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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Stamford fire intentionally set, fire offical says

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Four Stamford families were displaced following an arson fire in their apartment building on Milton Street last night. Fire Marshal Charles Spaulding said their investigation of the fire has determined that the fire was intentionally set and they have asked for police help to determine who was responsible for setting the fire. “Information came to […] [Read More]

Himes to speak at Rotary Club meeting April 22

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The Rotary Club of Stamford is pleased to welcome U.S. Rep. Jim Himes as a speaker on April 22 at 12:15 p.m. at the Stamford Sheraton, 700 Main St. To attend and for more information, contact Daniel Morris at 203.962.3397 or email dmorris06903@gmail.com. [Read More]
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