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Chris Preovolos

Another year at the Westminster

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ABOVE: Remy Smith-Lewis, of Suisun, Calif. waits with Giambi, a  mastiff before competing during the 134th Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show at Madison Square Garden in New York. 2/16/2010 Another year at the Westminster. It’s crazy down there, I love this assignment. –CP BELOW: Handlers get their golden retrievers ready for judging. [Read More]
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Eye of the Tiger

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ABOVE: Emanuel Lai, 7, of Greenwich, shouts “rock on” after he and other students from the Chinese Language School of Connecticut performed a traditional Chinese song during the Year of the Tiger Chinese New Year Festival at the Stamford Plaza Hotel and Conference Center. 2/7/2010 Emanuel Lai was in full rock-star mode as he and […] [Read More]
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Remembering Martin Luther King

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ABOVE: The Rev. Johnny Bush leads a song during the Annual MLK March in Stamford on Monday. 1/18/2010 I have never covered the Annual MLK March in Stamford before, so I guess even going into my seventh year at the Advocate, there still are some firsts. The weather was beautiful, the marchers were in good […] [Read More]
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Waiting, praying

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Chris Preovolos/The Advocate ABOVE: Altar server Ferry Galbert, a native of Haiti, prepares for a mass at St. John’s Church dedicated the victims and survivors of yesterday’s deadly earthquake in Haiti. Galbert has been able to reach some of his family members by phone but many others, including his grandmother have been unreacheable and their […] [Read More]
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DOUBLE VISION

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ABOVE: Czeslaw Bielen, left, and Bruno Szulimowski, right, before the Pulaski Day Parade at the Holy Name of Jesus Church. I covered the shortest parade in Stamford today. The Pulaski Day Parade, held in honor of military commander Kazimierz Pułaski and is a celebration of Polish pride and culture. The parade though, only goes from […] [Read More]
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BACK IN THE GAME

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ABOVE: Mark Seward, a Stamford High School varsity football player listens to head coach Kevin Jones (not pictured) as the team prepares to take on Ridgefield High School in an FCIAC football game at Stamford High School in Stamford, Conn. on Thursday, Sept. 17, 2009 9/18/2009 It’s officially football season in Stamford, with the SHS […] [Read More]
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MILK CRATE IMAGINATION

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ABOVE: William Hendricks, 4, of Stamford, drops his milk-crate-mobile into fifth gear during a 50th birthday celebration for the Mini Cooper, a benefit for the Boys & Girls Club of Stamford, sponsored by MINI of Fairfield County at the Hotel Chesterfield in Shippan. 08/09/2009 When I was a little kid my favorite toy was a […] [Read More]
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LOUNGING ON THE GREAT WHITE WAY

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ABOVE: Tourists sit in beach chairs in one of the new pedestrian zones on Broadway near Times Square. 6/27/2009 I made this photograph while on a freelance assignment last week at NASDAQ for Marine Money. It was the first time I was in Times Square since portions of Broadway were shut down to vehicular traffic. […] [Read More]
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OLD PRIESTS NEVER DIE, THEY JUST FADE AWAY

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6/21/2009 NOTE: This is the first in a series of audio slideshows we are calling “In Their Own Words” featuring people in our community with interesting stories and lives. Look for Kate King’s story in Monday’s Advocate and check back for more profiles in the future. Father George Poulos retired today after serving 53 years […] [Read More]
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CAR NIGHT ON WEST MAIN

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ABOVE: Car guys discuss the authenticity of paint schemes on a 1970 Dodge Dart in the Stop & Shop parking lot on West Main St. 6/17/2009 SEEN IN STAMFORD: I was heading over to Stop & Shop to pick up a couple of things I forgot to get at Shoprite on the way home from […] [Read More]
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