Saturday Greenwich Wiffle Ball kicks off on Polo Club field

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On Saturday, July 26, the Greenwich Wiffle Ball team players, ages 12 and up, take to the Greenwich Polo Club field at Conyers Farm for an exciting and competitive all day event. Over 60 teams of 4-5 players battle it out from 8:45 a.m. until only one team is left standing. First place team receives […] [Read More]
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Ron Howard's family home on Converse Lake in Conyers Farm sells for $27.5 million.

Ron Howard’s home in Conyers Farm sells for 27.5 million

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According to Sotheby International Realty as seen on Facebook, Academy Award winning producer and director Ron Howard has sold his Converse Lake-side estate in Conyers Farm for $27.5 million. The estate went up for sale in May and was in contract two weeks later. For a couple, whose four children are grown, and who have […] [Read More]
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At West Putnam and Holly Hill, the car in center head north, second from left, waits an inordinate amount of time to make a left onto Weaver.

West Putnam traffic light at Weaver and Holly Hill needs attention

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There is a busy traffic light intersection in town causing a lot of driver irritation. It’s the increasingly busy West Putnam, Weaver Street, Holly Hill Lane intersection. A steady flow of traffic comes from Port Chester and Westchester headed north on West Putnam. And the traffic flows steady headed south on that section of West […] [Read More]
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Early closing today for Greenwich Library

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The Greenwich Library will close today at 5 p.m. It will close at 5 p.m. every Friday until and through August 29. [Read More]
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Stanwich School, CSH music teacher arrested for risk of injury to a minor

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Greenwich Police arrested a music teacher Wednesday after he made an “unsuitable  request” to his ten-year-old student. Sean Jackson, 41, of Stamford was allegedly tutoring the student alone “in a private school setting” at the time of the  incident. According to school documents, Jackson taught music at Stanwich School and Convent of the Sacred Heart […] [Read More]
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The Sound Beach Community Band will be performing on the Showmobile at Binney Park on Sunday, July 27, from 7 to 8:30 pm. Photo by Bob Luckey.

Sunday night is Band music night at Binney Park

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They’re striking up their band – all 40 of them that make up the Sound Beach Community Band as hosted by the Town’s Dept. of Parks and Rec. for their performance at Binney Park on Sunday, July 27, from 7 – 8:30 p.m. And it’s free! So, bring your picnic dinner and a blanket, and […] [Read More]
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Collis P. Huntington State Park is a Connecticut state park that spreads into three towns: Redding, Newtown, and Bethel.
Photo by Cathy Zuraw.

This weekend Gov. Malloy gifts “Free State Parks Weekend”

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Greenwich has much to offer on a summer weekend, but if the kids are getting restless and want to explore other natural environments Connecticut Governor Dannel Malloy is offering an incentive to visit the state parks. All parking and museum fees will be waived throughout Connecticut’s state park system. The free weekend of July 26-27, is part […] [Read More]
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Senator Jay Rockefeller at the 2008 Democratic National Convention. Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images.

Greenwich’s George Smith family finds support in Senate hearings

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The George Smith family who continue to mourn the loss of their son and brother, George Smith IV to mysterious circumstances on his honeymoon cruise nine years ago were witness to powerful support in Washington, D.C yesterday at a hearing before the Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation, Committee. Their Facebook page today tells the story […] [Read More]
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