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‘Plan for the Future: How an Estate Plan Puts You in Control’ DCA Presentation by Financial Planners

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The Darien Community Association (DCA) is bringing together two specialists to present “Plan for the Future – How an Estate Plan Puts You in Control” from 9:30 to 11 a.m., Friday, Jan. 27. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Child Guidance Center Changes Name of Sexual Abuse Response Team

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The Child Guidance Center of Southern Connecticut (CGC) changed the name of their Sexual Abuse Response Team (SART) to the Child Advocacy Center (CAC). The CAC is overseen by CGC’s Director of Victim Services (formerly known as the SART Program Director), Setta Mushegian, MSW. (more…) Continue Reading →

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How a 10% ConnDOT Cut Would Affect Connecticut: Cameron on Transportation

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As the Legislature reconvened on Jan. 4 in Hartford, all were buzzing about filling the predicted $41 million deficit in the state’s budget. While the governor is again pledging no tax increases (we’ve heard that before!), the alternatives are looking pretty ugly. (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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Police: DUI for Man, 24, Driving on Wrong Side of the Road

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A police officer saw an SUV driven on the wrong side of a traffic island at the intersection of  Tokeneke Road and Old Farm Road and later charged the driver, a 24-year-old man, with driving while under the influence, police said. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Andrews Drive House Burglarized — Front Door Smashed In

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When police arrived at the front of an Andrews Drive home a little after 8:42 p.m. on Friday, they saw the front door had been split open, with the door’s deadbolt lock still intact and attached to the frame. (more…) Continue Reading →

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