Tag Archives: Chapel Street

Memory Lanes

Chapel and Orange Streets, New Haven

What’s in a name? Let’s take it to the streets. …

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Memory Lanes

George St, Chapel St, Orange St, Humphrey St, Hillhouse Ave

What’s in a name? Let’s take it to the streets.

Carved out of the land in 1638, George Street was New Haven’s very first road, but it wasn’t called George back then. Its first known label, Brick Street, was …

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Hot Seats

Curvy bench on Market Island

You might want to sit down for this: downtown New Haven boasts world-class ways to take a load off, if you know where to find them.

The open-air Margaret and Angus Wurtele Sculpture…

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West to East

A walk down Chapel Street, from downtown to Fair Haven, transports you on a grand, centuries-spanning odyssey from commerce to industry to nature. It involves newness and decay, giant buildings and holes in the ground, major cross streets, tracks and …

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Going Green: The Window Displays of Upper Chapel Street

A Window Display on Chapel St

Knock, knock.
Who’s there?
Window.
Window who?
Window they change the window displays on Upper Chapel?…

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