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Greenwich resident John Hayden had a great rookie season this as a freshman on the Yale hockey team.  Hayden played his freshman and sophomore seasons in prep school at Brunswick.

Eli’s coming!

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Greenwich native and Yale freshman John Hayden got off to a slow start for the Bulldog’s hockey team this year, but as the season progressed so did Hayden. The 6 foot, 3 inch, 210 lb. forward ended his first year of college hockey with 16 points, scoring three goals and adding 10 assists. Along the […] [Read More]
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Families gathered for egg dyeing on Easter Saturday in 2013 at First Congo.

Easter egg dyeing time at First Congregational

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Every year at the First Congregational Church in Old Greenwich they come in droves with their hard boiled eggs to turn those white and brown eggs into technicolor Easter Eggs. Waiting for the small hands are table tops full of dyes, stickers and writing pencils to create their own designs – all courtesy of First […] [Read More]
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This garden plot could be yours with a little work at the Bible Street Community Garden.

Sign up time for your garden plot on Bible Street

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The new Bible Street Community Garden has nearly 90 garden plots waiting  to be assigned on a first-come first-serve basis. So, if you want to become a community gardener at Bible Street you need to attend one of two plot sign-up meetings on Saturday, April 26, from 3 to 5 p.m. or on Sunday, April 27, from […] [Read More]
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Greenwich Police: hostage report being investigated as hoax

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Update (2:35 p.m.) Police have announced the reported hostage incident at a home at 641 Round Hill Road Thursday night was a false report and possibly hoax. However, they have not ruled out the involvement of the homeowners. “We continue to investigate the incident last night regarding the report of hostages being taken at a […] [Read More]
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Glenville volunteer firefighters to host Easter egg hunt Saturday

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Break out your basket, the Easter bunny is coming to town. Or the Glenville Firehouse, more specifically. The men and women of the Glenville Volunteer Fire Company will welcome the beloved egg-tossing rabbit for a morning of fun in Western Greenwich this Saturday, April 19. Starting at 10 a.m., children ages two to nine are […] [Read More]
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The Parthenon's metopes as drawn by Professor Katherine Schwab on view tonight at the Bruce Museum.

Archeologist to show her drawings of Parthenon

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Katherine Schwab, the archaeologist professor at Fairfield University has kept a close eye on Athen’s Parthenon her whole career.  She has literally unraveled the hairdos of those marble maiden Caryatids on the Acropolis employing her students to have their hairs arranged in that ancient style. Schwab is also an artist and has spent many an […] [Read More]
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Angel Wing’s motto is “harnessing the power of choral performance to achieve personal well-being.”

Upcoming Angel Wing Cabaret needs you

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If you like to sing and not exactly in a church choir or in one of those formal try-out choirs there’s  a group worth considering that would like to take you under their wings when and if you are in the singing mood. They are the Angel Choir brought together from time to time by […] [Read More]
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CCI Open House to introduce new director

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On Thursday week, The Community Centers, Inc. of Greenwich are eager to introduce their new executive director, Lauren Franciamore in an Open House, from 6 – 8 p.m.,  at their headquarters at 61 East Putnam Avenue. There’s no question that Franciamore who has served as a social worker at CCI for seven years has a way […] [Read More]
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What five seconds of distracted driving can do

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According to the Greenwich Police, if while driving you take your eyes off the road for five seconds  – that’s the average time people are texting – and say you’re traveling at 55 m.p.h., you’re covering the length of a football field blindfolded.  Think what crossing that distance can do to your life and to […] [Read More]
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Free spring health check up

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The Greenwich Department of Health cares about your health.  Book yourself into five Wednesday evenings in May  (May 7, 14, 21, 28, and June 4) for classes on nutrition management to lose weight, lower your blood pressure, and reduce your risk of heart disease. Health specialist Barbara Schmidt, MS, RD and CDN, will lead discussions […] [Read More]
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