David Gurliacci

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U.S. Supreme Court Allows Darien Resident’s Suit Against Metro-North to Proceed in State Court

Metro-North Train
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The U.S. Supreme Court decided not to hear objections to a lawsuit against Metro-North by a Darien widow after her husband fell onto the train tracks in 2013 and was hit by an oncoming train at the Noroton Heights station. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Merrit Parkway Conservancy Supports ‘No Truck on Highway’ Warnings on GPS Apps

Merritt Parkway James Farm Road Bridge
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The Merritt Parkway Conservancy appreciates and fully supports U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal’s strong initiative requesting providers of GPS navigation software to add no-truck warnings for roads where trucks are banned. For most of the last 80 years, you could drive your car on the Merritt Parkway with reasonable confidence that you were safe in a stream of other cars, protected by prominent signs at each entry point prohibiting trucks. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Lunch With ‘All the Ways We Said Goodbye’ Authors Beatriz Williams and Laura Willig

All the Ways We Said Goodbye
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Barrett Bookstore invites you to an intimate lunch at Wee Burn Country Club with Beatriz Williams and Lauren Willig to celebrate the release of their latest novel, All the Ways We Said Goodbye. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Public Invited to Opening Reception Jan 26 for Silvermine Arts Guild New Members Exhibition

New Members Exhibition works
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Silvermine Arts Center will welcome more than 50 new members (including three from Darien) to its Guild of Artists in January 2020 with a New Members Exhibition presenting a broad spectrum of innovative work. The public is invited to the opening reception, which will take place from 2 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 26. The event is free. The New Members Exhibition runs Jan. Continue Reading →

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Parenting Workshop on Talking to Children About Sexuality

Poster parent presentation on talking about sex with children
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Do you feel flustered or tongue-tied when the subject of sexuality comes up with your children? Are you uncertain about what words to use and what message to send? On Jan. 29, educator Deborah Roffman will be sharing her advice for having these important but anxiety-provoking conversations in her talk at The Children’s School, “Right from the Start: Sexuality Education in Early Childhood.” (more…) Continue Reading →

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‘C’ Ratings for Supermarket, Restaurant in Latest Darien Health Inspections

Health Certificate Frosty Bear 01-19-17
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Two long-standing town institutions, one a restaurant and the other a supermarket, each received “C” ratings, the worst in Darien’s A/B/C health inspection ratings system, in the latest reports released by the town Health Department. (more…) Continue Reading →

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