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  • Returning soldier surprises family
    A Northampton County football field was the stage for an emotional, surprise reunion between a local solider and his son.John Fries just returned home after serving 9 months in Afghanistan.Just as th…Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 06:35 PM ::
  • Police ask for help find thieves stealing tires, rims
    Allentown police are asking people keep their eyes open.Thieves are stealing wheels off of cars.Video sent into 69 News from a viewer shows a car in the city's east side that had its rims and tires s…Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 06:33 PM ::
  • Community rallies as "Barret Proud"
    A Canadensis, Monroe County woman is behind a grassroots effort to help the Barrett Police Department in the search for Eric Frein. A group of local women are heading up an effort to help get Frein o…Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 06:32 PM ::
  • Rocky Horror Picture Show now at the Bucks County Playhouse
    Old Castles, an young innocent couple..a transvestite. It's the perfect mix for Halloween or the makeup.The Rocky Horror Picture show.The Cult Classic is now on the stage and being preformed at the B…Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 06:09 PM ::
  • Wilson man dead after chase, police-involved shooting in Easton
    Cries for justice after a man is shot by police following a hot pursuit in Northampton County. Officers opened fire on the Wilson man when officials say he failed to surrender and rammed a police cru…Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 05:37 PM ::
  • Police: Stolen vehicle not used by Frein
    Police say they've determined that a car stolen in Pennsylvania's Pocono Mountains is not linked to the man being sought for the killing of a Pennsylvania state trooper. Pennsylvania State Police spo…Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 10:54 AM ::
  • Haunted Hugh Moore Park event kicks off
    A new Halloween event in Easton kicked off Friday night.Haunted Hugh Moore Park is a new event hosted by the City of Easton and the Delaware and Lehigh National Heritage Corridor. Visitors begin the…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 11:36 PM ::
  • Reading Royals eager to play for home fans
    The Reading Royals are back in town and ready for a fresh start to this season.Big weekend. It has been a long time coming. Our whole summer has been based on increasing and enhancing the fan experie…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 11:20 PM ::
  • Local judge dies
    Officials in Pennsylvania are mourning the loss of a Monroe County judge.Ronald Vican died Friday.He was a senior judge for the Monroe County Court of Common Pleas.The court's president judge says Vi…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 10:49 PM ::
  • Woman pleads guilty in animal cruelty case
    A Northampton County woman has pleaded guilty to animal cruelty: officials say she allowed more than 100 animals to live in a filthy shed.The Pennsylvania SPCA says Roseanne Yost, 47, of Upper Nazare…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 10:47 PM ::



  • Officials hail widened New Jersey Turnpike stretch
    CRANBURY, N.J. - In a collective sigh of relief, top state leaders met outside a New Jersey Turnpike service area Friday morning to hail a long-anticipated expansion of the major roadway that is expec…Sun, 26 Oct 2014, 12:00 AM ::
  • Superintendent: Tip led to hazing inquiry at C.B. West
    The alleged hazing that roiled the Central Bucks School District and led officials to cut short the Central Bucks West High School football season occurred at an Aug. 16 picnic for players, coaches, a…Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 09:11 AM ::
  • Washington school gunman was Homecoming prince, students say
    A student recently crowned freshman class homecoming prince opened fire inside a high school cafeteria Friday near Seattle, killing one student and injuring at least four others before taking his own…Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 08:46 AM ::
  • Ebola in spotlight in Washington and New York
    WASHINGTON - The dangers confronting health-care workers who treat Ebola patients took center stage Friday in the nation's capital and in America's largest city.Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 01:35 AM ::
  • Merlino must return to prison for four months
    Former Philadelphia mob boss Joseph Skinny Joey Merlino's new gig as maitre d' and host of a Boca Raton, Fla., restaurant that bears his name will have to wait four months.Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 01:35 AM ::
  • Doctor tests positive for Ebola virus in New York
    A New York physician who recently returned from the front lines of the Ebola epidemic in West Africa has tested positive for the deadly virus, say two U.S. government officials.Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 01:37 AM ::
    Local Liberians make movie on Ebola for homeland. B1.Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 01:34 AM ::


Delco Times

  • Delco lends hand to search for lost dog
    PHILADELPHIA >> For the past two Saturdays, Havertown residents Jim and Renee Gibbs traveled to North Philadelphia to help search for a dog they have never met.They had also never met the dogs owner,…Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 11:24 PM ::
  • Delco officials learn lessons from Ferguson
    MEDIA >> Building One Pennsylvania, part of a national initiative, is comprised of local elected, school, faith and civic leaders who address problems common to the region's communities. The group was…Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 11:23 PM ::
  • Philadelphia airport simulates mass casualty incident
    By Kathleen E. >> A woman wept, her body draped over a suitcase on the tarmac of Taxiway Z at the Philadelphia International Airport Saturday. Nearby, a ma…Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 10:49 PM ::
  • Happy endings: Hero meets the baby he saved from drowning
    RIDLEY TOWNSHIP >> A father of two sons, John Lewis Jr. knows he would want the opportunity to personally thank anyone who came to the aid of his children.For that reason, Lewis, 41, of Eddystone, cam…Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 10:42 PM ::
  • Sound Off for Sunday
    DEER METhank you to the many people who stop by the tank farms on Cherry Tree Road to feed us. It's very much appreciated and life-saving. I would like, since Halloween is coming, for the people who a…Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 10:27 PM ::
  • Editorial: Pa. Legislature caves in to the NRA
    For years, the state Legislature has been denigrated as a do-nothing body, more intent on playing political games and posturing for re-election than doing anything to improve the lot of residents.Our…Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 10:24 PM ::
  • Ed Gebhart: How one Delco family lived the American Dream
    First of Two PartsIt's rather rare when a family-owned enterprise stays in business for more than 50 or 60 years. It's just as rare, or maybe even rarer, when a third generation of that family still i…Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 10:20 PM ::
  • Football: Cleary's catch gives Garnet Valley win over Haverford in thriller
    CONCORD >> When the game was on the line, Garnet Valley quarterback Steve Flanagan knew he could count on one teammate to make a huge play.Flanagan targeted fellow senior Tom Cleary as Garnet Valley h…Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 05:22 AM ::
  • Former Delco priest faces child porn charges
    Chester County detectives have arrested a 55-year-old priest who formerly served at three Delaware County parishes, for possessing and electronically distributing child pornography via email and Insta…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 11:36 PM ::
  • Philly man acquitted of attempted murder, convicted of assaulting cop
    MEDIA COURTHOUSE >> A 31-year-old Philadelphia man was acquitted of attempted murder Friday for a September 2013 gun battle that played out a residential street with a Sharon Hill police officer.Brand…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 11:35 PM ::


