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Thursday, January 31, 2013

New memoir service targets those who want to tell their story



... and friends can understand what shaped their lives and led to what they are today. Co-founders Ian Kerr , 87, a Greenwich resident, and Marven Moss , 76, who lives in Monroe, have decades of writing and reporting experience. They have accumulated a ...

http://www.ctpost.com/news/article/New-memoir-service-targets-those-who-want-to-tell-4241345.php

Forever Young: It takes a neighborhood



Steve Young as a 10-year-old member of the Cowboys football team, standing in front of his parent's house in Greenwich.

http://www.ctpost.com/news/article/Forever-Young-It-takes-a-neighborhood-4241288.php

Looking back at Young's journey



In February 1970, labor counsel attorney LeGrande Young was informed by his company, Anaconda, that he was being promoted to head counsel for wire and cable, a job that would require him to transfer east to Greenwich, where the company was headquartered and from where he would travel the world for his company.

http://www.ctpost.com/local/article/Looking-back-at-Young-s-journey-4241243.php

Creature feature: Bruce Museum makes room for the dinosaurs of China



The Szechuanosaurus, which is believed to have lived during the late Jurassic period, is one of about a dozen skeletons featured in "Chinasaurs: Dinosaur Discoveries from China," which is on display at the Bruce Museum in Greenwich, Conn., through April 21, 2013.

http://www.ctpost.com/news/article/Creature-feature-Bruce-Museum-makes-room-for-the-4240885.php

Inventor Patents Soccer Volley Product to Enhance the Beautiful Game



Jan. 31, 2013 - GREENWICH, Conn. -- Volley King, LLC is pleased to introduce its company and patented soccer product, the Volley King.

http://www.prlog.org/12070949-inventor-patents-soccer-volley-product-to-enhance-the-beautiful-game.html

Greenwich Real Estate Value Increases By .47% In 2012



GREENWICH, Conn. Real estate values in Greenwich saw a modest increase in 2012, strengthening by just under $139 million, or .47 percent, according to the tax assessor's grand list released on Wednesday.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/real-estate/greenwich-real-estate-value-increases-47-2012

Greenwich woman charged in tire-iron beating



Rhiannon Noell Stefanick, 23, of 90 Deerfield Drive, Greenwich was arraigned Tuesday on a charge of first-degree assault at state Superior Court in Stamford.

http://www.dariennewsonline.com/local/article/Greenwich-woman-charged-in-tire-iron-beating-4239995.php

Greenwich woman charged in tire-iron beating



... assault charge Tuesday at state Superior Court in Stamford. Rhiannon Noell Stefanick, 23, of 90 Deerfield Drive, Greenwich, was arraigned on a charge of first-degree assault. Stefanick and her public defender, Barry Butler, elected a jury trial at ...

http://m.dariennewsonline.com/darien/db_10915/contentdetail.htm?detailindex=0&contentguid=2Yo53EXa&pn=0

Storm Leaves Over 500 Greenwich Residents Without Power



... without power Thursday morning. According to the Connecticut Light & Power outage map , currently 538 customers in Greenwich are without power as of 9:33 a.m. That's about 1 percent of their 27,917 users. Metro-North is also directing New Haven Line ...

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/storm-leaves-over-500-greenwich-residents-without-power

Tri Pointe Homes IPO up 15% over $17 price



... VIII/TPC Holdings LLC, is offering the rest. VIII/TPC is a fund affiliated with Starwood Capital Group, the Greenwich, Conn., investment firm. VIII/TPC also has offered the underwriters an additional 2.05 million shares. Tri Pointe, which builds ...

http://www.marketwatch.com/story/tri-pointe-homes-prices-ipo-137m-shares-at-17-2013-01-31-9915457?siteid=rss&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A%20marketwatch%2Fmarketpulse%20(MarketWatch.com%20-%20MarketPulse)

Apollo, Metropoulos in Twinkies Deal



NEW YORK & GREENWICH, Conn. -- Affiliates of Apollo Global Management LLC and Metropoulos & Co.

http://www.cspnet.com/news/snacks-and-candy/articles/apollo-metropoulos-twinkies-deal

Greenwich Train Riders Face 30-Minute Delays



GREENWICH, Conn. Sisters Camille and Cameron Monette of Old Greenwich helped their Xtreme Cheer teams win first place at the Varsity Athletic Championships last weekend in Providence, ...

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/news/new-haven-line-riders-face-30-minute-delays

AOL's Armstrong, Huffington Discuss Leadership at Greenwich Junior League Meeting



AOL CEO and Greenwich resident Tim Armstrong joined Arianna Huffington, author and president/editor-in-chief of the Huffington Post Media Group , for an interactive discussion at the Greenwich Junior League's annual membership meeting, which was held at Greenwich Library 's Cole Auditorium Wednesday evening.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/tim-arianna

Greenwich 2012 Grand List Up 0.43 Percent



Greenwich Tax Assessor Lauren Elliott on Wednesday unveiled the 2012 Grand List, which at $30.9 billion represents 0.43 percent increase, including exemptions, over the 2011 Grand List .

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/greenwich-2012-grand-list-up-0-43-percent

Greenwich Schools To Beef Up Security



The pricetag hasn't been calculated yet, but Greenwich First Selectman Peter Tesei is vowing the security of Greenwich public schools will be improved and the town ready to pay for it.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/greenwich-schools-to-beef-up-security

Apollo Chosen With Metropoulos as Lead Bidder for Hostess Cakes



... Leon Black's Apollo, based in New York, managed $109.7 billion in assets as of Sept. 30. Metropoulos, based in Greenwich, Connecticut, is the private-equity firm that owns Pabst Brewing Co. Hostess, founded in 1930, is liquidating its brands, ...

http://washpost.bloomberg.com/Story?docId=1376-MHGV8Y6KLVSC01-7H2V7U4N2R0LQ505PAU66JMSKI

Sandy Sparks Changes In Greenwich Cup Recreation Series



GREENWICH, Conn. Superstorm Sandy last fall inspired Greenwich's Mickey Yardis to rework the Greenwich Cup Series for recreational athletes with new events, new venues and something for everybody.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/sports/sandy-sparks-changes-greenwich-cup-recreation-series

Wednesday, January 30, 2013

Greenwich boys swimming cruises past Staples



Thomas Dillinger of Greenwich goes off the block in the 200 freestyle event in the boys high school swim meet between Greenwich High School and Staples High School at Greenwich, Wednesday, Jan.

http://www.westport-news.com/sports/article/Greenwich-boys-swimming-cruises-past-Staples-4237470.php

Hostess Chooses Apollo, Metropoulos as Lead Bidder for Cakes



... Leon Black's Apollo, based in New York, managed $109.7 billion in assets as of Sept. 30. Metropoulos, based in Greenwich, Connecticut, is the private-equity firm that owns Pabst Brewing Co. Hostess, founded in 1930, is liquidating its brands, ...

http://washpost.bloomberg.com/Story?docId=1376-MHGV8Y6KLVSC01-38SP6PQ8GGC83PLSN310ION0BG

Greenwich boys swimming cruises past Staples



Coming off its biggest win to date this season, the Greenwich High boys swim team was riding high heading into Wednesday's meet against Staples.

http://m.westport-news.com/westport/db_11299/contentdetail.htm?detailindex=1&contentguid=neaY5voF&pn=0

Newark connects with Greenwich entrepreneur to turn guns into jewelry



Jessica Mindich wears jewelry of her Caliber Collection in her home, in Greenwich, Conn., Wednesday, Jan.30, 2013.

http://www.ctpost.com/news/article/Newark-connects-with-Greenwich-entrepreneur-to-4237563.php

Jennifer Aniston was set for shoot on Greenwich synagogue property



Actress Jennifer Aniston. The Greenwich Reform Synagogue turned down a request to use its newly acquired property for an independent movie starring Jennifer Aniston and Tim Robbins.

http://www.ctpost.com/news/article/Jennifer-Aniston-was-set-for-shoot-on-Greenwich-4237491.php

Hostess Chooses Apollo, Metropoulos as Lead Bidder



... Leon Black 's Apollo, based in New York , managed $109.7 billion in assets as of Sept. 30. Metropoulos, based in Greenwich, Connecticut, is the private-equity firm that owns Pabst Brewing Co. Bloomberg moderates all comments. Comments that are ...

