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Archive: February, 2012

Nutter convinces Fox 29 not to air video of him

Monday, February 27, 2012, 7:29 AM
Mayor Nutter talked Fox 29 out of airing a video that captured him spanking the buttocks of a blonde with whom he drank and bowled at North Bowl (909 N. 2nd), say sources familiar with the situation. A Fox 29 viewer recorded Nutter and his female companion having a blast about 2 a.m. one day... Read more

Taylor Swift to take South Jersey teen to the ACM awards

Friday, February 24, 2012, 5:04 PM
Country music doyenne Taylor Swift is all about living the fairy tale. Today, she's making a fairy tale for one South Jersey teen suffering from cancer. Kevin McGuire, who is battling leukemia, asked Swift to the prom at Sterling Regional High School, in Somerdale, Camden County. Swift unfortunately... Read more

Kevin Hart to appear in NBA celeb all-star game

Thursday, February 23, 2012, 5:39 PM
North Philly-born comedian Kevin Hart announced today on Twitter that he'll be taking part in the NBA celebrity all-star game, which is hilarious considering he's about 5'2". But he's also a big basketball fan (check out this video of Hart and his crew taking on the UConn women's basketball team, but... Read more

975 the Fanatic's Tom Byrne still benched after assault charge

Thursday, February 23, 2012, 10:17 AM
After more than a month, Tom Bryne, nighttime host for 97.5 The Fanatic, remains on leave from the sports-talk station as a result of being arrested last month and charged with aggravated assault and robbery over his alleged beating of a cab driver. Through the station, Byrne apologized for his... Read more

'Glee' actor promotes local anti-bullying t-shirts

Thursday, February 23, 2012, 9:53 AM
"Glee" actor Max Adler has teamed up with local T-shirt company ShoutBcause to promote its line of anti-bullying T-shirts. Adler, whose gay character, David Karofsky, bullied Chris Colfer's character, Kurt, and who was severely bullied himself on Tuesday's episode, has been working with a Los... Read more

Tebow's mom speaking at pro-life fundraiser

Wednesday, February 22, 2012, 8:25 AM
Pam Tebow, mom of Broncos QB Tim Tebow, will be the keynote speaker at the Options for Women fundraiser March 20 at the Cherry Hill Crowne Plaza. The organization denies that it exists to pressure women against abortion, but a woman representing abortionclinicvigil.com emailed friends and supporters... Read more

Pierre Robert mourning loss of his beloved dog, Lucy

Tuesday, February 21, 2012, 8:30 AM
Lucy, beloved golden retriever of 93.3 WMMR DJ Pierre Robert - a pooch met and petted by rock stars that included Judas Priest, Bon Jovi and Chrissy Hynde of the Pretenders - died Friday of multiple organ failure. She was 13 1/2 and lived in Gladwyne. The dog had become a station mascot of sorts... Read more

'Smash' actress Megan Hilty relaxes at Borgata

Tuesday, February 21, 2012, 8:14 AM
Actress Megan Hilty, star of NBC's "Smash," relaed with some girlfriends poolside at the Borgata's Immersion Spa, then picked up a dress from Just Cavalli at the Water Club. Hilty wore her new dress to club mur.mur that night while she and her friends danced off their dinner from Bobby Flay Steak. Where... Read more

Out and about: Cameron Diaz, Martina Navratilova, Mario Lopez, Judah Friedlander

Monday, February 20, 2012, 8:53 AM
That was Cameron Diaz strolling through the lobby of the Ritz-Carlton Saturday night. "30 Rock" actor Judah Friedlander (the guy who wears the ironic trucker hats that stopped being funny about five years ago) did a surprise set at Helium Comedy Club (2031 Sansom) Saturday where his friend Ted... Read more

NBC News' Michelle Kosinsksi, local businessman split

Monday, February 20, 2012, 8:23 AM
NBC News Foreign Correspondent Michelle Kosinski and area businessman Carlos Hoz de Vina have recently split. We told you in July that the Cinnaminson native Kosinski, and the auto mogul had been dating for about a year. Kosinski, recently in town with friends at Rouge (205 S. 18th), splits her... Read more
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