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Tuesday, November 4, 2014

The race for governor is too close to call

... for Connecticut governor, arrives with his wife, Leslie, to vote at a polling station at Glenville School in Greenwich, Conn., Nov. 4, 2014. Photo: JOHN KARSTEN MORAN, Karsten Moran/The New York Times Republican gubernatorial challenger Tom Foley ...

http://www.newcanaannewsonline.com/local/article/The-race-for-governor-is-too-close-to-call-5870927.php

Himes Defeats Debicella In Race For Congressional Seat

... Debicella conceded the race to Himes shortly before 11 p.m. Tuesday. Himes is a three-term incumbent from Greenwich who was first elected to Congress in 2008. Debicella is a businessman and former state senator from Shelton. The two previously ran ...

http://fairfield.dailyvoice.com/politics/himes-defeats-debicella-race-congressional-seat

Troopers arrest man for trying to eat DWI test

A 40-year-old man is facing multiple charges after New York state police say he tried to eat his DWI test results. Troopers say Kenneth Desormes, of Greenwich, Connecticut, was stopped for speeding on Interstate 95 at 5:30 a.m. Sunday.

http://fox10tv.com/2014/11/04/troopers-arrest-man-for-trying-to-eat-dwi-test/

Video: Jim Himes Re-Elected as Congressman in CT-4

... close race for Governor of Connecticut, a re-match of 2010 in which Stamford native Dannel Malloy defeated Greenwich resident Tom Foley by less than 7,000 votes. Voter turnout is expected to play a major role in the race. Election Day 2014 also ...

http://stamford.itsrelevant.com/content/20931/Jim-Himes-Re-Elected-as-Congressman-in-CT-4

Greenwich Republicans Retain All General Assembly Seats

Republicans in Greenwich continued their winning streak Tuesday as they retained the town's three state House of Representative seats and the state Senate seat. In District 150 Republican Michael Bocchino scraped through with a win by edging Democrat Jill Oberlander.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/politics/greenwich-republicans-retain-all-general-assembly-seats

Democrat Simmons Knocks Off Molgano In Stamford House Race

It was a great night for Stamford's Democrats as they picked up all five of the Stamford-centered House districts. Republicans maintained a toehold in Stamford as District 149 is Greenwich-centered but does include a portion of North Stamford.

http://stamford.dailyvoice.com/politics/democrat-simmons-knocks-molgano-stamford-house-race

With a Bocchino Victory, Greenwich Keeps Its Legislative Delegation All-Republican

... has been an incredible journey," Oberlander said in her speech. "I think my efforts will make it possible for Greenwich Democrats to win in the future." In his victory speech from the Hyatt Regency Greenwich, Bocchino said, "I will try to follow the ...

http://patch.com/connecticut/greenwich/bocchino-victory-greenwich-keeps-its-legislative-delegation-all-republican-0?

Greenwich man tries eating DWI test results

A 40-year-old man is facing multiple charges after New York state police say he tried to eat his DWI test results. Troopers say Kenneth Desormes, of Greenwich, Connecticut, was stopped for speeding on Interstate 95 at 5:30 a.m. Sunday.

http://wtnh.com/2014/11/04/connecticut-man-tries-eating-dwi-test-results/

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... for objecting to the decision to keep polls at two schools in Hartford open for an extra 30 minutes. "If this were Greenwich, Tom Foley and Jerry Labriola would be up in arms arguing that we keep those locations open," DiNardo told Hearst ...

http://m.westport-news.com/local/article/Lovely-day-puts-period-on-a-nasty-campaign-5870307.php

After nasty campaign, voters make their choice

... for Connecticut governor, arrives with his wife, Leslie, to vote at a polling station at Glenville School in Greenwich, Conn., Nov. 4, 2014. Photo: JOHN KARSTEN MORAN, Karsten Moran/The New York Times Tom Foley, the Republican candidate for ...

http://www.ctpost.com/local/article/Lovely-day-puts-period-on-a-nasty-campaign-5870307.php

