Nobel Laureate and Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel speaks to students at Brunswick School. Photo by Kerry Sherk.

Greenwich’s Nobel Laureate Elie Wiesel turns 86 today

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Today, is the birthday of one of Greenwich’s distinguished citizens, Nobel Peace Prize winner, Elie Wiesel. He turns 86 today. His Greenwich neighbor, Cecilia Attias, the former First Lady of France, now married to Richard Attias, has reported that it was Elie Wiesel and his wife who urged them to move to Greenwich. Years ago […] [Read More]
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Teddy bears, toys get top-notch treatment at Greenwich Hospital

Greenwich Hospital to hold free teddy bear clinic

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Greenwich Hospital will hold its annual, free Teddy Bear Clinic on Oct. 5 from 12 to 3 p.m. for kids 3- to 12-years-old accompanied by an adult. Chilren are invited to bring their favorite stuffed toy or doll for evaluation and treatment by more than 20 specialty tables manned by hospital staff. The family event […] [Read More]
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The Greenwich High School 60th reunion is coming up on Saturday, Oct. 18 at the  Milbrook Club. ,First row: Theresa (Tiska) Juan, Martha (Atherlay) Awdziewicz, Alice(Gibson) Mascaro, Gail (Pedersen) Telerico, Kay (Repaci) Benvenuto
Back row: Allan Mascaro, Joan (Pitman) Taylor, John Usowski, Per Thompsen, Sam Telerico
Missing from photo: Dorothy Haas and Sue (Turtle) Millard. Photo by Christopher Semmes.

Greenwich High School 60th reunion slated for Oct. 18

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The Greenwich High School 60th reunion is coming up on Saturday, Oct. 18 at the Milbrook Club, 61 Woodside Drive, at 6 o’clock sharp. Any information on classmates and/or their addresses should please contact Martha Awdziewicz, Putnam Park, No. 51, Greenwich, CT 06831, or call Sam Telerico at 203-637-8898. [Read More]
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Greenwich police: Man tore out town curbing

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A Greenwich man was arrested Sept. 24, after he was reportedly seen by police defacing town property. Brian Carter, 59, of 17 Livingston Place, was allegedly seen by police using a hammer and chisel to tear out town-owned curbing, while he was in front of his home, in the road, according to police. About 12 […] [Read More]
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Greenwich woman charged with marijuana possession

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A Greenwich woman was arrested Friday after she was reportedly found with marijuana during a motor vehicle stop. Sasha Jarufe, 26, of 3 Booth Place, was stopped by police on Mason Street for a reported window tint violation. During a search, police reportedly found a small bag with marijuana in Jarufe’s left shoe. Jarufe was […] [Read More]
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Some seen and unseen wonders of Greenwich’s Indian Summer Weekend

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The Hawks were flying over Quaker Ridge in the warm air at the annual Hawk Watch Festival in backcountry as were the giant balloons over the Greenwich Polo Field at Greenwich Land Trust’s Go Wild. And the ponies were being put through their motions by their young riders at the GRTA Horse show on the […] [Read More]
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The annual Greenwich Crop Hunger Walk, which raises funds to combat hunger around the world, will take place on Sunday, April 22 at 2 p.m. Greenwich CROP Hunger walkers take part in last year's walk.

Two-mile Greenwich CROP Hunger Walk to raise funds for hungry and N2N

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On Sunday afternoon, Oct. 5, Greenwich will host the 7th annual CROP Hunger Walk down Greenwich Avenue and up Mason Street to end at Christ Church Greenwich. Registration starts at 1:30 p.m. at Second Congregational Church for the 2 p.m.walk. A portion of proceeds raised will benefit Neighbor to Neighbor. You can also donate online to www.hunger.cwsglobal.org. A little […] [Read More]
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These were chili offerings of, from left,  vegetarian, sweet & hot and traditional recipes from a previous Cos Cob Chili Cook-Off. This year's will be on Oct. 4 at the Diamond Hill Church to benefit  Neighbor to Neighbor's food bank. Photo by Bob Luckey.

Cos Cob Chili Cook Off with tongue-sizzling tasting on Saturday

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Chilies, they can come sweet & hot, vegetarian, and definitely home made at the annual Cos Cob Chili Cook Off to be held on Saturday, Oct. 4, from 3 – 6 p.m. at the Diamond Hill United Methodist Church, 521 East Putnam Ave. There’s lots of fun chili tasting, recipe sharing and good company.  And it’s not too […] [Read More]
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