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United We Stand-Tips for Small Business to SUCCEED!

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Small Biz Tip of the Month: Embrace Your Small Business Niche Independent, locally owned businesses offer everything from best-selling books and next-generation electronics to organic produce and freshly baked sweets – but they may rarely sell them in one place. More often than not, local businesses specialize in a particular niche, such as books, sporting […]

NEW MEMBERS SUMMER EVENT ….PHOTOS AND NEWS

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Louie’s Italian Bar & Restaurant, Darien’s newest restaurant and Darien Chamber Member, hosted a wonderful new member’s event on July 26th. The Chamber combined its popular “Summer STOPOVER” themed Business After Hours event with introducing its many new members to each other. Jayme Stevenson, First Selectman and Susan Marks, Selectman attended to welcome our new […]

Sidewalk Sales and Family Fun Days

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Darien Sidewalk Sales and Family Fun Days 2017-July 6th, 7th & 8th from 9am-5pm. The Darien Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual Sidewalk Sales & Family Fun Days on Thursday, Friday & Saturday, July 6th & 7th & 8th, from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.  The First County Bank is continuing as the Title Sponsor […]

Native Plants Breakfast Talk at The Gardener’s Center & Florist

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The Gardener’s Center and Florist is proud to be Darien’s local resource for home gardeners. After 37 years of years of business, and thousands of hours digging in the garden, they feel that it’s about time residents look back to nature for inspiration in the landscape. Non-native plant species require a lot of human input […]

Going For Green-Photos and more!

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April’s “Going For Green” event was a great success in every way! Hosted by the Darien Nature Center and sponsored by Darien Bank & Trust, Chamber friends and families gathered to celebrate our DHS Graphics Design Poster winners, plus, our chamber members that have made a special effort to “do good for our environment here […]

Be Informed-Important Info from DPD

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Recently the Darien Chamber, Darien Police Department, The U.S. Secret Service and the Life Solution Center of Darien partnered on a  “Business Security” talk. David Harvey Jewelers -Darien hosted the event and provided the refreshments. Brown Dog Fancy Organic Mustards provided the fabulous food with product samples. Chamber members and guests were given an immense […]

DCC COLLEGE SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM

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   The Darien Chamber of Commerce offers scholarships to deserving students each year. The primary source of scholarship fundraising is by the Annual Wine & Food Tasting event at BMW of Darien (was held in October 2018) and  membership renewal donations made by Darien Chamber members. The application for 2019 is now available due date […]

Aquarion Link on Water Shortage

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http://www.aquarion.com/CT/reduce-your-indoor-water-use Get the latest update from Aquarion on the water shortage with tips on what you can do in your home and business to reduce water shortage. Although it is winter, we are still in a shortage! The more we can do to save water now, the better prepared we will be for spring and […]

Chamber Distributes Donations to 3 Darien Non-Profits!

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The Darien Chamber of Commerce recently donated three checks from the proceeds of the 2016 Wine Tasting and Silent Auction Event  held at BMW of Darien. This year the beneficiaries were the DEPOT, Darien Arts Center and the Darien Chamber Charitable Foundation for scholarships and Darien Holiday Lights. Kathy Arrix and Kathryn Doran, Co-Presidents of […]

The Shake Shack Chant!

Shake Shack IS HERE!!

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  Watch “The Shake Shack Chant”! SHAKE SHACK is truly “SHAKE’IN” IN DARIEN!! New year, new Shack! Shake Shack® is excited to kick off 2017 with a new location in Darien, Connecticut. The Darien Shack, Shake Shack’s third in Connecticut, has opened at 1340 Post Road. Shake Shack is a critically acclaimed, modern day “roadside” […]