Nelson Noren Ehinger Sr. died on Aug. 11, 2018, after a long illness at the age of 88. Continue Reading →
A train disabled in the Park Avenue Tunnel at 7:30 a.m. was what delayed commuter trains coming into Grand Central Terminal Tuesday morning, Metro-North announced. Continue Reading →
After the discovery that an underground line was closer to the edge of the Darien High School building than originally thought, the project to expand the cafeteria this summer was delayed for weeks as plans were revised.
Now that it’s on track, it will still be incomplete by the start of school, but the project is “for the most part, on time and on budget,” Jill McCammon, the building committee chair told the Board of Selectmen on Monday night. Continue Reading →
Voters who normally cast their ballots in the Gym at Town Hall will instead vote downstairs at Mather Senior Center for the Tuesday, Aug. 14 primary. Continue Reading →
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Members of the executive board of Darien’s Good Wife’s River Chapter Daughters of the American Revolution met recently at the Darien Library for their annual planning session. Continue Reading →
A 58-year-old man was driving while under the influence in Darien late Monday afternoon, Aug. 6, and the unregistered car he was driving had a license plate from another car on it, police said. And the man had a suspended driver’s license, police added.
A 42-year-old Darien woman was charged with disorderly conduct after a confrontation with a family member turned physical, although no one was injured, police said. Continue Reading →
A bat captured Aug. 1 inside of a home on Tommys Lane in New Canaan has tested positive for rabies at the state laboratory, according to officials in the Animal Control section of the New Canaan Police Department. Continue Reading →
I used to believe in Santa Claus, the Tooth Fairy and politicians. I actually thought the first two brought me gifts and the latter cared about me and my community. Well, those days are gone. Continue Reading →
In the 13 most recent health inspection reports released by the Darien Health Department, three local food-serving establishments received “C” ratings — the worst.
Of the other 10 establishments, five received B ratings and five got A’s. All the inspections took place from Aug. 1 to 8. Continue Reading →
The band Hazzard County performs a free, outdoor concert from 8 to 9:30 p.m., Friday, Aug. 17 at the Levitt Pavilion in Westport. Continue Reading →
Here’s Deirdre McGovern’s report on Darien and Rowayton real estate for Aug. 2 to 9, 2018: Continue Reading →
The widely acclaimed Austin, TX Peterson Brothers Band performs in a free, outdoor concert from 8 to 9:30 p.m. at the Levitt Pavilion in Westport. Continue Reading →
Here’s how a certain scam works that’s been offered to people in Darien, as described by a town police announcement on Thursday.
Remember, you can’t lose if you don’t play: Continue Reading →
Joan Bulley Keever passed away peacefully on Sunday, July 29, 2018 at the age of 88. Continue Reading →
Americare’s, the Stamford-based international charity that emphasizes quick relief efforts after natural disasters in the United States and worldwide, is providing relief in two areas recently hit by catastrophes of different types: an earthquake in Indonesia and the recent large fires in California. Continue Reading →
Natural disasters and weather emergencies are in the news. Whether it’s the devastating wildfires along the West Coast, the relentless rains and flooding along the East Coast, or tornado strikes in the Midwest, it’s heartbreaking to see people lose their homes and businesses.
These properties recently were sold in Darien, according to records in the Town Clerk’s Office: Continue Reading →
Cynthia Sayer, an acclaimed four-string banjoist, performs “The Hot Banjo Show” with her Joyride Band in a free, outdoor concert from 7 to 8:30 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 12 at the Levitt Pavilion in Westport. Continue Reading →