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Thursday, February 28, 2013

John Mara: Witness identifies nephew of New York Giants owner John...

Witness identifies nephew of New York Giants owner John Mara as the one who cracked college student's skull with a bottle in drunken brawl at luxury beach house New Year's party' Jack Mara, 22, of Mount Kisco, handed himself in to a Fairfield police station on Friday where he was charged with first degree assault and breach of the peace The ... (more)



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Donna B. Spigarolo to Be Honored at This Year's CAPP Educators' Communion Breakfast at SHU

Donna B. Spigarolo, special education teacher in the Fairfield Public Schools, is this year's honoree for the Fifth Annual Centesimus Annus Pro Pontifice Educators' Communion Breakfast.



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Proposed increase in minimum wage moves ahead

... Republicans said the state's economy cannot handle the added burden on business owners. Rep. Richard Smith , R-New Fairfield, ranking member of the committee, said in a "normal" economic climate, he'd favor raising the wage. "The problem with doing ...



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Foundation gives over $20,000 in 2012

The John Patrick Flanagan Foundation , a Fairfield charitable organization established to help vulnerable children and families in Connecticut, awarded $20,860 in grants last year to five Connecticut organizations.



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Music for Youth to present brass quintet

Music for Youth's Free Young Person's Concert series will present a performance by the America Brass Quintet at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 16, at Pequot Library, 720 Pequot Ave., Fairfield.



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The subject is light

Painter Tom Brenner, of Fairfield, will present a lecture on the use of light and shadow in art on Sunday, March 3, at Silvermine Arts Center.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.ctpost.com/entertainment/article/The-subject-is-light-4317623.php

Terry Farewell

... ment, town, and Westport residents, she is leaving to become director of human and social services for the Town of Fairfield. (CLICK TO ENLARGE) Dave Matlow for WestportNow.com



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Norwalk Councilwoman Duleep Speaks At Gun Control Event

NORWALK, Conn. Norwalk Common Councilwoman Anna Duleep will be one of the featured speakers Thursday at a gun-control event from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m in the Community Room at the New Fairfield Stop and Shop, 25 Route 39.



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Cops: Witness IDs Giant owner'sa

... a man in the head with a bottle during a New Year's Eve party. The nephew, also named John Mara, was arrested by Fairfield police last week and posted $150,000 bail. The Mount Kisco, N.Y., resident is scheduled to be arraigned on first-degree ...



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Two Charged In $1,800 Fairfield Shoplifting Case

FAIRFIELD, Conn. Two Bridgeport women were charged with attempting to steal approximately $1,800 worth of items from a Fairfield store Wednesday, according to police reports.



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Fairfield Ludlowe Fans Turn Out For 'The Challenge'

FAIRFIELD, Conn. If you weren't one of the dozens of fans that supported Fairfield Ludlowe High School's team at the taping of "The Challenge," you can catch the students on television starting Friday.



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Series of Thefts from Cars Reported in Riverside Drive Area

Fairfield police received a number of reports of thefts from cars since Wednesday: Three Riverside Drive residents reported that sometime overnight Tuesday into Wednesday, their cars were entered.



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Fairfield forecast: Cloudy, showery day

The National Weather Service says the odds of daytime precipitation are 50 percent as the temperature rises to the upper-40s. There will be a southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.



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Film Producer Installs Plastics Recycling System

... for the design and procurement of the reclamation system, electing to work with companies such as ADG Solutions, Fairfield, Conn., and Davis Standard LLC, Fulton, N.Y., because of their experience in reclaim automation systems. "The installation of ...



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Fairfield forecast: Cloudy, showery day

The National Weather Service says the odds of daytime precipitation are 50 percent as the temperature rises to the upper-40s. There will be a southwest wind 5 to 8 mph.



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School Board Concerned About Upcoming State-Mandated Staff Evaluations

The upcoming state-mandated teacher and staff evaluation plan is going to be a time- and labor-intensive process, the Fairfield Board of Education learned Tuesday.



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Oshawa hockey player set to play stateside -- with a little help from his friends

The five-foot-eight, 177-pound forward who's known for his speed has signed on to attend Sacred Heart University (Fairfield, Connecticut) on an athletic scholarship. He'll be one of four incoming Pioneers freshmen he knows from playing with the ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.durhamregion.com/sports/sports/article/1585820

Fairfield Leaders Share Doubts About New Teacher Ratings

FAIRFIELD, Conn. Fairfield's public school administrators expressed concerns Tuesday that more rigorous, state-mandated teacher evaluations going into effect next fall might put too much strain on school principals.



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Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Bobby V: Back to School

Fairfield, Conn.-All was beautiful for Bobby Valentine again. There he was, on a February morning in Connecticut, sitting before a pretty red background, introduced as the next executive director of intercollegiate athletics at Sacred Heart University.



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9 p.m. outage update: Power restored in Fairfield

The United Illuminating Co., which in early afternoon reported about 1,600 customers in Fairfield had suffered power disruptions, said at 9 p.m. there were no more outages.



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Westport Man Charged for 'Yankee Stadium Dirt Scam' Wanted in California for Grand Larceny

... Mark Hayward, a fugitive from justice, police said. In January 2012, Hayward was charged with defrauding a Fairfield resident of $35,000 after selling what he claimed was dirt from the original Yankee Stadium. The letter from Californian authorities ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://westport.patch.com/articles/westport-man-fugitive-wanted-in-california-for-grand-larceny

School board backs $11.6M 'ed specs' for Fairfield Ludlowe High

Educational specifications for proposed expansion and improvements to Fairfield Ludlowe High School , at a cost of over $11.6 million, were approved Tuesday by the Board of Education .



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outage update: Power out to 600 in Fairfield

The United Illuminating Co. , which in early afternoon reported about 1,600 customers in Fairfield had suffered power disruptions, said at 9 p.m. there were no more outages.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/news/article/4-30-p-m-outage-update-Power-out-to-600-in-4313504.php

Central, Trinity collide in FCIAC boys basketball championship

Trinity Catholic's #2 Schadrac Casimir attempts a shot of Wilton's #3 Max Maudsley, during FCIAC boys basketball semifinals action in Fairfield, Conn.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.ctpost.com/highschool/article/Central-Trinity-collide-in-FCIAC-boys-basketball-4314548.php

Fairfield Students Share Skype Chat With ESPN Writer

FAIRFIELD, Conn. The following article was written by Emily Scimeca, Brendan Devine, Lauren Shuster and Maggie Mitchell, seventh graders at Fairfield Woods Middle School, and submitted by their language arts teacher, Susan Tamagni.



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outage update: Power out to 600 in Fairfield

Nearly 600 United Illuminating customers in Fairfield still had no power as of 4:30 p.m. Wednesday, a storm-related outage that disrupted service to 1,600 local customers earlier in the afternoon.



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Hofstra Gets Win Versus Marist In First-Ever Women's Lacrosse Meeting, 14-8

... squad. Sophomore Lexi Brannigan (Loudonville, N.Y.) led the Red Foxes with three goals; junior Tierney Larson (Fairfield, Conn.) added a team-high four assists. The first half played out in the favor the visitors by a large margin as Hofstra led on ...



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Fairfield power outage: Service cut to nearly 1,600

United Illuminating Co. reports that 1,597 Fairfield customers lost electric in the Black Rock Turnpike area Wednesday afternoon.



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A Special Dentist for Special Kids

... dental treatment or endure the cries of their child. Kids First Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics, located in Fairfield, Connecticut is dedicated to the needs of this unique community. By connecting parents who have a special needs child with Amy ...



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Bobby V: Back to School

Dow Jones Reprints: This copy is for your personal, non-commercial use only. To order presentation-ready copies for distribution to your colleagues, clients or customers, use the Order Reprints tool at the bottom of any article or visit www.djreprints.com Fairfield, Conn.-All was beautiful for Bobby Valentine again.



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Life on $1 a day? Ex-Fairfielder to share secrets with locals

A former Fairfielder and a friend who spent the summer of 2010 living on $1 a day in Guatemala will share their experiences -- and how it re-shaped theri lives -- next Wednesday at the Pequot Library.



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UI: 625 in Fairfield without Power [UPDATE]

Update, 3 p.m. United Illuminating is reporting that there are 625 customers without power in Fairfield as of 2:48 p.m. Original Post As of 1:45 p.m., 1,597 United Illuminating customers in Fairfield are without power, according to the utility company's outage map.



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Second Flashing Reported On Fairfield U. Campus

FAIRFIELD, Conn. A second report of a man exposing himself to a female student on Fairfield University's campus has been received by Fairfield Police, according to university security.



