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Thursday, February 28, 2013

Is Linda McMahon planting more political seeds?



... most ironic platform -- on the role women can play in an economic recovery that quoted Alexis de Tocqueville. The Greenwich resident and the former chief executive of WWE gave several thousand dollars to the state Republican Party just last week, ...

http://m.ctpost.com/connpost/db_43460/contentdetail.htm?detailindex=1&contentguid=9H325Hxs&pn=0

Is McMahon planting political seeds?



... Photo: Bob Luckey Republican candidate for U.S. Senate Linda McMahon walks with her ballot in hand while voting in Greenwich, Conn., Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012. McMahon and Democratic opponent Chris Murphy are vying for the Senate seat now held by Joe ...

http://www.newstimes.com/local/article/Is-Linda-McMahon-planting-more-political-seeds-4318843.php

Is Linda McMahon planting more political seeds?



... Photo: Bob Luckey Republican candidate for U.S. Senate Linda McMahon walks with her ballot in hand while voting in Greenwich, Conn., Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2012. McMahon and Democratic opponent Chris Murphy are vying for the Senate seat now held by Joe ...

http://www.ctpost.com/local/article/Is-Linda-McMahon-planting-more-political-seeds-4318843.php

Tri-State completes LED lighting retrofit of 1515 Broadway in Times Square



... and offer attractive return on investment for its customers. Scott Glidden is an energy reduction specialist in Greenwich, CT working closely with commercial businesses and real estate companies in the Tri-State area. Our comprehensive audits and ...

http://www.examiner.com/article/tri-state-completes-led-lighting-retrofit-of-1515-broadway-times-square?cid=rss

Byram restaurant changes name, but it's the same family



... and menu. Photo: Helen Neafsey In the 30-odd years since Famous Pizza and Souvlaki opened in the Byram section of Greenwich, owner John Karipedes , known as "John the Greek," became the recognizable face of his restaurant, standing in the window and ...

http://www.newstimes.com/news/article/Byram-restaurant-changes-name-but-it-s-the-same-4318420.php

NBC News Kate Snow to Serve as Master of Ceremonies for the 11th...



Kate Snow, Correspondent for NBC News "Rock Center with Brian Williams" will serve as the master of ceremonies for the Smart Kids with Learning Disabilities benefit, The Sky's The Limit, presented by Lindamood-Bell Learning Centers on April 26, 2013 at the Greenwich Hyatt Regency.

http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/2/prweb10480538.htm

Ryan Nickum: Six Homes Inspired by Hollywood



... There are others out there, including this spectacular one by Elite Home Theater Seating and a $2 million one in Greenwich, Connecticut. Batman is kind of a big thing in home decor. This mountaintop retreat belonged to the late Dick Clark and it's ...

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ryan-nickum/6-homes-inspired-by-holly_b_2782222.html?utm_hp_ref=entertainment&ir=Entertainment&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+HP%2FEntertainment+%28Entertainment+on+The+Huffington+Post%29

'Room' plays to strong response in New York readings



... & Clyde." Hudock is also serving as producer of the play by Rocco Natale, his friend since their days together at Greenwich High School. Photo: Contributed Photo Last week, in a studio space high above 43rd Street in Manhattan, the dream of two ...

http://www.ctpost.com/news/article/Room-plays-to-strong-response-in-New-York-4318103.php

Byram restaurant changes name, but it's the same family



... and menu. Photo: Helen Neafsey In the 30-odd years since Famous Pizza and Souvlaki opened in the Byram section of Greenwich, owner John Karipedes , known as "John the Greek," became the recognizable face of his restaurant, standing in the window and ...

http://www.ctpost.com/news/article/Byram-restaurant-changes-name-but-it-s-the-same-4318420.php

Teufel to speak at FC Sports Commission breakfast



... Radio sports talk show host Chris (Mad Dog) Russo, a New Canaan resident, will be the emcee.Teufel, who is a Greenwich native and member of the Fairfield County Sports Hall of Fame, was a key player for the Mets' 1986 World Championship team. For ...

http://m.newstimes.com/danbury/db_10914/contentdetail.htm?contentguid=LzZpGYq1&detailindex=3&pn=0&ps=5

Tudor Said to Plan First Equity Funds Since Pallotta Left in ?09



... early stages of planning, and may decide to shelve the funds, the people said. Patrick Clifford, a spokesman for Greenwich, Connecticut-based Tudor, declined to comment. The firm, founded by billionaire Paul Tudor Jones, started its Raptor Global ...

http://washpost.bloomberg.com/Story?docId=1376-MIW1346S973J01-6O4NDR75SI2ITVEKKK16EC0JE0

Mary A. Christiansen, 86, Longtime Greenwich Resident



... was born July 17, 1926 in Port Chester, N.Y. to Frank and Millie (Salerno) Mitchell. She graduated from Greenwich High School in 1945. Christiansen was a member of St. Rocha's Senior Group and the Western Greenwich AARP. She is survived by her two ...

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/obituaries/mary-christiansen-86-longtime-greenwich-resident

Movie Review: "Side Effects" - Dangerous Interactions



... to prison for insider trading. Once these high-riding Generation X-ers had it all. Y'know, the country club set in Greenwich, Connecticut, and all that it entails. Well, that's gone and baby is blue. Problem is, even after hubby Martin Taylor, ...

http://njtoday.net/2013/02/28/movie-review-side-effects-dangerous-interactions/

Celebrity chef named co-chair of horse-racing task force



... racing circuit in each of the past two years. The NYRA board has also authorized the hiring of RSR Partners of Greenwich, Conn., to conduct a search for a new chief executive officer. The racing organization holds exclusive state licenses to operate ...

http://www.bizjournals.com/buffalo/news/2013/02/28/celebrity-chef-named-co-chair-of.html?ana=RSS&s=article_search&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+bizj_national+%28Bizjournals+National+Feed%29

The Lexington Hotel in New York Citys Midtown Redesigns to Bring Glamorous Jazz Age Back to Life



... leader who is credited for his work at hotels such as W New York, W Union Square and the popular JHouse Hotel in Greenwich, Connecticut, leads the design charge for the Lexington New York City. Ashens design will transform the hotels public spaces ...

http://gamedeveloper.digitalmedianet.com/article/The-Lexington-Hotel-in-New-York-Citys-Midtown-Redesigns-to-Bring-Glamorous-Jazz-Age-Back-to-Life-2455624

Pope Talks About Successor



VATICAN CITY On his last morning in office Thursday, Pope Benedict XVI pledged to respect and obey his successor and told the church's cardinals that he would pray for them to be guided by the Holy Spirit in their selection of a new pontiff.

http://www.courant.com/la-fg-wn-pope-retires-20130228,0,6732774.story

$60M Aid To Syrian Opposition



ROME -- U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry pledged an additional $60 million in aid to Syrian opposition forces Thursday, including food and medical support directly to armed rebels for the first time but turning aside their demand for weapons.

http://www.courant.com/la-fg-wn-kerry-aide-to-syrian-opposition-forces-20130228,0,2941108.story

Maureen Laughlin, 75, Formerly Of Stamford



Born in Greenwich to Andrew and Josephine Kohut, Laughlin was a longtime resident of Stamford before moving to Georgia nearly 14 years ago.

http://stamford.dailyvoice.com/obituaries/maureen-laughlin-75-formerly-stamford

Suspect Surrenders to Greenwich Police



Joshua J. Evans, 25, of 4 Lockwood Pl., Port Chester, NY, was arrested by Greenwich Police who obtained a warrant charging him with second-degree failure to appear in court.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/suspect-surrenders-to-greenwich-police

Town, Board of Ed Weighing Options for PCB Cleanup at High School



Greenwich town and education officials have released reports that analyze the extent of soil contamination at Greenwich High School.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/town-board-of-ed-weighing-options-for-pcb-cleanup-at-high-school

Greens Farms Basketball Romps In New England Opener



... Farms will meet the winner of Wednesday's game between Hyde and Providence Country Day. Eggers, a senior from Greenwich, needed just seven points to become the fifth player in school history to clear 1,000. He took care of that milestone in the ...

http://westport.dailyvoice.com/sports/greens-farms-basketball-romps-new-england-opener

Final Study Released On Greenwich High Soil Contaminants



GREENWICH, Conn. More than a year-and-a-half of studies of the contaminated ground under the athletic fields at Greenwich High School is coming to a close as the first part of a final comprehensive study was released Wednesday.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/schools/final-study-released-greenwich-high-soil-contaminants

Wednesday, February 27, 2013

Hotels group sold to US investment firm Starwood



... and around 4000 rooms across the Principal Hayley portfolio. Starwood Capital Group, which has its headquarters in Greenwich, Connecticut, already owns Louvre Hotel Group and has interests in many Meridien Hotels.

http://www.heraldscotland.com/business/company-news/hotels-group-sold-to-us-investment-firm-starwood.20365104

Record



Lyme Research Alliance is holding its major fundraising gala, "Time for Lyme," on April 6 at the Hyatt Regency Greenwich.

http://www.greenwichcitizen.com/news/article/Record-4314164.php

5 Teens Hospitalized After Arriving Drunk At Greenwich Dance



GREENWICH, Conn. Five teens were hospitalized Saturday after showing up highly intoxicated at a dance at the Greenwich Teen Center on Arch Street, according to a news release from the first selectman's office.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/news/5-hospitalized-after-arriving-drunk-greenwich-dance

Greenwich Locals Being Paid To Avoid Aniston Movie Shoot



GREENWICH, Conn. Greenwich residents near shooting locations of Jennifer Aniston's latest film are being paid up to $300 to stay away from the set because of paparazzi concerns, according to a Business Insider article .

