In Sight

A photographic journal (mostly) around lower Fairfield County

Bogart’s roving eye

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Carol Fedele eyes a photograph of Lauren Bacall eyeing her husband Humphrey Bogart eyeing Marilyn Monroe in an image of the Hollywood legends on the block in a silent auction benefiting the Stamford Public Education Foundation. Gov. Dannel Malloy and former Lt. Gov. Michael Fedele were presented with the 2011 Excellence in Education Award at […] [Read More]
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Sophie’s friend Flicka

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A massive horse delights Sophie Moore, 4, at the Stamford Museum & Nature Center. Sophie was at the center with her family for the annual Maple Sugar Sunday when she was sidetracked by the beast. The syrup festival features harvesting and processing methods as well as syrup tastings. A few of Sophie’s fellow horse admirers […] [Read More]
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Hockey night

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St. Joseph boys hockey team exits the locker room at the start of the second period against New Canaan in the FCIAC championship game at Terry Conners Rink. New Canaan defeated St. Joseph 4-3 in overtime. Kathleen O’Rourke/The Advocate [Read More]
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A Lucille to call your own

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B.B. King’s autographed Gibson EPI Lucille guitar lures party goers including Steven Elbaum who eyes the intruments on the block during the Boys and Girls Club of Stamford’s City Chic 2011 at Bank Street in Stamford, Conn.  The silent auction featured the guitars of Bruce Springsteen and Keith Richards and a microphone of Billy Joel. […] [Read More]
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iPhone reflections

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My iPhone sits on a bench in the atrium at the Legislative Office Building with the reflection of the skylights in both shiny surfaces. Kathleen O’Rourke/The Advocate The editorial staff at The Advocate were recently given iPhones to stay more connected while out on the road. My first concern was that I would drop and […] [Read More]
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Between repetitions

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Westhill athletes Keanu Morgan, 14, left, and Osiaste Charlestin, 14, break between reps at the Stamford YMCA. Since reopening last spring the Y’s facilities and membership have expanded dramatically. [Read More]
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Hangin’ with the boys at Conners

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Stamford Sharks hockey players and future FCIAC stars Tommy Hendricks, left, Shane Haggerty, center, and Ryan Hart, all 10, scope out the skills on display as the Darien Blue Wave and the New Canaan Rams face off in the FCIAC semifinals at Terry Conners Rink. [Read More]
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Behind the curtain (and in front)

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TOP: Daniel Polanco, 10, peaks through the curtain backstage as the Wethill High School cheerleaders perform during a pep rally at KT Murphy Elementary School. The rally was in preparation for next week’s Connecticut Mastery Tests. ABOVE: Stamford Public Schools Superintendent Joshua Starr addresses the students during the rally. Kathleen O’Rourke/The Advocate The CMT exams […] [Read More]
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