Westport Resources Newswire (Page 11)

Westport Resources Newswire (Page 11)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Westport Resources. (Page 11)

Results 201 - 220 of 423 in Westport Resources

  1. Bridgeport purchasing head faces Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 22, 2014 | Connecticut Post

    Berndt Tardy did a competent enough job buying goods and services to remain acting directo" of the city purchasing department for 10 years and two mayors. Then he drew some fire last year for his role in Mayor Bill Finch's administration's decision to pay contractor Manuel "Manny" Moutinho to build a no-bid driveway for Moutinho and some neighbors.

    Comment?

  2. Treehouse Comedy Club in Westport Hosts Grand Re-Opening Celebration TonightRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2014 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Treehouse Comedy Productions is proud to announce its Grand Comedy Re-Opening Celebration tonight, November 22, 2014 at 9:00 along with Bistro B, centrally located in The Westport Inn at 1595 Post Road East in Westport , CT, complete with champagne, party favors and balloons. Tickets are $22 and can be purchases through our website or by calling the Treehouse Box Office.

    Comment?

  3. Oestreicher-Thetford Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2014 | Westport News

    The bride-elect is the daughter of Marilyn and Dr. Mark Oestreicher, of Westport. The future bridegroom is the son of Lisa and Michael Thetford, of Apache Junction, Ariz.

    Comment?

  4. Surf Summit, Where Technology, Entrepreneurism & Surfing MeetRead the original story

    Nov 20, 2014 | Down the Avenue

    When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we don't see the one opening before us. -Helen Keller It is a funny thing about life: If you refuse to accept anything but the best you very often get it - Somerset Maugham brought 200 attendees to the west coast of Ireland to join in discussions, surfing and other adventurous and cultural activities.

    Comment?

  5. Shooting the Sun, the Moon, and the StarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Westport Now

    Stan Honda, an award-winning New York-based photographer who worked as a photojournalist for 34 years, most recently for Agence France-Presse , the French news agency, was guest speaker tonight at the Westport Astronomical Society at the Rolnick Observatory on Bayberry Lane. In addition to describing some of the world's top news stories he has covered, he spoke about his continuing interest in shooting night sky landscapes, combining his long time interest in astronomy and photography.

    Comment?

  6. How Christian churches are changing Kansas City's cultural landscapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | The Pitch

    Dylan Mortimer enrolled at the Kansas City Art Institute in 1998. A pastor's son from Ferguson, Missouri, he'd been drawing and painting since age 9, and much of his art was informed by the conservative, Christian environment in which he was raised.

    Comment?

  7. Weston's John Vaccaro Elected to SIFMA BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Patch.com

    Westport Resources, a leading independent investment and financial planning firm serving individuals, families, retirement programs, municipalities and institutions around the world, is pleased to announce that its founder and CEO, John Adams Vaccaro, CFP , CLU , was elected to the board of directors of the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association on Monday, Nov. 10, 2014 for a three year term. Additionally, Mr. Vaccaro was appointed, for the second time, Chairman of SIFMA's Private Client Group Small Firms Committee, representing more than 300 national financial securities firms.

    Comment?

  8. Westport Resources CEO Vaccaro Elected to SIFMA BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | Patch.com

    Westport Resources, a leading independent investment and financial planning firm serving individuals, families, retirement programs, municipalities and institutions around the world, is pleased to announce that its founder and CEO, John Adams Vaccaro, CFP, CLU, was elected to the board of directors of the Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association on Monday, Nov. 10, 2014 for a three year term. Additionally, Mr. Vaccaro was appointed, for the second time, Chairman of SIFMA's Private Client Group Small Firms Committee, representing more than 300 national financial securities firms.

    Comment?

  9. New York City Buyer Purchases Office Building On Westport's Post Road WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | The Westport Daily Voice

    WESTPORT, Conn. The sale of the Class A office building at 276 Post Road West in Westport has been finalized.

    Comment?

  10. Char Bar opens big in WestportRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | The Pitch

    The former Beaumont Club has been transformed into Char Bar Smoked Meat & Amusements by James Westphal, left, and Mark Kelpe who calls the venue a "Southern-inspired smokehouse." Char Bar Smoked Meats & Amusements, which opened today at 4050 Pennsylvania, has a 7,000-square-foot interior, taking up only half of what was most recently the cavernous Beaumont Club.

