Tag Archives: Hamden

Party of Two

The Furors

In 1977, Derek Holcomb and Tom Dans were playing gigs in the Hamptons’ breezy, beachy Dune Road scene. But something didn’t fit. “We had these leather jeans made, which was very flash,” Holcomb says. The pants were a dead giveaway—these …

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This Week in New Haven (March 13 – 19)

A moment in Moonlight (2016)

Yale’s on break, but New Haven’s not. Gripping film, indie lit, stirring sounds and “ecstatic” dance keep us moving. …

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This Week in New Haven (January 2 – 8)

Sideways + Askew at River Street Gallery, summer 2015

Welcome to 2017, which has dancers, musicians and artists for starters. …

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Cool Kids

Team Esprit

Two Sundays ago, it was dark by 4:30 and snowing lightly outside the Northford Ice Pavilion. Chilly gusts of wind spun snowflakes and stung noses. But running inside was no way to avoid the cold. Compared to the ice rink …

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This Week in New Haven (December 19 – 25)

As the Christmas season peaks, New Haven’s holiday traditions and its year-round ones—like thinking critically, viewing live performances and finding special joy in food—get twisted up like a candy cane. …

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This Week in New Haven (December 5 – 11)

If this morning’s snow doesn’t give you that holiday feeling, a jam-packed Saturday in Westville surely will. …

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Figuring it Out

In a cozy attic studio in Hamden, rainbow skeins of ribbon and bolts of patterned fabric are neatly arranged. On a workbench, a linen figure lies, her pink yarn hair half-pinned to her head. A puff of dotted blue tulle …

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This Week in New Haven (November 21 – 27)

United Church on the Green - New Haven, CT

Though it isn’t a religious moment, this Thanksgiving week makes excellent use of churches, whose acoustic gifts are thanks-worthy indeed. …

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This Week in New Haven (November 14 – 20)

Supermoon over New Haven.

A “supermoon” meets Christmas tree stars and other nostalgic symbols, as local Thanksgiving-time traditions get a jump on the holiday season. …

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This Week in New Haven (November 7 – 13)

Photo by Ben Ehrenreich

Delivering the conclusion to a blockbuster anti-thriller—as one of the two least liked, least trusted candidates since the advent of those polling metrics becomes America’s…

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