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Storm hits Greenwich– 3:15 p.m. update

Greenwichites throughout town are feeling the brunt of today’s storm, with some residential and river flooding after almost 2.5 inches of rain. “We’re clearly being impacted,” Dan Warzoha, the

Greenwich’s miracle baby orangutan gets a name

The world’s first orangutan conceived by assisted reproduction was born in his mother Maggie’s favorite yellow wheelbarrow May 20 at LEO Zoological Conservation Center in backcountry Greenwich. After
Categories: animals, backcountry

GPD: backcountry mailboxes vandalized with paint splatter

Greenwich Police are searching for those responsible for a paint-tossing spree in the backcountry late Thursday night and Friday morning. Police said that at least five homeowners in the area of Round
Categories: backcountry, police

Small northwest Greenwich fire prompts fears of the worst

A small fire inside an exhaust fan at a home in the far reaches of the northwest backcountry prompted scares of a much bigger blaze Monday afternoon. An effective response from Round Hill volunteers
Categories: backcountry, fire

Construction worker severely injured in fall near Stamford border

A construction worker remains in Stamford Hospital hours after he plummeted nearly 20 feet from a gazebo rooftop. The 59-year-old man, who’s name has not been released, suffered neck and head
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Lucky response quashes backcountry house fire

Firefighters have extinguished a backcountry house fire with no injuries and minor structural damage, as engines returning from a previous call found themselves in the right place at the right time
Categories: backcountry

Greenwich’s ‘great estates’ on display

Starting Wednesday, Greenwich Historical Society will feature a new exhibit exploring the clothing, photographs and objects belonging to wealthy Greenwichites in the late 19th and early 20th
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

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

BET give Tesei go ahead for NW firehouse talks

At the conclusion of the BET’s budget decision meeting Thursday night, the board voted to give First Selectman Peter Tesei the green light to begin negotiations with northwest Greenwich landowners

Round Hill Community House to cut ribbon on emergency recharging center Sunday

Mid- and backcountry residents are cutting the ribbon on a new “emergency recharging center” Sunday, Feb. 9 at the Round Hill Community House. Spurred on by memories of 11 powerless days following