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Barbara Perry Bind

First Church Christmas Eve Nativity Pageant

Christmas Eve at Greenwich’s First Congregational Church

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On Sunday, Dec. 21, from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., First Congregational Church, 108 Sound Beach Ave., will hold a Nativity featuring live sheep, along with people, for the crèche on the front lawn of the church. And, this year’s Christmas Eve services range from those for young families, to carols for kids and adults […] [Read More]
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Greenwich police department wins award

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The Greenwich Police Department was recently honored with a Gold Award from AAA Southern New England – CT for the department’s traffic safety programs. The Gold went to initiatives including mature driver training; a high-profile distracted driving campaign; and a middle school physics and crash education class. Sgt. John Slusarz was recognized as a department-nominated […] [Read More]
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Boast Greenwich

Benefit for Greenwich Boys & Girls Cub

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On Thursday, Dec. 11 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at 10 Greenwich Ave. Boast Greenwich, Boast and Party With Moms is hosting a shopping event to benefit 15 percent of sales to the Boysc& Girls Club of Greenwich. Boast is a supporter of the Greenwich community, where the brand’s flagship store is located. Refreshments and […] [Read More]
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2014 Final Messiah Soloists No Names Word

One-night only Messiah performance in Greenwich

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On Saturday, Dec. 13, at 4 p.m. in the Meetinghouse at First Congregational Church of Greenwich, 108 Sound Beach Ave., the First Church Festival Chorus and Chamber Orchestra, along with the church’s Chancel Choir will perform the “Messiah.” The concert has been performed since 1966 and this year includes the First Church Festival Chorus and […] [Read More]
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Cos Cob festival

Greenwich Winter’s Eve Festival for kids, adults

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On Dec. 13, from 3 to 7 p.m., on Sinoway Road, in the shared parking lot between the Cos Cob Firehouse and Cos Cob Library, the Winter’s Eve Festival Committee will host a holiday celebration. The event will include holiday music and a kids’ dance contest, cookie decorating, card-making at the Cos Cob library, 5 […] [Read More]
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Greenwich Historical Society to hold Antiquarius boutique, house tours

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The Greenwich Historical Society will hold its Antiquarius Holiday Boutique on Tuesday, Dec. 9 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. and Wednesday, Dec. 10 from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Christ Church Greenwich Parish Hall, 254 East Putnam Ave. The event will feature a mix of new vendors and past favorites, and on opening night, […] [Read More]
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Above,  “Festivity” oil on canvas by GAS faculty member, Carol Dixon

Greenwich Art Society holds faculty show, reception

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The Greenwich Art Society’s Annual Faculty Exhibition is on display through Dec. 30 at the Greenwich Art Society Gallery, second floor, 299 Greenwich Ave. The public is invited to the opening reception on Saturday, Dec. 13 from 2 to 3:30 p.m., which will feature a question and answer session with GAS faculty. Participating faculty members […] [Read More]
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Road closure in Greenwich at Burying Hill Bridge

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Beginning on Dec. 15, 2014, construction will begin on the Burying Hill Rd. Bridge, located on Burying Hill Rd. between Highland Farm Rd. and Lake Ave. The road is scheduled to be closed for approximately six weeks at the bridge site beginning Monday, Dec. 15 as a result of the construction work. Here are detours […] [Read More]
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"Minotaur Escapes the Labyrinth," by Donald Axleroad, is one of the featured pieces at the interactive exhibit.

“Meet the Minotaur” at Greenwich Arts Council

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On Saturday, Dec. 6, from 12 to 4 p.m. Greenwich Arts Council, 299 Greenwich Ave., will host a special children’s event, “Meet the Minotaur, Explore the Labyrinth.” The event will feature an interactive installation in conjunction with Donald Axleroad’s Retrospective Exhibition: “Ancient Myths, Modern Messages,” which is centered on Greek mythology. For the kids, there […] [Read More]
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Dr. Nate Smith

“Dinosaurs on Ice: Fossil Hunting” at the Bruce Museum in Greenwich

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On Tuesday, Dec. 9, Dr. Nathan Smith will lead a talk, “Dinosaurs on Ice: Fossil Hunting in the Jurassic of Antarctica,” at the Bruce Museum, 1 Museum Dr. Smith, assistant professor in the Department of Biology at Howard University and a research associate at the Field Museum of Natural History, will discuss some of the […] [Read More]
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