Edit Module
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags

The Connecticut Story

BEACHCOMBING: Some of the Best Daycations in Connecticut

BEACHCOMBING: Some of the Best Daycations in Connecticut

One daycation destination: The “Little Poland” neighborhood of New Britain, which boasts a large Polish population. If you walk down Broad Street, you will see more than 70 Polish shops, including restaurants, bakeries and butchers.

Comments

Will New Leadership at Connecticut DMV Make For a Smoother Ride?

Will New Leadership at Connecticut DMV Make For a Smoother Ride?

With its computer system upgrade a downer, forcing customers to continually play the waiting game, Connecticut’s DMV is seemingly in freefall. But with a new commissioner comes hope — again.

Comments

Isabella Beecher Hooker: Mother, Medium, Suffragist

Isabella Beecher Hooker: Mother, Medium, Suffragist

She predicted the future, communed with the dead and believed women should have the same rights as men.

Comments

The CONNsumer: Riled By Robocalls? Fight Back!

The CONNsumer: Riled By Robocalls? Fight Back!

Katrina B. has been so shell-shocked by robocalls that she chooses not to share her real name or east-of-the-Connecticut-River town out of fear she’d invite even more. She will, however, share her frustration and outrage.

Comments

Edit ModuleShow Tags

Arts & Entertainment

The New Haven Ballet Takes to the Shubert Theater Stage May 21

The New Haven Ballet Takes to the Shubert Theater Stage May 21

The New Haven Ballet will stage their spring performance at the Shubert Theater on May 21.

Comments

Feel the Bernhard: Comedian Brings her Signature Sass

Feel the Bernhard: Comedian Brings her Signature Sass

Sarcasm and sass are part of comedian, activist, radio show host, author, singer and actor Sandra Bernhard’s signature stand-up style. Find out what she had to say about aging, Mark Twain and Trump.

Comments

Elizabeth Gilbert, Nile Rodgers & Bill T. Jones in Conversation at The CT Forum

Elizabeth Gilbert, Nile Rodgers & Bill T. Jones in Conversation at The CT Forum

Grammy Award-winning musician Nile Rodgers, acclaimed author Elizabeth Gilbert and award-winning choreographer Bill T. Jones will come together in conversation at The Connecticut Forum panel, "Creative Artists," at The Bushnell on May 13.

Comments

Edit ModuleShow Tags

Style & Design

Stepping Out: Shakespeare in Bloom, Big Red For the Arts, Wines of March and more

Stepping Out: Shakespeare in Bloom, Big Red For the Arts, Wines of March and more

Shakespeare on the Hartford Stage, the Stamford Umbrella Club's car raffle, the Greater Hartford Arts Council held its annual fundraiser, and more.

Comments

From Ground to Plate: Gardening Promotes Fresh, Seasonal Food

From Ground to Plate: Gardening Promotes Fresh, Seasonal Food

In the rising tide of the "eat local" movement, what is more local than your own backyard? Gardening is a great way to get your hands on fresh, seasonal food.

Comments

Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit Module
Advertisement
Edit ModuleShow Tags

The Connecticut Table

An insider's view of the Connecticut dining scene
Barcade Brings Vintage Arcade Games, Great Food, Beer to New Haven

Barcade Brings Vintage Arcade Games, Great Food, Beer to New Haven

Before I left the bar and restaurant I had developed a Pac-Man addiction, reveled in my newfound ability to maneuver a car at ridiculously high speeds around cartoonish racetracks and decided that kids today are far too distracted by their iPads and smartphones and need to remember what’s really important in life — video games.

Comments

Openings: Gourmet Breakfast, An Arcade Beer Bar &  New Restaurant So Cool You’re Not Invited

Openings: Gourmet Breakfast, An Arcade Beer Bar & New Restaurant So Cool You’re Not Invited

A monthly look at some of what’s new and exciting on the Connecticut dining scene

Comments

Burger Report: Chef Geoff Lazlo's Burger at Mill Street Bar + Table

Burger Report: Chef Geoff Lazlo's Burger at Mill Street Bar + Table

CTbites takes a look at the 8oz Pastured Beef Burger at Mill Street Bar + Table in Greenwich.

