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Barbara Perry Bind

Cos Cob resident Rob Mathes (above) is musical director for tonight's Kennedy Center Honors.

Greenwich resident has big role in tonight’s Kennedy Center Honors

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Look for Cos Cob resident Rob Mathes tonight at the Annual Kennedy Honors which will air tonight at 9 p.m. on CBS. Mathes is musical director of the show, which is honoring singer Al Green, actor and filmmaker Tom Hanks, ballerina Patricia McBride, singer-songwriter Sting and comedienne Lily Tomlin. Performers and presenters include Jared Angle, […] [Read More]
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Second Congregational to hold three services on Christmas Eve

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Second Congregational Church, 139 East Putnam Ave., invites the community to three diverse Christmas Eve worship services that together will feature choral singing, a pageant, lessons and candle lighting. A Family Service will be held from 4:30 to 5:30 p.m., featuring music performed by the church’s Youth Choir, directed by Music Educator Lisbeth Lloyd, as […] [Read More]
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Greenwich’s Kids in Crisis receives donation from Holiday Stroll

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Above, Branden Hahn of Kids in Crisis (right) visited Santa at McArdle’s to accept a donation of $2,465 from James McArdle of McArdle’s (left) and Tammi Ketler of TMK Sports & Entertainment (second from left), of the 6th Annual Greenwich Reindeer Festival and Santa’s Workshop and the 6th Annual Greenwich Holiday Stroll. The money was […] [Read More]
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Recycle your Christmas tree in Greenwich

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Residents can bring their Christmas Trees for recycling Friday, Dec. 26 through Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015. All trees to be recycled must be undecorated (no ornaments, tinsel, lights or stands). The Parks & Trees Division will be recycling residents’ Christmas trees by chipping them. The wood chips can be used by residents as mulch or […] [Read More]
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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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