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Wednesday, November 12, 2014

Connecticut Republican Party Chairman Jerry Labriola, Jr., during the ...

... was chosen as this year's recipient of the Prescott Bush Award, named in honor of the late Prescott Bush Sr. of Greenwich, Conn., a former U.S. Senator and father of former President George H. W. Bush. Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, grandson of ...


Town Woman Killed in Crash; Natural Hazards in Greenwich; Man Found in Flames Atop Train

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Greenwich Academy seniors, from left, Elizabeth Fitzpatrick, Angie...

Greenwich Academy seniors, from left, Elizabeth Fitzpatrick, Angie Loynaz, and Margaret Manley pose for a photo at the school during signing day on Wednesday, November 12, 2014. Fitzpatrick will dive at Duke, Loynaz will play lacrosse at the University of Virginia, and Manley will row at the University of Virginia.



Actress and author Annabelle Gurwitch signs copies of her book, "I See You Made an Effort: Compliments, Indignities and Survival Stories from the Edge of 50," following an event based on the book on March 10, 2014 at Second Stage Theatre in New York City. Gurwitch will be in Greenwich, Conn., on Nov. 19, 2014, to talk about the book and sign copies.


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... as lead broker. The building is owned by Empire State Realty Trust, which is run by Anthony Malkin, the son of Greenwich real estate mogul Peter Malkin. Merrittview is one of a number of buildings on Norwalk's Route 7 corridor offering amenities ...


Stamford traffic drives company to Norwalkvisit|article-5889299|mobile_home_category_body-1685|3

... as lead broker. The building is owned by Empire State Realty Trust, which is run by Anthony Malkin, the son of Greenwich real estate mogul Peter Malkin. Merrittview is one of a number of buildings on Norwalk's Route 7 corridor offering amenities ...


Holiday Craft Sale

The Annual Holiday Craft Sale at First Congregational Church of Greenwich is a great place to start your holiday shopping. The sale offers handcrafted goods from Maine on Saturday, November 22 , 9 AM to 4 PM, and Sunday, November 23 , 11 AM to1 PM at 108 Sound Beach Ave., Old Greenwich .


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From left, Greenwich Academy seniors Angie Loynaz who signed to play lacrosse at the University of Virginia, Elizabeth Fitzpatrick who signed to dive at Duke, and Margaret Manley who signed to row at the University of Virginia pose for a photo during signing day in Greenwich, Conn., on Wednesday, November 12, 2014.


A Riot of a Party for 'Deliverance,' a Feisty Group Show at the Brant Foundation

... Kennedy responded, assured him the kids were fine, and soon after, my grandfather and his family settled in Greenwich, Conn. Or at least that's the yarn I've been told. I've been inclined in recent years to treat such an origin story as ...


For Utilities, Curb Your Enthusiasm

Shares of utility stocks, one the the year's outstanding performers in the U.S. market, are getting smacked around on Wednesday. That's a bad sign for Michael Purves , head of equity derivatives research at Greenwich, Conn.-based broker Weeden & Co.


Skakel settles lawsuit against HLNa s Nancy Grace

Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel has settled a lawsuit against television commentator Nancy Grace and others over comments made on her HLN network show in 2012 about the murder case against him. Skakel's 2013 lawsuit said he was slandered by untrue comments that DNA linked him to the 1975 killing of his Greenwich neighbor Martha Moxley when both were 15 years old.


Fund Established to Defray Expenses for Funeral of Train Burn Victim

... after he was found ablaze on top of a Metro-North railroad train that was stopped at the Riverside station in Greenwich. A train crew investigating the sudden loss of power to the train found the 21-year-old McClellen engulfed in flames on top of ...


Skakel Settles Slander Suit with TV Personality Nancy Grace Settle

Kennedy cousin Michael Skakel, who's awaiting retrial on a murder charge, has settled his slander suit against television personality Nancy Grace who broadcast a comment that Skakel left DNA evidence at the scene of the 1975 murder of his Greenwich neighbor Martha Moxley. Lawyers for Skakel, Grace and her co-defendants, commentator Beth Karas Time Warner Inc., or Turner Broadcasting System Inc. wouldn't disclose details of the settlement, that was filed Oct. 31 in New Haven federal court, according to WFSB .


Greenwich Reform Synagogue aids Inspirica

... Unfortunately, these expensive items are not covered by WIC or food stamps. To help with this ongoing problem, Greenwich Reform Synagogue recently donated ten boxes of diapers and wipes to Inspirica, a Connecticut non-profit that provides emergency ...


