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  • 9-Year-Old Shot in Tacony
    A 9-year-old boy was shot in the head just before 3:30pm on Tuesday afternoon. It happened on the 4700 block of Knorr St in the Tacony section of the city.The boy was transported to the Children's Hos…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 04:11 PM ::
  • Video Purports To Show Beheading Of US Journalist
    Islamic State extremists released a video posted Tuesday purportedly showing the beheading of a second American journalist, Steven Sotloff, and warning President Barack Obama that as long as U.S. airs…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 03:35 PM ::
  • Police: Man Left Child In Car While Gambling In Del.
    Delaware State Police have arrested a Maryland man for leaving his child unattended in a car while he was gambling in a casino.Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 12:47 PM ::
  • Thieves steal 7 diamond rings from beach jeweler
    Police say three people stole a tray of seven diamond rings from a Rehoboth Beach jewelry store.Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 11:55 AM ::
  • New Jersey OKs Trump Plaza shutdown Sept. 16
    New Jersey casino regulators have given final approval to Trump Plaza's plan to shut down in two weeks.Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 10:43 AM ::
  • Friends work to 'save' Pennsylvania bucket bear
    A group of friends has tracked down and helped to save a western Pennsylvania bear that got its head stuck in a bucket-like contraption.Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 09:22 AM ::
  • Amish couple killed when car strikes their buggy
    State police were continuing to investigating a crash that killed an Old Order Amish couple whose buggy was hit by a car in central Pennsylvania.Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 09:19 AM ::
  • Penn State student gains rep as squirrel whisperer
    A Penn State student is gaining an Internet reputation as a squirrel whisperer for feeding, befriending and dressing up a furry little friend she's named Sneezy.Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 09:11 AM ::
  • September Sizzle
    Summer is not over just yet! Today will be very hot and humid with high temperatures in the low to mid 90s and mostly sunny skies.  A cold front will bring some thunderstorms tonight, some of which ma…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 09:03 AM ::
  • Move of barbershop owner slaying trial sought
    A defense attorney says the trial of a man charged in the murder of a southeastern Pennsylvania barbershop owner almost eight years ago should be moved or a jury brought in from another county because…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 07:34 AM ::




  • New Perry Elementary Center welcomes students for first day
    It's a new year in a new school for elementary students in the Hamburg Area School District. The students arrived Tuesday morning for the first day of classes at the new Perry Elementary Center. Ther…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 05:03 PM ::
  • PPL introduces self-service tool to help contractors
    PPL Electric Utilities is making it easier for small businesses, contractors and builders to create and track work requests for new service. An on-line work order for new service can be entered in fo…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 04:51 PM ::
  • Opening date set for Coastal Grille restaurant
    The man behind one popular restaurant in Berks County is about to try his hand at another. The owner of Austin's Steakhouse said he will open the Coastal Grille on Sept. 22. The new restaurant will o…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 04:33 PM ::
  • N.J. man charged for armed robberies of hotels
    A New Jersey man was taken into federal custody Tuesday for allegedly committing six armed robberies in hotels. Forty-two-year-old Tremone Burnett of Orange. also known by eight other names,  is char…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 04:27 PM ::
  • Muhlenberg man gets probation in boating deaths of 2 friends
    A Berks County man involved in a fatal boating accident will avoid prison if he completes a court-supervised program for first-time offenders. Brandon Allen appeared at a hearing in Lancaster on Tues…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 03:58 PM ::
  • $2.4B Revel casino shuts down after just 2 years; Trump Plaza OK'd for Sept. 16 closure
    Revel Casino Hotel closed its doors Tuesday morning, a little more than two years after opening with high hopes of turning around Atlantic City's struggling casino market. The 5:25 a.m. casino shutdo…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 03:20 PM ::
  • Stockertown man accused of impersonating officer
    A Northampton County man is facing charges after police said he impersonated an officer and robbed two men. The incident happened around 4:15 p.m. Sunday on Morgan Hill Road in Williams Township. The…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 02:59 PM ::
  • Driver suspected of DUI in crash that hurt 5 in Paradise
    All five occupants of a car were injured in a crash Monday, and the driver is suspected of driving under the influence of alcohol. Police said the 34-year-old female driver was traveling south on Rou…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 02:58 PM ::
  • Man hit by car in Berks Co. while walking along road
    A man was flown to the hospital after being hit by a car in Berks County on Monday. The accident happened just after 9:15 p.m. on Route 422, near Canal Road, in Marion Township. A man in his 30s was…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 02:55 PM ::
  • Bucks County school acknowledges past sexual abuse by faculty
    A private school in Bucks County is under investigation for sex abuse, some cases dating back to the 1950s. Officials at The Solebury School in Solebury Township say recently, alumni from the 1950s t…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 02:52 PM ::



  • Shore lifeguards mark end of another summer
    OCEAN CITY, N.J. - As Labor Day weekend traffic squeezed onto the expressways, returning the masses to work and school at this unofficial end to summer, the crowds had dwindled considerably around Chr…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 09:56 AM ::
  • After 27 years, Showboat goes dark; two more close soon
    ATLANTIC CITY - Toni Peterson was among the last customers to leave the Showboat casino Sunday afternoon as closed signs went up, bringing an end to the Mardi Gras-themed gaming hall and hotel that op…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 08:42 AM ::
  • Revel's final countdown saddens fans
    ATLANTIC CITY - As the final guests checked out of the Revel Casino Hotel on Monday morning, some said they were convinced that the $2.4 billion bankrupt property would reopen under a new owner.Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 08:38 AM ::
  • Five years after recession, American workers are scared, cautious, and worse off
    When the phone call came, Anthony Reynolds, a big man with a ready laugh, cried like a baby. His ex-wife, living in Texas, had taken their son, 7, to a hospital for an important but minor procedure, a…Mon, 1 Sep 2014, 09:41 PM ::
  • MIA Day 2: 'Here we go, Chilladelphia'
    Since inception in 2012, it's been nothing but smooth sailing for the Budweiser Made In America festival. Until Sunday evening, anyway.Mon, 1 Sep 2014, 07:59 AM ::
  • Putin talks about 'statehood' for eastern Ukraine
    MOSCOW - Seeming to be searching for the right word during a prerecorded television interview, Russian President Vladimir Putin suggested Sunday that one of the issues to be resolved in the Ukrainian…Mon, 1 Sep 2014, 07:36 AM ::
    BLOCAL NEWS The players in the Fattah probe Documents in a criminal filing last week named only one person, but details make it possible to figure out who the others might be. B1Sun, 31 Aug 2014, 01:37 AM ::
  • EU threatens Russia with more sanctions
    BRUSSELS - Despite tough rhetoric decrying Russia's increasing military involvement in Ukraine, European Union leaders on Sunday stopped short of imposing new sanctions against Moscow right away.Sun, 31 Aug 2014, 01:37 AM ::

