David Gurliacci

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Wall Erected During DHS Cafeteria Expansion Gets Decorated with Student Art

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Where some may have just seen a blank wall, a small group of Darien High School students saw a big canvas. Over the course of a few weeks, the 12 students transformed a temporary sheetrock wall put up during construction in the school’s cafeteria into a public art display honoring the Class of 2018. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Natural Gas Expansion Into Darien Could Have Direct and Indirect Benefits — If You’re Along the Route

Map Gas Mains in Darien installed in 2018
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Homeowners along the four-mile route where Eversource is installing natural gas mains this summer and (possibly) fall can get a big discount on hookups, and then lower energy bills that would make back the initial investment of new equipment costs after 10 to 12 years, utility officials say. But there’s a bigger, indirect gain for every homeowner who switches from heating oil or propane to natural gas, and it’s not just utility officials who say so. That can come with higher home resale values, which by themselves could pay for the installation, aside from any utility-bill savings. (more…) Continue Reading →

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CT Daughters of the American Revolution Vice Regent to Speak at Darien DAR Meeting

Christy Hendrie DAR twenty eighteen
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Connecticut State Daughters of the American Revolution Vice Regent Christy A. Hendrie will be the keynote speaker when Darien’s Good Wife’s River Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution hosts their annual luncheon/tea. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Hear St. Luke’s Choirs in Saturday Service: ‘Spring: A Maritime Evensong’

St. Luke's Choir 2017
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The choirs of Saint Luke’s Parish in Darien will present Phrases of the Spring: A Maritime Evensong, the last Choral Evensong of the season, on Saturday, April 28, at 5 p.m. A wine and cheese reception will follow. There is no charge for admission, and all are welcome. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Major League Baseball Official Speaks Wednesday to Darien Men’s Association

Patrick Houlihan Major League Baseball
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Patrick Houlihan, major league baseball vice president and deputy general counsel for labor relations, will talk about “State of Play: Major League Baseball in 2018,” on Wednesday, April 25, 2018, at the Darien Men’s Association. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Model Boat Regatta with Racing at Tilley Pond Park May 5: You Can Register Now

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The Darien Youth Commission invites you to the Tilley Pond Model Boat Regatta on Saturday, May 5. There will be ample opportunity for EVERYONE in the family to enjoy the event, with face painting and tattooing from the Depot, musical entertainment sponsored by the Kiwanis Club, and Georgie the Clown will be on hand passing out balloons thanks to the generous support of the Darien Parks & Recreation Department! (more…) Continue Reading →

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What’s Up at Darien Library: Saturday to Friday, April 21 to 27

Darien Library General 10-13-17
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Two events on keeping your family healthy, a poet visits, the librarian of the year honored, register for the teen talent show, acting auditions, stuff for kids and stuff for teens — here’s what’s going on at Darien Library for the week starting today, Saturday, April 21: (more…) Continue Reading →

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Lowest Rating — ‘C’ — for Two Restaurants in Most Recent Health Inspection Reports

Darien Health Department Inspection Ratings
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Two Darien food-serving establishments received a “C” rating, the worst in the town A-B-C ratings system, in in the nine most recently released Health Department inspection reports. Three other establishments were rated “B”, and nine more received an “A.” (more…) Continue Reading →

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