Table of Contents: November 2013
Meet the Honorees
When they see a person in need or a cause worth fighting for, these men and women are there to help. Their personal stories enlighten and inspire everyone who comes in contact with them. We are proud to introduce you to our sixth annual Light a Fire honorees.
Crossing Party Lines
We go behind the scenes with over-the-top event planner Brett Galley to find out what it takes to plan a party for Hugh Jackman, Robert De Niro, Whoopi Goldberg and many more.
With the recent addition of a historic backcountry farm to its nearly 800 acres of protected land, the Greenwich Land Trust proves just how far it has come from its one-man-show beginnings.
The Color of Funny
Maria Scrivan thinks outside the box and colors outside the lines—and that’s just her day job. The young up-and-comer defies those who say her work is a dying art and shows just what talent and perseverance can reap.
The Big Day
No matter what your wedding style, we have great ideas to help you create the perfect day filled with grace, style and a touch of whimsy.
Martindale-Hubbell ranks the top lawyers in eighty-seven specialties throughout Fairfield County.
From The Editor
From The Founders
Government Control of the News
by jack moffly
Of Houseguests and Havoc
by donna moffly
Elias Frank’s crusade against bullying; Anti-bullying Ts; Greenwich Choral Society celebrates the holidays and a milestone; Billy Joel sails into Greenwich; Shopping Around: Marmot, Joie; Greenwich Reform Synagogue honors a somber reminder; ONS Foundation research
Fashion: Great layering pieces for winter gifts: Hostess gifts with flair Home: Old-fashioned game night
People & Places
Boys & Girls Club of Greenwich; BackCountry Jazz; Educated Canines Assisting with Disabilities; The Greenwich Cup; NFL Alumni; Greenwich Community Projects Fund; Moffly Media’s Best of the Gold Coast; UJA
In Good Taste
Famous Greek Kitchen
Index of Advertisers
True golfing dedication