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Thursday, July 31, 2014

Candlewood Lake choking on phosphorus

... environmental consultant was hired by the five towns surrounding the lake -- Danbury, New Milford, Brookfield, New Fairfield and Sherman -- to study the lake's water quality. "The most serious cause (of the algae bloom) is coming from the lack of ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.newstimes.com/local/article/Candlewood-Lake-choking-on-phosphorus-5661283.php

Vibes Tribe gathers for festival

... at Seaside Park in Bridgeport, Conn. on Thursday, July 31, 2014. Photo: Brian A. Pounds Dylan Hopkins, left, of Fairfield, and Quinn Patrick, of Burlington, VT, watch the sound check by headliner Dark Star Orchestra at the 19th annual Gathering of ...



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... burglary, three counts of fourth-degree larceny and one count of sixth-degree larceny. Tully and a second man, Fairfield resident Robert Smith -- arrested last December in connection with the crime spree -- broke into or attempted to break into 13 ...



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Holiday movie filming in Fairfield

Traffic was blocked from entering Noyes Road in Fairfield this week, where Westport actress Melissa Joan Hart and her production were filming a Christmas-themed television movie.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.ctpost.com/news/article/Christmas-arrives-early-in-Fairfield-as-crew-5660344.php

Vibe Tribe gathers for annual music festival

... at Seaside Park in Bridgeport, Conn. on Thursday, July 31, 2014. Photo: Brian A. Pounds Dylan Hopkins, left, of Fairfield, and Quinn Patrick, of Burlington, VT, watch the sound check by headliner Dark Star Orchestra at the 19th annual Gathering of ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.ctpost.com/local/article/Vibes-fans-get-ready-early-5660977.php

Man charged in post-Sandy break-in spree

... burglary, three counts of fourth-degree larceny and one count of sixth-degree larceny. Tully and a second man, Fairfield resident Robert Smith -- arrested last December in connection with the crime spree -- broke into or attempted to break into 13 ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.ctpost.com/blogs/article/Man-charged-in-post-Sandy-break-in-spree-5660863.php

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... burglary, three counts of fourth-degree larceny and one count of sixth-degree larceny. Tully and a second man, Fairfield resident Robert Smith -- arrested last December in connection with the crime spree -- broke into or attempted to break into 13 ...



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Golf writer Bill Fields will sign copies of his new book, "Arnie, Seve, and a Fleck of Golf History," on Saturday, Aug. 2, from noon to 3 p.m. at the downtown Fairfield University Bookstore, 1499 Post Road.



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The Fairfield County Children's Choir recently named several Choral Scholars, an award given to high school seniors for their commitment to choral music, scholarship, and dedication and participation in the choir.



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... burglary, three counts of fourth-degree larceny and one count of sixth-degree larceny. Tully and a second man, Fairfield resident Robert Smith -- arrested last December in connection with the crime spree -- broke into or attempted to break into 13 ...



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visit|article-5660344|interleaved-28469-tab1|1Holiday movie filming in Fairfield

... movie. For several days, the short street that runs between North Benson and Barlow roads near the Fairfield University campus has been closed to traffic for all but the road's residents to accommodate shooting scenes for the television movie. ...



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Man charged in post-Sandy break-in spree

... burglary, three counts of fourth-degree larceny and one count of sixth-degree larceny. Tully and a second man, Fairfield resident Robert Smith -- arrested last December in connection with the crime spree -- broke into or attempted to break into 13 ...



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Golf writer to visit Fairfield bookstore

Golf writer Bill Fields will sign copies of his new book, "Arnie, Seve, and a Fleck of Golf History," on Saturday, Aug. 2, from noon to 3 p.m. at the downtown Fairfield University Bookstore , 1499 Post Road.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/news/article/Golf-writer-to-visit-Fairfield-bookstore-5660637.php

Movie filmed in Fairfield

Traffic was blocked from entering Noyes Road in Fairfield this week, where Westport actress Melissa Joan Hart and her production were filming a Christmas-themed television movie.



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Westport's Melissa Joan Hart films Christmas movie in area

Traffic was blocked from entering Noyes Road in Fairfield this week, where Westport actress Melissa Joan Hart and her production were filming a Christmas-themed television movie.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.westport-news.com/news/article/Westport-s-Melissa-Joan-Hart-films-Christmas-5660291.php

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... for Cancer Gene Therapy, a nonprofit dedicated exclusively to cell and gene therapies for cancer. Corday, a Fairfield resident, will serve as senior development officer at ACGT. Prior to joining ACGT, he served as annual giving director for New York ...



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A summertime of exceeding expectations fell one step shy of the ultimate surprise on Monday in Ellington when the Fairfield National Little League all-star team of 10 year olds lost the state championship to Mystic.



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Or at least the illusion of the wintertime holiday, as a film crew this week transformed a stretch of Noyes Road in Fairfield for scenes in a Christmas-themed movie.



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... program that brings together dozens of young people with and without physical and cognitive disabilities across Fairfield and Westchester (N.Y.) counties, and has performed with Carta in many of the productions. "I love to dance. I love to laugh. I ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://m.ctpost.com/news/article/Greenwich-Off-Beat-Players-strive-for-success-on-5660231.php

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On display at the Fairfield Museum & History Center is Mabel Osgood Wright's painted slide of "Bronson Herd on Bronson Road," about 1900.



via Fairfield Newswire http://m.newstimes.com/news/article/Museum-After-Dark-program-a-networking-dream-5654864.php

Fairfield Letter: Vote For Cristin McCarthy Vahey For State Rep

Although I write as an individual, I speak from the perspective of 40 years as a YMCA director and as a current member of the Fairfield Board of Education.



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... East was virtually free of lawn signs this week. Only one tag sale sign was spotted near the town's border with Fairfield. According to Joseph Devonshuk, Fairfield's zoning inspectors will remove the signs when they see them, or contact the ...



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EDITOR'S NOTE: Fairfield, established in 1639, is one of Connecticut's oldest communities.



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Fairfield 375: Neighborhoods still reflect Hungarians' legacy

The Anti family immigrated from Hungary in 1906. Pictured are Janos, Katalin Varga, Maria and Janos Anti. Courtesy: Fairfield Museum and History Center Photo: Contributed Photo Cooks in the kitchen at an annual venison and beef goulash dinner at ...



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Tag Sales In And Around Fairfield

... West Ave. in Darien is hosting a tag sale between 9:30 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. 50 Palamar Drive in Fairfield is hosting a moving sale between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Saturday. 136 Nichols Ave. in Fairfield is hosting a tag sale between ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://fairfield.dailyvoice.com/neighbors/tag-sales-planned-fairfield-county-31

Siemens Beats Estimates as Revamp Starts to Pay Off

... to acquire Alstom SA (ALO) 's gas turbine business this year lost out to a competing bid from GE. Should the Fairfield, Connecticut-based company's takeover offer be approved by regulatory authorities, it will increase its footprint in Siemens's ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-07-31/siemens-profit-beats-estimates-helped-by-costs-cuts.html

Farfield Fury Wins B Division Of League Softball Championship

The Fairfield Fury softball team defeated Norwalk Riptide, 6-2, to win the 12-and-under B Division championship in the Fairfield County Fastpitch Softball League.



via Fairfield Newswire http://fairfield.dailyvoice.com/sports/farfield-fury-wins-b-division-league-softball-championship

Fairfield Woman Ready To Run 5K At Yankee Stadium

FAIRFIELD, Conn. Rhonda Loft's mother was a big fan of the New York Yankees. For the past five years, the Fairfield woman has participated in a unique event to honor her mother, who died of cancer.



via Fairfield Newswire http://fairfield.dailyvoice.com/lifestyle/fairfield-woman-ready-run-5k-yankee-stadium

Why You Should Be Planting Milkweed This Year In Fairfield

Our youngest generation may be the last to ever see a beautiful Monarch butterfly.



