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The Morning Call
Allentown Art Museum looks to expand in both size and scopeMickenberg said. In addition, every resident of the Strata complexes would bec
The Morning Call / Posted 5 hours ago
Mickenberg said. In addition, every resident of the Strata complexes would become museum members. As Allentown’s Center City continues to transform into a vibrant business center, “the goal is to become more integrated into the downtown,”... Read more
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FOX Carolina
Spartanburg County Penny Tax Hike to be discussed at forum tonighton Nov. 7 to pay for the construction of several new government facilities. Tho
FOX Carolina / Posted 6 hours ago
on Nov. 7 to pay for the construction of several new government facilities. Those buildings include a new judicial center, municipal court/police building, emergency operations center, city/county government center and parking garages. One... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore's Old Goucher neighborhood makes independent bid for Amazon headquarterssaid Kelly Cross, president of the Old Goucher Community Association. “This is
Baltimore Sun / Posted 7 hours ago
said Kelly Cross, president of the Old Goucher Community Association. “This is about all the amazing things we have in center city. I’m sure Port Covington has all its attributes, but so does center city. I can’t think of a better spot in... Read more
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The State News
Spartan hotspots at MSU and in East LansingGrill on the corner of Abbot Road and Grand River Avenue. The restaurant moved
The State News / Posted 13 hours ago
Grill on the corner of Abbot Road and Grand River Avenue. The restaurant moved locations in order to make way for the Center City project, a $132 million plan that would see a portion of downtown East Lansing’s buildings be replaced by two... Read more
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Philly.com
Best Restaurants and Bars in Philadelphia’s Suburbs: Craig LaBan's Guideone of the most persistent assumptions I’ve heard living inside one of America’
Philly.com / Posted 13 hours ago
one of the most persistent assumptions I’ve heard living inside one of America’s great food cities, too often uttered by my Center City neighbors as an excuse not to join me for a dinner adventure beyond the city limits. Usually along with a... Read more
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Philly.com
You can tell Comcast what to do on its Xfinity TV voice remotethe 35th floor of the Comcast Center, the voice engineering teams are likely to
Philly.com / Posted 13 hours ago
the 35th floor of the Comcast Center, the voice engineering teams are likely to relocate to Comcast’s second high-rise in Center City when it opens in 2018. But there are some things that Xfinity voice remote cannot do. More than one Comcast... Read more
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Philly.com
DHS gives Ds to 7 out of its 10 child-care contractorscircumstances don’t always align necessarily,” she said. “I think every CUA has
Philly.com / Posted 14 hours ago
circumstances don’t always align necessarily,” she said. “I think every CUA has experienced some fatality.” Bethanna, in Center City and South Philadelphia, ranked last. “Though we are disappointed to be numbered amongst 70% of the CUAs who are... Read more
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Philly.com
Sexual harassment sold my first book | Perspectivebut was distraught about not having a publisher after all my hard work. A week
Philly.com / Posted 14 hours ago
but was distraught about not having a publisher after all my hard work. A week after this I went to a cocktail party at a Center City hotel hosted by a McGraw Hill sales rep. I told him I was writing an introductory psychology textbook but didn’t... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
N. Charleston considering where to place new technology centerNorth Charleston is trying to decide where to put a new technology center. Cit
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 23 hours ago
North Charleston is trying to decide where to put a new technology center. City leaders met Wednesday night to discuss the latest on the North Area Career Technology Center. It's part of the city's 2014 bond referendum. Funding for the project's... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Center City donates $500,000 for downtown streetscapingAfter 20 years of saving money, Center City of Amarillo presented $500,000 to t
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
After 20 years of saving money, Center City of Amarillo presented $500,000 to the Local Government Corporation (LGC) for streetscaping around the new downtown parking garage and Embassy Suites Hotel. Center City made that pledge to the LGC to do... Read more
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The Charlotte Post
Mayoral contender: Current tourism sites before soccer stadiuma different stadium site. An MLS prerequisite for consideration lies in stadium
The Charlotte Post / Posted yesterday
a different stadium site. An MLS prerequisite for consideration lies in stadium location, which must be in the vicinity of center city. Without Memorial Stadium, bringing a franchise to Charlotte falls on the city. “We know we’re going to have... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Downtown Amarillo's new parking garage ready for grand openingchange in direction allowed for a better traffic flow in and out of the garage.
