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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. From High School To Real World: Trumbull Program Tackles Autism Issues

    From High School To Real World: Trumbull Program Tackles Autism Issues

    TRUMBULL, Conn. — Transitioning from high school to college or a job can be a daunting experience for anyone.For someone with autism, the change can be even more overwhelming.Enter Transition Opportunities for Postsecondary Success (TOPS), a first-of-its-kind preparedness program created through a partnership with The Kennedy Center and Fairfield University.Begun this fall, TOPS ...

  2. Have You Seen It? Shelton Police Seek Jeep In Hit & Run That Closed Street

    Have You Seen It? Shelton Police Seek Jeep In Hit & Run That Closed Street

    SHELTON, Conn. — Police are seeking the public’s help in finding a Jeep that downed a telephone pole containing PCB material, leaving Poplar Drive closed since Nov. 5.Around 6 a.m. that day, Shelton officers responded to Poplar and Suren drives on a report of a hit-and-run accident, police said.Officers found the pole securing a transformer containing PCB material down across Poplar. ...

  3. Boo! Beardsley Zoo Celebrates Student Winners In Scarecrows On Parade

    Boo! Beardsley Zoo Celebrates Student Winners In Scarecrows On Parade

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — Creative kids let their imaginations soar in the Beardsley Zoo’s annual Scarecrows on Parade with two Fairfield County schools taking top honors.Each year the zoo invites schools, art classes, scouts and classrooms to create their own one-of-a-kind scarecrows to exhibit in front of the zoo’s greenhouse throughout October and November.Guests at Boo at the Zoo on Oct. ...

  4. Stew Leonard's Takes Thanksgiving Samples To A New Level This Weekend

    Stew Leonard's Takes Thanksgiving Samples To A New Level This Weekend

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — Want to mix it up a little this Thanksgiving?Get some fresh ideas on what to serve with the bird at Stew Leonard’s Taste of Thanksgiving, running from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at both the Norwalk and Danbury stores.Shoppers can enjoy a cornucopia of sampling stations in each store, offering nibbles of some of Stew’s most popular Turkey Day dishes — ...

  5. Shelton's Wiffle Ball Hits The Big Leagues At National Toy Hall Of Fame

    Shelton's Wiffle Ball Hits The Big Leagues At National Toy Hall Of Fame

    SHELTON, Conn. — Shelton’s own Wiffle Ball® finally knocked one out of the park, winning a coveted spot in the National Toy Hall of Fame.The time-honored plaything — made in Shelton since 1953 — joins paper airplanes and the board game Clue in the hall’s Class of 2017.The new group was inducted into the Rochester, N.Y.-based hall, taking their place alongside previous honorees such as ...

  6. Fairfield Police: Westport Man Who Drove Car Into Building Had Heroin

    Fairfield Police: Westport Man Who Drove Car Into Building Had Heroin

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — A Westport man with eight grams of heroin in his car drove his BMW into a building in Southport on Sunday, police said.The man, who appeared confused at the scene, was taken to St. Vincent’s Medical Center with non-life-threatening injuries around 2 p.m., police said.Witnesses said the man drove the 2010 BMW 528xi over the curb and into a cement wall at People’s Bank ...

  7. Food & Wine Magazine Stops In Bridgeport — And Likes What It Sees

    Food & Wine Magazine Stops In Bridgeport — And Likes What It Sees

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — Many Bridgeport residents — especially those in the Black Rock neighborhood — are over the moon that Food & Wine magazine decided to stop off and write an article about the eclectic food scene in the state's largest city. Facebook was lighting up Tuesday night once word of the Nov. 7 story came out.Read it here to find out some the magazine's favorites.

  8. Former Stamford Attorney Trades Law For Lit With Latest Page-Turner

    Former Stamford Attorney Trades Law For Lit With Latest Page-Turner

    STAMFORD, Conn. — When Wendy Walker was a student at Brown University, she snagged a coveted two-year internship at Goldman, Sachs & Co., then headed off to earn her J.D. at Georgetown University Law Center.So it might surprise her classmates to know she’s now… a best-selling novelist.“I took one creative writing course at Brown and I took it pass/fail,” the Stamford resident said ...

  9. New Chinese Eatery May Set Off Gourmet Sichuan War In Fairfield

    New Chinese Eatery May Set Off Gourmet Sichuan War In Fairfield

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — Fairfield County fans of authentic Sichuan cuisine will be pleased to know the folks behind Milford’s heralded Lao Sze Chuan have set down roots in town at Gingko Sichuan Cuisine.Just off a week-long soft opening, the restaurant, in the Fairfield Centre Shopping Center at 923 Post Road, had an official grand opening Friday.The new place is part of a mini-chain started ...

  10. Fun, Flamingoes, 4,000 Runners Expected At Vicki Soto 5K In Stratford

    Fun, Flamingoes, 4,000 Runners Expected At Vicki Soto 5K In Stratford

    STRATFORD, Conn. — About 4,000 runners are expected to take part in the 5th annual Vicki Soto 5K on Saturday, what would have been the Sandy Hook School teacher’s 32nd birthday.Soto, a first-grade teacher, died Dec. 14, 2012, when a gunman shot and killed 20 children and six staff members at the school.Runners come from around the United States to participate in the day, which, despite ...

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