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Monday, September 22, 2014

Police briefs

... belonging to a disposable pen that apparently was used to pry the window open. Officers were then advised that Greenwich police were responding to a suspicious person call in the area. While going to the call, dispatch advised the responding officer ...

http://www.greenwichtime.com/policereports/article/Police-briefs-5773301.php

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... just kind of happened," Morgan said, as she stood in the kitchen at her antique farmhouse on June Road, near the Greenwich-Stamford border. After friends began tasting her chess pies -- a custard-like pie popular in the South, which Morgan said ...

http://m.newstimes.com/business/article/Lulu-s-Southern-Pies-sweeten-up-local-farmers-5773225.php

Loud Party Ends with Greenwich Neighbor's Arrest

Greenwich Police say a resident of a first-floor apartment perturbed by his upstairs neighbors' partying and noise was arrested after he threatened the neighbors with a Taser, a knife and a golf club just after midnight Saturday. According to police, residents of a second-floor apartment of a Hamilton Avenue house were hosting a party that was too boisterous for the liking of first-floor tenant Waiyat Hamdani, 22, of 307 Hamilton Ave. at about midnight Sept.

http://patch.com/connecticut/greenwich/loud-party-ends-greenwich-neighbors-arrest-0?

3 Teens Busted for Greenwich Car Break-ins

Three teens are facing burglary charges after an alert resident called Greenwich Police to report the trio had entered his neighbor's parked car. According to police spokesman Lt.

http://patch.com/connecticut/greenwich/3-teens-busted-greenwich-car-break-ins-0?

Greenwich United Way Launches 80th Community Campaign

Campaign got its official start with First Selectman Peter Tesei declaring "Greenwich would not be the community it is if it weren't for our United Way." Delivering a proclamation on the steps of Town Hall to launch the organization's 80th fundraising year on Thursday, Sept.

http://patch.com/connecticut/greenwich/greenwich-united-way-launches-80th-community-campaign-0?

Darien Out to Prove They are Contenders

... sity League and sits in the middle of the standings. Their next game is Wednesday, October 1 at 6:15 P.M. against Greenwich High School at the Stamford YMCA. The redoubtable Wave should match-up well against a Greenwich team that has a record of 1-1.

http://patch.com/connecticut/darien/darien-out-prove-theyre-real-deal-0?

Townsquare snaps up hip-hop mag XXL, plans to go digital-only

... including The Boombox (hip hop), The Boot (country) and Noisecreep ( heavy metal), as well as Comics Alliance. The Greenwich, Conn., company also runs live events, including Taste of Country and several music festivals on Hunter Mountain in New ...

http://nypost.com/2014/09/22/townsquare-snaps-up-hip-hop-mag-xxl-plans-to-go-digital-only/

Stamford Police Arrest Woman for Leaving Baby in Car

A Greenwich woman is facing a felony charge of risk of injury to a minor after she reportedly left an infant locked in a car at a Stamford park as she watched another child at the playground. Daniell Neuman, 36, of 39 Boulder Brook Rd., was charged with risk of injury to a child and leaving a child unsupervised following the 2:30 p.m. incident Thursday, Sept.

http://patch.com/connecticut/stamford/stamford-police-arrest-woman-leaving-baby-car-0?

Greenwich Citizens Police Academy Accepting Applications

Lifelong Greenwich resident Laverne Lord says she now understands that being a Greenwich Police officer "is not just riding around in a squad car giving tickets." Lord said that she came to that realization while participating in last fall's Greenwich Citizens Police Academy .

http://patch.com/connecticut/greenwich/greenwich-citizens-police-academy-accepting-applications-1?

Jane Rush Jansen, 86, Former Old Greenwich Resident, Member Of The RTM

ST. MICHAEL'S, Md. - Jane Rush Jansen of St. Michaels, formerly of Old Greenwich, Conn., died Wednesday, Sept.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/obituaries/jane-rush-jansen-86-former-old-greenwich-resident-member-rtm

Curiosity Concerts Ready to Open 2nd Season in Greenwich

The Greenwich Arts Council has announced the second season of Curiosity Concerts, a series of free classical music concerts for families. Designed for children ages 6 years and older, in its 2014-15 season Curiosity Concerts will present 10 free concerts at different venues in the Greenwich area.

http://patch.com/connecticut/greenwich/curiosity-concerts-ready-open-2nd-season-greenwich-0?

Greenwich's Dorothy Hamill Ice Rink Opens for the Season

The Department of Parks and Recreation is accepting registrations for the Town of Greenwich Skating School Program and the Youth Hockey Program. You can find the registration form on the Town of Greenwich Parks and Recreation Department website; www.greenwichct.org , under Ice Skating Rink.

http://patch.com/connecticut/greenwich/greenwichs-dorothy-hamill-ice-rink-opens-season-0?

Pooches Pack The Park For Greenwich's Puttin' On The Dog

Adoption specialist Nora Maloney with Scooby Doo, a friendly one year-old hound and beagle mix who's looking for a home. Greenwich Police K9 Unit Officer Mike Macchia and Koda, a K9 dog with the Westport Police Department, during a demonstration.

http://stamford.dailyvoice.com/events/pooches-pack-park-greenwichs-puttin-dog

Greenwich Police Officer Saves Man's Life

Master Police Officer David Colbree has been named the Greenwich Police Department's Officer of the Month for the month of August. On Aug. 6 Colbree was dispatched to the New York Sports Club on a report of a subject in cardiac arrest.

http://patch.com/connecticut/greenwich/greenwich-police-officer-saves-mans-life-0?

