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Chris Preovolos

A look at the damage

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ABOVE: Aaron Maiolo, 16, was on the couch in his family’s living room when a tree tore through the roof. Aaron, a baby grand piano and the china cabinet escaped uninjured, however, the couch and his brother’s guitar didn’t fare so well. –CP [Read More]
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Big Frank

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ABOVE: Big Frank, a tree guy from the city. Acutally his name isn’t Frank. 3/15/2010 I was running around Stamford yesterday covering the aftermath of Saturday’s big storm. As you all know by now, it was a mess and getting around town was problematic. CHECK OUT: A slideshow of the damage here. –CP [Read More]
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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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