This June the first Google Global Summit Apps Event came to Greenwich at Greenwich Country Day School. Photo by Matt Gelder.

New tech teaching tools from Bill Gates via Cecilia Attias

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Greenwich’s Cecilia Attias has her Cecilia Attias Foundation for Women. She makes it her practice to tweet valuable information for others. Today she has tweeted suggestions straight from Bill Gates from his Gates Foundation. Gates is blogging about helpful tech tools teachers can use in the classroom. This summer in Greenwich a number of teachers […] [Read More]
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What you can learn from your Greenwich Fire Dept.

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Want to know what are all those other _11 numbers you can call for help? The Fire Dept. lists them for us. 211 Human, social and health-related Information and referral services. 311 Toll-free from anywhere throughout HRM provide you with a wide variety of municipal information and services in over 150 languages. 411 Local directory […] [Read More]
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Nicole Narea of Greenwich is a junior at Yale University.

Greenwich’s Nicole Narea’s summer experience at NPR

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College student Nicole Narea of Greenwich has had a most informative summer as an intern with the National Public Radio (NPR) program “All Things Considered” in Washington, D.C. She’s now heading back to Yale University where she will be a junior. A look at what her experience was like in Washington popped up on Twitter, […] [Read More]
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Greenwich Rummage Room holds 50th grand reopening

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  The Rummage Room, 191 Sound Beach Ave., will mark its 50th anniversary with a Grand Reopening Sale, starting Monday, Aug. 25. and running through Saturday, Aug. 30. The store, operated by the Women’s Fellowship of the First Congregational Church of Greenwich, began in 1964 as a rummage sale at the church.  The event’s success […] [Read More]
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Stamford teen arrested in Cos Cob for car theft, weapon

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A Stamford teenager is under arrest in Greenwich after he was caught behind the wheel of a stolen vehicle with an illegal BB gun inside. Matthew White, 19, is  facing charges for third-degree larceny charges and possession of a weapon in a motor vehicle. White’s bond was set at $5,000, which he was unable to […] [Read More]
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Six Greenwich Girl Scouts earn highest Gold Award

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Out of 61 Girl Scouts of Connecticut honored with a Gold Medal – the National Girl Scouts’ highest honor  are six  Greenwich Girl Scouts: Rose Kristen Arezzini, Eliana Betzios, Elizabeth Budinoff, Lesley Nolan, Erin White, and Madeline Wolf. To earn their Gold Medal, the six girls, who have attained the level of Senior and Ambassador Girl Scouts, […] [Read More]
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The Innis Arden House at Greenwich Point.

Greenwich Conservation Commission celebrating 50th anniversary

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Senator Richard Blumenthal is to be the guest speaker at a celebratory reception being held by the Greenwich Conservation Commission to celebrate its 50th Anniversary on Sat., Sept. 13, at the Innis Arden Cottage from 3 to 6 p.m.  The Cottage is located at Greenwich Point Park. Conservation Commission Director Denise Savageau is especially welcoming […] [Read More]
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Greenwich YMCA registration time for activity packed fall season

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If you’re looking for Youth Strength Training, HIIT: High Intensity Interval Training, Friday Family Fun Night, Kids Yoga PJ Party, or Parent Date Night, its all waiting for you at the YMCA beginning Sept. 6. If you’re into swimming – their fall aquatics schedule offers Swim School, the Marlins Swim Team, Marlins Diving Club, Greenwich Aquatics […] [Read More]
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