In Sight

A photographic journal (mostly) around lower Fairfield County
A red-tailed hawk comes in for a landing near the top of a pine tree at the Audobon property in Greenwich, Conn., Saturday afternoon, Jan. 17, 2015.  Audubon Greenwich is located at 613 Riversville Road and is the site of the National Audubon Society's 285-acre sanctuary in Greenwich that was opened in 1942 as Audubon's first environmental education center. For more information about Audubon Greenwich and events held there, visit their web-site: http://greenwich.audubon.org/learn-explore.

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State Rep. Themis Klarides, the first woman to lead House Republicans, is greeted with cheers and her colleagues waving her likeness around in the air on the opening day of the 2015 legislative session Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2015, at the Capital in Hartford, Conn. [Read More]
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Bubble Mania

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  Who knew soap could be so much fun? With the bubbles from soap, performer Casey Carle recently proved that it can be with his Bubble Mania performance at The Palace Theatre. Carle graduated with a BFA, or Bachelor of Fun Arts, from The Ringling Bros. Clown College so he is an expert when it […] [Read More]
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A bird takes flight after feeding on Sweetgum seed pods in a tree at the Montgomery Pinetum Park in the Cos Cob section of Greenwich, Conn., Thursday, Jan. 8, 2015. The 102-acre woodland park maintained by the Town of Greenwich is located off Bible Street in Cos Cob. The park is open to the public and features hiking trails, a picnic area and a Garden Education Center.

Winging it at the Pinetum

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One of those days

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This is a view of United Congregational Church on State Street looking west from the roof of the Connecticut Post. It’s the same view from the newsroom window too. As I come and go from the newsroom, every now and then the sunset is too beautiful to pass up and this day was no exception. […] [Read More]
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Bridgeport resident Ariana Porter listens music on her headphones while walking past a colorful grafitti drawing of an alien on Main Street on her way to the bus stop in downtown Bridgeport, Conn. Friday, Jan. 2, 2015.

Bridgeport graffiti

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Looking for “The Precious!”

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Mark Anderson, of Southbury, spends a chilly afternoon metal detecting along a beach off of Bayshore Drive in Milford, Conn. on Saturday Jan. 3, 2015. He usually just finds newer pennies or can pull tabs, which are some of the most common finds, although Anderson said he has found a few gold rings in 2014. [Read More]
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The photo on the left shows the intersection of Greenwich Avenue and Havemeyer Place taken in the early 1900s while the photo on the right shows the same intersection in present day.

A stroll through Greenwich

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Greenwich Avenue in downtown Greenwich began its life as a dirt path that saw more traffic from cows and horses than people. ┬áSince then, it’s become a shopping destination featuring the likes of Hermes, Saks Fifth Avenue, Tiffany and Co., ┬áMichael Kors, and more- not to mention stop-and-go traffic (mostly stopped) that takes more than […] [Read More]
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