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Sandra Diamond Fox

Community Reporter

Sandra Diamond Fox has been a journalist since 2005, working for The News-Times and The Redding Pilot prior to coming to the Daily Voice. She has a bachelor's degree in English from Stony Brook University and a Master's degree in publishing from Pace University. She married with four teenage children and is a competitive runner and avid exerciser.

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  1. New Main Street Store In Danbury Lets Buyers Think Globally, Shop Locally

    New Main Street Store In Danbury Lets Buyers Think Globally, Shop Locally

    DANBURY, Conn. -- Workspace Collective, a new store on Main Street in Danbury, carries many unique and handmade items that came from great distances around the world.Meagan Cann of Danbury owns the unique retail and design co-op, which offers a unique shopping experience. One interesting item is the bull horn and sisal grass bracelets, which are handmade by crafters in an artisan ...

  2. Beyond Bling: Five Barlow Students Win Gold For Handcrafted Jewelry

    Beyond Bling: Five Barlow Students Win Gold For Handcrafted Jewelry

    REDDING, Conn. — Five out of five -- it can't get any better than that. That's the number of students from Joel Barlow High School in Redding who won top honors in the Scholastic Art Awards.Each student — Donuel Roman, Taylor Macchia, Emma Boland, Anna Spek and Annie Baldyga — won a gold medal and an award for Best Jewelry in Show."Only five gold medals were awarded this year in ...

  3. Norwalk's Mr. Red Rose Shifts Into High Gear For Valentine's Day Deliveries

    Norwalk's Mr. Red Rose Shifts Into High Gear For Valentine's Day Deliveries

    NORWALK, Conn. — It was hustle-and-bustle time Monday afternoon at Mr. Red Rose florist in Norwalk, as staff members went back and forth from the store to the delivery trucks, carrying bunches of flowers for delivery for Valentine’s Day.“Between Monday and Tuesday, we are making 600 deliveries,” said Alison Fellegara, daughter of Thomas Fellegara, who owns the store at 56 Main ...

  4. Paralyzed Easton Teen Seeking Stem Cell Treatment In Bid To Move Legs Again

    Paralyzed Easton Teen Seeking Stem Cell Treatment In Bid To Move Legs Again

    EASTON, Conn. -- Hope is a big word in the Standen household in Easton these days.Through a procedure at the Cell Medicine Institute in Panama, there is a 60 percent to 70 percent chance that Zach Standen — a 17-year-old who became paralyzed from the waist down after a car accident last summer  — may regain some feeling and movement in his legs.  In the procedure, “The stem cells are ...

  5. Love Story: Bethel Bookstore Recommends Romantic Reads For Valentine's Day

    Love Story: Bethel Bookstore Recommends Romantic Reads For Valentine's Day

    BETHEL, Conn. — Love is in the air at Byrd's Books in Bethel, where they are dishing up lots of books and fun ideas for celebrating Valentine's Day.In honor of Valentine’s Day, the store is featuring a “Blind Date with a Book” basket. Customers can select a wrapped book — title unknown! — from the basket. On the wrapping paper, Byrd's Book’s owner Alice Hutchinson has written a brief ...

  6. Newtown Woman Sells Heart-Shaped Roses For Valentine's Day At Her Shop

    Newtown Woman Sells Heart-Shaped Roses For Valentine's Day At Her Shop

    BROOKFIELD, Conn. — Every year for Valentine’s Day, Flowers By Whisconier in Brookfield receives about 200 orders. And this year, the 15-year-old business is preparing for the same — or even more.According to Christina Foley, who works as a wedding planner at the shop, the featured flower for this Valentine’s Day is the heart rose.“It’s a German-cut rose that is a darker red color than ...

  7. Darien Restaurant Dishes Up Dinner — And Weddings — For Valentine's Day

    Darien Restaurant Dishes Up Dinner — And Weddings — For Valentine's Day

    DARIEN, Conn. — Dinner, a show and dancing are all romantic ways to express how much you love your significant other on Valentine's Day, but what would top all of these? Getting married, says Justice of the Peace Mary C. Pugh.Every Valentine’s Day for over five years, couples have been coming to the Vow Renewal & Wedding Ceremony she hosts at the Waters Edge at Giovanni's in Darien ...

  8. Be A Clown, Juggler Or Stilt Walker: Bethel Woman Teaches Circus Skills

    Be A Clown, Juggler Or Stilt Walker: Bethel Woman Teaches Circus Skills

    BETHEL, Conn. — While Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus may be closing down, you can now learn how to perform your own circus skills in P.T. Barnum's hometown of Bethel --  all thanks to Cynthia Rauschert, who has just taken over ownership of Spark Arts.“No prior circus experience is necessary, there’s a place for everyone in our circus family, said Rauschert, a Bethel ...

  9. Snow Day: Bethel Residents Digging Out As Storm Continues To Rage

    Snow Day: Bethel Residents Digging Out As Storm Continues To Rage

    BETHEL, Conn. — With up to 14 inches of snow expected to bury the area and with schools and offices shut down, the McGuire family of Bethel -- along with thousands of other families across Fairfield County -- are staying close to home Thursday.Cyndie McGuire is spending the day inside, working from home. But for her 12-year-old daughter Hannah, today is a day of fun with her friend ...

  10. From Lettering To Posters To Banners: Brookfield Sign Shop Doubles In Size

    From Lettering To Posters To Banners: Brookfield Sign Shop Doubles In Size

    BROOKFIELD, Conn. — Everything is bigger and better — literally — at Unlimited Signs Designs & Graphics, a 6-year-old business on Grays Bridge Road in Brookfield that recently doubled in size to 4,600 square feet.The business took over the space of its former neighbor, Lincore medical supplies, which relocated to Bethel. Aside from the added space, Unlimited Signs also enlarged its ...

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