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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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This Week in New Haven (September 25 – October 1)

Compline service at Christ Church

As the weather turns strangely hot, other sources of heat include a filmmaker who won an Oscar this year, a musical that’s “back by popular demand” and hundreds of candles flickering inside a smoky church. …

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This Week in New Haven (March 20 – 26)

Lyric Hall in New Haven, CT

As of 6:28 this morning, winter is gone, and spring is here. Other dualities this week include the spiritual and corporeal, opposite sides of the street and a pair of …

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This Week in New Haven (January 16 – 22)

Martin Luther King Jr.

Aching remembrances of a hopeful figure, defiant responses in the face of despair and overdue acknowledgment of marginalized people…

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Stone Ages

A photo essay.

The Peabody Museum calls its new David Friend Hall, opening to the public this Sunday, a “state-of-the-art gem and mineral gallery.” I call it a…

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This Week in New Haven (October 17 – 23)

Psst. Spaces known for quiet—libraries, museums, art studios—turn up the volume. …

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This Week in New Haven (May 23 – 29)

Robin Hood Springtime Festival

This week’s all over the map, from New Haven to Hamden to North Haven, and it’s “all over the map,” with a church as a movie theater, a video store as a concert hall, a …

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Rack to Rack

Tomorrow, a huge number of local cyclists ride from Rock to Rock.

Most other days of the year, a huge number of local cyclists ride from rack to rack. …

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This Week in New Haven (April 18 – 24)

St. Luke's Steel Band at 2014 Wooster Square Cherry Blossom Festival

New Haven is full of doom and bloom this week, with the latter winning out thanks to a late surge of wonder, service and grace, plus a flowery festival. …

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This Week in New Haven (March 14 – 20)

Tomeka Reid, jazz cellist.

No matter how you spent parade day yesterday, you lost an hour of potential leisure to Daylight Saving Time. Regain it and then some on Thursday, when the actual St. Patrick’s …

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