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Meredith Guinness

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Meredith Guinness is a reporter covering breaking news and community features in Fairfield County.

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  1. Stunning Santa Show Goes On In Fairfield — With A Few Minor Adjustments

    Stunning Santa Show Goes On In Fairfield — With A Few Minor Adjustments

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — Some lights are a little dimmer and the music is more muted, but there’s peace on Roseville Terrace after a petition threatened to end one home’s popular 300,000-light Christmas extravaganza.“It’s resolved,” homeowner Gene Halliwell said of neighbors’ plea to the town and police department to do something to control the crowds and traffic that come with ...

  2. YMCA Alliance Declares State Rep. Stafstrom A Legislative Champion

    YMCA Alliance Declares State Rep. Stafstrom A Legislative Champion

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — The Connecticut Alliance of YMCAs has named state Rep. Steve Stafstrom, D-Bridgeport, as its legislative champion.For four years Stafstrom served as vice chairman of the board of managers at the Alpha Community Services YMCA, a branch of the Central Connecticut Coast YMCA, one of the state’s largest providers of supportive housing. He was co-chairman of the ...

  3. Judge: Ganim Won't Receive Public Funds For Run For Governor

    Judge: Ganim Won't Receive Public Funds For Run For Governor

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — A U.S. District Court judge on Wednesday denied Mayor Joe Ganim’s bid for public financing for his planned run for governor, according to the Connecticut Post.Earlier this year, the mayor filed a federal lawsuit against the State Elections Enforcement Commission (SEEC) for ruling he is disqualified from receiving a public campaign grant for his possible gubernatorial ...

  4. You Don't Have To Be A Rich Man To See Singing Rabbis In 'Fiddler'

    You Don't Have To Be A Rich Man To See Singing Rabbis In 'Fiddler'

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — They teach the Torah, preside over marriages and lead solemn prayer — but can they belt out Broadway show tunes?Find out Dec. 3 when an ‘all-star’ cast of rabbis, cantors and other Fairfield County Jewish leaders take the stage for a rousing staged reading of “Fiddler on the Roof” at Congregation Rodeph Sholom in Bridgeport.Presented by the Federation of Jewish ...

  5. Bookworm On Your Holiday List? Westport Library's Got You Covered

    Bookworm On Your Holiday List? Westport Library's Got You Covered

    WESTPORT, Conn. — Stumped by what to get that bookworm on your holiday shopping list?Head on over to the Westport Library’s annual three-day Holiday Book & Gift Sale, which is sure to have something for everyone from books and collectibles to unique products made in the library’s own MakerSpace.The sale runs from Friday, Dec. 1, through Sunday, Dec. 3 in the library’s Great Hall. ...

  6. Prance On Over To Beardsley Zoo To Meet Santa's Hooved Helpers

    Prance On Over To Beardsley Zoo To Meet Santa's Hooved Helpers

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — Not going to make it up to the North Pole this holiday season?You can still get a gander at some of Santa’s favorite furry friends at Beardsley Zoo, which is playing host to reindeer Sam and Jacob until New Year’s Day.The yearling males will be enjoying their temporary digs near the Victorian Greenhouse so kids old and young can get an up-close peek.“Connecticut’s ...

  7. Bridgeport One Step Closer To Downtown Theater Restoration, New Housing

    Bridgeport One Step Closer To Downtown Theater Restoration, New Housing

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — Mayor Joe Ganim on Monday signed a contract with Exact Capital Group LLC, officially beginning the project to renovate the long-shuttered Majestic and Poli theaters and bring more than 800 housing units to downtown Bridgeport.The agreement is the first step in the “transformation of downtown Bridgeport,” said Exact Capital Managing Partner Craig Livingston.“And we’re ...

  8. Stratford Police Make Arrest In BAR Armed Robbery And Shooting

    Stratford Police Make Arrest In BAR Armed Robbery And Shooting

    STRATFORD, Conn. — Stratford police made an arrest Tuesday in connection with the armed robbery and shooting of a bartender at BAR on Main Street last week.Eric Chambers, 33, of Bridgeport was apprehended by members of the Fugitive Task Force as the result of a warrant issued for his arrest, police saidHe was charged with first-degree robbery and was held on $250,000 bond, police ...

  9. Fairfield Police: Bridgeport Man Caught On Tape Stealing Aleve

    Fairfield Police: Bridgeport Man Caught On Tape Stealing Aleve

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — A Bridgeport man who stole more than $84 in pain relievers from a Villa Avenue grocery store was arrested Saturday, police said.Around 10 p.m., Stop & Shop loss prevention staffers saw Santoni Carl Bass, 54, of Calvin Avenue, on surveillance tape attempting to steal 16 bottles of Aleve, police said. Officers met Bass, who has an extensive criminal history, as he ...

  10. Cash, Diaper Bag, Paraguay Passport Stolen From Cars In Fairfield

    Cash, Diaper Bag, Paraguay Passport Stolen From Cars In Fairfield

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — Four cars were rummaged through over the holiday weekend with thieves making off with cash, a diaper bag and a passport from Paraguay, police said.On Sunday, two Campfield Drive owners reported their cars had been entered. One owner reported $5 to $10 taken from an unlocked car parked in the street and the other said a $30 diaper bag and $47 in cash were taken.Several ...

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