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Showing 4/20/2018 to 3/27/2018

Central Norwalk roundup: Move to stop DiScala plan; a Wall Street train ‘stop’

NORWALK, Conn. – Here’s a collection of Central Norwalk doings: Uprising against Head of the Harbor North Move for... (Read more)

4 / 20 / 2018

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Norwalk political notes: Fatherly love, crosswalks and Head of the Harbor

NORWALK, Conn. — Here are some items of note: Rilling supports son, slams ‘hiding’ critics Crosswalks installed near hospital Wall... (Read more)

4 / 16 / 2018

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Norwalk’s legislators talk ‘county government,’ state fiscal woes

NORWALK, Conn. – Norwalk’s state legislators spoke to voters recently, touching on state economic challenges, regionalization, a recent controversial... (Read more)

4 / 13 / 2018

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Norwalk school funding roundup: Perspectives on spending

NORWALK, Conn. – Here are some items related to Tuesday’s move on education funding: Hempstead: There’s been a misunderstanding... (Read more)

4 / 12 / 2018

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Barron provides SALT info

NORWALK, Conn. – There are 3,866 Norwalk residential taxpayers who are potentially affected by the recent change to federal... (Read more)

4 / 12 / 2018

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Norwalk Council raises cap to provide BoE more money for strategic plan

Updated, 1:55 p.m.: Comment from Mike Barbis, data is from state.  NORWALK, Conn. — The Norwalk Common Council agreed... (Read more)

4 / 11 / 2018

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Bowman says South Norwalk school stalled, as Council approves capital budget

NORWALK, Conn. — The Norwalk Common Council approved a capital budget Tuesday, with caveats issued by one member. Construction... (Read more)

4 / 11 / 2018

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Adams explains The SoNo Collection to real estate-minded audience

Updated, 1:36 p.m.: Copy edit. NORWALK, Conn. – The SoNo Collection is on track to open on Oct. 11,... (Read more)

4 / 11 / 2018

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Norwalk notes: A possible ethics complaint, education funding

NORWALK, Conn. — Here are a few items of note from the Norwalk political landscape: Barron said to be... (Read more)

4 / 10 / 2018

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Norwalk Land Trust seeks $200K from city for White Barn Preserve

Correction, 2 p.m.: Land Trust must get approval from Conservation Fund national Board. NORWALK, Conn. – The Norwalk Land... (Read more)

4 / 10 / 2018

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Norwalk BET set to consider reinstated $1.5 M BoE ‘deal’ on Tuesday

Updated, 11:10 p.m.: Copy edit. NORWALK, Conn. — The Norwalk school budget battle appears set to close Tuesday with... (Read more)

4 / 9 / 2018

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Camacho: Norwalk BET may meet Tuesday to request more funding for BoE

NORWALK, Conn. — Efforts continue to get the Norwalk Board of Education the additional $1.5 million in funding it... (Read more)

4 / 9 / 2018

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Board of Ed Notes: Attendance questions and ‘budget shenanigans’

NORWALK, Conn. — Here’s some education items of interest: Anderson’s absences unexplained Absence inquiry leads to slam of Rilling... (Read more)

4 / 9 / 2018

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State legislators talk Rainy Day fund and state funding

Updated, 11:18 p.m.: minor copyedit. Updated, 1:10 p.m.: Minor copyedit. NORWALK, Conn. – Norwalk’s state legislators offered differing predictions... (Read more)

4 / 9 / 2018

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Norwalk Zoners approve East Norwalk TOD project

NORWALK, Conn. – It’s a “go” for a developer seeking to build 189 apartments next to the East Norwalk... (Read more)

4 / 6 / 2018

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No progress made on BoE’s hoped for $1.5 million

NORWALK, Conn. – No one’s revealing the Norwalk Board of Education’s intentions regarding its desire for another $1.5 million in... (Read more)

4 / 6 / 2018

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Barbis blasts Barron, BET

NORWALK, Conn. – Finance Director Bob Barron is clueless, Board of Education Chairman Mike Barbis said Tuesday. Barbis was... (Read more)

4 / 4 / 2018

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Sheehan: Norwalk’s new urban apartments don’t contribute heavily to the school system

Updated, 2:23 p.m.: More information; PDF added.  NORWALK, Conn. – The number of school children coming from new apartment... (Read more)

4 / 4 / 2018

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Norwalk Land Trust hosts conservationist for talk

NORWALK, Conn. – This is a press release, presented in the format in which it was sent:   Reggie... (Read more)

4 / 4 / 2018

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Norwalk tax board sticks with $5.5M increase for BoE

Updated, 6: 40 a.m.: More information. NORWALK, Conn. – If the Norwalk Board of Education wants a chance at... (Read more)

4 / 3 / 2018

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Arguments made for and against 230 East Ave. TOD development

NORWALK, Conn. – A decision on the controversial proposal for apartments next to the East Norwalk train station may... (Read more)

4 / 3 / 2018

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Norwalk BoE seeks $550K more than offered

Correction, 7:32 p.m.: High school program explained by Mike Barbis.  Minor edit, 4:49 p.m. Updated, 3:07 p.m.: February comment from... (Read more)

4 / 2 / 2018

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Redeker defends Walk Bridge, laments cuts to transit services

  NORWALK, Conn. — Devastating and irreversible cuts to Connecticut’s public transit system are on the way if the... (Read more)

4 / 2 / 2018

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Wall Street group seeks input on POKO

NORWALK, Conn. – A newly formed group of Wall Street stakeholders is pushing for information on the project colloquially... (Read more)

4 / 2 / 2018

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Levin plans politically incorrect Norwalk tomorrow

NORWALK, Conn. – John Levin’s vision for Norwalk includes a nude beach on Manresa Island and a large, industrially... (Read more)

4 / 1 / 2018

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Redeker pooh poohs Wall Street train station

Updated, 1 p.m.: Headline corrected. NORWALK, Conn. – There’s a plan afoot to electrify the Danbury branch railroad line... (Read more)

3 / 30 / 2018

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GGP exec rebuts ‘pure speculation’ about SoNo Collection

NORWALK, Conn. — Nothing is changing with The SoNo Collection, Mayor Harry Rilling said. Leaders of GGP, the developer... (Read more)

3 / 30 / 2018

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Norwalk BET pressured to up school funding

Updated, 1:28 p.m.:Doug Peeples. NORWALK, Conn. – Norwalk Public Schools’ supporters turned up the heat on the Board of... (Read more)

3 / 29 / 2018

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Rilling stands by Norwalk’s ‘caution’ regarding Rainy Day Fund

Updated, 1:11 p.m.: Comment from Bryan Meek. NORWALK, Conn. – Mayor Harry Rilling on Tuesday opposed an additional drawdown... (Read more)

3 / 28 / 2018

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Rilling defends Sumpter after clash at Norwalk Zoning meeting

Updated, 6:22 p.m.: Copyedit. Updated, 12:23 p.m.: Clarification. NORWALK, Conn. – Mayor Harry Rilling defended Zoning Commission chair Nate... (Read more)

3 / 27 / 2018

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