Meet the Mayor Outside

This coming Wednesday I will be at the “Learning Corridor” located at the corner of Hazel Street and Shelton Avenue. I hope you can stop by at 5PM so we can chat and catch up. Anyone is welcome. Please wear your mask and maintain social distancing. Just because we’re in a pandemic doesn’t mean we can’t meet up a talk. I am looking forward to seeing you then! Click here for more information.

Library Curbside Pick-Up

New Haven Free Public Library’s Curbside Pick-Up is a go! Available Monday to Friday by appointment at all NHFPL locations, requests can began YESTERDAY, done over the phone by calling your branch or asking in our chat at You can also email at or select your items through your online account. Details, numbers to call & general guidelines at this link:


Below are some of the top things to tune-in to this week on Live From Home – Live Nation’s virtual music hub where fans can discover the best live streams, artist content, new music and more from around the globe, all in one place. Available in over 30 countries, fans can stay connected to their favorite artists and search through hundreds of performances and other videos now at

Be sure to check back each day for the most up to date listings. Please note, Live From Home is a content discovery platform, pulling in the best artist, brand and other partner content, as well as original content from Live Nation.  


Don’t forget to check out our two brand-new sections of the site now – “Exclusives” and “Music News” – making it easier than ever for you to discover exclusive artist content from Live Nation and keep up with the latest music news you wanna know!

#TogetherApart #LoveOfLive


  • Weekdays | 5:00PM PT / 8:00PM ET – Fat Joe


  • July 6 | All Day starting 10am PT/1pm ET: REO Speedwagon x Live Nation’s Backstage with Crew Nation – natural conversations over video call between artists and members of their crews, highlighting the voices that make up the resilient live music community. (Live From Home)
  • July 6 | 11:11AM PT / 2:11PM ET: Jackie Cruz (Instagram)
  • July 6 | 2:00pm PT / 5:00pm ET: Live Nation Urban Soundcheck: teenear (Instagram)
  • July 6 | 5:00PM PT / 8:00PMET: Metallica (YouTube)
  • July 6 | 6:00PM PT / 9:00PM ET: Grace Potter (Facebook)

  • July 7 | 10:00am PT/1:00pm ET: AWOLNATION x LN’s Tour Update: WFH – social-distancing twist on the popular interview series in which we catch-up with artists while they’re working from home. (Live From Home)
  • July 7 | 5:00PM PT / 8:00PMET: Ringo Starr’s Big Birthday Show

Featuring Paul McCartney, Joe Walsh, Ben Harper, Sheryl Crow, Gary Clark Jr., and Sheila E. (YouTube)

  • July 7 | 5:30PM PT / 8:30PMET: Phish (YouTube)


  • July 8 | 10:00am PT/1:00pm ET: BJ The Chicago Kid x LN’s Rhythm and My Blues – a discussion series in which artists and music industry executives unpack what it means to be Black leaders in music. (Live From Home)
  • July 8 & July 9 | Live Nation Urban Partners with Broccoli City for Broccoli Con (Broccoli Con)


  • July 9 | 10:00am PT/1:00pm ET: Matchbox Twenty x LN’s Hotline – series where artists take calls from fans, answering questions in a series of one-on-one video chat interactions. (Live From Home)
  • July 9 | 10:00am PT/1:00pm ET: Goo Goo Dolls x LN’s Tour Update: WFH (Live From Home)
  • July 9 | 4:00pm PT / 7:00pm ET Live Nation Presents Animals As Leaders (Facebook)


  • July 10 10:00am PT/1:00pm ET: King Callaway x LN’s At Home – each episode features a different artist’s self-shot and self-guided tour of their current life at home, offering a rare glimpse of their lives off stage and off the road.  (Live From Home)
  • July 10 1:00pm PT/4:00pm ET: Trivium (Website)


  • July 11 5:00pm PT/8:00pm ET: Budweiser Stage At Home With Dallas Smith and Dean Brody (Live From Home)


  • James Taylor live streamed a special performance of “James Taylor at Fenway Park” to benefit Crew Nation.
  • Live From the Drive In is set to kick off this weekend, July 10th-12th, with live performances from Brad Paisley, Nelly, Darius Rucker, Jon Pardi and more. Fans can also grab exclusive merch for the event with proceeds benefiting Crew Nation.
  • Live Nation’s Crew Nation – a global relief fund for live music crews continues to raise funds. The company has committed $10 million for the fund: an initial $5 million, then matching all additional donations dollar for dollar, up to another $5 million.

Yoga in Our City
Presented by ConnectiCare
Yoga in Our City

Yoga In Our City, presented by ConnectiCare, brings free yoga classes to public parks in four Connecticut cities – Bridgeport, Hartford, New Haven and Waterbury. Classes are produced by local yoga studios and designed for all levels of practice….