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  • Real estate transactions
    WHITPAINRosemarie Gorman, David F. Maguire, Frances C. Pisani To James M. Morrissey, Michelle D. Morrissey, 8. Stenton Ave, $389,900Earl D. Bill, Jo-ann Bill To Maria C. Frank, Robert E. Frank, Paula…Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 08:01 PM ::
  • West Norriton holds Halloween parade
    West Norriton hosted its annual Halloween parade Saturday at Norristown Area High School. The festivities featured a performance by the East Norriton Middle School Marching Band Drum Section and, of c…Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 06:28 PM ::
  • Happy homecoming for Methacton
    Methacton High School celebrated its homecoming Saturday with 56-12 victory over Pottstown. At halftime, Methacton quarterback Conner Derrickson was crowned homecoming king and Monica Huber homecoming…Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 06:11 PM ::
  • Local health care providers ponder Ebola preparedness
    NORRISTOWN >> Ebola. The mere mention of the word evokes panic and fear for many, and a head-scratching connotation of overblown hysteria in others. Ever since it made its way to American shores, a ha…Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 05:52 PM ::
  • Police investigate fatal two-car crash in East Norriton
    EAST NORRITON >> Police are investigating the cause of a fatal two-vehicle crash that occurred shortly after 9 p.m. Friday in the 300 block of East Germantown Pike. According to preliminary reports, a…Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 05:12 PM ::
  • Spring-Ford administrators to get new contracts; details unknown
    LIMERICK >> New four-year superintendent and assistant superintendent contracts are on the agenda for Monday night's Spring-Ford Area School Board meeting.David Goodin and Allyn Roche, Spring-Ford's c…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 06:54 PM ::
  • Montgomery County applies for grant to prepare for oil spills
    NORRISTOWN >> The Montgomery County commissioners have approved to release funds for the Department of Public Safety to apply for a $13,450 grant that would provide training to county personnel in pre…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 05:33 PM ::
  • PHOTOS: Methacton High School holds Homecoming Pep Rally
    WORCESTER >> Students at Methacton High School participated in a Homecoming Pep Rally Friday at the school.View a photo gallery of the pep rally here:, 24 Oct 2014, 04:21 PM ::
  • AUTO RACING: Pocono Raceway receives $1 million grant for improvements
    This raceway is a major tourism catalyst for Pennsylvania bringing in tourism dollars from neighboring states and around the country, said Corbett. This investment will help ensure the safety of event…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 04:19 PM ::
  • Norristown resident turns heads on custom bicycle
    NORRISTOWN >> If you live in, or travel through Norristown, you've probably seen Richard Shoates, gliding high above the roof lines of most vehicles as he rides his one-of-a-kind red, white and blue b…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 03:58 PM ::



Phila Business Journal

Inquirer Business

  • Legal fight over Revel's unpaid debts to A.C.
    Lawyers for Atlantic City and the bankrupt Revel Casino Hotel are locked in an intensifying battle over as much as $30 million that Revel owes for property taxes and penalties.Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 01:35 AM ::
  • Business news in brief
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  • Reprieve for Phila. taxi owners after insurer's failure
    Taxi owners scrambled Friday to find replacement liability insurance after a major insurer failed, but the threat of immediate grounding of one-quarter of the city's taxi fleet was lifted.Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 01:33 AM ::
  • Strong earnings boost the markets
    NEW YORK - The stock market closed out its best week in nearly two years on a positive note Friday, helped by strong quarterly earnings from Microsoft and other big U.S. companies.Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 01:33 AM ::
  • Pa. to pay $1.82 billion to replace, maintain 558 bridges
    For a $1.82 billion project to replace 558 highway bridges over three years, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation on Friday chose Plenary Walsh Keystone Partners of Toronto. The team will man…Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 01:33 AM ::
  • Icahn: Taj Mahal seems like a goner
    ATLANTIC CITY - Carl Icahn says the struggling Trump Taj Mahal casino hotel will almost certainly close. The would-be purchaser said Thursday night that the casino's finances are dire.Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 12:30 AM ::
  • Comcast revenues up 4 percent in Q3
    Third-quarter revenue at Comcast Corp. rose 4 percent, to $16.8 billion, and net income soared 50 percent, to $2.6 billion, as the company added 315,000 high-speed Internet customers and shed 81,000 T…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 08:59 AM ::
  • Shoppers check out Century 21 in Center City
    On its first day open to the shopping public, Century 21's new Philadelphia department store was hopping Thursday with a curious lunchtime crowd of men and women, young millennials with dyed hair, mot…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 06:04 AM ::
  • Corporate philantrophy taking a new path
    Gerard Sweeney has jumped out of an airplane, so maybe rappelling down the side of his company's 31-story building for charity wasn't such a big deal.Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 05:26 AM ::
  • Business news in brief
    Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 01:38 AM ::


