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People board an Amtrak train at Penn Station (file/credit: Getty Images)

Passengers Sound Off On Twitter As Amtrak Train Stalls In Connecticut

An Amtrak train got stuck – reportedly for over four hours – in Cos Cob, Conn. Tuesday, and passengers sounded off about it on Twitter.

03/11/2014

Sketch of proposed Greenwich Reform Synagogue (credit: Greenwich Reform Synagogue)

Greenwich Synagogue Files Application To Build Amid Opposition

A local official said the opposition has nothing to do with religion but is instead out of concern that a community gathering spot could impact safety and increase traffic on local roads.

08/29/2013

Burglar (file / credit: clipart.com)

Greenwich Cops Want Public’s Help After String Of Break-Ins

It’s not clear if a string break-ins in Greenwich are a connected, but there appears to be a pattern developing there.

03/20/2013

Greenwich Reform Synagogue Rabbi Andrew R. Sklarz, MSW (credit: Facebook)

Opponents To Challenge Approval For New Greenwich Synagogue

The Greenwich Planning and Zoning Commission granted approval for a planned new synagogue in a residential area of Cos Cob and opponents plan to challenge the decision in court.

01/30/2013

Greenwich Reform Synagogue Rabbi Andrew R. Sklarz, MSW (credit: Facebook)

Zoning Commission Taking On Greenwich Synagogue Proposal Tonight

The plan calling for building a synagogue in a residential area of the Cos Cob section of Greenwich will go before the Planning and Zoning Commission Tuesday evening.

01/29/2013

Greenwich Reform Synagogue Rabbi Andrew R. Sklarz, MSW (credit: Facebook)

Planned Greenwich Synagogue Doesn’t Sit Well With All Residents

Some have complained about the Greenwich Reform Synagogue’s plans for a large new sanctuary, religious school, and social hall. The initial proposal was for a 20,000-square-foot space.

12/10/2012

American flags lining bridge over Mianus River (credit: CBS 2)

Greenwich Officials Searching For American Flag Vandals

Three times in the past few months, vandals have taken American flags from the bridge over the Mianus River. Greenwich officials hoped the installation of a surveillance camera would help nab the theives.

09/04/2012

American Flag (file / credit: clipart.com)

American Flag Vandals Strike Again In Greenwich

On July 3rd, police say vandals destroyed several American flags flying on either side of the Mianus River Bridge in Greenwich. That was bad enough.

07/16/2012

Rail bridge connecting Milford and Stratford as seen from the Connecticut Turnpike (file / credit: Google Maps)

Connecticut To Replace Swing Bridges On New Haven Line

The bridges are in Greenwich (Cos Cob) and Milford-Stratford (over the Housatonic River), as well as Norwalk and Westport. They are over 100-years-old.

06/19/2012

Metro-North Railroad (credit: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880)

New Haven Line Fare Hike Still A Possibility Despite Union Concessions

Higher fares are always a possibility, but many believed they were off the table for the New Haven Line when the state’s unions decided to play ball in a package of concessions for the state budget.

09/22/2011

Sandbags are seen at the Cos Cob firehouse - Greenwich, CT - Mar 10, 2011 - Photo: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880

Connecticut Prepares Sandbags For More Flooding

Flood watches are in effect across much of Connecticut and the Northeast as rain moves in and threatens to raise already swollen waterways out of their banks.

03/10/2011

The Cos Cob Metro-North station - Greenwich, CT - Feb 11, 2011 - Photo: Paul Murnane / WCBS 880

Gov. Malloy Stays On Top Of New Haven Line Problems

It seems that things have gotten better on Metro-North’s New Haven Line this week.

02/11/2011