Intersection of Byram Road and Henry Street.

Byram Road getting prepared for repaving

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Traffic is being held up a bit as Greenwich’s Highway Department is hard at work on Bryam Road, scraping and preparing the road for repaving.  This section of Byram Road connects drivers to access to I95 from the Post Road, so add extra time to traverse this part of town.     [Read More]
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Greenwich town 2014 tax alert: deadline is August 1

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Don’t let the ease of summer numb you to paying your car tax, your real estate or personal property tax due by August 1. After that date interest will be added! For information on paying your taxes, visit http://www.greenwichct.org/Government/Departments/Tax_Collector/, then click on the green button – View or Pay Taxes – in the center of the page. You […] [Read More]
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A blue-winged Warbler. Photo by Sean Graesser.

Greenwich Audubon offers bird-banding event for members and guests

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Audubon Greenwich is offering an up-close bird encounter with Audubon Connecticut bird banding experts, Sean Graesser and Katie Blake on Sunday morning, August 3, at the Audubon Center at 613 Riversille Road.  The special event starts at 9 and runs until 11.   A kid friendly breakfast is being service along with a short learning […] [Read More]
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Painter-sailor Peter Arguimbau takes his brushes to the seacoast

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Greenwich’s sailor-painter Peter Arguimbau has embarked on his summer painting and art shows located in favored watering holes on northeast shores, including North Haven, Maine, Nantucket and Watch Hill, Rhode Island. Arguimbau, the marine painter, will place himself where the boat action will inspire, like the Eggemoggin Reach Regatta, the Mecca for classic wooden boats […] [Read More]
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MISA update

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Construction of the new auditorium at Greenwich High School continues, with most of the steel now up. Building work on the $46 million MISA project started in July 2013, and the new auditorium is scheduled to be completed by May 2015.  Following that timetable, all of the current Greenwich High students, including the 2014-15 seniors, […] [Read More]

Fire Department on scene of Central Greenwich fire

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Greenwich fire personnel are tackling a one alarm fire at a home at 6 Ridgeview Ave. in Central Greenwich according to emergency reports. Police said Tuesday afternoon that no one was injured during the blaze and the Greenwich Emergency Medical Services has responded to the call, but had since left the scene. According to reports, […] [Read More]
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The Innis Arden House, Photo by Bob Luckey.

Sip wine with jazz Saturday with Friends of Greenwich Point

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The Friends of Greenwich Point are inviting families and friends for a glass of wine with “Jazz on the Sound” at the Innis Arden Cottage on Saturday, July 26, from 5 – 7 p.m. Learn about the initiatives and needs of the Friends, and meet new friends on the shore of Long Island Sound. RSVP […] [Read More]
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Birds, wolves, whales and Paul Winter at Audubon Greenwich

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There was howling with wolves with saxophonist Paul Winter and howls of laughter with Israel’s “bird ambassador” Dr. Yossi Leshem at Audubon Greenwich with 125 bird and music lovers coming from as far as Boston and New York City to fill the Kiernan Hall for the program, “Migrating Birds Know No Boundaries: Birds as Ambassadors […] [Read More]
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