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Neck Pain, Causes and Solutions

Is your neck pain caused by a cervical condition, stress or do you just look at your handheld device too much? The causes and non-surgical and surgical treatment of cervical spine disorders will be the topic of discussion with Orthopaedic Spine expert, Heeren Makanji, MD, of Orthopaedic & Neurosurgery Specialists (ONS) at a free seminar at Greenwich Hospital on Wednesday, November 13, from 6:00 – 7:30 pm. read more...

‘Use Linkedin to Get Unstuck’ is Topic of Presentation

If you are stuck in your journey moving from a steady paycheck to a referral economy, then LinkedIn experts Marc W. Halpert and Sandra Long can help with your next steps. These two guides will offer their advice on how to brand yourself and make the most of this professional site that garners attention from recruiters, businesses, human resource departments, fellow entrepreneurs and innovative thinkers. Harness All Possibilities (HAP), a Greenwich-based 501 (c)3 nonprofit social enterprise which supports individuals in career transition, will host an evening to demystify LinkedIn and how it can work for you. read more...

Lieber Discusses ‘The Opposite of Spoiled’

Do you want to raise kids who are financially savvy and grateful at the same time? Ron Lieber, the bestselling author of The Opposite of Spoiled, who is also the “Your Money” columnist for The New York Times will shed light on raising kids who are grounded, generous and smart with money. The talk will take place on Wednesday, Nov. 8 at 7:30 p.m. at Carmel Academy, 270 Lake Ave., and is co-sponsored by UJA-JCC Greenwich, Carmel Academy, The Margaret Neubart Foundation and Christine and Jeff Toback. read more...

Cos Cob Library to Host a Quilt Talk on Saturday

The Staff and Friends of Cos Cob Library invite all to a PowerPoint program, “Let’s Talk About Quilts” with Susan Jerome, on Saturday, Oct. 28 from 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. What do you think of when someone begins to speak of a quilt? Can pieces of fabric evoke an emotional response? This PowerPoint discussion explores the ways in which quilts have become part of American culture. read more...