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Native American massacre in Cos Cob?

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Author, historian and Greenwich resident Missy Wolfe will give a talk on the Great Munsee Massacre of 1644. In a bitterly cold February of 1644, a force of 130 mercenary soldiers, under orders from Governor Kieft of New Amsterdam, arrived at Tomac Cove and began a fateful march in a northwesterly direction. This foray through […] [Read More]
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Jesuits find target on them sharper

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Throughout the 2013-14 boys basketball season, the Fairfield Prep Jesuits have become accustomed to trying to absorb every opponents’ best shot to topple them. It’s only natural. Prep has gone undefeated and been rated No. 1 the entire winter in the statewide poll. The Jesuits were — and will continue to be — a target. […] [Read More]
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Readers send in their snow photos—send us yours

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Our readers love to send in snow photos—and we love to share their photos! If you’ve got some photos from today’s storm—whether they’re cute, pretty, or amazing—send them in, and we’ll add them to our gallery! Email your pictures to ed@ctnews.com or tweet them to us @GreenwichTime. [Read More]
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Stamford-Westhill-Staples Co-opcontinues to show progress

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The Stamford-Westhill-Staples Co-op girls ice hockey program continues to show progress in this 2013-14 campaign. S-W-S has posted two victories — over ND-Fairfield (1-0) and Greenwich (7-2) — thus far this season under third-year head coach Eli Williams. The most important factor in S-W-S’ improvement is depth on its roster built of players from three […] [Read More]
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Murphy’s injury leaves a hole for Prep

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The preseason No. 1, Fairfield Prep, has been as dominant as advertised, storming out to a 9-0 start. Along the way, the Jesuits defeated Hillhouse, the defending SCC and Class LL champion and the preseason’s second-ranked team. With four starters back from last year’s 24-3 squad, the Jesuits have rolled, posting eight wins by double […] [Read More]
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See your photos of the storm—and send us more!

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The winter storm is adding insult to the injury of coming back from a long holiday vacation for many in southwestern Connecticut. Fewer trains, extra traffic, a snowed-in driveway, and a biting wind contribute to make even the hardiest New Englander long for the beaches of Bermuda. Below are a selection of photos our readers […] [Read More]
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Three youths arrested for Black Friday fight at Danbury Fair Mall

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DANBURY — City police on Thursday announced the arrests of three juveniles in relation to a large fight at the Danbury Fair Mall on Black Friday. The mele in the mall’s food court at about 7 p.m. prompted a slew of 911 calls, some of which reported gunfire, police said. No guns were used in […] [Read More]
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Students’ gun photos on Instagram prompt Redding police action

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REDDING — Photos of handguns posted to Instagram by two town middle-school students prompted responses by police on Thursday. “I think I’m ready to go to school :-),” read the caption a 13-year-old student wrote beneath a photo posted to his Instagram feed depicting what appeared to be two handguns. The weapons were actually pellet […] [Read More]
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