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Amanda Smith Caterers Welcomed to Darien

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Amanda Smith Caterers opened their newest space with a Ribbon Cutting from the Darien Chamber of Commerce.  The  new boutique, tasting space, and offices on the Post Road across from the Darien public library offers a state–of–the–art–kitchen to host cooking classes and demos as well as an office where clients can come discuss the details […] [Read More]
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Darien Gets SoNo Bakery on Tokeneke Rd.

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Darien residents will soon have a new reason to shop on Tokeneke Road. The SoNo Baking Company & Café should open this summer in the space formerly occupied by The Dock Shop. This will provide increased foot traffic for the other local stores such as; The Dock Shop, Bling, Darien Carpet, Hairy Barker (rear), Meatball […] [Read More]
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Darien Snowy Sunrise

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After 9.3 inches of snow yesterday, the sunrise in Darien over the 5 Mile River this morning was beautiful. [Read More]
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CT Predicts Surplus Will Guard Against Future Tax Increases

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CT Comptroller Kevin Lembo today announced that the state’s outlook for Fiscal Year 2014 continues to grow positive with a current projected surplus of $506.1 million.  Lembo wrote. “Significant dollars in reserve will guard against future tax increases and service reductions during inevitable future recessionary cycles.” Nonetheless, I predict future tax increases. CLICK HERE  for […] [Read More]
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5th Annual Darien Restaurant Week

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If you enjoy he charm, and diversity of our local restaurants, then help them thrive!  Plan on a couple of lunches and/or dinners at the Darien Restaurant Week participating dining establishments. [Read More]
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Do You Know a Local Hero?

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Do you want to surprise them with a Home Makeover? A  casting assistant for HGTV’s Cousins Undercover (a series where neighborhood heroes receive surprise home makeovers) contacted me.  They are  looking for nominations within the tri-state area. For Details CLICK HERE     [Read More]
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How Do You Get Through Life’s Problems?

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Get some easy pointers from the group of experts with The Life Solution Center of Darien.  They work with people who: have lost jobs, are looking for jobs, have family problems, have just lost a loved one, are dealing with addictions, are getting ready for a new chapter in their life, or just people who […] [Read More]
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Cash Mob Supports Koenig Art

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Friends of Shirley and Jim from Darien and Beyond JOIN THE CASH MOB to support KOENIG ART EMPORIUM’S Going Out of Business Sale & Party Wednesday Dec. 18th 4pm  Please join us with Jim and Shirley Baker at Koenig’s Art Emporium to celebrate their 31 years in Darien and all the artistic endeavors they have […] [Read More]
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