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  • Frein Manhunt Puts Hunting, Trapping Season On Hold In Some Towns
    The Pennsylvania Game Commission says hunting and trapping has been temporarily halted in seven townships as the search continues for state police ambush suspect Eric Frein.Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 01:14 PM ::
  • Pa. Trooper Shot, Killed During Training Exercise
    State Police say that a Pa. State Trooper who suffered an accidental gunshot wound at a shooting range in Conshohocken has died.Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 10:26 AM ::
  • Fire Damages Several Buildings In Atlantic City
    A wind-blown multi-alarm fire has damaged several buildings in Atlantic City just steps from the resort's boardwalk, and officials say two buildings have partially collapsed, but no injuries have been…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 06:46 AM ::
  • Missing Dog Reunited With Family
    There's a happy update to a story we first brought you on FOX 29 News at 5 P.MWed, 1 Oct 2014, 12:51 AM ::
  • Decision to let cop killer Abu-Jamal give commencement speech 'despicable,' widow says
    A Vermont college's selection of convicted cop killer Mumia Abu-Jamal as commencement speaker is a “despicable” decision that should be reversed, his victim's widow told, 30 Sep 2014, 10:48 PM ::
  • Police: Couple Uses Trash Can To Cover Up Stolen ATM Machine
    Police solved a bizarre crime in Berks County after video caught two people walking off with an ATM.SATue, 30 Sep 2014, 10:35 PM ::
  • First Ebola Case Diagnosed In United States
    Federal health officials just confirmed the first Ebola case diagnosed in the United States.Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 10:32 PM ::
  • Spotty Showers Ahead
    Showers are possible along a cold front overnight into Wednesday.  From there we should spend the rest of the week dry and cooler. The next chance for rain will arrive late Friday into the weekend.  B…Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 08:46 PM ::
  • Police Search For Missing Lawncrest Woman
    Philadelphia police are searching for a missing mother who was last seen leaving her home last Friday around 10 p.m. in the city's Lawncrest section.Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 08:44 PM ::
  • Wal-Mart: Morgan wasn't wearing seatbelt in crash
    Actor-comedian Tracy Morgan and other people in a limousine struck from behind by a Wal-Mart truck on a highway in June are at least partly to blame for their injuries because they weren't wearing sea…Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 05:59 PM ::




  • Game Commission bans hunting in manhunt search area
    Hunting and trapping has been banned in seven northeastern Pennsylvania townships after police found explosive devices allegedly left by the suspect in last month's deadly ambush at a state police ba…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 01:55 PM ::
  • Gnat invasion bugging many residents
    If it seems like the bugs have been bugging you a lot more lately, you’re not imagining things. There are a lot more black flies, or what we commonly call gnats, flying around the area this year. Muh…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 01:53 PM ::
  • Contractor strikes gas line in West Reading
    A contractor disrupted gas service in part of Berks County Wednesday morning when  a gas line was struck. According to UGI, the company received a call around 9 a.m. Wednesday that a third party cont…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 01:43 PM ::
  • NJ residents concerned about $1 billion gas pipeline
    The company that wants to build a $1 billion natural gas pipeline through parts of Pennsylvania and New Jersey could have a fight on its hands, at least where this community is concerned. Hundreds of…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 01:24 PM ::
  • Man in custody for allegedly robbing mentally disabled man
    A Berks County man who police say robbed a mentally disabled man is now in custody. Paul Doyley of the 700 block of Franklin Street, Reading was arraigned Wednesday morning on charges of robbery, rec…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 01:14 PM ::
  • Man charged with pot growing operation heads to trial
    A Lehigh County man accused of running a marijuana grow operation will stand trial on the charges. Dang Hai Le, 39, of Whitehall Township, waived his preliminary hearing Wednesday. The investigation…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 12:33 PM ::
  • Man charged with pot growing operation heads to trial
    A Lehigh County man accused of running a marijuana grow operation will stand trial on the charges. Dang Hai Le, 39, of Whitehall Township, waived his preliminary hearing Wednesday. The investigation…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 12:30 PM ::
  • Fall fashions: How to DRESS to impress
    We dished on dresses on 69 News at Sunrise today! Fall can be a tough time, with the weather and fashion trends changing, so we talked about how to dress to impress for any occasion. WFMZ's Eve Tanne…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 11:32 AM ::
  • Entérese sobre el síndrome de Alicia
    Es una rara condición de salud que tiene un nombre inusual. Se trata del el síndrome de Alicia. Según expertos, los niños que la padecen se parecen a un personaje muy conocido en el mundo de la ficci…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 11:17 AM ::
  • Search for Eric Frein remains a dangerous operation
    Pennsylvania State police are aligning Route 447 in Monroe County again Wednesday. Early Wednesday morning, police cruisers, officers and giant spotlights could be seen as the hunt for accused cop ki…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 11:16 AM ::




  • Trooper killed in Montco shooting exercise is identified
    A state trooper was killed Tuesday in an accidental shooting during a yearly training exercise at the Montgomery County Public Safety Training Campus in Plymouth Township, authorities said.Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 01:30 PM ::
  • They were paid up, but repo man hooked 'em
    Customers who bought their cars at Autosource soon discovered they’d gotten a lemon of a deal.Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 12:40 PM ::
  • Lax Pa. oversight of charters robs taxpayers of $30M, groups say
    A new report from a trio of activist groups says Pennsylvania charter schools have defrauded taxpayers of more than $30 million because oversight is so lax.Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 12:18 PM ::
  • Delaware Valley Charter deals with tragedy
    The days immediately after 15-year-old Aisha Abdur Rhaman was fatally shot last week following a fight near Delaware Valley Charter High School, principal Ernest Holiday Jr. said, were layered with gr…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 12:17 PM ::
  • Winery's relationship with West Cape May has soured
    WEST CAPE MAY - On a bucolic 50 acres at Willow Creek Winery, where the cross breezes of the bay and the ocean mingle, over a vineyard of soil of salt and sand, an enviable microclimate and a unique t…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 12:17 PM ::
  • Open house scheduled at Delco medical facility
    DELAWARE COUNTY Open house scheduled at medical facility SHARON HILL NHS Human Services will be holding an open house, tour, and health fair at its renovated Sharon Hill facility.Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 12:16 PM ::
  • Battle of Germantown is Philly's 'loudest block party'
    Revolutionary War reenactor wonders why enemy British troops get all the foxy ladiesWed, 1 Oct 2014, 12:09 PM ::
  • Corbett & Wolf vs. the Legislature
    As the race for governor centers on education spending, tax policy and more, questions should be asked.Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 11:45 AM ::
  • Kane to share explicit e-mails with Corbett
    HARRISBURG - Responding to a request from Gov. Corbett, the state Attorney General's Office said Tuesday that it planned to give his administration copies this week of sexually explicit e-mails it say…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 11:39 AM ::
  • Ironworkers' Sweeney bullied builders, pleads guilty
    As a leader in the union, he felt pressure to convince contractors to hire Ironworkers, even threatening and condoning violence.Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 11:31 AM ::