Intro to Stand-Up Comedy – 6 students MAX

Intro To Stand-Up Comedy with Hope Rehak

Have you always wanted to try stand-up comedy but haven’t had the chance? This workshop is for you! In a supportive atmosphere, instructor Hope Rehak will:

– Set the stage with some important context, fundamentals, and history around stand-up comedy in America
– Lead you through writing exercises to help generate jokes and lean into your point of view
– Get you on your feet to riff and try out your new material

This workshop is open to those without any experience writing and performing stand-up comedy, but is also a great way for more experienced stand-up comedians to generate new material and receive personalized coaching.

Sunday 7/12 12pm-2:00pm CST via Zoom
With Hope Rehak

$45.00 Add to cart

Green Shirt Studio

We are growing and looking for 2 new people to join our fantastic team. Read the job descriptions below and if you are interested, please email a resume and cover letter to


Job Summary

Certified Public Accounting Firm seeking an experienced Senior Accountant to join our team in Branford, CT. This person should be self-motivated and good communicator.

About Us

We have a very diverse client base and unique skill sets which makes coming to work each day a new adventure. Our firm’s culture is very relaxed, and our team prides ourselves on working together to succeed on engagements. Our partners are very hands on with clients and staff.

Job Responsibilities

  • Work independently and with other staff on compilation, review and audit engagements
  • Prepare business entity tax returns (C Corp, S Corp & Partnerships)
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize and work under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Supervise staff accountants
  • High proficiency with technology
  • Travel to various clients as needed


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, Master’s degree a plus
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in public accounting
  • CPA or CPA candidate
  • Proficient in QuickBooks Online and Desktop
  • Experience with the following software a plus:
    • ProSystem fx Engagement
    • PPC Smart Practice Aids/Checkpoint Tools for PPC
    • CCH Axcess Tax
    • ProSystem Fx Fixed Assets
  • Strong communication skills for client and staff interaction
  • Ability to work independently

Benefits Available: 401(k), Health, Life and LTD Insurance, Vacation & Personal time off


Job Summary

Certified Public Accounting Firm seeking a highly motivated Paraprofessional/Bookkeeper to join our team in Branford, CT.  This position has great growth potential for someone looking to embrace the use of technology and assist in developing streamlined processes.

About Us

We have a very diverse client base and unique skill sets which makes coming to work each day a new adventure.  Our firm’s culture is very relaxed, and our team prides ourselves on working together to succeed on engagements.  Our partners are very hands on with clients and staff.


  • Communicate with various firm clients daily to meet full charge bookkeeping needs
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize and work under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Assist firm clients with setting up bookkeeping systems
  • High proficiency with technology and ability to efficiently perform bookkeeping duties (i.e. linking of bank activity)
  • Complete bank reconciliations
  • Preparation of client quarterly and annual payroll tax returns
  • Preparation of client monthly and quarterly sales tax returns
  • Preparation of year end 1099-Misc
  • Preparation of personal property tax declarations
  • Travel to various clients as needed


  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience, preferably with public accounting firm
  • Expert in QuickBooks Online and Desktop
  • Strong communication skills for client interaction
  • Ability to work independently
  • Bachelor’s degree a plus
  • QuickBooks Certified Pro Advisor a plus
  • experience a plus

Benefits Available: 401(k), Health Insurance, Life and LTD Insurance, Vacation & Personal time off


A live virtual gameshow (done via ZOOM) to test your knowledge of Broadway show tunes! How many do you know?? Join us, sing along & win fantastic prizes – all while supporting Castle Craig Players!
Bingo cards are $10 each – and you can purchase as many as you’d like! Couples/groups may play together on the same device. Shortly before the event, you will receive an email with your Bingo card(s) and a Zoom link to get into the game!
Reserve your spot now to avoid missing out on the fun!

2 couples, 2 artists, 2 crowd-pleasing Westville venues that await your return!

Friday, July 10th and Saturday, July 11th, 4-7pm

Grab your love (or your friend!), double-up with another couple, and hit the village!

First, you’ll visit KLG to check out our current exhibitions: Journeying, by artists Kim Weston and Frank Bruckmann. Assistant Director Muffy Pendergast will meet you there to tour you through the gallery, and you’ll walk away with a few mementos of the experience.

Getting a culture fix will undoubtedly stir up your appetite, so then you’ll head over to Manjares Bar Tapas (838 Whalley Ave Suite B) to enjoy tapas alfresco. You will be met by Mixologist Alex Montes who will offer his Journeying inspired cocktail.

Book your date today, by clicking:

$30 per pair/couple covers 30-minutes in the gallery, 2 drinks, and one tapas selection. By signing up for your KLG appointment, you also activate your reserved table at Manjares. To adhere to covid restrictions, this promotion is set up for 4 people at a time. Wearing masks at the gallery is required.

Virtual CT Folk Fest – Sept. 12

posted by Robbin
July 2, 2020