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Chris Preovolos

“THIS JUST IN”

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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 from the concerned father of a young reporter. His answer was refreshingly upbeat in a general sense, though he did mention something about […] [Read More]
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FOUND

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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 pay for my improved corrected vision. MAIL CHECKS TO: Chris Preovolos Staff photographer, The Advocate 9A Riverbend Drive South, Samford, CT 06907 […] [Read More]
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STAMPRISE

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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 caffeinated to try to think of something to write here, let alone come up with a headline other than what I […] [Read More]
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REFLECTIONS ON DEADLINE

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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 Palace Theatre. The benefit concert at the Palace Theatre I was shooting tonight ran a little later than expected. After calling […] [Read More]
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VETERAN’S DAY PARADE

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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 before her shift at Lord & Taylor. The parade just started and “she only has eight minutes,” Louis told me. –CP [Read More]
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I VOTED.

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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 to have spotted my neighbors Nancy and Paul and waited with them. The line snaked around the building and out […] [Read More]
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0 DAYS, 0 HOURS, 0 MINUTES (NOT THAT I WAS COUNTING)

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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 affiliation, everybody I’ve talked to is clearly glad this excruciatingly long presidential campaign is almost coming to an end. So all you have to do now […] [Read More]
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WHEN I SAY FIRED UP…

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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 School on Wednesday. Shawn was a crowd pleaser, particularly popular was his Hulk Hogan “I can’t hear you” impression. Ain’t nothing like kicking off an […] [Read More]
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HERE SHE IS…

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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 USA Pageant at the Hilton in Stamford on Sunday. So yeah, OK, this pageant has nothing to do with Miss America, but I couldn’t come up with another headline. […] [Read More]
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FELLINIESQUE

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Chris Preovolos/The Advocate ABOVE: Giovanna Molinaro, left, and  Luigi Molinaro, right, of Harrison, N.Y., pose with their 1957 Fiat 500 “Jolly” after the annual Columbus Day Parade in Stamford. 10/12/2008 No matter how hard I try, I could never, ever be as cool as the Molinaros as they ride in their beautifully restored beach-mobile. One, […] [Read More]
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