Greenwich woman brings classical music to the whole family

Sonic Trio will perform at Curiosity Concerts, produced by Shelly Cryer, at theprogram's season opening on Sept. 27. Photo: Contributed Photo Shelly Cryer poses next to a banner displaying Curiosity Concerts in her front yard in Old Greenwich, Conn., on Thursday, Sept.

http://www.stamfordadvocate.com/local/articleGallery/Greenwich-woman-brings-classical-music-to-the-5771358.php

Sunday, September 21, 2014

Family Fun at Sherwood Island September 27

... Lori Goertz of Westport (pictured above) lead a dedicated planning committee drawing from all of Fairfield County. Greenwich parent, Heather Benn, has an important reason to walk: her eight-year-old son Asher, who is allergic to peanuts, tree nuts ...

http://patch.com/connecticut/westport/family-fun-sherwood-island-september-27-0?

Ranking Of Greenwich High Among Best Schools By Newsweek Tops Week's News

Greenwich High School and Fairfield Warde High School were listed in Newsweek's ranking of the top 500 schools in the country. Cheryl Iozzo, a kindergarten through fifth-grade art teacher at North Street School in Greenwich, has been chosen as a semifinalist in the 2015 Connecticut Teacher of the Year program .

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/news/ranking-greenwich-high-among-best-schools-newsweek-tops-week-s-news

Clean Bedroom founders not ready to rest

... their headquarters at 5 Shapleigh Road, Kittery. Today they have showrooms in Portland, Maine; Wellesley, Mass., Greenwich, Conn., New York City, Austin, Texas, and Santa Monica, Calif. The locations may seem far-flung, but actually are carefully ...

http://www.fosters.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20140921/GJBUSINESS_01/140929954/-1/FOSNEWS

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Summer is coming to an end this weekend in a seasonal shift that marks more than just folks switching from iced coffees to pumpkin-spiced lattes. The beginning of fall also brings to an end the summer real estate market, one of the busiest times of year for Greenwich homesellers and buyers.

http://m.newstimes.com/business/article/Stanwich-Road-this-summer-s-hottest-street-5768359.php

Stanwich Road this summer's hottest street

17, 2014. The house is for sale with an asking price of $3,495,000. Stanwich Road had more single-family home sales this summer than any other street in all of Greenwich.

http://www.newstimes.com/business/article/Stanwich-Road-this-summer-s-hottest-street-5768359.php

A Raging Son

... Queens. But Danielle's mother wanted assurances about Bohn. She was thrilled when a trip was scheduled to tony Greenwich, Conn., to meet his mother, Maureen O'Connell. "I even bought a new dress for the occasion, you know, because Jason's mother was ...

http://www.cbsnews.com/news/jason-bohn-a-raging-son/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+CBSNews48Hours+%2848+Hours%3A+CBSNews.com%29

Saturday, September 20, 2014

Heroin use on the rise in affluent communities

... that their son or daughter is in danger of overdosing. Of course, no one wants to get to that stage. George, the Greenwich native who spoke to parents earlier this year about how he got hooked on heroin as a teenager, advises parents to work on ...

http://www.ctpost.com/local/article/Heroin-use-on-the-rise-in-more-affluent-5769746.php

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Earlier this year, a 22-year-old Greenwich native named George stood before a room of parents in the Greenwich YMCA, and told them how he came to be hooked on heroin. It started when he was an eighth-grader at Western Middle School, he said.

http://m.ctpost.com/local/article/Heroin-use-on-the-rise-in-more-affluent-5769746.php

David Durante works out in the YMCA of Greenwich's recently updated...

The YMCA of Greenwich Water Polo Clinic is currently ranked top club in the Northeast in all age groups. Photo: Contributed Photo The aquatics programs at YMCA of Greenwich prouce athletes that compete nationally and even internationally.

http://www.greenwichtime.com/local/article/Water-world-YMCA-of-Greenwich-offers-aquatics-5769565.php

Dazzling Dahlias Show

Greenwich resident Connie Gibb views flowers during the Greenwich Dahlia Society's 7th annual Dazzling Dahlias Show at the Greenwich Garden Center located at the Greenwich Pinetum at 130 Bible Street in the Cos Cob section of Greenwich, Conn., Saturday, Sept. 20, 2014.

http://www.greenwichtime.com/news/slideshow/Dazzling-Dahlias-Show-94060.php

Greenwich Woman Charged After Leaving Child In Locked Car

A mid-country Greenwich woman is facing charges after she left her child inside a locked vehicle while she was at the playground at Scalzi Park in Stamford on Thursday afternoon, police said. Danielle Neuman, 36, of 39 Boulder Brook Road, was charged with risk of injury to a child and leaving a child unsupervised.

http://bedford.dailyvoice.com/police-fire/stamford-cops-greenwich-woman-charged-after-leaving-child-locked-car

Greenwich house used by escaped slaves recognized

... state. "It documents one more part of the history that belongs to this house," said Jo Conboy , chairwoman of the Greenwich Preservation Trust , which documented Lee's connection to the house and applied for the Freedom Trail designation. "The house ...

http://www.greenwichtime.com/news/crime/article/Greenwich-house-used-by-escaped-slaves-recognized-5768973.php

Friday, September 19, 2014

Trustees approve appropriation request, take other actions

... be complete by October. -- Re-appointed J. David Rogers, chief executive officer of J.D. Capital Management in Greenwich, Conn., and Gary Glynn, president and chief investment officer (Retired) of U.S. Steel and Carnegie Pension Fund of New York, to ...

http://news.psu.edu/story/326838/2014/09/19/administration/trustees-approve-appropriation-request-take-other-actions

