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Blasts from the Past

An exploding firework is loud and sudden.

But a photo of one is quiet and still…

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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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Time Zone

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As Bill Kraus ushers me inside the first room, a beam of cool light splits the darkness…

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Manual Drive

A photo essay. To view all 20 images, check out the email version.

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Summer Drive

A photo essay. To view all 18 images, check out the email version.

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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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Skeleton Crew

When emeritus state archeologist Nick Bellantoni began the process of separating four Revolutionary War-era skeletons from the soil of Ridgefield, Connecticut, he found the soil itself to be a reluctant capitulator. …

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Enforcement

It’s sometime after midnight in late December, 2015. I’m standing on a public sidewalk in the commercial part of the Annex, photographing some…

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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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Keeping Watch

As national and local protests continue to shine a light on law enforcement, this updated 2016 story feels more relevant than ever.

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