by Markeshia Ricks | Jun 16, 2015 8:11 pm
Elecya Ward, who hadn’t worked in a garden before, eagerly named what she and fellow New Horizons students had planted in a formerly vacant lot next to the school: “Tomatoes, broccoli, spinach and onions.”
by Lucy Gellman | Jun 16, 2015 2:44 pm
“The spring, the summer, / The childing autumn, angry winter change / Their wonted liveries, and the mazèd world, / By their increase, now knows not which is which,” Titania cried, raising her voice to the heavens as a summer –– or was it winter? Or spring? –– storm unfolded around her bared, gleaming shoulders. Lightning cut through the trees; wind moaned as branches crashed to the ground. She was in full control of her element now.
by Brian Slattery | Jun 15, 2015 11:23 am
“I think the creative process is connected to a little bit of messiness,” Bun Lai, chef and mastermind behind Miya’s Sushi, said at the beginning of the evening. “What I imagined this event was going to look like is nothing like what it’s likely to turn out to be. It’s going to be pretty interesting.”
by Paul Bass | Jun 12, 2015 3:50 pm | Comments (1)
Nature erupted outside outside another New Haven school Friday, where fourth-graders Kamiyah Emery and Sasha Cohen Cox spread the word about the right time to taste the nectar from the honeysuckle they’re tending.
by Allan Appel | Jun 12, 2015 1:38 pm | Comments (2)
“Look,” Chris Ozyck called out. “There’s another whirling disease fish.”
by Freesia DeNaples | Jun 8, 2015 4:28 pm | Comments (1)
Children at East Rock Community Magnet School gathered in a field Monday to witness a ceremony that would certify a habitat right in their backyard as an urban oasis.
by Markeshia Ricks | Jun 5, 2015 2:59 pm | Comments (2)
Almeta Hudson was skeptical of raised beds being constructed at the Ann Street Community Garden.
“We’re dirt farmers,” Hudson (pictured in black) said.
by Freesia DeNaples | Jun 4, 2015 11:55 am
“Saving the Sound” means, in part, working on the waterways that run through New Haven.
by Aliyya Swaby | Jun 3, 2015 3:08 pm
This silvery menhaden, several inches long, washed up dead on the marshy edge of the Quinnipiac River, as an osprey shrieked warnings into the air.
by Markeshia Ricks | Jun 2, 2015 8:58 am | Comments (14)
The New Haven Board of Alders Monday night unanimously approved adding Stratford to the regional water authority, though a legal fight could be brewing with residents of that town.