Greenwich mom charged with leaving baby in car

A backcountry Greenwich woman was charged with a felony Thursday afternoon for allegedly leaving a sleeping infant locked in a car at Scalzi Park while she was watching another child at the playground, police said. Daniell Neuman , 36, of 39 Boulder Brook Road, was charged with risk of injury to a child and leaving a child unsupervised.

http://www.greenwichtime.com/local/article/Greenwich-mom-charged-with-leaving-baby-in-car-5767663.php

In This Episode of 'Downstate Abbey' Lord Foley Reconsiders

In this week's episode of "Downstate Abbey," Lord Foley, Earl of Greenwich, has been forced by his political rival, Dan Malloy, to take a position that puts him at odds with one of his main political supporters, the Connecticut Citizens Defense League. The dastardly Malloy has backed Lord Foley into this corner by proposing legislation that would allow judges to seize guns from individuals at the time a restraining order is issued.

http://www.courant.com/news/connecticut/hc-shea-weakinreview-0921-20140921-column.html

Mildred A. Beattie, 85; Stamford Native, Former Co-Owner of Polycast

... Huskies basketball fan. A few years following her graduation, she joined the executive staff of Family Centers in Greenwich. Committed to the work of Family Centers, Milly did not retire until the age of 81and then continued to volunteer regularly ...

http://patch.com/connecticut/stamford/mildred-beattie-85-stamford-native-former-co-owner-polycast-0?

Greenwich's Temple Sholom Hosts "Through the Lens" Photography Exhibit

'Through the Lens,' an exhibit which features 36 photographs taken by participants in Taglit-Birthright Israel program, is on display beginning Friday, Sept. 19 until Oct. 5, Temple Sholom in Greenwich.

http://patch.com/connecticut/greenwich/greenwichs-temple-sholom-hosts-through-lens-photography-exhibit-0?

Free Sexual Violence Prevention Programs Offered for Wilton Students

... Center has provided sexual abuse prevention programs to over 20,000 children and adults in the towns of: Darien, Greenwich, New Canaan, Norwalk, Stamford, Weston, Westport, and Wilton.The Center's Community Educators are fully trained crisis ...

http://patch.com/connecticut/wilton/free-sexual-violence-prevention-programs-offered-wilton-students-0?

'The Center' in Stamford Helps Keep Lower Fairfield County Students...

... Center has provided sexual abuse prevention programs to over 20,000 children and adults in the towns of: Darien, Greenwich, New Canaan, Norwalk, Stamford, Weston, Westport, and Wilton. The Center's Community Educators are fully trained crisis ...

http://patch.com/connecticut/stamford/center-stamford-helps-keep-lower-fairfield-county-students-safe-free-prevention-programs?

Initial public offerings scheduled to debut next week

The following is a list of initial public offerings planned for the coming week. Sources include Renaissance Capital, Greenwich, CT and SEC filings.

http://www.princegeorgecitizen.com/initial-public-offerings-scheduled-to-debut-next-week-1.1381474

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Though we have plenty of coastline in Fairfield County, we have very few restaurants along the coast. Coast Seafood Restaurant & Bar is sort of on the "coast," if one considers the lovely view of the Mill Pond in Greenwich's Cos Cob section as a coastal destination.

http://m.newcanaannewsonline.com/news/article/Cos-Cob-s-Coast-Seafood-keeps-doing-what-it-does-5765322.php

Celebrating National Senior Center Month in Greenwich

In honor of National Senior Center Month, the Greenwich Senior Center held its "I Believe" senior empowerment event on Thursday. During the past several weeks, center members have been writing down their thoughts to raise awareness on the value and contributions of older adults.

http://patch.com/connecticut/greenwich/celebrating-national-senior-center-month-greenwich-0?

The Coast Seafood Restaurant at 203 East Putnam Ave., Greenwich, Conn., Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014.

The Coast Seafood menu outside the restaurant at 203 East Putnam Ave., Greenwich, Conn., Tuesday, Aug. 26, 2014. Photo: Bob Luckey Coast Seafood 203 E. Putnam Ave., Cos Cob section of Greenwich, 203-869-2339, www.coastseafoodrestaurant.com HOURS: Lunch: Monday-Saturday 11:30 a.m.-3 p.m.; dinner: Monday-Thursday 5-10 p.m.; Friday, Saturday 5-11 p.m.; Sunday 5-9:30 p.m. RESERVATIONS: Accepted PRICES: Dinner: appetizers, $19.50-$8; main courses, $89-$17.50; desserts, $10-$6 Though we have plenty of coastline in Fairfield County, we have very few restaurants along the coast.

http://www.newcanaannewsonline.com/news/article/Cos-Cob-s-Coast-Seafood-keeps-doing-what-it-does-5765322.php

Zillow: Darien Waterfront Homes the 7th Priciest in the U.S.

... are in California, Hawaii and along Long Island Sound, with Darien No. 7 among the highest-priced communities. Greenwich comes in at No. 10. Darien's median home price is $1,323,700 according to the Zillow article, with waterfront properties coming ...

http://patch.com/connecticut/darien/zillow-darien-waterfront-homes-7th-priciest-us-0?

Zillow: Greenwich Waterfront Homes the 10th Priciest in the U.S.

... are in California, Hawaii and along Long Island Sound, with Darien No. 7 among the highest-priced communities. Greenwich comes in at No. 10. In Greenwich the median home price in town is $1,523,700 on the waterfront it's about double that: ...

http://patch.com/connecticut/greenwich/zillow-greenwich-waterfront-homes-10th-priciest-us-0?

