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30-Year-Old Woman Dies After Fall From Window of Luxury Condo

At 4:20 a.m. this morning, a still unidentified 30-year-old woman fell from the 12th story window of the luxurious Dockside Condominiums on the Delaware River. […]

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Subway Sandwich Guy Refuses To Put Ketchup on a Cheesesteak, Gets Fired

Lawrence Ordone lost his job, but he kept his honor. When asked by a customer to make him a steak sandwich with American cheese, onion, […]

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Flyers Fan who Beat Up Rangers Fan Outside Geno’s Gets the Ankle Bracelet

Dennis Veteri (AKA Claude Giroux) was sentenced today to 11-23 months of house arrest, plus five years probation, for beating up Neal Auricchio (AKA Ryan […]

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Philly Food Cartoons by Sissy Biscuit

A local cartoonist and blogger who goes by the name of Sissy Biscuit has dedicated a week of her blogging and painting to the wonders […]

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Odd Promotion Means Free Cheesesteaks

Today Tidy Cats cat litter is offering a #lifestinks Less with a Cheesesteak promotion at noon. Tidy Cats and the PU Patrol will be offering […]

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The Garage In South Philly: Giving Food Trucks Roots

Jason Evenchik, of Vintage, Time and Bar fame, is working on another Philly first with three of his current partners and employees: a cafeteria and […]

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Police Blotter

Let’s hope this doesn’t become a regular Foobooz feature. Fish pastry chef Monica Glass was attacked as she entered her Center City apartment overnight. She […]

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Philly SteakOut Tells Us What We Know, We Love It Anyway

Have you checked out Philly SteakOut? It’s one of the first applications we’ve seen that has harvested social media data and applied it in an […]

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Trey Popp the Latest to Dote on Barbuzzo

Photo by Jason Varney | Fussing with Forks From the Magazine: Barbuzzo Reviewed Marcie Turney and Valerie Safran’s conquest of 13th Street is complete. 3 […]

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News for People Who Like Bad News

The Market Place at East Falls has closed. [Brownstoner] 71-year old Geno’s Steaks owner, Joey Vento underwent surgery yesterday for colon cancer at Memorial Sloan-Kettering […]

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Food Fight

It’s the Philadelphia equivalent of brawling over a pig’s pedigree. Dan Gross has the story on Jose Oviedo’s beef with Geno’s Steaks. Oviedo was arrested […]

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Outdoor Seating At Pat’s & Geno’s Is Illegal

Photo by IMNop88a via Flickr Licenses and Inspections says the outdoor seating at the cheesesteak nexus of 9th and Passyunk is illegal. Both Pat’s and […]

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Super Sweet! Max Brenner Opens in Center City

It’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory come to life. Willy Won … — um, Max Brenner — has brought his vision of chocolate heaven to […]

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Speaking Of Martha….

Martha Stewart was at the Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News headquarters where she chose a favorite cheesesteak between Pat’s and Geno’s.

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Morning Roundup with Vernal Equinox

More boutique hotels, like this one, coming our way. [kyw1060.com] The Philadelphia Commission on Human Relations ruled that Geno’s ‘speak english’ sign is not discriminatory. […]