DARIEN, Conn. - Here are some of the stories that topped the news in Darien this week:
- Middlesex Middle School in Darien has been named among the 50 best middle schools in America by TheBestSchools.org.
- Median home prices rose 27-percent in Darien in the first quarter of 2014.
- A New York woman was arrested in Darien after she used fake prescriptions in an attempt to get pain medication at CVS.
- An armed man robbed the People United Bank in the Goodwives Shopping Center in Darien.
- Singer/songwriter Paul Simon, 72, and his wife Edie Brickell, 48, were arrested in their New Canaan home after an apparent domestic dispute.
- Darien's Benjamin Highton, who attends South Kent School, has signed to play men's college soccer for Fairfield University.
- A new study shows that just under half of all Connecticut residents want to pack up and leave the Nutmeg State -- the second highest amount of any state in the nation, according to a Gallup Poll.