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Paul Schott

Zumbathon Friday at YMCA

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The YMCA of Greenwich will hold a Zumbathon on Friday from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Children, adults and families are welcome to attend. Participants are asked to consider making at the door a donation to the YMCA’s annual fund. The YMCA is located at 50 East Putnam Avenue in downtown Greenwich. [Read More]
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YWCA Stand Against Racism Day Friday at Town Hall

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Town Hall will host on Friday from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. the fifth annual YWCA Stand Against Racism Day. The event will include First Selectman Peter Tesei, YWCA President and Chief Executive Officer Adrianne Singer, Superintendent of Schools William McKersie, Greenwich High School students and the First Baptist Church choir. The event is free […] [Read More]
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Sacred Heart to hold student film festival on April 30

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Convent of the Sacred Heart will host its fifth annual film festival on Wednesday, April 30 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the school’s Lennie and John de Csepel Theater at 1177 King Street. The event is free and open to the public. All are invited to view the new documentaries, creative videos and […] [Read More]

Greenwich Library launches new online catalog

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Today marks the launch of the Greenwich Library’s new digital catalog. It can be accessed through the following URL: http://greenwichlibrary.bibliocommons.com/ Here’s the release from the library about the new system: “Greenwich Library is the first library in Connecticut to offer this service, which is powered by BiblioCommons, a leading Canada-based software developer. The BiblioCommons catalog […] [Read More]
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GA Green

Greenwich Academy goes green

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Talk about putting the “green” in Greenwich Academy. In a fitting accomplishment on Earth Day, Greenwich Academy has been named a Green Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education. This recognition honors schools that have reduced their environmental impact and costs; improved the health and wellness of students and staff; and provided effective environmental […] [Read More]

GHS moves up in latest U.S. News & World Report rankings — UPDATE

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10 P.M. UPDATE:  The Greenwich Time article about the new U.S. News & World Report rankings is now scheduled to run in Thursday’s print edition. Greenwich High School ranks No. 15 in the state and No. 413 nationally in the newly released 2014 Best High School rankings from U.S. News & World Report. Greenwich High […] [Read More]

Greenwich Pen Women present tonight at Greenwich Library

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Tonight at 7 p.m. in the Greenwich Library’s meeting room, the Greenwich Pen Women will present poetry readings and art from their newest publication of original works, the product of a national poetry contest, Women’s Voices of the 21st Century: Experiences That Shape Women. The following comes from a library announcement about the event: “Women […] [Read More]
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Terra Greenwich United Way

Greenwich Avenue restaurants to hold United Way fundraiser

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Greenwich Avenue restaurants Terra and Mediterraneo will be serving up fare for a good cause next week. They will fundraise for the Greenwich United Way by hosting a “Week of Caring” from Monday, April 28 to Sunday, May 4. A portion of restaurant proceeds for the week will benefit the United Way’s work helping to […] [Read More]

Greenwich Alliance for Education fundraiser set for Sunday at SoulCycle

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SoulCycle studios will host a “Spin to Win” ride on Sunday at 2 p.m. to benefit the Greenwich Alliance for Education’s Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID) program. No spinning experience is necessary, and participants with all levels of experience are welcome to participate. Soul Cycle will provide spin shoes and water for the ride. Meli-Melo is providing post-spinning smoothies, and […] [Read More]

Back to school today

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Greenwich public-school students are undoubtedly rejoicing: Today marks their return to classes after a week off for their spring break. The district is now in the final leg of the 2013-14 school year. Barring any further school closures, the last day of classes will be June 20. Here’s a look at the district calendar, in […] [Read More]