Legal News

Tort Talk


Drug and Device Law

  • Removal May Prove Difficult for Compounding Pharmacies
                Like pharmaceutical and medical device manufacturers, it is not surprising that compounding pharmacies facing personal injury/products liability litigation prefer the typically more defen…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 01:12 PM ::
  • Without Failure To Warn, Other Claims Collapse
    The key to appreciating the latest order granting summary judgment for the defense in the Ortho-Evra birth control patch MDL is to start with the order’s last paragraph:The Court has found that the De…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 10:56 AM ::
  • Daimler (Bauman) As a Removal Tool in Multi-Plaintiff Cases
    Here’s another guest post, by Richard Dean and Peter Reed of Tucker Ellis.  They describe a successful combination (what we might call a “one-two punch” if that phrase were not already taken) of lack…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 09:14 AM ::
  • On “Right To Try” Legislation
    Since the beginning of 2014, five states that we know of have enacted what is called “Right to Try” statutes.  See Ariz. R.S.A. §36-1311 to -1314; Colo. R.S.A. §§25-45-101 to -108; La. R.S. §1300.381-…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 02:52 PM ::
  • M.D. Fla. Double Trouble on Fraudulent Joinder
    What the deuce is it about today?  The date is made up of two 2’s.  Today is the 76th birthday of two of our favorite, though couldn’t-be-more-different, actors:  Derek Jacobi (I, Claudius/Last Tango…Wed, 22 Oct 2014, 07:30 AM ::
  • Georgia Court Takes a Holistic Approach to Pleading
                Holism is a concept modernly used most commonly in medicine –treating both the body and the mind.  We don’t see it too often in legal parlance as it’s come to be associated with a somewha…Tue, 21 Oct 2014, 12:44 PM ::
  • ACI’s Drug & Medical Device Litigation Conference – Shameless Plug
    In a first for the DDLaw Blog, we’re an official Media Partner for the American Conference Institute’s 19th Annual Drug & Medical Device Litigation Conference, to be held December 8-10, in New York Ci…Tue, 21 Oct 2014, 10:20 AM ::
  • Pre-Halloween Demise of a Frankenstein Plaintiff
                We typically leave it to others to review movies or television shows in the course of a post.  Sure, we will throw in a quote or reference from time to time, but that is about it.  We had…Fri, 17 Oct 2014, 02:38 PM ::
  • Louisiana Liability For A Sales Representative's Sizing Error
                Those of us whose childhood had low tech play options and at least a touch of OCD recall playing with dominoes.  Not whatever the game is where the number of dots on a tile matters, which…Fri, 17 Oct 2014, 02:38 PM ::
  • A Colorado Federal Court Adopts Restatement (Third) of Torts Section 6(c)
    A federal court recently placed Colorado amongst the states that apply Restatement (Third) of Torts §6(c) in design defect cases.  That’s a good place to be when you’re defending a medical device com…Thu, 16 Oct 2014, 05:26 PM ::


Philly Record

  • POLS ON THE STREET: Tom Wolf Should Be Wary Of Hunkering Down
    by Joe Shaheeli A defensive mode in any scenario is a worrisome one, be it when the Eagles try to kill time which sometimes backfires on the field – or in politics, when a poll leader like Tom Wolf de…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 11:44 AM ::
  • OUR OPINION: High Court Smells To High Heaven
    Score one for Chief Justice Ronald Castille with the Pennsylvania Supreme Court moving to relieve Justice McCaffery “on an interim basis of any and all judicial and administrative responsibilities as…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 11:22 AM ::
  • Singer Demands City Quit Deleting Emails
    City Commissioner Stephanie Singer is asking the city administration to end its 50-day limit to preserving emails generated on city computers.   An IT graduate student, she knows the value of her sugg…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 11:15 AM ::
  • Updated Oct. 23rd
    Oct. 23- State Rep. Rosita Youngblood invites all to Town Hall Mtg. at Triumph Baptist Ch., 1648 W. Hunting Pk. Ave., 6-8 p.m. With State Sen. Shirley Kitchen and Councilwoman Cindy Bass. Bring 2 neig…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 10:02 AM ::
  • Malala Yousafzai Accepts Liberty Medal
    Wed, 22 Oct 2014, 10:08 AM ::
  • Pa. Conference For Women Attracts 8,000
    Headliners included Jane Pauley, Robin Roberts, Gail Sheehy and Diane Keaton.Fri, 17 Oct 2014, 11:37 AM ::
  • POLS ON THE STREET: Expect 18% Turnout In November!
    BY JOE SHAHEELI/ It’s dangerous to our reputation to predict outcomes, since we don’t want to be found wrong. But all the signs we watch point to a low turnout, no matter how much campaign effort is b…Thu, 16 Oct 2014, 11:14 AM ::
  • Banquet Will Give Chinatown’s Youth A ‘Home’
    Visitors to Chinatown are familiar with the dashing Lion Dance performances of the Philadelphia Suns in Asian community parades. But there’s much more to the Suns than that. The Suns are Chinatown’s y…Thu, 16 Oct 2014, 10:59 AM ::
  • Updated Oct. 16th
    Oct. 15-           30th Ward Democrats host Countdown Fundraiser at Ten Stone, 21st & South Sts., 6:30-9:30 p.m. $25 for candidates, $5 for friends and neighbors. Tickets at door. Oct. 16-           S…Thu, 16 Oct 2014, 10:11 AM ::
  • Philadelphia Orchestra Opening Night Features Donors At Gala
    Tue, 14 Oct 2014, 01:36 PM ::





