L. Scott Frantz

Greenwich: A stretch of coastline dotted by politics

A six-mile stretch of Greenwich coastline is virtually unrivaled in the country for attracting presidential hopefuls. From John Kasich to Hillary Clinton, all come to share in the abundance of campaign cash to be found here.

Pan over the spits of land jutting into Long Island Sound, and there's a connection to the highest office in the land.

In addition to a sitting president and a future president, five presidential and vice presidential candidates have panned for political gold along this narrow stretch of waterfront real estate during the past decade.

The clout of the Gold Coast was not lost on Barack Obama in 2007, when hedge fund titan Paul Tudor Jones hosted...