Connie’s Ric Rac renovating bar, adding seating and ‘extensive french fry topping menu’

Live music venue Connie’s Ric Rac is reopening Thursday night after some renovations, with more seating, draft beer and big plans for food starting in March. Ron Bauman, a new partner in the Italian Market bar at 1132 s 9th St., said they are extending the bar six feet toward the

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Liquid Vinyl record shop opens in a Queen Village basement

Call it a modern-day business mash-up. A new record store called Liquid Vinyl – to clarify, it’s a new shop that mostly sells used records – has opened in the basement of a Queen Village pet-supply store that also doubles as the headquarters for a dog-walking company. Rich Miller, owner

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UPDATED: Work’s about to start on refurbishing the Boot and Saddle sign

UPDATE: There’s a new, earlier opening date – Monday Sept. 9. And Philly.com has a couple details about the plan for the food: “The kitchen will be open from 5 p.m. until 2 a.m. seven days a week, the bar will feature 10 rotating draft (craft) beer options and the

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