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Moving Forward, Looking Back / Simple ways we all can help curb global warming

... stakes have never been higher, and the challenge never as daunting. How can the people in a small community like Fairfield, a mere speck of a town in a corner of North America, possibly make a meaningful dent in a massive and complex problem like ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/opinion/article/Moving-Forward-Looking-Back-Simple-ways-we-all-4313271.php

St. Baldrick's: Hair-shearing to benefit cancer research for kids

... 2010 St. Baldrick's fundraiser sponsored by TeamBrent in 2010. Photo: Autumn Driscoll, File Photo Jack Doherty of Fairfield closes his eyes during a 2010 shearing at a TeamBrent St. Baldrick's event. A fundraiser for the St. Baldrick's Foundation is ...



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Life on $1 a day? Ex-Fairfielder to share secrets with locals

... Janet Hartwell , head of school of Greens Farms Academy in Westport, will introduce the program. Temple grew up in Fairfield and Norwalk, and attended the academy, while Ingrasci grew up in Bainbridge Island, Wash. They both now live in Los Angeles. ...



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Letter: Delinquents editorial way off base

... properties are subsidizing wealthy delinquents. This is untrue. Tax delinquency is a money maker for the town of Fairfield. Delinquent taxpayers are assessed interest rates of 18 percent on unpaid taxes. If Fairfield has $1 million in delinquent ...



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Letter: Cut town jobs, re-think services

... programs. We should consider 2013 to be the high point in the number of people directly employed by the town of Fairfield. Regarding the Board of Education budget: Despite well-meaning claims, there is significant evidence in the public ...



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Hot Stocks: Priceline.com Inc

... "is under consideration for a proposed determination as a nonbank systemically important financial institution," Fairfield, Connecticut-based General Electric said today in a filing. "Such a determination would subject GECC to proposed enhanced ...



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Douglas Matthew Garni, 40, Of Fairfield

Born in New York City, Garni had been a Fairfield resident since 1981. He graduated from Fairfield Prep and earned a degree in finance from Fairfield University.



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Of Connie Mack, China and the Red Sox

One of these items is the actual logo of the EDA Rhinos , a Taiwanese member of the Chinese Professional Baseball League that Manny Ramirez said he will join if no MLB team signs him before March 7. The other is a mockup of the athletics logo of Sacred Heart University , the Fairfield, Conn., school that unveiled Bobby Valentine as its athletic ... (more)



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Fairfield forecast: Rain could trigger coastal flooding

Steady rain overnight and early this morning across southwestern Connecticut threatens coastal flooding later today, the National Weather Service warns.



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Locked In? Assessing the impact of GFA lockdown on town's school security study

... deployments in recent years at a Westport school . The lockdown lasted for about 90 minutes, as Westport and Fairfield police searched the GFA campus for the suspect, who abandoned a car at the school that he stole earlier in the day from a Blue ...



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Zoning panel backs bid to update town's affordable-housing plan

... in court. State statutes call for 10 percent of a town's housing stock to meet "affordable" criteria. In Fairfield, however, that percentage is 2.69 percent. One of the developments that a court ordered to be approved is a 12-unit complex on ...



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Fairfield forecast: Rain could trigger coastal flooding

Steady rain overnight and early this morning across southwestern Connecticut threatens coastal flooding later today, the National Weather Service warns.



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Letter: Data Shows Pilot Math Program is 'Detrimental' to Students' Learning

Parents have been requesting data to prove the effectiveness and success of College Preparatory Mathematics , which is being used to teach Algebra I this year in the Fairfield Public School District.



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School Board Seeks More Space, Repairs At Fairfield Ludlowe

FAIRFIELD, Conn. Fairfield Ludlowe High School's students could get more space, new windows and a new roof soon, but at a cost of more than $11.6 million to Fairfield's taxpayers.



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Winter Weather Advisory

WINTER WEATHER MESSAGE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE NEW YORK NY 1226 AM EST WED FEB 27 2013 ...FREEZING RAIN AND SLEET INTO THIS MORNING FOR PORTIONS OF THE NORTHERN LOWER HUDSON VALLEY... NORTHERN FAIRFIELD- 1226 AM EST WED FEB 27 2013 ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY IN EFFECT UNTIL 9 AM EST THIS MORNING... THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN UPTON HAS ISSUED ... (more)



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Bobby V: I did 'what had to be done' with Red Sox

... Affairs James Barquinero, left, introduces Bobby Valentine during news conference at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Conn., Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2013. Valentine has been named executive director of Intercollegiate Athletics at Sacred Heart. (AP ...



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Survey: Obesity, cancer, aging major concerns

... a forum at the Discovery School in Bridgeport. The survey, conducted late last year in Bridgeport, Stratford, Fairfield, Trumbull, Monroe and Easton, asked residents about their top health concerns. Nearly 1,300 people in greater Bridgeport ...



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Bobby Valentine Starts Work At Fairfield's Sacred Heart

FAIRFIELD, Conn. Bobby Valentine said Tuesday he's "a guy who loves challenges." So after a career spent in professional baseball, the Stamford native said he's prepared to lead 31 amateur sports teams as the new head of the athletics department at Fairfield's Sacred Heart University.



via Fairfield Newswire http://norwalk.dailyvoice.com/sports/bobby-valentine-starts-work-fairfields-sacred-heart

Garvin leads Bethel boys into first SWC championship game

Bethel's Daniel Garvin slam dunks on an alley-oop as time expires during Bethel's 75-67 win over Notre Dame Fairfield in the semifinal game of the South-West Conference Boy's High School Basketball Tournament at Newtown High School in Newtown, Conn.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/sports/article/Garvin-leads-Bethel-boys-into-first-SWC-4311306.php

Survey: Obesity, cancer, aging major concerns

... a forum at the Discovery School in Bridgeport. The survey, conducted late last year in Bridgeport, Stratford, Fairfield, Trumbull, Monroe and Easton, asked residents about their top health concerns. Nearly 1,300 people in greater Bridgeport ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.ctpost.com/local/article/Survey-Obesity-cancer-aging-major-concerns-4311162.php

Westport Community Theatre's Etc to Stage Dog Sees God Reading, 3/1

... They're Playing our Song, Evita (Ivoryton Playhouse). Today a Little Extra (Play With Your Food: Westport, Fairfield). Other Favorites: Company, RENT, Bat Boy the Musical, Chicago, A Midsummer Night's Dream, and Les Blancs. At the 2008 Kennedy ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://ct.broadwayworld.com/article/Westport-Community-Theatres-ETC-to-Stage-DOG-SEES-GOD-Reading-31-20130226

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Connecticut's most dangerous road

... A new study by the Tri-State Transportation Campaign ranks U.S. Route 1, seen here near Westport's town line with Fairfield, as one of the state's most dangerous roads. More pedestrians were killed on Route 1 in the 70-mile stretch between Byram and ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.ctpost.com/news/article/Route-1-seen-as-state-s-deadliest-road-4310775.php

Central tops St. Joseph to reach FCIAC boys title game

St. Joseph's #35 Erick Langston releases a shot, during FCIAC boys basketball semifinals action against Central in Fairfield, Conn.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.ctpost.com/highschool/article/Central-tops-St-Joseph-to-reach-FCIAC-boys-title-4311092.php

Fairfield Foundation Makes More Than $20K In Donations

FAIRFIELD, Conn. Five local charities received help last week in the name of a late Fairfield resident.



via Fairfield Newswire http://fairfield.dailyvoice.com/neighbors/fairfield-foundation-makes-more-20k-donations

Valentine hiring creates buzz at SHU

Bobby Valentine is surrounded by the press as he is interviewed following his introduction as the new executive director of intercollegiate athletics at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield on Tuesday, February 26, 2013.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/sports/article/Valentine-hiring-creates-buzz-at-SHU-4310135.php

Man who stole three cars en route to GFA lockdown remains on loose

Police from Westport and Fairfield converge on the Beachside Road entrance to Greens Farms Academy on Friday afternoon after a suspected car thief abandoned a car on the property, causing the school to go into lockdown as a precaution.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/news/articleGallery/Man-who-stole-three-cars-en-route-to-GFA-lockdown-4300734.php

St. Baldrick's: Hair-shearing to benefit cancer research for kids

... 2010 St. Baldrick's fundraiser sponsored by TeamBrent in 2010. Photo: Autumn Driscoll, File Photo Jack Doherty of Fairfield closes his eyes during a 2010 shearing at a TeamBrent St. Baldrick's event. A fundraiser for the St. Baldrick's Foundation is ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/news/article/St-Baldrick-s-Hair-shearing-to-benefit-cancer-4298158.php

Pequot Library to host two men who lived on $1 a day

... Janet Hartwell , head of school of Westport's Greens Farms Academy , will introduce the program. Temple grew up in Fairfield and Norwalk and attended the academy, while Ingrasci grew up in Bainbridge Island, Wash. They both live in Los Angeles. ...



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Valentine ready to try hand in college athletics

FAIRFIELD, Conn. >> It didn't take long for Bobby Valentine to move past his year to forget in Boston.



