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Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Greenwich Archaeological Associates To Host Lecture on 'The Artful Silk Road'

"The Artful Silk Road, Past and Present" will be the topic of Yale Professor Karen Polinger Foster at the Archaeological Associates of Greenwich meeting on Thursday, Oct,16 at 8 p.m. at the Bruce Museum in Greenwich. Sponsored by the Archaeological Associates of Greenwich , the lecture is free to AAG, Bruce Museum members, students with ID and $15 to the public at the door.

http://patch.com/connecticut/greenwich/greenwich-archaeological-associates-host-lecture-artful-silk-road-0?

Chaos! Space Tourists, Entrepreneurs Geek Out at Math-Themed Gala

... socially acceptable to say, 'I'm not good at math ,'" said Saul Rosenthal, a museum trustee and president of the Greenwich, Connecticut-based investment company TICC Capital Corp. "That's not acceptable." During the cocktail hour, guests mingled ...

http://www.livescience.com/48307-math-themed-chaos-ball.html

Greenwich cheetah cubs carry on rare genetic line

Cheetah cubs, born on Labor Day, explore at the LEO Zoological Conservation Center in Greenwich, Conn., on Tuesday, October 14, 2014. The cubs, two male and one female, are part of a litter of eight born to the only King cheetah in America and all carry the allele, therefore improving the chances of increasing the population of King cheetahs, which is estimated to be only 30 worldwide.

http://www.greenwichtime.com/local/article/Greenwich-cheetah-cubs-carry-on-rare-genetic-line-5825476.php

Cheetah cubs, born on Labor Day, explore at the LEO Zoological.... photo: 6997866 slideshow 847

Cheetah cubs, born on Labor Day, explore at the LEO Zoological Conservation Center in Greenwich, Conn., on Tuesday, October 14, 2014.

http://www.stamfordadvocate.com/local/slideshow/The-week-in-photos-847/photo-6997866.php

Adult male cheetahs relax in the sun at the LEO Zoological.... photo: 6997879 slideshow 847

Adult male cheetahs relax in the sun at the LEO Zoological Conservation Center in Greenwich, Conn., on Tuesday, October 14, 2014.

http://www.stamfordadvocate.com/local/slideshow/The-week-in-photos-847/photo-6997879.php

LEO Zoological Conservation Center Founder and Director Marcella.... photo: 6997874 slideshow 847

LEO Zoological Conservation Center Founder and Director Marcella Leone holds two cheetah cubs that were born on Labor Day in Greenwich, Conn.

http://www.stamfordadvocate.com/local/slideshow/The-week-in-photos-847/photo-6997874.php

Obama cancels Bridgeport visit

... Bridgeport locations Monday for free tickets to attend the event. Last Tuesday, Obama headlined a VIP dinner in Greenwich for the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee , where some guests paid up to $32,400 to rub elbows with the president. ...

http://www.newcanaannewsonline.com/local/article/Obama-cancels-Bridgeport-visit-5824535.php

The GOP Candidate For Governor In Connecticut Owns Two...

... seemingly show Foley still owns both planes. One of the jets is still registered in Foley's name at an address in Greenwich, Connecticut. The second jet is registered to a holding company at the same address. Foley's opponent, incumbent Connecticut ...

http://www.sfgate.com/technology/businessinsider/article/The-GOP-Candidate-For-Governor-In-Connecticut-5824992.php

William Frankle and his mother, Gina, prepare their scarecrow,.... photo: 6990382 slideshow 847

William Frankle and his mother, Gina, prepare their scarecrow, Sully from the Disney movie "Monsters Inc." during the Fall Festival and Scarecrow Competition at Greenwich Historical Society in Greenwich, Conn., on Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014.

http://www.stamfordadvocate.com/local/slideshow/The-week-in-photos-847/photo-6990382.php

Brynn O'Donnell attempts to throw a bean bag through the mouth and.... photo: 6990386 slideshow 847

Brynn O'Donnell attempts to throw a bean bag through the mouth and eyes of cut-out ghosts during the Fall Festival and Scarecrow Competition at Greenwich Historical Society in Greenwich, Conn., on Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014.