  • For union stagehands, Labor Day is day of labor
    By the time Labor Day dawned, steamy and soggy on the Made in America concert site on the Parkway, union stagehand Colin Peters and his overnight crew had just about wrapped up dismantling the three m…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 02:45 PM ::
  • Solebury says school founder abused a student
    The Bucks County boarding school that publicly acknowledged its staff or faculty had sexually abused students in past decades disclosed Monday that the perpetrators include one of its founders.Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 02:05 PM ::
  • In A.C., a bait shop stays open, but 2 casinos close
    Proprietor of One Stop Bait & Tackle says gleaming Revel's closing is going to affect every single one of us.Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 02:03 PM ::
  • Civility in recline
    IF YOU PAY good money for an airline ticket, should you be free to recline your seat without guilt? Likewise, if you pay good money for a gadget that would stop the passenger in front of you from recl…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 01:42 PM ::
  • Folks step up to help fix door unhinged cops broke
    Family on their way to getting new door following Daily News article.Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 12:46 PM ::
  • Hundreds gather to grieve Council Rock students killed in crash
    Hugging and sobbing, hundreds of students and parents congregated at Council Rock High School South in Bucks County on Monday afternoon to grieve three sophomore student athletes who died in a motor-v…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 11:40 AM ::
  • New initiative seeks to help students find housing stability
    For Erika Taylor, a Pottstown mother of four, the long line for fingerprinting at the UPS Store was just one more roadblock in her quest to reenter the job market and finally gain some stability after…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 10:47 AM ::
  • Christie off on Mexican trade mission Wednesday
    Gov. Christie's three-day trade mission to Mexico will begin Wednesday with an agenda that includes a meeting with President Enrique Peña Nieto, receptions with business leaders, and a trip to a Mexic…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 10:07 AM ::
  • Keeping up the long campaign for N.J.'s official state song
    After Red Mascara, 92, wrote I'm From New Jersey in 1960, he started campaigning for it to become the official state song.Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 10:07 AM ::
  • Rutgers responds to digital age with library renovations
    Rutgers-Camden students assiduously avoided studying in the dark, dusty library basement, crammed in between book stacks with asbestos tile and the ghostly noises of a building built in the middle of…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 09:58 AM ::


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  • Co-op's quandary: Boycott, or not?
    Obamacare, organic soy milk, and birth control pills have proven to be a volatile mix for Eden Foods, a small, highly regarded natural foods company.Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 01:21 PM ::
  • Inside and out, 2015 Yukon XL takes a step up
    If someone were to film a vehicular variation on the documentary Super Size Me, the redesigned GMC Yukon XL would certainly costar.Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 12:29 PM ::
  • South Jersey couple cleaning up with Maytag washers business
    In down-on-its-luck Atlantic City, just days before the Showboat and Revel casino hotels were to close, dignitaries gathered Wednesday to rejoice over a business opening.Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 10:02 AM ::
  • No rain on their parade but labor worries remain
    The T-shirted battalions of union members showed up, as usual, for the annual Labor Day parade along the Delaware River waterfront.Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 01:34 AM ::
  • Five years after recession, American workers are scared, cautious, and worse off
    When the phone call came, Anthony Reynolds, a big man with a ready laugh, cried like a baby. His ex-wife, living in Texas, had taken their son, 7, to a hospital for an important but minor procedure, a…Mon, 1 Sep 2014, 09:41 PM ::
  • A franchise plan 'wit' some meat
    Among many enlightenments realized from the controversy over the Speak English sign at Geno's Steaks was this: The cheesesteak experience in Philadelphia is a situational one, varying from vendor to v…Mon, 1 Sep 2014, 09:31 PM ::
  • PhillyDeals: N.J. slow to share pension fund fee information
    Incredibly, New Jersey does not publish the multimillion-dollar fees it pays to the private investment contractors it hires to manage billions in state pension funds - unlike Pennsylvania and other st…Mon, 1 Sep 2014, 08:49 AM ::
  • Study: Natural light improves office workers' health
    Lab rats already knew it. Now a new field study supports it: Working in dark, dingy offices with no natural light is not just bad for your mood. It's bad for your health.Mon, 1 Sep 2014, 08:16 AM ::
  • Bankruptcies
    Pennsylvania KJH Inc., doing business as OK Cleaners, 201 Second Ave., Suite 114, Collegeville; Chapter 11; no schedules available.Mon, 1 Sep 2014, 08:14 AM ::
  • Insider Transactions
    Securities trades recently reported to the Securities and Exchange Commission by officers, directors and principal shareholders of corporations based or having sizable employment in the Philadelphia a…Mon, 1 Sep 2014, 08:13 AM ::


