FCPR http://wshu.org en Norwalk, Bridgeport receiving $40 million in federal grants to become more storm resilient http://wshu.org/post/norwalk-bridgeport-receiving-40-million-federal-grants-become-more-storm-resilient <p></p><p>Federal officials announced on Monday they're giving tens of million of dollars to two cities in Connecticut to make them more storm resilient. Bridgeport is receiving $10 million and Norwalk is getting&nbsp; $10 million of a $30 million commitment. Norwalk's funding will go toward the redevelopment of the oldest housing project in the state.</p><p></p> Tue, 01 Jul 2014 16:39:12 +0000 Tarice L.S. Gray 19946 at http://wshu.org Norwalk, Bridgeport receiving $40 million in federal grants to become more storm resilient Refeathering the Empty Nest: Life After the Children Leave http://wshu.org/post/refeathering-empty-nest-life-after-children-leave <p>Some 25 million American parents are classified as "empty nesters".&nbsp; They're free from the daily obligations of raising children after those children have left home for the next stage in their lives.</p><div><div>&nbsp;</div>Wendy Aronsson is a psychotherapist from Greenwich and author of <em>Refeathering the Nest:Life after the Children leave</em>. She says you can not only survive this change but you can thrive, as well.<br />&nbsp;</div><p>She also likes to avoid the term "empty nest". Fairfield County Public Radio Host Bill Buchner asked her why...</p><p></p> Mon, 30 Jun 2014 19:31:57 +0000 Bill Buchner 19880 at http://wshu.org Refeathering the Empty Nest: Life After the Children Leave Conn. commuters rail against Metro-North delays http://wshu.org/post/conn-commuters-rail-against-metro-north-delays <p>Metro-North is undergoing a lot of changes these days, from a new president to infrastructure and safety improvements sparked by last year’s derailments. &nbsp;But the rail company’s overhaul has caused delays and service disruptions that is stoking commuters' frustration.&nbsp;</p><p></p><p></p> Fri, 31 Jan 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Kaomi Goetz 12079 at http://wshu.org Conn. commuters rail against Metro-North delays Norwalk Hospital officially merged with Danbury Hospital under one network http://wshu.org/post/norwalk-hospital-officially-merged-danbury-hospital-under-one-network <p>The Norwalk and Danbury hospitals have officially merged. Officials made the announcement Wednesday night at the Norwalk Hospital’s annual meeting.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 23 Jan 2014 22:08:23 +0000 Kaomi Goetz 11714 at http://wshu.org NY Fed mostly positive on Conn. recovery http://wshu.org/post/ny-fed-mostly-positive-conn-recovery <p>An economist with the Federal Reserve Bank of New York gave a mostly positive outlook for 2014 for Connecticut, despite the state's slow pace coming out of the recession.</p> Wed, 15 Jan 2014 17:49:05 +0000 Kaomi Goetz 11355 at http://wshu.org