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  • FOX 29 Investigates: Victimized Mom Opposes Child Support
    A mother says she's haunted by the obscene pictures taken of her while she slept. But now she says she's outraged by having to support the person who took them. FOX 29 Investigates' Jeff Cole has been…Thu, 27 Nov 2014, 12:01 AM ::
  • Stepfather Arrested, Northampton Woman Found Dead After Reported Missing
    Police say 33-year-old Jessica Padgett hasn't been seen since leaving work on Friday in Northampton, Pennsylvania. She's a mother of three. Her car was found, but still, three days later, there's no s…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 08:23 PM ::
    Nor'easter pulls away overnight after leaving slushy accumulations N&W of Philadelphia. Highest totals were in the Lehigh Valley and Pocono Mtns as expected. Thanksgiving features a cold start in the…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 08:17 PM ::
  • Police: 11 Year Old Injured In Tabernacle Shooting Dies
    An 11-year old boy has died from injuries from a shooting last week inside a Tabernacle, New Jersey home.  Officers say Alexander Harriman died at Cooper Hospital.  Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 03:54 PM ::
  • Man Arrested For Impersonating Philly Police Officer
    Philadelphia Police have arrested a man for impersonating a local officer. On November 24, 2014, and November 25, 2014, a victim was approached by the above by the impersonating officer while on the 3…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 03:31 PM ::
  • Nor'easter Snowfall Totals On The Rise
    A winter storm warning is in effect from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. Wednesday. The ingredients are coming together with a mix of precipitation. Radar shows cold air is moving in and we will see rain change ove…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 03:00 PM ::
  • SLIDESHOW: #Fox29Snow Pictures
    Thanks to everyone who submitted their photos!Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 02:51 PM ::
  • Gov. Christie Declares State of Emergency As Winter Storm Hits New Jersey
    With Winter Storm Cato expected to impede transportation and travel throughout New Jersey, Governor Chris Christie today declared a State of Emergency.Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 02:34 PM ::
  • Police Arrest Man Who Shot and Killed North Philly Teen
    Philadelphia Police have arrested a suspect who shot and killed a 17-year old boy in North Philadelphia. Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 02:12 PM ::
  • Local Airport Delays and Cancellations Continue As Snowfall Begins
    The FAA has been providing real time status updates for local airports. Philadelphia International airport has been experiencing delays averaging up to 1 hour and 43 minutes for much of the day.Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 01:40 PM ::




  • UGI rates going down
    >>> eve tannery: u-g-i customers will be getting a break on their bills this winter... The Reading based utility company says natural gas rates will be going down on December first. ugi says bills ar…Thu, 27 Nov 2014, 09:50 AM ::
  • NJ man shot in drug-related incident, Easton police say
    Thanksgiving Day started with what appears to be a drug-related shooting in Easton, police said. Police were called to the 200 block of S. 11th Street around 12:10 a.m. for reports of shots fired in…Thu, 27 Nov 2014, 09:12 AM ::
  • Life Lessons: Laundry pod danger
    >>> jaciel cordoba: An important warning for parents this morning about a cleaning product you probably have in the house.>> eve tannery: WFMZ's NAncy Werteen has more in Life LEssons. >>Nancy: Docto…Thu, 27 Nov 2014, 07:11 AM ::
  • Multiple people shot at shopping center in Reading
    Four people were shot when a man walked into a barbershop in Reading and opened fire, police said. Police and paramedics were dispatched around 2:45 p.m. Wednesday to the All Stars Hair Studio in the…Thu, 27 Nov 2014, 05:50 AM ::
  • DA: Missing Lehigh County woman found dead; stepfather charged
    A community is in mourning after police confirm 33-year-old Jessica Padgett has been found dead. Police say her murderer is her very own stepfather, 53-year-old Gregory Graf. Unfortunately there's th…Thu, 27 Nov 2014, 05:16 AM ::
  • Northampton County attorney, Edward Lawrence P. Redding, disbarred
    The Supreme Court of Pa. has ordered the disbarment of Northampton County attorney, Edward Lawrence P. Redding. The order reads as follows: By order of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania dated Nov. 25…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 11:31 PM ::
  • Snow hits the Lehigh Valley, slows down holiday travel
    Eastern Pennsylvania residents we spoke with generally said the snow is beautiful, just difficult to deal with at times.I actually don't mind it, Quakertown resident, Karen Hodlofski said. It is just…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 11:07 PM ::
  • Schreiber's bridge reopens
    Schreiber’s Bridge at Martin Luther King Jr. Drive and Lehigh Parkway East in the city of Allentown reopened Wednesday.  Officials said project crews completed the remediation and strengthening of th…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 11:02 PM ::
  • Denise Marie Nagrodski charged in murder plot
    A 52-year-old Northampton County woman was arrested Tuesday night on charges that she attempted to hire a hit man to kill her daughter’s ex-boyfriend in New Jersey -- as well as two other people clos…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 10:43 PM ::
  • Cedarbrook nursing home without water for four days
    Residents of Cedarbrook Nursing Home may have to spend a whole week without running water. Some residents of the nursing home said for four days now they have not been able to bathe, they are doing m…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 10:22 PM ::



