Greenwich's Jane Condon is the guest speaer for the Retired Men's Association meeting on Wednesday April 1, at the First Presbyterian Church at 10:30 a.m.

Greenwich’s Jane Condon – RMA’s April Fool speaker

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If “comedy is simply another way of being serious,” as Retired Men’s Association (RMA) member Bernard Schneider quotes Peter Ustinov, “then Ms. Jane Condon is a true Renaissance woman.” Schneider is describing Greenwich comedienne  Condon as the next speaker for wouldn’t you know April Fool’s Day, next Wednesday when all are invited for free to […] [Read More]
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It’s Greenwich Focus on French Cinema weekend

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There are all kind of allures with this year’s Focus on French Cinema film festival, the top films coming out of France, meeting the actors and directors, and the chance to win two round trip tickets to Paris via Air France – with your chances increasing with the more movies you see. All showing at […] [Read More]
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Debate continues about Greenwich High start time

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The campaign continues to push back Greenwich High School’s start time. Several speakers at the Board of Education meeting Thursday said they wanted the high school to a move to a later start. Greenwich High classes now start at 7:30 a.m. Dr. Rosa Fini, a Greenwich pediatrician with two children at the high school, said […] [Read More]
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Greenwich High student government president talks cafeteria menu

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Greenwich High School student government president Blake Reinken addressed the Board of Education tonight, at its meeting at Julian Curtiss School. His comments focused on proposed changes to the high school’s cafeteria menu. BLAKE REINKEN: It is a privilege to address members of the board, members of the cabinet, Chairman [Barbara] O’Neill, Superintendent [William] McKersie […] [Read More]

Official ribbon cutting opens Cos Cob Park

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After decades of work, a little rain wasn’t going to stop the town from officially opening Cos Cob Park. And while it wasn’t quite the warm and sunny spring day planners had hoped for, spirits were still extremely high as the ribbon was cut on the park, which features nine acres and panoramic views of […] [Read More]
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Greenwich district picks firm for data management

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Superintendent of Schools William McKersie announced Thursday that the district has chosen the Rosemont, Ill.-based ECRA Group, Inc. to develop and manage a comprehensive data management system. The data infrastructure will include a data warehouse, a value-added student growth model, and performance dashboard to monitor progress at the student, class, school and district levels. ECRA […] [Read More]

Vietnamese faces captured by Greenwich’s Mike Harris

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While the rest of us are suffering into a warmer climate there are others exploring the world with their cameras and chief among them is Greenwich photographer Mike Harris traveling with wife Sallie through once embattled and now more serene Vietnam. Mike is managing to take extraordinary captures of Vietnamese faces. So here is a […] [Read More]
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Bruce Museum Executive Director Peter Sutton is expressing his concern for Governor Malloy's 2015-2017 budget cuts effecting the Museum. Photo by Helen Neafsey.

Bruce Museum Director Sutton protests Governor Malloy’s budget cuts

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Peter Sutton, executive director of the Bruce Museum is sending out an appeal calling for citizen response to Governor Malloy’s recent 2015-2017 budget proposal that Sutton calls “devastating” to the state’s cultural institutions. “Recommending a 14 percent cut in state funding to the arts sector alone — an extremely disproportionate cut vis-à-vis other state budget […] [Read More]
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