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Showing 5/13/2022 to 4/18/2022

Norwalk photos: Rock ’em Sock ’em

NORWALK, Conn. — It’s like your robovac got fitted with a forklift and wandered into a bruising battle with... (Read more)

5 / 13 / 2022

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Norwalk/Stamford to get 60% State reimbursement on school construction projects

NORWALK, Conn. – In what Bob Duff calls a “generational game changer,” Norwalk and Stamford will now get 60%... (Read more)

5 / 12 / 2022

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Norwalk Democrats endorse Johnson for District 143 State Representative

NORWALK, Conn. – Dominique Johnson is Norwalk Democrats’ choice to replace Stephanie Thomas in the Statehouse. District 143 Democrats... (Read more)

5 / 12 / 2022

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State adds $50 million to new NHS budget

NORWALK, Conn. – The State has committed another $50 million to the Norwalk High School project. In addition, the... (Read more)

5 / 12 / 2022

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Norwalk looks to private/public partnership in proposed mixed-used development next to SoNo train station

NORWALK, Conn. — The City is negotiating a deal with Spinnaker Real Estate Partners, a plan to sell the... (Read more)

5 / 11 / 2022

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Norwalk BoE looks to study traffic impact of resuming changed high school start times

NORWALK, Conn. – The City appears ready to conduct the overdue traffic study the school district needs if it... (Read more)

5 / 10 / 2022

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Norwalk photos: ‘Save one tree’

NORWALK, Conn. — A protest sign along the Norwalk railroad tracks marks Katherine Snedaker’s ongoing campaign against Eversource’s tree... (Read more)

5 / 6 / 2022

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Norwalk recognized for ‘best practices’

NORWALK, Conn. – The City of Norwalk has been named a 2022 Gold Level Certified Community in Best Practices... (Read more)

5 / 5 / 2022

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Norwalk political notes: Opinions, personal news

NORWALK, Conn. – Some Norwalk political notes for you: Rilling, Duff on Roe v. Wade Doyle Lyons: ‘City destroyed... (Read more)

5 / 5 / 2022

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Norwalk’s budget’s done, but action is needed to cover surprise health care costs

NORWALK, Conn. — Norwalk’s operating budget for the upcoming fiscal year has been finalized and the Board of Education... (Read more)

5 / 4 / 2022

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Democrats lead Norwalk rally against U.S. Supreme Court opinion condemning 1973 Roe v Wade decision

NORWALK, Conn. — About 40 people rallied Tuesday outside the Norwalk courthouse in response to news suggesting that the... (Read more)

5 / 4 / 2022

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NPD has more sworn officers; Union President explains challenges

NORWALK, Conn. – The Norwalk Police Department is “still under the gun” for manpower, said Lt. David O’Connor, police... (Read more)

5 / 2 / 2022

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Al Madany wins free parking on Fridays, religious holiday

NORWALK, Conn. — Norwalk is temporarily taking a break from issuing parking tickets on Mott Avenue on certain days,... (Read more)

5 / 1 / 2022

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Norwalk political notes: Rilling’s decision; Term limits off the table; Melendez handles cash flow

NORWALK, Conn. – Some Norwalk political notes for you: Republican praises Rilling, defends long delay Lawyer to Council: You... (Read more)

4 / 29 / 2022

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Norwalk photos: Pear trees

NORWALK, Conn. – Trees sporting white flowers have been heralding the arrival of Spring all over Norwalk. But, “as... (Read more)

4 / 29 / 2022

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Norwalk fills three key positions

NORWALK, Conn. – Norwalk has filled three vacant positions: Paul Gorman is the new deputy tax assessor Tina Fogell... (Read more)

4 / 28 / 2022

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Norwalk Fire Department swears in new firefighters, promoted officers

NORWALK, Conn. – Sixteen Norwalk firefighters were honored Tuesday with a long-delayed swearing in ceremony at the Norwalk Fire... (Read more)

4 / 28 / 2022

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Norwalk greenlights $20 million in ARPA spending

Nonprofit spending proposal draws pushback NORWALK, Conn. – There’s triumph on one side of the equation and contention on... (Read more)

4 / 27 / 2022

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Norwalk Little League kicks off

NORWALK, Conn. — Norwalk Little League began its season Saturday with an opening ceremony at the Broad River baseball... (Read more)

4 / 26 / 2022

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Norwalk photos: Earth Day

NORWALK, Conn. – Norwalk marked Earth Day with festivities on the Town Green, organized by Audrey Cozzarin. “We love... (Read more)

4 / 26 / 2022

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Keegan reflects on his years on Norwalk Common Council

Republicans need a do-over on vote for Meek NORWALK, Conn. – Being the only elected Republican in Norwalk is... (Read more)

4 / 25 / 2022

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East Norwalk trees felled by State

NORWALK, Conn. – As some folks were preparing for Earth Day, others were cutting down trees. “The complete destruction... (Read more)

4 / 25 / 2022

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A Norwalk photo #143

NORWALK, Conn. – Henry, a 10-month-old Labrador Retriever, enjoys the Taylor Farm Dog Park, Wednesday off Canfield Avenue. (Read more)

4 / 22 / 2022

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P&Z should reject plan for school at LaKota Oaks

On Sept. 8, a Stamford-based business known as Schoolhouse Academy leased the 66-acre LaKota Oaks property at 32 Weed... (Read more)

4 / 21 / 2022

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Judge tosses Milligan’s lawsuit attacking Redevelopment’s Wall/West plan

NORWALK, Conn. – Real estate broker Jason Milligan’s attempt to invalidate the Redevelopment Agency’s Wall Street/West Avenue area plan... (Read more)

4 / 21 / 2022

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Himes and Blumenthal highlight $15 million for Walk Bridge project

NORWALK, Conn. – Preparatory work for the Walk Bridge replacement project is underway,  and major construction will begin next... (Read more)

4 / 21 / 2022

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Norwalk Republicans choose Meek to replace Keegan

NORWALK, Conn. – Bryan Meek promised Tuesday to “put a fork in the Mayor’s eye,” should he be appointed... (Read more)

4 / 20 / 2022

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Saving trees for Earth, and its day of importance

I’m unnerved when I hear that morbid sound of trees being dismembered, limb by limb, until they’re pulverized into... (Read more)

4 / 19 / 2022

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Norwalk school bathroom talk shifts from ‘get it done’ to pleas for ‘gender-neutral’

NORWALK, Conn. —  A year ago, Norwalk parents won a promise from City leaders to fix up middle school... (Read more)

4 / 19 / 2022

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Norwalk Council hires a lawyer to help rewrite ancient charter

NORWALK, Conn. – Norwalk’s singularly backward charter, which hasn’t had a comprehensive revision since it was written in 1913,... (Read more)

4 / 18 / 2022

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