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

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  1. Poll On Tolls: AAA Releases Results Of Transportation Funding Survey

    Poll On Tolls: AAA Releases Results Of Transportation Funding Survey

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — Nearly half of state motorists support adding tolls to interstates over other ways to fund transportation costs, according to a new AAA poll.In addition, motorists “strongly support” a constitutional amendment for a transportation lock box, according to the poll of 980 state drivers.The survey was conducted by AAA Allied and AAA Northeast, the two clubs that ...

  2. Educator's Musical Journey Brings Her Home To Bridgeport

    Educator's Musical Journey Brings Her Home To Bridgeport

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — Alicia Robinson’s music odyssey started when she heard an intriguing call for new school band members in fifth grade, the Bridgeport Public Schools educator said in a recent interview with the Huffington Post.“My music educational career began in fifth grade when there was the announcement for students who were interested in signing up for band, and I had my heart ...

  3. Fairfield's Tetreau To Lead Regional Metro Council

    Fairfield's Tetreau To Lead Regional Metro Council

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — First Selectman Mike Tetreau has been elected chairman of the Connecticut Metropolitan Council of Governments (MetroCOG).MetroCOG is a multi-discipline, regional planning organization with six member communities — Fairfield, Bridgeport, Easton, Trumbull, Monroe and Stratford.As one of nine planning regions in the state, MetroCOG is responsible for planning, project ...

  4. Calling All Creative Types: Maker Faire Westport Is Looking For You

    Calling All Creative Types: Maker Faire Westport Is Looking For You

    WESTPORT, Conn. — Are you a budding entrepreneur? A craftsman? A performer just searching for a stage?Now’s the time to sign up for the 7th annual Maker Faire Westport, a showcase for imaginative types from across the state that’s expected to draw a whopping 12,000 attendees to downtown Westport on April 21.“We are looking for creative people who want to share their energy and talents ...

  5. National Report: Connecticut Residents Near Top Of The Education Class

    National Report: Connecticut Residents Near Top Of The Education Class

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — A new study reports that Connecticut is the home to the third most-educated population in the nation, just behind Massachusetts and Maryland residents.According to a 2018 report by the personal finance website WalletHub, Connecticut has the third highest percentage of residents who hold graduate or professional degrees.Connecticut ranks fourth for percentage of ...

  6. Have You Seen Them? Shelton Police Seek Two In Car Break-In

    Have You Seen Them? Shelton Police Seek Two In Car Break-In

    SHELTON, Conn. — Shelton police seek the public’s help in identifying two people who tried to use a stolen credit card at a Bridgeport store.On Jan. 8, a woman told officers she left her purse inside her car outside St. Lawrence Church in Shelton. When she returned, the purse was gone.Surveillance footage captured someone pulling into the church parking lot and breaking into the car to ...

  7. Charles Monzillo, Former Danbury Fire Chief, Dies At 91

    Charles Monzillo, Former Danbury Fire Chief, Dies At 91

    DANBURY, Conn. — Charles Joseph Monzillo, a former Danbury fire chief who moved to Clermont, Fla., died Jan. 15 after a long battle with Parkinson’s Disease. He was 91.Born on Oct. 4, 1926 to Biagio and Hertha Monzillo, he grew up in Brooklyn, N.Y. and led a life full of service to others.Monzillo served in the Army Air Corp during WWII, Transit Police of New York City and following ...

  8. Waterbury Man Faces Drug Charge In Monroe

    Waterbury Man Faces Drug Charge In Monroe

    MONROE, Conn. — A routine traffic stop led to a drug charge for a Waterbury man Sunday night, police said.Around 9 p.m., a Monroe police officer pulled over Brian Rodrigues, 27, of Tracy Avenue, for an equipment violation and smelled the odor of marijuana coming from his vehicle, police said.A search of Rodrigues and the car revealed three grams of marijuana, three grams of marijuana ...

  9. Hyde Park Woman Faces Larceny Charges In Westport

    Hyde Park Woman Faces Larceny Charges In Westport

    WESTPORT, Conn. — A New York woman turned herself in to Westport police Monday and is facing larceny charges in connection with a clothing theft, police said.On Oct. 24, a woman stole more than $300 in clothing from a downtown merchant.A second woman, later identified as Kathy Deacon, 65, of Cardinal Road, Hyde Park, returned the stolen items to the store and received a gift card for ...

  10. Shelton Company Named One Of 'Best & Brightest' In The U.S.

    Shelton Company Named One Of 'Best & Brightest' In The U.S.

    SHELTON, Conn. — Barnum Financial Group of Shelton has been named one of the “Best and Brightest” companies to work for in the United States.The company is one of 437 selected for the honor from about 2,000 nominees by the Best and Brightest organization, part of the National Association of Business Resources.“We are extremely pleased to be recognized nationally as an employer who ...

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