Delco Times

    Peaches is a sweet 10-12-month-old whippet mix with lots of energy for that energetic home. She just loves to play fetch, swim and tug and unwind with her humans. She is house-trained and crate-traine…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 12:32 PM ::
  • FRANCISVALE HOME FOR SMALLER ANIMALS: Howie needs a forever home
    You just have to love a shih tzu. There's no reason not to, and Howie makes the case perfectly. With soft, beautiful eyes, Howie is lively, alert, loving and knows how to make a person feel really spe…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 12:32 PM ::
  • Pet of the Week: Truffles
    TortoiseshellMedium Young Adult Female Cat Pet ID: 22849199Torti lovers, this girl is for you! Truffles is an approximately 3-year-old Tortoiseshell cat who was surrendered to the Delco SPCA when her…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 12:30 PM ::
  • Pet of the Week: Doodle
    Collie blendLarge Young Adult Male Dog Pet ID: 23891580Got room in your life for some doggy love? You've got to meet Doodle, a young adult Collie mix who was rescued from an overcrowded shelter in the…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 12:30 PM ::
  • 'Live from the Newsroom' talks politics
    It's shaping up to be a pretty interesting election season and we'll be talking about it tonight on 'Live from the Newsroom.'We'll be joined by Delaware County Republican Party Chairman Andy Reilly an…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 09:28 AM ::
  • Corbett signs David's Law to combat drug overdoses
    Gov. Tom Corbett Tuesday signed David's Law, legislation providing some individuals who seek help when a companion overdoses with Good Samaritan immunity from prosecution, as well as access to life-sa…Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 11:20 PM ::
  • Court upholds decision on Concord First ballot question
    CONCORD - Concord First has come in second, again.The group, which filed a petition this summer to place the question should Concord become a township of the first class on the Nov. 4 ballot, lost its…Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 11:19 PM ::
  • Sen. Scott Wagner and challenger Linda Small both call for Senate Majority Leader Dominic Pileggi to be replaced
    Both candidates for the 28th Senatorial District seat agree on at least one thing - Senate Majority Leader Dominic Pileggi, R-Chester County, needs to go.During my short time in the Senate, it has bec…Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 11:18 PM ::
  • Rose Tree Media performance scores increase
    MIDDLETOWN - The results of the Student Performance Profile were recently released and barring changes by the scoring entity, the average district score has increased, Superintendent Jim Wigo recently…Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 11:17 PM ::
  • Chris Freind: Email scandal should cost Corbett re-election
    Well, well, well. What goes around, comes around. And in the case of the scandal now rocking Harrisburg, where thousands of sexually graphic emails were received and forwarded by employees of then-att…Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 11:16 PM ::


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  • Burlco, Bucks home improvement contractors among 26 cited by NJ
    TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Two contractors from Burlington County, and one from Bucks are among the more than two dozen contractors cited by New Jersey consumer affairs officials as part of an ongoing crackWed, 1 Oct 2014, 01:00 PM ::
  • Police say ambush suspect Frein is making errors
    BLOOMING GROVE, Pa. (AP) — The discovery of two powerful pipe bombs during a manhunt in the Pennsylvania woods indicates the fugitive wanted in an ambush on state troopers is stressed out and making m…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 11:36 AM ::
  • Lower Bucks Public Safety Log - Oct 1
    Today's police reports from Lower Bucks County communities.Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 05:00 AM ::
  • Calendar of meetings today - Oct. 1
    Bucks County Commissioners: 10 a.m., Benner Memorial Hall, 1260 E. Cherry Road, Richlandtown., 1 Oct 2014, 12:00 AM ::
  • Strouse slams Fitzpatrick over Bucks County NAACP debate
    Democratic challenger Kevin Strouse on Tuesday slammed Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick, R-8, for “refusing” an invitation to a candidates forum organized by members of the Bucks County NAACP.Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 12:00 AM ::
  • Officials: Trooper killed in accidental shooting in Montgomery County
    CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. (AP) — Gov. Tom Corbett on Wednesday ordered Pennsylvania flags to fly at half-staff at the state Capitol and in Montgomery County in honor of a state trooper who was accidentally sh…Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 08:30 PM ::
  • Sidewalks will cost $113K for Perkasie bridge that's to be torn down
    Bucks County could spend $112,900 on temporary sidewalks for a bridge, which is to be torn down in two years.Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 05:45 PM ::
  • Some charges dropped in Tullytown stun-gun incident
    A 40-year-old Bristol Township man Tuesday pleaded guilty to grabbing a Tullytown police officer’s stun gun during a struggle and foot chase in exchange for having three other felony charges against h…Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 04:30 PM ::
  • Lower Southampton man accused of injuring infant son
    A 27-year-old Lower Southampton father is accused of assaulting his 2-month-old son after doctors at a hospital where the boy was treated allegedly deemed the injuries consistent with shaken baby syndTue, 30 Sep 2014, 03:45 PM ::
  • Perkasie insurance agent charged in scheme
    An insurance agent from Perkasie is among four accused by the Securities and Exchange Commission of defrauding elderly investors.Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 03:30 PM ::

