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  1. Latest Winter Storm Expected To Bring Snow, Ice To GreenwichRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | The Greenwich Daily Voice

    The potential for a quarter inch or more of ice accumulation in addition to the projected significant snowfall in the latest storm headed to Fairfield County should make walking and driving conditions hazardous overnight Sunday through Monday. A Winter Storm Warning issued by the National Weather Service is now in effect for Fairfield County from 7 p.m. Sunday through 6 p.m. Monday.

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  2. Winter Storm Watch Issued For Darien; 6-12 Inches Of Snow LikelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Darien Daily Voice

    Frigid wind chills will slowly start to release their grip on Fairfield County this weekend, but a new snowstorm is headed our way ushering in the start of February for overnight Sunday into the beginning of the workweek. The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Watch that starts at 7 p.m. Sunday, shortly after the Super Bowl kicks off, and lasts through Monday at 6 p.m. Steady snow is expected to start sometime after 10 p.m. Sunday with accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible overnight.

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  3. Upcoming Darien Senior Programs At Mather CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Darien Daily Voice

    ... Feb. 4, noon Talking to Your Doctor: Lunch and Learn. A representative from the Visiting Nurse & Hospice of Fairfield County will give tips on how to improve the patient-doctor relationship. A complimentary lunch will be served at noon, and the ...

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  4. New caucus pushes for transportation upgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Greenwich Citizen

    ... applauded Gov. Dannel P. Malloy 's renewed commitment to transit infrastructure. "We legislators from Fairfield County say bravo, absolutely," Steinberg said during a morning news conference in the Capitol. "He calls for a 30-year plan to create a ...

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  5. People's United downgraded on lending, capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Times

    Shares of People's United Financial dropped only slightly following a Fitch Ratings downgrade of its debt on questions about elevated commercial lending, capital ratios and slimmer profits. People's United is the largest bank doing business in Fairfield County as ranked by local deposits, holding a 21 percent market share as of June 2014, according to the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp., with Bank of America a distant second with 13 percent of deposits here.

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  6. Renters and owners dividedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News Times

    While renting has become an important part of the living landscape in many parts of Connecticut, there is sharp segregation between renters and buyers in Fairfield County. The real estate website Trulia published an analysis late last year examining metropolitan statistical areas where renters and owners live side by side, finding that Fairfield County has the second-highest rate of segregation between homeowners and renters in the nation, trailing only Newark, N.J. And while some communities locally are having trouble attracting buyers into the home market, for others -- like Greenwich -- that's the only game out there.

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  7. Beware Of Wind Chill, Slippery Roads As Deep Freeze Settles In On FairfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Fairfield Daily Voice

    Light snow may have caused school delays around Fairfield County on Friday morning, but the next threat to the area will come this evening in the form of bitter cold. The National Weather Service has issued a wind-chill advisory for all of Fairfield County starting at midnight through noon on Saturday.

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  8. Scammers Demand Bitcoins in Exchange for Releasing HostagesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Patch.com

    ... Inspector and the FBI. FBI officials notified police that they have received 14 similar complaints from Fairfield County as well. The letters were postmarked from Austin, Texas and Jacksonville, FL. Farmington Police Lt. Colin Ryan urged residents ...

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  9. LettersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WTNH

    ... Texas, and Jacksonville, Fla. The FBI and Postal Inspector say them the scam has already been seen in Fairfield County, where there have been 14 complaints. Authorities say if you receive a similar letter you should not send money; instead, contact ...

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  10. Scam Letters In Farmington Threaten Lives, Demand MoneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | CTNow.com

    ... nt saying officers will never be able to catch those making the threat. There have been 14 similar cases in Fairfield County, police say. Farmington police have contacted the postal inspector and the FBI about the letters.

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  11. Iona College to Host the Inaugural IonaTHON Dance Marathon Supporting ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | New Rochelle Talk

    ... Hospital at Westchester Medical Center is the children's hospital for New York's Hudson Valley and Fairfield County, Connecticut. As home to the region's only pediatric intensive care unit, pediatric transplant program, burn care and cardiac ...

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  12. Fairfield County Legislators Ask For I-95, Metro-North UpgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Hartford Courant

    United by a sense of urgency to improve I-95 and the Metro-North railroad, a bipartisan caucus of Fairfield County legislators is campaigning to put southwestern Connecticut at the front of the line for transportation infrastructure funds. Fairfield County not only produces more than 45 percent of the state's tax revenue, it also serves as Connecticut's - and all of New England's - central gateway from New York, six legislators said at a press conference Friday at the Capitol.

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  13. Lawmakers Get Territorial About Transportation InfrastructureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Ctnewsjunkie.com

    A bipartisan group of lawmakers from Fairfield County called Friday on the state to quickly prioritize transportation infrastructure projects in their region during this year's transportation-oriented legislative session. "We believe the needs of our part of Connecticut are severe enough and important enough to the rest of the state to be an absolute priority," Rep. Gail Lavielle, R-Wilton, said at a state Capitol press conference Friday.

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  14. Richard Inzitari Of Stamford; Sales Leader Was Active In Youth SportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Stamford Daily Voice

    ... retiring. Richard was a past president of both the Exchange Club of Stamford and the Umbrella Club of Fairfield County. He was inducted into the Stamford Old Timers' Athletic Association in 2010. Rich coached in the Stamford American Little League ...

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  15. Beware Of Wind Chill, Slippery Roads As Deep Freeze Settles In On DanburyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Danbury Daily Voice

    Light snow caused some school delays and slipper roads around Fairfield County on Friday morning, but the next weather threat to the area will come this evening in the form of bitter cold. The National Weather Service has issued a wind chill advisory for all of Fairfield County starting at midnight through noon Saturday.

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  16. Monroe Weather Alert: NWS Issues Wind Chill Advisory for Friday-SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Patch.com

    The National Weather Service has issued a Wind Chill Advisory for Fairfield County beginning Friday at 4 p.m. and continuing through 4 p.m. on Saturday. Wind gusts of between 25 to 50 MPH are expected and temperatures will drop down into the single digits.

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  17. Trouble in fro-yo paradise?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | News Times

    ... heard any updates for a while." In the past several years, there has been a frozen-yogurt renaissance in Fairfield County, with Pinkberry shops as well as competitors opening up all over the area to meet a growing demand. But as the market became ...

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  18. Volleyball officials announce award recipientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | News Times

    ... Women 's Volleyball Hall of Fame in 2009. The recipients, seniors who played for high schools in Fairfield County, were nominated by their coaches. Recipients are selected based upon their exemplary volleyball skills, exhibition of leadership, ...

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  19. 'Magnificent' Darien Waterfront Estate on the Market for $24.5 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Patch.com

    If you ever wondered what $24.5 million will get you on the real estate market in Fairfield County, wonder no more. This listing at 188 Long Neck Point Road in Darien was just listed this week for $24.5 million, according to Zillow.com.

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  20. Denise Grove, 85, Of StamfordRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 29 | The Stamford Daily Voice

    She was born May 16, 1929. She was a social worker in Fairfield County and was active in supporting services for the disabled.

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