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BAD SANTAS

Photos/Chris Preovolos ABOVE: From left, Kevin Gallagher, of Stamford, center, and other Santas head from the Brick House Bar & Grille to Tigin Irish Pub and Restaurant during the 2008 Stamford
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“THIS JUST IN”

Chris Preovolos/The Advocate During a talk at Darien High School, Bob Schieffer, a legendary broadcast journalist and host of Face the Nation, leans in for a question about the future of journalism
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FOUND

Photo/Chris Preovolos I found this is front of Target on Broad street while walking in the rain to an appointment at the optometrist. Dude, new glasses are expensive. I’m accepting donations to help
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STAMPRISE

Chris Preovolos/The Advocate David Flanagan, of Milford, keeps the grounds at the Fairfield Memorial Park Cemetery on Oaklawn Ave. in Stamford on Monday. I saw this on the way into work today. I’m too
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REFLECTIONS ON DEADLINE

Chris Preovolos/The Advocate Chris Barron, the lead singer of the Spin Doctors, is reflected in a laminated poster near the stage while performing a solo act during a benefit for Family Centers at the
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VETERAN’S DAY PARADE

Chris Preovolos/The Advocate Louis Blanco, left, and his mother, Mary, right, watch the annual Veteran’s Day Parade in Stamford on Sunday. Louis brought his mom down to catch a little of the parade
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I VOTED.

Chris Preovolos/The Advocate I walked over to my polling location at the Yerwood Center to vote before 6 a.m. today. I figured I’d beat the crowds. Wholly unprepared for the hour-long line, I was glad
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0 DAYS, 0 HOURS, 0 MINUTES (NOT THAT I WAS COUNTING)

Chris Preovolos/The Advocate Volunteer Pete Walsh, left, and Dawn Hogan, a City of Stamford employee, setup a polling location at K.T. Murphy Elementary School on Monday. Regardless of political
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WHEN I SAY FIRED UP…

Chris Preovolos/The Advocate Shawn Thomson, 17, of Norwalk, fires up the crowd during the 2008 Middle School Unified Sports Soccer Tournament and Elementary Unified Sports Day at New Canaan Country
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HERE SHE IS…

Chris Preovolos/The Advocate Brianne Hiltz, the outgoing Miss Connecticut Teen USA, congratulates this year’s winner, Tiffany Teixeira, left, after the 2009 Miss Connecticut USA/Miss Connecticut Teen
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