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One Darien Restaurant Gets Lowest Rating in Latest Health Inspection Reports

Health Certificate Frosty Bear 01-19-17
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One Darien restaurant received a “C” grade, the lowest of the three town Health Department ratings, in the most recently released health inspections. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Corbin/Post Road Project Revisions: Measuring How It Shrunk, Reducing the Risk of Technology Changes

Map of new plan from Baywater Corbin dec four seventeen
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On Tuesday night, David Genovese offered the Planning and Zoning Commission more details than he previously made public about why his plans for the Corbin/Post Road downtown redevelopment project have changed. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Genovese’s Own Explanation of Changes to Corbin/Post Project: An Open Letter

Corbin Drive Baywater Corbin proposal Dec four seventeen
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David Genovese, the lead partner in the massive Baywater Corbin project between the Post Road, Corbin Drive and I-95, released this statement explaining why he’s proposing a much changed development after going back to the drawing board: (more…) Continue Reading →

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New Plan for Corbin/Post Project: Less High, Less Deep, Less Large, Yet With Bigger Footprint

Post Road and Corbin Redevelopment Dec five seventeen
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The big downtown redevelopment proposal for Corbin Drive and the Post Road, with its huge underground parking garage, some high buildings and a showcase “Village Green” park in the center of town, is being scrapped by the developer. The new proposal, being presented to the Planning and Zoning Commission on Tuesday night: Much more above-ground parking — made more discreet behind buildings and along the highway — one building near the highway that’s four stories high, and a winding, green public space that snakes into the project to take the place of the larger “Village Green” idea. The project is smaller, too, with less indoor space, and three commercial property owners on the east side of Corbin Drive have been invited to rebuild on their parcels to extend the redevelopment. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Worst Health Rating for Two Darien Restaurants in Latest Inspections

Health Department Inspection Ratings Restaurants 11-17-17
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Two Darien restaurants received “C” grades, the lowest of the three town Health Department ratings, in the most recently released health inspections. Both restaurants were reinspected and each received a “B.” (more…) Continue Reading →

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One Darien Food-Serving Establishment Gets Worst Rating in Latest Health Inspections

Health Department Inspection Ratings Restaurants 11-17-17
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One food-serving establishment received the lowest rating (“C”) , two others got the the middling rating (“B”) and one received the top rating of “A” in the most recently released health inspection reports from Darien Health Department. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Man Passing Counterfeit $50 Bills Succeeds at Some Downtown Darien Businesses

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What are the odds that a man passing counterfeit $50 bills will succeed at a retail business in Darien? What are the odds that those store clerks who do reject the bills will immediately call police? A report to police on Saturday worked like a real-life experiment giving an indication about what the answers to those questions might be, although police may not have found all the stores visited by the man and his counterfeit money. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Worst Rating Twice in a Row for One Darien Food Serving Establishment in Latest Health Inspections

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One food-serving establishment received the lowest rating (“C”) for the second time in a row, and six others got the best rating (“A”) in health inspection reports just released by the Darien Health Department. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Low Rating for One Food-Serving Business in Latest Health Department Inspection Reports

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One food-serving establishment received the lowest rating (“C”), another received a middling rating (“B”) and two others got the best rating (“A”) in health inspection reports just released by the Darien Health Department. (more…) Continue Reading →

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