  • Radnor: Colleges should help pay township bills
    Rich in property wealth, Radnor Township reaps a harvest of tax dollars annually from its real estate. But from three owners of some of its most highly valued parcels, Radnor collects a grand total of…Thu, 27 Nov 2014, 05:29 AM ::
  • Phila. taxis carry less insurance coverage than those in other cities
    Philadelphia taxis carry much less insurance coverage than cabs in many other cities, providing less protection for passengers, pedestrians, or other motorists in case of accidents.Thu, 27 Nov 2014, 05:22 AM ::
  • Ferguson testimony shows seemingly unorthodox forensic practices
    When Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson left the scene of the shooting of unarmed teenager Michael Brown, the officer returned to the police station unescorted, washed blood off his hands, and plac…Thu, 27 Nov 2014, 01:34 AM ::
  • Grand jury focused on key fatal Ferguson 'tussle'
    FERGUSON, Mo. - Some witnesses called it a tussle. Others described it as a tug-of-war. Ferguson Officer Darren Wilson testified that they were fighting over his handgun.Thu, 27 Nov 2014, 12:30 AM ::
  • What a relief extra lanes on the N.J. Turnpike are
    What a difference a few extra lanes make. The 35-mile stretch of the New Jersey Turnpike from Mansfield in Burlington County to East Brunswick in Middlesex County was dreaded by motorists, who were re…Thu, 27 Nov 2014, 12:30 AM ::
  • Convention Center managers hail quick turnaround
    Six months after instituting new work rules for union labor at the Convention Center, the facility's managers say there has been a dramatic increase in groups looking to gather in Philadelphia.Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 03:26 PM ::
  • Social media bring Ferguson to the world
    The night of Ferguson was a study, according to someone who is there, in how social media make everything everyone's business, whether you want that or not.Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 01:37 AM ::
  • Missouri Gov. Nixon: 'Lawlessness' will be stopped amid Ferguson unrest
    FERGUSON, Mo. - Missouri Gov. Jay Nixon vowed on Tuesday to halt further lawlessness in a still-smoldering St. Louis suburb as residents and business owners tried to make sense of the destruction that…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 01:37 AM ::
  • Pentagon chief Hagel stepping down under pressure
    WASHINGTON - Under pressure from President Obama, Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel submitted his resignation Monday amid White House concerns about his effectiveness and broader criticism from outside ab…Tue, 25 Nov 2014, 01:37 AM ::
  • Grand jury won't indict Ferguson officer in shooting
    FERGUSON, Mo. - A grand jury has decided not to indict Ferguson Police Officer Darren Wilson in the death of Michael Brown, the unarmed, black 18-year-old whose fatal shooting sparked weeks of sometim…Tue, 25 Nov 2014, 01:36 AM ::

  • Peter Randall, 91; pioneering plastic surgeon
    Peter Randall, 91, of Chestnut Hill, an innovator in the field of cleft palate surgery who brought his skills to patients in Philadelphia and abroad, died Sunday, Nov. 16, of a stroke at Foulkeways at…Thu, 27 Nov 2014, 09:23 AM ::
  • Insults and injury for Cowboys fans in Eagles country
    Since Dallas fan Lorne Stinnett moved here from Texas five years ago, he's had trouble keeping his perspective and his property.Thu, 27 Nov 2014, 08:55 AM ::
  • Missing Pa. woman found dead; stepfather charged
    EASTON, Pa. - The body of missing day-care worker Jessica Padgett, 33, of Whitehall Township, has been found, and her stepfather has been charged with murder, authorities said Wednesday.Thu, 27 Nov 2014, 07:55 AM ::
  • Some accidents as storm's effects are mixed
    An unseasonable winter storm bore down on the region Wednesday, scuttling scores of airline flights and snarling traffic on one of the busiest travel days of the year.Thu, 27 Nov 2014, 06:28 AM ::
  • Stocking up for a festive Thanksgiving
    Carlos Meekins, 75, sat down to rest in the lobby of South Camden's Neighborhood Center, a heavy bag of groceries at his feet.Thu, 27 Nov 2014, 06:13 AM ::
  • Next step for recycling: Composting
    Sustainability managers throughout the region were left scrambling recently when the region's largest composting facility, in Wilmington, closed because of ongoing foul odors and other problems.Thu, 27 Nov 2014, 06:12 AM ::
  • U.S. border agents on the look for destructive insects
    The dreaded Khapra beetle has a voracious and varied appetite. Resistant to insecticides, it's all but indestructible. As such, it is considered one of the world's most fearsome pests of grains, rice,…Thu, 27 Nov 2014, 06:11 AM ::
  • AG: Pa. woman nabbed in foiled murder-for-hire plot
    Denise Marie Nagrodski, of Easton, Pa., was arrested for allegedly attempting to hire a hit man to kill her daughter's ex-boyfriend and two others in their Bound Brook, N.J. home.Thu, 27 Nov 2014, 06:08 AM ::
  • Once nearly grounded, Philly Phlash rides on
    The purple buses are in for a bright Black Friday. After nearly collapsing for lack of funds two years ago, the tourist-friendly Philly Phlash bus will mark its 20th anniversary with extended hours to…Thu, 27 Nov 2014, 05:56 AM ::
  • FactCheck: Obama and Santorum on Immigration
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  • Falls supervisors: EIT not going to happen
    The Falls supervisors have “no interest in moving forward with an earned-income tax,” according to the board chairman.Thu, 27 Nov 2014, 01:00 AM ::
  • How Give A Christmas Works
    The donations are distributed primarily as $25 gift certificates that are redeemable at participating local stores and supermarkets. A certificate is given for each child between infancy and eighth grThu, 27 Nov 2014, 01:00 AM ::
  • Some retailers look to start holiday shopping season early
    Holiday shopping deals will have Newtown Township resident Jamie Karp out of the house early Friday.Thu, 27 Nov 2014, 01:00 AM ::
  • Bucks, Montco people in the public eye give thanks
    U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey, R-Pa.: “I am blessed to have my terrific wife, Kris, in my life. I am thankful for our three healthy, amazing children. Bridget and Patrick are doing great in school and Duncan i…Thu, 27 Nov 2014, 12:00 AM ::
  • Surprise allows Bristol Township woman to continue her good deeds
    Since the death of her son, Denise Dougherty has dedicated her life to helping others.Thu, 27 Nov 2014, 12:00 AM ::
  • Bar Louie employees testify they recognized voices of armed robbers
    As soon at the guy in the black mask pointing a gun at him started talking, Mike Kelly said that he recognized a unique phrase that the gunman used.Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 06:00 PM ::
  • Bucks County expects no tax increase in 2015
    Changes in employee benefits and the refinancing of government debt could help Bucks County save about $5 million next year and avoid a possible property tax increase.Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 05:00 PM ::
  • Third Tabernacle child shot by mom dies Thanksgiving Eve
    Eleven-year-old Alexander Harriman, the sole young survivor of his mother's apparent decision to shoot and kill her three children and then herself, died Wednesday afternoon.Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 04:00 PM ::
  • Drivers find roads slippery throughout Bucks County
    Early morning traveling could be treacherous in Bucks and Montgomery counties on Thanksgiving Day, as freezing temperatures could leave roads icy following Wednesday's winter weather.Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 03:45 PM ::
  • Judge quashes defense motion in Bristol murder, arson trial
    After taking a night to consider new evidence, Judge Diane Gibbons returned Wednesday to quash a motion to suppress evidence in the upcoming trial of 22-year-old Marcel Emanuel Johnson, of Bristol.Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 03:00 PM ::

