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By the end, the Vintanthromobile was a bit of a diva.

You might remember her. She was a retrofitted 1999 Ford shuttle bus that roved New Haven selling vintage…

Frank Sinatra, Tony Consiglio and Michael Bolton with his band Blackjack

Vocal Locals

These are the tales of two crooners. One hailed from Hoboken, New Jersey, and picked up a close pal in New Haven along the way to becoming one of the most famous singers of the 20th century. The other is …

Mark-Makers

In certain contexts, “rubber stamp” is a pejorative, used to describe lapdog officials who, for all intents and purposes, cede their power to other institutional figures—like a legislature that passes an…

Yale Memorial Carillon in Harkness Tower

Ring Tones

Like something out of The Lord of the Rings, “Harkness Tower” sounds foreboding enough to match the look of its bearer, the craggy Gothic grimace rising 216 feet above High Street south of Elm.…

Just a Band - Yale's Africa Salon

This Week in New Haven (March 23 – 29)

New Haven goes on a world tour this week, no packing necessary. Tuesday, an honorary European speaks about food and “celebration”…

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New Lease

The Haven Collective

By the end, the Vintanthromobile was a bit of a diva.

You might remember her. She was a retrofitted 1999 Ford shuttle bus that roved New Haven selling vintage…

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Vocal Locals

Frank Sinatra, Tony Consiglio and Michael Bolton with his band Blackjack

These are the tales of two crooners. One hailed from Hoboken, New Jersey, and picked up a close pal in New Haven along the way to becoming one of the most famous singers of the 20th century. The other is …

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Mark-Makers

In certain contexts, “rubber stamp” is a pejorative, used to describe lapdog officials who, for all intents and purposes, cede their power to other institutional figures—like a legislature that passes an…

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Ring Tones

Yale Memorial Carillon in Harkness Tower

Like something out of The Lord of the Rings, “Harkness Tower” sounds foreboding enough to match the look of its bearer, the craggy Gothic grimace rising 216 feet above High Street south of Elm.…

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This Week in New Haven (March 23 – 29)

Just a Band - Yale's Africa Salon

New Haven goes on a world tour this week, no packing necessary. Tuesday, an honorary European speaks about food and “celebration”…

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Connecticut Savings Bank

The “for sale” section of New Haven’s Craigslist is a war zone. 44,000+ classifieds are currently fighting each other for eyeballs and dollars, while the people with those eyeballs and dollars fight each other…

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