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Raising Hale

On the morning of May 10, 2017, Fort Nathan Hale Park was abuzz with preparation ahead of its season-opening celebration a few days later. At the northern end, a small plinth stood empty in the middle of a five-pointed star. …

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Distant Relativity

This day in 1638, New Haven’s Puritan settlers arrived. Get to know them a little with this 17th-century story from 2017.

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Distant Relativity

Quaker James Nailor being punished

The Puritans who settled New Haven did so in part to worship as they pleased. But they weren’t necessarily willing to offer that freedom to others…

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Multiple Choice

Private School by Christopher O'Flaherty

In Christopher O’Flaherty’s New Haven studio, an enormous lighthouse stands in black and white, and a red cat prowls, flanked by blue ravens. …

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Sticky Business

Items in the Robert S. Greenberg Made in New Haven Collection

A number of New Haven inventions have changed the course of history—the cotton gin, vulcanized rubber, the telephone exchange.

Less impactful, but more joyful, is the Lolly Pop…

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Space and Timing

Civvies in New Haven, CT

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EBM Vintage owner Carol Orr’s latest foray into vintage fashion started with a phone call. …

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Room with a View

At Ives Main Library, there’s a tall airy space behind the checkout desk, encased in red walls and glass. …

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Ahead of Time

He was born in 1799. He made civil rights history. And he tried to make more. …

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Liquid Gold

New England Cider Company

Wallingford’s New England Cider Company sits on a road lined with industrial buildings, but a few things help distinguish the cidery from its surroundings. …

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Taking It In

Sesame Falafel

At Sesame Falafel, most customers take out, though sometimes one or two people take a seat instead.

The day of my visit, I was one of them…

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