Tag Archives: Atticus Bookstore Café

Sense of Occasion

Talk about an adjustment. …

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Dining Out

In a climate that drives us indoors most days of the year, it’s a special pleasure to dine and drink al fresco, literally “in the cool,” though we haven’t felt a chill in weeks. As city sidewalks heat up, cafe …

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More Power

If you’ve ever consumed a Doonesbury comic, a John Mellencamp album, a Bret Easton Ellis novel, an East Rock Brewing Company beer or a New Haven Pecha Kucha night, chances are you’ve…

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This Week in New Haven (August 27 – September 2)

Stephen Root in Office Space (1999)

As a new school year begins at local colleges and city schools, blasts from the past come in drinkable, danceable, watchable and edible forms. …

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This Week in New Haven (December 31 – January 6)

The Suzan

Christmas Eve was a Monday understandably bereft of going-out opportunities. When New Year’s Eve falls on a Monday, on the other hand, it’s a whole different world—one which bodes well for a busy new year of shows, concerts, lectures, exhibits …

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Rack ’Em Up

Atticus Bookstore Cafe

There’s a subtle addition to the décor at the Atticus Bookstore Café. Pass by too quickly when scanning the shelves for the latest hip college-town reading materials and you’ll miss it. Thanks to its large windows and tidy arrangement of …

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This Week in New Haven (November 19 – 25)

Thanksgiving Vomitorium

It’s Thanksgiving Week—traditionally a time when major institutions and colleges shut down for several days while everyone heads home for festive family gatherings. This being New Haven, however, there is still…

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Have Bread? Will Travel

Breads on display at a CitySeed Farmers' Market

My family’s oven had broken down, and we had to wait more than a week for the replacement parts to arrive.

I was crestfallen. I bake virtually all the family’s bread. Year-round. Even if it means cranking up the oven …

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