Westport Resources Newswire (Page 11)

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  1. Retired military dogs find new purpose in US meth warsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2015 | Cybercast News Service

    Five retired military dogs that spent years working in war zones are putting their noses to new uses by helping police in the U.S. combat methamphetamine and other drugs. The dogs are being deployed to departments in Indiana, Texas, Tennessee, Nebraska and Georgia as part of a venture that organizers say gives police a resource they couldn't otherwise afford and provides the dogs a new mission.

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  2. Retired military dogs find new purpose in US meth warsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | WLFI-TV West Lafayette

    Five retired military dogs that spent years working in war zones are putting their noses to new uses by helping police in the U.S. combat methamphetamine and other drugs. The dogs are being deployed to departments in Indiana, Texas, Tennessee, Nebraska and Georgia as part of a venture that organizers say gives police a resource they couldn't otherwise afford and provides the dogs a new mission.

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  3. Military dogs go from battle zones to U.S. meth warsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | CBS News

    Five retired military dogs that spent years working in war zones are putting their noses to new uses by helping police in the U.S. combat methamphetamine and other drugs. The dogs are being deployed to departments in Indiana, Texas, Tennessee, Nebraska and Georgia as part of a venture that organizers say gives police a resource they couldn't otherwise afford and provides the dogs a new mission.

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  4. Former military dogs trained in Alabama to sniff out methRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Alabama Live

    In this photo taken May 29, 2015, Lawrence Police Department Officer Matthew Hickey, along with his dog Axel, walk the halls at a school in Indianapolis. Axel, a 5-year-old German shepherd that spent three years in Afghanistan as a search and narcotics dog, will spend the rest of his working career in Indianapolis, where he's been assigned to the Lawrence Township School District police force.

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  5. The next a newa Hamptons that many vacationers overlookRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | New York Post

    Agent: Mark Pruner, Douglas Elliman, 203-969-7900 Connecticut's historic, colonial coast may be an almost equidistant drive from Manhattan as the Hamptons, Catskills or the Jersey Shore, but few New Yorkers consider the area when looking to buy a vacation property. Rather, Connecticut is far better known for its string of affluent bedroom communities just over the New York border, such as Greenwich and Westport, which primarily lure wealthy commuters.

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  6. Blog: Westport Rivers RieslingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Last weekend Paul Goodchild, winemaker at the Westport Rivers Winery, joined our tasting group and proudly produced a bottle of the Westport Rivers Riesling 2013 which he said was showing very well. And it was.

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  7. Details of Wild Police Pursuit Through Five TownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 28, 2015 | Patch.com

    Editor's note: We previously ran this story, but are running it again in case you missed it during the week. The incident started after concerned citizens called State Police to report an erratic driver on I-95 southbound near exit 18 in Westport, according to state police.

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  8. Bridgeport at center of storm over trade agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 | Connecticut Post

    Even with congressional approval of the latest trade package, Bridgeport remains Ground Zero in an ongoing battle on whether such agreements create industrial wastelands or offer hope for their renewal. The Senate may have passed the controversial global trade package last week, but that didn't end the debate that's been raging in Bridgeport over trade agreements' effect on the local economy.

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  9. Fairfielder named to Make-a-Wish boardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 | Fairfield Citizen-News

    Thomas Speight of Fairfield has been named to the Board of Directors of the Make-a-Wish Foundation of Connecticut. Photo: Contributed Photo / Contributed Photo Thomas Speight , of Fairfield, has been named to the Board of Directors of the Make-a- Wish Foundation of Connecticut .

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  10. Letter: Thanks for making Duck Race a quacking good timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2015 | Westport News

    ... tport, Our Town Crier, RHF Company, Summer Street Advisors, Westport Fire Department , Westport Library , Westport Resources and Whole Foods.

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  11. Area artists featured in Summer Exhibition at Lionheart GalleryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Patch.com

    Announcing a summertime lineup that includes some of the hottest contemporary artists, Susan Grissom, director of the Lionheart Gallery at 27 Westchester Avenue in Pound Ridge, New York, said that the Gallery's group exhibition will open on July 5 through September 27, 2015.