Comments

7 of Connecticut's Best Barbecue Joints

7 of Connecticut's Best Barbecue Joints

These meat meccas are worth a pit stop this summer!

Comments

Edit ModuleShow Tags

Health & Science

Solving Autism’s Puzzle

Solving Autism’s Puzzle

A new book by a UConn professor teaches parents exercises for their toddlers that can jumpstart improvement and, in rare cases, have led to a reversal of the diagnosis.

Comments

Derby Company's Spring-loaded Facemask Reduces Facial Impacts for Catchers

Derby Company's Spring-loaded Facemask Reduces Facial Impacts for Catchers

In what could be a game-changer for several sports, the spring-loaded Force3 Defender might help bounce away concussions for baseball and softball catchers and umpires.

Comments

Edit ModuleShow Tags

Calendar

Bookmark and Share Email this page Email Print this page Print Get this Event Get this Event

Breast Cancer Alliance "9th Annual WALK FOR HOPE"

Event Date/Time

Apr 27, 2014
10:30 am until 12:00 pm

Description

Breast Cancer Alliance

(Breast Cancer Alliance

9th Annual WALK FOR HOPE

EVENT DATE:

Sunday, April 27, 2014

Starting/Ending at Richards of Greenwich, 359 Greenwich Avenue, Greenwich, CT

Greenwich, Conn. – April 1, 2014) -- Breast Cancer Alliance (BCA), founded in 1996, holds an annual Walk for Hope, a commemorative walk down Greenwich Avenue, honoring and remembering loved ones who have battled this disease. The Breast Cancer Alliance is one of the largest private non-corporate breast cancer organizations in the U.S. Breast Cancer Alliance has awarded over $19 million in grants supporting its mission to improve survival rates and quality of life for those impacted by breast cancer through better prevention, early detection, treatment and cure. To promote these goals, the organization invests in innovative research, breast surgery fellowships, regional education, dignified support and screening for the uninsured and underserved.

WHEN: Sunday, April 27, 2014

10:30 a.m. Check-in, Health Fair Opens, Music by Shine Events & Complimentary Breakfast      Courtesy of Z Hospitality

11:00 a.m.  Welcome & Walk

12:00 p.m.  Health Fair & Refreshments Courtesy of PepsiCo Continue

WHERE:  Richards, 359 Greenwich Avenue, Greenwich, CT 

WHAT: One-Mile Walk starting up Mason Street, returning via Greenwich Avenue

WHO: Co-Chairs: Caroline Brecker, Nicole Ewing, Julie Genovese

  Grand Marshall: Trisha Goddard of NBC Universal’s syndicated talk show “Trisha”

BCA President: Sharon Phillips

BCA Executive Director: Yonni Wattenmaker

 

TO REGISTER: To register visit: bca.donorpages.com/WalkforHope2014/          

For information please contact:info@breastcanceralliance.org / 203-861-0014

For media inquiries please contact: Christine M. Biddle, Bonni Brodnick

Biddle & Bellidora Communications / 914-763-3843 christine@biddleandbellidora.com or bonni@biddleandbellidora.com                  

Cost TICKETS: $20 for adults - $10 for students (Children under 7 and dogs are free)
Location

Richards
359 Greenwich Avenue
Greenwich, CT
View map

Additional Information
SponsorBreast Cancer Alliance
Phone914-763-3843
Contact nameChristine Biddle, Biddle & Bellidora Communication
Contact emailchristine@biddleandbellidora.com
Websitehttp://www.biddleandbellidora.com
Alternate Phone:: 9143299810

We make every effort to ensure the accuracy of this information. However, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.

Edit Module
Fresh, Unique, Reliable !
A monthly celebration of the place we call home!!
Edit Module
Advertisement
Edit Module

Connect with Us


Edit ModuleShow Tags

FIND IT:

Dining

Events

Health Care Resources

Home Resources

Retirement Guide

Top Dentists 2014

Top Docs 2016 Guide

 

Local Resources



 

 

Edit ModuleShow Tags

Archive »Current Issue Features