Tag Archives: Dan Mims

This Week in New Haven (March 20 – 26)

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Spring starts today, so our to-dos this week just need a little time to grow before exploding with color. …

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Good Game


Northeastern’s 4-1 win over Yale doesn’t reflect the closeness of Saturday’s regional championship women’s hockey game at The Whale. In the scoreless but action-packed first period, the Bulldogs—ranked in the nation’s top five since November and coming off their …

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This Week in New Haven (March 13 – 19)


Local colleges are quiet for spring break, but St. Patrick’s Day won’t be. …

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For Your Consideration


Two moments last Thursday registered ominously in a time of gloomy thinking about the movie theater industry. …

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This Week in New Haven (March 6 – 12)


Provocative thoughts and evocative performances lead the march to parade day. …

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Fresh snow is pretty and pure. Trodden snow is plain and polluted.

Right? …

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This Week in New Haven (February 27 – March 5)


The week is for viewing, the weekend for doing. …

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Making a Name


There are other New Havens in the world, and at least one of them is even less new than ours.

In his seminal history Three Centuries of New Haven (1953), Rollin G. Osterweis writes that the reasoning behind our city’s …

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This Week in New Haven (February 20 – 26)

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Libraries party it up among stacks of serious topics and musical bookends. …

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Tight Ship


Docked on the eastern bank of its namesake, tucked behind an ear of the Grand Avenue Bridge, the Q River Grill, hard-opened in January, is a commercial island in a residential neighborhood, a place you’re only likely to find …

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