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Maggie Gordon

Greenwich hedge fund controller charged with embezzling millions

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 Greenwich resident Lawrence J. Herzing, 45, was arrested Wednesday on a federal criminal complaint alleging that he embezzled millions of dollars from the hedge fund where he was employed. As alleged in the criminal complaint, Herzing was recently employed as the controller of Greenwich-based Contrarian Capital Management, L.L.C.  On 32 occasions between 2004 and 2013, Herzing used […] [Read More]
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SEC sanctions two Greenwich hedge funds

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Two Greenwich hedge funds settled with the SEC Tuesday, agreeing to pay fines for allegedly violating a rule that is supposed to protect investors for a manipulation of shares. Great Point Partners agreed to pay $110,000 in disgorgement, interest and penalties, while Rockwood Investment Management agreed to a fine of $238,000, the SEC reported. In […] [Read More]
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Hey there, Greenwich! Just wanted to offer a friendly introduction: I’m the new business reporter here at the Greenwich Time, starting this week. While I’m no stranger to Greenwich — having covered real estate in town for about a year, and writing about demographic trends here for my Trending column for a couple years — […] [Read More]
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Greenwich millennial tells Forbes what she wishes she knew going into job market

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Greenwich millennial Juliana Collamer penned a piece featured on Forbes about the advice she wishes she’d received when first entering the job market last year, fresh out of George Washington University. The Old Greenwich resident, who is now executive director of Volunteers On Call, a non-profit based in Fairfield, published a response to a piece […] [Read More]
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Paul Simon performs during the Greenwich Town Party at Roger Sherman Baldwin Park, Saturday, May 26, 2012. File Photo

Town Party tickets on sale today

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In case you didn’t see the giant sign in the hallway at Town Hall this morning to remind you: Tickets for the Greenwich Town Party went up for sale this morning. They can only be purchased online, so if you’re interested in going, you should head over to greenwichtownparty.com/tickets right now and score them while you […] [Read More]
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Police vehicles are parked outside 261 Round Hill Road in Greenwich, Conn., where Michael DeMaio, 55, was arrested and charged with criminal attempt at murder and first degree assault after his wife, Diane DeMaio, was bludgeoned with a baseball bat. File Photo

DeMaio’s house on Round Hill Road for sale

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The Round Hill Road home of Michael DeMaio, which was the scene of a brutal beating late last year, hit the market earlier this week, asking $11.8 million for the 9,600 square foot mansion. “From the outside, it exudes unbridled opulence for such a blue-blooded Greenwich address, imposing eagles carved from stone perched atop the […] [Read More]
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47 Round Hill Road sold for $6.7 million last week, the top priced home sale on the street so far this year.

Round Hill home sells for $6.7 million as week’s top sale

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The seven-bedroom Georgian home at 47 Round Hill Road sold for $6,650,000 on Wednesday, March 19, earning it the distinction of Greenwich’s top home sale for last week. The property includes 2.47 acres of “parklike” land, according to the expired listings for the home, and boasts a wine cellar equipped to hold 5,000 bottles of […] [Read More]

Pamela S. Pagnani to lead Sotheby’s International Realty in Greenwich

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Greenwich, CT – March 17, 2014 – Sotheby’s International Realty, Inc. is pleased to announce that Pamela S. Pagnani has joined the company as vice president and brokerage manager of the Greenwich brokerage. In this role, Pagnani will lead 83 associates affiliated with Sotheby’s International Realty in Greenwich. Pagnani, a Greenwich native, has over twenty-five […] [Read More]
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Wishlist collecting prom dresses for teens in need

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Wishlist, a clothing store with three locations in Fairfield County, is teaming up with Operation Prom Connecticut to collect gently used prom dresses to be donated to local teens in need of a dress for the big dance. Operation Prom, which just expanded into Connecticut last month, accepts donations to be given to young women […] [Read More]
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Coldwell Banker acquires Round Hill Partners

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Just got word of big moves in the Greenwich real estate realm. Check out this release, which announces that Coldwell Banker just acquired Round Hill Partners, an independent real estate company in town: GREENWICH, Conn., Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage, a leading residential real estate brokerage company in Connecticut and Westchester County, N.Y., today announced it has […] [Read More]
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