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/lifestyle/greenwich-locals-being-paid-avoid-aniston-movie-shoot

Starwood Capital Group Closes Transaction to Acquire Principal Hayley ...



... The transaction continues Starwood Capital Group's expansion in the hotel sector, particularly in Europe. The Greenwich, Connecticut-based firm currently owns, among other assets, the Louvre Hotel Group, which includes over 1,100 hotels located in ...

http://www.hotel-online.com/News/PR2013_1st/Feb13_StarwoodCGPHayley.html

Himes Will Chair DCCC National Finance Team in 2014



... House Financial Services Committee, he's also a former employee of Goldman Sachs. His base in the 4th District is Greenwich, Conn., one of the wealthiest communities in the country. Himes has been an active with the DCCC in recent cycles. In 2012, ...

http://atr.rollcall.com/himes-will-chair-dccc-national-finance-team-in-2014/

Award winning dog writers gather at annual pre-Westminster awards banquet



... Canine, is a certified professional dog trainer teaching dog training classes in Westchester, Manhattan and Greenwich, CT homes. A valedictorian graduate of The San Francisco SPCA Academy for Dog Trainers, she is committed to applying learning ...

http://www.examiner.com/article/award-winning-dog-writers-gather-at-annual-pre-westminster-awards-banquet?cid=rss

Pet food stamps make kibble in every bowl a reality.



... Canine, is a certified professional dog trainer teaching dog training classes in Westchester, Manhattan and Greenwich, CT homes. A valedictorian graduate of The San Francisco SPCA Academy for Dog Trainers, she is committed to applying learning ...

http://www.examiner.com/article/kibble-every-bowl-pet-food-stamps-is-an-idea-whose-time-has-come?cid=rss

From Italy to America - celebrating a cultural heritage



Steven Stearns of Greenwich provided this photograph of his Italian-born grandmother Rose Benvenuto and her son Michael to the Greenwich Historical Society's for it's "From Italy to America" exhibit.

http://www.greenwichcitizen.com/news/article/From-Italy-to-America-celebrating-a-cultural-4314080.php

From Italy to America - And Back Again



To coincide with the Greenwich Historical Society 's "From Italy to America" exhibit and four months of Italian-American programs and events, Greenwich resident and Ambassador-at-Large Bea Crumbine has arranged for a tour to the town's "Sister Cities" in southern Italy -- Rose in Calabria, and Morra De Sanctis in Campania.

http://www.greenwichcitizen.com/news/article/From-Italy-to-America-And-Back-Again-4314081.php

A cherished love: Novel based on real-life Greenwich couple tells a story of endless devotion



... You," is based on the true story of the endless love between her mother and father. Photo: Contributed Photo For Greenwich native Nancy Prieston it all began when her father, Dan Jasensky , handed her a worn little book on Nov. 22, 2003, the night ...

http://www.greenwichcitizen.com/news/article/A-cherished-love-Novel-based-on-real-life-4314000.php

Producers On Jennifer Aniston's Movie Set Are Paying Locals $300 To Stay Away



Residents of Greenwich, Conn. shouldn't plan on cozying up to Jennifer Aniston despite her latest movie "Untitled Elmore Leonard Project" filming in the town.

http://www.businessinsider.com/producers-on-jennifer-anistons-movie-set-are-paying-locals-300-to-stay-away-2013-2?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+businessinsider%2Fthewire+%28The+Wire%29

Alfred Uihlein Elser Jr., 78, Of Greenwich



... the Atomic Energy Commission, NOAA and the Department of Defense. He was a long-time member of Christ Church, Greenwich. Elser is survived by his wife, Anne; a son, Alfred Uihlein Elser lll, of Hanover, N.H.; two daughters, Elizabeth Lee Elser, of ...

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/obituaries/alfred-uihlein-elser-jr-78-greenwich

Greenwich's Eggers Blossoms For Greens Farms Basketball



GREENWICH, Conn. Greenwich's Hunter Eggers appreciates the ascent of the Greens Farms Academy boys basketball team more than any player on the team.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/sports/greenwichs-eggers-blossoms-greens-farms-basketball

Greenwich Library Offers New Digital Magazine Service



GREENWICH, Conn. The Greenwich announced it will offer digital magazines as an effort to keep up with the rapidly changing technology of the 21st century.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/lifestyle/greenwich-library-offers-new-digital-magazine-service

Starwood Capital Group Acquires Principal Hayley Group



GREENWICH, Conn.-Starwood Capital Group, a private investment firm, announced that an investment fund affiliated with Starwood has acquired Principal Hayley Group, a collection of 23 city-center hotels and training venues across the UK and Europe.

http://www.lodgingmagazine.com/News/News/Starwood-Capital-Group-Acquires-Principal-Hayley-G-2666.aspx

2 Equinox Employees Charged in Credit Card Theft



Two employees of Equinox gym in Darien have been charged with stealing from customers by using credit card information to buy $1,621 worth of clothes at Equinox gyms in Darien and Greenwich.

http://darien.patch.com/articles/two-equinox-employees-charged-with-stealing-credit-card-info

Kail Won't Seek Reelection to School Board



Democratic Greenwich Board of Education member Nancy Kail has decided against seeking reelection.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/kail-won-t-seek-reelection-to-school-board

Greenwich Fire House Demolition Proceeding



The work to demolish the 1930s era Greenwich Fire Department 's Central Fire House in downtown Greenwich has begun in earnest.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/greenwich-fire-house-demolition-proceeding

Officials Reviewing Teen Center Admission Policies After Weekend Incidents



Greenwich officials are scheduled to meet again today to review security and admission procedures at the Arch Street teen center after five high school students were taken from a center dance Saturday night and treated at Greenwich Hospital .

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/officials-reviewing-teen-center-admission-policies-after-weekend-incidents

CME Merger Talks Raise Fee Concern That May Stymie Deal



... half of the European derivatives market and some member banks may like it and some wouldn't," Perfumo, based in Greenwich, Connecticut , said by phone. "CME is a very strong competitor and they'd see CME concentrating more and more power, first in ...

