by David Sepulveda | Oct 22, 2014 2:45 pm | Comments (5)
Splashing wheat paste in all directions, international street artist Swoon took only minutes to complete what in another era may have been considered an act of vandalism, not art. But she came to New Haven by invitation—and left her mark.
by Paul Bass | Oct 7, 2014 12:03 pm
Cafe Nine slid into the work week with the help of two men who talk with their pinkies.
by Lucy Gellman | Oct 6, 2014 7:32 am | Comments (2)
Another “First Friday,” and the clocks were striking five across the city.
by Paul Bass | Sep 19, 2014 10:41 am | Comments (1)
The Rev. Kevin Ewing told a business-rebirth story to a crowd gathered in the Ninth Square—then invited those assembled to start telling their own stories.
by Markeshia Ricks | Sep 18, 2014 2:25 pm | Comments (1)
When Kwaku Awuah and Nana Poku look out over New Haven—the home they chose for their hot Pan-African fashion house instead of New York—they see stylish people everywhere.
by David Sepulveda | Sep 17, 2014 1:38 pm | Comments (3)
Combine a Love of New Haven, a love of cooking, and two “guerrilla gourmets” with determination— and Downtown Table, a new “pop-up” brunch restaurant in the heart of 9th Square, leaps beyond concept, to reality.
by Paul Bass | Sep 12, 2014 11:04 am | Comments (16)
Three companies are competing to build a “four-and-a-half-star” hotel at the old New Haven Coliseum site as part of the broader $400-plus million plan in the works there, according to developer Max Reim.
by Lucy Gellman | Sep 8, 2014 11:27 am
It was 4 p.m. on a Friday. The end of the work week loomed, the ticking of clocks across the city growing louder with each each drawn-out minute.
by Jordi Gassó | Aug 13, 2014 11:08 am | Comments (2)
A brassy melody spilled out into the Ninth Square. Inside the 9th Note restaurant and nightclub, lone men in suits nursed their drinks by the bar. A young couple played eight-ball on a red-felted pool table. Friends ate steak and traded jokes. No matter the patrons’ disposition, heads had to perk up whenever a daring riff came from the man with the trombone — Steve Davis, a bebop virtuoso.
by Julia Zorthian | Aug 4, 2014 2:31 pm
For two hours, Friday was Pie Day.