David Gurliacci

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Ralph Perschino, 93, Former Darien Schools Official, Honored for WWII Combat

Ralph Perschino obituary 18-01-16
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Ralph J. Perschino, loving husband and father, dedicated teacher, beloved principal, and highly respected associate superintendent of Darien Public Schools, passed away peacefully at the Meadow Ridge Health Center on Jan. 4, at the age of 93. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Influenza Making Inroads in CT: What to Do to Prevent It or If You Catch It

Vaccine Flu Influenza 910-6-16
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The Connecticut Department of Public Health has announced that there have been at least 15  deaths in the state directly linked to the flu. According to state Commissioner of Health Raul Pino, you can still get a flu shot to protect yourself and your family. At this time, vaccine is available at the Darien Health Department — call 203-656-7320 to schedule an appointment. (more…) Continue Reading →

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‘C’ Rating for one Darien Restaurant in Latest Darien Health Inspections

Health Department Inspection Ratings Restaurants 11-17-17
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One Darien restaurant received a grade of “C, the lowest of the three town Health Department ratings, in the seven most recently released health inspections. The restaurant received a “B” in the next inspection, days later. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Look! Up in the Air!! And on the Train!!! Another Disruptive Passenger!!!! — Cameron on Transportation

Jim Cameron Jim Cameron 8-2-16
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We’ve seen a number of reports lately about “disruptive passengers” forcing a plane to divert after exhibiting some sort of frightening behavior. Imagine being along for the ride when something like this happens: (more…) Continue Reading →

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Two Killed in Head-on Crash Close to Darien on Norwalk’s Connecticut Avenue

Police lights Norwalk Police photo on Facebook 18-01-10
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Two men died in a head-on crash just before 10:11 p.m., Monday on Connecticut Avenue close to the Darien-Norwalk border. Anyone who may have seen the accident is asked to to contact Norwalk police. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Police: Dispatcher Hears Yelling for Help in 911 Call, Leading to Arrest of Darien Man

Darien Police Department
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As sometimes happens with 911 calls, no one spoke directly to a Darien police dispatcher who received a call at 12:49 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 4. More unusual was what happened this time: According to police, the dispatcher heard people arguing, with one of them yelling for help. (more…) Continue Reading →

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