Stranded Greenwich students returning today

GREENWICH - About 150 high school students from Greenwich are expected to be home tonight after being stranded in Greece for a few extra days on a school trip.

The students were grounded because of the volcanic ash cloud covering parts of Europe following an eruption in Iceland that canceled their connecting flight.

A group of nine students made it home last night because they had a direct flight that avoided the ash cloud.

The group will fly home on a special flight arranged with Lufthansa.

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