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-02-26/cme-merger-talks-raise-fee-concern-that-may-stymie-deal.html

Greenwich Synchronized Skaters Aim For World Stage



GREENWICH, Conn. Greenwich High School seniors Brooke Abbott and Alexandra Scarpulla finished fifth in the world last winter as part of the Skyliners Junior synchronized skating team in the Junior World Challenge Cup.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/sports/greenwich-synchronized-skaters-aim-world-stage

Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Connecticut's most dangerous road



Motorists travel eastbound on Route 1 in Greenwich. At left, a motorist is stopped at the intersection with Byram Road.

http://www.newstimes.com/news/article/Route-1-seen-as-state-s-deadliest-road-4310775.php

Riverside native Dorothy Hamill among 'Dancing' stars



... again, but this time on the dance floor. Hamill, an iconic figure skater who grew up in the Riverside section og Greenwich, , will compete in the new season of "Dancing With the Stars" next month, ABC announced Tuesday. Along with Hamill, country ...

http://m.newstimes.com/danbury/db_14216/contentdetail.htm?contentguid=X8eFTp6C&detailindex=2&pn=0&ps=4

Assault Weapons Ban Hearing Marks First Step Towards Legislation



Two Newtown residents - a parent and a doctor -- will testify on a proposed assault weapons ban Wednesday at the first hearing before the U.S. Senate on legislation in response to the Newtown school shooting.

http://www.courant.com/news/breaking/hc-assault-weapons-ban-hearing-20130226,0,2507728.story

Analysis - Jumbo mortgages are back, but at far from 2007 levels



... keep their debt payments at 43 percent or less of monthly income. Rick Sharga, of Carrington Mortgage Holdings in Greenwich, Connecticut, said that could be problematic for the jumbo market, because many high-income and high net worth borrowers ...

http://au.ibtimes.com/articles/439775/20130227/analysis-jumbo-mortgages-are-back-but-at-far-from-2007-levels.htm

United Rentals to Present at ISI Annual Industrial Conference on March 5, 2013



United Rentals, Inc. Five Greenwich Office Park Greenwich, CT 06831 tel: 203 622-3131 fax: 203 622-6080 ur.com GREENWICH, Conn.

http://www.pr-inside.com/united-rentals-to-present-at-isi-annual-industrial-r3597331.htm

Metro-North to address regional planning organization



... he meeting agenda is available at www.swrpa.org. The SWRMPO is comprised of the chief elected officials of Darien, Greenwich, New Canaan, Norwalk, Stamford, Weston, Westport and Wilton, and the directors of the region's transit districts.

http://m.dariennewsonline.com/darien/db_10915/contentdetail.htm?detailindex=0&contentguid=lsj90svc&pn=0

James F. Duncan, 101, Longtime Greenwich Resident



... e than 45 year career. While at GE, he was an employee benefits executive. Duncan is survived by his son Thomas of Greenwich; three granddaughters; daughter-in-law Marilynn Duncan, of Forest, Va.; and five great grandchildren.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/obituaries/james-f-duncan-101-longtime-greenwich-resident

Metro-North to address regional planning organization



... meeting agenda is available at www.swrpa.org. The SWRMPO is comprised of the chief elected officials of Darien, Greenwich, New Canaan, Norwalk, Stamford, Weston, Westport and Wilton, and the directors of the region's transit districts. The SWRMPO is ...

http://www.dariennewsonline.com/local/article/Metro-North-to-address-regional-planning-4309369.php

Documentary to Air on Women and How They Shaped History



... "said that AOL would fund the project." Earlier this month, Armstrong hosted a community screening of Makers in Greenwich. She said there was a broad swath of generational interest in this documentary. With 180 interviews completed, "The Makers" ...

http://ridgefield.patch.com/articles/documentary-to-air-on-women-and-how-they-shaped-history-8aa5287f

Marion G. Low, 80; Former Sales Woman



... by her beloved husband George E. Low in 2002. For many years she worked in sales at Roberts Furniture in Greenwich. She will be remembered as a wonderful wife, mother, and grandmother who always enjoyed taking care of her family. Marion is survived ...

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/marion-g-low-80

Pols Pressuring Facebook to Pull Some Tribute Pages



... he expects Facebook will do the same for illegitimate tribute pages. The furor emerged after a story published in Greenwich Time Friday , in which Donna Soto - Victoria Soto's mother - expressed concern about the growing number of tribute pages in ...

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/pols-pressuring-facebook-to-pull-some-tribute-pages-107b3acc

Documentary to Air on Women and How They Shaped History



... "said that AOL would fund the project." Earlier this month, Armstrong hosted a community screening of Makers in Greenwich. She said, "It was really interesting. We had eight-year-olds with their mothers, grandmothers and men." With 100 interviews ...

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/documentary-to-air-on-women-and-how-they-shaped-history

Veteran Greenwich Police Officers Retire



Two veteran Greenwich Police officers-each with 27 years of service-with have retired from the department.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/veteran-greenwich-police-officers-retire

Startup Watch: 5 to follow



... as launched by co-founders Micah Kimo Johnson, Janso Rohaly, Bill Yost and Edward Adelson. SURFACExchange: This Greenwich, Conn.-based startup was launched in...

http://www.bizjournals.com/boston/blog/techflash/2013/02/startup-watch-5-to-follow-feb.html?ana=RSS&s=article_search&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+bizj_boston+%28Boston+Business+Journal%29

Startup Watch: 5 to follow



... launched by co-founders Micah Kimo Johnson , Janso Rohaly, Bill Yost and Edward Adelson . SURFACExchange : This Greenwich, Conn.-based startup was launched in 2009 by FX derivatives industry veterans to change the way FX options are trading. After ...

http://www.bizjournals.com/boston/blog/techflash/2013/02/startup-watch-5-to-follow-feb.html?iana=ind_tech

Tommy Hilfiger's Ferrari Tops Greenwich's Grand List



A pair of 2003 Ferrari Enzos - one owned by Tommy Hilfiger - are the highest-assessed cars in Greenwich, according to the tax assessor's office.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/lifestyle/tommy-hilfigers-ferrari-tops-greenwichs-grand-list

Monday, February 25, 2013

C. Everett Koop Dies



Former Surgeon General C. Everett Koop, a pediatric surgeon known for his anti-smoking campaigns and efforts to improve diet and nutrition, died at his home in Hanover, New Hampshire, on Monday.

http://www.courant.com/sns-rt-us-koopbre91o198-20130225,0,2379725.story

Darien Police: Gym Employees Stole Credit Card Info



... two employees used members' credit card information to make clothing purchases at the Equinox gyms in Darien and Greenwich, according to police reports. Seven purchases were made between Nov. 27 and Dec. 6, totaling $1,621.55, police said. Police ...

http://darien.dailyvoice.com/police-fire/darien-police-gym-employees-stole-credit-card-info

Women's Lacrosse Weekly Release - Week 2



... 11 Penn's contest against No. 5 UNC on Saturday. OFFENSIVE PLAYER OF THE WEEK Dartmouth senior Hana Bowers (Old Greenwich, Conn.) began her final campaign as a Big Green in fine fashion, finishing with a game-high four points on a game-high three ...

http://www.ivyleaguesports.com/sports/wlax/2012-13/releases/WLAX_Weekly_Release_-_Week_2

Prep football: Ohio heavyweight Centerville playing at Naples High on Sept. 28



... Kirk Herbstreit. Naples is expecting the hype and atmosphere on par with the Golden Eagles' 2007 game against Greenwich, Conn. The game against the defending Connecticut state champ was believed to have been Naples' first against an out-of-state ...

http://www.marconews.com/news/2013/feb/25/prep-football-ohio-heavyweight-centerville-at-on/?partner=RSS

US pet spending hits $53 billion



... spending first broke the $50 billion barrier, says the American Pet Products Association, a trade group based in Greenwich, Conn. And APPA President and CEO Bob Vetere predicts another 4 percent gain this year. At about $34.3 billion, food and vet ...

http://abclocal.go.com/wls/story?section=news/consumer&id=9006406&rss=rss-wls-article-9006406

U.S. Patents Awarded to Inventors in New Jersey



... been assigned a patent (8,377,069) developed by Jerry D'Alessio II, Belleville, N.J., and Carlos E. Collazo, Old Greenwich, Conn., for a "unicondylar knee cutting guide." The abstract of the patent published by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office ...

http://technews.tmcnet.com/news/2013/02/25/6948019.htm

Steven Alan clothing store opens in new downtown building



... Hampton, N.Y., and two Connecticut showrooms. The retailer made its Nutmeg State debut in December with a store on Greenwich Avenue in Greenwich. Steven Alan is the second retailer to open for business at 100 Post Road East. It follows the national ...

http://www.westport-news.com/news/article/Steven-Alan-clothing-store-opens-in-new-downtown-4306727.php

New Canaan boys hockey team eliminates Greenwich in FCIAC quarterfinals



... while Puck Richardson had one goal and two assists for third-seeded New Canaan in its 4-2 win over sixth-seeded Greenwich in the quarterfinals of the FCIAC Tournament. "We lost last year in the semifinals, so we wanted to come back with a vengeance ...

http://www.newcanaannewsonline.com/news/article/New-Canaan-boys-hockey-team-eliminates-Greenwich-4306429.php

Horizons celebrates 50th anniversary with gala



In 2013, Horizons turns 50, which will be celebrated on Saturday, March 2, at a biennial benefit gala in Greenwich.

http://www.newcanaannewsonline.com/news/article/Horizons-celebrates-50th-anniversary-with-gala-4306683.php