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... for objecting to the decision to keep polls at two schools in Hartford open for an extra 30 minutes. "If this were Greenwich, Tom Foley and Jerry Labriola would be up in arms arguing that we keep those locations open," DiNardo told Hearst ...

http://m.ctpost.com/local/article/Lovely-day-puts-period-on-a-nasty-campaign-5870307.php

Himes, Debicella Square Off In 4th Congressional District

As polls closed across the state, residents in Fairfield and New Haven counties waited on results from the congressional reprise between Democratic U.S. Rep. Jim Himes and Republican Dan Debicella. Voters in 17 municipalities, including Greenwich, Stamford and Bridgeport, cast ballots Tuesday on whether to grant Himes a fourth term or to elect Debicella, who in 2010 lost narrowly to his challenge to Himes for Connecticut's 4th Congressional District.

http://www.courant.com/politics/elections/hc-himes-debicella-us-house-4-elections-2014-20141104-story.html

Ridgefield scores twice in overtime to top Greenwich, advance to second round of Class LL tourney

Ridgefield High School's Molly Nethercott and Greenwich High School's Anna Giannuzzi collide during the Class LL girls soccer game at Ridgefield. Tuesday, Nov. 4, 2014 Ridgefield High School's Brittany Kouroupas waits to trap the ball during the Class LL girls soccer game against Greenwich High School, played at Ridgefield.

http://www.newstimes.com/sports/article/Ridgefield-scores-twice-in-overtime-to-top-5870089.php

Athletes of the Week: Michael Kreiger, Derby...

Derby quarterback Michael Kreiger carries the ball during the Thanksgiving Day football game against Shelton Thursday, Nov. 22, 2012 at Shelton High School. Photo: Autumn Driscoll Amelia Bullock of Staples with the first place medal she won for the 200 IM event during the FCIAC Girls High School Swimming Championship at Greenwich High School, Greenwich, Conn., Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014.

http://www.ctpost.com/highschool/article/Connecticut-Post-Athletes-of-the-Week-Michael-5869986.php

Himes faces off against Debicella for 4th District

Himes spent the day campaigning and cast his ballot at Central Middle School in Greenwich. One of the hottest races in the state this Election Day is the 4th Congressional District race between Jim Himes and Dan Debicella.

http://connecticut.news12.com/news/himes-faces-off-against-debicella-for-4th-district-1.9584504

Video: Greenwich High School Sports Weekly Wrap Up

... tournament. Nick Bartles lead the scoring with four goals, and Adraian Navaro added 2 goals in the 10 nil win. Greenwich goalie Joe DeMuyt came off the bench and had three saves, and starting goalie Jose Romero defended two Crosby shots. The 12th ...

http://greenwich.itsrelevant.com/content/20935/Greenwich-High-School-Sports-Weekly-Wrap-Up

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A 40-year-old man is facing multiple charges after New York state police say he tried to eat his DWI test results. Troopers say Kenneth Desormes, of Greenwich, Connecticut, was stopped for speeding on Interstate 95 at 5:30 a.m. Sunday.

http://m.timesunion.com/news/crime/article/NY-troopers-arrest-man-for-trying-to-eat-DWI-test-5868062.php

Voters head to the polls

Election Day is here, and it's down to the wire for the governor's race in Connecticut as voter's begin head to the polls in Greenwich. Election Day is here, and it's down to the wire for the governor's race in Connecticut.

http://connecticut.news12.com/news/voters-head-to-the-polls-1.9582422

Country music's WE Fest sold to Connecticut media company

... on the acquisition , which was first reported by Townsquare-owned TasteofCountry.com. Terms weren't disclosed. Greenwich, Conn.-based Townsquare owns 311 radio stations, including two dozen in Minnesota markets such as St. Cloud, Rochester and ...

http://www.bizjournals.com/twincities/morning_roundup/2014/11/country-musics-we-fest-sold-to-connecticut-media.html?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+vertical_19+%28Marketing+Industry+News%29

Waypoint Leasing to Surpass $1 Billion of Assets Through 31 Aircraft Acquisition from First Reserve

... tream and downstream, including resources, equipment and services and infrastructure. First Reserve has offices in Greenwich, CT; Houston, TX; London, U.K. and Hong Kong. Please visit www.firstreserve.com for more information.

http://www.businesswire.com/news/topix/20141104005640/en

AXA Investment Managers Continues US Expansion with Appointment of...