Legal News

Tort Talk


Drug and Device Law

  • Remand Granted . . . Claim Against Non-Diverse Sales Rep Allowed
                We don’t particularly like starting our week with an adverse decision; certainly not after a holiday weekend.  But, we seem to have stumbled upon a variety of negative decisions to report…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 02:30 PM ::
  • Help With California’s Learned Intermediary Doctrine . . . From West Virginia
    While we are often critical of federal courts that reach out to make new state law, today we commend a far-away judge for bringing California’s learned intermediary doctrine law back to its basics.  T…Fri, 29 Aug 2014, 02:14 PM ::
  • Guest Post - Not Quite a One-Two-Three Punch
    What follows is another of our occasional guest posts, this time by fellow Reed Smith attorney Danielle Devens.  As always with our guest posts, the author gets all the credit, and any blame, for the…Thu, 28 Aug 2014, 10:27 AM ::
  • ECF: Ignoring It Means Entire Case Fails
    Luddite.  Technophobe.  Fogey.  Fossil.  Geezer.  We’ve been called all of those.  We plead guilty.  We prefer matches to lighters, manual transmission to automatic, fountain pens to uniballs, and win…Wed, 27 Aug 2014, 07:30 AM ::
  • The Sound of Silence . . . Not Good for Complaints
                Appreciation of silence has probably never been as important as in this age of near constant noise and distraction – says someone who starts streaming Pandora radio the minute she hits he…Tue, 26 Aug 2014, 02:17 PM ::
  • Another Way of Getting Rid of Unjust Enrichment Claims
    We’ve seen an increase in allegations of unjust enrichment, particularly in strike suits seeking recovery of purely economic loss. A number of states don’t even recognize this theory as a separate cau…Mon, 25 Aug 2014, 03:08 PM ::
  • Dreaming The Impossible Dream
    A short history of recent implied preemption “impossibility” decisions:  (1) In Wyeth v. Levine, 555 U.S. 555 (2009), impossibility preemption did not apply to innovator prescription drugs because sim…Fri, 22 Aug 2014, 12:22 PM ::
  • A Cause for Celebration
    Happy birthday to Al Roker, who makes even a rainy day forecast seem jolly.  Happy birthday to Amy Adams, who enchanted audiences in movies as diverse as Drop Dead Gorgeous, The Fighter, and American…Fri, 22 Aug 2014, 09:31 AM ::
  • Hindsight is 20/20, And Yet Still So Blind
    Would you have bet on the Red Sox to win the 1986 World Series?  Would you have booked passage on the Titanic?  Would you have bought a ticket to see the movie Ishtar?  If someone asked us these quest…Thu, 21 Aug 2014, 05:44 PM ::
  • Plaintiffs’ Causation Case in The Zoloft MDL: Is Anything Left After A Second Daubert Opinion?
                The week after Weeks II, we are not in position to tout our prognosticating on that decision.  We had certainly hoped that a rehearing would have signaled a smarter approach to considering…Tue, 19 Aug 2014, 01:44 PM ::


Philly Record

  • CITY HALL SAM: Taney Dragons Bring Joyous End To Philly’s Summer
    The Boys of Summer on Broad Street may be struggling to reach .500, but the Boys and Girls of Summer known as the Taney Dragons riveted our city and our nation without outstanding baseball games. The…Fri, 29 Aug 2014, 11:06 AM ::
  • WALKING THE BEAT: A Peaceful End To City Workers’ Long Struggle
    BY JOE SHAY STIVALA/ The signed contract between District Council 33 and Michael NUTTER is LONG OVERDUE. The long night of waiting was so unnecessary, and leaves a bad taste to be discussed again and…Fri, 29 Aug 2014, 10:57 AM ::
  • ELEPHANT CORNER: Meehan Clambake Was Huge Success
    Last Sunday Philadelphia Republican City Committee held the 30th annual Billy Meehan Clam Bake at Cannstatter. The event had well over 500 attendees and is one of RCC’s premier fundraisers annually. R…Fri, 29 Aug 2014, 10:47 AM ::
  • Western Pa. Unions Split Over Corbett Joining Pittsburgh Labor Day Parade
    BY JOE SHAHEELI/ Gov. Tom Corbett did well with scattered organized labor support the first time he ran for governor. But this time around he finds some of that support unravelling. The Governor got a…Thu, 28 Aug 2014, 02:07 PM ::
  • OUR OPINION: Labor’s Wins And Losses
    Unions were created when workers discovered “in union there is strength”. Unions grew even though membership understood their unity often demanded sacrifices of them, up to the shedding of blood at ti…Thu, 28 Aug 2014, 12:47 PM ::
  • Penna. AFL-CIO Labor Day Message 2014
    BY RICHARD BLOOMINGDALE, President, Pennsylvania AFL-CIO/ Labor Day is our only holiday that is devoted to the working men and women of this great nation. Across Pennsylvania, thousands of workers, ma…Thu, 28 Aug 2014, 12:43 PM ::
  • Matthews At Peace With New DC 33 Contract
    BY PETE MATTHEWS, President, District Council 33/ We have a contract! The war is over. I discussed with my members not long ago in detail our ongoing battles with the City and the difficulties we’ve f…Thu, 28 Aug 2014, 12:36 PM ::
  • Sen Tartaglione Issues ALS Ice Bucket Challenge To Senate Colleagues
    State Sen. Christine M. Tartaglione (D-Kensington) is challenging the city’s State Senatorial delegation to follow her in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. She did so publicly before having a cooler of ic…Thu, 28 Aug 2014, 12:26 PM ::
  • Updated Aug. 28th
      Sep. 6-             State Sen. Anthony Williams holds Summer of Peace Event at Clark Park, 43rd & Chester Ave., 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Old-school games, free food.   Sep. 6-             Annie Havey Hosts Fl…Thu, 28 Aug 2014, 11:16 AM ::
    In our Aug. 21, 2014 issue an offensive slur was accidentally published in the Philadelphia Public Record. This shocking lapse of professional conduct occurred contrary to our editorial directives and…Sun, 24 Aug 2014, 09:15 AM ::








