In Sight

A photographic journal (mostly) around lower Fairfield County
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Blumenthal walks many miles to honor vets

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In shirt and tie, Connecticut Senator Richard Blumenthal walks briskly the multiple mile route of the Stratford Memorial Day Parade in over 80 degree heat in Stratford on Monday, May 26. Bringing up the rear of the parade all by himself prompted me to exclaim to him, “You made it!” He told me he had […] [Read More]
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Good Citizen

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Mario Arbelaez, of Greenwich, originally from Columbia, holds up his Certificate of Naturalization after taking the Oath of Allegiance Thursday, May 22, 2014, while 3-year-old son Mateo points to Judge Sefan Underhill during a Naturalization Ceremony at the Fairfield Museum and History Center in Fairfield, Conn. [Read More]
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Spring cleaning at St. Joseph

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Gerry Rich, left, holds the hose and Daniel Smith works the lift as the two men power wash the exterior of St. Joseph Church on Main Street in Danbury. Valley Restoration out of Torrington, Conn. began working on St. Joseph’s in January, reslating the roof, putting a new rubber roof on the inside of the […] [Read More]
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A Red-Tailed Hawk takes flight in the parking lot of the News-Times in Danbury.

Red-tailed Hawk

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New Perspectives

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While on assignment in New York City I happened to look out a window and noticed a peculiar detail on a neighboring building.   Hard to see, but on the top of the ledges of the building is stenciled “No Standing.” You don’t have to tell me twice. [Read More]
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Lleyton Wilder, 4, of Bethel, adjusts his Batman mask while browsing comics at Comic Underground in Bethel, Conn. for Free Comic Book Day Saturday, May 3, 2014.  Patricipating comic stores around the world give away free comic books on the first Saturday of May every year for Free Comic Book Day.  Comic Underground in Bethel also had discounts on certain items along with coloring and trivia sheets for children.

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Color Fun Run

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Since having friends from India and traveling there a few years back I have been familiarized¬†with the Hindu festival Holi. The festival consists of, among other things, the throwing of colored powder at one another. Visually, it is beautiful. It is a joyous occasion and brings out the wild side in people that are normally […] [Read More]
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The Lull Before the Storm

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Gloomy skies pass behind a tractor parked on farmland along Orange Avenue in Milford recently. [Read More]
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