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Valentine accepts A.D. job with university

... Red Sox in October after leading the team to its worst record since 1965, was introduced by officials at the Fairfield, Connecticut-based university. He succeeds Don Cook, who is retiring as head of the school's National Collegiate Athletic ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.dailyherald.com/article/20130226/sports/702269837/

EatDrinkShopCook: Don't give up tasty meals during meatless Lent

Brothers Andrew and David Tavolacci recently opened Tutto Pasta in Fairfield, where pasta is made fresh daily.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.westport-news.com/news/article/EatDrinkShopCook-Don-t-give-up-tasty-meals-4309918.php

FairTV Airs Fairfield's Storm Sandy Rebuilding Answers

FAIRFIELD, Conn. Fairfield residents who have questions about rebuilding, repairing or renovating their homes after Hurricane Sandy can now get some answers by watching TV or streaming video on their computers.



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Bobby Valentine joins Sacred Heart U.

Bobby Valentine was introduced Tuesday at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Conn., as the school's new director of athletics.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.upi.com/Sports_News/2013/02/26/Bobby-Valentine-joins-Sacred-Heart-U/UPI-76551361910606/

Nephew of Giants owner arrested on assault charges

... person in the head with a bottle during a New Year's Eve party. The nephew, also named John Mara, was arrested by Fairfield police Friday and posted $150,000 bail. The Mount Kisco, N.Y., resident is scheduled to be arraigned on first-degree assault ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://abclocal.go.com/wabc/story?section=news/local/northern_suburbs&id=9008011&rss=rss-wabc-article-9008011

Police: Man Punched Sisters, Broke One's Jaw

... two sisters in South Norwalk last year, resulting in one suffering a broken jaw. Anthony Rivera was stopped by Fairfield Police, who contacted Norwalk Police after learning he was wanted here for the alleged assault. Police spokeswoman Sgt. Lisa ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://norwalk.patch.com/articles/police-man-assaulted-sisters-broke-one-s-jaw

Dave Ruden: Bobby V ready to ride at SHU

Bobby Valentine smiles as he is introduced as the new executive director of intercollegiate athletics at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Conn.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.ctpost.com/sports/articleGallery/Dave-Ruden-Bobby-V-ready-to-ride-at-SHU-4309388.php

Bobby Valentine takes on a different kind of managerial work

FAIRFIELD, Conn. - Bobby Valentine spent parts of five decades in and out of Major League Baseball dugouts.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/college/2013/02/26/sacred-heart-university-connecticut-athletic-director-red-sox-manager-bobby-valentine/1948957/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+UsatodaycomCollegeSports-TopStories+%28Sports+-+College+-+Top+Stories%29

Keystone College introduces its next president

... academic year. He'll transition to the role of president emeritus. Since arriving at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Conn., in 1998, Coppola has played an integral role in helping the university grow from a commuter institution of about 600 ...



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Nephew Of NY Giants Owner, John Mara, Arrested

... severely injuring the person, during a New Year's Eve party. The nephew, also named John Mara, was arrested by Fairfield police Friday and posted $150,000 bail. The Mount Kisco, N.Y., resident is scheduled to be arraigned on first-degree assault and ...



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Lecture series continues

... further illuminate the aesthetic, emotional and spiritual significance of light in our lives and our creativity. Fairfield resident Brenner, has been a painter, pastelist and photographer for more than 30 years. He has exhibited widely throughout ...



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Former Manager Valentine Named Sacred Heart University Athletic Director

... season by the Boston Red Sox in October after leading the team to its worst record since 1965, was introduced by Fairfield, Connecticut-based Sacred Heart today. He succeeds Don Cook, who is retiring as head of the school's National Collegiate ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-02-26/bobby-valentine-named-sacred-heart-university-athletic-director.html

'Yankees dirt' scam guy wanted

... a $250,000 bond. Another bond for him from California was set at $75,000. In January 2012, Hayward was charged by Fairfield police with orchestrating a scam in which he asked a Fairfield man to invest in a business that would market corporate gift ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/news/article/Man-accused-in-Yankees-dirt-scam-wanted-in-4306619.php

Evans: Sheila Johnson poised to play key role

... first person charged with this work by the USGA. In 1992, John Merchant, a prominent African-American lawyer from Fairfield, Conn. who briefly worked for Tiger Woods early in his career, was appointed to the executive committee. During his tenure, ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://espn.go.com/golf/story/_/id/8965988/sheila-johnson-poised-play-key-role-golf-member-usga-executive-committee

Man accused in 'Yankees dirt' scam wanted in California for grand larceny

... a $250,000 bond. Another bond for him from California was set at $75,000. In January 2012, Hayward was charged by Fairfield police with orchestrating a scam in which he asked a Fairfield man to invest in a business that would market corporate gift ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.westport-news.com/news/article/Man-accused-in-Yankees-dirt-scam-wanted-in-4306619.php

Man accused in 'Yankees dirt' scam wanted in California for grand larceny

... a $250,000 bond. Another bond for him from California was set at $75,000. In January 2012, Hayward was charged by Fairfield police with orchestrating a scam in which he asked a Fairfield man to invest in a business that would market corporate gift ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://m.westport-news.com/westport/db_11303/contentdetail.htm?detailindex=0&contentguid=v1LOcaTG&pn=0

New Client Retention Practices from Graziano Associates for Today's ...

... Always a Clienta , 7 Keys to Client Relationship Mastery is the title of the webinar Graziano has presented to Fairfield University and will be presenting in a live presentation to the Fairchester Business Resource (April 18, 2013). She will be ...



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Bobby Valentine to Join Sacred Heart University Athletics Dept.

... university in New England, offers more than 50 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs on its main campus in Fairfield, Conn., and satellites in Connecticut, Luxembourg and Ireland. Sacred Heart University sponsors 31 NCAA Division I varsity ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/stamfords-bobby-v-to-join-sacred-heart-university-athletics-dept

Owner Of NYG's Nephew Charged With Felony A...

... assault. Mara was arrested Friday and posted a $15,000 bond. The charges stem from a New Year's Eve party in Fairfield, Connecticut when Mara hit a person in the head with a bottle. The victim suffered life threatening injuries which required ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://mymixfm.com/news/articles/2013/feb/26/owner-of-nygs-nephew-charged-with-felony-assault/

Two Teens Busted in Underage Drinking Party in Fairfield

It does not indicate convictions.] Two teens were arrested in Fairfield on Friday following an underage drinking party on College Park Drive, police said.



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Letter: No Alternative to Cutting Fairfield's Budget

... programs. We should consider 2013 to be the high point in the number of people directly employed by the Town of Fairfield. Regarding the Board of Education budget : Despite well-meaning claims, there is significant evidence in the public ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://fairfield.patch.com/articles/letter-no-alternative-to-cutting-town-budget

Learn about Fairfield Summer Camps at March 5 Open House

Fairfield's Parent Teacher Associations are hosting a summer camp open house on Tuesday, March 5 in the Fairfield Woods Middle School gym.



via Fairfield Newswire http://fairfield.patch.com/articles/learn-about-fairfield-summer-camps-at-march-5-open-house

RTM Delays Vote on Fiscal Year 2014 Capital Projects, Questions Process

Fairfield's Representative Town Meeting postponed a vote Monday on a $1,037,000 bond resolution to finance Fiscal Year 2014's non-recurring capital projects , citing lack of information and a need to review the capital projects process.



via Fairfield Newswire http://fairfield.patch.com/articles/rtm-delays-vote-on-fiscal-year-2014-capital-projects-questions-process

New Client Retention Practices from Graziano Associates for Today's...

... Always a Clienta , 7 Keys to Client Relationship Mastery is the title of the webinar Graziano has presented to Fairfield University and will be presenting in a live presentation to the Fairchester Business Resource (April 18, 2013). She will be ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/2/prweb10431257.htm

New Bedford Hills Car Wash To Open In May At Splash Site

... properties under the charge of general manager Shullman of New Canaan, Conn. The other is Villa Avenue in Fairfield, Conn. The property at 527 N. Bedford Road has been in his family since the 1960s, when his grandfather ran its first car wash at the ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://bedford.dailyvoice.com/business/new-bedford-hills-car-wash-open-may-splash-site

Fairfield Board Delays Vote On Library Roof, Bridge Work

FAIRFIELD, Conn. Repairs to the Fairfield Woods Branch Library's roof, the Duck Farm Road Bridge and other town facilities will have to wait at least one more month.



via Fairfield Newswire http://fairfield.dailyvoice.com/politics/fairfield-board-delays-vote-library-roof-bridge-work

Next Keystone College president introduced

... academic year. He'll transition to the role of President Emeritus. Since arriving at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Conn. in 1998, Coppola has played an integral role in helping the university grow from a commuter institution of about 600 ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://timesleader.com/Next-Keystone-College-president-introduced&source=RSS

