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Letter from Selectman Susan Marks: Darien Parents & Grandparents, Check Out the OurDarien.com Website

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To the editor:

Have you heard about the new campaign in Darien? It has nothing to do with politics but everything to do with something much more important, our Youth in town! (more…) Continue Reading →

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Letter: Finance Board Chairman Zagrodzky: Malloy’s Pension Proposal Could Cost Darien $3 Million

Jon Zagrodzky Board of Finance 12-16
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To the editor:

The recent announcement by Governor Malloy that he will ask to shift more than $400 million in teacher pension obligations to Connecticut towns should be alarming to everyone.  The Board of Finance is certainly concerned, and while none of this is final, we do have an estimate of the potential impact. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Letters to the Editor on Wood vs Klein in Race for 141st State Rep District

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Darienite.com will accept letters to the editor about candidates running for office in the Nov. 8 election, but only up through the end of the day on Halloween, Oct. 31. Email your letter to dave@darienite.com. These letters about the election recently came in: (more…) Continue Reading →

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Letter: Greg Ehlers Thanks GOP Convention for State Senate Nomination

Greg Ehlers THUMBNAIL 5-13-16
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I want to thank the delegates of the Republican Party for nominating me as their candidate in the November election for state Senate. It is an honor to represent the people of Norwalk and Darien in the fight against one-party rule. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Panel Discussion on Town Plan of Conservation and Development

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To the editor:

The Darien League of Women Voters and the Darien Library will host a panel discussion on the Town Plan of Conservation and Development (POCD) on Monday, Feb. 22 at 1 p.m. at the Louise Parker Berry Auditorium at the Darien Library. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Selectman Candidate Rob Richards: Let’s Station Full-Time Paramedics in Darien

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To the editor:

Darien’s Post 53 EMS program is one of the most recognized and well-run volunteer programs in the United States. But because its volunteers are not certified paramedics; whenever an emergency requires a paramedic we have to call on an outside EMS service, Stamford Emergency Medical Services (SEMS). However, I believe if we leased fulltime SEMS Paramedics and stationed them at one of Darien’s firehouses our EMS system would be improved and Post 53 would benefit as well. (more…) Continue Reading →

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