Monthly Archive for December, 2009

: December, 2009

How one Fairfield County town made schools its No. 1 priority (and it’s not Greenwich)

It was just three weeks before Christmas. The school and finance boards went toe-to-toe on the proposed education budget for next year. The finance board wanted a $1 million cut, and the school board

Photos of snow piles in Old Greenwich parking lot

The reality of Greenwich’s new frugality is starting to show. The town with the state’s lowest mill rate is fraying at the edges. To wit … Almost a week has gone by since the snowstorm that dumped

Video of Pinetum in Cos Cob – site of proposed cell tower

Old Greenwich Yacht Club comes to the aid of one of its own

The Old Greenwich Yacht Club is being called upon by its commodore to help a member who lost her life’s possessions in the fire at the Gables condominium on Dec. 1. Diane Metz, who has been an OGYC

Fee increases at Greenwich golf course after year in the rough

My friend Tommy the Golfer is usually even-tempered, fair and balanced. I suspect that is why he shoots in the 70s when he plays his weekly round Saturday mornings at the Griff, the moniker favored by