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Ridgefield businesses hold steady during pandemic

As for a pandemic reprise, 62% of respondents said they would be able to survive another shutdown.

Atria Senior Living opens on Quarry Road in Ridgefield

This is the company's ninth Connecticut community.

Ridgefield coffee shop KaFo to close Main St. business

The store claimed it served "the absolute best coffee you have ever tasted!"

Jean-Michel Boers succeeding Wolfgang Baiker as head of Boehringer Ingelheim U.S.

Boers joined Boehringer Ingelheim in 1998 in Belgium, and came to the U.S. in 2016 as senior vice president of the Specialty Care Franchise; he has led the U.S. Human Pharma business since January 2017.

Ridgefield’s RVNAhealth rises to the challenge in unsettled environment

While Gov. Ned Lamont is maintaining that the general decline of virus-related hospitalizations in Fairfield County indicates that it has passed its peak, RVNA President and CEO Theresa Santoro says that has not been her experience: "There’s been no slowdown for us.”

COVID-19 LATEST: Lamont calls for long-term recovery committees to be formed...

The state government is encouraging the formation of long-term recovery committees in every municipality -- an "effective way to bring our economy back," according to Lt. Gov. Susan Bysiewicz -- as COVID-19-related hospitalizations continued to decline.

Dan Spano, personal trainer-turned-entrepreneur and humanitarian, dies from COVID-19 at 30

Dan Spano, a Ridgefield native who brought the GYMGUYZ in-home personal training franchise to Fairfield County and organized a coat and food drive last...

Ridgefield’s Thrown Stone postpones 2020 theater season

“The health and well-being of our audience and the community comes first," the company said on its website.

Ridgefield’s Boehringer Ingelheim launches Global Support Program to fight COVID-19

Among its efforts, Boehringer has made available $6.4 million for financial and in-kind donations for local emergency aid across its markets.

COVID-19 LATEST: Numbers still rising, but ‘seem to be flattening out,’...

While Connecticut's number of COVID-19 infections, hospitalizations and deaths continues to rise, Gov. Ned Lamont today insisted that they "seem to be flattening out."

Ridgefield’s Rudy Marconi first municipal leader to contract COVID-19

“Because I have been extremely careful in following all the directives, this is a reminder of how aggressive this virus is. Please stay home,” the 71-year-old Marconi said in a statement.

Massive layoffs at Macy’s, Kohl’s, Gap, Bridgeport bakery, Mystic Seaport

Bridgeport’s Lecoq Cuisine Corp. has laid off 181 workers. “Although this action may be temporary, given the uncertainty created by this pandemic, this separation may be permanent,” according to Chief People Officer Laura Brown.

Bars, restaurants doing what they can in face of COVID-19 ban

“Restaurants are not buying a lot of kegs these days,” one craft brewer noted wryly.

COVID-19 update: 96 positive cases; Congress to consider $1 trillion spending...

The $1 trillion spending proposal from the White House would include $500 billion in direct payments to Americans. Indications are that that bill will be introduced early next week.

Pair of nonprofits try alternative means of raising funds in COVID-19...

Bridgeport’s Connecticut Institute for Refugees and Immigrants is combining two in-person fundraisers into the online-only “A Night In: The Best Un-Event of the Season.” "As the saying goes, when life hands you lemons, make lemonade," said the group's Director of External Affairs Ashley Gaudiano.