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  1. Lena (Verna) Lipira, 94, Of WestportRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Westport Daily Voice

    Born in Bridgeport and raised in Ridgefield, Connecticut, she was the daughter of the late Mario and Eugenia Verna. She was a retired executive secretary.

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  2. Bridgeport Woman Faces Drunken Driving Charges In WestportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Westport Daily Voice

    A 51-year-old Bridgeport woman was arrested on drunken-driving charges after veering of the double yellow lines several times, Westport police said. An officer on patrol on the Post Road East at 2:30 a.m. Sunday, June 28, saw the car crossing the double yellow lines on several occasions, police said.

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  3. Bridgeport Woman Charged In Westport Hit-And-Run CrashesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | The Westport Daily Voice

    A 23-year-old Bridgeport woman accused of striking two vehicles from behind in Westport and trying to flee was arrested after being boxed in by a delivery truck, police said. The woman is charged with hitting two vehicles from behind and fleeing the area on Riverside Avenue near Bridge Street on June 22, police said.

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  4. Police Marine Unit Pulls Body Of Man From Bridgeport HarborRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | The Westport Daily Voice

    The Bridgeport Police Marine Unit recovered a body of an adult man off the shore of Bridgeport Harbor on Friday morning, police said. Police had not released the man's identity as of Friday afternoon.

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  5. 12-Year-Old Forms Team For Walk To End Alzheimer's In Fairfield CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | The Westport Daily Voice

    NORWALK, Conn. When his grandmother started showing early signs of Alzheimer's, 12-year-old Max Rosenberg knew he wanted to do something to help.

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  6. 100+ Women Who Care Meet At Westport's 323 Restaurant And BarRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | The Westport Daily Voice

    The group's most recent recipient of money was Caroline House, a Bridgeport-based organization that empowers women and children to meet their potential through education in English language and life skills. It received $8,200 at the group's inaugural meeting March 10. "The donation from 100+ Women Who Care seems like a gift dropped down from heaven."

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  7. For Norwalk Filmmaker, Fairfield County Is Where The Action IsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | The Westport Daily Voice

    Woody Allen may be forever tied to Manhattan and Ben Affleck to Boston, but budding filmmaker Alex Morsanutto is set on making Fairfield County his signature locale. The Norwalk native already did one movie here: the 19-minute "Little Lion," filmed in Norwalk and Bridgeport last year .

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  8. Blumenthal, Finch Call For Tighter Gun Controls In Visit To Shooting SceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | The Westport Daily Voice

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. The day after a deadly shooting left one man dead and eight other people injured, Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch and U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal discussed strategies to strengthen state and federal gun laws to help keep illegal weapons off city streets in a visit Friday to the crime scene. 3 comments

  9. Westport Leaders To Be Dunked For Charity At Duck Race, Fun RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 12 | The Westport Daily Voice

    The Westport Sunrise Rotary's seventh annual Great Duck Race will give residents a chance to show the town's leaders they're all wet. Join the fun on the Jesup Green with bouncy castles, a rock climbing tower, activities for kids, food trucks, a Maker Space, and much, much more.

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  10. 9 Shot, 1 Killed In Shooting At Bridgeport's Trumbull GardensRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | The Westport Daily Voice

    Nine people were shot, and one of them was killed, in an overnight shooting at the Trumbull Gardens housing complex in Bridgeport, according to the Connecticut Post . Six men and three women were shot -- including an elderly woman who was hit by a stray bullet in her bathtub, NBC Connecticut reported .

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  11. Family Campers Get Up-Close View Of Bridgeport's Gathering Of The VibesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | The Westport Daily Voice

    Gathering of the Vibes, which commemorates 20 years this summer in Bridgeport, is known for its celebration of music and a way of life, and the prominent international acts it brings to Connecticut each summer. But many attendees look forward most to the festival's family camping.

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  12. Westport Firefighters Provide Coverage During Fairfield Warehouse BlazeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | The Westport Daily Voice

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. -- All on-duty Fairfield firefighters were called in to battle a blaze Tuesday night in multiple warehouses at the former site of Fairfield Lumber at the end of Thorpe Street, working past 10:45 p.m. to put out hot spots.

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  13. Margaret L. (Lane) Quinlan, 90, Of BridgeportRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | The Westport Daily Voice

    She attended local schools in Norwalk and graduated from Norwalk High School and Central Connecticut State University. She resided in Westport for more than 50 years before moving to the Watermark.

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  14. Westport Women's League Awards $10,000 Grant To Caroline HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | The Westport Daily Voice

    The Westport Young Women's League announced Caroline House, an education center specializing in helping young women and children in Bridgeport, was awarded the organization's $10,000 Super Grant. Caroline House has helped more than 1,400 women and children since the School Sisters of Notre Dame opened the center in 1995.

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  15. Metro-North Train Hits, Kills Man On Tracks Near Fairfield Metro StationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | The Westport Daily Voice

    Train passenger Fred Shepard sent this photo via Twitter of police on the train tracks just east of the Fairfield Metro station. Updated: FAIRFIELD, Conn.

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  16. Concours d'Caffeine Brings Together Classic Cars With A Cup Of CoffeeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | The Westport Daily Voice

    Westporter Paul Newman raced this 1992 Chevrolet Camaro in Sports Car Club of America Trans Am series in the early '90s. The Trumbull features a hood ornament with the Lusitania, as Isaac Trumbull was a passenger on the ill-fated ship.

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  17. Westport Police: Women Tried To Hide Shoplifted Items Inside OttomanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | The Westport Daily Voice

    Two women were arrested at a Home Goods store in Westport after police said they tried to steal merchandise by hiding it inside an ottoman. Shenice Green, 28, of Bridgeport, and Mierieke Blackwood, 28, of the Bronx, N.Y., were each charged with sixth-degree larceny and conspiracy to commit sixth-degree larceny.

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  18. Church Rector Shares Story Of Helping The Needy At Westport Sunrise RotaryRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2015 | The Westport Daily Voice

    St. John's Episcopal Church was established in 1707 as an Anglican congregation and moved to Bridgeport with the city's founding in 1801 - making it among the oldest congregations in Connecticut, and the oldest church in the city. Once once home to the city's most prominent families, St. John's now "is actively involved with the poor in our community," its rector, the Rev.

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  19. One Killed In Rollover On I-95 In Fairfield; Two Pulled From WreckageRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2015 | The Westport Daily Voice

    One person who was thrown from the car was killed and two others were pulled from the wreckage of an overnight rollover crash on northbound I-95 in Fairfield, according to the Fairfield Fire Department. AMR Ambulance was first to arrive at the scene and notified the Fire Department that two victims were trapped inside the vehicle and needed to be extricated, according to Assistant Fire Chief George Gomola.

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  20. Bridgeport Pair Charged In 2014 Westport Home BurglaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2015 | The Westport Daily Voice

    Westport police arrested two Bridgeport residents in connection with the burglary of a Riverfield Drive home last July in which a large amount of jewelry was taken. Edward Santos, 24, and Raisa Santos, 22, were each charged first-degree larceny and conspiracy to commit first-degree larceny.

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