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Stamford St Patrick’s Day Parade Begins at 12 Noon Saturday

St Patrick's Day Parade Stamford past picture
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Stamford’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade kicks off at noon downtown, starting near the intersection of  Hoyt Street and Summer Street, winding downtown and ending up at Latham Park on Bedford Street (see map). U.S. Sen. Chris Murphy is the parade marshal. This is the 23rd annual parade, according to the official website (although the official website also says it’s the 22nd annual parade). The parade steps off and keeps on stepping, rain or shine. Continue Reading →

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Two ‘C’ Ratings, the Worst, for Darien Food-Serving Establishments in Latest Town Heath Inspection Reports

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Two Darien food-serving establishments got a “C” rating, the worst in the town A-B-C ratings system, in the latest health inspection reports released by the town Health Department. Three other establishments were rated “A”, and two “B.” (more…) Continue Reading →

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Two Darien Establishments Get Worst Rating, ‘C,’ in Latest Health Inspection Reports [UPDATED]

Health Department Inspection Ratings Restaurants 11-17-17
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Two Darien food-serving establishments got a “C” rating, the worst in the town A-B-C ratings system, in the latest health inspection reports released by the town Health Department. Three other establishments were rated “A”, and two “B.” Update, 11:02 a.m.: In addition to the inspections just referred to, Blue Wave Taco was just reinspected on Feb. 22 and received an “A” (more information below). The inspection occurred just as Darienite.com received reports from the department and wasn’t included in the weekly batch. Continue Reading →

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One Darien Eatery Gets Worst Town Rating in Latest Town Health Inspection Reports

Health Department Inspection Ratings Restaurants 11-17-17
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Only two health inspections were released by Darien Health Department, with one restaurant getting a “C” rating, the worst in the town A-B-C ratings system, and the other receiving an “A”. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Latest Health Inspection Results from Darien Schools and Food-Serving Establishments

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Health inspection ratings ranged from good to fair in the latest town Health Department reports for three more Darien school cafeterias and three food-serving establishments in town. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Three Establishments Get Lowest Rating — ‘C’ — in Latest Health Inspections of Restaurants, Schools

Health Department Inspection Ratings Restaurants 11-17-17
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Three Darien food-serving establishments received a grade of “C,” the lowest of the three A-B-C town Health Department ratings, among the 11 most recently released health inspections.  (more…) Continue Reading →

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Dentists Rejoice: Darien Dessert War Declared — Sample and Vote on Your Favorite

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Who’s got the best desserts in Darien? Which of these can you get your beloved on a St. Valentine’s Day visit? Find out for $5 this weekend at the “Something Sweet” event, which also features vendors of non-edible gifts for your Valentine. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Roost — a New, Restaurant/Coffee Shop — Opens Monday at 1950 Post Rd in Noroton

Roost Darien Mike Pietrafeso coffee shop
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At Roost, Darien’s newest place to eat, located in the recently finished building at 1950 Post Road in downtown Noroton, you’ll be able to get coffee, made-to-go items, tea, coffee, breakfast, lunch and dinner and don’t forget coffee. Doors officially open on Monday, Jan. 29. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Four Food-Serving Establishments Get Lowest Rating in Latest Darien Health Inspections

Health Department Inspection Ratings Restaurants 11-17-17
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Three Darien food-serving establishments received a grade of “C,” the lowest of the three A-B-C town Health Department ratings, among the 11 most recently released health inspections.  (more…) Continue Reading →

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‘C’ Rating for One Darien Food Establishment in Latest Health Inspection Reports

Health Department Inspection Ratings Restaurants 11-17-17
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One Darien food-serving establishment received a grade of “C,” the lowest of the three A-B-C town Health Department ratings, in the six most recently released health inspections.  (more…) Continue Reading →

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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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One Darien Restaurant Gets Lowest Rating in Latest Health Inspection Reports

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One Darien restaurant received a “C” grade, the lowest of the three town Health Department ratings, in the most recently released health inspections. (more…) Continue Reading →

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A Supermarket in Town Gets Lowest Grade in Latest Town Health Inspections

Health Department Inspection Ratings Restaurants 11-17-17
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One Darien supermarket received a “C” grade, the lowest of the three town Health Department ratings, in the most recently released health inspections. The store later was reinspected and received a “B.” (more…) Continue Reading →

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