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Happy Hunting

New Haven is full of Easter eggs, and not just on Easter Sunday. …

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Bloom or Bust

Daffodils, jonquils, narcissi. Call them what you will, they’re starting to bloom—a show whose climax is not to be missed. …

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Educational Experience

“Whatever It Takes,” says one military slogan. It belongs to the Marines, but the sentiment seems to apply to scores of veterans in greater New Haven, who…

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Jury of Peers

Picture a courtroom in New Haven—an elegant, wood-paneled room with high ceilings and gilded trim. The judge’s bench is…

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Forward March

Gerhard and Connors

On March 17, 1842, members of the Hibernian Provident Society gathered at eight o’clock in the morning on the southwest corner of Chapel and State Streets. …

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Food Change

It was Nieda Abbas’s home cooking, more than anything, that got Caterina Passoni through her first year at Yale. …

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Missing Rink

A man in his late teens or early 20s was gliding back and forth on one foot.

A young boy had…

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20/20 Visions

“Pecha kucha” means “chit-chat” in Japanese, but it takes a bit more than chit-chat to pull off a PechaKucha presentation. …

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Taking the Flora

Marsh Botanical Garden’s greenhouses are lush and warm as summer, home to many plants that wouldn’t stand a chance out in the elements. …

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Home Run

2014 IRIS Run for Refugees

It was January of 2017, and the organizers of the 10th annual Run for Refugees were about to get a jolt. …

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