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Sunday, October 31, 2010

10/31/10 Greenwich Briefing: Top Story - What We Know About Our Candidates: Jim Shea - TooShea

This Just In To The Greenwich Roundup Newsroom .....
Greenwich News - October 31, 2010
Remember the book "All I Really Needed to Know I Learned in Kindergarten"? Granted, Kindergarten is graduate school compared to campaign ads, but here is what I know, or think I know, about the candidates after the past several months of mind-numbing misinformation.
ELECTION 2010: Richman challenges Floren in 149th District By TOM EVANS Times Staff Writer STAMFORD -- Livvy Floren, Stamford's senior member of the state legislature, is getting a challenge this time around from Democrat Howard Richman.
Henk Hartong, Brynwooda s senior managing partner and chairman of the Balance Bar Company and Michael Sands, President and CEO of the Balance Bar Company pose with the new Balance Bar packaging in the courtyard of 8 Sound Shore Drive, Greenwich on Wednesday, Oct.
Old Greenwich resident and a oeHoward Stern Showa executive producer Gary Della Abate has written his first book, a oeThey Call Me Baba Booey,a published by Random House to be released on shelves Tuesday.
"Grow up, boys. We're one firefighting service in this town, and the volunteers and career need to work toward a common goal of saving lives and property." Joan Caldwell, moderator pro tempore of the Representative Town Meeting, on the controversy over the Cos Cob fire station possibly being used as a temporary home for those displaced during the ...
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Connecticut State Police were investigating a series of events that occurred leading to what police are calling a fight on Interstate 95 near exit 2. State Police said it was determined the owner of the vehicle was carjacked and kidnapped at gunpoint on Sanford Avenue in Bridgeport shortly before 5 p.m. Friday.
Friday evening means football for some people in Greenwich and traffic troubles for more, but just after 5 p.m. a carjacking tied it all together.
U.S. Senate candidates Richard Blumenthal, left, and Linda McMahon debate at the Garde Arts Center in New London on Oct.

Saturday, October 16, 2010

10/16/10 Greenwich Newsmaker Richard Blumenthal

News Reports About

Greenwich Resident

Richard Blumenthal

McMahon, Blumenthal offer views on domestic issues
Ct Post
On abortion, Democrat Richard Blumenthal and Republican Linda label themselves pro-choice, although McMahon makes exceptions that helped her win over more ...
DONALD PESCI: Blumenthal and court fraud
Middletown Press
Attorney General Richard Blumenthal's latest media release announcing his plans to lead an investigation into "allegedly defective legal documents filed by ...
CT WATCHDOG:CL&P shouldn't need the spotlight to treat all customers well
Bristol Press
I sent McGann's issue to Tara Downes, one of state Attorney General Richard Blumenthal's press secretaries with a heart of gold. Three years ago, when I was ...
McMahon crafts image through mailings
Norwich Bulletin
Frankly, I didn't realize there were so many people that could be persuaded that she's better for Connecticut than Richard Blumenthal — a proven hard ...
Corporate Cash, 'Opposition Research' and More: Untold Stories of Campaign 2010
Politics Daily
When the New York Times in May broke the story that Connecticut Democratic Senate candidate Richard Blumenthal had wrongly claimed that he had served in ...
Dem has $1.1 million for Connecticut Senate race
Sacramento Bee
Democrat Richard Blumenthal has more than $1.1 million in the race for Connecticut's Senate seat with less than three weeks until the election, ...
Gearing Up for Flu Season: Accessible and Affordable Health Care
Last year, Attorney General Richard Blumenthal said his office has received reports that the seasonal flu vaccine is being offered at many times the normal ...
McMahon Brings Firepower to Ad Shoot
The Daily Easton
... some political firepower to Fairfield County last evening to film TV spots for her US Senate campaign against Attorney General Richard Blumenthal. ...

