by Liana Teixeira | Jul 31, 2014 7:53 am
Lashae Morrison’s and Queshon McDaniel’s cousin was shot and killed in October, mere feet from the Westville Manor building where they plant flowers and learn about making the world greener.
by Allan Appel | Jul 30, 2014 12:17 pm
With a rectangle of surgical tape still visible at the clavicle from her second treatment for pancreatic cancer, Louise Dechesser paused at a photograph of rippling water and pronounced it “interesting and peaceful.”
by Thomas MacMillan | Jul 23, 2014 12:02 pm | Comments (1)
An epic parking-space battle raged in front of City Hall, with the fate of the world hanging in the balance.
by Melissa Bailey | Jul 18, 2014 4:18 pm | Comments (1)
The city’s annual arts extravaganza will hire local tour guides and expand to a second wing of the Goffe Street Armory, thanks to a $50,000 boost from the federal government.
by Thomas MacMillan | Jul 18, 2014 3:24 pm | Comments (7)
A decade ago, Curtis Libert found a riverside dump with dead dogs and old mattresses. He transformed it into a treasure trove of fruit trees, plastic kiddie bikes, a time-traveling easy chair, and royal red carpet.
by Thomas MacMillan | Jul 15, 2014 12:20 pm | Comments (2)
Museums shouldn’t be only for famous paintings and sculptures. There has to be room for old parking meters, a widow’s grave-visiting records, and a hand-carved self-defense cane crafted by a New Haven grandpa.
by Allan Appel | Jul 11, 2014 2:39 pm
When South Windsor native Marissa Rozanski finished college in Vermont as a painting major in June, she wanted to be away, but not too far away, from where she grew up, in a new place that could be a physical and artistic home.
She found them both in New Haven.
by David Sepulveda | Jul 10, 2014 12:01 pm | Comments (3)
Don’t be frightened. The wild creatures inhabiting Westville’s Mitchell Branch Library seem like very friendly monsters.
by Lucy Gellman | Jul 7, 2014 11:47 am | Comments (1)
Perhaps New Haven’s greatest – and hands down most patriotic – showing of almost-public art burst into the sky from the top of “Indian Head” Rock just east of East Rock
by Allan Appel | Jul 3, 2014 12:06 pm
For most of the 1800s if you wanted to go to “downtown” New Haven, that meant going to Long Wharf.