Contact Us
New Canaan Daily Voice serves New Canaan, CT
Return to your home site

Menu

New Canaan Daily Voice serves New Canaan, CT

Nearby Towns

James O'Rourke

Curator

James O'Rourke's Contributions

  1. New Canaan High's Concert Choir, Madrigal Ensemble Sing Songs Of The Season

    New Canaan High's Concert Choir, Madrigal Ensemble Sing Songs Of The Season

    NEW CANAAN, Conn. – The New Canaan High School Concert Choir and Madrigal Ensemble recently wrapped up 2016 by performing selections from George Frideric Handel’s “Messiah,” and other choral and holiday favorites.The concerts – held Dec. 11 at Woolsey Hall at Yale University and Dec. 14 at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church in New Canaan – included performances by choral ensembles, student ...

  2. Stratford's Fright Haven Puts A Scary Spin On Christmas

    Stratford's Fright Haven Puts A Scary Spin On Christmas

    STRATFORD, Conn. – In a scary spin on Christmas, this holiday season Santa knows when you’ve been screaming, he knows when you’re afraid."A Frightmare Before Christmas" is offering a creepy new twist on the holiday at Fright Haven in Stratford. The business put itself on the map this fall by offering the largest indoor Halloween Haunted House across the state.The ...

  3. Make It Sparkle: Design An Ornament At Norwalk Historical Society

    Make It Sparkle: Design An Ornament At Norwalk Historical Society

    NORWALK, Conn. – Have you ever stopped to admire a truly festive Christmas tree and wondered how such beautiful, glittery ornaments are made?Laurie Davis has got an answer for you.Davis, also known as “The Glitter Fairy,” will be leading “Glitter 101,” an adult ornament-making workshop that will provide instruction on how to make an ornament while focusing on the history of glitter, ...

  4. Model Train Show Rolls Into Wilton Historical Society In Time For Holidays

    Model Train Show Rolls Into Wilton Historical Society In Time For Holidays

    WILTON, Conn. -- The Wilton Historical Society's six-week holiday special exhibition is aimed at train lovers of all ages.The “Great Trains Holiday Exhibit: An Interactive Wonderland” is scheduled to begin at noon on Friday, Nov. 25 at the Society’s home at 224 Danbury Road/Route 7. The exhibit is to run through Jan. 16.The opening event, scheduled from noon – 4 p.m. Friday, is to ...

  5. Are You Shopping Today, New Canaan?

    Are You Shopping Today, New Canaan?

    The turkey has been picked clean and the pie tins are empty. It’s time to dive into Black Friday madness!Citing the National Retail Federation, the personal finance website Wallethub.com said total retail sales this holiday season are expected to total about $655.8 billion. Much of that figure will come from Black Friday sales.To help customers find the best bargains, Wallethub surveyed ...

  6. For Thanksgiving, U.S. Attorney Urges Connecticut To Stand Up To Hate

    For Thanksgiving, U.S. Attorney Urges Connecticut To Stand Up To Hate

    FAIRFIELD, Conn. – In a message to state residents Wednesday, U.S. Attorney for Connecticut Deirdre M. Daly urged all people to “stand up to hate.”“This Thanksgiving, particularly after our highly contested presidential election, is a time to reflect on our country’s bedrock principles,” Daly said in the statement. “These values include our commitment to tolerance and cultural ...

  7. Greenwich Educator Offers Tips On Raising Middle School Girls

    Greenwich Educator Offers Tips On Raising Middle School Girls

    GREENWICH, Conn. -- While raising teenage girls in these challenging, often confusing, times is giving parents across the country a run for their money, one professional educator is stepping in to offer potential solutions at no cost.David Olson, head of Sacred Heart Greenwich's Middle School, is to present his lecture, "The Middle School Girl: What Parents Need to Know," at ...

  8. Stamford Police Seek To Identify Suspect In Cellphone Theft

    Stamford Police Seek To Identify Suspect In Cellphone Theft

    STAMFORD, Conn. -- Police are looking for a man they say stole a cellphone from a Bank of America branch in Stamford.The unidentified man, seen on bank security footage wearing a long-sleeved blue shirt, has short, dark hair, a beard and brown eyes.According to a Facebook post about the man Thursday, the incident occurred Sept. 29 at the bank at 383 W. Main St., police said.Anyone who ...

  9. Need Rain: 'Severe' Drought Conditions Worsening Across Fairfield County

    Need Rain: 'Severe' Drought Conditions Worsening Across Fairfield County

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. – Drought conditions that have plagued the region throughout much of the spring and summer are growing worse in Fairfield County and spreading as autumn approaches, according to the National Weather Service.The drought for southern Connecticut is now considered to be "severe," according to the weather service. The “persistent weather pattern” that last ...

  10. Bridgeport Man Gets 30 Years For Stabbing Death Of Cab Driver In Norwalk

    Bridgeport Man Gets 30 Years For Stabbing Death Of Cab Driver In Norwalk

    STAMFORD, Conn. – A 34-year-old former Bridgeport man who admitted murdering a Norwalk cab driver and, in a separate incident, is accused of kidnapping and then running over a woman, was sentenced Wednesday to 30 years in prison, according to the Stamford Advocate.Ramiro Arcos-Garcia pleaded guilty in June to charges that he stabbed cab driver Jackson Pierre-Louis, 51, to death in ...

  11. Prev Page 3 of 10 1 2 3 4 5 Next
    21 - 30 of 91 articles

Welcome to

New Canaan Daily Voice!

Hi! You've read our articles so we know you like our reporting. To keep reading please join our mailing list.

Get important news about your town as it happens.