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43 min ago | New Canaan News-Review

2 honored by Girl Scouts of Connecticut

From left, Girl Scouts of Connecticut Board President Caroline Sloat; Managing Director, New England Market Executive, Merrill Lynch Wealth Management, Linda Houston; and Girl Scouts of Connecticut CEO Mary Barneby.


Related Topix: Connecticut, Stamford, CT

4 hrs ago |

Responding to Need, Nami CT Starts Support Group in Wilton

Parenting is a tough fulltime job regardless of the other 'jobs' we need to take on.


Related Topix: Wilton, CT, Family, Parenting, Ridgefield, CT, Stamford, CT

9 hrs ago |

Free Outdoor Shakespeare in Stamford begjns tonight, July 10

Everything old is new again...cliche? Maybe. But in Curtain Call's case, it's very true.


Related Topix: Stamford, CT

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Darien News-Review

Summer programs at YWCA

The YWCA Darien/Norwalk, located at 49 Old Kings Highway N., offers a variety of programs for women in lower Fairfield County.


Related Topix: Norwalk, CT

Connecticut Post

When Cathy Lawton started selling homes in Fairfield County in 1985, green house equated more to plants growing in a glass structure than an energy-efficient dwelling.


Related Topix: Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Geothermal Power, Energy, Darien, CT, Ridgefield, CT

Gourmet Olive Oil Shop Opens in Westport: The Free Samples Will Wow You

We've all tasted plenty of olive oil. But few of us have tasted anything at all like top-of-the-line olive oil - the kind sold at Olivette , a Darien store that's now opening a second location in Westport.


Related Topix: Westport, CT, Darien, CT, Baked Goods, Life, Food, Bread, New Canaan, CT, South Windsor, CT

The New Canaan Daily Voice

4 Fairfield County Towns Rate Among Most Exciting In The State

Anyone who complains that there isn't anything to do in Connecticut clearly aren't living--or partying--in Stamford, Norwalk, Greenwich or Westport, which were all recently named in the Top 10 most exciting places in the state, according to .


Related Topix: Stamford, CT, Greenwich, CT, Westport, CT

The Stamford Daily Voice

Less Humidity, Thunderstorm Chance For Stamford On Wednesday

The oppressive humidity will begin to break in Fairfield County on Wednesday, but warmer temperatures and the threat of an isolated thunderstorm will remain, according to the National Weather Service.


Related Topix: Stamford, CT, Weather

The Norwalk Daily Voice

Norwalk's STAR Purchases 14 New Vans With State Grant

A grant from the state has allowed Norwalk's STAR Inc. to purchase 14 minivans to transport individuals with developmental disabilities, the organization announced Tuesday, July 8. "It's a godsend," said Katie Banzhaf, executive director of STAR.


Related Topix: Westport, CT, Norwalk, CT

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Columbia Spectator

Fairfield: Annual Potluck at the Greenwich Polo Grounds

The Columbia University Club of Fairfield County cordially invites you you attend our annual potluck picnic at the Greenwich Polo Grounds.


Related Topix: Columbia University

New Canaan News-Review

Center for HOPE receives donation from Splash

Amanda Romaniello, Family Centers' manager of clinical services for Darien and New Canaan, accepts a donation from Splash Car Wash's Oscar Moran, left, and Omar Locke for the Center for HOPE.


Related Topix: Darien, CT, New Canaan, CT, Life, Charity

The Greenwich Daily Voice

Development Hits The Second Floor On Greenwich Avenue

Stores along Greenwich Avenue in Greenwich are looking to expand, but instead of building out, they are looking to build up, according to the Fairfield County Business Journal.


Related Topix: Greenwich, CT

The Stamford Daily Voice

Stamford Ranks No. 115 In State In Study Of Bike/Walk Friendliness

FAIRFIELD COUNTY, N.Y. Weston ranked seventh in the state as the most bike and walk friendly community in Fairfield County, according to a new study released by .


Related Topix: Stamford, CT, Weston, CT, Danbury, CT

The Stamford Daily Voice

Stamford's First County Bank Foundation Names New Vice President, Secretary

In addition, RoseMary Ogden was named secretary at First County Bank Foundation.


Related Topix: Stamford, CT, Marketing, Norwalk, CT

The Stamford Daily Voice

Wilton Triathlete Hosts Q&A Session On Ironman Lake Placid

Wilton's Mitch West, a triathlete and coach at EHS TRI/GTC in Greenwich, will host a question-and-answer session about the upcoming Ironman Lake Placid on Thursday, July 10. The free Q&A will be held at Elite Health Services, 1445 E. Putnam Ave., Old Greenwich.


Related Topix: Greenwich, CT, Old Greenwich, CT

Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Danbury Daily Voice

Severe Thunderstorms Heading Toward Northern Fairfield County

A severe thunderstorm warning has been issued until 8:45 p.m. Monday in Fairfield County as a storm was rolling into the area, the National Weather Service said.


Related Topix: Weather, Hailstorm, Natural Disasters, Danbury, CT

The Fairfield Daily Voice

UI Reports Power Outages In Fairfield

Small power outages were reported across Fairfield County on Monday evening after a fast-moving thunderstorm moved through the area.


Related Topix: Fairfield, CT, Weather

The Norwalk Daily Voice

Heat, Thunderstorms Fill The Forecast For Norwalk

Hot temperatures and humidity will remain in the Fairfield County forecast for Monday and could result in passing thunderstorms, according to the National Weather Service.


Related Topix: Norwalk, CT, Weather

The Westport Daily Voice

New York City Kids Arrive In Fairfield County For Summer Of Fresh Air

Some of the kids were returning after having spent a previous summer in Fairfield as part of the Fresh Air Fund.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Fairfield, CT, Ridgefield, CT, Connecticut, New Canaan, CT


Greenwich female police captain files bias suit

The Greenwich Police Department's first female captain has filed a state discrimination complaint against the town's top police officials.


Related Topix: Greenwich, CT, Law, Employment / Labor Law