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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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State Environment Commissioner Robert Klee to Talk on Climate Change at Darien Library

Robert Klee pic DEEP commissioner 18-01-10
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Robert Klee, commissioner of the Connecticut Department of Energy and Environmental Protection will speak on climate change this Tuesday, Jan. 16 at Darien Library. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Christmas Tree Pickup Schedule for 2018 Announced — Jan 2 to 30

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From Jan. 2 through 30, Darien public works employees will be picking up Christmas trees left on the curb throughout town. Each area of town gets two periods for pickups. Here’s the schedule, as announced by the town Department of Public Works: (more…) Continue Reading →

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One Darien Restaurant Gets Lowest Rating in Latest Health Inspection Reports

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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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Letter: Board of Selectmen Thanks These Darien Residents Stepping Down from Town Boards

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To the editor:

“Volunteering is the ultimate exercise in democracy, you vote in elections once a year but when you volunteer, you vote ever day about the kind of community you want to live in.” — Anonymous

The Darien Community thanks the following people who have stepped down from their board or commission in 2017: (more…) Continue Reading →

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Darien Finance Board Chairman Speaks to Men’s Club Wednesday on Town, State Budget Issues

Jon Zagrodzky Darien Mens Club talk 12-16-17
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Jon Zagrodzky, chairman of the Town of Darien Board of Finance, will talk about the impact of state-level budget challenges at the Darien Men’s Association on Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2017.  The town’s annual budget is $140 million. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Board of Education Chairperson Tara Ochman’s State of the Town Remarks

Lectern Auditorium Town Seal
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Good Evening Mr. Moderator, members of the Republican Town Meeting, town officials, and the community of Darien, those here and those watching on Channel 79. The Board of Education is charged with that most important of missions; to educate and guide our children so they become contributing members of our society. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Planning & Zoning Board Chairman John Sini’s 2017 State of the Town Remarks

Sini State of Town 12-12-17
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Good evening Mister Moderator, members of the RTM, town officials, and fellow community members here and watching via TV-79. I am John Sini. I will be serving as the chairman of the Planning and Zoning Commission for my second year and this will be my fifth year on the Commission. (more…) Continue Reading →

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