Thursday, June 08, 2023


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The three crossword puzzle contest finalists today in the heat of the 21st annual playoff at the Westport Library—(l-r) Ken Stern (Brooklyn), Jesse Lansner (Rochester, New York) and Glen Ryan (Norwich.) With them is New York TImes puzzle editor Will Shortz (r.). (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Dave Matlow for

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Rita Weisskoff of Fairfield, formerly a longtime resident of Westport, today continued her every year participation in the 21st annual crossword puzzle contest. Weisskoff was recognized by Library executive director Bill Harmer as the only participant at today’s 139 pre-registered competitors who participated every year since the event’s inception. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Dave Matlow for

Saturday, Feb. 1, 2020

10 a.m. – 2 p.m. – Gilbertie’s (7 Sylvan Lane) – Westport Winter Farmers Market
11 a.m. – 4 p.m. – Westport Museum for History & Culture – “Becoming Westport”
1 p.m. – Westport Library – Open Meeting, Fairfield County Writers Group
1 p.m. – Westport Library – 21st Annual Crossword Puzzle Contest

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