Palisades Café bought by mystery group

It was announced Sunday that Mount Vernon’s Palisades Café (117 First St. W.) has been purchased by an anonymous group of unnamed locals. Via a press release: A group of regular patrons who wish to remain anonymous have purchased the Palisades Café from former owner, Rachel Sauter. “To the new owners, this restaurant is the […]

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As the Lincoln Cafe shuts down, a new restaurateur steps in

Rachel Sauter

When Matt Steigerwald decided to close the Lincoln Cafe, Mount Vernon native Rachel Sauter took the opportunity to pursue her own aspirations of owning a restaurant. Her close ties to the community and former jobs at area restaurants (including Augusta in Oxford and the Wine Bar in Mount Vernon), helped inform her decision to re-open […]

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