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Batting champ or batting chump?

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It had all the makings of a coronation. It was the only reason Met fans were interested in following the team for the last few weeks of another hapless season. But in a shocking turn of events, they were left with a bad taste in their mouths heading into the off-season, and it had nothing […] [Read More]
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Irene leaves strange sights: Look, it’s a…BOAT!

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Tropical Storm Irene pounded Fairfield County’s coastline Sunday, leaving in it a wake of flooding, historic power outages and widespread damage. Irene exposed us New Englanders to things we are not accustomed to seeing–like boats hanging out on top of rock walls. We captured these surreal images of a boat, ironically named the “Silver Hammer,” […] [Read More]
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Eyewitness to Disaster: Tropical Storm Irene blasts Fairfield

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Tropical Storm Irene came ashore in Fairfield, CT on Sunday morning, blasting the coastline with strong winds and a destructive tidal surge. The Long Island Sound turned Fairfield Beach Road into an extension of itself and took with it, a home. Thankfully, no one was in the residence at the time. Here is exclusive footage […] [Read More]
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Video Slideshow: Irene strikes the CT shoreline

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Hurricane Irene battered coastal Connecticut on Sunday causing historic power outages, widespread downed trees and severe flooding. Follow the historic storm through the lens of residents who experienced it throughout the shoreline. View “Hurricane Irene takes aim at the North East” on Storify [Read More]
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Have you experienced a Hurricane in CT?

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When you hear the word Hurricane, most think of names like Andrew and Katrina and states like Florida and New Orleans. Connecticut residents usually are drawn to their televisions, watching the dramatics unfold in the tropics with the peace of mind that they will not be directly effected. This time, however it doesn’t look like […] [Read More]
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2011 Billboard Music Awards Performances

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Did you miss the Billboard Music Awards? We’ve got you covered with every performance from an amazing, high energy awards show that was hosted at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Let us know what was your favorite. Enjoy! Taio Cruz-Break Your Heart/Dynamite Black Eyed Peas-Just Can’t Get Enough/I Gotta Feeling Neil Diamond-Sweet Caroline/America Rihanna [...] [Read More]
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