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How Health Inspectors Rated Restaurants and Other Food Serving Places in Darien

Health Department Inspection Ratings Restaurants 11-17-17
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Here’s how Darien restaurants and other food-serving places fared in the six inspection reports, most recently released by the Darien Health Department. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Police: Drive Carefully Near Tokeneke School on Saturday During Pumpkin Carnival, and Here’s Where to Park

Tokeneke Pumpkin Carnival 10-12-17
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Because of the expected crowds and traffic surrounding Tokeneke School during the annual Tokeneke Pumpkin Carnival this Saturday, Darien police have issued a traffic advisory and pointed out where extra parking is available. Police said you can’t park on Old Farm Road, where the entrances to the school are located, nor on private streets in the Tokeneke Association. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Caring for a Loved One With a Serious Mental Illness: An Oct 17 Talk by Two Attorneys

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When a child or other loved one lives with serious mental illness, families face critical decisions about oversight and financial security for immediate and long-term needs. Attorneys Jim Funnell and Amy Orlando will address these difficult decisions in their presentation, “Ensuring Care For Your Loved One With A Mental Health Condition.” (more…) Continue Reading →

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Most Recent Health Inspection Reports for Food Serving Places in Darien

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Here’s how Darien restaurants and other food-serving places fared in the eight latest inspection reports, released Thursday by the Darien Health Department. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Joan Lunden to Talk About Being a Caregiver at Silversource Luncheon Wednesday in Darien

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A trusted voice in our homes for more than 30 years, award-winning journalist and author Joan Lunden will serve as guest speaker at the SilverSource Inspiring Lives Benefit Luncheon on Wednesday, Oct. 16 at Woodway Country Club in Darien. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Invest in Your Child’s ‘Executive Functioning’ Skills: Psychologist’s Presentation Thursday

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Practical strategies to help your children build executive functioning (EF) skills and improve focus, organization and self-regulation is the subject of a presentation Thursday at Darien Library by a psychologist who specializes in the subject. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Social Worker Joins Community Fund’s Youth Asset Team

Andrew Tepper Youth Asset Team Community Fund of Darien
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Licensed Clinical Social Worker Andrew Tepper has joined The Community Fund of Darien as an advisor to the organization’s Youth Asset Team. Tepper will help plan prevention-related events and speakers, as well as alcohol-alternative events for their peers. He’ll provide the teen perspective at Thriving Youth Task Force meetings, and mentor middle school Youth Give Back students. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Latest Health Inspection Reports for Restaurants and Other Food Serving Places in Darien

Health Department Inspection Ratings Restaurants 11-17-17
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Here’s how Darien restaurants and other food-serving places fared in the eight latest inspection reports, released Thursday by the Darien Health Department. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Darien Seniors: Reserve a Seat Soon for At Home in Darien’s Annual Lunch with Speaker on Heart Disease

Dr. Mina Owlia from At Home in Darien
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All Darien seniors are invited to attend At Home in Darien’s Annual Luncheon on Tuesday, Oct. 22 at The Darien Community Association, where an expert on managing and preventing heart disease will speak. The lunch is free but seats are limited and must be reserved by Oct. 11. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Latest Health Inspection Reports for Darien Restaurants and Other Food-Serving Places

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Here are the latest inspection reports for Darien restaurants and other food-serving establishments just released by Darien Health Department. (more…) Continue Reading →

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