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Carolyn Mueller

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Flanders offers program on mysterious mosses and beautiful bryophytes in Woodbury

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Flanders Nature Center, 5 Church Hill Road in Woodbury, will welcome Lily Lewis for a talk and walk focusing on mosses and other bryophytes at 10 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 11. Bryophytes, thought small, can have a big impact on our understanding of the natural world. Lewis, a Ph.D. candidate in the Ecology and Evolutionary Biology […] [Read More]
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Youth soccer contest will take place in Danbury Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014.

Kids compete for free in Danbury Soccer Challenge

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The Knights of Columbus Loyal Council #30 will hold the local level of the Soccer Challenge Championship for boys and girls ages 9 to 14 on the soccer field at Henry Abbott Technical High School, 21 Hayestown Ave., Danbury, from 2 to 4 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 4. Registration, which is free, will begin at 1:30 […] [Read More]
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Danbury family warns: Don’t fall for IRS phone scam

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A Danbury family has reported receiving numerous phone calls from a man claiming to be from the IRS, who says that their daughter owes money to the IRS. This ploy has surfaced as a scam before, but since this family has received calls as recently as today, Sept. 30, it bears repeating: the IRS notifies […] [Read More]
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Teen reported missing from Danbury

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A Silver Alert has been issued for Ana E. Reyes-Sanchez, 16, of Danbury. Reyes-Sanchez is described as a white female with black hair and brown eyes, about 5′ 6″ tall and 105 lbs, last seen wearing a camo shirt, grey jeans, and black and yellow sneakers. Reyes-Sanchez may have left Danbury for the New York […] [Read More]
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EMS responding to call in New Milford

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UPDATE: The child is now reported to be conscious and breathing. EARLIER: New Milford’s fire and ambulance departments are responding to Gerard’s Marina on Candlewood Lake for the report of an unconscious child.   [Read More]
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Brush fire reported in Sherman under control

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UPDATE: Firefighters from Sherman, Gaylordsville, Kent, and Wingdale, N.Y., reportedly responded to the scene of the brush fire along the Appalachian Trail.  According to reports, the brush fire was brought under control fairly quickly once the area involved was reached. EARLIER: Reports of a brush fire off the Appalachian Trail in Sherman have been confirmed. […] [Read More]
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DRUGS

DEA holds final Drug Take-Back Day Saturday

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The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and almost 4,000 of its national, tribal, and community law enforcement partners will hold the ninth National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day. Americans can take their expired, unneeded, or unwanted prescription drugs to one of over 5,200 collection sites across the country between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. The service is […] [Read More]
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You know you want one - get a hot dog Saturday and do good at the same time!

Good reason for a hot diggity dog in Danbury!

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The Association of Religious Communities in Danbury has announced an easy fundraiser for ARC’s food pantry. Buy a hot dog at the Hot Dog Stand at the Stop & Shop on Newtown Road in Danbury, between 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., tomorrow (Saturday, Sept. 27). All proceeds will go to ARC’s Food Pantry. You get […] [Read More]
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Salsa

Dance a day away for the Women’s Center of Greater Danbury

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How’s your bachata? Your merengue? I’m not asking you for recipes; I’m inquiring about your dancing skills. Why? Because if you love to salsa, or would love to learn, a fundraiser for the Women’s Center of Greater Danbury will let you do good while dancing. The Salsa Intensive scheduled at Vitti’s Dance Studio, 10 Precision […] [Read More]
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"On Land and Sea" by Vincent Albano was a winning entry in last year's show.

Annual juried art show accepting entries in Danbury today

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There are still a couple of hours left to enter your artwork in the Richter Association for the Arts annual Juried Art Show at Richter House, 100 Aunt Hack Road in Danbury. Works in all media are being accepted until 7 p.m. today, Tuesday, Sept. 23. An opening reception will take place from 2 to […] [Read More]
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