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Darien Shake Shack Has a New Landlord: Baywater Sells Land to New Partnership, Continues as Part Owner [UPDATED]

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An entity of Darien Development firm Baywater Properties just sold the property that Shake Shack recently moved into at 1340 Post Road to a new entity with different owners, including Baywater. The price: $4,454,864. (more…) Continue Reading →

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One C, Three B’s and Four A’s in Latest Health Inspections at Darien Eateries

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In the latest food inspection reports released by Darien Health Department include one with a “C” rating (the worst), three more with middling ratings of “B” and four with “A” ratings. The restaurant that received a “C” was re-inspected a week later and got a “B.” (more…) Continue Reading →

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One A, Four Bs & Shake Shack in Latest Darien Health Department Inspections of Food-Serving Places

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In the latest food inspection reports released by Darien Health Department, two inspections resulted in the poorest rating — “C” — another was rated “B” and nine restaurants were each given an “A,” the best rating. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Selectmen Approve Commercial Construction Fee, Including Multi-Family Housing; Expected to Raise $128K a Year

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The Board of Selectmen on Tuesday morning approved a set of fee increases for the town Fire Marshal’s Office, including a fee expected to raise $128,080 a year for plan reviews of commercial construction projects and housing projects of of three or more units. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Two ‘C’ Ratings in Latest Darien Health Department Inspections of Food-Serving Establishments

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In the latest food inspection reports released by Darien Health Department, two inspections resulted in the poorest rating — “C” — another was rated “B” and nine restaurants were each given an “A,” the best rating. In a follow-up inspection at one of the “C”-rated establishments, it received a “B.” (more…) Continue Reading →

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Darien Health Department Starts Letter Grades for Food Service Inspections

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Darien Health Department has made some changes to the way it informs the public about the latest restaurant inspections at each food service location in town: New inspection certificates show A-B-C letter grades that customers can see at a glance. Also, customers with smartphones can use them to scan the “QR” code on the certificate to go to the department’s inspections website to get inspection details. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Self Storage Facility Being Built on Hollow Tree Ridge Road Overlooking I-95

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Hollow Tree Self Storage (HTSS),  the first  high-end, self-storage facility to come to Darien will open its doors in the fall of 2017. The state-of-the-art building is under construction at 131 Hollow Tree Ridge Road and will include a front office, and 800 to 1,000 climate-controlled units in a variety of sizes for myriad self-storage needs. (more…) Continue Reading →

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New Corbin/Post Redevelopment Proposal Less High, with 749 Parking Spaces

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Heights for the tallest building in the Corbin/Post Road redevelopment proposal is now lower (at 71 feet), as are the four buildings along the Post Road, but to make up for the lost space, some buildings farther from the Post Road would get extra stories. (more…) Continue Reading →

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One Darien Restaurant Rated ‘Poor’, Three ‘Good’ in Latest Darien Health Inspections

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In the latest food inspection reports released by Darien Health Department, one inspection of a restaurant resulted in ratings of “Poor,” and another three were rated “Good.” (more…) Continue Reading →

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DCA Women’s Luncheon on Jan 10 Features Holly Hurd on ‘Starting Your Own Business’

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The Darien Community Association (DCA) Women’s Luncheons will feature “Starting Your Own Business” with VentureMom Holly Hurd for their next luncheon on Tuesday, Jan. 10 at 12:15pm at the DCA. (more…) Continue Reading →

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