... to offer investment solutions drawing on all of AXA IM's areas of investment expertise. Stephen will be based in Greenwich, Connecticut, and will report to Xavier Thomin, Head of Americas AXA IM. "Stephen's considerable experience and his trusted ...

http://www.businesswire.com/news/topix/20141104005291/en

Burlingame post office up for short-term lease: Long-term plan may include a mixed use development

... with a second-story conservatory and rooftop park in a preserved and restored former post office building in Greenwich, Connecticut. The loading dock that fronted Greenwich Avenue was transformed into a garden courtyard and grand entrance. The space ...

http://www.smdailyjournal.com/articles/lnews/2014-11-04/burlingame-post-office-up-for-short-term-lease-long-term-plan-may-include-a-mixed-use-development/1776425132732.html

Ny Troopers Arrest Man for Trying to Eat Dwi Test

A 40-year-old man is facing multiple charges after New York state police say he tried to eat his DWI test results. Troopers say Kenneth Desormes, of Greenwich, Connecticut, was stopped for speeding on Interstate 95 at 5:30 a.m. Sunday.

http://www.recordonline.com/article/20141104/NEWS/141109797/101008

Troopers arrest man for trying to eat DWI test

A 40-year-old man is facing multiple charges after New York state police say he tried to eat his DWI test results. Troopers say Kenneth Desormes, of Greenwich, Connecticut, was stopped for speeding on Interstate 95 at 5:30 a.m. Sunday.

http://www.myfoxny.com/story/27264410/eat-dwi-test

U.S. Judge Speaks About World War I At Greenwich Library

GREENWICH, Conn. This year's William C. Crooks Distinguished Lecture will feature Judge James E. Baker who will present "Lasting Post: Love, Law and Laureates: The Forgotten Legacies of WWI," a talk that explores the war's influence on letters, law, remembrance and the concept of service.

http://greenwich.dailyvoice.com/neighbors/us-judge-speaks-about-world-war-i-greenwich-library

Tom Brokaw To Be Honored At Event For Norwalk Multiple Myeloma Charity

GREENWICH, Conn. The Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation will hold its Fall Gala at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 8, at the Hyatt Regency Greenwich, 1800 E. Putnam Ave. in Old Greenwich.

http://norwalk.dailyvoice.com/events/tom-brokaw-be-honored-multiple-myeloma-event

Malloy Takes Slight Edge Over Foley As Election Day Arrives

... Rose said with a laugh. He's chairman of the Department of Government and Politics at Sacred Heart University in Greenwich. The race between the two men who also faced off against one another in 2010, an election that Malloy won by the incredibly ...

http://wilton.dailyvoice.com/politics/malloy-takes-slight-edge-over-foley-election-day-arrives

Obama relegated to fundraiser in chief in 2014

... Paltrow's Los Angeles home, where he spoke to a small group of wealthy contributors. Days later, he traveled to Greenwich, Conn., for a fundraiser hosted by real estate developer Rich Richman. An event at Richman's $26 million estate drew criticism ...

http://www.washingtonexaminer.com/obama-relegated-to-fundraiser-in-chief-in-2014/article/2555667?custom_click=rss

Danette Stephens and her son, Nicholas, look at rock specimens.... photo: 7088473 slideshow 847

Danette Stephens and her son, Nicholas, look at rock specimens during the Gem, Mineral, Jewelry & Fossil show at the Eastern Greenwich Civic Center in Greenwich, Conn., on Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014.

http://www.stamfordadvocate.com/local/slideshow/The-week-in-photos-847/photo-7088473.php

Mark Newman, left, Paleontologist at Hicksville Gregory Museum on.... photo: 7088474 slideshow 847

