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Sandra Diamond Fox

Community Reporter

Sandra Diamond Fox has been a journalist since 2005, working for The News-Times and The Redding Pilot prior to coming to the Daily Voice. She has a bachelor's degree in English from Stony Brook University and a Master's degree in publishing from Pace University. She married with four teenage children and is a competitive runner and avid exerciser.

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  1. Danbury Writer Shows High Schoolers How To Ace The College Essay

    Danbury Writer Shows High Schoolers How To Ace The College Essay

    DANBURY, Conn. -- Danbury writer Kristin Wolfe, an adjunct professor of English, is teaching a workshop to help juniors and seniors with the essays for their college applications."Amidst a sea of test scores, grades and activity data, the essay is where you really get to demonstrate who you are and what you have to offer," Wolfe said. "Sign up for a six-week workshop to ...

  2. Westport Flips For New Donut Crazy At Train Station

    Westport Flips For New Donut Crazy At Train Station

    WESTPORT, Conn. — Metro-North commuters and area residents alike had a reason to cheer Friday as Donut Crazy officially threw open its doors at the Westport Train Station at about dawn.    Donut Crazy has developed a cult following across Fairfield County for its enormous doughnuts and unusual flavor combos. On opening day, Gabby Jordan of Stamford had her hands full with a Nutella ...

  3. Looking To Change Your Fitness Routine? Try Pole Dancing At Norwalk Studio

    Looking To Change Your Fitness Routine? Try Pole Dancing At Norwalk Studio

    NORWALK, Conn. — Zumba, kickboxing, boot camp, spinning: You’ve already tried all the cardio classes — or have you?Work It Dance and Fitness in Norwalk is now offering Pole Dancing, which may be a new — and addictive — option for fitness buffs.Pole dancing combines a variety of workouts all rolled into one. "You develop strength comparable to crossfit, you gain cardio endurance ...

  4. Volunteers Keep Wilton's Turnover Shop Thriving After 75 Years

    Volunteers Keep Wilton's Turnover Shop Thriving After 75 Years

    WILTON, Conn. — The Turnover Shop, which has been kept running for 75 years entirely due to volunteers, is not your average thrift shop.The consignment/donation shop offers a large selection of new and gently used clothing as well as household merchandise, books, shoes, linens and craft items."It’s a terrific place for things like prom dresses, tuxedos, Halloween costumes and other ...

  5. Wilton's Culture Tea Brews Up Ways To Help You Combat Stress, Improve Sleep

    Wilton's Culture Tea Brews Up Ways To Help You Combat Stress, Improve Sleep

    WILTON, Conn. — Alexander Higle and Shu-Chuan Chen, owners of Culture Tea in Wilton, are brewing up a few new offerings at their tea shop. They are offering a series of free health talks along with some new flavors of tea.The talks, which will be taught by a different expert each week, will help customers learn how to improve their health.“This series is about finding ideal health -- ...

  6. Blizzard May Be Over In Fairfield County, But The Snow Plowing Goes On

    Blizzard May Be Over In Fairfield County, But The Snow Plowing Goes On

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — The heavy snow stopped falling Tuesday evening, but Danbury resident Scott Clifford was still out plowing the snow on Wednesday morning. Clifford, who operates a local snow-plowing business, was shoveling out the Peachwave in Brookfield, which is owned by his family.It will take a long time to clean up from Tuesday's blizzard -- which dumped 7 to 20 inches of ...

  7. Snow Birds In Fairfield County? Hitting The Seed After The Storm

    Snow Birds In Fairfield County? Hitting The Seed After The Storm

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY, Conn. — As the snowstorm tapers off on Tuesday afternoon, the birds are once again flying across Fairfield County. "The March storm makes it difficult for birds to find natural sources for food, so feeders are like a fast-food drive-through during storms. Chickadees need to fatten up during the day to survive frigid nights," said Brookfield resident Tara ...

  8. Braach's Flowers Still Blooming After Transplanting To New Spot In Norwalk

    Braach's Flowers Still Blooming After Transplanting To New Spot In Norwalk

    NORWALK, Conn. — What's the key to succeeding in business? It's simple, says Linda Vinci, owner of Braach's Flowers in Norwalk, which just doubled in size.“Always be open,” she said. “We’re open seven days a week.”The 1,500-square-foot business just moved to a new location at 1 N. Water St. in SoNo.The shops sells fresh-cut flowers for weddings, corporate parties, funerals and ...

  9. Salt, Shovels, Generators: Get 'Em While They Last At Danbury's Home Depot

    Salt, Shovels, Generators: Get 'Em While They Last At Danbury's Home Depot

    DANBURY, Conn. -- It’s the afternoon before a blizzard and salt is selling quickly at Home Depot in Danbury, according to assistant manager Kimba Jay.“People are buying about one pallet an hour,” he said Monday.He is confident, though, that the store won’t sell out. “We have plenty,“ he said.A powerful nor'easter is expected to drop 18 to 21 inches of snow across the Danbury area, ...

  10. Looking To Grow A Garden? Check Out Seeds From The Westport Library

    Looking To Grow A Garden? Check Out Seeds From The Westport Library

    WESTPORT, Conn. — Are you looking for seeds to start a vegetable, herb or flower garden this spring?There's no need to shop for seeds at a garden center. Just pay a visit to Westport Library's free seed library and exchange."A lot of libraries in Fairfield County are starting to provide a seed library as another way to help our community by promoting sustainable culture and ...

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