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Christine Hall

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Poll: Will the ‘hole in the ground’ project get built?

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Once again, the F.D. Rich Company is proposing to build an apartment/retail complex on the site of the infamous “hole in the ground,” complete with outdoor cafe, dog run and firepits. After so many prior plans for the lot have failed, do you think this one will succeed?         [Read More]
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Downtown Stamford crash leaves car on its hood

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A compact SUV attempting to make a left turn onto Gay Street from Broad Street Friday morning collided with a sedan and rolled over, coming to a rest on its hood. Both cars’ airbags deployed. The driver of SUV, who appeared to be in his 40s, suffered a non-life-threatening head injury and was taken to […] [Read More]
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Advocate photographer Jason Rearick took this photo somewhere in Stamford. Do you know where?

How well do you know Stamford?

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How well do you know Stamford? Our photographer Jason Rearick took this photo of some seagulls in the rain and fog somewhere in the city. Do you know where? What’s your guess? [Read More]
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Truck crashes off exit 6 in Stamford

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A box truck crashed off exit 6 in Stamford Friday midday at the intersection of Baxter and Harvard Avenues. The trailer of the 18-wheel truck crumpled around noon Friday when the driver struck a utility pole while attempting a right turn onto Harvard Avenue, Stamford Police Lt. Tom Scanlon said at the scene. The driver […] [Read More]
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Man shot twice in Stamford; gray minivan sought

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A 25-year-old man was shot twice Friday night on Orchard Street in the Waterside section of the city, Stamford police said Saturday. The man was shot in the hip and calf, and is expected to survive, Capt. Richard Conklin said Saturday. Police responded to a call of shots fired in the area of 41 Orchard […] [Read More]
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Shots fired through bedroom window, Stamford woman sleeps through it

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A Myano Lane resident woke Saturday morning to find bullet holes in her bedroom window, Stamford police said Saturday. Officers responded to a report of shots fired on the West Side Friday night, but found no shooter, bullet casings or witnesses. Then Saturday morning the Myano Lane resident called police to report the bullet holes […] [Read More]
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What we read when we need a job

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Looking for a job? Here are the most recent popular business and career e-books that are circulating at Stamford’s Ferguson Library at the moment.   [Read More]
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Where is this in Stamford?

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      See prior Stamford photo quizzes: http://goo.gl/7yTTH4 [Read More]
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Where is this in Stamford?

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We drive past this one all the time, but hadn’t ever seen it until Advocate photographer Lindsay Perry took this photo. Do you know where it is? [Read More]

Stamford St. Patrick’s Day parade steps off

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Spectators at Stamford’s St. Patrick’s Day Saturday had the luck of the Irish with the weather. There are still some piles of snow here and there, but they didn’t get in the way of the parade.   [Read More]
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