Monthly Archives: June 2017

Swim Across America WaveMaker: James Coppola

By JAMES COPPOLA Photography by CHICHI UBIÑA   This will be my 6th year participating in the 1.5 mile Greenwich/Stamford Open Water Swim through Swim Across America.  It has been an honor to be a “WaveMaker" each year, helping to raise more than $6,000 of the $70 million Swim Across America has generated since inception. [...]

Swim Across America WaveMaker: James Coppola2017-06-21T14:40:40+00:00

Swim Across America WaveMaker: Peter Carlson

  By PETER CARLSON  Photography by CHICHI UBIÑA This year I am swimming in memory of several friends who have lost their battle with cancer over this past year, and in honor of several others who are currently fighting courageous battles. Julian Fraser, a long-time family friend from Old Greenwich, CT, lost his battle with cancer on February [...]

Swim Across America WaveMaker: Peter Carlson2017-06-21T14:37:58+00:00

Swim Across America WaveMaker: Diana Tramontano

    By DIANA TRAMONTANO  Photography by CHICHI UBIÑA   I began swimming in the annual Greenwich-Stamford Swim Across America race in 2015. For the past 9 years, I have swam both in school and on an outside of school team. I've always been passionate about science and as I've grown older, I began to [...]

Swim Across America WaveMaker: Diana Tramontano2017-06-21T14:37:30+00:00

Swim Across America WaveMaker: Victoria Dinkel

By VICTORIA DINKEL  Photography by CHICHI UBIÑA   W is for Wetsuits - who doesn’t look cool in a wetsuit! H is for hundred percent! 100% of donations received by ACGT go directly to cancer research! Y is for Yale University and the innovative lab being used to research new treatments for blood cancers. I [...]

Swim Across America WaveMaker: Victoria Dinkel2017-06-21T14:37:33+00:00

John Ferris Robben

By ANNE W. SEMMES Photography by CHICHI UBIÑA     He was dressed as an “art Pope” in an actual priest robe, sporting a fedora entitled “Press.”  John Ferris Robben was making his official debut as artist in a one night retrospective “Painting Show,” May 22, at the Greenwich YMCA in a town where he’s known [...]

John Ferris Robben2017-06-07T18:55:02+00:00