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  • Reading Terminal Market is a Top 10 public space
    The Reading Terminal Market, which is visited by 61/2 million shoppers and tourists a year, will be recognized Wednesday as one of the 10 Great Public Spaces in America.Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 01:56 PM ::
  • Microsoft leapfrogs to Windows 10 to stress advances
    SAN FRANCISCO - The next version of Microsoft's flagship operating system will be called Windows 10, as the company skips over the number 9 to emphasize advances it is making toward a world centered o…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 09:37 AM ::
  • Brookfield raises auction bid for Revel to $98M
    With a top bid of $98 million from the Toronto real estate investment firm Brookfield Asset Management, lawyers for Atlantic City's closed Revel Casino Hotel were considering late Tuesday whether to a…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 09:08 AM ::
  • At CIA's 'Stealthy Starbucks,' even baristas stay covert
    WASHINGTON - The new supervisor thought his idea was innocent enough. He wanted the baristas to write the names of customers on their cups to speed up lines and ease confusion, just like other Starbuc…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 08:51 AM ::
  • New data on financial ties in medicine
    WASHINGTON - From research grants to travel junkets, drug and medical device companies paid doctors and leading hospitals billions of dollars last year, the federal government disclosed Tuesday in a n…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 08:33 AM ::
  • Viagra ads becoming more explicit
    More cringing - and possibly more explanation - is in store for parents watching TV with children when the latest Viagra commercials appear on screens.Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 08:22 AM ::
  • Business news in brief
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  • Law Review: City firm keeps making case against Saudis and 9/11
    Was it all merely a coincidence? One of the most salient and disturbing facts to emerge within hours of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks was that 15 of the 19 terrorists were from Saudi Arabia.Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 01:38 AM ::
  • Month ends with slight loss
    NEW YORK - A suddenly stormy month on the stock market came to a quiet end Tuesday. Major indexes drifted to a slight loss, leaving the Standard & Poor's 500 down 1.6 percent for September, its third…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 01:35 AM ::
  • J&J gains viral therapies in $1.75B Alios acquisition
    Johnson & Johnson, the biggest maker of consumer health products, said Tuesday that it would acquire Alios BioPharma Inc., a developer of viral disease therapies.Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 01:35 AM ::


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Drug and Device Law

  • Final Answer: Arkansas "Illegal Exaction" Theory Does Not Reach Drug Reimbursement
     Last November we took note of a case where a federal court sought clarification from the Arkansas Supreme Court about the scope of claims for “illegal exaction.”  Now we have the answer, and lo, it i…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 07:30 AM ::
  • Removal May Prove Difficult for Compounding Pharmacies
                Like pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers, it is not surprising that compounding pharmacies facing personal injury/products liability litigation prefer the typically more defen…Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 03:20 PM ::
  • Negligence Per Se and Fraud Claims Dismissed in Risperdal Litigation
    The Middle District of Florida in Gallant v. Ortho-McNeil-Jannsen Pharmaceuticals, Inc., 2014 U.S. Dist. LEXIS 131769 (M.D. Fla. Sept. 29, 2014), recently addressed a plaintiff’s negligence per se an…Mon, 29 Sep 2014, 02:59 PM ::
  • Prosecuting Alleged Adulteration Through Off-Label Use Of A Device
                Our first post of the fall (and new year, according the Hebrew calendar), concerns something we do not usually post about – the adequacy of allegations in a criminal indictment.  Much like…Fri, 26 Sep 2014, 01:00 PM ::
  • Squeezing the Toothpaste Ever More Firmly
    Those of you who dialed into yesterday’s teleseminar given by the Reed Smith side of the blog saw an image of a leaking tube of toothpaste on one slide and a poster for the Orson Wells motion picture…Thu, 25 Sep 2014, 05:29 PM ::
  • Fraudulent Joinder: Complaints Full of Folly and Ignorance
    Some plaintiff lawyers seem horrified at the prospect of showing up in federal court.  How else to explain the machinations to prevent diversity jurisdiction?  What is it about federal courts that the…Wed, 24 Sep 2014, 07:30 AM ::
  • For Today Only, We are Anti-Dentites
                Before Bryan Cranston was Walter White, terminally ill chemistry teacher turned murderous meth manufacturer; before he was Hal, the clumsy and loving husband on Malcolm in the Middle – he…Tue, 23 Sep 2014, 01:55 PM ::
  • Another Case Shows the Importance of Prescriber Depositions to Successful Summary Judgment Motions
    The overarching background of this case obviously involves highly complex medical issues as well as a real human tragedy.  Nevertheless, the outcome is ultimately determined by a relatively straightf…Mon, 22 Sep 2014, 05:20 PM ::
  • Sunsetting Cy Pres
    We missed a day this week, so here's an extra post to make up for it.This opinion, Redman v. RadioShack Corp., Nos. 14‐1470, et al., slip op. (7th Cir. Sept. 19, 2014), doesn’t even mention cy pres, b…Sat, 20 Sep 2014, 06:40 PM ::
  • Eleventh Circuit Says Forget It to Fixodent Daubert Appeal
    We admit that we never gave much thought to denture adhesive, and until recently our knowledge of denture adhesive products was gained mainly from watching commercials that tend to run during daytime…Fri, 19 Sep 2014, 11:13 AM ::


