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Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Greenwich Police Arrest Roundup

Recent arrests made by Greenwich Police include suspects charged in assault cases and for having a weapon in a motor vehicle.

http://greenwich.patch.com/groups/police-and-fire/p/greenwich-police-arrest-roundup

Roxbury High School Set to Host First Ever Student-run Media Conference on May 1

... we are so excited to see everything coming together." Speakers at the conference will be traveling from as far as Greenwich, Connecticut to present to students regarding the ever-growing realm of media. Speakers experience range from professionals ...

http://www.mypaperonline.com/roxbury-high-school-set-to-host-first-ever-student-run-media-conference-on-may-1.html

Greenwich Audubon Celebrates Earth Day With A Look At Green Projects

A group of people involved in financing "green" projects gathered Tuesday to celebrate Earth Day at an event at Audubon Greenwich.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/neighbors/greenwich-audubon-celebrates-earth-day-look-green-projects

Happy Birthday To Greenwich's Gail Charles Goodrich Jr.

Goodrich, who has owned a home in Greenwich, turns 71 on Wednesday. The basketball player was born April 23, 1943, in Los Angeles.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/neighbors/happy-birthday-greenwich-s-gail-charles-goodrich-jr

Jim Carroll of LongRun Capital Headlines Ivy Family Office Greenwich Forum

The Ivy Family Office Network hosted its April 2014 Family Office Outlook Forum in Greenwich, CT on April 10th.

http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/04/prweb11779240.htm

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Great Point Partners Makes Growth Recapitalization Investment in Corrona, Inc.

Great Point Partners, LLC, a Greenwich-based private investment firm focused on the health care industry, today announced a growth recapitalization investment in Corrona, Inc. .

http://www.vcaonline.com/news/news.asp?ID=2014042233

Developer seeks approval on post office site

... The towers would be a buffed brown glass. However, the project hit a snag last year when preservationists and a Greenwich resident who hopes to start an art center in the building sued to stop the sale of the post office in federal court, arguing ...

http://www.greenwichtime.com/news/article/Developer-seeks-approval-on-post-office-site-5422724.php

Staples boys lacrosse suffers first defeat of 2014

Members of the Greenwich High School take a knew before the start of Tuesday afternoon match-up against Staples High School.

http://www.westport-news.com/sports/article/Staples-boys-lacrosse-suffers-first-defeat-of-2014-5422503.php

Court grills prosecutor over insider trading cases

... the convictions of Anthony Chiasson, of Manhattan, and Todd Newman, of Needham, Mass. Chiasson, who co-founded Greenwich, Conn.-based Level Global Investors, was sentenced to 6 1/2 years in prison. Newman, who had worked for Stamford, Conn.-based ...

http://www.tri-cityherald.com/2014/04/22/2938411/court-grills-prosecutor-over-insider.html#storylink=rss

Rainy Weather Causes Delays On I-95, Merritt In Darien

... said. Delays in the evening rush hour were reported for 25.7 miles on I-95 northbound between Exit 3 in Greenwich and Exit 26 in Bridgeport, the DOT said. Traffic was also congested for 23.2 miles on the Merritt Parkway northbound between Exit 31 in ...

http://darien.dailyvoice.com/news/rainy-weather-causes-delays-i-95-merritt-across-fairfield-county

GFA roundup: Boys lacrosse wins pairvisit|article-5421272|interleaved-29632-breaking-news|2

... Marcus rounded out GFA's doubles sweep with a 6-0, 6-3 win at No. 3. The GFA Sailing team squared off against Greenwich Academy and Brunswick School at Indian Harbor Yacht Club in Greenwich, CT last week. GFA defeated Greenwich Academy 2-0 but lost ...

http://m.westport-news.com/sports/article/GFA-roundup-Boys-lacrosse-wins-pair-5421272.php

Robin Rhode Exhibit On View at Neuberger Museum of Art, 5/4-8/10

... euberger Museum of Art is 10 minutes from White Plains, NY; 45 minutes from midtown Manhattan; and 10 minutes from Greenwich, CT. On campus: Make first left, then follow the road to Parking Lot W1, follow banners to the Neuberger Museum of Art.

http://www.broadwayworld.com/bwwart/article/Robin-Rhode-Exhibit-On-View-at-Neuberger-Museum-of-Art-54-810-20140422

Willie Geist, Mark Shriver Host Greenwich Fundraiser For Save The Children

Riverside Yacht Club will host a fundraiser for Westport's Save The Children that will feature NBC "Today" host Willie Geist and Mark Kennedy Shriver on Thursday, April 24, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Shriver is the son of Peace Corps founder Robert Sargent Shriver.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/events/willie-geist-mark-shriver-host-fundraiser-westports-save-children

Geist, Shriver Support Westport's Save The Children

GREENWICH, Conn. -- Riverside Yacht Club will host a fundraiser for Westport's Save The Children that will feature NBC "Today" host Willie Geist and Mark Kennedy Shriver on Thursday, April 24, from 6:30-8:30 p.m. Shriver is the son of Peace Corps founder Robert Sargent Shriver, Geist, who is also the co-host of MSNBC's "Morning Joe," will talk with ... (more)

http://westport.dailyvoice.com/events/willie-geist-mark-shriver-host-greenwich-fundraiser

Stanley D. Wort, 93, Of Greenwich, Retired Rolls Royce Senior Executive

... he rejoined the civil service. He began his career with Rolls Royce, first in Derby and later in Montreal, Canada, Greenwich and New York City. In 1972, he became financial director of Rolls Royce, then in 1976 relocated to Montreal in 1976 to head ...

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/obituaries/stanley-d-wort-93-greenwich-retired-rolls-royce-senior-executive

Anthony J. Catalano, 89, Of Greenwich, Worked For J. Catalano And Sons, Inc

... was born Aug. 26, 1924, in Port Chester, N.Y., and was the son of Joseph and Flavia Catalano. He graduated from Greenwich High School in 1943, and entered the service later that year. He served in the U.S. Air Force as a gunnery instructor for B-25, ...

