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Col. Raynal Bolling flaunts wintry style on Greenwich Ave.

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It may be damper than it is cold out there, but it hasn’t stopped one legendary Greenwich resident from bundling up for the winter. Col. Raynal Bolling, the first high-ranking American officer to be killed in World War I, or at least his likeness, has added a tasteful, pom-pommed scarf to his military regalia. While […] [Read More]

Camillo helps veterans launch businesses

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State Rep. Fred Camillo is behind a new business aimed at helping Connecticut veterans start up their own. Business Development for Veterans, a privately funded non-profit that provides grant money to veterans who want to start or expand their own businesses in Connecticut, launched Sept. 18 at the Armory in Hartford. Camillo is the venture’s […] [Read More]
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Things to do in Greenwich this week

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Things to do in Greenwich this week

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YWCA Greenwich and local artist Janet Baldi will hold an opening reception Wednesday for “Freedom” in the YWCA [Read More]

Valentines for Vets drive

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U.S. Rep. Jim Himes, a Cos Cob resident, is launching his third annual Valentines for Vets drive. Here’s how to get involved: Himes Announces 3rd Annual Valentines for Vets Drive Program organizes creation of valentines to be delivered to local Vets BRIDGEPORT, CT [Read More]

Favorite faces from 2011 – Bob Luckey/GT Staff Photographer

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Things to do in Greenwich this week

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Above:The Garden Education Center will host its election day plant sale from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday. Monday Greenwich Cares, a nonprofit community service club at Greenwich High school, is hosting a holiday gift boutique to benefit Neighbor to Neighbor from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Nov. 7. There will be 11 vendors, with […] [Read More]

Call for photos of local veterans

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A message from Greenwich Library: This Veterans Day, Greenwich Library will honor veterans by displaying photographs of those who have served in the military. All photos will be placed in a locked glass case for the public to view. Participants will be asked to give their name, branch of service, and approximate service dates. Details […] [Read More]
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Red Cross seeks holiday greetings for veterans

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The regional Red Cross, now based in Greenwich, is hoping to bring some holiday cheer to troops overseas and veterans this winter. Read on for how you can help: Red Cross Looks to Extend Veterans Day Observance into Holiday Season Holiday Programs Deliver [Read More]
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Things to do in Greenwich this weekend

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Above: Byram Shubert Library will hold its annual book and media sale Friday through Sunday. Friday Former Secretary of State Dr. Henry Kissinger will speak at a Family Centers luncheon from 12 to 2 p.m. Nov. 4 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Greenwich. Kissinger will share his perspective on the global impact of China [Read More]