Stamford, Connecticut

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Stamford is a city in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States.wikipedia
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Fairfield County, Connecticut

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Stamford is a city in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States.
The closest to New York City, the county contains four of the state's largest cities – Bridgeport (1st), Stamford (3rd), Norwalk (6th), and Danbury (7th) – whose combined population of 433,368 is nearly half the county's total population.

Connecticut

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Stamford is a city in Fairfield County, Connecticut, United States.
The state capital and fourth largest city is Hartford, and other major cities and towns (by population) include Bridgeport, New Haven, Stamford, Waterbury, Norwalk, Danbury, New Britain, Greenwich, and Bristol.

New York metropolitan area

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Approximately 30 mi from Manhattan, Stamford is in the Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk Metro area which is a part of the Greater New York metropolitan area.
The metropolitan area includes New York City (the most populous city in the United States), Long Island, and the Mid and Lower Hudson Valley in the state of New York; the five largest cities in New Jersey: Newark, Jersey City, Paterson, Elizabeth, and Edison, and their vicinities; and six of the seven largest cities in Connecticut: Bridgeport, New Haven, Stamford, Waterbury, Norwalk, and Danbury, and their vicinities.

Long Island Sound

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Stamford is situated near the southwestern point of Connecticut, on the Long Island Sound. Five islands are situated in Long Island Sound: Cove Island, Grass Island, Greenway Island, Jack Island, and Cuties Island, also known as Vincent Island.
Major Connecticut cities on the Sound include Stamford, Norwalk, Bridgeport, New Haven, and New London.

Darien, Connecticut

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New Canaan officially separated from Stamford when it incorporated as a town in 1801, followed by Darien in 1820. Towns surrounding Stamford include Pound Ridge, New York to the north, Greenwich to the west, and both Darien and New Canaan to the east.
Situated on Long Island Sound between the cities of Stamford and Norwalk, the town has relatively few office buildings.

North Stamford

North of the Merritt Parkway is considered the North Stamford section of the city.
North Stamford is a section of Stamford, Connecticut, USA, north of the Merritt Parkway.

New Canaan, Connecticut

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New Canaan officially separated from Stamford when it incorporated as a town in 1801, followed by Darien in 1820. Towns surrounding Stamford include Pound Ridge, New York to the north, Greenwich to the west, and both Darien and New Canaan to the east.
The town is bounded on the south by Darien, on west by Stamford, on the east by Wilton, on the southeast by Norwalk and on the north by Lewisboro and Pound Ridge in Westchester County, New York.

Pound Ridge, New York

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Towns surrounding Stamford include Pound Ridge, New York to the north, Greenwich to the west, and both Darien and New Canaan to the east.
The town is located in the eastern corner of the county, bordered by Stamford, Connecticut, to the south, Bedford, New York, to the west and Lewisboro, New York, to the north and east.

Trump Parc Stamford

One Landmark Square has since been dwarfed by the new 34-story Trump Parc Stamford condominium tower, and then again by the Atlantic Station development, another project by the Rich Company in partnership with Cappelli Enterprises.
Trump Parc Stamford is a 34-story condominium property named after Donald Trump and located at 1 Broad Street in Stamford, Connecticut.

Hartford, Connecticut

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Stamford averages about 30 in of snow annually, compared to inland areas like Hartford and Albany which average 45-60 in of snow annually.
Census estimates since the 2010 United States Census have indicated that Hartford is the fourth-largest city in Connecticut, behind the coastal cities of Bridgeport, New Haven, and Stamford.

Shippan Point

Shippan Point (or Shippan) is the southernmost neighborhood in Stamford, Connecticut, United States, located on a peninsula in Long Island Sound.

South End of Stamford

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The Harbor Point development, located in the South End, is one of the largest private-sector development projects in the United States.
The South End of Stamford, Connecticut is a rapidly growing neighborhood located at the southern end of the city, just south of the Downtown neighborhood.

East Side of Stamford

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The East Side of Stamford, Connecticut is a neighborhood southeast of Downtown, north of Shippan, and northwest of The Cove and south of Glenbrook.

Shippan

Shippan is an affluent section of the city of Stamford, Connecticut.

Greenwich, Connecticut

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Towns surrounding Stamford include Pound Ridge, New York to the north, Greenwich to the west, and both Darien and New Canaan to the east.
Although British forces pillaged the town, Putnam was able to warn Stamford.

Cove section of Stamford

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The Cove section of Stamford, Connecticut, usually called "The Cove" is an area of mostly modest homes (although with some very expensive homes along the shoreline) in the southeast corner of Stamford, Connecticut.

Glenbrook (Stamford)

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Glenbrook is a section (or neighborhood) of the city of Stamford, Connecticut.

New England

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As of 2017, according to the Census Bureau, the population of Stamford had risen to 131,000, making it the third-largest city in the state (behind Bridgeport and New Haven) and the seventh-largest city in New England.
Carell was also involved in film and the American adaptation of The Office, which features Dunder-Mifflin branches set in Stamford, Connecticut and Nashua, New Hampshire.

Springdale (Stamford)

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It comprises a number of neighborhoods and villages including Cove, East Side, Downtown, North Stamford, Glenbrook, West Side, Turn Of River, Waterside, Springdale, Belltown, Ridgeway, Newfield, South End, Westover, Shippan, Roxbury and Palmers Hill.
Springdale is a section or neighborhood in Stamford, Connecticut.

Cove Island Park

Cove Island
Five islands are situated in Long Island Sound: Cove Island, Grass Island, Greenway Island, Jack Island, and Cuties Island, also known as Vincent Island.
Cove Island Park is an 83-acre park, beach and recreation area in the Cove section of Stamford, Connecticut, located on Long Island Sound.

Michael Pavia

Notable Republicans from the city include former U.S. Representative Chris Shays, former Lieutenant Governor Michael Fedele, and former mayor Michael Pavia.
Michael Pavia was the 30th mayor of Stamford, Connecticut.

Harbor Point (Stamford)

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Since 2008, an 80-acre mixed-use redevelopment project for the Stamford's Harbor Point neighborhood has added additional growth south of the city's Downtown area.
Harbor Point is a redevelopment district located in the South End section of Stamford, Connecticut, in southwestern Fairfield County.

New Haven Colony

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The deed to Stamford was signed on July 1, 1640 between Captain Turner of the New Haven Colony and Chief Ponus.
They expanded into additional towns (called plantations), establishing Milford and Guilford on the mainland in 1639, and Stamford and Southold on the North Fork of Long Island in 1640, forming the original component of the confederation which called itself the United Colonies of New England.

George Jepsen

Prominent Democrats from Stamford include current Attorney General William Tong, former two-term Governor Dannel Malloy, former Attorney General and incumbent senior U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal, former Attorney General George Jepsen, former U.S. Attorney General and former mayor Homer Stille Cummings, Connecticut Supreme Court Justice Andrew J. McDonald, and Chief Justice of the Connecticut Supreme Court Richard A. Robinson.
Jepsen was a State Senator from Connecticut's 27th Senate District, representing Stamford and part of Darien, and served in the Connecticut Senate from 1991 to 2003.

Chris Shays

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Notable Republicans from the city include former U.S. Representative Chris Shays, former Lieutenant Governor Michael Fedele, and former mayor Michael Pavia.
Shays was born in Stamford, Connecticut, the son of Margaret "Peggy" (née Oliver) and Thurston Crane Shays.