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Ridgefield Chamber: Destination Wellness on November 4

Whether you live, work, or play in Ridgefield, the Healthy Living Expo is a one-stop community resource for learning about the health and wellness options in Ridgefield. Join the Ridgefield Chamber of Commerce and the Ridgefield Recreation Center at the Healthy Living Expo for FREE and FUN activitie

HAMLETHUB.COM - 2017-09-23 19:34:00

Motown Legend Mary Wilson of The Supremes takes the stage at The Ridgefield Playhouse on October 20

Your original "Dreamgirl" is here! The Ridgefield Playhouse and Pepsi Rock Series Powered by Xfinity presents a night with Motown Legend Mary Wilson of The Supremes on Friday, October 20 at 8pm. The Supremes recorded twelve No.1 hits from 1964 to 1969 including "Where Did Our Love Go," "Baby Love,"

HAMLETHUB.COM - 2017-09-23 16:03:00

Documentary, "Before the Flood,' which follows Leonardo DiCaprio exploring climate change, at Ridgefield Playhouse

"Before the Flood," a documentary exploring the dramatic impact of climate change, will be screened at the Ridgefield Playhouse on Sunday, Oct. 1, followed by a Q&A with the film's Academy Award-winning director, Fisher Stevens. The screening is co-sponsored by Woodcock Nature Center and the Norwalk

NEWCANAANNEWSONLINE.COM - 2017-09-23 04:26:27

Letter: Winter Club would be an environmental disaster

To the Editor: My wife and I moved to Ridgefield in 2015 to be near our grandchildren and because of its charming nature and little town feeling. We looked at over 50 homes in the area and chose our current location, 280 Peaceable Street, because of the proximity to town and the three-acre residenti

THERIDGEFIELDPRESS.COM - 2017-09-23 04:54:12

Global warming documentary at the library Oct. 5

The Ridgefield Library and The Discovery Center of Ridgefield present Global Warming: What We Know and What We Don't Know with Dr. David J. Helfand, from the Department of Astronomy at Columbia University. The program takes place at the library on Thursday, Oct. 5 at 7 p.m. The Earth's climate is c

THERIDGEFIELDPRESS.COM - 2017-09-22 12:27:09

Dina (Torcellini) Casavecchia

Dina (Torcellini) Casavecchia, 101, of Ridgefield, wife of the late John Casavecchia and mother of Joyce Casavecchia Ligi, died on Thursday, September 21, 2017 at her home. Mrs. Casavecchia was born in North Salem, NY, March 14, 1916, a daughter of the late Antonio and Emelia (Casavecchia) Torcellin

THERIDGEFIELDPRESS.COM - 2017-09-22 17:25:40

A seismic shift? Frey, Boucher back budget and wait for Malloy to sign

A roughly $18 billion-a-year state budget - put together by Republicans in the legislature, and passed with help from moderate Democrats - has the committed backing of Ridgefield's State Rep. John Frey and State Sen. Toni Boucher. It awaits action by Democratic Gov. Dannel Malloy - a veto, or possib

THERIDGEFIELDPRESS.COM - 2017-09-22 12:55:08

State schedules alternating traffic at Route 35 bridge three days next week

Alternating one-way traffic can be expected to return at the Route 35 bridge repair project by the Fox Hill condominiums next week. Ryan Wodjenski of the state Department of Transportation notified the town on Friday, Sept. 22, that there will be brief traffic delays on Monday, Sept. 25, and more ex

THERIDGEFIELDPRESS.COM - 2017-09-22 12:38:14

Dr. Depuy joins Danbury Ortho

Dr. James Warner Depuy of Ridgefield, an orthopedic surgeon in the greater Danbury area for 28 years, has joined OrthoConnecticut/Danbury Orthopedics, working out of offices in Danbury, Ridgefield and Bridgeport. Dr. Depuy specializes in knee and shoulder reconstruction, and was involved in a sport

THERIDGEFIELDPRESS.COM - 2017-09-23 14:40:59

Shop, Dine, Discover Downtown Ridgefield TONIGHT!

