No major incidents in Greenwich Labor Day weekend

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Greenwich Police Public Information Officer Lt. Kraig Gray reports a weekend that passed similarly to a year ago with his Labor Day Holiday Police Enforcement Stats. There were 16 arrests, compared to 18 last year with four motor vehicle injuries compared to three. And again, no fatalities for the second year in a row. The […] [Read More]
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Greenwich GEC’s Mushrooms Nature Play Group starts for toddlers

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Tomorrow, Sept. 3, Greenwich toddlers will be introduced to all different ways to engage with nature with their parents or caregivers in the Mushrooms Nature Play Group at the Garden Education Center on Bible Street. Show up time is from 9 – 10 a.m. for toddlers up to and including three years. There will be […] [Read More]
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Sound Shore Drive closes today for two weeks

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Motorist are warned that Sound Shore Drive is closed as of today as constructions crews will be working 24/7 to lay in new sidewalks underneath the railroad bridge between Strickland Road/Station Drive and new Cos Cob Park driveway (old power plant location). The new sidewalks are needed to provide continuous pedestrian routes to the proposed Cos […] [Read More]
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New Greenwich Fred Astaire Dance Studio offers free dance party

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A grand opening dance party is  to be held this Saturday, Sept. 6 free to all at the new Fred Astaire Ballroom Dance Studio in Greenwich, at 36 Sherwood Place, on the second floor. From 3 to 7 p.m., veteran dance teachers, Greg Fidurski, Isabelle Gollwitzer, and Elmar Schmidt will offer lessons to beginners as […] [Read More]
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Greenwich GEMs volunteers about to take the Ice Bucket Challenge to end ALS.

Greenwich GEMS volunteers take the Ice Bucket Challenge

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There was a group challenge for the Ice Bucket Challenge to end ALS last week for GEMS. See how the Greenwich Police honored the GEMS volunteers ice water shower as seen on a video on the Greenwich Police Facebook page. Actor and GEMS volunteer Scott Winters reads the declaration before getting dunked with the rest. […] [Read More]
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MISA construction update

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At the Board of Education’s meeting last Thursday at Hamilton Avenue, Laura Erickson, the board’s representative on the MISA Building Committee, gave this update on MISA construction at Greenwich High School. ERICKSON: “This summer, we added extra meetings, so we went every Tuesday morning. “The project is making substantial progress, so with all that progress […] [Read More]

GHS grad Merrill recalls China trip

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Anne Merrill has had a busy travel schedule during the last few months, to say the least. In March, the 2014 Greenwich High School graduate traveled to Washington, D.C., which included a trip to the White House to meet President Barack Obama, in recognition of her being named one of the 40 finalists in the […] [Read More]
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Firefighters battling fire on Round Hill Road

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UPDATE: 6PM Fire dispatch reports that the fire is under control. Police say there were no injuries, everybody made it out OK. It is not known how many were residents were inside the home when the fire broke out. Firefighters had to tank water up to the house using three tanker trucks and used a […] [Read More]
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