Tag Archives: Long Island Sound

Sea Levels

School’s out, but one more report card is worth reading…

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Sea Fare

You’re probably familiar with CSAs bringing fresh vegetables to farm supporters, but how about a CSA for fresh seafood? …

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This Week in New Haven (December 28 – January 3)

This year’s transition to the next is uniquely muted, even if we can control the volume. …

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Water Logged

The seas are calm, and Long Island looks like a mirage at the horizon, where it meets a sky full of flat-bottomed clouds. …

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Rock and Roll

Savin Rock, West Haven

A warm, persistent wind frothed up whitecaps on Long Island Sound one hot August afternoon. …

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There’s something elemental about eating oysters by the sea, as if you plucked your dinner from the brine. …

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Of Great Import

Port of New Haven

If you’ve ever gazed over Long Island Sound, you may have seen the big ships coming in and out of New Haven. Maybe you’ve even wondered where they’re from, what they’re carrying and what life is like down on the …

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Something in the Water

Mill River, New Haven

New Haven: the birthplace of the hamburger and, arguably, home to the finest pizza in America. But for centuries it was Crassotrea Virginica—the eastern oyster, a.k.a. the Atlantic oyster—that was the pride of New…

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As we contemplate what’s over the horizon, we’re also going with the flow, and enjoying precious moments of tranquility today. We hope you get to do the same.

Happy New Year—

—Your friends at Daily Nutmeg—

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Waves Hello

Morris Cove beachfront

A favorite among Daily Nutmeg’s early stories was this summertime visit to New Haven’s beachiest neighborhood. Enjoy!

When the wind is blowing in just the right direction in Morris Cove, you can smell the…

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