Darien skater glides her way to gold



... Darien resident Brooke Ferris captured gold for her individual preliminary test track performance. The 2013 Greenwich Town Competition was held on Sunday at the Dorothy Hamill Skating Rink in Greenwich. The event, sponsored by the Windy Hill Skating ...

http://www.dariennewsonline.com/news/article/Darien-skater-glides-her-way-to-gold-4306552.php

Crashing the party: Greenwich Crew athletes make some noise at World Indoor Rowing Championships



... World Indoor Rowing Championship, which was held recently in Boston. Curtis, seen here celebrating with Greenwich Crew Head Women's Coach Marko Serafimovski, finished third out of 230 athletes in the Junior Women's Openweight event. It was the first ...

http://www.greenwichcitizen.com/news/article/Crashing-the-party-Greenwich-Crew-athletes-make-4295010.php

Driver Faces Weapons, Motor Vehicle Charges



A motorist on Mason Street who was stopped by Greenwich Police after an automated license plate reader indicated the registration of the Jeep Liberty the man was driving had been suspended, was arrested on weapons and motor vehicle charges.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/driver-faces-weapons-motor-vehicle-charges

BWW Reviews: Freckleface Strawberry in Bridgeport



... who is always looking for more challenging work. Her articles and photos have appeared in Connecticut Magazine, Greenwich Magazine, Stamford Plus, The Advocate, Greenwich Time, The Minuteman, Connecticut Jewish Ledger, The Jewish Chronicle, The ...

http://ct.broadwayworld.com/article/BWW-Reviews-FRECKLEFACE-STRAWBERRY-in-Bridgeport-20130225

Pinkberry Serves Healthy Treats in Downtown Westport



... caramel, honey and pomegranate juice. There are also Pinkberry locations in Fairfield at 1512 Post Road and in Greenwich at 369 Greenwich Ave . "Not only has Pinkberry enjoyed enthusiastic reception and strong growth throughout its first markets in ...

http://westport.patch.com/articles/pinkberry-serves-healthy-treats-in-downtown-westport

What To Do In Greenwich This Week



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

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/events/what-do-greenwich-week-18

Greenwich Public Schools Employees Honored For Outstanding Work



The Greenwich Board of Education , the district honored their own. Headlining the honorees was Maria Keresey, Greenwich Public Schools' own "triple threat," who has worked for several School Superintendents and has been a constant at Havemeyer for 19 years.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/greenwich-public-schools-employees-honored-for-outstanding-work

These Students Are at the Head of the Class



The fall semester Dean's List at Bryant University includes the following town residents: Cindy Contreras, a senior in finance, from Greenwich; Anmei Zheng, a senior in international business in finance, from Riverside.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/these-students-are-at-the-head-of-the-class

Buildings Without Bollards-Greenwich School Security



The Greenwich Board of Education approved an interim appropriation request for $1.4 million in safety and security enhancements to Greenwich Publcic Schools at their business meeting last week at Julian Curtiss School .

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/buildings-without-bollards-greenwich-school-security

Greenwich Arts Council Fetes Artists at 'Art to the Ave' Kick-Off



Excitement pierced the chilly February night as dozens of artists arrived at Bendheim Art Gallery of the Greenwich Arts Center to learn their fates.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/greenwich-arts-council-fetes-artists-at-art-to-the-ave-kick-off

BWW Reviews: Curse of the Starving Class at Long Wharf



... who is always looking for more challenging work. Her articles and photos have appeared in Connecticut Magazine, Greenwich Magazine, Stamford Plus, The Advocate, Greenwich Time, The Minuteman, Connecticut Jewish Ledger, The Jewish Chronicle, The ...

http://ct.broadwayworld.com/article/BWW-Reviews-CURSE-OF-THE-STARVING-CLASS-at-Long-Wharf-20130225

See Greenwich's Recent Home Sales



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

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/real-estate/see-greenwichs-recent-home-sales-11

Ruth Bass: Trombones, umbrellas and theater



... gets em, and they hardly know they've been had. For "The Music Man," a courageous and talented music director in Greenwich, Conn., spent weeks corralling, coaching and probably scolding a slew of 13-year-olds into learning lines, making fast costume ...

http://www.berkshireeagle.com/columnists/ci_22661740/ruth-bass-trombones-umbrellas-and-theater?source=rss

Sunday, February 24, 2013

GA swim



Junior Kitty Arenz of Greenwich Academy should have a strong year in the pool for the Gators.

http://www.greenwichcitizen.com/news/article/GA-swim-4105910.php

Greenwich asks about underground lines



Greenwich is asking Connecticut's largest utility to provide details on what it would take to install underground power lines to avoid outages in storms.

http://www.wtnh.com/dpp/news/connecticut/Greenwich-asks-utility-to-detail-underground-lines

U.S. Prosectors Build Case Against Steve Cohen, Hedge Fund Billionaire



... hidden from view. Although Steve Cohen rarely gives interviews and lives in a gated 35,000 square feet mansion in Greenwich, Connecticut - he appears in public often such as at the recent Hurricane Sandy benefit concert in Madison Square Gardens in ...

http://www.corpwatch.org/article.php?id=15820

Best Hair Extensions NYC-Best Hair Extension Salons(212) 230-1397



... apple town in addition to the entire Manhattan, New York including Massachusetts, Boston, selected clientele from Greenwich, Connecticut and of course Long Island NY. However handily, Rodolfo Valentin best hair extension Salons are the perfect spot ...

http://www.prlog.org/12085954-best-hair-extensions-nycbest-hair-extension-salons212-230-1397.html

Greenwich artist hopes for return of seized paintings



Greenwich artist Marian "Bing" Bingham paints in her studio Thursday, Jan. 19, 2012.

http://www.greenwichcitizen.com/news/article/Greenwich-artist-hopes-for-return-of-seized-3033027.php

Massage Parlor Busted on Prostitution Charges



... allegedly driving double the posted speed limit. The driver was also double the legal alcohol limit, police said. Greenwich police say they arrested a motorist who was reportedly following a commercial delivery driver in the wee, small hours of the ...

http://stratford.patch.com/articles/massage-parlors-busted-on-prostitution-charges

Clearing snow doesn't justify state raises or the benefits



... tainable levels of public sector compensation. Red Jahncke heads the Townsend Group, a business consulting firm in Greenwich and is an occasional contributor to The Day.

http://www.theday.com/article/20130224/OP04/302249981

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-ead3fa2c

Winter Weather Advisory



... THE CITIES OF...HARTFORD...WINDSOR LOCKS...UNION... WEST GREENWICH 349 AM EST SUN FEB 24 2013 ...WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 AM EST THIS MORNING... * LOCATIONS...HIGHEST ...

http://www.wtnh.com/dpp/weather/watch_warning/Winter-Weather-Advisory_58902749

$53B spent on pets last year



... spending first broke the $50 billion barrier, says the American Pet Products Association, a trade group based in Greenwich, Conn. And APPA President and CEO Bob Vetere predicts another 4 percent gain this year. At about $34.3 billion, food and vet ...

http://www.dailydemocrat.com/ci_22657992/53b-spent-pets-last-year

AVANT Capital Partners Originates Multiple Small Balance Loans in 4Q 2012



GREENWICH, CT, February 24, 2013 /24-7PressRelease/ -- AVANT Capital Partners , a leading Greenwich CT based commercial real estate lender, has originated a series of small balance bridge and conventional loans in the fourth quarter of 2012.

http://www.24-7pressrelease.com/press-release-rss/avant-capital-partners-originates-multiple-small-balance-loans-in-4q-2012-331596.php

Microbrewery Makes Frothy Inroads In Fairfield County



... out of a rambling,100-year-old, 10,000-square-foot converted factory in Stratford. Hittle, who grew up in Old Greenwich and now lives in Greenwich, worked as chief marketing officer at Pabst Brewing Company until 2010. He was on the team that ...

http://norwalk.dailyvoice.com/lifestyle/microbrewery-makes-frothy-inroads-fairfield-county

U.S. spent more than $53B on pets in '12



... spending first broke the $50 billion barrier, says the American Pet Products Association, a trade group based in Greenwich, Conn. And APPA President and CEO Bob Vetere predicts another 4 percent gain this year. At about $34.3 billion, food and vet ...

http://lubbockonline.com/business/2013-02-24/us-spent-more-53b-pets-12

Saturday's high school top performers



... in the SWC quarterfinals. Quincy McKnight , St. Joseph boys basketball: Scored 24 points in a 77-56 win over Greenwich in the FCIAC quarterfinals. Sean Obi, Greens Farms Academy boys basketball: Had 24 points and 12 rebounds in a 67-42 win over ...

http://www.ctpost.com/highschool/article/Saturday-s-high-school-top-performers-4303492.php

Saturday, February 23, 2013

For those who need care, there's no place like home



... ble to move into her condominium home in Bridgeport. She's one of many people in Fairfield County communities like Greenwich, Stamford and Danbury to take advantage of programs that allow people with long-term care needs to stay at home.

