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Down, not entirely out, in Fairfield Center

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Out and about in downtown Fairfield about 9 p.m. Friday, scarcely a creature was stirring — save a few cross-country skiers heading up and over the Unquowa Road bridge and a sun-glasses-wearing snowman out front of  Las Vetas lounge, which, alas was closed. Only the redoubtable Mike’s Pizza was still doing business in the center […] [Read More]
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Free access to e-edition due to storm related delivery problems

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As the blizzard and ongoing travel conditions have severely impacted our ability to deliver some of our newspapers to subscribers, we are offering free access to our E-editions. You can access the electronic edition of each of our daily newspapers – whether from a tablet or desktop – by clicking one of the links below. […] [Read More]
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Bottle Brush?

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Shot this really odd tree on South Pine Creek Rd in Fairfield, Conn. What is it? t is it? [Read More]
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Here’s what they’re saying about the storm in Westport

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Following is a sampler of what Westporters were saying Friday about the snow storm that the National Weather Service predicted was poised to grow overnight into a fierce blizzard, pummeling the region with winds as high as 60 mph and leaving as much as 2 feet of snow in its wake. From reporter Paul Schott. […] [Read More]
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The pizza dudes

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From Staff Writer David Hennessey: It’s Friday night and, blizzard or no blizzard, Greenwich residents need their pizza. As of early Friday evening, with snow beginning to fall in earnest, Pomodoro in Riverside was still open for business. And still delivering pizzas. Though other popular Greenwich food and beverage spots — like the Starbucks on […] [Read More]
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Snow day = one less beach day

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Greenwich students might be thrilled with their extended February break, but the day off comes at the expense of summer vacation. Hurricane Sandy, which closed schools for six days, erased the district’s snow day reserve. The district has five snow days built into the calendar, with school ending on June 21 if no more than […] [Read More]
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Nemo pics fly like snowflakes on social media

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At Grand Cental, Rush Hour All Day

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New York — Rush hour arrived at Grand Central at lunchtime Friday, as commuters scrambled to catch one of dozens of northbound trains before Nor’easter Nemo buffets the region. With the cold rain in New York City turning into ice pellets about 1, into fat flakes by 2:30, and blanketing Midtown sidewalks by 5, Metro-North officials […] [Read More]
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Blizzard of booze

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From Staff Writer David Hennessey: A blizzard may be knocking on Greenwich’s door, but inside Post Wines and Spirits in Cos Cob a steady stream of customers scooped up six-packs of beer and bottles of wine Friday, unaffected by the snow that had begun to pile up outside. Around mid-afternoon, Randy Caravella, owner of the […] [Read More]
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Metro-North still running.. for now

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Officials with Metro-North said trains are still running, although they are closely keeping an eye on conditions as the nor’easter becomes more severe. Aaron Donovan, a spokesman for the railroad, said that while there are no “firm” plans to curtail service, “that is a possibility depending on the severity of the storm.” “Our crews are […] [Read More]
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