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  1. Voting Problems? Federal, State Officials Announce Election Day Hotline

    Voting Problems? Federal, State Officials Announce Election Day Hotline

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — In an effort to ensure that the elections Tuesday, Nov. 8, are administered fairly in every city and town in Connecticut, state and federal official are putting measures into place, including a hotline to report any possible issues.Connecticut Secretary of the State Denise Merrill, the Connecticut State Elections Enforcement Commission and the chief state's ...

  2. Weston Doctor Sparkles With Diamond Award For Work To Fight ALS

    Weston Doctor Sparkles With Diamond Award For Work To Fight ALS

    WESTON, Conn. -- Dr. Dale Lange of Weston, neurologist-in-chief at Hospital for Special Surgery and a professor of neurology at Weill Cornell Medicine, has received the Diamond Award from the Muscular Dystrophy Association. The recognition is granted to a scientific leader dedicated to the eradication of amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, also known as ALS and Lou Gehrig's disease. Lange ...

  3. Westport To Close Church Lane For Paving This Week

    Westport To Close Church Lane For Paving This Week

    WESTPORT, Conn. -- Westport's Church Lane will be closed for grading and paving, beginning this Wednesday, Nov. 2.Beginning at 7 a.m. Wednesday, the road will be closed from its intersection at Elm Street to Post Road East. Church Lane, from Myrtle Avenue to Elm Street, will remain open. Traffic will be detoured via Elm Street."Drivers are urged to use caution, expect potential ...

  4. Order Up Tacos For A Good Cause In Bridgeport

    Order Up Tacos For A Good Cause In Bridgeport

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. -- Want to take a break from cooking dinner and support local kids? The Junior League of Eastern Fairfield County is partnering with Bridgeport’s Taco Loco on Tuesday to support Junior League initiatives.A portion of all the evening's profits, whether eat-in and takeout, will be donated to the Junior League to help fund its many initiatives.Those include its Healthy ...

  5. Honor Flight To DC Salutes Westport Veteran

    Honor Flight To DC Salutes Westport Veteran

    Hudson Valley Honor Flight will fly its next mission Saturday to Washington, D.C., so participants can see the nation's memorials honoring veterans."Hudson Valley Honor Flight is a nonprofit organization honoring American veterans for all their sacrifices by bringing them to Washington, D.C., to visit their respective war memorials at no cost to them," organizers note.This ...

  6. Bridgeport Police: Wife Expected To Survive Overnight Double Shooting

    Bridgeport Police: Wife Expected To Survive Overnight Double Shooting

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — Police are still investigating, but officers believe a Bridgeport man shot his wife early Friday morning in a domestic incident before turning the gun on himself. Bridgeport Police spokesman Av Harris described that theory to Daily Voice, adding, "It's very early in the investigation."He wouldn't confirm the names or ages of the victims, but said the ...

  7. Sandy Hook Father Speaks Out Against Trump

    Sandy Hook Father Speaks Out Against Trump

    NEWTOWN, Conn. -- Mark Barden -- whose son was murdered in the Sandy Hook mass shooting -- expressed his disgust that Donald Trump would take advice from Alex Jones, who's argued that the shooting was actually faked, according to the Daily Beast.Jones is the host of the internet program "Infowars," and he's pushed a number of conspiracies over the years, including birtherism ...

  8. Weston Author Remembers Diving With Jacques Cousteau

    Weston Author Remembers Diving With Jacques Cousteau

    WESTPORT, Conn. -- Weston native Richard Hyman will tell tales of life with Jacques Cousteau on Monday, Sept. 19, at the Westport Public Library. Hyman's book "Frogmen" will be available for purchase and signing at the program, which is free and open to the public. The book is Hyman's account of his diving adventures with Cousteau and the crew of the Calypso in Canada, Mexico, ...

  9. Stratford Square Becomes Stratford 'Scare' For Halloween With Fright Haven

    Stratford Square Becomes Stratford 'Scare' For Halloween With Fright Haven

    STRATFORD, Conn. -- Fright Haven is back from the dead this year, and it's taken up residence in Stratford. It opens for a preview night this Saturday and will then have six weeks of extended weekend events.Fright Haven was spawned in West Haven nine years ago, but closed its doors several years ago. Promoters hope to resurrect its acclaimed reputation here in Stratford. The new ...

  10. Connecticut Marks 15th Anniversary Of 9/11 With Sherwood Island Ceremony

    Connecticut Marks 15th Anniversary Of 9/11 With Sherwood Island Ceremony

    WESTPORT, Conn. -- The public is invited to attend Connecticut's annual 9/11 Memorial Ceremony, on Thursday, Sept. 8, at Sherwood Island State Park in Westport. The ceremony honors and celebrates the lives of those killed in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks who have ties to Connecticut.The state's official memorial to the victims of the attacks is located on a peninsula at the ...

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