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted yesterday
change in direction allowed for a better traffic flow in and out of the garage. Coinciding with the grand opening, Center City will present a $500,000 check to the Local Government Corporation. The pledge represents 20 years of raising... Read more
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Business Wire
Timberland Takes Five-Year Urban Greening Commitment to Philadelphiaoutdoor spaces in the U.S. with a transformative community service event in Phi
Business Wire / Posted yesterday
outdoor spaces in the U.S. with a transformative community service event in Philadelphia last week. In partnership with the Center City District and the Center City District Foundation, Timberland and its partners helped restore a portion of... Read more
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WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey
Business owners react to Penn Street burglariesVIDEO Business owners react to Penn... READING, Pa. - As Reading police search
WFMZ Eastern Pennsylvania and Western New Jersey / Posted yesterday
VIDEO Business owners react to Penn... READING, Pa. - As Reading police search for whoever broke into three businesses in Center City, Carlos Salguero of Russo's Pizza, can't help but put himself in his fellow business owners' shoes. "Well my... Read more
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metro
These are the top 10 places renters move when they leave Londonto try to cut their rent, the rates of London-ditchers are the highest they’ve
metro / Posted yesterday
to try to cut their rent, the rates of London-ditchers are the highest they’ve been since 2007.Skyscrapers in financial center City of London, London, UK. Whereas ten years ago, 51% of renters left London to buy, that proportion has now dropped... Read more
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ABC Montana
Investigation update on the violent outbreak at the UM homecoming gameCurran and Head Coach Bob Stitt join Shaun Rainey to talk about the big win ove
ABC Montana / Posted 2 days ago
Curran and Head Coach Bob Stitt join Shaun Rainey to talk about the big win over North Dakota and discuss the new Champions Center. Wide Receiver Keenan Curran and Head Coach Bob Stitt join Shaun Rainey to talk about the big win over North Dakota... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
250 new apartments to be built near busy Park Road Shopping Center areaCity leaders voted on a handful of projects that will have a big impact south o
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 2 days ago
City leaders voted on a handful of projects that will have a big impact south of uptown. A battle over apartments and townhomes in SouthPark that has lasted over two years came to an end Monday night. Charlotte City Council approved plans for a... Read more
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The Morning Call
The bizarre story of how Allentown created the country's first Halloween paradeseems members of one of the city's oldest professional bands, the Pioneer Band,
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
seems members of one of the city's oldest professional bands, the Pioneer Band, were practicing at the band headquarters in center city Allentown on an especially warm day in October. “Some of the guys decided that it might be cooler if they played... Read more
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Philly.com
Which Philly neighborhoods are prospering and which are not?seen in the interactive map below. In some cases, the data confirmed conventio
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
seen in the interactive map below. In some cases, the data confirmed conventional wisdom. (Yes, the neighborhoods around Center City have grown in wealth, population and home values.) But it also offered up surprises. For one thing, it revealed... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Christmas Village in Philly Returning to Love Park in 2017The announcement is significant for both the annual holiday event and the Cente
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 2 days ago
The announcement is significant for both the annual holiday event and the Center City public space. The traditional, open-air German Christmas market is marking its 10th anniversary. And this will be the first time Love Park, which has been... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
'Furry Fare Evader': Raccoon Causes Stir on Train PlatformA "furry fare evader" surprised commuters in a Center City Philadelphia undergr
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 2 days ago
A "furry fare evader" surprised commuters in a Center City Philadelphia underground train station. PATCO tweeted a photo of a raccoon on the stairs of the transit agency’s 8th Street Station. The animal was first reported on the platform Monday... Read more
