David Gurliacci

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Preventing Bicycle Thefts: What Darien Police Are Doing and What You Can Do

Bicycle Bike Darien Railroad Station Darien Train Station 09-18-17
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After four locked bicycles recently were stolen from bike racks at the Darien and Noroton Heights railroad station, Darienite.com asked police Detective James Palmieri, a spokesman for the department, what police are doing and what bicycle owners can do to make the thefts less likely. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Overnight ‘Sleeper’ Bus Service Has Started in California — Is It Coming to the East Coast?

Jim Cameron Jim Cameron 8-2-16
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We’ve all enjoyed a nap on Metro-North. The swaying action seems to induce a nodding-off, especially on the way home after a long day in the city. But it’s sleeping comfortably during long distance travel that seems like the holy grail for travelers. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Latest Darien Health Inspections of Food Serving Establishments, Including Two More Schools

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Results of health inspections at two school cafeterias and six other food-serving establishments in town recently were released by Darien Health Department. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Panel Discussion on Opioid Abuse in Darien: If You Missed Others, Catch This One

Opioids Heroin Opioid 02-04-17
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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 at 11:30 a.m., Sunday, Oct. 1, at 11:30am. Although our focus will be on teens, all of us are affected by this crisis. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Reporter Who Covers State Budget to Speak at LWV of Darien ‘Kickoff Dinner’

Keith Phaneuf Connecticut Mirror 5-9-16
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The Darien League of Women Voters will hold a kickoff dinner on Thursday, Sept. 28 at the Wee Burn Beach Club in Rowayton featuring Keith Phaneuf, the state budget reporter for the Connecticut Mirror. (more…) Continue Reading →

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High School Now Starts at 8:30 AM in Greenwich, Middle School at 8: How That’s Working Out

Later school Isabella Ross Greenwich Yager 09-16-17
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When the new school year started two weeks ago in Greenwich, it started a little later in the day as a result of changes adopted by the town’s Board of Education, a controversial move and part of a national debate that pits concerns about keeping students alert with other concerns, including sports practices and game times. On Thursday, the Greenwich Board of Education heard from about 20 parents, teachers and others about how the new school schedule has been working out, eight days into the new school year. Despite kinks in the bus scheduling and challenges scheduling sports practice and competitions in other towns, feedback was overall very positive on the benefits to students of the extra hour of sleep. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Police Announce Traffic, Parking, Other Regulations for First Darien High School Night Football Game

Darien Lights Brigade Stadium Lights 910-26-16
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The Darien Police Department will enforce traffic regulations and monitor security for Darien High School’s first night football game, to be held on Friday, Sept. 15, 2017. Kickoff is scheduled for 6 p.m. (more…) Continue Reading →

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