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-01-31/hostess-chooses-apollo-metropoulos-as-lead-bidder.html

Brothers and hardcourt companions a good combo for NHS



Brothers Jabari Dear, left, and Roy Kane, of the Norwalk High School basketball team, prior to the game against Greenwich at Greenwich, Tuesday night, Jan.

http://www.norwalkcitizenonline.com/sports/article/Brothers-and-hardcourt-companions-a-good-combo-4225646.php

Roundup



Opponents of a proposed synagogue in Cos Cob are vowing a court challenge after a key decision by the Planning and Zoning Commission Tuesday allows the Greenwich Reform Synagogue to proceed with its plan.

http://www.greenwichcitizen.com/news/article/Roundup-4236800.php

Record



The Greenwich Antiques Society is presenting a lecture, "Carpets at the Metropolitan: How America's Largest Art Museum Shows Carpets from the Islamic World," on Feb.

http://www.greenwichcitizen.com/news/article/Record-4236804.php

Icing on the cake



Cake maker extraordinaire Lisa Maronian, owner of Sweet Lisa's Exquisite Cakes in Cos Cob, is being honored at the 2013 Great Chefs benefit for Greenwich Hospital, which will take place on March 1 at the Westchester Country Club.

http://www.greenwichcitizen.com/news/article/Icing-on-the-cake-4236960.php

Greenwich Sisters Help Cheer Team Win National Title



GREENWICH, Conn. Sisters Camille and Cameron Monette of Old Greenwich helped their Xtreme Cheer teams win first place at the Varsity Athletic Championships last weekend in Providence, R.I. Camille, 15, and Cameron, 13, competed on Xtreme's team, Inferno, an International Level 5 squad.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/sports/greenwich-sisters-help-cheer-team-win-national-title

Want to become an instrument of peace? Pray.



... a better world. "Lord, make us instruments of your peace." The Rev. Dr. James B. Lemler is Rector of Christ Church Greenwich . You can reach him at jlemler@christchurchgreenwich.org. Where there is hatred, let us sow love; where there is injury, ...

http://www.greenwichcitizen.com/opinion/article/Want-to-become-an-instrument-of-peace-Pray-4236198.php

More



In its first concert of 2013, the Greenwich Symphony starred itself and its players in a program that began with the celestial "Sinfonia Concertante" of Haydn, visited Dante's fifth canticle with Tchaikovsky's dark "Francesca di Rimini," and ended with the polytonal, discursive, politically tainted modern "Concerto for Orchestra" of Witold ... (more)

http://www.greenwichcitizen.com/opinion/article/Fantastic-four-GSO-soloists-in-concert-with-4236439.php

Rough sledding: Greenwich Boy Scouts brave the elements during annual outdoor competition



Greenwich Troop 35 Boy Scouts race their Klondike Derby sled around Lake Hillegas at Seton Scout Reservation during a recent Iditarod-style race as part of their recent ValleyForge-themed outdoor skills competition.

http://www.greenwichcitizen.com/highschool/articleGallery/Rough-sledding-Greenwich-Boy-Scouts-brave-the-4236440.php

Jim Nabors of 'Gomer Pyle' fame marries male partner of 38 years



The wedding took place Jan. 15 in front of a judge at a Seattle hotel, said Hawaii News Now , which first reported the news Tuesday.

http://www.courant.com/entertainment/la-et-mg-jim-nabors-gay-married-stan-cadwallader-20130130,0,6915397.story

J House Greenwich for Luxury near New York City



... morning. And at the end of the day, the train brings us back in time for another relaxed dinner. Mini-Vacation in Greenwich Greenwich is the perfect town for that - so perfect, in fact, that we decided to stay on for a third night to try more of its ...

http://www.bellaonline.com/articles/art36781.asp

Woman dies in Jamaica crash



... Her car crossed over the double solid line and collided with a 1994 GMC Suburban driven by Gavin Scotti, 48, of Greenwich, Conn. in the north bound lane. Shortly after the crash, the woman's car ignited and became engulfed by flames. The woman was ...

http://www.manchesterjournal.com/ci_22471147/woman-dies-jamaica-crash?source=most_viewed

Beauty brands you may have not heard of: B. Witching Bath Co.



... has been concocting in their caldron natural herb enriched body products to enrich your skin. Started in 1969 in Greenwich CT by Alice Bruce, the company was revived by her granddaughter Barbra by keeping up with traditions. All B. Witching Bath ...

http://www.examiner.com/article/beauty-brands-you-may-have-not-heard-of-b-witching-bath-co?cid=rss

W.R. Berkley's 2012 Q4 Profit Up 41%; $40M in Sandy Loss Reported



... 41.4 percent compared to the same period in 2011 when it had $117.03 million profit. For the full-year 2012, the Greenwich, Conn.-based commercial lines insurer reported $510.59 million net profit, up 30.5 percent from $391.21 million reported in ...

http://www.insurancejournal.com/news/national/2013/01/30/279286.htm

Gourmet Alley Provides It Manero's Way



Jimmy Dadio, owner of Gourmet Alley, a recent addition to New Canaan's downtown business center, says he wants to continue the traditions of great meats and fine side orders that he learned at the now-gone Manero's in Greenwich.

http://newcanaan.patch.com/articles/manero-s-traditions-at-gourmet-alley-in-new-canaan

Cos Cob Synagogue Plan Clears Zoning Hurdle



Greenwich Reform Synagogue 's controversial plan to build a synagogue in Cos Cob cleared a major hurdle Tuesday when the Planning & Zoning Commission approved a request for a lot line revision that in effect makes one of the adjoining properties to be developed large enough for the proposed religious center.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/cos-cob-synagogue-plan-clears-zoning-hurdle

High School Students introduced to Orthopedic Medicine through ONS...



On December 10th fifteen students from Greenwich Academy , an independent, all girls school in Greenwich, visited the ONS Foundation for Clinical Research and Education in Greenwich Office Park for a unique introduction to medicine led by orthopedic surgeon Katie Vadasdi , MD .

http://www.newstimes.com/business/press-releases/article/High-School-Students-introduced-to-Orthopedic-4178130.php

Tuesday, January 29, 2013

Greenwich private schools celebrate first day



... asked to facilitate programs with Brunswick's Pre, Lower and Middle School students. Brunswick was one of several Greenwich private schools to open this week. Carmel Academy , Convent of the Sacred Heart, Eagle Hill School, Greenwich Japanese School ...

http://www.greenwichcitizen.com/news/article/Greenwich-private-schools-celebrate-first-day-3842543.php

All grown up: Arch Street teen center turns 20



Executive Director Kyle Silver stands outside of Arch Street, the Greenwich teen center.

http://www.greenwichcitizen.com/news/article/All-grown-up-Arch-Street-teen-center-turns-20-526223.php

Car catches on fire after crash; woman dies



... l and the vehicle skidded across the road. It crashed into a northbound SUV driven by 48-year-old Gavin Scotti, of Greenwich, Conn.

http://www.wptz.com/news/vermont-new-york/burlington/Car-catches-on-fire-after-crash-woman-dies/-/8869880/18330890/-/kv7rmkz/-/index.html?absolute=true

Debra Cardone, 54, Greenwich Native



Born June 4, 1958, Cardone attended Greenwich schools and graduated from Greenwich High School.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/obituaries/debra-cardone-54-danbury

Westport, Greenwich Teams Poised For Hoop Showdown



... boys basketball playoffs heats up Wednesday when Greens Farm Academy of Westport and Brunswick School clash in Greenwich at 6 p.m. Both teams have one league loss. The Dragons (11-2 overall, 8-1 in the league) defeated Brunswick on Dec. 8, 67-48. ...

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/sports/westport-greenwich-teams-poised-hoop-showdown

Hostess Brands Names Two Investment Firms As Potential Twinkie Buyers



... left of Hostess Brands Inc. Apollo Global Management (NYSE:APO) of New York and C. Dean Metropoulos & Co. of Greenwich, Conn., have been picked by the bankrupt company in a $400 million deal to buy the snack cake brands, including Twinkies, Ding ...

http://au.ibtimes.com/articles/429195/20130130/hostess-twinkie-buyout-apollo-global-management-metropolous.htm

Access Point Financial Expands Lending Platform



... United States and Canada. Access Point Financial was formed by Stone Point Capital, a private equity firm based in Greenwich, Connecticut and the APF Management team. For additional information, please contact 404-382-9599 or visit ...

http://www.hotelinteractive.com/article.aspx?articleid=28052

United Rentals Announces Partial Redemption of Convertible Quarterly...



... Rentals is a member of the Standard & Poor's MidCap 400 Index and the Russell 2000 IndexA and is headquartered in Greenwich, Conn. This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 21E of the Securities Exchange ...

http://www.businesswire.com/news/topix/20130129006670/en

Starwood-Madison venture plan apartment building in Logan Square



A joint venture between Greenwich, Conn.-based Starwood Capital Group and Chicago-based Madison Realty Group Inc.

http://www.bizjournals.com/chicago/news/2013/01/29/starwood-madison-venture-plan.html?ana=RSS&s=article_search&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+vertical_53+%28REITS+%26+Finance+Industry+News%29

Dilemmas in treating hypertension in octogenarians.



