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Roy Fuchs

Community Advisor

Roy is a retired financial/marketing executive who lived in Westport for 30 years, and still has ties to the community despite living in Trumbull. He was a member of Westport's Board of Finance, he volunteers actively in Westport and Trumbull, is a substitute teacher and a volunteer ESL tutor. He began writing as a retiree, and now reports extensively on activities in both towns.

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  1. Protesters Turn Up The Heat At 'Love Trumps Hate' Rally At Fairfield's SHU

    Protesters Turn Up The Heat At 'Love Trumps Hate' Rally At Fairfield's SHU

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. -- Supporters of presidential candidate Hillary Clinton and local Democratic leaders rallied outside the Sacred Heart University campus in Fairfield late Saturday afternoon before a campaign appearance by Republican candidate Donald Trump. The event was dubbed the "Love Trumps Hate" rally. It drew dozens of participants despite the steamy temperatures. It was ...

  2. Protesters Stage 'Love Trumps Hate' Rally Outside SHU Campus

    Protesters Stage 'Love Trumps Hate' Rally Outside SHU Campus

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. -- While hundreds of people were filing into the William H. Pitt Center for the Donald Trump for President rally, a small but growing and very vocal anti-Trump crowd gathered at the side of the Sacred Heart University campus to stage a Love Trumps Hate rally late Saturday afternoon.  "In my 71 years, I've never felt so strongly about a political campaign," ...

  3. Trumbull Police Looking To Build Trust With The Community

    Trumbull Police Looking To Build Trust With The Community

    TRUMBULL, Conn. — Chief Michael Lombardo demonstrated Wednesday evening that old dogs can learn new tricks as he described how the Trumbull Police Department is evolving in these troubled times.Co-chairing a meeting at Frenchtown School on community policing with George Mintz, president of the Greater Bridgeport Branch of the NAACP, Lombardo described several initiatives his department ...

  4. Entrepreneurs Learn How 'Trumbull Is Working For You' At Networking Event

    Entrepreneurs Learn How 'Trumbull Is Working For You' At Networking Event

    TRUMBULL, Conn. — Business people and entrepreneurs gathered to embrace the theme “Trumbull is working for you” at the town's first-ever business networking event last week.Thirteen small business funders and support group representatives gathered at Trumbull Town Hall. They offered their elevator pitches to local entrepreneurs, small business owners, advisors and bankers.Co-host Rina ...

  5. Economic Development Director Leads Business Networking Event

    Economic Development Director Leads Business Networking Event

    TRUMBULL, Conn. — Everyone interested in growing business in Trumbull is invited to attend the town's first-ever business networking event. Rina Bakalar, Trumbull’s recently appointed Economic and Community Development Director, will the meeting. It is set for 7:30 to 9 a.m. Wednesday, July 20, at the Trumbull Town Hall Council Chambers.The event is co-sponsored by the Town of Trumbull ...

  6. Storyteller Crafts Tales For The Crowd At Westport Sunrise Rotary

    Storyteller Crafts Tales For The Crowd At Westport Sunrise Rotary

    WESTPORT, Conn. — Storytelling has been with us since the beginning of time, but John O’Hern recently told Westport Sunrise Rotary members how to make their stories more memorable.“It’s in our DNA,” O'Hern said, sharing with Sunrise Rotary members his tips on crafting a better story at the group's monthly meeting. He became a storyteller “because I’m probably one of the best BS-ers I ...

  7. Buyers Beat The Heat At Westport Library Book Sale, Fine Arts Festival

    Buyers Beat The Heat At Westport Library Book Sale, Fine Arts Festival

    WESTPORT, Conn. — A nice crowd turned out at the Westport Library Book Sale on Saturday — with many buyers seeking relief from the heat under the tent.   A number of shoppers also went to see the Westport Fine Arts Show in Parker Harding Plaza, then bailed for the relative comfort of the book sale tent.Both events continue on Sunday. The sale featured lots of books, a kids book tent, an ...

  8. Beach Reads To Classics: Get Bargains At Westport Library's Book Sale

    Beach Reads To Classics: Get Bargains At Westport Library's Book Sale

    WESTPORT, Conn. — The Westport Library’s Book Sale is a staple of the summer season. The sale, now in its 24th year, expects to enjoy 10,000 “walk-ins” flocking to Jesup Green and the McManus Room to browse through 100,000 books. They will spend well over $100,000 — all of which supports the library’s programming and acquisitions. Shoppers will be assisted by some 300 volunteers. The ...

  9. Wine Aficionado Takes The Reins At Westport's Liquor Locker

    Wine Aficionado Takes The Reins At Westport's Liquor Locker

    WESTPORT, Conn. — Westport’s Liquor Locker has a new owner — wine maven Cory D’Addario. D’Addario recently purchased the nearly 50-year-old institution from Harvey Skolnick. His nephew, Seth Sholes, will remain a partner, and Pat and Lou and Harvey will continue offering their knowledgeable support to customers.D’Addario is a Culinary Institute of America-trained chef who has been a ...

  10. Westport Bids Farewell To Butler After 27 Years Of Compassionate Service

    Westport Bids Farewell To Butler After 27 Years Of Compassionate Service

    WESTPORT, Conn. — After 27 years as Westport’s director of human services, Barbara Butler is retiring. On Wednesday afternoon, over 70 of her co-workers, town leaders, and numerous volunteers honored her at the Center for Senior Services.Butler served under six first selectmen, initiated a virtual encyclopedia of organizations and facilities to aid those in need, and built the Human ...

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