Tablao plans to open in former Fifty Coins storefront this spring

The former Fifty Coins storefront on Main Street will have a new tenant this spring. Tablao Wine Bar and Restaurant, which has a location in South Norwalk, is planning to move into the vacant space. — Steve Coulter photo ...

Vandalism reported at Ballard Greenhouse

The Garden and Conservation Trust has reported significant damage to several glass panes at the Ballard Greenhouse in ...

Scotts Ridge security guard watches out for students — one high five at a time

Security Guard Clarence Buie, 59, delivers a high-five to eighth grader Catie Patterson at Scotts Ridge Middle School, ...

Grand List: Town tax base grows — about half of one percent

Ridgefield’s tax base is creeping closer to $5 billion. Growth of close to $29 million — or 0.6% ...

Top 10 taxpayers total over $433 million

Valued at more than $433 million, the town’s top 10 taxpayers range from an international corporation to a utility company’s land and equipment to a country club and a private horse farm, along with a mix of shopping centers, offices and apartment buildings. They are part of a more than $4.8 billion grand list of taxable property in Ridgefield, complied by town assessor Al Garzi for the 2019-20 fiscal year. ...

Stietzel’s trey helps Ridgefield upset Trumbull in FCIAC quarterfinals

Kate Wagner (shown during a game earlier this season) scored a team-high 10 points as Ridgefield upset Trumbull in the FCIAC quarterfinals. — Andy Hutchison photo As Cali ...

The FCIAC girls basketball quarterfinals by the numbers

The Ridgefield Tigers head into the FCIAC Girls Basketball Tournament as the No. 7 seed and will square off against the Trumbull Eagles when the quarterfinal games are ...

DiMarzo resigns as Ridgefield girls hoop coach

Tom DiMarzo has resigned as head coach of the Ridgefield High girls basketball team. Photo: Autumn Driscoll The Ridgefield High girls basketball team is entering the postseason with ...

Ridgefield takes hits, makes plays, tops Prep

Tyler Gordon (right) tangles with a Fairfield Prep player during Wednesday's game. Photo: Scott Mullin / Hearst Connecticut Media Hunched over while skating off the ice after the ...
Lazar Agoev (top) tangles with Fairfield Prep's Dean Tsirandes in the 160-pound finals at Class LL wrestling championships. Agoev won the title with a 7-6 decision. — Andy Hutchison photo

Ridgefield’s Agoev triumphs at Class LL wrestling

Lazar Agoev (top) tangles with Fairfield Prep's Dean Tsiranides in the 160-pound finals at Class LL wrestling championships. Agoev won the title with a 7-6 decision. — Andy Hutchison photo Lazar Agoev is now two-for-two in the postseason. One week after winning a conference championship, Agoev, a senior at Ridgefield High, added a state title by ...

Letter: Make the sewer use fee fair

To the Editor: Three months ago, the town voted approval of funding to revamp the waste water treatment ...

Letter: Protect art programming

To the Editor: We at NEA-Ridgefield are writing this letter to express our belief in the importance of ...

Over $2 million in road work is part of town’s budget plans

“We have a wish list, and we have a list of roads we’re going to be paving,” Public Works Director Peter Hill told the selectmen. Repaving work on ...

Ridgefield’s Agoev triumphs at Class LL wrestling

Lazar Agoev (top) tangles with Fairfield Prep's Dean Tsiranides in the 160-pound finals at Class LL wrestling championships. Agoev won the title with a 7-6 decision. — Andy ...

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Vandalism reported at Ballard Greenhouse

The Garden and Conservation Trust has reported significant damage to several glass panes at the Ballard Greenhouse in Ballard Park “Many windows were broken by rocks and coins,” said Tamera ...

Scotts Ridge security guard watches out for students — one high five at a time

Security Guard Clarence Buie, 59, delivers a high-five to eighth grader Catie Patterson at Scotts Ridge Middle School, Wednesday, Feb. 6. Patterson and her fellow eighth grade students raised enough ...

Grand List: Town tax base grows — about half of one percent

Ridgefield’s tax base is creeping closer to $5 billion. Growth of close to $29 million — or 0.6% — pushed the total assessed value of taxable property in town to ...
Lazar Agoev (top) tangles with Fairfield Prep's Dean Tsirandes in the 160-pound finals at Class LL wrestling championships. Agoev won the title with a 7-6 decision. — Andy Hutchison photo

Ridgefield’s Agoev triumphs at Class LL wrestling

Lazar Agoev (top) tangles with Fairfield Prep's Dean Tsiranides in the 160-pound finals at Class LL wrestling championships. Agoev won the title with a 7-6 decision. — Andy Hutchison photo Lazar Agoev is now two-for-two in the postseason. One week after winning a conference championship, Agoev, a senior at Ridgefield ...

