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the free library of philadelphia, which faces a boycott over racial inequities
City Life

Authors Cancel Appearances at the Free Library in Solidarity With Black Workers There

A roundup of Philly news. This post may be updated at any time as new information becomes available. The Philadelphia Free Library Has a Big […]

Ghislaine Maxwell friend laura goldman who has been making the media rounds in the jeffrey epstein saga
City Life

Ghislaine Maxwell “Confidante” Laura Goldman Rears Head in Epstein Saga

If you’ve been closely following coverage of the Jeffrey Epstein scandal, you may have seen a familiar local name pop up over and over again: […]

bob brady, the former u.s. congressman from philadelphia and current head of Philly's Democratic party
City Life

Dear Bob Brady: Your Time Is Up

A roundup of Philly news. This post may be updated at any time as new information becomes available. Ward Leader Demands Bob Brady’s Immediate Resignation […]

white men with bats "patrol" Fishtown during Philly riots and protests
City Life

White Men With Bats, Bombed ATMs, and an Alleged Looter Killed at South Philly Gun Store

A roundup of Philly news. This post may be updated at any time as new information becomes available. Bombed Out ATMs, White Men With Bats, […]

philadelphia mayor jim kenney at a press conference where he said he wants to reason with people who ignore coronavirus guidelines, not make arrests
City Life

Kenney Wants to “Reason” With People Who Flout COVID Rules, Not Make “Mass Arrests”

A roundup of Philly coronavirus news. Kenney Says He Wants to “Reason” With People Who Insist On Ignoring Coronavirus Rules Last week, Philadelphia Mayor Jim […]

jacqueline mcbride, who has been arrested for the di bruno bros. spitting incidents
City Life

Jacqueline McBride Is White Privilege Personified

Let’s just get this out of the way: If Jacqueline McBride were black, you wouldn’t be reading this op-ed about our societal fascination with the […]

jacqueline mcbride, the woman accused of spitting on two people at di bruno bros.
City Life

The Woman Who Spat On Two People at Di Bruno Bros. Speaks Out

During the last full week of April, police asked the public to help identify a woman who allegedly spat on two people inside of Di […]

matt swartz
Foobooz

The Feds Are Going After Matt Swartz for Allegedly Screwing With Employee Paychecks In Philly

You know how when you look at a pay stub, you see all the taxes that your employer has withheld from your paycheck? And then, […]

seth williams
City Life

Seth Williams Was Just Released from Federal Prison

It’s been a while since we gave former Philadelphia district attorney Seth Williams even a scintilla of a thought. Oh, come to think of it, […]

philly police during the coronavirus crisis
City Life

Philly Coronavirus News: It Sounds Like Police Haven’t Handed Out a Single Ticket to Stay-at-Home Violators

A roundup of Philly coronavirus news. Philly Police Pretty Sure They Haven’t Handed Out Any Tickets to Stay-at-Home Violators On Monday, we told you about […]

jacqueline mcbride, who has been arrested for the di bruno bros. spitting incidents
City Life

Police Arrest 27-Year-Old Jacqueline McBride for Di Bruno Bros. Spitting Incidents

Update 5/4/2020: Click here for an interview with Jacqueline McBride after her release from jail. Original: The Philadelphia Police Department has announced the arrest of […]

philadelphia police say this woman is the dibruno bros spitter
City Life

Philly Coronavirus News: Woman Accused of Spitting on People at Di Bruno Bros.

Update: Philly police have made an arrest for the Di Bruno Bros. spitting incidents. The defendant is a 27-year-old woman named Jacqueline McBride. Click on […]

a philadelphia street vendor accused of price gouging during the philadelphia coronavirus crisis
City Life

No, You Cannot Sell a $2 Bottle of Hand Sanitizer for $19 in Pennsylvania

When the Great Toilet Paper Shortage of 2020 began thanks to the coronavirus, I noticed that a small market near my house had no such […]

heaven sent courier steve rosner
City Life

Feds Say CEO of Heaven Sent Courier Used Company Money on Alimony, Casinos, and Netflix

Heaven Sent Courier CEO Steve Rosner has been charged by the Department of Justice with filing false tax returns and obstruction, according to documents filed […]

joseph mcloone st josephs downingtown
City Life

Catholic Priest Accused of Spending Church Money on a Beach House and Boyfriends

This post has been updated with a statement from the Archdiocese of Philadelphia. The Chester County District Attorney’s office has announced the arrest of Monsignor […]