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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.


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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 ...


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.


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 ...


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 ...


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.


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 ...


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 ...


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 .


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.


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.


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 .


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.


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 ...


See Greenwich's Recent Home Sales

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


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 ...


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