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Norwalk (Fairfield, Connecticut)

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  • A Bridge Too Old

    We're being told that it will take three to 10 years to replace the Walk Bridge over the Norwalk River [June 10, Connecticut, "No Easy Answers For Failing Rail Structure"]. Let us look to the history of another bridge built about the same time. The...
  • Ron Berler: Advice for a troubled teen

      The eighth-grade boy I mentor had been suspended for calling his substitute teacher a bitch, loudly enough that a teacher's aide heard. Until this incident, he had been making real progress with his behavior problems in school. He had worked for...
  • Jazz musician Horace Silver dies at age 85

    Jazz musician Horace Silver dies at age 85
    Jazz musician Horace Silver, a composer known for pioneering hard bop, has died, National Public Radio said on Wednesday. He was 85. Silver, a native of Norwalk, Connecticut, was shaped by the Portuguese influence in the islands of Cape Verde, from where...
  • Horace Silver dies at 85; pioneering jazz pianist and composer

    Horace Silver dies at 85; pioneering jazz pianist and composer
    Horace Silver, the prolific jazz pianist and composer who cofounded the legendary Jazz Messengers, pioneered the genre known as hard bop and mentored scores of musicians, has died. He was 85. Silver died Wednesday at his home in New Rochelle, N.Y., of...
  • Paul Simon, Edie Brickell Due In Court Today

    Paul Simon, Edie Brickell Due In Court Today
    Grammy Award-winning musician Paul Simon and his wife, singer Edie Brickell, are due in court on Tuesday at a hearing on a fight the couple had in April at their Connecticut home to which police were called. Simon, 72, and Brickell, 48, are scheduled to...
  • Prosecutors drop charges against Paul Simon, Edie Brickell

    Prosecutors drop charges against Paul Simon, Edie Brickell
    Prosecutors have decided not to go forward with disorderly conduct charges against Grammy Award-winning musicians Paul Simon and Edie Brickell after the couple had a shoving match in April at their Connecticut home, a court clerk said on Tuesday. Simon,...
  • Priceline to buy OpenTable for $2.6 billion

    Priceline to buy OpenTable for $2.6 billion
    Online travel company Priceline Group Inc. is getting into the restaurant reservation business. Priceline said Friday it will pay $2.6 billion in cash to buy OpenTable, a San Francisco company that allows diners to make restaurant reservations over...
  • Metro-North Claims Major Progress At The 100-Day Mark

    At the 100-day mark after promising safer operations and better communications with its riders, Metro-North is giving itself high marks for progress. "Our customers and everyone who relies on Metro-North have seen real accomplishments that have gone a...
  • Even, new hotel brand, is for healthful eaters and fitness buffs

    Even, new hotel brand, is for healthful eaters and fitness buffs
    America, here's a new hotel that wants to help you make healthy choices. Even Hotels, created specifically for "wellness-minded travelers," is opening two locations on the East Coast this month and plans three more by the end of 2015. The brand is being...
  • High School Tennis: Xavier's Ciamarra Wins State Open Title

    Richard Ciamarra of Xavier High in Middletown defeated Luke Foreman of Staples High in Westport 6-2, 6-2 in the State Open singles final Wednesday at Yale. The freshman didn't lose a set in the Open. It was the first State Open title for Xavier. In the...
  • A Norwalk Doctor's Medical Mission to Ethiopia

    A Norwalk Doctor's Medical Mission to Ethiopia
    In February, Dr. Robert Weiss, of The Connecticut Center for Advanced ENT Care in Norwalk, traveled to the Konso region of Ethiopia with a group called Ethiopia's Daughters. “It’s a pretty remote tribal region,” says Weiss.  “We&...
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