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Author: John Schwing

‘Sip Shop Nosh’ for Fairfield schools

Seven downtown Fairfield merchants are participating in an evening of discount shopping Thursday, April 5, to benefit the Fairfield Foundation for Education. “Sip Shop Nosh” is planned from 5 to 8
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Fairfield hearing set on Merritt trail

The long and winding road toward a possible trail for hikers and bikers paralleling the Merritt Parkway through Fairfield County comes to Fairfield on April 10. Planners of the state project,
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No fooling: New Metro-North schedules on April 1

Metro-North Railroad is reminding passengers that new schedules will take effect on Sunday, April 1. The biggest changes are slated for New York branches of the railroad, but rail officials say they
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Comment now before final Fairfield budget crunch

Fairfield officials are really crunching the 2012-13 budget numbers as the final stages of the annual municipal budget crunch are about to begin. The budget on the table — for now, at least — is
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Tax-delinquent properties going up for sale

Fairfield property tax delinquents: You’ve been warned. Pay up, or face the prospect of losing your property. The Fairfield Tax Collector’s Office plans the town’s first sale of tax-delinquent
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If you’re reading this …

… You may already be familiar with the following problem: Can people become addicted to texting or tweeting or social media sites? A Yale University psychiatrist and addiction specialist will
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Fairfield Library in tune with St. Patrick’s Day

Expect Irish eyes — and ears — to be smiling Saturday at a program of traditional music in celebration of St. Patrick’s Day at the Fairfield Public Library. Fairfielders Sally and Damian Connolly will
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Plenty o’ RR service to St. Patrick’s Day parade

Fans of the big St. Patrick’s Day parade in New York City can catch a train Saturday that will deliver them almost right to the heart o’ the line of march along Manhattan’s 5th Avenue. Metro-North
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Help facilitate Fairfield facilities … very cautiously

Here’s your chance to help facilitate Fairfield’s town facilities. The Fairfield Board of Selectmen hopes to sucker recruit citizens into serving many thankless rewarding hours overseeing, planning
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What’s your lucky number in March 29 Penfield lottery?

It’s not exactly a mega-bucks Powerball drawing, but a March 29 lottery in Fairfield will likely get plenty of attention. That’s the date when the town’s Parks and Recreation Department conducts a
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