Westport Recycling

Welcome To Westport, Conn., Where They Recycle In Ways You’ve Never Seen

In New York City, like most places, you still have to sort your recyclable trash: paper, plastic and bottles. But how would you feel about not having to bother?


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YES Network Host Bob Lorenz Charged With DUI In Conn.

The 48-year-old Lorenz was arrested early Wednesday morning. Police say they found him slumped over the wheel of his car and when they woke him up he drove away slowly and nearly hit a utility pole.


Andrew Robert Levene (credit: U.S. Department Of Justice)

Report: Suspect In Murder Of Westport Jeweler Commits Suicide

Andrew Robert Levene was arrested Monday and charged with federal murder, robbery and firearm offenses in the Dec. 8 shooting of 65-year-old Yekutiel Zeevi, the owner of YZ Manufacturers LLC.


Andrew Robert Levene (credit: U.S. Department Of Justice)

Suspect In Deadly Shooting Of Westport Jeweler Arrested In Spain

Weeks after a Westport jeweler was gunned down in his shop, authorities have made an arrest in connection with the case in Spain.


Suspect in jewelry store killing - Westport, CT (credit: Westport PD)

Police: Westport Jewelry Store Murder Suspect Seen In Philadelphia

Police say the man suspected of killing a Westport, Conn. jeweler last week was seen in Philadelphia three days earlier, possibly casing stores.


Police released this sketch in a deadly Westport jewelry store robbery. (credit: Westport Police)

Police Release New Sketch In Westport Jewelry Store Murder

On Friday morning, Yekutiel Zeevi was shot dead inside his own business – YZ Jewelers in Westport. Police are still searching for a suspect.


Surveillance video of the Westport shooting suspect. (credit: Westport Police Department)

Owner Of Westport’s YZ Jewelers Killed During Calculated Armed Robbery

The crime scene inside YZ Jewelers is located behind two security doors and a battery of aging security cameras. The local police have begun releasing images it hopes will crack the case.


Saugatuck Congregational Church - Westport, CT (file / credit: Saugatuck Congregational Church)

Fire Heavily Damages Westport Church; Neighboring House Of Worship Steps In As Thanksgiving Host

Most all the turkeys and other foodstuffs were in the kitchen of the Saugatuck Congregational Church when fire hit the historic structure last night.


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Cops: Fairfield County Burglars Using Unusual Technique

In Darien, five homes have recently been targeted by thieves who first make sure the homes are unoccupied. That’s not so odd, but what they do next is.


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Students Injured In School Bus Crash In Westport

Windows on the school bus shattered when the bus struck the low-hanging branch shortly before 8:30 a.m. Monday in Westport, sending debris into the bus.


Connecticut 9/11 Memorial Site at Sherwood Island State Park - Westport, CT - Sep 6, 2003 (credit: Friends of Sherwood Island State Park)

5th Graders Attend 9/11 Memorial Service In Westport

Teaching 5th graders about the 9/11 terror strike takes the creativity of a teacher like Brian Howard.


Then Connecticut Gov. John Rowland (file / credit: Bob Falcetti/Getty Images)

WCBS 880 9/11 Series: Former Gov. John Rowland Visits Conn. 9/11 Memorial

In the days after 9/11, Rowland says it became clear to him that making himself available to the families of victims was key to his role as governor.


Metro-North Railroad station - Westport, CT - Aug 30, 2011 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Commute In Tri-State Area Still Complicated By Aftermath Of Irene

Some commuters throughout the Tri-State area are still dealing with less than ideal mass transit service thanks to flooding and damage from Irene.


Morning dawns on the Old Greenwich section of Greenwich, CT - Aug 29, 2011 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Connecticut Cleans Up After Deadly Irene Slams The State

Two deaths in Connecticut were being attributed to Tropical Storm Irene, which knocked out power to more than 700,000 utility customers and swept some shorefront homes into the sea.


Fairfield, CT - Aug 28, 2011 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Some Streets Flooded In Connecticut By Tropical Storm Irene

Tropical Storm Irene is sending water into the streets of several shoreline neighborhoods as it surges across Connecticut.