  • Kendrick aims to continue streak of hot pitching in Atlanta
    Justin Upton's red-hot August helped revive the Braves, and the slugger looks to lead the charge in support of lefty Mike Minor as the Braves take on Kyle Kendrick and the Phillies at Turner Field on…Mon, 1 Sep 2014, 09:00 PM ::
  • Phils 'pen shows glimpse of future in finishing no-no
    Jake Diekman, Ken Giles and Jonathan Papelbon combined to finish the no-hitter started by Cole Hamels on Monday against the Braves at Turner Field.Mon, 1 Sep 2014, 07:52 PM ::
  • Hamels feels brotherly love in combined no-hitter
    Cole Hamels tossed six no-hit innings and got help from Jake Diekman, Ken Giles and Jonathan Papelbon to record the Phillies' first combined no-no in a 7-0 victory over the Braves on Monday at Turner…Mon, 1 Sep 2014, 07:40 PM ::
  • Top prospect Franco leads Phillies' callups
    The Phillies added seven players to their roster following Monday's 7-0 win over the Braves, and one is Triple-A Lehigh Valley infielder Maikel Franco.Mon, 1 Sep 2014, 07:34 PM ::
  • Hamels in good company with combined no-no
    The Phillies decided to protect their ace by pulling Cole Hamels during a no-hitter, but the lefty was still a part of history and has plenty of time to throw a no-hitter on his own.Mon, 1 Sep 2014, 07:12 PM ::
  • 'Chooch' provides constant support behind plate
    Ruiz caught the third no-hitter of his career on Monday afternoon in a 7-0 victory over the Braves at Turner Field, although this was the first without Roy Halladay and the first that featured more th…Mon, 1 Sep 2014, 07:00 PM ::
  • Facts, figures relating to Phillies' combined no-hitter
    A few statistical nuggets related to the Phillies' combined no-hitter of the Braves on Monday afternoon in Atlanta.Mon, 1 Sep 2014, 06:37 PM ::
  • Byrd lays out in right field to preserve no-hitter
    Every no-hitter seems to have at least one memorable defensive play, and Monday's at Turner Field proved no different. Phillies right fielder Marlon Byrd made a diving catch in the third inning that n…Mon, 1 Sep 2014, 06:20 PM ::
  • Phillies dedicate no-hitter to Montgomery
    The Phillies had an emotional week with news on Thursday that team president David Montgomery would take a leave of absence to recover from jaw bone cancer surgery. So it was a nice touch Monday when…Mon, 1 Sep 2014, 06:03 PM ::
  • Phils' 12th no-no one of game's most rare
    What four Phillies pitchers joined forces to accomplish on Monday is no easy feat. Just ask some of the franchise's all-time greats.Mon, 1 Sep 2014, 05:05 PM ::


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Philadelphia Weekly

  • PW's Year of Beer: Lagunitas NightTime
    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 at Ask…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 02:05 PM ::
  • PW's Year of Beer: Moa Imperial Stout
    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 at Amer…Mon, 1 Sep 2014, 12:05 PM ::
  • PW's Year of Beer: Oskar Blues Ted FIDY
    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 at Long…Fri, 29 Aug 2014, 02:05 PM ::
  • PW's Labor Day Weekend Picks
    Friday, August 29 COMICS Katie Skelly & Meghan Turbitt If you only see two lady comic-book artists present their work for your enjoyment this week, be sure to make it Meghan Turbitt and Katie Skelly.…Fri, 29 Aug 2014, 01:23 PM ::
  • PW's Year of Beer: Founder Dissenter
    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 at Lage…Thu, 28 Aug 2014, 01:00 PM ::
  • PW's Year of Beer: Maine Beer Co. Mean Old Tom
    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 at Boas…Wed, 27 Aug 2014, 03:05 PM ::
  • A non-suicide letter, after 33 years of depression
    We’ve been talking a lot about suicide and depression since Robin Williams’ death. Writer Frank Hagen has been thinking about it since he was six. In the wake of Robin William’s highly publicized suic…Wed, 27 Aug 2014, 11:42 AM ::
  • PW's 2014 College Issue
    Welcome, college students! Many of us were you not so very long ago. So take this issue as a hello from Philly to you—and come join us on Wed., Sept. 3 for free music in Rittenhouse Square and get to…Wed, 27 Aug 2014, 11:41 AM ::
  • Philly college students, for god's sake, get off campus
    Sharing a dorm room may mean less personal space, but luckily, for new college freshmen in Philadelphia, there’s no shortage of areas in which to expand their interests. One’s college experience shoul…Wed, 27 Aug 2014, 11:34 AM ::
  • Four recent-grad job-hunting tips (from someone who's been there)
    When I was at St. Joe’s, there was one weekend toward the end of the spring semester where the entire school would congregate at Belmont Plateau for what was billed a “softball tournament.” While some…Wed, 27 Aug 2014, 11:33 AM ::


PW Arts & Culture

  • PW's Labor Day Weekend Picks
    Friday, August 29 COMICS Katie Skelly & Meghan Turbitt If you only see two lady comic-book artists present their work for your enjoyment this week, be sure to make it Meghan Turbitt and Katie Skelly.…Fri, 29 Aug 2014, 01:23 PM ::
  • Philly college students, for god's sake, get off campus
    Sharing a dorm room may mean less personal space, but luckily, for new college freshmen in Philadelphia, there’s no shortage of areas in which to expand their interests. One’s college experience shoul…Wed, 27 Aug 2014, 11:34 AM ::
  • Mauckingbird Theatre's "Mix" not to be missed
    In lieu of a full stage production for Mauckingbird Theatre Company’s late-summer program in their seventh season, Peter Reynolds, his partner, Brandon McShaffrey, and their third amigo, Lindsay Mauck…Wed, 27 Aug 2014, 10:45 AM ::
  • Calendar: Aug. 27-Sept. 3
    Wednesday, August 27 STAGE Reconciled Written, directed and produced by Carshena Eunice Baker, the play is set in a town comprised of nosy neighbors, overbearing mother-in-laws, a busybody preacher’s…Tue, 26 Aug 2014, 05:43 PM ::
  • Calendar: August 20-27
    Wednesday, August 20 MUSIC PW’s Concerts in the Park Rittenhouse Square transforms into a free outdoor concert this week featuring Pablo Batista and the Mambo Syndicate, Worldtown Sound System and DJ…Wed, 20 Aug 2014, 01:04 PM ::
  • How a persecuted dance genius bound Ukraine to Philly
    October 1977, Philadelphia: They stood outside the Locust Street Theatre in their Sunday best, men in suits with Ukrainian flag pins on their lapels, women in wool coats over dresses and colorful embr…Wed, 20 Aug 2014, 11:41 AM ::
  • PW's Weekend Picks: Finding Fela, Franklin Flea and more!
    Friday, August 15 SCREEN Finding Fela Award-winning director Alex Gibney is known for his heavy-hitting documentaries—Enron: The Smartest Guys in the Room, Taxi to the Dark Side, Gonzo: The Life and W…Fri, 15 Aug 2014, 12:47 PM ::
  • Odd man Matt McCusker raves over comedians at Oddball Fest
    Comedian Matt McCusker recently joked to local comedy site that after losing in the finals of Helium Comedy Club’s “Philly’s Phunniest” contest a couple years back, his father asked him to…Wed, 13 Aug 2014, 03:12 PM ::
  • Calendar: August 13-20
    Wed., August 13 MUSIC PW’s Concerts in the Park With summer winding down, there’s still plenty of time to enjoy Philadelphia’s parks; this month, Philadelphia Weekly makes it easy to do just that whil…Wed, 13 Aug 2014, 10:49 AM ::
  • PW's Weekend Picks: Aug. 8-10
    Friday, August 8 MUSIC King Britt and Dozia’s Back2Basics Reunion Yes, it’s Back2Basics’ triumphant return! King Britt and Dozia Blakey’s iconic party—born in 1990 at Silk City, with a two-night-a-wee…Fri, 8 Aug 2014, 04:12 PM ::


