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  1. Boil water order in Westport, NYRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | WCAX-TV Burlington

    A federal court jury is considering the case of a Vermont man accused of committing war crimes in his native Bosnia 21 years ago and then lying to U.S. immigration authorities about his actions. A federal court jury is considering the case of a Vermont man accused of committing war crimes in his native Bosnia 21 years ago and then lying to U.S. immigration authorities about his actions.

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  2. Boil Water Advisory Issued For a Section of Westport, NYRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | WVNY

    A boil water advisory has been issued for the Wadhams Water District in Westport Friday. Officials say until further notice, boil the water first before drinking it.

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  3. John S. DeSoutoRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... God Church. In addition to his former wife of Somerset, he is survived by his sons: John DeSouto (wife Janice) of Westport and Daniel DeSouto (wife Jean) of Swansea, 2 grandsons: Jason DeSouto (wife Melissa) & Justin DeSouto (wife Brenda) of ...

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  4. Westporter charged in NY with bilking more than $600K from legal clientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Westport News

    Stephen R. Krawitz of Ludlow Road has been charged with stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars in settlements owed to clients of his New York City personal-injury law firm. A Westport man with a personal-injury law practice in New York City has been indicted on charges that he stole hundreds of thousands of dollars from more than a dozen of his firm's clients, including a man who died of cancer before collecting money he was owed and an injured 96-year-old woman.

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  5. Westport man participated in key Revolutionary War victoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Joseph Allen of Westport was not a Minuteman - what we called the local militia in the Revolutionary War because they turned out for duty at a moment's notice. No, Allen was a professional, long-term soldier in the Continental Army during the American Revolution, serving in the 7th Massachusetts Regiment of volunteers raised as part of a state levee for service with the federal army.

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    Nov 25, 2014 | Westport News

    Thirteen Westport merchants have pledged at least 10 percent of their sales on Sunday, Dec. 14, to one of three nonprofits in the region as part of a charity event. Participating merchants have pledged 10 percent or more of their Dec. 14 receipts to either White Plains, N.Y.-based Autism Speaks, which funds autism research and awareness programs; Fairfield-based CT Block Party, which awards grants to young people to fund charitable work; or to the Resiliency Center of Newtown, which promotes long-term healing of people affected by the December 2012 mass shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School.

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  7. Central Lake Champlain destination master planning process comes to lifeRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2014 | Denton Publications

    Outside interest is growing in the Central Champlain Valley, agreed a group of stakeholders who met at the Whallonsburg Grange Hall on Wednesday, Nov. 19. Four towns in the Champlain Valley - Chesterfield, Essex, Westport and Willsboro - have been bound together by ROOST, the agency that manages tourism assets in Essex County, into something called the Central Lake Champlain Valley TDA, one of 13 across the central and eastern Adirondack Park. With ROOST's hand on the tiller, their task is to create a Destination Master Plan , a blueprint for how to achieve their goals.

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  8. Essex County horse rescuers honoredRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | Times of Ti

    ... the equines were placed in foster farms and nursed back to health by Crane Mountain Valley Horse Rescue in Westport and veterinarian Dr. Diane Dodd. The farm's proprietor, Shelley Wing, was found guilty of failure to provide necessary sustenance to ...

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  9. Blue Bombers playoffs | Boys' soccerRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2014 | Denton Publications

    ... ith six saves. Lake Placid finished the year 9-7 overall, third in Division II behind Chazy and Elizabethtown-Lewis/Westport while taking home the honor of Section VII Class C champions.

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  10. One To Watch: Kennedy Knapic's Children's Hunter Plays Maclay Final MountRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Chronicle of the Horse

    ... just trying to will every inch of him forward!" Knapic rides with James Benedetto of Stonyhill Equestrian Center in Westport, N.Y., and he credits her relationship with Marlon, who she has owned since 2011, and her work ethic for making the ...

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  11. Out of the Woods: In 'League' with the public interest: Westport LWV plays pivotal roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2014 | Westport News

    Invariably, when elections roll around in Westport, I think back to the good old days when I moved here in 1968 and held my first interview with a local public official. It was with Julie Belaga , one of our town's most famous Republicans, who has served all of us well during her entire political career.

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  12. Moriah man king of local truck pull circuitRead the original story

    Oct 17, 2014 | The Eagle

    ... "I was hooked and have been for the past 20 years," Cheney said. "It started when I was 18 and my first pull was in Westport (Essex County Fair). I took third place and that was it." Cheney said the first pulls were at the local fairs, teaming with ...

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  13. FUNraiser Sunday Brunch | Westport ColumnRead the original story

    Oct 15, 2014 | Valley News

    ... the library, thanks to our generous hosts at Dogwood. Derinda Sherman and Pat French, who've been helping lead the Westport Bicentennial Committee, have asked me to pass along the committee's thanks to Chazy-Westport Communications for letting them ...

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  14. Database of academic performances by Upstate's female and male studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Business Journal

    ... was a functioning public high school within the district as of June 2013. (Gender breakdowns are unavailable for Westport, as well as two recently merged districts, Central Valley and Oppenheim-Ephratah-Saint Johnsville.) A student must complete ...

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  15. Uptown, DowntownRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | New York Sun

    ... for many years with co-op galleries, this is Lewis's first solo show at Betty Cunningham. In 'Winslow Park, Westport,' 2010-2014, a telephone pole in middle ground provides a strong vertical axis, anchoring a suburban street scene composition. Wires ...

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  16. Film on 1900s garment industry to be screened tonight in WestportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2014 | Westport News

    Firefighters spray a stream on water on the Traingle Shirtwaiste facotory during a March 1911 fire that killed nearly 150 people.The garment district blaze was one of the nation's worst workplace disasters. Photo: Westport News/Contributed Photo A free screening of a documentary film about troubles in New York City's garment industry in the early 1900s is planned Saturday at the Unitarian Church in Westport.

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  17. Stephen M. Lessler, 92, Worked At Ed Mitchell's Of WestportRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | The Westport Daily Voice

    ... worked at Rodney's Men Store in Bridgeport at the start of his career and at Nadelson's and at Ed Mitchell's of Westport at the end of his career. He served in the U.S. Coast Guard during World War II. He was a founding and lifelong member of ...

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  18. Woman Accused of Giving 15-Year-Old MarihuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 16, 2014 | WVNY

    A New York woman is accused of giving a 15-year-old boy marihuana on two separate occasions at a residence on County Route 8 in Westport, N.Y. New York State Police arrested and charged Victoria Sawyer, 19, of Lake Placid, N.Y., with two counts of 2nd degree criminal sale of marihuana and two counts of endangering the welfare of a child. Sawyer was arraigned as was released.

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  19. Reflecting on Sept. 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | Westport News

    The sun sets over the memorial to state victims of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks at Sherwood Island State Park in Westport.

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    Sep 13, 2014 | Westport News

    The sun sets over the memorial to state victims of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks at Sherwood Island State Park in Westport.

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