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Wednesday, July 30, 2014

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... of the experienced veteran can be worth its weight in gold. Such was the case Wednesday as Frank Bensel of Fairfield birdied the 15th, 16th and 17th holes to shoot a final-round 4-under-par 66 to win the 80th Connecticut Open Golf Championship at ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://m.newstimes.com/sports/article/Frank-Benzel-wins-Conn-Open-golf-title-for-3rd-5657465.php

Frank Bensel wins Connecticut Open golf title for 3rd time

... 80th Connecticut Open Championship golf tournament in Wilton, Conn. on Wednesday, July 30, 2014. Frank Bensel, of Fairfield, hits an iron from the fringe to within several feet of the hole for a birdie on the 17th hole on the way to winning the 80th ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.newstimes.com/sports/article/Frank-Benzel-wins-Conn-Open-golf-title-for-3rd-5657465.php

Good vibrations for Bridgeport music festival

... and patrons," said Jen Durkin, Deep Banana's vocalist, who, after five years living in Arizona, moved back to Fairfield two weeks ago. But, Durkin added, those who enjoy the festival scene -- or who had to abandon those summers following bands ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.ctpost.com/local/article/Good-vibrations-for-Bridgeport-music-festival-5657499.php

LL team of wins tournament

Members of the Fairfield National Little League tournament team of 10 year olds, which won the Seabreeze Tournament in Orange on July 20, along with its manager and coaches.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/sports/article/Fairfield-National-LL-team-of-10-year-olds-wins-5657316.php

Woman Charged With Evading In Fairfield After Leaving Accident Outside Bar

A Trumbull woman turned herself in to Fairfield police after video surveillance showed her hitting a parked car outside a bar in April, police said.



via Fairfield Newswire http://fairfield.dailyvoice.com/police-fire/woman-charged-evading-fairfield-after-leaving-accident-outside-bar

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Members of the Fairfield National Little League tournament team of 10 year olds, which won the Seabreeze Tournament in Orange on July 20, along with its manager and coaches.



via Fairfield Newswire http://m.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/sports/article/Fairfield-National-LL-team-of-10-year-olds-wins-5657316.php

Fairfield author set for Baseball Hall of Fame event

Fairfield resident and Coleytown Middle School teacher Paul Ferrante will speak as part of the National Baseball Hall of Fame's Summer Author Series on August 7. Fairfield resident and Coleytown Middle School teacher Paul Ferrante worked tirelessly over the past two years as a fictional writer, publishing a trilogy of books in the T.J. Jackson ... (more)



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Fairfield resident and Coleytown Middle School teacher Paul Ferrante will speak as part of the National Baseball Hall of Fame's Summer Author Series on August 7. Fairfield resident and Coleytown Middle School teacher Paul Ferrante worked tirelessly over the past two years as a fictional writer, publishing a trilogy of books in the T.J. Jackson ... (more)



via Fairfield Newswire http://m.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/sports/article/Local-author-Ferrante-set-for-Baseball-Hall-of-5656682.php

A late museum gathering

On display at the Fairfield Museum & History Center is Mabel Osgood Wright's painted slide of "Bronson Herd on Bronson Road," about 1900.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/news/article/Bright-idea-Fairfield-Museum-hosts-After-Dark-5656272.php

visit|article-5656272|mobile_blockstates_tab-25737|1A late museum gathering

On display at the Fairfield Museum & History Center is Mabel Osgood Wright's painted slide of "Bronson Herd on Bronson Road," about 1900.



via Fairfield Newswire http://m.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/news/article/Bright-idea-Fairfield-Museum-hosts-After-Dark-5656272.php

The Rev. Don R. Studer, 83, Of Fairfield

Studer was born in North Canton, Ohio, the son of Clair and Pauline Studer. He had been a Fairfield resident for over 40 years.



via Fairfield Newswire http://fairfield.dailyvoice.com/obituaries/rev-don-r-studer-83-fairfield

59 Parkwood Road Is The Fairfield Daily Voice House Of The Week

FAIRFIELD, Conn. A three-bedroom home at 59 Parkwood Road listed at $599,000 is The Fairfield Daily Voice's house of the week.



via Fairfield Newswire http://fairfield.dailyvoice.com/real-estate/59-parkwood-road-fairfield-daily-voice-house-week

Man charged with car break-ins at The Edge gym

... Lopez, who was picked up by Bridgeport police Monday evening at the P.T. Barnum apartments and turned over to Fairfield, was charged on a warrant with third-degree burglary, second-degree criminal mischief, fourth-degree larceny, credit card theft ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/news/article/Man-charged-with-car-break-ins-at-The-Edge-gym-5656023.php

GE Overhang Looms for Synchrony Before Planned IPO

... the remainder of Synchrony. While a two-stage exit creates uncertainty for prospective Synchrony investors, the Fairfield, Connecticut-based parent company said it could benefit GE shareholders. The process is "the most tax-efficient, ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2014-07-30/ge-overhang-looms-for-synchrony-before-planned-ipo.html

Fairfield Family Reimagines Pizza With New Restaurant In Familiar Space

Located in the old Ponte Vecchio space in Fairfield's Brick Walk, Brick + Wood will still be owned by the Cavalli family.



via Fairfield Newswire http://westport.dailyvoice.com/business/fairfield-family-reimagines-pizza-new-restaurant-familiar-space

Metro-North Improves On-Time Performance But Still Short Of Goal

... Haven Line in June, but ultimately fell just short of its goal, according to a recent report. Train commuters in Fairfield County experienced two very disrupted travel days in June along the New Haven Line: once when a swing bridge failed to close ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://westport.dailyvoice.com/news/metro-north-improves-time-performance-still-short-goal

Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Three Kids, Dad Rescued In Fairfield After Boat Capsizes

A Fairfield man and three children were safely brought back to the South Benson Marina after their catamaran capsized Monday afternoon on Long Island Sound, thanks to the Bridgeport Police Marine Unit.



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It's strange to think of witchcraft as an esoteric subject, but it used to be for some teachers before they attended "The Witch Trials in Connecticut" workshop at the Fairfield Museum and History Center.



via Fairfield Newswire http://m.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/news/article/Lessons-in-local-history-Fairfield-witchcraft-5654787.php

'Museum After Dark' program a networking dream

On display at the Fairfield Museum & History Center is Mabel Osgood Wright's painted slide of "Bronson Herd on Bronson Road," about 1900.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.ctpost.com/news/article/Museum-After-Dark-program-a-networking-dream-5654864.php

The pond site where Fairfielder Mercy Disborough was "tested" for...

Christine Jewell, director of education for the Fairfield Museum and History Center, stands in the depression, once a pond, where two local women were tested for witchcraft in 1692.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/news/article/Lessons-in-local-history-Fairfield-witchcraft-5654787.php

Fairfield Police Charge Man In String Of Car Break-Ins At Edge

After a long investigation, Fairfield police charged a Bridgeport man with four car break-ins at the Edge Fitness Center in January.



via Fairfield Newswire http://fairfield.dailyvoice.com/police-fire/fairfield-police-charge-man-string-car-break-ins-edge

Former Westport Swim Coach Pleads Guilty To Sexual Assaulting Girls

A former swim coach from Westport's Staples High School pleaded guilty to sexually assaulting two Fairfield girls, according to ctnews.com.



via Fairfield Newswire http://westport.dailyvoice.com/news/former-westport-swim-coach-pleads-guilty-sexual-assaulting-girls

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Jeffrey Schare of Fairfield, a former swim coach at Staples High School in Westport, pleaded guilty to two counts of first-degree sexual assault, two counts of risk of injury to a minor and one count of fourth-degree sexual assault after being charged with sexually assaulting two Fairfield girls.



via Fairfield Newswire http://m.westport-news.com/news/article/Former-coach-faces-8-years-in-prison-for-sexually-5653473.php

Former coach faces 8 years

Jeffrey Schare of Fairfield, a former swim coach at Staples High School in Westport, pleaded guilty to two counts of first-degree sexual assault, two counts of risk of injury to a minor and one count of fourth-degree sexual assault after being charged with sexually assaulting two Fairfield girls.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/news/article/Former-coach-faces-8-years-in-prison-for-sexually-5653473.php