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/obituaries/anthony-j-catalano-89-greenwich-worked-j-catalano-and-sons-inc

Great Point Partners makes growth recap investment in Corrona

... from both physicians and patients at the time of a routine clinic visit. Great Point Partners, LLC, a Greenwich-based private investment firm focused on the health care industry, today announced a growth recapitalization investment in Corrona, Inc. ...

http://www.pehub.com/2014/04/great-point-partners-makes-growth-recap-investment-in-corrona/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+pehub%2Fblog+%28PE+HUB+Blog%29

Nat'l Zoo Shooting

Two men were wounded Monday by gunshots near a Washington, D.C. , zoo shortly after it hosted an annual Easter event that drew thousands of people, police said.

http://www.courant.com/news/breaking/chi-national-zoo-shooting-20140422,0,7202208.story

Powdered Alcohol

Imagine mixing your own cocktail without using a cocktail shaker, or pouring any liquor.

http://www.courant.com/features/food/la-dd-powdered-alcohol-palcohol-20140421,0,1241762.story

Christy Sadler of Willowmere Capital Partners Headlines Ivy Family Office Greenwich Forum

The Ivy Family Office Network hosted its April 2014 Family Office Outlook Forum in Greenwich, CT on April 10th.

http://www.broadcastnewsroom.com/articles/viewarticle.jsp?id=3200916

Town Offers Renter's Rebate For Greenwich Seniors

Greenwich residents who are 65 years or older or are disabled and under age 65 and receive disability payments may be eligible to receive a rent rebate, the State of Connecticut announced.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/news/town-offers-renters-rebate-greenwich-seniors

Breast Cancer Alliance's Walk For Hope Set For April In Greenwich

The Breast Cancer Alliance's Walk for Hope, which honors loved ones who have battled cancer, is set for Greenwich.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/events/breast-cancer-alliances-walk-hope-set-april-greenwich

Police Address Dangerous Swatting Trend

... been reported in at least five different communities. In all these instances police can't figure out a motive. Greenwich police said they received a call just before 8 p.m. from someone who called 911, claiming to be armed and holding people hostage ...

http://www.nbcconnecticut.com/news/local/Police-Address-Dangerous-Swatting-Trend--255846321.html

Barbara Johnson Hatch, 91; Active in Junior League for 50+ Years

Barbara Johnson Johnson Hatch, of Greenwich, passed on Tuesday night. She was 91. Born Oct. 26, 1922 in Brooklyn, NY, she was the daughter of Edna Lillian VanRiper and William A. Johnson.

http://greenwich.patch.com/groups/obituaries/p/barbara-johnson-hatch-91-active-in-junior-league-for-50-years

Christy Sadler of Willowmere Capital Partners Headlines Ivy Family Office Greenwich Forum

The Ivy Family Office Network hosted its April 10th, 2014 Family Office Outlook Forum in Greenwich, CT on April 10th.

http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/04/prweb11778966.htm

Great Point Partners Makes Growth Recapitalization Investment in Corrona, Inc.

Great Point Partners, LLC, a Greenwich-based private investment firm focused on the health care industry, today announced a growth recapitalization investment in Corrona from its second private equity fund, GPP II.

http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/04/prweb11765894.htm

A peek at the Greenwich market under $1 million

The single family house is on the market for $875,000. Photo: Bob Luckey Realtor, Drew Peterson, in the living room with fireplace at 6 Buena Vista Drive in Greenwich, Conn., Tuesday, April 15, 2014.

http://www.ctpost.com/local/article/A-peek-at-the-Greenwich-market-under-1-million-5419604.php

Hillshire Brands to buy Van's Natural Foods for $165M

Hillshire Brands Co., maker of Jimmy Dean sausages and Ball Park hot dogs, announced that it has inked a deal with Greenwich, CT.-based private-equity firm Catterton Partners to acquire Van's Natural Foods, a Phoenix-based maker of breakfast and snack foods.

http://www.bizjournals.com/phoenix/morning_call/2014/04/hillshire-brands-to-buy-van-s-natural-foods-for.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+bizj_national+%28Bizjournals+National+Feed%29

A peek at the Greenwich market under $1 millionvisit|article-5419604|mobile_simple_list_body-11991|2

As of mid-April, there were 53 homes listed below the seven-figure mark in Greenwich, Weichert agent Drew Peterson said as he stood in the living room of one such house he is representing: a 1,700-square-foot three-bedroom ranch at 6 Buena Vista Drive.

http://m.ctpost.com/local/article/A-peek-at-the-Greenwich-market-under-1-million-5419604.php

Hillshire Brands to buy Van's Natural Foods for $165M

Hillshire Brands Co., maker of Jimmy Dean sausages and Ball Park hot dogs, announced that it has inked a deal with Greenwich, CT.-based private-equity firm Catterton Partners to acquire Van's Natural Foods, a Phoenix-based maker of breakfast and snack foods.

http://www.bizjournals.com/phoenix/morning_call/2014/04/hillshire-brands-to-buy-van-s-natural-foods-for.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+bizj_phoenix+%28Phoenix+Business+Journal%29

Himes, Esty hold fundraising advantages

... District congressional race as a would-be challenger to the Democratic incumbent, Jim Himes. He's photographed in Greenwich, Conn. on Friday February 28, 2014. Photo: Dru Nadler Holding his book "Battle on the Home Front," Carl Higbie, a former Navy ...

http://www.stamfordadvocate.com/local/articleGallery/Himes-Esty-hold-fundraising-advantages-5419412.php

Obi picks Duke

... per game while also averaging 11.4 points. A native of Kaduna, Nigeria, Obi graduated from Green Farms Academy in Greenwich, Conn., before playing last season at Rice. He will have to sit out the 2014-15 season under NCAA transfer rules. On his ...

http://www.heraldsun.com/sports/colleges/x740451718/Obi-picks-Duke

Monday, April 21, 2014

Greenwich Police Charge New Rochelle Man With Drunk Driving

A New Rochelle man is facing multiple charges, including driving under the influence, after Greenwich police pulled him over on Interstate 95 on Friday, April 18, according to ctpost.com.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/police-fire/greenwich-police-charge-new-rochelle-man-drunk-driving

