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  1. Solar, Hybrid? Westport Faire Seeks Next Earth Friendly Innovation

    Solar, Hybrid? Westport Faire Seeks Next Earth Friendly Innovation

    WESTPORT, Conn. -- The theme is "earth" for this year's Maker Faire in Westport where innovators and inventors showcase their ingenuity.The popular fair draws thousands to the downtown area. The 2017 event is on Earth Day Saturday, April 22. In keeping with the celebration, makers are asked to espouse the theme of earth in their ideas.The faire now in its sixth year has become ...

  2. Connecticut Legislators Weigh Bill To Improve Conditions At Animal Shelters

    Connecticut Legislators Weigh Bill To Improve Conditions At Animal Shelters

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. — A 2012 case in Bethlehem involving 63 dogs that were saved from deplorable shelter conditions has led a group of lawmakers to introduce a bill to improve the conditions at shelters throughout Connecticut.The bill was introduced by State Rep. Brenda Kupchick of Fairfield along with House Republican Leader Themis Klarides and State Reps. Nicole Klarides-Ditria of ...

  3. Gear Up For Fly Fishing Anywhere In World At The Compleat Angler In Darien

    Gear Up For Fly Fishing Anywhere In World At The Compleat Angler In Darien

    DARIEN, Conn. — Fly-fishing gear is the specialty at The Compleat Angler in Darien, where local enthusiasts head to outfit for their trips to such far-flung places as New Zealand, where trout is now in season.Hearing about their customers' trips is a highlight of doing business, says manager Scott Bennett, who has his own fish-travel story to tell. "I was on a boat in San Andros ...

  4. Grab A Slice Of NY-Style Pizza At Bronx House In Stamford

    Grab A Slice Of NY-Style Pizza At Bronx House In Stamford

    STAMFORD, Conn. -- You can grab a slice to go or sit down at a red booth to dive into New York-style pizza at Bronx House Pizza, which opened recently in Stamford. “Coming from a New Yorker: this will surely be one of my go-to spots in Stamford for good NY pizza," one customer wrote on Yelp.CT Bites called the news Springdale establishment a "gem.""Food Network Judge ...

  5. Stratford Woman Stands Tall By Growing Her Own Tree-Care Firm

    Stratford Woman Stands Tall By Growing Her Own Tree-Care Firm

    STRATFORD, Conn. — Three weeks after graduating from the University of Wisconsin with a degree in horticulture, Stacey Marcell drove east to take a job in Bridgeport."I was recruited by SavATree right after graduation,” said Marcell, who went on to grow her own company, Northeast Horticultural Services, in the usually male-dominated field of tree care. This year marks her 10th ...

  6. Log In On 'Giving Day' To Help Your Favorite Fairfield County Charity

    Log In On 'Giving Day' To Help Your Favorite Fairfield County Charity

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. -- Want an easy way to support a favorite nonprofit in your Fairfield County town or city?  Log into the Fairfield County Community Foundation website on Giving Day Thursday, March 9. You have 24 hours to support any one of 431 participating nonprofits, said Development Director Kristy Jelenik."We created Giving Day four years ago to shine a bright light on ...

  7. Slim Nation In Stamford Helps You Lose Weight By Eating What You Love

    Slim Nation In Stamford Helps You Lose Weight By Eating What You Love

    STAMFORD, Conn. -- Imagine an eating plan where you can eat a piece of cheese with a glass of wine. But don't skip the cheese, said Bob Nevins, the founder of Slim Nation, which recently opened a location in Stamford.His customized eating plans are designed to help clients take weight off and keep it off by eating. Slim Nation helps people drop weight by customizing their meal plans to ...

  8. Norwalk Mom, Kids Find 'Courage To Speak' On Drug Prevention Night

    Norwalk Mom, Kids Find 'Courage To Speak' On Drug Prevention Night

    NORWALK, Conn. — An annual drug prevention night led by a Norwalk mother whose son died from an overdose is returning to Norwalk on Monday, March 13.Residents of Norwalk and beyond are invited to the 13th annual Courage to Speak Empowering Youth to Be Drug-Free Family Night at West Rocks Middle School.The initiative was started by Ginger Katz in 1996 soon after the death of her son Ian, ...

  9. Help Stamford Police Solve Crimes Faster By Registering Security Cameras

    Help Stamford Police Solve Crimes Faster By Registering Security Cameras

    STAMFORD, Conn. -- The Stamford Police Department is encouraging city residents and businesses to register their privately owned security in the new Secure Cam Program.The program allows police to collaborate with camera owners to access surveillance footage from the cameras.With this access, the department will create a database so investigators can quickly access these cameras in ...

  10. Stamford Contributors To Literacy Awarded For 'Excellence In Education'

    Stamford Contributors To Literacy Awarded For 'Excellence In Education'

    STAMFORD, Conn. -- Leaders in Stamford's business and community are receiving the 2017 Excellence in Education Awards from the Stamford Public Education Foundation.It recognizes contributions to the mentoring and literacy programs in the city's school system.The following awards will be given at an awards dinner March 23:SPEF Philanthropy Award: First County Bank/First County Bank ...

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