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Photo quiz: How well do you know Stamford?

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How well do you know Stamford? Our photographer took this photo somewhere in the city. What’s your guess? Leave your answer in a comment below, or email us at localnews@scni.com. [Read More]

Stamford man makes guilty plea to Bradford’s stabbing

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The second of two men involved in a ferocious stabbing inside a popular Bedford Street night club in June 2013 has pleaded guilty to assault charges. On Tuesday during a brief hearing at state Superior Court in Stamford, Tyshawn Lamar “Braz” Malachi, 22, of Highview Avenue, pleaded guilty to two counts of first-degree assault. When […] [Read More]
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Madison man pleads not guilty to bilking Greenwich father

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A Madison man arrested two weeks ago by Greenwich police alleging he stole nearly $180,000 from his 92-year-old father, made not guilty pleas to criminal charges at state Superior Court in Stamford Tuesday. Appearing with his defense attorney, lead public defender Barry Butler, Thomas Herrmann, 59, of High Hill Circle, made the not guilty pleas […] [Read More]
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Stamford teacher’s sentencing put off till Monday

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The threat of bad weather has put off the sentencing of former Stamford High School teacher Danielle Watkins, who is facing between nine months and 20 years in jail for repeatedly having sex with one of her students. On Tuesday Watkins’ attorney Rob Serafinowicz filed a motion asking Judge Gary White for a continuance in […] [Read More]
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Stamford Rotary Club scholarships available

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The Stamford Rotary Club will be awarding scholarships to graduating high school seniors who will be attending college in the fall of 2015. Students must be legal residents of Stamford, but can be attending high school in any pubic high school or private secondary school.  Applications are in all college guidance offices and at the […] [Read More]
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World Affairs Forum’s WorldQuest 15 set for April 8

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World Affairs Forum will host WorldQuest 15 at 6 p.m. April 8 at the Italian Center, 1620 Newfield Ave. Cocktails and dinner start the evening, and the fun begins with tables competing for ‘medals’ by correctly answering questions on current events and international affairs. This year’s theme will be “A Night at the World’s Fair” […] [Read More]
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Senior Center trip to see ‘Nashville’ on Broadway

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The Stamford Senior Center will offer a trip to see “Nashville” at the Westchester Broadway Theater on April 13.  Cost is $85 for members and $90 for nonmembers. Fee will cover round trip transportation, lunch and tickets to the show. A bus will depart 888 Washington Blvd.  at 10 a.m. and return by 4 pm.  […] [Read More]
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Cearley Feature

A missed chapter in Stamford’s history of girls hockey

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  My story this past Sunday focused on the growing interest in girls ice hockey. The subject was brought to my attention about a year ago,  when John Leydon, a land use attorney who I would often encounter at City Hall, told me that his daughter had joined a boys hockey team because there was […] [Read More]
Categories: Children, Sports