Saint Joseph Parenting Center seeks volunteers

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Saint Joseph Parenting Center is looking for committed individuals and/or groups to assist serving breakfast and/or dinner. Help is needed on Tuesdays from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m. and Wednesdays from 6:15 to 7:45 p.m. Volunteers can commit as regularly as they desire. [Read More]
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Loft Artists’ exhibit March 28

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The Loft Artists Association will present an exhibition by Clair Koch and Rosa Colón  entitled,  “Nature Talk” March 28 through May 3 at 575 Pacific St. The opening reception will be held  April 10 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. Admission and parking are free. For directions and more information, visit www.loftartists.com or call 203-247-2027. [Read More]
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Good Friday garbage and recycling information

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There will be normal garbage and recycling pickups on Good Friday. The scale house and Katrina Mygatt recycling centers will be closed and reopen on Saturday. [Read More]
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Stamford reps vote to lower proposed fees for sidewalk cafes

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Amid a growing cry of protest, city legislators have revised a preliminary plan to increase a permit fee for sidewalk cafes. On Tuesday night, the Board of Reps’ legislative and rules committee voted 6-3 in favor of an ordinance that would charge restaurant owners by the square foot for using city sidewalks. The amount would […] [Read More]

BLT is partner in Dallas hotel deal

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Harbor Point developer Building and Land Technology seems to be on a buying spree, with recent deals in Wesport and New York City. Now, a new report says that the Stamford-based developer has partnered on a deal to buy the Westin Dallas Park Central, a 536-key hotel in central Dallas. According to a story on […] [Read More]

Attempted burglary at West Side home

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Police say that someone tried to break into a home near Stillmeadow Elementary School on the city’s West Side Wednesday afternoon. Sgt. Kelly Connelly said police were dispatched at 4:30 p.m. to a residence on the 200 block of Cold Spring Road on a burglary alarm. Officers noticed that a window screen on the house […] [Read More]
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Man with knife robs High Ridge gas station last night

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Police are looking for a man who robbed a Shell gas station on High Ridge Road with a knife last night. Lt. Diedrich Hohn said a man wearing a black mask walked into the Shell gas station at 899 High Ridge Road at about 8:15 p.m. carrying a knife. The man demanded money from the […] [Read More]
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‘Cuts for a Cause’ set for April 12, haircuts to help children

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Nonprofit Kids Helping Kids will be offering its sixth installment of “Cuts for a Cause” on April 12. Haircuts will be offered from 10 a.m. to noon at Salon Kiklo in New Canaan and Vanity Studio in Stamford. The money raised from the $60 haircuts and $30 wash and blowouts will be used to buy […] [Read More]
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