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  1. White Plains Player Helps AAU Basketball Team Reach Regional SemifinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The White Plains Daily Voice

    The Academic Basketball Club under-16 team, a squad made up of Fairfield County area sophomores, went undefeated in pool play but lost a shorthanded nail-biter in its divisional semifinals at the North East Live AAU tournament over the weekend in Springfield, Mass. On Saturday, ABC defeated the Global Sports team from New York City, 72-61, and the X Men team from Brooklyn, 70-55.

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  2. Norwalk Woman Paces Age Group At New Jersey MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Norwalk Daily Voice

    Norwalk's Shannon Whipple won her age group and finished eighth among the female runners in Sunday's New Jersey Marathon in Oceanport, N.J. Another Fairfield County runner, Sara Belles of Brookfield, won the women's division. Daniel Clark of Stamford finished second in the men's 60-64 division.

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  3. FCA Home Care to Host Alzheimer's Discussion on April 30Read the original story

    Yesterday | StamfordPlus.com

    ... a continuum of care to allow adults to remain safe and independent in their own homes. We are your trusted Fairfield County nonprofit Home Care provider, and our services include Personal Alert emergency response system, Live-In Care, Home Health ...

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  4. 'Counted,' a Worship Band, to Give Darien Concert for Kenya-Bound Mission Team - This SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Patch.com

    COUNTED is a southern Fairfield County based worship band putting on a benefit concert this Saturday, May 2nd at 7:00pm, to raise money to support a mission team heading to Kenya May 27-June 6, as well as the ministries that they will be serving while in the country: Wells of Joy Ministries and Naomi's Village . This family-friendly event will take place at Encounter Church , 988 Post Road, Darien, CT.

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  5. Metro-North's New Haven Line Breaks Ridership RecordRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

    With a 1.6 percent gain over 2013, Metro-North's New Haven line carried more riders in 2014 than in any year of its history, the railroad reported Monday. Fairfield County riders going to Manhattan jobs are still the largest single piece of the customer base, but the growth is coming from Connecticut and Westchester County, N.Y., workers commuting to jobs in Stamford, Norwalk and Greenwich, along with off-peak riders to New York City.

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  6. Upcoming Auditions for Town Players of NewtownRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Town Players is a community theater group located in Newtown, Connecticut in Fairfield County.

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  7. Record 39.6 Million Passengers Ride Metro-North's New Haven LineRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Stamford Daily Voice

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. Ridership on Metro-North's New Haven Line reached record highs in 2014, with 39.6 million passenger trips a 1.6 percent increase over 2013 according to numbers released Monday by the Connecticut Department of Transportation and the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, parent of Metro-North.

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  8. Venue for Family Centers Breakfast Speaker Series Is ChangedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | Patch.com

    Family Centers will welcome Roger Ailes, FOX News Chairman and CEO and Fox Television Stations' Chairman, as the latest speaker in its Titans Series, on Thursday, June 25 at 7:30 a.m. Family Centers' Titan Speaker Series brings America's leaders to Fairfield County for an intimate and captivating discussion. Previous speakers have included Dr. Henry Kissinger, former Federal Reserve Chairman Paul Volcker, FOX Business Network Anchor Maria Bartiromo and former CIA Director Jack Devine.

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  9. NY Times Puts The Spotlight On Growth Of Builders In Fairfield CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Norwalk Daily Voice

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. New construction in Fairfield County providing spacious houses for wealthy buyers is making a comeback after a quiet market due to the recession, reports the New York Times .

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  10. Brazilian youth group bring music, dance to Stepping StonesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Norwalk Citizen News

    Rios de Encontro, a youth dance troupe from Maraba, Brazil, will be performing throughout Fairfield County through May 2015, as part of the Creative Connectionsi International Young Performers Tour. The group will be at Stepping Stones Museum for Children in Norwalk, Conn., on Saturday, May 2, 2015, from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. Photo courtesy of Rios de Encontro Photo: Contributed Photo Rios de Encontro, a youth dance troupe from Maraba, Brazil, will be performing throughout Fairfield County through May 2015, as part of the Creative Connectionsi International Young Performers Tour.

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  11. Stamford Partnership Board Elects New ChairwomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Stamford Daily Voice

    "I am very excited to take on leadership of the Stamford Partnership board, and look forward to bringing renewed awareness of the Partnership's role in being a catalyst for taking citywide efforts in new directions," said Valerie Senew, first vice president and growth manager for the Fairfield County branches of People's United Bank. For 33 years, the Stamford Partnership, a nonprofit 501 organization, has been dedicated to enhancing Stamford's business environment and the quality of life for all those who work and/or live in the city.

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  12. Median Home Sale Price Rises 23% In WiltonRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Wilton Daily Voice

    Single-family home sales jumped 13 percent in Fairfield County for the first quarter, compared with the same time frame last year, according to the first-quarter report from William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty. Days on market declined by 8 percent.

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  13. Single-Family Home Sales Rise 21% In DanburyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Danbury Daily Voice

    Despite dreary weather, first-quarter residential real estate statistics looked encouraging for Fairfield County homeowners, especially in Danbury and Ridgefield, where the number of sales increased. Single-family home sales jumped 13 percent in Fairfield County for the first quarter, compared with the same time frame last year, according to the first-quarter report from William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty.

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  14. William Pitt Sotheby's Realty Wins Two 2015 Best Of Stamford AwardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Stamford Daily Voice

    ... providing quality guidance to buyers and sellers throughout the Stamford community and other areas of Fairfield County. The real estate team is led by Ron and Gail Malloy and has 11 agents. William Pitt Sotheby's International Realty took home the ...

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  15. Mather Community CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Darien News-Review

    ... The program includes a complimentary luch at nnon. Sign up. Space is limited. On May 6, at 12: 30, VNH of Fairfield County will present a program on healthy meal planning for seniors. The program will offer practical suggestions on ways to build a ...

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  16. In First Year, Uber Snaring Fares In ConnecticutRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Hartford Courant

    ... cabbies complain. Uber has made big inroads in taking people to and from Metro-North stations in affluent Fairfield County towns, for instance, and taxi drivers from Greenwich complained to legislators this winter that it's costing them business. At ...

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  17. Celebrate National Pretzel Day Sunday, Fairfield CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Norwalk Daily Voice

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. Sunday is National Pretzel Day, which celebrates what many believe to be the world's oldest snack, reports Holiday Insights.

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  18. Berlin Architectural Firm Selected for Design of New Police Headquarters in StamfordRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 | Patch.com

    A Berlin architecture firm that specializes in designing public safety buildings has been selected by the city to design the new headquarters for the Stamford Police Department in Fairfield County. Jacunski Humes, the firm that has designed police headquarters in Darien, Danbury, West Haven, East Hartford, and Cromwell, was selected from a pool of nine applicants , according to The Advocate.

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  19. NY Times Spotlights Westport Real Estate - AgainRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 25 | Westport Now

    ... , features a Westport-datelined story headlined "In Fairfield, the Builders Are Back." Fairfield refers to Fairfield County. Written by Lisa Prevost, who has authored many of the previous Times real estate stories mentioning Westport, the story ...

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  20. 'I Am A Woman,' Newtown High School Graduate Jenner Says In 20/20 InterviewRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The Greenwich Daily Voice

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. Newtown High School graduate Bruce Jenner started his TV conversation with Diane Sawyer April 24 with the words, "I've always been very confused with my gender identity."

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