In Sight

A photographic journal (mostly) around lower Fairfield County

Credit check

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TOP: Actor Jesse Roberts, playing credit score 786, takes a break from the action as FreeScore.com shoots a commercial with Palace Productions, of Norwalk, at County TV and Appliance in Stamford. ABOVE: The director and crew, from Palace Productions, prepare the set. Kathleen O’Rourke/The Advocate I was asked to stop by County TV and Appliance […] [Read More]
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Basilica view

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The view of the Basilica of St. John the Evangelist from the rectory next door. Kathleen O’Rourke/The Advocate [Read More]
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Future scientists

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Educator Kate Lowe works with a group of girls in the horseshoe crab blood lab during the Science Stars program at SoundWaters at Cove Island Park on Wednesday. According to the Schooner SoundWaters blog: The SoundWaters Science Stars program promotes science achievement among elementary and middle school girls by creating a supportive community lead by […] [Read More]
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A different view

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I’ve decided that ‘In Sight’ needs to venture out of Fairfield County every so often so the photos here are from my recent weekend in Brooklyn Heights. I spent the day with my two nephews wandering around DUMBO and taking in the view from their penthouse apartment. I felt pretty helpless trying to find my […] [Read More]
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Vantage point

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A group of men clear ice and snow from the roof of The Learning Center At Pipers’ Hill in Stamford. Kathleen O’Rourke/The Advocate Driving up Long Ridge Road today I looked to my left and noticed the group of men on the roof at Pipers’ Hill. Given that I was on my way to photograph […] [Read More]
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A dog’s life

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Indiana, a yellow lab, plays in the snow in Stamford as another winter storm dumps up to 17 inches of snow in Fairfield County. Kathleen O’Rourke/The Advocate [Read More]
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Snow day #5 (or is it #6, I’ve lost count)

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A man walks by the window at Pedigree Ski Shop as another winter storm hits the area with more expected tonight. Kathleen O’Rourke/The Advocate Remember those days when you were a kid? You would wake up to fresh snow and feel the excitement of another snow day. Yeah, it doesn’t feel like that anymore. This […] [Read More]
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More snow pics

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TOP: Rose Strate pushes the snow off the front awning at her home on Hope Street. ABOVE: Michel Appolinaire shovels the front steps at The Haitian American Community Center Tuesday morning as another winter storm hits the area. Kathleen O’Rourke/The Advocate [Read More]
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