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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. Enjoy A Free Cone At Stamford's Dairy Queen — And Help A Children's Charity

    Enjoy A Free Cone At Stamford's Dairy Queen — And Help A Children's Charity

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — To celebrate the first day of spring, Fairfield County fans of Dairy Queen can enjoy a free ice cream cone and help a children's charity at the same time.  #FreeConeDay is today, March 20, the first day of spring. For the promotion, participating Dairy Queen outlets are offering one free small vanilla cone per person.During this spring event, Dairy Queen is ...

  2. Irish Eyes Are Smiling At St. Patrick's Day Parade In Bridgeport

    Irish Eyes Are Smiling At St. Patrick's Day Parade In Bridgeport

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — Having March 17 as your birthday has its perks.Justin Duhancik of Stratford could imagine the hundreds of marchers, dancers and floats winding their way down Broad Street on Friday were all for him and not for the 35th annual Greater Bridgeport St. Patrick’s Day Parade.“I like the bagpipes,” said the newly minted 10-year-old, who was sporting a bright green fright ...

  3. For Westport Woman, Life Begins Après Divorce

    For Westport Woman, Life Begins Après Divorce

    WESTPORT, Conn. — When Sylvia Beckerman left her second ex-husband in 2015, she had her shoes, her clothes, some wine glasses and little else.So — looking to her son and soon-to-be daughter-in-law for inspiration — she marched herself over to Bed, Bath & Beyond and set up a post-divorce gift registry.“I thought, they’re starting new and I’m starting new, too,” said the Westport ...

  4. Bloodroot Of Bridgeport Celebrates 40th Birthday With NY Times Feature

    Bloodroot Of Bridgeport Celebrates 40th Birthday With NY Times Feature

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — They had no trained chefs, no wait staff and their restaurant sat in a former machine shop at the dead end of a residential street in Bridgeport, of all places.But somehow Bloodroot, a most unusual vegetarian/vegan restaurant and feminist bookstore, has endured and will celebrate its 40th anniversary next week.Perhaps the reason is the delicious and ever-changing ...

  5. Custom Meats Is Moo-ving Into Fairfield

    Custom Meats Is Moo-ving Into Fairfield

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — With more and more Americans paying attention to the quality of their food sources, Custom Meats has announced it will open a store in Fairfield next month.Located at 1903 Post Road — next to Isabelle et Vincent bakery — the shop will be the only 100 percent locally sourced, traditional whole animal butchery in Connecticut serving organic, non-GMO, nitrate-free, fresh ...

  6. Wild Birds Unlimited Nature Shop Comes To Roost In Fairfield

    Wild Birds Unlimited Nature Shop Comes To Roost In Fairfield

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — To paraphrase Tennyson, it’s nearly spring when a homeowner’s fancy turns to — the backyard.Which is why it’s the perfect time for Chris Petherick and Sue Shunta to open their Wild Birds Unlimited Nature Shop, a new Black Rock Turnpike outpost for everything you need to make your feathered friends feel welcome.“The whole backyard is what we’re after. Helping people ...

  7. Patrons Get The Vapors At Kure Of Bridgeport

    Patrons Get The Vapors At Kure Of Bridgeport

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — Glancing at the menu at Kure, you might think you were in a dessert-centric restaurant.Where else would you find NY Cheesecake, Kandy Kane and Cherries Gone Wild?But Kure is offering a different kind of indulgence: It’s a vaporium and lounge, giving smokers and those just looking for a relaxing, social experience a place to converge.Part of a company that’s centered ...

  8. Fairfield Third-Grader's Memory Endures At St. Baldrick's Fundraiser

    Fairfield Third-Grader's Memory Endures At St. Baldrick's Fundraiser

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — In March 2010, Fairfield third-grader Teddy Gerber shaved his dad’s head as part of the annual St. Baldrick’s event at Osborn Hill School to raise money for children’s cancer research.Less than six months later, Teddy, who had been diagnosed with a rare and aggressive form of pediatric cancer, passed away at the age of 9.Teddy’s family and friends will gather to ...

  9. This Is March? Kitesurfers, Birdwatchers Hit The Beach Along The Sound

    This Is March? Kitesurfers, Birdwatchers Hit The Beach Along The Sound

    STRATFORD, Conn. — Is it warm enough for you?It was for these kitesurfers who were zipping along the shoreline at Stratford’s Long Beach on Wednesday afternoon.With temperatures climbing into the 50s under sunny skies, several surfers suited up and jumped right in, braving water temperatures that were closer to 40 degrees.Others decided to lunch al fresco along the Lordship seawall or ...

  10. Craving A Cruller? Donut Crazy Is Rolling Into Westport Train Station Soon

    Craving A Cruller? Donut Crazy Is Rolling Into Westport Train Station Soon

    WESTPORT, Conn. — Donut Crazy, purveyors of the go-big-or-go-home style of creative donut-making, are expected to open their fifth location at the Westport train station later this month.With tantalizing flavors such as chocolate toasted coconut, Nutella and maple bacon, the popular eatery boasts four other locations: 3690 Main St., Stratford; 785 River Road, Shelton; 2992 Fairfield ...

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