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Minor Miracles


As a kid, the first day of baseball assumed a mythic quality. …

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Another Elm City


While he was the president of Yale College in the early 1800s, the theologian, writer and horticulturist Timothy Dwight did a lot of traveling, wherever horse and cart might take him. One of his favorite destinations…

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Project Driveway


In 2020, many of us baked our own bread or binge-watched the last five years of shows we’d missed.

Jon and Sarah Reed built an RV. …

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Flight Vectors


When I booked my first flight out of Tweed New Haven Airport (HVN) with the new Avelo airline, I debated spending extra for a carry-on bag. …

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The Elm City


A photo essay. To view all 17 images, check out the email edition

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E is for Exposition. Or Eastern. There are two big Es in The Big E—the Eastern States Exposition—which runs through October 3 in West Springfield, Massachusetts. …

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Our cross-country skis glide through an icy patch of snow with a zip, through powder with a hush. …

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Outside Tracks


Long ago, the New Haven colony had outposts down the coast, as far away as what we now call Philadelphia. Today, New Haven’s diaspora goes in all directions, including…

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Summer Breeze


Late summer might be the perfect time for a day trip with a friend—especially this summer, when being together means being outdoors. …

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Island Getaway

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When Hamdenite Tory Bilski first landed in Iceland in 2001, it seemed isolated, “hanging off the map of Europe”—at least, to an American. …

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