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

Health Department Inspection Ratings Restaurants 11-17-17
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A “C” rating, the worst in the town’s A-B-C ratings system, went to one town restaurant in the six food health inspection reports released Thursday by Darien Health Department. (more…) Continue Reading →

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

Health Certificate Frosty Bear 01-19-17
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The worst in the town’s A-B-C ratings system — a ‘C’ — went to one Darien food-serving establishment in the seven food health inspection reports released on Thursday by Darien Health Department. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Learn How to Recognize a Stroke and What to Do: Presentation on Friday, Feb 8

Spot-a-Stroke 2019 Stroke Awareness
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Stamford EMS and Stamford Health are teaming up with the Stamford Senior Center to present Spot-A-Stroke — a stroke awareness program on Friday, Feb. 8. The program will help attendees recognize the common warning signs of a stroke and learn the steps to take in an emergency. In addition to an interactive demonstration of hands-only CPR, exciting advances in stroke care will be discussed. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Not Just in Heroin — Fentanyl Can Kill in Cocaine, Too: Mountainside Treatment Center Exec

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Fentanyl, a synthetic opioid 50 times stronger than heroin, continues to drive the opioid crisis throughout Connecticut. Fentanyl has factored into an alarming number of opioid overdose deaths across the state and the nation, but residents now face another growing threat: fentanyl-laced cocaine.  (more…) Continue Reading →

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Worst Rating — ‘C’ — for One Restaurant in Latest Darien Health Inspection Reports

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One Darien restaurant received a ‘C’ rating — the worst in the town’s A-B-C ratings system — in the eight most recently released town health inspection reports. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Sensory-Friendly Morning Offered at Maritime Aquarium Early on Sunday, Feb 3

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For some, The Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk is a place with too many stimuli. So on Sunday, Feb. 3, the Aquarium is planning a special morning to give guests with sensory-processing differences a fun, comfortable and accepting environment. During “Sensory-Friendly Morning,” lights in the Aquarium will be lower, and music and other sounds will be turned down or off. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Latest Health Inspection Results for Three Darien Schools, Three Restaurants and a Deli

Health Department Inspection Ratings Restaurants 11-17-17
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Four Darien food-serving establishments and three schools were examined by the town Health Department, which on Thursday released inspection reports on each of them. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Complimentary Dinner and Talk on Sleep Health for Parents of Premature Babies, Jan 29

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In an effort to provide valuable resources and practical help for parents with premature babies, The Tiny Miracles Foundation (TTMF) has announced their After the NICU Education Series for 2019 with their first program, “Sleep Health and Transitions” with Dr. John Ciannella, a neonatologist at Stamford Hospital. (more…) Continue Reading →

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A ‘C’ Rating — the Worst — for One Darien Food-Serving Establishment in Latest Health Inspections

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One Darien food-serving establishment received a “C” rating in the six health-inspection reports released Thursday by Darien Health Department.  (more…) Continue Reading →

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Losing Weight and Keeping Fit — Free Lunchtime Presentation by Darien Wellness Therapy

Darien Wellness resolutions dieting Jan 1
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The holidays are over and we are beginning the new year with the same resolutions as last year. For many of us, losing weight and becoming fit are on the agenda again. We set goals and then forget them or after a day of struggle, give up, and give in to dessert! (more…) Continue Reading →

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