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  • Phila. taxis carry less insurance coverage than those in other cities
    Philadelphia taxis carry much less insurance coverage than cabs in many other cities, providing less protection for passengers, pedestrians, or other motorists in case of accidents.Thu, 27 Nov 2014, 05:22 AM ::
  • Survey says you'll spend $609 on holiday gifts
    Shoppers in the Philadelphia region are geared up to increase spending on gifts during the holiday season, according to Deloitte L.L.P.'s 29th annual holiday shopping survey.Thu, 27 Nov 2014, 01:35 AM ::
  • Alleged Internet threats key in case before high court
    As his marriage began to crumble in 2010, and his job at Dorney Park & Wildwater Kingdom in Allentown hung in the balance, Anthony Elonis took to the Internet to vent his frustrations.Thu, 27 Nov 2014, 01:35 AM ::
  • Business news in brief
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  • U.S. stocks climb to record levels amid optimism
    U.S. stocks rose, with benchmark indexes closing at all-time highs, amid optimism the economy is showing sufficient strength to weather a slowdown overseas.Thu, 27 Nov 2014, 01:33 AM ::
  • Holiday packages gain more speed
    NEW YORK - A procrastinator's holiday wish come true: Presents ordered at the last minute can now show up under the Christmas tree that same day.Thu, 27 Nov 2014, 01:33 AM ::
  • Test for ambulance fraud includes patients in Pa., N.J.
    Seniors living in Pennsylvania and New Jersey will need prior approval from Medicare before they can get an ambulance to take them to cancer or dialysis treatments.Thu, 27 Nov 2014, 01:33 AM ::
  • Oil bust of 1986 reminds drillers of peril
    The last time U.S. oil drillers got caught up in a price war orchestrated by Saudi Arabia, it ended badly for the Americans.Thu, 27 Nov 2014, 01:33 AM ::
  • N.J. Lottery privatization falling short
    Three months after Illinois declared the first privately run U.S. state lottery a failure, New Jersey's similar experiment is faltering, endangering a program that supports schools and the disabled.Thu, 27 Nov 2014, 12:30 AM ::
  • Companies would suffer if Revel sale not salvaged
    Municipal bondholders owed $118.9 million are at the center of a dispute that is threatening the sale of Atlantic City's bankrupt Revel Casino Hotel.Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 04:17 PM ::


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  • A Thankful Strain
    “Our rural ancestors, with little blest, Patient of labor when the end was rest, Indulged the day that housed their annual grain, With feasts, and off'rings, and a thankful strain.”   ― Alexander Pop…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 07:30 AM ::
  • Thanks for Nothing California
    This post is from the non-Reed Smith side of the blog.            This is the official week in the United States for giving thanks.  Counting your blessings.  Welcoming family and friends to your hom…Tue, 25 Nov 2014, 01:44 PM ::
  • Judge Posner Drops the Other Shoe on Cy Pres
    We posted not too long ago about a Seventh Circuit decision by Chief Judge Posner that we thought had favorable implications for reining in the steadily metastasizing concept of “cy pres” in class act…Mon, 24 Nov 2014, 01:33 PM ::
  • Pennsylvania Product Liability – Azzarello Is Dead, Long Live…?
    Bexis is pretty pleased this morning.  Almost eighteen years ago, to the day, he filed his first brief with the Pennsylvania Supreme Court challenging the negligence/strict liability dichotomy adopted…Thu, 20 Nov 2014, 02:24 PM ::
  • Breaking News II - Tincher Decided in Pennsylvania - Azzarello Overruled
    This is as short as the Tincher majority opinion (137 pp.) is long.  Azzarello is overruled.  The preliminary judicial evaluation of unreasonable danger is abolished.  The jury considers it under a du…Wed, 19 Nov 2014, 06:33 PM ::
  • Breaking Bauman News from California
    This is short – but very sweet.  Regular readers will recall the California appellate decision that we criticized in our “Hotel California” post back in August.  In that case, the court avoided the re…Wed, 19 Nov 2014, 05:21 PM ::
  • Far from Dumbo: M.D. Fla. Gets "Parallel Claim" Case Right
    This is the time of year when our thoughts start migrating southward.  We can see all those birds’ nests in our suddenly denuded poplar trees.  The driveway is a skating rink of damp leaves.  The base…Wed, 19 Nov 2014, 10:09 AM ::
  • Short Subjects
    Today’s post is really three different posts on three unrelated subjects.  None of them very long (at least by DDLaw Blog standards), but we think that each will be of interest to at least some our re…Tue, 18 Nov 2014, 02:16 PM ::
  • Guest Post - When It Comes To Fraudulent Joinder In Texas, Let’s Hail The Glory Daze And Just Keep Winning
    Here's another guest post by Reed Smith's own Kevin Hara, this time about a recent Texas case holding that health care providers involved in clinical trials are still protected by a state medical malp…Mon, 17 Nov 2014, 09:50 AM ::
  • Express Preemption OTC
    There is no express federal preemption for drugs, right?Wrong!  Today we expound on a flavor of preemption that we don’t often get around to—express preemption for claims related to non-prescription,…Fri, 14 Nov 2014, 08:00 AM ::


