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By Gail Robinson, CRS, GRI, e-PRO Fairfield County, CT
(William Raveis Real Estate)
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Please j oin us Tuesday November 10 on Veteran's Day Eve for the opening night reception of this first in a series of art exhibits at the Black Rock Branch Library. Date: Tuesday, November 10th Time: 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM Bridgeport resident Peter Konsterlie credits a single painting class with deci...

By Gail Robinson, CRS, GRI, e-PRO Fairfield County, CT
(William Raveis Real Estate)
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Acoustic Cafe, 2926 Fairfield Avenue, Black Rock (203-335-3655) - Musik Club on Thursday at 9 PM, Electric Mayhem on Friday at 9 PM.  Elaine La Chica, ODEI, Tim Walsh  on Saturday 9 PM.  Open Mic on Tuesdays at 8 pm.  John Torres/Phil Marchisotta on Wednesday at 9 pm.  http://www.acousticafe.com ...

By Gail Robinson, CRS, GRI, e-PRO Fairfield County, CT
(William Raveis Real Estate)
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Get ready for the cold.... and mark your calendars! Burroughs' 3rd Annual "Freezin' for a Reason" will be Saturday, February 13th!In 2009, with 70 plungers, we raised over $53,000 in less than a minute. ~ We challenge YOU to help make the plunge even bigger this year!  We are looking for teams an...

By Gail Robinson, CRS, GRI, e-PRO Fairfield County, CT
(William Raveis Real Estate)
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Thursday November 5th 6:30 p.m. to 7:45 p.m: Meet the Author at a Reading & Signing for: Bridgeport Tales from the Park City.  Join Professor Eric D. Lehman for a reading and signing for his book  Bridgeport Tales from the Park City. From P.T. Barnum to the brave women of the Black Rock Lighthous...

By Gail Robinson, CRS, GRI, e-PRO Fairfield County, CT
(William Raveis Real Estate)
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Wednesday  November 4th  11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m: Learn how you can save money on your healthcare costs.  This is a Medicare Presentation to discuss the changes to Medicare and the new Medigap, Medicare Advantage and Medicare Drug plans available for 2010 as well as the programs to help people save...

By Gail Robinson, CRS, GRI, e-PRO Fairfield County, CT
(William Raveis Real Estate)
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Did you receive an invite to our Fall Event?  If not, sign up at www.blackrockonline.org for your e-mail update.  We will be showing the Nature video "Crash: A Tale of Two Species" which shows the delicate ecological balance between migrating shorebirds and horseshoe crabs. This one hour video w...

By Gail Robinson, CRS, GRI, e-PRO Fairfield County, CT
(William Raveis Real Estate)
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The Black Rock Homeowners Association will hold its next meeting on Wednesday, November 4 at 7 PM at the Black Rock Library at 2705 Fairfield Avenue. Guest speakers will be Pat Fardy, Chairperson for the Master Plan Steering Committee and Peter Hance, Director of Development, Bridgeport Housing ...

By Gail Robinson, CRS, GRI, e-PRO Fairfield County, CT
(William Raveis Real Estate)
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Acoustic Cafe, 2926 Fairfield Avenue, Black Rock (203-335-3655) - Darian Cunning soulful singer/songwriter on Friday at 9 PM.  Quicksand Collective, Doug M.  on Saturday 9 PM.  Open Mic on Tuesdays at 8 pm.  Boissiere and Friends on Wednesday at 9 pm.  http://www.acousticafe.com Little Joe's Cafe...

By Gail Robinson, CRS, GRI, e-PRO Fairfield County, CT
(William Raveis Real Estate)
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You are invited to participate in Bridgeport's Annual Household Hazardous Waste Day on Saturday, October 24 from 9 AM to 11 AM at Blackham School (corner of Thorme Street and Amsterdam Avenue - see map).   This annual event is a n opportunity to safely get rid of your household hazardous wastes. ...

By Gail Robinson, CRS, GRI, e-PRO Fairfield County, CT
(William Raveis Real Estate)
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Thursday October 29th from 4:00 to 7:00 PM the Black Rock Branch Library will be sponsoring a Halloween Parade and Neighborhood Party.  Gather at Ellsworth Park at 4:00 and march to the library with a Mounted Police escort.  Costumes required.  Please bring a can of food for the food banks.  Once...