Mark Newman, left, Paleontologist at Hicksville Gregory Museum on Long Island, and his wife, Karen, at right, along with Ron Lupo, center, hold a prehistoric cave bear skull during the Gem, Mineral, Jewelry & Fossil show at the Eastern Greenwich Civic Center in Greenwich, Conn., on Sunday, Nov. 2, 2014.

http://www.stamfordadvocate.com/local/slideshow/The-week-in-photos-847/photo-7088474.php

NY troopers arrest man for trying to eat DWI test

A 40-year-old man is facing multiple charges after New York state police say he tried to eat his DWI test results. Troopers say Kenneth Desormes, of Greenwich, Connecticut, was stopped for speeding on Interstate 95 at 5:30 a.m. Sunday.

http://www.wcax.com/story/27262994/ny-troopers-arrest-man-for-trying-to-eat-dwi-test

Sixth-graders Jonathan Bria, left, and Joey Mecca, right, use.... photo: 7075252 slideshow 847

Sixth-graders Jonathan Bria, left, and Joey Mecca, right, use Chromebook laptops at Western Middle School in Greenwich, Conn., on Thursday, October 30, 2014.

http://www.stamfordadvocate.com/local/slideshow/The-week-in-photos-847/photo-7075252.php

Sixth-graders Sacnicte Arriola, left, and Ines Allan, right, use.... photo: 7075256 slideshow 847

Sixth-graders Sacnicte Arriola, left, and Ines Allan, right, use Chromebook laptops to research the tornado El Reno at Western Middle School in Greenwich, Conn., on Thursday, October 30, 2014.

http://www.stamfordadvocate.com/local/slideshow/The-week-in-photos-847/photo-7075256.php

Media Specialist Terry McCabe helps Miles Langhorne, left, and.... photo: 7075258 slideshow 847

Media Specialist Terry McCabe helps Miles Langhorne, left, and Sander Coscia, right, use a Chromebook laptop to research Hurricane Camille at Western Middle School in Greenwich, Conn., on Thursday, October 30, 2014.

http://www.stamfordadvocate.com/local/slideshow/The-week-in-photos-847/photo-7075258.php

Sixth-graders Alex Zhingri, left, and Derrick Zevola, right, use.... photo: 7075255 slideshow 847

Sixth-graders Alex Zhingri, left, and Derrick Zevola, right, use Chromebook laptops to research Hurricane Camille at Western Middle School in Greenwich, Conn., on Thursday, October 30, 2014.

http://www.stamfordadvocate.com/local/slideshow/The-week-in-photos-847/photo-7075255.php

Sixth-graders Zack Alza, left, and Jonathan Rabinowitz, right, use.... photo: 7075257 slideshow 847

Sixth-graders Zack Alza, left, and Jonathan Rabinowitz, right, use Chromebook laptops at Western Middle School in Greenwich, Conn., on Thursday, October 30, 2014.

http://www.stamfordadvocate.com/local/slideshow/The-week-in-photos-847/photo-7075257.php

Sixth-graders Miles Langhorne, left, and Sander Coscia, right, use.... photo: 7075229 slideshow 847

Sixth-graders Miles Langhorne, left, and Sander Coscia, right, use Chromebook laptops to research Hurricane Camille at Western Middle School in Greenwich, Conn., on Thursday, October 30, 2014.

http://www.stamfordadvocate.com/local/slideshow/The-week-in-photos-847/photo-7075229.php

Connecticut governor race tight as polls open

... University Poll released on Monday, the day before the election, gave Malloy a slight lead over Foley, a Greenwich businessman and former U.S. ambassador to Ireland. However, that lead was within the survey's margin of error, prompting both major ...

http://www.greenwichtime.com/news/article/Connecticut-governor-race-tight-as-polls-open-5868012.php

David Harsanyi: Obama finally identifies Israel as the Mideast's biggest problem

... be so courageous as hopping the Amtrak from Delaware to D.C. each day or rallying the troops at a fundraiser in Greenwich, Conn., but God knows we can't all be heroes. Is Netanyahu a political coward? Perhaps. But not for any of the reasons offered ...

http://www.unionleader.com/article/20141103/OPINION02/141109686

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