Pamela James, 85, of Darien passed away suddenly on Tuesday, Nov. 14. Continue Reading →
Here’s the low down on what’s up around town: Continue Reading →
The members of First Church of Christ, Scientist, Darien invite you and yours to join us for a special Thanksgiving service to hear an uplifting Bible Lesson, sing songs of thanksgiving and share expressions of gratitude from the congregation. Continue Reading →
For the past few months, towns in Fairfield County have experienced a substantial increase in the number of both motor vehicle burglaries and stolen motor vehicles. Continue Reading →
In honor of Veterans Day, the Darien Public Schools hosted a variety of assemblies and gatherings for students last week. The following is a snapshot of efforts to honor those who answered the call of duty. Continue Reading →
At the first Darien Board of Education meeting since the November election, board member Tara Ochman was elected chairperson, Elizabeth Hagerty-Ross was re-elected vice chairperson and Kathrine Stein, secretary.
Unlike several previous years, none of the votes were unanimous. Continue Reading →
Lenny Hunter, Darien’s VFW Commander and a longtime Post Office employee, is out of the hospital and continuing to recuperate, local veterans said on Veterans Day. Continue Reading →
Barbara Louise Corry, 90, passed peacefully into Heaven on Monday, Nov. 6, 2017 in Seminole, Fl. She was born Feb. 2, 1927, in Chicago, the daughter of Charles and Eleanor Swift. Continue Reading →
Mary Pickard Whyte, 98, died peacefully at home in Darien on Nov. 7, 2017. Continue Reading →
Tickets to this year’s Turkey Bowl may be purchased online in advance of the football game, and paper tickets also will be sold on Thanksgiving morning at Boyle Stadium in Stamford, officials say. Continue Reading →
What are the odds that a man passing counterfeit $50 bills will succeed at a retail business in Darien? What are the odds that those store clerks who do reject the bills will immediately call police?
A report to police on Saturday worked like a real-life experiment giving an indication about what the answers to those questions might be, although police may not have found all the stores visited by the man and his counterfeit money. Continue Reading →
A 34-year-old Darien woman was arrested Sunday after a fight with a man who received bites and scratches, police said. Continue Reading →
Sharon Uva Clark, 58, of Bridgeport, passed away Nov. 7 at St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Bridgeport. Continue Reading →
Evelyn Isselee, 93, passed away peacefully at her home in Southbury on Nov. 3, 2017. Continue Reading →
Veterans Day was marked Saturday with the laying of flowers and a wreath in the veterans memorial area in front of Darien Town Hall, where about 50 people gathered. Continue Reading →
Darien-based National Veterans Services Fund, a four-decade-old group that helps veterans, particularly those in emergencies, announced Saturday that it’s changing its name, its website and the way it raises money.