STEMfest set for May, volunteers needed

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Stamford Public Schools will be hosting STEMfest on May 16 at Mill River Park from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. The event will include science, technology, engineering and mathematics activities. Volunteers are sought to do work on a science, technology, engineering and mathematics activity or just help out at the event. The rain date for […] [Read More]
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Shippan Garden Club scholarship available

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The Shippan Garden Club is offering a $2,000 scholarship to a qualified high school senior who plans to pursue a career in environmental or plant-related sciences. Applicants must be Stamford residents and attend schools here. Contact Mary Ann Greene at 203-324-5042 for an application and further information. Deadline for applications is April 24. Applications will […] [Read More]
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Traffic stop nets Wilton man with 4 pounds of pot in trunk

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A motor vehicle stop of a man using his cell phone while driving late Thursday night by two patrol officers netted just under four pounds of marijuana being driven through Stamford by a Wilton man, police said. Kyle Levy, 26, of Lindentree Road, was charged with operating a drug factory, possession of more than a […] [Read More]
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Attempted robbery with BB gun in Stamford

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An attempted robbery with a BB gun on Stamford’s West Side last night led to three juveniles and an adult being arrested after a man was shot four times with the pellets. Kevin Diaz, 18, of High Street was charged with second-degree assault, risk of injury to a minor, attempted armed robbery, conspiracy to commit […] [Read More]
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Pet dog saved in Stamford condo fire

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Fire officials say a quick response to a fire in a condominium complex on Washington boulevard last night led to the rescue of a pet dog. Firefighters were called to the Washington Mews condo complex 1611 Washington Blvd., at 7:30 p.m. when a fire alarm sounded in Unit 23. While no evidence of the fire […] [Read More]
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St. John’s to host memorial concert Feb.15

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St John’s Episcopal Church will present its first annual Stephen Clapp Memorial Concert at 4 p.m. Feb. 15 in their sanctuary at 628 Main St. Clapp was a longtime parishioner and leader at St John’s who died early in 2014. He was also dean emeritus  at Juilliard, where he taught violin for many years.  To […] [Read More]
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Bridgeport man charged with car key theft in Stamford

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A Bridgeport man claiming to work for a car repo man was charged with taking two sets of keys worth more than $1,200 from a Stamford used car dealer a little over a year ago. Morlo Macklin, 40, of North Avenue, was charged with fourth-degree larceny. Sgt. Peter diSpagna said police were called by Elite […] [Read More]
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Stamford man taking sex assault case to jury

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Jury selection began Thursday for a man who was accused sexually assaulting a woman after she accompanied the man back to his Stamford apartment following a date in May 2013. Defendant Nicoli Ariel Quijano, 22, of Nelson St., is facing a second-degree assault charge for allegedly having sex with the woman while she was physically […] [Read More]
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