Saturday, June 15, 2024


Top Male and Female in 10K Race Image
Timothy Milenkevich, 31, of Ansonia, and Mary Dolan Zengo, 47, of Wilton were the top male and female finishers in today’s Minute Man 10K race. Milenkevich, an employee of Target Training in Westport, running his first 10K racae, finished in a time of 33:11. Dolan Zengo’s, a mother of three, finished in 38:41. She said the last time she ran the Minute Man race was 10 or 15 years ago – and it snowed. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Dave Matlow for

Photo Finish Image
WestportNow photographer Dave Matlow (l) captures the moment as Luke McCambley, 23,  of Westport, a 2007 Staples High School graduate, crosses the finish line to win today’s Minute Man 5K race in 16:10. It was the first Minute Man race for McCambley, who works at the Nike store in New York City.  Dave’s picture is at right. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Helen Klisser During and Dave Matlow for

There Were Kid Winners, Too Image
Mark Carmody, a physical education teacher at Long Lots Elementary School and president of Peak Performance Sport Camps, poses with some of the youngsters who won kids races at today’s Minute Man event. The boys and girls events included ages 3-5: 100 yard dash; ages 6-8: half-mile run, and ages 9-12: one-mile run. Approximately 70 youngsters registered for the kids races this year. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Contributed photo

WestportNow Teardown of the Day: 121 Imperial Ave. Image
An application for a permit to demolish the house at Westport’s 121 Imperial Ave. is in process. Built in 1939, the one-story ranch has 1,472 square feet and is situated on a .56-acre property. Because the house was built more than 50 years ago, the application will be reviewed by the Westport Historic District Commission. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Dave Matlow for

Flying Pretty—With Prom Invitations Image
UPDATE This flying machine was spotted Saturday afternoon at about 5:30 p.m. flying over Westport’s West Parish Road. Mark Mathias, a Westport Board of Education member, later reported the paraglider was actually delivering prom invitations to two Staples High School students at Compo Beach, Mathias posted a video of the aerial drop on YouTube. See his comment below. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Holly Maybruck for