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Chef Rich Cusack
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August 16, 2019 - 6:15 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The flavors on the avenue are getting a bit more European. Chef Rich Cusack is completing the finishing touches and renovations at June BYOB, the new restaurant at 1911 E. Passyunk Ave. "I put up my fandeliers I'm really proud of. I really wanted chandeliers, but I...
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D’Emilio’s Old World Ice Treats
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August 09, 2019 - 6:15 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A new sorbet, gelato and ice cream shop on East Passyunk Avenue is picking up right where Philly Flavors and Capogiro left off. Christopher D’Emilio, owner of D’Emilio’s Old World Ice Treats, is taking a risk, but he knows a thing or two about taking chances. "Before...
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2nd Street Festival
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August 02, 2019 - 11:21 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Over the past decade, the food scene in Northern Liberties has completely evolved. When Standard Tap owner William Reed helped co-found the 2nd Street Festival in 2008, restaurants were just starting to pop up in the neighborhood. Now, there's a thriving, creative,...
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Cirque du Soleil's "Amaluna"
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July 26, 2019 - 6:15 am
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — It's not easy to feed a circus. But for the past eight years, Cirque du Soleil kitchen manager Abdel Soriano has been doing just that. The acrobatic performance company has stopped in Oaks for its traveling show "Amaluna." With 130 people involved in "...
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Cherry Street Pier
Courtesy of The Food Trust
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July 10, 2019 - 3:25 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Imagine a weekly waterfront farmers market that brings people of all ages and backgrounds together. That's been Yael Lehmann's dream for years, and now, it has come true. The Food Trust's Market at Cherry Street Pier kicks off Saturday and runs weekly through Nov. 16...
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Breaking Bread on Broad
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July 05, 2019 - 6:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — For hungry North Philadelphia kids looking for activities over the summer, Congregation Rodeph Shalom has a program for them — and all are welcome. The synagogue is just one of many institutions across the city that double as free summer meal sites. Just text "FOOD"...
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Alex Bassett Strange
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June 28, 2019 - 5:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Reading Terminal Market pays homage to summer on Saturday with the second annual Philly Ice Cream Scoop festival. Billed the largest ice cream festival in the country, the day is dedicated to honoring a staple summer snack. "The entire market will be focused on ice...
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Diner En Blanc
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June 12, 2019 - 12:20 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The 2019 date of Philadelphia's biggest annual pop-up dinner has been revealed. At a preview party on Tuesday at the Bourse Food Hall, officials announced the eighth annual Diner en Blanc will take place on Aug. 22. "The date is the big reveal," said co-host Natanya...
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Darlene Star Jones from Star Fusion Restaurant
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June 07, 2019 - 3:10 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Black Restaurant Week is about more than just food. The second annual culinary fest takes over Philly this Sunday through June 23, celebrating the flavors of African-American, African and Caribbean cuisines. Darlene Star Jones from Star Fusion Restaurant in Overbrook...
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