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  • Man Dead After Police-Involved Shooting In Easton
    State police say the incident began as a chase in Palmer, and at some point the driver crashed his vehicle into a pole.Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 07:06 AM ::
    We're finally finished with rain for a while. Sunshine returns today. Gusty breezes will still be around, but it's brighter and milder for your Friday.  Highs in the mid 60s. The weekend still looks l…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 04:47 AM ::
  • Cat Recovering At Vet After Wild Ride Nearly Killed Him
    A cat is recovering at a Norristown veterinary hospital after going on a wild ride that nearly killed him.Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 01:32 AM ::
  • Partially Paralyzed Puppy Gets New Leash On Life
    A 10-month-old partially paralyzed puppy is beating the odds and getting a new leash on life.Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 11:41 PM ::
  • CB West Football Season Canceled Due To Hazing Allegations
    The Central Bucks School District announced on Thursday that they are canceling the remainder of the varsity and junior varsity football season at Central Bucks High School West due to hazing allegati…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 11:11 PM ::
  • New York officials: Doctor has Ebola, 1st in city
     A Doctors Without Borders physician who recently returned to the city after treating Ebola patients in West Africa has tested positive for the virus, according to preliminary test results, city offic…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 10:33 PM ::
  • NYC police: Ax-wielding suspect shot by officers
    New York City police have shot and killed a man they say critically injured a patrol officer with a hatchet.Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 09:41 PM ::
  • Icahn says Taj casino likely to close
    Billionaire investor Carl Icahn says the struggling Trump Taj Mahal casino will almost certainly close.Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 06:47 PM ::
  • Retired Judge Facing Corruption Charges
    Fox 29 has learned that retired traffic court judge Thomasine Tymes surrendered with her attorney to the District Attorney's office this morning on corruption chargers.Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 05:21 PM ::
  • Police Search For Fern Rock Carjacking Suspect
    Philadelphia Police are seeking the public's help in identifying the suspect in a carjacking that took place in Fern Rock on Wednesday.Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 04:45 PM ::






  • C.B. West football season canceled amid hazing allegations
    The Central Bucks School District on Thursday canceled the rest of the football season at Central Bucks West High School after it said it learned that players had subjected rookies to humiliating hazi…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 06:58 AM ::
  • Ex-Traffic Court judge charged in once abandoned sting case
    It was as simple as pressing a button and playing a tape. That's how Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams on Thursday described the decision to bring the first, but not the last, charges in th…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 06:26 AM ::
  • Canadian gunman wanted a passport to go to Mideast
    OTTAWA, Ontario - He seemed lost, did not fit in, had drug problems, and went more than five years without seeing his mother. In recent weeks, the Canadian had been living at a homeless shelter and ha…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 01:37 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 ::
  • More details about Sheridans fire
    Ambulances and two helicopters were dispatched to the fire at the home of Cooper University Health System's chief executive and his wife during a significant attempt to save the couple last month, acc…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 12:30 AM ::
  • Chaput speaks against some views voiced in recent Vatican synod
    Same-sex marriage and Holy Communion for divorced and remarried Catholics can't be a reality in our lives, Archbishop Charles J. Chaput told a gathering of conservative Catholics this week.Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 01:22 PM ::
  • Judges, lawyers wearied by Pa. court's latest scandal
    For a profession that burnishes an image of dispassion and decorum, what's happening with the Pennsylvania Supreme Court is like a food fight at a very public banquet.Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 12:12 PM ::
  • State elections lay groundwork for control of Congress
    WASHINGTON - Voters hoping to decide control of Congress might be watching the wrong elections. While the focus is on November's races, critical House contests in the Philadelphia region may have been…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 09:56 AM ::
  • Tighter oversight of airline travelers
    WASHINGTON - The United States will soon require every airline passenger traveling from Sierra Leone, Guinea, and Liberia who arrives in one of six states to undergo 21 days of official monitoring for…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 01:34 AM ::

