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Weather updates for Fairfield County Connecticut

They call it ‘Nemo,’ but why?

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You may have noticed by now that the snowstorm headed our way is named Nemo. Perhaps when you saw that, you thought, “That’s weird, it’s not a hurricane. And when were storms A-M?” Well last year, the Weather Channel decided it was going to start naming winter storms, mainly, the Weather Channel says, because it […] [Read More]
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Schools close in anticipation of blizzard

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A great many schools and colleges in southwestern Connecticut have already announced Friday closings or early dismissals. For a complete list, which is being updated throughout the night, visit our school closings page. [Read More]
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Bridgeport mayor declares snow emergency

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Bridgeport Mayor Bill Finch has declared a snow emergency in the city beginning Friday at 5 p.m. What does this mean? *Residents have to move cars off posted snow emergency streets. A list of snow streets can be found on the city’s website. Any cars left on snow emergency streets after the ban goes into […] [Read More]
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More high school sports schedule changes

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More changes to high school sports schedules because of the looming winter storm Friday: The FCIAC announced in a statement the postponements of its wrestling and gymnastics championships, originally scheduled for this weekend. The conference’s wrestling tournament, which was supposed to begin Friday and run through Saturday, will now be held on Sunday at New […] [Read More]
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Metro-North changes Friday schedule; Amtrak cancellations

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Metro-North will provide extra trains during the afternoon on Friday for customers returning home early before the snowstorm kicks into high gear. As a result, there will be fewer trains during the evening peak. The railroad says the likelihood of cancellations will increase throughout Friday evening. To view the revised schedule, click here to visit […] [Read More]
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New Canaan town offices closed Friday

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New Canaan First Selectman Rob Mallozzi issued an alert that all town offices will be closed on Friday. Non-essential staff also do not need to report to work. [Read More]
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Possibly historic blizzard to strike northeast Friday evening

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The northeastern United States is going to get hit again by severe weather. [Read More]
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High school sports schedule changes, updated

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Here’s an update on how the looming snow storm is affecting high school sports schedules: Due to the impending snowstorm, the FCIAC announced in a statement the postponements of its wrestling and gymnastics championships, originally scheduled for this weekend. The conference’s wrestling tournament, which was supposed to begin Friday and run through Saturday, will now […] [Read More]
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Sports schedule rearranged

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The Darien at Norwalk boys basketball game, originally scheduled for Friday at 7 p.m., has been moved up to tonight (Thursday) at 7 p.m. The FCIAC wrestling championships, originally scheduled for Friday at 4:30 p.m. at New Canaan High School, have been moved to Sunday at 1 p.m. The FCIAC gymnastics championships, originally scheduled for […] [Read More]
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Hospitals prep for storm

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Hospitals throughout the region have already begun gearing up for the predicted weekend storm, taking such measures as stocking up on medications, oxygen for patients, fuel for generators and food to last throughout the weekend. At St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Bridgeport, a major concern is making sure employees can get to and from work, […] [Read More]
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