Stamford reminds city to shovel sidewalks

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The city sent out a reminder to businesses and residents that they are required by law to clear the sidewalks in front of their establishments and resident within 12 hours after the end of snowfall. “Many residents depend on our sidewalks for travel, including school children and seniors, and clearing them for safe passage is […] [Read More]
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Free tax preparation services start Feb. 2

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Free tax preparation services will be available for low and moderate income taxpayers, regardless of age, on a walk-in basis between Feb. 2 through April 15. Senior Center at 888 Washington Blvd.: Monday and Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Friday 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Bennett Library at 115 Vine Road: Monday, […] [Read More]
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Group for adult children of alcoholics meets Saturdays

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Adult Children of Alcoholics/Dysfunctional Families meets Saturdays at 4  p.m. in the Real Club at the Glenbrook Community Center, 35 Crescent St. 2nd floor. For information, call Audrey at 203-424-7365 or visit ww.adultchildren.org. [Read More]
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Shippan Garden Club scholarship available

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The Shippan Point 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 […] [Read More]
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Stamford gets back to normal after near-miss with blizzard

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UPDATE: 6:15 p.m. The city was beginning to return to its normal ways Tuesday evening. A few storm-related situations continued on however: Street parking is legal again People whose cars got towed can call 203-977-4444 to get them back City garages will start charging for parking again Wednesday CTTransit buses will start running Wednesday morning […] [Read More]
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Stamford police seek help to identify this suspect. Contributed photo.

Stamford police ask for help finding man who assaulted father waiting for son at bus stop

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Police are asking the public for their help in identifying a man who attacked a father waiting for his child at a West Side school bus stop last week. Lt. Diedrich Hohn said on Wednesday Jan. 21, the 47-year-old man was waiting for his son to get dropped off at the corner of West Main […] [Read More]
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Grabler. Photo: Stamford Police Department

Stamford teen arrested in knife-point robbery on Hope St.

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A North Stamford teenager was charged with robbery after another teen reported that the man held him up with a knife on Hope Street Monday afternoon. Maximilian Grabler, 19, of High Ridge Road, was charged with first-degree robbery and conspiracy at first-degree robbery and held in lieu of a $10,000 court appearance bond. Lt. Diedrich […] [Read More]
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Downtown Stamford sleepy but waking back up

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  Bedford Street remains mostly closed down Tuesday morning.   More and more plow trucks are circling downtown with their blades up as Tuesday morning ekes towards afternoon. Bedford Street remained silent throughout the morning, with only the eponymous diner across from the police station open for breakfast, the barbers around the corner waiting patiently […] [Read More]
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