http://www.stamfordadvocate.com/local/slideshow/The-week-in-photos-847/photo-6990386.php

Candace DiCarlo helps her daughter, Sophia Fallon, walk on stilts.... photo: 6990383 slideshow 847

Candace DiCarlo helps her daughter, Sophia Fallon, walk on stilts during the Fall Festival and Scarecrow Competition at Greenwich Historical Society in Greenwich, Conn., on Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014.

http://www.stamfordadvocate.com/local/slideshow/The-week-in-photos-847/photo-6990383.php

Julia Malouin, carying her three-month-old Garrett, and her husband.... photo: 6990384 slideshow 847

Julia Malouin, carying her three-month-old Garrett, and her husband Matthew help their children Mackenzie and Wesley fill their scarecrow's legs with hay during the Fall Festival and Scarecrow Competition at Greenwich Historical Society in Greenwich, Conn., on Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014.

http://www.stamfordadvocate.com/local/slideshow/The-week-in-photos-847/photo-6990384.php

Renee Sheppard helps her children, Oliver, center, and Sebastian,.... photo: 6990390 slideshow 847

Renee Sheppard helps her children, Oliver, center, and Sebastian, put the finishing touches on their scarecrow during the Fall Festival and Scarecrow Competition at Greenwich Historical Society in Greenwich, Conn., on Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014.

http://www.stamfordadvocate.com/local/slideshow/The-week-in-photos-847/photo-6990390.php

Ella Ehrlich sits next to the scarecrow she created during the Fall.... photo: 6990387 slideshow 847

Ella Ehrlich sits next to the scarecrow she created during the Fall Festival and Scarecrow Competition at Greenwich Historical Society in Greenwich, Conn., on Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014.

http://www.stamfordadvocate.com/local/slideshow/The-week-in-photos-847/photo-6990387.php

Joe Greco releases homing pigeons as a demonstration on how.... photo: 6990392 slideshow 847

Joe Greco releases homing pigeons as a demonstration on how messages were sent during World War I during the Fall Festival and Scarecrow Competition at Greenwich Historical Society in Greenwich, Conn., on Sunday, Oct. 12, 2014.

http://www.stamfordadvocate.com/local/slideshow/The-week-in-photos-847/photo-6990392.php

The GOP Candidate For Governor In Connecticut Owns Two Fighter Jets

... seemingly show Foley still owns both planes. One of the jets is still registered in Foley's name at an address in Greenwich, Connecticut. The second jet is registered to a holding company at the same address. Foley's opponent, incumbent Connecticut ...

http://www.timesunion.com/technology/businessinsider/article/The-GOP-Candidate-For-Governor-In-Connecticut-5824992.php

Letter: 'Greenwich Needs To Elect Its Republican' Candidates for Hartford

Greenwich doesn't need a Democrat representing its constituents - there are too many Democrats that are already ruining our state. That's why our Town needs to send Livvy Floren, Fred Camillo and Scott Frantz back to Hartford, as well as newcomer Mike Bocchino.

http://patch.com/connecticut/greenwich/letter-greenwich-needs-elect-its-republican-candidates-hartford-0?

The GOP Candidate For Governor In Connecticut Owns A Pair Of Private Fighter Jets

... seemingly show Foley still owns both planes. One of the jets is still registered in Foley's name at an address in Greenwich, Connecticut. The second jet is registered to a holding company at the same address. Foley's opponent, incumbent Connecticut ...

http://www.businessinsider.com/tom-foley-owns-a-fighter-jet-2014-10?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+businessinsider+%28Business+Insider%29

9 Home Improvements for Your Aging Parents

... required to create a proper, isolated channel can run up a hefty carpentry bill alone," says Sabine Schoenberg, a Greenwich, Connecticut-based home improvement blogger at SabinesHome.com. The cost, Schoenberg says, depends on the length of the ...

http://money.usnews.com/money/personal-finance/articles/2014/10/15/9-home-improvements-for-your-aging-parents

Obama cancels Bridgeport visitvisit|article-5824535|mobile_simple_list_body-11991|2

