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Westport Resident Wins Lottery Prize

WESTPORT, CT - A local resident won a lottery prize recently. According to Connecticut Lottery, Elyse Tessler, of Westport, won $20,000 on Oct. 16. Tessler won playing the 20X Cash 2nd Edition and purchased the lucky ticket at Merritt Country Store in Westport. WESTPORT, CT - A local resident won a

PATCH - 2017-10-19 13:00:00

Boughton: State's Endorsement Of Amazon Pitch A 'Kiss Of Death'

DANBURY, CT - A lack of support from Hartford has not stopped Mayor Mark Boughton from trying to bring Amazon's new North American headquarters to the Hat City. Danbury submitted an request for proposal (RFP) to the e-commerce giant in attempt to attract its HQ2 facility, despite Gov. Dannel Mallloy

PATCH - 2017-10-19 17:08:57

Planning and Zoning candidates face off at library

About 70 citizens attended the League of Women Voters debate for nine candidates for Planning and Zoning Commission Oct. 18 in Wilton Library's Brubeck Room, but many of them had a question that nobody was allowed to answer. Many members of the audience reportedly wanted to ask about the Age-Restric

WILTONBULLETIN.COM - 2017-10-19 16:50:34

153-acre estate up for auction

Published 4:54 pm, Thursday, October 19, 2017 WILTON - The 153-acre property at 144 Huckleberry Hill Lane could be the bargain of a lifetime for someone with $250,000 cash and a few million to spare. The property, known as the Quiet Lake Estate, lies two-thirds in Wilton and one-third in New Cana

GREENWICHTIME - 2017-10-19 21:33:00

Patriotic Massing of the Colors

Representatives from the Drum Hill Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution will join the Connecticut Daughters of the American Revolution at the 52nd annual Massing of the Colors on Saturday, Oct. 21, at 2, at the United Methodist Church, 165 South Avenue, New Canaan. It will be followed

WILTONBULLETIN.COM - 2017-10-19 15:30:04

The Kennedy Center to honor Schwartz

Trumbull-based The Kennedy Center will be honoring the agency's president and CEO at its Four Seasons Ball Crystal Gala on Nov. 4 at Rolling Hills Country Club, 333 Hurlbutt St., Wilton. Martin D. Schwartz, who is retiring in January 2018, will be honored for his more than 39 years of advocacy and l

WESTFAIRONLINE.COM - 2017-10-19 15:24:17

Call it the Halloween treat

The local foliage peak, which usually comes around the first week of October, was delayed by weather conditions including warmer and drier than normal days and nights, according to the Weather Center at Western Connecticut State University in Danbury. That means the peak of colors won't arrive until

WILTONBULLETIN.COM - 2017-10-19 14:00:54

Students raise more than $3K for hurricane relief

During Our Lady of Fatima School’s fifth annual Saints Walkathon on Friday, Oct. 13, students and staff walked a mile around the school and parish grounds to raise money to support hurricane relief efforts in the U.S. Virgin Islands. Ten percent of funds raised through the walk-a-thon will go toward

WILTONBULLETIN.COM - 2017-10-19 12:00:20

Flower show blooms at Old Town Hall

For two days last week, historic Old Town Hall was transformed into a floral fantasy as the Wilton Garden Club presented Art in Bloom Oct. 13-14, a show that combined art and flowers. Outdoors there were an autumnal display in the historic grotto garden, fairy gardens, garden crafts, and hanging dis

WILTONBULLETIN.COM - 2017-10-19 11:00:42

Easton couple buys Redding Roadhouse

Published 1:25 pm, Thursday, October 19, 2017 REDDING - The Redding Roadhouse will be back before the year is over. Easton couple Shawn and Erin Reilly will operate the popular restaurant and bar after her family purchased the property from longtime owners Kenneth and Sandra Wright. The 3.5-acre p

