WESTPORT, Conn. -- Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Westport last week:
- Staples HIgh School graduate Nick Kelly leads the unbeaten Amherst College football team .
- The northbound Merritt Parkway and northbound Hutchinson River Parkway on the Connecticut-New York border reopened after being closed for nearly eight hours when a tractor-trailer truck slammed into a bridge and caught fire.
- Real estate sales throughout the Westport region fell compared with the third quarter of 2013, but analysts believe the unusually high activity last year caused the dip.
- Eight local students are winners in the Second Annual Halloween Window Painting Contest in Weston and Westport.
- Bedford Middle School students participated in the Save the Children “Run for Kids” run to raise money for Save the Children’s work to help at-risk children around the world.
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