Philly Record

  • City Year Inaugurates Women’s Leadership Luncheon
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  • Pols On The Street: Early Mayoral Bids Miss The Point
    BY JOE SHAHEELI/ Democratic Party regulars are labeling the first announced candidates for Mayor, so anxious to replace Michael Nutter, as “loose cannonballs,” showing “no respect for the party.” The…Thu, 25 Sep 2014, 12:09 PM ::
  • Solving Philly’s Dropout Riddle Is Riddle In Itself
    Mayor Michael A. Nutter is hoping to find an answer to the question: “What can the City of Philadelphia do to prevent the greatest number of students from dropping out of high school?” It’s a question…Thu, 25 Sep 2014, 11:45 AM ::
  • OUR OPINION: Beyond Gubernatorial Debates
    Democrat Tom Wolf looked soft, Gov. Corbett looked tough and sure. But it was only actively engaged partisans who made the effort to locate PCN on their televisions to watch them in their first debate…Thu, 25 Sep 2014, 11:26 AM ::
  • Updated Set. 25th
    Sep. 25- Mayor’s Office of Community Empowerment & Opportunity and United Way of Greater Phila. & Southern N.J. host Shared Prosperity Roundtable at United Way Bldg., 1709 Ben Franklin Pkwy., focusing…Thu, 25 Sep 2014, 10:07 AM ::
  • CITY HALL SAM: Dems Carry Big Stick In Montco; Honoring Harris Wofford
    The collar counties of Philadelphia continue to increase Democratic voter clout. Only a decade ago, Montgomery Co. was still essentially Republican. But over the last several election cycles it has be…Fri, 19 Sep 2014, 12:48 PM ::
  • OUT & ABOUT: Will This Black Discussion Lead To Community Action?
    BY DENISE CLAY/ The lobby of Universal Audenreid HS was crammed with activists and community leaders on Saturday for a meeting of the Philadelphia Community of Leaders. The Leaders, a group made up of…Fri, 19 Sep 2014, 12:40 PM ::
  • ELEPHANT CORNER: Garry Cobb Plays Offense In New Jersey
    Monday night Retired Air Force Colonel and Republican activist KEVIN KELLY hosted a fundraiser at the Field House at the Reading Terminal for congressional candidate GARRY COBB. A Monday Night Eagles…Fri, 19 Sep 2014, 12:34 PM ::
  • Mayor Praises PGW Sale
    Mayor Michael A. Nutter has praised the decision by UIL Holdings Corp. to continue its effort to acquire the Philadelphia Gas Works in a $1.86-billion transaction that awaits action by the Philadelphi…Thu, 18 Sep 2014, 11:13 AM ::
  • POLS ON THE STREET: Are Low Registrations A Sign Of Low Vote?
    BY JOE SHAHEELI/ Walk-in registrations to the Registration Commission offices at Delaware & Spring Garden, plus registrations from PennDOT, are at the normal low for an election reportedly drawing lit…Thu, 18 Sep 2014, 10:53 AM ::








  • Surgery for Ruiz, Revere among Phils' injury updates
    The Phillies announced injury updates on Carlos Ruiz, Ben Revere, Cliff Lee and A.J. Burnett on Wednesday.Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 12:26 PM ::
  • Phillies seeking to retain coaching staff
    The Phillies announced Tuesday afternoon that every big league coach has been asked to return for the 2015 season. It remains to be seen if everyone accepts.Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 04:42 PM ::
  • Phils need increased production from every spot in '15
    The Phillies might be a few solid moves away from turning around their fortunes, but those moves are going to be incredibly difficult to make. Sure, if the Phillies can find a couple of legitimate mid…Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 01:01 PM ::
  • Rotation, offense dashed Phils' hopes in '14
    The Phillies believed if everything broke perfectly and everybody played well and stayed healthy, they could contend in 2014. Although Cole Hamels' performance and the bullpen were bright spots, the r…Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 12:28 PM ::
  • Voting underway to decide Hank Aaron Awards
    Voting is underway through Sunday exclusively at to help decide the 16th annual winners of the Hank Aaron Award, given by The Hammer himself during the upcoming 110th World Series to the outst…Mon, 29 Sep 2014, 02:31 PM ::
  • Phillies know changes coming after last-place finish
    The Phillies lost to the Braves in their 162nd game, 2-1, to finish 73-89, their same record as last season. It is the organization's third consecutive season without a winning record, and their first…Sun, 28 Sep 2014, 05:53 PM ::
  • Diekman closes out season with 100th strikeout
    Phillies left-hander Jake Diekman planned a long drive back to his native Nebraska on Sunday. But he hit the century mark in strikeouts before he left town.Sun, 28 Sep 2014, 04:59 PM ::
  • Howard hasn't considered future outside of Philly
    Ryan Howard said Sunday morning he has not considered his future in Philadelphia, which means he had not given much thought to the possibility Sunday could be his final game with the Phillies.Sun, 28 Sep 2014, 01:55 PM ::
  • Phillies come up short in Burnett's final outing
    Ryan Howard homered and drove in two on a 3-for-4 night, but it wasn't enough as A.J. Burnett allowed four runs in his final start of the season as the Phillies lost, 4-2, to the Braves at Citizens Ba…Sun, 28 Sep 2014, 12:20 AM ::
  • Review confirms call as Utley ruled out at plate
    Chase Utley was thrown out at home by Justin Upton, and a crew chief review to see whether Braves catcher Christian Bethancourt blocked the plate confirmed the call.Sat, 27 Sep 2014, 08:35 PM ::


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  • First Person Arts Podcast: Challenging Checkmate
    With 5 pockets on his shirt and duct tape on his shoes, Marjorie’s father, an eccentric chess enthusiast, arranges a sit in when Chicago’s Harper Court Association threatens to remove its beloved cour…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 12:51 PM ::
  • The real star of "Tracks?" Australia's majestic outback
    In 1977, Robyn Davidson (Mia Wasikowska) took a nine-month journey across the Australian outback with four camels, one dog and a dream of being alone. But no one’s an island, and sponsor National Geog…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 12:42 PM ::
  • Savage Love
    A straight male friend practices sounding and has for years. He has some medical questions about sounding. I am a pediatric nurse, so he brought his concerns to me, but the questions are totally outsi…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 12:35 PM ::
  • Fincher's "Gone Girl" a pitch-black satire of modern marriage
    Amy (Rosamund Pike) and Nick Dunne (Ben Affleck) have the perfect marriage until she goes missing, and things look pretty suspicious for Nick. Then, things look pretty suspicious for everyone. David F…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 12:34 PM ::
  • Matt & Marie’s doesn’t over-fuss their lunchy goodness
    There’s something to be said for not over-filling a sandwich. This, of course, flies in the face of so much received wisdom—more is better!—but I have recently come to believe in the beauty inherent t…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 12:30 PM ::
  • New Italian wines: Yes, please
    I just returned from a week of pork dumplings, sauerkraut and some of the best apple strudel I’ve ever had the good fortune of devouring, much of it paired with the sort of crisp white wines that imme…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 12:27 PM ::
  • The top 10 shows around Philly this week
    1. Jill Sobule Oct. 2, Tin Angel. The witty songwriter’s next record teams her with novelists like Jonathan Lethem. 2. Communion Philadelphia Oct. 2, Underground Arts. This month’s Ben Lo…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 12:08 PM ::
  • Continued debate over ejaculating in prison
    Shemtov Michtavi is no stranger to the law. After being sentenced to federal prison in Pennsylvania in 2004 for his involvement in a worldwide Ecstasy ring, the so-called “lieutenant” of Israeli drug…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 12:04 PM ::
  • Lykke Li brings her potent explorations of love, loss to UT
    I remember trying to dance like Lykke Li does in her “Little Bit” video in the kitchen of my Brooklyn railroad apartment and feeling like I’d found a new pop heroine. This was 2007, before her debut L…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 12:00 PM ::
  • Florcy Morisset masters the art of moving on
    Florcy Morisset is glowing. Whether speaking warmly with a visiting painter, arranging for transport of his framed masterworks from Vivant Art Collection, her cozy Old City outpost, or sharing insight…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 10:30 AM ::


