Blumenthal to speak at Stanwich commencement

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The senior senator from Connecticut will have the floor next month at The Stanwich School. U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal, a former Stanwich parent, will serve as the school’s keynote speaker at its inaugural commencement ceremony on May 29. “I’m excited and proud to attend this joyous and significant graduation — launching these very special young […] [Read More]

Whitby delegates represent school at Model UN conference

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In case you missed it, Greenwich Time covered on Wednesday a panel discussion at Whitby School, featuring its middle-school students, who represented the school earlier this month at the Montessori Model United Nations conference in New York City. Here’s the link to the article: http://www.greenwichtime.com/default/article/Whitby-students-stand-United-5408596.php In the gallery below are contributed pictures from Whitby School […] [Read More]
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Big fundraising haul for Lions Club’s Egg Hunt

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Talk about an eggs-ellent outcome. The Greenwich Lions Club’s annual Egg Hunt last Sunday in Roger Sherman Baldwin Park raised approximately $5,000. ShopRite was the event’s lead sponsor, while the Greenwich Department of Parks and Recreation co-sponsored. The St. Lawrence Club, McDonald’s and Greenwich Bank & Trust also made contributions. Many volunteered for the event, including […] [Read More]
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ZAC Foundation co-founder talks water safety

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An article in Friday’s print edition of Greenwich Time reported on this week’s ZAC Camp, a water-safety program, at the Boys & Girls Club of Greenwich. After Thursday’s closing ceremony for the camp, Karen Cohn, co-founder of The ZAC Foundation, which partnered with the Boys & Girl Club to organize the camp, spoke with Greenwich […] [Read More]
Categories: Boys & Girls Club
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Three generations, one haircut

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Like father, like son… and his son. Three generations of the Lasley family helped to set a new Guinness World Record, when they appeared April 9 on NBC’s “Today” show to get their heads shaved in a fundraiser for the St. Baldrick’s Foundation, which raises funds for children with cancer. The newly shorn Lasley trio […] [Read More]

Bishop Caggiano to attend St. Roch’s Easter Sunday mass

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For local Christians, Easter Sunday means many things: an observance of the rebirth of Jesus Christ, a celebration of the return of spring, a moment to gather with family and friends to share goodwill and a Marshmallow peep or two. This Sunday, one new member of the St. Roch’s Church’s extended family is preparing to […] [Read More]
Categories: Chickahominy, religion
Greenwich resident John Hayden had a great rookie season this as a freshman on the Yale hockey team.  Hayden played his freshman and sophomore seasons in prep school at Brunswick.

Eli’s coming!

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Greenwich native and Yale freshman John Hayden got off to a slow start for the Bulldog’s hockey team this year, but as the season progressed so did Hayden. The 6 foot, 3 inch, 210 lb. forward ended his first year of college hockey with 16 points, scoring three goals and adding 10 assists. Along the […] [Read More]
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Families gathered for egg dyeing on Easter Saturday in 2013 at First Congo.

Easter egg dyeing time at First Congregational

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Every year at the First Congregational Church in Old Greenwich they come in droves with their hard boiled eggs to turn those white and brown eggs into technicolor Easter Eggs. Waiting for the small hands are table tops full of dyes, stickers and writing pencils to create their own designs – all courtesy of First […] [Read More]
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