UN Assistant Secretary-General for Field Support to speak at Y’s Mens event

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Anthony Banbury, Westport resident and United Nations Assistant Secretary-General for Field Support, will speak on his recent experience as head of the UN’s Mission for Ebola Emergency Response and other UN-related activities in the world’s troubled regions on April 30. Banbury will be the featured speaker at the meeting of the Y’s Men of Westport/Weston. […] [Read More]
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Nominations sought for community service award

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The Westport Youth Commission is seeking nominations for the annual James S. Bacharach Service to the Community Award, according to Barbara Butler, the town’s Human Services director. “All qualified high school seniors from Westport are eligible for this award,” said Butler.  “This honor, given to one or more high school seniors from Westport, recognizes their […] [Read More]
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Police Department changes window hours for records room

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Effective Monday, the window hours for the Westport Police Department records room, including those for railroad parking, will change to Monday through Friday between the hours of  10 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. Records Room personnel will still available by telephone Monday through Friday, except holidays, between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. “The change in window hours […] [Read More]
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Town’s annual Community Shred Day is May 9th

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The town will hold its 7th annual Community Shred Day on Saturday, May 9, at the Westport/Weston Health District at 180 Bayberry Lane, according to First Selectman Jim Marpe. The event will run from 9 a.m. to noon. Residents can shred up to eight paper bags (bags recycle too), or three boxes (12 inches by 18 inches), […] [Read More]
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Historic District Commission hosts info session on tax credits

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The Historic District Commission will hold a public informational meeting April 25 at 10 a.m. on the Connecticut Historic Homes Rehabilitation Tax Credit Program, according to Francis Henkels, chairman of the Historic District Commission The purpose of the meeting is to introduce Julie Carmelich, historian from the Connecticut State Historic Preservation Office (SHPO), a division of the […] [Read More]
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Longshore Golf Course opens Friday, weather permitting

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The Longshore Golf Course will open this Friday, April 10, at 8 a.m., weather permitting, according to Stuart McCarthy, Parks and Recreation director. Advance tee times for this Friday, Saturday and Sunday will be available online only @ www.longshoregolf.com beginning Wednesday at 12 noon.   [Read More]
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Mini Maker Faire takes place April 25 at the Westport Library

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The fourth annual Mini Maker Faire will take place Saturday, April 25, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Westport Library and on Jesup Green. The event, which showcases invention, creativity and resourcefulness in the celebration of the maker mindset, is free and open to the public. The Westport Mini Maker Faire is the […] [Read More]
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Money management talks planned at Westport Library

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Three talks on money management will be held at the Westport Library during the week beginning April 20. The programs, which will be held in the Library’s McManus Room, are free and open to the public. Securing a business loan is the topic on April 21 at noon. Partrick Lorent and Buck Harris will discuss […] [Read More]
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