PW Arts & Culture

  • Florcy Morisset masters the art of moving on
    Florcy Morisset is glowing. Whether speaking warmly with a visiting painter, arranging for transport of his framed masterworks from Vivant Art Collection, her cozy Old City outpost, or sharing insight…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 10:30 AM ::
  • Calendar: October 1-8
    Wednesday, October 1 AUTHOR Steven Pinker Cognitive scientist and linguist Steven Pinker is among our foremost experts on the different ways people communicate with one another. His latest book, A Sen…Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 05:53 PM ::
  • PW's Weekend Picks: Zombie Prom, College Fest and more!
    Friday, September 26 STAGE Opera Philadelphia: The Barber of Seville There aren’t many other operas as big as this one—Mozart’s The Magic Flute maybe, Puccini’s Madama Butterfly perhaps. Pierre Beauma…Fri, 26 Sep 2014, 02:12 PM ::
  • Pennsylvania Ballet stays on its toes
    Just off the 300 block of North Broad, on Wood Street, is PA Ballet’s pretty new rehearsal space: an old armored car garage that now holds five studios and their brand new artistic director’s office.…Wed, 24 Sep 2014, 11:05 AM ::
  • Calendar: Sept. 24-Oct. 1
    Wednesday, September 24 POETRY E-Verse Autumn Equinox Ernest Hilbert, author of Sixty Sonnets and All of You on the Good Earth, hosts an evening of poetry for the fall installment of his E-Verse radio…Tue, 23 Sep 2014, 04:33 PM ::
  • PW's Weekend Picks: Feria Del Barrio, Peace Day Philly and more!
    Friday, September 19 MUSIC Pokémon: Symphonic Evolutions If there’s one thing Nintendo really knows how to nail in its video games, it’s memorable music. Throughout 2012 and 2013, their The Legend of…Fri, 19 Sep 2014, 02:56 PM ::
  • MAAG marks five years of uniting Northwest Philly artists
    It’s five years now since Linda Slodki and Arleen Olshan set out with the vision of building a community hub for artists of all sorts in Northwest Philadelphia—and, specifically, along the Germantown…Wed, 17 Sep 2014, 01:32 PM ::
  • Nightlife: Cooking Up Couture
    One could barely tell the fashion models from the rest of the stylish crowd at Cooking Up Couture, a late-summer food and fashion showcase in Northern Liberties that gathered personalities from TV sho…Wed, 17 Sep 2014, 11:57 AM ::
  • A futuristic fashion week with the Philadelphia Collection
    If there’s a characteristic that’s emblematic of fashion around here—more so than shiny fabric in Center City, more so than exuberant facial hair in Fishtown, more so than sweatpants in South Philly—i…Wed, 17 Sep 2014, 11:46 AM ::
  • Calendar: September 17-24
    Wed., September 17 FOOD & DRINK Yards Beef and Beer Cruise Enjoy a beef and beer buffet and open bar featuring Yards’ brews while cruising the Delaware on the Spirit of Philadelphia. WMMR’s Jacky BamB…Tue, 16 Sep 2014, 06:02 PM ::


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Temple University

  • Increased funding requested
    The university asked for about a $7 million rise in state funds. The post Increased funding requested appeared first on The Temple News.Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 07:10 AM ::
  • Campus Rec adds programs
    Half of the added club teams were cut Division I sports. The post Campus Rec adds programs appeared first on The Temple News.Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 06:10 AM ::
  • Sink or swim
    A turtle vendor on Main Campus who has had the legality of his street sales called into question said he has nowhere else to go. The post Sink or swim appeared first on The Temple News.Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 05:10 AM ::
  • Google Maps removes ‘Temple Town’ nickname
    University officials said they did not support the name. The post Google Maps removes ‘Temple Town’ nickname appeared first on The Temple News.Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 04:10 AM ::
  • Community reacts to Uptown project
    The former music hall sits vacant prior to its renovation. The post Community reacts to Uptown project appeared first on The Temple News.Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 03:10 AM ::
  • TUH extends coverage for remote stroke treatment
    Teleconferencing for suspected strokes can provide earlier diagnoses. The post TUH extends coverage for remote stroke treatment appeared first on The Temple News.Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 02:10 AM ::
  • New app aims to organize intramural events
    REC*IT operates on about 870 other schools’ campuses. The post New app aims to organize intramural events appeared first on The Temple News.Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 01:10 AM ::
  • Temple Student Government launches Snapchat account
    Student leaders said the program will be used for promoting campus events. The post Temple Student Government launches Snapchat account appeared first on The Temple News.Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 12:10 AM ::
  • Alcohol rates resemble past years
    Administrators said the first few weeks of the fall semester are the most active of the year. The post Alcohol rates resemble past years appeared first on The Temple News.Tue, 23 Sep 2014, 07:10 AM ::
  • After Monteiro’s exit, department head seeks change
    The CLA dean said African American studies will soon move in ‘a new direction.’ The post After Monteiro’s exit, department head seeks change appeared first on The Temple News.Tue, 23 Sep 2014, 06:10 AM ::



