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Monday, November 26, 2012

Giving Tuesday: The anti-Black Friday



... one's making me do," said Roberts, 49. The staff at Family Centers is hoping others will follow Roberts' lead. The Greenwich nonprofit, which serves lower Fairfield County, is one of several charities in the area promoting the new initiative #Giving ...

http://m.ctpost.com/connpost/db_12478/contentdetail.htm?contentguid=yeJvvmAZ&detailindex=3&pn=0&ps=4

Brynwood sells Balance Bar to Carlyle unit



Three of Balance Bar's products, Original, Bare and Gold. Greenwich-based Brynwood Partners has sold the nutrition and energy bar company to NBTY, Inc.

http://www.ctpost.com/news/article/Brynwood-sells-Balance-Bar-to-Carlyle-unit-4068322.php

Zoning panel to hear first step in synagogue plan



... has angered some Cos Cob residents will be front and center at the Planning and Zoning Commission on Tuesday. The Greenwich Reform Synagogue is seeking a final subdivision to revise lot lines at a property it wants to buy in Cos Cob. The synagogue ...

http://m.ctpost.com/connpost/db_12478/contentdetail.htm?contentguid=TQZMi1pX&detailindex=1&pn=0&ps=4

Harvard Doctor Turns Felon After Lure of Insider Trading



... of dollars a year. He built a gabled, 10,000-square-foot home on three acres in the nation's hedge-fund capital, Greenwich, Connecticut. He assembled a small fleet of pricey cars, including a 2006 Aston Martin Vanquish and a 2009 Alfa Romeo Spider ...

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2012-11-27/harvard-doctor-turns-felon-after-lure-of-insider-trading.html

Harvard Doctor Turned Morgan Stanley Felon Was Lured by Riches



... of dollars a year. He built a gabled, 10,000-square-foot home on three acres in the nation's hedge-fund capital, Greenwich, Connecticut. He assembled a small fleet of pricey cars, including a 2006 Aston Martin Vanquish and a 2009 Alfa Romeo Spider ...

http://washpost.bloomberg.com/Story?docId=1376-ME45SB0UQVI901-4VGDRF24NFUO3CUE9FLKVJ679Q

Pauline Rameor, 69, Operations Supervisor, of Greenwich



... Daniel Sileo and the late Constance Tripodi Sileo. She was married to Charles "Skip" Rameor. She retired from the Greenwich Police Department as the business operations supervisor. She was a past president of the Glenville Seniors. She is survived ...

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/news/pauline-rameor-69-operations-supervisor-greenwich

Offensive line key to Wreckers' success



... in the quarterfinal round of the Class LL playoffs when the top-seeded Wreckers -- fresh off an 48-30 win over Greenwich in the FCIAC championship -- host No. 8 West Haven at 6:30 p.m. "We take a lot of pride in keeping Jack Massie upright. That's ...

http://www.ctpost.com/sports/article/Staples-offensive-line-key-to-Wreckers-success-4067969.php

Bridgeport schools talked with NVL, would leave FCIAC



... for its standings and had one team each week needing to search for non-league games. Schools such as Staples and Greenwich played only nine regular season games this season, one fewer that most teams. The league could have two eight-team divisions ...

http://www.ctpost.com/highschool/article/Bridgeport-schools-talked-with-NVL-would-leave-4068108.php

Bistro Latino opens in Greenwich



... Main in historic Bethlehem, PA; and Bistro Latino, in Tuckahoe, NY. On November 1, 2012, Chef Palomino introduced Greenwich, CT to his second Bistro Latino Bar and Tapas. Bistro Latino is located in the former Greenwich Tavern restaurant, which was ...

http://www.stamfordplus.com/stm/information/nws1/publish/Business_21/Bistro-Latino-opens-in-Greenwich18774.shtml

Greenwich Old Timers honor athletes making a difference



For more than 50 years the Old Timers Athletic Association of Greenwich has been honoring those who have excelled on the sports field and those who have excelled off it by giving back to the community.

http://www.greenwich-post.com/online/daily-featured/local-news/101577-greenwich-old-timers-honor-athletes-making-a-difference.html

McGraw-Hill sells textbook unit to private ...



... "Investors should be happy with $2.5 billion," said independent analyst Craig Huber of Huber Research Partners in Greenwich, Connecticut. McGraw-Hill stock closed up 0.4 percent at $51.89, while Apollo shares slipped 0.4 percent to $15.27. ...

http://whtc.com/news/articles/2012/nov/26/apollo-global-to-buy-mcgraw-hills-education-publishing-unit-for-25-billion/

Greenwich Unemployment Rate Rises to 5.9 Percent



There was an uptick in Greenwich's local labor situation over the last four weeks - with the town's latest unemployment rate growing by .4 percent from September.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/greenwich-unemployment-rate-rises-to-5-9-percent

Letter: Cos Cob Resident Opposes Synagogue Proposal



As a Cos Cob resident I am writing to express my deepest concern about Greenwich Reform Synagogue's proposed development on Orchard Street in Cos Cob.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/opinion/letter-cos-cob-resident-opposes-synagogue-proposal

UPDATE 2-McGraw-Hill sells textbook unit to private equity



... "Investors should be happy with $2.5 billion," said independent analyst Craig Huber of Huber Research Partners in Greenwich, Connecticut. McGraw-Hill stock rose 0.7 percent to $52.06 while Apollo shares slipped 0.7 percent to $15.23 in afternoon ...

