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About Josh Levinson

Josh has lived in New Haven for about six years and loves it. Maybe more than someone should. But who’s to say in this topsy turvy world we live in? His regular, "paying" job is as a software developer. You can regularly find him drinking away his sorrows at Cask Republic, but that quiet sobbing you hear is totally from someone else.
Latest Posts | By Josh Levinson
B2R’s Guide to Making New Friends in New Haven
11 months ago

B2R’s Guide to Making New Friends in New Haven

Last week, a reader emailed me asking for help with something, and it’s a request I’ve gotten quite a few times before:

How do I, a post-college adult, make new …
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New Haven Fights Back
11 months ago

New Haven Fights Back

Aaaaaand we’re back.

I apologize for the delay between posts. It’s been a rather hectic month. I’ve moved the site to a new host, which may have accidentally broken the …
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The Best of New Haven in 2016
1 year ago

The Best of New Haven in 2016

Last year I did a Best of 2015 list last year giving out various awards and calling them The Rockies.

Well, I hate that name, and I’m going to do something …
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New Haven Unveils Bike Share
1 year ago

New Haven Unveils Bike Share

Have you ever thought to yourself: Gosh, I’d LIKE to ride a bike to Mecha Noodle, but then I’d need some kind of bike lock and my bike would probably …
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Long Wharf Lessons in Late Stage Capitalism
1 year ago

Long Wharf Lessons in Late Stage Capitalism

About a third of the way through Other People’s Money, opening at Long Wharf Theatre tonight, I wondered to myself if this tale of greed, excess, and loyalty, written in …
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Everything to be Thankful For in New Haven
1 year ago

Everything to be Thankful For in New Haven

Listen. I’m not gonna lie to you. We live in strange times.

2016 hasn’t been the best year, to say the least. A bunch of people died. Maybe even people …
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Ideas for Empty Retail Spaces in New Haven
1 year ago

Ideas for Empty Retail Spaces in New Haven

In case you haven’t noticed, New Haven has some retail space for lease. (Side note: Looks like Red Tomato isn’t long for this world, which is 0% surprising.)

In fact, you …
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Everything Great About October in Connecticut
1 year ago

Everything Great About October in Connecticut

Can you feel it? The crispness in the air. The smell of campfires and fireplaces. The amber in the leaves. The pumpkin spice being jammed down our throats.

There’s no …
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No More Cars on College Street!
1 year ago

No More Cars on College Street!

Last Friday, like many New Haven denizens, I was on College Street, between Chapel and Crown, enjoying the New Haven Grand Prix/Pizza (And Other Stuff) Food Festival.

The weather was …
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How Not To Suck As a Pedestrian
1 year ago

How Not To Suck As a Pedestrian

I walk around New Haven a lot. I walk to work. I walk to the grocery store, often. I walk to my friend’s houses.

And the sheer quantity of amazingly stupid …
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