Tag Archives: Woodbridge

Retaining Walls

Stone wall in Woodbridge, CT

“Something there is that doesn’t love a wall,” begins Robert Frost’s oft-read poem “Mending Wall.” Frost is lamenting all the things that bring down his old stone walls, requiring…

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Good Times

Inside Amity Bowl - Woodbridge, CT

Amity Bowl has the cosmic carpeting, the molded plastic chairs, the marbled loaner balls. Call it retro. Because unlike its glitzy and pricey corporate competitors, independent Amity still has one foot back in 1958…

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Choosing Slides

Friday was a formidable day. Dervishes of powder whipped across the ground. Bare branches creaked like haunted house doors. The cold air burned. But the sun was out, and so were dozens of kids…

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Point of Return

Judy Alperin

A devastating fire one year ago scattered members of the Jewish Community Center of Greater New Haven. …

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Joy Riding

D'Aniello's Amity Bicycles

It’s finally feeling like winter, and the wimpy among us have put away our bikes for the season. Not the folks at D’Aniello’s Amity Bicycles, though. …

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Household Name

Alice Washburn

You can find them in New Haven on Alden Avenue and Cleveland Road, on Chapel Street and Vista Terrace. There are dozens in Hamden, but you’ll find a handful as well in Cheshire and North Haven, Woodbridge and Orange. …

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This Week in New Haven (November 27 – December 3)

Policy discussions give way to fests, fairs and parties as dozens of decorous Christmas trees, including the big one in the center of town, are unveiled. …

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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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This Week in New Haven (August 14 – 20)

A moment from Elm Shakespeare Company's 2016 summer production

Summer fun happens by land, sea and air this week in New Haven. …

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This Week in New Haven (August 7 – 13)

Harkness Tower from Branford College courtyard

With so many opportunities, even picky, nitpicking picnickers should be able to find a good moment to go for it. …

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