Philly Record

  • POLS ON THE STREET: Polls Show Lynne Abraham Well Known To Voters
    BY MARIA MERLINO/ After her rousing speech announcing her candidacy for Mayor of Philadelphia on Wednesday at the Franklin Institute, Lynne Abraham had her first official breakfast fundraiser, the nex…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 04:25 PM ::
  • A Wrong Way To Reduce CO2 Emissions
    BY DENISE FUREY/ The media are highlighting the Obama administration’s executive actions affecting immigration and ObamaCare. Another attempt to do an end-run around Congress, which is receiving less…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 03:25 PM ::
  • ELEPHANT CORNER: Developer Sues Councilman Johnson For Favoring A Business Rival In Pt. Breeze
    I now know why Council – at least COUNCILMAN KENYATTA JOHNSON – did not like the idea of selling the Philadelphia Gas Works to UIL Corp.: because it was to be done honestly and transparently. Johnson…Fri, 21 Nov 2014, 03:49 PM ::
  • POLS ON THE STREET: Butkovitz Out Of The Race; Bon Jovi In On Race Relations
    CITY CONTROLLER ALAN BUTKOVITZ surprised everyone by announcing he will not run for Mayor of Philadelphia in the upcoming Democratic primary. Butkovitz for months had been planning such a run. In fact…Fri, 21 Nov 2014, 03:38 PM ::
  • POLS ON THE STREET: Fattah’s Fate Is Key To Other Seats
    BY JOE SHAHEELI/ City Controller Alan Butkovitz has eyed the Mayor’s seat as an ultimate goal in his long career as an elected official. Through the years, he represented his legislative district well…Thu, 20 Nov 2014, 03:13 PM ::
  • Clarke Launches Mobile Crime-Fighting Office
    City Council President Darrell Clarke cut the ribbon to launch a 33-foot Winnebago on its way as a mobile office to help stop violent crime on the streets of North Philadelphia. The mobile office belo…Thu, 20 Nov 2014, 02:57 PM ::
  • Updated Nov. 20th
    Nov, 20 –      Philadelphia Food Fight featuring  foods from various top restaurants, including drinks, prizes, food, music sponsored by Fairmount CDC at Girard College Founders Hall. 6 to9 pm. Ticket…Thu, 20 Nov 2014, 09:44 AM ::
  • Live! Hotel & Casino Charged With Racial Baggage, Facing Neighbors’ Pushback
    Live! Hotel & Casino would bring a lot of baggage to its projected home at 9th & Packer Streets. Not only would it face a welcoming committee of irate neighbors and leaders in a community already heav…Fri, 14 Nov 2014, 04:01 PM ::
  • THE WAFFLEMAN: A Marvelous ‘Time Machine’ In Philadelphia Parking Lots
    Yo! Here we go again as I say, “Eureka!” I have encountered a “time machine” that creates time and therefore money! To appreciate a minute – ask the person that who had to pay for an additional ½-hour…Fri, 14 Nov 2014, 11:17 AM ::
  • ELEPHANT CORNER: Philly Voters Want Charter Schools – Then Vote For Their Foes
    Monday night, STATE REP. and Republican City Committee CHAIRMAN JOHN TAYLOR held an Eagles game-watching fundraiser at Romano’s. The event was very well attended. The Eagles made the event even better…Fri, 14 Nov 2014, 11:07 AM ::








  • Phils' search for power moves on without Tomas
    The Phillies will have to look elsewhere for a power bat in the outfield now that Cuban slugger Yasmany Tomas has agreed to a deal with the D-backs.Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 07:55 PM ::
  • Phillies' giving spirit lasts all year long
    The Phillies raised a record $904,732 for the ALS Association at this summer's ALS Phestival. They have raised more than $15.2 million over the past 30 years, but they were involved elsewhere in the c…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 03:00 PM ::
  • Lee cleared to begin offseason throwing program
    After an examination last week, Cliff Lee has been cleared to begin his normal offseason throwing program next week, a good sign for the left-hander as he recovers from an elbow issue that sidelined h…Tue, 25 Nov 2014, 06:10 PM ::
  • Phillies sign five to Minor League contracts
    The Phillies have signed five additional players to Minor League contracts with invitations to Major League Spring Training. They are right-hander Paul Clemens, catchers Rene Garcia and Koyie Hill and…Tue, 25 Nov 2014, 04:16 PM ::
  • Postseason heroics bolster Schilling's HOF case
    This is Curt Schilling's third year of eligibility, but he doesn't expect to get in this go-around, especially when he knows who else is on the Hall of Fame ballot. The voting results will be announce…Mon, 24 Nov 2014, 11:01 AM ::
  • A look back at the careers of first-timers on Hall ballot
    Most of the first-timers on the latest Hall of Fame ballot don't have a legitimate chance of making it to Cooperstown, but they nonetheless had impressive big league careers worthy of another look.Mon, 24 Nov 2014, 09:43 AM ::
  • Trio of young arms added to Phillies' 40-man roster
    The Phillies added pitchers Jesse Biddle, Adam Morgan and Nefi Ogando to the 40-man roster on Thursday to protect them from the Rule 5 Draft.Thu, 20 Nov 2014, 08:42 PM ::
  • Harmon becomes part of Hall of Fame after visit
    Terry Harmon played 10 seasons in the big leagues as a utility infielder for the Phillies, retiring after the 1977 season. Last year, he and his wife, Kay, decided to do something they'd never done be…Thu, 20 Nov 2014, 10:22 AM ::
  • Ranking the top 25 prospects from the Arizona Fall League
    The 23rd edition of the Arizona Fall League wrapped up with Salt River's win in the championship game over Peoria on Saturday. Once again, the AFL was jam packed with elite-level prospects. That made…Thu, 20 Nov 2014, 09:00 AM ::
  • Phillies announce 2015 player development staff
    The Phillies on Tuesday announced that they have finalized their player development staff for next season.Tue, 18 Nov 2014, 11:59 AM ::


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  • PW's Year of Beer: Free Will Coffee Oatmeal Brown Ale
    We love beer. That's why we're devoting an entire year to discovering (and drinking) cold ones from near and far. Know of a beer worth shouting out? Send us a note ... [This is a summary. To read the…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 03:10 PM ::
  • First Person Arts Podcast: Palatable Compromise
    Nimisha finds trouble in the elementary school lunch hall when she, a vegetarian, does not eat the hot lunches provided. Podcast: Play in new window | Download You can subscribe to the podcast and get…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 01:01 PM ::
  • Prince-Bythewood's "Beyond the Lights" deserves another look
    Beyond the Lights isn’t a new release. It came out two weeks ago with little fanfare, after an ad campaign that made it look like the sort of lazy melodrama of pop-star despair Lifetime spits out. It’…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 12:25 PM ::
  • "Horrible Bosses 2" misses opportunity to resonate
    We all know the study: If you deny a bird its feed, it eventually stops pecking the food button and moves on. If you reward it at random, occasionally delivering what you promised, it’ll peck until it…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 12:18 PM ::
  • Wonderfully weird Dillon Francis bends ears and genres
    Dillon Francis is a trip. Like most under the Mad Decent umbrella, he likes to mix a healthy dose of the absurd into his ear-burning, genre-bending pop. Take his “Get Low” video, for example, the clip…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 12:08 PM ::
  • The top 10 shows around Philly this week
    1 St. James and the Apostles Nov. 26, Ortlieb’s Lounge. Like their organ-infused funk, this family band’s signature drink—noted in a recipe on its Facebook page—ain’t for the faint-hearted. ortliebslo…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 12:01 PM ::
  • Savage Love
    I am a bi male in my early 20s who until recently was in the closet. I have been exploring my sexuality for the past year, and I didn’t want to label myself and open a Pandora’s box of oppression in t…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 11:48 AM ::
  • Nan Yang is a charming Chinatown newcomer
    There are certain things about a restaurant that, in a Pavlovian sort of response, cause a pang of fear to run up my spine. And Nan Yang, with its self-professed “Asian cuisine” focus—Really, I though…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 11:42 AM ::
  • What if the Philly mayor's race were the Hunger Games?
    Philadelphia: The city proper contains a wealthy core, Center City, surrounded by an assortment of middle-class and outright poverty-stricken neighborhoods. Districts, you might call them. Sounds a lo…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 11:42 AM ::
  • Rick Springfield's next act: As Meryl Streep's man
    Since beloved ‘80s rocker/actor Rick Springfield last went on tour, something mighty big has gone down in his life: He’s just finished filming a co-starring role in an upcoming movie, Ricki and the Fl…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 11:32 AM ::


