Mrs. Jeffie Frazier: "We are so powerful—we’re just not together. Please come together. That’s a blessing for me if you would.”
Stephannie Salters was one of the first to experience this year's new "Yoga In Our Cities" Initiative, a collaboration between 108 Monkeys and Breathing Room Yoga Center. In the background is 108 Monkeys Founder Peg Oliveira. Lucy Gellman Photos.
"Why is it that I have to justify the need for the folks in my community to have a space that's comfortable for them? To have a space where they can be creative?" New Haven artist Titus Kaphar asked aloud at Wednesday's State Historic Preservation conference. Deborah Berke Rendering.
Seven years after Christine Alexander's death—and two after New Haven Reads brought the initial request to the city's Board of Alders—the corner of Bristol and Ashmun Streets has been officially christened Christine Alexander Corner. Lucy Gellman Photos.
Diane Brown on her way to receive an "I Love My Librarian" award. Markeshia Ricks for the New Haven Independent.