Journal of clinical hypertension (Greenwich, Conn.) , Vol. 14, No. 10. (October 2012), pp. 711-717, doi:10.1111/j.1751-7176.2012.00692.x One quarter of Americans will be older than 80 by 2030, and hypertension in this group will be ubiquitous. Most ...

http://www.citeulike.org/user/els2006/article/11969812

The Nancy Lanza law: Bill focuses on safekeeping of guns



... with someone who is mentally unstable. State Sen. L. Scott Frantz, R-36, a gun owner himself who represents all of Greenwich and parts of Stamford and New Canaan, recently introduced a bill that would tighten the law applying to safekeeping of ...

http://m.newcanaannewsonline.com/newcanaan/db_11291/contentdetail.htm?detailindex=1&contentguid=pBqFDVH2&pn=0

Hostess said to pick Apollo, Metropoulos as lead cakes bid



... Black's Apollo, based in New York, managed $109.7 billion in assets as of Sept. 30. C. Dean Metropoulos, based in Greenwich, Connecticut, is the private-equity firm that owns Pabst Brewing Co. Flowers Foods Inc., the Thomasville, Georgia-based owner ...

http://www.northjersey.com/news/188855381_Hostess_said_to_pick_Apollo__Metropoulos_as_lead_cakes_bid.html

Private equity firms Apollo and Metropoulos reported as lead bidder for Twinkies



... Inc., declined to comment on the process. Daren Metropoulos, a principal at C. Dean Metropoulos, based in Greenwich, Conn., didn't immediately respond to an e-mail seeking comment. Metropoulos, a former partner with Dallas private equity investor ...

http://www.star-telegram.com/2013/01/29/4583350/private-equity-firms-apollo-and.html

Jennifer Aniston, Tim Robbins Shooting Movie In Stamford, Greenwich



Jennifer Aniston, Tim Robbins and John Hawkes are coming to Greenwich and Stamford in February to shoot a movie adaptation of a novel by Elmore Leonard titled "The Switch." Aniston is picture here accepting a People's Choice Award for best comedic actress on Jan.

http://www.ctnow.com/entertainment/hc-jennifer-aniston-movie-0130-20130129,0,4709351.story

Hostess picks lead bidders for cake brands: report



... eking comment. , based in New York, managed $109.7 billion in assets as of Sept. 30. C. Dean Metropoulos, based in Greenwich, Connecticut, is the private-equity firm that owns Pabst Brewing Co.

http://bizbeatblog.dallasnews.com/2013/01/hostess-picks-lead-bidders-for-cake-brands-report.html/

Carbone To Remain Interim Cos Cob School Principal



GREENWICH, Conn. Interim principal Nancy Carbone will remain at her post at Cos Cob School through the rest of the school year, according to a new release from the district Tuesday.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/schools/carbone-remain-interim-cos-cob-school-principal

Woman dies in Jamaica crash



... Her car crossed over the double solid line and collided with a 1994 GMC Suburban driven by Gavin Scotti, 48, of Greenwich, Conn. in the north bound lane. Shortly after the crash, the woman's car ignited and became engulfed by flames. The woman was ...

http://www.manchesterjournal.com/headlines/ci_22471147/woman-dies-jamaica-crash

Jennifer Aniston, Tim Robbins Shooting Movie In Stamford, Greenwich



Adaptation Of Comic Crime Novel 'The Switch' Get Business Mobile Text AlertsJennifer Aniston, Tim Robbins and John Hawkes are coming to Greenwich and Stamford next month to shoot a movie adaptation of a novel by Elmore Leonard.

http://www.courant.com/entertainment/hc-jennifer-aniston-movie-0130-20130129,0,7774600.story

Woman dies in Jamaica crash



... and the vehicle skidded across the road. It crashed into a northbound SUV driven by 48-year-old Gavin Scotti, of Greenwich, Conn. Authorities say the car caught on fire shortly after the crash, and the driver was pronounced dead at the scene. Her ...

http://www.reformer.com/latestnews/ci_22471128/woman-dies-jamaica-crash

Access Point Financial Expands Lending Platform



... United States and Canada. Access Point Financial was formed by Stone Point Capital, a private equity firm based in Greenwich, Connecticut and the APF Management team. For additional information, please contact 404-382-9599 or visit ...

http://eon.businesswire.com/news/eon/20130129005071/en/Access-Point-Financial-Expands-Lending-Platform

Woman dies after car catches on fire in Jamaica crash



... and the vehicle skidded across the road. It crashed into a northbound SUV driven by 48-year-old Gavin Scotti, of Greenwich, Conn. Authorities say the car caught on fire shortly after the crash, and the driver was pronounced dead at the scene. Her ...

http://www.burlingtonfreepress.com/needlogin?type=login&redirecturl=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.burlingtonfreepress.com%2Fapps%2Fpbcs.dll%2Farticle%3FAID%3D2013130129006%26nclick_check%3D1

Parenting in the World of Social Media and Technology: Is There an App for That?



... of the First Congregational Church of Branford. She has previously served at the First Congregational Church of Greenwich and the First Congregational Church of Guilford. "Technology and social media play an important role in the lives of youth," ...

http://branford.patch.com/events/parenting-in-a-world-of-social-media-technology

Gallery: A Community Reconnecting



... ave protestors wearing green taking buses up to Hartford and a Feb. 26 meeting at the First Presbyterian Church in Greenwich.

http://stamford.patch.com/articles/gallery-a-community-reconnecting

Atlas Holdings Sets Up Atlas Foundation



... the United States and Canada. Visit www.redbuilt.com for more details. About Atlas Holdings LLC Based in Greenwich, Connecticut, Atlas Holdings' operations encompass more than 70 facilities and 9,000 employees worldwide. Its businesses are engaged ...

http://www.pehub.com/183348/atlas-holdings-sets-up-atlas-foundation/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+pehub%2Fnews%2Fall+%28PEHub+News%29

Greenwich PD Roundup: Assault Arrest; Construction Tools Pilfered



An Old Greenwich woman was arrested on third-degree assault and disorderly conduct charges following an argument in her home, according to Greenwich Police .

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/greenwich-pd-roundup-assault-arrest-construction-tools-pilfered

George A. Petersen, 87, Lifelong Greenwich Resident



George A. Petersen, 87, a lifelong Greenwich resident, passed away surrounded by his family on Jan.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/george-a-petersen-87-lifelong-greenwich-resident

Resident Appointed to State Business Development Agency



Greenwich resident Joseph Kaliko has been appointed to the board of directors of Connecticut Innovations, the state's quasi-public agency that provides financing and assistance to growing Connecticut businesses.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/resident-appointed-to-state-agency

Monday, January 28, 2013

Greenwich family office buys Wash. manufacturer



... 2010. Markets are back in full force. Firms like Kidd & Co. are sitting on a lot of cash," she said. Kidd & Co., a Greenwich family office, has entered the aerospace industry with purchase of a Washington state manufacturer. The firm, along with ...

http://www.newstimes.com/news/article/Greenwich-family-office-buys-Wash-manufacturer-4230591.php

Helen Makowski, 88, Formerly Of Greenwich



GREENWICH, Conn. Helen V. Makowski, formerly of Greenwich, died Jan. 24 at her home in New Fairfield, surrounded by family.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/obituaries/helen-makowski-88-formerly-greenwich

George Petersen, 87, Greenwich WWII Veteran, Engineer



... and Bertha Jensen Petersen. He was married to Winifred Foley Petersen for almost 60 years. Petersen attended Greenwich schools and graduated from Ithaca College. He worked as a chemical engineer at American Cyanamid in Stamford for many years. A ...

