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What’s Here? Games On At Fantasticon

The tables at Elm City Games on Chapel Street were bustling at Fantasticon on, full of people trying out new board games. The board for The Dragon and the Unicorn, a new Othello-like two-player game I was testing, was a network of circles and lines, with round cardboard chips on the board. I was the…
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What’s Here? Markers Mark

Makers Mark J.R. Logan has seen a lot of broken drones in his day. The makerspace Logan co-founded, MakeHaven, opened its doors in early 2012, and by 2015 a small band of drone enthusiasts had arrived, embarking on a long process of designing, crashing, re-designing and re-crashing the remote-controlled fliers. Read More
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What’s Here? Pho Ketkeo

Pho Ketkeo Fights The Cold The first thing that Ketkeo Rajachak noticed when she arrived in Connecticut was the cold. Rajachak had spent several months in Thailand in her teens as a refugee from communist Laos, before she was arranged to be resettled in the United States. Read More
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What’s New? C’Viche 181

C'Viche 181 Mayor Toni N. Harp joined C'Viche 181's Mariella Ordonez and Christian Bonilla in a ribbon cutting celebration on Wednesday, November 2nd at the restaurant's 181 Orange Street location. This new addition to New Haven's Historic 9th Square offers contemporary Peruvian cuisine as well as classic dishes like Cerviche and Cau Cau. A recent…
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