New editors named at The News-Times

... editor of Hearst Connecticut Media , which includes The News-Times, Connecticut Post, The Advocate of Stamford and Greenwich Time, as well as five weeklies. "Together, they will drive aggressive, public-service journalism for the readers and ...

http://www.newstimes.com/local/article/New-editors-named-at-The-News-Times-5419095.php

New Canaan rides big fifth inning past Fairfield Warde

... double play. Both teams play home games Tuesday at 4 p.m., as the Rams battle Harding and the Mustangs host Greenwich. Records: Fairfield Warde 3-3, 3-1 FCIAC; New Canaan 5-1, 3-1 FCIAC. Batteries: FW--Hunter Hewitt (L, 1-1), Billy Money (5) and ...

http://www.greenwichtime.com/sports/article/New-Canaan-rides-big-fifth-inning-past-Fairfield-5419218.php

Brian Ratzan Joins Centerview Capital as Partner

... potential consumer and technology companies through separate funds. Centerview Capital's consumer fund is based in Greenwich, CT and is focused exclusively on making investments in the U.S. consumer industry. With approximately $500 million in ...

http://www.vcaonline.com/news/news.asp?ID=2014042122

Masco bull's-eye second leg of housing rebound

... a year, investors now are signaling some optimism, according to Jim Stellakis, founder and director of research at Greenwich, Conn.-based research company Technical Alpha Inc. Shares rallied 3.5 percent on Feb. 11, the day after the manufacturer ...

http://www.crainsdetroit.com/article/20140415/NEWS01/140419921/masco-bulls-eye-second-leg-of-housing-rebound

New editors named at The News-Timesvisit|article-5419095|interleaved-28495-breaking-news|5

... editor of Hearst Connecticut Media, which includes The News-Times, Connecticut Post, The Advocate of Stamford and Greenwich Time, as well as five weeklies. "Together, they will drive aggressive, public-service journalism for the readers and citizens ...

http://m.newstimes.com/local/article/New-editors-named-at-The-News-Times-5419095.php

Hot online retailer Birchbox raises $60 million in funding

... for a monthly fee, announced Monday that it has raised $60 million of Series B funding from a group led by Greenwich, Conn.-based Viking Global Investors, Crain's New York reported. Birchbox, which is set to open its first physical store this ...

http://www.chainstoreage.com/article/hot-online-retailer-birchbox-raises-60-million-funding

Heavy Traffic Reported On I-95, Merritt Parkway Through New Canaan

... the Connecticut Department of Transportation. Delays on I-95 northbound were reported for 24 miles from Exit 2 in Greenwich, through Stamford, Darien, Norwalk and Westport all the way to Exit 24 in Fairfield. Delays for 6.3 miles were reported on ...

http://newcanaan.dailyvoice.com/news/heavy-traffic-reported-i-95-merritt-parkway-through-fairfield-county

Greenwich's Jacob Cohen returns the ball to Darien's Russell.... photo: 6166615 slideshow 847

Greenwich's Jacob Cohen returns the ball to Darien's Russell Mahaney during their tennis match at Greenwich High School in Greenwich, Conn., on Monday, April 14, 2014.

http://www.stamfordadvocate.com/local/slideshow/The-week-in-photos-847/photo-6166615.php

Greenwich's Trent Newman returns the ball to Darien's Tyler.... photo: 6166590 slideshow 847

Greenwich's Trent Newman returns the ball to Darien's Tyler Hatfield and James Teschner during their doubles tennis match at Greenwich High School in Greenwich, Conn., on Monday, April 14, 2014.

http://www.stamfordadvocate.com/local/slideshow/The-week-in-photos-847/photo-6166590.php

Greenwich tennis coach EJ Haskell talks with Dickon Hollister.... photo: 6166616 slideshow 847

Greenwich tennis coach EJ Haskell talks with Dickon Hollister during his tennis match against Sammy Alptekin at Greenwich High School in Greenwich, Conn., on Monday, April 14, 2014.

http://www.stamfordadvocate.com/local/slideshow/The-week-in-photos-847/photo-6166616.php

Darien's Harrison Walter returns the ball to Greenwich's Axel.... photo: 6166628 slideshow 847

Darien's Harrison Walter returns the ball to Greenwich's Axel Hebrand during their tennis match at Greenwich High School in Greenwich, Conn., on Monday, April 14, 2014.

http://www.stamfordadvocate.com/local/slideshow/The-week-in-photos-847/photo-6166628.php

Darien's Charlie Brooks returns the ball to Greenwich's Max.... photo: 6166621 slideshow 847

Darien's Charlie Brooks returns the ball to Greenwich's Max Minichetti and Robert Graham during their doubles tennis match at Greenwich High School in Greenwich, Conn., on Monday, April 14, 2014.

http://www.stamfordadvocate.com/local/slideshow/The-week-in-photos-847/photo-6166621.php

Greenwich's Robert Graham returns the ball to Darien's Cooper.... photo: 6166592 slideshow 847

Greenwich's Robert Graham returns the ball to Darien's Cooper Murray and Charlie Brooks during their doubles tennis match at Greenwich High School in Greenwich, Conn., on Monday, April 14, 2014.

http://www.stamfordadvocate.com/local/slideshow/The-week-in-photos-847/photo-6166592.php

Westchester Home To Three Of The Richest Neighborhoods In America

... urchase residents is $464,955, according to the study. The so-called "Golden Triangle" neighborhood in mid-country Greenwich, Conn. was ranked the richest neighborhood in the country, according to the study.

http://somers.dailyvoice.com/neighbors/westchester-home-three-richest-neighborhoods-america

Greenwich Hosts Meeting On Intersection Reconfiguration

The town of Greenwich and the Connecticut Department of Transportation will host a public meeting on Tuesday, April 29, at 7 p.m. at Town Hall to discuss the reconfiguration of the intersection of North Street, Fairfield Road and Parsonage Road.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/news/greenwich-hosts-meeting-intersection-reconfiguration

