Parents and kids should get ready to start their back to school shopping soon. Connecticut Tax Free Shopping week begins Monday, Aug. 21 and lasts through Saturday, Aug. 27. All clothing and shoes under $100 that are purchased in the area are tax exempt.

Be sure to visit some of Darien’s many retail shops to stock up on back-to-school needs next week.

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