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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. Reggae Fave Brings Birthday Bash To Fairfield Theatre Company

    Reggae Fave Brings Birthday Bash To Fairfield Theatre Company

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — Local reggae hero Mystic Bowie plans to spend his birthday at home — his musical home, that is. The magnetic performer will take to the stage at Fairfield Theatre Company Saturday for his annual Mystic Bowie/Bob Marley Birthday Bash, an evening dedicated solely to the music of the two singers, whose birthdays are two days apart.“I do consider FTC my musical home,” ...

  2. Police: Suspect In Several Fairfield County Robberies Nabbed In Shelton

    Police: Suspect In Several Fairfield County Robberies Nabbed In Shelton

    SHELTON, Conn. —A Milford man suspected in several Fairfield County robberies was arrested Tuesday in Shelton after an armed robbery at the Subway restaurant on River Road, police said.James Karpicky, 35, was charged with first-degree robbery and sixth-degree larceny in the incident, police said. He was held on $75,000 bond.A female employee at the restaurant told officers that a man ...

  3. Murphy Tells Workers: I'll Work With Trump, GOP To Protect Manufacturing

    Murphy Tells Workers: I'll Work With Trump, GOP To Protect Manufacturing

    SHELTON, Conn. — U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) told employees at a Shelton manufacturing company he hopes to meet with President Donald Trump soon to discuss closing loopholes in the Buy American law to protect jobs and national security.Though he’s received national attention for opposing some of Trump’s executive orders and cabinet nominees, Murphy said Friday in Shelton that not ...

  4. Fairfield Woman Turns Into A Tireless Anti-Trump Dynamo

    Fairfield Woman Turns Into A Tireless Anti-Trump Dynamo

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — To say Lisa Boyne is energized — and more than a little enraged — by Donald J. Trump’s presidency is an understatement.Boyne — who organized the Women’s March for Connecticut, drawing an estimated 5,000 like-minded people to a Jan. 21 rally in Stamford — says she’s not resting on her laurels because she believes the country’s values are under attack.“I’ve never done ...

  5. Bridgeport Crowd Vows 'Continuous Struggle' Against New Immigration Rules

    Bridgeport Crowd Vows 'Continuous Struggle' Against New Immigration Rules

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — More than 100 people converged on chill McLevy Green Monday evening, vowing to fight against President Donald Trump’s executive order severely restricting immigration from seven Muslim countries.“Mr. President believes he owns the country like another (piece of) real estate he owns,” Fairfield University professor Ahmed Ebrahim said to cheers from the diverse crowd. ...

  6. 'Love Is All Around' Mary Tyler Moore's Final Resting Place in Fairfield

    'Love Is All Around' Mary Tyler Moore's Final Resting Place in Fairfield

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — A steady stream of Mary Tyler Moore fans made a pilgrimage to Oak Lawn Cemetery on Monday to pay their respects to the iconic actress and producer who was laid to rest there Sunday.“I grew up watching Mary Tyler Moore,” said Liz Zarrilli of Fairfield. “She’s my idol. I loved her effervesce, her vitality, the path that she led for women in this world.”Moore, 80, died ...

  7. KenCrest Moves Closer To Home In Stratford To Fulfill Mission Of Caring

    KenCrest Moves Closer To Home In Stratford To Fulfill Mission Of Caring

    STRATFORD, Conn — KenCrest officially opened its Connecticut headquarters in Stratford on Friday, bringing its service and leadership a little closer to the people with intellectual and developmental disabilities it serves across the state.The 112-year-old Lutheran-affiliated nonprofit operates 12 homes in Connecticut, including three in Stratford.“”This is a little closer to our ...

  8. Middle School Students Serve Up Kindness At Fairfield's Operation Hope

    Middle School Students Serve Up Kindness At Fairfield's Operation Hope

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — When Fairfield’s PTAs asked each each school in town to provide and serve a meal at the Operation Hope shelter twice a year, families at Roger Ludlowe Middle School decided they wanted to do a little more.To that end, volunteers from the school provide a meal for 50 people at the shelter’s community kitchen every month of the school year.“It’s really surprising how ...

  9. Concerned Voters Turn Out In Bridgeport, Call Stamford March Just The Start

    Concerned Voters Turn Out In Bridgeport, Call Stamford March Just The Start

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — Concerned citizens converged on U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal’s offices Tuesday, looking to keep the momentum from the weekend’s Women's March alive through continued activism.Two waves of residents — about 50 spurred by MoveOn.org and another 30 from the 5,000 who marched in Stamford — met with the Democratic senator’s staff in Bridgeport. A third group visited his ...

  10. Sleuthing Turns Up Rare Sisleys For Major Art Retrospective In Greenwich

    Sleuthing Turns Up Rare Sisleys For Major Art Retrospective In Greenwich

    GREENWICH, Conn. — Curator MaryAnne Stevens fancies herself a bit of a detective when researching artist Alfred Sisley, the center of a major retrospective that opened this month at the Bruce Museum in Greenwich.Few records remain of the life, times and philosophy of the “purest of all the major Impressionists,” who was a contemporary of Claude Monet and Pierre-Auguste Renoir. “In a ...

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