Tag Archives: New Haven Museum

This Week in New Haven (April 11 – 17)

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Flowers and many other things bloom in the week ahead. …

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Goin’ with the Wind

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It’s useful to know which way the wind is blowing.

To get current on that, look to New Haven’s weather vanes, though you may have to squint. Golden arrows point the way above the Green’s Center and United churches and …

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This Week in New Haven (March 7 – 13)

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Seriousness and sobriety rule—until the parade weekend. …

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Civil Action

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The corner of Edgewood Avenue and Garden Street near Amistad Academy Middle School has an extra green street sign. It identifies the spot as Constance B. Motley Corner, which…

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This Week in New Haven (February 14 – 20)

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This Valentine’s week, Cupid’s arrow strikes watchers, listeners and both employers and job seekers. …

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Bits and Pieces

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One of the most valuable collections at the New Haven Museum’s Whitney Library isn’t a set of rare manuscripts or first editions. …

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This Week in New Haven (February 7 – 13)

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V-Day lands on a Monday, so dinner, dancing and dessert drinks happen this week instead. …

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Governors Briefing

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Connecticut has yet to elect a Black governor. But at least 22 “Negro Governors,” as they were commonly known at the time, were elected between the 1750s and 1850s by enslaved and free Black men statewide…

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City Treasure

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Like many parks, Scantlebury Park is active or restful depending on the need. …

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Counting Time

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With the arrival of a new year, we tend to take extra stock of time…

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