Tag Archives: New Haven Free Public Library

This Week in New Haven (May 21 – 27)

Magic is both learned and hereditary; vision is both musical and constitutional; and pink is both historical and vehicular this week in New Haven. …

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This Week in New Haven (February 12 – 18)

Kiki Lucia

Mardi Gras times two, plus Valentine’s times four, plus Mozart times two, plus drag times three, equals a good week in New Haven. …

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Room with a View

At Ives Main Library, there’s a tall airy space behind the checkout desk, encased in red walls and glass. …

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Stacked Deck

New Haven really stacks up.

For example, in this city, you don’t have to work too hard to find a good stack of food. Vito’s sandwiches are reliable and comforting. Meat & Co.’s are complex and gourmet.…

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Yale University Art Gallery

A photo essay.

They’re there, meaning they’re ’round.

They’re square, and other shapes. …

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This Week in New Haven (February 8 – 14)

Chandelier at Lyric Hall, New Haven

With Valentine’s Day looming, love is in the air. Drifting alongside it are riveting stories and sparkling cocktail conversation, plus a soundtrack to fit the …

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This Week in New Haven (February 16 – 22)

New Haven’s like an everything bagel this week. There’s buzzy astronomy Monday and charitable hedonism Tuesday; creative…

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This Week in New Haven (February 9 – 15)

Daniel Eugene

Chocolate… lub-dub… music… lub-dub... love stories… lub-dub… romantic dinners… lub-dub… seductive dancers… lub-dub-lub-dub.…

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Choose Your Own Adventure

CDs at Ives Main Library

The pundit class’s longstanding doom-and-gloom take on hard-copy books has always seemed more about stock market outlooks and missed revenue projections than about real consumer demand. The rest of…

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Elm City Whodunit

New Haven mystery novels

Peer into New Haven’s fictional case files with this page-turner, originally published September 19, 2012.

A few years ago, the New Haven Free Public Library distributed a hand-out: “Check Out These…

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