DNA Evidence Links Ridgefield Man To Fatal Greenwich Parking Lot Accident

DNA evidence found on Vyacheslav Cherepov's vehicle has linked the Ridgefield resident to the fatal accident that killed Meghan Beebe in a Greenwich parking lot last year, according to the Stamford Advocate.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/police-fire/dna-evidence-links-ridgefield-man-fatal-greenwich-parking-lot-accident

Dorothea S. Hamilton, Former Resident Of Greenwich

Hamilton was born Aug. 6, 1932, in New York City, and was raised in East Hampton, N.Y., and Greenwich.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/obituaries/dorothea-s-hamilton-former-resident-greenwich

Hillshire Brands Acquires Van's Natural Foods

Chicago-based The Hillshire Brands Co. signed a definitive agreement to acquire Van's Natural Foods from private equity firm Catterton Partners, Greenwich, Conn.

http://www.refrigeratedfrozenfood.com/articles/87991-hillshire-brands-acquires-vans-natural-foods

Hillshire agrees to buy Van's Natural Foods for $165 million

... healthy breakfast foods. Van's is expected to have net sales of $60 million this year, Chicago-based Hillshire and Greenwich, Connecticut-based Catterton said today in a statement. The deal is expected to be completed next month. Hillshire Chief ...

http://www.dailyherald.com/article/20140421/business/140429822/

Dine at Terra and Mediterraneo This Week and Support Greenwich United Way

From Monday, April 28, to Sunday, May 4, the Greenwich restaurants Terra and Mediterraneo will raise monies for the Greenwich United Way by hosting a "Week of Caring."

http://greenwich.patch.com/groups/announcements/p/dine-at-terra-and-mediterraneo-week-of-april-27-and-support-united-way

Centerview Capital names new partner

... Ratzan worked at Pamplona Capital Management where he served as a partner and head of U.S. private equity. GREENWICH, Conn., April 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Centerview Capital today announced that Brian K. Ratzan has joined the firm as a partner in ...

http://www.pehub.com/2014/04/centerview-capital-names-new-partner/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+pehub%2Fblog+%28PE+HUB+Blog%29

Hillshire Brands to Acquire Van's Natural Foods from Catterton Partners

CHICAGO & GREENWICH, Conn.-- --The Hillshire Brands Company and Catterton Partners, the leading consumer-focused private equity firm, today announced that Hillshire Brands has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Catterton portfolio company Van's Natural Foods.

http://www.businesswire.com/portal/site/topix/index.jsp?ndmViewId=news_view&newsId=20140421005338&newsLang=en&ndmConfigId=1000639&vnsId=41

Hillshire Brands to Acquire Vana s Natural Foods from Catterton Partners

CHICAGO & GREENWICH, Conn.-- --The Hillshire Brands Company and Catterton Partners, the leading consumer-focused private equity firm, today announced that Hillshire Brands has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Catterton portfolio company Van's Natural Foods.

http://www.businesswire.com/news/topix/20140421005338/en

Greenwich Police Investigating Several Thefts

Greenwich Police are investigating several thefts including construction tools taken from a new home construction site.

http://greenwich.patch.com/groups/police-and-fire/p/greenwich-police-investigating-several-thefts

Greenwich-Based Family Centers Awarded $10K Grant By Priceline

GREENWICH, Conn. Norwalk-based Priceline.com awarded Family Centers with a $10,000 grant to help the agency offer preschool scholarships to needy families throughout Fairfield County.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/neighbors/greenwich-based-family-centers-awarded-10k-grant-priceline

Kenneth Parker, 89; WW II Veteran; International Traveler Who Visited 7 Continents

Kenneth Lewis Parker, 89, of Greenwich, CT, died on April 16, 2014, ending a lifelong love affair with his wife Mary "Judy" Jule.

http://greenwich.patch.com/groups/announcements/p/obituary--kenneth-parker

Teens Charged Following Fight

A pair of Greenwich teens received minor injuries and misdemeanor summons in connection with a fight in a town park.

http://greenwich.patch.com/groups/police-and-fire/p/teens-charged-following-fight

Spin To Win Soul Cycle Ride to Benefit AVID

Announcing a Soul Cycle Ride to benefit the Greenwich Alliance for Education's AVID College Assistance Program "Spin to Win" will be held Sunday, April 27, 2:00 p.m. at Soul Cycle, 266 Mason Street, Greenwich, CT.

http://greenwich.patch.com/groups/announcements/p/spin-to-win-soul-cycle-ride-to-benefit-avid_c1e07f81

Norwalk's Priceline Grants $10K To Greenwich's Family Centers

GREENWICH, Conn. Norwalk-based Priceline.com awarded Family Centers with a $10,000 grant to help the agency offer preschool scholarships to needy families throughout Fairfield County.

http://norwalk.dailyvoice.com/neighbors/greenwich-based-family-centers-awarded-10k-grant-priceline

Conn.'s urban rot of perpetual poverty

... that preservation of farmland and prevention of "suburban sprawl" are compelling issues. Riding the train from Greenwich to Hartford gives a contrary impression. Thanks to Amtrak, such a trip is still possible for those who can deal with the bumps, ...

http://www.theday.com/article/20140421/OP03/304219997/1069/rss06

New Animated Video Created by Pulitzer-Prize Winning Cartoonist Matt...

