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Fire Department on scene of Central Greenwich fire

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Greenwich fire personnel are tackling a one alarm fire at a home at 6 Ridgeview Ave. in Central Greenwich according to emergency reports. Police said Tuesday afternoon that no one was injured during the blaze and the Greenwich Emergency Medical Services has responded to the call, but had since left the scene. According to reports, […] [Read More]
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Crooner D’Agostino to bring classic style to Baldwin Park Wednesday

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Fairfield County-bred crooner Steve D’Agostino will bring his repertoire of standards to Roger Sherman Baldwin Park Wednesday in this week’s installment of the Department of Parks and Recreation’s Wednesday night performance series. Pulling from the “Great American Songbook” and the style of Dean Martin and  Frank Sinatra, D’Agostino has spent 20 years honing his vocal […] [Read More]
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Low-flying helicopter captivates downtown Greenwich

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A mysterious, low-flying helicopter in Central Greenwich has captivated and confused bystanders below as police fielded a flurry of calls Monday afternoon —  necks craned all along Greenwich Avenue to catch a glimpse of  the copter looping erratically around downtown. Police now say its is doing commercial mapping photography. The aircraft is licensed out of […] [Read More]
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CL&P: No “explosion,” fuse behind Central Greenwich outage

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Contrary to initial police reports, Connecticut Light and Power said Wednesday that the reported explosions in Central Greenwich were not actually explosions at all, but rather sound from a fuse shut-off after problems with cables were detected. Smoke produced from the cable malfunction and the loud popping noise of the fuse merely gave the impression […] [Read More]

Man tased, arrested outside GPD HQ after failed bank fraud

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Greenwich Police have arrested a suspected New York City man after he  attempted  to cash a tax refund check under another man’s name at a Central Greenwich bank Thursday. The suspect, identified as  Nelson Arroyo, 49, of Manhattan, attempted to flee the Wells Fargo Havermeyer Place branch, only to be tased by police who had […] [Read More]

Greenwich Police investigating utilities scam burglary

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A man in an unmarked SUV claiming to be a gas company employee is believed to be an accomplice in an attempted burglary scam at a Central Greenwich home Tuesday afternoon, police said. Now, police are asking residents to be on the lookout for fraudulent utility workers as they continue to investigate the case. According […] [Read More]

Skate Park opening day postponed due to weather

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If you were hoping to ring in the spring early with a little shredding, you may out of luck. Initially planned to reopen for 2014 this Sunday, March 9, the skate park at Rodger Sherman Baldwin Park will stay closed for another three weeks, Parks and Recreation officials have announced. Due to snow and other […] [Read More]

Teenager arrested for false statements in March 2 robbery

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  The crime was salacious: a Greenwich juvenile walking along a Central Greenwich stretch of Hamilton Avenue, approached by four young men. One pulls out a handgun. Nine hundred dollars in cash stolen in a chance encounter. Such were the details given by Joshua Delgado, 18, of 40 Wilbur Peck Court, in the immediate aftermath […] [Read More]

Fired Chipotle employee arrested for threatening managers

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A fired Chipotle employee may have bit off more than he could chew Monday after he threatened to harm his former managers at the burrito chain. The incident landed Jovan Goodwin, 34, of Stamford, in police custody on disorderly conduct and threatening charges. On Monday, Feb. 24, shortly before 3:30 p.m., police responded to reports […] [Read More]
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Greenwich congregation raises $112,000 for local nonprofit

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Greenwich’s Second Congregational Church knows ho to throw a party, apparently. On Feb. 1, their 12th annual musical benefit for Heart Care International, a local cardiac health  nonprofit, raised more than $112,000 in a single night of song and dance. Nearly 100 people attended the fundraiser, which featured home-cooked food from the congregation’s Mens Fellowship […] [Read More]
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