Stietzel’s trey helps Ridgefield upset Trumbull in FCIAC quarterfinals

Kate Wagner (shown during a game earlier this season) scored a team-high 10 points as Ridgefield upset Trumbull in the FCIAC quarterfinals. — Andy Hutchison photo As Cali Stietzel stood in the ...

The FCIAC girls basketball quarterfinals by the numbers

The Ridgefield Tigers head into the FCIAC Girls Basketball Tournament as the No. 7 seed and will square off against the Trumbull Eagles when the quarterfinal games are played at Fairfield-Ludlowe High ...

DiMarzo resigns as Ridgefield girls hoop coach

Tom DiMarzo has resigned as head coach of the Ridgefield High girls basketball team. Photo: Autumn Driscoll The Ridgefield High girls basketball team is entering the postseason with a new head coach. ...

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Letter: Protect art programming

To the Editor: We at NEA-Ridgefield are writing this letter to express our belief in the importance of maintaining full-time art positions at the elementary level. Our mission at NEA-R is first ...

Letter: ZBA on wrong side of solar debate

To the Editor: Thursday was decision time for the Zoning Board of Appeals on the appeal by a Canterbury Lane neighbor over placement of ground mounted solar panels on my friends’ property. ...

Walsh’s Wonderings — Knives on roadsides

Robert F. Walsh There’s a disturbing trend on the streets these days that is as dangerous as it is unnecessary. No, I’m not referring to Drake’s “In My Feelings” Challenge (age check, ...

Detective DuBord named Officer of the Year

Ridgefield police detective David DuBord with Cub Scouts from Ridgefield Pack 26. DuBord was named Officer of the Year for 2018. Ridgefield police detective David ...

Tie a blanket: Girl Scout provides comfort to foster care children

Ridgefield High School senior Bridget Kager, red shirt, works on blankets with Keleigh Zuckert, blue shirt, a senior at Immaculate High School, on Feb. 6 ...

Tie a blanket: Girl Scout provides comfort to foster care children

Ridgefield High School senior Bridget Kager, red shirt, works on blankets with Keleigh Zuckert, blue shirt, a senior at Immaculate High School, on Feb. 6 ...
Spring for Abilis Gala co-chairs with their children: Bibi Clarke and her son Danny of Greenwich; Daniella Mini and her son Diego of Greenwich; and Fran Cohen and her daughter Ali of Weston.

Spring for Abilis gala supports those with special needs

Spring for Abilis Gala co-chairs with their children: Bibi Clarke and her son Danny of Greenwich; Daniella Mini and her son Diego of Greenwich; and ...

Detective DuBord named Officer of the Year

Ridgefield police detective David DuBord with Cub Scouts from Ridgefield Pack 26. DuBord was named Officer of the Year for 2018. Ridgefield police detective David ...

Tie a blanket: Girl Scout provides comfort to foster care children

Ridgefield High School senior Bridget Kager, red shirt, works on blankets with Keleigh Zuckert, blue shirt, a senior at Immaculate High School, on Feb. 6 ...

Tie a blanket: Girl Scout provides comfort to foster care children

Ridgefield High School senior Bridget Kager, red shirt, works on blankets with Keleigh Zuckert, blue shirt, a senior at Immaculate High School, on Feb. 6 ...
Spring for Abilis Gala co-chairs with their children: Bibi Clarke and her son Danny of Greenwich; Daniella Mini and her son Diego of Greenwich; and Fran Cohen and her daughter Ali of Weston.

Spring for Abilis gala supports those with special needs

Spring for Abilis Gala co-chairs with their children: Bibi Clarke and her son Danny of Greenwich; Daniella Mini and her son Diego of Greenwich; and ...

Conscious Cook: The lusciousness of love

“Happiness. Simple as a glass of chocolate or torturous as the heart. Bitter. Sweet. Alive.” — Joanne Harris, Chocolat" Love is in the air! With ...

Test Drive: 2019 VW Golf knows big things come in small packages

Anyone who remembers driving a 1960s or ’70s Volkswagen Beetle may be surprised to learn the ...

Reel Dad: Remembering Albert Finney

From the start, his smile lit the screen. And in that first moment Albert Finney appeared ...

Curtain Call: ‘Always … Patsy Cline’ packs the house

Music Theatre of Connecticut (MTC), Norwalk: Some super star vocalists who produce pure magic on stage ...

Conscious Cook: The lusciousness of love

“Happiness. Simple as a glass of chocolate or torturous as the heart. Bitter. Sweet. Alive.” — Joanne Harris, Chocolat" Love is in the air! With ...

Test Drive: 2019 VW Golf knows big things come in small packages

Anyone who remembers driving a 1960s or ’70s Volkswagen Beetle may be surprised to learn the ...

Reel Dad: Remembering Albert Finney

From the start, his smile lit the screen. And in that first moment Albert Finney appeared ...

Curtain Call: ‘Always … Patsy Cline’ packs the house

Music Theatre of Connecticut (MTC), Norwalk: Some super star vocalists who produce pure magic on stage ...

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