Norwalk is a city located in southwestern Connecticut, in southern Fairfield County, on the northern shore of Long Island Sound. Norwalk lies within both the New York metropolitan area, as well as the Bridgeport metropolitan area. Norwalk was settled in 1649, and is the sixth most populous city in Connecticut.
Connecticut's state song, Yankee Doodle, has Norwalk-related origins. During the French and Indian War, a regiment of Norwalkers was assembled to report as an attachment to British regulars. The group was commanded by Col. Thomas Fitch of Norwalk (son of Connecticut governor Thomas Fitch).
From Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Norwalk is a city in Connecticut in the United States. In 2006, 84,437 people lived in Norwalk, making it the third largest city in Fairfield County and the sixth largest city in Connecticut. This short article about a place or feature in the United States can be made longer.
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Norwalk is the name of several places in the United States of America: Norwalk, California, a suburb of Los Angeles, and the largest and most populous city named Norwalk; Norwalk, Connecticut, a city in southwestern Connecticut that contains several neighborhoods including Central Norwalk, East Norwalk, South Norwalk, and West Norwalk
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South Norwalk is a neighborhood and the Second Taxing District in Norwalk, Connecticut. The neighborhood was originally a settlement called 'Old Well' which became chartered as the city of 'South Norwalk' on August 18, 1870. The cities of Norwalk and South Norwalk were incorporated on June 6, 1913. The neighborhood is often referred to with the acronym 'SoNo'. South Norwalk is a diverse neighborhood both from a socioeconomic and racial perspective. Recent redevelopment is bringing new modern and
South Norwalk, or Norwalk 2nd Taxing District, borders are as follows: 1. North: From Connecticut Ave. near I95 exit 14 through Mathews Park to the Norwalk River. 2. South: from Windsor Place on a line to South Main St. near the intersection of Meadow St. and on a line to Norwalk River. 3. East: Through Norwalk River. 4. West: From Connecticut Ave. near I95 exit 14 on a line to Windsor Place.
"Sailing ships in the olden days pulled up to docks along the inner harbor and waited their turn to fill up their water casks from the “Old Well”. In a 1738 deed Washington Street is referred to as “the highway that leads to ye landing place called Ye Old Well. The ...
"Norwalk was made a borough in 1836, and the village of Old Well, named from an ancient well where vessels were supplied with water, was incorporated into a city in 1868, and named South Norwalk two years afterward." "South Norwalk, formerly called "Old Well" was organized a city
The SoNo Collection is a 700,000 square foot mall located next to Interstate 95 and Route 7 that was opened in October 2019. It was built by Brookfield Properties Retail Group and is the fourth mall in the Fairfield County. It features southern Connecticut’s only Nordstrom and Bloomingdales’s.
The Norwalk Historical Society along with the Norwalk Historical Commission reopened the Norwalk Historical Society Museum at the Lockwood House at 141 East Avenue. The archives, genealogy and unframed photographs was placed with the “History Room” at the Norwalk Public Library Main branch. It includes items from the four collections: City of Norwalk, Lockwood family, Norwalk Historical Society and the Connecticut Daughters of the American Revolution and Norwalk-Village Green Chapter.
The Norwalk Police Department is located at 1 Monroe St. near the heart of SoNo. The Norwalk Fire Department currently operates two Fire Stations in or near South Norwalk: 1. Station Two- Headquarters, 121 Connecticut Ave 2. Station Five, 23 Meadow St.
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There are an assortment of public, private, and parochial schools in Norwalk, Connecticut.
There are four post-secondary schools within the city of Norwalk: 1. Norwalk Community College is in West Norwalk 2. Gibbs College, Norwalk campus 3. University of Phoenix Fairfield County campus is at 535 Connecticut Ave. Suite 400. 4. Post University opened a "regional center" in Norwalk in the Fall of 2008. There are also other post-secondary schools in nearby towns. The Norwalk Hospital runs an internship program associated with the Yale School of Medicine and a nursing program associated wi
Norwalk Public Schools is the school district serving Norwalk, Connecticut.
The Side by Side Community School is a charter school that is located in South Norwalk and serves grades pre-K through 8th. It was started in 1997, soon after Connecticut's charter school law went into effect, by a group of public educators. This regional school serves students from Norwalk as well as from surrounding towns.
The All Saints Catholic School, serves grades pre-K through 8th. It is operated by the Roman Catholic Diocese of Bridgeport which consolidated three previous Norwalk elementary schools and closed the former Central Catholic High School to open the All Saints in the former Central Catholic High building on West Rocks Road. The Congregation Beth El on East Avenue runs the Nitzan preschool as well as the Navasky Hebrew school for part-time religious instruction of children who are enrolled full-tim
Since September 2004 the Montessori Middle School for grades 5-8 has been in Norwalk and is currently at 24 Lois Street. It is associated with The Montessori School for elementary grades in nearby Wilton. Since September 2007 the Winston Preparatory School of New York City has operated a branch campus along West Rocks Road in Norwalk. The school specializes in students with learning differences in grades 4 through 12.
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Lockwood-Mathews Mansionwurde durch den Tycoon LeGrand Lockwood errichtet, der aus Norwalk stammte. Das Haus dient heute als Museum.
In Norwalk befindet sich die Konzernzentrale von Xerox. Des Weiteren befindet sich der Sitz des FASBin Norwalk.
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