Rippowam Class of 1979 set reunion Oct. 10

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Rippowam Class of 1979 will celebrates its 35th reunion at the Italian Center on Oct. 10  at 7 p.m. Join the Rippowam High School 1979  Facebook page and share contact information. Cost is $79 per person before Oct. 1 and $89 after Oct. 1. Please mail your checks to: Laurie Correa-Petrizzi, 51 Idlewood Place, Stamford, […] [Read More]
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A Toyota took out a telephone pole on Newfield Avenue this afternoon, forcing the road closed as utility crews replaced it and the damaged transformer.

Part of Stamford’s Newfield Avenue closed

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Newfield Avenue in the 1700 block, which is just North of the Merritt, will be shut down temporarily so CL&P crews can repair a broken utility pole. Belltown Fire posted the warning just after 5:30 p.m. and after crews had cleared an accident in that location. A motor vehicle hit a utility pole there breaking […] [Read More]
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Dog and car wash benefit Aug. 23

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STAMFORD — There will be a dog and car wash on Saturday to help raise funds for STARelief and Pet Assistance from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Stamford Dog Park, 30 Courtland Ave. There is a $5 suggested donation. The rain date will be Sunday. For more information, call 203-636-0971. [Read More]
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Backpack giveaway for South End students Aug. 23

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STAMFORD — There will be a South End residents’ backpack giveaway from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday at CTE’s Lathon Wider Community Center, 34 Woodland Ave. Elementary, middle and high school students must be present to receive a backpack. For more information, call 203-327-3260. [Read More]
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Poll: Should Stamford taxpayers foot bill for Biden visit?

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Following the visit of Vice President Joe Biden to Shippan for a fundraising trip to raise money for Gov. Dannel P. Malloy’s reelection campaign, some say the city shouldn’t be on the hook to pay the bill for his security detail. What do you think? [Read More]

Darien man receives Emmy nomination

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This year’s 66th Emmy Awards has a Darien connection. Robert Lydecker, who grew up in Darien, was nominated for an Emmy for Outstanding Original Main Title Theme Music for Fox’s hit TV show “Sleepy Hollow.”  The supernatural suspense series, created by the writers of “Star Trek” and “Transformers,” was inspired by Washington Irving’s classic tale […] [Read More]
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Bridgeport limo driver charged with impregnating Stamford girl, 14

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STAMFORD — A 57-year-old Bridgeport limousine driver was charged Friday morning with impregnating a 14-year-old Stamford girl after carrying on a two-year relationship with her. Stamford police charged Andre Joseph of Bridgeport’s East Side with first-degree sexual assault and felony risk of injury to a minor after carrying out an early-morning sting operation to lure […] [Read More]

Car strikes convienence store

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Police at the scene said a male driver mistakenly pushing on the throttle rather than the brake crashed into a store on East Main Street in Stamford just before 8 a.m. Friday morning. Sgt. Kris Engstrand said the driver of the Honda Odyssey minivan was pulling in to park at the East Main Convenience Store […] [Read More]
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