Power Outage Causes Limited Water Service in Greenwich

A power outage Friday morning at the water treatment plant on Valley Road in the North Mianus neighborhood of Greenwich is causing low or no water pressure in the Cos Cob, Riverside and Old Greenwich sections of town, officials said. According to Greenwich Police Lt.

http://patch.com/connecticut/greenwich/power-outage-causes-limited-water-service-greenwich-0?

Maria Chiappetta, 63, Of Port Chester, Homemaker

... Franco Muto (Franca) and Carmine Lio (Maria Teresa) all of Port Chester; sisters, Emma Cecere (Martino) of Greenwich, Conn., and Angela Coppa (Gustavo) of Port Chester; two grandchildren; mother-in-law, Ersilia Agostino; brother-in-law, Vincenzo ...

http://portchester.dailyvoice.com/obituaries/maria-chiappetta-63-port-chester-homemaker

Armin A. Walker, 84, Of Cos Cob, Pastry Chef, Cook And Head Chef

... Lou Singer's Steakhouse, Stauffer Chemical Company in Westport, Nestl in White Plains, St. Moritz Bakery and The Greenwich Senior Center as head chef. Walker is survived by his wife, Margaret; daughter, Sandra; two sisters; two nieces; many nephews; ...

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/obituaries/armin-walker-84-cos-cob-pastry-chef-cook-and-head-chef

Happy Birthday To Greenwich's Alister Walker

Walker, who has owned a home in Greenwich, turns 32 on Friday. The professional squash player was born Sept.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/celebrations/happy-birthday-greenwich-s-alister-walker

Happy Birthday To Greenwich's Hal Chapman Wingo III

He is the current host of "NFL Primetime" along with Merril Hoge, which airs after "Monday Night Football." Wingo was the play-by-play man for the AFL on ESPN with Mark Schlereth.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/celebrations/happy-birthday-greenwich-s-hal-chapman-wingo-iii

Greenwich Yankee Fans Tip Their Hats To Derek Jeter

As summer fades into fall, so does New York Yankees great shortstop Derek Jeter as he finishes his illustrious career in the next couple of weeks. A pair of Yankee fans from Greenwich, Joseph Vizzo and his nephew Joseph Marini, said they admire how Jeter has handled himself so well both on and off the field.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/sports/greenwich-yankee-fans-tip-their-hats-derek-jeter

Armonk Group Hosts Puttin' On The Dog Event On Sunday

GREENWICH, Conn., -- Dogs will be taking center stage at the 27th Annual Puttin' On The Dog event Sunday in Greenwich. The event has become popular with dog owners who have pooches that would never win awards at the Westminster Dog Show but can win blue ribbons at one of the many fun contests at the event, said Allyson Halm, president of the nonprofit Adopt-A-Dog group.

http://armonk.dailyvoice.com/neighbors/greenwich-goes-dogs-annual-fundraiser-park

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Video: Historic Greenwich Home Added to CT Freedom Trail

In the 1830's, fugitive slave Peter John Lee escaped from Virginia with a stolen boat and made his way up to Greenwich, where he lived in this home belonging to Thomas Lyon Jr. "He stayed in the house for six years, and somehow was lured across the bridge again by some friends, and was abducted by Blackbirders," said Jo Conboy, the Chairman of the Greenwich Preservation Trust. "It was quite a nice honor.

http://greenwich.itsrelevant.com/content/20359/Historic-Greenwich-Home-Added-to-CT-Freedom-Trail

New Website for Kieselstein-Cord Photography

... was featured in his first book, and is a continuation series. Nancy-Hall Duncan, formerly of the Bruce Museum in Greenwich, Connecticut, wrote the introduction to Kieselstein- Cord's first photography book, Awarded. Her introduction is posted on the ...

http://www.prlog.org/12373103-new-website-for-kieselstein-cord-photography.html

Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF) to Honor Tom Brokaw at...

Brian Williams, Anchor and Managing Editor of NBC Nightly News, will serve as Master of Ceremonies at MMRF Annual Fall Gala The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation is proud to announce that it will honor Tom Brokaw, Special Correspondent for NBC News who is living with multiple myeloma, with its Spirit of Hope Award at the MMRF Annual Fall Gala on November 8, 2014 in Old Greenwich, Connecticut. Funds raised through this premier event will benefit the innovative cancer research models of the MMRF, which are aimed at accelerating the development of new treatments to extend the lives of patients and to lead to a cure of multiple myeloma, the second most prevalent blood cancer.

http://www.pressreleasepoint.com/multiple-myeloma-research-foundation-mmrf-honor-tom-brokaw-annual-fall-gala-benefit-cancer-research

Thieves Continue to Target Parked Cars in Greenwich

An unlocked car parked in the driveway of a MacArthur Drive home in Old Greenwich was targeted by a thief who stole a quantity of loose change overnight Sunday, according to Greenwich Police. Police spokesman Lt.

http://patch.com/connecticut/greenwich/thieves-continue-target-parked-cars-greenwich-0?

