August 2012: Table of Contents



Features

All Dressed Up with Everywhere to Go!
From fun feathers to jaw-dropping gowns, the outfits we feature in our first annual Social Issue are pretty spectacular and we explain why they work so well.
by Carisha Swanson

It’s Not All Black and White
Imagine Cary Grant in a world without tuxedos. This year the ubiquitous black suit turned 150 years old. Explore the legend, lore and Greenwich connection to the birth of this classic.  
by Jane Kendall

The Year in Review: Fabulous Fetes
There is no shortage of benefits in Greenwich. The year is chock-full of fantastic events that all raise money for great causes. Here, a recap of some of the crazy surprises, whimsical elements and sweet touches that we enjoyed this year.
by Riann Smith

The Backcountry Secret
In the second of our three-part series on unsolved murders in Greenwich we delve into the thirty-six-year-old mystery of Kim Klein and Martha Lema. The list of theories behind the execution-style murders goes on, but will there ever be full closure?
by Stephen Sawicki
 

Departments

From the Editor

From the Founders
Of Parties and Plumage
by Donna Moffly

Town Talk
New Spaces & Places: Tangerine, Plush Blow, Mantra Mind and Body Yoga; Angela’s Answers: Mister Rogers for the Next Generation; Calling all poets; Working the voting system

Fab Finds
Party Time: Cool stuff for his perfect poker night; Chic stuff for her end of summer bash

People & Places
The Red Cross Greenwich Chapter; Greenwich Town Party; Eagle Hill School; Greenwich Historical Society, Mother’s Day Tea; Bruce Museum; Greenwich High School; Stanwich School; Greenwich Tree Conservancy; Port Chester Carver Center; Greenwich Historical Society; National Meningitis Association; Nathaniel Witherell

In Good Taste
eleven14 Kitchen at J House
by Mary Kate Hogan

Weddings
Curdumi—Pendley
Nicole—Perry
Sharma—Patel
McCarthy—Dance

Calendar

Index of Advertisers

Postscript

Dog Days of Summer

 

Greenwich Agenda

  • Exhibit Ira BARKOFF

    2014.10.11
     @ Canfin Gallery

    “The beauty of the physical world becomes a metaphor for the capacity of the spirit to reveal itself". Ira Barkoff Evocation of...

  • Nigh Season: New Paintings By David Konigsberg

    2014.09.13
     @ Kenise Barnes Fine Art

    Dates: September 13 – October 31, 2014 Opening Reception: September 13, 6 – 8:30 PM  Public Invited   NIGH...

  • Undulate: Paintings By Julie Gross and Margaret Neill

    2014.09.13
     @ Kenise Barnes Fine Art

    GALLERY II Dates: September 13 – October 31, 2014 Opening Reception: September 13, 6 – 8:30 PM Public Invited...

  • Parties at the JCC Center

    2014.09.02
     @ Stamford JCC

    A place to celebrate birthdays and special occasions. Be a guest at your own party! The JCC offers a wonderful space for you and your guests to...

  • SPLURGE Matches Scarf Donations for Cancer Patients

    2014.10.01
     @ SPLURGE

    SPLURGE and the Cancer Institute at Greenwich Hospital are partnering to bring comfort and encouragement to cancer patients.  From October...

  • Flinn Gallery Art Opening

    2014.10.30
     @ Flinn Gallery 2nd floor

    FLINN GALLERY Opening Reception 'IN FOCUS' Thursday October 30, 6 - 8pm Seven artists share their visions - Carolyn Conrad,...

  • IMAGINE CANDY- SWEET TASTINGS!!!

    2014.10.24
     @ Imagine Candy

    Imagine Candy located in Scarsdale Village- Winner of 2014 Best West of Westchester by Westchester Magazine- holds a Belgian Chocolate and Candy...

  • Flower Power

    2014.10.08
     @ SM Home Gallery

    SM Home Gallery show featuring two Greenwich based artists: Margaret Bragg and Penny Putnam. The art show runs thorough November 22nd....

  • Harvest Fair and Gift Show

    2014.11.01
     @ Second Congregational Church

    Event Will Include Hay Mazes, Games, Crafts, Food, Holiday Shopping The community is invited to a Harvest Fair and Gift Show on Saturday, Nov....

  • New Fitness Class: SalsaTone

    2014.11.01
     @ Latin Moves Dance Studio

    Starting November 1st ~ Every Saturday morning 10 to 11 AM Instructor: Melissa Lopez Start your weekend off right with this exciting cardio...

  • Lynne Scalo Design Opening

    2014.11.05

    Please join Lynne Scalo, Greenwich Magazine and athome Magazine to celebrate the Greenwich showroom opening of Lynne Scalo Design Cocktails...

  • Breast Cancer Alliance Benefit Luncheon & Fashion Show

    2014.11.06
     @ Hyatt Regency Greenwich

    Breast Cancer Alliance to Host Branching Out, Coming Together, Aspiring to a Cure 19th Annual Benefit Luncheon & Fashion Show: November 6,...

  • Free Screening of Documentary ' Children of the Inquisition'

    2014.11.06
     @ Bush-Holley House

    Join filmmaker Joseph Lovett as he presents his documentary film and multi-platform project of personal exploration and...

  • P.A.L.S. 2nd Annual Soarin' Soiree~ November 7, 2014

    2014.11.07
     @ Greenwich Country Club

    You are invited to join our State Senator, L. Scott Frantz and our First Selectman, Peter J. Tesei, for an awe-inspiring evening to benefit Patient...

  • John Hardy Event

    2014.11.08
     @ Bloomingdale's

    John Hardy One of a kind. One at a time. Each by hand. Bloomingdale's is inviting YOU to meet the head designer Guy Bedarida as he presents...

  • Olivine Gabbro Opening

    2014.11.08

    Olivine Gabbro invites you to join them for their Opening Party! DJ | Cocktails | H'Orderves | Gift Bags Made to Measure Beautifully...

  • Meet Joshua Safran, Author of "Free Spirit: Growing Up On the Road and Off the Grid"

    2014.11.11
     @ YWCA Greenwich

    Meet the author of this powerful memoir. Joshua Safran is an author, attorney, occasional rabbi, and nationally recognized advocate for...

  • Markham Roberts: Decorating the Way I See It

    2014.11.13
     @ Belle Haven Club

    Join us as Interior Designer Markham Roberts shares coveted design insights, key to creating the perfect home. The program will include...


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