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Monthly Archive for May, 2012

: May, 2012

Time Efficiency-Focus on TWO Lists

I read this and immediately wanted to share it with everyone. “The world is changing fast and if we don’t stay focused on the road ahead, resisting the distractions that, while tempting, are, well,

Resolve not to let Veterans Sacrifices be in Vain

My Dad (WWII vet) always referred to Memorial Day as “Decoration Day”. (That is what the day was originally named in 1865 at the end of the Civil War.  The Federal Law changing the name was passed in

Darien Chamber Winner for Volunteer of 2012

Amy Rowe-Smith, from Atria~Darien, has been active in the Darien Chamber of Commerce for over 5 years.  She has been a Chamber Ambassador and serves on the Executive Board as Chair of Membership.  She

Ribbon Cutting at BASH in Darien

I wrote recently about the many new businesses in town—-and the Chamber had a Ribbon Cutting for BASH (one of the newest ones)  last night. CLICK HERE for more photos and info! The parking lot was

Welcome New Darien Businesses

Dock Shop, Fresh Green Light, Norseland Inc., Koko Fit Club are new in Darien and who knows what might pop up next?! The Dock Shop is a great new nautical gift shop and fishing gear shop.  They have

Darien Food Bank Donations Needed

The drive for canned goods “Postal Carrier” pick up is this Saturday May 12th But, if you miss that opportunity—just drop your donation at the Darien Rowayton Bank anytime during May. For Month of

Darien Farmer’s Market Opens

Wednesday May 9th the Darien Farmer’s Market will open on Mechanic Street (behind the Darien Fire Dept.) The Market is open from 11am until 4pm (or until they run out?) BYOB (Bring Your Own Bag) How

Pizza at 1970’s Prices in Darien

Darien’s Post Corner Pizza is celebrating their 40th anniversary by rolling back to the Pizza Prices of 1970! Next Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday plan your day to take advantage of this fabulous deal!

Social Media for Biz in Darien

Last night the Darien Library had a packed auditorium for the “Website Marketing Strategies & Social Media Integration Seminar” presented by the Darien Library, Darien Chamber of Commerce, SCORE

New Business in Darien ~ BASH

BASH Recently opened at 7 Tokeneke Rd (next to SPECS) Madalene Benoist d’Etiveaud does Event Planning and Catering and Party Design Services. She has some of the most beautiful table linens to