The Greenwich Preservation Network, headed by Diane Fox, is a budding organization that works to protect all properties of historical significance in Greenwich. The network has its work cut out. The current real estate market favors new construction. Old houses take longer to sell. Demolition and new construction are faster and cheaper.
On Saturday morning around 6:00am a trio of burglars attempted to flee Greenwich Police. Traveling 60 miles per hour on North Street they were caught after they crashed their red Honda on Mason Street. In their possession were various items from the home they allegedly burgled including a bow and arrow, coins and a computer.
Alert witnesses in the Pemberwick Park neighborhood of Greenwich helped Narcotics Detectives from the Greenwich Police Dept catch a man who now faces multiple drug charges in addition to Interfering with an Officer and Reckless Endangerment. Continue Reading →
Anthony Lopez, graduate student at University of Bridgeport, represented the institution’s chapter of The Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi – the nation’s oldest and most selective collegiate honor society for all academic disciplines – at the 44th Biennial Convention held July 28-30 in Atlanta. Continue Reading →
Do you make a mean chili? This year’s annual chili cook-off is set for Oct 1 from 3:00pm until 6:00pm at Diamond Hill United Methodist Church in Cos Cob, and the organizers are looking for entries! Continue Reading →
Greenwich Education Group’s free seminar on writing the college essay will cover a range of topics, including choosing the most appropriate prompt questions on the Common Application as well as supplemental essay, selecting the right topics, using the right tone, style and approach, organizing the drafts and final versions, and avoiding common mistakes. There are two sessions on Sept 14 to choose from. Continue Reading →
Greenwich Public School students return to school on Aug 31 (grades 6 and 9 for orientation), and on Sept 1 for all students. (Labor Day is Monday, Sept. 5 – Greenwich Public Schools are closed) Continue Reading →
September is National Preparedness Month, and Greenwich volunteer firefighters wish to share information about how to get a kit, make a plan, and be informed. Those who join their local fire departments sign up for one of the most rewarding opportunities they’ll ever have. Continue Reading →