Tag Archives: holidays

Ghosts of Christmas Past

New Haven Christmas History

The day before Christmas in New Haven is a good day to ponder how New Haven Christmases were before.

It seems the explicit moral values of the season weren’t so…

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Into the Lights

A green smiling dragon in Santa cap wags his pointy tail. A red and yellow sailboat rocks back and forth. A jet skier jumps blue ocean waves. Two bears in hats and scarves throw a snowball back and forth. A …

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Window Wonderland

WAVE Gallery

Naked trees. Yarny knits. Frosted breath. Schmaltzy songs.

And window displays.

’Tis the season for New Haven’s shop windows to shine.…

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Head Toward the Lights

Fantasy of Lights

A green, smiling dragon and sailboat rock back and forth through ocean waves. A festive train carries candy canes and gifts with bows. A tireless Victorian paperboy throws his newspaper over and over.

These are some of the denizens of …

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