  • Christie repeats view on minimum wage debate
    Gov. Christie on Thursday stood by comments earlier this week - criticized by Democrats - that he was tired of efforts to raise the minimum wage.Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 06:59 AM ::
  • Wolf says he'll end food-stamp asset test if elected governor
    If elected governor, Tom Wolf plans to end the asset test, a measure that ties federal food stamp benefits to people's bank accounts and car ownership.Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 06:42 AM ::
  • S. Philly man charged with murder in lovers' quarrel
    Corley Chapman beat a man he found fooling around with his girlfriend, and he died a year later, court records show.Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 06:36 AM ::
  • Ex-Traffic Court judge charged in once abandoned sting case
    It was as simple as pressing a button and playing a tape. That's how Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams on Thursday described the decision to bring the first, but not the last, charges in th…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 06:26 AM ::
  • Amid bickering, 3d District candidates decry bickering
    Republican Tom MacArthur and Democrat Aimee Belgard traded a series of barbs during their second and final debate Thursday, all the while saying they believe partisanship and bickering are the cause o…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 06:25 AM ::
  • A.C. woman missing, boyfriend dead
    Sapphire Wiggins, 23, was reported missing on Sunday, a day after the man whom she called her boyfriend was found dead in his Camden County home.Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 06:21 AM ::
  • Jim Thorpe's body to remain in Pa.
    Jim Thorpe's body will stay in the Pennsylvania town where he was laid to rest six decades ago, after a federal appeals court on Thursday threw out a ruling that could have resulted in his reburial on…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 05:56 AM ::
  • Kenney proposes beefing up Phila. Historical Commission
    The Philadelphia Historical Commission could get more than double the amount of money it currently receives in exchange for a beefed-up local registry of historic places.Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 05:47 AM ::
  • Indictment: Narc cops dangled man over 18-story balcony
    This is 'Training Day' for f---ing real, narc cops tell drug dealer.Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 05:39 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 ::


Delco Times

  • Vigil remembers those lost to drug addiction
    UPPER CHICHESTER >> Holding flickering LED candles, family members and friends walked to the front of the gymnasium at the township field house Thursday night to remember their loved ones who died as…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 11:38 PM ::
  • Davidson, Siddiqui square off in 164th District race
    State Rep. Margo Davidson has held the 164th Legislative District seat for four years, serving as the first African-American and woman to represent a district that has become increasingly Democratic.H…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 11:37 PM ::
  • 166th District candidates Vitali and Armstrong discuss the issues at debate
    HAVERFORD >> Incumbent Democratic state Representative Greg Vitali and his Republican challenger in the 166th Legislative District, Sarah Armstrong, fielded a bevy of questions at a Haverford Township…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 11:36 PM ::
  • Closing arguments on tap in attempted murder case
    MEDIA COURTHOUSE >> The commonwealth rested an attempted murder case Thursday against a Philadelphia man accused of firing at least one round at a Sharon Hill officer following a traffic stop on West…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 11:35 PM ::
  • Chester man convicted of first-degree murder in 2010 fatal shooting
    MEDIA COURTHOUSE >> A 29-year-old Chester man was convicted of first-degree murder Thursday for the July 2010 shooting death of 21-year-old Rahim Hicks outside J&S Seafood in Chester.Jamir Williams, 2…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 11:35 PM ::
  • Media Fellowship House marks 70th anniversary
    UPPER DARBY >> When asked where he was from, Bill Whitaker always said Media. He felt it was the center of the universe. After he left Delaware County and told people where he was from, they would res…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 11:34 PM ::
  • Community Services supervisor held for trial on sex assault charges
    MIDDLETOWN >> A Delaware County Department of Community Services supervisor is headed for trial for allegedly attempting to grope two women and making sexually suggestive remarks to a third woman whil…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 11:33 PM ::
  • Haverford superintendent retiring after 36-year career
    HAVERFORD >> Superintendent William Keilbaugh is retiring after a long career in the Haverford School District, effective May 31, 2015. Keilbaugh stated in a letter announcing plans that after 36 year…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 11:32 PM ::
  • Wallingford-Swarthmore eyes costs related to strategic goals
    NETHER PROVIDENCE >> Wallingford-Swarthmore School District administrators recently sought to put some meat on the bones of a series of strategic planning goals unveiled earlier this year.Members of t…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 11:31 PM ::
  • Gearheads rev their engines at Rods at the River Auto Show
    Marcus Hook >> Ed Blackisgone and Cindy Lentz came close to selling their 1966 Mustang 100 times.The couple from Lester always wanted one, and ended up finding one up the street from them. But the car…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 11:29 PM ::