  • Raffl scores 2, Schenn nets winner for Flyers (The Associated Press)
    Defense and opportune scoring helped the Philadelphia Flyers extend their home dominance of the Detroit Red Wings. Michael Raffl scored two goals, and Brayden Schenn netted the winner during a power p…Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 11:40 PM ::
  • National Hockey League roundup (Reuters)
    (The Sports Xchange) - Boston Bruins captain Zdeno Chara will miss four to six weeks because of a tear of the posterior cruciate ligament in his left knee. The defenseman was injured in the first peri…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 07:42 PM ::
  • Penguins-Predators Preview (The Associated Press)
    The Nashville Predators acquired James Neal from the Pittsburgh Penguins to aid their transition from former coach Barry Trotz's defensive-minded system to a more dynamic one under Peter Laviolette. W…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 02:09 PM ::
  • Red Wings-Flyers Preview (The Associated Press)
    The Philadelphia Flyers finished up a road trip in successful fashion, but they're still on the brink of their worst home start ever. They've had little problem beating the Detroit Red Wings at home o…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 01:58 PM ::
  • Staying patient, Drouin among hot fantasy topics (NHL)
    Last week I advised owners to stay patient with some players that were struggling early on. At that time, San Jose Sharks center Logan Couture had one point in four games. Fans were asking if they sho…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 12:00 PM ::
  • Senators' contest rescheduled to November 9 (AFP)
    The Ottawa Senators home game, which was postponed because of Wednesday's fatal shooting of a Canadian soldier guarding the National War Memorial cenotaph, has been rescheduled for November 9. The Nat…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 07:04 PM ::
  • Maple Leafs, Bruins games most expensive for fans; Panthers cheapest (Puck Daddy)
    For a family of four, the price of attending an NHL game rose by 4.7 percent from last season, according to the latest Team Marketing Report analysis of the League .  TMR released its new Fan Cost Ind…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 05:01 PM ::
  • NHL Fantasy Hockey: Why Tyler Seguin a Stud, Matt Moulson a Dud (Puck Daddy)
    Dobber launched his fantasy hockey website   DobberHockey   back in 2005 and has been Puck Daddy's resident fantasy hockey 'expert' since 2009.   Most teams are about six or seven games into the seaso…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 03:16 PM ::
  • NHL: Postponed Ottawa game rescheduled for November 9 (Reuters)
    (Reuters) - A game between the host Ottawa Senators and Toronto Maple Leafs that was postponed because of shootings in the Canadian capital has been rescheduled for Nov. 9, the National Hockey League…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 01:36 PM ::
  • How the 1994 NHL lockout spared us another hideous jersey design (Puck Daddy)
    The Pittsburgh Penguins faced off against the Philadelphia Flyers Wednesday night  wearing their new third jerseys . They’re not technically new, as the uniforms are the same design that Mario, Jaromi…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 09:31 AM ::




  • Rollins, Konerko named co-winners of Clemente Award
    Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins and White Sox first baseman Paul Konerko were presented with the Roberto Clemente Award, sponsored by Chevrolet, on Friday before Game 3 of the World Series at AT&T Pa…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 08:38 PM ::
  • Phils' philospophy beginning to evolve
    October is a quiet month for baseball teams not in the postseason, so the Phillies have barely registered a blip on the local radar screen -- even with the team signing Grady Sizemore and Jerome Willi…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 06:02 PM ::
  • With Maddon available, Amaro backs Sandberg
    Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. said Friday afternoon that the club supports manager Ryne Sandberg and has no interest in newly available skipper Joe Maddon.Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 04:28 PM ::
  • Phils re-sign Sizemore to boost outfield depth
    The Phillies need outfielders, and they believe Grady Sizemore can help in some fashion in 2015. They announced Thursday they have signed him to a one-year, $2 million contract.Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 06:03 PM ::
  • Phillies Arizona Fall League overview
    The switch-hitting Roman Quinn has the chance to be a top-of-the-order catalyst if it all comes together for him. Still only 21, his injury track record hasn't forced him behind the curve just yet. Qu…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 09:40 AM ::
  • Phillies sign right-hander Williams to one-year deal
    Jerome Williams made enough of a positive impression on the Phillies that they are bringing him back next season. The team announced Tuesday evening that they signed Williams to a one-year contract wo…Tue, 21 Oct 2014, 07:21 PM ::
  • With team or not, Byrd a key to Phillies' future
    The Phillies know they must improve their offense, and they'll look specifically to the outfield to do so. Marlon Byrd had a productive season and is still under contract, but the club may deal him to…Tue, 21 Oct 2014, 11:40 AM ::
  • Brown's future with Phillies uncertain after trying season
    Domonic Brown entered this year confident and ready to build upon his 2013 breakout season. But he left Citizens Bank Park late last month with only questions about his future in Philadelphia.Wed, 15 Oct 2014, 01:54 PM ::
  • Phils' phenom Quinn shows upside in AFL action
    Roman Quinn, the Phillies' No. 5 prospect, finished Tuesday's game 2-for-6. He is hitting .200/.286/.200 in six games this fall.Tue, 14 Oct 2014, 07:58 PM ::
  • Inbox: Do the Phillies need to deal Hamels in the offseason?
    In the latest Phillies Inbox, beat reporter Todd Zolecki answers fans' questions on Cole Hamels' status on the trade block, Ben Revere's value and the situation at the hot corner.Mon, 13 Oct 2014, 04:50 PM ::


