Tag Archives: Long Wharf

In Progress

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For decades, the Pirelli Building, a.k.a. the Armstrong Rubber Building, has been stuck in the past…

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Row House

It’s a great time to take your boat out on the harbor, and thanks to the Canal Dock Boathouse’s fleet of kayaks, single shells, double shells, a four-seater, an eight-seater and a 10-person dragon boat that calls to mind a …

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Pier Review

This Juneteenth, we’re revisiting the tale of the former slave who would be King.

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Vapor Trail

The poet Carl Sandburg famously wrote that fog “comes on little cat feet.” …

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This Week in New Haven (May 27 – June 2)

Casual and causal, veracious and vexatious, variety this week comes down to more than mere letters. …

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House Warming

Canal Dock Boathouse

A photo essay. To view all 29 images, check out the email version.

After two decades of setbacks and successes, the Canal Dock Boathouse marks its …

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Middle of the Food Chain

When I visited Long Wharf’s New Haven Food Terminal, it was sweltering. The air shimmied, and even the seagulls who’d flown over from the harbor seemed dispirited and limp …

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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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Concrete Mix

Pirelli Tire Building, New Haven, CT

We’ve covered the Pirelli Tire Building before, highlighting its world-class architectural pedigree and narrow brush with total demolition.…

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Pier Review

Long Wharf circa 1868

The grinding, screeching, honking orchestra of an estimated 140,000 cars per day crosses over the old skeleton of Long Wharf, New Haven’s oldest pier. This remnant of the city’s…

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