Geekadelphia - Tech

Technically Philly

City Life


Philadelphia Speaks

  • No-Vacancy on Front Street
    Front Steet Hotel Does any know who I would contact regarding homeless urinating and sleeping in the part between Front and Fitz to Front and...Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 01:20 PM ::
  • Sound of Market closing very sad
    I use to go there just to hang out. Gentrification...Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 11:39 AM ::
  • Adventures of a Globetrotter,
    Have your ever, ever dreamed of leaving your everyday world and travel the globe? Ms. Anna Grechishkina is in the middle of a two year, solo,...Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 09:49 AM ::
  • Reading Terminal on list of 10 Best Public Spaces 2014, 1 Oct 2014, 07:16 AM ::
  • FD asking people to move their cars due to fire on 21st st?
    Anyone know more about this fire People are out moving cars, tow trucks are out. But i don't hear any sirens.... a guy on a megaphone looking for a...Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 06:29 AM ::
  • How to Destroy a Public-School System
    How to Destroy a Public-School System | The Nation (,0) ...Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 09:52 PM ::
  • Blacked Out Cars?
    I searched for a thread on this, but blacked out leads mostly to talk of drunken kids or blocked games/channels. Every day, I see more and more...Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 02:21 PM ::
  • Parking Garage on Washington in the lower 20s?
    With all the development in SWCC and Point Breeze in the 20s i'm really surprised there isn't a garage on washington somewhere near 20th to aid in...Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 01:35 PM ::
  • Woman killed child injured by Septa bus. Fund to help family. She leaves behind leaves behind a son who is a 3rd grader...Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 12:36 PM ::
  • Online Gameshow Contestant Search
    Hey, all- We have this fun little game show we are casting… It’s really kind of cute, with the potential to win some money. And you don’t have...Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 11:45 AM ::


Reddit Philly


Hidden City Phila

  • Wary Neighbors Keep A Watchful Eye On Threatened Kenworthy House
    Developer received stop-work order from L&I, a slow year in Center City office space deals, 13th & South development news, and Rodin Square construction begins todayWed, 1 Oct 2014, 09:03 AM ::
  • My Favorite Place: Carman Garden Skating Rink
    Take a peek inside Carmen Gardens, where we'll be celebrating the Hidden City Daily's third anniversary this Friday, October 3rdTue, 30 Sep 2014, 08:52 AM ::
  • Demolition of Fishtown’s St. Laurentius More And More Likely
    Chaput decertifies Polish church, how to connect The Circuit, residences coming to 36th & Market Science Center project, and City Council reportedly mulling over selling PGWTue, 30 Sep 2014, 08:16 AM ::
  • The Legend Of Midtown Village
    Chemistry labs, karate, puppet theater, and a prostitution ring? The Shadow strikes again! This week we hear about the Guilded Age real estate mogul Felix Isman and his bay-windowed beauty at 13th and…Mon, 29 Sep 2014, 09:02 AM ::
  • A Councilman And An Army Of Volunteers Clean Up The Delaware Riverbank
    Over three tons removed from Delaware River, scaffolding goes up around Lit Bros., a petition for better development at Clark Park, and four new homes in RoxboroughMon, 29 Sep 2014, 08:25 AM ::
  • National Liberty Museum Hopes To Inspire An Appreciation For Freedom
    The National Liberty Museum updates its exhibitions, AAA claims vested rights for Pennsport project, Google to drop “Temple Town” designation, and some surprise storm water management work next to Dic…Fri, 26 Sep 2014, 11:38 AM ::
  • Brewing With Solidarity At Win Win Coffee Bar
    A cooperative-run coffee and cocktail bar on Spring Garden Street goes deep for the Win Win. Joseph Brin has this story of building a business with consensusFri, 26 Sep 2014, 09:12 AM ::
  • Gravy Studio Hosts Kensington Photo Walk This Sunday
    Gravy Studio & Gallery is hosting a photo walking tour of Kensington this Sunday. Using an old Philadelphia atlas from 1904 as their guide, they'll stop and share thoughts on the changing neighborhood…Thu, 25 Sep 2014, 09:01 AM ::
  • Resident Appeals ZBA Approval For Mosque Expansion On The Boulevard
    Northeast residents claim mosque addition would be too much, Cedar Park business district gets its first strategic plan in two decades, drink and sketch for LOVE Park, and the changing face of 3rd & M…Thu, 25 Sep 2014, 08:24 AM ::
  • Let’s Skate! Take A Spin Around Philly’s Bygone Roller Rinks
    We'll celebrate the Hidden City Daily's 3rd anniversary October 3 in one of city's best remaining roller rinks. Once, there were roller rinks in just about every neighborhood, says Rachel Hildebrandt,…Wed, 24 Sep 2014, 10:04 AM ::

Philly Chit Chat


  • One Man’s Trash: Week 34 Report
    WEEK 34: Allens Lane & Lincoln Drive to Carpenter’s Woods My selfish goal/personal motivation for doing this project spread out over the course of a year was to get to know every corner of the park. I…Fri, 5 Sep 2014, 09:18 PM ::
  • One Man’s Trash: Week 33 Report
    WEEK 33: Crefeld Street to Cedars House Maps/add’l photos to come. * * * WEEK 33 HAUL GLASS 1 40oz bottle Budweiser 1 jar Classico pasta sauce METAL 1 12oz can Coors Light 1 12oz can Busch Light STYRO…Wed, 3 Sep 2014, 09:20 PM ::
  • One Man’s Trash: Week 32 Report
    WEEK 32: Bells Mill Road to Valley Green Maps/add’l photos to come. * * * WEEK 32 HAUL GLASS 4 wine bottles no labels STYROFOAM 1 16oz cup 1 10oz cup 3 pcs random styrofoam PAPER 1 Tastykake pie box l…Mon, 1 Sep 2014, 09:30 PM ::
  • One Man’s Trash: Week 31 Report
    WEEK 31: Devil’s Pool work party For a group of four people (me, Sarah, Seth, and Eric, who is vacating his post as FOW’s volunteer coorindator — best of luck, buddy), we sure made quick work of the c…Wed, 6 Aug 2014, 09:43 PM ::
  • One Man’s Trash: Week 30 Report
    WEEK 30: Mt Airy Avenue to Westview Street Maps/add’l photos to come. * * * WEEK 30 HAUL METAL 3 12oz cans Coors Light (crushed) 1 12oz can Diet Coke (share with BFF) 1 12oz can Budweiser 1 12oz can A…Mon, 4 Aug 2014, 11:01 PM ::