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

GFA pulls away from Brunswick to win first FAA boys basketball title



... it." Afterward, Eggers reflected on the win and the bond he shares with his teammates, especially Tate. The two Greenwich residents have played basketball together for the last six years, dating back to their days with the Greenwich Flames travel ...

http://www.westport-news.com/sports/article/GFA-pulls-away-from-Brunswick-to-win-first-FAA-4303348.php

Thief of church offerings collects 18 months in jail



... court. He was arrested for stealing more than $1,000 in cash from St. Catherine of Siena Church, shown above, in Greenwich. Photo: Bob Luckey A serial thief admitted to stealing more than $1,000 in cash from a Greenwich church during Sunday services ...

http://www.ctpost.com/policereports/article/Thief-of-church-offerings-collects-18-months-in-4303053.php

Skakel family: We have suffered too



... is serving 20 years to life for fatally beating Moxley with a golf club when they were 15-year-old neighbors in Greenwich, Conn. Photo: Jessica Hill, Associated Press In this Oct. 24, 2012, file photo, Michael Skakel listens during a parole hearing ...

http://www.ctpost.com/news/article/Skakel-family-We-have-suffered-too-4303068.php

American priorities: Pets or poverty



... spending first broke the $50 billion barrier, says the American Pet Products Association, a trade group based in Greenwich, Connecticut. And APPA President and CEO Bob Vetere predicts another 4 percent gain this year. According to the group's data, ...

http://www.examiner.com/article/american-priorities-pets-or-poverty?cid=rss

Mourners gather in Greenwich, Conn., for Jamie Love memorial



Friends and family gathered Saturday afternoon at North Greenwich Congregational Church to honor Jamie Love in a memorial service.

http://www.lohud.com/needlogin?type=login&redirecturl=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.lohud.com%2Fapps%2Fpbcs.dll%2Farticle%3FAID%3D2013302230025%26nclick_check%3D1

Catch an Oscar-Nominated Film In and Around Greenwich



Film fans needing to catch up on the Academy Award-nominated movies before Oscar Sunday are in luck-several of the Best Picture nominees are still playing.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/catch-an-oscar-nominated-film-in-and-around-greenwich

What To Do This Weekend Around the Region



... today and tomorrow to help you make the most of your weekend. Click on the headline of each for more information Greenwich: Fairfield University Glee Club Concert "Music for a Winter's Evening" Where : St. Catherine of Siena Church , 4 Riverside ...

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/what-to-do-this-weekend-around-the-region

Record



... Sechi), Gino Furano and Frank Napolitano. Photo: Contributed Photo Sunday mornings through April 7, The Friends of Greenwich Point with Dept. of Parks and Rec. are sponsoring the Safe Roads Program with traffic restricted on Sunday mornings from 9 ...

http://www.dariennewsonline.com/news/article/Record-4112610.php

Record



Stand-up comedienne and Greenwich Historical Society board member Bonnie Levison will lead a three-session storytelling workshop being offered by the society on Jan.

http://www.dariennewsonline.com/news/article/Record-4147024.php

Americans spent more than $53 billion on pets last year



... spending first broke the $50 billion barrier, says the American Pet Products Association, a trade group based in Greenwich, Conn. And APPA President and CEO Bob Vetere predicts another 4 percent gain this year. At about $34.3 billion, food and vet ...

http://www.thereporter.com/business/ci_22653138/americans-spent-more-than-53-billion-pets-last

Find A Job In And Around Greenwich



GREENWICH, Conn. - Are you looking for a job in and around Greenwich? Here are some positions posted by employers who are hiring:

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/business/find-job-and-around-greenwich-11

Americans spent over $53 billion on pets last year



... spending first broke the $50 billion barrier, says the American Pet Products Association, a trade group based in Greenwich, Conn. And APPA President and CEO Bob Vetere predicts another 4 percent gain this year. At about $34.3 billion, food and vet ...

http://www.postandcourier.com/article/20130223/PC05/130229674/1010/americans-spent-over-53-billion-on-pets-last-year

Friday, February 22, 2013

Pampered pets: Animal care spending surpasses $53B in US



... spending first broke the $50 billion barrier, says the American Pet Products Association, a trade group based in Greenwich, Conn. And APPA President and CEO Bob Vetere predicts another 4 percent gain this year. At about $34.3 billion, food and vet ...

http://www.clarionledger.com/needlogin?type=login&redirecturl=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.clarionledger.com%2Fapps%2Fpbcs.dll%2Farticle%3FAID%3D2013130222028%26nclick_check%3D1

Americans spent a whopping $53 billion on just their pets in 2012



... spending first broke the $50 billion barrier, says the American Pet Products Association, a trade group based in Greenwich, Connecticut. According to the group's data, $34.3 billion of the astronomical sum was spent on food and veterinary care with ...

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2283186/Americans-spent-whopping-53-billion-just-pets-2012.html?ITO=1490&ns_mchannel=rss&ns_campaign=1490

Americans spent over $53 billion on pets last year



... spending first broke the $50 billion barrier, says the American Pet Products Association, a trade group based in Greenwich, Conn. And APPA President and CEO Bob Vetere predicts another 4 percent gain this year. At about $34.3 billion, food and vet ...

http://www.fox4now.com/news/local/192613591.html

Severn River Capital to Wind Down Amid Challenges



Severn River Capital Management LLC, the Greenwich, Connecticut-based hedge fund founded by Scott Roth, is winding down after a "challenging" investing environment, according to a statement.

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-02-22/severn-river-capital-to-wind-down-amid-challenges.html

Video: Feb. 22 Weekly Wrapup



... campus, that means 300 more students would receive degrees every year and 35 new staff members would be hired. In Greenwich, Connecticut's newest senator, Chris Murphy met with first selectman Peter Tesei to talk federal funding Wednesday. Murphy ...

http://stamford.itsrelevant.com/content/13422/Feb._22_Weekly_Wrapup

Americans spent over $53 billion on pets last year



... spending first broke the $50 billion barrier, says the American Pet Products Association, a trade group based in Greenwich, Conn. And APPA President and CEO Bob Vetere predicts another 4 percent gain this year. At about $34.3 billion, food and vet ...

http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2013/feb/22/americans-spent-over-53-billion-pets-last-year/?

Skepticism about U.S. spending seen in consumer stocks



... the S&P 500 Equal- Weight Consumer Staples Index, according to Jim Stellakis , founder and director of research at Greenwich, Connecticut-based research company Technical Alpha. Since Jan. 25, the large-cap discretionary stocks have "given up" their ...

http://www.ctpost.com/news/article/Skepticism-about-U-S-spending-seen-in-consumer-4301126.php

Americans spent over $53 billion on pets last year



That's up 5 percent from 2011, when spending first broke the $50 billion barrier, says the American Pet Products Association, a trade group based in Greenwich, Conn.

http://www.sanluisobispo.com/2013/02/22/2403094/americans-spent-over-53-billion.html#storylink=rss

AVANT Capital Partners Originates Multiple Small Balance Loans in 4Q 2012



AVANT Capital Partners , a leading Greenwich CT based commercial real estate lender, has originated a series of small balance bridge and conventional loans in the fourth quarter of 2012.

http://www.pressreleasepoint.com/avant-capital-partners-originates-multiple-small-balance-loans-4q-2012

Americans spent over $53 billion on pets last year



... spending first broke the $50 billion barrier, says the American Pet Products Association, a trade group based in Greenwich, Conn. And APPA President and CEO Bob Vetere predicts another 4 percent gain this year. At about $34.3 billion, food and vet ...

http://www.sacbee.com/2013/02/22/5209794/americans-spent-over-53-billion.html#mi_rss=AP%20State%20News

Greens Farms Academy in Westport Under Lockdown Following Car Chase



... additional officers, according to dispatch. Update: 1:00 p.m. Greens Farms Academy in Westport - where several Greenwich students attend - is currently under lock down and being searched by police as a developing story unfolds. Officers responded to ...