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/obituaries/george-petersen-87-greenwich-wwii-veteran-engineer

Planet Pizza opens Fairfield satellite



... platters, as well as its catering menu. The chain, founded in 1991, also has outlets in Westport, Danbury, Darien, Greenwich, Norwalk, Ridgefield, Shelton, Stamford and New York towns Rye and White Plains. Planet Pizza locations are "open late 7 ...

http://m.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/fairfield/db_11269/contentdetail.htm?detailindex=0&contentguid=2NFpqCGw&pn=0

Carmella 'Millie' Rongoe, 95, Of Stamford



... jobs in New York City. Rongoe and her husband, James J. Rongoe Sr., later owned a secretarial service in Greenwich. She liked to sew, garden, listen to music, cook for her family and go shopping. She was a member of the Blue Moon Club in Stamford. ...

http://stamford.dailyvoice.com/obituaries/carmella-millie-rongoe-95-stamford

Photos: Boy Scouts celebrate 100 years



The Greenwich Council of the Boy Scouts of America celebrated its 100th birthday of scouting in the town of Greenwich on July 12, 2012 at the Ernest Thompson Seton Reservation on Riversville Road.

http://www.newstimes.com/seen/slideshow/Boy-Scouts-celebrate-100-years-46120.php

RTM, Selectmen Meet Monday Night [UPDATE]



... to hear several reports, although a scheduled vote on an inter-town agreement for mutual police services with Greenwich has been canceled. These matters will come up at the meeting, according to its agenda: Report from the RTM Education Committee on ...

http://darien.patch.com/articles/rtm-selectmen-meet-monday-night

On the Runway Blog: A Connecticut Mother Makes Bangles of Recycled Guns



... said Ms. Mindich, 42. She never planned on becoming a jewelry designer. Ms. Mindich, a former lawyer who lives in Greenwich, Conn., with her husband and two young sons, she started a company in 2008 called Jewelry for a Cause, which gives 20 percent ...

http://runway.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/01/28/a-connecticut-mother-makes-bangles-of-recycled-guns/?partner=rss&emc=rss

Urban archeologist to confess to Senior Men's Club of New Canaan



... articles and videos about his discoveries. "The Urban Archeologist" has been featured in New Canaan, Stamford, Greenwich, and an average of 10 different Connecticut Patch "towns" each week. "I have always enjoyed tag sale-ing, to search and research ...

http://www.newcanaannewsonline.com/news/article/Urban-archeologist-to-confess-to-Senior-Men-s-4229433.php

Greenwich Schools To Dismiss Early Monday



GREENWICH, Conn. Here's a look at some events happening in Greenwich this week. For more, see our Greenwich events page.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/schools/greenwich-schools-dismiss-early-monday

Greenwich Police To Collect Unwanted Guns, Ammunition



GREENWICH, Conn. The Greenwich police will be collecting all unwanted firearms and ammunition for destruction Feb.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/police-fire/greenwich-police-collect-unwanted-guns-ammunition

Atlas Holdings Announces Establishment of the Atlas Foundation



... than 30 sales locations throughout the United States and Canada. Visit www.redbuilt.com for more details. Based in Greenwich, Connecticut, Atlas Holdings' operations encompass more than 70 facilities and 9,000 employees worldwide. Its businesses are ...

http://www.businesswire.com/news/topix/20130128006153/en

What To Do In Stamford This Week



... Hook Elementary School. Hart Magnet School, 61 Adams Ave. Tuesday, Jan. 29 B.I.G. Networking For Women : Noon. Greenwich will launch a local chapter of Believe, Inspire and Grow with a party at Kona Grill, 230 Tresser Blvd. Lunch is optional and ...

http://stamford.dailyvoice.com/events/what-do-stamford-week-15

Steven M. Kompar, 24, Film Company Employee, Musician



Steven M. Kompar, 24, a Greenwich native involved in theater and music, passed away on Jan.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/steven-m-kompar-24-film-company-employee-musician

Greenwich PD To Hold Gun Collection Day



Greenwich Police want your guns, ammo and other unwanted weapons. A 'firearm turn in' day will be held by the GPD on Feb.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/greenwich-pd-to-hold-gun-collection-day

Bank To Provide Financial Support to Greenwich's Firefighting Volunteers



Firefighting volunteers in Greenwich are getting a helping hand from Greenwich Bank and Trust.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/bank-provides-financial-support-to-firefighting-volunteers

Greenwich Schools Face Trying to Do More With Less



The depths of the undercurrent of budget constraints emerged at the Greenwich Board of Education's monthly business meeting last week.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/greenwich-schools-face-trying-to-do-more-with-less

See Greenwich's Recent Home Sales



GREENWICH, Conn. Here is a list of paid Greenwich property transfers and home sales from Jan.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/real-estate/see-greenwichs-recent-home-sales-6

What To Do In Greenwich This Week



GREENWICH, Conn. Here's a look at some events happening in Greenwich this week. For more, see our Greenwich events page .

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/events/what-do-greenwich-week-14

Sunday, January 27, 2013

Greenwich to collect guns in Feb.



The Greenwich Time reports that police say they will take in unwanted weapons and firearms, including assault weapons, rifles and shotguns.

http://www.wtnh.com/dpp/news/connecticut/Greenwich-to-collect-_-not-buy-back-_-guns-in-Feb

No. 8 Men's Squash Falls at No. 5 Rochester, 5-4



... Hanson scored a come-from-behind victory at the No. 1 spot. After dropping the first game to Andres Duany, the Greenwich, Conn., native took the next three to claim the victory. Kyle Martino and Alex Kurth scored the other points for the Green and ...

http://www.dartmouthsports.com//ViewArticle.dbml?DB_OEM_ID=11600&ATCLID=206141760

Tukhmanuk mine again turns into an apple of discord



... Gold, incorporated in 1980, is a public company traded on the OTCBB in the US under the symbol GBGD. Based in Greenwich, Connecticut, Global Gold has offices in Yerevan, Armenia, and in Santiago, Chile. Its largest shareholders include Firebird ...

http://groong.usc.edu/news/msg452992.html

Details on Jennifer Aniston Movie Shoot in CT [VIDEO]



With stars in their eyes, the Greenwich Board of Selectmen gave the green light for a movie shoot in the Chickahominy section of Greenwich next month at the popular neighborhood hangout, the Two Door Restaurant on Hamilton Avenue.

http://oxford-ct.patch.com/articles/details-on-jennifer-aniston-movie-shoot-in-ct-video

Watching Greenwich This Week on GCTV



Greenwich Community Television, the local government access channel, has expanded its broadcast reach to a second video provider.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/watching-greenwich-this-week-on-gctv-43daac56

Was It A Gang-buster's Year? The Numbers May just Say 'Yes'



... spring market is starting early as the economy rebounds so it is a good time to get out and see some open houses. GREENWICH REAL ESTATE MARKET REPORT Now that all the sales numbers are in for December 2012, it turns out not only to be a record ...

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/was-it-a-gang-buster-s-year-the-numbers-may-just-say-yes

Saturday, January 26, 2013

10 Best Exhibits Of The Year In Connecticut



... - the expansion of the Yale University Art Gallery in New Haven and the opening of Gallery II at Seven Bridges in Greenwich - will be there forever. Here's a rundown of the best of 2012: 1. Yale University Art Gallery , New Haven: Every state needs ...

http://www.courant.com/community/mansfield/hc-artweek-1227-20121227,0,979508.story

Eyewitness accounts of storm tossed Greenwich



... leaks in the house with the rain, and we were putting buckets everywhere," said Diana. "We called 911, and the Greenwich Police didn't answer twice and the third time they did and said for us to call a tree service." And they will stay with Deegan ...

http://www.greenwichcitizen.com/news/article/Eyewitness-accounts-of-storm-tossed-Greenwich-413895.php

Ann Killion: OK, I get it -- Kaepernick is a budding star



... to weigh in on the matter expressed similar thoughts. "It could have been a real problem," said Steve Young , from Greenwich, Conn., who knows firsthand about divided loyalties. "It was a big deal. It should not be underestimated." I've been called ...

http://www.ctpost.com/sports/article/Ann-Killion-OK-I-get-it-Kaepernick-is-a-4226263.php

The Nancy Lanza law: Bill focuses on safekeeping of guns



... with someone who is mentally unstable. State Sen. L. Scott Frantz, R-36, a gun owner himself who represents all of Greenwich and parts of Stamford and New Canaan, recently introduced a bill that would tighten the law applying to safekeeping of ...

http://m.newstimes.com/danbury/db_14216/contentdetail.htm?contentguid=TkAabFaI&detailindex=1&pn=0&ps=4

Greenwich Street Protestors Support Gun Control



The street protest by the Greenwich Council on Gun Violence drew a few boos from passing cars, but mostly solicited positive support from residents who support the cause.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/events/greenwich-street-protestors-support-gun-control

Details on Aniston Movie Shoot in Greenwich [VIDEO]



With stars in their eyes, the Greenwich Board of Selectmen gave the green light for a movie shoot in the Chickahominy section of Greenwich next month at the popular neighborhood hangout, the Two Door Restaurant on Hamilton Avenue.

http://shelton.patch.com/articles/details-on-aniston-movie-shoot-in-greenwich-video-ea38768d

In the Pink(berry): New fro-yo shop is just as sweet in freezing temps



... opened in 2010. Pinkberry's Westport franchisee, Jamie Karson , also is the franchise holder for the Fairfield and Greenwich stores. Pinkberry joins Louise's Top This Frozen Yogurt at 14 Post Road East and Sunny Daes at 30 Riverside Ave., the town ...

http://www.westport-news.com/news/article/In-the-Pink-berry-New-fro-yo-shop-is-just-as-4225797.php