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  12. Cops: Pair Caught Shoplifting From High-End StoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | CTNow.com

    Two New York residents were arrested Thursday evening after police said they were caught shoplifting from from a high-end Post Road store. Westport police responded to Anthropologie at 7:10 p.m. for a report of a man and a woman running from the store with stolen merchandise.

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  13. Westport Native Called 'Shishito-Pepper Baron of New York'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Westport Now

    A New York City food website, grubstreet.com, has dubbed Westport native Noah Robbins, 27, the "Shishito-Pepper Baron of New York." The son of Westporters Jody and Peter Robbins, he began growing the snacking pepper "on a hunch," according to the website,."

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  14. Vincent Cross in Europe, 5 July-21 Aug. 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | The Bluegrass Ireland Blog

    Vincent Cross , the Irish bluegrass scene's resident envoy in New York, sends his latest e-newsletter , looking forward to his extensive seven-week tour in Europe from early next month. Vincent writes: This summer I embark on my first European tour in many years, and I'm extrememly excited.

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  15. Christiansen Celebrated With Posthumous ExhibitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | The Newtown Bee

    SCAN members and Walnut Tree Community representatives - from left, Kristine Humber, Steve Tanenbaum, AJ Picard, Ruth Newquist, Gail Davis, Teresa Caputo, Lisa Willvonseder-Greto and Bambi Engelman - flank an acrylic painting by the late Betty Christensen. More than 25 of Mrs Christensen's works are on view at Newtown Municipal Center weekdays through July 31. More than 25 paintings by the late Elizabeth "Betty" Christensen are on display at Newtown Municipal Center through July 31 during the center's regular hour.

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  16. Westport Country Playhouse to Stage World Premiere of A.R. Gurney's LOVE & MONEY This SummerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Westport Country Playhouse will stage the world premiere previews of A. R. Gurney 's "Love & Money," a new comedy exploring the trials of class, family, legacy, and race, directed by Mark Lamos , from July 21 through August 8. A co-production with New York's Tony Award-winning Signature Theatre , it will officially open there in late August. "I'm thrilled to continue the tradition of new work that has been a staple of nearly every Playhouse season for many years--and in fact was one of the main reasons the theater was founded 85 years ago: to develop and explore new plays and musicals by living writers," said Lamos.

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  17. Paper or plastic? Lawmakers want to scrap the latterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 24, 2015 | Nashoba Publishing Online

    Rep. Tim Madden, a Nantucket Democrat, wants to export to the rest of the state a longstanding policy on his island community: a ban on single-use plastic bags. Other Democrats testifying before the Committee on the Environment, Natural Resources and Agriculture on Tuesday also support efforts to tamp down on what Rep. Lori Ehrlich called "urban tumbleweed."

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  18. Lionheart Gallery Launches Group Exhibition for Summer with July 5 OpeningRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2015 | PR Log

    PRLog - June 23, 2015 - NEW CANAAN, Conn. -- Announcing a summertime lineup that includes some of the hottest contemporary artists, Susan Grissom, director of the Lionheart Gallery at 27 Westchester Avenue in Pound Ridge, New York, said that the Gallery's group exhibition will open on July 5 through September 27, 2015.

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  19. Mark Graham Directs Westport Community Theatre's 'Nine'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2015 | The Westport Daily Voice

    WESTPORT, Conn. Mark Graham, director of over 100 plays and musicals, is at the helm of the Westport Community Theatre's current production, "Nine," a musical.

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  20. Police in Pursuit of Wanted VehicleRead the original story

    Jun 23, 2015 | Westport Now

    UPDATE A 40-minute police chase involving Westport and five other Fairfield County communities - which caused at least two minor accidents in Westport - ended in Trumbull today with arrest of the suspect. Westport police pursued the New York-registered vehicle as it entered town on Post Road West, looped through Westport's center, and then headed toward Compo Beach.

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