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/greens-farms-academy-in-westport-under-lockdown-following-car-chase

Elton's Cafe in Library Lower Level is Greenwich's Best Kept Secret



Everyone knows the rule: No food or drink allowed in the library. But in the lower level of Greenwich Library at 101 W. Putnam Ave., Elton's Cafe provides a clean, well-lit exemption from the rule, and the business model is affordable, nutritious comfort food.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/draft-elton-s-caf-in-central-greenwich

Woman Allegedly Stiffed Cab Driver on $50 Fare



... driver over an approximately $50 fare. Police said the cab driver reported that he had picked up Ettinger at the Greenwich Train Station and that she asked to be driven to a friend's house in the Byram area. Unable to locate her friend's house, ...

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/woman-allegedly-stiffed-cab-driver-over-50-fare

Poll: What Movie Should Win Best Picture, Armonk?



ARMONK, N.Y. The family of former Byram Hills High School graduate Jamie Love has scheduled a memorial service on Saturday afternoon at the North Greenwich Congregational Church in Greenwich, Conn.

http://armonk.dailyvoice.com/news/poll-what-movie-should-win-best-picture-westchester

What To Do In Greenwich This Weekend



GREENWICH, Conn. Here's a look at some events happening in Greenwich this weekend.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/events/what-do-greenwich-weekend-19

Investment in terror



Greenwich resident H.T. Narea's new novel, "The Fund," has been called "a financial apocalyptic thriller." Photo: Contributed Photo Is Greenwich resident H. T. Narea looking into the future with his new novel, "The Fund," a story about using money as a weapon? "If legitimate players can manipulate markets with instruments such as derivatives for ... (more)

http://www.greenwichcitizen.com/news/article/Investment-in-terror-1385475.php

What To Do Around Lewisboro, Pound Ridge This Weekend



... made up of some of the funniest women in comedy today that has launched the careers of countless women, including Greenwich Conn. native Condon, Tickets are $36. For tickets, visit http://www.ridgefieldplayhou ...

http://lewisboro.dailyvoice.com/events/what-do-around-lewisboro-pound-ridge-weekend-0

Consumer Stocks Reflect Skepticism About U.S. Spending



... the S&P 500 Equal- Weight Consumer Staples Index, according to Jim Stellakis, founder and director of research at Greenwich, Connecticut-based research company Technical Alpha Inc. Since Jan. 25, the large-cap discretionary stocks have "given up" ...

http://www.bloomberg.com/news/2013-02-22/consumer-stocks-reflect-skepticism-about-u-s-spending.html

Daily Buzz: Should governor try to ram through new gun laws?



Gov. Dannel Malloy surprised everyone by Wednesday by expressing impatience with the pace of gun-control proposals in the legislature and coming out with his own proposals that he hopes to push through the House and Senate.

http://www.courant.com/news/opinion/todaysbuzz/hc-can-governor-ram-through-new-gun-laws-20130221,0,4555970.story

Thursday, February 21, 2013

Anderson Won't Seek Third Term on Board of Education



... after eight years on the BOE, it is important to let new blood in. So I will not be running again," Anderson told Greenwich Patch Thursday afternoon. Valued Educational and Fiscal Skills Anderson expressed appreciation for his supporters. "A large ...

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/anderson-draft

Elderly Couple Victimized in 'Distraction Type' Burglary



Jewelry and cash were stolen from an elderly Greenwich couple's home during what police described as a "distraction type" burglary involving two men claiming to be water company representatives.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/elderly-couple-victimized-in-distraction-type-burglary

I didn't hit her: Celebrity plastic surgeon accused of having 50...



... a divorce, according to one friend, that led to an undignified tussle at the poolside of their 3million home in Greenwich, Connecticut, and the police being called. Prof Kirwan later handed himself in to the police. He has been charged with ...

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2193599/I-didnt-hit-Celebrity-plastic-surgeon-accused-having-50-lovers-says-did-NOT-attack-wife.html?ITO=1490&ns_mchannel=rss&ns_campaign=1490

Memorial Service for Armonk's Jamie Love Scheduled



ARMONK, N.Y. The family of former Byram Hills High School graduate Jamie Love has scheduled a memorial service on Saturday afternoon at the North Greenwich Congregational Church in Greenwich, Conn.

http://armonk.dailyvoice.com/schools/memorial-service-armonk-s-jamie-love-scheduled

W.R. Berkley, Rare 6.7% Yield On Investment Grade Preferred Stock With Downside Protection



... segments: Specialty, Regional, Alternative Markets, Reinsurance and International and is headquartered in Greenwich, CT. The company has been consistently profitable, even during challenging years for financial companies such as 2008. The stock ...

http://seekingalpha.com/article/1211691-w-r-berkley-rare-6-7-yield-on-investment-grade-preferred-stock-with-downside-protection?source=feed

Jamie Love lived life 'at full speed ahead,' family friend says



... 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, and from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday. A service celebrating Love's life will be held at the North Greenwich Congregational Church in Greenwich, Conn. at 4 p.m,. Saturday. Love is survived by his parents Jim and Michelle Love and ...

http://www.lohud.com/needlogin?type=login&redirecturl=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.lohud.com%2Fapps%2Fpbcs.dll%2Farticle%3FAID%3D2013302210058%26nclick_check%3D1

Lyme Disease Panel Discussion Today



... River Gorge Preserve. Co-sponsored by: Audubon at Home, Conservation Commission, Friends of Mianus River Park, Greenwich Land Trust, Inland Wetlands & Watercourses, Mianus River Watershed Council. Greenwich Town Hall is the main government building. ...

http://greenwich.patch.com/events/symposium-on-lyme-diseasejapanese-barberry-connection

Dog Owners Look to Create Pet-Friendly Park in Port Chester



... in communities including New Rochelle (Ward Acres), White Plains (Brockway Place Bark Park) and at Grass Island in Greenwich, CT. In presenting the concept to the Port Chester Board of Trustees, Goren said supporters of the dog park are seeking a ...

http://portchester.patch.com/articles/dog-owners-look-to-create-pet-friendly-park-in-port-chester

Priest falls from rising star to drug suspect



... Catholic Church. Last year, the Rev. Michael R. Moynihan, the former pastor of St. Michael the Archangel Church in Greenwich, was sent to prison for obstructing justice after being accused of spending church money on himself. In 2007, the Rev. ...

http://www.theday.com/article/20130221/NWS12/302219564/1069/rss

Greenwich Cheerleading Team Offers Special Focus



GREENWICH, Conn. Melissa Mansi pushes her special needs cheerleading team during weekly practices at Spirit Zone Too in Greenwich.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/sports/greenwich-cheerleading-team-offers-special-focus

Greenwich tops Danbury



At left, Danyjoel Harris # 2 of Danbury scores on a reverse layup beating Alex Wolf # 32 of Greenwich during the boys high school basketball game between Greenwich High School and Danbury High School at Greenwich, Wednesday, Feb.

http://www.newstimes.com/sports/article/Greenwich-boys-earn-trip-to-FCIAC-playoffs-4295711.php

McKersie's $143M budget includes tech funds



Presenting his first budget proposal to the Board of Education, Superintendent of Schools William McKersie said he wants Greenwich Public Schools to make an "aggressive investment" in digital teaching and learning.

http://m.greenwichcitizen.com/greenwich/db_11279/contentdetail.htm?detailindex=1&contentguid=Vsk7uEkn&pn=0

New Pound Ridge Jewelry Business Helps Girls Sparkle



Cain has owned Femmegems, a custom jewelry boutique in Greenwich, Conn., for the past 10 years.

http://poundridge.dailyvoice.com/business/new-pound-ridge-jewelry-business-helps-girls-sparkle

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Strange bedfellows: Jay Tunney talks about his father Gene's extraordinary friendships at RMA gathering



Jay Tunney, the son of famed boxer Gene Tunney, shared stories of his father's friendships with the likes of George Bernard Shaw, Ernest Hemingway and Greenwich residents Bernard Gimbel and Sam Pryor as part of a presentation to members of the Retired Men's Association.

http://www.greenwichcitizen.com/news/articleGallery/Strange-bedfellows-Jay-Tunney-talks-about-his-4295036.php

Police Reports



A Greenwich man faces a series of charges after police arrested him Monday, Feb.

http://www.greenwichcitizen.com/news/article/Police-Reports-4294755.php

On Cos Cob, family and a walk down Memory Lane



... that I do absolutely nothing about. I'm going to pray over them. That's what I do. How long have you lived in Greenwich? A: Since 1963. How do you think Greenwich has changed over the years? When they threatened to close it, Barbara O'Neill, the ...

