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Two Restaurants Get Lowest, ‘C’ Ratings in Latest Health Inspection Reports

Health Department Inspection Ratings Restaurants 11-17-17
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Two Darien restaurants received a “C” rating, the worst in the town A-B-C ratings system, in in the most 1recently released Health Department inspection reports. Two other establishments were rated “B”, and eight more received an “A.” (more…) Continue Reading →

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One Restaurant Gets Its Second ‘C’ Rating in a Row in Latest Health Inspections [UPDATE]

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One Darien restaurant that received a “C” rating, the worst in the town A-B-C ratings system, in a March 4 inspection then got a second “C” rating on March 17 in the latest health inspection reports released by the town Health Department. Two other establishments were rated “B”, and two more, “A.” A new restaurant that opened in January received a 95 state score but not a town rating. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Opioid Use in Darien and What To Do About It: Research Presented at Library Forum March 21

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A presentation on just-completed research on opioids in Darien will be part of a discussion forum at 7 p.m., Wednesday, March 21 at Darien Library. The forum will feature information gathered by an Americorps volunteer who conducted a town needs assessment related to opioid use in town, along with reactions and comments from a town police detective and the town director of health. (more…) Continue Reading →

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

Health Department Inspection Ratings Restaurants 11-17-17
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One Darien restaurant received 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 “B”, and one “A.” (more…) 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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Parents, Kids Together Invited to Talks on Puberty (Then Have Your Own Talks on Sex)

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Puberty is a fact-of-life and life-changing, but it’s still a topic that makes kids (and grownups) blush and look down at the floor. As parents, would you welcome an opportunity to connect comfortably and productively with your son or daughter in a discussion on puberty?   (more…) 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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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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Influenza Making Inroads in CT: What to Do to Prevent It or If You Catch It

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The Connecticut Department of Public Health has announced that there have been at least 15  deaths in the state directly linked to the flu. According to state Commissioner of Health Raul Pino, you can still get a flu shot to protect yourself and your family. At this time, vaccine is available at the Darien Health Department — call 203-656-7320 to schedule an appointment. (more…) Continue Reading →

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