Yearly Archive for 2010

: 2010

In Westport, tour Homes for the Holiday

The Westport Historical Society’s annual Holiday House Tour and Twilight Soirée benefits will sparkle across town Sunday. The event, which takes place regardless of the weather, is a room-by-room,
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Weston schools chief leaving for new job

Weston Superintendent of Schools Jerome R. Belair has notified the Board of Education that he is resigning effective Feb. 4, 2011, and thereafter assuming the superintendent’s position in Waterford.
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Staples soccer defeats Warde 2-1 for FCIAC title

Staples boys soccer won their third consecutive FCIAC championship Wednesday night with a 2-1 thrilling victory over Fairfield Warde. Fresh off their win in the semifinals over Wilton, Monday, the
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Shining ‘Redlight’ on human trafficking

Westport, a community known for its high level of civic activity and for fostering dialogue on critical human rights issues around the globe, will be the scene of the Connecticut premiere of Redlight,
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Good will harvested at farmers market

Next Sunday, you can combine good food with good will. The Sunday Farmer’s Market at Saugatuck Congregational Church is getting ready for its final day of the season and, as they have each week, the
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Westport Participates in CT Restaurant Week

Beginning on Monday, October 4, through Saturday, October 10, the Connecticut Restaurant Association and Sysco Connecticut will be sponsoring the third Annual Connecticut Restaurant Week. There are
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Free Thursday Financial Seminars

Four free seminars titled “Taking Charge of Your Wealth” will be offered at the Westport Center for Senior Activities on Thursdays, Sept. 30, Oct. 7, 14, and 21 from 5 – 6:30 p.m. The series of
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Things To Do This Weekend

The start of fall brings some activities rich in local heritage. Plus, the third annual Westport’s Blues Views & BBQ Festival promises to be smokin’ hot! Here are our picks for this weekend. Jennifer
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Vote: Should hunting be allowed to control the Westport deer population?

Westport RTM committees are beginning a review of ways to control the local deer population, which could include hunting. The debate pits those who want deer herds curbed because of the disease and
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Westport News’ guest of the day

We always have an open door to the community here at the Westport News and, because it’s such a beautiful day, we literally left our door open to let in some fresh fall air. We also got a new guest
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