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Nonprofit Looking For Unsung Hometown Veterans

If you know an unsung veteran, Stand For The Troops (SFTT) would like to hear from you. The Fairfield County-based nonprofit nonpartisan organization is accepting nominations of area veterans to be recognized at its 2016 Warriors Ball on April 16. SFTT has been supporting the troops with more than lip service for 18 years. It dedicates its resources to safeguarding the physical, mental and emotional well-being of America’s serving and returning frontline troops. To nominate a veteran or serving member of the armed forces, email info@sftt.org with “Unsung Veteran” in the subject line or phone SFTT at 203-629-0288 by March 17. read more...

Community Answers Releases Program, Camp Guide

The Greenwich United Way’s Community Answers program printed the latest and most comprehensive Greenwich camp and program guide for parents of school aged children in the community this week. Community Answers is the information and referral program of the Greenwich United Way, which gives neighborly assistance to local residents from staff and volunteers providing reliable local information. read more...

Editorial: Why Our Greenwich Parades Are Special

Who doesn’t love a parade? We certainly love a good parade with bagpipes, honor guard, all of our fire apparatus shiny and bright, and marching bands filling the air with a thumping drum beat and horns playing traditional music. Here in Greenwich, we know how to do a parade well. We transform Greenwich Avenue into an outdoor festival with friends and neighbors taking a few hours off to enjoy one another’s company. read more...