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  • PW's Year of Beer: Weyerbacher Althea
    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... [This is a summary. To read th…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 02:40 PM ::
  • PW's Year of Beer: Stone Stochasticity Hibiscusicity
    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... [This is a summary. To read th…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 02:40 PM ::
  • First Person Arts Podcast: The Art of Gift Giving
    A persistent 8-year-old Megan convinces her conservative mother to let her go to a birthday party. Megan is very proud to present her elaborately wrapped present to the birthday girl, but the adults a…Wed, 22 Oct 2014, 03:32 PM ::
  • Haunted by the ghosts of immigrants past
    Just south of Philadelphia, an old quarantine station lures paranormal spirit hunters and serious historians to explore common ground. In the darkness, it’s hard to tell who’s doing what. Or whether t…Wed, 22 Oct 2014, 12:42 PM ::
  • PW's Year of Beer: Tröegs Master of Pumpkins
    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... [This is a summary. To read th…Wed, 22 Oct 2014, 12:35 PM ::
  • Dizengoff’s Israeli-style pita plates hit the lunch spot
    Forget the business of the place—the Hebrew-language posters, the Technicolor menu listings above the window, the throngs of people crowding the space—and focus instead on the mesmerizing pitas baking…Wed, 22 Oct 2014, 11:59 AM ::
  • The Top 10 shows around Philly this week
    1. Mary Lambert Oct. 22, North Star Bar. The saucy singer on “Same Love” will keep you warm on her Heart On My Sleeve debut outing. 2. Marsha Ambrosius Oct. 23, Theatre of Living Arts…Wed, 22 Oct 2014, 11:58 AM ::
  • Todd Rundgren’s sold-out spring show gets a fall follow-up at the Keswick
    Even when Todd Rundgren was a kid growing-up in Upper Darby, the budding pop genius had a passion for music. Although his dad barred rock songs from being played in the house, he didn’t mind the boy l…Wed, 22 Oct 2014, 11:50 AM ::
  • What's left of the Misfits at the TLA
    Formed in Jersey in 1977 with now-legendary vocalist Glenn Danzig at the helm, Misfits were one of the most influential bands of punk and hardcore’s late ‘70s/early ‘80s heyday, thrilling the moshing…Wed, 22 Oct 2014, 11:44 AM ::
  • A has-been actor attempts to restart his career in "Birdman"
    (Director/Writer: Alejandro González Iñárritu) If the title doesn’t tip you off, then be assured: Birdman isn’t just the deeply meta story of an actor (Michael Keaton) trying to restart a career that…Wed, 22 Oct 2014, 11:36 AM ::


PW Arts & Culture

  • Dice Raw's "The Last Jimmy" is transformed into a hip-hop musical
    A crisply-casual Ozzie Jones saunters onto the Freedom Theatre’s John Allen Jr. stage from its right, playfully doing gym-quality squats to show his laughing stagehand pals how much his ailing back ha…Wed, 22 Oct 2014, 11:21 AM ::
  • Halloween: 15 Dance-Floor Blowouts
    Peter Sterling Halloween Ball Philadelphia’s sexy burlesque show is resurrected once again in the fourth annual Peter Sterling Halloween Ball, featuring Philadelphia’s DJ Perry Angelozzi and drag host…Tue, 21 Oct 2014, 06:17 PM ::
  • Calendar: October 22-29
    Wednesday, October 22 TALK Ebola: Truth and Myth Ebola. Fear of the word is spreading way faster than the disease. But this outbreak of panic isn’t much different from those that erupted when the worl…Tue, 21 Oct 2014, 06:10 PM ::
  • PW's Weekend Picks: Boo at the Zoo; AIDS Walk Philly; and more!
    Friday, October 17 MUSIC Era of Abba Philly POPS Orchestra travels down memory lane with ‘70s hits from the Bee Gees, John Denver, Carol King, Elton John and more. The show concludes with Finnish a ca…Fri, 17 Oct 2014, 04:43 PM ::
  • 'Sin' historian Karen Abbott exposes secret lives of women spies
    PW's former star reporter delves into Civil War history in her new book, 'Liar, Temptress, Soldier, Spy.' Karen Abbott first hit The New York Times bestseller list with her 2007 book Sin in the Second…Wed, 15 Oct 2014, 12:56 PM ::
  • John Hodgman on nerds, Obama, the end of the world and "Doctor Who"
    John Hodgman’s turn-of-the-millennium geek credentials are impeccable: He’s served as The Daily Show’s “resident expert” on all things, penned three thick volumes of comprehensive world knowledge enti…Wed, 15 Oct 2014, 12:44 PM ::
  • Calendar: October 15-22
    Wednesday, October 15 STAGE Til Divorce Do Us Part: The Musical A comedy inspired by the true story of a Broadway producer’s wife who attempts to pick up the pieces of her life after her husband cheat…Tue, 14 Oct 2014, 06:03 PM ::
  • PW's Weekend Picks
    Friday, October 10 COMEDY Gary Gulman Seeking fame on reality television is pretty normal; finding fame on Last Comic Standing, though, is pretty notable. Gary Gulman placed as a finalist in two succe…Fri, 10 Oct 2014, 12:05 PM ::
  • Suburban panic fuels the affecting "Detroit"
    Detroit is not a play about the Motor City, though that would certainly be enough to draw many local stage lovers to the Philadelphia Theatre Company’s 40th-anniversary season opener. No, Lisa D’Amour…Fri, 10 Oct 2014, 11:51 AM ::
  • Calendar: October 8-15
    Wednesday, October 8 SHOW Sittin’ In: Pre-Boo The Kimmel Center’s free, monthly jam session continues with the Philadelphia Jazz Project and DJ Phsh. The performance will feature a sneak peek at the P…Tue, 7 Oct 2014, 05:16 PM ::