By Gail Robinson, CRS, GRI, e-PRO Fairfield County, CT
(William Raveis Real Estate)
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  October 6: Explorers Club-- Enjoy  books, readers theater, poetry, crafts, short films and more. October 13: Pajamarama! Come in your p.j.s for bedtime stories!  For ages 6 and under October 20: Drop In Craft-A craft in honor of autumn and pumpkins! October 27: Family Fun Night-Join your neigh...

By Gail Robinson, CRS, GRI, e-PRO Fairfield County, CT
(William Raveis Real Estate)
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Works by printmakers Liz Squillace, Jahmane, Jane Lubin, Will Corprew.  Hours:  Thurs-Sat  11 AM - 5:30 PM or by appointment. The Gallery at Black Rock2861 Fairfield AvenueBridgeport CT 06605203.814.6856  www.thegalleryatblackrock.com     Source:  www.blackrockonline.org

By Gail Robinson, CRS, GRI, e-PRO Fairfield County, CT
(William Raveis Real Estate)
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Framemakers at 3142 Fairfield Avenue will present Ms. Jill Nichols on October 9th with a reception from 6-8 pm.  Please join us and meet the artist.  Landscapes and Seascapes and more !   Fused glass jewelry will also be available.   Original oils, pastels and watercolors. The show will run thro...

By Mike Tetreau, ABR, CRS, GRI, Sales Vice President
(William Raveis Real Estate - Fairfield, CT)
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Bridgeport is an interesting Real Estate Market.  Home Sales are running 8% ahead of last year with 330 Homes sold through September 30th of this year.  We are still down from the 410 homes that had sold by this time in 2007.   It appears that Bargain Hunters are behind this surge in Units Sold. ...

By Gail Robinson, CRS, GRI, e-PRO Fairfield County, CT
(William Raveis Real Estate)
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If you play tennis, you know that there is a "sweet spot" on the racket where you can gain the most control and power when the ball touches the strings.  There is also a sweet spot in real estate markets if you dig a little deeper than median price and start to look at how homes are selling by p...

By Gail Robinson, CRS, GRI, e-PRO Fairfield County, CT
(William Raveis Real Estate)
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Acoustic Cafe, 2926 Fairfield Avenue, Black Rock (203-335-3655) -  Musik Club, Mercury Seed  on Thursday evening at 9 PM.  Pat Lattin Quartet, Jay Bethea on Friday evening at 9 PM.  I Anbassa on Saturday evening at 9 PM.  Open Mic on Tuesdays at 8 pm.  www.acousticafe.com   Little Joe's Cafe, 277...

By Gail Robinson, CRS, GRI, e-PRO Fairfield County, CT
(William Raveis Real Estate)
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LinksBlack Rock BlogPhoto GalleryDescriptionEnjoy the Black Rock community lifestyle in this spacious 8 room, 3 bedroom, 2.5 bath Colonial near the water with 2,350 SF and a two car attached garage. Built in 1947 this home has been updated with a large eat-in kitchen with granite countertops and ...

By Gail Robinson, CRS, GRI, e-PRO Fairfield County, CT
(William Raveis Real Estate)
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Acoustic Cafe, 2926 Fairfield Avenue, Black Rock (203-335-3655) -  Various Artists, Kari Bunn to open on Friday evening at 9 PM.  Metal Night on Saturday evening, doors open at 8 PM.  Open Mic on Tuesdays at 8 pm.  www.acousticafe.com Captain's Cove, 1 Bostwick Avenue, Black Rock (203-335-7104) ...

By Gail Robinson, CRS, GRI, e-PRO Fairfield County, CT
(William Raveis Real Estate)
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Beginning Wednesday, Sept 9, we will begin our Fall program at The Black Rock Pilates Studio. See the attached flyer for details.  We are honored and grateful to be able to join Laura Pennock & Tara Collins' cadre of friends and practitioners offering health-enhancing activities (and a lot of fu...

By Gail Robinson, CRS, GRI, e-PRO Fairfield County, CT
(William Raveis Real Estate)
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  The next meeting of the Black Rock NRZ Board will be on Monday, September 21, 2009  at Cathedral of Faith Church at 2319 Fairfield Avenue  at 7:00 pm,  The Agenda for the meeting and the Minutes of the Meeting of June 22, 2009 can be downloaded at www.blackrockonline.org     Please note:  The ...

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