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Editorial: GLT Guest Editorial

It all began when Dan Badger, a Greenwich Land Trust (GLT) Board Member and his wife, Mariette, went to Nantucket and saw how much open space their land trust had preserved. When they returned home from their trip, Mariette immediately gathered people from Greenwich Land Trust, local garden clubs, and other friends at her home. She declared it was critical that everyone come together to help Greenwich Land Trust raise money with a benefit in order to preserve the open space that contributes to the natural resources, historical character, and scenic beauty of Greenwich. read more...

Greenwich Town Party Announces Main Stage Bands for 2019

Rock and Roll Hall of Famers Lynyrd Skynyrd and The Beach Boys will kick off summer at the 2019 Greenwich Town Party, the all-day, family-friendly music festival planned for Saturday, May 25 at Roger Sherman Baldwin Park. Held annually on the Saturday of Memorial Day Weekend, this volunteer-supported community event is a popular daylong celebration overlooking the Long Island Sound. Grammy-nominated, New Orleans band Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue and pop-country singer/songwriter Caroline Jones will also perform on the Main Stage, along with local classic rock favorite 8Track Band. The event brings multiple generations of Greenwich residents together to celebrate town pride and the spirit of giving through live music, local food favorites, and family-fun activities. The musical lineup will also feature six local bands on the Town Stage. read more...

Masterpieces from the Museum of Cartoon Art Opens at the Bruce

Opening on Jan. 26, at the Bruce Museum, Masterpieces from the Museum of Cartoon Art will showcase more than 100 original works celebrating the history of this unique art form in America. Among the many items on display will be an early editorial cartoon by Thomas Nast, a spectacular Prince Valiant Sunday page by Hal Foster, and a witty New Yorker gag by Peter Arno, as well as classic Peanuts, Doonesbury, and Calvin and Hobbes comic strips. read more...