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Study: No environmental problems in New Lebanon School soil

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Soil around existing and former underground storage tanks on New Lebanon School’s property shows no signs of leakage or any other environmental problems, according to a new study. The soil was sampled and tested in the first phase of a Board of Education-commissioned site review related to the development of preliminary plans for a new […] [Read More]

What was up on Greenwich’s Bruce Park Pond?

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This morning there was a clutch of men and equipment out in the middle of snow covered Bruce Park Pond that caught the eye of passersby. One driver stopped and asked, “Are they building a fountain out there? No, the men were drilling 10-feet down through ice, snow, water and sludge to the rock bottom […] [Read More]
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Tuesday Greenwich event cancellations

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Tonight’s showing of the documentary film, “The Mask You Live in,” at 7 p.m. at the Bow Tie Cinema, 2 Railroad Ave., by the Greenwich YWCA is postponed due to inclement weather to March 31. The Greenwich Land Trust Winter Walk, Maple Tapping has been moved to March 18, from 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. at […] [Read More]
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Greenwich district activities canceled tonight

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With snow in the forecast tonight, the school district has announced that all evening activities, starting at 5 p.m. or later, are canceled.  A forum tonight for middle school parents on the digital learning initiative has been rescheduled to March 25.  [Read More]
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Dr. Aucott is t receive he at the Time for Lyme gala on April 11.

Greenwich “Time for Lyme” Gala honoring leading Lyme researcher

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On April 11, the Time for Lyme nonprofit will hold its annual Lyme Research Alliance and Tick-Borne Disease Alliance gala at theHyatt Regency Greenwich headlining its honoree and speaker, Dr. John N. Aucott, president of the Lyme Disease Research Foundation. Aucott is the principal investigator of a landmark series of Lyme studies done in collaboration […] [Read More]
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Nasa" Pacecrift is due to land on Pluto in mid-July.

Nasa’s first mission to Pluto explored at Bruce Museum

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NASA’s New Horizons spacecraft is due to reach distant Pluto in mid-July after traveling  nine years and billions of miles. NASA’s first mission to distant Pluto is reportedly humankind’s first close up view of this cold, unexplored world in our solar system. The Astronomical Society of Greenwich takes it from there on Sunday afternoon at […] [Read More]
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Charlotte Ponticelli

Stamford Forum takes on challenges of Afghani women

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In the country of Afghanistan where women fight for so many rights, the recent news that they are actually training as policemen is amazing. Tomorrow night there is an opportunity to learn more about “Women in Afghanistan: Challenges & Opportunities Post-2014″ from Charlotte “Charlie” Ponticelli,  an international and governmental affairs expert currently serving as Program Director […] [Read More]
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Stop&Shop recalls product for peanut allergen

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On Saturday last, the Stop & Shop Supermarket Company LLC announced a produce recall by World Finer Foods, that it would remove from sale Sylvia’s Sizzling Hot Spice which may contain peanut, an allergen that is not listed on the ingredient label. The announcement states the product is safe for other individuals to eat who […] [Read More]
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