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The Call of Duty

Vietnam Veterans Memorial Park - New Haven, CT

Older men declare war.
But it is the youth that must fight and die.

—Herbert Hoover, 1944…

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Make Like a Tree

If you doubt that a new year—or any time, really—is an opportunity for renewal and growth, look to Connecticut’s ever-optimistic trees. …

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Out of Season

Lake Dawson and West Rock Ridge

Quietly, cradled by Hamden woods, is how the West River begins. …

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Not So Fast

Yale's Vanderbilt Hall

In 2017, the line between labor and leisure is well and blurred. …

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Have a Blast

Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument (detail) - New Haven, CT

The Soldiers’ and Sailors’ Monument atop East Rock reaches high into the air.

It’s also highly meaningful, memorializing local casualties of four wars, not just one, including…

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Ch Level

Chanukah begins Saturday. Christmas happens Sunday.

Happy holidays, everybody—or, enjoy the weekend.

—Your friends at Daily Nutmeg—

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Off and On

Workers at the site of Yale's new residential colleges

We’re taking today off, because we’ll be on for Labor Day, sending you a great mix of things to do next week. …

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In a Fog

Fog on Wednesday

That’s how many of us are waking up this morning.

It’s also how we’re waking up to 2016. The future’s cloudy. Hazy. Murky. …

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Big Moment

A big moment for some seagulls along the Quinnipiac River

Before there was Thanksgiving, there were Thanksgivings—one-off days of Christian observance, potentially falling any time of year, which good fortune had compelled communities to set aside for giving thanks …

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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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