The Daily Easton

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Richard Blumenthal

on VietnamSalon's Joan Walsh makes pilgrimage to MSNBC, defends ...
By editor
Salon Editor Joan Walsh guested on Hardball, where despite video proof offered by host Chris Matthews that senate candidate Richard Blumenthal blatantly lied about serving in Vietnam, she said, "They're distorting his words."
I Hate the Media Article Feed - http://www.ihatethemedia.com/
First lady is latest to stump for Blumenthal - NECN ...
By admin
First lady is latest to stump for Blumenthal NECN (AP) — First lady Michelle Obama is the latest national political figure to stump for Democratic Attorney General Richard Blumenthal, who is in a close … Michelle Obama: Spoiled or Sane? ...
MajorElections.com - http://majorelections.com/
Judicial Abuse: Connecticut's Retaliation Machine Hypnotherapy ...
14, 2002, Attorney General Richard Blumenthal asked Connecticut health regulators to yank Dr. Peter Benet's license to practice medicine, calling the psychiatrist a "physician who sacrificed his patients for money and power." ...
Hypnotherapy Stress - http://hypnotherapystress.net/
Big Dogs House » Blog Archive » Obamacare Strikes Again
By Big Dog
Attorney General Richard Blumenthal, who is running for the US Senate, sent a letter demanding to know why this excessive increase was approved without "full consideration of the facts." The response to Blumenthal clearly lays out how ...
Big Dogs House - http://www.onebigdog.net/
State AG allows 47% increase in Health Care costs, lays blame on ...
By CaféAuLait
Health Care Reform Blamed for Huge Hike in Premiums Attorney General Richard Blumenthal sent a letter to Insurance Commissioner Thomas Sullivan on Oct. 6, asking what he called "excessive" increases were approved without full ...
US Message Board - Political... - http://www.usmessageboard.com/
Common Man News: Anthem Approved For Health Rate Hikes As High As ...
By themancommon
The new federal health reform mandates are the reason for the increases, according to Anthem and the state Department of Insurance, which is defending its approval against a challenge by Attorney General Richard Blumenthal. ...
Common Man News - http://themancommon.blogspot.com/
The Hayride » Hide Your Money
By John Robert Butler
The Connecticut attorney general Richard Blumenthal addressed the premium hikes, labelling them as "excessive increases… approved without full consideration of all the facts." As much as I would like to believe Blumenthal, ...
The Hayride - http://thehayride.com/
ASA Dismisses Ethics Complaint Against Kenneth J. Jones in the ...
By Ken
... ranging from hit-piece newspaper articles, to becoming the scapegoat for ambitious politicians seeking to avoid responsibility for their own short-comings, such as Connecticut Attorney General Richard Blumenthal, who, ...
The Ken Jones Real Estate Blog - http://kennethjjones.com/
Weed-Aid: The new Democrat substance for control Chris J Gavin
By ChrisJGavin
Barack Obama, Nancy Pelosi, Harry Reid, Barney Frank, Barbara Boxer, Alvin Greene, Charles Schumer, Anthony Weiner, Richard Blumenthal, Kirsten Gillibrand, Tim Kaine, Allen Grayson, Blanche Lincoln, Micheal Bennet, Chris Coons, ...
Chris J Gavin - http://chris-gavin.com/
Digg Post Blog: Digg / upcoming
By bobwilliams
Attorney General Richard Blumenthal sent a letter to Insurance... Euler's Disk with LED lights VIDEO. Posted: Euler's Disk is a solid steel disk about three inches in diameter. One edge is radiused, to allow a smooth "spolling" action. ...
Digg Post Blog - http://digg-post-blog.blogspot.com/
Salon's Joan Walsh makes pilgrimage to MSNBC, genuflects at altar ...
By Avtomoto-GymnGland
Walsh guested on Hardball, where despite video proof offered by host Chris Matthews that senate candidate Richard Blumenthal blatantly lied about serving in Vietnam, she said, "They're distorting his words. It's very difficult to say he ...
2010 Elections, Political News - http://www.dearelectedleader.com/
Attorneys general investigating foreclosure practices Lawyer ...
By Layer
Attorneys general investigating foreclosure practices Forty-nine attorneys general, including Connecticut's Richard Blumenthal, launched an investigation.
Lawyer News & Information - http://www.sopoly.com/
Who says you don't have a right to your own historical facts?
By scarabus
Richard Blumenthal's false claims about his service in Vietnam? The difference is that the lies on the Right loosely connected, as part of an effort totally to revise American history. Think about how many have been manipulated into ...
scarabus - http://agrippinaminor.com/scarabus/
Politi-Quotes Of the Week The Fifth Column
By kstreet607
Ann Coulter, headlining her latest column, which was about Richard Blumenthal. "A brain bigger than his skull." – Vice President Joe Biden, complimenting his boss, Obama. "I've got Sean Hannity in my back pocket. ...
The Fifth Column - http://kaystreet.wordpress.com/
Why do so many women prefer to vote for men? Common Misconceptions
By Michael Redbourn
In Connecticut, Republican Linda McMahon has only 34% of the female vote compared to Democrat Richard Blumenthal who has 61% of the female vote. In Delaware, Republican Christine O'Donnell has only 25% of the female vote compared to her ...
Common Misconceptions - http://misconceptions.us/
Night Jobs Domenico Montanaro writes: VCI UPDATE: -40 (down from ...
By Night Jobs
Domenico Montanaro writes: VCI UPDATE: -40 (down from -39 in September)msnbc.comCONNECTICUT: "Tuesday night's debate between US Senate candidates Richard Blumenthal and Linda McMahon began with a public policy discussion about jobs and ...
Night Jobs - http://night-jobs.org/

