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Door Handle

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New Haven has better reason than most to get a handle on its doors. This dates back at least as far as the Revolutionary War, when British soldiers spent the first week of July 1779 raiding towns on the Connecticut …

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This Week in New Haven (December 5 – 11)

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We haven’t spiked the egg nog yet, yet we’re starting to see double: two daughters of 20th-century icons, two celebrated guitarists from Africa and two city centers of heightened holiday activity. …

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Christmas Presented

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“Marley was dead, to begin with. There is no doubt whatever about that,” begins Charles Dickens’s A Christmas Carol, published in 1843. There is also no doubt whatever that, in 2022, this “ghostly little book,” as the author called …

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Gifts from Below

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It was the day before Thanksgiving, and the basement of the Episcopal Church of St. Paul & St. James, a.k.a. the Olive Street Pantry, was buzzing. …

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Magic Bond

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Seven years ago, magician Nelson Nicholson guided me through his Orange estate. The puzzle box of a home, the result of 13 separate additions, was filled with artifacts from the golden age of magic—between 1890ish and 1920ish, before film captured …

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Super Bowls

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I was extra hungry the other night, so I went to a place that seemed like it could satisfy whatever craving struck: Natural Kitchen in downtown Milford, where signature and customizable poké concoctions come in rice bowl, salad and “burrito” …

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This Week in New Haven (November 28 – December 4)

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The holiday season is here, and this week proves it. …

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Palace Intrigue

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A photo essay. To view all 18 images, check out the email edition. 

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On This Day

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Every day, for one reason or another, we all say, “Thanks.” Today, we’re supposed to do it in a bigger way.

We at Daily Nutmeg don’t have to think very hard to come up with two big things we’re thankful …

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On the Menu

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Consumed by thoughts of tomorrow’s big meal?

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Small Business Saturday with The Shops at Yale

Maybe some of these local dishes can help tide you over.

Written by Dan Mims. Images (and dishes) by @tavernonstate, @villaluluct, @sherkaanct, @olivesandoil, @rockfishsushi, @unionleaguecafe and

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