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Paul Schott

Tesei and Marzullo Scheme C

Report: Arsenic found in ravine next to New Lebanon

Arsenic has been found in the ravine next to New Lebanon School, a possible site for a new building for the school, according to soil test results released by the school district. Here is the release from the district: “The Greenwich Public Schools (GPS) commissioned a supplemental investigation to the Phase II Site assessment to […] [Read More]
Shelley Somers

Somers to stay at Central Middle

Central Middle School Principal Shelley Somers announced in an email Wednesday to parents that she is no longer a candidate to be the next principal at Staples High School in Westport. “After a long day yesterday at Staples High School, I have withdrawn my name for consideration for the principal position. “As I talked with […] [Read More]
Teddy Bears Threatened

Bear sightings reported in Greenwich

Guard your picnic baskets. There were two bear sightings in Greenwich this holiday weekend, according to Greenwich police. The first was in a backyard on Birch Lane late Sunday evening, and the second was at the Burning Tree Country Club early in Monday morning. In both cases, the bears were spotted from a distance and […] [Read More]
Categories: Greenwich, police

Thousands gather for Memorial Day parade

The annual Old Greenwich Memorial Day parade again drew thousands to Sound Beach Avenue. The procession featured hundreds of community members from dozens of Greenwich organizations. After the parade, hundreds gathered for a ceremony in Binney Park.   [Read More]
Categories: General

Greenwich vets observe Memorial Day at yacht club

Hundreds of people, including many Greenwich veterans, gathered Monday morning at Indian Harbor Yacht Club for a wreath laying ceremony to observe Memorial Day. The event featured two wreath-layings, the raising of the flag and a 21-gun salute. Christopher Hughes, a Marine veteran of Desert Storm, and Navy Capt. Mark Turner spoke at the ceremony. […] [Read More]
Categories: General

Central Middle student sustains minor injuries in car accident

A Central Middle School student escaped serious injuries after being hit by a car near the school Friday afternoon, school officials said. The accident happened shortly after the school’s 2:35 p.m. time, when the girl was hit at the intersection of Indian Rock Lane and Orchard Street, according to Kim Eves. The girl might have […] [Read More]
BOE 5-21

Greenwich students and parents speak in support of suspended band director

Dozens of students and parents turned out at Thursday night’s Board of Education meeting to protest the suspension of Greenwich High School band director John Yoon. “We need our teacher back in the classroom, we need our director back on the podium,” said Greenwich High senior Peter Russell, who plays clarinet and tenor saxophone in the […] [Read More]
BOE 11-30

Greenwich school board to meet Thursday night

The Board of Education will meet Thursday night, at 7 p.m., at Parkway School. Here’s a look at the agenda. AGENDA: Meeting Opening – 7:00 PM A. Call to Order and Pledge of Allegiance – Ms. O’Neill 2. Approval of Agenda A. Approval of 5/21/15 Agenda 3. School Welcome A. Patty Allen, Principal, Parkway School 4. Student/Staff Recognition A. CT Science Fair […] [Read More]