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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. Fairfield Police: Leaf Blower Theft Spells Larceny Charges For Two Men

    Fairfield Police: Leaf Blower Theft Spells Larceny Charges For Two Men

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — Two men, including one with a lengthy criminal history, face larceny charges after they attempted to steal a $450 leaf blower from a landscaping truck in broad daylight Friday, police said.The landscaping supervisor told officers he saw Matthew Eichler, 31, of Hazard Avenue, Enfield, running down a Sturges Highway driveway with the backpack blower and chased him, ...

  2. Fairfield Police: Cyclist Winds Up On Windshield After Collision

    Fairfield Police: Cyclist Winds Up On Windshield After Collision

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — A cyclist was sent to the hospital Saturday evening, when he tried to make a turn off Stratfield Road and was struck by a car.The rider, who was wearing a cycling suit with reflective neon stripes, was attempting to turn onto Gate Ridge Road when he was hit, falling onto the car’s hood and windshield before tumbling to the ground, police said.The driver, an ...

  3. Motorcyclist Sent To Hospital After Fairfield Crash

    Motorcyclist Sent To Hospital After Fairfield Crash

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — A motorcyclist was taken to the hospital after he was hit by a car on Mill Plain Road Friday night, police said.Police issued a 27-year-old Shelton woman an infraction for failure to grant the right of way after she struck the rider, who had just left I-95 at Exit 21.He was taken to St. Vincent’s Medical Center after the 7:45 p.m. incident.

  4. Fairfield Police: K9 Officer Takes A Bite Out Of Fleeing Convict

    Fairfield Police: K9 Officer Takes A Bite Out Of Fleeing Convict

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — An Ansonia man with a long list of prior convictions led officers on a brief chase Saturday afternoon before a K9 officer bit him on the buttocks and detained him, police said.Shortly after 4:30 p.m., officers attempted to stop a Dodge Neon with a stolen license plate at Exit 19 of I-95 in Southport, police said.The vehicle sped off and the driver, Andre Genest, 28, ...

  5. Fairfield Woman Reports Labor Day Weekend Burglary, Police Say

    Fairfield Woman Reports Labor Day Weekend Burglary, Police Say

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — A Mill Hill Terrace woman came home from a holiday weekend away to find her home had been burglarized, police said.The woman found her rear door open and computers, jewelry, cash, gift cards and handbags missing, police said. An electric leaf blower was also stolen from the garage.The woman said the crime must have happened between 9:30 a.m. Friday and 3:30 p.m. ...

  6. Take A Break And A Bite At the Slice Of Saugatuck Festival In Westport

    Take A Break And A Bite At the Slice Of Saugatuck Festival In Westport

    WESTPORT, Conn. — More than 50 businesses will open their doors Sept. 9 for the sixth annual Slice of Saugatuck Festival, a day of music, munchies and a maker faire along the streets of this bustling neighborhood.The day runs from 2 to 5 p.m. and the Westport Weston Chamber of Commerce expects about 2,000 people will be going door to door, sampling the restaurants, merchants and ...

  7. Unleash Your Inner Artist At Free Workshops, Demos At Silvermine School

    Unleash Your Inner Artist At Free Workshops, Demos At Silvermine School

    NEW CANAAN, Conn. — Creative types can get a sneak peek into one of the country’s oldest artist communities at the Silvermine School of Art’s Open Art Studio, a full day of free workshops and demonstrations.Held from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 9, the day of artistic exploration is open to artists of all ages and levels.Try a new technique or medium, learn a new discipline, ...

  8. Westport Cops: New York Woman Uses Fake Credit Cards — Again

    Westport Cops: New York Woman Uses Fake Credit Cards — Again

    WESTPORT, Conn. — A New York woman who has been arrested in Fairfield and Darien on charges of attempting to use fake credit cards to steal from bank accounts was arrested again Aug. 28 in Westport, police said.Gabriele Enache, 38, of Northern Blvd., Flushing, was arrested on a warrant and charged with credit card theft, criminal impersonation, illegal use of a credit card, illegal ...

  9. Texas Firefighters: Westport's Bravest Have Your Back With T-Shirt Donation

    Texas Firefighters: Westport's Bravest Have Your Back With T-Shirt Donation

    WESTPORT, Conn. — Some Texas firefighters who hae been working to help victims of Hurricane Harvey will have something clean to wear, thanks to the Westport Fire Department.At the request of the Texas State Fire Marshal’s Office, Westport Fire Department donated 125 T-shirts bearing the department logo to be distributed to Texas firefighters who have suffered losses during the relief ...

  10. Famed Fairfield County Restaurateur Named 2018 Barnum Festival Ringmaster

    Famed Fairfield County Restaurateur Named 2018 Barnum Festival Ringmaster

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — Johnny Vazzano, co-owner of the popular Vazzy’s chain of restaurants across eastern Fairfield County, is the 70th annual Barnum Festival ringmaster.The festival officially announced the 2018 ringmaster Friday, sparking congratulatory notes all over social media.“Congrats, you look good in that red jacket!” one fan wrote on the Facebook page for The Original ...

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