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New Teen Drivers: 6 Things You Absolutely Need to Know — Advice from a Lawyer

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Dear Free-Range Teenager,

Congratulations!  You’re sixteen and you finally have your license! Fantastic. I don’t want to take all of the “woo-hoo” out of your newly-found freedom, but I do want to make sure that you know about and actually pay attention to a few laws and legal conceptsthat especially apply to your shiny, new driving experience. Here’s a list of six things that you absolutely need to know. Continue Reading →

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See the Latest Darien Football Hype Video, for the Semifinals Game with Southington

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Darien Blue Wave Sports News on Friday posted its latest hype video on YouTube, days before the high school football team’s tournament game with Southington. Here’s the video: (more…) Continue Reading →

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See the Darien Football Hype Video Now Out, Then See the CIAC Finals Game Tonight

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Blue Wave Sports News just released this hype video by Brendan Ross with highlights from last Thursday’s Turkey Bowl game:

(It comes out just in time for tonight’s 6:30 p.m. CIAC Class LL quarterfinals game against Greenwich at Boyle Stadium in Stamford.)

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NEW COLUMN: Advice from a Lawyer: Parents, Know Your Teen Party Responsibilities

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There is a new standard of conduct for parents and property owners that is growing out of the terrible consequences of unsupervised, underage parties. _______________

Editor’s note: Attorney Matthew Maddox in New Canaan publishes a weekly blog on legal matters. We think it’s got useful advice for our readers, and he’s agreed to let Darienite.com bring it to you here. 


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See the DHS Football Hype Video for Blue Wave v. Rams at the Turkey Bowl

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The latest hype video for the Darien High School football team just dropped Thursday morning, with Jack Book’s posting on YouTube. The video comes just before this year’s Turkey Bowl, where Darien meets New Canaan, a week from today, on Turkey Day. You can’t possibly be a true Blue Wave football fan without seeing it, preferably right this instant, and lucky for you, we’ve got it right here: (more…) Continue Reading →

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