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Henna for teens at Greenwich Library

Henna is an ancient body art that involves the drawing of intricate designs on the skin using natural plant-based dyes. This form of temporary tattooing was practiced in ancient Egypt and has since

Student art bridges China, New York

There are still two weeks left to glimpse artwork created by students at regional high schools — plus one from Tianjin, China — at Bruce Museum’s annual iCreate exhibition. The exhibit, which
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Greenwich author pens book for empty nesters

Contributed photoGreenwich psychotherapist Wendy Aronsson has published a book of advice for parents on coping once their children go off to college and their home becomes an “empty nest.” “For the

Experts to coach parents on internet safety

Diamond Hill Church is hosting a free parents forum on internet safety at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, May 28. The event will bring together a panel of local experts to discuss ways parents can protect their
A girl wipes away a tear during the Vigil Prayer Service for Bart Palosz at Greenwich High School, Tuesday night, Sept. 10, 2013.

Town Attorney: Bart Palosz was target of intimidation, ridicule

Greenwich Public Schools’ handling of the chronic bullying Bart Palosz reportedly experienced before he shot himself to death Aug. 27 after the first day of his sophomore year of classes was the topic

Youth film festival this weekend

The third annual Greenwich Youth Film Festival will take place at 1 p.m. on Sunday, April 27 in the Cole Auditorium at Greenwich Library. The festival encourages local high school students to express

Pineapple Classic returns to Greenwich Polo Club

The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society’s Connecticut Pineapple Classic 5K (with obstacles!) will take place May 17 at Greenwich Polo Club. Here’s the info on how you can get involved in the annual

Greenwich swimmer scores Sports Illustrated feature

Meghan Lynch, the 10-year-old swimmer from Greenwich who earlier this month broke the national record for her age group in the 100 and 50-yard breast stroke, is featured in the current edition of

Stanwich kids raise money for cancer research

Press release: Alliance for Cancer Gene Therapy (ACGT) – the nation’s only non-profit dedicated exclusively to cell and gene therapies for cancer – has granted over $24.7 million to top oncologists

Hands-on impressionism for kids

Look and See: Impressionism Wednesday, April 9, 2014 — 12:30 pm – 1:15 pm Press release: This program is designed for children ages 3-5 years and their adult caregivers, who will explore the