by Allison Park | Jun 19, 2018 4:50 pm | Comments (4)
Zainab Al-Qaderi had a satisfied smile on her face as she presented her guests with her sweet Iraqi specialty called kanafa. The guests dug in, with their forks gently cracking the crispy outer layer of shredded phyllo dough, to reveal creamy layers of baked goodness: a filling of sweet cheese and clotted cream, with a dainty pistachio garnish. She motioned her guests towards a small jar full of syrup and urged them to drizzle the sugar-water concoction over the dish to enhance the flavor.
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by Serena Cho | Jun 4, 2018 9:01 am | Comments (5)
New Haven held its largest food truck festival yet at Long Wharf Pier last Saturday with 50 food trucks and a dragon boat regatta along the Quinnipiac River.
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by Thomas Breen | May 29, 2018 7:17 am | Comments (17)
Come back next month, Delroy May and Sylvia Stephens promise, and you’ll see organic vegetables starting to grow.
Right now, a city inspector ruled, he sees a blighted mess and a potential safe haven for rodents — and has ordered it cleaned up.
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by Markeshia Ricks | May 23, 2018 3:50 pm | Comments (3)
The city’s fourth Food Truck Festival promises to be bigger than last year with more food choices and a dragon boat regatta that will start earlier in the day.
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by Paul Bass | Apr 2, 2018 5:34 pm | Comments (3)
A moon rock landed on York Street Monday. With chocolate chips.
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by Thomas Breen | Mar 15, 2018 5:21 pm | Comments (5)
When Tony Zhou first tried Korean fried chicken in 2014, he had no idea that a Korean soap opera was in part responsible for the explosion in popularity of the culinary phenomenon in China, Europe and the United States.
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by David Sepulveda | Mar 12, 2018 8:04 am | Comments (5)
Addressing around 200 people who gathered for the launch of her new Rhythm Unfiltered Lager Craft Beer at Vanity on Temple Street Saturday, Alisha Bowens-Mercado triumphantly raised her glass of Rhythm, promising to bring her nascent beer company to a “completely different level.”
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by Staff | Mar 8, 2018 1:35 pm | Comments (10)
Stop & Shop Supermarket signed a lease to remain at 150 Whalley Ave.r for another decade.
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by Allan Appel | Mar 5, 2018 3:48 pm | Comments (2)
Rick Vieira and Paul Bronson stood in front of the empty, gleaming storage cabinets that have recently been installed at the Fair Haven police substation on Blatchley Avenue.
In a few months, they said, the cabinets will be empty no longer, but filled with, for starters, non-perishable food to distribute to up to 150 Fair Haven families in need.
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by Aneurin Canham-Clyne | Feb 28, 2018 12:58 pm | Comments (2)
“Nonprofits don’t often work well together,” Justin Elicker said at the grand opening of a new working space Tuesday night to be shared by the New Haven Land Trust and New Haven Farms.
Well, at 817 Grand Ave. they now do.
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