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Meredith Guinness

Community Reporter mguinness@dailyvoice.com

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

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  1. Lifestyle Maven Katie Brown To Help Launch Cookbook Club In Westport

    Lifestyle Maven Katie Brown To Help Launch Cookbook Club In Westport

    WESTPORT, Conn. — Do you read cookbooks for fun?Go ahead, admit it. Given the growing number of food fanatics in America, you’re certainly not alone.And you can make some new foodie friends at the launch of Westport LIbrary’s new Cookbook Club, featuring a guest appearance by local food blogger/cookbook author/TV celeb Katie Brown of Katie Brown Workshop.The inaugural event takes place ...

  2. Fairfield Police Investigating Possible Connection Between Two Burglaries

    Fairfield Police Investigating Possible Connection Between Two Burglaries

    FAIRFELD, Conn. — Police are investigating a burglary on Ferguson Drive over the weekend.On Nov. 18, the homeowner noticed her front door had been kicked in. She told officers it may have happened the day before as she hadn’t used that door when she got home Friday evening, police said.She reported miscellaneous jewelry and an iPad stolen.Detectives found some evidence at the home and ...

  3. Connecticut's Future Takes The Spotlight At SHU Panel Discussion

    Connecticut's Future Takes The Spotlight At SHU Panel Discussion

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — Several state leaders will be on hand for “Connecticut at the Crossroads: A Conversation about the State’s Present and Future,” a timely panel discussion at Sacred Heart University.Sponsored by the university’s Institute for Public Policy, the event will take place at 5 p.m., Nov. 28 at the Frank and Marisa Business & Communications Center, 5401 Park ...

  4. Fairfield Driver Charged With DUI In Hit And Run

    Fairfield Driver Charged With DUI In Hit And Run

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — A Fairfield man faces several charges after his truck hit a rock and two dogwoods on Congress Street Friday and left the scene, police said.Police said Mark Bento, 60, of Congress Street, was driving a Ford pickup with a full load of firewood west on Congress around 11 p.m when he veered to the right and struck the rock and trees, causing two flat tires on his ...

  5. Bridgeport Gives Thanks To Veterans With Free Turkey Day Fixings

    Bridgeport Gives Thanks To Veterans With Free Turkey Day Fixings

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — The city’s Veterans Affairs office made Turkey Day a little tastier for dozens of veterans, passing out bags of free Thanksgiving trimmings at their East Main Street offices Monday.“We’re in the time of gratitude at Thanksgiving,” said Health Director Martiza Bond, overseeing the annual distribution.City workers had already donated to about 60 vets in the first 20 ...

  6. Police: Bridgeport Man Charged In One-Car DUI Crash In Fairfield

    Police: Bridgeport Man Charged In One-Car DUI Crash In Fairfield

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — A Bridgeport man sustained facial injuries early Sunday after he left a bar and drove his car into a telephone pole on Stratfield Road, police said.Orlando Sanchez, 27, of Remington Street, was driving northbound just around 12:30 a.m. when his 2010 Honda struck the pole, leaving it spilt and leaning, police said.He failed field sobriety tests and told officers he had ...

  7. Westport Woman Arrested Twice In One Weekend For Assaults On Male

    Westport Woman Arrested Twice In One Weekend For Assaults On Male

    WESTPORT, Conn. — A Westport woman was arrested after dragging a male down some stairs Saturday and then assaulting him while he slept early Sunday, police said.At around 5:30 p.m. Saturday, officers received a report that a male had fallen in a garage. Upon arrival at the undisclosed address, officers learned the male had been dragged down the stairs into the garage by Ting Lu, 30, of ...

  8. City Announces East Washington Avenue Bridge Closure in Bridgeport

    City Announces East Washington Avenue Bridge Closure in Bridgeport

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — The city will temporarily close the East Washington Avenue bridge Tuesday, Nov. 21, so workers can complete mechanical and electrical repairs to the span.Storm and saltwater damage require a detour route around the bridge over Bridgeport Harbor. Traffic will be routed to River Street from Knowlton Street heading west and North Washington Avenue to River Street from ...

  9. Balloons Were Low, But Spirits Were High At Annual Stamford Parade

    Balloons Were Low, But Spirits Were High At Annual Stamford Parade

    STAMFORD, Conn. — The giant balloons looked like they were hunting for loose change on Atlantic Street, but spirits were high and performers were game at the blustery Stamford Downtown Parade Spectacular on Sunday.With winds gusting to more than 30 miles per hour, parade organizers delayed the big show for a half-hour, allowing an impromptu dance party in the street in front of the ...

  10. Balloons Are Set To Soar In Stamford Parade; Start Delayed A Half-Hour

    Balloons Are Set To Soar In Stamford Parade; Start Delayed A Half-Hour

    STAMFORD, Conn. — THE BALLOONS ARE FLYING! That was the message just before noon Sunday from organizers of the the 24th Annual Stamford Downtown Parade Spectacular. The start of the parade has been delayed from noon until 12:30 p.m. Spectators along the route reported it was windy, with balloons, hats and leaves flying. But organizers said the balloons will be a part of the parade this ...

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