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SIGN PETITION FOR GREENWICH BOARD OF SELECTMEN TO JOIN MAYORS AGAINST ILLEGAL GUNS

The Greenwich Council Against Gun Violence is the voice of our community in the effort to reduce gun violence. Recently, Council representatives hand-delivered a letter to Congress signed by 140
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CCI Celebrates the American Dream

Fourth of July came early last Sunday at Community Centers, Inc., otherwise known as CCI. More than fifty new Americans and aspiring Americans gathered in the white clapboard house at 61 East Putnam
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REMEMBERING NEWTOWN SIX MONTHS LATER

Today is six months since the Newtown massacre. And in these six months, more than 4,300 persons have died from gun violence in America. And what has Congress done? Nothing. This week, marking the
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DTC EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE CANDIDATE CHOICES

The Democratic Town Committee’s Executive Committee, which serves as the DTC nominating committee, met last night to decide what names to put forward at the July 18 nominating convention when the full
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WRITING CONTEST FINALISTS – CONGRATULATIONS!

Is affirmative action relevant today? That question was recently before high school students in Greenwich schools who chose to enter the fourth annual “Defining Diversity Writing Contest.” This
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LETTER TO THE RTM: PLEASE, PLEASE VOTE YES ON MISA

Like many Greenwich residents, I recently sent an email plea to the RTM members from my district asking them to support the additional appropriation for MISA at Monday night’s budget meeting. Here,
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NOBODY WANTS MISA TO DIE

There’s much at stake Monday night. The RTM decides whether or not to kill MISA. Kill MISA? Of course not. Nobody wants MISA to die, they say. That’s not what the vote is about. It’s about runaway
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A TRIBUTE TO RUTH SIMS

She had three firsts: Greenwich’s first full-time first selectman; first woman first selectman ever in Greenwich; and the town’s first Democratic first selectman in 72 years. That’s what our current
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TRIBUTE TO RUTH SIMS

She had three firsts: Greenwich’s first full-time first selectman; first woman first selectman ever in Greenwich; and the town’s first Democratic first selectman in 72 years. That’s what our current
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MISA MUST MOVE FORWARD

This Wednesday, April 24, at 6 p.m. the Board of Estimate and Taxation faces a critical vote. The future of the new music instructional space and auditorium at Greenwich High School – what we’ve come
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