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The Temple News
No reported calls to WOAROrganized Against Rape, a nonprofit offering support for sexual assault survivo
The Temple News / Posted 2 days ago
Organized Against Rape, a nonprofit offering support for sexual assault survivors in Philadelphia. Its headquarters is in Center City. | SYDNEY SCHAEFER / THE TEMPLE NEWS Temple and Women Organized Against Rape, a nonprofit that offers a 24/7... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
City leaders vote to make big changes south of uptownCity leaders will vote on a handful of projects that will have a big impact sou
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 3 days ago
City leaders will vote on a handful of projects that will have a big impact south of uptown. A battle over apartments and townhomes in South Park that has lasted over two years will come to an end Monday night. A developer wants to put 250 units on... Read more
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WBIR-TV Knoxville
Oak Ridge city council awards Knoxville firm with preschool, senior center designOAK RIDGE, TENN. - Oak Ridge City Council has awarded the architectural and con
WBIR-TV Knoxville / Posted 3 days ago
OAK RIDGE, TENN. - Oak Ridge City Council has awarded the architectural and consulting engineering for its new preschool and senior center to a Knoxville Design firm. Five city council members voted in favor of the resolution at Oak Ridge’s October... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Police charge Port Richey fire chief with DUI, battery on officerthe report, Timothy Fussell hit an officer in the face with his left arm. Both
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
the report, Timothy Fussell hit an officer in the face with his left arm. Both were booked at the Land o' Lakes Detention Center. City Manager Vincent Lupo said about 2:45 p.m. that he had not yet discussed the charges with Fussell but was... Read more
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WALB Albany
Meetings for SPLOST discussion set in Thomas Co.bridges, water and sewer systems, and other infrastructure in Thomas County. H
WALB Albany / Posted 3 days ago
bridges, water and sewer systems, and other infrastructure in Thomas County. Here is the schedule of public meetings- City of Meigs Monday, October 16, 6:30 p.m. at City Hall City of Pavo Monday, October 16, 7:00 p.m. at City Hall City of... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Meetings for SPLOST discussion set in Thomas Co.bridges, water and sewer systems, and other infrastructure in Thomas County. H
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 3 days ago
bridges, water and sewer systems, and other infrastructure in Thomas County. Here is the schedule of public meetings- City of Meigs Monday, October 16, 6:30 p.m. at City Hall City of Pavo Monday, October 16, 7:00 p.m. at City Hall City of... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Roob's 25 Points: Eagles' Power Ranking, Playoffs, I-95 Traffic Tipssince Doak Walker averaged 6.2 yards from 1953 through 1955. 12½. Pro Tip: Whe
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 3 days ago
since Doak Walker averaged 6.2 yards from 1953 through 1955. 12½. Pro Tip: When there's an accident on 95 South near Center City, take the 2nd Street ramp off 95 and then turn left on Market and get back on 95 South. Even if you haven't... Read more
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Philly.com
What keeps the stock market rising? And will bond prices fall when interest rates climb?money-market funds,” he told a crowd of financial advisers, attorneys, and clie
Philly.com / Posted 3 days ago
money-market funds,” he told a crowd of financial advisers, attorneys, and clients last week at the Ritz-Carlton Hotel in Center City. “There are still a lot of investors sitting on the sidelines, and each time there’s a correction of even a few... Read more
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Forest Lake Times
Fun run to support Wild River State Parkto 9:45 a.m. and the race beginning at 10 a.m. at the picnic shelter. Wild Rive
Forest Lake Times / Posted 3 days ago
to 9:45 a.m. and the race beginning at 10 a.m. at the picnic shelter. Wild River State Park is located at 39797 Park Trail, Center City. The race route will lead runners along the Nevers Dam man-made dike, along the west bank of the St. Croix River,... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
City Center Oyster Roast this week in Newport NewsNewport News, Va. – The Center City Oyster Roast will be held this Friday in Ne
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 4 days ago
Newport News, Va. – The Center City Oyster Roast will be held this Friday in Newport News at Oyster Point Fountain Plaza from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. The event features oysters, Chesapeake Bay seafood favorites, live music and more. There will also be a... Read more
