Fleur De Lis celebrates its 5th anniversary

Fleur De Lis Antiques and Design, located at 4 Long Ridge Rd. in Redding, will be celebrating its 5-year anniversary this month and would like to invite the public to its open house on Saturday, November 26 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. There will be refreshments and appetizers and shoppers can enjoy 20% off most merchandise. “See what … Read more

August 2016 HomeBriefs

Luxury pool house company opens in Westport Three Fairfield County entrepreneurs have joined forces to launch a pool house construction company, ELBAR Pool Houses, that offers consumers the opportunity to purchase and site a luxuriously finished and architecturally advanced pool house in only four weeks. The pool houses are constructed from steel shipping containers, making … Read more

April 2016 HomeBriefs

Barrett/Sotheby’s helps relocate GE employees to Massachusetts Spokespersons for Barrett/Sotheby’s International Realty, which offers luxury real estate and homes for sale in the greater Boston and worldwide, report that the company would like to extend a warm welcome to GE Headquarters on its relocation to Boston. “We are excited about GE’s return to its manufacturing … Read more

Barrett/Sotheby’s helps relocate GE employees to Massachusetts

Barrett/Sotheby’s helps relocate GE employees to Massachusetts Spokespersons for Barrett/Sotheby’s International Realty, which offers luxury real estate and homes for sale in the greater Boston and worldwide, report that the company would like to extend a warm welcome to GE Headquarters on its relocation to Boston. “We are excited about GE’s return to its manufacturing … Read more

Awards given for Taft facility

Spokespersons for Trillium Architects, BPC Green Builders, and Steven Winter Associates have  announced that Taft’s new faculty residence was named the Grand Winner in the custom home category at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Housing Innovation Awards. The Taft School residence, located in Watertown, Conn., was one of five projects across the nation to … Read more

Kings Food Markets to sell Zaro’s bakery items

Spokespersons for Kings Food Markets, with 25 locations, including Old Greenwich, Conn., have announced that the store will be expanding its bakery to include Zaro’s Family Bakery products. The line of Zaro’s Family Bakery products that Kings Food Markets will carry ranges from layer cakes to pastries, specializing in kosher baked goods including rugelach, challah … Read more

Home briefs: Garden clubs hold Mother’s Day markets

Garden club’s market The Milford Garden Club will host its annual May Market on Saturday, May 9, from 8:30 to 11:30 a.m. at Fowler Field Pavilion (rear of Milford Public Library). Items that day include perennials dug from members gardens, annuals, herbs, vegetables, unusual crafts, tag sale, conservation tips, and home-baked goods. There will also … Read more

Richard Jones Landscaping celebrates 30 years in business

Darien-based landscaper Richard Jones has announced that his company, Richard Jones Landscaping, LLC, is celebrating a milestone: 30 years serving the local community. “I started my business in 1985 maintaining several properties with a small commercial mower and other basic equipment,” Richard recounts. “I now have eight employees, six trucks, and eighty-five full time clients.” … Read more

Home Briefs: Home art, antiques, wildflowers

Walter Sloves of Stratford will have his artwork on display.

Local painting Sometimes you have to decorate your home with your own painting. And sometimes you need to show it off to the public. A collection of original oil and watercolor paintings by Stratford artist Wallace Sloves will be on display at the Stratford Library through April 30. Viewing hours are Monday-Thursday, 10-8, Friday and … Read more

March 2015 HomeBriefs

Darien Consignment Shop continues Christman legacy The Darien Consigment Shop, located at 523 Post Rd., Darien, formerly known as Christman’s, is continuing the legacy of the Christman family furniture business. The nature of the business, according to Gary Christman, who co-owns the company with his wife, Melodie, has changed to address style and trend changes … Read more