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New MasterSingers begin rehearsals with Bach and Brahms

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Singer and choral impresario Pamela Kuhn is holding the first rehearsals of her new MasterSingers chorus next Wednesday, Sept. 3 to sing JS Bach Cantata 4 and Johannes Brahms Liebeslieder Waltzes – at the Diamond Hill United Methodist Church.  Kuhn urges those interested in joining the new choir to “Take the challenge and make performing your […] [Read More]
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The World Affairs Forum’s Ambassador’s Roundtable Breakfast meeting is hosting Ambassador Husain Haqqani, the former Ambassador of Pakistan to the U.S.

Relations with Pakistan subject of Ambassor’s Roundtable Breakfast

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The World Affairs Forum’s Ambassador’s Roundtable (AR) Breakfast meeting is hosting Ambassador Husain Haqqani, the former Ambassador of Pakistan to the U.S., and the director, of South & Central Asia, at the Hudson Institute is the speaker for a lecture,”Magnificent Delusions: Pakistan, the United States and an Epic History of Misunderstanding” on Wed., Sept. 10. Husain […] [Read More]
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The Greenwich Police Dept. offers a ride-along with a Greenwich Police Officer as part of its upcoming Citizen's Police Academy. To get a taste of what that might be like, Greenwich Citizen reporter Anne Semmes rode along recently with Police Officer Bob Ferretti. Photo by Anne W. Semmes.

Citizen’s Police Academy offered by Greenwich Police in Sept.

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It’s that time of year again to sign up for the Greenwich Police Dept’s 2014 Citizen’s Police Academy Fall Session.  The 7-week program begins Tuesday, Sept. 30, twice weekly on Tues. and Thurs., from 6:30-9 p.m. at the Greenwich Police Dept. You’ll experience the adrenaline rush of responding to an Emergency Call in a Police […] [Read More]
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Crash on I-95

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A car crashed into a disabled truck Wednesday morning on I-95 south between exits 6 and 5. [Read More]
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Letter to Greenwich from the Palosz family

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As many of you know, Wednesday is the anniversary of Bart Palosz’s tragic suicide.  We wish to thank all of you in the community who have supported us and have given us such kind words of encouragement.  It is so nice to see there are many good people around.  It is our greatest wish that the bullying Bart […] [Read More]
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A Greenwich sculptor's creation - the Red Man - is seen aloft off St. Bart'sin the West Indies.

Greenwich sculptor’s well traveled Red Man surfaces again

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One of the anonymous Greenwich sculptor’s Red Men has surfaced again – this time dong the aerial splits on a yachting holiday off the French island of St Bart’s in the West Indies. These Red Men are racking up a helluva lot frequent flyer miles. A person could wish to tag along on these Red […] [Read More]
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Curiosity Concerts’ free classical music for families returns

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It’s the second season of the Greenwich Arts Council’s Curiosity Concerts’ of free classical music concerts for families. Designed for children 6 years and older, the first of ten concerts will be on Sept. 27, at 2 p.m. with “The Music Makers,” – the NYC-based Sonic Escape flute, violin, and cello trio. The 50-minute program […] [Read More]
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St. Paul Lutheran Church is located at 286 Delavan Ave. in Byram. Photo by Bob L:uckey.

Byram Neighborhood Assoc. meets tonight at St. Paul’s

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At the Byram Neighborhood Association meeting tonight, Aug. 27, 7 p.m. at the St. Paul’s Church Fellowship Hall,  First Selectman Peter Tesei is to give a Byram update. Rep. Stephen Walko is to address state matters, and Principal Barbara Riccio of New Lebanon School is to speak on the proposed renovation of the school this […] [Read More]
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Where the Wild Things Are,  1 Hillside Drive

Greenwich garden a work of art

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  On Sunday, Sept. 14, a private garden in Greenwich will be among three area gardens open to the public through The Garden Conservancy’s Open Days program, which will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Where the Wild Things Are,  1 Hillside Drive, is  an innovative topiary garden with 20 large custom-made topiaries […] [Read More]
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Dolphins Swim Team member, Meghan Lynch, 10, does the breaststroke at the YWCA of Greenwich pool.

Swim with the dolphins in Greenwich

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YWCA Greenwich Dolphins Swim Team is holding  new member tryouts and evaluations Sept. 2 to Sept. 6. Nick Cavataro, head coach of the nationally ranked team, will conduct the evaluations for new team candidates at the YWCA pol, 259 East Putnam Ave. No pre-registration is required. On Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday, ages 8-years-old and […] [Read More]
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