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  1. Taxi drivers and Uber clash over licensingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | News Times

    The old and the new -- traditional cab drivers and the technology-driven Uber -- clashed Monday over whether ride-sharing companies should be licensed and regulated the same as taxi and livery companies. "These gypsies are low-balling the prices," said Ernie Paglieri , a driver with the Greenwich Taxi Inc., referring to Uber, which offers rides through an app downloaded to smartphones.

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  2. Flu shot deemed only 18% effectiveRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Greenwich Citizen

    ... been hospitalized from the illness. There have been 20 flu-related deaths, all in people older than 65. Fairfield County had the most flu cases, at 1,384, with New Haven County second at 876. Middlesex County had the lowest number of cases, at 129, ...

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  3. Westport's Dalio Is Fairfield County's Wealthiest BillionaireRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Westport Daily Voice

    ... richest billionaires, according to a report published Monday by Forbes. Dalio is the wealthiest person in Fairfield County. Steve Cohen, Thomas Peterffy, Paul Tudor Jones II, Andreas Halvorsen, Peter Buck, Fred DeLuca, Steven Mandel Jr., C. Dean ...

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  4. Danbury's Buck Makes List Of Forbes BillionairesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Danbury Daily Voice

    ... richest billionaires, according to a report published Monday by Forbes. Dalio is the wealthiest person in Fairfield County. Steve Cohen, Thomas Peterffy, Paul Tudor Jones II, Andreas Halvorsen, Peter Buck, Fred DeLuca, Steven Mandel Jr., C. Dean ...

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  5. How You Can Help the Center for Contemporary Printmaking on Fairfield Co. Giving DayRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Fairfield County Giving Day on March 5 lets you help a participating nonprofit not just by giving money, but by giving a certain way. Thursday, March 5, 2015 is Fairfield County's Community Foundation's Giving Day.

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  6. Apple Expected To Announce When New Watches Will Go On SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Danbury Daily Voice

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. Apple will be holding a March 9 press event in San Francisco, where it will possibly reveal the sale date of the new Apple Watch, reports CNET .

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  7. Brothers Sentenced In $2.5M Westchester Robbery SpreeRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The North Salem Daily Voice

    Two brothers received lengthy prison sentences from a judge last week for their roles in a crime spree that netted $2.5 million in Westchester County and Fairfield County, Conn., LoHud.com has reported. Paul DiBiase, 60, was sentenced to 27 years by U.S. District Judge Edgardo Ramos in Manhattan.

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  8. Lawmakers Debate Regulations For Ridesharing ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Ctnewsjunkie.com

    Lawmakers will have to make a decision without empirical data on what if any regulations it should impose on ridesharing sharing services like Uber. A study commissioned by the legislature's Transportation Commission gave lawmakers a handful of ways they could deal with ridesharing services.

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  9. Greenwich Businessmen Make Forbes Billionaire ListRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Greenwich Daily Voice

    ... richest billionaires, according to a report published Monday by Forbes. Dalio is the wealthiest person in Fairfield County. Steve Cohen, Thomas Peterffy, Paul Tudor Jones II, Peter Buck, Fred DeLuca, Steven Mandel Jr., C. Dean Metropoulos, Mario ...

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  10. Fairfield Giants Set to Open 49th SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... program on the 80+ certified and technically trained volunteers who make the Giants experience the best in Fairfield County. Our Tackle and NFL Flag teams have a an average of 7 certified/Board approved coaches on each staff, with an absolute ...

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  11. Brothers Sentenced In Robbery Spree That Included Pound RidgeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Pound Ridge Daily Voice

    Two brothers received lengthy prison sentences from a judge last week for their roles in a crime spree that netted $2.5 million in Westchester County and Fairfield County, Conn., LoHud.com has reported. Paul DiBiase, 60, was sentenced to 27 years by U.S. District Judge Edgardo Ramos in Manhattan.

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  12. Snow Could Be Returning To Easton, Redding, Weston TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Weston Daily Voice

    Residents of Fairfield County will get only a short break from the snow, with another front set to move through the area on Tuesday evening. Clouds will increase Tuesday morning with a high near 31 degrees.

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  13. FCCF Giving Day Returns March 5Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Newtown Bee

    Ten Newtown non-profit organizations received donations totaling over $25,000 through the inaugural FCCF Day of Giving last year. Fifteen organizations based in Newtown are among the 401 registered groups for this year's 24-hour event, which will return on Thursday, March 5. Area nonprofit groups are hoping to hear from regular supporters and new fans when the Fairfield County Community Foundation presents its second annual online Day of Giving.

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  14. MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Darien News-Review

    Jon Spector New Canaan Country School Class of 2003, Senior Manager, Team Marketing & Business Operations, National Basketball Association. Photo: Contirbuted, Contributed Maurice iMoi Vaughn New Canaan Country School Class of 1982, a former professional baseball player for the Boston Red Sox, Anaheim Angels and New York Mets; currently the Co-Managing Director and Co-Founder of Omni New York, LLC. The New Canaan Country School Alumni Council and Athletics Department will present a panel discussion on Careers in Sports Wednesday, Mar. 4 at 6:30 p.m. at New Canaan Country School in the Stevens Building.

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  15. March Comes In Like A Lion As Latest Snowstorm Hits NorwalkRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Norwalk Daily Voice

    Sunday marked the first day of a new month, but Fairfield County residents saw the same old weather scenario as March indeed came in like a lion. By Monday morning, residents were left with a heavy blanket of snow to cover.

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  16. March Comes In Like A Lion As Latest Snowstorm Hits StamfordRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Stamford Daily Voice

    Sunday marked the first day of a new month, but Fairfield County residents saw the same old weather scenario as March indeed came in like a lion. With another late-weekend storm hitting the area, a winter weather advisory remained in effect until 7 a.m. Monday.

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  17. Westport Country Playhouse Announces 'Flyin' West' PlayreadingRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Fairfield Daily Voice

    Linda Powell will play the role of Sophie Washington in "Flyin' West," which continues Westport Country Playhouse's 2014-2015 series featuring women playwrights. FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn.

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  18. SouthThomaston | $175,000Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Capital Weekly

    ... for a private estate, million gallon fire pond on premises. Elevation 30'-85' . Life started for me in Fairfield County, Connecticut, and through the usual paths carried me through New England in pursuit of both public and private schooling. I went ...

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  19. Fairfield County Sellers Run Low On Cadbury ChocolatesRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Greenwich Daily Voice

    Businesses in Fairfield County are selling their final inventories of Cadbury candies from England, and won't be restocking due to a trademark dispute with Hershey. The Hershey Co.

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  20. Girl Scouts Launch A New Cookie Season In GreenwichRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Greenwich Daily Voice

    The annual delivery of Girl Scout cookies descended on Norwalk on Saturday, drawing troop members from across lower Fairfield County to Norden Park to collect their iconic desserts for delivery to excited customers. One of the 23 locations statewide delivering nearly 2 million boxes of cookies, the East Norwalk pickup spot was responsible for distributing to Girl Scout troops in Greenwich, Stamford, Darien, Norwalk, New Canaan, Weston, Wilton and Westport.

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