Yearly Archive for 2011

: 2011

The dogs don’t care

I’ve always found it funny to watch how the dogs act during these blessing ceremonies- barking, pulling their owners off their chairs to get to other dogs( happened today, lady went sprawling). I have

Charles Island in Milford

A light rain falls as this tourist telescope sits unused for the moment with Charles Island looming in the background at Silver Sands State Park in Milford, Conn. on Tuesday October 4, 2011.

Long day at the Bridgeport DMV

The inside scoop is this. Lines and wait times can be a lot shorter if you go later in the week. I can’t personally confirm this, but did hear it mentioned more than once while I was there.

Great Stratford Bird Festival

A few select pics from Sunday’s event

Somewhere over the…

Shouts rang out in the newsroom. The photo staff leapt into action. What was all the ruckus about? A rainbow over Bridgeport! We work in a windowless room so thank goodness for the shouts. In

Seaside Park in Bridgeport, flooded after Hurricane Irene

Reposting this, so that I could try adding a caption. This whole blogging thing is new to me, so you all can share in my struggles as I try to figure it out. Photo was taken the day after Hurricane

Galapagos tortoise gets CT scan

A future Billy Elliot?

Dereje Tarrant demonstrates a floor ballet routine as he listens to Artistic Director Brett Raphael discuss auditions for the Connecticut Ballet Company’s production of “The Nutcracker” in Stamford.

Ready to play

Mayor Michael Pavia hovers over second base as he and his team take on the Board of Reps in the Mayor’s annual softball game at Kosciuzco Park. Bobby Valentine provided more entertainment than

An all-American ride

Ryan Knapp and Nicole Dzamko are ready to ride as they wait for the annual 9-11 Connecticut United Ride which set out from Norden Industrial Park in Norwalk, Conn. More than 3,000 bikers fired up