Monthly Archive for July, 2012

: July, 2012

Depressing news about Greenwich Public schools

Last week was yet another low for the Greenwich Public Schools. On Friday, Greenwich Time columnist Bob Horton disclosed that Greenwich was targeting renters for “illegal” residency. Bob made a strong

Greenwich first selectman’s useless robo-call

I got the call from Peter Tesei tonight at 7:38 to warn me about the dangerous storms headed my way. At 7:39 p.m., the National Weather Service called off the severe weather warnings! But hey, thanks

Clock ticking on Binney Park tennis court repairs in Old Greenwich

Let’s see how long it will take for the Parks and Wreck dept. to fix the storm damage at the popular tennis courts at Binney Park. Here are photos of the damage this morning on Day 5 since the storm.

Old Greenwich to get new flower shop, bakery

Ran into Lisa Eisenman this morning at Greenwich Point. Lisa is one of the most popular people in the OG/Riverside area among locals. She told me she is opening a flower shop in one third of the space

Old Greenwich retail scene in great flux

Four years ago, when Porricelli’s closed its store in Cos Cob, I wondered how long it would be before Old Greenwich met the same fate. The shifting winds in retail, exacerbated by internet sales, have

My conversation with Reggie Jackson

It didn’t surprise me to read about Reggie Jackson’s public dissing of ARod and other baseball notables last week. This was the Reggie I knew. Okay. Okay. I’m no intimate friend of Reggie’s, but in