Bill Cummings, Greenwich Time

Bill Cummings

Greenwich Time

Hartford, CT, United States

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Recent:
  • Greenwich Time
  • New Haven Register
Past:
  • The Middletown Press
  • Register Citizen
  • Connecticut Post

Recent articles by Bill:

Golf roundup: Conroy wins State Mid-Amateur in sudden-death playoff

Ben Conroy birdied the second hole of a sudden-death playoff to defeat Cody Paladino and win the Connecticut Mid-Amateur at Madison Country Club. → Read More

The Latest: Kentucky Fried Chicken suspends tagline in ads

LOUISVILLE, Ky. - Don't lick your fingers! That's what Kentucky Fried Chicken signaled to customers as the company suspended its "It's Finger Lickin' Good" tagline after 64 years, deeming it "the most inappropriate slogan for 2020" amid the coronavirus pandemic. The suspension will affect the slogan's use in global advertising "for a little while," the company said in a statement. "We find… → Read More

Multi-vehicle Greenwich crash slows I-95 traffic

The crash, reported around 7:30 a.m., has closed the lane between exits 6 and 5. → Read More

Pedal Greenwich will teach young bicyclists the rules of the road

Elementary school kids can sign up for the event, which offers a course filled with safety tips and rules for bicyclists. → Read More

'Dead' woman found to be breathing at Detroit funeral home

DETROIT (AP) - A young woman who was declared dead at her suburban Detroit home opened her eyes at a funeral home as she was about to embalmed, a lawyer said Monday. "They would have begun draining her blood to be very, very frank about it," Geoffrey Fieger told WXYZ-TV. The Southfield fire department acknowledged it was involved in a bizarre set of events Sunday that began when a medical crew… → Read More

Scientists: New tick found in CT could affect humans, dogs

In humans, Gulf Coast ticks can transmit a form of spotted fever, while dogs can experience decrease appetite, weight loss and discharge from the eyes and nose. → Read More

Police: Man killed after car crashes into tree off I-91 in Middletown

State Police said the crash happened just before midnight on northbound I-91 near the Exit 20 on-ramp. → Read More

Greenwich Hospital delays annual Teddy Bear Clinic

The popular event, which teaches kids about medical procedures through one-on-one interactions, is slated to return in fall of 2021. → Read More

Police: Milford resident punched after confronting car burglars

Police said two people were arrested Sunday morning when they were caught breaking into cars in the area of Berwyn Street. → Read More

I-95 reopened after fatal pedestrian accident

The accident happened around 9 p.m. Sunday near Exit 16 in Norwalk and closed the highway for about six hours, police said. → Read More

Ansonia’s Pitney retires from Brakettes, will coach 18-U Brakettes

Shortly after her decision to end her playing career, the former St. Joseph High and Manhattan College star was named head coach of the Select Brakettes. → Read More

Greenwich’s St. Roch Church proceeds with procession

The church's namesake - appropriate for this year - is the patron saint of infectious diseases → Read More

Medical student from Greenwich announces engagement-wedding

Stephanie Anne Hart and D. Baxter Matthews plan to hold an official ceremony next spring at the Country Music Hall of Fame in Nashville. → Read More

Greenwich still cleaning up from Tropical Storm Isaias.

Hours were extended at the Holly Hill transfer station so residents can dump the large quantity of trees, branches and other debris from the storm. → Read More

Cuomo: Health workers to supervise annual 9/11 light tribute

NEW YORK (AP) - The annual light display honoring victims of 9/11 is back on, officials announced Saturday, saying New York health officials will supervise this year's tribute to ensure workers' safety amid concerns related to the coronavirus pandemic. "This year it is especially important that we all appreciate and commemorate 9/11, the lives lost and the heroism displayed ‎as New Yorkers are… → Read More

Cuomo: Health workers to supervise annual 9/11 light tribute

NEW YORK (AP) - The annual light display honoring victims of 9/11 is back on, officials announced Saturday, saying New York health officials will supervise this year's tribute to ensure workers' safety amid concerns related to the coronavirus pandemic. "This year it is especially important that we all appreciate and commemorate 9/11, the lives lost and the heroism displayed ‎as New Yorkers are… → Read More

Greenwich native graduates from Vista Life Innovations

The program is a nationally accredited post-secondary program that supports the successes of individuals with disabilities and helps them to lead more independent lives. → Read More

‘Greenwich was lucky to have him:’ Iconic talk show host Regis Philbin dies at 88

The legendary television performer was best known for his eponymous talks shows and for hosting 'Who Wants to Be a Millionaire.' → Read More

Trump reschedules campaign rally after Juneteenth uproar

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump said Friday that he is rescheduling his first campaign rally in months to a day later so it won't conflict with the Juneteenth observance of the end of slavery in the United States. Trump had scheduled the rally - his first since early March - for June 19 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Black leaders said it was offensive for Trump to pick that day and that place, a… → Read More

Trump reschedules campaign rally after Juneteenth uproar

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump said Friday that he is rescheduling his first campaign rally in months to a day later so it won't conflict with the Juneteenth observance of the end of slavery in the United States. Trump had scheduled the rally - his first since early March - for June 19 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Black leaders said it was offensive for Trump to pick that day and that place, a… → Read More