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  1. Tour Of Fairfield Designer Homes Helps As Near & Far Aid Fights Poverty

    Tour Of Fairfield Designer Homes Helps As Near & Far Aid Fights Poverty

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. – A philanthropic Fairfield organization has scheduled visits to five local homes during its annual Designer House Tour fundraiser.Near & Far Aid, a nonprofit that fights poverty, will be visiting coastal homes in Fairfield, Southport and Westport from 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. on May 12, according to event organizers, who said each home “promises to offer unique ...

  2. Bethel Middle School Color Run To Support Annual Class Trip

    Bethel Middle School Color Run To Support Annual Class Trip

    BETHEL, Conn. – Registration is now open for the Bethel Middle School 5K Color Run, an event that aims to raise money for the seventh grade trip to Nature’s Classroom.The race, scheduled for 9 a.m. April 22, is to occur on the “scenic cross country trail surrounding the Bethel Education Park," according to a statement from organizers.Registration for the race cost $35 per person ...

  3. Metro-North To Close Wilton Road For Work; Buses To Run On Danbury Branch

    Metro-North To Close Wilton Road For Work; Buses To Run On Danbury Branch

    WILTON, Conn. – The Connecticut Department of Transportation will be performing construction at the rail crossing at Honey Hill Road in Wilton for about a week starting Friday, April 7.Though the project will require the closure of the rail crossing in Wilton, service to several other communities along the Metro-North Railroad’s Danbury Branch will also be affected. There will be no ...

  4. Baseball Legend Darryl Strawberry To Talk Addiction, Recovery In Fairfield

    Baseball Legend Darryl Strawberry To Talk Addiction, Recovery In Fairfield

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — Darryl Strawberry, a former Major League Baseball all-star whose career was plagued by incidents of drug abuse, is to speak about his road to recovery at Fairfield University’s Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts.During the 7 p.m. event on April 18, Strawberry is scheduled to give his talk, “From Strikeout to Recovery and Hope,” according to a statement from the ...

  5. Cub Scouts Tour Newtown Police Station

    Cub Scouts Tour Newtown Police Station

    NEWTOWN, Conn. -- The Newtown Police Department recently provided Cub Scout Pack 570 with a tour of its facility.The Pack, which serves children in the St. Rose of Lima School and the greater Newtown community, is made up of students in the first through fifth grades.According to the police department's Facebook page, the tour is just the latest effort made by Newtown officers to ...

  6. Fairfield Man Pays Off Debts With $300K Instant Win Lotto Ticket

    Fairfield Man Pays Off Debts With $300K Instant Win Lotto Ticket

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. – A Southport man who won $300,000 on an instant lottery ticket has paid off his debts and now plans to take a “much-needed vacation” before using the money to further his career.Christopher Gerasimopoulos was stunned after winning the prize on a “$3,000,000 Royale” Instant Ticket, according to a statement from the CT Lottery.“I have no words right now,” he said. “It’s ...

  7. Bridgeport Sex Offender Returns To Prison After Having Contact With Kids

    Bridgeport Sex Offender Returns To Prison After Having Contact With Kids

    BRIDGEPORT, Conn. – A sex offender who lived in Bridgeport was sentenced Monday to 11 months in prison for having unauthorized contact with children and a host of other behaviors that broke the conditions of his supervised federal release, according to authorities.Donald Luciano, 45, was sentenced to 24 months in prison and five years of probation after he was convicted on July 18, ...

  8. Brookfield Car Thefts Prompt Warning From Police: Lock Your Doors

    Brookfield Car Thefts Prompt Warning From Police: Lock Your Doors

    BROOKFIELD, Conn. – Several cars were reported stolen in Brookfield last week, prompting police to issue a statement to residents: "Don't help the criminals!"The warning comes as officers investigate the thefts, which all occurred overnight Wednesday into Thursday, according to police, who did not specify which areas of town were affected.“Although we pride ourselves for being ...

  9. Norwalk Historical Society Talk Focuses On First Black Diplomat In U.S.

    Norwalk Historical Society Talk Focuses On First Black Diplomat In U.S.

    NORWALK, Conn. – To celebrate Black History Month, the Norwalk Historical Society is holding a talk on the life of Ebenezer D. Bassett, a pioneering black educator who served as the United States’ first black diplomat after the Civil War.Carolyn Ivanoff, an award-winning local historian and educator, is set to deliver the talk, which she has called “The Life and Times of a Quiet ...

  10. A 'Valentine's Day Massacre' Comes To Stratford

    A 'Valentine's Day Massacre' Comes To Stratford

    STRATFORD, Conn. – Fright Haven will be delivering bloody Valentines during what it’s calling the "Valentine’s Day Massacre."Billed as Connecticut’s “largest and scariest indoor haunted house,” the business will be offering several new attractions and a host of new scares this year, according to a statement.For two nights only – from 7-10 p.m. on Friday and Saturday – the ...

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