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3 hrs ago | Patch.com
The New Canaan Historical Society will be celebrating its 125th anniversary with a yearlong celebration of programs and activities, including their family-oriented Colonial Day, Saturday, Oct. 11, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., on the grounds of the Historical Society. Colonial Day will kick off with a costumed Fife & Drum corps, military drill, spinning and weaving exhibitions, Colonial games and activities such as candle-making and quill writing, Colonial dances, general store, and refreshments.
3 hrs ago | New Canaan News-Review
Harry French, of Henry C. Reid & Son jewelers, donated an 18-karat white gold and diamond ring, valued at $3,200, as a raffle prize to benefit A Better Chance of New Canaan. Raffle tickets are available at the Henry C. Reid & Son, 72 Elm St., or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com.
4 hrs ago | Patch.com
For the effort that must have gone into it and the payoff for the thief, last week's theft of firewood on Southwood Drive looks like the least lucrative caper in a long time in New Canaan. Pound for pound, at least.
9 hrs ago | The New Canaan Daily Voice
A woman who returned home to find her master bedroom had been "tossed" reported that about $100,000 worth of jewelry was missing, police told the New Canaan Advertiser . The resident of New Norwalk Road reported the jewelry was stolen while she was out of the house Friday, Sept.
The move of Eastern Mountain Sports from High Ridge Road in Stamford to the Ridgeway Shopping Center in the city will benefit both the New Hampshire company and the natural foods store that shared a building with the store. EMS opened its relocated store Sept.
A $6,000 diamond earring went missing after a New Canaan resident left his car unlocked at the lumberyard parking lot Aug. 26, according to police. The 43-year-old complainant parked his car at the lot at about 9:30 a.m. and left the key inside so that an employee from New Canaan Car Spa, 25 Cross St., could pick it up for a detailed wash, police said.
There will be multiple chances to let your creativity shine during the fourth annual ArtsFest at the Silvermine Arts Center in New Canaan, Conn., on Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014.
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Tom Foley , the Republican candidate for governor, said Monday at a transportation forum that the train ride from New Haven to the city takes 20 minutes longer now than in 1914. "That's ridiculous.
The sign for Point72 Asset Management, formerly SAC Capital Advisors, is stationed outside the company's Stamford, Conn., office on Friday, April 11, 2014. Paul Orwicz, the McLaren driver arrested in New Canaan two weeks ago after police said he sped away from officers after a traffic stop, left his job as a money manager at Steven A. Cohen's Point72 Asset Management LP, according to Bloomberg.
A New Canaan woman was arrested early Monday morning after police said she harassed a man at a downtown bar and then became contentious when officers tried to speak to her outside her home. Louisa Labrie, 48, of 108 Harrison Ave., New Canaan, was arrested Sept.
Board of Education members Dionna Carlson, Sangeeta Appel and Gene Goodman at a special meeting March 17, 2014, at the New Canaan High School library. The Board of Education tabled a vote on new rental rates for school facilities Monday after assessing the impact the higher fees could have on local groups renting space at schools, whose costs could nearly double.
The Carriage Barn Arts Center will celebrate the diverse work of its strong contingency of current artist members in its annual Members' Show. All subjects, styles, and media are exhibited in this expansive group art exhibit, in which approximately 150 artists, mainly from Connecticut and New York, each display one representative work.
Five years ago, Caffeine & Carburetors was a small car show in downtown New Canaan, where about 30 drivers would gather outside Zumbach's Gourmet Coffee, 77 Pine St., on a Sunday morning for a cup of joe and some car talk. As the years went by, however, the event has grown so popular -- drawing hundreds of cars and thousands of people -- that the town is no longer able to staff each of the planned shows with adequate police staffing.
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