Morning Memo: A-Rod Out And About; Gossip Girl Makes A Mess; Peaches To Take New York

Recently separated Yankee Alex Rodriguez, who was recently linked with Madonna, has been playing the field. He’s been spotted out with different women in Miami and Manhattan. [P6]

At New Jersey’s Parker House bar, Ashley Dupre qualifies as enough of a celebrity to skip the line, though she apparently will never shake the hooker jokes. (First Item) [NYDN]

The Gossip Girl kids were a mess at a party held in their honor at the EMM Group’s estate in the Hamptons this weekend—cast members picked their teeth, inadvertently flashed the cameras, and spilled vitamin water. (Second Item) [NYDN]

Danity Kane’s Aubrey O’Day, currently starring in Hairspray, defended herself to Wendy Williams, telling the talk-show host that she has not had plastic surgery. [P6]

Nineteen-year-old British socialite Peaches Geldof—daughter of Live Aid impresario Bob Geldof and the new wife of Chester French frontman Max Drummey—is planning to move to New York. [Showbiz Spy]

Bella’s—the downstairs portion of Noho’s post-grad frat house Bar Martignetti—is closing for renovations. [Down By The Hipster]