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LCV Action Fund Endorses Richard Blumenthal for U.S. Senate
"LCV Action Fund is proud to endorse Richard Blumenthal for U.S. Senate because he understands that the policies needed to grow Connecticut's economy and ...
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"Attorney General Richard Blumenthal, the Democrat, has led the way in attacking the tobacco plague, helped clean the region's environment and supported ...
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Wednesday, October 13, 2010

10/13/10 GREENWICH BRIEFING: Woman charged in theft of credit cards

This just In To The Greenwich Roundup Newsroom
Greenwich News - October 13, 2010
Woman charged in theft of credit cards (North Jersey Media Group)
RIVERDALE a ' A Sussex County woman who allegedly tried to make numerous purchases at a Target store was arraigned on credit card fraud charges in Municipal Court on Tuesday, police said.....
... Tyner, 42, of Vernon, allegedly stole credit cards from a woman's purse while attending a christening party in Greenwich, Conn., police said. Tyner had attended the party with her husband on Sept. 26 when she allegedly stole the cards from a bag ...
Barney Frank, immersed in one of the toughest political fights of his career, took a free private jet to the Virgin Islands courtesy of a Maine congresswoman's billionaire ...whose company received a $200 million federal bailout, the Herald has learned....
... Donald Sussman, the fianc...of U.S. Rep. Chellie Pingree (D-Maine). Paloma Securities - a subsidiary of Sussman's Greenwich, Conn.-based hedge fund - received $200 million in 2009 as part of the $180 billion federal bailout of troubled insurance ...
Republican gubernatorial candidate Tom Foley pledges to cut the state's budget by $2 billion -- about 10 percent of spending -- if elected this fall....
... The Connecticut Democratic Party also issued news releases Monday critical of Foley's health care plan. Foley, a Greenwich businessman and former U.S. ambassador to Ireland under President George W. Bush , called the claims "outrageous." "He's ...
The Chamber Players of the Greenwich Symphony musicians include, from left, back row, Phillip Bashor, Andrew Gordon, Diane Lesser and David Creswell; front row, Krystof Witek, Susan Hytken and Daniel Miller.
Simple Gifts Productions presents the Teen Reperatory Company in "Godspell Junior" Sunday at St.
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Residents in a Greenwich, Connecticut neighborhood fear a serial burglar may be back.
Karl Arrezzini and Oliver Moore students at Abilis program called LIFE which helps 18-24 year-olds on the autism spectrum transition from high school into adult life, walk with instructors Regina Cornelio and Sue Izeman after handing out flyers to local businesses for Autism walk in Stamford, Conn....
... "class" of young adults to enter the Lifeskills, Independence, Friendship and Employment program run by Abilis , a Greenwich-based agency that provides support and advocacy to local people with developmental disabilities and their families. "We're ...
Real Estate Transactions 9.11 (Norwalk Citizen News)

Saturday, October 9, 2010

10/09/10 GREENWICH BRIEFING: Police officers undertake anti-terrorism training

This Just In...
Greenwich News - October 9, 2010
Police officers undertake anti-terrorism training (Connecticut Post)
Members of the Greenwich Police Department along with other local law enforcement officers look at a map with New York Police Department Anti-terrorism Division member Peter Montella, center, Friday morning as part of a anti-terrorism training program.