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Temple University

  • Students tied up, robbed in off-campus home invasion
    Residents said the armed men targeted one of their roommates, who was hit in the back of the head with a pistol. The post Students tied up, robbed in off-campus home invasion appeared first on The Tem…Tue, 21 Oct 2014, 10:20 AM ::
  • Drew Katz joins Board of Trustees
    Lewis Katz’ only son was elected in an Oct. 14 meeting. The post Drew Katz joins Board of Trustees appeared first on The Temple News.Tue, 21 Oct 2014, 07:10 AM ::
  • Blocks receive touch-up
    “Adopt-a-Block” lets students clean streets off campus. The post Blocks receive touch-up appeared first on The Temple News.Tue, 21 Oct 2014, 06:10 AM ::
  • Cosby, four other trustees re-elected
    After last week’s Board meeting, two committees grew. The post Cosby, four other trustees re-elected appeared first on The Temple News.Tue, 21 Oct 2014, 05:10 AM ::
  • State-relateds ask for additional funding
    The University of Pittsburgh has had its state funding cut in eight of the past 12 years. The post State-relateds ask for additional funding appeared first on The Temple News.Tue, 21 Oct 2014, 04:10 AM ::
  • 650 TVs purchased for patients at Temple Hospital
    pCare TV broadcasts medical information to Temple patients. The post 650 TVs purchased for patients at Temple Hospital appeared first on The Temple News.Tue, 21 Oct 2014, 03:10 AM ::
  • Last service approaches for Bright Hope’s pastor
    In July, Rev. Kevin Johnson announced his resignation. The post Last service approaches for Bright Hope’s pastor appeared first on The Temple News.Tue, 21 Oct 2014, 02:10 AM ::
  • Road construction leads to traffic jams on Main Campus
    Drivers said the closure of a gate on 13th Street has caused delays. The post Road construction leads to traffic jams on Main Campus appeared first on The Temple News.Tue, 21 Oct 2014, 01:10 AM ::
  • ‘A difficult time’
    Homecoming parties led to alcohol citations for both students and non-students. The post ‘A difficult time’ appeared first on The Temple News.Tue, 21 Oct 2014, 12:10 AM ::
  • Witness: student punched by teen on campus
    The incident occurred on 13th Street near Oxford Street. The post Witness: student punched by teen on campus appeared first on The Temple News.Wed, 15 Oct 2014, 10:54 PM ::



Geekadelphia - Tech

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Philadelphia Speaks

  • The PPA Should Not Sell Taxi Licenses But Lease Them!
    The Philadelphia Parking Authority intends to auction off forty-six taxi medallions this year. Elected, political and civic leaders across...Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 05:04 PM ::
  • What Have We Given Back Lately, and is it Enough?
    I just added to my response on the Where to donate stuffed animals thread bringing up what the St Francis Inn in Kensington does daily, then...Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 12:20 AM ::
  • UberX Surprise Launch in Philly
    UberX just made a surprise Philly launch tonight. This seems to come on the heels of a large insurer of Philly cabs going bankrupt today. RIDE SAFELY...Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 10:02 PM ::
  • Parent network for Washington Square West?
    Our family (myself, my fiance and our 3-year-old) currently live in East Falls, and will be moving to Washington Square West in a few months. In our...Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 03:34 PM ::
  • Your Old Cell Phone Can Help a Trapped Woman
    Your Old Phone Can Help a Trapped Woman Seventeen people were killed in domestic violence incidences in the city last year, and police officers...Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 02:12 PM ::
  • What the Heck is a PDAC?
    PDAC? What the Heck is a PDAC? A PDAC is Police District Advisory Committee. Every police district in Philadelphia has one. It is composed of...Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 02:09 PM ::
  • Your Old Cell Phone Can Help a Trapped Woman
    Your Old Phone Can Help a Trapped Woman Seventeen people were killed in domestic violence incidences in the city last year, and police officers...Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 02:07 PM ::
  • New Years Eve
    I'm looking for something awesome to do for New Year's Eve. My BF is from Texas originally and is loving the city. I want to show him a great Philly...Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 01:00 PM ::
  • Spring Garden Street is looking rough around the edges
    This probably belongs in the At least we're not Detroit thread, but..., 24 Oct 2014, 01:45 AM ::
  • SEPTA could strike again on Monday
    SEPTA Strike: It Could Happen On Monday | News | Philadelphia Magazine (, 23 Oct 2014, 10:48 PM ::