The "10 Million Kids" video on Dyslexia will be previewed at the Smart Kids with Learning Disabilities Benefit on April 25 in Greenwich, Conn.

http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/04/prweb11778293.htm

Himes, Esty hold fundraising advantages

... District congressional race as a would-be challenger to the Democratic incumbent, Jim Himes. He's photographed in Greenwich, Conn. on Friday February 28, 2014. Photo: Dru Nadler Holding his book "Battle on the Home Front," Carl Higbie, a former Navy ...

http://www.greenwichtime.com/local/article/Himes-Esty-hold-fundraising-advantages-5416978.php

Garden Catering vs. Wally's Chicken Coop

... trade secrets. The State of Connecticut awaits answers in the pending lawsuit between eateries Garden Catering of Greenwich, Conn. and Wally's Chicken Coop of that the case may proceed and a trial is scheduled for mid-May. In December 2011, Frank ...

http://www.dailycampus.com/garden-catering-vs-wally-s-chicken-coop-1.3162491

Sunday, April 20, 2014

Himes, Esty hold fundraising advantages

... District congressional race as a would-be challenger to the Democratic incumbent, Jim Himes. He's photographed in Greenwich, Conn. on Friday February 28, 2014. Photo: Dru Nadler Holding his book "Battle on the Home Front," Carl Higbie, a former Navy ...

http://www.ctpost.com/local/article/Himes-Esty-hold-fundraising-advantages-5416483.php

Fairfield Resident to Cycle 270 Miles to End ALS

... I decided to join my friend Lynn Souza from Connect Computer, where Jeremy works, on this journey from Boston to Greenwich. A 3 day 270 mile journey to raise funds and awareness to ALS and find a cure one day soon. Please join my fundraising effort. ...

http://fairfield.patch.com/groups/announcements/p/fairfield-resident-to-cycle-270-miles-to-end-als

Listing Of Greenwich Among Richest Neighborhoods Tops News This Week

Houston, who has owned a home in Greenwich, turns 43 on Sunday. The basketball player was born April 20, 1971, in Louisville, ...

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/news/listing-greenwich-among-richest-neighborhoods-tops-news-week

Happy Birthday To Greenwich's Allan Wade Houston

Houston, who has owned a home in Greenwich, turns 43 on Sunday. The basketball player was born April 20, 1971, in Louisville, Ky.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/neighbors/happy-birthday-greenwich-s-allan-wade-houston

Death Of Motorcyclist In Crash On I-95 Tops Stamford News This Week

Connecticut is investing more than $70 million in state and federal funds in 16 affordable housing projects across the state -- including projects in Greenwich, Norwalk and Stamford -- ...

http://stamford.dailyvoice.com/news/death-motorcyclist-crash-i-95-tops-stamford-news-week

Actors Michael Imperioli, Deborah Royce Join Greenwich International Film Festival Board

Greenwich International Film Festival has added two new members to its Board of Directors - actor Michael Imperioli and Greenwich philanthropist and actress Deborah Goodrich Royce.

http://greenwich.patch.com/groups/arts-and-entertainment/p/greenwich-film-festival-michael-imperioli-deborah-royce

Greenwich Youth Film Festival to Feature Area Students' Work

The third annual Greenwich Youth Film Festival , hosted by The Junior League of Greenwich, will be held Sunday, April 27, at 1 p.m. in the Cole Auditorium at Greenwich Library.

http://greenwich.patch.com/groups/arts-and-entertainment/p/greenwich-youth-film-festival-to-feature-area-students-work

Greenwich Gets State Funds To Develop Affordable Housing For Homeless

Connecticut is investing more than $70 million in state and federal funds in 16 affordable housing projects across the state -- including projects in Greenwich, Norwalk and Stamford -- that will build and rehabilitate a total of 694 affordable rental apartments statewide.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/news/connecticut-invests-money-spur-growth-affordable-housing

Saturday, April 19, 2014

Anglers enjoy a busy opening day

... Park in Bridgeport, Conn. on Saturday April 19, 2014. Mariusz Borowski, a Stratford resident who works in Greenwich, catches a small fish he later kissed and released in the Mianus River on the Stamford and Greenwich border on Saturday, April 19, ...

http://www.ctpost.com/local/article/Anglers-enjoy-a-busy-opening-day-5415646.php

Anglers enjoy a busy opening day

... Conn. on Saturday April 19, 2014. Photo: Christian Abraham Mariusz Borowski, a Stratford resident who works in Greenwich, catches a small fish he later kissed and released in the Mianus River on the Stamford and Greenwich border on Saturday, April ...

http://www.ctpost.com/local/article/Anglers-enjoy-a-busy-opening-day-5415719.php

Greenwich dominates St. Joseph in battle of unbeatens

Greenwich high school's Decker Curran tries to get around St Joseph high school defenseman Ryan Corcoran during a boy's lacrosse game played at St Joseph high school, Trumbull, CT on Saturday, April, 19th, 2014.

http://www.ctpost.com/highschool/article/Greenwich-dominates-St-Joseph-in-battle-of-5415515.php

A peek at the Greenwich market under $1 million

The single family house is on the market for $875,000. Photo: Bob Luckey Realtor, Drew Peterson, in the living room with fireplace at 6 Buena Vista Drive in Greenwich, Conn., Tuesday, April 15, 2014.

http://www.greenwichtime.com/news/articleGallery/A-peek-at-the-Greenwich-market-under-1-million-5415381.php

Needs Clearing House, Mothers for Others team up for diaper drive in Greenwich

... iapers. News 12 was told that donations can be dropped off at the Second Congregational Church on Putnam Avenue in Greenwich

http://connecticut.news12.com/news/needs-clearing-house-mothers-for-others-team-up-for-diaper-drive-in-greenwich-1.7767397

Greenwich PD: 'Hostage' Incident Is Deemed a Hoax

Greenwich Police say the reported hostage situation that closed down a portion of an upper Round Hill Road neighborhood for several hours this week was a hoax.

http://greenwich.patch.com/groups/police-and-fire/p/greenwich-pd-hostage-incident-is-deemed-a-hoax

Greenwich PD: Report of hostage situation a hoax

Police are working to identify the source of an apparent hoax that sent authorities racing to the scene of a reported hostage situation on Round Hill Road Thursday night.

http://wtnh.com/2014/04/18/greenwich-pd-report-hostage-situation-hoax/

Got Game? 8th Annual Corporate Basketball Challenge

The Boys & Girls Club of Greenwich is hosting its 8th annual 3-on-3 Corporate Basketball Challenge on Wednesday, April 23, at 5 p.m. Thirty-two teams, comprised of basketball enthusiasts and kid supporters from Fairfield County and New York corporations, will play in the tournament and fundraiser to benefit the Club's programs.

http://greenwich.patch.com/groups/sports/p/got-game-8th-annual-corporate-basketball-challenge

