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Greenwich High student government president talks cafeteria menu

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Greenwich High School student government president Blake Reinken addressed the Board of Education tonight, at its meeting at Julian Curtiss School. His comments focused on proposed changes to the high school’s cafeteria menu. BLAKE REINKEN: It is a privilege to address members of the board, members of the cabinet, Chairman [Barbara] O’Neill, Superintendent [William] McKersie […] [Read More]

Official ribbon cutting opens Cos Cob Park

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After decades of work, a little rain wasn’t going to stop the town from officially opening Cos Cob Park. And while it wasn’t quite the warm and sunny spring day planners had hoped for, spirits were still extremely high as the ribbon was cut on the park, which features nine acres and panoramic views of […] [Read More]
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Greenwich district picks firm for data management

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Superintendent of Schools William McKersie announced Thursday that the district has chosen the Rosemont, Ill.-based ECRA Group, Inc. to develop and manage a comprehensive data management system. The data infrastructure will include a data warehouse, a value-added student growth model, and performance dashboard to monitor progress at the student, class, school and district levels. ECRA […] [Read More]

Vietnamese faces captured by Greenwich’s Mike Harris

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While the rest of us are suffering into a warmer climate there are others exploring the world with their cameras and chief among them is Greenwich photographer Mike Harris traveling with wife Sallie through once embattled and now more serene Vietnam. Mike is managing to take extraordinary captures of Vietnamese faces. So here is a […] [Read More]
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Bruce Museum Executive Director Peter Sutton is expressing his concern for Governor Malloy's 2015-2017 budget cuts effecting the Museum. Photo by Helen Neafsey.

Bruce Museum Director Sutton protests Governor Malloy’s budget cuts

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Peter Sutton, executive director of the Bruce Museum is sending out an appeal calling for citizen response to Governor Malloy’s recent 2015-2017 budget proposal that Sutton calls “devastating” to the state’s cultural institutions. “Recommending a 14 percent cut in state funding to the arts sector alone — an extremely disproportionate cut vis-à-vis other state budget […] [Read More]
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Lisa Baird of Old Greenwich is the keynote speaker for the 10th annual United Way Sole Sisters Luncheon on April 16.

Greenwich’s Lisa Baird speaking at Sole Sisters Luncheon

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Old Greenwich resident, Lisa Baird, who serves as Chief Marketing Officer of the United States Olympic Committee (USOC), will give the keynote speech at the United Way Sole Sisters 10th annual Spring Luncheon and Fashion Accessories on April 23 at the Greenwich Country Club. Baird has been honored as one of the top women in […] [Read More]
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A red-tailed hawk, one of a pair that nests near the playing fields behind Greenwich High School, on the hunt around the ball fields at the school in Greenwich, Conn., Wednesday, March 25, 2015.

Beware Greenwich Cardinal, GHS hawk on the hunt

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Tabletop exercise among emergency responders

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Police, fire and medical personnel recently held a training exercise to improve coordination. The “tabletop” sessions covered a range of potential scenarios that emergency responders might face. Here’s a write-up on the event from the Greenwich Police Department: Key leaders from each of the Town of Greenwich Public Safety Services (Emergency Medical Service (EMS), Police, […] [Read More]
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