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  1. Dancing the Night AwayRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Westport Now

    About a dozen girls and moms from the National Charity League of Westport tonight joined the folks served by CLASP Homes, to dance the night away at their annual Spring Dinner Dance. They also brought homemade cupcakes and others scrumptious desserts It was a great chance for everyone to mix and mingle - one of many opportunities the young women from NCL have chosen to become involved with CLASP.

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  2. Sting AlongRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Westport Now

    Abstract artist Bill Jacklin , an "Englishman in New York" since 1985 who now lives in Westport, got together Tuesday night at Manhattan's Rizzoli Bookstore with legendary musician Sting, a fellow Englishman, at a packed launch party for Jacklin's new book,"Bill Jacklin in New York." Sting, who is an avid collector of Jacklin's work, wrote the foreword to the book.

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  3. Air Quality AlertRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Westport Now

    The Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection has issued an air quality alert for Westport and area from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. today.

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  4. Dems Nominate Rep. Steinberg for 4th TermRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Westport Now

    The Westport Democratic Town Committee tonight unanimously nominated state Rep. Jonathan Steinberg for a fourth, two-year term representing the 136th District. In November, he will square off against Republican Catherine Walsh, Planning and Zoning Commission chairwoman nominated by the Republican Town Committee last week.

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  5. Thundersotrm Moves Through the AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Westport Now

    A thunderstorm moved through the Westport area today. A few cloud to ground lightning strikes were observed with the passage of this storm, and brief heavy rainfall accompanied the activity as it traversed the area from northwest to southeast.

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  6. State Grant of $22M to Bridgewater Draws CriticismRead the original story

    Tuesday | Westport Now

    The State Bond Commission is expected to approve $22 million in financing Friday to help Westport-based hedge fund operator Bridgewater Associates expand operations in Westport, Wilton and Norwalk. That sparked criticism today from House Minority Leader Themis Klarides, R-Derby, who called the grant to the world's largest hedge fund "dubious," given the state's fiscal woes.

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  7. Out on a CallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Westport Now

    Westport police marine unit makes its way out of the Ned Dimes Marina at Compo Beach Monday night.

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  8. 25th Annual Hidden Garden Tour June 12Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 23 | Westport Now

    The Westport Historical Society's 25th annual Hidden Garden Tour is set for Sunday, June 12, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. It will feature "six spectacular, not-to-be-missed gardens" in Westport and in Fairfield in the Greenfield Hill and Southport sections, event planners said "Each garden has been carefully selected in honor of this 25th Anniversary of the Hidden Garden Tour," said Edward F. Gerber, event chairman.

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  9. Honored for Work With National Charity LeagueRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 22 | Westport Now

    Emily Rogers, a senior at Staples High School, was the leader in servicing the most philanthropy hours during her membership with the National Charity League, Inc.'s Westport chapter. The NCL mission is to foster the mother-daughter relationship in a philanthropic organization committed to community service, leadership development and cultural experiences.

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  10. Letter: PAL President Explains June 30 Fireworks DateRead the original story

    Sunday May 22 | Westport Now

    Fellow Westporters, I would like to clear up any confusion as to how the date of Thursday, June 30 was chosen for our fireworks display this year. There many considerations that must be taken into account.

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  11. Bloomin' StartRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 22 | Westport Now

    Riders in today's Bloomin' Metric Bicycle Tour set out from Sherwood Island State Park in Westport..

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  12. Saugatuck ViewRead the original story

    Sunday May 22 | Westport Now

    The article is garbage. the logic flow for a tax decrease is flawed. I'm paying more in taxes no matter how you do the math period.

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  13. Chabad Breaks GroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 22 | Westport Now

    Chabad of Westport, which serves Westport, Weston, Wilton and Norwalk, broke ground today on a 14,000-square foot addition to its existing property, formerly The Three Bears Restaurant at 79 Newtown Turnpike. The project also includes completely renovating the 6,000 square feet of existing space.

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  14. Over the BridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 22 | Westport Now

    Riders in today's Bloomin Metric Bicycle Tour make their way over I-95 at the start of the event which departed Sherwood Island State Park in Westport.

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  15. Out for Sunday RideRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 22 | Westport Now

    Several thousand bicyclists today participated in the 2016 Bloomin' Metric Bicycle Tour that started out from Sherwood Island State Park in Westport. Registrants had their choice of a 40-, 75-, or 100-kilometer course.

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  16. Police Warn About Sunday Bike TourRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | Westport Now

    Westport police today warned residents that the Bloomin' Metric Bicycle Tour will be in town on Sunday from 8 a.m to 2 p.m. "Please be aware there will be significant amount of bicyclist on the road throughout town," an advisory said. "Please use caution while traveling in Westport."

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  17. Arrest for Serial Assaults on Long Lots RoadRead the original story

    Friday May 20 | Westport Now

    Westport officers arrested a Bridgeport man for a series of assaults on Long Lots Road dating back to 2011, police said today. Jeremy Aquino, 23, was arrested on an active warrant Monday following a lengthy investigation dating back to October 2011 when he allegedly assaulted two victims on Long Lots Road, punching one in the face and slapping the other, Lt.

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  18. Suspect Nabbed After Telling Cops He Was LostRead the original story

    Friday May 20 | Westport Now

    If you are dodging an active warrant out for your arrest, it is probably not a good idea to ask police officers for directions. Godfrey King, 50, of Stamford learned that the hard way after he told assisting Westport officers on Charles Street Sunday that he was lost, police said today.

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  19. Historic Piano Debuts at Local Jazz ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | Westport Now

    An historic 1937 Steinway that was the house piano at the Village Gate in New York City for many years Thursday inaugurated the second year of live jazz at Restaurant 323, 323 Main St., produced by Richard Epstein and Ina Chadwick. Rabbi Greg Wall of Westport, artistic director and sax player, teamed up with Chris Coogan to play two sets of hot music to a full house.

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  20. Stephens Resigns at P&Z Chair; Walsh ElectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | Westport Now

    Chip Stephens tonight announced his resignation as chairman of the Westport Planning and Zoning Commission because he said he had taken on a new job that would require absences. P&Z Commission Chair Chip Stephens: remaining on the commission and will be staying in Westport "for the time being."

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