Kathleen Galo

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48 Eye-Catching Wall Murals to Buy or DIY

A colorful statement wall is one of the quickest and cheapest ways to completely change the look of a room without having to overhaul your home decor. Depending on how ambitious you’re feeling, you can paint your own mural or purchase an incredible full wall design. Some sites even let you upload …

Baton Passed At Institute Library

Natalie Elicker is stepping away from a white-shoe law firm and into one of New Haven’s refuges from the wired world.<p>Elicker (pictured above) is …

First Blossoms Brave The Cold

The first few cherry blossom petals quivered in an icy wind Wednesday, signaling the beginning of an annual explosion of color in Wooster Square.<p>The …

How Spring Opens the Mind

People who spend more time outside in the springtime feel better, smarter, and more open-minded. Those who spend the time indoors, though, experience the opposite effect.<p>This time of year brings out humanity’s loosey-goosey side. For Easter, Czech people douse each other in cold water as part of an …

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Fethullah Gulen: Powerful but reclusive Turkish cleric

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/world/1047000/1047429_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1524723046_6986d6b2e8c10e0f83632ad641468663<p><b>Fethullah Gulen has been called Turkey's second most powerful man. He is also a recluse, who lives in self-imposed exile in the US.</b><p>An apparent power …

A guide to the eateries of Turkey

<i>A guide to the various types of eating places you'll find in Turkey.</i><p>One of the joys of eating out in Turkey is that there’s no need to order your whole meal at once. It’s perfectly acceptable to order one or two small dishes, see how you go, and order more later if you’re still hungry or tempted. …

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Iranian Teen's Dream To Be An Astronomer Will Break Your Heart (VIDEO)

Sepideh Hooshyar had a simple dream: to study the stars. But the teen faced enormous obstacles when she tried to pursue it -- in no small part created by her own family.<p>The trailer for a new documentary, "Sepideh -- Reaching for the Stars," will be the most hopeful and heartbreaking thing you watch …

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Marti’s San Sebastián

TravelWhere the Locals Go<p><b>Marti Buckley Kilpatrick</b>, an American journalist and cook, has called San Sebastián home for the past three years. This food aficionado with a passion for Basque culinary culture–whether in <i>pintxo</i> form or at a five-hour lunch–points to an ancient local proverb that …

A day in … Cihangir, Istanbul

Jolted into life by the Gezi protests, Istanbul's Cihangir neighbourhood is now an even livelier place for food, drink, fun, and a hairdo<p>During the Gezi protests earlier this year, the neighbourhood of Cihangir near Istanbul's Taksim Square earned its stripes as an anti-establishment stronghold as …

Disquiet in a Turkish Fishing Village

Until a couple of years ago, Garipçe, a tiny village in metropolitan Istanbul, near the Black Sea, was known among Turks for being a retreat, a place that offered fresh fish beside a clean expanse of water but was still accessible by city bus. The village survives on fishing and light tourism; the …

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A murder, a media frenzy, and the rise of a new form of local news

In this excerpt from The Wired City, Dan Kennedy examines how the New Haven Independent — one of the brightest stars of local online journalism — proved both its mettle and its distinctive take on the news when covering a major crime.<p><b>Editor’s note</b>: Our friend Dan Kennedy has a new book out, and …

Pepe's White Clam Pie From New Haven Named America's Best Pizza

Also, four other Connecticut pizza places had pies in the top 101.<p>Recently, the food website The Daily Meal listed its favorite 101 pizzas in …

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