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Good Bones

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Cars slow and walkers linger in front of 1801 Whitney Avenue in Hamden. …

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Bringing It Back

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In the front room at Lyric Hall Antiques and Conservation, a 400-year-old mirror is undergoing surgery. Whole passages of its gilt frame—florid segments that cross the mirror like vines—are missing and have to be carefully recreated, then gilded to match. …

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Floral Support

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Outside, crocuses are pushing up to meet the sun. Inside, at Any Occasion Creation florist shop on Howe Street, more colorful blooms are being prepared to brighten the day. …

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Green Initiative

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Plants fill the living room, the dining room, the kitchen…

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Sharing the Pie

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The oven was set to 500 degrees and the kitchen counter was blanketed with flour when my husband and I tuned in to Pizza Making & Methods, the first class in Taste of New Haven’s Pizza in America series. …

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Exterior Decorating

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Decorating houses for the holidays is one tradition that hasn’t changed this pandemic season. …

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Home Stretch

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Ask almost any renter in New Haven how much they pay, and they’re likely to tell you, “Too much.” For lower-income families, though, the cost of housing can literally be too much…

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Open House

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Once upon a time, you could just wander around and see what happened.

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Bright and Early

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You’re not imagining things. …

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Household Name

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Experience a different kind of cabin fever with this story from 2017.

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