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Archive: November, 2009

Katie Cavuto opening in G-Ho

Monday, November 2, 2009, 11:08 AM
Katie Cavuto-Boyle, the "Next Food Network Star" finalist, has a spot for her organic market/takeout: Healthy Bites To-Go will be at 2521 Christian St. (at Grays Ferry), across from Resurrection Ale House. The spot previously was Whisk & Spoon. Cavuto says she's planning to open in... Read more

Rembrandt's changing hands

Monday, November 2, 2009, 10:11 AM
Rembrandt's, in Fairmount for 24 years, is changing hands. Owner Jan Zarkin is still on site for now, but he's taken on equity partners. Among those in the new team are entrepreneurs David St. Clair and his wife, Gail, and chef Richard Calladonato. Erin Butterworth, who general-managed the Continental... Read more

Serafina coming to Philly?

Monday, November 2, 2009, 7:30 AM
What's up with 10 Rittenhouse, the luxury high-rise condo nearing completion at 18th and Sansom Streets? The Illadelph reported this morning that its restaurant space will be at street level at the corner and also speculated about the occupant. I can confirm that Serafina, the Manhattan Theater District... Read more

Tony Danza's pick in the Series

Sunday, November 1, 2009, 2:52 PM
Actor Tony Danza has been shooting his reality series "Teach" at Northeast High, so I wondered for whom the Brooklyn-born Danza was rooting in the World Series. Through his rep, he says: "I am rooting for seven games, and since I am here, the Phillies." Read more

Game 4 anthem singer is...

Sunday, November 1, 2009, 1:57 PM
Air Force Sgt. Jody Johnson, who sang "God Bless America" during the Sept. 11, 2008, Phillies-Brewers game, got the honors to sing the national anthem at Sunday's Game 4 of the World Series. Johnson, a Philadelphian who grew up in Alaska, has sung 10 times at Citizens Bank Park, usually... Read more

Blue Horse put out to pasture

Sunday, November 1, 2009, 8:00 AM
The Blue Horse, which sat for 5½ years (and a couple management changes) in the fieldstone building at the intersection of Penllyn-Blue Bell Pike and Skippack Pike in Blue Bell, has shut down. Management has posted a goodbye note. Next up, I hear: A branch of Domenico's in Ventnor, which impressed... Read more
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