Monday, February 25, 2013

Silvermine lecture series continues with Brenner

... further illuminate the aesthetic, emotional and spiritual significance of light in our lives and our creativity. Fairfield resident Brenner, has been a painter, pastelist and photographer for more than 30 years. He has exhibited widely throughout ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.norwalkcitizenonline.com/news/article/Silvermine-lecture-series-continues-with-Brenner-4307279.php

Eating meatless can be easy

Brothers Andrew and David Tavolacci recently opened Tutto Pasta in Fairfield, where pasta is made fresh daily.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.dariennewsonline.com/news/article/EatDrinkShopCook-Don-t-give-up-tasty-meals-4305899.php

California Con Lands Westporter in Jail

A Westport man arrested in Fairfield last year for bilking a Southport resident out of $35,000 with a fraudulent get-rich-quick scheme selling keychains with certified, encapsulated dirt from the old Yankee Stadium, is back in jail for an alleged new con in California.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.westportnow.com/index.php?/v2/42457/

Giants owner's nephew arrested in Connecticut

... nephew of the owner of the Giants, has been charged with first-degree assault and second-degree breach of peace. FAIRFIELD, Conn . -- The 22-year-old nephew of New York Giants owner John Mara has been charged with felony assault in Connecticut for ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.newsday.com/sports/football/giants/giants-owner-s-nephew-arrested-in-connecticut-1.4709771

Police: Fairfield Woman Bit Man's Ear

FAIRFIELD, Conn. A Fairfield woman bit a family member on the ear during an argument Saturday, according to police reports.



via Fairfield Newswire http://fairfield.dailyvoice.com/police-fire/police-fairfield-woman-bit-mans-ear

Man who stole three cars en route to GFA lockdown remains on loose

The hunt continued early this week for man believed to have stolen three vehicles in less than a day, eluding a dragnet by Westport and Fairfield police over the course of several hours Friday, and triggering a lockdown at Greens Farms Academy at the towns' border.



via Fairfield Newswire http://m.westport-news.com/westport/db_11303/contentdetail.htm?detailindex=0&contentguid=l5dE0HnZ&pn=0

Man who stole three cars en route to GFA lockdown remains on loose

Police from Westport and Fairfield converge on the Beachside Road entrance to Greens Farms Academy on Friday afternoon after a suspected car thief abandoned a car on the property, causing the school to go into lockdown as a precaution.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.westport-news.com/news/article/Man-who-stole-three-cars-en-route-to-GFA-lockdown-4300730.php

GE Capital Said 2012 Telecom Financing Rose 9% To $3.7B

... net income rose 9 percent to $1.8 billion, as revenue rose 2 percent to $11.77 billion. Overall, GE, based in Fairfield, Conn., reported fourth-quarter net income rose 9 percent to $4.15 billion, or 38 cents a share, from $3.81 billion, or 35 cents, ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://au.ibtimes.com/articles/439285/20130226/ge-capital-financing-capital-technology-telecommunications-jab-wireless-hoak-media.htm

Weekly Awards

... the half. Flibotte stands third on the team with five goals. HONORABLE MENTIONS CHASE BAILEY, BUCKNELL Sr., A, Fairfield, Conn . Netted a hat trick and four points overall in Saturday's 10-8 victory over Bryant. JAMES QUEENEY, COLGATE Sr., D, ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.patriotleague.org/genrel/022513aaa.html

Keystone College announces new president

Mr. Coppola, vice president for strategic planning and administration at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Conn., replaces Edward G. Boehm Jr., Ed.D., who announced in September that he would retire on June 1. Dr.



via Fairfield Newswire http://thetimes-tribune.com/news/keystone-college-announces-new-president-1.1449848?localLinksEnabled=false

Giants Owner's Nephew Arrested for Assault in Fairfield

The 22-year-old nephew of Giants owner John Mara turned himself into police on Friday on charges that he allegedly hit a man over the head with a bottle at a New Year's Eve party, according to release sent by the Fairfield Police Department.



via Fairfield Newswire http://westport.patch.com/articles/giants-owners-nephew-arrested-for-assault-in-fairfield

NY Giants owner's nephew arrested in CT

... person in the head with a bottle during a New Year's Eve party. The nephew, also named John Mara, was arrested by Fairfield police Friday and posted $150,000 bail. The Mount Kisco, N.Y., resident is scheduled to be arraigned on first-degree assault ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.wtnh.com/dpp/news/crime/ny-giants-owners-nephew-arrested-in-ct

Stamford's Bobby V to Join Sacred Heart University Athletics Dept.

... university in New England, offers more than 50 undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs on its main campus in Fairfield, Conn., and satellites in Connecticut, Luxembourg and Ireland. Sacred Heart University sponsors 31 NCAA Division I varsity ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://stamford.patch.com/articles/stamford-s-bobby-v-to-join-sacred-heart-university-athletics-dept

A Special Dentist for Special Kids

... dental treatment or endure the cries of their child. Kids First Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics, located in Fairfield, Connecticut is dedicated to the needs of this unique community. By connecting parents who have a special needs child with Amy ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.examiner.com/article/a-special-dentist-for-special-kids

Giants Owner's Mt. Kisco Relative, John Mara, Faces Assault Charge

John V. Mara, 22, of Mt. Kisco, N.Y. was charged Friday with assault and a breach of the peace by Fairfield police.



via Fairfield Newswire http://mtkisco.dailyvoice.com/police-fire/giants-owners-nephew-john-mara-charged-fairfield-assault

Nephew of Giants owner charged with assault

John Mara , 22, of Mount Kisco, N.Y., nephew of New York Giants owner John Mara, turned himself in to Fairfield police on Friday on assault charges.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.newstimes.com/local/article/Nephew-of-Giants-owner-charged-with-assault-4304604.php

A 'grand dame' on the harbor

... Staub, Contributed Photo ABOUT THIS HOUSE TYPE OF HOUSE: Antique Center Hall Colonial ADDRESS: 892 Harbor Road, Fairfield PRICE: $5,250,000 NUMBER OF ROOMS: 16 AMENITIES: water community, beach rights, panoramic harbor views, corner lot in the ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.ctpost.com/news/article/On-the-market-A-Southport-grand-dame-on-the-4302433.php

Rider suggests reining in horses on Fairfield beaches

A local horseback rider told the Parks and Recreation Commission it may need to ban horses from Penfield Beach on the weekends because it is getting too crowded. Photo: Genevieve Reilly



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/news/articleGallery/Rider-suggests-reining-in-horses-on-Fairfield-4299939.php

Cops: EMT shoots self after domestic incident triggers standoff

Fairfield police along with the town's ESU as well as Bridgeport's ESU and officers from Norwalk on scene at a standoff at the Sunny Ridge Condominiums on Sunny Ridge Avenue in Fairfield, Conn.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/news/article/Cops-EMT-shoots-self-after-domestic-incident-4306313.php

John Mara, New York Giants owner's nephew, arrested for hitting party-goer with bottle, police say

FAIRFIELD, Conn. - The 22-year-old nephew of New York Giants owner John Mara has been charged with felony assault in Connecticut for allegedly hitting a person in the head with a bottle, severely injuring the person, during a New Year's Eve party.



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John Mara, nephew of Giants owner, charged with assault

... of Giants owner John Mara , has been accused of hitting a partygoer over the head with a bottle on New Year's Eve, Fairfield, Conn., police said. The nephew, also named John Mara, was charged with first degree assault and second degree breach of ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.newsday.com/john-mara-nephew-of-giants-owner-charged-with-assault-1.4706636

GE Sues Whirlpool Over Price-Fixing

... artificially pushed compressor market prices higher by illegally coordinating price increases with each other. Fairfield, Connecticut-based GE is seeking a jury trial and requests unspecified punitive and compensatory damages. Whirlpool's Embraco ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://wallstcheatsheet.com/stocks/ge-sues-whirlpool-over-price-fixing.html/

NY Giants owner nephew arrested in Conn.; accused of smashing bottle on person's head

... person in the head with a bottle during a New Year's Eve party. The nephew, also named John Mara, was arrested by Fairfield police Friday and posted $150,000 bail. The Mount Kisco, N.Y., resident is scheduled to be arraigned on first-degree assault ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.washingtonpost.com/sports/ny-giants-owner-nephew-arrested-in-conn-accused-of-smashing-bottle-on-persons-head/2013/02/25/a8d0c50c-7f47-11e2-a671-0307392de8de_story.html?tid=pm_sports_pop

Angela Scavarelli of Southampton Dies at 88

... by her husband George, Scavarelli is survived by her brother, Phillip Cammarano and wife Louise, of New Fairfield, Conn.; her daughter, Judith Scavarelli, of Brookhaven; her son, George M. Scavarelli and wife Joanne, of Bennington, Vt.; and her two ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://southampton.patch.com/articles/angela-scavarelli-of-southampton-dies-at-88

Fairfield forecast: Mild start to work week

Tomorrow, the NWS says there is a slight chance of rain after 4 p.m. Otherwise, the day will be partly sunny, with a high temperature in the low-40s and an east wind 5 to 10 mph in the morning.



via Fairfield Newswire http://m.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/fairfield/db_11269/contentdetail.htm?detailindex=0&contentguid=sjGX4JVq&pn=0

NY Giants owner's nephew arrested in Conn.

