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Greenwich High School Hall of Fame to Induct Class of 2017 Featuring Guest Speaker Abie Grossfeld, USA Olympic Gymnastics Coach

This year’s hall of fame is in a new Homecoming Pre-game format with the same enthusiasm as the inaugural induction ceremony. The Class of 2017 inductees include five former athletes, and three undefeated teams. Continue Reading →

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Perfect Storm on Sundays at GHS: Parking Shared by GYFL, GYCL and Trinity Church

When GYFL games take place on Sundays at Greenwich High School, and the GYCL cheer squads participate, fields 6 and 7 are utilized in addition to Cardinal Stadium. Trinity Church is there at the same time using the student center for services. The result is the perfect storm for a parking mess. Continue Reading →

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GHS Cardinal Fit Club Gives Students a Taste of Boxing, Courtesy Greenwich YMCA

On Friday, the Cardinal Fit Club, in collaboration with the YMCA, organized a ‘Back to School Boot Camp’ event during lunch block in the Greenwich High School Student Center. According to Reese Ochoa, a senior in the Cardinal Fit Club, the club is dedicated to help kids stay in shape with through events like the one on Friday and from occasional guest speakers with topics including nutrition for athletes. Last year the club partnered with Green & Tonic. During lunch shifts, students sampled smoothies, including “The Warrior,” made from made from coconut water, kale, spinach and banana. Also, a visual demonstration drove home the amount of processed sugar added to several popular drinks. Continue Reading →

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Mother​ ​for​ ​Others​ ​Kicks​ ​Off​ ​Fall​ ​with​ ​National​ ​Diaper​ ​Awareness​ ​Week

Mothers for Others

Mothers for Others is working with businesses and other non profits in the community to provides necessities, including diapers and baby equipment, that are not covered by government aid programs to families who are referred by local social services agencies. Continue Reading →

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After Irma, Greenwich Native Shares Story of Destruction, Resilience in St. John, US Virgin Islands

Marek Olszewski is no stranger to the concept of starting over. Three decades ago his parents Marius and Barbara departed Poland when it was still a communist country with limited opportunities and headed to the US with Marek, and Marek was just a year old. “My parents made an enormous sacrifice by abandoning everything they knew to come to Connecticut,” Olszewski said this week, adding that his parents didn’t speak English well when they arrived in Greenwich. “We lived with our uncle in town,” he said. “We didn’t have our own house or apartment. Continue Reading →

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