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CCI Open House to introduce new director

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On Thursday week, The Community Centers, Inc. of Greenwich are eager to introduce their new executive director, Lauren Franciamore in an Open House, from 6 – 8 p.m.,  at their headquarters at 61 East Putnam Avenue. There’s no question that Franciamore who has served as a social worker at CCI for seven years has a way […] [Read More]
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What five seconds of distracted driving can do

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According to the Greenwich Police, if while driving you take your eyes off the road for five seconds  – that’s the average time people are texting – and say you’re traveling at 55 m.p.h., you’re covering the length of a football field blindfolded.  Think what crossing that distance can do to your life and to […] [Read More]
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Greenwich couple recognized for Operation Smile fundraising

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Lisa and Mat Lori have plenty of reason to smile. The Greenwich couple is being recognized for their fundraising commitments to Operation Smile, a global non-profit providing free facial corrective surgery to children with cleft lips and cleft palates all over the world. They, along with friends Kathy Van Zeeland and Bruce Makowsky, are recipients of this year’s […] [Read More]
Categories: Charity

Greenwich Town Party tickets still available after early rush

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A week and a half in since ticket went on sale, it’s still far from the last call for the Greenwich Town Party. Against all odds, tickets remain available for the townwide music and community festival at both full-priced and community-funded levels for the Havemeyer Field venue. Organizers had previously said they were pleased with […] [Read More]
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Manning to host golf classic

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Superbowl MVP Eli Manning will host the 37th Annual Guiding Eyes for the Blind Golf Classic at Fairview Country Club in Greenwich. Press release: Guiding Eyes for the Blind provides guide dogs and autism service dogs – enabling freedom for people to achieve life’s goals.  The dogs, training and lifetime support are free of charge […] [Read More]
Categories: animals, Charity, golf
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Free spring health check up

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The Greenwich Department of Health cares about your health.  Book yourself into five Wednesday evenings in May  (May 7, 14, 21, 28, and June 4) for classes on nutrition management to lose weight, lower your blood pressure, and reduce your risk of heart disease. Health specialist Barbara Schmidt, MS, RD and CDN, will lead discussions […] [Read More]
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Churchless Greenwich parish creates new way to celebrate Holy Week

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For this Holy Week Drew Williams, the pastor of Greenwich’s Trinity Church has created a most unusual way to celebrate the story of Jesus’s final acts as lived out before his crucifixion, for his 1000-member congregation that after 15 years still has no permanent home in Greenwich. (The parish meets during the school year at […] [Read More]
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Greenwich Police have entry job

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If you can see yourself patrolling a specified beat or district on foot, bicycle or in a patrol car, van or vessel.  If you will check out windows and doors in the Greenwich business district and investigate suspicious conditions. If you can navigate and maintain police patrol boats… to enforce laws and harbor regulations, and will […] [Read More]
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