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Point in Time

The eponymous lighthouse on Lighthouse Point hasn’t been lit since 1877. Nevertheless…

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Going for the Gold

The Gold Award gets no respect. It’s the highest award in Girl Scouting, and it’s more than 100 years old, but high school girls who earn it still find themselves having to explain it over and over again. …

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Set in Motion

It feels great to get up and move around, to literally be inside a gallery again, surrounded by art. It’s exciting to be able to peer in close, to stand back, to sense the work all around you. So it’s …

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As We Speak

“The right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances,” is enshrined in the First Amendment to the Constitution, ratified on June 21, 1788. New Haveners have…

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Baby Formula

If you’re a parent of a certain age, chances are you know the name Dr. Spock. Not to be confused with Mr. Spock of Star Trek fame, Dr. Benjamin Spock grew up in New Haven, attended Yale and became a …

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Roadside Assistance

From a distance, Joel LaChance’s umbrella-topped cart parked at the corner of Orange and Cottage Streets might be mistaken for a hot dog stand. …

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New Kids on the Block

Wooster Street’s newest pizza has Albanian roots and Brooklyn chutzpah, but it comes straight from Naples, Italy, and the Zeneli brothers intend to keep it that way. …

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Action Plan

Powerful protests in New Haven, Hamden, West Haven, East Haven, Branford, Woodbridge and other greater New Haven communities over the past two weeks have…

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Filled Glass

Maria Morabito’s Plurality of Voices reads like a line of music. …

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Wooded Path

One of the more curious spots on Yale’s campus is a little park known as Sachem’s Wood…

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