NewsWorks Arts & Culture

  • 17 shows I want to see at the 2014 Fringe Festival
    It’s a crap shoot – and that’s one of the best things about the Fringe Festival. So often, you don’t know what you’re going to get. It could be cutting-edge and terrific, or dull-bladed and bland. Or…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 09:40 AM ::
  • Pig masks, juggling and more: Your guide to Fringe in Northwest Philly [Part 1 of 2]
    For Roxborough native Sean Connolly, it all got started when a trip to an Edinburgh hotel room turned out to be much creepier than he bargained for.Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 07:30 AM ::
  • Photos of the 2014 Delaware Valley Bluegrass Festival
    South Jersey is genuine farmland and in many ways feels more rural and southern than many places south of New Jersey.  It's a perfect setting for a gathering of blue grass and country western music af…Sun, 31 Aug 2014, 02:18 PM ::
  • Bethany Beach lays summer to rest
    Jazz funerals are typically associated more with New Orleans than Delaware.  But the quiet beach town of Bethany Beach will become a little more lively this weekend as residents hold the 29th Annual B…Fri, 29 Aug 2014, 03:26 PM ::
  • Spruce Street Harbor Park will pop up again in 2015
    The Spruce Street Harbor Park, floating on the Delaware River near Penn's Landing, has extended its residency for an extra month, and it will pop-up again next summer.Fri, 29 Aug 2014, 01:45 PM ::
  • Why parts of West Philly not getting the boost from attracting artists
    The West Philadelphia neighborhoods of Mantua and Powelton Village have a surprisingly large arts sector, says a new study by Drexel University. But that arts sector is underutilized.Fri, 29 Aug 2014, 01:09 PM ::
  • Bryn Mawr school discouraging young players from heading soccer ball
    A Bryn Mawr school is taking dramatic steps to protect its student athletes. The Shipley School has become one of the first in the nation to discourage middle-school students from heading balls in soc…Fri, 29 Aug 2014, 10:10 AM ::
  • Seaside Heights iconic carousel may be nearing its final spin
    As this summer unofficially comes to a close this weekend, it may be the last summer for the historic carousel on the boardwalk in Seaside Heights, New Jersey. Having survived hurricanes and fires, th…Thu, 28 Aug 2014, 02:33 PM ::

University Life

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Temple University

  • University responds, debate remains
    After President Theobald announced a university investigation, students remain discontented. The post University responds, debate remains appeared first on The Temple News.Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 08:10 AM ::
  • Foley out as track administrator, university investigates claims
    Patrick O’Connor said Temple is examining details from last week’s track & field report. The post Foley out as track administrator, university investigates claims appeared first on The Temple News.…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 07:30 AM ::
  • Housing faces a deficit
    The future budget for residential life remains in the red. The post Housing faces a deficit appeared first on The Temple News.Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 05:10 AM ::
  • Title IX complaint remains unresolved
    A complaint argued the university has not given equal opportunity for male athletes. The post Title IX complaint remains unresolved appeared first on The Temple News.Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 04:10 AM ::
  • Philly sees brain gain
    Graduates from local colleges and universities have increasingly chosen to stay in Philadelphia after receiving their diplomas. The post Philly sees brain gain appeared first on The Temple News.Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 04:10 AM ::
  • University participates in economic growth campaign
    Retaining graduates in the area is one of the campaign’s main goals. The post University participates in economic growth campaign appeared first on The Temple News.Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 03:10 AM ::
  • Disabilities office launches electronic application program
    MyDRS makes it easier for students with disabilities to file for academic accomodations. The post Disabilities office launches electronic application program appeared first on The Temple News.Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 02:10 AM ::
  • Issues linger at The View
    With occupancy filled, residents shared their observations of the security gaps and maintenance issues. The post Issues linger at The View appeared first on The Temple News.Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 01:51 AM ::
  • Teacher’s union set to negotiate altered contract
    TAUP hopes to reach renegotiations by discussion, not demands. The post Teacher’s union set to negotiate altered contract appeared first on The Temple News.Wed, 27 Aug 2014, 02:30 PM ::
  • Theobald addresses Welcome Week altercation
    The president announced a university investigation into an alleged punch during Temple Fest, reportedly sparked by a heated debate. The post Theobald addresses Welcome Week altercation appeared first…Wed, 27 Aug 2014, 12:02 AM ::



