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Anne W. Semmes

Greenwich resident Emil Louis Smeriglio is celebrating his 90th birthday (March 24) on March 28.

Greenwich’s Emil Smeriglio celebrates his 90th year

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Emil Louis Smeriglio is between his 90th birthday on March 24 and his big family birthday celebration on March 28. For his birthday party he can expect a crowd. Not, unfortunately his late wife Johanna Angotto who he shared married life for nearly 63 years. But his four children will be there – Louise, Charlene, […] [Read More]
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Kate Guthrie is the director of Academic Services, Greenwich Education Group.

Greenwich parents seminar on “The New SAT”

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The Greenwich Education Group is coming to the rescue for parents of high school students who will be taking an entirely reworked SAT test this time next year. Partnering with the friendly Arch Street Teen Center the Greenwich Education Group will hold a seminar for parents entitled, “The New SAT and What It Means For […] [Read More]
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The Bruce Museum is offering a Family Studio Workshop on Sunday afternoon, March 29. from 1-3 p.m.

Bruce Museum Family Studio Workshop

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This Sunday afternoon the Bruce is welcoming fathers and mothers to bring their young families to a Family Studio Workshop to make Cut-out Creations with your family. Families can explore the process of making fine art together, while using quality art-making supplies and discussing current exhibitions. Suitable for all ages. The time is from 1- […] [Read More]
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Greenwich's Jane Condon is the guest speaer for the Retired Men's Association meeting on Wednesday April 1, at the First Presbyterian Church at 10:30 a.m.

Greenwich’s Jane Condon – RMA’s April Fool speaker

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If “comedy is simply another way of being serious,” as Retired Men’s Association (RMA) member Bernard Schneider quotes Peter Ustinov, “then Ms. Jane Condon is a true Renaissance woman.” Schneider is describing Greenwich comedienne  Condon as the next speaker for wouldn’t you know April Fool’s Day, next Wednesday when all are invited for free to […] [Read More]
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It’s Greenwich Focus on French Cinema weekend

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There are all kind of allures with this year’s Focus on French Cinema film festival, the top films coming out of France, meeting the actors and directors, and the chance to win two round trip tickets to Paris via Air France – with your chances increasing with the more movies you see. All showing at […] [Read More]
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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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Breast Cancer Alliance (BCA) Walk for Hope Co-Chairs, let to right: Caroline Brecker, Liz Bruce, Lisa Fleming, Mary Jeffery and Courtney Olsen with BCA Executive Director, Yonni Wattenmaker.

Plan on the Greenwich BCA Walk for Hope

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The 10th annual Breast Cancer Alliance (BCA) Walk for Hope will be held on Sunday, April 26 at 10:30 a.m. in downtown Greenwich. The Walk is one mile up Mason Street and down Greenwich Avenue. “It’s a family oriented event,” said Walk for Hope co-chair Courtney Olsen, so all ages can join added co-chair Caroline […] [Read More]
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The Greenwich Lions Easter Bunny and friends at last year’s Egg Hunt Fundraiser.

Greenwich Lions, Easter Bunny, and Egg Hunt Sunday

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This Sunday calling all Easter Egg hunters and Easter bunny lovers to Roger Sherman Baldwin Park. But be there at 11 a.m. as the egg hunting stats at 11:15! And guess what – there’s more than one hunt to be. The egg hunt fields  are set up for three different age groups and restocked for […] [Read More]
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