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  1. New Census Bureau Population Estimates Pinpoint Fastest-Growing County in ConnecticutRead the original story

    15 min ago | StamfordPlus.com

    The U.S. Census Bureau reported Thursday on where the heaviest population growth in Connecticut was concentrated last year. The fastest and only growing county in Connecticut between July 1, 2013, and July 1, 2014, was Fairfield County, whose population rose 0.4 percent over the period.

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  2. Snow Could Be Returning To New CanaanRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The New Canaan Daily Voice

    Warmer temperatures and thunderstorms on Thursday could be giving way to snow showers as temperatures drop in Fairfield County on Friday night, according to the National Weather Service. A slight chance of precipitation remains for Friday night.

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  3. Himes seeks federal statute against insider tipsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | News Times

    ... pictured March 10 in Bridgeport, Conn. Following overturned convictions for two financiers who worked for Fairfield County firms, U.S. Rep. Jim Himes has lined up a key Republican ally for legislation to create a federal statute prohibiting insider ...

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  4. Unemployment rate up for first time in 20 monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | News Times

    ... , who runs Mamaroneck-based Murphy Brothers Contracting , a firm that does a significant amount of work in Fairfield County, said this winter's weather has had a huge effect on productivity in his industry in recent weeks. "Things that technically ...

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  5. Dense Fog Advisory Envelopes WestportRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Westport Daily Voice

    A dense fog advisory is in effect until midnight Thursday, March 26, across Fairfield County as a thick layer of moisture settles over the region, the National Weather Service warns. Visibility for travelers could be a quarter-mile or less in places through the evening, making for hazardous road conditions.

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  6. Dense Fog Advisory Envelopes NorwalkRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Norwalk Daily Voice

    A dense fog advisory is in effect until midnight Thursday, March 26, across Fairfield County as a thick layer of moisture settles over the region, the National Weather Service warns. Visibility for travelers could be a quarter-mile or less in places through the evening, making for hazardous road conditions.

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  7. Avid tea set collector launches party-rental businessRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Westport News

    ... on the location, date and china patterns selected. The business will deliver tableware anywhere in Fairfield County. Those hosting and attending, however, should be careful with the goods; replacement charges are assessed for breakage. Hill has ...

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  8. Snow Could Be Returning To WestportRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Westport Daily Voice

    Warmer temperatures and thunderstorms on Thursday could be giving way to snow showers as temperatures drop in Fairfield County on Friday night, according to the National Weather Service. Thursday will be filled with clouds and rain for the entire day, along with the potential for thunderstorms in the afternoon.

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  9. Greenwich High Is Ranked No. 8 in ConnecticutRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... or Sports & Fitness. Here is the top 10 list of Connecticut high schools - a list that includes a number of Fairfield County schools:

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  10. Snow Could Be Returning To WiltonRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Wilton Daily Voice

    Warmer temperatures and thunderstorms on Thursday could be giving way to snow showers as temperatures drop in Fairfield County on Friday night, according to the National Weather Service. Thursday will be filled with clouds and rain for the entire day, along with the potential for thunderstorms in the afternoon.

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  11. Connecticut's Biggest Population Areas Losing Thousands Of ResidentsRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

    ... ranks 20th on the list of counties with the most domestic out-migration. New Haven County ranks 22nd, and Fairfield County ranks 24th. Each of them lost more people than 99 percent of the rest of the counties in the United States. Connecticut's ...

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  12. US Computer Connection Hosts Cyber Security Seminar for Businesses March 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Patch.com

    U.S. Computer Connection hosts free lunch-and-learn event for business professionals @ Hotel Zero Degrees Norwalk, at noon, March 30. U.S Computer Connection of Fairfield County is helping businesses fight back against cyber threats and attacks. They are hosting a lunch and learn session for business professionals on March 30, 12pm at Hotel Zero Degrees Norwalk.

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  13. Get Hopping With Fairfield County's Family-Friendly Easter ActivitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Wilton Daily Voice

    March 26, Danbury Family Learning Center Egg Hunt, Danbury: Start Easter early with a 5 p.m. egg hunt at Kenosia Park. Families must preregister and bring their own basket; $5 fee.

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  14. Ernie Anastos Gives Keynote At Breakfast Benefit For Stamford Soup KitchenRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Greenwich Daily Voice

    Emmy Award-winning news anchor Ernie Anastos will be the keynote speaker at a Darien breakfast to benefit the New Covenant House in Stamford. Anastos will speak at the 11th annual Celebrity Breakfast Fundraiser hosted by Catholic Charities of Fairfield County.

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  15. U.S. Computer Connection Runs Cyber-Security Seminar In NorwalkRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | The Norwalk Daily Voice

    U.S. Computer Connection of Fairfield County, based in Stamford, is hosting a lunch and learn session on Monday to help businesses fight back against cyber threats and attacks. "Awareness is key the answer is to be pro-active and leverage best practices that help you identify these activities,'' said Garry Feldman, keynote speaker and president of U.S. Computer Connection.

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  16. Bethel takes steps to regulate medical marijuana in townRead the original story

    Yesterday | Connecticut Post

    Six months after Fairfield County's first and only state-approved medical marijuana dispensary opened in Bethel, officials are taking steps to control any potential expansion of the marijuana business in town. The Planning and Zoning Commission this month approved a one-year moratorium on applications for new medical marijuana dispensaries, marijuana-growing centers, expansion of the existing facility and new recreational marijuana establishments.

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  17. Ex-Brookfield school official applies for accelerated rehabRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Times

    ... r purchases." According to his LinkedIn profile, Colley had been vice president of technology operations at Fairfield County Bank in Ridgefield from May 2014 to March 2015.

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  18. Eminent domain could force businesses to relocateRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Connecticut Post

    For several weeks entering 2015, a short but strenuous debate on eminent domain left in limbo the the small business tenants of Colonial Square Shopping Center on Main Street in Stratford, Conn.Photo: Alexander Soule Connecticut and Fairfield County have had higher-profile cases of companies forced to relocate against their will -- whether New London's landmark eminent domain case sparked by a Pfizer expansion that went to the U.S. Supreme Court in 2005; or more locally, the case of Maritime Motors in Norwalk, which took its fight to the Connecticut Supreme Court that same year, ultimately forced to move to clear a development lot that stayed vacant for a decade.

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  19. Video: NCC Celebrates Health and Wellness for 11 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | It's Relevant

    ... wellness and being an educational institution that is also what we are committed to do here in Fairfield County," said Paul Gallo, NCC director of Exercise Science and Wellness. "The importance of health/fitness and personal wellness is awareness," ...

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  20. Albert Cortina, 80 of Trumbull: County Electric Construction Inc. FounderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Patch.com

    ... he developed many relationships and contacts and was well-respected in his field. He was a member of the Fairfield County Electrical Assoc. and the Circolo Sportivo Club of Bridgeport. When he wasn't working he enjoyed poker with his friends, ...

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