Artists engage in the science of art at the Flinn Gallery

"Seed Dreaming IV," a fiber work by Brattleboro, Vt.-based artist Karen Kamenetzky will be on display at the Flinn Gallery in Greenwich, Conn., through Oct. 22, 2014, in the show iRelativity." For more information, visit flinngallery.com.

http://www.greenwichtime.com/news/articleGallery/Artists-engage-in-the-science-of-art-at-the-Flinn-5764813.php

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... intersection of art and science that guided the curators of "Relativity," the show that opens the new season for Greenwich's Flinn Gallery this month. Four artists use textiles, sculpture, oil paint and watercolor to explore that crossroads. For New ...

http://m.ctpost.com/news/article/Artists-engage-in-the-science-of-art-at-the-Flinn-5764813.php

Meet Tom Foley, accused union buster

... mansion kind of guy. We don't know how much money Tom Foley has, but it's a lot. Indeed, his lakefront mansion in Greenwich would shame the one Malloy is squatting in. After all, Foley wrote $11 million in checks for his last race against Malloy, ...

http://www.theday.com/article/20140917/NWS05/309179956/1079/NWS01

Greenwich Man Charged with Bilking Another Darien Merchant

Robert Connolly, 45, of Shore Road in Greenwich, told Village Cleaners at 9 Tokeneke Rd. on July 25 that he'd forgotten his wallet but needed the tailored and cleaned suit they had for him, so it was agreed he could take the suit and return later with the $70, according to police. Then that return never happened, Darien police say, and now Connolly is charged with sixth-degree larceny after police applied for and received a warrant for his arrest.

http://patch.com/connecticut/darien/greenwich-man-charged-bilking-another-darien-merchant-0?

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... are right here in Fairfield County. Darien has the seventh most expensive waterfront homes in the country, and Greenwich comes in at ten. These pricey Long Island Sound properties are on the same list as paradise getaways in Hawaii and Malibu. The ...

http://m.newstimes.com/realestate/article/Fairfield-County-is-a-hot-spot-for-waterfront-5764282.php

Fairfield County is a hot spot for waterfront homes

Click through to see some of the Darien and Greenwich waterfront homes that have gone on the market in recent years. A custom in-ground pool and spa at 209 Long Neck Point in Darien have Long Island Sound at their backdrop.

http://www.ctpost.com/realestate/article/Fairfield-County-is-a-hot-spot-for-waterfront-5764282.php

Darien girls volleyball routs Wilton, 3-0

Darien's Izzy Taylor makes a dig during the Blue Wave's regular season game against Greenwich last season. Photo: Jason Rearick The Darien girls volleyball team surrendered a combined 10 points in the first and third set of a 3-0 win against Wilton Wednesday in its first road game of 2014.

http://www.dariennewsonline.com/sports/article/Darien-girls-volleyball-routs-Wilton-3-0-5764333.php

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... are right here in Fairfield County. Darien has the seventh most expensive waterfront homes in the country, and Greenwich comes in at ten. These pricey Long Island Sound properties are on the same list as paradise getaways in Hawaii and Malibu. The ...

http://m.ctpost.com/realestate/article/Fairfield-County-is-a-hot-spot-for-waterfront-5764282.php

Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF) to Honor Tom Brokaw at...

The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation is proud to announce that it will honor Tom Brokaw, Special Correspondent for NBC News who is living with multiple myeloma, with its Spirit of Hope Award at the MMRF Annual Fall Gala on November 8, 2014 in Old Greenwich, Connecticut. Funds raised through this premier event will benefit the innovative cancer research models of the MMRF, which are aimed at accelerating the development of new treatments to extend the lives of patients and to lead to a cure of multiple myeloma, the second most prevalent blood cancer.

http://www.businesswire.com/portal/site/topix/index.jsp?ndmViewId=news_view&newsId=20140918005814&newsLang=en&ndmConfigId=1000639&vnsId=41

Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation (MMRF) to Honor Tom Brokaw at...

The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation is proud to announce that it will honor Tom Brokaw, Special Correspondent for NBC News who is living with multiple myeloma, with its Spirit of Hope Award at the MMRF Annual Fall Gala on November 8, 2014 in Old Greenwich, Connecticut. Funds raised through this premier event will benefit the innovative cancer research models of the MMRF, which are aimed at accelerating the development of new treatments to extend the lives of patients and to lead to a cure of multiple myeloma, the second most prevalent blood cancer.

http://www.businesswire.com/news/topix/20140918005814/en

NJ Gov. Christie Coming to Stamford to Stump for Foley

... Sept. 23, according to the Foley campaign. The event, which will include an appearance by Foley, who lives in Greenwich and lost the 2010 election to Malloy by 6,400 votes, is set to begin at 6 p.m. The event is the second in two months for ...

http://patch.com/connecticut/stamford/nj-gov-christie-coming-stamford-stump-foley-0?

West Nile diagnosed in Stamford

State health officials say a Stamford resident is the second in Connecticut to test positive for West Nile Virus this year. (September 18, 2014 7:44 AM) This comes as Greenwich officials said this week that mosquitoes caught in the town this month tested positive for the disease....

http://connecticut.news12.com/news/west-nile-diagnosed-in-stamford-1.9343166

William B. Osgood, 78, Of Riverside, Owned William B Osgood Associates

Osgood was born in Birmingham, Mich. in 1936, moved with his family to Old Greenwich in 1943 and spent much of his life in Greenwich.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/obituaries/william-b-osgood-78-riverside-owned-william-b-osgood-associates

Howard W. Connaughton, Jr., 78, Of Riverside, Tractor Trailer Driver

... Calif., and Stephen J. Connaughton of Bronx, N.Y.; three grandchildren; and brother, Kenneth Connaughton of Greenwich. He was predeceased by his parents. There will be no calling hours. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. ...

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/obituaries/howard-w-connaughton-jr-78-riverside-tractor-trailer-driver

Christie Redux -- NJ Governor to Return to CT to Stump for Foley

... Sept. 23, according to the Foley campaign. The event, which will include an appearance by Foley, who lives in Greenwich and lost the 2010 election to Malloy by 6,400 votes, is set to begin at 6 p.m. The event is the second in two months for ...

http://patch.com/connecticut/greenwich/christie-redux--nj-governor-return-ct-stump-foley?

