Fire engulfs car in Glenbrook

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STAMFORD — The cause of a fire that destroyed a BMW X5 SUV Tuesday afternoon remains under investigation and it is not known if it is connected to a reported car fire at Stamford Town Center on Monday. According to fire marshals at the scene, the BMW was parked and the owner was not present […] [Read More]
Categories: Fire, General, Glenbrook
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Lyons resigns Stamford BOE seat

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STAMFORD – Without stating a formal reason, a school board member who was seeking a job with the district’s facilities management firm resigned his seat this week. Richard Lyons II, who was eight months into a three-year term on the board, submitted a brief resignation letter to the Town Clerk, with copies sent to Mayor […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Courage to Speak Foundation race Aug. 9

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The Courage to Speak Foundation will hold its 16th annual Ian James Eaccarino Memorial 9-mile race  at 8 a.m.  Aug. 9 at Calf Pasture Beach in Norwalk. The race is dedicated to Ian Eaccarino, the son of Ginger and Larry, who passed away after a drug overdose. The race is dedicated to Ian’s memory, as […] [Read More]
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VFW Post 9617 birthday picnic Aug. 10

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DARIEN— VFW Post 9617 will hold its 67th birthday picnic on  Aug. 10 at 205 Noroton Ave. The picnic will be held from  11 a.m. to  5 p.m. Members may bring one guest. The cost is $15 per person. Please reply by Aug. 4 as reservations are required. Call Frank DeMasi at 203-348-9653. [Read More]
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Bridgeport man charged with robbery in Lord & Taylor theft

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A Bridgeport man with a long criminal history was charged with robbery when he began fighting with Lord & Taylor security after stealing sunglasses from the store on Saturday. Paul Centeno, 44, of 1645 Barnum Ave., was charged with third-degree burglary and sixth-degree larceny. He was arraigned on the charges at the Stamford courthouse Monday […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Norwalk police dog bites Stamford cop

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A city police officer was bitten by a Norwalk police dog while searching for an armed man in Stamford over the weekend, police said. Stamford police were assisting Norwalk police in searching 63 Blachley Road for a man believed to be armed Sunday night when the Norwalk K9 bit the Stamford officer in the right […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Greenwich High School 45th reunion Oct.3-5

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Greenwich High School’s Class of 1969 will hold its 45th class reunion on the first weekend of October. The class will gather informally on Oct. 3 for drinks at the bar in the Hyatt Regency on the Greenwich/Stamford, after 6 p.m. On Oct. 4, there will be dinner and dancing at the Byram Vets Club […] [Read More]
Categories: General
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Double rainbow over Stamford

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Here’s another photo from a reader: UPDATE: here’s an even better shot taken from a reader in Shippan: Whoa, double rainbow: [Read More]
Categories: Environment, General, Shippan