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Wheel of Fortune

Sitting on a bench in her local home studio, ceramicist Kiara Matos explains the allure of clay. “I feel almost like it picked me,” she says. “I can’t stay away from it. I can’t stop making things.”

Her mother felt …

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This Week in New Haven (May 22 – 28)

Hillhouse Band circa Fall 2014

College commencement ceremonies have commenced, so you might think you’ve got commensurately quieter times ahead. Think again…

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Flora and Fauna

After a cold, wet spring, B&B Flower Farm seems ready for summer. The rain has helped, leaving the sloping lawn so green it looks photoshopped.

“B&B” stands for Bob and Barbara, as in…

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Jazzed Up

Elm City Jazz Brunch

Entering Elm City Market from the Pitkin Plaza side, it seems like a normal morning at the grocery store. …

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Team Work

Hamden Heronettes

Last Saturday, Hamden High School’s swimming pool was brimming with monsters. …

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’Post Men

Peels & Wheels

“You’re going to see the disgusting part, and then the beautiful part.” …

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This Week in New Haven (May 15 – 21)

House of Games (1987)

The academic year is over, but Yale’s still got stuff to show us. So does the sun, which looks like it’ll be visiting all week, warming up a …

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Lots in Store

Jordan’s Furniture likes to go big. Its enormous sign, backed by a collage of actual chairs arranged like a tiled computer wallpaper, looms over new arrivals. To the right, another huge sign informs you of the presence of “It,” purportedly …

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Dinner Service

Downtown Evening Soup Kitchen

Just north of the city green, on Temple Street, the Center Church Parish House is a handsome two-story brick building, with chalk-white detailing and an imposing air.

But it’s actually quite welcoming. …

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Backstage Pass

Kathy Apuzzo leading a tour at the Shubert Theater in New Haven, CT

Late in the 1950 film All About Eve, a scene opens in downtown New Haven.

“To the theater world, New Haven, Connecticut, is a short stretch of sidewalk …

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