Tag Archives: Kathy Leonard Czepiel

Vital Organ

Newberry Memorial Organ - Woolsey Hall - New Haven, CT

Picture a penny whistle, the size of a drinking straw and made out of tin. Blow on it and you’ll get a bright, high pitch. Now imagine a wooden whistle 33 feet tall. …

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Going Fourth

4th Floor of the Yale Center for British Art - New Haven, CT

It’s hard to overstate Paul Mellon’s contributions to the Yale Center for British Art. …

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Band Width

“So, who wants to start?” somebody asks. …

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Above Water

Off City Point - New Haven, CT

It looks more like a chin than a point, thrust defiantly into New Haven Harbor, as if to declare itself a survivor. …

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Good Times

Inside Amity Bowl - Woodbridge, CT

Amity Bowl has the cosmic carpeting, the molded plastic chairs, the marbled loaner balls. Call it retro. Because unlike its glitzy and pricey corporate competitors, independent Amity still has one foot back in 1958…

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Choosing Slides

Friday was a formidable day. Dervishes of powder whipped across the ground. Bare branches creaked like haunted house doors. The cold air burned. But the sun was out, and so were dozens of kids…

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Social Medium

Babz Rawls Ivy

If you want something done your way, you’ve got to do it yourself.

“Do our own thing” is the mantra of Babz Rawls Ivy, the editor of Inner-City News. For more than 25 years, the weekly paper has published …

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For the Birds

A robin in New Haven, CT

Step into The Fat Robin in Hamden and you may think you’ve stepped into a woodland glade. Virtual birds sing. A miniature fountain burbles. The air smells pleasantly of seed and freshly cut wood. …

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Jumping for Joy

If you’ve seen an episode of American Ninja Warrior, you know that obstacle courses aren’t just for kids. Rockin’ Jump of East Haven knows it, too. …

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Point of Return

Judy Alperin

A devastating fire one year ago scattered members of the Jewish Community Center of Greater New Haven. …

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