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Ayesha Kahn of Greenwich is the newly appointed director of for the Food Bank of Westchester. Contributed photo.

New post for Greenwich’s Ayesha Khan at Westchester Food Bank

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Ayesha Khan of Greenwich has been appointed as director of Programs and Network Services for the Food Bank for Westchester. Khan, who recently moved to Greenwich from California will be responsible for overseeing the Food Bank’s diverse range of programs that, last year alone, facilitated the distribution of 7.2 million pounds of food—providing 6 million […] [Read More]
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Meet Brain O'Connor, 2015 Grand Marshall to be for the St. Patrick's Day parade.

Hibernian dinner precedes Greenwich St. Patty’s parade

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Grand Marshal-to-be of the St. Patrick’s Day Parade,  Brian O’Connor is to be officially installed as the 41st annual Grand Marshal on March 7 at the Greenwich Hibernian Association’s annual St. Patrick’s dinner dance at 7 p.m.  The Parade follows on Sunday March 22,at 2 p.m. O’Connor,  a town lawyer active in civic and charitable […] [Read More]
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A yak buries his head in the snow before the Greenwich Library.  (The yak artist is S. Rieger.)

Weather report effect on a Greenwich yak

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There comes a time when even a yak buries his head in the snow over the news there’s more of it on the way next week. The National Weather Service says we’ll have a bit warmer clear days this weekend, with a high of 28 degrees Saturday and 33 on Sunday.  But on Tuesday night […] [Read More]
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Madame Cezanne inspired exhibit talk at Greenwich gallery

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Greenwich’s C. Parker Gallery has an intriguing exhibit call “Art is Love” that plays up how love has been the muse for artists for centuries. To address this relationship the gallery is hosting Dr. Jessica Winston on March 4 to further explore the dynamics of art and love. Winston will focus on the current exhibition of […] [Read More]
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Greenwich native Officer David Stewart retiring

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Police Officer David Stewart – a 27 year veteran of the Greenwich Police – is retiring announces his Chief of Police James Heavey. Officer Stewart’s assignments included the Patrol Division and the Marine Section and brought him numerous Dept. commendations for “excellent police work in the apprehension of burglars and wanted felons in which his […] [Read More]
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Family Centers featuring Mariel Hemingway

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It’s not every day a Hemingway comes our way. But on April 8, the Family Centers of Fairfield County is bringing Mariel Hemingway, granddaughter of legend Ernest Hemingway as guest speaker for its annual Center for HOPE Luncheon at the Country Club of Darien. Mariel Hemingway has a new book, “Out Came The Sun,” that […] [Read More]
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Arrest on warrant

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Mady Traore, 27, of 293 Conklin St., Brooklyn, turned himself into police on Tuesday. He had failed to appear in court for an earlier motor-vehicle charge in 2010, and an arrest warrant had been issued for failure to appear. He was later released on $1,500 bond. [Read More]
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A Cardinal spotted inByram sings its first heard spring-summer song on the morning of Feb. 26, 23 days before spring arrives.

Greenwich Cardinal breaks the winter silence

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There’s nothing more arresting on a cold winter clad morning than to hear this morning the first Spring bird song sung by the resident Cardinal. That song has not been sung all winter. And official Spring is over three weeks away. But the resident Cardinal wishes to be first to proclaim its coming, with its […] [Read More]
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Greenwich's Jane Condon is bringing Irish humor to the Palace Theater on March 15.

Greenwich’s queen of comedy Jane Condon performing

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Greenwich comedienne Jane Condon is teaming up with another Irish heritage lass – Maureen Langan, as the “Colleens of Comedy” to bring some needed laughs to one and all at the The Palace Theater in Stamford on  March 13 –  with the curtain going up at 8 p.m. They says its the way to kick off the […] [Read More]
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The documentary "Haze"will be shown on March 10 at the Greenwich Library Cole Auditorium.

Greenwich group featuring “Haze” film on binge drinking

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Following yet more stories of on campus alcohol abuse, the Greenwich Community Health Improvement Partnership (GCHIP) will host a showing of the documentary film “HAZE” on March 10, from 7 – 9 p.m. at the Greenwich Library Cole Auditorium. Post screening a panel of local experts will share their opinions and recommendations regarding alcohol abuse.  […] [Read More]
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