Tag Archives: Milford

Digging In (pt. 2)

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Steamers, eastern oysters, northern quahogs, blue mussels, bay scallops, razor clams, surf clams and whelks live along the state’s coastline, according to the Connecticut Bureau of Aquaculture. It’s okay to dig or forage for these guys as long as you …

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Digging In (pt. 1)

Clam digging at Cape Disappointment State Park

It’s low tide on a shoal off the coast of Milford, and I’m digging for treasure—not gold rings or silver coins but rather shellfish buried in the mud. …

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All Lined Up

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A ride on the railroad is typically about where you go from there. …

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Hitting the Spot

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Located in a beachside residential neighborhood next to Milford’s Silver Sands State Park, The Greek Spot (map) is easy to spot with its palm trees, string lights and bright blue awnings shading beachy white-and-woodgrain tables. Also notable is …

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Courts of Appeal

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These days, no local bandwagon seems to be moving faster than the one full of pickleball players. …

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Joy Ride

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It’s a warm summer evening on Milford Harbor, and the 20 of us gathered at the docks below Fowler Park don’t need to be pressured to board the Pier Pressure, a Miami blue boat with a pink paddle wheel …

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Cream Vacation

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At Milford’s Walnut Beach Creamery, colorful signage outside and tubs of artisanal ice cream inside made good counterpoints to a drizzly day. As friendly staff gave samples to the three teen taste testers accompanying me, a line quickly formed …

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This Week in New Haven (January 3 – 9)

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A “first night,” a number-two team and a trio of kings help count the week ahead.

Monday, January 3
Every night from 5 to 9 through the end of the month, Lyman Orchards (70 Lyman Rd, Middlefield; 860-349-6000) is hosting …

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This Week in New Haven (September 6 – 12)

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The big race is today, but things really speed up over the weekend. …

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This Week in New Haven (August 16 – 22)

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Toad’s Place returns, along with an oyster festival and a duck race. …

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