The following are a list of events that took place in Ridgefield over the last four centuries on August 14:

Aug. 14, 1946 - 230 veterans march down Main Street in a huge Victory Day celebration that includes a ball game, dinner, and a dance.

Aug. 14, 1985 - A panel of experts recommends the town employ Norwalk Hospital to provide around-the-clock paramedics.

The following excerpts can be found at “A Ridgefield Timeline” on

The Press will be continue piling such lists throughout the summer and into the fall. Please email with any suggestions or feedback.