http://www.reuters.com/article/2012/11/26/mcgrawhill-apollo-idUSL4N0962NC20121126?feedType=RSS&feedName=cyclicalConsumerGoodsSector

Littlejohn to Sell Synchronous Aerospace



... and defense markets. Lazard advised Synchronous. Littlejohn & Co., LLC, a private investment firm based in Greenwich, CT, announced today that it has signed a definitive agreement to sell its portfolio company, Synchronous Aerospace Group, to ...

http://www.pehub.com/174341/littlejohn-sell-synchronous-aerospace/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+pehub%2Fnews%2Fall+%28PEHub+News%29

Rainy, Snowy Weather Rolling Toward Norwalk



... with more snow expected inland, according to the National Weather Service forecast. While coastal communities from Greenwich to Norwalk to Fairfield should see snow turning to rain by lunchtime Tuesday, Ridgefield and Danbury could get up to an inch ...

http://norwalk.dailyvoice.com/news/rainy-snowy-weather-rolling-toward-fairfield-county

Blyth's ViSalus To Pay $22 Million Dividend



... ore year-end is an effective way to enhance value for all of ViSalus' shareholders." Blyth, Inc., headquartered in Greenwich, CT,is a direct to consumer business focused on both the direct selling and direct marketing channels.

http://www.happi.com/news/2012/11/26/blyth%27s_visalus_to_pay_%2422_million_dividend?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+HappiBreakingNews+%28Happi+Breaking+News%29

Fall programs set for YMCA



The YMCA of Greenwich has announced its fall line-up of exercise classes and programs and in addition to the YMCA's typical high energy fall offerings, there will be 16 new classes geared toward promoting a healthier, more active lifestyle.

http://www.greenwich-post.com/online/daily-featured/local-news/101575-fall-programs-set-for-ymca.html

NBTY acquires Balance Bar



... Valhalla, N.Y.-based Balance Bar Co. from Brynwood Partners, a private equity fund, for an undisclosed sum. Greenwich, Conn.-based Brynwood in 2008 acquired Balance Bar, a nutritional and energy bar company, from Kraft Foods. Brynwood bought Balance ...

http://libn.com/2012/11/26/nbty-acquires-balance-bar/

Letter: Cos Cob Resident 'Deeply Concerned' About Synagogue Proposal



As a Cos Cob resident I am writing to express my deepest concern about Greenwich Reform Synagogue's proposed development on Orchard Street in Cos Cob.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/letter-cos-cob-resident-deeply-concerned-about-synagogue-proposal

Pauline F. Rameor, 69, Greenwich Police Department Retiree



Pauline F. Rameor, 69, of Greenwich, passed away on Nov. 22, 2012 at Greenwich Hospital.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/pauline-f-rameor-69-a-greenwich-police-department-retiree

Officer Elections for Board of Education



... a chairperson and secretary within one (1) month following Board member elections because of a tie (4-4) vote, the Greenwich Board of Selectmen shall appoint a chairperson and secretary. However, First Selectman Peter Tesei says that ideally the ...

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/officer-elections-for-board-of-education

School Budget On The Front Burner



The Greenwich Board of Education will convene on Tuesday, Nov. 27 at Cos Cob School to begin the vetting of the district's proposed 2013-14 budget, which was initially presented Nov.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/school-budget-on-the-front-burner

Discovery Ventures Inc. Announces the Appointment of Walter Marting as a Director



... had annual revenues of $180 million. From 1977 - 1982 he held the position of Director of Planning at Amax, Inc., Greenwich CT. where he was responsible for operations at Amax's existing worldwide molybdenum properties, and where he was additionally ...

http://www.marketwire.com/press-release/discovery-ventures-inc-announces-the-appointment-of-walter-marting-as-a-director-tsx-venture-dvn-1729799.htm

What To Do In White Plains This Week



... driving. Additionally, Steve Mochel, owner of Fresh Green Light, an innovative driving school in Rye and Greenwich, Conn, will talk to the teenagers to give them the tools to influence their friends not to text and drive. They will also make parents ...

http://whiteplains.dailyvoice.com/events/what-do-white-plains-week-4

Find A Job In And Around Greenwich



GREENWICH, Conn. - Are you looking for a job in Greenwich? Here are some jobs posted by employers who are hiring: The Compass Group, a food service management company, is searching for a Chef Manager and a Senior Director of Dining Services .

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/business/find-job-and-around-greenwich-0

DealBook: New Breed of SAC Capital Hire Is at Center of Insider Trading Case



... Mr. Martoma closely collaborated with Mr. Cohen on the questionable trades, prosecutors contend. Mr. Cohen, 56, of Greenwich, Conn., has not been charged, and there is no allegation that he knew the information was confidential. Through a spokesman, ...

http://dealbook.nytimes.com/2012/11/25/new-breed-of-sac-capital-hire-is-at-center-of-insider-trading-case/?partner=rss&emc=rss

January great for small caps, but institutions not cashing in



... a factor that can be played," he said. Jacques Friedman, principal and head of global stock selection at AQR in Greenwich, Conn., said he has doubts whether the small-cap premium exists. "January effect or not, I've always called (the size effect) ...

http://www.pionline.com/article/20121126/PRINTSUB/311269991/january-great-for-small-caps-but-institutions-not-cashing-in?

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