Patrick Connolly has left Bobo after three years with the restaurant — reportedly, an amicable departure. A replacement for both Bobo and Carlos Suarez’s forthcoming restaurant in the old Village Paper space has yet to be named.
Jeffrey Tascarella, a proprietor of Tenpenny along with chef Chris Cipollone, is parting ways with the restaurant to take the post of general manager at Daniel Humm and Will Guidara’s forthcoming venture in the NoMad Hotel.
Ambitious Top Chef alum Brian Malarkey is not only opening another restaurant in the San Diego area in 2012, he also has plans for 15 new restaurants around the country.
Jeff Schwarz, is leaving the Crow’s Nest in Montauk, despite positive reviews. He will focus on his yoga studio, Love, which will expand to Manhattan this fall.