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‘Poor’ Ratings for Three in Latest Health Inspection Reports: a Darien Pizzeria, a Restaurant and a Company Lunch Room

Health Department Inspection Ratings Restaurants 11-17-17
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Three food-serving places in town received a “C” from health inspectors — the worst rating in the town’s A-B-C ratings system — in the most recent health inspection reports released by Darien Health Department. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Board of Selectmen Choose Kevin Cunningham for Police Commission to Succeed Paul Johnson

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With Police Commission Chairman Paul Johnson deciding to retire from his seat on that board, probably in September, the Board of Selectmen voted 3-2 on Thursday night to name Kevin Cunningham, a member of the Planning and Zoning Commission, as his replacement. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Fines for False Fire Alarms May Go Up, Selectmen Hope That Cuts the Number of Fire Horn Blasts

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Members of the Board of Selectmen recently discussed whether or not to increase the fines for false alarms as one way to reduce the number of times the loud horns blast downtown to call volunteer firefighters. Reducing the number of false alarms would also help the volunteers by reducing their wasted time, selectmen said at a board meeting. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Sen Duff and Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense Host ‘Vigil for Lives Lost’ at 7 PM Thursday

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Senate Majority Leader Bob Duff (D-Norwalk) and Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America announced a “Vigil for Lives Lost” at 7 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 8, at Norwalk City Hall. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Democrats Nominate Slate With Gaps for 2019 Town Election

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The 2019 Democratic Caucus recently endorsed a slate of five candidates already approved by the Democratic Town Committee, and declined to offer opposition to various other candidates endorsed by the Republican Caucus. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Worst Rating, ‘C’, for One Food-Serving Establishment in Latest Darien Health Inspection Reports

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One food-serving place in town received a “C” rating from health inspectors in the most recent health inspection reports released by Darien Health Department. (more…) Continue Reading →

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GOP Caucus Ratifies Republican Town Committee’s Slate of Candidates for Town Offices

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The entire slate of candidates endorsed by the Republican Town Committee was endorsed by a Republican voters caucus held Monday night. The caucus for Democrats is scheduled to be held tonight, Tuesday, July 23. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Worst Rating — ‘C’ — for One Food-Serving Establishment in Latest Health Inspection Reports

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One Darien food-serving establishment received a “C” rating, the worst in the town’s A-B-C ratings system, in the most recently released inspection reports from the town Health Department. (more…) Continue Reading →

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