Greenwich Man Helps Eels Clear Byram River Dam

A Greenwich man is working to help baby eels making their annual migration from Long Island Sound to rivers across Connecticut, according to WNPR News.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/news/greenwich-man-helps-eels-clear-byram-river-dam

Open Houses In Mamaroneck This Weekend

GREENWICH, Conn. -- Losing weight can be difficult, and while it is important to consult with dietitians and fitness experts, Joshua Hrabosky at Greenwich Hospital helps patients with the psychological aspects of ...

http://mamaroneck.dailyvoice.com/real-estate/open-houses-mamaroneck-weekend-51

Jenny Bouza, 99; Long-time Greenwich Resident

Jenny Elizabeth Travers Bouza, a 60-year resident of Greenwich, passed away April 14, 2014 surrounded by family at Greenwich Hospital following surgical complications.

http://greenwich.patch.com/groups/obituaries/p/jenny-bouza-99-longtime-greenwich-resident

Police Address Dangerous Swatting Trend

... been reported in at least five different communities. In all these instances police can't figure out a motive. Greenwich police said they received a call just before 8 p.m. from someone who called 911, claiming to be armed and holding people hostage ...

http://www.nbcconnecticut.com/news/local/Police-Address-Dangerous-Swatting-Trend--255846321.html

Hostage hoax could be case of 'swatting'

641 Round Hill Road in Greenwich, Friday, April 18, 2014. Police are investigating what might be a possible hoax hostage incident that was called in Thursday night at 8 p.m. at this location but no one was found at the home according to police. ...

http://www.stamfordadvocate.com/local/articleGallery/Hostage-hoax-could-be-case-of-swatting-5414155.php

Friday, April 18, 2014

Made in Greenwich: Chicken Soup for the Soul

Bill Rouhana Jr., the chairman and chief executive officer of the Chicken Soup for the Soul Company, with his wife, Amy Newmark, who is the publisher for the company, at company's headquarters in the Cos Cob section of Greenwich, Conn., Wednesday, April 9, 2014.

http://www.ctpost.com/news/article/Made-in-Greenwich-Chicken-Soup-for-the-Soul-5414328.php

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... in 2008, the couple, together with Bob Jacobs, raised enough money to buy Chicken Soup of the Soul and bring it to Greenwich. For Newmark, it was a long time coming. For her honor's thesis at Harvard, as the only Portuguese major in her graduating ...

http://m.newstimes.com/news/article/Made-in-Greenwich-Chicken-Soup-for-the-Soul-5414328.php

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... are in the postseason you could not pacticipate, but for everyone else, why not? Teams like Trinity Catholic and Greenwich couldn't even get on their fields this preseason because of snow melt and rain creating quagmires on their diamonds. Of ...

http://m.newstimes.com/sports/article/Ericson-Time-to-consider-expanding-the-high-5414059.php

Ken Oh Steps in for Fired PIJAC President

... was best in the future," Canning said. "So I guess that's what was going on." Bob Vetere, president and CEO of the Greenwich, Conn.-based APPA, said PIJAC and the council differ greatly in their work. The Pet Leadership Council was formed to ...

http://www.petproductnews.com/headlines/2014/04/14/ken-oh-steps-in-for-fired-pijac-president.aspx

Ericson: Time to consider expanding the high school baseball season

... are in the postseason you could not pacticipate, but for everyone else, why not? Teams like Trinity Catholic and Greenwich couldn't even get on their fields this preseason because of snow melt and rain creating quagmires on their diamonds. Of ...

http://www.ctpost.com/sports/article/Ericson-Time-to-consider-expanding-the-high-5414059.php

Kelley House, Pub Come Under New Ownership

... The property sold in March for $8.875 million to a private investment group. The buyer was PS Kelley LLC of Greenwich, Conn., according to real estate records. The building known as the Court House, located at 51 North Water, was acquired by PS ...

http://mvgazette.com/news/2014/04/17/kelley-house-pub-come-under-new-ownership?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+mvgazette%2FmEuG+%28Vineyard+Gazette+-+Top+Stories%29&k=vg5351a6e95437f&r=1

Jim Shea: Porn Viewing Habits of Red and Blue States

... with black flies. Connecticut came in 20th of 27 blue states, with a porn page per capita average of 122. I blame Greenwich for this mediocre showing, but then I blame Greenwich for everything. Overall, according to pornhub.com: "Of the 10 states ...

http://www.courant.com/news/connecticut/hc-shea-weakinreview-0420-20140420,0,7713669.column

Greenwich Roommates Charged Following Argument

A pair of roommates is facing misdemeanor charges of disorderly conduct following an argument in their Greenwich home.

http://greenwich.patch.com/groups/police-and-fire/p/greenwich-roommates-charged-following-argument

Letter: The Nathaniel Witherell Is a 'Greenwich Treasure'

... As someone new to local politics, I remember passionately speaking for the first time on the RTM floor about a Greenwich treasure that has helped heal thousands in need of medical treatment. Like many, I have observed Witherell's staff, including ...

http://greenwich.patch.com/groups/around-town/p/letter-the-nathaniel-witherell-is-a-greenwich-treasure

Westchester Home To Three Of The Richest Neighborhoods In America

... urchase residents is $464,955, according to the study. The so-called "Golden Triangle" neighborhood in mid-country Greenwich, Conn. was ranked the richest neighborhood in the country, according to the study.

http://whiteplains.dailyvoice.com/neighbors/westchester-home-three-richest-neighborhoods-america

Greenwich police probe fake hostage call on Round Hill Road

Greenwich police are investigating after responding to an emergency call about a hostage situation that turned out to be fake.

http://connecticut.news12.com/news/greenwich-police-probe-fake-hostage-call-on-round-hill-road-1.7755157

Greenwich Police Find No One Home In Hostage Hoax

Greenwich police responded late Thursday to what a 911 caller said was a hostage situation, but officers found no one there when they arrived at the backcountry home, according to NBC Connecticut .

http://wilton.dailyvoice.com/news/greenwich-police-find-no-one-home-hostage-hoax

Greenwich Psychologist Helps Patients Rethink Weight Loss

Losing weight can be difficult, and while it is important to consult with dietitians and fitness experts, Joshua Hrabosky at Greenwich Hospital helps patients with the psychological aspects of weight loss.

http://wilton.dailyvoice.com/lifestyle/greenwich-psychologist-helps-patients-rethink-weight-loss

Barbara Johnson Hatch, Longtime Greenwich Resident

... 26, 1922, in Brooklyn, N.Y., the daughter of Edna Lillian VanRiper and William A. Johnson. She was a resident of Greenwich for 50 years. She was a member of the Junior League for over 50 years, the Pelham Manor Club, Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum, the ...

