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Monthly Archive for September, 2011

: September, 2011

Wine & Chocolate in Darien

I just entered a Wine Contest on Facebook—-If they think I submitted the best “wine quote” I can wine some fun things from CTWine My quote was: A thousand cups of wine do not suffice when true

Wine Tasting & Charity Auction Fun!

The 7th Annual Wine Tasting & Charity Auction is a few weeks away. This year there will be a special “Guys Sports Lounge” where guys can hang out, watch sports on TV, sample beer & scotch and

Darien Chamber Fun in New Canaan

Thank you to all the Sponsors, Volunteers, Donors and Players! We had 22 foursomes on the course, great food, fun prizes, and exciting auction items. We added an Online Auction also! Anyone can log on

Darien Business Assistance

In addition to the CT Business Assistance Program for Companies Affected by Tropical Storm  Irene, FEMA can also provide help. Call 800-621-3362 or Online: or Smart

Great Friends & Food

Getting ready to go to Bartlett Arboretum for an Al Fresco Networking event.  There will be music, food, “refreshing” beverages, fresh baked bread with different dipping oils—-all underneath a huge

Darien 9/11 Memorial

The Town of Darien 9-11 observance will be held on Sunday, September 11th at the 9-11 memorial behind Middlesex Middle School.  The brief ceremony will begin around 8:30 am and end with a moment of

Happy Birthday Raggedy Ann

WOW Raggedy Ann is celebrating her 96th birthday today- -created in 1915! I smile any time I see her– –that look of happy innocence brings sweet memories. I remember having Raggedy Ann and Raggedy

Job Growth Needed

Everyone one knows we need job growth—no matter what political party you support. The U S Chamber sent this “Open Letter” to Congress and President Obama What are your thoughts on their suggestions?

Darien Businesses & CT Assistance

Governor Malloy Announces Business Assistance Program for Companies Affected by Hurricane Irene Businesses sustaining damage will be eligible for assistance, including bridge financing and loans

Darien is in Comeback Mode

YES!!!!   Now people can shop in Barrett Bookstore and Edward Tunick’s  without a flashlight, grab a burger at Phil’s Grill, a Fruit Smoothie or Latté at Darien Doughnut, a slice at Heights Pizza and