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Jeffrey Schare of Fairfield, a former swim coach at Staples High School in Westport, pleaded guilty to two counts of first-degree sexual assault, two counts of risk of injury to a minor and one count of fourth-degree sexual assault after being charged with sexually assaulting two Fairfield girls.



via Fairfield Newswire http://m.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/news/article/Former-coach-faces-8-years-in-prison-for-sexually-5653473.php

Metro-North Trains Delayed As Fairfield Firefighters Investigate Report Of Fire On Train

... commuter trains were delayed Tuesday morning after a fire was reported on a train. The train was stopped at the Fairfield Metro Center station and Fairfield firefighters checked it but found no fire, Assistant Fire Chief Chris Tracy said. The train ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.courant.com/news/connecticut/hc-fairfield-metronorth-fire-0730-20140729,0,5992364.story

Sox clobbered

... on Monday, and is that laughter we hear from St. Louis, where A.J. Pierzynski is playing for a contender, and from Fairfield, Connecticut, where Bobby Valentine is running the athletic department at Sacred Heart? Buchholz allowed seven runs in five ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.telegram.com/article/20140729/NEWS/307289506

Red Sox need an arms reduction

... on Monday, and is that laughter we hear from St. Louis, where A.J. Pierzynski is playing for a contender, and from Fairfield, Connecticut, where Bobby Valentine is running the athletic department at Sacred Heart? Buchholz allowed seven runs in five ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.telegram.com/article/20140729/NEWS/307289506/1009/rss01&source=rss

It's Not Enough Just To Save Open Space In Wilton, Audubon Warns

... Aspetuck Land Trust to hear about the State of the Birds presentation from the Connecticut Audubon Society. Fairfield resident Milan Bull, senior director of science and conservation for the Connecticut Audubon, speaks in Easton on Monday about the ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://wilton.dailyvoice.com/news/its-not-enough-just-save-open-space-audubon-warns

Ex-Westport swim coach pleads guilty to sex assault

The former swim coach at Staples High School in Westport is facing up to eight years in prison after pleading guilty Monday to repeatedly sexually assaulting two young Fairfield girls over a three-year period.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.newstimes.com/local/article/Ex-Westport-swim-coach-pleads-guilty-to-sex-5652507.php

WSHU Public Radio Group Names Sarah M. Wolcheski Membership Associate

The WSHU Public Radio Group (Fairfield, CT, www.wshu.org) announced the appointment of Sarah M. Wolcheski as Membership Associate. Among her responsibilities in this new role will be to assist the Group's Membership Department, processing donations ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.stamfordplus.com/stm/information/nws1/publish/movingon/WSHU-Public-Radio-Group-Names-Sarah-M-Wolcheski-Membership-Associate22020.shtml

It's Not Enough Just To Save Open Space In Fairfield, Audubon Warns

... Aspetuck Land Trust to hear about the State of the Birds presentation from the Connecticut Audubon Society. Fairfield resident Milan Bull, senior director of science and conservation for the Connecticut Audubon, speaks in Easton on Monday about the ...



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Slow Driving Leads To Arrest Of Fairfield Man On DUI Charge

A Fairfield man who was driving slowly down Turney Road was stopped by an officer after he crossed the double yellow line late Friday, July 25, police said.



via Fairfield Newswire http://fairfield.dailyvoice.com/police-fire/slow-driving-leads-arrest-fairfield-man-dui-charge

Fairfield Police Find Arrest Warrants For Suspicious Bike Rider

An officer on an early Monday morning routine patrol stopped a man riding a bike on Sunny Ridge Avenue in Fairfield, an area that has recently reported numerous thefts from cars, police said.



via Fairfield Newswire http://fairfield.dailyvoice.com/police-fire/fairfield-police-find-arrest-warrants-suspicious-bike-rider

Police: Fairfield Teen Breaks Friend's Car Window With Elbow

Fairfield officers stopped an 18-year-old town man after friends called to report that he had broken a car window with his elbow after a fight Sunday, police said.



via Fairfield Newswire http://fairfield.dailyvoice.com/police-fire/police-fairfield-teen-breaks-friends-car-window-elbow

Police: Suspect Stopped On I-95 Was Driving Car Stolen In Fairfield

... 95 at about 3:35 p.m., according to Westport police. Diaz was driving a vehicle that was reported stolen out of Fairfield, police said. Officers also found had an existing warrant for his arrest on a charge of failure to appear. Diaz was arrested on ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://fairfield.dailyvoice.com/police-fire/westport-police-arrest-suspect-norwalk-burglary

Monday, July 28, 2014

Ex-Westport swim coach pleads guilty to sex assault

The former swim coach at Staples High School in Westport is facing up to eight years in prison after pleading guilty Monday to repeatedly sexually assaulting two young Fairfield girls over a three-year period.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.newstimes.com/local/article/Ex-Westport-swim-coach-pleads-guilty-to-sex-5652146.php

Malloy Touts New Coastline Loan Program

... - including renters and out-of-staters who maintain vacation homes in Connecticut - in many shoreline towns in Fairfield , Haven, Middlesex, and New London counties. Though the state support is aimed at high-risk communities - areas that frequently ...



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.courant.com/news/connecticut/hc-malloy-flooding-loan-program-0729-20140729,0,6207318.story

State Offers Loans For Coastal Homeowners In Fairfield

The state is offering new low-interest loans to shoreline homeowners and businesses in Greenwich, Stamford, Darien, Norwalk, Westport and Fairfield to elevate their buildings to protect from future severe weather and flooding.



via Fairfield Newswire http://fairfield.dailyvoice.com/news/conn-offers-shore-loans-coastal-homeowners

Amy Helm to Perform At Fairfield Theatre Company's StageOne

Fairfield Theatre Company welcomes Amy Helm to StageOne at 7:30 p.m. on Sunday, July 27. With her deep musical roots and a lifetime of exposure to the finest voices in American music, Amy Helm combines her stunning voice with many other creative gifts.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/07/prweb12052417.htm

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Joshua Heilweil had to overcome a shaky start and a tough opponent to pull out the championship in the Men's Open singles bracket in the 75th annual Fairfield Town Tennis Tournament at the Fairfield Tennis Center on Sunday.



via Fairfield Newswire http://m.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/sports/article/Heilweil-Raggio-win-men-s-titles-in-Town-Tennis-5651974.php

Heilweil, Raggio win men's titles in Town Tennis Tournament

Joshua Heilweil had to overcome a shaky start and a tough opponent to pull out the championship in the Men's Open singles bracket in the 75th annual Fairfield Town Tennis Tournament at the Fairfield Tennis Center on Sunday.



via Fairfield Newswire http://www.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/sports/article/Heilweil-Raggio-win-men-s-titles-in-Town-Tennis-5651974.php

Janice M. Kipp, 69, Of Fairfield, Office Manager For Dr. Braun Orthodontics

... the daughter of Dr. John and Gertrude Turlick Olsavsky. She was the office manager for Dr. Braun Orthodontics in Fairfield. Kipp is survived by her husband, William M. Kipp; son, Christiaan Kipp (Christine); daughters, Kara O'Shea (Michael) and ...



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Mildred Mazzeo, 98, Worked In Fairfield Educational Institutions

... a long-time resident of Bridgeport. She worked as secretary to the principal at Our Lady of Assumption School in Fairfield and at Fairfield University as secretary to Rev. Thomas R. Fitzgerald, S.J., President of the University and Dr. John I. ...



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Pauline Pataky, 86, Lifelong Fairfield Resident

Pataky was born in Bridgeport, to Mildred Gregory and John Martin Komjathy. She was a lifelong Fairfield resident.



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James McCarroll, 88, Of Fairfield, Worked For United Illuminating Company

... the United States in 1968. Briefly living in the Black Rock section of Bridgeport, he settled with his family in Fairfield 42 years ago, and was an electrical engineer for United Illuminating Company for 24 years and a part time driver for the ...



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Marion T. Nemetz, 93, Of Fairfield

Nemetz was born in Bridgeport, she graduated from Roger Ludlowe High School in 1938, and spent most of her life as a resident of Fairfield.