http://www.greenwichcitizen.com/news/article/On-Cos-Cob-family-and-a-walk-down-Memory-Lane-4294874.php

Avon to host sixth annual "OSCAR Night Party"



... 7 to 11:30 p.m. on the theater's big screen. The Avon Theatre , a non-profit independent cinema, was founded by Greenwich residents Chuck and Deborah Royce . Chuck Royce serves as president of the board of directors and his wife, Deborah, serves on ...

http://www.greenwichcitizen.com/news/article/Avon-to-host-sixth-annual-OSCAR-Night-Party-4295001.php

Norwalk teen granted probation in 'sexting' case



A Norwalk teenager charged with possession of child pornography after his 14-year-old Greenwich girlfriend "sexted" nude photos to his cellphone, was granted special probation after spending the last three months in jail.

http://m.norwalkcitizenonline.com/norwalk/db_44360/contentdetail.htm?detailindex=2&contentguid=4TiqPlZz&pn=0

UVM students mourn a friend and a teammate



... spokesman Robert Stirewalt. Love's family has scheduled a memorial service for Saturday afternoon at the North Greenwich Congregational Church in Greenwich, Conn. UVM's Catholic Center intends to hold a service for Love on campus at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

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UVM students remember fellow student, teammate



... investigation into his death is continuing. Love's family has planned a memorial service for Saturday at the North Greenwich Congregational Church in Greenwich, Conn. UVM's Catholic Center expects to hold a service on campus at 7 p.m. Tuesday.

http://www.wcax.com/story/21289326/uvm-students-remember-fellow-student-teammate

Greenwich's Claire Feeney Earns College Lacrosse Honor



Greenwich's Claire Feeney was named the Big South Women's Lacrosse Player of the Week after scoring seven goals in a game last week.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/sports/greenwichs-claire-feeney-earns-college-lacrosse-honor

Police Reports



A Greenwich man faces a series of charges after police arrested him Monday, Feb.

http://m.greenwichcitizen.com/greenwich/db_11289/contentdetail.htm?detailindex=0&contentguid=25zts92t&pn=0

Stone Point Capital Acquires GWC Warranty Corporation From CIVC Partners



... information about GWC, see www.gwcwarranty.com . Stone Point Capital LLC is a global private equity firm based in Greenwich, Connecticut, that has a 25-year record of making successful investments in the financial services industry. Stone Point ...

http://www.andhranews.net/Business/2013/Stone-Point-Capital-Acquires-GWC-Warranty-7428.htm

Man Arrested For Possession Of Bath Salts



Ronald W. Scheibel, 59, of Shelton, was found in possession of over 100 pouches of synthetic marijuana and over 12 containers of bath salts, police said.

http://www.courant.com/news/connecticut/hc-bath-salts-0221-20130220,0,5514099.story

Stone Point Capital Acquires GWC Warranty Corporation From CIVC Partners



... information about GWC, see www.gwcwarranty.com . Stone Point Capital LLC is a global private equity firm based in Greenwich, Connecticut, that has a 25-year record of making successful investments in the financial services industry. Stone Point ...

http://www.sys-con.com/node/2547844

J.E. Fishman: Hedgzilla vs. Finothra



... leafy suburbs? As a result, for many years it felt like you couldn't swing a Blackberry on the sidewalks of nearby Greenwich, Connecticut, without hitting a hedge fund manager in the nose. Statistically most of these guys would prove to be merely ...

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/je-fishman/hedgzilla-vs-finothra_b_2717782.html

Police probe Armonk native Jamie Love's death at University of Vermont



... Burlington, Vt., university. Love's family has scheduled a memorial service for Saturday afternoon at the North Greenwich Congregational Church in Greenwich, Conn. The university's Catholic Center intends to hold a service for Love on campus at 7 ...

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UVM students remember fellow student, teammate



... investigation into his death is continuing. Love's family has planned a memorial service for Saturday at the North Greenwich Congregational Church in Greenwich, Conn. UVM's Catholic Center expects to hold a service on campus at 7 p.m. Tuesday. (AP) ...

http://www.sfgate.com/news/article/UVM-students-remember-fellow-student-teammate-4294496.php

Stamford Gas Prices Continue To Increase



... be a while before they begin to ease, according to AAA of Southern New England. Prices at several Stamford and Greenwich stations are currently well above $4 per gallon , and for the Bridgeport region, which encompasses lower Fairfield County, the ...

http://stamford.dailyvoice.com/business/norwalk-gas-prices-continue-increase

KKR Acquires Ontario Solar Projects



... price by Starwood Energy Group Global LLC , an affiliate of Starwood Capital, a private equity firm based in Greenwich, Connecticut. During its period of ownership, Starwood Energy oversaw the construction and operation of the Ontario solar ...

http://www.pehub.com/186893/kkr-acquires-ontario-solar-projects/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+pehub%2Fnews%2Fall+%28PEHub+News%29

More



... participated: Msgr Alan F. Detscher , St. Catherine of Siena Church; Rabbi Mitchell M. Hurwitz , Temple Sholom, Greenwich; Dr. Kareem Adeeb , Imam, The American Institute for Islamic and Arabic Studies, Stamford,; and Rev. Dr. Heather Wright, ...

http://www.greenwichcitizen.com/opinion/article/Letter-to-the-editor-4293843.php

Lent and reconciliation: Reunited (with God) and it feels so good



... it struck me for two reasons. Just a few days before, members of Temple Sholom and Christ Church (along with other Greenwich friends) had the opportunity to spend several occasions over a weekend with Rabbi Sheldon Lewis , a transparently holy ...

http://www.greenwichcitizen.com/opinion/article/Lent-and-reconciliation-Reunited-with-God-and-4293808.php

Knowing when and how to assist your parents



Ed Moran, LCSW is a clinical social worker at Family Centers, Inc, which serves New Canaan, Darien, Stamford and Greenwich.

http://www.greenwichcitizen.com/opinion/article/Knowing-when-and-how-to-assist-your-parents-4293838.php

Caramoor's Judy Evnin To Receive ArtsWestchester Award



... program the Evnin Rising Stars. In addition to her work at Caramoor, Evnin, a resident of New York City and Greenwich, Conn., served on the Katonah Museum of Art's Board of Trustees from 1984 to 1997 and from 1990 to 1995, she was the board's vice ...

http://lewisboro.dailyvoice.com/neighbors/caramoors-judy-evnin-receive-artswestchester-award

Manchester Girl Missing Since Monday



Kaarri Morales is described as black, with brown hair and eyes, 5 feet, 5 inches tall and weighing 136 pounds. She was last seen wearing a blue fleece jacket, black and grey jeans and tan boots. Morales may have family in the Bridgeport area, police said.

http://www.courant.com/community/manchester/hc-manchester-missing-girl-0221-20130220,0,7819277.story

Alexis Bittar Opens More Doors



... jewelry brand's eighth and ninth stores, located at 410 Columbus Avenue on the Upper West Side in New York and in Greenwich, Conn., are 900 and 1,430-square-feet each, considerably bigger than most of the brand's existing stores. "We're gearing up ...

http://www.wwd.com/fashion-news/fashion-scoops/alexis-bittar-opens-more-doors-6781500?src=rss/fashion/20130220

Two offers for Wynne



A new name quickly emerging on the East Coast is defensive end Jack Wynne of Greenwich, Conn.

http://footballrecruiting.rivals.com/barrier_noentry.asp?ReturnTo=&sid=&script=content.asp&cid=1474600&fid=&tid=&mid=&rid=

Toll debate gets rolling again



While highway tolls in the past demanded exact change from drivers -- like this one from June 1986 showing the eastbound Merritt Parkway toll in Greenwich, Conn.

http://www.dariennewsonline.com/news/article/Consultant-to-get-toll-debate-rolling-again-4291664.php

West Harrison Woman Takes on New Role at Neighbor to Neighbor



In order to continue offering free food and clothing to eligible residents of Greenwich, CT, Stamford, CT, and Port Chester, Neighbor to Neighbor of Greenwich has added a part-time position to its staff.

http://harrison.patch.com/articles/west-harrison-woman-takes-on-new-role-at-neighbor-to-neighbor

Town Woman Faces Credit Card Theft Charges



Greenwich Police arrested a 45-year-old town resident on illegal use of a credit card and credit card theft charges.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/town-woman-faces-credit-card-theft-charges

Josephine "Jo" Genovese, 81; Receptionist, Long-Time Greenwich Resident



Long-time Greenwich resident, loving wife and mother, Josephine "Jo" Genovese died Feb.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/josephine-jo-genovese-81-receptionist-long-time-greenwich-resident

Oops! A Case of Mistaken Identity Leads to Drunk Driving Bust



Oops! Talk about a case of mistaken identity. Greenwich Police say they arrested a motorist who was reportedly following a commercial delivery driver in the wee, small hours of the morning Feb.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/oops-a-case-of-mistaken-identity-leads-to-drunk-driving-bust

Forging Public-Private Partnerships for Groups in Need



... successful completion of the course but some young members don't have $1,500 to pay for the tuition. Last month, Greenwich Bank & Trust agreed to provide the tuition line of credit after being approached by Camillo. And the owners of Greenwich ...