7th Annual A.J.'s New Jersey Polar Dip in Long Branch 1-26-2-13



After jumping in the ocean Courtney Stuart, 15, of Greenwich, CT., Katie Smercak, 15, of Tarrytown, NY and Schuyler Penn, 14, of Manhattan dance to "Feelin' Hot, Hot, Hot" during the 7th Annual A.J.'s New Jersey Polar Dip to benefit Camp Sunshine on the beach in Long Branch.

http://photos.nj.com/star-ledger/2013/01/7th_annual_ajs_new_jersey_pola_6.html

Brothers and hardcourt companions a good combo for NHS



Brothers Jabari Dear, left, and Roy Kane, of the Norwalk High School basketball team, prior to the game against Greenwich at Greenwich, Tuesday night, Jan.

http://www.norwalkcitizenonline.com/news/article/Brothers-and-hardcourt-companions-a-good-combo-4225646.php

New Market Research Report: Blyth, Inc. (BTH) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review



... portfolio holds more than 40 directly and indirectly held subsidiaries internationally. Blyth is headquartered in Greenwich, Connecticut, the US. Full Report Details at - .. This ...

http://reports.pr-inside.com/new-market-research-report-blyth-inc-r3565000.htm

Greens Farms Academy Goes to 7-1 in FAA Play



... won. Pat Ryan (Darien) stepped it up with another strong performance, scoring 17 and rebounding five. Matt Tate (Greenwich) was a force on both ends. He assisted on nine baskets, and it was his, Hunter Eggers (Greenwich) and Brendan Bieder's ...

http://darien.patch.com/blog_posts/greens-farms-academy-goes-to-7-1-in-faa-play

Chinasaurs, Next to Normal, and Other Weekend Events



... a mother who struggles with worsening bipolar disorder and the effect that her illness has on her family." Greenwich: Chinasaurs: Dinosaur Discoveries from China Where: The Bruce Museum, Greenwich When: 10 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 26 Cost: Free with ...

http://darien.patch.com/articles/chinasaurs-next-to-normal-and-other-weekend-events

This Weekend: Concert for Healing, Chinasaurs, Teen Coffeehouse



... send an email to arcsacredcenter@gmail.com Chinasaurs: Dinosaur Discoveries from China Where: The Bruce Museum, Greenwich When: 10 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 26 Cost: Free with museum admission. Chinasaurs: Dinosaur Discoveries from China welcomes ...

http://newtown.patch.com/articles/this-weekend-concert-for-healing-chinasaurs-teen-coffeehouse

Storm Diary



Two or three days after the recent storm that rocked Greenwich and shook Jesse Meyers and his family, a passerby took this picture looking east on Cognewaugh Road.

http://www.greenwichcitizen.com/opinion/article/Storm-Diary-430048.php

What's Up This Weekend



... on the headline of each for more information. Chinasaurs: Dinosaur Discoveries from China Where: The Bruce Museum, Greenwich When: 10 a.m., Saturday, Jan. 26 Cost: Free with museum admission. Chinasaurs: Dinosaur Discoveries from China welcomes ...

http://norwalk.patch.com/articles/what-s-up-this-weekend-jan-26-edcdea7b

'Chinasaurs' Take Over Greenwich's Bruce Museum



GREENWICH, Conn. "Szechuanosaurus" isn't the newest dish at your local Chinese restaurant it's one of about a dozen dinosaur fossils discovered in China now on display at Greenwich's Bruce Museum.

http://stamford.dailyvoice.com/lifestyle/chinasaurs-take-over-greenwichs-bruce-museum

Friday, January 25, 2013

Malloy, Bond Commission talk debt, bond rating



In his first meeting as a member of the State Bond Commission , Sen. L. Scott Frantz , of Greenwich, interrupted the usually placid monthly gathering Friday by questioning Gov.

http://www.newstimes.com/local/article/Malloy-Bond-Commission-talk-debt-bond-rating-4224811.php

Malloy, Bond Commission talk debt, bond rating



In his first meeting as a member of the State Bond Commission , Sen. L. Scott Frantz of Greenwich interrupted the usually placid monthly gathering Friday by questioning Gov.

http://www.ctpost.com/local/article/Malloy-Bond-Commission-talk-debt-bond-rating-4224763.php

Designing the Details in Connecticut



A passion for art and design is reflected in the details chosen for this Old Greenwich home, from cloud-shaped cabinetry in the kitchen to hidden heating grates allowing for unobstructed views.

http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887323539804578262280785023500.html

Hartford Teacher Surprised With National Award And $25,000 Check



One of the biggest lessons that Tamika Knight teaches her fifth-graders at Annie Fisher STEM Magnet School is "you never know who's watching you." Work hard and be respectful because it's the right thing to do.

http://www.courant.com/community/hartford/hc-hartford-milken-award-0126-20130125,0,2735094.story

Talbot's Closing Greenwich Avenue Store



The venerable women's clothing store Talbots is closing its Greenwich Avenue outpost this weekend.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/talbot-s-closing-greenwich-avenue-store

Robert Shapiro, Esq. , The Resolution Law Group, P.C. Greenwich, CT



Robert Shapiro is an experienced litigator who has a J.D. from Stanford, where he was an editor of The Stanford Law Review and a Ph.D. in American History from Harvard, where he was a Charles Warren Scholar in American History.

http://www.pr-inside.com/robert-shapiro-esq-the-resolution-r3564814.htm

The Resolution Law Group, P.C., Greenwich, Ct. January 9, 2013 Mortgage Settlement



... ag=related;photovi .. Al Jimenez Intake Specialist The Resolution Law Group, P.C. 500 West Putnam Avenue, Ste. 400 Greenwich, CT 06830 855-527-7506 (Direct) 855-228-1337 (Fax) www.theresolutionlawgroup.com

http://www.pr-inside.com/the-resolution-law-group-p-c-greenwich-r3564812.htm

The Resolution Law Group, P.C., Greenwich, Ct. January 9, 2013 Mortgage Settlement



... ag=related;photovideo Al Jimenez Intake Specialist The Resolution Law Group, P.C. 500 West Putnam Avenue, Ste. 400 Greenwich, CT 06830 855-527-7506 (Direct) 855-228-1337 (Fax) www.theresolutionlawgroup.com # # #

http://www.24-7pressrelease.com/press-release-rss/the-resolution-law-group-pc-greenwich-ct-january-9-2013-mortgage-settlement-326641.php

Robert Shapiro, Esq. , The Resolution Law Group, P.C. Greenwich, CT



Robert Shapiro is an experienced litigator who has a J.D. from Stanford, where he was an editor of The Stanford Law Review and a Ph.D. in American History from Harvard, where he was a Charles Warren Scholar in American History.

http://www.24-7pressrelease.com/press-release-rss/robert-shapiro-esq-the-resolution-law-group-pc-greenwich-ct-326642.php

Salsa Fresca to Celebrate Grand Opening Jan. 26



... of Bedford Hills, Marc Miles and John Tucker of Millerton, NY, and their newest business partner Dave Norris of Greenwich, CT. Salsa Fresca's menu features vegetarian options, gluten free items and salads. In addition to their 'Signature' dishes, ...

http://yorktown-somers.patch.com/articles/salsa-fresca-to-celebrate-grand-opening

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. Gladstone Land Corp. - McLean, Va., 3.33 million shares, priced at $15 ...

http://www.newstalkradiowhio.com/news/ap/financial-services/initial-public-offerings-scheduled-to-debut-next-w/nT63h/

John Boskello, 72, Former Greenwich Administrator



GREENWICH, Conn. John F. Boskello, formerly of Greenwich, died Jan. 19 at Milford Hospital in Milford, Conn.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/obituaries/john-boskello-72-former-greenwich-administrator

More



... They practiced Judaism. Their language was Amharic, which has words in common with Hebrew. A: I have noticed that Greenwich is the best town in Connecticut for these reasons: There is less of a crime rate; the education is the best with the highest ...

http://www.greenwichcitizen.com/news/article/On-Egypt-peace-and-the-benefits-of-living-in-4217837.php

Upland takes 3rd in hockey tournament



... school tournament in any sport. Teams competing this year were Upland County Day School (Kennett Square, PA); Greenwich Country Day School (Greenwich, CT); New Canaan Country School (New Canaan, CT); The Rectory School (Pomfret, CT); and The Rumsey ...

http://www.unionvilletimes.com/?p=13521

25 Jan 17:00 GMT



... Al Jimenez Intake Specialist The Resolution Law Group, P.C. 500 West Putnam Avenue, Ste. 400 Greenwich, CT 06830 855-527-7506 (Direct) 855-228-1337 (Fax) www.theresolutionlawgroup.com EIN News publications cover all countries in the world as well as ...

