greenwichfreepress

Recent Posts

GHS Outreach Club Textile Drive is a Win-Win

green donation bins at Greenwich High School

During the pandemic, people are finding themselves with time to clean out closets, drawers, basements, attics and garages. Weeding out? What better time than to donate to the Greenwich High School Outreach Club’s textile drive. Residents can drop off unwanted clothes, shoes, belts, bags, towels, bedding, and other textiles behind GHS. (Look for a big green bin.) Torn, stained, or broken, they’ll take them in any condition. Continue Reading →

Filed under: , , , , , , ,

Zoom in For a Community Conversation on Diversity at Greenwich High School

This community dialogue will be a platform for students at GHS to discuss how the concepts of diversity and inclusion tie into their understanding and creation of a Greenwich student identity, while also establishing a list of action steps all Greenwich students can partake in to continue the conversation and lead to concrete progress in our town. Thursday, Dec 3, 2020 at 7:00pm via Zoom. Register here: Moderator: Danielle Jean-Guillaume Sittol, Town of Greenwich Youth Services Bureau AdministratorThe YWCA Greenwich is partnering with Greenwich Library, Greenwich Alliance for Education, and Greenwich Public Schools for this event. This event is FREE and open to the community. Register here. Continue Reading →

Filed under:

Riverside Neighbors Wary of “Zealous” Tree Cutting by Metro North Railroad

“This decimation of the trees and wooded land bordering the railroad and highways in town is being done in the name of public safety. Although the need to keep roads and tracks safe from fallen trees should be a priority, we wonder if the effort to carry out this objective has been overzealous and has not taken into account the impact on our town’s environment.” – Teresa Silvani, Change.org petition Continue Reading →

Filed under: ,