The vote was unanimous at a Special Town Meeting on June 7 to approve drawing $4.5 million from reserves for a new land mobile radio system.
Members of the party gathered on June 4 to honor Dick Bochinski, Don Scarborough, Michael Schlechter, and Sarah Schlechter.
Haze with a decent chance of rain and, in the afternoon, thunderstorms. At night, low 51º. On Saturday, 75º, on Sunday 82º. Both mostly sunny.
Mr. Roberts, who currently runs the dispatch center, was appointed Weston’s Director of Public Works and Facilities Management on June 1.
While a Wear Orange event took place at Town Hall, the State Senate gave final approval to legislation intended to reduce gun violence and deaths.
In a Y’s Men podcast, First Selectwoman Samantha Nestor and State Senator Ceci Maher discuss recently-passed gun legislation
The Pride Flag was raised at Town Hall on June 5, celebrating Pride Month, observed each year in June to honor the 1969 Stonewall Uprising in Manhattan.
Westport First Selectwoman Jen Tooker and Police Chief Foti Koskinas discuss their trip to Westport’s sister city of Lyman, Ukraine.
The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel and The Little Mermaid. The final season of a witty, Emmy-winning dramedy, and the live-action remake of Disney’s beloved animated classic.
Thomas (Tom) Joseph Burke, Jr., born on July 18, 1969 in New York City, passed away suddenly on May 31 in his home of 21 years in Weston.
The bill, passed by the House, would require a GAO study of unchanging costs for small and medium-sized companies to go public.
18 Weston properties sold in May. 24 were sold in the same month a year ago. Total sales: $19,649,651. Median selling price (non-land warranty deeds): $1.09 million.
The Town of Weston no longer has a Board of Ethics, at least not one with members. The last two resigned on May 30 and are sharply critical of two Selectmen.
Thomas Joseph Burke, Jr., 53, passed away on May 31 in his home of 21 years in Weston. Full obituary.
Linda DeMarco, 82, passed peacefully at home on April 13. Full obituary.
A summary of Weston Police Department assignments or call responses and the number of occurrences. Updated weekly.
This mid-century modern home is arguably the finest example in town. Completely renovated and updated, furniture and artwork included.
Dryers are a leading cause of home fires in the U.S. Nearly 16,000 dryer related fires were reported between 2020-2014.
Started in 2018 by former college and professional players, Northeast Volleyball Club trains young athletes to develop high-level skills.
Sales Associate Robert Appell describes the home inspection process for buyers and sellers: what it is, how it works, and what to expect.
Hundreds lined the streets in the center of town for the Weston Volunteer Fire Department’s annual Memorial Day Parade. See the photos in a slideshow.
The annual Memorial Day 5K drew hundreds of runners and walkers on the scenic route around the center of town. See the photos in a slideshow.
The handy Know Your Town directory of Town officials and staff is updated regularly by the Weston League of Women Voters.
Four local teen bands play popular and classic rock to support young musicians who need access to lessons and opportunities to perform.
Parks & Rec's plans for pickleball near the Onion Barn appear to be dead, withdrawn midstream of P&Z's deliberations by the two Selectmen in a contentious meeting.
The price on the supply side of residential bills will nearly halve. A rise on the delivery side may offset some of the reduction.
First Selectwoman Nestor met with Mayor Alexei Vorobyov of Siversk, Ukraine to discuss a Sister City Partnership. A committee will organize Weston's efforts to help Siversk.
The Weston Police report the discovery of a human body on May 23 at the Saugatuck Reservoir, a female in her 60s from a nearby town.
A statement intended to be delivered to the Selectmen last November defending the Tax Collector from unfounded accusations.
A win in the 4x800 meter relay and strong individual performances propelled the team to its finish in the South-West Conference meet.
The Weston Trojans boys tennis team prevailed over teams from seven other towns to win the South-West Conference Championship.
Probate Judge Lisa Wexler received the Greater Bridgeport Bar Association’s Liberty Bell Award on Law Day, accompanied by Weston students.
Perhaps the most dazzling feature of Weston is Weston itself. If only we could see it from way up in the sky. Well, we can. In only eleven minutes, on video. Come fly with us.
