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BOE CHARTER CHANGE? WHY?

Do we need a charter change committee to look into changing the composition and method of election of the Board of Education (BOE)? The appointment of such a committee is expected to be on the Board
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Orlando Victims Deserve Better Than A Moment Of Silence

Kudos to Congressman Jim Himes for walking out of the House chamber last night before a moment of silence for the 49 victims of the worst mass shooting in U.S. history. It was a fitting and courageous
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LGBT Flag Raising Today (June 13), 6:15 P.M. Greenwich Town Hall

Greenwich Selectman Drew Marzullo is organizing an LBGT flag raising at town hall this evening at 6;15 p.m. He thanks First Selectman Peter Tesei and our Greenwich state legislators for their support
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ARMSTRONG COURT RENOVATION/CONSTRUCTION HOPEFULLY MOVING TOWARD FINAL SITE PLAN APPROVAL

The Greenwich Housing Authority plan to renovate 6 existing 1952 buildings and to construct 6 new buildings at its 14.99 acre Armstrong Court property is on the Planning and Zoning Commission
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FIRST SELECTMAN’S COMMUNITY DIVERSITY ADVISORY COMMITTEE: SEVENTH ANNUAL DIVERSITY WRITING CONTEST FINALISTS

The First Selectman’s Community Diversity Advisory Committee, chaired by Pamela Toper, has announced the finalists in the committee’s seventh annual diversity writing contest. They are: First Place –
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SEWER CAPACITY CONCERNS AND THE PROPOSED POST ROAD IRON WORKS HOUSING DEVELOPMENT

As was clear at Tuesday night’s meeting of the Greenwich Planning and Zoning Commission, there’s overwhelming local opposition to the proposed development of a 355-unit, 5-storey apartment building at
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HB 5054 – A MUST PASS GUN SAFETY LAW

HB 5054 is a must pass gun safety law for the CT General Assembly. You can help by contacting your state representative and state senator and urging them to vote “yes” on HB 5054. This legislation
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WHAT A WASTE OF TAXPAYER TIME AND MONEY

What a waste of taxpayer time and money! Yesterday, House Republicans tried for the 63rd time to overturn the Affordable Care Act and for the 12th time to defund Planned Parenthood. Thanks to the
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