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Arch Street to host teen fashion show to benefit NEDA

Arch Street will be hosting the EveryBodyBeautiful Fashion Show on Saturday, June 18 from 3 to 5 p.m. The proceeds from this event will go to the National Eating Disorders Association, headquartered in New York City. NEDA’s mission statement is: “to support individuals and families affected by eating disorders, and serve as a catalyst for prevention, cures and access to quality care.” Westport store Splash of Pink and Greenwich-based dressy dress line Stella M’Lia are the fashion sponsors. read more...

Editorial: Happy Birthday, Arch Street!

At the foot of Greenwich Harbor sits a three-story brick building that, you can almost imagine, harkens back to a time when the harbor was a hub of commerce. It looks as if it would have fit nicely in Boston Harbor or South Street Seaport and has a storied and busy maritime history. For the past quarter century, the building has had a new storied and busy history. Instead of maritime commerce, however, it has been a safe haven. A place where teenagers can gather safely, under supervision, and participate in a number of programs meant to educate, inform and entertain. Known affectionately as “Arch Street,” the Greenwich Teen Center, housed within a former Department of Public Works warehouse, first opened its doors to our youth 25 years ago. read more...