WESTPORT, Conn. -- Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Westport last week:
- Former swim coach Jeffrey Schare, 44, from Westport's Staples High School pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting two Fairfield girls.
- The Ridgefield woman whose 15-month-old son died after her husband forgot him in a hot car said she has forgiven her spouse.
- Beth DiLoreto, regional vice president of Berkshire Hathaway Home Services New England Properties, and Darcy Sledge, a sales executive in the Westport office, were named one of Commercial Record’s Women of FIRE.
- Madonna Badger, 50, who lost her parents and three daughters in a Christmas Day fire in Stamford in 2011, married longtime friend Bill Duke.
- Paolo and Clara Cavalli are looking forward to opening their new restaurant in Fairfield, Brick + Wood, in the location of his family's restaurant Ponte Vecchio in early September.
- Westport detectives brought the third suspect Derek Gilliam, 27, of Bridgeport, in a TD Bank branch robbery earlier this month back to Connecticut to face charges.
- Westport Police arrested Amanda Alarcon, 28, of Shelton, on charges of stealing $580 worth of items from a CVS.
- The Westport Public Library is offering a computer-programming workshop for children age eight and older.
- 1 Woman Charged With Having Pot, Pills At Compo Beach In Westport
- 2 Metro-North Train Hits, Kills Man On Tracks Near Fairfield Metro Station
- 3 Greenwich Educator Drops Out Of Race For Principal At Staples
- 4 Westport's Tanen, Higgins Group Realtor, Wins Women's Council's State Honor
- 5 Pearl At Longshore Will Bring Waterfront Dining To Westport