WESTPORT, Conn. -- Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Westport last week:
- Thirteen students from Staples High School in Westport were named semifinalists for the National Merit Scholarship .
- William Raveis Real Estate in Westport is hosting “ Shred-It for Breast Cancer” .
- Two hospitals in different parts of Connecticut are reporting clusters of a severe respiratory illness among young children that could be due to enterovirus D68, or EV-D68.
- Despite several reports of doom and gloom about the upcoming winter for Fairfield County , the National Weather Service is forecasting average temperatures and precipitation for the season.
- Westport firefighters burned off propane leaking from a 500-pound tank on Surf Road.
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