Philly Mag

  • Most Dreamt About Topics in Pennsylvania
    Estately recently teamed up with dream interpretation website DreamsCloud to map the most dreamt about things by state. The findings in Pennsylvania? Apparently sales, walls, choking, the ocean, and l…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 01:58 PM ::
  • What It Was Like to Be the First Runner on the Schuylkill Banks Boardwalk
    Last Friday, I got the chance to walk on water. And it was awesome. All right, technically I was running—and it was over water—but you get the idea. I had the pleasure to be the first (maybe? I think?…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 01:37 PM ::
  • Picture of the Week: Traffic Stopper 
    From photographer Melissa Kelly: Melissa and Justin got married at the Sofitel Philadelphia, and as any good Philadelphian knows, no Center City wedding is complete without a getting a photo on Broad…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 01:28 PM ::
  • COMING SOON: Bearded Ladies and Philadelphia Gay Men’s Chorus Team Up for Edith Piaf Cabaret
    If at 6 p.m. on Friday, October 10th, you suddenly find yourself surrounded by a singing ensemble of Edith Piafs as you head for the train home, don’t be alarmed. You’re simply being led to a very spe…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 01:08 PM ::
  • Philadelphia 7-Eleven Robbed with AK-47 Style Rifle
    Philadelphia Police are looking for three men who they say robbed a 7-Eleven in Overbrook. One of the suspects had a rifle that looked similar to an AK-47. The three suspects, who also included two me…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 12:44 PM ::
  • Philly Mag Fashion Project: Today Is Your Last Day To Vote For Your Favorite Designer!
    Remember our eight fashion designers who created those insane exclusive pieces for our September issue? (No? See them all here, and be inspired.) Well, today is officially your last day to vote for yo…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 12:41 PM ::
  • WATCH: Cecily Tynan, Adam Joseph Duke It Out at the Boxing Gym
    If you follow either Cecily Tynan or Adam Joseph, both fitness-obsessed 6 ABC meteorologists, on Facebook, you get some pretty sweet insight into their workout regimes. Tynan is super into water sport…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 12:29 PM ::
  • Chip On State of the Receivers
    A frustrated Josh Huff told reporters yesterday that he has been ready to play for the last week-and-a-half. Not so, says Chip Kelly.  “He wasn’t ready to go physically or mentally last week. He knew…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 12:27 PM ::
  • Facebook Crunched Users’ Check-Ins to Determine the 10 Most Popular Honeymoon Destinations of 2014 
    Well, we have seen lists declaring various destinations to be the most popular for honeymoons based on a variety of factors: according to where the best hotels are; what places have the best beaches;…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 12:15 PM ::
  • One of Us: Yannick Nézet-Séguin
    My name is … Yannick Nézet-Séguin, since I was 16. I was born Yannick Séguin, but I decided to legally add my mother’s last name, Nézet, because we were the only family in North America with that name…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 11:53 AM ::


  • SURRENDER TO THE VOID: A Metaphysical Q&A With Sam Harris, International Man Of Reason
      BY STEVE VOLK Sam Harris doesn’t much care for the term “atheism.” To him, the idea that he doesn’t believe in the old myths shouldn’t require any sort of marker. Once counted among the Four Horsema…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 02:16 AM ::
  • STREET POET: Meet SEPTA’s Walt Whitman
    Or maybe he the William Carlos Williams of SEPTA. Or the Carl Sandburg of SEPTA. Either way, his name is Mark Fuller and he gives mass transit rhyme and reason. From Scrapple TV, our partners in new m…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 12:58 AM ::
  • INCOMING: Eternal Sunshine Of The Spotless Mind
      Standby for a meaty excerpt from the oral history of Weezer I assembled for this month’s cover story. In the mean time, I’ll just leave this snippet from the cutting room floor for your consideratio…Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 01:12 PM ::
  • Jack White’s Third Man Records Announces The Final Chapter Of The Paramount Records Story
      On Nov 18th, Jack White’s Third Man Records, in partnership with John Fahey’s Revenant Records, will unlock the second and final chapter chronicling the curious tale of America’s most important reco…Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 06:10 AM ::
  • NPR 4 THE DEAF: We Hear It Even When U Can’t
      FRESH AIR Lena Dunham‘s character on the HBO series Girls would be envious of Dunham. On the show, about a group of friends in their 20s, Hannah is a writer who got and lost two book deals. One of h…Mon, 29 Sep 2014, 03:34 PM ::
  • KURT VILE: Gold Tone (Live)
    VOLCOM: Take a journey through the unparalleled mental space imagined by some of Volcom’s most creative visionaries. In Chapter 2 of Volcom’s True To This, we explore the magical state of mind that lu…Mon, 29 Sep 2014, 02:14 PM ::
  • The Edward Snowden Of Wall Street Has Arrived, Bringing With Her Goldman Sachs’ Ray Rice Tape
    THE SECRET RECORDINGS OF CARMEN SEGARRA THIS AMERICAN LIFE: An unprecedented look inside one of the most powerful, secretive institutions in the country. The NY Federal Reserve is supposed to monitor…Mon, 29 Sep 2014, 11:26 AM ::
  • BEING THERE: Broken Bells @ The Electric Factory
    Photo by MARY LYNN DOMINGUEZ Broken Bells took the stage last night at the Electric Factory on a set up that that looked less like the gear of an acclaimed indie all-star analog pop band and more like…Sun, 28 Sep 2014, 09:35 PM ::
  • NOBLE SAVAGE: Q&A w/ Man Man’s Honus Honus
    EDITOR’S NOTE: This interview originally published on October 30, 2013 BY JONATHAN VALANIA It’s not easy being the Frank Zappa/Captain Beefheart/Bonzo Dog Band/Butthole Surfers of your generation. Jus…Sat, 27 Sep 2014, 11:43 AM ::
  • Win Tix To See Broken Bells @ The Electric Factory
      When it comes to music, Danger Mouse (AKA Brian Burton) has been the Zelig at the dawn of the 21st Century, an everywhere man with an uncanny knack for being at the ground zero of the decade’s impor…Fri, 26 Sep 2014, 04:25 PM ::