Comedy Night At The Cole Planned in Greenwich

GREENWICH, Conn. Tickets now are on sale for the popular Comedy Night @ The Cole, planned for Sept.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/events/comedy-night-cole-planned-greenwich

Greenwich Prepares For Puttin' On The Dog Fundraiser

Adopt-A-Dog's 27th annual "Puttin' On The Dog" festival will be held at Roger Sherman Baldwin Park on Sunday, Sept. 21, from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. All children under the age of 12 are free with paid adult admission.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/neighbors/greenwich-prepares-puttin-dog-fundraiser

Convent Of Sacred Heart Duo Named National Merit Semifinalists

Virginia Blessing and Grace Isford, both of Greenwich, are among approximately 16,000 semifinalists nationwide competing for scholarships to continue their education in college.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/schools/convent-sacred-heart-duo-named-national-merit-semifinalists

Tag Sales In And Around Darien

... 190 Green Acre Lane in Fairfield is hosting a tag sale between 9 a.m. and 2 p.m. on Saturday. 234 Mill St. in Greenwich is hosting a moving sale between 9 a.m. and 4 p.m. on Saturday. 388 Wahackme Road in New Canaan is hosting an estate sale between ...

http://darien.dailyvoice.com/business/tag-sales-planned-fairfield-county-3

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Malloy Releases Four Years of Partial Tax Returns

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy released four years of partial tax returns Wednesday, showing that he earned an average of more than $285,000 per year over the past four years. Malloy called upon Republican challenger Tom Foley of Greenwich to release his tax returns, something Foley has pledged to do.

http://www.courant.com/news/connecticut/hc-governor-dan-malloy-tax-returns-summaries-0918-20140917,0,2702377.story

Resident Diagnosed with Stamford's 1st Case of West Nile Virus

... infected with West Nile virus in several areas of the state. On Sept. 9, infected mosquitoes were trapped in Old Greenwich . In addition to Greenwich, WNV positive mosquito pools have been found in 14 other towns in Connecticut: Bridgeport (9), ...

http://patch.com/connecticut/stamford/resident-diagnosed-stamfords-1st-case-west-nile-virus-0?

Yogasmoga to Open First Store in Greenwich, CT

Yogasmoga, the manufacturer of yoga inspired athletic apparel and accessories, announced the grand opening of their Townhouse on Greenwich Avenue, which will be the brand's first retail location. The Townhouse will host an official launch party on Wednesday, Sept.

http://www.SportsOneSource.com/news/spor/spor_article.asp?section=8&Prod=1&id=52882

Medford man plans to fly to 49 state capitals

... the tagline would basically write itself: "Two men. Two weeks. 49 state capitals." Morey, 75, and Teitell, 81, of Greenwich, Conn., will spend a sizable portion of the next two weeks in the clouds aboard a 4-passenger 2013 Cessna Corvalis TTx - ...

http://www.ktvz.com/news/medford-man-plans-to-fly-to-49-state-capitals/28108436

Bloomberg View Column: What Does It Mean When a House Sells for $50 Million?

... These sales seem modest compared with a $147 million sale in East Hampton, New York, and a $120 million sale in Greenwich, Connecticut, the two highest U.S. residential transactions in 2014. There have been six sales of more than $100 million in the ...

http://www.millersamuel.com/bloomberg-view-column-what-does-it-mean-when-a-house-sells-for-50-million/

Annual Adopt-a-Dog 'Puttin' on the Dog' Festival This Sunday in Greenwich

The 27th annual Adopt-A-Dog 'Puttin' on the Dog' festival will be held this Sunday, Sept. 21 at Roger Sherman Baldwin Park in Greenwich.

http://patch.com/connecticut/greenwich/annual-adopt-dog-puttin-dog-festival-sunday-greenwich-0?

Greenwich Mom Pleads Not Guilty to Charges She Supplied Booze, Condoms for Teens

Not guilty was the plea entered by a Greenwich woman who's accused of hosting a party at her former Easton home where high school students were reportedly allowed to drink alcohol and have sex. According to Hearst Connecticut Media Group, Eliane Mullen, 39, was arraigned before Superior Court Judge Robin Pavia in Bridgeport and pleaded not guilty to 10 counts of risk of injury to a minor.

http://patch.com/connecticut/greenwich/greenwich-mom-pleads-not-guilty-charges-she-supplied-booze-condoms-teens-0?

Alarm About a 'Heroin Epidemic' Skyrockets As Heroin Use Falls

... largely by a single incident: the rape and murder of Linda Fitzpatrick, the 18-year-old daughter of a wealthy Greenwich, Connecticut, couple who dropped out of an exclusive private school and reportedly got hooked on Mephedrine. In that respect, ...

http://reason.com/blog/2014/09/17/alarm-about-a-heroin-epidemic-skyrockets?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+reason%2FHitandRun+%28Reason+Online+-+Hit+%26+Run+Blog%29

Albert Afraid of Hawk Subject of Archaeological Associates of Greenwich Lecture

"The Long Journey Home for Albert Afraid of Hawk" will be the subject of a lecture to be given by Connecticut State Archaeologist Nicholas Bellantoni on Thursday, Sept. 18, at 8 p.m. at the Bruce Museum in Greenwich.

http://patch.com/connecticut/greenwich/albert-afraid-hawk-subject-archaeological-associates-greenwich-lecture-0?

Lyme Research Alliance to Host 3rd Annual Charity Golf Tournament in Greenwich

The third annual Lyme Research Alliance Golf Tournament will be held on Thursday, October 9 at the exclusive Stanwich Club in Greenwich. Proceeds from the tournament will help LRA fund research and ultimately find a cure for Lyme and other debilitating tick-borne diseases.

http://patch.com/connecticut/greenwich/lyme-research-alliance-host-3rd-annual-charity-golf-tournament-greenwich-0?