... person in the head with a bottle during a New Year's Eve party. The nephew, also named John Mara, was arrested by Fairfield police Friday and posted $150,000 bail. The Mount Kisco, N.Y., resident is scheduled to be arraigned on first-degree assault ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.cadillacnews.com/ap_story/?story_id=91227&ap_cat=1&issue=20130225

EatDrinkShopCook: Don't give up tasty meals during meatless Lent

Brothers Andrew and David Tavolacci recently opened Tutto Pasta in Fairfield, where pasta is made fresh daily.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/news/article/EatDrinkShopCook-Don-t-give-up-tasty-meals-4305899.php

What To Do In Fairfield This Week

FAIRFIELD, Conn. Here are a few highlights of things to do in and around Fairfield this week, including a community film screening and a Chamber of Commerce fundraiser.



via Fairfield Newswire http://fairfield.dailyvoice.com/events/what-do-fairfield-week-18

Pinkberry Serves Healthy Treats in Downtown Westport

... fresh fruit, nuts, cookies, brownies, caramel, honey and pomegranate juice. There are also Pinkberry locations in Fairfield at 1512 Post Road and in Greenwich at 369 Greenwich Ave . "Not only has Pinkberry enjoyed enthusiastic reception and strong ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://westport.patch.com/articles/pinkberry-serves-healthy-treats-in-downtown-westport

Connecticut Surgeon First in New England to Perform Robotic Hair Transplant Procedure

Restoration Robotics, Inc. today announced the installation of its revolutionary ARTAS System at the Center for Hair Transplantation in Fairfield, CT.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.globenewswire.com/news-release/2013/02/25/525918/10022929/en/Connecticut-Surgeon-First-in-New-England-to-Perform-Robotic-Hair-Transplant-Procedure.html

Nephew of Giants owner John Mara charged with felony assault

Fairfield, Conn. police have charged the nephew of Giants owner John Mara with felony assault for allegedly hitting a person over the head with a beer bottle.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.nj.com/news/index.ssf/2013/02/nephew_of_giants_owner_john_ma.html

Fairfield forecast: Mild start to work week

Tomorrow, the NWS says there is a slight chance of rain after 4 p.m. Otherwise, the day will be partly sunny, with a high temperature in the low-40s and an east wind 5 to 10 mph in the morning.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/news/article/Fairfield-forecast-Mild-start-to-work-week-4305692.php

Man Charged for Hit-and-Run at Miller Nissan in Fairfield

It does not indicate convictions.] A Bridgeport man was arrested in connection with an accident involving vehicles at Miller Nissan on Kings Highway East in Fairfield.



via Fairfield Newswire http://fairfield.patch.com/articles/man-charged-for-hit-and-run-at-miller-nissan-in-fairfield

Fairfield Family to Be Recognized by Special Olympics in March

A Fairfield family will be honored by the Connecticut chapter of the Special Olympics next month, according to a release from the organization.



via Fairfield Newswire http://fairfield.patch.com/articles/fairfield-family-to-be-recognized-by-special-olympics-in-march

Help Beat Childhood Cancer with TeamBrent on Sunday in Fairfield

... in the fight against pediatric cancer on Sunday, March 3 at the ninth annual TeamBrent St. Baldrick's event at Fairfield Warde High School . The Southport-based TeamBrent was founded in 2005 to battle childhood cancer alongside then 3-year-old ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://fairfield.patch.com/articles/help-beat-childhood-cancer-with-teambrent-on-sunday

Giants Owner's Nephew Arrested for Assault

The 22-year-old nephew of Giants owner John Mara surrendered to Fairfield police on charges that he allegedly hit a man over the head with a bottle at a New Year's Eve party, according to release from the Fairfield Police Department.



via Fairfield Newswire http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/giants-owners-nephew-arrested-for-assault

Man Who Killed Himself in Fairfield Standoff Id'D

... told officials that the 40-year-old Garni had several firearms registered in his name that he kept at the condo. Fairfield and Bridgeport police dispatched emergency services units and police negotiators from Fairfield and Norwalk also were sent to ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.theday.com/article/20130225/NWS12/302259941/-1/nws

See Fairfield's Recent Home Sales

FAIRFIELD, Conn. Here's a list of the paid residential home sales in Fairfield for the week of Feb.



via Fairfield Newswire http://fairfield.dailyvoice.com/real-estate/see-fairfields-recent-home-sales-9

Man who shot himself said to have 'a temper'

Douglas Garni was a complicated man -- someone described by at least one neighbor as having a temper, but who was also a licensed emergency medical technician, regularly seen walking his dogs around the white, picket-fenced Fairfield condo complex where he lived.



via Fairfield Newswire http://m.newstimes.com/danbury/db_14217/contentdetail.htm?contentguid=HGcq9aTI&detailindex=0&pn=0&ps=4

Sunday, February 24, 2013

Man who shot himself said to have 'a temper'

Douglas Garni was a complicated man -- someone described by at least one neighbor as having a temper, but who was also a licensed emergency medical technician, regularly seen walking his dogs around the white, picket-fenced Fairfield condo complex where he lived.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.newstimes.com/policereports/article/Man-who-shot-himself-said-to-have-a-temper-4304752.php

Crowd storms meeting over Sandy rebuild

... night forum sponsored by the town on issues of repairs and reconstruction in the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy. FAIRFIELD CITIZEN, CT 2/20/13 Photo: Andrew Brophy Town officials held a forum Wednesday to answer questions on rebuiding at the beach in ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.ctpost.com/local/article/Crowd-storms-meeting-over-Sandy-rebuild-4304672.php

Man who shot himself said to have 'a temper'

Douglas Garni was a complicated man -- someone described by at least one neighbor as having a temper, but who was also a licensed emergency medical technician, regularly seen walking his dogs around the white, picket-fenced Fairfield condo complex where he lived.



via Fairfield Newswire http://m.ctpost.com/connpost/db_43460/contentdetail.htm?detailindex=0&contentguid=XOJchFvQ&pn=0

Nephew of Giants owner charged in Fairfield assault

John Mara , 22, of Mount Kisco, N.Y., nephew of New York Giants owner John Mara, turned himself in to Fairfield police on Friday on assault charges.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.ctpost.com/local/article/Nephew-of-Giants-owner-charged-with-assault-4304604.php

Hockey East Sunday Night Recap: Quinn Smith, Eagles pick up massive 2-1 overtime win at Merrimack

... a crucial season series victory in league play, by virtue of a 4-3 win on Nov. 16, 2012 in Chestnut Hill. The Fairfield, Conn. native, Smith has been on a tear of later as he has posted all nine of his points, including six goals, over the last nine ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.westerncollegehockeyblog.com/2013/2/24/4025832/college-hockey-east-sunday-night-recap-quinn-smith-boston-college-bc-eagles-merrimack-shawn-bates

Man who shot himself said to have 'a temper'

Fairfield police along with the town's ESU as well as Bridgeport's ESU and officers from Norwalk on scene at a standoff at the Sunny Ridge Condominiums on Sunny Ridge Avenue in Fairfield, Conn.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.ctpost.com/policereports/article/Man-who-shot-himself-said-to-have-a-temper-4304530.php

Giants owner John Mara's nephew arrested for alleged assault

... also named John Mara, came after a two-month investigation into the incident, which occurred at a party on Fairfield Beach Road not far from the campus of Fairfield University, police said. Police did not name the victim, who suffered "serious, ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/nfl/2013/02/24/new-york-giants-owner-john-mara-nephew-arrested/1944005/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+UsatodaycomNfl-TopStories+%28Sports+-+NFL+-+Top+Stories%29

Nephew of New York Giants owner and member of the prestigious Mara...

Nephew of New York Giants owner John Mara 'almost beat a man to death in college brawl at luxury beach house New Year's party' Jack Mara, 22, of Mount Kisco, handed himself in to a Fairfield police station on Friday where he was charged with first degree assault and breach of the peace The Fairfield University student is accused of attacking a ... (more)



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Giants Owner's Nephew Arrested for Assualt in Fairfield

The 22 year-old nephew of Giants owner John Mara turned himself into police on Friday on charges that he allegedly hit a man over the head with a bottle at a New Year's Eve party, according to release sent by the Fairfield Police Department.



via Fairfield Newswire http://fairfield.patch.com/articles/giants-owner-s-nephew-arrested-for-assualt-in-fairfield

Neighbor: Man in standoff had 'temper'

Douglas Garni was a complicated man -- someone described by at least one neighbor as having a temper, but who was also a licensed emergency medical technician, regularly seen walking his dogs around the white, picket-fenced Fairfield condo complex where he lived.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/policereports/article/Man-who-shot-himself-said-to-have-a-temper-4303459.php

A colorful celebration of Purim at Congregation Beth El

... 5, of Easton, look angelic as they fashioned a beaded necklace at Congregation Beth El's Purim Carnival on Sunday. FAIRFIELD CITIZEN, CT 2/24/13 Photo: Mike Lauterborn Congregation Beth El Rabbi Marcelo Kormis and Men's Club Carnival Coordinator Don ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/news/article/A-colorful-celebration-of-Purim-at-Congregation-4304376.php

Man who shot himself said to have 'a temper'

Fairfield police along with the town's ESU as well as Bridgeport's ESU and officers from Norwalk on scene at a standoff at the Sunny Ridge Condominiums on Sunny Ridge Avenue in Fairfield, Conn.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.ctpost.com/policereports/article/Man-who-shot-himself-said-to-have-a-temper-4303459.php

Another day in the (gun crazy) U.S.A.