Courier Times

  • Don't buy the 'bipartisan' label
    Republican Congressman Mike Fitzpatrick labels himself bipartisan, but votes more than 86 percent with his right-wing tea party colleagues, including shutting down the government, and more than 50Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 12:15 AM ::
  • Rout the scourge making us stupid and apathetic
    We must have the FDA urgently identify, monitor, and possibly eliminate two hazardous drugs. One affects politicians and the other affects the voting public.Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 12:15 AM ::
  • Hazing at West just hard to fathom
    Take your pick to find the right word:Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 10:15 PM ::
  • CB West situation could impact playoff standings
    Central Bucks West, at 2-6, wasn’t going to make the District One Class AAAA football playoffs.Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 07:49 PM ::
  • For Pettine, Central Bucks West hazing scandal a "kick in the gut"
    Two and a half weeks ago, Mike Pettine Sr. sat in a luxury box at Cleveland’s FirstEnergy Stadium with 20 of his former Central Bucks West players, sitting and watching his son Mike — a CB West gradua…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 07:12 PM ::
  • Central Bucks West parents, students react to hazing allegations
    Students and parents expressed shock and disappointment Thursday after learning the Central Bucks High School West football season had abruptly ended — and all junior and varsity coaching staff suspen…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 07:00 PM ::
  • Social chatter: Central Bucks West hazing allegations
    We asked our Facebook fans and Twitter followers what they think of the decision to suspend football season at Central Bucks West High School due to hazing allegations.Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 05:45 PM ::
  • Central Bucks West's football season ends amid hazing reports
    The Central Bucks High School West football season has been canceled amid allegations of hazing and the forcing of a new player to grab another player’s genitalia during summer training sessions.Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 05:45 PM ::
  • Homeless man must repay Middletown police for camera
    A 31-year-old homeless man was ordered to repay Middletown’s police department more than $1,200 to repair a camera he damaged while in custody.Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 05:15 PM ::
  • Two-car crash injures 3 in Lower Makefield
    LOWER MAKEFIELD  — Three people were injured Thursday, at least one critically, in a two-car crash on Big Oak Road.Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 04:45 PM ::

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Phila Business Journal

Inquirer Business

  • 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
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  • Icahn: Taj Mahal seems 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.Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 01:37 AM ::
  • W. Phila. office building on market for $46M
    Owners of the five-story glass-and-brick building at 30 N. 41st St., west of the University of Pennsylvania campus - one of the few office projects built in the early part of this decade, when rents a…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 01:37 AM ::
  • SEPTA names its long-overdue smart-card system
    SEPTA's long-delayed, $130-million smart-card payment system will be called SEPTA Key, the agency announced Thursday. Like Ben Franklin's key. Get it?Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 01:37 AM ::
  • Insurance woes could ground hundreds of Phila. taxis
    More than 25 percent of Philadelphia taxis may be forced off the streets by Friday evening for lack of adequate insurance coverage, the Philadelphia Parking Authority said Thursday.Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 01:34 AM ::
  • Strong earnings lead to strong market
    NEW YORK - A combination of strong company earnings and encouraging economic reports, both in the United States and Europe, gave the stock market another day of solid gains Thursday.Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 01:34 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, 01:34 AM ::
  • Senators ask for nationwide air bag recall
    DETROIT - Two U.S. senators are calling on regulators to issue a nationwide recall of cars with faulty air bags made by Takata Corp., questioning why automakers have been allowed to limit recalls to o…Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 01:34 AM ::


Legal News

Tort Talk


Drug and Device Law

  • 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 ::
  • 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…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 08:08 AM ::
  • 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 ::
  • Breaking News – Branded Design Defect Preemption
         From the time that the Supreme Court handed down its decision in Mutual Pharmaceutical Co. v. Bartlett, 133 S.Ct. 2466 (2013), we have been declaring that design defect claims against branded dug…Wed, 15 Oct 2014, 07:38 PM ::
  • A Juicy Little Decision
                This is actually a post from Reed Smith’s Rachel Weil.  While this is not her first post, she is still a mere guest poster at this point and takes sole responsibility for the content of he…Wed, 15 Oct 2014, 02:58 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 ::