Thursday nights will ROCK in RIDGEFIELD because more than 30 merchants will remain open until 8 pm (restaurants even later)! Thursday nights will include theme nights, cross-promotional discounts, fun downtown activities and even a tie-in with The Ridgefield Playhouse and their Thursday night perfor

HAMLETHUB.COM - 2017-09-21 22:19:00

Academy Award-winning director Barry Levinson at Ridgefield Playhouse screening of 'The Humbling'

It's fun to discuss a film after you see it, but it's even more fun when the movie's Academy Award-winning director is there to answer your questions. That's what happens at the Ridgefield Playhouse Sunday, Sept. 24, after a screening of "The Humbling." Director Barry Levinson will be there for a Q&

NEWSTIMES - 2017-09-21 16:01:35

In this week's Ridgefield Press

Here's a look at some of the headlines in this week's Ridgefield Press:Halloween window decorating will return to the village in October but before it does, there will be a giant pumpkin weigh-off in Ballard Park Sunday. 'Tis the season!The selectmen will talk about the town taking over graveyard re

THERIDGEFIELDPRESS.COM - 2017-09-21 10:00:32

Ridgefield Winter Club Opponents Suffer Setback: Report

RIDGEFIELD, CT - Those in opposition of the proposed Ridgefield Winter Club suffered a setback in their efforts Tuesday night, reports the Ridgefield Press. The town's planning and zoning commission Tuesday denied an amendment to the town's zoning code, which would remove the term "private club" fro

PATCH - 2017-09-21 15:55:24

Ridgefield Visiting Nurse Association awarded 'Top Workplaces' title for sixth tim

For the 6th time since 2011, RVNA has been named a Top Workplaces award winner by Hearst Connecticut Media. The award, which is earned as a result of a survey completed by employees of the company, recognizes local companies that lead the way in employee satisfaction and pride. "RVNA has been in t

THERIDGEFIELDPRESS.COM - 2017-09-21 15:21:25

Ridgefield's 5th Annual Giant Pumpkin Weigh Off is this Sunday

Ridgefield's 5th Annual Giant Pumpkin Weigh Off is this Sunday, September 24 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm in Ballard Park Growers from around the region will compete for cash prizes. Pumpkin Weigh Off will take place at noon followed by awards. Fun will continue until 3:00 pm with these activities/even

HAMLETHUB.COM - 2017-09-21 01:15:00

Danbury Drug Dealer Found With Stolen Merchandise: Police

Police say the woman and her ex boyfriend were arrested as a result of a weeks long investigation. DANBURY, CT - Two city residents were arrested Thursday after weeks of investigation into drug dealing activity, according to Danbury Police. Nicole Maria Crutchfield, 31, and her ex-boyfriend Jacinto

PATCH - 2017-09-22 13:33:31

Danbury woman crashes on Lake Avenue while trying to escape police

DANBURY-A Danbury woman crashed her car, ran and hid in bushes to escape police Friday night after being stopped on Lake Avenue. An officer was driving westbound on Lake Avenue around 11 p.m. when he said Bianca Marie Cruz, who was driving in the opposite direction, veered into his lane and almost h

NEWMILFORDSPECTRUM.COM - 2017-09-23 15:07:51

Plane crashes nose down at Danbury Airport

(Danbury Fire Department) DANBURY, Conn. (WTNH)- No one was injured after a plane crashed nose down on a runway at Danbury Airport on Friday morning. Danbury Fire says at around 10:30 a.m.,firefighters responded to Danbury Airport where they found a Single Engine Cessna 180 airplane nose down on R

WTNH.COM - 2017-09-22 17:39:06

Well-known Bridgeport city staffer fired

Updated 2:53 pm, Friday, September 22, 2017 BRIDGEPORT - She was, on paper, defined as a seasonal employee with a three month job working for the city's Lighthouse after school youth program. Allegedly Lisa Miro worked all four seasons and then some as an acting program manager, but did not receiv

CONNECTICUT POST - 2017-09-22 14:53:18

Bridgeport proposes changes to local booze law

BRIDGEPORT - Zoning Attorney Chuck Willinger made a bold claim. "Of the entire United States, Bridgeport has the most restrictive liquor regulations," he said in an interview Friday. Well, at least the strictest in Connecticut. That is according to an analysis by Lynn Haig, Bridgeport's director of

FAIRFIELDCITIZENONLINE.COM - 2017-09-22 23:30:05