From the Archives preview April 21

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Did you know that Stamford hosted the American Crossword Puzzle Tournament? Some people think that  minimum wage is getting too high, but  could you imagine working for $3.50  a day? Learn more about Stamford’s past in the From the Archives column on Monday, April 21. [Read More]
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Stamford firefighters rescue two year old boy who fell in open grate

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Stamford firefighters rescued an two year old boy who suffered a laceration to his forehead after falling through a damaged storm grate on the construction site at the Harbor Point complex late Saturday afternoon, Stamford Fire Dept. Captain John Sierra said. [Read More]
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Church to hold an Earth Day event April 26

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STAMFORD — Unitarian Universalist Society at 20 Forest St. will hold an Earth Day celebration from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 26 on its church grounds. The event will include local farms, an organic store, the Connecticut Green Party, children’s activities and more. There will also be a tour of Mill River Park. For […] [Read More]
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Residential arson investigation continues

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Stamford police are continuing their investigation into an arson fire that has displaced four families on Milton Street Wednesday night. Lt. Diedrich Hohn said police are looking through surveillance video tapes of nearby businesses in hopes of finding the person who set the fire in a apartment in a three story, six unit brick apartment […] [Read More]
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Fairfield County ‘Great Strides’ walk on May 18

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NEW CANAAN—Stamford Hospital will sponsor the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation’s Fairfield County Great Strides walk on May 18 at New Canaan High School,11 Farm Road. Funds raised through the walk will help fund  drug development and therapies for those with cystic fibrosis. For more information and to get involved, call the CF Foundation’s Connecticut Chapter at […] [Read More]
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Senior Services of Stamford charity golf event May 22

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STAMFORD—The Senior Services of Stamford will hold a charity golf outing May 22 at Sterling Farms Golf Course, 1349 Newfield Ave. All proceeds from this event will benefit older adults and the elderly living in Stamford. There will be a pre-tournament luncheon and registration at 12:30 p.m. and the tournament will kick off at 1:45 […] [Read More]
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Stamford woman sentenced to six months in drunk driving crash that killed two

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Despite driving drunk when she killed two men changing a tire on the side of I-95 in Darien in 2010, Stamford resident Candace Blanks will only be made to serve six months in jail. Blanks, 42, of Bedford Street, appeared at the Stamford courthouse Thursday afternoon and pleaded guilty to driving while under the influence […] [Read More]
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Race Against Lyme April 27 at Cove Island Park

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STAMFORD—Lyme Research Alliance will host its annual “Race Against Lyme” to raise awareness and funds for Lyme disease research on April 27 at Cove Island Park. The event will feature a 5K walk/run that will start and finish in the park and covers a flat 5K loop on local neighborhood roads. There will also be […] [Read More]
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