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CT Transportation Commissioner Redeker: Rail and Road Debacle Coming Soon Unless Legislature Acts

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State Transportation Commissioner James Redeker recently announced in a letter and news release that proposed fare increases and service reductions would “undo decades of investment in our transportation infrastructure and initiate an economic death spiral for our economy.”

Here’s the news release, issued Tuesday, April 24, followed by the letter: (more…) Continue Reading →

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Public Invited to Representative Town Meeting District 1 ‘Town Hall’ Meeting

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District 1 Representative Town Meeting members will hold an information session for the public to discuss topics about town government from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 25. You’re invited to come learn about town issues being discussed, and we welcome your questions and feedback. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Lowest Rating — ‘C’ — for Two Restaurants in Most Recent Health Inspection Reports

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

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Lowest Rating — ‘C’ — for Two Establishments in Latest Health Inspection Reports

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

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Plastics and Microplastics in Long Island Sound: Panel Discussion, 3 PM Saturday in Greenwich

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In conjunction with its environmental art exhibition, “Hazardous Beauty,” Flinn Gallery presents a panel discussion: “Plastics and  Microplastics in our L.I. Sound on Saturday, April 7 from 3 to 4:30 p.m. in Greenwich Library’s Cole Auditorium. (more…) Continue Reading →

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Former Ambassador to South Korea Speaks Wednesday to Darien Men’s Association

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Ambassador Donald Gregg will talk about the challenges facing the Korean peninsula, its impact on neighboring U.S. allies in the Asia Pacific region and what policy options exist for the current administration on Wednesday, April 11 at the Darien Men’s Association. (more…) Continue Reading →

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

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One Darien restaurants received a “C” rating, the worst in the town A-B-C ratings system, in in the six most recently released Health Department inspection reports. Three other establishments were rated “B”, and two more received an “A.” (more…) Continue Reading →

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Jim Cameron Speaks to Greenwich Audience About CT’s Transportation Funding Crisis

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The transportation in Connecticut is, to be blunt, in dire straits, commuter advocate Jim Cameron of Darien recently told a Greenwich audience. He also discussed possible solutions. (more…) Continue Reading →

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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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