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  • Later, Sean Buffington: The outgoing UArt's leader on what's next
    Serving at the helm of University of the Arts is a wonderful job to score in a town with a creative culture as bustling as Philadelphia’s. No one knows that more than Sean Buffington, UArts’ affable o…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 11:11 AM ::
  • Seeking authenticity? Let Team Sunshine in
    Alex Torra, director of Team Sunshine Performance Corporation’s upcoming The Sincerity Project, has an intriguing way of thinking about theater. For starters, this troupe’s production at FringeArts is…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 11:02 AM ::
  • Calendar: Nov. 26 - Dec. 3
    Wednesday, November 26 COMEDY Old Jews Telling Jokes Is Bubbe still kvetching about how you still haven’t found a nice Jewish boy? Change the subject, and schlep her to Peter Gethers and Daniel Okrent…Tue, 25 Nov 2014, 05:51 PM ::
  • PW's Weekend Picks: PhilCon; Turkey Day Tailgate; and more
    Friday, November 21 CONVENTION PhilCon 2014 Filk, frack and Frankenstein! The Philadelphia Science Fiction Society returns to the spotlight as Philcon, the city’s annual sci-fi, horror and fantasy con…Fri, 21 Nov 2014, 05:00 PM ::
  • Kúlú Mélé, Philly’s premier African dance corps, turns 45
    “I’ve been doing my homework,” jokes Dorothy Wilkie, the artistic director of Kúlú Mélé. “Dancing has taken me around the world, and it’s been a wonderful journey. I wouldn’t want it any other way.” G…Wed, 19 Nov 2014, 12:43 PM ::
  • Calendar: November 19-26
    Wednesday, November 19 DANCE Rang De Nila: Color Me Blue Classical Indian dancers Ishrat Hoque, Pranita Jain and Dina Denis perform an enactment of Indian artist Siona Benjamin’s paintings, set to Ind…Tue, 18 Nov 2014, 05:42 PM ::
  • PW's Weekend Picks
    Friday, November 14 WORKSHOP My Brother’s Keeper Hackathon A diverse group of youth participants take part in a three-day initiative that will provide them with the necessary resources to become world…Fri, 14 Nov 2014, 12:31 PM ::
  • Curio's Theatre's "Frank Schaefer" a matter of intolerance
    Let’s face it: the church has a problem with gays. Most churches, anyway—especially Protestant denominations, like the United Methodist Church. From the UMC horse’s mouth: “The practice of homosexuali…Wed, 12 Nov 2014, 12:07 PM ::
  • Stephen King on writing a musical with John Mellencamp: 'I don't know how to do this'
    Their 'Ghost Brothers of Darkland County' plays Philadelphia on Nov. 13. Stephen King’s having a busy week. His latest novel, Revival, hit bookshelves on Tuesday—and on Thursday, Nov. 13, the musical…Tue, 11 Nov 2014, 07:12 PM ::
  • Calendar: November 12-19
    Wednesday, November 12 STAGE First Person Arts Podcast LIVE! Everyone has a story to tell. Listen as five Philadelphians tell their personal narratives on the theme “Talk to Me.” Award-winning radio p…Tue, 11 Nov 2014, 06:35 PM ::


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  • Ferguson protests come to Main Campus
    Members of People Utilizing Real Power and other activist and faith groups protested a Missouri grand jury's decision not to indict a police officer who shot an unarmed teenager. The post Ferguson pro…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 09:55 AM ::
  • Suspect arrested in shooting near fraternity
    Police have released information on two robbery suspects as well. The post Suspect arrested in shooting near fraternity appeared first on The Temple News.Fri, 21 Nov 2014, 01:41 PM ::
  • University says Cosby still a trustee, stays mum on allegations
    Amid a recent surge in attention regarding allegations of sexual misconduct involving famed alumnus Bill Cosby, a Temple spokesperson would not comment on whether the comedian's trusteeship is in jeop…Thu, 20 Nov 2014, 10:51 AM ::
  • Visiting Main Campus, Rendell talks politics
    The former governor discussed voter turnout, term limits, education and public transportation. The post Visiting Main Campus, Rendell talks politics appeared first on The Temple News.Tue, 18 Nov 2014, 06:10 AM ::
  • SEPTA eyes an abandoned tunnel for use
    Faster travel could be possible through underground routes. The post SEPTA eyes an abandoned tunnel for use appeared first on The Temple News.Tue, 18 Nov 2014, 05:10 AM ::
  • Local churches give back during Thanksgiving holiday
    Several area churches are hosting Thanksgiving Day meals and donating food. The post Local churches give back during Thanksgiving holiday appeared first on The Temple News.Tue, 18 Nov 2014, 04:10 AM ::
  • Student volunteers staff EMS crews
    EMTs in the organization meet the 16-hours-per-month duty requirement while taking classes. The post Student volunteers staff EMS crews appeared first on The Temple News.Tue, 18 Nov 2014, 03:10 AM ::
  • TSG visits White House
    The “It’s On Us” campaign seeks to end sexual assault at colleges nationwide. The post TSG visits White House appeared first on The Temple News.Tue, 18 Nov 2014, 02:10 AM ::
  • For cerebral palsy patients, virtual reality
    The research used 3D images and motion to test patients’ reactions. The post For cerebral palsy patients, virtual reality appeared first on The Temple News.Tue, 18 Nov 2014, 01:10 AM ::
  • Reflective windows lead to bird deaths
    Administrators said the front windows of the Tyler building pose a potential threat to birds. The post Reflective windows lead to bird deaths appeared first on The Temple News.Tue, 18 Nov 2014, 12:10 AM ::