http://world.einnews.com/pr_news/133929324/the-resolution-law-group-p-c-greenwich-ct-january-9-2013-mortgage-settlement

Police reports



... a licence, driving without insurance, failing to stop at a stop sign and having an unregistered motor vehicle. A Greenwich woman who told police she had consumed two glasses of wine after she was stopped on Hamilton Avenue was charged April 29 with ...

http://www.greenwichcitizen.com/news/article/Police-reports-1365646.php

Jennifer Aniston to Star in Greenwich, Stamford Movie Shoot



A movie set in 1970s Detroit will be filmed in the Chickahominy neighborhood of Greenwich in February, with the popular Two Door Restaurant as the backdrop.

http://newcanaan.patch.com/articles/jennifer-aniston-to-star-in-greenwich-stamford-movie-shoot

Is AmBase Corporation (PINK:ABCP) Backed by Strong Fundamentals



... be there unless the company goes into profit. AmBase Corporation owns and manages a commercial office building in Greenwich, Connecticut which covers the area of 14,500 square feet. To find out what OTCMAGIC projects for AmBase Corporation for both ...

http://www.sbwire.com/press-releases/is-ambase-corporation-pinkabcp-backed-by-strong-fundamentals-199837.htm

Clearview Capital Exits Hillsdale Furniture



... was made through a 2002 vintage fund. Terms were not released. PRESS RELEASE Clearview Capital, LLC of Old Greenwich, CT has successfully exited its investment in Hillsdale Furniture, LLC ("Hillsdale"), with the sale of the company to an investor ...

http://www.pehub.com/182883/clearview-capital-exits-hillsdale-furniture/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+pehub%2Fnews%2Fall+%28PEHub+News%29

Girlfriend Argument Ends with Arrest



An argument between a Greenwich couple ended with the arrest of the man on charges he kicked in the apartment door of his girlfriend, according to Greenwich Police .

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/girlfriend-argument-ends-with-arrest

Greenwich Man Nominated to State Judgeship



Attorney Charles T. Lee of Greenwich is one of 15 lawyers from around the state who have been nominated by Gov.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/greenwich-man-nominated-to-state-judgeship

Skating on Thin Ice



The shimmering ice forming atop the myriad of bodies of water in Greenwich may be enticing, but the town's parks and recreation director says it's unsafe at any time to skate on the waterways.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/skating-on-thin-ice-d4c231ad

A Movie Becomes Chickahominy [VIDEO]



With stars in their eyes, the Greenwich Board of Selectmen gave the green light for a movie shoot in the Chickahominy section of Greenwich next month at the popular neighborhood hangout, the Two Door Restaurant on Hamilton Avenue.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/a-movie-becomes-chickahominy-video

Volunteer Opportunities in Fairfield County



... the staff is looking for folks to come help sort clothes for their clothing center clients. a€¢ Family Centers in Greenwich is looking for volunteer librarians to help gather books from local libraries for use in its classrooms. a€¢ Can you help a ...

http://norwalk.patch.com/blog_posts/inspired-by-national-day-of-service

Greenwich Ga Ga Over La La Land: Surrenders to Hollywood [VIDEO]



With stars in their eyes, the Greenwich Board of Selectmen gave the green light for a movie shoot in the Chickahominy section of Greenwich next month at the popular neighborhood hangout, the Two Door Restaurant on Hamilton Avenue.

http://darien.patch.com/articles/greenwich-ga-ga-over-la-la-land-surrenders-to-hollywood-video

Lenovo considering RIM deal as way to boost mobile business



... in U.S. networks. That rules out a deal for all of RIM, said Michael Genovese, an analyst with MKM Partners in Greenwich, Connecticut. More likely is a bid to buy the unprofitable hardware business that would leave RIM with control of its sensitive ...

http://www.delawareonline.com/needlogin?type=login&redirecturl=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.delawareonline.com%2Fapps%2Fpbcs.dll%2Farticle%3FAID%3D2013301250038%26nclick_check%3D1

Jennifer Aniston To Star in Greenwich Movie Shoot



A movie set in 1970s Detroit will be filmed in the Chickahominy neighborhood of Greenwich in February, with the popular Two Door Restaurant as the backdrop.

http://woodbury-middlebury.patch.com/articles/jennifer-aniston-to-star-in-greenwich-movie-shoot

Jennifer Aniston To Star In Greenwich Movie Shoot



GREENWICH, Conn. Jennifer Aniston and several other movie stars will pretend Greenwich and Stamford are parts of Detroit when an independent film shoots in the two towns in February.

http://rye.dailyvoice.com/news/jennifer-aniston-star-greenwich-movie-shoot

Restoration Hardware posts 22% sales gain in third quarter



... Design Gallery is in Scottsdale, Ariz., and he said more are planned in the Boston, Indianapolis, Atlanta and Greenwich, Conn., areas, while the company continues to pursue other locations in key markets. Restoration Hardware ended the quarter with ...

http://www.furnituretoday.com/article/558251-Restoration_Hardware_posts_22_sales_gain_in_third_quarter.php?rssid=20052

Greenwich Woman Named College Lacrosse Co-Captain



Greenwich freshman Claire Feeney has been named a tri-captain of the first-year women's lacrosse team at Winthrop University in South Carolina.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/sports/greenwich-woman-named-college-lacrosse-co-captain

Thursday, January 24, 2013

Myths, lies, and conspiracies about the Sandy Hook massacre



... theorists. In reality, the Connecticut Post reports that Rodia was being stopped for a traffic violation in Greenwich, Ct. at the time of the murders. Connecticut State Police spokesman Lt. J. Paul Vance told the Post that Adam Lanza was the only ...

http://www.examiner.com/article/myths-lies-and-conspiracies-about-the-sandy-hook-massacre?cid=rss

Sternlicht's Starwood Property Climbs to Record on LNR Deal



... U.S. property-development unit and the other half of the Auction.com interest for $197 million. The deal gives the Greenwich, Connecticut-based companies a window into some of the more than $1 trillion of commercial real estate debt scheduled to ...

http://washpost.bloomberg.com/Story?docId=1376-MH3LR16S972H01-57J64ATQPR4B24G3J37PDOE5UJ

Jennifer Aniston To Star in Greenwich Movie Shoot



By Barbara Heins A movie set in 1970s Detroit will be filmed in the Chickahominy neighborhood of Greenwich in February, with the popular Two Door Restaurant as the backdrop.

http://middletown-ct.patch.com/articles/jennifer-aniston-to-star-in-greenwich-movie-shoot-7f660c71

Westport journalist explores today's tinkering impulse



... Book Award for Fiction, will be speaking about her prize-winning novel "The Innocents" at the Woman's Club of Greenwich , 89 Maple Ave., on Monday, Jan. 28, from 10 to 11:30 a.m. The book transposes Edith Wharton 's "The Age of Innocence" to ...

http://www.ctpost.com/news/article/Westport-journalist-explores-today-s-tinkering-4221085.php

Jennifer Aniston To Star in Greenwich Movie Shoot



A movie set in 1970s Detroit will be filmed in the Chickahominy neighborhood of Greenwich in February, with the popular Two Door Restaurant as the backdrop.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/jennifer-aniston-to-star-in-movie-shoot-in-greenwich

Greenwich girls basketball team overcomes 14-point deficit to beat Norwalk



The UConn women's basketball team was the topic of conversation during Greenwich High School's bus ride up to Norwalk Tuesday afternoon.

http://m.norwalkcitizenonline.com/norwalk/db_10950/contentdetail.htm?detailindex=3&contentguid=jesrdRVx&pn=0

Starwood Property to buy LNR Property for $1.05 billion



... It has more than 550 employees in 12 offices in the United States and Europe. Under the terms of the agreement, Greenwich, Conn.-based Starwood Property Trust (NYSE: STWD) will acquire six LNR business segments for $856 million. Those include: U.S. ...

http://www.bizjournals.com/newyork/news/2013/01/24/starwood-property-to-buy-lnr-property.html?ana=RSS&s=article_search&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+vertical_50+%28Commercial+Real+Estate+Industry+News%29

Sternlicht's Starwood Property Climbs to Record After LNR Deal



... U.S. property-development unit and the other half of the Auction.com interest for $197 million. The deal gives the Greenwich, Connecticut-based companies a window into some of the more than $1 trillion of commercial real estate debt scheduled to ...

http://washpost.bloomberg.com/Story?docId=1376-MH3LR16S972H01-4EHRGQBRM0QTD2UMDOVUHPKACK

New Lebanon Named International Baccalaureate School



GREENWICH, Conn. New Lebanon School in Greenwich has been named an International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme World School, Greenwich Public Schools announced in a news release on Wednesday.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/schools/new-lebanon-named-international-baccalaureate-school