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Philly.com
With a food and booze revolution, Phoenixville rises againbrewhouse launched in Phoenixville in 1995, is just outside of the downtown are
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
brewhouse launched in Phoenixville in 1995, is just outside of the downtown area. Located about 45 minutes northwest of Center City, Phoenixville is a former steel town. After the 1987 shutdown of the Phoenix Iron & Steel Co., the jobs... Read more
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Philly.com
Suburban Station getting a new stop: A service center for Philly's homelesshomeless person in the Concourse beneath City Hall. The city and Project HOME
Philly.com / Posted 5 days ago
homeless person in the Concourse beneath City Hall. The city and Project HOME have sought for more than a year to create a Center City location where people living on the street could have their immediate needs met but also could serve as an entry... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Firefighters Respond to Incident at Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Artsfew fire engines and ladder companies responded to the institution's highrise f
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 6 days ago
few fire engines and ladder companies responded to the institution's highrise facility near North Broad and Arch streets in Center City about 5:45 p.m. Smoke could not be seen from NBC10 Skyforce helicopter, but emergency dispatch officials said... Read more
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MLive.com
Upscale apartments offer Detroit skyline views after $22 million renovationthat it was originally." The developers are also working on building the "Elem
MLive.com / Posted 6 days ago
that it was originally." The developers are also working on building the "Element Detroit" hotel in the Metropolitan Building downtown. Center City Properties is handling leasing and can be contacted by emailing leasing@centercityde... Read more
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Philly.com
Arthur W. Lefco, 71, distinguished Philly-area lawyerhis career in 1973 as general counsel for the Philadelphia Housing Authority an
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
his career in 1973 as general counsel for the Philadelphia Housing Authority and then moved on to a series of law firms in Center City, Conshohocken, and West Conshohocken. From 1975 to 1994, he served as associate and then partner at Mesirov,... Read more
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Philly.com
A midnight shooting. A paralyzed victim. Philly cops go to workor penalties upon arrest. “It’s one thing to get a broad range of information
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
or penalties upon arrest. “It’s one thing to get a broad range of information that is helpful,” said Paul Hetznecker, a Center City defense attorney whose cases frequently involve alleged police misconduct. “But the problem with that is if... Read more
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Philly.com
Lisa Thomas-Laury shares story of illness and recovery in new bookwith the world.” So she reached out to Tierney, and he connected her with Edwa
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
with the world.” So she reached out to Tierney, and he connected her with Edward Jutkowitz, publisher of Camino Books in Center City. Jutkowitz was hot for the book and pushed to have it published by this year’s holiday season. Thomas-Laury went... Read more
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Philly.com
GOP senators aim to limit drugs permitted under PA workers' complast month. Gov. Wolf has also opposed the House bill. In July, Wolf attended
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
last month. Gov. Wolf has also opposed the House bill. In July, Wolf attended a dinner at Del Frisco’s steak house in Center City sponsored by Insight Medical Partners, a Conshohocken-based firm that manages and owns a portion of Workers... Read more
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Philly.com
Lisa Thomas-Laury shares story of illness and recovery in new bookwith the world.” So she reached out to Tierney, and he connected her with Edwa
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
with the world.” So she reached out to Tierney, and he connected her with Edward Jutkowitz, publisher of Camino Books in Center City. Jutkowitz was hot for the book and pushed to have it published by this year’s holiday season. Thomas-Laury went... Read more
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Philly.com
A BYOB Jersey gem hiding just minutes beyond the Ben Franklin Bridgebutcher (McFarlan’s Market), and an upstart microbrewery (Eclipse) brightening
