Greenwich woman arrested for food stamp fraud

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A Greenwich woman who during a 37-month period received $25,000 worth of food stamps was arrested Saturday after state investigators found out she was living with the father of her five children who was working at the time supporting the family, making her ineligible to collect the federal aid. Valarie Morales, 38, of 11 Saint […] [Read More]
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In Cos Cob soccer class starts at age three

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There they were, on a summer day at Loughlin Avenue Field in Cos Cob, learning to play soccer, at ages 3-5.  The head coach Aga was telling them what to do and when on the grassy field. Further up the field were the 5-7 year olds, looking a bit more experienced, as they kicked the […] [Read More]
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John James Audubon was luckily present at the time of Passenger Pigeons to document them with his art.

Bruce Museum to address centennial of passing of Passenger Pigeons

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The Passenger Pigeon was so called for so often “passing by.” One hundred years ago, on Sept. 1 in 1914 it passed away completely when the last Passenger Pigeon died in the Cincinnati Zoo. But Passenger Pigeons once constituted a quarter of all American birds. Flocks that measured up to a mile wide with over […] [Read More]
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The bow of a 26-foot sunken Bayliner peeks out from above Long Island Sound. The boat's stern was resting on the seabed.

Capsized boat salvaged from Long Island Sound

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A 26-foot motorboat that sank this weekend in Greenwich waters during an evening  fishing trip has been removed from Long Island Sound, according to Greenwich. The vessel began taking on water just before 9:00 p.m. Saturday, August 16, just as its riders — a  group of  five friends — prepared to head in from a […] [Read More]
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Joanny Chavez 26 yrs

Cops: Greenwich teen kidnapped, sexually assaulted by Port Chester boyfriend

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A Port Chester man who allegedly kidnapped and raped a Greenwich teenager he was dating is now facing a number of charges in New York for the August 15 assault. Greenwich Police are currently investigating the incident and may levy charges of their own, but have not yet done so. Johanny Chavez, 26, is currently […] [Read More]
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Himes tours Blue Sky Studios on 17-town tour of 4th District

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Tucked into the northwest corner of Greenwich is a creative enterprise called Blue Sky Studios that produces Academy Award-winning animation. The company was on Congressman Jim Himes’ agenda yesterday as a hometown stop and one of 17-towns in his Fourth District he is visiting over 17-days . Arriving at the Studios, Himes described the positive effects of […] [Read More]
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Greenwich sculptor’s dilemma with his globe trotting Red Men

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Nothing succeeds like success is a lesson newly learned by a Greenwich sculptor in town whose become better known these days by his folly creation – the Red Men than his “real” sculpture. It all started a few years ago when he (he pleads anonymity) began to play with making stick figures out of sticks, […] [Read More]
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Fjord Fisheries reports employee theft

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According to Greenwich Police, on Friday at 4:24 p.m., Fjord Fisheries reported an employee identified as ReinyArrington, age 23, had taken cash from the register when it was open during a customer transaction. Arrington allegedly placed the stolen cash with her personal belongings with the intention of keeping the money, reported Patrol Officer Christopher Palmer. […] [Read More]
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