| Jun 28, 2012
| 8:18 AM
The Young are a four-piece garage rock band from Austin, TX. They were signed to Matador Records late last year, giving them instant indie credibility whever they go. But they're good too. They've got a lo-fi, aggresive, washed-out sound that's got some...
| Jun 29, 2012
| 11:53 AM
See local band the Ivory Bills perform on the Arts & Ideas stage on the New Haven Green before Roseanne Cash on Saturday, June 30. The Ivory Bills hit the stage at 6 p.m. Give 'em a listen at jamesvelvet.com.
| Dec 13, 2011
| 12:40 PM
Weeks before a new labor-backed board of alderman is set to be sworn in, City Hall was overrun by labor supporters and union members last Tuesday. The event, first a rally that took up the entire first floor, then a march through downtown New Haven, marks...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 10:00 AM
If you think Connecticut's Occupy movement is going to wither away in the winter cold, or get co-opted by unions or lefty groups, or get sucked into Obama's re-election push, you'd better listen to what Danielle Digirolamo and other “occupiers&...
| Jul 5, 2012
| 12:50 PM
I have no doubt that there were several dozen other such moments. I wasn't at every event in the festival, and...
| Jul 24, 2009
Here's an offbeat and free thing to do this summer: Take a tour of the crypt at New Haven's Center Church on-the-Green.
It's an actual cemetery, gravestones and all, in the basement of the church. That alone would make it worth the trip. But the...
| Oct 20, 2009
Never mind that developer Bruce Becker is erecting a 31-story apartment tower downtown. People here want to know which grocery store he'll find for the ground floor.
Will it be Whole Foods? Will it be Trader Joe's? Will it be a disappointment? Will it...