Land trust offers hike of Newman-Poses Preserve June 12

The late actor and philanthropist Paul Newman also enjoyed hiking the outdoors, donating a large parcel of land near where he lived in Westport to become an open space preserve bearing his name.

Opening of Longshore swimming pools delayed one week

The opening date for the Longshore swimming pools has been delayed a week and will open on Saturday, May 31, this year, according to Stuart McCarthy, Parks & Recreation director. He said the delay

Memorial Day parade begins at 9 a.m. Monday

The Memorial Day parade will begin at 9 a.m. Monday on Riverside Avenue at Saugatuck Elementary School and will end in Parker-Harding Plaza. Memorial services will follow immediately on the Town

Pedestrian tunnel at RR station to close temporarily

The eastern pedestrian tunnel at the Saugatuck Railroad Station (also known as the old pedestrian tunnel) will be temporarily closed starting at 9 a.m. on Friday, May 23, according to a press release

Coleytown teacher to speak at Baseball Hall of Fame

Paul Ferrante, a 7th grade language arts instructor at Coleytown Middle School, will speak at the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum in Cooperstown, N.Y. on Aug. 7 as part of the Hall of Fame’s

Baron’s South neighbors’ meeting postponed to June 2

Neighbors of Baron’s South who received invitations to an information session scheduled for Sunday, May 18, are hereby notified that the session has been postponed until Monday, June 2, at 7 p.m. at

Marpe appoints five new Tree Board members

 First Selectman, Jim Marpe has announced the appointment of five new individuals to the Westport Tree Board.  The members are:  Susan LeDonne (Chair), Ed Picard (Vice Chair), Peggy Sawyer

Milford man pleads guilty to embezzling from Westport company

 Deirdre M. Daly, United States Attorney for the District of Connecticut, announced that David Liptak, 49, of Milford, waived his right to indictment and pleaded guilty today before U.S. District