Clock ticking on Binney Park tennis court repairs in Old Greenwich

Let’s see how long it will take for the Parks and Wreck dept. to fix the storm damage at the popular tennis courts at Binney Park. Here are photos of the damage this morning on Day 5 since the storm.
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Old Greenwich to get new flower shop, bakery

Ran into Lisa Eisenman this morning at Greenwich Point. Lisa is one of the most popular people in the OG/Riverside area among locals. She told me she is opening a flower shop in one third of the space
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Old Greenwich retail scene in great flux

Four years ago, when Porricelli’s closed its store in Cos Cob, I wondered how long it would be before Old Greenwich met the same fate. The shifting winds in retail, exacerbated by internet sales, have
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My conversation with Reggie Jackson

It didn’t surprise me to read about Reggie Jackson’s public dissing of ARod and other baseball notables last week. This was the Reggie I knew. Okay. Okay. I’m no intimate friend of Reggie’s, but in
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Greenwich RTM should postpone MISA funding

As a recovering Greenwich parent, I should sport a bumper sticker that says, “I survived a GHS concert.” At least that’s what the supporters of the $37 million project to build a fancy concert hall at
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Old Greenwich Yacht Club opens season (video) to the public

Saturday was ominously overcast – not the perfect day for commissioning a yacht club. But the rain held off. And OGYC commodore Kim Crocco declared the 2012 boating season open, the 69th season for
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Old Greenwich’s Binney Park pond in disgraceful condition – Photos

It was a beautiful day Sunday. So I went for a walk in my favorite Greenwich park. As I made the turn into the inner part of Binney Park pond, I was taken aback by its disgraceful condition. As the
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Old Greenwich gridlock? Let’s start with UPS, Fed Ex trucks

The Greenwich Time spent a great deal of its pages Sunday reporting on the four-year project soon to come to re-build the rail bridges in Old Greenwich. It raises the specter of tremendous traffic
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