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Friday, December 6, 2013

Port Chester man recklessly fires gun in apartment, police say

... Friday, police said. Robert Monteiro and his roommate had just returned from dinner and drinks in neighboring Greenwich, Conn., when the roommate heard a gun go off in a room Monteiro was in about 12:10 a.m., Port Chester police Lt. James ...


Video: Weekly Wrap Up 12/6

A new mayor in stamford, a familiar Board of Selectmen in Greenwich, the first week of December meant swearing in ceremonies in municipal government.


Video: Organizations Celebrate New After School Program

Responding to a community need identified by the United Way of Greenwich, the YMCA and Silver Shield Association launched an after school program at New Lebanon School.



Seventy young dancers of the Greenwich Ballet Academy perfected their plies and aced their arabesques recently as they prepared for their upcoming performances of "The Nutcracker," which will be held tomorrow and Sunday afternoon at the Greenwich High School auditorium.



... string of Christmas tree lights where one bad bulb turned all of them off). We now enjoy looking at roofs in Greenwich and find many that would be suitable for solar panels. We think the Solarize Greenwich program is too good a deal to pass up. ...



In her recent appearance with the Greenwich Symphony Orchestra, piano soloist Terry Eder performed "two meltingly romantic works with emotional and interpretive clarity," says Linda Phillips.




... of Siena Church, 4 Riverside Ave, is presenting Handel's Messiah, featuring its Festival choir, members of the Greenwich Symphony, soloist sopranos Elisabeth Franklin and Hallie Silverston, mezzo soprano Abby Powell, tenors Joseph Demarest and ...



... of a TV show's potential for success, then "Kirstie" might just be a hit in the making. The new show, created by Greenwich native Marco Pennette, stars sitcom veterans Kirstie Alley ("Cheers"), Rhea Perlman ("Cheers") and Michael Richards ...



Hopper, a 13-year-old Old Greenwich resident and student at Easter Middle School, recently earned a bronze medal for Team USA in the 3-meter springboard diving competition at the Junior Pan American Diving Championships, which were held in Tuscon, Ariz.



Defending Champion Greenwich High School won the Beast of the East Water Polo Tournament in the Reading area of Pennsylvania on Saturday with a 12-7 win over Loyola Blakefiled School of Towson, Maryland.



... and new faces to help the team, such as freshman goalie Charlie Pang. "Charlie has had an excellent career with Greenwich Aquatics and will be asked to fill big shoes by taking over for Sander Profaci," says Tillman. Will Marvin, a freshman and ...



Last Saturday's weather was pluperfect for the Mianus River Boat and Yacht Club's 28th annual Stewart Bluefish Tournament as the fishermen headed out at 5 a.m. to their favorite hunting grounds along the Greenwich coastline and beyond.



The YMCA of Greenwich Water Polo program made history recently by doing something that no other water polo team outside of California has ever done.



... hand to entertain. Downtown restaurants will offer dinner or drink specials. http://www.fairfieldctchamber.com/ . Greenwich Holiday Stroll, Greenwich Avenue and downtown Greenwich. Saturday, Dec. 7, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sunday, Dec. 8, 12 to 5 p.m. ...


Man killed while walking on I-287

HARRISON A Greenwich, CT man, who was walking on I-287 in the Town of Harrison Saturday morning, was struck and killed, State Police said Monday.



... that is one of several pieces that Shaefer has on display at the Drawing Room Gallery in the Cos Cob section of Greenwich. They are part of the show, "Drawn: Exploring Contemporary Drawing," which will feature the work of five artists. Focused ...


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. Aramark Holdings Corp. - Philadelphia, 36.3 million shares, priced $20 to ...


Wintery Storms Bookend Weekend Weather In Greenwich

Possible wintery conditions may cause travel problems at the start and at the end of this weekend in Fairfield County, according to Accuweather.com .


Estate sale leads to good value for condo buyer

The iBuy of the Weeki in Greenwich was a townhouse condominium at 10 Georgetowne North, says Ken Edwards.


Laura Pascale, 49; Resident of Old Greenwich

Laura J. Pascale, a resident of Old Greenwich passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013.


Laura J. Pascale, 49, Of Old Greenwich

... Catholic Church, 279 Atlantic St., Stamford. Interment will follow at St. Mary's Chapel Mausoleum, North Street, Greenwich. Donations may be made in Pascale's memory to ARI of Connecticut , 174 Richmond Hill Ave., Stamford, CT 06902, Smile Train , ...


Hedge Funds Trail U.S. Stocks by Widest Gap Since at Least 2005

... for hedge funds on the short side," said Nick Markola, head of research at Fieldpoint Private, a $3.5 billion Greenwich, Connecticut-based private bank and wealth-advisory firm. "Funds were defensively positioned. Central bank action did bode well ...


Hedge Funds Trail Stocks by the Widest Margin Since 2005

... for hedge funds on the short side," said Nick Markola, head of research at Fieldpoint Private, a $3.5 billion Greenwich, Connecticut-based private bank and wealth-advisory firm. "Funds were defensively positioned. Central bank action did bode well ...


Happy Birthday To Greenwich's Richard C. Breeden

Richard C. Breeden, who has owned a home in Greenwich, turns 64 on Friday. The corporate executive and attorney was born Dec. 6, 1949, in Levittown, N.Y. Breeden began his career practicing corporate and securities law in New York City and later he held a series of government posts during the administrations of Presidents Ronald Reagan, George H.


Greenwich Schools Receive High Marks On State Report Card

Most of Greenwich's schools are reaching their goals, but recent " report cards " issued by the state show that some schools in town are falling short of their targets and showing achievement gaps.


Renovations Begin At Stamford's Rosa Hartman Park

The first phase of renovations has officially begun at Rosa Hartman Park, which straddles the Stamford and Greenwich border, according to Patch.com.


Town Woman Accused of Not Appearing in Court on Drug Charges

A Greenwich woman surrendered to Greenwich Police on Wednesday who had an arrest warrant charging her with first-degree failure to appear in court.


UConn Professor Accused Of Greenwich Car Vandalism Has Prior Record

Gabriel Fenteany, a University of Connecticut professor charged in a car vandalism spree in Greenwich, has a previous criminal record, according to Patch.com.


Decorate A Gingerbread House In Greenwich

Greenwich residents are invited to decorate pre-made gingerbread houses on Saturday, Dec. 7, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at the Second Congregational Church.


Family To Be Honored At Juvenile Diabetes Foundation Gala In Greenwich

... Foundation will honor Purchase's Stagg Family at the 2014 Crystal Ball. The ball is set for April 26, 2014, at the Greenwich Hyatt Regency in Greenwich. The Stagg Family is set to receive the honor of the Inaugural Founders Award for outstanding ...


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