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Noise? What Noise?

by Markeshia Ricks | Jan 23, 2015 4:10 pm | Comments (6)

Thomas MacMillan Photo (Update 5 p.m. 9th Note owner Chris O’Dowd relayed to the Independent that a city mediator said the landlord wants to work things out.)
Someone heard too much “noise” coming from a Ninth Square jazz supper club. The city’s cops and health department didn’t hear it—at least not by official standards.

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Local Designers’ Shout! App “Cuts The Noise”

by Markeshia Ricks | Jan 22, 2015 1:30 pm

Markeshia Ricks Photo You want to grab your broomstick for an impromptu game of Muggle quidditch this weekend, but don’t know anyone in New Haven who likes the sport as much as you. And you don’t feel like inviting people from 2,000 miles away.

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9th Note Faces Eviction

by Markeshia Ricks | Jan 20, 2015 11:45 am | Comments (22)

Paul Bass Photo The Ninth Square’s newest spot for jazz and burlesque will have to find a new home if its landlord has its way.

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Cafe Nine For Sale

by Paul Bass | Jan 6, 2015 3:38 pm | Comments (7)

Paul Bass Photo New Haven’s “musician’s living room” is looking for a new owner.

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Mayor Makes “Vin” & Vintage Finds

by Markeshia Ricks | Dec 8, 2014 4:45 pm | Comments (1)

Markeshia Ricks Photo With the most wonderful time of the year upon us, Mayor Toni Harp’s purchases during a recent visit to Ninth Square businesses had a bit of seasonal soiree flair.

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Cookie Monsters Invade 9th Square

by Lucy Gellman | Dec 8, 2014 3:04 pm

Lucy Gellman Photo At the English Building Markets on Chapel Street, owner Carol Orr and a friend were handing out flaky almond cookies one by one, pouring Dixie cups of red wine for grown-up sugar enthusiasts and tea for little ones.

“Do you have your boxes?” she asked visitors who approached the silver platter, still swaying to a brass duo who played at the door.

They lifted them gleefully, grateful for a reprieve from the driving rain outside.

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Ska “Will Bury Us All”

by Brian Slattery | Dec 4, 2014 3:29 pm

BRIAN SLATTERY PHOTOS “This is a good Wednesday night. It could even be a good Thursday night,” said Alex Giguere of The Beatdown, surveying the crowd. Then he and his band tore into another number, and the night was on.

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Viewers “Swoon”

by David Sepulveda | Oct 22, 2014 2:45 pm | Comments (5)

David Sepulveda Photo Splashing wheat paste in all directions, international street artist Swoon took only minutes to complete what in another era may have been considered an act of vandalism, not art. But she came to New Haven by invitation—and left her mark.

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Pinkies Take Center Stage

by Paul Bass | Oct 7, 2014 12:03 pm

Cafe Nine slid into the work week with the help of two men who talk with their pinkies.

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Ribbon Cut, Cupcakes Crawled

by Lucy Gellman | Oct 6, 2014 7:32 am | Comments (2)

Lucy Gellman Photo Another “First Friday,” and the clocks were striking five across the city.

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Jan 25, 2015 10:33 pm
Address: 14 Judwin Ave. New Haven, CT
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