Saturday, January 28, 2012
Friday, January 27, 2012
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Do you spend a lot of time hopping around the city of Stamford? Well, if the city’s Downtown Special Services District gets its way, you’ll soon be able to enjoy a digital reward for your gallivanting, courtesy of Foursquare, a social media website that enables users to “check in” to their current location.
The DSSD is campaigning to earn a Foursquare badge for the city of Stamford. Foursquare badges “are little rewards you earn based on your check in habits (for example, frequenting too many karaoke bars, eating lots of pizza, taking your kids to the playground).”
Earlier this week, Foursquare made this announcement in a blog post:
As part of President Obama’s announcement to boost tourism in the U.S., the White House called on folks around the country to share what makes their city or town a great place to visit. Well, we want to know too! Inspired by the #visitUS initiative, we’re putting out a call for foursquare lists with all the best spots in your city. We’ll pick the three most amazing ones and creating foursquare city badges for them!
read more at:
Stamford FourSquare Badge? - Stamford411 - The Advocate
Thursday, January 26, 2012
Wednesday, January 25, 2012
Annual Hot Stove Report with Boston Red Sox Manager Bobby Valentine Sunday, January 29, 2012
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5:30 -7:30 PM; Doors open at 4:45 PM
Rippowam Middle School (building where Bobby went to high school)
381 High Ridge Road
Tuesday, January 24, 2012
We've been getting alot of questions about what is happening in the South End, so here it goes....
Monday, January 23, 2012
Friday, January 20, 2012
A juried multi-media show
Wine and cheese reception
Exhibit runs through May
The Ferguson Library and the Stamford Art Association
Thursday, January 19, 2012
Tuesday, January 17, 2012
Friday, January 13, 2012
Wednesday, January 11, 2012
2012 Application For Opening Bands/Artists
Stamford Downtown - Summer 2012
Bandapalooza: May 18 / Alive @ Five : June 14, 21, 28, July 12, 19, 26, August 2
Please fill out form at www.stamford-downtown. com. All submissions must be post marked by March 15, 2012!
2012 Application Info For Opening Bands/Artists:
Bandapalooza is a one night battle of the bands contest held at
various venues throughout Stamford Downtown. 12 bands are chosen
to compete for three opening spots at Alive@Five. The three winners
are chosen by a combined vote: 50% official jury and 50% public
vote via our online voting system.
Local and regional bands are encouraged to compete and must be
available to perform on all of the following dates: May 18
(Bandapalooza), June 14, June 21 & June 28 (Alive@Five). There is
no monetary compensation for any performance dates however
potential exposure for the artist(s) is significant. Artists that have won
and performed at Alive@Five in the past are not eligible to compete
Alive@Five is a seven week music series featuring national
headliners and attracting crowds averaging 8,000 concert attendees
each week. Local and regional artists support the national headliner
each week, providing multiple opportunities for up and coming artists
to share the bill with established and recognizable names. Applicants
must be available to perform on any or all of the following dates:
June 14, June 21, June 28, July 12, July 19, July 26 and August 2.
There is no monetary compensation for any performance dates
however potential exposure for the artist(s) is significant. Artists that
have performed at Alive@Five in the past are not eligible to perform
For more information on either Bandapalooza or Alive@Five please
Tuesday, January 10, 2012
- Fernando Luis Alvarez Gallery
- 96 Bedford Street
Monday, January 9, 2012
Thursday, January 5, 2012
Signal Box Interactive Map
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