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/obituaries/barbara-johnson-hatch-longtime-greenwich-resident

Award winners

... their time and were involved in a lot of projects. "Sandra's mom was in charge of the junior league down in Greenwich and my parents ran the swim league in [Rye, N.Y.]," David Heller said. "I grew up ski racing and my mom was involved in all the ...

http://www.mycitizensnews.com/news/2014/04/award-winners/

Greenwich Police Make No Arrests After Responding To 'Serious' Incident

Updated: GREENWICH, Conn. -- An incident in Greenwich late Thursday that police had initially described as "very serious criminal matter" ended with no arrests, but it remained under investigation, police said.

http://fairfield.dailyvoice.com/police-fire/greenwich-police-make-no-arrests-after-responding-serious-incident

Greenwich's Family Center Gets $242K State Technology Grant

Gov/ Dannel P. Malloy announced that 146 projects have been selected to receive a total of $20 million in awards as part of the state's Nonprofit Grant Program, according to a release.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/neighbors/greenwichs-family-center-gets-242k-state-technology-grant

Greenwich Dolphins Win 15 Golds, Take 6th Place At State Championships

GREENWICH, Conn. Three swimmers combined to win 15 gold medals as the Greenwich YWCA Dolphins swim team finished sixth recently in the Connecticut State Age Group Swimming Championships.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/sports/greenwich-dolphins-win-15-golds-take-6th-place-state-championships

New Haven Auto Accident Lawyer at the Law Offices Of Mark E. Salomone ...

... rear-end accident occurred on I-95 northbound on March 8 shortly before 4 a.m. between exits 2 and 3 on I-95 in Greenwich, Conn., the Connecticut Post reported. According to police interviewed by the Connecticut Post, the driver of an Audi SUV drove ...

http://www.prweb.com/releases/highway-car-accident/lawyer-ct/prweb11706202.htm

Between the lines with M.J. Rose

... Thriller Writers and launched the first marketing company for authors : AuthorBuzz.com. Ms. Rose makes her home in Greenwich, Connecticut. The Collector of Dying Breaths was published earlier this month, and has received high praise from both ...

http://www.examiner.com/article/between-the-lines-with-m-j-rose-q-a-w-event-details?cid=rss

Community Centers of Greenwich Summer Program Receives $18K Grant...

Community Centers, Inc. of Greenwich, announces an $18,000 grant award from the Fairfield County Community Foundation for CCI's Summer Youth Program.

http://greenwich.patch.com/groups/announcements/p/community-centers-inc-of-greenwich-receives-18000-grant--from-fairfield-county-community-foundation-for-summer-program

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Greenwich Police Respond To 'Serious Criminal Matter'

... block is closed to traffic for an investigation in a nearby home." That is near Edgar Road. A later Tweet from the Greenwich Police Department said: "The initial call was for what appeared to be very serious criminal matter. Currently there is no ...

http://portchester.dailyvoice.com/police-fire/greenwich-police-respond-serious-criminal-matter

Greenwich Police Respond To 'Serious Criminal Matter'

... block is closed to traffic for an investigation in a nearby home." That is near Edgar Road. A later Tweet from the Greenwich Police Department said: "The initial call was for what appeared to be very serious criminal matter. Currently there is no ...

http://fairfield.dailyvoice.com/police-fire/greenwich-police-respond-serious-criminal-matter

Greenwich Police Respond To Possible Hostage Situation

GREENWICH - Police have responded to a home on Round Hill Road for a possible hostage situation.

http://www.courant.com/community/greenwich/hc-greenwich-stand-off-0418-20140417,0,4762113.story

Us Stocks-Wall St little changed amid earnings flurry

... which didn't look great," said Steve Sosnick, equity risk manager at Timber Hill/Interactive Brokers Group in Greenwich, Connecticut. "I'm mostly focused on bank earnings, which have been OK for the market part, and there haven't been many outliers, ...

http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/04/17/markets-usa-stocks-idUSL2N0N90ZF20140417?type=companyNews&feedType=RSS&feedName=companyNews

Police 'Situation' Has Round Hill Road Closed in Greenwich

A "serious criminal matter" has prompted Greenwich Police to shut down upper Round Hill Road in Greenwich's backcountry late Thursday evening.

http://greenwich.patch.com/groups/police-and-fire/p/police-situation-has-round-hill-road-closed-in-greenwich

Kelley House, Pub Come Under New Management

... The property sold in March for $8.875 million to a private investment group. The buyer was PS Kelley LLC of Greenwich, Conn., according to real estate records. The building known as the Court House, located at 51 North Water, was acquired by PS ...

http://mvgazette.com/news/2014/04/17/kelley-house-pub-come-under-new-management?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+mvgazette%2FmEuG+%28Vineyard+Gazette+-+Top+Stories%29&k=vg535088e0ed2bc&r=1

Greenwich softball routs Staples

With the nucleus of last year's team returning, Greenwich's Mary Beth Fratello was confident that this season's squad was going to produce runs.

http://www.greenwichtime.com/sports/article/Greenwich-softball-routs-Staples-5411504.php

Global Markets-Global shares edge higher on U.S. data; dollar gains

... which didn't look great," said Steve Sosnick, equity risk manager at Timber Hill/Interactive Brokers Group in Greenwich, Connecticut. The number of Americans filing initial claims for jobless benefits rose less than expected in the latest week and ...

http://www.reuters.com/article/2014/04/17/markets-global-idUSL2N0N91N920140417?feedType=RSS&feedName=usDollarRpt

