Environment

Dear Barack. Dear Donald ...

by Allan Appel | Jan 5, 2017 2:29 pm | Comments (3)

Allan Appel PhotoDear President Obama:
As you wind up your presidency, we, environmental activists in New Haven, extend thanks to you for eight years of envirormental stewardship. Thanks to your leadership, the government set aside tens of thousands of acres of national forest safeguarding it from logging and drilling. You strengthened the Environmental Protection Agency. The sea and the air are ...

A letter containing general sentiments like the above will be sent to President Obama in the coming days. It’s not the only missive to policy makers that’s in the works from New Haven’s official body of green advocates.

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Today On WNHH Radio

by Lucy Gellman | Nov 10, 2016 1:20 pm

Lucy Gellman Photo Paul Bass Photo Thursday’s programs on WNHH radio ask what 21st century transportation might look like, celebrate a New Haven faith center, continue to (loudly) debate the election, go to the movies, fill listeners in on LGBT news and comparative shop for church pews.

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Food Meets Art Meets Fun

by Lucy Gellman | Oct 26, 2016 10:53 am | Comments (1)

Lucy Gellman Photo Laughing, New Havener Anna Bresnick motioned to the small, richly purple eggplant she was holding, said its name out loud, and then rolled it gently across the tabletop to her grandson, Elan Arias. He giggled, reached out, and inspected it before focusing on the next vegetable Bresnick was holding: a long, sweet cayenne pepper, waxy in the building’s low light. 

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