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Sunday, July 27, 2014

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On an afternoon when its usually reliable fielders who often come up with sparkling plays, were prone to a case of the yips, the Fairfield American all-stars were forced to depend on solid pitching, timely hitting and aggressive base running to capture the 2014 Connecticut Little League championship.



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Fairfield American wins title

Fairfield American Little League starting pitcher PJ Egan sends one to the plate in the top of the first inning on Sunday, July 27 in the state Little League championship series at the Harwinton Sports Complex.



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Fairfield Ousts South Windsor In Little League

South Windsor, making its first state championship appearance since 1999, was eliminated by Fairfield 12-2 in four innings on Sunday afternoon at the Harwinton Sports Complex.



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Fairfield American LL advances to New England regionals

Fairfield American Little League starting pitcher PJ Egan sends one to the plate in the top of the first inning on Sunday, July 27 in the state Little League championship series at the Harwinton Sports Complex.



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On an afternoon when its usually reliable fielders who often come up with sparkling plays, were prone to a case of the yips, the Fairfield American all-stars were forced to depend on solid pitching, timely hitting and aggressive base running to capture the 2014 Connecticut Little League championship.



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Police Search For Baseball Field Vandals Topped Fairfield News Last Week

Fairfield police are seeking help from the community to find vandals who spray-painted the scoreboard and dugout at Mill Hill Elementary School, the home of the Fairfield American Little League baseball program.



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Hundreds From Fairfield County Flock To Annual Pequot Library Book Sale

Fairfield food truck The Local Meatball is one of several food trucks that provided the food for this year's Pequot Library book sale.



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Edward James Ahern

... from the Cheshire Academy in Cheshire, Connecticut in 1944. He attended Georgetown University and graduated from Fairfield University in Fairfield Connecticut. in 1951 with a bachelor of science degree. Mr. Ahern worked for GE and retired from J & L ...



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Saturday, July 26, 2014

Jammin' at Jennings Beach

Kids dance to Y.M.C.A. at the Sand Jam and Family Movie Nights event at Jennings Beach in Fairfield, Conn.



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Pride runs deep with former Wyoming Area Warriors

... 20 game. Bartoli had a different set of hurdles to clear his freshman year at Sacred Heart, which is located in Fairfield, Connecticut. The program hadn't posted a winning season since 2008 and had a new coach in Mark Nofri. Bartoli broke into the ...



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CT Challenge bike ride

Former Major League Baseball player and manager Bobby Valentine poses for a photo with Lori Slavin, of Fairfield, after taking part in the annual CT Challenge charity bike ride held at Fairfield County Hunt Club in Westport, Conn.



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Davenport's 2-hitter lifts Fairfield American

Fairfield American Little League starting pitcher Sam Davenport in the second inning of the state championship series on Saturday, July 26 at the Harwinton Sports Complex.



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During Fairfield American's run through the district, divisional and sectional tournaments to reach the best-of-three state championship series, players have had less-than-shining moments here and there.



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Sand Jam and Family Movie Night

Kids dance to Y.M.C.A. at the Sand Jam and Family Movie Nights event at Jennings Beach in Fairfield, Conn.



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Friday, July 25, 2014

South Windsor Little League Playing Fairfield For State Championship

... will be playing for the chance to represent the state in the New England Regional in Bristol. South Windsor and Fairfield kick off their state championship best-of-three series Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Harwinton Sports Complex in Harwinton. The two ...



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Funding energy-efficient upgrades

Homeowner Erik Golden shows his new tankless water heater, one of the energy efficient upgrades he and wife Kara paid for with the help of a Smart-E discount loan from the Clean Energy and Investment Authority, at their home in Fairfield, Conn.



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Booked solid: Pequot Library sale draws book lovers -- and dealers -- from all over

Ryan Knaggs of Newtown, a former Fairfield resident and a book dealer, waits for the annual Pequot Library Book Sale to begin on opening day.



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Sale draws book lovers from all over

Ryan Knaggs of Newtown, a former Fairfield resident and a book dealer, waits for the annual Pequot Library Book Sale to begin on opening day.



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... she said, including books on cars, motorcycles and airplanes. Ryan Knaggs, a book dealer from Newtown and former Fairfield resident, was looking specifically for autographed books, he said as he waited with the crowd outside before the sale began. ...



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... she said, including books on cars, motorcycles and airplanes. Ryan Knaggs, a book dealer from Newtown and former Fairfield resident, was looking specifically for autographed books, he said as he waited with the crowd outside before the sale began. ...



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Northbound Exit 22 On I-95 In Fairfield Closed Monday

The northbound Exit 22 off I-95 will be closed Monday, July 28, as the Connecticut Department of Transportation works on electrical improvements for the Fairfield rest area, which is undergoing renovations.



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Vandals Strike Sign That Honors Newtown Shooting Victim

Fairfield police say a sign on the Sandy Hook Memorial Playground at Penfield Beach that honors Jessica Rekos, one of the 20 first-graders killed in the Sandy Hook Elementary School tragedy in Newtown, was vandalized at some point over the weekend, according to the Fairfield Citizen.



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Traffic Builds Early For Friday's Rush-Hour Commute In Stamford

Traffic delays for Friday afternoon's commute are building early on Interstate 95 and the Merritt Parkway in Fairfield County.



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Fairfield concert venue expanding

Fairfield Theatre Company's plan to open a second theater in a warehouse, at left, next to StageOne on Sanford Street has won approval from the town's Board of Selectmen.



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Towns reach new agreement for waste disposal

... 185,000 tons of trash and generate electricity from it. The post-recycled waste from Bethany, Bridgeport, Easton, Fairfield, Milford, Monroe, Stratford, Trumbull, Westport and Woodbridge will be burned at the plant and converted into electricity. ...



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... 185,000 tons of trash and generate electricity from it. The post-recycled waste from Bethany, Bridgeport, Easton, Fairfield, Milford, Monroe, Stratford, Trumbull, Westport and Woodbridge will be burned at the plant and converted into electricity. ...



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The Fairfield Theatre Company's plan to open a second theater on Sanford Street has won rave reviews from the Board of Selectmen.



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On the market: Shoreline style showcased inside and out

... heating system, four bedrooms, four full and one baths SCHOOLS: Roger Sherman Elementary, Roger Ludlowe Middle, Fairfield Ludlowe High ASSESSMENT: $944,300 TAX RATE: 24.4 mills TAXES: $23,401 The architect for the Nantucket-style Colonial house at ...



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On the market: Shoreline style showcased inside and out

... heating system, four bedrooms, four full and one baths SCHOOLS: Roger Sherman Elementary, Roger Ludlowe Middle, Fairfield Ludlowe High ASSESSMENT: $944,300 TAX RATE: 24.4 mills TAXES: $23,401 The architect for the Nantucket-style Colonial house at ...



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The property at 263 Lalley Boulevard is on the market for $1,249,000.

... heating system, four bedrooms, four full and one baths SCHOOLS: Roger Sherman Elementary, Roger Ludlowe Middle, Fairfield Ludlowe High ASSESSMENT: $944,300 TAX RATE: 24.4 mills TAXES: $23,401 The architect for the Nantucket-style Colonial house at ...



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Letter: Vote for Vahey in Dem House primary

As former chairman of the Fairfield Democratic Town Committee and having 20 years elected and appointed public service to Fairfield, I have had numerous opportunities to work with Cristin McCarthy Vahey .



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Letter: Fawcett's foes voted against rail upgrades

Investing in Metro-North Railroad infrastructure is critical to growing our local economy, creating Fairfield County jobs, and attracting and retaining the next generation of commuters.



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... those who love the beach but also want the convenience of easy commuting. It is walking distance to the downtown Fairfield train station, shops, restaurants, library and other amenities. For more information or to set up an appointment to see the ...



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As former chairman of the Fairfield Democratic Town Committee and having 20 years elected and appointed public service to Fairfield, I have had numerous opportunities to work with Cristin McCarthy Vahey.



