Upper State Street
by Markeshia Ricks | Dec 15, 2014 3:27 pm | Comments (18)
Asked how long the State Street Bridge has been closed, Mezcal Restaurante Mexicano’s gregarious owner, Ricardo Trejo, rolled his eyes and sighed. “I’ve lost track of time,” he said.
by David Sepulveda | Dec 15, 2014 1:58 pm | Comments (1)
Arlene Cardenas’s dream has come true: The Eiffel Tower can now be found in her quaint French-style pastry shop.
by Khadija Hussain | Sep 29, 2014 12:30 pm | Comments (4)
As professional artist Ryan “Arcy” Christenson outlined an elaborate butterfly, a group of toddlers hurled paint at the wall and older kids added their own up-close touches—which was all part of the point.
by Paul Bass | Jul 30, 2014 2:01 pm | Comments (26)
John Hancocks flowed along with the Samuel Adams at happy hour on State Street, as a Republican office-seeker asked supporters to help him mount a parallel third-party campaign.
by Paul Bass | Jun 24, 2014 7:07 am | Comments (9)
A controversial Brooklyn developer sat on “Trolley Square” for 11 years without completing promised repairs—and has now sold the property for almost twice what he paid for it.
by Thomas MacMillan | Jun 18, 2014 3:38 pm | Comments (1)
Leaving the Wine Thief one day with his favorite palette-pleasing trio—crusty baguette, hunk of Roquefort cheese, bottle of sake—Chris Dircks had a thought; What a shame that more people don’t know the pleasure of the fermented rice brew.
by Paul Bass | May 20, 2014 3:10 pm | Comments (20)
The future of one of New Haven’s budding creative-economy hubs will be decided soon—upstate in Rocky Hill.
by David Sepulveda | May 19, 2014 11:42 am | Comments (2)
A ballot box at an Under91 Project block party and cookout near the site of an upcoming community arts project was stuffed with the aspirations, visions and votes of artists, neighbors, and project organizers.
by Thomas MacMillan | May 15, 2014 3:23 pm | Comments (1)
Two long-separated neighborhoods may soon be rejoined by branching shadows, or a warm orange glow, or high-flying kites.
by Thomas MacMillan | Apr 18, 2014 7:14 am | Comments (18)
A plan to bring new life to a long-shuttered industrial complex won another approval Wednesday night, with an aim for completion in 2 years.