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Chris Preovolos

S-P-E-L-L-I-N-G Bee

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Chris Preovolos/Staff photo Alex Rothwell, of the Montessori School, adjusts the microphone stand during the Regional Spelling BEE of Lower Fairfield County, held at the UConn Stamford Campus on Thursday. This is way harder than it looks. I feel particularly bad for the girl who went down on an obscure Hawai’ian noun. I’m too tired […] [Read More]
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CAR 61 WHERE ARE YOU?

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Chris Preovolos/The Advocate Um, well, stuck in the snow on Spruce St. Fortunately, Jorge Robles, left, and Bob Eberheim, were helpful enough to get the radio car moving again. I imagine the young officer headed “thirty seven” for chains shortly after this. –CP [Read More]
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MARINATIN’

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Dante Hicks greets Angel Colon, who was taking a break from the cash register to enjoy the afternoon at La Fabulosa Grocery on South Pacific St. in Stamford, on Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2009. 2/11/2009 I found this while cruising around the South End for a weather photo. –CP [Read More]
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THE CANINES TAKE MANHATTAN

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Chris Preovolos/The Advocate The scene after a round of judging at the 133rd annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show at Madison Square Garden in New York. 02/09/2009 I’ve been covering the Westminster for a few years now and no matter how many times I’ve been there, or how many times I’ve watched “Best in Show,” […] [Read More]
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ZUES, PROMETHEUS AND THE GOD OF DRUNK

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Chris Preovolos/The Advocate ABOVE: From left, George Bellos, 14, Dimitrios Psaltos, 13, and Demetrios Barkas, 13, get ready for their comedy sketch “The Fire From Olympus” during the Annunciation Greek Afternoon School’s Greek Letters Day program at the Annunciation Greek Orthodox Church in Stamford, Conn. on Sunday, February 1, 2009. The event, which coincides with […] [Read More]
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FRESHMAN ORIENTATION

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1/11/2009 After trailing Congressman Jim Himes, Connecticut’s new 4th District representative in the House of Representatives on the first day of the 111th Congress, I produced this audio slideshow. Read Greenwich Time reporter Neil Vigdor’s story: HERE –CP [Read More]
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SNOW. SORTA.

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Chris Preovolos/The Advocate Sledders at the E. Gaynor Brennan Golf Course, Sunday. 1/11/2009 Yeah, it was more ice than anything else. Or you know, frozen crusty snow. Whatever you call that. –CP [Read More]
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LOS TRES REYES

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Chris Preovolos/The Advocate ABOVE: The Three Kings, a/k/a, Armando Gonzalez and Roy Morgan, of Stamford, and Florentine Mercado, of Perth-Amboy, N.J., confer in a locker room during the Latino Foundation of Stamford’s annual Three Kings event at the Yerwood Center in Stamford. There was – as usual – enough slack time in this assignment to […] [Read More]
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