Saturday, March 02, 2024


Supporting Animal Rights Image
More than a dozen persons opposed to wearing furs demonstrated today outside Albe Furs and Outerwear on Post Road East across from the Westport Country Playhouse. The Darien-based Friends of Animals sponsored the protest to urge people not to buy furs this holiday season. There were no reported problems. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Phyllis Groner for

Holiday Rides Available on Main Street Image
Visitors to Westport’s Main Street can take a free holiday wagon ride today and Sunday from noon to 3 p.m. courtesy of the Westport Downtown Merchants Association and the Loon Meadow Farm. Steve Podhajecki (l) of Norfork, Conn., is the owner of the Percherom horses named Doc (l) and Sam. They are 15 years old and this is their first year in Westport. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Larry Untermeyer for