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  1. Locally Sourced Food Makes The Plate At Westport's Pearl At Longshore

    Locally Sourced Food Makes The Plate At Westport's Pearl At Longshore

    WESTPORT, Conn. -- Platefuls of imaginative seafood and locally sourced food, when possible, are the hallmark of Pearl at Longshore Restaurant & Bar.Owner Antonio Ninivaggi and Marc Backon with Chef Michael Hazen source ingredients from local farms. These include Sport Hill Farm in Easton and River Bank Farm in Roxbury.In addition, the establishment, opened in 2016 at Longshore Club ...

  2. A Common Ground Owner Fights For Survival Of Danbury Community Arts Center

    A Common Ground Owner Fights For Survival Of Danbury Community Arts Center

    DANBURY, Conn. — "If you build it, they will come:" The owner and creative director of A Common Ground in Danbury lives that philosophy from the movie "Field Of Dreams."  And they did come when Danbury native Jill Hancock, a lifelong dancer, opened the community center in 1999 to provide the downtown area with a rich array of the arts.Hancock, who grew up taking ...

  3. 'Top Citizen' Touts Monroe's Rural Yet Convenient Location To Businesses

    'Top Citizen' Touts Monroe's Rural Yet Convenient Location To Businesses

    MONROE, Conn. -- Steps away from the busy corridors of Routes 25 and 111 is Monroe, a bucolic reminder of Fairfield County's past."I look out my kitchen window and see a farm across the way with chickens and other animals. We have some of the few remaining farms around. But we can also easily get to the Merritt Parkway and 95 and 84, and Route 8," said Lee Hossler, who was ...

  4. ICYMI: Car Plunge Into Icy Saugatuck Tops Week's News In Newtown

    ICYMI: Car Plunge Into Icy Saugatuck Tops Week's News In Newtown

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- The Bridgeport community rallied to help pay the funeral expenses for a slain mother and a man died after his car plunged into the Saugatuck River in Westport. These are among the top Daily Voice stories this past week in Fairfield County:Westport police were investigating whether rainy conditions may have caused an out-of-state couple to end up driving into ...

  5. CrossFit For Cameron Raises $10K For Trumbull Tot With Rare Disorder

    CrossFit For Cameron Raises $10K For Trumbull Tot With Rare Disorder

    TRUMBULL, Conn. — Athletes came together at 11 CrossFit gyms across Fairfield County to help Cameron "Cam" Simpson, a 1-year-old from Trumbull who has AHC, or Alternating Hemiplegia of Childhood.The adorable toddler and his mother are seen on a video thanking the volunteers who took part in "Workout of the Day" last weekend to fund AHC research.The gyms collectively ...

  6. Newtown Police To Take The Penguin Plunge To Benefit Special Olympics

    Newtown Police To Take The Penguin Plunge To Benefit Special Olympics

    NEWTOWN, Conn. -- Newtown's finest will be among the brave swimmers diving into chilly Long Island Sound waters March 25 for a penguin plunge to benefit Connecticut Special Olympics.Participants will take the plunge at Compo Beach in Westport that day to bring attention and raise money for the sports training programs for people with disabilities.To donate to the Newtown Police effort, ...

  7. Ridgefield Mom Finds Time To Create Your Perfect Wedding Invites

    Ridgefield Mom Finds Time To Create Your Perfect Wedding Invites

    RIDGEFIELD, Conn. -- Naptime in the household of Ridgefield native Jennifer Mendizabal is not "me" time for the working mother of three.It's when she carves out time during the day to create designs for her custom wedding invitation business 24th and Dune. "I bring my sketchbook everywhere with me," said Mendizabal, who often has to interrupt her work to pick her ...

  8. Bradley Airport Adds Nonstop Service To San Francisco For Summer

    Bradley Airport Adds Nonstop Service To San Francisco For Summer

    STRATFORD, Conn. -- If you left your heart in the City by the Bay, fetching it out of Bradley International Airport will be possible this summer when United Airlines begins its seasonal direct flight service to San Francisco.Starting June 8 and running through Sept. 5, the flight offers business commuters and tourists another option when traveling to the Greater Hartford area.Gov. ...

  9. Bethel, Newtown Rank Among Top 50 High Schools In State

    Bethel, Newtown Rank Among Top 50 High Schools In State

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- Eight high schools in Fairfield County are among the Top 10 in the state, according to the latest school rankings report from Niche.com.In its "2017 Best Public High Schools Report," Niche.com used a variety of factors, including SAT/ACT scores, student-teacher ratio, the quality of colleges that students consider and reviews from students and ...

  10. Hear Panel Debate New Way To Elect President In Westport

    Hear Panel Debate New Way To Elect President In Westport

    WESTPORT, Conn. -- Hear from an expert panel on: "The State of Voting: CT Debates a New Way to Elect the President" Thursday, March 2 at 7 p.m. at the Westport Country Playhouse.Experts in academics and historians will look at the merits of the National Popular Vote Interstate Compact at this forum the League of Women Voters of Westport and National Popular Vote Connecticut is ...

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