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Storm hits Greenwich– 3:15 p.m. update

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Greenwichites throughout town are feeling the brunt of today’s storm, with some residential and river flooding after almost 2.5 inches of rain. “We’re clearly being impacted,” Dan Warzoha, the town’s emergency director said Tuesday, around 3 p.m. Water has seeped into the basements of a number of homes, mostly in the backcountry, according to Warzoha. […] [Read More]

Old Greenwich students ‘trot’ again for a good cause

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The holiday is over, but it’s never too late for one more helping of the Thanksgiving spirit. Braving some cold temperatures, Old Greenwich School students “trotted” for turkeys on November 21 in the school’s second annual Trot for Turkeys. Students donated money and then participated in a run around the Old Greenwich School field. The […] [Read More]
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Texas warrant leads to Old Greenwich bank arrest

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A Brooklyn man was arrested last week on a felony warrant out of Texas after a large cash withdrawal at an Old Greenwich bank drew the suspicion of tellers, police said.  On August 6, reports from the Sound Beach Avenue Bank of America of a potentially fraudulent transaction attracted multiple police cruisers to the location […] [Read More]
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Sciencetellers come to Perrot

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Storytelling, comedy, and riveting science experiments — those are the elements of an exciting and educational show put on by the traveling Sciencetellers group. And Greenwich children enjoyed such a performance Thursday afternoon when the Sciencetellers visited the Perrot Memorial Library in Old Greenwich. Here are a few pictures from the show: [Read More]

Woman arrested after slashing boss’s tires in Taco Bell dispute

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An employee at a Greenwich Taco Bell is facing charges after living a little too “Más” last week. Greenwich Police arrested Karisha Hurdle, 21, of  Stamford, after she slashed the tires on her boss’s car following an argument at the East Putnam location of the Tex-Mex chain. The act of workplace revenge has earned Hurdle a […] [Read More]
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Greenwich man charged with sexual assault of minor

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Greenwich Police on Wednesday arrested an Old Greenwich man after he allegedly sexually assaulted a minor. Keenan Houston, 51, of Ballwood Road, is facing charges of fourth-degree sexual assault and sexual contact with a victim under the age of 13. Police were dispatched to his residence shortly after 11 p.m. Wednesday on reports of a possible […] [Read More]
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Old Greenwich celebrates with lively parade

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Vets, bright sun and a baby blue convertible were all part of the fun Monday morning at the Memorial Day parade in Old Greenwich. Check out our video montage of the parade, below, and a clip from the Sound Beach Community Band’s performance during the culminating ceremony at Binney Park.   [Read More]
The intersection at Sound Beach and Webb Avenues.

Sidewalk closed along Memorial Day parade route

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There will be a little less standing room at Monday’s Memorial Day parade in Old Greenwich. That’s because Public Works crews have roped off a stretch of sidewalk  along Sound Beach Avenue from Webb Avenue to Binney Park while they work to replace it with fresh concrete. “The long and short of it is it […] [Read More]
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A preview of Memorial Day weekend events

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Greenwich will hold a number of events this Memorial Day weekend to honor the nation’s fallen troops. Here’s a look at some of the main events. The Byram Veterans Association will hold its Memorial Day parade on Sunday, stepping off at 2 p.m. at the Byram Veterans Club at 300 Delavan Ave. The parade will […] [Read More]
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Fire ravages home in Old Greenwich

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Town fire officials are investigating the cause of a major structure fire that ripped through an Old Greenwich home Sunday evening, destroying part of its roof and blackening it inside and out. The homeowners, who were home at the time of the blaze, were able to escape unharmed, but could do little as the fire […] [Read More]
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