Tag Archives: East Haven

This Week in New Haven (August 20 – 26)

Great Golden Digger Wasp in Edgewood Park

Does the presence of numerous legends promise a legendary week in New Haven? We’re about to find out. …

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Splash Drive

Lighthouse Point Splash Pad

Stomping, shrieking and spraying are all approved activities at one of New Haven’s summer staples: the splash pad. …

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Hidden Depths

Lake Saltonstall is hiding in plain sight, even though it’s about as long as the city of New Haven. …

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Near and Far

The Little Colombia Restaurant

You can fly 2,500 miles for an authentic Colombian meal. Or you can take exit 51 off I-95 North…

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Jumping for Joy

If you’ve seen an episode of American Ninja Warrior, you know that obstacle courses aren’t just for kids. Rockin’ Jump of East Haven knows it, too. …

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This Week in New Haven (August 21 – 27)

Aga Radwanska at the 2016 Connecticut Open

Youth is served, as are tennis balls and craft beers. …

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This Week in New Haven (October 24 – 30)

With this year’s Halloween falling on a Monday—next Monday—some of your best bets for scary fun happen the weekend before. …

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Homegrown

In an East Haven forest, at the end of a long, semi-paved road, there’s a house surrounded by gardens. They’re lovely to walk through even at this time of year, when some plants have already gone to seed, but giving …

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Pop Culture

Foxon Park Beverages Factory

94 years ago on a plot of land in East Haven, Matteo Naclerio was deciding between starting a funeral home or a beverage factory. He chose the latter, and iconic local soda pop-maker Foxon Park Beverages was…

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How Sweet It Is

Cupcakes at Sugar Bakery

When you’re in the food business and the Food Network calls, you answer. In June 2010, Carol Vollono and Brenda DePonte, the mother/daughter team behind Sugar Bakery in East Haven, received a call out of the…

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