    Comment?

  11. Norwalk Theater Presents A Pleasant 'World Goes Round'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | CTNow.com

    First impressions : It's always happy news when a new professional stage opens in this theater-friendly state and this facility off the Bed, Bath and Beyond stretch of the Boston Post Road - and just up the road from its previous location in Westport - is a small gem. It's a fresh, modern and intimate 110-seat space that should be a welcome home for small-scale productions.

    Comment?

  12. Documentary Star's Guest Bartending Stint In Westport Tops Week's NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | The Westport Daily Voice

    Award-winning bartender Steve Schneider , from Employees Only in New York, and co-star of the award-winning documentary "Hey Bartender," was guest-bartender at Dunvilles in Westport. Brian McClellan, who was found on fire while attempting to ride on top of a Metro-North train in Greenwich, has died as a result of his injuries.

    Comment?

  13. Four decades later, Eva's Garden continues to teach, inspire, changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    But recognizing what's edible, foraging for food, and sharing the bounty is a big part of Eva Sommaripa's philosophy. “There's a lot of stuff that grows wild around here that people don't know is food, I think it's useful to change that,” said the 75-year-old organic farmer, walking through what she calls her home garden at 105 Jordan Road, pointing out plants, plucking parts and insisting you taste them as she does.

    Comment?

  14. Greenwich's rise as a 'hedge fund capital'Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2014 | News Times

    It's Thursday night in Greenwich, and the sounds of wine glasses clinking and shoptalk reverberates through the hallowed halls of Indian Harbor Yacht Club as 200 hedge fund professionals mingle and sip. White collars crest over the top of expertly tailored suit jackets and fancy fountain pens rest in blazer pockets, ready to take down phone numbers or notes from a discussion about CalPERS 's decision to stop putting California state pension money into hedge funds -- a limited partnership of investors that uses sophisticated methods, such as investing with borrowed money, in hopes of realizing large gains.

    Comment?

  15. Greenwich's rise as a 'hedge fund Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | News Times

    It's Thursday night in Greenwich, and the sounds of wine glasses clinking and shoptalk reverberates through the hallowed halls of Indian Harbor Yacht Club as 200 hedge fund professionals mingle and sip. White collars crest over the top of expertly tailored suit jackets and fancy fountain pens rest in blazer pockets, ready to take down phone numbers or notes from a discussion about CalPERS's decision to stop putting California state pension money into hedge funds -- a limited partnership of investors that uses sophisticated methods, such as investing with borrowed money, in hopes of realizing large gains.

    Comment?

  16. Shellfish Harvesting Regulations for Norwalk, Darien and Westport Now, Elsewhere Next YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | Patch.com

    State regulations for shellfish harvesting boats now mandate that oysters be kept cool shortly after they're harvested, with the regulations enacted first in Norwalk, Westport and Darien. Shellfish boats elsewhere have a little longer before the regulation applies to them as well, although some boats elsewhere have already made the safety changes.

    Comment?

  17. Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | News Times

    After more than 50 years as a fixture on Bridgeport's upper Park Avenue, the Discovery Museum and Planetarium is poised to commence a dynamic new chapter in its ever-evolving institutional life with the appointment last month of a seasoned museum professional and science education advocate as its new full-time executive director: Stephen H. Baumann, of Fairfield. Baumann, 62, is no stranger to the area, having spent his youth in Westport; he and his wife, Karen, both graduated from Staples High School in 1970.

    Comment?

  18. Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | News Times

    A rare musical treat is in store when pianist Frederic Chiu performs the Liszt transcription of Beethoven's Symphony No. 7 at the opening of the Music in the Meetinghouse annual concert series at First Church Congregational in Fairfield.

    Comment?

  19. Discovery Museum hires full-time, seasoned professional to leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | News Times

    Stephen Baumann, new executive director of the Discovery Museum and Planetarium, poses for a photograph at the museum in Bridgeport, Conn. Photo: Autumn Driscoll Stephen Baumann, new executive director of the Discovery Museum and Planetarium, poses for a photograph at the museum in Bridgeport, Conn.

    Comment?

  20. Pianist Chiu performs rare treat: 7th symphony aloneRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | News Times

    First Church Congregational, 148 Beach Road, Fairfield. Concert is Sunday, Nov. 16, at 4 p.m. Tickets are $25; $10 for students.

    Comment?