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Photographic Proof that People Are Disgusting in Restaurants

Usually, when a restaurant uses the phrase “under the table,” it’s to refer to the common practice of paying employees in cash, off the books. […]

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Police Say Lipsticked Man in SUV Tried to Abduct Kid in South Philly

The Philadelphia Police Department is asking for the public’s help to identify the suspect in an attempted abduction in South Philadelphia.

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Maybe the Solution to the Frank Rizzo Statue Problem Is a Frank Rizzo Museum

While protesters around the country have been calling for the removal of monuments to the Confederacy, those in Philadelphia have their sights set on a […]

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Boston Marathon Dad Mike Rossi Charged With Punching a Woman

Every time we write a story about Mike Rossi, we think to ourselves, Well, that will probably be the last time we write about Mike […]

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The Constitution Center: The Museum No One Cares About

When was the last time you were excited about the Constitution Center — the 160,000-square-foot behemoth of a tourist attraction on Independence Mall? We asked […]

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The Typewriter Makes a Comeback in Philly

What did your nine-year-old daughter want for Christmas last year? An American Girl doll? Makeup? An iPhone 7? Mine wanted one thing: a typewriter.

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Diner en Blanc Philly Is Now the Biggest Diner en Blanc in the Country

Behind the Line is Foobooz’s weekly interview series with the people who make up Philadelphia’s dynamic bar and restaurant scene. Click here for the full […]

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What’s a Philly-Style Hot Dog?

Lots of American cities have their own, well-known treatments of the lowly hot dog, with the Chicago-style hot dog being, perhaps, the most famous. But […]

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Mom Claims Daughter’s Sweet 16 at Swim Club Ruined by Racist Members

Every mom wants her daughter’s Sweet 16 party to be filled with happy memories, but one Philadelphia woman says her daughter’s celebration at a local […]

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Jose Pistola’s Casey Parker on Hangovers and Corey Feldman

Behind the Line is Foobooz’s weekly interview series with the people who make up Philadelphia’s dynamic bar and restaurant scene. Click here for the full […]

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South Philly Parking Dispute Turns Into Pepper Spray Assault, Say Police

The Philadelphia Police Department has released surveillance footage from an incident outside of Pat’s Steaks that left someone with a face full of pepper spray.

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Police Looking for this South Philly Truck Vandal

The Philadelphia Police Department is asking for the public’s help to identify a man caught on video spray painting a truck in South Philadelphia.

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Dear Instagrammers: Don’t Bother Asking Nick Elmi for a Free Meal

Behind the Line is Foobooz’s weekly interview series with the people who make up Philadelphia’s dynamic bar and restaurant scene. Click here for the full […]

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Police Say Owner of South Philly Day Care Sexually Assaulted Two Kids

This is a developing story. At a press conference at Special Victims Unit headquarters in Philadelphia on Wednesday afternoon, the Philadelphia Police Department announced that […]

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Phillies Cancel Pete Rose Weekend That Never Should Have Existed

On Wednesday afternoon, the Phillies announced that the team will not be celebrating Pete Rose this weekend. Originally, they were going to be handing out […]