Scrabble fans continue to be drawn to classic board game

Players from around the world enjoy competing at Scrabble tournaments, such as the one planned by the Literacy Volunteers in Greenwich, Conn., on April 29, 2014.

http://www.stamfordadvocate.com/news/articleGallery/Scrabble-fans-continue-to-be-drawn-to-classic-5410475.php

Most expensive house in America sold in Connecticut

The most expensive home for sale in the United States is a 12-bedroom mansion in tony Greenwich, CT, newly listed for $190 million.

http://www.examiner.com/article/most-expensive-house-america-sold-connecticut?cid=rss

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Connecticut's Gold Coast is living up to its name, with a record $120 million sale of a waterfront estate in Greenwich leading an increase in sales of homes for more than $10 million.

http://m.ctpost.com/news/us/article/Home-sales-of-10-million-rise-in-Connecticut-town-5407516.php

Most Expensive Home In U.S. Sells For $120 Million

A house in Greenwich, Connecticut, called Copper Beech Farm, just sold for a cool $120 million and it just broke the record for the most expensive house sold in the United States.

http://www.webpronews.com/most-expensive-home-in-u-s-sells-for-120-million-2014-04

Initial public offerings scheduled to debut next week

... following is a list of initial public offerings planned for the coming week. Sources include Renaissance Capital, Greenwich, CT (www.renaissancecapital.com) and SEC filings. Aldeyra Therapeutics Inc. - Burlington, Mass., 2.3 million shares, priced ...

http://www.winnipegfreepress.com/business/initial-public-offerings-scheduled-to-debut-next-week-255664441.html

Most expensive home sells in Greenwich, Conn.: Grand splendor of an era gone by

Copper Beech Farm in Greenwich, Connecticut is sold for a whopping $120 million.

http://www.examiner.com/article/most-expensive-home-sells-greenwich-conn-grand-splendor-of-an-era-gone-by?cid=rss

BOE mulls two calendars

... Darien is a member of the Cooperative Educational Services region, which is roughly lower Fairfield County -- from Greenwich to Shelton. Both proposed calendars would move the school start date from the Monday before Labor Day to the Wednesday ...

http://www.dariennewsonline.com/local/article/BOE-mulls-two-calendars-5409971.php

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... Darien is a member of the Cooperative Educational Services region, which is roughly lower Fairfield County -- from Greenwich to Shelton. Both proposed calendars would move the school start date from the Monday before Labor Day to the Wednesday ...

http://m.dariennewsonline.com/local/article/BOE-mulls-two-calendars-5409971.php

Wall Street opens flat on mixed earnings

... which didn't look great," said Steve Sosnick, equity risk manager at Timber Hill/Interactive Brokers Group in Greenwich, Connecticut. "I'm mostly focused on bank earnings, which have been OK for the market part, and there haven't been many outliers, ...

http://money.msn.com/business-news/article.aspx?feed=OBR&date=20140417&id=17500759

Most Expensive Home Sells for $120M, a Record in United States

America's most expensive single-family home, the Copper Beech Farm in Greenwich, Conn., has sold for $120 million, some $70 million less than the original asking price.

http://www.newsmax.com/TheWire/most-expensive-home-sells/2014/04/17/id/566151/

Jenny E. Bouza, 99, Longtime Greenwich Resident

Bouza was born March 10, 1915, to Michael and Bertha Poltzner Travers. In 1954 she moved with her husband, Anthony, and family from Brooklyn, N.Y., to a new home in Greenwich.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/obituaries/jenny-e-bouza-99-longtime-greenwich-resident

Tag Sales In And Around Greenwich

The Greenwich Police Department is accepting applications for its spring women's self-defense class that will begin on Monday, May 19.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/neighbors/tag-sales-planned-fairfield-county-16

New Canaan Group Plans Charity Fashion Show Called 'Couture For A Cause'

... this year are Inspirica, STAR, and Blessings in a Backpack. The main sponsors for this annual event are Porsche of Greenwich and Kristin Thomas, Wardrobe Stylist, and the event's media sponsor is Serendipity magazine. Other sponsors include Realtor ...

http://newcanaan.dailyvoice.com/neighbors/new-canaan-group-plans-charity-fashion-show-called-couture-cause

Greenwich Police Host Women's Self-Defense Class

The Greenwich Police Department is accepting applications for its spring women's self-defense class that will begin on Monday, May 19. The Defense Class enables participants to learn proven techniques that will both bolster their confidence in self-defense situations and overcome physical/psychological situations.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/police-fire/greenwich-police-host-women-s-self-defense-class

Warde builds 14-run lead but cannot hold off Greenwich in softball

Senior Madison Burhans ripped a one-out, two-run double in the bottom of the 11th inning Wednesday evening, lifting the Greenwich softball team to a dramatic and, no doubt, improbable 17-16 victory over Warde at Julian Curtiss School in Greenwich.

http://www.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/sports/article/Warde-builds-14-run-lead-but-cannot-hold-off-5408819.php

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Senior Madison Burhans ripped a one-out, two-run double in the bottom of the 11th inning Wednesday evening, lifting the Greenwich softball team to a dramatic and, no doubt, improbable 17-16 victory over Warde at Julian Curtiss School in Greenwich.

http://m.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/sports/article/Warde-builds-14-run-lead-but-cannot-hold-off-5408819.php

Chamber Players of The Greenwich Symphony Go From Nine to Five

Ending its 42nd season of performances at intimate venues in Greenwich, The Chamber Players, comprising the accomplished first chairs of the GSO, not only put together a fascinating program of works containing two Nonets, two Quintets and a work scored for string quartet, but proceeded to play them with brio and brilliance.

http://greenwich.patch.com/groups/music-in-the-air-reviews/p/chamber-players-of-the-greenwich-symphony-go-from-nine-to-five

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Drew Williams, pastor of Trinity Church in Greenwich, wanted to come up with a way to share the story of Holy Week with his congregation, in a way that would help them relate to the events of Jesus' last week on Earth.

http://m.ctpost.com/local/article/Greenwich-pastor-turns-to-social-media-to-share-5408753.php

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