Eighth juror selected in Kissel murder trial (Connecticut Post)
The eighth juror was selected Friday in state Superior Court in Stamford in the trial of the man charged with murdering Greenwich real estate developer Andrew Kissel , meaning seven more jurors need to be chosen to get the 15 needed for the case.

Career focus: Physical Therapist (Examiner)
Each week we examine a career to inform readers of the different career choices available, what the market for the career looks like and how our interviewee became so successful.A Today we bring you part 1 of our interview with Laura Martins, Physical Therapist.

Ned Lamont, Rob Simmons Analyze Senate And Governor's Debates On "The ... (The Hartford Courant)
Greenwich cable executive Ned Lamont says that both Democrat Dannel Malloy and Republican Tom Foley had "too much caffeine'' before their slugfest this week that has become known as "the brawl at The Bushnell.'' Lamont made his comments during the taping of "The Real Story'' that will be broadcast at 10:30 a.m. Sunday on Fox CT.

A.G. Williams Painting Company Expands into Fairfield County (Press Release News From 24-7 Press Re...)
PELHAM, NY, October 08, 2010 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Positioning itself to better serve its market as the economy recovers, A.G. Williams Painting Company, a family-owned and -operated residential and commercial painting firm for over 100 years, proudly announces the opening of its new office in Fairfield County, CT, and the naming of industry ...
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Friday, October 8, 2010

Temple Sholom E-Bulletin

For up-to-date information on Temple events and activities please visit our website at www.templesholom.com
Weekly News from Temple Sholom\
October 8, 2010
Temple Services

Candle Lighting Times

Friday, Oct 8
6:08 pm

Temple Sholom's Worship Schedule

Friday, Oct 8
6:30 pm

Saturday, Oct. 9
9:30 am

Sunday, Oct 10
8:30 am


Sisterhood at Saks

Sunday, October 17th


"Basic Black and Beyond" Fashion Show at 11:00am

Light Fare and Drinks will be served. Receive a 15% discount on purchases made during the event.

For more information, Please call 203-862-5308.

Please enter through Greenwich Avenue doors.

Temple Sholom Simcha Corner

jewish star image

Mazel Tov to:

Scott & Reina Kissel, on the Bar Mitzvah of their son, Ilan.

David & Laurie Prose, on the Bar Mitzvah of their son, Oliver.

Martin & Kim Sands, on the Bar Mitzvah of their son, Michael.

Gordon & Kayla Cooper, on the birth of their son.

Ali Blaser & William Pawlowsky on their wedding.

Kevin & Jodi Frattaroli, on the Baby Naming of their daughters, Janie and Ella.

AIPAC High School Summit participants:

Eric Aaron
Ross Aaron
Jeff Katz
Sophie Lewis
Mallory Madfes
Sam Savitz
Tyler Tananbaum
Robert Levine
Lindsey Noskin
Michele Socher
Jen Walter

This Week at Temple Sholom

  • Sunday, 10/10 - JNYC Brunch
  • Monday, 10/11 - TS Closed in Observance of
    Columbus Day

  • Wednesday, 10/13 - Lunch N' Learn with Rabbi Mitch; Beginning Hebrew
  • Thursday, 10/14 - Beginning Hebrew; ConText Informational Meeting
  • Friday, 10/15 - Sunday, 10/17 - Scholar in Residence Weekend: David Keren
This week at Temple Sholom

JNYC Kick-Off Brunch
Sunday, October 10th, 12:00 noon

Join the Jewish Network of Young Couples for a kick-off brunch. Enjoy socializing with friends old and new! At the home of Joey & Giselle Borres. To RSVP and for the address, please contact Sarah Fradkin at sesamesarah@gmail.com.

booksExciting Adult Education Opportunity! ConText
Thursday, October 14th, 7:00pm
Informational Session

A 2-year program brought to Temple Sholom through the Jewish Theological Seminary
. This program, designed to reach Jews interested in high-level, engaging Jewish learning, offers a framework within which to understand the Jewish past, refine your personal approach to the challenges of contemporary Jewish life and develop a unique and informed outlook toward the Jewish future. Curriculum includes: Jewish Texts & Interpretations (Year one) and Jewish Cultures & Communities (Year two).

