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RENDERINGS ADDED. P&Z Watch: Tuesday Agenda to Feature Cos Cob 22-Unit Multi-Story Building with Workforce Housing & Retail at Former Friendly’s

The applicant proposes a mixed-use, moderate income housing development of three stories including 22 units, with five of them (20%) being moderate or “workforce” housing as per section 6-110. Continue Reading →

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Just Say “Lou from Cos Cob.” People Know Who He Is.

Before he ran Post Stationery, otherwise known as “Lou’s,” and long before the lifelong Democrat became Greenwich’s Tax Collector, Lou Caravella was a young boy pacing up and down Greenwich Avenue with a bag full of newspapers. He sold the Greenwich News and Graphic for 3¢ a copy and was allowed to keep a penny for himself with each sale. He was promoted to “carrier,” and later worked in the mail room during World War II, rolling up papers and gluing the brown paper wrappers with a flour and water paste to be mailed overseas. Continue Reading →

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Greenwich Historical Society’s Antiquarius Holiday House Tour to Feature Five Stunning Homes Decked for the Holidays

A stately Khakum Wood Tudor, a cozy Milbrook family home, a venerable Belle Haven mansion and a back-country gem are among the fabulous residences included in the Greenwich Historical Society’s Antiquarius Holiday House Tour on Dec 11. Continue Reading →

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At habitatgreenwich, Founder Kim Caravella To Share Creative Interior Design Ideas on Thursday

“It’s a scientific and mathematical equation. The common mistake people make is in proportion and scale, and not juxtaposing the right textures and materials. This can be so exciting when you use the right materials. You can spend a lot of money but that doesn’t result in excitement.” – Kim Caravella, founder habitatgreenwich Continue Reading →

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First Annual Cos Cob Sidewalk Sales Days to Feature Design Shops, Cafés and Businesses

Have lunch, check out the Shops, enjoy a sunny day in Cos Cob! This event is the First Annual Sidewalk Sale that will feature Design Shops, local cafes and businesses offering savings and values on home decor, clothing, dance apparel, jewelry, accessories, gifts and more. Continue Reading →

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Il Pastaficio is True Italian in the Heart of Cos Cob

Federico Perandin, owner of Il Pastaficio explained how many dishes like Fettuccine Alfredo are not indigenous to Italy, and are actually very influenced by American cooking. Il Pastaficio is unique from the quality of the ingredients used and the simplistic but decadent style of the dishes served- Italian to its core. Continue Reading →

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