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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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Police: Dispatcher Hears Yelling for Help in 911 Call, Leading to Arrest of Darien Man

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As sometimes happens with 911 calls, no one spoke directly to a Darien police dispatcher who received a call at 12:49 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 4. More unusual was what happened this time: According to police, the dispatcher heard people arguing, with one of them yelling for help. (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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UPDATE: Darien Library Study Night for DHS Students, ‘Long Night Against Procrastination’ Is … Err, Postponed

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Due to circumstances beyond Darien Library’s control (a postponement of midterms because of last week’s school snow days) the “Long Night Against Procrastination” later-hours studying night has been moved back from Jan. 14 to Sunday, Jan. 21. We now return you to your original announcement, with the date changed: (more…) Continue Reading →

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