Tag Archives: Bethany

Out of Season


Quietly, cradled by Hamden woods, is how the West River begins. It slips into Bethany, where it gathers as Lake Bethany, then tiptoes through Woodbridge, as Lakes Watrous and Dawson and Konolds Pond. In New Haven, it pauses as Lily …

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This Week in New Haven (July 31 – August 6)

Hawaiian Luau Beach Torches

Highlights include an oyster fair day, a sunset luau and a full-moon stroll. …

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This Week in New Haven (June 26 – July 2)


Normal, abnormal and paranormal events dovetail with a pre-Fourth of July weekend. …

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Sales Outlet


On a sunny Saturday morning, three reasons to attend the weekly Bethany Lions Club Flea Market quickly became apparent: the buying, the selling and the chatting. …

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This Week in New Haven (September 27 – October 3)


You don’t have to navigate boobytrapped temples or obscure historical arcana to find this week’s treasures. …

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Books and Crannies


A photo essay. To view all 16 images, check out the email edition.

Unlike the pastoral lands that surround it, Whitlock’s Book Barn, established in Bethany since 1948, is leafy year-round. …

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Vision Quest


Early spring, with its often cold mornings and damp afternoons, isn’t the most popular time of year for a hike. But to catch one vista in particular, the time is now…

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Falling Out


While we may take autumn’s crimsons and golds for granted, hundreds of thousands of tourists are visiting Connecticut this time of year…

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Tick Tock


At first, Hamdenite Lisa Maloney thought she had tendonitis in her wrists. But when the pain spread to her right knee and then her ankle, she realized something was terribly wrong. …

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Turning the Corner

The future site of Rocky Corner

We pull off a dirt road and park our cars in an old farm field. Seven of us hike a grassy path past brambles and patchy snow to an open rise, where Dick Margulis points to a stone wall edged …

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