GREENWICHTIME - 2017-10-19 22:11:01

Wilton to Host Scarecrow Scavenger Hunt This Weekend

Wilton Chamber of Commerce, Trackside Teen Center, Wilton Parks and Recreation, and Wilton Department of Public Works are hosting a Scarecrow Scavenger Hunt this weekend. Enjoy the scarecrows made by Wilton residents, businesses, and organizations for the 2017 Scarecrow Fest while searching for item

PATCH - 2017-10-19 19:14:36

Meet Jumper! He is playful, handsome, affectionate and up for adoption in Wilton

Animals in Distress says, "TAKE ME HOME and I will love you ALWAYS!" The cute kitty you see here is Jumper. He has been waiting patiently for over a year for his forever home. Why? Animals in Distress says, "We don't know...he is handsome, friendly, affectionate and active!" Let's get this boy adopt

HAMLETHUB.COM - 2017-10-19 18:58:00

Wilton Police Log - DUI, larceny at the Y, car burglary

YMCA larceny An 83-year-old member of the Wilton YMCA reported his locker had been broken into and $200 cash was stolen from his wallet Oct. 10 between the hours of 2:26 and 4:10 p.m. No other items were reported missing and no other lockers were broken into. Anyone with information is asked to call

WILTONBULLETIN.COM - 2017-10-19 15:10:56

Wilton document shows love of town

There are at least 40 things to love about Wilton, one of them being the high ratings of the public schools, according to a promotional document now published on the town’s website. The first selectman’s office has released an interactive marketing piece called 40 Things We Love About Wilton to comp

WILTONBULLETIN.COM - 2017-10-19 14:55:33

Staples grad to compete in Collegiate Inventors Competition

WESTPORT - Clayton Andrews, like many other people, has trouble breathing through his nose. It's a common inconvenience in his family. "I have nasal obstruction, a bunch of people in family do, too. And I know a whole bunch of people who have tried devices or undergone surgery with mixed results," s

WESTPORT NEWS - 2017-10-20 04:07:53

Rose (DiMeo) Trozzi, 89, of Brookfield has died

She is survived by her husband of 59 years, Nicola, and their children: Guy Trozzi and his wife, Leona; Marie Diamond and her husband, Andrew; and Angela Dickover and her husband, Michael. Mrs. Trozzi is also survived by 4 grandchildren: Rose Diamond; Julian, Nathaniel and Isabelle Trozzi. In additi

HAMLETHUB.COM - 2017-10-20 01:57:00

King selects new head of school

STAMFORD - King School has selected a new head of school. Dr. Karen Eshoo will begin leading the Newfield Avenue school next July, replacing Tom Main who is leaving in June for the same role at Ridgefield Academy. Eshoo has been the head of school at Vistimar School in Los Angeles for the past six y

NORWALK HOUR - 2017-10-19 19:36:50

Zoning, school board candidates square off at League of Women Voters debate

WESTPORT - A debate Monday featured three of the town's biggest boards taking on the issues. The town's Plan of Conservation and Development (POCD), traffic and affordable housing were among the top issues the five candidates seeking to fill three positions on Planning and Zoning commission. The mo

WESTPORT NEWS - 2017-10-19 18:32:48

Brewery to host grand opening Oct. 28

Nod Hill Brewery will host a grand opening Saturday, Oct. 28, from noon to 9 p.m. The event will feature food from Hoodoo Brown BBQ. There will be seven beers available for tasting, and six for growler fills. Nod Hill Brewery is located at 137 Ethan Allen Highway. For more info, call 203-617-1191.

THERIDGEFIELDPRESS.COM - 2017-10-19 18:28:19

Town hosts deer hunt hearing Monday

The town will hold a public hearing on the 2017-18 controlled deer hunt Monday, Oct. 23. The hearing will convene in the large conference room at Town Hall at 7 p.m. The Board of Selectmen voted to hold the controlled hunt back in September. At the time, Selectman Barbara Manners cast the only diss

THERIDGEFIELDPRESS.COM - 2017-10-20 04:14:31