Course will take place on Thursday evenings from 7-9:45 pm. There is a fee of $695/year. Some scholarships may be available. The class begins on Oct. 28th.

For more information, contact Alice Schoen at alice.schoen@templesholom.com.

Upcoming Programs & Events

Scholar in Residence Weekend: David Keren
Friday, 10/15 - Sunday, 10/17

Join us as we welcome certified Israeli tour guide and educator, David Keren to Temple Sholom. David has led Rabbi Mitch's previous missions to Israel and will be guiding this December's trip as well. David is an expert in the field of archeology and Jewish history.

Friday, October 15th, 2010

Services 6:30 pm, followed by Shabbat dinner & discussion at 7:30 pm
"The City of David - Do the Archeological Excavations Match the Bible?"

Please RSVP for dinner to Josh Altman, 203-542-7163 or http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?llr=raq7v4bab&et=1103757625733&s=1359&e=0015XIQdXc2-qGHsurh4BxUiCnUrbXgBkTmfApVZecjoEGqyiyMPPXTvtuICzPz3ir-S4V5Ei-2v9ywy1EVUG_h7Q==.

There is no charge, but please consider make a contribution to help cover the cost.

Saturday, October 16th, 2010

Services, 9:30 am, followed by lunch and discussion at 12:45pm, "One City, 3 Faiths- the Centrality of Jerusalem to Judaism, Christianity and Islam"

Sunday, October 17th, 2010

Services 8:30 am, followed by breakfast and discussion at 9:15 am.

2nd - 3rd Grade (Be'yachad) Youth Group Pajama Party
Sunday, October 17th, 11:00am-12:30pm

pajamasJoins us for a late breakfast, art projects, video games, Israeli cartoons, play dough and more!

Be'yachad members - FREE! (membership forms available in the TSRS office)
Non-members - $5

Wear your PJs to school if you are coming to the party. Questions and RSVP - Contact Josh Altman.

With RSVP, children in TSRS will be escorted to the youth lounge after religious school.

Mahjongg for the Masses
Tuesday, October 19th & Wednesday, October 20th

Sisterhood's next Mahjonng evenings are coming up soon!

Tuesday, Oct. 19th, 7:00 p.m. Open to "never-evers," beginners and players. $10 for those who want to work with our teacher, Stef Buckley (limited to 16 people); $5 for everyone else.

Wednesday, Oct. 20th, 7:00 p.m. Open only to "never-evers." $10 each. Limited to 16 people.

"Never-evers" includes anyone who has never played, as well as all those people who played with Stef at our first mahjonng event.

mailto:wigini@gmail.com. Please let me know if you can bring a mahjonng set with you. You must RSVP to be guaranteed a spot because we need to rent enough tables for everyone.

Community Programs & Events

Young Families Initiative

Apple Picking with
UJA Federation of NY in Westchester
Sunday, Oct 17th, 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Lawrence Farms Orchards, 39 Colandrea Road, Newburgh, New York

Cover Charge: $54/family (includes one large bag for apple picking)
$15/person for additional guests (includes one small bag for apple picking)

Register online at http://r20.rs6.net/tn.jsp?llr=raq7v4bab&et=1103757625733&s=1359&e=0015XIQdXc2-qESOMY6QyiX-lh_7JgNy1IEBNJEyXjUNlX6jJQikxcUNP24iPGhjPJZWFSqTBlz-mgyEum1msELzo1tgeEE7uI_mczys8aRc9QLYpvnansJ19a4npToi1J_
For further information, contact Rachel Cyrulnik at cyrulnikr@ujafedny.org or call (914) 761-5100, extension 128

Contact Information
Lori Baden, Director of Communications, Membership & Programming

Temple Sholom
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