Geekadelphia - Tech

Technically Philly

City Life


Philadelphia Speaks

  • Is there any public transportation from
    Philadelphia to Cape May County? ThanksWed, 26 Nov 2014, 05:34 PM ::
  • Heating Cooling Repair Man
    Can anyone recommend a local heating/cooling systems person to get a gas, forced air heater up and running? ThanksWed, 26 Nov 2014, 10:03 AM ::
  • Helicopters tonight?!?!
    Nonstop. For hours... Anyone know why?Tue, 25 Nov 2014, 10:10 PM ::
  • The Franklin Institute Friends & Family offer
    Happy Holidays! Happy Holidays! The Franklin Institute just shared this great Friends & Family offer and now I’m sharing it with you! Print...Tue, 25 Nov 2014, 09:02 PM ::
  • New video display wall in Suburban Station
    The old wall of video displays near 17th St has been replaced with new color monitors, 12 big screens arranged 3 up, 4 across. One section is...Tue, 25 Nov 2014, 07:08 PM ::
  • Does anyone have my old Bolarometer images?
    I need them because of reasons and I can't find them anymore. I'm too lazy to make them again.Tue, 25 Nov 2014, 07:06 PM ::
  • Retiering my folks to Philly - best areas for active seniors?
    I am launching a campaign to get my Dad and his wife to relocate to Philly from NYC Burbs - looking for some thoughts on locations They are not...Tue, 25 Nov 2014, 12:58 PM ::
  • the Kotler want to buy our house
    Received a note in the mailbox that Natalie and Jared want to buy our house Anyone else get one of these? Made to look like looseleaf paper but no...Tue, 25 Nov 2014, 12:19 PM ::
  • How to put lien on property?
    I live in a small development of 9 homes that has some shared common area and we have a homeowners group to cover the cost of insurance, etc. We...Mon, 24 Nov 2014, 08:35 PM ::
  • Message to dog owners
    It's great the Fats and Louie are back with their owners. However when both were found they were in a condition that said they were not fed or...Mon, 24 Nov 2014, 11:24 AM ::


Reddit Philly


Hidden City Phila

  • In Search Of The Source
    As gorgeous a landscape as the Wissahickon Creek carves through Philadelphia, it couldn't possibly begin its journey to the Schuylkill as an inlet from a shopping mall parking lot. Could it? Brad Maul…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 11:33 AM ::
  • Moshulu Renovation Aims For A More Authentic Design
    Barque owner getting design-inspiration from Ralph Lauren, Orinoka Mills a go, holiday display tells of South Philly’s days as a celebrity hotspot, and new work rules really are improving Convention C…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 08:39 AM ::
  • Philly Still On The 2016 DNC Short List
    Philly included in the three prospective DNC cities, planning money for Fox Chase trail, apartment complex changes hands amid redevelopment, and East Falls residents debate where to put a dog parkTue, 25 Nov 2014, 10:11 AM ::
  • The Gilded Mall Of Market Street: Gimbels Had It
    Where the great Gimbels department store once stood a parking lot sits today. With the recent rejection of a casino license for the site, it looks like it may stay that way for now. Shadowbat has the…Mon, 24 Nov 2014, 04:04 PM ::
  • On Improving Urban-Suburban Relations
    Giving thanks for living in a great Greater Philadelphia, developer promises a catalyst for renewal of one South Philly neighborhood, Waverly Court units to double, and a warehouse-to-residentialMon, 24 Nov 2014, 12:10 PM ::
  • We Haven’t Forgotten: Gimbels Thanksgiving Parade Was The First
    Another first Philadelphia can claim is inventing the Thanksgiving Day parade. Gimbels department store started it all in 1920. Kyrie Greenberg gives us the backstory on this iconic public celebrationMon, 24 Nov 2014, 09:18 AM ::
  • Donate Today And Help Us Stay The Course
    What would Philadelphia be without Hidden City Daily? That question looms as we end the 9th day of our annual campaign. Co-editor Michael Bixler has this special message to our readersFri, 21 Nov 2014, 04:26 PM ::
  • Developer Plans For Living & Making In Bok
    Preliminary visions for a reused Bok Technical High revealed, wayfinding system in store for the Northwest, and anticipating the demise of the PGW saleFri, 21 Nov 2014, 08:35 AM ::
  • Our Elected Officials & The Cheapening Of Public Space
    Selling our visual landscape short with urban experiential displays, local government attitudes on display at the City Hall Parking Lot, a nocturnal urban arts tour, and envisioning a high-speed line…Thu, 20 Nov 2014, 08:17 AM ::
  • 12th Street Gym Is Great But It Used To Be The Shvitz
    Nothing says healthy living like a corned beef sandwich, a lit cigar, and the sauna. Ron Avery gives us an old-world tour of Camac Baths, the former Jewish bathhouse at 12th Street GymWed, 19 Nov 2014, 09:45 AM ::

Philly Chit Chat


  • One Man’s Trash: Week 43 Report
    WEEK 43: Hortter Street to Mt Airy Avenue Map/photos to come. PLASTIC 22 wrappers Tootsie Roll 1 32oz cup Dunkin Donuts 1 straw 2 coffee lids 1 small sport water bottle (black) 1 bottle aspirin no lab…Wed, 5 Nov 2014, 09:31 PM ::
  • One Man’s Trash: Week 42 Report
    WEEK 42: Rex Avenue to Rex Avenue (Orange/Yellow/Forbidden loop) Map/photos to come. MISC 1 rubber bone dog toy 1 can tiki fuel 1 can Spectracide “commercial strength” wasp & hornet killer STYROFOAM 1…Fri, 31 Oct 2014, 01:14 PM ::
  • One Man’s Trash: Week 41 Report
    WEEK 41: Cresheim Road to Germantown Avenue Map/photos to come. GLASS 1 40oz bottle clear no label 1 12oz bottle brown no label CLOTHES 1 fingerless glove CIGARETTES 1 cigarette butt MISC 1 pair eyegl…Tue, 28 Oct 2014, 01:05 PM ::
  • One Man’s Trash: Week 40 Report
    WEEK 40: Saylor Grove to Scottforth Road Map/photos to come. GLASS 1 40oz bottle Colt 45 METAL 2 12oz cans Natural Ice 2 12oz cans Budweiser 1 12oz can Diet Coke 1 12oz can Black Label 1 12oz can Scha…Sun, 19 Oct 2014, 12:57 PM ::
  • One Man’s Trash: Week 39 Report
    WEEK 39: Allens Lane & Lincoln Drive to Carpenter’s Woods Map/photos to come. STYROFOAM 1 24oz cup Chick-Fil-A 1 16oz cup Dunkin Donuts 1 small tub 1 mangled 10oz cup GLASS 1 40oz bottle Miller Genuin…Fri, 3 Oct 2014, 12:51 PM ::

