The Insider Archive: April, 2012

In brief: Bakery news

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Starting with the bad news: Eiselen's Pastry Shoppe, in Roxborough's Ivy Ridge Shopping Center for five decades, is closed, as reported on... Read more

Hey! There's a green feather in my sandwich

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Comcast workers at its corporate cafeteria got a visit from the Phillie Phanatic. who stopped up to plug Saturday's Comcast Cares Day, the... Read more

Divining Divan

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Pixels have been expended lately about Divan Mediterranean Grill at 622 S. Sixth St. (opening tonight), coming as it has just after the closing... Read more

Get in on a 'Restaurant: Impossible' in Delco

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Italian Village, at 902 MacDade Blvd in Milmont Park, will subject itself to a makeover at the hands of Robert Irvine and his crew from Restaurant:... Read more

Food calendar: Cupcakes, burgers, new restaurants

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Mark your calendars for the following. April 16 is the opening of HipCityVeg (127 S. 18th St.). Hours will be 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. April 17... Read more

New acts for Philly Fringe and Feastival

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The arts and food usually meld quite nicely, as we've seen the last few years with Feastival, the splashy, food-focused fundraiser for the... Read more

DiMeo's: A father-son act in Andorra

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The city's pizza scene has been elevated of late, and you can credit the wood-fired ovens deployed at such spots as Osteria, Zavino, and Pizzeria... Read more

Society Hill's Zeke's closes

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Society Hill landmark Zeke's 5th Street Deli (318-20 S. Fifth St.) closed recently after two decades, but the spot has a new tenant. April... Read more