Lucy Gellman | Apr 22, 2017 10:29 pm | Comments (2)
Twelve-year-old Solar Youth cyclist Jeremiah Godley didn’t think the fates were working in his favor Saturday morning. The sky had clouded over; it was raining intermittently. But when his Rock to Rock team leader announced it was time to go, he pedaled with all his might — and made a pact to himself that he wouldn’t stop until he reached the finish line, eight miles away. Continue reading ‘Race From Rock To Rock Becomes March For Science’
Lucy Gellman | Apr 20, 2017 1:43 pm | Comments (2)
More bike lanes. Safer streets. And a spot for all of New Haven’s neighborhoods at the bike month table. Continue reading ‘Bike Month Kicks Off’
Markeshia Ricks | Apr 14, 2017 1:29 pm | Comments (3)
If the owners of Nica’s Market want to install three new freezers, they will have to figure out how to squeeze them into the store’s already existing space. Continue reading ‘No Hardship, No Expansion For Nica’s’
Lucy Gellman | Apr 14, 2017 8:04 am | Comments (2)
A 23-pound chocolate egg is nearly blocking an aisle at an Orange Street market — and no one plans to move it until Monday. Continue reading ‘In East Rock, Easter Tradition Endures’
Staff | Apr 5, 2017 12:30 pm | Comments (30)
Six years after neighborhood opposition killed its plans, a popular East Rock grocery is seeking again to win zoning approval to expand its operation. Continue reading ‘Nica’s Tries Again To Expand’
Lucy Gellman | Mar 30, 2017 2:37 pm | Comments (4) Dion Liu lifted a long ribbon of raw pork with tweezer-sized tongs, inspecting its slick red surface. He displayed it to the table’s guests. He dipped the pork into a bubbling, boiling metal pot of broth, swishing the meat from side to side for almost a minute. Then he pulled it out, cooked to medium rare, and placed it gingerly on his diners’ plates. VIDEO
It was now up to the diners to finish the cooking job.
Continue reading ‘“Shabu Shabu” Hits State Street’
Lucy Gellman | Mar 23, 2017 7:48 am | Comments (3)
A planned New Haven brewery has the go-ahead to open its doors in the fall and produce up to 45,000 barrels of beer a year — with the proper equipment to make that happen. Continue reading ‘Bring On The Suds!’
Markeshia Ricks | Mar 20, 2017 7:48 am | Comments (1)
Before pushing the start button on the kitchen timer, set for 45 minutes, the students of the Wilbur Cross culinary competition team are typical teens laughing and cracking jokes.
Then the time keeper asks if they’re ready. And they get serious.
Continue reading ‘Cross Culinary Squad Cooks Its Way To Top’
Lucy Gellman | Mar 16, 2017 7:40 am | Comments (6)
When Lynwood Dorsey turned onto Frances Hunter Drive Wednesday, he didn’t have to lower his plow and shift gears to keep his truck from slipping — unlike the last time a storm hit New Haven. Continue reading ‘This Time, The Word Got Out. Mostly’
Lucy Gellman | Mar 15, 2017 7:34 am | Comments (4)
John Martin thought being a New Haven “Yeti” had something to do with Episode Five of Star Wars. In the latest snowstorm, he learned that snow boots and shovels are involved, too. Continue reading ‘Snow “Yetis” Pay A House Call’