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Archive: November, 2009

"Top Chef" has been good for 10 Arts, says contestant Jen Carroll

Monday, November 16, 2009, 8:05 AM
Jennifer Carroll still gets teased at work for her televised admission that sometimes hair-pulling can be fun. The "Top Chef: Las Vegas" fan favorite, who is executive chef at 10 Arts by Eric Ripert at the Ritz-Carlton, says her "cooks go home after dinner service and watch the... Read more

Anthony Gargano, wife Tamara, welcome baby boy

Friday, November 13, 2009, 10:57 PM
It's diaper duty for 610 WIP/Fox 29's Anthony Gargano and wife Tamara who welcomed a son, Anthony, Wednesday afternoon. Cuz says Anthony, who was exactly 8 pounds, has big hands and feet so he's "thinking quarterback or pitcher." The baby shares a birthday with Gargano's former WIP co-host... Read more

Double whammy Wednesday for Philly reality show contestants

Thursday, November 12, 2009, 1:24 PM
Philadelphia contestants from "So You Think You Can Dance" and "America's Next Top Model" were both eliminated from their shows last night. Northeast native Peter Sabasino, a CAPA graduate, who specializes in tap dance, was voted off the Fox hit dance show while Upper Dublin High... Read more

Marlton's Andrea Langi on tonight's "Mercy"

Wednesday, November 11, 2009, 8:14 AM
Marlton actress Andrea Langi is featured prominently on tonight's "Mercy" (8 p.m., NBC). Langi, last seen on film having bathroom sex in a bar with Mickey Rourke in "The Wrestler," plays a stripper with a heart of gold in the medical drama. It turns out her character, Destiny... Read more

Out and about: Jim Cramer, Ryan Howard, Brad Lidge, Bryant Gumbel

Wednesday, November 11, 2009, 7:39 AM
We hear Bryant Gumbel will be in town today working on a piece about disgraced NBA referee and Delco native Tim Donaghy for an episode of his HBO "Real Sports" show...CNBC's Jim Cramer picked up a T-shirt and two soaps, root and lemongrass, at Art in the Age (116 N. 3rd) during a shopping... Read more

Schwarzenegger flattered by local musician's birthday tribute

Tuesday, November 10, 2009, 9:40 AM
Arnold Schwarzenegger says that he's "been roasted by the Friars Club . . . sculpted in salt-water taffy... had my painting done in jelly beans," but that the birthday song he received from East Falls' Harry Jay Katz "is one of the most creative birthday tributes I have ever received... Read more

Shane Victorino's bachelor party?

Tuesday, November 10, 2009, 8:57 AM
Shane Victorino and Ryan Howard were in a small party that stopped by Dusk, inside Caesars Atlantic City, on Saturday night. Could it have been a bachelor party? On Saturday, the Phillies outfielder marries Melissa Smith in Hawaii. The couple live in Las Vegas during the off-season and have a 2... Read more

Former CBS3 boss named President of CBS Television Stations

Monday, November 9, 2009, 12:19 PM
Peter Dunn, former president and GM of CBS 3 and the CW Philly, has been named president of CBS Television Stations, of which there are 29, CBS President and CEO Leslie Moonves announced this morning. Dunn who left Philadelphia in 2005 to become president and GM of New York’s WCBS-TV, replaces... Read more

Out and about: Wyclef Jean, Jerry Jones, Demarcus Ware, Ben Francisco, Ray Lamontagne, Jim Florentine...

Monday, November 9, 2009, 7:45 AM
Cowboys owner Jerry Jones and family dined at Buddakan (325 Chestnut) Saturday night while his longtime Philly limo driver Big Penny hung outside. Also Saturday, a crew of Cowboys including Demarcus Ware and Igor Olshansky dined at Del Frisco's (15th & Chestnut) on porterhouse, snapper, duck... Read more

"Real Housewife" Kim Zolciak goes for chocolate martinis, chili dog at Varga

Friday, November 6, 2009, 10:15 AM
"Real Housewives of Atlanta" star Kim Zolciak had a few chocolate martinis, a chili dog and some other snacks Thursday afternoon at Varga (10th & Spruce). In the spirit of her hit single "Don't Be Tardy for the Party," Kim took off just before five to get back to her hotel to... Read more
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