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The Buffalo News
Passionate alumni base keeps Bennett High alivedays at Bennett. There was that time, for example, when Robert Kennedy spoke a
Passionate alumni base keeps Bennett High alive
The Buffalo News / Posted 2 days ago
days at Bennett. There was that time, for example, when Robert Kennedy spoke at the high school, and there was that day Frankie Avalon sang to the students in the auditorium. Alumni still tell stories of the 1960s rioters infiltrating the school... Read more
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SouthwesternOntario.ca
Rewind: The Patty Duke Show let teenagers have some silly funa young doctor taking Patty’s tonsils out. Helpful mom buys Patty beautiful lin
Rewind: The Patty Duke Show let teenagers have some silly fun
SouthwesternOntario.ca / Posted 17 days ago
a young doctor taking Patty’s tonsils out. Helpful mom buys Patty beautiful lingerie for the hospital stay (as if). Frankie Avalon and others would be the object of Patty’s unrequited affection, but she always dated age-appropriate, slightly... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Fox 10 weather guy Cory McCloskey moonlights in 'Grease' with Valley Youth Theatrerole, a literal angel who drops in to advise Frenchy to go back to high school
Fox 10 weather guy Cory McCloskey moonlights in 'Grease' with Valley Youth Theatre
The Arizona Republic / Posted 20 days ago
role, a literal angel who drops in to advise Frenchy to go back to high school in the comic song “Beauty School Dropout.” (Frankie Avalon played the character in the film version.) “The thing that’s great for me is: one scene, one song and I’m... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Palisades Amusement Park still thrills collector of memories - Home and Gardeningbroadcasted live from the park in those days, and practically every popular mus
Palisades Amusement Park still thrills collector of memories - Home and Gardening
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 20 days ago
broadcasted live from the park in those days, and practically every popular musical act appeared there — Chubby Checker, Frankie Avalon, Little Anthony, The Shirelles, The Chiffons, The Four Seasons, The Jackson Five, Diana Ross and the Supremes,... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Frankie Avalon, Fabian and Bobby Rydell concert Rose Music Centera staple of the music industry since the 1950s but one of the most enduring of
Frankie Avalon, Fabian and Bobby Rydell concert Rose Music Center
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 25 days ago
a staple of the music industry since the 1950s but one of the most enduring of the modern era is the Golden Boys featuring Frankie Avalon, Fabian and Bobby Rydell. The multi-media show, created in 1985 by music producer Dick Fox, pulls into Rose... Read more
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The Morning Call
Philadelphia's former teen idol Bobby Rydell tells of life on the rocks in new bookhis signature song, "Volare." (Interestingly, South Philly was such a musical
Philadelphia's former teen idol Bobby Rydell tells of life on the rocks in new book
The Morning Call / Posted 29 days ago
his signature song, "Volare." (Interestingly, South Philly was such a musical epicenter at that time that childhood friend Frankie Avalon also became a teen idol, as did neighborhood acquaintance Fabian — both with whom Rydell continues to perform... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Ringling Bros. Circus has been a Feld family affair for three generations | Culturethat eventually turned into a record store, which led Irvin into the field of r
Ringling Bros. Circus has been a Feld family affair for three generations | Culture
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 30 days ago
that eventually turned into a record store, which led Irvin into the field of rock ’n’ roll (promoting such acts like Frankie Avalon and Fats Domino) and eventually into the business of live entertainment, where he nabbed the Ringling brothers... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
10 things to know about Philadelphia as DNC startsto visitors. POP AND ROCKIn rock and pop, Philadelphia is the birthplace of "T
10 things to know about Philadelphia as DNC starts
Baltimore Sun / Posted 30 days ago
to visitors. POP AND ROCKIn rock and pop, Philadelphia is the birthplace of "Twist" singer Chubby Checker, 1950s teen idol Frankie Avalon, disco queen Patti LaBelle, blue-eyed soul duo Hall & Oates, rapper Fresh Prince (later known as actor Will... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
10 things you may not know about Philadelphiavisitors. POP AND ROCK In rock and pop, Philadelphia is the birthplace of "Tw
10 things you may not know about Philadelphia
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted a month ago
visitors. POP AND ROCK In rock and pop, Philadelphia is the birthplace of "Twist" singer Chubby Checker, 1950s teen idol Frankie Avalon, disco queen Patti LaBelle, blue-eyed soul duo Hall & Oates, rapper Fresh Prince (later known as actor Will... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
10 things you may not know about Philadelphiavisitors. POP AND ROCK In rock and pop, Philadelphia is the birthplace of "Tw
10 things you may not know about Philadelphia
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted a month ago
visitors. POP AND ROCK In rock and pop, Philadelphia is the birthplace of "Twist" singer Chubby Checker, 1950s teen idol Frankie Avalon, disco queen Patti LaBelle, blue-eyed soul duo Hall & Oates, rapper Fresh Prince (later known as actor Will... Read more
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Salon.com
10 things you may not know about Philadelphiavisitors. POP AND ROCK In rock and pop, Philadelphia is the birthplace of “Tw
10 things you may not know about Philadelphia
Salon.com / Posted 1 months ago
visitors. POP AND ROCK In rock and pop, Philadelphia is the birthplace of “Twist” singer Chubby Checker, 1950s teen idol Frankie Avalon, disco queen Patti LaBelle, blue-eyed soul duo Hall & Oates, rapper Fresh Prince (later known as actor Will... Read more
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Bay News 9 Tampa Bay
10 things you may not know about Philadelphiavisitors. POP AND ROCK In rock and pop, Philadelphia is the birthplace of "Tw
10 things you may not know about Philadelphia
Bay News 9 Tampa Bay / Posted 1 months ago
visitors. POP AND ROCK In rock and pop, Philadelphia is the birthplace of "Twist" singer Chubby Checker, 1950s teen idol Frankie Avalon, disco queen Patti LaBelle, blue-eyed soul duo Hall & Oates, rapper Fresh Prince (later known as actor Will... Read more
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The Morning Call
INTERVIEW: Bobby Rydell, former Philly teen idol, tells of his life on the rocks in new bookwas a teen-age idol. And that’s a nice thing to have after so many, many years.
INTERVIEW: Bobby Rydell, former Philly teen idol, tells of his life on the rocks in new book
The Morning Call / Posted 1 months ago
was a teen-age idol. And that’s a nice thing to have after so many, many years.” Yeah. And now The Golden Boys Tour [with Frankie Avalon and Fabian] is going on, what, 30 years or something like that? “Yeeeah, we started it in ’85. [Frankie]... Read more
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Philly.com
What to see and do in Philadelphia during the DNChit in 1960, the biggest success story from the American Bandstand teen idol ag
What to see and do in Philadelphia during the DNC
Philly.com / Posted 1 months ago
hit in 1960, the biggest success story from the American Bandstand teen idol age of Philly pop that also produced Fabian, Frankie Avalon and Bobby Rydell. 6. “Oh Dem Golden Slippers,” James A. Bland. 1879 composition by African-American... Read more

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