Geekadelphia - Tech

Technically Philly

City Life


Philadelphia Speaks

  • Direct TV Blimp
    Ok that's freaky. I look out my window and there in all it's glory is a blimp saying direct tv. It's kind of low if you ask me. Everytime i...Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 01:57 PM ::
  • Automotive Air Scoops-Improved MPG?
    Lacking a motorhead thread, allow me to stretch this to Technology, albeit lo-Tech. Automotive Air Scoops - Is this a poor man's or passive turbo...Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 01:41 PM ::
  • Westrum construction - 31 Brewertown
    I find it interesting that Westrum is stacking the modular homes on stilts, Jersey Shore style. Modulars are not new to the SG/Fairmount/Brewertown...Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 01:37 PM ::
  • This Big Celebrity Nekked Pic Leak
    Leaked nude celebrity photos had been on internet black market for a WEEK | Mail Online...Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 11:19 AM ::
  • Guess who just flipped their house and made a killing?!
    Point Breeze Anti-Gentrification Activist Flips Her House For a $104,000 Gain -PDQ...Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 10:41 AM ::
  • Start deporting Russian immigrants
    Deportation of Russians seems to be the legal way to Ethnically Cleanse the US. Send them back on Aeroflot!Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 09:38 AM ::
  • Award Cleaner Goes Up in Flames
    See story.... huge loss for the community Roxborough Fire Destroys Family-Owned Dry-Cleaning Business - FOX 29 News Philadelphia | WTXF-TV...Mon, 1 Sep 2014, 09:15 PM ::
  • September 10th Happy Hour Party at Rembrandt's - for the Fairmount CDC Executive Directors
    If you're not doing anything from 5:30pm to 7:30pm (or later) on Wednesday, September 10th, stop by Rembrandt's at 23rd and Aspen Streets, to meet...Mon, 1 Sep 2014, 07:05 PM ::
  • Jury Duty Question
    This one may be out there but here goes. I wear a fitness monitor on my arm and want to know if I would be permitted to wear it during jury duty. ...Mon, 1 Sep 2014, 04:00 PM ::
  • commenter paully8204 - Bot or Not?
    Could this be a bot? --quote-- paully8204 • 30 minutes ago **in this times of health safety please consider avoid this area for hazards from the...Mon, 1 Sep 2014, 03:47 PM ::


Reddit Philly


Hidden City Phila

  • Coworking Firm Announces Two New Philly Locations
    40K more square-feet of office space by year’s end, ZBA says no to another story for off-campus housing, Sixers going 3D, department store to reopen in the Northeast, and the demolition that nearly wa…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 11:12 AM ::
  • What Lies Beyond The Blue Horizon? The Fabled Venue’s Future In Doubt
    The clock is ticking to save the Blue Horizon. Michael Buozis walks us through the details of how one of the greatest venues in boxing history ended up on a hotel developer's chopping blockTue, 2 Sep 2014, 10:22 AM ::
  • The Physical & Political Importance Of Goldtex
    Loft District conversion project finally complete, Manayunk parish to preserve historic church, Temple professor talks ’64 riot, major mixed-use for NoLibs, and previewing Greenfest Philly 2014Fri, 29 Aug 2014, 12:00 PM ::
  • Ruminating On Lost Columbia Avenue
    In this third installment in our series, Ethan Wallace examines the long term effects the Columbia Avenue riot has had on this weary section of North Philadelphia. Dubbed an extinction event, Wallace…Fri, 29 Aug 2014, 10:49 AM ::
  • ‘Scared Half To Death,’ Reporter Says
    Today marks the 50th anniversary of the Columbia Avenue riot. For the second installment of our series, we have a first person account by Philadelphia Evening Bulletin reporter William Naulty, who was…Thu, 28 Aug 2014, 11:35 AM ::
  • Roxborough Sawmill Preserves An Old Industrial Aesthetic
    One man's mission to preserve the physical history of industrial Philadelphia, groundbreaking for Rodin Square, street mural requested for Triangles Plaza, the genesis of JFK and 30th Street Station,…Thu, 28 Aug 2014, 11:32 AM ::
  • Bridesburg, Riverfront Neighborhood Now With Riverfront Access
    With a land swap championed by Councilman Bobby Henon, Philadelphia gained a win-win scenario with the expansion of Dietz & Watson's facilities and a new riverfront park. Plan Philly's Jared Brey and…Thu, 28 Aug 2014, 09:57 AM ::
  • Rodeph Shalom As A Beacon On North Broad
    A look at the historic Jewish synagogue’s expansion, the economic importance of bike lanes, Suzanne Roberts Theater gets $2.5 million boost, remembering the Philadelphia Trades School, and approvals f…Wed, 27 Aug 2014, 01:02 PM ::
  • Spruce Street Harbor Park To Remain Open Extra Month (Updated)
    The overwhelming success of the pop-up park convinces officials to keep the party goingWed, 27 Aug 2014, 11:28 AM ::
  • When Columbia Avenue Erupted
    This Friday marks the 50th anniversary of the Columbia Avenue riot, an incident that would deeply impact North Philadelphia and the politics of the city for decades to come. When Columbia Avenue Erupt…Wed, 27 Aug 2014, 09:36 AM ::

Philly Chit Chat


  • Introducing The Turnaround
    Summer greetings, summer babes. Just wanted to give a little heads up that I got a thing happening, a happenin’ happenin’. It’s a photography show at Gravy Studio & Gallery in Kensington, and it opens…Thu, 24 Jul 2014, 10:08 AM ::
  • Independence Pass 2014: Brad Maule
    There’s nothing to it, really. No agenda, no mission, no checklist — nothing but the serendipity SEPTA might bring you riding it where it goes. At least that’s been my approach to the Independence Pas…Fri, 27 Jun 2014, 05:17 PM ::
  • Independence Pass 2014: Steve Weinik
    (View map larger HERE.) I can’t give you a compelling narrative to frame the shape of my Independence Pass trip. My plans were loose and I mostly ignored them. By 7pm, I’d ridden 45 miles by bus, trai…Thu, 26 Jun 2014, 03:11 PM ::
  • Independence Pass 2014: Steve Ives
    “We hit em like the El at 60th and Market.” —Black Thought of The Roots, “Adrenaline” I waited until the most personal part of one of the most Philly songs ever written to begin my voyage across Phila…Wed, 25 Jun 2014, 07:18 AM ::
  • Independence Pass 2014: Chris Dougherty
    View Larger Map Getting there?: SEPTA and mobility across our regional divides — an update The day after our second installment of the Independence Pass, locomotive engineers, conductors and electrici…Tue, 24 Jun 2014, 04:20 PM ::

