Stamford, Port Chester Michaels stores affected by data breech

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Michaels has released a list of stores affected by a data breech that jeopardized the security of customer credit card information, and two of those stores are in municipalities bordering Greenwich. Your payment data could have been stolen from the company’s computers if you shopped at the Michaels on Summer Street in Stamford between May 8 and July 29, […] [Read More]
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Turkey breaks window at Fish Church

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In slightly strange news around town, according to the Rev. David Van Dyke, a wild turkey crashed through a clear glass window at First Presbyterian Church this morning just as preschoolers were arriving. The window is now boarded up with a piece of wood:   [Read More]
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Fraternal Order of Eagles flea market April 26

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STAMFORD—Fraternal Order of Eagles will hold its flea market  from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday at 688 Main St. The market will be held both indoors and outdoors. A portion of the club’s proceeds will go to St. Jude Children’s Hospital. Open to the public. For more information, call Lynne at 203-504-0820. [Read More]
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The city’s agreement with Turn of River

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STAMFORD — Mayor David Martin announced Wednesday that the city has reached an agreement with the Turn of River Fire Department, settling a year-old legal dispute with the volunteer company. “I’m very happy and proud that we’re able to make this announcement today,” Martin said at a news conference at the Government Center. “It’s a […] [Read More]

United Methodist Church tage sale May 2-3

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STAMFORD–United Methodist Church at 42 Cross Road will hold its spring  tag sale from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. on May 2 and May 3.  Early bird admission will be $10 at 8:30 a.m. on May 2.  There will also be additional hours on  from 6 to 8 p.m. May 2. All proceeds go to local, national and international […] [Read More]
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16th annual PEZ gathering open to public May 3

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STAMFORD–The 16th annual Northeast PEZ Collectors Gathering will be open to the public from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. May 3 at the Sheraton Stamford Hotel, 700 E. Main St. General admission is $5. For more information, visit www.pezgathering.com or call 843-868-1739. [Read More]
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Westhill stages ‘Urinetown’ April 25-26 & May 2-3

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STAMFORD–Westhill High School will be staging a production of “Urinetown: The Musical” from 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday at 125 Roxbury Road. There will also be performances on May 2 and 3 at 7:30 p.m. For tickets and more information, visit www.westhilltheater.org [Read More]
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Greenwich sex abuse trial begins with victim testimony

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The Stamford trial of former Greenwich resident Ronald Joseph began Tuesday with the hours long testimony a 23-year-old girl who said had been sexually assaulted by Joseph for years since she was about eight years old. The woman, whose name is not being disclosed by The Advocate to protect her identity, said Joseph, 52, began […] [Read More]
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