Saturday, February 24, 2024


Monday, February 25, 2019

10 a.m. – 5 p.m. – Westport Arts Center – “Fractured: Photographs by Spencer Platt”
2 p.m. – 4 p.m. – Westport Library – Drop-in Tech Help
7 p.m. – Town Hall Room 309 – Board of Selectmen
7 p.m. – Westport Country Playhouse – Script in Hand Reading: “The Cemetery Club”
7:30 p.m. – Staples Cafeteria B – Board of Education (live on cable channel 78, Frontier channel 6021, &
7:30 p.m. – The Conservative Synagogue (30 Hillspoint Road) – Rachel Kadish on “The Weight of Ink”

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Gerald J. Mariani, 76

Gerald John Mariani of Westport died Feb. 22. He was 76.

He was the youngest son of the late Vito and Anna Mariani, and a graduate of Alfred University.

He was a decorated combat veteran who served in Vietnam from 1967 to 1968. He was a devoted father and husband, loyal friend, avid gardener, and kind soul.

He was predeceased by his wife Anne, his brother Anthony, and his sister Rosalind. He is survived by his children Michael and Ali, niece Christina, nephew Marc, son-in-law Joe, and best friend Bruce.

High Wind Warning Issued

UPDATE The National Weather Service has issued a High Wind Warning for Westport and area from 8 p.m. today until 6 p.m. Monday.

It said to expect winds west 25 to 35 mph with gusts up to 60 mph.

Damaging winds will blow down trees and power lines, and widespread power outages are expected, the Weather Service said.

Travel will be difficult, especially for high profile vehicles.

Sunday, February 24, 2019

1 p.m. & 4 p.m. – Westport Country Playhouse – “Story Pirates Greatest Hits”
2 p.m. – Town Hall – Westport Community Theatre: “The Road to Mecca”
3 p.m. – Westport Library – History Book Discussion: “The Right Stuff” by Tom Wolfe
4 p.m. – Beit Chaverim Synagogue (85 Post Road West) – Edieal Pinker: “The Orthodox Population in America: Today & Tomorrow”

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Woman’s Club Offers ‘Outstanding Woman’ Scholarship

The Westport Woman’s Club (WWC) is offering a college scholarship “to an outstanding woman enrolled in a post-secondary educational program.”

According to an announcement, the award will be based on financial need and the applicant’s goals upon the program’s completion.

The application deadline is Friday, March 29, according to Gloria Smithson, WWC spokeswoman.

For further information and a scholarship application visit or call the WWC at (203)227-4240.