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Foot Falls

If you want to see Connecticut’s highest waterfall, you can drive an hour and a half to Kent Falls State Park. Hopefully, the parking lot won’t be full, and you can picnic at the base of the falls. On weekends, …

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On Display

The first Chinese woman to arrive in America is believed to have been a teenager named Afong Moy, who was put on public display, beginning in New York City in 1834, as The Chinese Lady. “AFONG MOY is a native …

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This Week in New Haven (October 18 – 24)

Witchcraft, costumes and pumpkins arrive a week early. …

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Making Peace

Gary Kyshon Miller Sr., age 20. Walter Jaynes Sr., age 19. These and more than 600 other names are etched into bricks on a broad, curving walkway that leads to New Haven’s new Botanical Garden of Healing…

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Formal Introduction

The second-floor painting studio at Creative Arts Workshop is a cavernous room with concrete floors and a patchwork of white wallboard. Slanted skylights let in the light of dusk. At…

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Battle Lines

Early in the American Revolution, General George Washington had a 14th colony in mind: Canada. …

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This Week in New Haven (October 11 – 17)

Step outside, inside, up and around, and not just while learning a few new moves.

Monday, October 11
At 1 p.m., an Indigenous Peoples’ Day event celebrates “indigenous peoples from Turtle Island and beyond” outside City Hall (165 Church St, …

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Relation Ship

It’s been several years since the Amistad’s masts last towered above her old home port at Long Wharf. …

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Movie Magic

Outdoor movie showings have “a different magic,” says Francesca Vignola, director of marketing and events for Town Green District. “I liked going to them [even] before I was responsible for putting them on.” …

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Rail to Trail

A westerly wind runs across the tidal marsh, combing the silky heads of reedy marsh grass. …

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