Philly Mag

  • Who’s Picking the Eagles?
    Here’s a roundup of national media predictions for Thursday’s Eagles-Cowboys game. Three out of five experts are picking the Eagles. Meanwhile, seven of eight analysts at are pre…Thu, 27 Nov 2014, 06:30 AM ::
  • Three And Out: Eagles-Cowboys Predictions
    Player I’ll be watching McManus: Brandon Boykin Boykin made some pretty good memories during his last trip to AT&T Stadium. His interception of a Kyle Orton pass with under two minutes to play last De…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 03:07 PM ::
  • Vince, Madewell and Calypso: 15 More Incredible Black Friday Sales
    Another day, another slew of Black Friday sale emails. We’ve added a whopping 15 sales to our already jam-packed list of sales and deals on Black Friday and Small Business Saturday. Go here to seem th…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 03:00 PM ::
  • Happy Thanksgiving Everyone
    As is our tradition here at Foobooz, we end our pre-Thanksgiving posts with WKRP in Cincinatti’s Turkeys Away episode. If you haven’t seen it before, it’s worth the 20-some minutes. And if you have se…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 03:00 PM ::
  • This $7.9 Million Chesco Residence Has Parking For All Your Thanksgiving Guests!
    Wouldn’t it be great if you didn’t have to feel bad whenever someone who was visiting you took your neighbor’s parking space? (Or, heaven forbid, if your neighbor’s visitor took your spot, forcing you…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 02:48 PM ::
  • What They’re Saying About the Eagles
    Here’s a roundup of what the national media are saying about the Eagles this week. Bill Barnwell of Grantland put out a list of 10 possible future destinations for Robert Griffin III. He has the Eagle…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 02:27 PM ::
  • NoLibs: One of 26 “Most Hipster” Hoods in the World
    According to Business Insider, Northern Liberties isn’t just one of the “most hipster” neighborhoods in Philadelphia; it’s one of the most hipster neighborhoods in the world. Lauren Browning explains…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 02:21 PM ::
  • Fergie’s Pub Is Celebrating 20 Years
    On Friday, November 28th, Fergie’s Pub will officially be 20-years old and the bar is celebrating all weekend. The fun starts tonight with Live Band Karaoke featuring The Satellite Hearts. The festivi…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 02:13 PM ::
  • Can I Bring Ganja to a Dinner Party?
    As the laws restricting marijuana have begun to change, there’s a new pot etiquette to consider. How do you navigate parenting within a legalized state? What do you bring to the neighbor’s potluck? Fo…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 01:48 PM ::
  • Best Winter Running Gloves: 7 Philly Runners Share Their Favorites
    Finding the perfect pair of running gloves is like finding gold, but the search for a pair that lives up to your expectations—whether it’s gloves that keep your fingers warm, but not too warm, or glov…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 01:45 PM ::


  • THE LADY OF THE LOG: Q&A w/ Catherine Coulson
    Artowrk by JUSTINE DEVINE BY JONATHAN VALANIA Catherine Coulson, aka Twin Peaks‘ resident Log Lady, will be giving a sold-out talk at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts on Saturday about all th…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 01:49 AM ::
  • NPR 4 THE DEAF: We Hear It Even When U Can’t
    [illustration by ALEX FINE] Ray Davies will be Terry Gross’ guest on Fresh Air today, discussing the new Kinks box set marking the 50th anniversary of the release of “You Really Got Me,” one of the de…Tue, 25 Nov 2014, 11:36 PM ::
  • PETITION: It Is Time For Temple Univ. To Sever Ties With A Man Accused Of Rape By 16 Women
    CHANGE.ORG: Bill Cosby, alleged rapist of at least 15 women, including a former Temple University employee, continues to be a trustee of Temple University. He spoke at the 2014 Temple University comme…Tue, 25 Nov 2014, 02:32 PM ::
  • LAW & DISORDER: Ferguson Burns
    RELATED: The Full Grand Jury Report NEW YORK TIMES: A St. Louis County grand jury decided on Monday not to bring criminal charges against Darren Wilson, a white police officer who fatally shot Michael…Tue, 25 Nov 2014, 06:23 AM ::
  • NPR 4 THE DEAF: We Hear It Even When U Can’t
    Artwork by JACK RACKAM SOUND OPINIONS: Robert Plant is arguably one of the most famous names and faces in music history—amazing considering he started his career in the Welsh borderlands of England, o…Mon, 24 Nov 2014, 02:59 PM ::
  • BEING THERE: Dylan @ The Academy Of Music
    Artist’s rendering The Academy of Music opera house in Philadelphia opened in 1857, which, if memory serves,  is where and when Bob Dylan first went electric — much to the consternation of the stovepi…Sat, 22 Nov 2014, 06:50 PM ::
  • CINEMA: The Fox In The Madhouse
      FOXCATCHER (2014, directed by Bennett Miller, 130 minutes, U.S.) BY DAN BUSKIRK It’s hard to live in the state of Delaware and not say the name “DuPont” every day or two. Highways, hospitals, chemic…Fri, 21 Nov 2014, 06:10 PM ::
  • BEING THERE: The New Pornographers @ UT
    Photo by MARY LYNN DOMINGUEZ Ten minutes before arriving at Union Transfer to see the New Pornographers, I was dumped. Denied. Kicked to the curb. Or whatever you want to call it. Not to worry, “we ca…Fri, 21 Nov 2014, 04:24 PM ::
  • How I Learned To Stop Worrying & Love Bob Dylan
    Artwork by JOSHUA BUDICH BY MIKE WALSH Let me make this clear up front: I’m not a Dylan-head, Dylan-ite, Dylan-phile, Dylan-ologist, or any other kind of extreme Dylan fan. In fact, I never bought a D…Thu, 20 Nov 2014, 04:32 PM ::
  • The Night Bob Dylan Got The Beatles High On
    At the very moment a race riot is breaking out in North Philadelphia, the Beatles are camped at the Hotel Delmonico in New York for a two-day run at the Forest Hills Tennis Stadium. Something is happe…Thu, 20 Nov 2014, 02:42 PM ::