Philly Mag

  • Now Online: Philly’s Best Of Wellness and Fitness
    August and September are fun ones for us here at Philly Mag. With our Best of Philly issue hitting stands in August and our Be Well Philly print issue coming out in September (more on that in a bit),…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 04:50 PM ::
  • Morgan’s Pier Launches Pumpkin Week
    Well at least Morgan’s Pier waited until September for Pumpkin Week. The riverfront bar is offering $10 pumpkin beer flights from now until Sunday, September 7th. Also, there will be pumpkin-themed fo…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 04:16 PM ::
  • Happy Bourbon Heritage Month!
    So weird that we’d have a whole month to celebrate a bunch of 16th century French and Spanish kings. I mean, Henry the IV? He was a good guy. Made a lot of work for portrait painters. Penned the Edict…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 04:15 PM ::
  • The Tiny Running Accessory Philly Runners Need Like Whoa
    Here’s how I know summer’s over: The sidewalks in Center City, which have been relatively abandoned (read: peaceful) these past few weeks, are once again jammed with pedestrians, strollers, dogs and,…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 03:45 PM ::
  • Chaka Fattah Jr. Talks Gambling, His Congressman Dad, the IRS
    It’s a crazy time to be Chaka Fattah Jr. He’s facing federal charges for tax evasion. He’s suing the IRS for $10 million (complaint below). And his dad, Congressman Chaka Fattah, is under investigatio…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 03:42 PM ::
  • McNabb Not Yet Sold On Foles
    Donovan McNabb has seen Nick Foles start 16 games, but he’s not ready to say the Eagles have found themselves a franchise quarterback. “That’s the big question. I really can’t answer that at this part…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 03:39 PM ::
  • WATCH: Bradley Cooper, John Legend and The Roots Team Up for Eagles Campaign Video
    The Philadelphia Eagles released the latest video in its #FlyEaglesFly campaign, a new series of ads designed to promote the local NFL team’s upcoming season. This time around the video, called “Every…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 03:37 PM ::
  • Is Mayor Nutter Making Nice on Pot Decriminalization?
    It looks as though Mayor Nutter is charting a new course on pot decriminalization. Newsworks reports that the mayor — who still has several weeks to veto or approve City Council’s decriminalization bi…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 03:15 PM ::
  • 5 Gay Things to Do in Philly This Week: Needles Jones Gets Roasted, Superhero Costume Ball, Dolly Meets Meryl, and More
    The post 5 Gay Things to Do in Philly This Week: Needles Jones Gets Roasted, Superhero Costume Ball, Dolly Meets Meryl, and More appeared first on Philadelphia Magazine.Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 03:13 PM ::
  • This Week’s Obsession: These Are Our Favorite Boots For Fall
    Go on. Give your strappy sandals one more spin around the block. Then set your sights to fall footwear, which is just as covetable. My pick for fall’s best boots? These beauties, which are more like h…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 02:52 PM ::


  • Attend Helium Comedy Club’s Table Read Of Rocky
    Artwork by G. LADEIRA We have a pair of FREE tickets to The Helium Comedy Club Table Read: Rocky Screenplay on Wednesday September 3rd at 8 pm. Eat, drink, laugh-until-you-pee-your-pants as eight of P…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 04:06 PM ::
  • BEING THERE: Fire On The Mountain
    Mount Tavurvur, Papa New Guinea by GREGORY WONG via RADIO AUSTRALIATue, 2 Sep 2014, 02:21 PM ::
  • BREAKING: Video Emerges Of Michael Sotloff, Kidnapped War Correspondent, Beheaded By ISIS
      NEW YORK TIMES: The Islamic State in Iraq and Syria has beheaded Steven Joel Sotloff, the second American executed by the Islamic militant group, and posted a video of it on the Internet, the SITE I…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 01:51 PM ::
  • NPR 4 THE DEAF: We Hear It Even When You Can’t
      SOUND OPINIONS: Benjamin Booker has caused a stir in the indie rock world by melding the blues, punk and soul with a signature rasp. Fresh off the heels of his national television debut on Late Nigh…Mon, 1 Sep 2014, 10:00 PM ::
  • CONTEST: Win Tix To See The Trip To Italy
    Dunno about you but we here at Phawker could watch Steve Coogan and Rob Brydal act like petulant man-babies as they road trip across Europe doing their Michael Caine-offs until the cows come home. If…Fri, 29 Aug 2014, 04:56 PM ::
  • CINEMA: This One Goes Out To…
    THE ONE I LOVE (2014, directed by Charlie McDowell, 91 minutes, U.S.) BY DAN BUSKIRK FILM CRITIC The One I Love is a fresh little comic fantasy, a Twilight Zone/Curb Your Enthusiasm mix that reminds u…Fri, 29 Aug 2014, 02:57 PM ::
  • NEW POLL: Tom Corbett Is Still Totally F*cked
    Graphic courtesy of the MORNING CALL MORNING CALL: Republican Gov. Tom Corbett remains far behind his Democratic rival Tom Wolf despite spending millions of dollars on television commercials this summ…Fri, 29 Aug 2014, 04:41 AM ::
    Artwork by TWO MONIES Presently on phone with this fellow discussing the making of The Blue Album and other things Weezer as you read this. In the mean time, check this out… From Toronto via Neptune.…Thu, 28 Aug 2014, 05:18 PM ::
  • ARTSY: There Goes The Eraserhood
    David Lynch and Jack Fisk in Philadelphia 1967 by C.K. WILLIAMS NEW YORK TIMES: Mr. Fisk persuaded his friend to join him at Pennsylvania Academy in January 1966. “At the academy, everybody I met was…Thu, 28 Aug 2014, 05:11 PM ::
  • SPOON: Inside Out
    Spoon plays MADE IN AMERICA on Sunday August 31st. RELATED: I think Anheuser-Busch should eat the cost of putting on Made in America and make it a free concert, and Jay-Z is the one person who could c…Thu, 28 Aug 2014, 03:54 PM ::


