Are Meg Ryan and John Mellencamp Rekindling Their Romance? (PHOTO)

After apparently splitting up nearly two months ago, Meg Ryan and John Mellencamp were spotted together in New York City on Wednesday – a sign that they may be rekindling their romance.

John Mellencamp on Meg Ryan Split: 'I Never Say Die for Anything'

Meg Ryan and John Mellencamp Split

Meg Ryan and John Mellencamp have ended their relationship as quietly as they began it.

The actress, 52, and the rocker, 62, split recently after dating for more than three years, PEOPLE has confirmed.

“It was the distance,” a source tells PEOPLE. “She lives in New York and he resides in Indiana. It was the long distance that ultimately was the cause.”

Meg Ryan Left the Spotlight: Inside Her Life Now

Twenty years ago, Meg Ryan ruled the box office as “America’s Sweetheart” with her hit romantic comedy Sleepless in Seattle.

Today, she is rarely in front of the camera and does her best not to be recognized, whether summering on Martha’s Vineyard or tooling around her downtown Manhattan neighborhood.

John Mellencamp & Meg Ryan Celebrate His New Musical in Atlanta

John Mellencamp and Meg Ryan are still going strong – and the rocker had his girlfriend’s support while working on his latest project: the musical Ghost Brothers of Darkland County, which he co-wrote with Stephen King and stars American Idol’s Justin Guarini, in Atlanta.

John Mellencamp Officially Divorced

Rocker John Mellencamp and his estranged wife, model Elaine Irwin Mellencamp, are officially divorced.

The couple, who were wed for 18 years and have two sons – Hud, 17, and Speck, 16 – separated on Sept. 1, 2010, and he filed for divorce on Jan. 14. Their divorce, his third, was formalized on Aug. 12.

John Mellencamp's Ex Elaine Irwin to Weather Divorce 'Just Fine,' Says Pal

John Mellencamp and estranged wife Elaine Irwin will remain friends as they end their 19-year marriage, a longtime pal tells PEOPLE.

“There will be no war between Elaine and John Mellencamp,” Kris Gebhardt, John s former trainer and 11-year friend of the exes, tells PEOPLE. “They are both levelheaded people who are great parents. They have a lot of respect for each other.”

Gebhardt believes that Irwin, 41, will get through her breakup from John, 59, without a problem.

John Mellencamp Files for Divorce

John Mellencamp filed for divorce from model wife Elaine on Jan. 14 in Nashville, Ind.’s Brown County – not far from their Lake Monroe home.

No hearing date has been set in the case, and neither Mellencamp lawyer could be reached for comment. No other information was readily available.

“John picked a good place to file because this is a very quiet and out of the way,” a lawyer close to proceedings tells PEOPLE.

Meg Ryan and John Mellencamp Step Out in New York

Meg Ryan and John Mellencamp are no longer keeping their romance under wraps.

The new couple, who a source says began dating about seven weeks ago, were spotted together Wednesday in New York City,

They dined at E.A.T. before taking in an exhibit together at the Whitney Museum. On Tuesday they were seen grocery shopping at the Gourmet Garage in SoHo.

Last month the rocker announced his separation from wife Elaine after 18 years of marriage.

Meg Ryan & John Mellencamp Quietly Dating

The new year brings new beginnings for Meg Ryan and John Mellencamp.

The pair have spent time together on Martha’s Vineyard and in New York City in recent days, enjoying a fresh romance just as Mellencamp has announced his separation from wife Elaine after 18 years of marriage.

A source close to Ryan, 49, says the actress and the rock star, 59, began dating about seven weeks ago, and that Mellencamp and his wife had been separated for some time before that.