5k run and 1-mile walk for health & hunger Sept. 20

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STAMFORD — A 5k run and 1-mile walk for health and hunger will take place Sept. 20, starting and finishing at Chelsea Piers Connecticut, 1 Blachley Road. The 5k run, a USATF certified course through Stamford and Cove Beach, will begin at 8:15 a.m. The 1-mile walk and a 1-mile dog walk for families and […] [Read More]
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‘Art for All’ environmental activism Sept. 20 & 21

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STAMFORD — The Unitarian Universalist Congregation will  behosting an community arts program, “ART for All: Local Steps for Global Change” on the weekend of Sept. 20 and Sept. 21 at 20 Forest St. The event will create a hands-on display of local action  for climate change. It will engage area residents to show their concern […] [Read More]
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Stamford’s police department through the years

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Stamford Hospital Health Wellness & Sports Expo Sept. 20

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Stamford Hospital Health Wellness & Sports Expo STAMFORD — The Stamford Hospital Health Wellness & Sports Expo will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 20 at Chelsea Piers, 1 Blachley Road. Free and open to the public. The hospital will offer complimentary health screenings for adults as well as activities for children […] [Read More]
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Columbia professor to discuss ‘China’s Second Continent’ Sept. 17

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STAMFORD — World Affairs Forum will present a program with Howard French of Columbia University at 5:45 p.m. Sept. 17 at the Ferguson Library, corner of Broad and Bedford Streets. The program will include networking and refreshments, followed by the presentation at 6:15 p.m. French is an associate professor at the Columbia University School of […] [Read More]
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Hearing scheduled at end of Sept. for Stamford tax hike

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  Jay Fountain, chairman of the Board of Reps. Fiscal Committee announced that a public hearing on a proposal to raise the conveyance tax on million-dollar properties is scheduled for Monday Sept 29 at 7 pm at the Government Center. Fountain said the resolution under consideration would mean sellers would pay a higher tax on […] [Read More]
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Stamford man makes guilty plea to kiddie porn possession

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A Stamford plumber caught up in a state police kiddie porn investigation in June 2013 where he was found to have nearly 50 videos and thousands of images of kids under 14 having sex, pleaded guilty to a possession of child pornography charge Friday. At a brief hearing at the state Superior Court in Stamford, […] [Read More]
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Stamford issues rules for dog shelter volunteers

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The city has agreed to a strict set of rules for volunteers to be allowed to work at the city’s Animal Control Shelter, the mayor announced late Friday. The volunteers will no longer be allowed to enter the kennel areas, handle animals without approval, or “interfere” with administrative operations, including answering the phones. They’ll also […] [Read More]
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