Toll Brothers Pushing 410 At Society Hill

A rendering of 410 at Society Hill, courtesy of Toll Brothers

Toll Brothers, the Horsham, PA-based megadeveloper, has found late-career success in the unlikeliest of places: bustling cities. The company has done projects throughout New York City, as well as the remarkably successful 600-unit Naval Square in Graduate Hospital. Now Toll Bros. is pushing its latest Philadelphia offering: the still-under-construction 410 at Society Hill, the luxury condo complex on Headhouse Square that replaces the large hole where Newmarket once stood.

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Lambertville Author James McBride to Produce The Good Lord Bird

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In January we interviewed Lambertville author James McBride, who had just won the National Book Award for his novel The Good Lord Bird. When we asked if the book would be made into a movie like his previous work Miracle at St. Anna, he responded that, “No one’s called … But look, if you write a book because you want someone to turn it into a film, you’re making a mistake.”

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Will Smith and Son Jaden Racked Up at This Year’s Razzie Awards

We won how many Razzies?!

We won how many Razzies?!

Will Smith looked like a winner last night when he presented 12 Years a Slave with the Oscar for Best Picture, but he probably wasn’t feeling like one. Only a day before the Oscars, the Philly star and his son Jaden were awarded not one, not two, but three trophies at the 2014 Razzie Awards for their work on last year’s sci-fi flop After Earth. From Yahoo News:

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MORNING TEA: Bradley Cooper and Will Smith to Present at the Academy Awards

A morning roundup of entertainment headlines you may have missed while snoozing. 

Philly film stars Bradley Cooper and Will Smith have been announced as presenters at this Sunday's Academy Awards.

Philly film stars Bradley Cooper and Will Smith have been announced as presenters at this Sunday’s Academy Awards.

MOVIES

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The Very Philly Debut of The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon

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The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon finally debuted last night with a star-studded mix of guests welcoming the SNL alum to his fancy-pants new position. There was a performance by U2, and big namers like Robert De Niro, Lady Gaga and Steven Colbert all made brief appearances, but it’s the numerous Philly angles we’re focusing on today. Check out the highlights brought to you by the 215 below.

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