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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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Darien Holiday Magic

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The 4th Annual Chamber of Commerce “Holiday Magic in Darien” truly was magical for kids of all ages.  How could we see Santa up by the roof one minute….. “And then, in a twinkling, I heard on the roof, The prancing and pawing of each little hoof” then “As I drew in my head, and […] [Read More]
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Darien Board of Realtors~Star Sponsor of Darien Holiday Lights

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The Darien Board of Realtors is the Star Sponsor for the 2013 Darien Holiday Lights. Over the years, the Darien Chamber has struggled to organize and fund the Darien Holiday Lighting and scholarship programs.  To better facilitate these programs and have a positive effect on the quality of life in Darien, the Darien Chamber Charitable […] [Read More]
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BEWARE local business #scam

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The Darien Police Department has received reports of a telemarketing scam soliciting sponsors for Darien High School athletics. The callers may use the name “End Zone Athletics”, or claim to be a marketing company doing pro bono work for the high school. These calls are coming from Texas and may display a (214) area code […] [Read More]
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