Victor Fiorillo

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Turkey Day Q&A: Philly Thanksgiving Day Parade Co-Host Rick Williams

Yes, he winds up snoring during the football game after two helpings just like the rest of us.

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The Trailer for Jason Segel’s Philly-Shot Show Is Here

There’s Jason Segel in Rittenhouse Square, Andre 3000 at the Continental and Sally Field at the Free Library. What other Philly locales can you help us identify?

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Forget Black Friday: Main Line Woman’s Start-Up Wants to Change the Way You Buy Gifts

Amanda Olsen says she was inspired to start Givzie by her two sons and all the "cheap plastic crap" they received (and gave) at birthday parties and on Christmas.

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DJ Robert Drake on Living in Mummerville and the One Holiday Song He’ll Never Play

The WXPN mainstay and hobby meteorologist prepares for his annual 24-hour holiday marathon and offers his winter predictions.

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Cecily Tynan and Hurricane Schwartz Have Very Different Long-Range Winter Forecasts for Philly

She’s calm and offers a “low confidence” prediction for a not particularly dire winter. He’s jumping around the screen and suggests we may get annihilated by snow.

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The Scourge of the Cinema Eatery Has Finally Arrived In Center City

Been waiting decades for Center City’s first multiplex? Now you’ve got it, along with interrupting waiters, drunk patrons, and the foul odors of bacon cheeseburgers.

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It’s Time to Say Goodbye to Jason Segel, Philadelphia

After months of photobombs, sidewalk sightings, and general Jason Segel merriment, production has wrapped on his upcoming AMC show.

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Meisha Johnson: From “Sexy Single” CBS 3 Traffic Reporter to Gospel-Spreading Evangelist on Facebook

Some of the Minnesota native’s spiritual videos get more than 60,000 views online.

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This Exton Mom Says Urban Outfitters Fired Her for Trying to Get Pregnant Again

Anna DeMarco, 39, has filed a pregnancy discrimination lawsuit against the South Philadelphia–based retail conglomerate, which also owns the Anthropologie and Free People brands.

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Davio’s Owner Talks 20 Years in Philly and the Great Cheesesteak Spring Roll Controversy

Whatever you do, don’t tell Steve DiFillippo that Davio’s is a chain.

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Is Elton John’s “Philadelphia Freedom” Actually About Philly?

Know what you’re belting out when he comes to town this month.

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Mom-Mom’s Polish Restaurant to Open on South Street Next to Bob and Barbara’s

Midnight pierogi, anyone?

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Temple’s New Basketball Coach Talks Allen Iverson and the Team’s Owl Mascot

Aaron McKie, an eight-year Sixers alum, is preparing for the start of the season on November 5th.

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Jason Segel Photobombed This Couple’s Engagement Photo at the Art Museum

Whatever Jason Segel in Philadelphia moment you’ve had has probably just been one-upped.

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Frank Stallone Really Wants You to See the New Frank Stallone Documentary in Philly This Weekend

Think Sylvester Stallone’s younger brother is just an interloper who rides the coattails of his famous sib? He says “Stallone: Frank, That Is” tells his real story.