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Meredith Guinness

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Meredith Guinness is a reporter covering breaking news and community features in Fairfield County.

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  1. New Senior Care Option Opens In Fairfield

    New Senior Care Option Opens In Fairfield

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — Are you looking for in-home care for your older loved one?Residents in Fairfield and beyond got a new option this month as Senior Helpers officially opened for business. The company strives to provide certified professional care, whether it’s a long-term situation or an emergency, said owner and President Katie Vanovitch.“Built on a foundation of trust, our goal at ...

  2. New Hampshire Man Charged After Pushing Fairfield Man, 77

    New Hampshire Man Charged After Pushing Fairfield Man, 77

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — A New Hampshire man was arrested Sunday after he pushed a 77-year-old man against a wall in an argument, police said.Eric Adema, 44, of Rochester, was charged with disorderly conduct in the 9:15 p.m. incident on Fallow Field Road, police said.He was held on $1,000 bond and was scheduled to appear in court on July 24. 

  3. Fairfield Man Held On $100,000 For Third DUI In Town Since 2008

    Fairfield Man Held On $100,000 For Third DUI In Town Since 2008

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — A Fairfield man turned himself in to police Monday after he flipped a woman’s car in a June drunken driving incident, his third in town, police said.Joseph Forte, 30, of College Park Drive, was charged with evading responsibility with serious physical injury, operating while under the influence of drugs or alcohol and following too close, police said.Around 11 p.m. on ...

  4. Kung Fu Zombies? The Wasp Woman? Bridgeport's The Archive's Got 'Em

    Kung Fu Zombies? The Wasp Woman? Bridgeport's The Archive's Got 'Em

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — Sure, you’ve lined up to see “Wonder Woman,” “War for the Planet of the Apes” and all the other big-name blockbusters this summer.But chances are you’ve never even heard of some of the flicks James Neurath is peddling from The Archive, an unassuming downtown storefront that opened for business last month.“There’s ‘Raw Force,’” he said picking up one of hundreds of ...

  5. Firefighters Make Grisly Feline Discovery In Elderly Woman's Fairfield Home

    Firefighters Make Grisly Feline Discovery In Elderly Woman's Fairfield Home

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — Firefighters responding to a smoke alarm in a Silver Spring Road home Sunday morning found an “underweight" elderly woman living in squalor with at least 36 cats and kittens, some of them dead, police said.Fairfield police and animal control officers responding to the 10:30 a.m. call removed seven cats, four kittens and five decomposing kittens from the residence, ...

  6. Man Who Served Time In Ganim Case Arrested In Dispute With Estranged Wife

    Man Who Served Time In Ganim Case Arrested In Dispute With Estranged Wife

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — A Fairfield contractor who served 18 months in federal prison in the mayoral pay-for-play scandal in Bridgeport over 15 years ago was arrested with his estranged wife Saturday after they got in a heated argument in a condo parking lot, police said.Albert Lenoci, 55, of Stone Ridge Way, and Kimberly Lenoci, 53, of Tuckahoe Road, Easton, were each charged with breach of ...

  7. Bridgeport Fire Rescues Six As Boat Sinks Fast Near Fairfield Lighthouse

    Bridgeport Fire Rescues Six As Boat Sinks Fast Near Fairfield Lighthouse

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — Six people were rescued from a three-tier boat that was sinking fast near Penfield Lighthouse Sunday afternoon, police said.Police, fire and Coast Guard personnel rushed to the scene, where Mary Kirby, a 36-foot Marine Trader, was taking on water, prompting the captain to put out a mayday call.Bridgeport Fire Department was training in the area and one of their boats ...

  8. College-Bound Teen Reaches Goal Thanks To Bridgeport Seniors

    College-Bound Teen Reaches Goal Thanks To Bridgeport Seniors

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. — Lauren Oakes understands adversity. At just 19, she and her family have persevered through her mom’s substance abuse, too many moves to count across the country and six months of homelessness when they moved to Bridgeport. But, with a $2,500 scholarship from an innovative program at a local retirement community, she is happily planning for her first semester at ...

  9. Battling Cancer, Shelton Woman To Swim Across The Sound

    Battling Cancer, Shelton Woman To Swim Across The Sound

    SHELTON, Conn. — About 200 swimmers will take part in the 2017 Swim Across the Sound, an annual 15.5-mile relay to raise money and awareness for cancer patients.But for one, the journey will be a very personal one.Swimmer Kim Adler, a clinical nurse educator at St. Vincent’s Medical Center, began her own battle with cancer in 2011, when, at 47, she was diagnosed with stage 3B colon ...

  10. Groove On Over To Vinyl Street Café's First Birthday Bash In Fairfield

    Groove On Over To Vinyl Street Café's First Birthday Bash In Fairfield

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — If you thought vinyl records went the way of mood rings and floppy discs, stop on by Vinyl Street Café, which will celebrate its one-year anniversary with much hoopla this Saturday.The anniversary festivities include live music performances, tasty breakfast and lunch options from BFF Grill food truck, craft beer and always popular raffles and giveaways. You can even ...

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