"Where the Wild Things Are" author and Ridgefield resident Maurice Sendak died early this morning. Maurice Sendak's caretaker says the 83-year-old passed away this morning at a hospital in Danbury after suffering a stroke Friday.Sendak wrote his classic children's book "Where the Wild Things Are" in 1964, shortly after moving into his home in Ridgefield. The Ridgefield Public Library took out some...

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