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Will Greenwich GOP reneg on promise to nominate 4 BOE candidates?

Less than a week ago, the Greenwich Republican executive committee earned the bragging rights to claim a higher road when it agreed to give voters a choice by recommending four candidates- instead of

Greenwich GOP slate offers big hope for school board reform

Local Democrats publicly lament the century-old Republican dominance of Greenwich politics, but year after year they put up candidates who are more conservative, more establishment oriented, more

Photos of silt filling in Binney Park pond in Old Greenwich

This is one of those cases where the photos speak for themselves. Binney Park is one of the most picturesque and treasured places in Greenwich, but its pond is filling in with silt. It’s so bad that a

Greenwich schools should look to Cherry Hill, N.J. as example

A reader pointed me to this story yesterday about a retiring superintendent in New Jersey with remarkable relevance for Greenwich. Click here for the article The parallels are uncanny. It’s also

Greenwich Magazine founder attacks ‘lack of good governance’ of school board

Jack Moffly, founder of Greenwich Magazine, is not the sort given to hysteria and overreaction. That is why his column in the July issue which just hit the newsstand is a must read if you are a

Wall Street Journal: ‘Greenwich Faces Class Struggles’

Greenwich residents are accustomed to the collateral publicity associated with its notoriety. It’s a trade-off we make for the privilege of living in the Connecticut waterfront town closest to New

NY paper mocks Greenwich schools for promoting retired superintendent

Sometimes it take a good neighbor to hold up a mirror to show us the folly of our ways. Such is the case of the Lewisboro Ledger and its recent editorial on Greenwich’s promotion of the retired

Greenwich RTC poised to nominate 4 BOE candidates; DTC stays with 2

The RTC held its candidates forum last week and recommended six persons to be considered for nomination at its July meeting, including Marianna Ponns Cohen. The others are: Rosa Fini, Lisa Harkness,

Parents: ‘Veil of secrecy’ plagues Greenwich schools program

“There is too much mystery …” “Process is far too secretive …” “Take the mystery out …” “Veil of secrecy should be lifted …” Who said the above? 1. Marianna Ponns Cohen. 2. Peter Scherr. 3.

Disturbing pattern of deceit in Greenwich Schools

I don’t know Marianna Ponns Cohen. Never met her. Never talked to her. But I am starting to wonder if she is the victim of a massive campaign of disinformation and manipulation perpetrated by the BOE