Tag Archives: West Haven

This Week in New Haven (August 13 – 19)

Free the Beaches

Academic and personal histories texture a week in which Jazz Age meets Jazz Week and indulgence meets endurance.

Monday, August 13
“During the long, hot summers of the late 1960s and 1970s, one man began a campaign to open some …

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This Week in New Haven (July 2 – 8)

This Fourth of July, American patriotism takes center-week, with a finishing flourish too. …

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Sing State

Johnny King

Johnny King is a storyteller. He tells a few when we meet…

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Playmaker

Kyle Bensen of Whitie Bensen Athletic Equipment

When he was young, Olympian Mark Arcobello, who’s taking to the ice with the US men’s hockey team in Pyeongchang, got his hockey gear from the same place as thousands of other New Haven-area kids…

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This Week in New Haven (January 1 – 7)

Shubert Theatre during a backstage tour

Welcome to 2018, whose first week offers chances to burn holiday calories and celebrate local dramatic, aural and visual artistry. …

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Water Fall

Maltby Lakes

Dry leaves run from the wind like packs of children playing tag. Sunlight dazzles off the water, all light and little heat. …

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False and True

Rachel Hellerich creates extra-dimensional paintings. You’d be forgiven for not knowing exactly what that means, because, until you see her work—especially in person—it sounds unimaginable. …

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Young at Heart

“The Sleeping Giant was awake. He must be awake because he was gone. Of course he might just be walking in his sleep.” …

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King of Jacks

The Patch Master, all dressed in black and orange, lives in a basement apartment in West Haven. The blinds are drawn and the lights glow orange. Organ music plays, candles flicker. A small table is set with rows of shining …

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This Week in New Haven (October 16 – 22)

Adelie penguins in Antarctica (photo by Jason Auch)

Traveling voices visit us, before we travel around visiting local ones. …

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