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Archive: June, 2009

Mike Strug packing it in

Tuesday, June 2, 2009, 9:24 PM
Mike Strug, one of the few reporters who's worked for three stations in town, is spending his last week at NBC10, his TV home since 1990, a station spokeswoman confirmed. His last day is Friday. There will be sendoffs on the 4 p.m. and 11 p.m. newscasts. "I am happily stepping aside," Strug... Read more

Copper Bistro closes

Tuesday, June 2, 2009, 12:18 PM
Copper Bistro in Northern Liberties has closed, effective June 1, says chef-owner Daniel Connelly. It was open for nearly three years. Read more

943 coming together in the Italian Market

Monday, June 1, 2009, 4:10 PM
Keep an eye on 943 S. Ninth St. in the Italian Market, as Pascual Cancelliere is developing an Italian-Argentine BYO called 943. He hopes to open in several weeks. From 2000 to 2003, Pat was chef at the former Butcher's Cafe nearby, which his late father, John, owned. (Pop Cancelliere was Italian-born... Read more

Monday dining update

Monday, June 1, 2009, 1:01 PM
After a year and a half of construction, father-son team Demetri and Mike Maroulis have opened Demetris Mediterranean Cuisine on the southwest corner of 45th and Chestnut Streets (215-386-1824). I'd call it a diner, but the look is most undinerlike -- soft banquettes, lots of drapery, hardwood floor... Read more
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