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Brews on Bedford in Stamford Downtown Returns Oct. 14

Stamford, CT - Brews on Bedford, presented by Stamford Downtown Special Service District, is a craft brew festival featuring over 40 beer varieties from 15+ breweries. The event will be held on Saturday, October 14, 2017 from 1pm - 5pm in Latham Park on Bedford Street in Stamford Downtown. Guests ca

HAMLETHUB.COM - 2017-09-20 18:20:00

New food delivery services launches in Connecticut

Another Silicon Valley-based food delivery service has expanded into the southwestern Connecticut market with DoorDash's launch this week. On Wednesday, DoorDash announced its expansion into nearly 50 communities in the metro New York City region, including Queens, South Brooklyn, Staten Island, an

GREENWICHTIME - 2017-09-22 14:00:07

Community Buzz: NCCS welcomes new staff, LiveGirl talks social media...

Community Buzz: NCCS welcomes new staff, LiveGirl talks social media... welcomes several new faculty members and staff members this year. All arrive to the private day school with a range of experience from a variety of schools. Holly Donaldson Casella, who graduated from NCCS in 2004, returns at

NEWCANAANNEWSONLINE.COM - 2017-09-22 17:05:05

Community Soundings: Nat'l Merit semifinalists, Wedded bliss

Caitlin Elizabeth Mumford, a native of Haddonfield, N.J., wed Andrew Joseph McGowan, a 2007 graduate of Darien High School and former officer of Darien EMS Post 53, June 2 at Haddonfield United Methodist Church in Haddonfield, NJ. A reception followed at The Down Town Club in Philadelphia, Pa. Caitl

DARIENNEWSONLINE.COM - 2017-09-22 17:03:46

Local fire fighters to raise money for hurricane victims

STAMFORD - Local fire fighters will raise money Sunday for the victims of recent hurricanes. The Stamford Professional Fire Fighters Association, IAFF Local 786 and the Stamford Fire Department will host a full slate of fundraisers. The first is "Fill the Boot," happening from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. at

STAMFORD ADVOCATE - 2017-09-22 15:06:52

Run to end the stigma of addiction

As many of you know, after an almost 10-year battle with addiction, my son Brian lost his life on Oct. 20, 2011. More tragically, it was not just addiction that took my son’s life. It was also the shame and isolation he felt so often. I often think about Brian’s last visit home. One his last day hom

NCADVERTISER.COM - 2017-09-22 13:00:05

Pick-up softball game open to men 40s to 60s

All New Canaan men, ages 40s to 60s, are invited to play in the 20th Annual Rich-Mich Softball Game Sunday, Sept. 24 at St. Luke’s School in the lower baseball field near North Wilton Road. The game’s teams will be picked at random from the weekend, jokingly called “weakened” warrior who show up “an

NCADVERTISER.COM - 2017-09-22 10:53:35

Community Lobsterfest tonight, tomorrow

The Rotary Club of New Canaan is ready to cook for its 32nd Annual Family Lobsterfest on Friday, Sept. 22 and Saturday, Sept. 23 on the grounds of the New Canaan Historical Society. Rotary Club members, along with family and friends, will be serving dinners from 5-8 p.m. on Friday evening and from 1

NCADVERTISER.COM - 2017-09-22 10:31:13

Main and Elm: Charm or clang and Barbie visits

Charm or clang Beauty is in the ears of the listener. Some find the sound of train horns to be a charming characteristic of the Next Station to Heaven. Others, who no doubt live closer to the rail line, find it to be an irritant. Barbie visits It's not everyday you get a visit from a character like

NCADVERTISER.COM - 2017-09-22 09:53:33

Sam Tingley of New Canaan participates in Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk's 7th annual Maritime Golf Classic

A record $160,000 was raised by 96 area business professionals during The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk's 7th annual Maritime Golf Classic on Sept. 11 at Wee Burn Country Club. Proceeds from the event will support the Aquarium's environmental-education programming. Photo shows Chris Von Ancken of Eas

HAMLETHUB.COM - 2017-09-22 21:43:00

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

Giant pumpkins weigh in Sunday at Ballard Park

Huge, heavy pumpkins - the big bruisers, some possibly nearing a ton - will be weighed in like prize fighters. "Last year's first-place winner was 1,864 pounds. That was a record for the Ridgefield event," said Steve Maydan, co-chairman of RIdgefield's fourth annual giant pumpkin weigh-off. "Top pr

THERIDGEFIELDPRESS.COM - 2017-09-22 06:45:10

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

Prevention Plus: Settling back into school

Welcome back! What a great opening Ridgefield High school (RHS) had to this school year. It is always so exciting to begin a new year and to experience the "possibilities" our students hold in their hands. With the start of school arrives the opportunity to share summer experiences, see old friends

THERIDGEFIELDPRESS.COM - 2017-09-22 10:41:56

EZ Junk Removal: Hauling with a community-first mindset

Sponsored Content: Ezra Zimmerman can haul anything. From couches and TVs to pianos and safes, the owner of EZ Junk Removal has seen it all. "We did an office clear out this year in Ridgefield where we hauled 11 loads," said Zimmerman, who graduated from Ridgefield High School in 2007. "We can also

THERIDGEFIELDPRESS.COM - 2017-09-22 09:40:26

Eight named as National Merit Scholarship semifinalists

Eight Ridgefield High School seniors have been named semifinalists in the National Merit Scholarship Program. The students - Robert Buckley, Julia N. Driscoll, Erin R. Hanlon, Paul S. Kim, Anna K. Landler, Elizabeth C. Schroppe, Raymond R. Sun, and Omika S. Suryawanshi - were among some 16,000 semin

THERIDGEFIELDPRESS.COM - 2017-09-22 08:37:59

Democratic View: For Police Commission

Our names are Stephen Saloom and Arnold (Arny) DiLaura. We are both longtime public safety professionals, who are also parents of Ridgefield middle school students and concerned Ridgefield residents who are running for seats on Ridgefield's Board of Police Commissioners. Opioid abuse is the greates

THERIDGEFIELDPRESS.COM - 2017-09-22 05:54:43

Kids Cuts, Networking & More at Whip Salon

We love our 'lil Whippersnappers! We've got tablets and etch-a-sketches for kids to keep busy while we shape their locks. The Ridgefield Arts Council "The Generator" networking event at Whip Salon 9.25 @ 7:30pm The Ridgefield Arts Council invites local artists and creative professionals to the next

HAMLETHUB.COM - 2017-09-22 04:29:00