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The St. Barbara Greek Orthodox Church's 34th annual Odyssey Greek Festival runs Friday, Aug. 29, through Labor Day Monday, Sept.
Though only a handful of Westport parents and officials showed up at a public hearing in Norwalk today, their message to the Federal Transit Administration in Washington was a strong one: do not discontinue the Westport Transit District's after-school bus service for children.
Westport police arrested a suspect Tuesday in the 2011 armed robbery of the Merit Country Store thanks to a DNA match from the perpetrator's shirt and mask, police said.
"People do a lot of damage to each other with the best intentions," said Sir Alan Ayckbourn in 1991.
Blues rocker Anders Osborne will perform at the Blues, Views and BBQ Festival on Saturday, Aug. 30, 2014, from 6 to 7:30 p.m. It is his third time at the event, which features other artists, including the Spin Doctors, Rory Block and Coco Montoya Band.
Westport's Board of Education tonight unanimously approved asking the Board of Finance for $750,000 to equip key public school personnel with special radios for instant police communication in the event of a security breach or possible attack.
Alexis Robinson, 6, of Westport at the Fairfield Police Athletic League's Snapper Fishing Tourney at South Benson Marina Sunday morning.
The Federal Transit Administration in Washington, D.C. will now decide again whether the Westport Transit District can shuttle the town's children to after-school activities - as the bus company has for the past 30 years.
Brieana Kennedy and daughter Kaila, 9, walk to classes at Kings Highway Elementary School on the first day of classes for 2014-15 Monday morning.
For many, it's the saddest song of summer -- "It's the first day of school today ...," but Monday in Westport it was the cry heard 'round town as the public school district began classes for an estimated 5,700 students at the town's eight schools -- a full week before the Labor Day holiday.
With school starting today for Westport public school students, many flocked to the waterfront Sunday night for the last sunset of summer vacation.
The second day of a fundraiser for Al's Angels, the Westport-based charity, attracted crowds today to Saugatuck Sweets, 575 Riverside Ave. The goal was to raise $100,000 for children and families battling cancer, rare blood diseases, and financial hardship, according to Westporter Al DiGuido, head of Al's Angels and co-owner with Pete Romano of ... (more)
Matthew Greer reacts to Geneva Carr as Sarah Manton watches the interaction in a scene from iThings We Do for Love,i the latest production at the Westport Country Playhouse.
Sam Burmeister, 5 -- at Compo Beach on Saturday -- and his family just moved to Westport from California, and already they're feeling right at home.
Westport police arrested two bank robbery suspects Carmello Dekane, 30, and Jermaine Cowan, 35, both of New Haven after they fled the wrong way on the Merritt Parkway.
Updated: Wed Aug 27, 2014 01:20 am
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