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Hindley Students Explore Circuitry, Puppet Making at School Library Event

Maker Fair event at Hindley Library newsletter 18-01-19
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From paper circuits and robots to Keva planks and sock puppet creations, the Hindley Elementary School Maker Fair provided a wide array of exploration and experimentation for students last week. (more…) Continue Reading →

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‘C’ Rating for One Darien Food Establishment in Latest Health Inspection Reports

Health Department Inspection Ratings Restaurants 11-17-17
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One Darien food-serving establishment received a grade of “C,” the lowest of the three A-B-C town Health Department ratings, in the six most recently released health inspections.  (more…) Continue Reading →

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Police: Man, 22, Who Failed to Appear in Court, Found with Ecstasy Pill on Him

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A 22-year-old man wanted on a charge of failure to appear in court on a minor larceny charge was brought to the attention of police when the driver of a car he was in kept hitting a window in a parking lot downtown, according to police. When officers were called to the scene, they arrested him and found an ecstasy pill on him, police said. (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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