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  1. Leftovers
    Artist Hawk Krall Paints East Passyunk Ave.; Marc Summers to Emcee Burger BrawlPlus goat races, maifests, and pickling workshops.
  2. Chef Shuffle
    Lucio Palazzo to Head Taqueria Feliz in ManayunkThe chef is leaving his post in Fairmount to head Team Feliz’s new venture.
  3. Trimmings
    Pucker Up: Clark Gilbert Puts the Finishing Touches on BisouThe restaurant relaunched as French bistro Bisou, but just received its piece de resistance this week.
  4. Reopenings
    Agiato Reopened Without a Liquor LicenseIn spite of a bum ventilation system, the perpetually closing restaurant came back to life.
  5. Temporary Closings
    Agiato Closes… AgainThis latest interruption in service is the third time in a year the restaurant’s gone dark.
  6. Reopenings
    Tapestry Ready to Reboot; Gemelli Getting a French Bistro MakeoverJinxed corner? What jinxed corner?
  7. Menu Changes
    Jake’s Restaurant and Cooper’s Wine Bar Rock New Looks and New MenusThe OG Manayunker recently updated its looks, and what it’s serving.
  8. Empire Building
    Team Feliz Coming to Main Street ManayunkThe restaurateurs plan to open Taqueria Feliz in Spring 2013.
  9. Openings
    Agiato 2.0 Goes Live This WeekendThe recently rehabbed restaurant officially opens this weekend.
  10. Openings
    What to Eat at Yanako, Opening Tonight on Main Street in ManayunkThe new restaurant features traditional Japanese dishes and sushi.
  11. Barbecue
    The BBQ Barometer Says It Must Be SummerThere’s plenty of good news to share from the smoked meats beat.
  12. Marketing Gimmicks
    Flat Rock Saloon Keeps it Classy in ManayunkMaking fun of the poor and downtrodden is always a good for some laughs.
  13. Empire Building
    Han Dynasty Opening Soon In ManayunkHan Chiang is expecting to open his Manayunk location this week.
  14. Lunch Spots
    Gemelli Now Does Weekend LunchThe new menu offers an omelette du jour and much more.
  15. The Other Critics
    Fiorino’s ‘Classic Sensibilities’ Are ‘MinimalistRounding up the region’s restaurant reviews.
  16. Menus
    Gemelli Revamps Its Menus For FallThe new menu includes all-new creations as well as seasonal updates to some favorites.
  17. Closings
    Say So Long to AdsumThe restaurant is closed, but will be reborn as a gastropub within weeks.
  18. Re-Openings
    Dettera Reopens After Flooding; Manayunk Brewery Is Still Bailing OutThe Ambler restaurant’s watery woes kept it from opening for a week, but the Manayunk Brewery received a double shot of nature’s wrath.
  19. Bars
    Round Up Your Bros, Mad River Reopens TonightThe habitual hive of drunken suburban youngsters is back in action tonight after taking on runoff from Hurricane Irene.
  20. Mediavore
    Storm-Ravaged Chinese Takeout Looted During Irene; Iowa Egg Farmers Aren’tPlus: Manayunk restaurants contend with flooding; and Atlantic City’s casinos reopen after closing for the hurricane, all in our morning news roundup.
  21. Foodies With Benefits
    Rubb BBQ Steps Up to the Starr-Maddox Barbecue ChallengeManyunk’s mobile meat smoker is headed to the ballpark on Saturday.
  22. Neighborhood Watch
    Guapos Tacos to Roll Up On Love Park; American Sardine Bar Awaits ZoningPlus: Cupcakes are coming to Manayunk this summer; and there’s a indoor/outdoor restaurant available in Queen Village, all in our roundup of neighborhood news.
  23. Closings
    Mango Moon to Close; Yanako to OpenAs one Manayunk restaurant closes, another will open soon.
  24. Mediavore
    Economic Slump Puts a Pinch on Pre-Thanksgiving Partying in Manayunk;Plus the number of restaurants in Japan with Michelin stars could soon surpass those in France, and processed food companies plan to scale back sodium levels in their products, all in our morning news roundup.
  25. Menus
    Bruce Cooper Creates Happiness With a Farm-to-Bar MenuThe selection of dishes feature farm fresh ingredients.
  26. Neighborhood Watch
    Despite 10 Rittenhouse’s Woes, Serafina Is On Track for Fall Opening; AgiatoPlus Mustard Greens reopens, and Movie Tavern is coming to Collegeville, all in our roundup of neighborhood news.
  27. Menus
    Jake’s Restaurant and Cooper’s Wine Bar Update BrunchThe new menu features updates on Jake’s classics as well as entirely new dishes.
  28. Openings
    Lafayette Bistro Now Open; More Craft Beer Headed for South PhillyA new Mediterranean BYOB opens and a craft beer store is coming