First Selectman Peter Tesei speaks during a recent meeting in the Cone Room at Greenwich Town Hall. Photo by Amy Mortensen

Issues before Greenwich Board of Selectmen meeting today

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Want to know how your town manages? Come to today’s Board of Selectmen meeting at 12 noon in the Cone Conference Room at Town Hall. There are a number of new issues coming before the Selectmen. There’s a speed limit request for Close Road by the DPW Engineering Division, and their request to establish a Town Ordinance […] [Read More]
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Greenwich pizza party with a mission

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Chicken Joe’s aims to raise some serious (pizza) dough Friday night. The Cos Cob eatery will donate all the money it makes on its brick oven pizzas between 5 p.m. and 10 p.m. to children’s charities. Place your orders prior to arriving. All orders to go. The restaurant is at 231 E. Putnam Ave. Call […] [Read More]
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Cops: Merritt accident in Greenwich to cause delays

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A severe accident on the Merritt Parkway shut down all southbound travel between Exits 28 and 29 Thursday afternoon, prompting what police say is likely to cause a traffic headache into the evening commute. GFD put out the fire , no one injured Its going to take CSP sometime to investigate and clean up. EXPECT […] [Read More]
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The Delamar Hotel is located at Steamboat Road.

Today’s Greenwich Chamber meeting moved to next Thursday

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The Greenwich Chamber of Commerce’s After Six Networking event to be held at the Delamar Hotel this evening has been pushed to next Thursday, Oct. 30 at the request of the Delamar Hotel, located at 500 Steamboat Road . Those registered for this evening are asked to please let the Chamber know if you can make the next […] [Read More]
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Greenwich artist’s Red Man arrives at Temple of Delphi, Greece

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This just in from the anonymous Greenwich creator of the Red Man stick figures: “As with all myths it has changed over the hundreds of years it has been told. So,  it came to pass that a large  tree grew in a forest near Mt.Olympus.  At the end of one of its branches grew a  twig.  […] [Read More]
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Greenwich power outages cleared by Northeast Utilities

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There were 11 residential power outages in the western area of Greenwich resulting from a tree fallen on power lines. As of 8:15 a.m., the power has been restored by Northeast Utilities (NU) reports Frank Poirot, NU spokesperson.   [Read More]
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Davis Avenue once sported a mass of fallen leaves. Photo by Bob Luckey.

Town of Greenwich gives fair warning on proper leaf raking

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The leaf season brings with it common complaints by the town as expressed by Lt. Kraig Gray of the Greenwich Police Dept. such as “Huge leaf piles impact the safe movement of people and vehicles.” Gray reminds residents that leaf collection is a long standing service provided to Greenwich residences located on most public streets. […] [Read More]
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Greenwich Public Health Nurse Deborah Travers gives John Caron, of Greenwich, a flu shot during a recent flu clinic at Greenwich Town Hall. Photo by Helen Neafsey
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Town of Greenwich offering two October flu shot dates

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Yes, it is beginning flu season and the Town of Greenwich is offering flu shots today, Oct. 23, from 3 to 6 p.m., at the Bendheim Western Greenwich Civic Center, 449 Pemberwick Road. Next Thursday, Oct. 28 flu shots will be given at Town Hall from 2 – 5 p.m. The Town Hall is at […] [Read More]
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