Yearly Archive for 2011

: 2011

After Irene, IRS offers filing, claims help

Here’s some info from the Internal Revenue Service about the agency’s efforts to help taxpayers having problems in the wake of Tropical Storm Irene: • Under the federal disaster declaration, the

Little time, few new candidates for Westport RTM

Westport’s Representative Town Meeting may be non-partisan, but it also threatens to be pretty non-competitive in the Nov. 8 municipal election. Town Clerk Patricia Strauss, in announcing Tuesday that

Westport first selectman’s Friday update on Irene aftermath

Here’s an update on the status of post Irene power-restoration and cleanup operations in Westport, issued at midday Friday by the office of First Selectman Gordon Joseloff: Westport’s northwest sector

Be safe: Westport advisories on power, food and water

Westport officials have issued these advisories for people still coping with the impact of Tropical Storm Irene. • RESTORING ELECTRIC SERVICE If the electrical service at a home was disrupted by a

Metro-North RR restores service on main New Haven Line

Service on Metro-North Railroad’s New Haven Line — suspended since noontime Saturday because of Tropical Storm Irene — resumes its regular schedule Tuesday morning, according to an announcement from

Metro-North still off track Monday

All service on Metro-North Railroad — which was suspended as of noon Saturday in anticipation of Hurrican Irene — remains suspended all day today (Monday, Aug. 29). Metro-North reports there has been

Irene Index: Westport public-safety, info numbers

Here’s a listing of public-safety and information phone numbers and websites in Westport for use during Hurricane Irene: • Police, fire and medical emergencies: 911 • Emergency information/evacuation

Lessons in safety for new school year

It’s that time of year again, and Westport police want you to study up … on public-safety issues that relate to the new school year. In Westport, classes for the new academic year start Tuesday,

Westport Continuing Ed: Sign up now

Sign up now. Registration is being accepted for this fall’s slate of classes for Westport Continuing Education. The offerings include after-school programs for children in kindergarten through 12th

Preserving historic Westport: Nominations accepted

The Westport Historic District Commission is accepting nominations for the 2012 Preservation Awards that will be presented this fall. Nominations must be for properties located in Westport and have