Starwood buys RE loan manager LNR in $1B deal



... will buy LNR's U.S. property-development unit and the other half of the Auction.com interest for $197 million. The Greenwich, Conn.-based Starwood companies now have more than $1 trillion of commercial real estate debt in the U.S. and Europe. The ...

http://therealdeal.com/blog/2013/01/24/starwood-buys-real-estate-loan-manager-lnr-in-1b-deal/

Distressed asset manager LNR Property to be sold



LNR Property LLC, which has controlled high-profile Baltimore assets in recent months, will be sold to a Greenwich, Conn., buyer.

http://www.bizjournals.com/baltimore/blog/real-estate/2013/01/distressed-asset-manager-lnr-property.html?ana=RSS&s=article_search&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+vertical_56+%28Restaurant+Industry+News%29

Westport Restaurants Tops in Connecticut



... for best cocktails, Matsu for best Asian and best sushi, Tegenda for best sushi, DaPietro's for best Italian. In Greenwich, the Eleven14 Restaurant in Riverside was named one of the top five new restaurants, along with a designation for best hotel ...

http://westport.patch.com/articles/westport-restaurants-tops-in-connecticut

Husband-And-Wife Actors Maxwell Caulfield and Juliet Mills Set for Reading of Oh Dad, Poor Dad...



Real-life husband and wife actors Juliet Mills and Maxwell Caulfield will star in a reading of Arthur Kopit 's 1962 play, Oh Dad, Poor Dad, Mama's Hung You In The Closet and I'm Feelin' So Sad , April 26 in Greenwich, CT.

http://www.playbill.com/news/article/174322-Husband-And-Wife-Actors-Maxwell-Caulfield-and-Juliet-Mills-Set-for-Reading-of-Oh-Dad-Poor-Dad

Distressed assets manager LNR Property to be sold



LNR Property LLC, which has controlled high-profile Baltimore assets in recent months, will be sold to a Greenwich, Conn., buyer.

http://www.bizjournals.com/baltimore/blog/real-estate/2013/01/distressed-asset-manager-lnr-property.html?ana=RSS&s=article_search&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+bizj_baltimore+%28Baltimore+Business+Journal%29

Starwood confirms it will buy LNR Property, Auction.com



... Miami Beach-based LNR Properties, the largest servicer of commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS). The Greenwich, Conn.-based company (NYSE: STWD) said it will pay $1.05 billion in cash for LNR, which is owned by multiple investors, ...

http://www.bizjournals.com/southflorida/news/2013/01/24/its-official-starwood-buying-lnr.html?ana=RSS&s=article_search&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+bizj_southflorida+%28South+Florida+Business+Journal%29

Stamford Dentist Features One Patient's Success With Full Mouth Reconstruction



... practice has been serving not only Stamford, but also the surrounding communities of Darien, New Canaan and Greenwich since 1981. Dr. Shukovsky highlights one patient, Paul, as a recent success story of his practice. Paul is from Greenwich, CT and ...

http://www.freshnews.com/news/751455/stamford-dentist-features-one-patient-s-success-with-full-mouth-reconstruction-

Cops: Rye Brook Man Punches Wall After DWI Arrest



A 59 year-old Rye Brook man was arrested Tuesday afternoon on charges of driving under the influence of alcohol after officers witnessed him operating his vehicle erratically on East Putnam Avenue, according to the Greenwich Police Department .

http://rye.patch.com/articles/cops-rye-brook-man-punches-wall-after-dwi-arrest

Good News Cafe Defines American Cuisine, Connecticut Magazine Says



... prepared and delicious." Best American Restaurants Good News Cafe, Woodbury Max Downtown, Hartford Rebeccas, Greenwich The Schoolhouse at Cannondale, Wilton West Street Grill, Litchfield Honorable Mentions Community Table, Washington Zinc, New Haven ...

http://woodbury-middlebury.patch.com/articles/greenwich-restaurants-tops-in-connecticut-97d831f5

Reckson Neighbors Not Warming Up to Ice Rink Proposal



... Board of Appeals. Read more on that here . Homeowner's association representatives from Doral Greens, BelleFair, Greenwich and the Director of Planning and Zoning for the Town of Greenwich Planning, Diane Fox, also spoke against the project. Fox ...

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/reckson-neighbors-not-warming-up-to-ice-rink-proposal-7c991ed3

Riverside Woman Arrested for DUI After Colliding WIth Stone Wall



A 22 year-old Greenwich woman was arrested on Tuesday after the car she was driving reportedly collided with a stone wall, according to police.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/riverside-woman-arrested-for-dui-after-colliding-with-stone-wall

Greenwich Restaurants Tops in Connecticut



The votes are in and it's not too surprising that two of the top five restaurants in the state of Connecticut are in Greenwich.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/greenwich-restaurants-tops-in-connecticut

It's Official: New Lebanon School Is An International Baccalaureate School



New Lebanon School has been authorized as an International Baccalaureate Primary Years Programme World School, according to announcement from Greenwich Public Schools.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/it-s-official-new-lebanon-school-is-an-international-baccalaureate-school

Flu Vaccine for Children Available



As the number of confirmed cases of the flu continues to rise, the Greenwich Health Department is receiving a supply of flu vaccine for children.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/flu-vaccine-for-children-available

Frances G. Manzella, 89, Worked for Greenwich Churches



Frances G. Manzella, a former employee of two Greenwich churches and the Electrolux Corp., passed away on Jan.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/frances-g-manzella-89-worked-for-greenwich-churches

Greenwich Restaurants Top 'Best In Connecticut' List



GREENWICH, Conn. The judges have voted and seven Greenwich restaurants have been named among the best in the state, according to Connecticut Magazine 's annual poll.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/business/greenwich-restaurants-top-best-connecticut-list

Greenwich Hears Options For Stopping Byram River Floodwaters



Superstorm Sandy may have been a once in a generation hurricane, but Greenwich residents are hoping town officials and the Army Corps of Engineers will find ways to prevent the Byram River from flooding should a similar storm hit the area again.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/news/greenwich-hears-options-stopping-byram-river-floodwaters

Sternlicht's Starwood Firms Said to Buy LNR for $1.05 Billion



... unit and the other half of the Auction.com stake for $197 million, the person said. The deal gives the Greenwich, Connecticut-based companies a window into some of the more than $1 trillion of commercial real estate debt scheduled to mature in the ...

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-01-24/sternlicht-s-starwood-firms-said-to-buy-lnr-for-1-05-billion.html

Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Sandy Hook Victim's Parents Raising Money For Animal Sanctuary In Daughter's Memory



The family of Catherine Violet Hubbard, a first-grader who died in the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting , is raising money to build an animal sanctuary in her memory.

http://www.courant.com/news/connecticut/hc-sandy-hook-animal-sanctuary-0124-20130123,0,4212497.story

In his 26th year, Brunswick wrestling coach Tim Ostrye still has a passion for pins



... gentleman. But don't get the idea that he's soft. Not for a second. His goal is to win -- always. In this year's Greenwich Citizen High School Winter Sports Preview he said, "I think it would be nice to win the state championship and to not set that ...

http://www.greenwichcitizen.com/highschool/article/In-his-26th-year-Brunswick-wrestling-coach-Tim-4218325.php

Sandy Hook school granted calendar waiver



... Milford, which ended with 179 days. The state board also granted a three-day waiver for Hamilton Avenue School in Greenwich in 2008. Before Wednesday's approval for Sandy Hook Elementary's 177-day calendar, the board heard from Newtown Schools ...

http://m.newstimes.com/danbury/db_14216/contentdetail.htm?contentguid=LbSoc5FP&detailindex=2&pn=0&ps=4

In search of the perfect cup: Espresso NEAT in Greenwich



Yet, tenants of 100 West Putnam Ave. and surrounding residents in Greenwich now have gourmet coffee literally at their doorstep, with Espresso NEAT operating a coffee bar in the lobby of the office building.

http://www.newstimes.com/news/article/In-search-of-the-perfect-cup-Espresso-NEAT-in-4218570.php

Winter's icy breath felt across region



... Autumn Driscoll The temperature reads 21 degrees on the sign of the the Splash Car Wash on West Putnam Ave. in Greenwich, Wednesday afternoon, Jan. 23, 2013. The high temperature for the rest of the week is not expected to breach 30 degrees ...

http://www.newstimes.com/local/article/Just-how-cold-is-it-4218245.php

Marguerite Evans, 96, Former Greenwich Teacher



... Washington, D.C., in 1939. She married Henry Wallum Megaw in 1942. He died in 1974. Evans raised seven children in Greenwich and was a member of the Junior League of Greenwich, Belle Haven Club. She was a board member of Greenwich Health. She earned ...