... Bridgeport locations Monday for free tickets to attend the event. Last Tuesday, Obama headlined a VIP dinner in Greenwich for the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee, where some guests paid up to $32,400 to rub elbows with the president. Malloy ...

http://m.ctpost.com/local/article/Obama-cancels-Bridgeport-visit-5824535.php

visit|article-5824535|breaking_now-28471|1Obama cancels Bridgeport visit

... Bridgeport locations Monday for free tickets to attend the event. Last Tuesday, Obama headlined a VIP dinner in Greenwich for the Democratic Senatorial Campaign Committee, where some guests paid up to $32,400 to rub elbows with the president. Malloy ...

http://m.fairfieldcitizenonline.com/local/article/Obama-cancels-Bridgeport-visit-5824535.php

President Barack Obama Cancels Connecticut Trip for Ebola Meeting

... night at Central High School to help support Gov. Dannel Malloy in his bid for a second term. The president was in Greenwich last week for a fundraiser dinner.

http://patch.com/connecticut/trumbull/president-barack-obama-cancels-connecticut-trip-ebola-meeting-0?

2015 AQR Insight Award Call for Papers

... on the quality of the submissions each year. Up to five finalists will be invited to present their papers in Greenwich, Connecticut, to the committee of judges. That panel consists of senior members of AQR's portfolio management team, many of whom ...

http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20141015006282/en/2015-AQR-Insight-Award-Call-Papers

Despite Obama's billionaire bashing, Democrats lay equal claim to 'party of rich'

Slice it any number of ways and there is at least as much reason to tag Obama's party - as opposed to the GOP - with the "party of the rich" label. Last week, Obama headlined a $32,000-a-plate fundraiser at the $26 million Greenwich, Conn., estate of a real estate mogul.

http://aei.org/article/politics-and-public-opinion/despite-obamas-billionaire-bashing-democrats-lay-equal-claim-to-party-of-rich/

James J. Golden, 81, Longtime Greenwich Resident

... his commission, through ROTC, as an officer in the U.S. Army. He served in the reserves. He raised his family in Greenwich, Conn., where they lived for over 30 years. He spent his entire business career in the design and construction of reflective ...

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/obituaries/james-j-golden-81-longtime-greenwich-resident

Former Greenwich Swim Coach Receives 7-Year Jail Sentence

Seven years in prison - that's the sentence handed down to the former Greenwich High School teaching aide and swim coach for the Greenwich Boys and Girls Club who was found guilty of inappropriately touching a student in the club's showers. Andrew Knapp, 31, of Riverside, who's been free on $200,000 bond since his conviction by a jury in August, was sentenced Tuesday by Judge Bruce Hudock, according to Greenwich Time.

http://patch.com/connecticut/greenwich/former-greenwich-swim-coach-receives-7-year-jail-sentence-0?

Halloween Festivities Coming To Second Congressional Church In Greenwich

GREENWICH, Conn. The annual Halloween Happenings event at the Second Congressional Church will take place on Saturday, Oct. 18, from 10 a.m. to noon.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/neighbors/halloween-festivities-coming-second-congressional-church-greenwich

Former Greenwich Swim Coach Sentenced To 7 Years For Risk Of Injury

A former teaching aide at Greenwich High School was sentenced to seven years in prison for trying to molest a child at the town's Boys & Girls Club, Hearst Connecticut Media reported. Andrew Knapp, 31, of Riverside was found guilty of trying to molest a 10-year-old swimming student in the showers of the club in 2010, Hearst said.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/news/former-greenwich-swim-coach-sentenced-7-years-risk-injury

Despite Obama's billionaire bashing, Democrats lay equal claim to 'party of rich'

Last week, Obama headlined a $32,000-a-plate fundraiser at the $26 million Greenwich, Conn., estate of a real estate mogul. During that dinner I noticed an email from Obama in my inbox warning me that "If Republicans win, we know who they'll be fighting for.

http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/despite-obamas-billionaire-bashing-democrats-lay-equal-claim-to-party-of-rich/article/2554796?custom_click=rss

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