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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. Here's A Westport Food Festival Your Bubbe Can Get Behind

    Here's A Westport Food Festival Your Bubbe Can Get Behind

    WESTPORT, Conn. — You’ve heard of Irish festivals, Italian food fairs and Chinese New Year extravaganzas.So what’s a Jewish foodie to do?Head to Westport’s Temple Israel June 11 for the first-ever Southern Connecticut Jewish Food Festival.Sponsored by the Federation for Jewish Philanthropy of Upper Fairfield County, this day of mouthwatering foods and fascinating lectures and workshops ...

  2. Westport Police: Woman Stole Landscaping Check From Mailbox

    Westport Police: Woman Stole Landscaping Check From Mailbox

    WESTPORT, Conn. — A West Haven woman was arrested recently after police said she forged a check and stole nearly $2,000 from a town man.Tiffany Falcone, 44, of Ocean Avenue, was charged with third-degree forgery and fourth-degree larceny, police said. She was held on $10,000 bond.The arrest stems from a June 2016 incident in which the Westport man received an overdue payment notice from ...

  3. Westport Cops: Woman Swipes Energy Drinks From Stop & Shop

    Westport Cops: Woman Swipes Energy Drinks From Stop & Shop

    WESTPORT, Conn. — A Norwalk woman was arrested in Westport for trying to steal cases of Red Bull and Monster drinks from Stop & Shop, police said.Christina Foley, 32, of Benedict Street, was charged with sixth-degree larceny. She is scheduled to appear in court on June 12, police said.On June 2 at around 6 p.m., a loss prevention officer for the Post Road East store stopped Foley, ...

  4. Westport Cops: Man 'Returns' $955 Sweater, Gets Arrested

    Westport Cops: Man 'Returns' $955 Sweater, Gets Arrested

    WESTPORT, Conn. — A Chappaqua, N.Y., man who police said stole nearly $1,000 from Mitchell’s in a fake return scheme in 2015 was arrested Thursday on a warrant, police said.Richard Becker, 52, of Martha Place, was charged with fifth-degree larceny. He was held on $500 bond and is scheduled to appear in court on June 19.On Jan. 19, 2015, Becker walked into the Post Road East store ...

  5. Beyond Campbell's Soup: Greenwich Museum Takes Fresh Look At Warhol

    Beyond Campbell's Soup: Greenwich Museum Takes Fresh Look At Warhol

    UPDATE: Admission is free on opening day, Saturday, June 10.GREENWICH, Conn. — You’ve seen the soup cans, but there’s a whole lot more to Andy Warhol’s work.The Bruce Museum aims to broaden visitor’s perspectives on the eclectic Pop artist with “Spring into Summer with Andy Warhol and Friends,” opening June 10 at the Greenwich museum.“Although we tend to associate Warhol’s work with ...

  6. Westport Police: Waterbury Woman Hid Drugs In Underwear

    Westport Police: Waterbury Woman Hid Drugs In Underwear

    WESTPORT, Conn. — A Waterbury woman face drug and interfering charges after a routine police stop in Westport Thursday.Mellissa Hernandez, 27, of Woodside Avenue, was charged with criminal impersonation, interfering with an officer, possession of marijuana and operating a motor vehicle under suspension, police said.Around 5 p.m., an officer stopped a car traveling on Post Road East ...

  7. Westport Police: Man In Crash Found With Heroin, Cocaine, Pain Killers

    Westport Police: Man In Crash Found With Heroin, Cocaine, Pain Killers

    WESTPORT, Conn. — A New Haven man who crashed his car on Riverside Avenue Tuesday ended up arrested when officers found heroin, cocaine, suboxone and hypodermic needles in the vehicle, police said.Michael White, 28, of Birch Lane, was charged with possession of narcotics and possession of drug paraphernalia, police said. He was held on $10,000 bond and is scheduled to appear in court on ...

  8. Strawberry Fans Get Berry Good News In Shelton

    Strawberry Fans Get Berry Good News In Shelton

    Update: SHELTON, Conn. — Pick-Your-Own fruit fans just got some good news: Jones Family Farms is now open for strawberry season.Barring bad weather, visitors can enter the fields from 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and pick until 6 p.m. at Pumpkinseed Hill, 120 Beardsley Road, just off Route 110 Monday through Saturday and 8 a.m. to noon on Sundays.Children are welcome with adult supervision, but ...

  9. Norwalk Women Nailed It At Habitat For Humanity Contest

    Norwalk Women Nailed It At Habitat For Humanity Contest

    NORWALK, Conn. — Two Norwalk women showed they know a little something about hammering at the 2nd annual She Nailed It competition, a benefit for Habitat for Humanity of Coastal Fairfield County.Gilza Smith, Suzanne Fandel and their two teammates on Team Googly Eyes — Amy Schneider of Stratford and Cat Edwards of Old Saybrook — bested 19 other teams to win the ladies-only nail-hammering ...

  10. Body Found In Burning Car In Bridgeport

    Body Found In Burning Car In Bridgeport

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — Firefighters responding to a car fire Wednesday night made a grisly discovery — the body of a man in the burning vehicle.Bridgeport firefighters arrived at the burning car at Houston and Dodd avenues around 10 p.m. and found the body in the passenger seat after they suppressed the blaze, said city Communications Director Rowena White.An autopsy is scheduled for later ...

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