Sketching outside at Foote School

Outside the Box

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Corn and potatoes, mustard greens and arugula, strawberries and raspberries, lavender and tulips, sorrel and basil, cucumbers and …

Maltby Lakes

Water Fall

Dry leaves run from the wind like packs of children playing tag. Sunlight dazzles off the water, all light and little heat. …

False and True

Rachel Hellerich creates extra-dimensional paintings. You’d be forgiven for not knowing exactly what that means, because, until you see her work—especially in person—it sounds unimaginable. …

Dynamic Duo

Stand on the front lawn of Whitneyville’s white clapboard church, with Lake Whitney at your back and two blocks of stores, restaurants and offices in front, and you’d swear you were in a small New England downtown…

Ornament at the 2015 Trinity Holiday Bazaar

This Week in New Haven (November 13 – 19)

’Tis the season—or at least it feels like ’tis, with annual favorites invoking a spirit of giving and the weather finally nipping. …

Recent Articles

Counter Offerings

Counter Weight Brewing Company

Not many people can claim they’re always making headway. But Matt Westfall can. The owner of Hamden’s Counter Weight Brewing Company, Westfall always has his flagship beer, Headway American IPA, on tap …

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Frights of Fancy

A photo essay.

Halloween warps your perception of things. …

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This Week in New Haven (October 30 – November 5)

Image detail from Machine Memory, photographed by William Frucht

After a bevy of Halloween celebrations, including two 26th annual ones, it’s not three whole days before …

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Headspaces

Martha Willette Lewis

A photo essay. To view all 35 images, check out the email version.

Last week’s Private Studios Weekend, the third of four weekends in this year’s City-Wide Open Studios, offered…

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King of Jacks

The Patch Master, all dressed in black and orange, lives in a basement apartment in West Haven. The blinds are drawn and the lights glow orange. Organ music plays, candles flicker. A small table is set with rows of shining …

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Open Books

Looking for your next good read? Some New Haven residents want you to find that book so badly that they’ve taken matters—and tools and wood and hardware—into their own hands. …

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