Melissa Gorga of 'Real Housewives of New Jersey' sets Baldwin book signing
LOVE, LONG ISLAND STYLE. She may be one of "The Real Housewives of New Jersey" but Melissa Gorga will be a real housewife on Long Island this Sunday as she signs her book "Love, Italian Style," noon-2 p.m. at The Coral House in Baldwin.
Also Sunday, on the Food Network at 9 p.m.: Chef Adam Goldgell of St. James will be one of nine chefs competing in Las Vegas for a chance at their own restaurant there, on the premiere of "Restaurant Express." The son of a restaurateur, Goldgell, 46, has been a chef for a dozen years, including at Panama Hatties in Huntington Station, Sugo Cafe in Long Beach and The Fishery in East Rockaway. He's also owned his own places, including the since-closed Burger 9 Point 5 in Merrick. Goldgell competed on Food's "Chopped" in 2010.
PREMIERES. VH1's "Love & Hip Hop" returns to New York for a fourth season of rappin' and playin', Monday night at 8, followed at 9 by season two of its spinoff, "Chrissy & Mr. Jones" . . . The Roloff family reunites on the farm in the seventh-season debut of "Little People, Big World," Tuesday at 9 p.m. . . . Opposite it on National Geographic, the "Doomsday Preppers" are still waiting for the apocalypse on season three, followed at 10 p.m. by the season two premiere of remote Alaskans living "Life Below Zero" . . . Wednesday at 9 p.m., it's a second season of TLC's "Extreme Cheapskates" . . . Then at 10:30 p.m., MTV celebrates a second season of "Ke$ha: My Crazy Beautiful Life" . . . and Sunday at 8 p.m. comes season six of Bravo's "The Real Housewives of Atlanta."
RECAPS. Fernanda Abarca became the first competitor cut from "The Biggest Loser" season 15 . . . Kat Edorsson was sent to Redemption Island and Brad Culpepper was eliminated on "Survivor" . . . New York City's Janine Booth is out on "Top Chef" . . . Laney Parkhurst quit "Face Off" . . . and no one was sent home on "Dancing With the Stars" because of a voting glitch.