Trader who lost $6.6bn on natural gas bet agrees to pay $750,000

... to benefit from gas swaps held elsewhere. Hunter was the lead energy trader at Amaranth Advisors , a hedge fund in Greenwich, Conn., that at its peak held as many as 100,000 natural gas contracts in a single month, accounting for 5% of the amount of ...

http://hereisthecity.com/en-gb/2014/09/17/former-collapsed-hedge-fund-advisor-agrees-to-pay-750k-in-lawsui/

Lisa Marie D'Angelo, 42, Of Old Greenwich, Worked As Nurse's Aide

D'Angelo was born Sept. 19, 1971, in the Bronx, to George and Dahlia D'Angelo. She was a longtime Greenwich resident who graduated from St. Mary's High School and went on to attend Mitchell College in New London.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/obituaries/lisa-marie-dangelo-42-old-greenwich-worked-nurse-s-aide

4th Annual Tag Sale Planned at International School at Dundee

... students and is comprised of students who live on designated streets, as well as magnet students from throughout Greenwich who apply to the school via a lottery system. For information, visit www.greenwichpublicschools.org/isd/ , or call ...

http://patch.com/connecticut/greenwich/4th-annual-tag-sale-planned-international-school-dundee-0?

Greenwich First Selectman Will Help Kick Off United Way Campaign

The Greenwich United Way 2014-15 Community Campaign officially kicks off Thursday, Sept. 18, with First Selectman Peter Tesei announcing the organization's 80th fall fundraising launch in a brief ceremony on the steps of Town Hall at 4:30 p.m. Tesei and the United Way invite all residents, businesses, town employees and others to join in saluting and supporting the local United Way and its efforts on the community's behalf.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/neighbors/greenwich-first-selectman-will-help-kick-united-way-campaign

Greenwich Educator Named Semifinalist For Teacher Of The Year

GREENWICH, Conn. Cheryl Iozzo, a kindergarten through fifth-grade art teacher at North Street School in Greenwich, has been chosen as a semifinalist in the 2015 Connecticut Teacher of the Year program.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/schools/greenwich-educator-named-semifinalist-teacher-year

Trio Of Greenwich Democrats Propose 'Common Sense Budget' For Town

Three top Greenwich Democrats are proposing what they call a "Common Sense Budget" for the town that they said would bring a lower tax hike to residents. Board of Estimate & Taxation members Randy Huffman and Sean Goldrick were joined by Democratic Town Committee Chairman Frank Farricker at a press conference Tuesday in Greenwich Town Hall.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/politics/trio-greenwich-democrats-propose-common-sense-budget-town

Ambassador Named For Greenwich's Puttin' On The Dog Festival

A 3-year-old German shepherd mix named Kara was selected as ambassador for the 27th annual Puttin' On The Dog Festival in Greenwich. It will begin at 10 a.m. Sunday, Sept.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/news/ambassador-named-puttin-dog-festival

Meet Tom Foley, accused union buster

... mansion kind of guy. We don't know how much money Tom Foley has, but it's a lot. Indeed, his lakefront mansion in Greenwich would shame the one Malloy is squatting in. After all, Foley wrote $11 million in checks for his last race against Malloy, ...

http://www.theday.com/article/20140917/NWS05/309179956

Foley: traffic "shameful," Malloy claims progress

Gov. Dannel P. Malloy says he has spent more money to improve Connecticut's transportation needs than prior administrations, but his Republican challenger calls the state's traffic woes "shameful" and says more needs to be done to increase the capacity of the state's highways. Malloy and Greenwich businessman Tom Foley appeared separately on Monday at a transportation forum hosted by regional transportation groups.

http://www.theday.com/article/20140915/NWS12/140919799/Foley:-traffic-

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Flaunting her figure! Jessica Simpson joins her family for husband...

... her brand new husband Hunger Games actor Evan Ross, 26. The La La singer and son of Diana Ross wed on August 30 in Greenwich, Connecticut before taking off on a honeymoon on the tropical Indonesian island of Bali. Their return home came just in time ...

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/tvshowbiz/article-2758364/Flaunting-figure-Jessica-Simpson-joins-family-husband-Eric-Johnsons-birthday-party-black-skirt.html?ITO=1490&ns_mchannel=rss&ns_campaign=1490

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Adopt-A-Dog's 26th annual Puttin' on the Dog festival turned a lovely day at Roger Sherman Baldwin Park, in Greenwich, Conn., Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013.

http://m.ctpost.com/news/article/Greenwich-once-again-will-go-to-the-dogs-5759569.php

Greenwich once again will go to the dogs

Adopt-A-Dog's 26th annual Puttin' on the Dog festival turned a lovely day at Roger Sherman Baldwin Park, in Greenwich, Conn., Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013.

http://www.ctpost.com/news/article/Greenwich-once-again-will-go-to-the-dogs-5759569.php

Two Greenwich firms sanctioned by SEC Tuesday

35 Mason Street in Greenwich, Conn., Tuesday, Sept. 16, 2014. This address is the location of Rockwood Investment Management that was recently fined by the Securities and Exchange Commission. Photo: Bob Luckey 165 Mason Street in Greenwich, Conn., ...

http://www.ctpost.com/business/article/Two-Greenwich-firms-sanctioned-by-SEC-Tuesday-5759578.php

