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Reminder: Restrictions on Darien Lawn Watering Are Mandatory — Twice a Week, No More
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Because reservoirs are expected to remain low at certain points of every year (especially this time of year) for the foreseeable future, there are mandatory water restrictions on all Darien property. First Selectman Jayme Stevenson recently described the restrictions and reminded residents that Aquarion Water Co. will be watching for violations more vigilantly especially now, when reservoir levels tend to drop. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Town Bicentennial Committee Formed, Applications for More Members Welcome

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With the 200th anniversary of Darien officially becoming a town in 1820, the town has established a Bicentennial committee to organize celebrations, First Selectman Jayme Stevenson announced at a Board of Selectmen meeting last week. If you have an interest, you’re welcome to volunteer. Just contact the First Selectman’s Office. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Expect Some Discolored Water As Aquarion Cleans Water Mains Around Town for Next Six Weeks

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Aquarion Water Company today announced a water main cleaning project in Darien starting Sunday, June 10 and continuing for six weeks between 9 p.m. and 5 a.m.
The water main cleaning project is being undertaken to ensure that customers continue to receive the highest quality water. (more…) Continue Reading →

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What’s Up at Darien Library: Saturday to Friday, April 21 to 27

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Two events on keeping your family healthy, a poet visits, the librarian of the year honored, register for the teen talent show, acting auditions, stuff for kids and stuff for teens — here’s what’s going on at Darien Library for the week starting today, Saturday, April 21: (more…) Continue Reading →

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Have You Heard …? In the Schools, at the Train Station, on the Rink, at the Firehouse

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Here’s the low down on what’s up around town:

This year’s Darien Fire Firefighters St. Baldrick’s Day event will be held Saturday, March 31 at Darien Fire Department Headquarters. Anyone who wants to participate —whether you decide to shave your head, volunteer, or donate — may do so by signing up here. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Wreath-Laying Ceremony: Noon on Saturday at Veterans’ Cemetery Part of Spring Grove Cemetery

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The public is encouraged to attend the Wreaths Across America dedication ceremony to be held at noon on Saturday, Dec. 16, at Darien’s Spring Grove Veterans’ Cemetery. Those attending early will be able to enjoy some seasonal music by the Coastal Chordsmen, a men’s a cappella chorus, who will also sing the National Anthem. (more…) Continue Reading →

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