Contact Us
Westport Daily Voice serves Weston & Westport
Return to your home site

Menu

Westport Daily Voice serves Weston & Westport

Nearby Towns

Jason Bisnoff

Curator jbisnoff@dailyvoice.com

Jason Bisnoff's Contributions

  1. Connecticut Violent Crime Rate Lowest Since 1974, FBI Report Shows

    Connecticut Violent Crime Rate Lowest Since 1974, FBI Report Shows

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- Connecticut’s crime rate is at a 50-year low, with violent transgressions the lowest levels since 1974, and overall numbers the lowest since 1967, FBI records show. Connecticut also has seen the second largest decrease in violent crime nationwide.Crime numbers from 2015 released by the FBI indicate an 8.5 percent change over the previous year.The drop in ...

  2. Firefighters Name Senator Hwang Of Westport As Co-Legislator Of The Year

    Firefighters Name Senator Hwang Of Westport As Co-Legislator Of The Year

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. -- State Sen. Tony Hwang of Fairfield was recognized as the 2016 Co-Legislator of the Year by the Uniformed Professional Fire Fighters Association of Connecticut during a recent ceremony in New Britain. The award recognizes Hwang’s efforts in helping craft legislation that provides wage replacement benefits to all eligible paid and volunteer firefighters diagnosed with ...

  3. Westport Celebrates Oktoberfest For First Time

    Westport Celebrates Oktoberfest For First Time

    WESTPORT, Conn. --  Celebrate all things German and beer at Westport’s first ever Oktoberfest celebration hosted by Rothbard Ale and Larder on Saturday, Sept. 24, .It will be co-hosted by the German School of Connecticut. The event, from 1:30 p.m. to close, will be held on the lawn of the Old Town Hall, across from Main Street.Westport’s Oktoberfest will feature live music, authentic ...

  4. Popular Local Acts Headline As Live Music Returns To Westport's Toquet Hall

    Popular Local Acts Headline As Live Music Returns To Westport's Toquet Hall

    WESTPORT, Conn. -- Taylor Felt, who has 6,000 subscribers to her YouTube channel, is returning by popular demand this Friday as Toquet Hall, Westport’s Teen Center, launches a new season of live music nights. The school year’s first middle school night will be Friday, Sept. 23, at 6 p.m. for students in grades 6 to 8. Felt will perform along with Kristina Lachaga. One of Felt's favorite ...

  5. Weston Man Pleads Guilty To Concealing $1.5 Million From IRS

    Weston Man Pleads Guilty To Concealing $1.5 Million From IRS

    WESTON, Conn. -- A Weston man who used a Panamanian bank account to conceal more than $1.5 million in income from the sale of duty-free alcohol and tobacco products pleaded guilty to conspiring to conceal assets and income from the Internal Revenue Service.Saul Hyatt, 53, pleaded guilty in federal court in Trenton, N.J., to charges of conspiracy to conceal assets in an undeclared bank ...

  6. FARE Walk In Westport Stepping Off To Raise Awareness Of Food Allergies

    FARE Walk In Westport Stepping Off To Raise Awareness Of Food Allergies

    WESTPORT, Conn. -- The Food Allergy Research and Education Walk for Food Allergy will take place Saturday, Sept. 24, and help raise funds and awareness to create a safer, more inclusive world for the 15 million Americans with food allergies. Tens of thousands of people will gather at walks in more than 50 communities nationwide to support their loved ones, friends, co-workers and ...

  7. Ridgefield Musicians Pull Out The Stops For 'Concert To End Gun Violence'

    Ridgefield Musicians Pull Out The Stops For 'Concert To End Gun Violence'

    RIDGEFIELD, Conn. -- Musicians from Ridgefield and surrounding towns will hit the stage at the high school on Sunday as part of a nationwide concert dedicated to eliminating deadly gun violence across the U.S.  The School of Rock Ridgefield along with a coalition of gun violence prevention activists in Ridgefield have banded together for the "Concert Across America to End Gun ...

  8. Wakeman Town Farm In Westport Announces Harvest Fest

    Wakeman Town Farm In Westport Announces Harvest Fest

    WESTPORT, Conn. -- Wakeman Town Farm's fourth annual farm-to-table Harvest Fest event will be held Saturday at Wakeman Town Farm.Held on the farm grounds and under a tent draped with lights, Harvest Fest will feature such fare as local meats, artisanal cheese, seasonal produce and more contributed by local farmers and prepared by a chef. Wine and signature cocktails will also be ...

  9. It's Time To Pay Your Taxes In Westport

    It's Time To Pay Your Taxes In Westport

    WESTPORT, Conn. -- The Town of Westport Tax Department reminds residents that the second quarter real estate taxes, personal property taxes, and sanitary sewer use and assessment charges are due Oct. 1. Taxpayers have until Nov. 1 to pay taxes without penalty. Accounts will be subject to an 18 percent or 1.5 percent per month penalty charge if paid late. Minimum interest charge is $2. ...

  10. Westport Commission On People With Disabilities Recruits Appointees

    Westport Commission On People With Disabilities Recruits Appointees

    WESTPORT, Conn. -- Westport’s Commission on People with Disabilities, with the help of First Selectman Jim Marpe, is seeking Westport residents to serve on the panel.The newly established commission’s mission is to ensure that Westport is a town where people with disabilities have the opportunity and support to enjoy full and equal access to lives of independence, productivity, ...

  11. Prev Page 2 of 16 1 2 3 4 5 Next
    11 - 20 of 157 articles

Welcome to

Westport Daily Voice!

Serves Weston & Westport

This is a one time message inviting you to keep in touch

Get important news about your town as it happens.