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Investing in Metro-North Railroad infrastructure is critical to growing our local economy, creating Fairfield County jobs, and attracting and retaining the next generation of commuters.



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visit|article-5646380|interleaved-89689-tab2|140 years of Westport in photos

... "They really are amazing," Joel Davis said. Not all those attending were town residents. Diane Bader came from Fairfield with a friend. "I read about it and knew about his work and just wanted to come and see," she said. "It's just wonderful. They ...



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Westport focus: Silver's photo retrospective showcases golden images

... "They really are amazing," Joel Davis said. Not all those attending were town residents. Diane Bader came from Fairfield with a friend. "I read about it and knew about his work and just wanted to come and see," she said. "It's just wonderful. They ...



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Melvina Drabaski, 95, Longtime Southport Resident

Drabaski was born in the Greenfield Hill section of Fairfield, to Joseph and Esther Borsi, and was a longtime Southport resident.



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Pequot Library Hosts 54th Annual Summer Book Sale

FAIRFIELD, Conn. Pequot Library's 54th Annual Summer Book Sale in Fairfield starts Friday, July 25, and runs through Tuesday, July 29. Admission is free, and all sale proceeds help to fund Pequot Library's over 400 yearly programs and events focused on literature, music, art, science and the humanities.



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Fairfield's Mr. Handyman Helps Weston Residents With Free Energy Program

... increasingly hurt families' budgets," said Charlene Chiang-Hillman, director of Social Services for Weston. Fairfield-based Mr. Handyman has committed its community outreach staff to provide in-home assistance with the application process and ...



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Fairfield Home Desired By JFK Jr. Hits The Market For $7.75M

FAIRFIELD, Conn. It's said that a 4-acre property on Sasco Hill Road in Fairfield known as Bella Vista was admired by John F. Kennedy Jr. and his wife, Carolyn, and that they wanted to purchase the spacious, beachfront home that was once in his family.



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Fairfield American Little League Wins Section I Title, Advances to States

It may have technically taken two days, but the Fairfield American Little League team made quick work of Farmington when Wednesday's suspended game was completed on Thursday.



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Fairfield Residents Striving to Make CT Challenge a Success

Submitted article Fairfield is the home of the CT Challenge, an organization that empowers cancer survivors, with its offices and Center for Survivorship based in Southport.



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Thursday, July 24, 2014

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Vince Camera's two-out, walk-off single into left-center field on Thursday night at Roche Field propelled the Fairfield American Little League all-star team to a 2-1 win and a spot in the best-of-three state championship series this weekend in Harwinton.



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The Operation Hope tag sale, held at First Church Congregational, is a big fundraiser for the Fairfield nonprofit organization dedicated to helping the homeless and disadvantaged.



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11-Year-Old Cancer Survivor To Participate In Fundraising Bike Ride Saturday

... biking event that supports cancer survivors through its Center for Survivorship in the Southport section of Fairfield . Organizers were so impressed by Maya's spirit that she was chosen to serve as honorary co-chair of the 10th anniversary ride this ...



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Operation Hope's annual tag sale -- one of the biggest in Fairfield -- starts Aug. 2

The Operation Hope tag sale, held at First Church Congregational, is a big fundraiser for the Fairfield nonprofit organization dedicated to helping the homeless and disadvantaged.



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... a fairfieldcitizenonline.com Subscriber Portal account for you to manage subscriptions and email preferences. The Fairfield National Litlle League all-star baseball team of 9- and 10 year olds won the state Section 1 championship Wednesday night at ...



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After finishing up as state runners up in an extra-inning game in 2013, losing to Waterford, the Fairfield Little League Girls Softball all-star team won the 2014 state championship in the division for 11 year olds last Sunday in Rocky Hill.



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FTC expansion plans approved

Fairfield Theatre Company's plan to open a second theater in a warehouse, at left, next to StageOne on Sanford Street has won approval from the town's Board of Selectmen.



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The Fairfield Theatre Company's plan to open a second theater on Sanford Street has won rave reviews from the Board of Selectmen.



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So ... this is what a sliding door oven looks like

... words. Never was that so true for me than in the last few days. A few days ago, GE Appliances, a division of Fairfield, Conn.-based General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE), told me about a concept range than included a sliding door oven. I tried to picture ...



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So ... this is what a sliding door oven looks like

... words. Never was that so true for me than in the last few days. A few days ago GE Appliances, a division of Fairfield, Conn.-based General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE), told me about a concept range than included a sliding door oven. I tried to picture ...



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Fairfield Woman Loses $11K By Falling Prey To Fake IRS Scam

A Fairfield woman was bilked out of more than $11,000 by a phone scam artist pretending to be from the IRS, according to the Fairfield Sun.



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Michael Douglas, Diane Keaton can't rehab this property

... as a snug fit for Douglas. Oren's a cranky widower near the end of his career, trying to sell his zillion-dollar Fairfield, Conn., mansion to retire comfortably to Vermont and live out his remaining years. He bides his time living in a fourplex, ...



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Michael Douglas, Diane Keaton can't rehab this property

... as a snug fit for Douglas. Oren's a cranky widower near the end of his career, trying to sell his zillion-dollar Fairfield, Conn., mansion to retire comfortably to Vermont and live out his remaining years. He bides his time living in a fourplex, ...



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Hit The Outdoors: Connecticut Waives All Fees At State Parks This Weekend

As part of the ongoing celebration of the state parks centennial in Connecticut, all state parks, including Sherwood Island State Park and Squantz Pond in New Fairfield, will waive all parking and museum fees on Saturday, July 26, and Sunday, July 27. "Thanks to a strong tradition of protecting our environment, investing in open space, and ... (more)



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Fairfield police, in a CodeRed alert transmitted to town residents Wednesday, warn not to fall victim to telephone scammers who have bilked locals of thousands of dollars over the past months.



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A history of a Fairfield church

... Chruch in Southport is a stereogram, viewed through a wooden device that gave the photo a 3-D effect. Courtesy: Fairfield Museum and History Center Photo: Contributed Photo Trinity Church parishioners cherish many of the church traditions including ...



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Absentee ballots for Aug. 12 primary available from Town Clerk

... . Applications also can be downloaded at http://1.usa.gov/1rxqBm3 and sent to the Town Clerk at 611 Old Post Road, Fairfield, CT 06824. The Town Clerk's office will be open extra hours on Saturday, Aug. 9, from 9 a.m. to noon, for absentee balloting.



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Notice of Republican Primary: August 12, 2014

... Governor *Thomas C. Foley 62 Khakurn Wood Road, Greenwich, CT 06831 John P. McKinney 986 South Pine Creek Road, Fairfield, CT 06824 Lieutenant Governor Republican *Penny BacchA®ochi 24 East Street, Stafford Springs, CT 06076 Heather Somers 67 ...



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Swan Yuan, 88, Of Westport

... a textile chemistry degree. Yuan is survived by his wife, Helen (Kao) Yuan; sons, Dr. Andrew Yuan (Sieglinde) of Fairfield and Jim Yuan (Sharon) of Westport; and four grandchildren. Calling hours are Saturday, July 26 from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Harding ...



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EDITOR'S NOTE: Fairfield, established in 1639, is one of Connecticut's oldest communities.



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... . Applications also can be downloaded at http://1.usa.gov/1rxqBm3 and sent to the Town Clerk at 611 Old Post Road, Fairfield, CT 06824. The Town Clerk's office will be open extra hours on Saturday, Aug. 9, from 9 a.m. to noon, for absentee balloting.



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Who was smarter: Albert Einstein, above, or John Von Neumann? Fairfield CT file photo

My brothers Mike and Tim would argue one hypothetical "Who Would Win?" battle for hours, maybe even years.



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Farmington was one strike away from being no-hit and losing by a run to the Fairfield American Little League all-star team Wednesday night for the state Section 1 championship at Roche Field and a berth in the state championship series this weekend in Harwinton.