Are You Living a Fabulous, Balanced Life?

America's Best Gym, Equinox, Greenwich teams up with Dr. Leonaura Rhodes and Tarry Market to bring you an incredible lunch and learn experience, for women. Workshop: Dr Rhodes will be presenting an transformative workshop to help you discover your hidden potential and create the life you dream of and deserve! Dr Rhodes is a Health and Happiness Coach, author of Beyond Soccer Mom: Strategies for a fabulous, balanced life, a physician and neuroscience expert.


Family Centers to Host Breakfast with CIA 'Spymaster' Jack Devine

... On Friday, Dec. 12 at 7:30 a.m., Family Centers will welcome former CIA Acting Director Jack Devine to the Greenwich Hyatt Regency Hotel for a breakfast entitled, "A Peek Behind the CIA Curtain with Spymaster Jack Devine". In addition to providing ...


Family Centers Honors Exceptional Volunteers

... organization as a result of David Van Dyke's extraordinary volunteer contributions." UBS Financial Services Greenwich employee Arlene Tahmin, of Rye Brook, NY, was also named the 2014 Family Champion. For the past several years, Arlene has led ...


Honoring Greenwich's Veterans

Greenwich Avenue was awash in a sea of red, white and blue Tuesday as hundreds of residents gathered to salute the town's veterans in the annual Veterans Day commemoration. Dozens of veterans - many wearing their uniforms or hats designating the service branch and conflict in which they served - proudly saluted, sang patriotic songs and listened to tributes thanking them for their undaunting service during World War II, the Korean Conflict, the Vietnam War and now serving tours in Iraq and Afghanistan.


Greenwich's Bruce Museum Store Holds Holiday Shopping Night

GREENWICH, Conn. The Bruce Museum in Greenwich will hold a special holiday shopping night at its Museum Store on Thursday, Nov. 13, from 4 to 9 p.m. "People like to shop here because we carry unique things in lots of different categories," says Justine Matteis, the Bruce Museum store manager.


Greenwich Synagogue Hosts Author At Parenting Brunch

Writer, clinical social worker and mother Carla Naumburg will speak at the second annual parenting brunch at Temple Sholom in Greenwich.


Greenwich Junior League Seeks Community Grant Applicants

GREENWICH, Conn. The Junior League of Greenwich is seeking representatives from community organizations to apply for its annual Community Grant Award.


Northern Baroque Art Lecture Planned At Greenwich's Bruce Museum

Photo: Jacob Jordaens Portrait of a Musician with his Muse Oil on canvas, 118 x 93 cm HOHENBUCHAU COLLECTION, on Permanent Loan to LIECHTENSTEIN. The Princely Collections, Vienna GREENWICH, Conn.


Greenwich Group Presents Screening Of 'Jealousy' At Avon

The French Cinematheque screening of "Jealousy" directed by Philippe Garrell and starring his son, Louis Garrell, will be held at Avon Theatre on Thursday, Nov. 13, at 7:30 p.m. The screening is co-presented by the Alliance Francaise of Greenwich. Philippe Garrel is one of the major French filmmakers of the post-New Wave who has slowly begun to gain recognition in the United State after a career spanning 50 years with the release of his most recent films "Regular Lovers," "Frontier of Dawn" and "A Burning Hot Summer" as well as the re-release of "I Can Still Hear The Guitar Playing."


Westport Hosts Play With Your Food Fundraiser

... innovative mid-day theater series that combines lunch with play readings and discussion at Westport, Fairfield and Greenwich venues. The evening's entertainment will include both musical and theater numbers featuring Fairfield native Kim Maresca, ...


Moffly Media's 7th Annual Light A Fire Awards To Be Held In Westport

... st Friend to Families. Moffly Media is the publisher of athome in Fairfield County and Fairfield Living as well as Greenwich, New Canaan, Darien, Stamford and Westport magazines.


Mary 'Mae' Wetmore, 84; Greenwich Matriarch Who Enjoyed Cooking, Baking for Her Family

Mary "Mae" Wetmore died on Friday, Nov. 7, 2014, surrounded by her children, at her home in Greenwich. She died after a long series of progressively worsening medical problems.


'Train surfing' ruled out in death of former local man

... of a former North Royalton High School student's death. McClellen was on top of a train at Riverside Station in Greenwich, Conn. The 21-year-old was on fire on top of the train's sixth car. "He was put out with a fire extinguisher and transported ...


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