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The Insider Archive: October, 2009
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Your favorite food at Citizens Bank Park?
Sun, Oct 25, 2009, 9:48 AM
Aramark and the Phillies are polling fans on their favorite food served in Ashburn Alley at Citizens Bank Park. Choices: Bull's BBQ ribs Campo's...
Alison at Blue Bell's closing is temporarily
Sun, Oct 25, 2009, 9:46 AM
Smoke forced the closing of Alison at Blue Bell during dinner on Thursday (10/22). The stated reason: A motor in the restaurant's ventilation...
Phillies are the toast of the town, again
Sat, Oct 24, 2009, 10:55 AM
Maybe it's because everyone has Phillies on the brain, but reports of player sightings are rampant. A sampling of Friday-night doings: Pitcher...
Pete Rose to guest co-host on 97.5
Fri, Oct 23, 2009, 3:53 PM
You can bet that management at ESPN 950/97.5 The Fanatic is excited: Former Phillies star Pete Rose will appear from 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday...
Chooch to sign
Fri, Oct 23, 2009, 3:34 PM
Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz has been booked to sign autographs from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday (10/25) at Forman Mills' Grant Avenue store (2500 Grant...
Stephen Starr's next restaurant
Fri, Oct 23, 2009, 10:55 AM
Stephen Starr needs help. By that, I mean he's gone and rented the former Midtown IV at 2013 Chestnut St., across from the soon-to-open Jolly's...
Bonte closes one location
Thu, Oct 22, 2009, 3:50 PM
Bonte, the wafflery, has closed its store at 1315 Walnut St. as owner Brad Messinger says he's stepping up the catering side of the business...
"Action News" hires a new reporter-anchor
Thu, Oct 22, 2009, 10:31 AM
In these days of TV-newsie layoffs, here's a hire: Brian Taffe, 30, a square-jawed type last at the 24-hour Capital News Nine in Albany, N...
Michael Klein, editor/producer of Philly.com/food, has written about Philadelphia’s restaurant scene since 1993 in his Inquirer column, “Table Talk,” and on his Philly.com blog, “The Insider.”
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