... a.m. today. He was struck once in the neck. Police are not yet sure if he was targeted or hit by a stray bullet. Fairfield, Conn. -- A domestic dispute at a condominium evolved into a police stand-off about 7:30 p.m. yesterday. It ended when a ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.dailykos.com/story/2013/02/24/1189507/-Another-day-in-the-gun-crazy-U-S-A

Fairfield Man Kills Himself After Standoff With Police

This story was updated at 1:30 p.m. Sunday. FAIRFIELD, Conn. Douglas Garni, 40, shot himself to death late Saturday outside his Sunnyridge Avenue residence after a standoff with Fairfield police, authorities said.



via Fairfield Newswire http://fairfield.dailyvoice.com/police-fire/fairfield-man-kills-himself-after-standoff-police

Police ID Fairfield man killed in standoff

A 40-year-old Fairfield man fatally shot himself after a three-and-a-half-hour standoff with a heavily armed police unit behind a Sunnyridge Avenue condo complex late Saturday, an incident that police said began earlier in the night with a dispute between the man and his girlfriend.



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Police ID man who shot self during standoff in Fairfield

Fairfield police along with the town's ESU as well as Bridgeport's ESU and officers from Norwalk on scene at a standoff at the Sunny Ridge Condominiums on Sunny Ridge Avenue in Fairfield, Conn.



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Police ID man who shot self during standoff in Fairfield

A 40-year-old Fairfield man fatally shot himself after a three-and-a-half-hour standoff with a heavily armed police unit behind a Sunnyridge Avenue condo complex late Saturday, an incident that police said began earlier in the night with a dispute between the man and his girlfriend.



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Police ID man who shot self after standoff

A 40-year-old Fairfield man fatally shot himself after a three-and-a-half-hour standoff with a heavily armed police unit behind a Sunnyridge Avenue condo complex late Saturday, an incident that police said began earlier in the night with a dispute between the man and his girlfriend.



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Police ID man who shot self during standoff

A 40-year-old Fairfield man fatally shot himself after a three-and-a-half-hour standoff with a heavily armed police unit behind a Sunnyridge Avenue condo complex late Saturday, an incident that police said began earlier in the night with a dispute between the man and his girlfriend.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/policereports/article/Police-ID-man-who-shot-self-after-standoff-4303459.php

Police ID man who shot self after standoff

Fairfield police along with the town's ESU as well as Bridgeport's ESU and officers from Norwalk on scene at a standoff at the Sunny Ridge Condominiums on Sunny Ridge Avenue in Fairfield, Conn.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.ctpost.com/policereports/article/Police-ID-man-who-shot-self-after-standoff-4303459.php

Fairfield standoff ends with one dead

A man is dead after a standoff with Fairfield police on Saturday night. Police say they responded to Colonial Gardens Condominium Complex at 245 Sunnyridge Avenue, around 7:30 PM, after initial reports of a domestic dispute between a woman and her boyfriend.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.wtnh.com/dpp/news/fairfield_cty/fairfield-standoff-ends-with-one-dead

Erratic Driving Complaint Leads to Heroin Bust

... influence this week after a golfer found the man lying in the woods bordering the Fairchild Wheeler Golf Course in Fairfield. The man's car was found 50 yards away. ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://westport.patch.com/articles/erratic-driving-complaint-leads-to-heroin-bust

Man kills self in standoff at Fairfield condo

Fairfield police along with the town's ESU as well as Bridgeport's ESU and officers from Norwalk on scene at a standoff at the Sunny Ridge Condominiums on Sunny Ridge Avenue in Fairfield, Conn.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.newstimes.com/policereports/article/Police-respond-to-standoff-at-Fairfield-condo-4303459.php

Man kills self in standoff at Fairfield condo

A 43-year-old man killed himself with a shot to the head Saturday night, police said, ending a tense standoff that began as a domestic dispute at the Fairfield Gardens condominium complex.



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NY Giant kin bust in fight

... said yesterday. The younger Mara, also named John, is 22, lives in Mount Kisco, and turned himself in Friday to Fairfield, Conn. police. Mara allegedly bashed a man in the head with a bottle during a New Years Eve argument at a Fairfield University ...



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Weston High Basketball Coach Resigns Amid Controversy

... former coach, according to The Weston Forum . Hvizdo and his wife, Carissa, are owners of The Stand juice shops in Fairfield and Norwalk .



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Man kills self in standoff at Fairfield condo

Fairfield police along with the town's ESU as well as Bridgeport's ESU and officers from Norwalk on scene at a standoff at the Sunny Ridge Condominiums on Sunny Ridge Avenue in Fairfield, Conn.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.newstimes.com/policereports/article/Man-kills-self-in-standoff-at-Fairfield-condo-4303459.php

ANIMALS could get court representation under bill being proposed by Connecticut lawmaker

... that are abused or worse, killed, deserve that same right,' Representative Brenda Kupchick, a Republican from Fairfield, Connecticut, told NBC. 'Violence of any type is unacceptable and we must do whatever we can to give a voice to those who cannot ...



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Saturday, February 23, 2013

St. Joseph storms into semis

... #2C.J. Byrd lays up for two points, during FCIAC boys basketball quarterfinal action against St. Joseph at in Fairfield, Conn. on Saturday February 23, 2013. Photo: Christian Abraham Greenwich's #14 Thomas Baietto passes the ball to a teammate over ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.ctpost.com/sports/article/St-Joseph-routs-Greenwich-to-advance-in-FCIAC-4303403.php

Fairfield Neighborhood Evacuated In Armed Standoff

A Fairfield neighborhood was evacuated Saturday night after an armed person was found barricaded inside a home on Sunnyridge Avenue.



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Sachem East beats Whitman in Class AA semifinal

... -- the clock ticking and her future somewhat dependent on her performance at that moment. No, really. Drake was in Fairfield, Conn. on Saturday morning to take the ACT. Good thing for the Flaming Arrows, she was able to drive to St. Joseph's College ...



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A Special Dentist for Special Kids

... dental treatment or endure the cries of their child. Kids First Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics, located in Fairfield, Connecticut is dedicated to the needs of this unique community. By connecting parents who have a special needs child with Amy ...



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Albany vs Fairfield: Recap Notes

... goal percentage of 37.8 percent or worse. When the opposition records 21 or more free throws made this season, Fairfield has lost 100 percent of the time (0-6). This is the 11th game at home this season--Fairfield has a 7.6 average scoring margin ...



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Latest Fairfield property transfers: $427K Fairway Green sale

The following Fairfield property transfers were recorded by the Town Clerk's office from Feb.



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Things to do in Fairfield this weekend

We've given up trying to predict what Mother Nature might do this weekend, but we haven't given up on finding something fun to do in Fairfield.



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Fairfield Residents Still Dealing With Sandy's Aftermath

... with the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy during a forum held at Riverfield School . According to a report in the Fairfield Citizen, more than 100 people packed the school's all-purpose room for a Q&A session with officials from the Planning & Zoning, ...



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Rider wants horses reined in

In this file photo, Caroline Sicilian, right of Stamford, and her friend Bonnie Kreither of Fairfield ride their horses at low tide at Penfield Beach in Fairfield.



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On the market: A Southport 'grand dame' on the harbor

A coveted stretch of Fairfield real estate along Southport Harbor is the site of a house referred to by some as "the grand dame of Southport Village." Those who have lounged on the covered front porch of this antique Colonial house at 892 Harbor Road would have watched countless boats pass by and witnessed countless sunsets temporarily tingeing the ... (more)



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On the market: A Southport 'grand dame' on the harbor

... Staub, Contributed Photo ABOUT THIS HOUSE TYPE OF HOUSE: Antique Center Hall Colonial ADDRESS: 892 Harbor Road, Fairfield PRICE: $5,250,000 NUMBER OF ROOMS: 16 AMENITIES: water community, beach rights, panoramic harbor views, corner lot in the ...



