Monthly Archives: September 2016

What’s Here? Social Fabric

Knitting: a quiet pursuit for lonely moments, if ever there were one. But in the city of New Haven, no one need stitch alone. Since its doors opened in 2009, Knit New Haven—filled with skeins of colorful shimmering yarn, thick white tufts of undyed wool and buttons of every conceivable size and shape—has been a…
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What’s New? Game On

During Town Green District's June Game On9 event, 9th Square's Artspace provided a glimpse into their Game On, the theme of this year's City Wide Open Studios. Follow along with Brian Slattery in his New Haven Independent article City Wide Open Studios Brings Its A - "Game" . Artist Bob Gregson wore an enormous yellow foam…
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What’s New? Awards!!

During its 62nd Annual Conference and Tradeshow in Atlanta this week, the International Downtown Association recognized Town Green District with a Certificate of Merit award for its work and initiatives related to Economic and Business Development. The project, "Data: An Innovative Way to Convey a Compelling Success Story," was among 10 qualified entries in the…
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What’s Here? Christy’s Turns 10

For 10 years, Christy’s Irish Pub (261 Orange Street) has lived up to the Irish in its name. But as it celebrates its first decade in business this weekend, the pub is looking to a future with a little more Irish-American. The pub has been running special promos in celebration of its 10th anniversary, including…
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