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
butcher (McFarlan’s Market), and an upstart microbrewery (Eclipse) brightening a tidy downtown district that is closer to Center City than Bala Cynwyd is. Even so, this charming small town is not the kind of place I’d expect edgy dishes like... Read more
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Philly.com
Can technology thwart violent ATM crimes, save lives?to an ATM in Philadelphia. Five days later, the same career criminal abducted a
Philly.com / Posted 6 days ago
to an ATM in Philadelphia. Five days later, the same career criminal abducted a 28-year-old doctor on her way to work at a Center City hospital. She was forced at gunpoint to an ATM. The robber, Nathaniel Rodriguez, is now serving an 18-year... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Charlotte skyline will glow blue for national broadcast of Panthers game tonightStadium. Buildings that can’t switch to blue will switch on their lights, too,
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 7 days ago
Stadium. Buildings that can’t switch to blue will switch on their lights, too, as part of a concerted effort by Charlotte Center City Partners to make Charlotte’s skyline pop on national television. That means as many as 50 uptown buildings will... Read more
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Philly.com
Minefaire, Zombie Crawl, 'West Side Story,' and other things to do in Philadelphia Oct. 13 to 19Made in Philadelphia Fall Market, featuring handmade goods from jewelry and acc
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
Made in Philadelphia Fall Market, featuring handmade goods from jewelry and accessories to art to skin-care products. This Center City event features local vendors and crafters and runs all weekend long, for three days of crafts and cool weather. —... Read more
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Philly.com
Finally, a start-up funding forum where the high heels outnumber the wingtips“Clearly, this seminar is much needed.” That’s how Marc Kramer greeted a gathe
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
“Clearly, this seminar is much needed.” That’s how Marc Kramer greeted a gathering Thursday morning in Center City, the significance of which had everything to do with the gender breakdown in the room: women, 61; men, 10. Women Raising Capital, a... Read more
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Philly.com
A wall of parking garages on the Schuylkill waterfront? In 2017, we know betterStreet, between JFK Boulevard and Cherry Street. That unattractive asphalt expa
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
Street, between JFK Boulevard and Cherry Street. That unattractive asphalt expanse has long been a no-man’s-land separating Center City and Logan Square, and PMC’s elegant towers promise to close the gap by adding 612 apartments to the... Read more
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Philly.com
Why having black male teachers mattersyou calculus everyday,” said Bowling. Mayor Kenney is scheduled to speak at th
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
you calculus everyday,” said Bowling. Mayor Kenney is scheduled to speak at the conference, which runs through Sunday in Center City. So is Pedro Rivera, Pennsylvania’s education secretary. And so is William R. Hite Jr., the city schools... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Jahlil Okafor Goes to Incredible Lengths to Watch Moviesfor it. Or maybe he makes a day out of it. As Deadspin's Dan McQuade, purveyor
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 7 days ago
for it. Or maybe he makes a day out of it. As Deadspin's Dan McQuade, purveyor of all things Philadelphia, points out: center city Philly doesn't have the best movie theatre options. The Ritz jawns are nice with amply buttered popcorn but not... Read more
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Petluma360.com
In Petaluma, a shelter amid firestormthem,” he said. Deborah Dalton, executive director of Mentor Me, the nonprofit
Petluma360.com / Posted 7 days ago
them,” he said. Deborah Dalton, executive director of Mentor Me, the nonprofit that’s housed in the Cavanagh Recreation Center, said her entire staff and about 30 volunteers were on hand to accept donations and evacuees. “We have games and toys... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Jahlil Okafor Goes to Great Lengths to Watch Moviesfor it. Or maybe he makes a day out of it. As Deadspin's Dan McQuade, purveyor
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 7 days ago
for it. Or maybe he makes a day out of it. As Deadspin's Dan McQuade, purveyor of all things Philadelphia, points out: center city Philly doesn't have the best movie theatre options. The Ritz jawns are nice with amply buttered popcorn but not... Read more
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