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Fairfield forecast: Only a glancing blow from nor'easter

The weekend forecast is an unpleasant mix of wintry precipitation, but the brunt of a nor'easter predicted earlier in the week is on a track north of southwestern Connecticut.



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GFA locked down during hunt for car thief, who fled scene by swiping guard's car

The search for a suspected car thief, who led police on a chase from Westport into Fairfield and back, where the suspect abandoned the stolen vehicle at Greens Farms Academy, triggered a lockdown at the school Friday afternoon.



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What's Up This Weekend: Animal Tracking, A Taste of Italy

... Duane J. Lovello - Darien Chief of Police Ron Pinciaro - Executive Director of Conneticut Against Gun Violence Fairfield: Orchestra in HD - Yannick NA©zet-SA©guin Conducts The Rite of Spring Where : Regina A. Quick Center for the Arts , 1073 N ...



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That's Just the Way They Roll, Allegedly

... influence this week after a golfer found the man lying in the woods bordering the Fairchild Wheeler Golf Course in Fairfield. The man's car was found 50 yards away. Police said two burglars who were caught stealing tools from someone's garage early ...



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Regional Police Stories: Some Massages Have Unhappy Ending

... influence this week after a golfer found the man lying in the woods bordering the Fairchild Wheeler Golf Course in Fairfield. The man's car was found 50 yards away. A Milford man is accused of blocking a former companion's path while she was ...



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Newsmakers - Sat, 23 Feb 2013 PST

... Sox manager Bobby Valentine has been hired as the athletics director at Sacred Heart University. The university in Fairfield, Conn., said Friday that Valentine's appointment will be formally announced on Tuesday. He is a native of Stamford, Conn. ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.spokesman.com/stories/2013/feb/23/newsmakers/

ND-Fairfield, Lauralton Hall advance to SWC girls basketball final

It didn't quite work out that way, thanks to No. 3 Notre-Dame Fairfield, which upset second-seeded Pomperaug 58-45 Wednesday night in the league semifinals played at the Lancers' Rielly Auditorium.



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Fairfield co-op hockey falls to St. Joseph in FCIAC quarters

Even down a goal, Fairfield boys' hockey coach Mark Pettorini was happy with his team's effort in the first But penalties hurt seventh-seeded Fairfield in the second period as the second-seeded Cadets scored two power-play goals A A -- one on a two-man "We skated with them the whole first period, 1-0," Pettorini said.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/sports/article/Fairfield-co-op-hockey-falls-to-St-Joseph-in-4301836.php

Thief of church offerings collects 18 months in jail

... When police checked Younger's criminal record, they found a number of arrests including one for larceny in Fairfield after Younger appeared there posing as a home health aide at an elderly housing complex. When witnesses at St. Catherine of Siena ...



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Fairfield co-op hockey falls to St. Joseph in FCIAC quarters

Even down a goal, Fairfield boys' hockey coach Mark Pettorini was happy with his team's effort in the first But penalties hurt seventh-seeded Fairfield in the second period as the second-seeded Cadets scored two power-play goals A -- one on a two-man "We skated with them the whole first period, 1-0," Pettorini said.



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ND-Fairfield drops heartbreaker in overtime

For about 43 minutes, Stone Denbok and ND-Fairfield did just about all they could to thwart the Notre Dame-West Haven boys ice hockey team.



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Fairfield girls hockey edges ND-Fairfield 1-0

Fairfield co-op girls ice hockey goalie Steph Gabriel's final game went about as well as she could've imagined.



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Friday, February 22, 2013

Suspect Led Police On Chase Before Westport Manhunt

... lost sight of the Jeep between Exits 19 and 20 and began searching the surrounding areas with the assistance of Fairfield Police, Penna said. A short time later, Penna said, a Fairfield officer spotted the Jeep, which again engaged officers in a ...



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Deputy Chief: Suspect on Campus 'Our Worst Fear'

UPDATE An attempted Westport burglary today led to 27 Westport and Fairfield police, many with guns drawn and others with dogs, swarming Greens Farms Academy as it went into a lockdown for an hour and 45 minutes as police sought the suspect on the sprawling grounds of the private school.



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Students dismissed after lockdown

The search for a suspected car thief, who led police on a chase from Westport into Fairfield and back, where the suspect abandoned the stolen vehicle at Greens Farms Academy, triggered a lockdown at the school Friday afternoon.



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Valentine to lead Sacred Heart athletics

Former New York Mets and Boston Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine has accepted a position as the athletics director at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Conn.



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Car thief suspect eludes Fairfield, Westport cops by stealing GFA guard's car

Police from Westport and Fairfield converge on the Beachside Road entrance to Greens Farms Academy on Friday afternoon after a suspected car thief abandoned a car on the property, causing the school to go into lockdown as a precaution.



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Teen has a vintage vibe

Juliana Gagne, 18, of Fairfield, at home in some of her favorite vintage finds. This fluttery gold, vintage dress she bought for $98 at The Label Exchange in Fairfield.



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Car thief suspect eludes Fairfield, Westport cops by stealing GFA guard's car

Police from Westport and Fairfield converge on the Beachside Road entrance to Greens Farms Academy on Friday afternoon after a suspected car thief abandoned a car on the property, causing the school to go into lockdown as a precaution.



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GFA locked down during hunt for car thief, who fled scene by swiping guard's car

The search for a suspected car thief, who led police on a chase from Westport into Fairfield and back, where the suspect abandoned the stolen Jeep Cherokee, forced Greens Farms Academy to be locked down Friday afternoon.



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Crowd storms officials with questions, concerns about 're-build' after Sandy

More than 100 Fairfielders still coping with Superstorm Sandy's aftermath packed Riverfield School on Wednesday night to with questions to ask federal and town officials about the repair and recovery process.



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GFA locked down during hunt for car thief, who fled scene by swiping guard's car

Police from Westport and Fairfield converge on the Beachside Road entrance to Greens Farms Academy on Friday afternoon after a suspected car thief abandoned a car on the property, causing the school to go into lockdown as a precaution.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.westport-news.com/news/article/GFA-locked-down-during-hunt-for-car-thief-who-4300730.php

Westport Manhunt Suspect Steals Another Car, GFA Lockdown Ends

... Search teams will stay inside of the school until all students have departed, according to police dispatch. A Fairfield police K-9 unit is currently searching the area along with Trumbull's K-9 officer . Update: 1:30 p.m. The Greens Farms Academy ...



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Greens Farms Academy students dismissed after lockdown

Police from Westport and Fairfield converge on the Beachside Road entrance to Greens Farms Academy on Friday afternoon after a suspected car thief abandoned a car on the property, causing the school to go into lockdown as a precaution.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.ctpost.com/news/article/GFA-locked-down-during-hunt-for-car-thief-who-4300730.php

Greens Farms Academy in Westport Under Lockdown Following Car Chase

... Search teams will stay inside of the school until all students have departed, according to police dispatch. A Fairfield police K-9 unit is currently searching the area along with Trumbull's K-9 officer . Update: 1:30 p.m. The Greens Farms Academy ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/greens-farms-academy-in-westport-under-lockdown-following-car-chase

Greens Farms Academy locked down as cops search for car thief

Police continue searching this afternoon for a suspected car thief, who is believed to have stolen a Jeep from Green Farms driveway this morning, was chased into Fairfield and then back into Westport, where the vehicle was abandoned on the property of Greens Farms Academy.



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Bobby V going back to college, as Sacred Heart AD

The former Mets and Red Sox manager, among various other stops in a long baseball career, has been hired as the athletics director at Sacred Heart University. The official announcement will be made Tuesday at the school in Fairfield, Conn.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.nydailynews.com/sports/baseball/bobby-v-back-college-sacred-heart-ad-article-1.1270992?localLinksEnabled=false

Greens Farms Academy locked down as cops search for car thief

Police continue searching this afternoon for a suspected car thief, who is believed to have stolen a Jeep from Green Farms driveway this morning, was chased into Fairfield and then back into Westport, where the vehicle was abandoned on the property of Greens Farms Academy .



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.westport-news.com/news/article/Greens-Farms-Academy-locked-down-as-cops-search-4300730.php

Bobby Valentine to lead Sacred Heart athletics

... Sox manager Bobby Valentine has been hired as the athletics director at Sacred Heart University. The university in Fairfield, Conn. said Friday that Valentine's appointment will be formally announced next Tuesday. Valentine was fired in October ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.nevadaappeal.com/article/20130222/APS/1302220783&ParentProfile=1058

Police Chase Stolen Car at Over 100 MPH; Suspect at Large in Westport

Fairfield and Westport police officers Friday morning were in multiple pursuits attempting to stop a stolen car, according to police dispatch.



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Celebrate 'Solarize Fairfield' Saturday

Fairfield Woods Middle School will host a celebration Saturday to recognize the success of the recent "Solarize Fairfield" program.



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Bobby Valentine to lead Sacred Heart athletics

... Sea, but it's what's beneath the surface that makes the lagoon special and part of a brewing, cross-continent... FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) - Former Boston Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine has been hired as the athletics director at Sacred Heart ...



