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OPINION: The Mysterious Case of the Missing Phone in the Night

Another text comes in. I gaze across the table at my younger daughter, then look at the clock. I've only been trying to get...

Wilton 11-Year-Old Applies Tech Knowledge to Help Wilton Seniors

The following story was contributed by a reader. At 11 years old, one Wilton boy is taking his advanced computer skills and helping residents a...

Welcome to the Wilton ELECTION 2021 Horse Race: And They’re Off!

Election 2021 was the topic for most people at Comstock Community Center on Wednesday night, July 21, as both the Wilton Republican Town Committee and...

A Cohesive Wilton GOP Nominates Candidates — Incumbents, Newcomers, and Surprises

The Wilton Republican Town Committee met on Wednesday evening, July 21, to choose its slate of candidates to run in the 2021 municipal election....

A Unified Democratic Town Committee Endorses New Slate of Candidates

UPDATED: Thursday, July 22, 11:15 a.m. Wednesday night, July 21, the Wilton Democratic Town Committee (WDTC) chose its slate of candidates for the 2021 municipal...

Wilton Wahoos Send Team to YMCA National Swim Festival in NC for First Travel Competition Since COVID

Wednesday morning, July 23 at dawn, 15 members of the Wilton Y Wahoos Swim Team boarded a bus that would take them to an airplane...

Wilton to Get Its Fireworks After All — Vanderslice Suggests Late Summer Celebration (Plus More on Tennis Courts, Cell Service and Schenck’s Island)

There were no signs of a summer slowdown when Wilton's Board of Selectmen (BOS) met Tuesday evening, July 20, with a wide-ranging agenda. Labor Day...

BOS Is Inclined to Put Marijuana Decisions to Town Voters

On June 22, Connecticut joined the growing list of states to legalize recreational use of marijuana and consumable cannabis products. As reported in GMW's two-part series on...

Woodcock Nature Center Plans Fall Harvest Moon Outdoor Celebration and Fundraiser

One of Woodcock Nature Center's largest fundraisers of the year, Under the Harvest Moon, is back on Friday, Sept. 17 at 7 p.m. Proceeds...

Wilton’s American Legion Post 86 Installs New Officers

Wilton's American Legion Post 86 held the Installation of Officers ceremony at the Post on Tuesday, July 13. This is the traditional ceremony that charges...

OPINION: The Gnomes Have Eyes

The easiest birthday we ever had was at a bowling alley. All of the entertainment and food were provided and, aside from sitting in...

Wilton Real Estate Report (July 9-15, 2021): Moving Right Along

Each week the Wilton Town Clerk’s office releases data for the prior week’s real estate transactions. For the one-week period from July 9-15, 2021,...

“Symbols Have Meaning”— Wilton Rallies to Show LGBTQ+ Support with Pride Signs

Driving around Fairfield County in June, Wilton resident Nicole Wilson-Spiro noticed that Wilton stood out from every other town she visited. In those other...

Wilton’s 12U All Star Team Wins District Title

Wilton’s 12U All-Star Little League Team once again lifted the district banner after winning the CT Little League District One Championship by defeating Darien,...

Economic Development Commission Seeks To Reinvigorate Wilton’s “Brand” As Nearby Towns Raise the Bar on Marketing Efforts

The Economic Development Commission (EDC) met Wednesday evening, June 14, with a larger-than-usual number of attendees. The commission recently welcomed two new members, Jake Lubel...

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