Tag Archives: Edgewood Park

Open Invitation

Coogan Pavilion, Edgewood Park, New Haven

A photo essay.

Coogan Pavilion hasn’t always looked so sharp, though it’s always had sharp features. …

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Prize Pools

Edgewood Park Tennis Courts

If you’re there to play tennis, you probably want the public courts at Edgewood Park to be perfectly flat.

If you’re there to find pretty sights, you should be glad they’re not. …

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Flight Club

The first rule of Flight Club is: You do not talk about Flight Club. Not in English, anyway.

Chirps, caws, trills and squawks, however, are totally acceptable. …

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This Week in New Haven (October 19 – 25)

Back to the Future (1985) poster art

Twinkly lights in the sky whose waves are at least several years old. A 60-year-old play with a strange internal clock. Iconic time-traveling movies and set lists. A weekend that feels …

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This Week in New Haven (July 27 – August 2)

Beer taps at College Street Music Hall

This week pours out cool sounds and effervescent brain-ticklers before coming to a frothy, foamy head this weekend.…

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Living on the Edge

Plant life in Edgewood Park

Nature doesn’t play favorites when it comes to which plants can go where. But man abides few tenants, plants or otherwise, within the spaces he carves out for himself.

Take soccer fields. Even at…

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Ride-alongs

As the International Festival of Arts & Ideas brings corners of the globe to New Haven, it also brings New Haveners to different corners of the city—sometimes through whirlwind excursions. The whirlwindiest of these are IFAI’s…

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Tunnel Vision

Union Station

At their most basic, tunnels should take you places.

A tunnel that’s particularly good at this is the stunner running under New Haven’s Union Station. Shiny curving walls form a shape like shoulders…

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Edgewood Perk

Dolls and other knick-knacks at Deja Brew

Nestled in a quiet neighborhood on the outer edge of Edgewood Park, recessed from the corner of Edgewood and West Rock Avenues, Deja Brew Cafe isn’t quite hidden, but it isn’t quite in plain sight either.…

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This Week in New Haven (October 21 – 27)

Minus the Bear

Like many a horror flick, this week before Halloween starts out pretty normally. Then strange things start to happen. Talk of witchcraft reaches your ear.…

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