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In Pictures: Art opening held at Darien Library

DARIEN - Fine art and good friends were the theme at Friday evening's opening reception for local painter Dana Goodfellow's new show at Darien Library. Dozens of her landscapes, realist and abstract, will be on display in the downstairs gallery through Oct. 20, with many pieces for sale. "I'm very e

DARIENNEWSONLINE.COM - 2017-09-20 19:57:19

Community Opioid Discussion Scheduled For Darien On Oct. 1

From Country Road Communications: The First Congregational Church of Darien and Silver Hill Hospital are hosting a panel discussion to address the problem of drugs that plague our community. It will be held at the church on Sunday, October 1st, at 11:30am. Although our focus will be on teens, all of

PATCH - 2017-09-19 18:24:13

Police: Bridgeport man used taxi as getaway driver in burglary

Updated 11:01 am, Wednesday, September 20, 2017 WILTON - A Connecticut taxi service unwittingly ferried a Bridgeport man to and from a Wilton residence, which the man later broke into, stealing more than $2,000 worth of cell phones in the process, police said. Police said the incident occurred aft

CONNECTICUT POST - 2017-09-20 11:01:05

Police: 1 shot in Bridgeport

BRIDGEPORT - After receiving multiple calls for shots being fired Tuesday evening, one gunshot wound victim was located, police spokesman Av Harris confirmed. The city dispatcher had officers respond to the area of Maplewood and Hancock avenues around 8:20 p.m. The dispatcher said there had been mul

CONNECTICUT POST - 2017-09-19 21:03:38

Bridgeport Police: Have you seen this robbery suspect?

BRIDGEPORT-Police are asking the public's help to identify a man they believe robbed a convenience store in June. Officials released a photo of the suspect in a statement Tuesday: a light-skinned man wearing a beard and sporting sunglasses and a gray baseball cap. The robbery took place at the Check

NEWCANAANNEWSONLINE.COM - 2017-09-19 19:35:08

On the Market / Relax by the pool and enjoy the private grounds of a dramatic contemporary

DARIEN - The address is clearly in Darien and yet, the house at 15 Bates Farm Lane looks like it would just as comfortably fit into a European countryside. The beige stucco French Normandy-inspired contemporary with a mansard roof is nestled into a 1.07-acre level and sloping property at the end of

STAMFORD ADVOCATE - 2017-09-20 23:02:34

A chat with... Janice Marzano, of the Depot teen center

DARIEN - Janice Marzano never thought she'd spend her life working with kids. It was a series of unexpected events and a tragedy that landed her at the helm of the Darien Depot, where she's worked with local youths for the past 17 years in her role as executive director at the teen center. A Stamfor

DARIENNEWSONLINE.COM - 2017-09-20 15:54:56

Hwang and Kupchick Host Affordable Housing Forum on Updated 8-30g Law

FAIRFIELD - State Senator Tony Hwang (R-28) and State Rep. Brenda Kupchick (R-132) hosted a Sep. 18 public forum at the McKinley School Cafeteria to discuss recent changes to the state's 8-30g affordable housing law and next steps for Fairfield's Affordable Housing Commission. Sen. Hwang, who serves

HAMLETHUB.COM - 2017-09-20 17:59:00

Population of lone star ticks found on island off Connecticut, state reports

An established population of lone star ticks has been found in the state for the first time, according to the state Department of Energy and Environmental Protection and the Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station in New Haven. The high number of the ticks, which carry diseases that do not pose

STAMFORD ADVOCATE - 2017-09-20 23:59:59

Ideas for Manresa Island to be unveiled Monday

NORWALK - A park, nature preserve, solar field and housing are among the ideas suggested for the closed Manresa Island Power Plant property along Long Island Sound, according to Charlie Taney. Taney, president of the Manresa Association, a neighborhood group formed to advocate for a "positive future

NORWALK HOUR - 2017-09-20 23:07:02

Property Rounds: Apartment growth continues surge

Southwestern Connecticut is not about to shut the door on additions to its apartment stock. Fueled by the ongoing migration of New York City residents, the area is building thousands of units. Public officials throughout the area have mostly accepted the growth as a sign of their communities' desira

WESTPORT NEWS - 2017-09-20 19:11:58

Frank Phillips: Thoughts on Oak Hills bar hours and driving range

First I would like to compliment the Oak Hills Park Authority on the condition of the course and the improvements that have been made to the course in the last year. My senior friends and I play at least once per week, weather permitting. Having said that, I am against two proposed changes at the go

NORWALK HOUR - 2017-09-20 16:58:12

Man faces prison for failing to pay more than $300K in taxes

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Federal authorities say a Connecticut man has admitted to failing to pay more than $300,000 in taxes over five years. The U.S. Attorney's office says 41-year-old Ryan Rozycki, of Norwalk, pleaded guilty Wednesday in Hartford federal court to tax evasion. He faces up to five ye

WTNH.COM - 2017-09-20 20:07:05

Justice soft-served: DNA evidence leads police to ice cream shop burglar

NORWALK - Police say DNA evidence left behind at the scene of an attempted break-in at an East Norwalk ice cream shop led to the arrest of an 18-year-old Stamford man. Chance Perrone, of Mohegan Avenue, was charged Tuesday with sixth-degree criminal attempt to commit larceny, second-degree criminal

NORWALK HOUR - 2017-09-20 19:17:22

Cat killed, dog owner ticketed

FAIRFIELD - A Bridgeport man was ticketed after police said his dog got loose and killed a cat on Shoreham Village Drive Saturday afternoon. Steven Hyatt, 31, told police he was working behind a house on Shoreham Village Drive, when his boss told him his dog, a pit bull, had jumped through the open

FAIRFIELDCITIZENONLINE.COM - 2017-09-20 19:09:40

Hedge fund mogul, former UBS exec vie for governor

If only Connecticut had access to the kind of liquid capital that David Stemerman does. The Greenwich hedge fund manager is expected to form an exploratory committee for governor Friday, leaving his $1.6 billion Conatus Capital Management firm at the end of the year to join a crowded field of Republ

NEWCANAANNEWSONLINE.COM - 2017-09-20 22:32:56

Abilis opens new life skills program at Trackside

WILTON - Starting in October, high school graduates with special needs can find help transitioning into adulthood through a new life skills program at Trackside Teen Center. The program will help young adults develop skills they need to be competitively employed and to live more independent and soc

GREENWICHTIME - 2017-09-20 16:13:45

Jepsen, AG coalition demands info from opioid makers including Purdue Pharma

A bipartisan coalition of 39 state attorneys general, including Connecticut's George Jepsen, have demanded information and documents from several manufacturers and distributors of prescription opioid drugs, including Stamford-based Purdue Pharma. Jepsen said the attorneys general are pooling resourc

WESTFAIRONLINE.COM - 2017-09-20 13:57:22

SilverSource breakfast to introduce new products for older adults

STAMFORD - New products, services and investment opportunities that can improve the lives of older adults is the focus of a breakfast hosted by Stamford's SilverSource, an organization that provides resources for the elderly. Crispin Baynes, co-director of the New York chapter of Aging 2.0, will lea

STAMFORD ADVOCATE - 2017-09-20 17:54:49

Lifeguard pleads not guilty in 5-year-old's near-drowning

STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) - A lifeguard who was on duty at a Connecticut sports complex when a young boy nearly drowned has pleaded not guilty to charges of reckless endangerment and risk of injury to a child. An attorney for 23-year-old Zachary Stein, of New Canaan, entered the plea Tuesday in a Stamfor

WTNH.COM - 2017-09-20 11:09:03