by Allan Appel | Apr 11, 2014 8:26 am | Comments (2)
Jaclyn Freshman chose the original “tart and sweet” yogurt with strawberries, raspberries, blueberries, pineapple, and dark chocolate crisps.
Sarah Bull chose the “pomegranate original swirl” with similar fruit and added the “mochi” or rice tapioca bits, along chocolate chips.
Christine Wu had the pomegranate yogurt with lots of strawberries with some teddy grahams stuck against the swirl like yummy rocks in the dairy mountain.
by Allan Appel | Apr 8, 2014 2:42 pm | Comments (18)
As jackhammers pounded the ground and a John Deere grapple lifted buckets full of dirt, Rob Greenberg peered through a fence—but wasn’t allowed past it—in search of early New Haven Colonial history.
by Paul Bass | Apr 1, 2014 3:33 pm | Comments (3)
A colorful fine arts and crafts chain known for moving into up-and-coming “quirky” urban neighborhoods like Park Slope is headed to New Haven’s lower Chapel Street—because the man in the canvas coat, flannel shirt and blue jeans took a stroll there the other day.
by Thomas MacMillan | Mar 27, 2014 12:15 pm | Comments (2)
At a new Ninth Square restaurant, you find three blue ladies up front, strutting in red. At the bar, a frothy orange mademoiselle.
by Thomas MacMillan | Mar 21, 2014 4:57 pm | Comments (31)
On board a bus tour of New Haven, two dozen visionaries stopped by colorful murals on Howard Avenue, checked on a reverse-spiraled parking garage, and visited two-way MLK Boulevard, where a town trolley rides on rails.
by Ike Swetlitz | Mar 20, 2014 9:16 am | Comments (1)
New housing is coming downtown. New stores and apartments for the elderly are coming to lower Whalley. And West River is getting some spring cleaning.
by Ike Swetlitz | Mar 20, 2014 8:49 am | Comments (5)
A proposal to bring some 200 luxury apartments to the corner of Chapel and Olive streets hit a snag Wednesday night at the City Plan Commission.
by Allan Appel | Mar 12, 2014 11:28 am | Comments (2)
Jack and Wyn Martin, visiting town from Vancouver Tuesday, took a trip back in time to Colonial Days on the fabulous New Haven Green—via cellphone.
by Thomas MacMillan | Mar 5, 2014 4:51 pm | Comments (15)
Three regulars raised their glasses for a final toast to an institution that helped transform downtown New Haven’s upscale food scene—before the scene even existed.
by Paul Bass | Mar 4, 2014 1:58 pm | Comments (1)
Discarded butts from a smoke break Tuesday led to a shivering extended outdoor break for workers in a historic downtown building, as firefighters rushed in to prevent serious damage and downtown traffic was diverted.