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Getting Him Down

Tickets are available for next month’s 65th annual Candlelight Concert, presented by the Staples High School Music Department.WestportNow.com Image
The annual Staples Candlelight Concert has attracted crowds for decades. This view is a 2004 concert. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Emily Laux for WestportNow.com

The Symphonic Orchestra, Symphonic and Sophomore Bands, along with the Staples Chorus and Chorale will perform the concert on Friday Dec. 16 at 7 p.m. and Saturday Dec. 17 at 7 p.m. and 9:30 p.m in the recently reopened Staples Auditorium.

Each group will present individual performances while the singers and orchestra will also unite for the traditional processional 0-0 victory over Greenwich. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Betsey Lebow for WestportNow.com

Turkey Survey

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The Rev. John Danner of Westport’s Saugatuck Congregational Church early today surveys turkeys to be picked up by volunteers and cooked in individual kitchens, then returned to the church in time for today�s Thanksgiving Feast. In the background in the white chef�s hat is Ricki Letowt, a Norwalk resident who every year oversees the dinner preparations. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) WestportNow.com photo