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The Aftermath — Update

The Westport Weston Family Y is open and has power.  You don’t have to be a member — just stop in!  This week:  Monday through Friday, 5:30 a.m. to 10 p.m.  This coming Saturday:  7:30 a.m. to 7:30 p.m.  Hooray for the Y!

The Senior Center is open for warming until 8 p.m. tonight (Sunday).  Brien McMahon High School in Norwalk is open for overnight shelter.

The diner is open for business (though there’s a bit of a wait!).

Christie’s Country Store on Cross Highway is open to serve that hard-hit area of Westport.

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A transformer sits in the middle of High Point Road. Anyone living beyond this point on the dead-end street -- approximately 50 homes -- is stuck.

Just beyond the downed transformer on High Point Road lies more devastation. Similar scenes are repeated all around town.

This is the scene on South Compo Road near Thomas Road -- not far from last night's fatality at Park Lane.

Whenever power goes out, Westporters head to the Sherwood Diner. There was a half-hour wait around noon -- but no one complained.