  • 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 ::
  • Dose: The Human Element (Rotoworld)
    Considering all the numbers flying around in fantasy, it's easy to dismiss real, human factors that make an impact.Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 03:48 AM ::
  • NHL game postponed after Ottawa shooting (AFP)
    The National Hockey League game between the Ottawa Senators and the Toronto Maple Leafs scheduled for Wednesday has been postponed following the fatal shooting of a soldier in the Canadian capital. Th…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 01:18 AM ::
  • NHL Three Stars: Hats off to Corey Perry (Puck Daddy)
    No. 1 Star: Corey Perry, Anaheim Ducks  Recorded his second hat trick of the year to propel the Ducks to a 4-1 win over the Sabres. Perry is now tied for the NHL lead in goal scoring with the Rangers’…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 01:14 AM ::
  • Timeout as Canadians digest day of terror (Reuters)
    By Steve Keating TORONTO (Reuters) - A National Basketball Association (NBA) pre-season game rarely holds any importance and a meeting between the Toronto Raptors and Maccabi Haifa on Wednesday held e…Wed, 22 Oct 2014, 11:54 PM ::
  • Flyers rally past Penguins, 5-3 (The Associated Press)
    The Pittsburgh Penguins dug into their past hoping to recreate a little magic. It did little to stop the Philadelphia Flyers from controlling the present. R.J. Umberger and Matt Read scored 2 minutes…Wed, 22 Oct 2014, 11:36 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 ::
  • Gwynn Jr. opts for free agency
    The Phillies announced outfielder Tony Gwynn Jr. refused his assignment to Triple-A Lehigh Valley and has opted for free agency.Fri, 10 Oct 2014, 04:55 PM ::
  • Former skipper Manuel to hold winter hitting camp
    Charlie Manuel still loves to talk and teach hitting, and the former Phillies skipper and current senior advisor to general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. is hosting a baseball camp from Dec. 19-21 in St. Pe…Fri, 10 Oct 2014, 11:20 AM ::
  • Phillies tab Almaraz to be amateur scouting director
    The Phillies have a replacement for former assistant general manager of amateur scouting Marti Wolever, whom they dismissed late last month. The team announced Wednesday that it has hired Johnny Almar…Wed, 8 Oct 2014, 12:37 PM ::


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  • 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 ::
  • A jazz student discovers how far he'll go to reach perfection in "Whiplash"
    (Director/Writer: Damien Chazelle) Two movies come out this week that question what art demands of the artist. In jazz-music nightmare Whiplash, the answer is obvious: Everything. Its crucial follow-u…Wed, 22 Oct 2014, 11:34 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 ::


NewsWorks Arts & Culture

University Life

University of Pennsylvania


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

Technically Philly

City Life


Philadelphia Speaks


Reddit Philly


Hidden City Phila

  • 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 ::
  • Existential Tug-Of-War Along West Cecil B. Moore Avenue
    The identity crisis of TempleTown, Family Court opens, artist space coming to Grays Ferry, mixed-use for Ridge, inside the Bok storage facility, and PhillyU collects $60MFri, 17 Oct 2014, 08:37 AM ::
  • Improvements Possible For The Schuylkill Boardwalk
    How to upgrade the successful trail extension, Temple investing in its athletic programs once more, developer slowly selling houses in Somertown, and lackluster restriping plans for Washington AvenueThu, 16 Oct 2014, 08:32 AM ::

Philly Chit Chat


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


  • 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,…Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 03:39 PM ::
  • 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 ::
  • JIM MORRISON: Fat Is Beautiful
    HUFFINGTON POST: In a new video excerpt from a 1969 interview with Doors frontman Jim Morrison finds the singer emphasizing that “fat is beautiful.” The video was released by Blank on Blank, a new onl…Tue, 21 Oct 2014, 11:27 AM ::


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

  • 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 ::
  • Interesting Building For Sale Near Front Street
    Wide building goes street to streetMr. Fox CommentsIn Pennsport, it seems like we're seeing a steady stream of former industrial buildings get demolished in favor of new construction homes. After a Ta…Mon, 20 Oct 2014, 03:11 PM ::
  • More Homes Get Started on Chadwick Street
    And even more are comingMr. Fox CommentsAfter nobody paid it much mind for many years, the 1300 block of Chadwick Street has gotten a ton of attention of late. The block had been dominated by a huge v…Mon, 20 Oct 2014, 11:34 AM ::

Plan Philly


Curbed Philly






Philly Insider

  • Aldine: opens in Rittenhouse
    Friday, Oct. 24 at 4 p.m., George Sabatino plans to unlock the door of Aldine: - his long-in-the-works restaurant/bar on the northwest corner of 19th and Chestnut Streets.Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 02:20 AM ::
  • ¡¿What's in a restaurant name?!:.
    So many ways to name a restaurant. Cue the punctuation.Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 12:30 AM ::
  • Tria hires chef Karen Nicolas
    With the 2015 opening of Tria Fitler Square, the wine/beer-focused restaurant will ramp up its culinary offerings.Fri, 24 Oct 2014, 12:25 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.Thu, 23 Oct 2014, 03:44 PM ::
  • 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 ::
  • Which Philly restaurant won a '$1M review'?
    Times of London critic Giles Coren, the latest in a long line of cranky British food-TV personalities, is out with Million Dollar Critic, a series that documents his dining experience in five restaura…Mon, 20 Oct 2014, 10:39 AM ::