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Fairfield County

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  • 9/28/2012-Promises Promises

    9/28/2012-Promises Promises
    Governor Malloy stopped by the editorial page the other day to talk about his progress report. He said he didn't intend to raise taxes next year. "Didn't intend." That bothers me when politicians use words like that. Too much wiggle room.   The governor...
  • A Town Profile

    The village of Sandy Hook is within the town of Newtown, the fifth-largest town in Connecticut at about 60 square miles. With a population of about 27,000 people, the suburban town is just east of the city of Danbury, but it also has large rural areas....
  • Sandy Hook's Aftermath: Offering Support, Finding Help

    IF YOU WANT TO HELP: The Newtown Bee reports that Newtown town officials and community leaders asked Wednesday that people "temporarily halt any further dispatching of goods to the community, its schools, churches and nonprofit organizations." They said...
  • T-OT-A-L-L-Y takes to the Bijou Dec. 8

    Ina Chadwick, whose MouseMuse Productions presents storytelling shows throughout Fairfield County, and who, as a storyteller herself, just took part in the inaugural episode of the new “Get to the Point!” storytelling series at New Haven&...
  • 7/26/2012-Got Gas?

    7/26/2012-Got Gas?
    Zone pricing. Perhaps you've heard of it. What it means, simply put, is that gas prices don't seem to make sense in Connecticut. If you fill up your tank on the Berlin Turnpike, you'll pay far less per gallon than if you fill it up in Fairfield County...
  • Comedian Garrison Leykam Wants You To Try Something New

    Comedian Garrison Leykam Wants You To Try Something New
    When Garrison Leykam was challenged last year to enroll in a New York City standup-comedy class, Leykam didn't just agree to the terms, he made a documentary about his experience. The challenge came when comedy teacher Stephen Rosenfield appeared on...
  • Deloitte To Expand In Stamford As Latest Addition To State's First Five Program

    Deloitte To Expand In Stamford As Latest Addition To State's First Five Program
    — Deloitte, a giant international accounting, consulting and financial advising firm, will receive between $9 million and $14.5 million in state tax dollars to expand its workforce in Connecticut over the next 61/2 years, the governor announced...
  • Crime & Punishment: Groton Man Tries To Fake His Own Death After Impregnating Mistress

    Crime & Punishment: Groton Man Tries To Fake His Own Death After Impregnating Mistress
    Connecticut's Most Awful Landlord: Three residents of Sunwood Condominiums in Shelton were concerned about potential liability after a roofer fell to his death from the top of their building last February. Officials had twice halted the renovation because...
  • Connecticut Boy Scouts Are Changing Their Policy on Gay Members, and It's Paying Off

    Connecticut Boy Scouts Are Changing Their Policy on Gay Members, and It's Paying Off
    National Boy Scouts of America leaders recently reaffirmed their policy against allowing “open or avowed homosexuals” to be scouts or scout leaders, but some Connecticut scouting officials are ignoring the BSA anti-gay mandate. And that non-...
  • World's Largest Hedge Fund To Get Up To $115M In State Assistance

    World's Largest Hedge Fund To Get Up To $115M In State Assistance
    The world's largest hedge fund, Bridgewater Associates of Westport, announced an ambitious expansion plan Wednesday that includes building a new headquarters and nearly doubling its staff in the next decade, all with generous state help — up to $115...
  • 5 Great Seafood Restaurants in Connecticut

    5 Great Seafood Restaurants in Connecticut
    Personally, I am a huge fan of a good seafood dish, whether it’s the delicious chewiness of clam or the buttery taste of lobster. That is assuming, of course, that the chef knows how best to prepare such challenging meals. Fortunately, there is no...
  • 11/9/2012-So Long Linda

    11/9/2012-So Long Linda
    This makes at least four high profile Connecticut multi-millionaires in the last 32 years to go down in flames trying to buy a political office; Joel Schiavone, Ned Lamont, Tom Foley and Linda Mcmahon. Can we safely say that we voters can't be bought?...