April is Autism Awareness Month in Westport

First Selectman Jim Marpe will proclaim April 2 Autism Awareness Day and the month of April  as Autism Awareness Month in Westport at a ceremony at Town Hall on April 2 at 2 p.m.  Marpe will be joined

Talk on “China Collectors” Thursday at the Westport Library

Authors Shareen Blari Brysac and Karl E. Meyer will speak about The China Collectors: America’s Century-Long Hunt for Asian Art Treasures Thursday, March 26 from 7 to 8 p.m. at the Westport Library.

“No animals at beaches” regulation begins April 1

Beginning April 1,  the “no animals at the beaches” regulation will be in effect, Stuart McCarthy, the town’s Parks & Recreation director said Monday. This includes Compo, Burying Hill and Old

“Writing Women’s Lives: The Art of the Memoir” presented Friday

“Writing Women’s Lives:  The Art of the Memoir” will be presented Friday at noon at the Westport Library by Marcelle Soviero and Catherine Onyemelukwe. Soviero is an author, award-winning essayist,

“Over 60” talk Thursday at Westport Historical Society

Women will be the topic of conversation  when Sherri Daley hosts a program inspired by “What We Talk About When We’re Over 60,” a book she co-authored with former college roommate, Linda Hughes. The

Registration for Parks and Recreation programs begins today

Online registration for spring and summer programs begins today, according to Stuart McCarthy, Parks and Recreation director. Walk in, fax and mailed registration, along with online, will then

Tree warden lists accomplishments

The town’s tree warden, Bruce Lindsay, recently updated First Selectman Jim Marpe and the Westport Tree Board on tree-related accomplishments during the past year. Lindsay reported that more than 100

Appointments still being taken for no cost, tax assistance program

Residents are reminded that the no cost, full service AARP/IRS Volunteer Tax Assistance Program, with special attention to seniors and low to moderate income households, is still available, Barbara