Greenwich Town Party tickets still available after early rush

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A week and a half in since ticket went on sale, it’s still far from the last call for the Greenwich Town Party. Against all odds, tickets remain available for the townwide music and community festival at both full-priced and community-funded levels for the Havemeyer Field venue. Organizers had previously said they were pleased with […] [Read More]
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Manning to host golf classic

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Superbowl MVP Eli Manning will host the 37th Annual Guiding Eyes for the Blind Golf Classic at Fairview Country Club in Greenwich. Press release: Guiding Eyes for the Blind provides guide dogs and autism service dogs – enabling freedom for people to achieve life’s goals.  The dogs, training and lifetime support are free of charge […] [Read More]
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Free spring health check up

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The Greenwich Department of Health cares about your health.  Book yourself into five Wednesday evenings in May  (May 7, 14, 21, 28, and June 4) for classes on nutrition management to lose weight, lower your blood pressure, and reduce your risk of heart disease. Health specialist Barbara Schmidt, MS, RD and CDN, will lead discussions […] [Read More]
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Churchless Greenwich parish creates new way to celebrate Holy Week

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For this Holy Week Drew Williams, the pastor of Greenwich’s Trinity Church has created a most unusual way to celebrate the story of Jesus’s final acts as lived out before his crucifixion, for his 1000-member congregation that after 15 years still has no permanent home in Greenwich. (The parish meets during the school year at […] [Read More]
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Greenwich Police have entry job

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If you can see yourself patrolling a specified beat or district on foot, bicycle or in a patrol car, van or vessel.  If you will check out windows and doors in the Greenwich business district and investigate suspicious conditions. If you can navigate and maintain police patrol boats… to enforce laws and harbor regulations, and will […] [Read More]
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Sunshine returns today but sweaters needed

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Today, on Wednesday, the sun will melt away the frosting of snow, and make memory of the soaking rain, but temperatures will only reach the mid 40’s. The coolness will be accentuated by northerly breezes with gusts from 20 up to 30 m.p.h. Tonight,  temperatures will fall to high 20’s but with a bright moon […] [Read More]
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Dept. of Health seeking residents for six-week nutritionist course

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The Greenwich Department of Health has announced a series of free nutrition classes aimed at teaching residents how to tackle weight loss, blood pressure and heart disease. The six sessions, which run every Wednesday from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. starting April 30 and ending June 4, will cover lifestyle choices, exercise, behavior, medication use […] [Read More]
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School district officials welcome legislators’ pre-k proposal

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While it might not have a major impact on Greenwich, school district administrators have still welcomed a proposal by Democrats in the state legislature to expand preschool access. The Democrats’ plan calls for a 10-year, $200 million commitment to create as many as 50,000 preschool spaces for 3- and 4-year-olds. The proposal would focus on […] [Read More]