Real Estate

Naked Philly

  • Sweet New Mural at Capitolo Playground
    Dresses up the playground near Pat's and Geno'sLou Mancinelli CommentsCapitolo Playground in Passyunk Square, is one of our favorite neighborhood parks in town, even though it was built atop a former…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 11:27 AM ::
  • Who Knows What's Happening on Shurs Lane?
    Site of former Kowalski PostMr. Fox CommentsWe like to think we're pretty good at sleuthing out details for most projects around town, but every now and then we find ourselves flummoxed. The other day…Wed, 1 Oct 2014, 07:35 AM ::
  • Wanna Buy a Big Lot on Washington Avenue?
    Do it and build some mixed use!Mr. Fox CommentsDo you lie sleeplessly in bed at night, just wishing you owned a chunk of Washington Avenue? Do you fantasize about being catalyst that unplugs the dam a…Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 04:04 PM ::
  • Apartments Under Construction on Thompson Street
    After community oppositionMr. Fox CommentsIn early 2013, we told you about plans for twelve apartments and six parking spots at 14-22 W. Thompson St., which was at that moment a vacant lot. At a Fisht…Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 02:03 PM ::
  • Change Coming Soon for Former Independence Press Building?
    Fences could be the first signMr. Fox CommentsAs the Spring Arts section of the West Poplar neighborhood (let's just agree that this will be the shorthand name for this area from now on) has blossomed…Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 08:38 AM ::
  • A Belated Followup About the Center for Culinary Enterprises
    And an example of adaptive reuse!Mr. Fox CommentsA couple of years ago, we told you about plans from The Enterprise Center to convert an old warehouse (and former supermarket) at 310 South 48th St. in…Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 07:39 AM ::
  • Five New Homes Mean a Second Big Change on Sharp Street
    Join other new homes on the blockMr. Fox CommentsYesterday, we were on our way back to town from King of Prussia and cut through Manayunk due to traffic on I76. With Main Street closed thanks to the S…Mon, 29 Sep 2014, 04:03 PM ::
  • People Listen to Us: Plans for Redevelopment for Girard Lot
    We mentioned development opportunity earlier this yearLou Mancinelli CommentsGirard, Girard, oh sweet Girard. So much building planned, we just wonder when. Since plans were first announced last year …Mon, 29 Sep 2014, 02:03 PM ::
  • Community Health and Literacy Center on South Broad Street Under Construction
    Shiny new building on the wayMr. Fox CommentsFor many years, the 1700 block of South Broad Street has been home to the South Philadelphia Neighborhood Library, Health Center 2, and the DiSilvestro Pla…Mon, 29 Sep 2014, 11:03 AM ::
  • Former Ugly American Space Under Construction
    New restaurant coming eventuallyMr. Fox CommentsWe went to Ugly American at 1100 S. Front St. a couple of times over the years, typically before a poker game with one of our freelancers. It was a dece…Mon, 29 Sep 2014, 07:19 AM ::

Plan Philly


Curbed Philly






Philly Insider

  • Ardé Osteria: Italian in Wayne
    Ardé Osteria (133 N. Wayne Ave., Wayne, 484-580-6786) - opening Thursday, Oct. 2 across from the Wayne train station - will have not only wood-fired pizzas, but charcuterie and cheese plates served fr…Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 02:34 PM ::
  • Sbraga to channel the '80s at Juniper Commons
    Kevin Sbraga, who owns Sbraga in Center City and The Fat Ham in University City, is reaching back to his '80s boyhood memories for inspiration as he comes up with Juniper Commons, opening in late Nove…Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 01:23 PM ::
  • BonChon coming to Chinatown
    Korean fried chicken franchise BonChon is being built on the ground floor of a new apartment building at 1020 Cherry St.Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 12:13 PM ::
  • Elmi vs. Vernick in a Ramen Rumble
    Cheu Noodle Bar hosts two of the city's top chefs.Tue, 30 Sep 2014, 12:23 AM ::
  • Chops opens inside at the Comcast Center
    Alex Plotkin's brand occupies the former Table 31 at the Comcast Center at 17th and JFK Boulevard, opening Monday, Sept. 29 for lunch and dinner.Mon, 29 Sep 2014, 06:56 PM ::
  • Winnie's Le Bus opening BBQ next door
    Winnie and Bob Clowry are venturing next door from her Winnie's Le Bus in Manayunk - into the space that was Bella Trattoria - to open a barbecue restaurant this winter called Smokin' John's (4258 Mai…Sat, 27 Sep 2014, 03:10 PM ::
  • Audrina Patridge eats for the cameras in Philly
    In town this weekend to shoot several segments, the former reality star joined two locals in squaring off against another team of three at Spread Bagelry.Sat, 27 Sep 2014, 11:28 AM ::
  • Her homemade TV show rises from YouTube to Cooking Channel
    It's not Wayne's World. Internet cooking-show sensation Laura Vitale, who started in her South Jersey basement, premieres Simply Laura, her Cooking Channel series.Fri, 26 Sep 2014, 07:18 PM ::
  • Chinatown's Ting Wong to close
    The Hong Kong-style duck house on 10th Street, which opened at the end of 1999 and won two bells from Craig LaBan three years ago, is planning to close at the end of October, according to employees.Fri, 26 Sep 2014, 03:31 PM ::
  • Beer at the Acme
    The selection of 400 labels at a South Philadelphia store rivals those of bottle shops that have sprung up to meet a rising demand for craft beer. It is also comparable to the beer departments of many…Fri, 26 Sep 2014, 12:07 PM ::