Wave girls soccer loses to Fairfield Warde

Darien goalie Kate Fiore shouts commands to her defense during the Blue Wave's soccer game against Greenwich at Greenwich High School on Wednesday, Sept. 10. Five days after blowing by FCIAC power Greenwich 3-0 in its season opener, the Darien girls soccer team lost by the same margin to another conference foe, Fairfield Warde , Monday outside Darien High School .

http://www.dariennewsonline.com/sports/article/Wave-girls-soccer-dropped-at-home-3-0-5759332.php

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Darien goalie Kate Fiore shouts commands to her defense during the Blue Wave's soccer game against Greenwich at Greenwich High School on Wednesday, Sept. 10. Five days after blowing by FCIAC power Greenwich 3-0 in its season opener, the Darien girls soccer team lost by the same margin to another conference foe, Fairfield Warde, Monday outside Darien High School.

http://m.dariennewsonline.com/sports/article/Wave-girls-soccer-dropped-at-home-3-0-5759332.php

West Nile Infected Mosquitoes Found in Old Greenwich

For the first time this summer, the State of Connecticut Mosquito Management Program announced Tuesday that mosquitoes trapped near the Eastern Civic Center in Old Greenwich on Sept. 9, have tested positive for West Nile Virus .

http://patch.com/connecticut/greenwich/west-nile-infected-mosquitoes-found-old-greenwich-0?

Greenwich Resident Pens Primer for College Students

... Moran, Amazon reader review. Malone, the son of Barbara and Thomas Malone, is an author and certified yogi in Greenwich. He is a 2013 graduate of Boston College, where he founded The Rock at Boston College. Five College Dialogues is his first ...

http://patch.com/connecticut/greenwich/greenwich-resident-pens-primer-college-students-0?

Letter: State Rep. Floren 'A Steady Voice' for Her Greenwich Constituents

For the past six years, I have had the pleasure of serving with Rep. Livvy Floren in the Connecticut General Assembly . What I have witnessed in these three legislative terms is a public servant who has the respect of her colleagues on both sides of the aisle in addition to the Governor, both when it was a Republican in office and now a Democrat.

http://patch.com/connecticut/greenwich/letter-state-rep-floren-steady-voice-her-greenwich-constituents-0?

Tasty Turnaround: How Restaurant Chain Dig Inn Wants to Change the Way America Eats

... restaurant chain whose menu was geared toward gym rats. Eskin first became involved with The Pump while working at Greenwich, Conn.-based private equity firm Wexford Capital. Wexford had bought the chain thinking, at the time, that protein powder ...

http://www.entrepreneur.com/video/237436?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+entrepreneur%2Flatest+%28Entrepreneur%29

Foley And Malloy Drive Home Differences On Traffic And Transit

But at a transportation forum Monday morning, the two rivals offered starkly different visions on how to alleviate the congestion. Foley, a businessman from Greenwich, said the Malloy administration has placed too much emphasis on mass transit and has not done enough to expand capacity on the state's roads.

http://www.courant.com/politics/elections/hc-dan-malloy-tom-foley-transportation-0916-20140915,0,4585908.story

Geo Group signs contract for development, operation of Ravenhall Prison

CRT Capital to hold a conference 2nd Annual Investor Conference to be held in Greenwich, CT on September 16.

http://www.theflyonthewall.com/permalinks/entry.php/GEOid2069636/GEO-Geo-Group-signs-contract-for-development-operation-of-Ravenhall-Prison

CT: Foley Slams Malloy 'Progressive Agenda' on Mass Transit

... $7.5 billion investment over a decade toward the $15 billion to $20 billion in needs. Foley, who lives in Greenwich, part of Fairfield County, which likely has the worst congestion, doesn't see that road projects are increasing the capacity of the ...

http://www.masstransitmag.com/news/11690840/foley-slams-malloy-progressive-agenda-on-mass-transit

'Good Morning America's' Lara Spencer talks flea market fun, finds

... make you smile." Lara Spencer and David Haffenreffer traded more than time zones last year when they moved from Greenwich, Conn., to Beverly Hills. They crossed architectural decades. Spencer, host of "The Insider" celebrity news show on CBS, and ...

http://www.latimes.com/home/la-lh-lara-spencer-book-20140915-story.html

Greenwich's Puttin On The Dog Festival Expects Record Crowd

Adopt-A-Dog's 27th annual Puttin' On The Dog festival on Sunday, Sept. 21, at Greenwich's Roger Sherman Baldwin Park expects to attract a record crowd.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/events/greenwichs-puttin-dog-festival-expects-record-crowd

Fairfield Warde Cited Among Top High Schools By Newsweek

Students at Greenwich High School and Fairfield Warde High School can puff their chests' out a little further after being listed in Newsweek's ranking of the top 500 schools in the country. Both schools made the top half of the list with Greenwich coming in at No.

http://fairfield.dailyvoice.com/schools/fairfield-warde-cited-among-top-high-schools-newsweek

New Yorker Cartoonist Roz Chast Speaks At Greenwich Museum

GREENWICH, Conn. Ridgefield resident and cartoonist Roz Chast will lead a discussion at the Bruce Museum in Greenwich on Wednesday, Sept.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/neighbors/new-yorker-cartoonist-roz-chast-speaks-greenwich-museum

Ellington Hires Credit Suisse Distressed Trader for Burst Bubble

... underwriting standards for corporate credit have deteriorated, according to Michael Vranos, who founded the Old Greenwich, Connecticut-based firm in 1994 to invest in mortgage bonds. Heron, 42, started at Ellington as head of distressed credit after ...

http://washpost.bloomberg.com/Story?docId=1376-NBYBK26S972J01-1K1N6IKHA29JMCA87MU5SHGOJ0

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