Weston residents aim to drive awareness of NF (neurofibromatosis), which affects some 2½ million people worldwide and has no cure.
Former Selectman Stephan Grozinger now chairs the Republican Town Committee, which also named a new executive board.
Weston Intermediate School teacher Tara Rice won this year’s Elizabeth W. Stokes Founder’s Award from the Weston Education Foundation.
The annual Reservoir Run, a Kiwanis fundraising half marathon and 5K, runs in October. Runners and sponsored can sign up now.
Covid-19 will be handled the same as other respiratory diseases. Costs for tests, vaccinations, and treatments will transition to traditional healthcare coverage.
Sen. Maher and Rep. Hughes discussed "a delicate fight" about a surplus, worker shortages, state services, early voting, housing, and business.
Volunteers are needed who can lend a hand as a reliable point of contact in times of emergencies. They also offer support, especially to those who may be vulnerable.
A reception on Saturday marked the opening of “Black and White,” a Weston Library Photography Club exhibition that runs through June in the Community Room.
In the most recent letter, thanks to emergency responders and neighbors after "a phone call that no mother wants to receive."
The popular concert series at the Weston History & Culture Center opens the season on June 4 with features and activities for all ages.
Ms. Brodlie won the Kiwanis club's Millie Best Environmental Award for her efforts to support nature preserves and combat invasives.
Budgets for operating the Town and school district and for capital expenditures were overwhelmingly approved by voters.
Kara Sabbagh, previously on staff at the New Fairfield Free Public Library, becomes Weston's Children’s and Teen Services Librarian on May 1.
First and second grade boys and girls in Scouts programs learned about safety on bicycles from Weston Police officers.
The slate put forth by the Democratic Town Committee recommends reelecting First Selectwoman Samantha Nestor and electing Tony Pesco to the Board of Selectmen.
The transformation of the historic Coley House into the 1940s earned the prestigious Award of Merit from the Connecticut League of History Organizations.
State Senator Ceci Maher said action by the Bond Commission will cover a portion of costs for the town's police body and dash camera systems.
As the Selectmen consider removing members of the Board of Ethics after a complaint against Amy Jenner was mishandled, a mea culpa from the board chair.
Two seats are open to the public on a committee recently formed at Town Hall to research Weston groundwater and educate the town about how to protect it.
Petitions to the Freedom of Information Commission invoke a law enacted in 2018 to provide relief to agencies suffering abuse of FOIA.
The gathering was a memorable opportunity to socialize, enjoy music, bid on impressive auction items, and hear from the organization’s top volunteers.
The town’s Veterans Committee asks for information about Weston residents who gave the ultimate sacrifice in the Iraq and Afghanistan conflicts.
Friends and fans of the Weston Public Library gathered on Saturday to meet and greet Ian Parsells, the library’s new director.
In our latest interview with realtors from KMS Team at COMPASS, we learn that very few Weston homes are on the market. Those that are tend to sell quickly, and for high prices.
The Weston League of Women Voters “Speak Up” program covered a number of topics, bringing clarity to matters like bonding for facilities, the status of the Senior Center, and more.
No one was injured in a house fire on Hemlock Ridge on Saturday, but the home was destroyed. Fire also damaged a nearby home. Full report, video, and photos.
The Freedom of Information Commission unanimously approved denying hearing two FOIA complaints from two frequent filers who opened their case by berating the Commission.
Taxpayers are on the hook for legal fees approaching $250,000 due to FOIA complaints brought by two residents. The state Commission's director wants to stop two new ones.
Children who will turn five years of age on or before January 1, 2024 are eligible to begin kindergarten next fall. Online registration is now open.
The Town’s Board of Ethics ruled that Selectwoman Amy Jenner violated the Code of Ethics. The way they went about it was deemed “a very significant violation.”
The union president is “furious” and dismayed at the vote by the two Selectmen, one of whom is named in the complaint. Further action is planned.
Now online, ChooseEV includes information about available models, tax incentives, potential savings, home charging options, and locations of public charging stations.
The union objects to Selectwoman Amy Jenner’s public criticism of the Tax Collector. Union president Mark Harper has asked to address the Selectmen on Thursday.
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