Tag Archives: West River

This Week in New Haven (June 18 – 24)

New Haven feels bigger and the world feels smaller as locality and internationality coalesce nearly every day. …

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A River Runs Through It

Walking on land that hasn’t been trod since 1794 isn’t something you get to do every day. …

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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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River Blue

On a Saturday afternoon in August, I saw a man perched over six or seven ropes that’d been cast into the West River. On their submerged ends were traps, a chicken leg attached to each for bait. As he hauled …

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Tunnel Vision

Union Station

Tunnels should take you places.

A tunnel that’s particularly good at this is the stunner running under New Haven’s Union Station. Shiny curving walls form a shape like shoulders…

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