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The new service area along I-95 northbound in Darien, Conn. (credit: Duby McDowell)

New I-95 Darien Rest Stop Opens Thursday

Motorists can fill up at any one of the 24 fueling points and, according to Paul Landino, who oversees the massive project, amenities such as the internet, electric power, air conditioning, and heat are offered to weary truckers.

06/05/2013

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Conn. Trains Searched For Boston Marathon Bombing Suspect

Authorities in Connecticut said they searched trains in Norwalk and Darien for one of the Boston Marathon bombing suspects but didn’t find anything.

04/19/2013

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Conn. Senate OKs Gun Control Bills, Sends To House

Following a respectful and at times somber debate, the Senate voted 26-10 in favor of the bill crafted by leaders from both major parties in the Democratic-controlled legislature.

04/03/2013

Metro-North Railroad New Haven Line train (file / credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Person Struck And Killed By Metro-North Train In Darien

Metro-North officials are investigating the death of a person struck by a New Haven Line train at the Noroton Heights station in Darien.

03/04/2013

Rob Morrison (credit: CBS 2)

CBS 2 Anchor Rob Morrison Arrested After Allegedly Fighting With Wife

The Morrisons put out a statement, saying they are cooperating with police and are confident a full investigation will show the allegations have been “greatly exaggerated.”

02/18/2013

Snow falls at the Westport, Conn. Metro-North Railroad station - Feb. 8, 2013 (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

Thousands In Conn. Without Power; Motor Vehicle Travel Ban In Effect

More than 23,000 customers were left without power in Connecticut Friday night after snowstorm winds picked up.

02/08/2013

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Gov. Malloy: All State Employees Should Return To Work Wednesday

The governor said Superstorm Sandy is over and the state has now begun the process of assessing damage and getting lives back to normal.

10/30/2012

New York City Taxi (file / credit: Chris Hondros/Getty Images)

All Charges Dropped Against Darien Banker Accused Of Assaulting Cab Driver

The Darien resident was accused of cutting the driver’s hand with a pen knife after refusing to pay the $204 fare from Manhattan to Darien last December.

10/15/2012

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Stamford Cop Critically Hurt Falling From Bridge During Chase

There were prayers Thursday evening for a critically injured police officer, hurt earlier in the day chasing down a suspect along Interstate-95 in Connecticut.

05/17/2012

Tilley Pond Park - Darien, CT (file / credit: Town of Darien)

Local Organizer Tries Bribery To Get Protesters At Occupy Darien

Day two of Occupy Darien drew only a few protesters – even fewer than day one during which eleven people showed up. That’s one for every police officer assigned to keep the peace.

12/22/2011

Tilley Pond Park - Darien, CT (file / credit: Town of Darien)

Rain Keeps Many Away From Occupy Darien

There were plenty of Darien police officers on standby but few protestors at Occupy Darien. Organizer Margaret Rague has been eager to welcome anyone who might be part of the movement.

12/21/2011

Burglars (file / credit: clipart.com)

Cops: Fairfield County Burglars Using Unusual Technique

In Darien, five homes have recently been targeted by thieves who first make sure the homes are unoccupied. That’s not so odd, but what they do next is.

10/19/2011

Linda McMahon (file / credit: Richard Messina-Pool/Getty Images)

Report: Linda McMahon To Announce New Run For Senate Soon

Linda McMahon is like many of her WWE fighters. She gets knocked down, but doesn’t stay down.

09/14/2011

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Hurricane Irene Disrupts Irene’s Wedding In Connecticut

Sunday is the big day for Irene, not the hurricane, but Irene Rios of West Haven, Connecticut. She was supposed to have her wedding at the Savin Rock Conference Center but not anymore.

08/26/2011

Metro-North Railroad Train (file / credit: DON EMMERT/AFP/Getty Images)

92-Year-Old Driver Injured After Metro-North Train Hits Car On Tracks In Darien

Metro-North Railroad officials say a train struck a car in Darien that was driven by a 92-year-old man who had stopped on the tracks.

08/17/2011

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