Reddit Philly


Hidden City Phila

  • A Monumental Shift At Dilworth Park
    Olin's design for Dilworth Park gives Philadelphia what it has long struggled for: a suitably grand approach to the monumental City Hall, says Hidden City co-editor Nathaniel Popkin. Here's his review…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 09:18 AM ::
  • Kenney To Hist Commission: Put Buildings On Register, Get More Funding
    Firm would simply recoup money through ads, Councilman Kenney wants to bolster Historical Commission, Councilman Henon undaunted by Planning Commission’s non-recommendation for Mayfair overlay, and Gu…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 09:08 AM ::
  • Bill Seeks To Preempt Tragedy With Better Data For Firefighters
    Blueprint reconnaissance for firefighter safety, improvements to the Burk Mansion, City Council considers beautification of vacant land by former convicts, and more inaction on PGW saleThu, 23 Oct 2014, 09:24 AM ::
  • Why The Flying Saucer Deserves Your LOVE
    Preservation Alliance calls iconic LOVE Park building a “place to save,” zoning changes introduced for parts of North Philly, another firm for the Navy Yard, and a sinking pharmacy in South PhillyWed, 22 Oct 2014, 09:54 AM ::
  • The Missing Namesake Of North Philly’s Lost Necropolis
    Next up in our Halloween cemetery series: Harry K hits the tomes looking for the missing obelisk of Monument Cemetery. Is it sitting in a gravestone dumping ground at the foot of the Betsy Ross Bridge…Tue, 21 Oct 2014, 09:53 PM ::
  • Of Birds And Drinking Water
    Inside the East Park Reservoir, Temple students adopting blocks, UCD to start early on 40th Street plaza, and Jewish life gets a boost at PennTue, 21 Oct 2014, 09:03 AM ::
  • Preservation Alliance Launches “Places To Save” List
    The Preservation Alliance for Greater Philadelphia reboots their annual Endangered Properties list with new Places to Save announcementsMon, 20 Oct 2014, 06:06 PM ::
  • Bless Our Beer Gardens, Past and Present
    Drinking al fresco reached new heights this summer as brilliantly designed beer gardens popped up all over the city. This isn't anything new though, says Nic Esposito. Philadelphia has been publicly d…Mon, 20 Oct 2014, 03:38 PM ::
  • Old City Orange Façade To Be Preserved
    Historical Commission okays Old City development, the emblematic stairway at the Barnes, Blatstein serious yet anxious about The Provence, 10 homes for NoLibs, and a salvaged cornice delights in Fisht…Mon, 20 Oct 2014, 08:42 AM ::
  • The Tombstone Wall Of Society Hill
    With October at hand and Halloween on the way, we thought a series on historic cemeteries was most appropriate. Our first story presents the strange tale of thirty tombstones that sit embedded in the…Fri, 17 Oct 2014, 12:02 PM ::

Philly Chit Chat


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

Philly Mag


  • DEEP THROAT: Q&A With Harry Shearer
    Illustration by EVERYBODY’S GOT TO BE IN A GANG Harry Shearer — aka the voice of Mr. Burns, Mr. Smithers, Ned Flanders, Otto The Bus Driver and Moe the Bar Tender, aka Spinal Tap bassist Derek Smalls,…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 11:39 AM ::
  • CINEMA: The Jazz Nazi
      WHIPLASH (2014, Damien Chazelle, 109 minutes, U.S.) BY DAN BUSKIRK Whiplash is a skilled filmization of a preposterous argument. Set in the cutthroat world of a music school jazz band writer/directo…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 09:42 AM ::
  • BETWEEN TWO FERNS: Brad Pitt & Louis CK
    Between Two Ferns with Zach Galifianakis: Brad Pitt from Zach Galifianakis Do you really need to know anymore?Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 03:12 PM ::
  • Weed Doesn’t Cause Low IQ, Shoddy Science Does
    Artwork via DOPE MAGAZINE & THE WEED BLOG WASHINGTON POST: Now, a new study out from the University College of London provides even stronger evidence that the Duke [study's] findings [that marijuana c…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 10:11 AM ::
  • GIRL TALK & FREEWAY: Suicide (feat. A$AP Ferg)
    Girl Talk and Freeway’s collaborative EP, “Broken Ankles” featuring Waka Flocka Flame, Jadakiss and Young Chris, was released this past spring via Datpiff. Following Allen Cordell’s outstanding and ov…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 09:23 AM ::
  • INCOMING: Exiles On South Street
      This just in from 215 Festival organizers: This week, The 215 Festival — Philadelphia’s literary arts festival, featuring readings and events with some of the city’s greatest writers (and some prett…Wed, 22 Oct 2014, 10:04 PM ::
  • BEING THERE: Malala Yousafzai @ The NCC
    Photo by PETE TROSHAK A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, one Obi-Wan “Ben” Kenobi, in the midst of a light saber duel to the death with one Darth Vader, Dark Lord Of The Sith, declared: “If yo…Wed, 22 Oct 2014, 02:52 PM ::
  • Q&A: Tig Notaro Will Not Go Quietly
      BY JONATHAN VALANIA If Tig Notaro never existed we would have never thought to invent her, which not only points out the shortcomings of our imagination but also the depths of her originality. A tal…Wed, 22 Oct 2014, 11:59 AM ::
  • CIA MAN: Ben Bradlee & The Mystery Of The Missing Diary Of JFK’s Suddenly Dead Mistress
      DAILY BEAST: Suicide was not uncommon among the Mad Men of the Cold War, and Janney makes much of the timing of the death of Washington Post publisher Phil Graham, whose suicide in the summer 1963 w…Wed, 22 Oct 2014, 05:26 AM ::
  • EARLY WORD: Confusion Is Next
      The Thurston Moore Band plays Boot N’ Saddle on 10/25 in support of the just-out The Best Day. PITCHFORK: The Best Day is not the first music Thurston Moore has released since becoming the most famo…Tue, 21 Oct 2014, 12:43 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

