Downtown Stamford sleepy but waking back up

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  Bedford Street remains mostly closed down Tuesday morning.   More and more plow trucks are circling downtown with their blades up as Tuesday morning ekes towards afternoon. Bedford Street remained silent throughout the morning, with only the eponymous diner across from the police station open for breakfast, the barbers around the corner waiting patiently […] [Read More]
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Grammy Award winning pianist plays Palace Jan. 31

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Grammy Award winning pianist, Garrick Ohlsson will perform 8 p.m. Saturday at the Palace Theatre,  61 Atlantic St.  Ohlsson has an enormous repertoire, which includes composers Haydn and Mozart to works of the 21st century. For tickets and more information, call 203-325-4466 or visit www.palacestamford.org. https://www.youtube.com/watch?x-yt-ts=1422327029&v=Nlbwt50OKxI&x-yt-cl=84838260 [Read More]
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Stamford officials to update city

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UPDATE 11:20 a.m. City officials to speak to city at 2 p.m. Mayor David Martin, city operations director Ernie Orgera and highways supervisor Tom Turk will give an update on conditions in the city. Parking still free Parking is still forbidden on snow routes, and parking in city garages is still free parking in public […] [Read More]
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A view of I-95 in Stamford during morning rush hour

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Do I go in or stay home? That’s the question facing many workers in the region today as they come to grips with a snowstorm that was less than devastating. But with Metro North service not scheduled to resume until 1 p.m., most people who need to get to their jobs this morning will be […] [Read More]
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Bird’s eye view of snow in downtown Stamford

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Historic it was not. But the would-be blizzard of 2015 has turned out some real picturesque scenes across the city. Check out this winter wonderland photo of Mill River Park taken on Instagram at Trump Parc: http://instagram.com/p/yW5UNQvy_f/ And yes, the path is shoveled. To share your photos, send them here.         [Read More]
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What to do while you’re stuck inside? Check out blizzards of the past

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UPDATE: 7:30 p.m. What now? Entertainment, cabin fever avoidance Now that we’re all hunkered down inside, or should be, you can pass some time by looking at how Stamford has weathered prior blizzards. The Ferguson Library website has a number of possibilities: The anniversary of the Great Blizzard of 1978 is next week. Read about […] [Read More]
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Knife point robbery on Hope Street in Stamford

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Police are looking for two men involved in a knife-point robbery Monday afternoon on Hope Street. Police say a white male about six-foot-three wearing a red baseball cap, black shirt, black hoodie and blue jeans was helped by a 17-year-old man with an afro while robbing another man of a wallet containing $165 in cash. […] [Read More]
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Zoning Board meeting cancelled, rescheduled for Feb.2

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The Zoning Board’s public hearing and regular meeting, initially scheduled for tonight, has been cancelled because of the storm. The meeting has been rescheduled for Feb. 2 at 7 p.m. in the 4th floor cafeteria in the Government Center Building, 888 Washington Blvd.. [Read More]
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