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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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CDC Warning: If You Have Chopped Romaine Lettuce, Toss It — Then Clean Your Fridge

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The federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the Food and Drug Administration warned consumers on Friday that chopped romaine lettuce — unless you can confirm it is NOT from around Yuma, AZ — should just be thrown out because of a E. coli  outbreak that could make you sick. Even if you’ve eaten some of it already and aren’t sick. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Depression: What To Do If You Have It or a Loved One Has It — Presentation at the Depot

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What are the signs and symptoms of depression? How can I help my child, relative or sibling? How do I protect myself while supporting a person suffering from depression? Answers to these questions and a discussion about depression will be presented by Robert DiRoma in a program at 7 p.m., Thursday, May 3, at The Depot Darien Youth Center. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Lowest Rating — ‘C’ — for Two Establishments in Latest Health Inspection Reports

Health Department Inspection Ratings Restaurants 11-17-17
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Two Darien 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. Two other establishments were rated “B”, and five more received an “A.” (more…) Continue Reading →

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Plastics and Microplastics in Long Island Sound: Panel Discussion, 3 PM Saturday in Greenwich

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In conjunction with its environmental art exhibition, “Hazardous Beauty,” Flinn Gallery presents a panel discussion: “Plastics and  Microplastics in our L.I. Sound on Saturday, April 7 from 3 to 4:30 p.m. in Greenwich Library’s Cole Auditorium. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Lowest Rating — ‘C’ — for One Restaurant in Latest Health Inspection Reports

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One Darien restaurants received a “C” rating, the worst in the town A-B-C ratings system, in in the six most recently released Health Department inspection reports. Three other establishments were rated “B”, and two more received an “A.” (more…) Continue Reading →

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Two Restaurants Get Lowest, ‘C’ Ratings in Latest Health Inspection Reports

Health Department Inspection Ratings Restaurants 11-17-17
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Two Darien restaurants received a “C” rating, the worst in the town A-B-C ratings system, in in the most 1recently released Health Department inspection reports. Two other establishments were rated “B”, and eight more received an “A.” (more…) Continue Reading →

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One Restaurant Gets Its Second ‘C’ Rating in a Row in Latest Health Inspections [UPDATE]

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One Darien restaurant that received a “C” rating, the worst in the town A-B-C ratings system, in a March 4 inspection then got a second “C” rating on March 17 in the latest health inspection reports released by the town Health Department. Two other establishments were rated “B”, and two more, “A.” A new restaurant that opened in January received a 95 state score but not a town rating. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Opioid Use in Darien and What To Do About It: Research Presented at Library Forum March 21

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A presentation on just-completed research on opioids in Darien will be part of a discussion forum at 7 p.m., Wednesday, March 21 at Darien Library. The forum will feature information gathered by an Americorps volunteer who conducted a town needs assessment related to opioid use in town, along with reactions and comments from a town police detective and the town director of health. (more…) Continue Reading →

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One Restaurant Gets Worst Rating — ‘C’ — in Latest Health Inspection Reports

Health Department Inspection Ratings Restaurants 11-17-17
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One Darien restaurant received a “C” rating, the worst in the town A-B-C ratings system, in the latest health inspection reports released by the town Health Department. Three other establishments were rated “B”, and one “A.” (more…) Continue Reading →

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Two ‘C’ Ratings, the Worst, for Darien Food-Serving Establishments in Latest Town Heath Inspection Reports

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Two Darien food-serving establishments got a “C” rating, the worst in the town A-B-C ratings system, in the latest health inspection reports released by the town Health Department. Three other establishments were rated “A”, and two “B.” (more…) Continue Reading →

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Two Darien Establishments Get Worst Rating, ‘C,’ in Latest Health Inspection Reports [UPDATED]

Health Department Inspection Ratings Restaurants 11-17-17
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Two Darien food-serving establishments got a “C” rating, the worst in the town A-B-C ratings system, in the latest health inspection reports released by the town Health Department. Three other establishments were rated “A”, and two “B.” Update, 11:02 a.m.: In addition to the inspections just referred to, Blue Wave Taco was just reinspected on Feb. 22 and received an “A” (more information below). The inspection occurred just as Darienite.com received reports from the department and wasn’t included in the weekly batch. Continue Reading →

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