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/forging-public-private-partnerships-for-groups-in-need

BET Approves Payment for Sandy-Related Damage



... Sandy-related damage to the town's infrastructure. Forty town buildings were damaged by the storm, officials said. Greenwich Emergency Medical Service received approvals for two funding requests which will enable it to replace its King Street ...

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/bet-approves-payment-for-sandy-related-damage

Today in the press



... the agency's top 50 debtors, Mr Dunne, who personally owes NAMA 185 million, and his wife, who now live in nearby Greenwich, Connecticut, are seeking information from Mr McDonagh about the agency's view of Mr Dunne's business plan and its decision ...

http://www.rte.ie/news/business/2013/0220/368676-today-in-the-press/

McMahon, Murphy's inner circles a sharp contrast



... starts at 11 a.m. Our live blog begins at 10:45 a.m. In her second attempt to win election to the U.S. Senate , Greenwich millionaire Linda McMahon has assembled a team of the most aggressive, take-no-prisoners Republican political operatives that ...

http://www.dariennewsonline.com/local/article/McMahon-Murphy-s-inner-circles-a-sharp-contrast-3924972.php

Greenwich Counseling Group Celebrates 20th Anniversary



GREENWICH, Conn. The Den for Grieving Kids, a Greenwich institution that has helped hundreds of families through trying times, is celebrating 20 years of service to the community.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/neighbors/greenwich-counseling-group-celebrates-20th-anniversary

Guilty! Judge Judy's $9 Million Home for Sale



... can enjoy traveling between their other homes: the penthouse in Naples, Florida and their 9-bedroom mansion in Greenwich, Connecticut. The judge couple bought this co-op apartment at the Sherry Netherland on New York City's Fifth Avenue a little ...

http://www.edgeftlauderdale.com/index.php?ch=style&sc=&sc2=features&sc3=&id=141522

Guilty! Judge Judy's $9 Million Home for Sale



... can enjoy traveling between their other homes: the penthouse in Naples, Florida and their 9-bedroom mansion in Greenwich, Connecticut. The judge couple bought this co-op apartment at the Sherry Netherland on New York City's Fifth Avenue a little ...

http://www.edgeonthenet.com/index.php?ch=style&sc=&sc2=features&sc3=&id=141522

Guilty! Judge Judy's $9 Million Home for Sale



... can enjoy traveling between their other homes: the penthouse in Naples, Florida and their 9-bedroom mansion in Greenwich, Connecticut. The judge couple bought this co-op apartment at the Sherry Netherland on New York City's Fifth Avenue a little ...

http://www.edgemiami.com/index.php?ch=style&sc=&sc2=features&sc3=&id=141522

Guilty! Judge Judy's $9 Million Home for Sale



... can enjoy traveling between their other homes: the penthouse in Naples, Florida and their 9-bedroom mansion in Greenwich, Connecticut. The judge couple bought this co-op apartment at the Sherry Netherland on New York City's Fifth Avenue a little ...

http://www.edgeprovidence.com/index.php?ch=style&sc=&sc2=features&sc3=&id=141522

Guilty! Judge Judy's $9 Million Home for Sale



... can enjoy traveling between their other homes: the penthouse in Naples, Florida and their 9-bedroom mansion in Greenwich, Connecticut. The judge couple bought this co-op apartment at the Sherry Netherland on New York City's Fifth Avenue a little ...

http://www.edgechicago.com/index.php?ch=style&sc=&sc2=features&sc3=&id=141522

Tuesday, February 19, 2013

Consultants to talk tolls with lawmakers



While highway tolls in the past demanded exact change from drivers -- like this one from June 1986 showing the eastbound Merritt Parkway toll in Greenwich, Conn.

http://www.ctpost.com/news/article/Consultant-to-get-toll-debate-rolling-again-4291664.php

Antiquing with Baba Booey



Gary Dell'Abate's sits in his "man cave" and hugs his Murphy, his dog, in his house, Greenwich, Conn., Monday, Feb.

http://www.ctpost.com/news/article/Antiquing-with-Baba-Booey-Stern-sidekick-gets-4291657.php

Mary Price Werner, 83, Greenwich Native



Werner was born in Greenwich to Mary Alice Houston Hubbard and Henry Dewitt Hubbard of Riverside.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/obituaries/mary-price-werner-83-greenwich-native

Connecticut Officials Anxious Over Delay In Federal Law On Domestic Violence



Elected officials in Connecticut say gridlock in Washington, D.C. , has delayed aid for domestic-violence victims just as it had for victims of storm Sandy.

http://www.courant.com/news/connecticut/hc-violence-women-larson-20130219,0,4542843.story

Felon Ordered To Stop Defrauding Prisoners And Their Families



A felon who served long prison sentences for state and federal crimes, including first-degree assault, has been ordered by the state Department of Consumer Protection to stop scamming prisoners and their families and to repay some of his victims.

http://www.courant.com/news/connecticut/hc-hartford-shuckra-scammer-0220-20130219,0,4091813.story

Want a dog like Westminster's Banana Joe? Tips for prospective pet parents



... Canine, is a certified professional dog trainer teaching dog training classes in Westchester, Manhattan and Greenwich, CT homes. A valedictorian graduate of The San Francisco SPCA Academy for Dog Trainers, she is committed to applying learning ...

http://www.examiner.com/article/want-a-dog-like-westminster-s-banana-joe-tips-for-prospective-pet-parents?cid=Community

Norwalk man gets 8 yrs in sexal assault



... handed down Tuesday by Superior Court Judge Bruce Hudock. Prosecutors say Polynice worked as a bus driver with the Greenwich-based nonprofit Abilis, which provides employment and residential support services for adults with developmental ...

http://www.wtnh.com/dpp/news/crime/norwalk-man-sentenced-to-8-years-in-sexual-assault_97679841

Can You Afford Life Insurance After 50? 60?



... 30s sometimes make an encore in our 50s and 60s, according to Loretta Nolan, a fee-only financial adviser in Old Greenwich, Conn. "Many people are remarrying and having kids later in life, so some of those decisions that they previously may have had ...

http://www.foxbusiness.com/personal-finance/2013/02/19/can-afford-life-insurance-after-50-60/

Another Teen Is Charged in Cell Phone Robbery Case



Greenwich Police have arrested another teen in connection with the November assault of and theft of a cell phone from a Greenwich teen as he walked along Hamilton Avenue in the Chickahominy neighborhood of Greenwich.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/another-teen-is-charged-in-cell-phone-robbery-case

Fights End With Arrests



... two brothers ended with the arrest of a 19-year-old Chestnut Street man about 11:40 p.m., Feb. 17. According to a Greenwich Police report, the victim was hit in the face during the incident. The 19-year-old was charged with disorderly conduct and ...

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/fights-end-with-arrests

Drivers Face Charges from Weekend Incidents



A 48-year-old Greenwich man was arrested on a variety of motor vehicle charges including driving while intoxicated after Greenwich Police say he was stopped for speeding.

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/drivers-face-charges-from-weekend-incidents

Schools and Board Get Back To Work



... proposal came as the result of a district-wide audit and consultation with the First Selectman as well as the Greenwich Police Department . The improvements and enhancements in security outlined in the recommendation call for a financial investment ...

http://greenwich.patch.com/articles/boe-draft

See Greenwich's Recent Home Sales



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

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/real-estate/see-greenwichs-recent-home-sales-10

Giants QB Eli Manning To Host Greenwich Golf Event



New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning will host the 36th annual Guiding Eyes for the Blind Golf Classic at Fairview Country Club in Greenwich on June 9. GREENWICH, Conn.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/sports/giants-qb-eli-manning-host-greenwich-golf-event