Shmitten Kitten

  • 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 ::
  • Flippin' Our Shades At Author and Blogger Samantha Irby
    pic swiped from Curbside SplendorSamantha Irby is my favorite writer. Her blog, B…Fri, 25 Jul 2014, 03:34 PM ::
  • 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 ::
  • Pics and Vids: Finally, An Honest Wedding RSVP Card
    Happy wedding season, everyone!via Wed, 14 May 2014, 10:22 AM ::
  • Flippin' Our Shades at Comedian Chip Chantry
    By day, Chip Chantry is a fourth grade teacher. But by night, well, he's still a fourth grade teacher, however he does stand up comedy too! He won Helium Comedy Club's Philly's Phunniest 2013 competit…Tue, 13 May 2014, 01:50 PM ::




Real Estate

Naked Philly

  • Former Mildred Space Turning to Offices?
    Twould be a shameMr. Fox CommentsA few years ago, James closed after five successful years at 824 S. 8th St. when their lease ended. And we wondered what would replace this popular restaurant, located…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 04:06 PM ::
  • New Tenant Coming Soon on Girard?
    Joining the fray on the corridorLou Mancinelli CommentsIn Fishtown, the 300 block of East Girard keeps on popping with new projects. Such is the case at 315 E Girard Ave. where last month workers were…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 02:04 PM ::
  • New Yawk Market Invading South Street?
    Actually explains a lotMr. Fox CommentsThe bottom of Abbotts Square on the 200 block of South Street has mystified us of late. Most of the little stores on the block's north side have closed or moved…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 11:11 AM ::
  • Plans for Another New Home Near Vegan Cafe
    Whole area has experienced mini-boomMr. Fox CommentsSeveral years ago, a fire ravaged 405 Greenwich St., and the remnants of the home remained for a couple of years. By 2012, thankfully, the blighted…Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 08:34 AM ::
  • Awesome Murals Appear on North 2nd Street
    After a building is demolishedMr. Fox CommentsEarlier this year, a really nice building on the southwest corner of 2nd & Poplar was demolished. It had been vacant for many years despite the improving…Sat, 30 Aug 2014, 01:56 PM ::
  • Large Passyunk Avenue Spaces Waiting For Action
    One has been vacant a long timeMr. Fox CommentsThe 1800 block of E. Passyunk Ave. is seeing some action of late, and there's still room for more. At 1805-09 E. Passyunk Ave., the Saint Jude Shop close…Fri, 29 Aug 2014, 02:16 PM ::
  • Ingersoll Commons Started Construction
    Affordable housing near TempleMr. Fox CommentsIt was almost two years ago that we first told you about Ingersoll Commons, a ten home affordable housing development from Community Ventures on the 1600…Fri, 29 Aug 2014, 11:28 AM ::
  • Another Apartment Building Under Construction Near 40th & Baring
    Student housing on parade!Lou Mancinelli CommentsAn example of spillover development is taking place right now along N. 40th St. between Baring and Spring Garden Streets in University City. You may re…Fri, 29 Aug 2014, 08:44 AM ::
  • East Kensington's "White Elephant" Building is Under Construction
    After years of blight and vacancyMr. Fox CommentsAt Front & Jasper in East Kensington, residents have long stared at the vacant former Bromley carpet mill, hoping for redevelopment and praying that it…Thu, 28 Aug 2014, 04:04 PM ::
  • 31st Street Triplex Has a Boring Present
    But it's got a possibly exciting futureMr. Fox CommentsWe've seen student housing sprout up all over West Philly in recent years. We've seen it in a concentrated area near 40th & Baring. And we've als…Thu, 28 Aug 2014, 11:00 AM ::

Plan Philly


Curbed Philly






Philly Insider

  • Fuel coming to the Main Line
    Rocco Cima said he has signed a lease at 5 W. Lancaster Ave., the former Sneaky Pete's athletic-apparel store, and hopes to open in January.Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 02:43 PM ::
  • Bud & Marilyn's coming to 13th and Locust
    Marcie Turney and Valerie Safran have American in mind for the corner space beneath the Independent Hotel at 13th and Locust Streets that briefly had Rhino Bar.Tue, 2 Sep 2014, 11:42 AM ::
  • 'Outrageous' food: A shout-out for the Philly Taco recognizes a Philadelphia street food staple. It's a cheesesteak rolled inside a slice of pizza.Sun, 31 Aug 2014, 03:30 PM ::
  • Bareburger joins Center City burger scene
    What is New York-bred Daniel Kemelman doing on Walnut Street, opening a restaurant at age 23?Sun, 31 Aug 2014, 06:24 AM ::
  • Kai: Sushi specialist in Market East
    Kenny Poon - whose restaurant holdings include Ken Shin Asian Diner in Nortthern Liberties and Tea-Do in Chinatown - is behind Kai, a snug Japanese spot at 12 S. 10th St., filling in for the former Bu…Fri, 29 Aug 2014, 04:14 PM ::
  • 35 ex-workers sue Farmers' Cabinet owners
    Thirty-five former employees of Matt and Colleen Swartz's crumbled bar empire have gone to Common Pleas Court to seek a total of about $100,000 in wages.Wed, 27 Aug 2014, 01:37 PM ::
  • Scarduzio to Newtown Square - and that's it
    The chef/operator is bowing out of Atlantic City as well as a planned South Philadelphia restaurant.Tue, 26 Aug 2014, 06:53 PM ::
  • Next on 'Hell's Kitchen': 4 competitors from Philly
    Catch Sade Dancy, Denine Giordano, Jennifer Salhoff, and Ashley Sherman on the little screen this fall.Tue, 26 Aug 2014, 06:39 PM ::
  • Lorenzo & Sons opening in West Chester
    Lorenzo & Sons - the South Street pizzeria famed for its 28-inch pies and its appeal among late-night bar crawlers - is opening a location in West Chester.Mon, 25 Aug 2014, 01:46 PM ::
  • Nu, Abe Fisher? The latest restaurant from Solomonov and Cook
    Steve Cook and Michael Solomonov have set Tuesday, Sept. 2 for the opening of Abe Fisher, next to their new hummus spot, Dizengoff, at 1623 Sansom St. Reservations are now live at OpenTable.Mon, 25 Aug 2014, 11:55 AM ::