  • Four Homes Will Finish a Project Long in the Making on Leithgow Street
    They'll join their sister homes soonMr. Fox CommentsAs we're sometimes wont to do, we were meandering around some of the lesser known streets in Northern Liberties this week, looking for some projects…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 12:06 PM ::
  • For a Change, Development Near Temple That's Not Student Housing
    Certainly not what we expectedMr. Fox CommentsStudent housing construction has been all the rage near Temple, with projects large and small changing almost every block in the neighborhoods surrounding…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 09:31 AM ::
  • Height and Density Planned for Washington Avenue Corner
    Well this would be coolMr. Fox CommentsGenerally when we talk about Washington Avenue, we're harping on possible projects west of Broad Street. Despite the fact that the other half of Washington Avenu…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 02:59 PM ::
  • Something Happening Near 7th & Girard?
    Demolition could be a sign of things to comeMr. Fox CommentsWith the growth of Northern Liberties on one side and South Kensington on the other, a bunch of new buildings have risen and some others are…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 11:22 AM ::
  • Marlborough Street Church Will Indeed Come Down
    And five homes will rise in its placeLou Mancinelli CommentsEarlier this month, developers from Greenpoint Developers, an offshoot of Tower Investments, presented plans to the Fishtown Neighbors Assoc…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 08:10 AM ::
  • Changes at Vacant Building Near Temple?
    New windows at leastMr. Fox CommentsOver a year ago, we directed your attention to the northwest corner of Broad & Jefferson, to a building that's been sitting blighted for as long as we can remember.…Wed, 22 Oct 2014, 04:00 PM ::
  • We Came Upon Some Slightly Different Plans for 22nd & Walnut
    Because plans will change, ya know?Mr. Fox CommentsRemember yesterday, when we told you that a surface parking lot at 22nd & Walnut would be disappearing with six new homes appearing in its place? The…Wed, 22 Oct 2014, 08:36 AM ::
  • Little Spoon a Great Addition to South Street West
    The place is adorableMr. Fox CommentsBack in the springtime, we told you about plans to convert the former Baja Room at 15th & South into a new neighborhood cafe. And the other day, Little Spoon Cafe…Tue, 21 Oct 2014, 04:34 PM ::
  • Manton Street Park Getting a Mural
    And maybe a new neighborMr. Fox CommentsRemember Manton Street Park? Back in the summer of 2011, a collection of near neighbors cleaned up this long vacant parcel at the corner of 4th & Manton, turnin…Tue, 21 Oct 2014, 11:35 AM ::
  • New Homes for 22nd & Walnut?
    Sure, seems like a good callMr. Fox CommentsRecently, we got a tip that zoning notices had appeared on the southeast corner of 22nd & Walnut, a property that's currently being used as a surface parkin…Tue, 21 Oct 2014, 08:31 AM ::

Plan Philly


Curbed Philly






Philly Insider

  • Tria hires chef Karen Nicolas
    With the 2015 opening of Tria Fitler Square, the wine/beer-focused restaurant will ramp up its culinary offerings.Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 09:28 PM ::
  • Aldine: opens in Rittenhouse
    George Sabatino has unlocked the door of Aldine: - his long-in-the-works restaurant/bar on the northwest corner of 19th and Chestnut Streets.Sat, 25 Oct 2014, 04:23 PM ::
  • City Tavern bounces back from fire
    Walter Staib, the chef/owner, said he didn't think the damage was severe initially.Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 10:30 AM ::
  • Kensington Quarters sets its opening
    Kensington Quarters, the butcher shop, a meat classroom, restaurant and a bar under one roof at 1310 Frankford Ave. in Fishtown, is poised for Oct. 29.Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 09:16 AM ::
  • ¡¿What's in a restaurant name?!:.
    So many ways to name a restaurant. Cue the punctuation.Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 12:30 AM ::
  • Geno's adds Italian hoagies to the menu
    Geno's sold hoagies years ago, but founder Joey Vento discontinued them after a couple of tour buses pulled up and overwhelmed staff by ordering many hoagies.Wed, 22 Oct 2014, 03:56 PM ::
  • More burgers: Grub Burger Bar opens in Willow Grove
    Its first area location opened last week at 159 York Rd. in Willow Grove (215-800-0699).Wed, 22 Oct 2014, 12:39 PM ::
  • Gennaro's moving to East Passyunk
    Owner Mike Giammarino says he is in the process of buying a building at 1533 S. 11th St. that was occupied previously by Da Vinci's restaurant, which closed Sunday.Wed, 22 Oct 2014, 05:40 AM ::
  • A bar for Devil's Pocket
    Chef Andrew Wagner and Marcus Versace decided to honor their neighborhood when they took over Resurrection Ale House at Catharine Street and Grays Ferry Avenue.Tue, 21 Oct 2014, 04:04 PM ::
  • Ahoy, Lo Spiedo: Vetri at the Navy Yard
    On Monday, Oct. 27, the Vetri crew - Marc Vetri, Jeff Benjamin, Brad Spence, and Jeff Michaud - plans to open Lo Spiedo right there (4501 S. Broad St., 215-282-3184).Tue, 21 Oct 2014, 03:48 PM ::