In Sight

A photographic journal (mostly) around lower Fairfield County
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Kathleen O'Rourke

Dog School

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Veterinarian Dr. Michael Regan speaks to students during the Sophomore Career Day 2011 at Stamford High School on Thursday. Regan brought along a white Boxer for his presentation. Career Day’s don’t offer the best photo opportunities so I was pleasantly surprised to see this dog tagging along with the veterinarian. It made my job a […] [Read More]
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Behind the scene

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Tanya McDowell speaks during a press conference before her arraignment on larceny charges at Norwalk Superior Court on Wednesday. McDowell allegedly used a false Norwalk address to enroll her son in Brookside Elementary School. Read the story: HERE Every once in a while the ‘hail mary‘ shot works out and this was one of those […] [Read More]
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Good Friday

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TOP: Ramero Otalvaro holds a cross as Jason Munoz and Maria Garcia join the procession during the Stations of the Cross from Cummings Park to St. Benedict-Our Lady of Montserrat Church on Good Friday. ABOVE: A woman stops to pray by the crucifix in the lobby of the St. Benedict Social Center on Good Friday. [Read More]
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Let’s hear it for the girl

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Stamford High School’s Chelsea Sciarretta is this years recipient of the Allyson Rioux award, which is given to the most outstanding senior female high school athlete in Stamford. She is photographed at the softball field at Stamford High School on Tuesday. Read Dave Ruden’s Overtime blog post: HERE [Read More]
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Mianus Rose

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“Rose” the Bulldog patiently waits to go for a walk in Mianus River Park on opening day of trout season. I spent an hour and a half in the park today and saw more dogs than fishermen. [Read More]
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Uprooted

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While walking through Mianus River park on opening day of trout season I came across this scene. It raises the age-old question: “If a tree falls in a forest and no one is around to hear it, does it make a sound?” [Read More]
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Budget alterations

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Governor Dannel Malloy conducts a press conference with Lt. Governor Nancy Wyman to announce his budget revisions at the Legislative Office Building in Hartford on Thursday. Read Advocate political reporter Brian Lockhart’s blog post: HERE [Read More]
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Volcker speaks

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Former Federal Reserve Chairman, Paul Volcker addresses the audience at the Family Centers’ Business Breakfast at the Stamford Plaza Hotel and Conference Center on Tuesday. I caught this shot as Volcker looked down at his notes during the event. As the morning concluded Volcker took questions from the audience. A few men stood at their […] [Read More]
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Close call

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Stamford High’s Jeff Cooper beats the tag at third from McMahon’s Ronnie Sherman in baseball action at Stamford. The calendar may say it’s spring but standing out on this field today it felt more like football weather.  Warmer temps are expected to arrive this weekend. [Read More]
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Prized possession

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Sam Veliz, 14 from Washington state, tries on UCONN sweatshirts in the Stamford campus co-op as administrators and students hold a pep rally to celebrate the boys NCAA championship win. Sam stopped by the campus with his father and sister who are in Connecticut visiting family. [Read More]
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