Actor was always his own man

WESTPORT, Conn. --- Paul Newman never much...surrounded by family and close friends at his Westport farmhouse after a long battle with cancer...of Of Mice and Men at Connecticut's Westport Country Playhouse, citing unspecified...

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Teens spending billions on high school dance

WESTPORT, Conn. -- Raquel Lucas is spending...18, who attends Staples High School in Westport, expects to pay more than $700 by the...Rivera, of Continental Limo service in Westport, who will be driving many of Lucas's...

Gold Coast residents trading up when it comes to Christmas returns

WESTPORT, Conn. -- At Albe Furs, they're...said Leon Skolnik, vice president of the Westport fur store. "If someone is in a position...upscale, family-owned department store in Westport, did not lose any money on the swap of...

Big slump is no cause to ditch stock market

...nothing and wait out the bumps.Ron Wiener, CEO of RDM Financial Group, an investment advisory firm that has offices in Westport, Connecticut, and Boca Raton, Florida, says he didn't sell any of his holdings during the recent slump.He invests mainly...

The Toll of Modern Times

WESTPORT, Conn. -- I long ago ceased making New Year's resolutions for myself. But let me propose one for the entire culture: that...

Modern times taking a toll

WESTPORT, Conn. -- I long ago ceased making New Year's resolutions for myself. But let me propose one for the entire culture: that...

Secondhand fashion appeals to high-end shoppers, too

WESTPORT, Conn. --- Go ahead, visit a secondhand store: It's good for your wallet. It's good for the environment. It might even...

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Boomers fuel scrapbooking business

...memories of herself, friends and family meant throwing photos in a big box. But since her twins were born three years ago, the Westport, Conn., resident has become what the scrapbooking industry describes as a serious cropper. Tantillo, 41, goes far beyond...

Serve Seafood for Lent

...combines poached salmon with a tasty radish vinaigrette. POACHED SALMONWITH RADISH VINAIGRETTE (DaPietro's restaurant in Westport, Conn.) 1/2 cup olive oil 1/2 cup balsamic vinegar 1/4 cup dry sherry 1 1/2 teaspoons salt 1/2 teaspoon ground...

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Partial list of people killed in terrorist attacks

...McGuinness, 42, Portsmouth, N.H., co-pilot - Sara Low, 28, Batesville, Ark., flight attendant - Dianne Snyder, 42, Westport, Mass., flight attendant. PASSENGERS: - Anna Williams Allison, 48, Stoneham, Mass. - David Angell, 54, Pasadena...