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  1. How Does Your Elementary Rank? Westport Schools Rated Among Top In Nation

    How Does Your Elementary Rank? Westport Schools Rated Among Top In Nation

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- Nine elementary schools in Fairfield County are earning high marks in a national rankings report.Niche.com ranked the "2017 Best Public Elementary Schools in America" based on student test scores, student to teacher ratios, diversity teacher quality, grade school ratings, and school district quality. It also ranked the best elementary schools in each ...

  2. Westport Greets Midday Snow And Sleet

    Westport Greets Midday Snow And Sleet

    WESTPORT, Conn. -- Relieved Westport officials stepped out on Harbor Road Tuesday at midday to witness the snowstorm's shift to wind-blown wind and rain.Despite the rough weather, the town had not had any significant emergencies and parking lots were being cleared by noon, the town announced on its Facebook page.Meanwhile, a fire department high-wheeled emergency response vehicle ...

  3. Norwalk's Bogey's Vies For Second DVlicious Win In Best Burger Contest

    Norwalk's Bogey's Vies For Second DVlicious Win In Best Burger Contest

    NORWALK, Conn. -- Any way you flip it, the burger is one of America’s favorite foods. We asked for your top picks in the county; five finalists are in the running with each being profiled this week.Who will win? It’s up to you, so let your fingers do the clicking. Voting ends 4 p.m. Tuesday, March 28. You can vote multiple times, albeit once per day.Bogey's Grille & Tap Room, ...

  4. Does Joey C's Boathouse In Stratford Have The DVlicious Best Burger?

    Does Joey C's Boathouse In Stratford Have The DVlicious Best Burger?

    STRATFORD, Conn. -- Any way you flip it, the burger is one of America’s favorite foods. We asked for your top picks in the county; five finalists are in the running with each being profiled this week.Who will win? It’s up to you, so let your fingers do the clicking. Voting ends 4 p.m. Tuesday, March 28. You can vote multiple times, albeit once per day.Joey C's Boathouse Cantina & ...

  5. Dig Into Corned Beef & Cabbage, Enjoy Irish Dancers At Wilton's OLF School

    Dig Into Corned Beef & Cabbage, Enjoy Irish Dancers At Wilton's OLF School

    WILTON, Conn. -- "What could be more Irish than bagpipers, Irish dancers, and corned beef and cabbage?" Karin Beggan, says, telling of a feast Our Lady of Fatima School is cooking up for St. Patrick's Day.All are welcome to attend the fundraiser to support the school's arts program and the May 20-21 production of "The Snow Queen."The dinner is from 6 to 8 p.m. at the ...

  6. What to Wear? Dress For Success CEO Joins Regional Fundraiser In Fairfield

    What to Wear? Dress For Success CEO Joins Regional Fundraiser In Fairfield

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. -- Dress For Success Worldwide CEO Joi Gordon will speak at a fundraiser for the Mid-Fairfield County chapter on May 18 in Fairfield.The Toast to Success! luncheon supports the agency's mission to empower women to become financially independent.Gordon, a former New York City Assistant DA, joined Dress for Success in 1999 as a donor, then as a board member, and in 2001 ...

  7. Do You Have These Items In Your Cupboard? Fairfield Food Pantry Needs Them

    Do You Have These Items In Your Cupboard? Fairfield Food Pantry Needs Them

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. -- It may come as a surprise if you live in Fairfield to find out 21 percent of your neighbors need financial support.That translates to 20,000 people, including 800 of whom rely on Operation Hope Food Pantry at mealtime."Last year (the pantry) provided enough food to make 150,000 meals,” said Carla Miklos, the organization's executive director.A food drive will ...

  8. Craving Cookies? Girl Scouts Are Delivering Across Fairfield County

    Craving Cookies? Girl Scouts Are Delivering Across Fairfield County

    FAIRFIELD County, Conn. — Are you craving cookies? The perpetually popular Girl Scout cookies — available just once per year — have arrived in Fairfield County for your enjoyment.Cookie fans looking for a quick-fix can satisfy their hunger by stopping at a Cookie Booth staffed by local Girl Scouts. To find one near you, click here.  Last weekend, nearly 2 million boxes of Girl Scout ...

  9. Solar, Hybrid? Westport Faire Seeks Next Earth Friendly Innovation

    Solar, Hybrid? Westport Faire Seeks Next Earth Friendly Innovation

    WESTPORT, Conn. -- The theme is "earth" for this year's Maker Faire in Westport where innovators and inventors showcase their ingenuity.The popular fair draws thousands to the downtown area. The 2017 event is on Earth Day Saturday, April 22. In keeping with the celebration, makers are asked to espouse the theme of earth in their ideas.The faire now in its sixth year has become ...

  10. Connecticut Legislators Weigh Bill To Improve Conditions At Animal Shelters

    Connecticut Legislators Weigh Bill To Improve Conditions At Animal Shelters

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — A 2012 case in Bethlehem involving 63 dogs that were saved from deplorable shelter conditions has led a group of lawmakers to introduce a bill to improve the conditions at shelters throughout Connecticut.The bill was introduced by State Rep. Brenda Kupchick of Fairfield along with House Republican Leader Themis Klarides and State Reps. Nicole Klarides-Ditria of ...

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