Shmitten Kitten

  • RE-POST: "I Feel Like My Chances of Finding Love Are Hopeless" via The Frisky
    I'm not sure if you've seen it, but I've been doing an advice column called Make It Stop! over on The Frisky for the past few months. Mostly I field questions about pesky co-workers and thorny family…Fri, 17 Oct 2014, 02:49 PM ::
  • Flippin' Our Shades At Author and Blogger Samantha Irby
    Samantha Irby is my favorite writer. Her blog, Bitches Gotta Eat,…Tue, 14 Oct 2014, 04:00 PM ::
  • If You Wanna Be My Lover, You Gotta Get With My Guy Friends: The Three Rules of Dude Besties
    While the stomach may be the fabled way to a man’s heart, everyone knows that a bestie is (and always will be) the fast track to a woman’s weak, melting knees.You know that awkward first group hang, d…Fri, 19 Sep 2014, 06:56 PM ::
  • Real Talk: I Need A Date To My Friend's Wedding
    As wedding season draws to its (merciful) close, I'm faced with one final nuptial hurrah, courtesy of two of my nearest and dearest friends who -- in a shameless attempt to make the rest of us feel ba…Tue, 29 Jul 2014, 09:46 AM ::
  • Tip Our Hats: Guys Who Stake Their Claim On Me
    I love, love, love when he does little gestures to let everyone around us know that we're together. Like when we're ending the night at his corner dive taking down beers the way Ryan Howard would take…Wed, 23 Jul 2014, 03:06 PM ::
  • Attention People With Dilemmas: I Can Help!
    I'm not sure if you've heard, but I'm writing a NEW weekly advice column over on The Frisky called, Make It Stop.Mon, 21 Jul 2014, 05:03 PM ::
  • I Legit LOL'ed At This Terry Richardson Spoof Video "I Stand With Dick"
    My homegirl Rose Surnow wrote and directed this pitch perfect Terry Richardson-inspired video called, I Stand With Dick. It completely captures the lunacy surrounding his fandom. Rose is a funny lady…Thu, 3 Jul 2014, 01:17 PM ::
  • Bonerkiller: Guys Who Won't Make a Move
    You know what?  I'm exhausted.It's July, the month of exponentially increased sweat production, exponentially increased air conditioning bills, short skirts and tube tops at all times, constant leg sh…Tue, 1 Jul 2014, 11:49 AM ::
  • I'm Leaving You And I'm Taking the Dive Bar With Me
    I live in a city that’s all about its corner bars. I hang out with a lot of guys at corner bars. It’s what I like to do. Go on a date? Forget it. Throw this lady a beer and shot and we can bypass the…Wed, 21 May 2014, 03:39 PM ::
  • Tip Our Hats: Guys Who Have Tight "Morning After" Game
    Holy hell, Spring is finally in full swing. Leaves are on the trees, co-ed softball players are back in the parks, and the sidewalk cafes are open for day-drinking pink wine. Famously cranky New Yorke…Tue, 20 May 2014, 10:27 AM ::




Real Estate

Naked Philly

  • New Building Blunts Unfortunate Structure Near Temple
    But it still may look regrettableMr. Fox CommentsThe 1500 block of N. 16th St. enjoys the presence of numerous buildings that are, in our estimation, architectural gems. A few years ago, a new stucco…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 11:57 AM ::
  • Not So Fast on Fishtown Church Conversion
    Community is not behind the developerLou Mancinelli CommentsIn Fishtown, a year's worth of inattentive ownership has come back to hurt developers who planned to take the former East Baptist Church at…Wed, 26 Nov 2014, 08:01 AM ::
  • Francisville Getting Another Big Building
    Big lot on Poplar Street on the outsMr. Fox CommentsIn Francisville, long vacant lots are filling in at a disarming pace, and it seems like the development fisherman has hooked another big one. A read…Tue, 25 Nov 2014, 11:34 AM ::
  • Some Neighbors Digging In Against 23rd & Christian
    Circulating petitions near the propertyMr. Fox CommentsThe saga of the northeast corner of 23rd & Christian continues.class=wysiwyg-imageTue, 25 Nov 2014, 08:04 AM ::
  • Two More Projects Near 40th & Baring
    As more projects push alongMr. Fox CommentsThe number of projects popping up in recent years on the blocks surrounding 40th & Baring has really been astounding. On Baring Street numerous apartment bui…Mon, 24 Nov 2014, 04:13 PM ::
  • Two More Homes Arrive on the 2300 Block of Ellsworth
    And there's a groundbreaking in their backyardMr. Fox CommentsAnother day, another handful of vacant lots by the wayside in Point Breeze. This time, we found two new homes at 2313 and 2315 Ellsworth S…Mon, 24 Nov 2014, 11:04 AM ::
  • Warehouse Going Residential on Emily Street
    On a block you've probably never seenMr. Fox CommentsThe 1100 block of Emily Street is one you've probably never visited, though it's an objectively desirable block. It's a little street that runs bet…Mon, 24 Nov 2014, 08:21 AM ::
  • Chocolate Factory on the Move?
    Will a school be part of the redevelopment?Mr. Fox CommentsSeveral years ago, plans came together to renovate 2101 Washington Ave., the former Frankford Chocolate Factory. In 2012, after a host of cha…Fri, 21 Nov 2014, 02:30 PM ::
  • Changes for a Building on Fairmount Avenue
    But we don't know what's nextMr. Fox CommentsThe other day, a reader gave us the heads up about a demolition notice at 2323 Fairmount Ave., a mixed-use building a couple of blocks from Eastern State P…Fri, 21 Nov 2014, 11:50 AM ::
  • Somewhat Grainy Renderings of Dranoff's Royal Proposal
    But you'll get the ideaMr. Fox CommentsOur last Royal Theater update came in September, when we told you that Dranoff Properties was partnering with Universal to redevelop this longstanding blight on…Fri, 21 Nov 2014, 08:42 AM ::

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