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Bobby Valentine set to become Sacred Heart's AD

Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Connecticut is expected to hire former big league manager Bobby Valentine as its new athletics director, reports William S. Paxton and Dave Ruden of the Connecticut Post .



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.cbssports.com/mlb/blog/eye-on-baseball/21747440/report-valentine-to-become-athletics-director-at-sacred-heart

College AD Bobby Valentine goes his way, and the Red Sox go theirs

Words can't describe how happy the Red Sox are for Bobby Valentine, their former manager who has been named athletic director at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Conn.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.masslive.com/redsox/index.ssf/2013/02/college_ad_bobby_valentine_goe.html

Bobby Valentine to lead Sacred Heart athletics

... the defendants said they were acting at the direction of the CIA by providing five automatic rifles as gifts to... FAIRFIELD, Conn. (AP) - Former Boston Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine has been hired as the athletics director at Sacred Heart ...



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Police Chase Stolen Car at Over 100 MPH; Suspect at Large in Westport

Westport and Fairfield police officers Friday morning were in multiple pursuits attempting to stop a stolen car, according to police dispatch.



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Police: Man Flashed Student On Fairfield U. Campus

FAIRFIELD, Conn. A Fairfield University student reported that a man exposed himself to her on the school's campus Tuesday night, according to police reports.



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Hines Sight / Finally driving into the 21st century

... But she was a trooper. Donating the car in her memory was the least I could do for her. Patricia A. Hines is a Fairfield writer, and her "Hines Sight" appears every other Friday. She can be reached at hinessight@hotmail.com. She also can be followed ...



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Things to do in Fairfield this weekend

We've given up trying to predict what Mother Nature might do this weekend, but we haven't given up on finding something fun to do in Fairfield.



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Letter: Don't rush river-cleanup plan

As chairman of the Fairfield RTM's Public Health & Safety Committee -- and an RTM Representative who represents Southport -- I am deeply concerned by certain aspects of the proposed environmental cleanup of the Mill River.



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Things to do in Fairfield this weekend

We've given up trying to predict what Mother Nature might do this weekend, but we haven't given up on finding something fun to do in Fairfield.



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Letter: Doing security study themselves

... about how the finance board is so quick not to look for a less-costly solution. For example, take our sister town, Fairfield. The town has delegated the responsibility to its police force, and the study will be headed by Deputy Chief Chris Lyddy and ...



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Report: Bobby Valentine to be named new AD at Sacred Heart

... His time in Boston was marked by frequent clashes with players. Sacred Heart is a Catholic institution located in Fairfield, Conn., about 60 miles northeast of New York City. It offers 13 men's sports and 17 women's sports, according to its official ...



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Fairfield forecast: Sunny today, wet weekend

Today is expected to be mostly sunny in southwestern Connecticut, but the dire predictions of another massive weather storm later this weekend appear to be wide of the mark.



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Rider suggests reining in horses on Fairfield beaches

Fairfield is one of only three places in the state where horses are allowed on the beach, and one resident -- who happens to be an avid horseback rider -- thinks it might be time to put some more restrictions in place.



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Rider suggests reining in horses on Fairfield beaches

... need to ban horses from Penfield Beach on the weekends because it is getting too crowded. Photo: Genevieve Reilly Fairfield is one of only three places in the state where horses are allowed on the beach, and one resident -- who happens to be an avid ...



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Fairfield forecast: Sunny today, wet weekend

Today is expected to be mostly sunny in southwestern Connecticut, but the dire predictions of another massive weather storm later this weekend appear to be wide of the mark.



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Report: Bobby Valentine to be AD at Sacred Heart

Former Red Sox manager Bobby Valentine , a Stamford, Conn., native, is expected to be named athletic director at Sacred Heart University in Fairfield, Conn., the Connecticut Post reported Thursday.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.boston.com/sports/colleges/2013/02/22/report-bobby-valentine-sacred-heart/qEqNHSQof03rkWHvDI6tTM/story.html

What To Do In Fairfield This Weekend

FAIRFIELD, Conn. Here are a few highlights of things to do in and around Fairfield this weekend, including a visit from the Globetrotters and a celebration of Black History Month.



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Poll: What Movie Should Win Best Picture, Fairfield?

FAIRFIELD, Conn. Here are a few highlights of things to do in and around Fairfield this weekend, including a visit from the Globetrotters and a celebration of Black History Month.



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Bigelow Tea Sweepstakes Features 175 Winners, the Life of Pi Movie and More

... follow the instructions. Winners will be announced on the Bigelow Tea Constant Comments blog . 100% family owned Fairfield, Connecticut-based Bigelow Tea pioneered the specialty tea category over 65 years ago. Bigelow takes pride in its heritage and ...



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Cops: DUI Suspect Faces Vehicular Assault Charge

It does not indicate convictions.] A Fairfield man was charged with second-degree vehicular assault Wednesday after he allegedly struck a pedestrian in January , police said.



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Obituary: David Lee Collins, 56, Loving Father

He was the dedicated and loving father of Sarah and Andrew Collins, of Fairfield.



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Fall '12 Dean's Lists: Many From EG Named

... 12 or more credits per semester and earn a GPA of 3.4 or higher are placed on the Dean's List that semester. Fairfield University has announced that the following local residents have been named to the Dean's List for the Fall 2012 semester: ...



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Tolland Resident Named to Dean's List at Sacred Heart University

Sacred Heart University, Fairfield, Conn., has announced the Dean's List for the Fall semester 2012.



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General Electric Claims It Overpaid for Part due to Conspiracy

... GE says it was "a target and a victim" of the conspiracy, hurting its refrigerator business. The company, based in Fairfield, Conn., is seeking unspecified compensatory and punitive damages along with a monetary award three times the amount of its ...



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Notre Dame Of Fairfield Girls Basketbal Aims For League Crown

FAIRFIELD, Conn. Notre Dame of Fairfield's girls basketball team lost its only meeting to Lauralton Hall earlier this season by 36 points.



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Fairfield Considers New Rules For Horses On Beaches

FAIRFIELD, Conn. Fairfield is considering adding new rules to help horse riders, dog owners and walkers co-exist at the town's public beaches during the winter.



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Idaho wealth concentrated in just a few areas

... famous. But Idaho income doesn't even compare to the 10 wealthiest cities in the United States. For example, in Fairfield, Connecticut, almost 18-percent of households make close to $200,000 a year. This site uses Facebook comments to make it easier ...



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Carolina Set To Host Fairfield Saturday

CAROLINA SET TO HOST FAIRFIELD SATURDAY: North Carolina's 2013 men's lacrosse team, ranked ninth and 12th , respectively, in national polls this week, returns to the friendly confines of Fetzer Field this Saturday for its second home game of the season.



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Thursday, February 21, 2013

Danbury repeats as FCIAC girls basketball champion

Trumbull high school's Alexa Pfohl tries to stop Danbury high school's Uniqua Tucker from going up for a basket in the 2012-2013 FCIAC girls basketball championship played at Fairfield Ludlowe high school, Fairfield, CT on Thursday February 21st, 2013.



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Correction

A chart on the front page of Thursday's Connecticut Post incorrectly listed the median incomes of three, southwestern Connecticut communities: New Fairfield is No.



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Hair-shearing to benefit kids-cancer research

... 2010 St. Baldrick's fundraiser sponsored by TeamBrent in 2010. Photo: Autumn Driscoll, File Photo Jack Doherty of Fairfield closes his eyes during a 2010 shearing at a TeamBrent St. Baldrick's event. A fundraiser for the St. Baldrick's Foundation is ...



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Editorial / Naming the biggest property-tax delinquents

... East and I-95. Despite a few glimmers of hope for the nation's economy, times continue to be tough for many in Fairfield. Some are unemployed, many under-employed after losing better jobs. Home values remain depressed. The individual or couple who ...



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Correction

A chart on the front page of Thursday's Connecticut Post incorrectly listed the median incomes of three, southwestern Connecticut communities: New Fairfield is No.



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Police: Fleeing Suspect Hit Parked Cars In Fairfield

FAIRFIELD, Conn. A suspect was arrested Wednesday and accused of crashing into two parked cars in Fairfield while attempting to get away from Bridgeport Police in January Bridgeport Police were attempting to arrest a suspect early in the morning on Jan.



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Women's Lacrosse: Rutgers Women's Lacrosse Returns Home to Face Fairfield

Piscataway, N.J. Rutgers women's lacrosse returns home for a 1 p.m. matchup with Fairfield this Saturday, Feb.



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Hit The Links At The Fairfield Woods Branch Library

FAIRFIELD, Conn. Fairfield will add a new golf course next weekend, one small enough to fit inside the Fairfield Woods Branch Library for the first Friends of the Library Classic Mini-Golf Extravaganza on March 3. Players will navi