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Happy Birthday To Fairfield's Bob Greenberger

Greenberger, who has lived in Fairfield, turns 56 on Thursday. The comic book editor was born July 24, 1958, in Brooklyn, N.Y. Greenberger worked as an editor for Comics Scene and Starlog Press until 1984, when he joined DC Comicsas an assistant editor.



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Tag Sales In And Around Darien

4 Hemlock Trail in Fairfield is hosting an estate sale between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday.



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7 Step Guide to Setting Up an Effective Employee Reward Program, and...

... employee motivation, event presence, and trade show performance. Founded in 1992, Graziano Associates is based in Fairfield, CT.



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... Michel on bass and Cory Cox on drums worked with some newer students, including trumpet player Matt Reich, 16, of Fairfield. Right next door, a combo worked on Mongo Santamaria's "Afro Blue" under the direction of Zwelakhe-Duma F. Bell le Pere, who ...



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Wednesday, July 23, 2014

Be on the Lookout for Bike Thieves in Fairfield

Earlier this month, Fairfield police warned residents of a string of bike burglaries in town in which five bikes were stolen within the first couple of weeks of July.



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Fairfield Police Warn Residents of Telephone Scams

The Fairfield Police Department is urging residents to be vigilant about telephone scams.



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Several bicycles stolen from all over Fairfield

Bicycle riders of Fairfield, Connecticut beware of where you park your bike, they are being stolen all over the city.



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Rosyprose Publishing Announces National Distribution for Act Two Magazine

PRLog - Jul. 23, 2014 - FAIRFIELD, Conn. -- July 23, 2014 - The publishers of Act Two magazine, a 50+ lifestyle magazine, have announced plans to take the publication national with their Fall 2014 issue.



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Fairfield Police Seek Help To Find Baseball Field Vandals

Fairfield police are seeking help from the community to find vandals who spray-painted the scoreboard and dugout at Mill Hill Elementary School, the home of the Fairfield American Little League baseball program.



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visit|article-5642165|interleaved-28495-tab1|1Jazz Camp is in full swing

... Michel on bass and Cory Cox on drums worked with some newer students, including trumpet player Matt Reich, 16, of Fairfield. Right next door, a combo worked on Mongo Santamaria's "Afro Blue" under the direction of Zwelakhe-Duma F. Bell le Pere, who ...



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Police need to engage residents

... going to have the trust of residents who may have a well cultivated distrust for the police. Now, make no mistake, Fairfield is not Bridgeport, with its population of 143,000, and the challenges facing city officers and residents are, for the most ...



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Letter: RTC Chairman Responds To 'Misleading' Letters

... t you are going to do to address the issues of today and tomorrow. That would be a good use of time! The people of Fairfield deserve and expect a higher level of decorum and propriety.



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visit|article-5641285|mobile_blockstates_tab-29894|1McKinney on the campaign

... in a bowl of chocolate ice cream and this week's issue of "The Weekly Standard." And not for John McKinney, the Fairfield Republican running for governor without the party endorsement or the out-of-state fundraising fireworks. Instead, on a quiet ...



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Fairfield Sidewalk Sales Event This Saturday

The Fairfield Sidewalk Sales event will take place this Saturday, July 26, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., rain or shine.



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McKinney on the campaign

... in a bowl of chocolate ice cream and this week's issue of "The Weekly Standard." And not for John McKinney, the Fairfield Republican running for governor without the party endorsement or the out-of-state fundraising fireworks. Instead, on a quiet ...



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Woman loses $11.4K to IRS scammer's threats

... was scammed out of $11,415 by a criminal posing as an IRS agent, police said Wednesday. The criminal called the Fairfield woman, identified himself as an IRS agent and said she owed money to the federal agency and that her car, house and bank ...



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McKinney strives to energize campaign as Fairfield HQ opens

... in a bowl of chocolate ice cream and this week's issue of "The Weekly Standard." And not for John McKinney, the Fairfield Republican running for governor without the party endorsement or the out-of-state fundraising fireworks. Instead, on a quiet ...



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Pequot Library again to host huge book sale

The 54th annual Pequot Library summer book sale takes place under huge tents in Fairfield on Friday, July 25, through Tuesday, July 29. Photo: Contributed Photo The 54th annual Pequot Library summer book sale takes place under huge tents in Fairfield on Friday, July 25, through Tuesday, July 29. Photo: Contributed Photo The 54th annual Pequot ... (more)



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... was scammed out of $11,415 by a criminal posing as an IRS agent, police said Wednesday. The criminal called the Fairfield woman, identified himself as an IRS agent and said she owed money to the federal agency and that her car, house and bank ...



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... in a bowl of chocolate ice cream and this week's issue of "The Weekly Standard." And not for John McKinney, the Fairfield Republican running for governor without the party endorsement or the out-of-state fundraising fireworks. Instead, on a quiet ...



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Moonalice's seasoned crew set to bring fresh energy to FTC

... in San Francisco, Calif., in 2013. The band is in the midst of a Northeast tour, which will bring it to the Fairfield Theatre Company in Fairfield, Conn., on Tuesday, July 29, 2014. Band members include, from left, Pete Sears, Barry Sless, Roger ...



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Tractor Trailer Rolls Over in Front of Dunkin' Donuts in Fairfield

A tractor trailer rolled over in front of Dunkin' Donuts in the Southport section of Fairfield early Wednesday morning.



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FedEx Tractor-Trailer Rolls Over On Post Road In Southport

A FedEx tractor-trailer lies in the roadway on the Post Road in Fairfield early Wednesday after a rollover accident.



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Survivors' ride returns to town

Over 1,000 cyclists participate in the 8th Annual CT Challenge Bike Ride, a benefit for cancer-survivorship programs Saturday, July 28, 2012 at the Fairfield County Hunt Club in Westport, Conn.



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Edward J. Rashan, 87, Former Fairfield Resident, World War II Veteran

Rashan was born and raised in Bridgeport, the son of Stephen and Meri Horvath Rashan. He lived most of his life in Fairfield before moving 20 years ago to Milford. He was a World War II veteran, serving in the U.S. Army. He had worked for the Bryant ...



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Fairfield 11-Year-Old Girls Win State Softball Title

The Fairfield Little League Girls Softball 11-year-old all-star team clinched the Little League state championship on Sunday, July 20, with a 14-0 win over Waterford.



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Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Listeria scare picks fruit off shelves

... of listeria. Photo: Christian Abraham A shopper exits the Stop and Shop supermarket off of Tunix Hill Cut Off in Fairfield, Conn. on Tuesday July 22, 2014. Some local retailers like Stop & Shop, Trader Joe's, and Sam's Club are affected by a ...



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General Electric Building Fuel Cell Pilot Factory in New York

... cell that converts about 65 percent of the energy in natural gas to electricity through a chemical reaction, the Fairfield, Connecticut-based company said today on its website. When waste heat from the system is used to power a steam turbine, GE ...



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Ericson: With CT Challenge, cancer survivors get needed support

Over 1,000 cyclists participate in the 8th Annual CT Challenge Bike Ride, a benefit for cancer-survivorship programs Saturday, July 28, 2012 at the Fairfield County Hunt Club in Westport, Conn.



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... of a biting television ad aimed at Foley and ended with McKinney celebrating the somewhat belated opening of his Fairfield campaign headquarters, which occupies the same building used by his late father, Stewart B. McKinney, in his final ...



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General Electric Opens Fuel Cell Pilot Plant in New York

... cell that converts about 65 percent of the energy in natural gas to electricity through a chemical reaction, the Fairfield, Connecticut-based company said today on its website . When waste heat from the system is used to power a steam turbine, GE ...



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Deadline For Voting For Favorite Connecticut Town July 25

Fairfield First Selectman Michael C. Tetreau is encouraging residents to participate in this year's Connecticut Office of Tourism's Challenge Campaign, "Connecticut Fan-Favorite Town."



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Ronald E. Papini, 76, Of Fairfield, President, R.E. Papini Co. Inc.

... and was the son of Phyllis Papini and Raymond Papini. He was raised in upstate New York. He settled back in Fairfield at the age of 21. He was president of the painting and general contracting firm R.E. Papini Co. Inc., which he started in 1959. For ...



