Kerrin Coyle

Camillo renominated as the Greenwich GOP for State Representative

Fred Camillo was renominated as the Greenwich GOP standard bearer for state representative for the 151st State Assembly District. A four term veteran, he was nominated by Kerrin Coyle, who spoke of Rep. Camillo’s work in gaining passage of bills he authored and introduced dealing with public safety and animal welfare. Ms. Coyle also evoked the name of her late partner in life, former Greenwich Selectman Dave Theis, a close friend of Rep. Camillo for over 40 years, saying he would be proud of the work he has done. read more...

Editorial: Yes, Neighbors

Sled-Editorial-photo-FIIn 1897, newspaper magic happened. An eight-year-old girl, Virginia O’Hanlon, wrote a simple three-sentence letter to the New York Sun asking if Santa exists. Her father suggested she write: “Papa says ‘If you see it in The Sun it’s so.’” The power of the fourth estate. What transpired has become legend. The editor who wrote the response, Francis Pharcellus Church, who had been a war correspondent during the Civil War, used the opportunity not just to say whether or not Santa exists, but to highlight the importance of faith and believing in something larger than yourself. read more...