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    3 hrs ago | Westport News

    A walking tour group pauses at the Minute Man Monument on Sunday to learn about the local militia -- paid tribute by the 105-year-old statue -- who fought British invaders during the Battle of Compo in April 1777. Photo: Jarret Liotta Kathleen Bennewitz, Westport's town art curator, shares information about the Minute Man Monument and its history with a walking tour Sunday, as First Selectman Jim Marpe and Russell Wirtalla of the Sons of the American Revolution look on.

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  2. Sentinel salute: Minute Man Monument's legacy celebratedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Westport News

    A walking tour group pauses at the Minute Man Monument on Sunday to learn about the local militia -- paid tribute by the 105-year-old statue -- who fought British invaders during the Battle of Compo in April 1777. Kathleen Bennewitz, Westport's town art curator, shares information about the Minute Man Monument and its history with a walking tour Sunday, as First Selectman Jim Marpe and Russell Wirtalla of the Sons of the American Revolution look on.

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  3. First Female in 5KRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Westport Now

    Westport resident, Kate Pfeffer, 36, was the first female finisher and third overall in the 5K race today at the 37t Annual Minute Man Race. Pfeffer, pictured with husband Russell and children, Caroline, 3 and Cecily, 9, months said the family moved from New York to nearby Roosevelt Road lat September.

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  4. Themis Klarides, from WWE ring girl to House minority leaderRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Norwalk Citizen News

    State House of Representatives Minority Leader Themis Klarides, R-114 of Derby, right, talks with fellow legislator Gail Lavielle, R-143, representing Norwalk, Westport, and Wilton, during the House's session on Wednesday, April 22, 2015. Photo: Brian A. Pounds State House of Representatives Minority Leader Themis Klarides, R-114 of Derby, right, consults with fellow legislator Vincent Candelora, R-86, during the House's session on Wednesday, April 22, 2015.

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  5. ICYMI: Westport Plastic Surgeon, Again, Disciplined by State Medical BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Westport plastic surgeon Joel Singer has been disciplined by the state Medical Board again, this time for telling a patient that another doctor would only observe rhinoplasty surgery on her, then letting that doctor take part in it, according to a report in the Westport News. Singer previously had been fined $29,000 for having rusty equipment and poor record-keeping.

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  6. In this Westport Home, Most Rooms Open to a Deck or PatioRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Patch.com

    This house at 6 Hidden Hill Rd. in Westport has a master bedroom where everything is built in, so you won't need furniture there, and seven of the eight rooms open out to a deck or patio, according to the house's Web page on Zillow.com . The house has 8,330 square feet of interior space on three levels, with six bedrooms and eight bathrooms.

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  7. SEEN at Jazz & Cars gala?Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Connecticut Post

    The Greater Bridgeport Symphony's fundraiser in Westport on April 25, 2015 channeled the 1920s jazz era. "Classic Jazz & Jazzy Cars" took place at Dragone Classic Motorcars, a showroom and museum.

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  8. Santa RobotRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Westport Now

    Sam Kleiner, 12 of Westport, a sixth grader at Bedford Middle School, shows off his robots, "Santa in his Sleigh and Rudolf," at today's Mini Maker Faire on Jesup Green.

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  9. Letters: 'Conflicts' controversy erupts over Bernhard's Baron's South roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Westport News

    Editor's note: In advance of Tuesday's session of the Representative Town Meeting when the legislative body is expected to take up a committee recommendation that it overturn the Planning and Zoning Commission 's recent designation of the Baron's South property as open space, a letter was received Saturday by the Westport News alleging a conflict of interest by G. Kenneth Bernhard , a member of the Baron's South Committee . Given the serious nature of the allegations and the short time frame before the RTM session, a response from Bernhard was invited.

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  10. Firefighters Respond to Sylvan Road North FireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Westport Now

    Westport firefighters late today responded to a report of a structure fire at 69 Sylvan Road North on the Westport-Norwalk line. Details of the incident were not immediately available.

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  11. Scouts Participate in Mini Maker FaireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Westport Now

    Boy Scout Troops 100 and 36 of Westport, Troop 88 of Fairfield and Pack 100 of Westport presented several Scout stations today at the Mini Maker Faire on Jesup Green.

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  12. Mini Maker Faire is maxi celebration of imaginationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Westport News

    Elena Suddenko of the Connecticut Pre-Engineering Program stands by a Rube Goldberg machine at the Westport Mini Maker Faire. Photo: Jarret Liotta Ben Ratner, 12, of Boy School Troop 88 in Fairfield, walks across the rope bridge the scouts built at the Mini Maker Faire on Saturday.

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  13. Westport Mini Maker Faire is maxi celebration of imaginationRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Westport News

    Elena Suddenko of the Connecticut Pre-Engineering Program stands by a Rube Goldberg machine at the Westport Mini Maker Faire. Ben Ratner, 12, of Boy School Troop 88 in Fairfield, walks across the rope bridge the scouts built at the Mini Maker Faire on Saturday.

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  14. Mount Everett robotics team in good spot to advance in FIRST...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Berkshire Eagle

    ... said via email Friday night. "We are the highest ranked team from New England, ranked above Lexington, Lincoln and Westport, Conn." Mount Everett is the three-time defending state champion in FTC events and qualified for the world championships by ...

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  15. Cutting the RibbonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Westport Now

    Cutting the ribbon at today's grand opening of SoulCycle, 374 Post Road East, were Ben Simpson, asssistant manager, First Selectman Jim Marpe, Ronnie Bencosme, studio manager, and Alyssa Wintergrass, assistant manager. According to Chase Delano, SoulCycle regional marketing manager, the Westport studio is its 41st location in the country and the second site in the state, having opened in Greenwich two years ago.

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  16. Comings & Goings: SoulCycle Officially OpensRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Westport Now

    SoulCycle opened for customers on Thursday at its new Westport location, 374 Post Road East in the Compo Acres Shopping Center, but today was the official opening and ribbon cutting. The popular exercise studio is in the former Jos.

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  17. Official Opening With Praise for OrganizerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Westport Now

    Today's opening of Westport's fourth annual Mini Maker Faire included a ceremony with proclamations by local politicians and praise for organizer Mark Mathias . "Today is the largest event in the state dedicated to creativity and innovation," he said, adding: "There are over 100 Mini Maker Faires in the world and the Westport event is in the top 10 percent and is one of the few that has free admission."

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  18. ICYMI: Young Westport Financier Leaves Trail of Spectacular Losses: ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Patch.com

    ICYMI : Report: Alexander Chatfield Burns, who grew up in Westport, also behind questionable claims on his resume. Westport native Alexander Chatfield Burns, while still in his early to mid-20s, amassed a small empire of insurance companies worth tens of millions of dollars on paper, then lost much of it after questions were raised about the financial deals he used to gain control of them and invest their assets, according to the Wall Street Journal.

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  19. NY Times Spotlights Westport Real Estate - AgainRead the original story

    Saturday | Westport Now

    For at least the 15th time in 10 years, The New York Times again has featured Westport and its real estate doings, including its teardowns. Sunday's page one of the real estate section, available online here , features a Westport-datelined story headlined "In Fairfield, the Builders Are Back."

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  20. Latest Westport property transfers: $20M totalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Westport News

    The property at 561 Post Road East, which includes the Terrain store, recently changed hands for $11,500,000. Photo: File Photo

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