http://norwalk.dailyvoice.com/news/marguerite-evans-96-former-greenwich-teacher

U.S. Stocks Advance as Technology Shares Rally; Apple Tumbles



... can put the debt ceiling to rest for maybe a couple more months," Frank Ingarra, who helps manage $1.4 billion at Greenwich, Connecticut-based NorthCoast Asset Management LLC, said in a phone interview. The U.S. House voted to temporarily suspend ...

http://washpost.bloomberg.com/Story?docId=1376-MH2NLB1A1I4H01-725MCG6PJAGEIARE0B8P6UPNG1

Greenwich RTM Approves Funds For Storm Damage



Following approval by the Board of Estimate and Taxation in December , the Greenwich Representative Town Meeting on Monday reportedly approved the release of $3.1 million for damage caused to town facilities during Hurricane Sandy.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/greenwich-rtm-approves-funds-for-storm-damage

The best defense is a good offense



Instructor Frank Drake coaches participants on various methods of defense against an attack at The Junior League of Greenwich and the YWCA Greenwich's second annual Women's Self Defense Class, which was held recently at the Y. Photo: Contributed Photo Instructor Frank Drake coaches participants on various methods of defense against an attack at The ... (more)

http://www.greenwichcitizen.com/news/article/The-best-defense-is-a-good-offense-4218120.php

Celebrating community: Chabad of Greenwich gala honors those who are part of "something bigger"



Maryashie Deren, left, presents the Outstanding Educator Award to Maya Hecht at Chabad of Greenwich's annual gala, which was held recently.

http://www.greenwichcitizen.com/news/article/Celebrating-community-Chabad-of-Greenwich-gala-4218106.php

More



Dr. Jeremy Barowsky, a psychiatrist at Greenwich Hospital, spoke to a crowd recently about Seasonal Affective Disorder.

http://www.greenwichcitizen.com/news/article/A-SAD-state-Tis-the-season-for-Seasonal-4218125.php

Passing the torch: Olympic swimmers inspire students during visit to Convent of the Sacred Heart



Olympic swimmers and "Sacred Heart sisters" Katie Ledecky, left, and Lia Neal recently visited Convent of the Sacred Heart in Greenwich.

http://www.greenwichcitizen.com/highschool/articleGallery/Passing-the-torch-Olympic-swimmers-inspire-4218114.php

Sandy Hook school granted calendar waiver



... Milford, which ended with 179 days. The state board also granted a three-day waiver for Hamilton Avenue School in Greenwich in 2008. Before Wednesday's approval for Sandy Hook Elementary's 177-day calendar, the state Board of Education heard from ...

http://www.newstimes.com/local/article/Sandy-Hook-School-granted-calendar-waiver-4217439.php

Newtown Democratic Committee: Gun Reforms Will Make Us Safer



Dannel P. Malloy and U.S. Senators Richard Blumenthal and Christopher Murphy . The committee approved is position unanimously during a vote on Jan.

http://www.courant.com/news/connecticut/hc-newtown-democrat-gun-statement-20130123,0,2250121.story

Sandy Hook school granted calendar waiver



... Milford, which ended with 179 days. The state board also granted a three-day waiver for Hamilton Avenue School in Greenwich in 2008. Before Wednesday's approval for Sandy Hook Elementary's 177-day calendar, the state Board of Education heard from ...

http://m.newstimes.com/danbury/db_14216/contentdetail.htm?contentguid=LbSoc5FP&detailindex=3&pn=0&ps=4

Making the grade -- as a person



... to become. Donna Spellman is Family Centers ' director of self-sufficiency and independent living. With offices in Greenwich, Stamford, Darien and New Canaan, Family Centers is a United Way, Darien Community Fund and New Canaan Community Foundation ...

http://www.greenwichcitizen.com/opinion/article/Making-the-grade-as-a-person-4217766.php

Rye Brook Man Punches Wall After Being Arrested for DUI



A 59 year-old Rye Brook man was arrested Tuesday afternoon for allegedly driving under the influence of alcohol after officers witnessed him operating his vehicle erratically on East Putnam Avenue, according to reports provided by the Greenwich Police Department .

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/rye-brook-man-punches-wall-after-being-arrest-for-dui

Record-Breaking Performances Earn Kara Capossela Diver of the Week Honor



University of Maine women's diver Kara Capossela (Greenwich, Conn.) has earned her fourth America East Diver of the Week award of the season, as announced by the conference on Tuesday evening. Capossela highlighted her week by breaking both the one ...

http://www.goblackbears.com/sports/w-swimonly/2012-13/releases/201301233wbmn8

Reckson Neighbors Not Warming Up to Ice Rink Proposal



... Board of Appeals. Read more on that here . Homeowner's association representatives from Doral Greens, BelleFair, Greenwich and the Director of Planning and Zoning for the Town of Greenwich Planning, Diane Fox, also spoke against the project. Fox ...

http://rye.patch.com/articles/reckson-neighbors-not-warming-up-to-ice-rink-proposal

Greenwich HS Student Named Intel Science Finalist



Greenwich High School senior Stephen LeBreton has been named one of 40 finalists in the Intel Science Talent Search , the nation's most prestigious pre-college science competition.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/greenwich-hs-student-named-intel-science-finalist

Greenwich Student Named Intel Science Award Finalist



GREENWICH, Conn. Stephen Le Breton, a senior at Greenwich High School, has been named one of 40 finalists in the nation for the Intel Science Talent Search 2013, the Society for Science and the Public announced in a press release Wednesday morning.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/schools/greenwich-student-named-intel-science-award-finalist

Public Info Meeting for Byram River Basin Study to Held Wednesday



The Department of Public Works will be holding a public information meeting on Wednesday at the Bendheim Western Greenwich Civic Center at 7:30 p.m. to answer residents' and business owners' questions about a proposed cost-shared feasibility study between Greenwich and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to determine if flood risk management ... (more)

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/public-info-meeting-for-byram-river-basin-study-to-held-wednesday

Hockey: Rye Country Day School edges rival Rye, 2-1



... going to be a close game no matter what the matchup is on paper," said RCDS defenseman Michael Rocco, who lives in Greenwich, Conn. "They have very skilled players, too, and there's an extra intensity. When we scored that first goal, then we knew we ...

http://www.lohud.com/needlogin?type=login&redirecturl=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.lohud.com%2Fapps%2Fpbcs.dll%2Farticle%3FAID%3D2013301230059%26nclick_check%3D1

Tuesday, January 22, 2013

Police: Greenwich girl missing since Friday



... t Chester, N.Y., according to police. Anyone with information about Perez and her whereabouts is asked to call the Greenwich Police Department's tip line at 800-372-1176.

http://m.ctpost.com/connpost/db_43460/contentdetail.htm?detailindex=1&contentguid=AjNxKohS&pn=0

on the Move-Focus Financial boosts clients assets by $450 mln



... Private Wealth Management, based in Westport, Connecticut. Rockwell, who managed $110 million in client assets at Greenwich, Connecticut-based firm Chronogram, joined LLBH as a managing director. Focus firm CapGroup Advisors, a Richmond, ...

http://www.reuters.com/article/2013/01/22/focus-financial-idUSL1E9CHD9D20130122?feedType=RSS&feedName=financialsSector

In CT, a Vast Divide Between Rich and Poor



An article published this week on NPR.org juxtaposes the economic and social disparity between Bridgeport and Greenwich , and uses the comparison to argue that the American dream is a pie in the sky for most Americans.

http://newcanaan.patch.com/articles/in-ct-a-vast-divide-between-rich-and-poor-c79e426f

Liberty Center Office Complex and Westin Convention Center Hotel in...



Jan. 22, 2013--A Greenwich, Conn.-based global investment firm appears to be a front-runner to acquire the Liberty Center office complex and accompanying Westin Convention Center hotel in Downtown.

http://www.hotel-online.com/News/PR2013_1st/Jan13_WestinPittsburgh.html

XPO Logistics to Participate in Transportation Industry Conferences



Dahlman Rose & Co. Global Transportation Confab Stifel Nicolaus Transportation and Logistics Conference BB&T Capital Markets Transportation Services Conference GREENWICH, Conn.

http://www.pr-inside.com/xpo-logistics-to-participate-in-transportation-ind-r3561018.htm

XPO Logistics Schedules Fourth Quarter 2012 Results Conference Call for Thursday, February 28, 2013



GREENWICH, Conn. - January 22, 2013 - XPO Logistics, Inc. will hold its fourth quarter conference call and webcast on Thursday, February 28, 2013, at 8:30 a.m. Eastern Time.

http://www.pr-inside.com/xpo-logistics-schedules-fourth-quarter-2012-result-r3561012.htm