Hodgson Out at the Observer; Coke, Pepsi Test Smaller Bottles


The New York Observer has stopped running Moira Hodgsons restaurant reviews, the financing for which, she claims, has been coming out of my pocket. [Diner's Journal/NYT]

Coke and Pepsi are market-testing smaller bottles for more frugal customers. [WSJ]

Wayne Nish, formerly of March and Spitzers Corner, has moved to Singapore and is executive chef at a New Yorkstyled restaurant called Priv. [Diners Journal/NYT]

The former home of the Fulton Fish Market has been identified as a contributing component in the South Street historic district, a move that could help save the building from demolition. [City Room/NYT]

Berkeleys Thai Buddhist temple serves one of the most popular brunches in town, and neighbors want to use zoning rules to stop it. [WSJ]