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Anne W. Semmes

The Parthenon's metopes as drawn by Professor Katherine Schwab on view tonight at the Bruce Museum.

Archeologist to show her drawings of Parthenon

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Katherine Schwab, the archaeologist professor at Fairfield University has kept a close eye on Athen’s Parthenon her whole career.  She has literally unraveled the hairdos of those marble maiden Caryatids on the Acropolis employing her students to have their hairs arranged in that ancient style. Schwab is also an artist and has spent many an […] [Read More]
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Angel Wing’s motto is “harnessing the power of choral performance to achieve personal well-being.”

Upcoming Angel Wing Cabaret needs you

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If you like to sing and not exactly in a church choir or in one of those formal try-out choirs there’s  a group worth considering that would like to take you under their wings when and if you are in the singing mood. They are the Angel Choir brought together from time to time by […] [Read More]
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CCI Open House to introduce new director

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On Thursday week, The Community Centers, Inc. of Greenwich are eager to introduce their new executive director, Lauren Franciamore in an Open House, from 6 – 8 p.m.,  at their headquarters at 61 East Putnam Avenue. There’s no question that Franciamore who has served as a social worker at CCI for seven years has a way […] [Read More]
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What five seconds of distracted driving can do

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According to the Greenwich Police, if while driving you take your eyes off the road for five seconds  – that’s the average time people are texting – and say you’re traveling at 55 m.p.h., you’re covering the length of a football field blindfolded.  Think what crossing that distance can do to your life and to […] [Read More]
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Free spring health check up

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The Greenwich Department of Health cares about your health.  Book yourself into five Wednesday evenings in May  (May 7, 14, 21, 28, and June 4) for classes on nutrition management to lose weight, lower your blood pressure, and reduce your risk of heart disease. Health specialist Barbara Schmidt, MS, RD and CDN, will lead discussions […] [Read More]
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Churchless Greenwich parish creates new way to celebrate Holy Week

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For this Holy Week Drew Williams, the pastor of Greenwich’s Trinity Church has created a most unusual way to celebrate the story of Jesus’s final acts as lived out before his crucifixion, for his 1000-member congregation that after 15 years still has no permanent home in Greenwich. (The parish meets during the school year at […] [Read More]
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Greenwich Police have entry job

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If you can see yourself patrolling a specified beat or district on foot, bicycle or in a patrol car, van or vessel.  If you will check out windows and doors in the Greenwich business district and investigate suspicious conditions. If you can navigate and maintain police patrol boats… to enforce laws and harbor regulations, and will […] [Read More]
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Sunshine returns today but sweaters needed

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Today, on Wednesday, the sun will melt away the frosting of snow, and make memory of the soaking rain, but temperatures will only reach the mid 40’s. The coolness will be accentuated by northerly breezes with gusts from 20 up to 30 m.p.h. Tonight,  temperatures will fall to high 20’s but with a bright moon […] [Read More]
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Tax deadline day at Town Hall

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Since February 4, over 400 Greenwich residents have been going to Town Hall to the third floor Social Services Department to have their taxes prepared for free by 16 volunteer tax aides. Martin Waine was there today as the local coordinator of the team of volunteers and seemed surprised at the few people showing up […] [Read More]
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Updated as of 8:15 a.m., live cam at  I-95 n/o Elm Steet with traffic closest to camera traveling south.

I95 northbound traffic jam

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Northbound traffic in the Stamford area on I95 is a mess after an early morning tractor trailer accident just past Exit 16 in East Norwalk.   But southbound traffic is moving fairy well. [Read More]
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