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Big consensus wants 'small-town' character preserved downtown

... found that 63 percent of local retail customers are from Westport, and 26 percent are from neighboring towns like Fairfield and Greenwich. The town's Youth Commission also conducted a survey of 160 Staples High School students for suggestions for ...



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Monday, July 21, 2014

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... days in July 1779, a conflagration wrought by General William Tyron and his forces laid to ashes the parishes of Fairfield and Greenfield Hill, destroying at least 85 homes, 55 barns, three churches, a courthouse" and various other buildings. The ...



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... said. "They came in and performed well." New Canaan will return to the diamond next on Wednesday, July 23, against Fairfield at Mead Park. First pitch is scheduled for 5:45 p.m.



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Brick + Wood Restaurant Coming to Fairfield

A new Brick + Wood restaurant, featuring wood-fired pizza, Italian street foods and what the owners call "the area's first all tap wine service" -- 26 taps drawing wine from wood casks, is coming to Fairfield.



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New Canaan Babe Ruth baseball dropped in doubleheader

... said. "They came in and performed well." New Canaan will return to the diamond next on Wednesday, July 23, against Fairfield at Mead Park. First pitch is scheduled for 5:45 p.m.



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Tri-Valley alum DiMilia excelling in college

... "I think it turned out pretty well,'' the 19-year-old DiMilia said of her freshman season at the school in Fairfield, Conn. "It was definitely a very positive experience. I have a very positive team and coaching staff.'' In the course of one year, ...



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Delite Lindberg, 91, Formerly Of Fairfield, Retired From Rehl Motors Inc.

Carlson was born in Fairfield and was a lifelong resident before moving to Cheshire.



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Vito P. Benedetto, 86, Of Fairfield, Retired Laborer, Union, Local 665

Benedetto was born June 28, 1928, in Fairfield, he was the son of Vito L. and Alfonsina Benedetto.



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... magnificent. How beautiful, and right on the water. What a night. Not a cloud in the sky," said Jim Accomando of Fairfield, who referred to the Levitt and Feliciano as "local treasures." "It's a whole different venue now. It's gone from dirt to ...



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Westport's Levitt Pavilion Reopens With A Bang

... as people settled into the space with their picnic blankets, chairs and food. "The building has new life," said Fairfield resident Frank Geiger, owner of Geiger Landscape Architects and one of the sponsors of the renovated pavilion. "We're here, ...



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Norwalk Nurse Leads Cancer Survivors On Cycling Training Ride

FAIRFIELD, Conn. Norwalk's Joyce Quinlan led a team of 22 cancer survivors on 25-mile bike ride Saturday as part of a training program for the upcoming Connecticut Challenge.



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Sand sculptures rise

Fairfielders Lucy and Alexa Hurlbut, ages 7 and 5, with their sand cration, Crabby the Crab, at the Fairfield Police Athletic League's sand sculpture contest Sunday afternoon on Penfield Beach.



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Sunday, July 20, 2014

"Wildman" leads forest food tour

... July 19, 2014. Davis said it tasted like winter green. Photo: H John Voorhees III Charlene Parrish, 50, of Fairfield, looks at a plant illustration being held by "Wildman" Steve Brill, a foraging expert, who lead a tour in the woods of Redding, ...



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The clouds cleared, the tide ebbed and the sun popped out Sunday afternoon, as perfect conditions washed over Penfield Beach for the Fairfield Police Athletic League's annual Sand Sculpture Contest.



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Fairfield Dentist Offers Porcelain Veneers for Enhanced Smiles

FAIRFIELD, CT, July 16, 2014 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Fairfield residents can now acquire a perfect appearance of the mouth through cosmetic dentistry by Dr. Torena at Allure Dental Group.



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... for sale so that customers know where their dog is coming from. The bill was championed by Rep. Brenda Kupchick, R-Fairfield, and Sen. Bob Duff, D-Norwalk. It is great to see legislators reaching across the aisle to help puppies. Cat lovers will be ...



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Animal News Desk / Cathy Kangas

... sale so that customers know where their dog is coming from. The bill was championed by Rep. Brenda Kupchick , R-Fairfield, and Sen. Bob Duff , D-Norwalk. It is great to see legislators reaching across the aisle to help puppies. Cat lovers will be ...



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... when Connecticut's bars do at 2 a.m. "The majority of these places are fine," said state Rep. Brenda Kupchick, R-Fairfield, who tried and failed to pass hookah laws in the General Assembly. "But some of them use it like an after-hours or underage ...



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Saturday, July 19, 2014

Norwalk forces deciding game vs. Fairfield American

Fairfield American's Sam Davenport flies through the air after tripping while reaching first base, during little league sectional tournament action against Norwalk at Old Tavern Park in Orange, Conn.



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Norwalk forces deciding game vs. Fairfield American

Fairfield American's Connor O'Neil gets a hit, during little league sectional tournament action against Norwalk at Old Tavern Park in Orange, Conn.



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Cops: Ex-Fairfield official illegally posted 'scandal' videos

Michael L. Gurge , the FHA's former deputy director, was charged with second-degree harassment and fifth-degree computer crime for posting agency documents on YouTube under video headings of "Fairfield Housing Authority Scandal Part 1" and "Fairfield Housing Authority Scandal Part 2." Gurge, 39, of Post Street in Bridgeport, turned himself in at ... (more)



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With Fairfield American's winning streaks snapped, the Little League Section 1 Division 1 championship will be decided Sunday at 4 p.m. at Roche Field when the Americans play Norwalk for the right to meet the Division 2 winner on Wednesday night here for the sectional title.



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Aviation, oil and gas fuel General Electric's 2Q net income growth

... Financial, and raise $3.1 billion in the process. That values all of Synchrony at $20.7 billion. GE, based in Fairfield, Connecticut, is working to become a more focused industrial conglomerate by shedding divisions such as NBC Universal, real ...



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Bridgeport teams facing challenges leveling playing field

Greenwich's Mark Nielsen tees off in front of his Cardinals bag during their match with Bridgeport Wednesday, April 9, 2014, at Fairchild Wheeler golf course in Fairfield, Conn.



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... to help combat the blaze. In total, 46 firefighters were called to help control the fire. The Stratford and Fairfield fire departments were called in to assist with the fire. Milford Fire Rescue was also on scene providing assistance. As ...



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Fire guts Bridgeport apartment building

... to help combat the blaze. In total, 46 firefighters were called to help control the fire. The Stratford and Fairfield fire departments were called in to assist with the fire. Milford Fire Rescue was also on scene providing assistance. As ...



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GE 2Q profit jumps 13 pct on aviation, oil and gas

... Financial, and raise $3.1 billion in the process. That values all of Synchrony at $20.7 billion. GE, based in Fairfield, Connecticut, is working to become a more focused industrial conglomerate by shedding divisions such as NBC Universal, real ...



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Sands of time: Sunday sculpture contest salutes Fairfield's 375th anniversary

... PAL sand sculpture contest. This year's contest will be held on July 20 at Penfield Beach. Photo: Staff Photo The Fairfield Police Athletic league has been joined this year by the Fairfield Beach Residents Association in organizing the annual sand ...



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... last year at the PAL sand sculpture contest. This year's contest will be held on July 20 at Penfield Beach. The Fairfield Police Athletic league has been joined this year by the Fairfield Beach Residents Association in organizing the annual sand ...



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Former Fairfield Doctor Gets Two Years In Federal Prison For Fraud

A Fairfield man who lost his medical license was sentenced to two years in federal prison for his role in an insurance fraud scheme and a conspiracy to illegally distribute prescription narcotics, according to the U.S. attorney for Connecticut.



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GE profit jumps 13% on aviation, oil and gas

... Financial, and raise $3.1 billion in the process. That values all of Synchrony at $20.7 billion. GE, based in Fairfield, Conn., is working to become a more focused industrial conglomerate by shedding divisions such as NBC Universal, real estate and ...



