facebook

Breaking News from Westport CT

Find the latest Westport CT News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.

Westport First Selectman Issues Thanksgiving Message

From the Town of Westport:As residents of Westport, we are truly grateful for our prosperity, freedoms and the many resources available to us. We are also aware that there are those among us who require additional care and concern. Therefore, we should take to heart the wise words of Theodore Roosev

PATCH - 2017-11-22 19:23:15

Westport woman charged with assault, twice

WESTPORT- A town resident was charged twice with third-degree assault after allegedly dragging a man and assaulting him in two separate instances. At around 5:30 p.m. Nov. 18, officers were dispatched to an undisclosed Westport address on a report a man had fallen in the garage. Upon arrival, office

WESTPORT NEWS

Westport Woman Arrested Twice In 3 Days: PD

WESTPORT, CT - A Westport woman was arrested twice in three days after she assaulted a man and then violated a protective order, according to police. Officers responded to an address on Nov. 18 around 5:30 p.m. on a report of a man who had fallen in the garage. Officers learned that the man had been

PATCH

Police Chief Disciplined In Suicide Case, Subject Of Complaints

REDDING, CT - It is just before 2 a.m., the morning of April 5, 2014, and officers from the Redding Police Department are responding to a call of an overturned car on Umpawaug Road near Wayside Lane. Just off the road, in a leaf and dirt covered area, they find a Mercedes SUV one its roof. The drive

PATCH - 2017-11-22 22:12:44

Man Found Stabbed In Norwalk Home: Police

NORWALK, CT - A man was found suffering from stab wounds at a Norwalk home early Thursday morning and police say the suspect fled the scene. Police responded to the home on Midwood Road around 1:07 a.m. for a report of an assault. Officers found a man in the residence suffering from serious stab wo

PATCH - 2017-11-23 17:55:30

Warde entrepreneurs sell blankets for class

FAIRFIELD - Fairfield Warde High School senior Ted Orben created his first business in middle school. "When I was in seventh grade I started my own hat company and bracelet company. Just selling random things to people," said Orben, now 18. "Now going into college I'm looking into bigger things than

FAIRFIELDCITIZENONLINE.COM - 2017-11-24 05:13:21

A buildable lot with a view

Updated 5:44 pm, Thursday, November 23, 2017 NORWALK - Shorefront property is a hot commodity in Fairfield County. But with limited supply and high demand comes a high price point for the best views. A 0.14 acre lot with no restrictions in Norwalk's Shorefront Park community has hit the market for

GREENWICHTIME - 2017-11-23 22:54:59

Shopping gets local push on Saturday

FAIRFIELD - After Black Friday is done, residents are urged to spend Saturday shopping locally as part of Small Business Saturday. And in Fairfield, that local shopping can truly be localized at places like the gift shop at the Fairfield Museum and History Center, where purchases can include books a

FAIRFIELDCITIZENONLINE.COM - 2017-11-24 05:13:16

Claremore woman named CASA Volunteer of the Month

Every month, Child Advocates of Northeast Oklahoma (CANO) spotlights one of its volunteers. CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) volunteers are appointed by judges to advocate for abused and neglected children who are involved in dependency court cases. This month's CASA Volunteer of the Month i

CLAREMORE PROGRESS

Claremore Woman Creates Nonprofit To Help Combat Addiction After Daughter's Death

The epidemic of painkiller addiction in Oklahoma touches so many families, including a Claremore woman whose daughter died from her addiction. After her daughter's death, she turned her pain into a purpose. Of course, when a parent raises a child, they never dream they'll grow up to become addicted

NEWS ON 6

Sword used in Claremore homicide, suspects in custody

A suspect is in custody after Claremore's second homicide of the year. A call asking for a welfare check led Claremore Police Department to find the victim, 51-year old Mark McKinney, in his residence on the 500 block of North Dorothy on Sunday. Hours later a suspect was in custody. "Claremore Polic

CLAREMORE PROGRESS

Driver caught on camera hitting vehicles, running car off road on Highway 75 in Owasso

OWASSO, Okla. - A driver on Highway 75 was caught on camera running another car off the road while leaving Owasso on Wednesday. One witness told FOX23 he saw the driver continue down the highway after hitting at least three vehicles. Driver caught on camera hitting vehicles, running car off road on.

KOKI FOX 23 - 2017-11-23 23:00:03

Verdigris Cheer takes first, twice

The fourth grade Verdigris Cheer Squad has a lot to be proud of. This season the squad entered two competitions and took home first place both times. Coaches Sandra Hutchcraft and Kimberly Seabolt said the squad took first place in freestyle in the Cheer for a Cure competition. They earned first in

CLAREMORE PROGRESS - 2017-11-23 12:00:00

Ribbon-cutting at Lavish Hair Studio

Claremore Chamber ambassadors converged on Lavish Hair Studio recently to commemorate the new business's opening with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. Claremore Chamber ambassadors converged on Lavish Hair Studio recently to commemorate the new business's opening with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. Lavish Hai

CLAREMORE PROGRESS - 2017-11-22 20:14:00

RCSO Hands Out Fliers Warning Of Phone Scam

Scammers are trying to get money out of people in Rogers County with a phone scam. The Rogers County Sheriff's Office says the scam has gotten so bad they're passing out fliers to people face to face so they don't fall for these kinds of calls. Rogers County deputies are stopping people outside a bu

NEWS ON 6 - 2017-11-23 01:45:00

RSU Holiday Art Sale to Benefit Students

Holiday shoppers can find unique and interesting gifts at a special exhibition and sale of art by Rogers State University students and faculty members. The Holiday Art Sale will be held Nov. 29 to Dec. 6 in the Foundations Gallery in Baird Hall, on the RSU campus in Claremore. Organizers say the art

CLAREMORE PROGRESS

Woman killed in two-vehicle crash

A Silva woman (formerly of Fredericktown) was killed and three people were injured in a two-vehicle crash, Nov. 17 on Highway 72 in Cape Girardeau County. According to a Missouri State Highway Patrol report, the accident occurred at 6:15 p.m., Friday, two tenths of a mile west of Cape Girardeau Coun

DAILY JOURNAL

Crowds gather for big sales

As many people were still enjoying turkey with all the trimmings shoppers began lining up at stores in Farmington like JCPenney and Walmart to take advantage of "Black Friday" sales. The aisles were filled with stacks of merchandise surrounded by customers waiting for the workers to open the package

DAILY JOURNAL - 2017-11-24 02:00:00

A 'Giving Thanks Classic' weekend

Chris Morrison State Farm Agency's second annual "Giving Thanks Classic" will be taking place Friday and Saturday in the Bob Sechrest Field House on the Mineral Area College campus, with all proceeds from the basketball games going to a local training program for people with autism. "The event start

DAILY JOURNAL - 2017-11-24 00:45:00

Santa Claus is coming to town

In just ten days, the court house square will be turned into a Christmas wonderland for the Madison County Miracles on Main Street event. The four main streets around the Courthouse Square will be filled with crafts, vendors and activities for all, from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m., Dec. 2. Many activities ha

DAILY JOURNAL