Carol Sutton 9-18

Greenwich teachers union president talks time management, teacher observations

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At the Board of Education meeting last Thursday, Carol Sutton, president of the Greenwich Education Association, the district’s teachers union, addressed the board. Her comments focused on teachers’ time management and classroom observations of teachers. SUTTON: “On behalf of [GEA] members, the negotiations team and the GEA executive board, thank you for working with us […] [Read More]
Julia Bunte-Mein 9-18

The latest from Greenwich High’s student government leaders

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At the Board of Education meeting last Thursday, Greenwich High School senior class president Julia Bunte-Mein and student body president Blake Reinken gave updates about key student government initiatives. Here are their comments. BUNTE-MEIN: “One issue that student government recently became aware of is the overcrowding of buses. One particular bus, bus 8, seems to […] [Read More]

Stanwich School celebrates opening of pre-K and Kindergarten center

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Upon starting the new school year, the Stanwich School has celebrated a milestone this month: the opening of Wildwood Cottage, the pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten center at its Stanwich Road campus. Thirty-five students are enrolled at Wildwood this year. Wildwood was unveiled Sept. 5 with a ribbon-cutting ceremony. Laura Dianis, Stanwich’s director of communications, provided this […] [Read More]

Greenwich BET meets tonight

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The Board of Estimate and Taxation will meet tonight at 6:30 p.m. at Town Hall, in the first-floor meeting room. Among the proposed allocations on the agenda are two closely scrutinized ones: $1.24 million for a proposed settlement with the firm that oversaw the construction of Hamilton Avenue School http://www.greenwichtime.com/default/article/Greenwich-moves-to-settle-lawsuits-over-Ham-Ave-5765395.php $52,000 for Harbor Management Committee […] [Read More]
ISD Ice Cream Social

International School at Dundee serves up ice cream social

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The school year at the International School at Dundee got off to a sweet start last Sunday with a PTA-hosted ice cream social. Below is one cool scene. Second-graders Grace Brandes and Ellen Romano enjoying popsicles and ice cream scooped by ISD teachers and parent volunteers during the family event. [Read More]

Bruce Museum’s Peter Sutton gives preview of Hohenbuchau Collection

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Bruce Museum Executive Director Peter Sutton gave a special media walking tour on Friday afternoon, September 19, of the extraordinary collection of 64 paintings of a rare and robust collection of Dutch and Flemish seventeenth-century paintings from The Hohenbuchau Collection from: Liechtenstein, The Princely Collections, Vienna he is first to bring to the U.S. and […] [Read More]
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Greenwich woman charged with leaving baby in car

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A backcountry Greenwich woman was charged with a felony Thursday for leaving an infant locked in a car at Scalzi Park while she was watching another child at the playground, police said. Daniell Neuman, 36, of 39 Boulder Brook Road, was charged with risk of injury to a child and leaving a child unsupervised. Police […] [Read More]
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The crowd of iPhone shoppers extends down Greenwich Avenue Friday morning.

Business owner angry over crowd of iPhone buyers on Greenwich Avenue

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  People began arriving Thursday at the Apple store on Greenwich Avenue to be among the first to get their hands on the new iPhone, which went on sale Friday. “They were sleeping in the doorway of my building,” said an Avenue property owner who did not want to be identified  — and was none […] [Read More]
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