Connie’s Ric Rac is expanding with more seating, fries and a new music space this summer

Connie’s Ric Rac has some big plans for the spot next door to their 10-year-old location at 1132 S. 9th St. in the Italian Market. By July 30, this expanded space will open, adding a more intimate music space and a menu with french fries and similar items.

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Another coffeeshop for 9th St.? Nope, it’s a film fakeout

A freshly painted facade next to Connie’s Ric Rac at 1132 S 9th St. in the Italian Market got us all atwitter last week thinking that a new coffeeshop would be opening there. It’s actually a temporary set-up, but it’s still is pretty interesting. Ron Bauman, co-owner of Connie’s, says that the

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