautiful spring day.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
The Westport Daily Voice
Westport Arts Center Announces Annual Fundraiser 'WONDERland'
The fundraiser is scheduled to begin at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, April 26, at the Westport Arts Center.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Tasting Notes with Jim Beauregard: A Riesling from the South Coast of Mass.
It hasn't been out on the shelves for a while, so when I recently spotted a Westport Rivers bottle I grabbed it so I could tell you about it.
BWW Reviews: Music Theatre of CT Wraps Season with the Fantasticks
The classic 1960s show, which is the longest running musical in the world . It's about two fathers, Bellomy and Hucklebee who pretend to feud in a bit of reverse psychology to bring their daughter, Luisa , and son, Matt , together romantically.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
New plans in works for Warnaco
You don't have to be an architect to see the possibilities in the dilapidated Warnaco clothing factory at the corner of Myrtle Avenue and Gregory Street.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
FBI Supervisor: Wynkoop 'Sounded to Me Like Scarlet O'Hara'
There was an overflow crowd today at the Southport Congregational Church for the funeral service for Susan Walton Wynkoop, former FBI special agent and former president of the Westport Historical Society who died Monday at age 60. Terrance Cox, Wynkoop's supervisor at the FBI when they worked on the New York bank robbery task force, said, "It was ... (more)
Hines Sight / Adding branches to the family tree
That's right -- I'm one of those millions of people who spend an inordinate amount of time perusing the multitude of public records available online.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
MTC MainStage Presents the Fantasticks, Now thru 5/4
Music Theatre of Connecticut MainStage, Fairfield County's award-winning professional theatre company, concludes its 2013/2014 Season with "The Fantasticks" a musical with book by Tom Jones , music by Harvey Schmidt , lyrics by Tom Jones and based on "Les Romanesques" by Edmond Rostand .
Planners unveil options for boosting ridership on Westport...
Expanding commuter hours or creating a daytime Saugatuck-downtown bus loop are two of the suggestions on the table for expanding Westport's bus service.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
Susan W. Wynkoop, 60, former WHS President, FBI Agent
Susan Walton Wynkoop of Westport, former president of the Westport Historical Society and one of the first women to be hired as an FBI special agent, died April 7 of pancreatic cancer.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
The Motley Fool
Which of These Engine Makers Are Winning Investments in Natural Gas Vehicles?
The natural gas vehicles movement in the U.S. is to date largely tied to fleet vehicles, and that market has been much slower to adopt than many investors expected.
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Tony's Kansas City
The KC Weekend According To Craig Glazer
I first met Brian when he came to headline in Westport after his inaugural season hosting American Idol with Ryan Seacrest.
The Westport Daily Voice
Westport Woman Helps Mark Charity Milestone At NYSE Closing Bell
Westport resident Johanna Rossi joins Smile Train CEO Susannah Schaefer, staff and supporters at the New York Stock Exchange on Tuesday.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
'Solos' exhibit on display at Westport Art Center
Westporter Lawrence McGarvey's painting "End," is on exhibit at the Westport Arts Center.
Westport Country Playhouse to Open 2014 Season with a Song at Twilight, 4/29-5/17
Westport Country Playhouse will open its 2014 Season with Nol Coward 's witty and poignant tale, "A Song at Twilight," directed by Playhouse artistic director Mark Lamos , April 29 - May 17, a co-production with Hartford Stage where it ran earlier this year.