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Long Island Sound talk set for Monday night at Greenwich Library

Jim Paul, manager of Outreach Programs at the Maritime Aquarium in Norwalk, will speak about challenges to the Long Island Sound ecosystem, at Greenwich Library, on Monday, at 7 p.m. The program is
A 2012 picture of Ian Macmillan surveying damage to Greenwich Harbor from Superstorm Sandy. Macmillan has now been officially appointed to a new three year term by Gov. Malloy.

Harbormaster seeks support for second term

Ian MacMillan is seeking support for a second term as Greenwich’s harbormaster, a position appointed by the governor. MacMillan’s first term expires at the end of June. “Dear Friends:,” MacMillan

All is peaceful at Greenwich Point after the storm

Polar Bear Plunge sign-up begins

A Polar Bear Plunge will be held in Stamford on Feb. 23 to benefit Family Centers, a nonprofit offering youth and family services to residents of Fairfield County. To register for the mid-winter dip

Harbor Management seats are hot

There’s no shortage of interest in the seven open seats on Greenwich’s new Harbor Management Commission, said Republican Selectman Dave Theis. The commission, responsible for crafting a plan to govern

GPD Marine Division helps rescue sinking boaters

The prime of boating season may have already come and gone, but the officers of the Greenwich Police Marine Division still have their work cut out for them. Sunday morning, Greenwich patrol boats, as

A big debut for restored Island Beach dock

Ferry service to Island Beach resumed today after a three-week delay. The hold up was caused by repair work that needed finishing in the aftermath of  Superstorm Sandy.  The town-owned island

Island Beach ferry service starts up Friday

Ferry service to Island Beach, the popular summer hideaway a mile off the coast of Greenwich, will resume Friday. The season’s first boat trip to the town-owned island is set to depart from the ferry

Things to do in Greenwich this weekend

The Greenwich Lions Club will hold its annual Easter Egg Hunt Saturday in Roger Sherman Baldwin Park. Friday Civil War reenactor Joseph McGill Jr. will spend the night in the dark, cramped attic slave

Things to do in Greenwich this week

The Greenwich Wine Society will sample Italian wines and hor d’oeuvres at Toscana restaurant Tuesday. Monday Herbert London, president emeritus at the Hudson Institute, will speak on Middle East