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Westport Couple Supports Work At Center For Family Justice

... reception. The Navons will donate $50,000 If the center raises that amount in donations. Pictured from left: Fairfield Police Detective Kerry Dowling, Gov. Dannel Malloy and Anthony Iannini of Trumbull, a member of the center's board of directors. ...



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GE profit up 13% on robust aviation, fuel

... Financial, and raise $3.1 billion in the process. That values all of Synchrony at $20.7 billion. GE, based in Fairfield, Connecticut, is working to become a more focused industrial conglomerate by shedding divisions such as NBC Universal, real ...



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GE Transportation sees drop in revenue, profit

... chief executive, said in a statement. The report comes as GE Transportation's parent company, based in Fairfield, Conn., reported a net income increase of 13 percent in the second quarter on strong performance from its aviation, oil and gas ...



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Friday, July 18, 2014

Bentleys, helicopter videos: extreme home selling

Higgins Group agent Todd Miller stands near a 2008 Bentley, which the homeowner is giving to the agent that sells his home at 456 Hillside Road in Fairfield, Conn.



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Bentleys, helicopter videos: extreme home selling

Higgins Group agent Todd Miller stands near a 2008 Bentley, which the homeowner is giving to the agent that sells his home at 456 Hillside Road in Fairfield, Conn.



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... home. Every home has its own identity." One particular home selling for $2.295 million, at 456 Hillside Road in Fairfield, has become a popular Internet draw, garnering 1,000 clicks a day. The video shows a man walking through the property and ...



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visit|article-5631114|interleaved-28469-tab1|1Bridgeport duo debuts EP in Fairfield

... otherwise known as Oh, Cassius!, celebrated the release of the record at a highly-anticipated performance at Fairfield Theatre Company's StageOne on Thursday, July 17. Backed by an eight-piece band featuring an all-star cast of in-state musicians, ...



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Dixon: Not the pharmacy they're looking for

... was pretty easy to figure out what folks are up for re-election when the issue of medical marijuana hit suburban Fairfield as if Taras Bulba the Cossack was now running amok in a Humvee with a .50-caliber machine gun. Yep, the ones talking the ...



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Bridgeport duo debuts EP in Fairfield

... and multi-instrumentalists, John Torres and Meredith DiMenna. The duo held its EP Release Party at Fairfield Theater Company on July 17. Bridgeport-based Oh, Cassius is composed of singer-songwriters and multi-instrumentalists, John Torres and ...



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GE Healthcare 2Q profits increase slightly

... for the quarter ended June 30 was $4.48 billion, compared with $4.49 billion in the fourth quarter of 2013, Fairfield, Conn.-based GE said. The division reported profit of $730 million, compared with $726 million a year earlier. Corporate-wide, GE ...



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Las Vegas Woman Goes on Alleged 13-Minute Crime Spree on Black Rock Turnpike

A Las Vegas woman, who was wanted on outstanding arrest warrants in California and Oregon, allegedly went on a rapid-fire crime spree on Black Rock Turnpike Thursday, according to the Fairfield Citizen.



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GE Profit Jumps on Aviation, Oil and Gas

... Financial, and raise $3.1 billion in the process. That values all of Synchrony at $20.7 billion. GE, based in Fairfield, Connecticut, is working to become a more focused industrial conglomerate by shedding divisions such as NBC Universal, real ...



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GE Profit Matches Estimates as Synchrony IPO Moves Forward

... profit from continuing operations climbed 8 percent from a year earlier to $3.9 billion, or 39 cents a share, the Fairfield, Connecticut-based company said today in a statement. Industrial profits rose 9 percent to $4.2 billion, and the segment's ...



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Fairfield 11-Year-Old Called Police After Tussle With Brother Over Xbox

... slapped his 11-year-old brother during the argument and was charged with disorderly conduct , according to the Fairfield Citizen. The 17-year-old is considered a juvenile under state law and therefore his name was not released by police. He was ...



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GE profit jumps 13% on aviation, oil and gas

... Financial, and raise $3.1 billion in the process. That values all of Synchrony at $20.7 billion. GE, based in Fairfield, Connecticut, is working to become a more focused industrial conglomerate by shedding divisions such as NBC Universal, real ...



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General Electric profit climbs

... reported earnings that rose by 13 percent in its second quarter. The results matched analysts' expectations. The Fairfield, Connecticut-based company said profit increased to $3.55 billion, or 35 cents per share, from $3.13 billion, or 30 cents per ...



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GE 2Q profit jumps 13 pct on aviation, oil and gas

... Financial, and raise $3.1 billion in the process. That values all of Synchrony at $20.7 billion. GE, based in Fairfield, Connecticut, is working to become a more focused industrial conglomerate by shedding divisions such as NBC Universal, real ...



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GE Retail Credit Arm Synchrony to Seek Up to $3.3 Billion in IPO

... Officer Jeffrey Immelt 's bid to shrink the share of earnings coming from GE's finance arm, which imperiled the Fairfield, Connecticut-based parent company during the 2008-09 financial crisis. GE has been shedding real estate holdings and stakes in ...



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GE Profit Matches Estimates as Synchrony IPO Moves Forward

... profit from continuing operations climbed 8 percent from a year earlier to $3.9 billion, or 39 cents a share, the Fairfield, Connecticut-based company said today in a statement. The results capped a quarter in which Chief Executive Officer Jeffrey ...



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After criticism, NPR gives freer rein to upcoming ombudsman

... executives. On Tuesday, St. Louis Public Radio General Manager Tim Eby and George Lombardi, g.m. of WSHU-FM in Fairfield, Conn., called on NPR to explain the changes. By late Tuesday, NPR had revised the job posting , removing the wording that ...



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GE earnings meet expectations; targets late July for spinoff of credit card business

... Financial, and raise $3.1 billion in the process. That values all of Synchrony at $20.7 billion. GE, based in Fairfield, Connecticut, is working to become a more focused industrial conglomerate by shedding divisions such as NBC Universal, real ...



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R. Donald Gamache, 78, Of Fairfield, Retired Business Developer And Author

... Mass., and was raised in Clifton, N.J. He received his BS in 1958 from Saint University. He moved his family to Fairfield when he accepted the position as vice president of Van Dyke Corporation in Southport. He co-founded Innotech Corporation in ...



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GE 2Q profit jumps 13 pct on aviation, oil and gas

... Financial, and raise $3.1 billion in the process. That values all of Synchrony at $20.7 billion. GE, based in Fairfield, Connecticut, is working to become a more focused industrial conglomerate by shedding divisions such as NBC Universal, real ...



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GE 2Q profit jumps 13 pct on aviation, oil and gas

... Financial, and raise $3.1 billion in the process. That values all of Synchrony at $20.7 billion. GE, based in Fairfield, Connecticut, is working to become a more focused industrial conglomerate by shedding divisions such as NBC Universal, real ...



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Cop faces prison for stealing cash, crucifix from dying motorcyclist at crash scene: Justice?

... was killed Sept. 22, 2012 after his motorcycle crashed into a construction company truck on the Merritt Parkway in Fairfield, Conn. Huntsman was the first trooper at the crash scene, walking to where Scalesse lay, bending down and taking a gold ...



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GE 2Q profit jumps 13 pct on aviation, oil and gas

... Financial, and raise $3.1 billion in the process. That values all of Synchrony at $20.7 billion. GE, based in Fairfield, Connecticut, is working to become a more focused industrial conglomerate by shedding divisions such as NBC Universal, real ...



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Moving Forward, Looking Back: How can Fairfield's shoreline best weather the next big storm?

... attractive part of town, with that growing sense of the sea just out of sight as Beach Road turns right to become Fairfield Beach Road. The childlike excitement of arriving at the beach has remained strong in me -- the salty air, the open sky ahead, ...



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GE Profit Matches Estimates as Synchrony IPO Set for This Month

... profit from continuing operations climbed 8 percent from a year earlier to $3.9 billion, or 39 cents a share, the Fairfield, Connecticut-based company said today in a statement. The results capped a quarter in which Chief Executive Officer Jeffrey ...



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Mayor Fischer: Nothing we can do about GE right now