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Two Darien Food-Serving Establishments Get Lowest Rating in Health Inspections

Health Department Inspection Reports Restaurants
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Two food-serving establishments in Darien each received the lowest town health inspection rating of “C” in the latest 12 reports released Thursday by the Darien Health Department. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Meet the 2017 Darien Democratic Candidates: Intros, Acceptance Speeches from the Caucuses

Pam Sparkman candidate Selectman 07-20-17
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If you don’t know some of Darien’s Democratic candidates for office this year — or even if you do — here’s how they were described at the Democrat’s caucus on Wednesday night. (more…) Continue Reading →

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New Canaan Republican (and Stamford Official) Announces Bid for Governor

Michael Handler New Canaan Gubernatorial candidate
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Touting his work in getting Stamford on stronger financial footing, New Canaan Republican Michael Handler announced Monday that he’s making a bid for Connecticut’s highest elected office. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Gubernatorial Candidate Dan Drew: CT Needs Single-Payer Healthcare, Tolls, Free College & Legalized Pot

Dan Drew Middletown Mayor Gubernatorial Candidate 07-15-17
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Middletown Mayor Dan Drew, who’s running for governor, positioned himself as a candidate of the progressive wing of the Democratic Party during a recent visit to Darien. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Seniors, Disabled Eligible for Money Back on Some Rent: See Town Human Services Dept

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Darien senior citizens and disabled people who are renters may be eligible for a rent rebate from the State of Connecticut for the year 2016. The program, which is now in progress, will continue through Sept. 31, 2017 at the Darien Human Services Department. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Poorest Rating for One Food Serving Establishment in 10 Most Recent Darien Health Inspection Reports

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One food-serving establishment in Darien received the lowest town rating of “C” among the seven inspection reports released Thursday by Darien Health Department. The other establishments all got “A’s” and “B’s.” (more…) Continue Reading →

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One Restaurant Gets Poorest Rating in 10 Most Recent Darien Health Inspection Reports

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One Darien restaurant received the lowest town rating of “C” among the 10 inspection reports released Friday by Darien Health Department. The other establishments all got “A’s” and “B’s.” (more…) Continue Reading →

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Have Your Dump Permit? Fireworks Pass? Dog Registered? Beach Sticker? Where to Go, Online or in Town Hall

Dump Sticker Renewal 06-24-17
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Now is the time of year when, with deadlines approaching, you need to get a bunch of permits from Town Hall (or, in many cases, online). Here’s what you need to know for the most widely used permits: (more…) Continue Reading →

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Two Darien Food-Serving Establishments Get Lowest Rating in Latest Health Inspection Reports

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Two Darien food-serving establishments received the lowest town rating of “C” among the inspection reports released in the past month by Darien Health Department. (more…) Continue Reading →

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