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Archive: August, 2012

Kelly Clarkson greets Let There Be Rock school kids before concert

Thursday, August 23, 2012, 10:13 AM
A lucky group of students from the Let There Be Rock School of Music in Delaware County were surprised with a backstage meet-and-greet with Kelly Clarkson before her concert last Thursday. The pop star was on the bill with the Fray at the Susquehanna Bank Center in Camden. Let There Be Rock owners... Read more

Former Flyer Riley Cote starts hemp charity, hosts Cypress Hill, Sublime concert.

Thursday, August 23, 2012, 9:43 AM
Former Flyers bruiser Riley Cote wants you to know that just because he founded an organization called Hemp Heals, that does not make him a pothead. Cote, whose foundation is sponsoring a Saturday concert at Festival Pier featuring Cypress Hill and Sublime, says he was inspired to launch a pro-hemp... Read more

Photos from 'Paranoia' set of Harrison Ford, Gary Oldman, Liam Hemsworth, Josh Holloway

Wednesday, August 22, 2012, 12:37 PM
Harrison Ford, Gary Oldman, Liam Hemsworth and Josh Holloway all took part in Tuesday's "Paranoia" shooting at 12th & Walnut in Center City. Most of the action featured the actors entering and leaving the giant corner building of The Beasley Firm which was renamed The Sutton Club for the shoot... Read more

Miley Cyrus tours Betsy Ross House, shops South Street

Tuesday, August 21, 2012, 6:24 PM
Miley Cyrus lined up like any other historically-minded tourist at the Betsy Ross House Tuesday afternoon and bought three tickets for her and friends. Cyrus and her male friends listened for a few minutes as Betsy Ross (Carol Spacht) talked about her work, then continued their self-guided... Read more

Michael Phelps played poker, partied at Borgata Monday night

Tuesday, August 21, 2012, 12:37 PM
Michael Phelps stayed in a suite at the Borgata Monday night after playing poker there and later partying with an attractive blonde at the mur.mur nightclub. Our spies weren’t sure if his companion is new girlfriend Megan Rossee but believe that she was. Also no word on whether the Olympic... Read more

Out and about: Maria Bello, Cake Boss' Buddy Valastro, Alana de la Garza

Tuesday, August 21, 2012, 8:42 AM
Norristown native actress Maria Bello partied Saturday night at HQ nightclub at Revel in Atlantic City. Bello and some girlfriends showed up around midnight and drank two bottles of Grey Goose and shots of Don Julio 1942 tequila. They stayed until around 3 a.m. Sunday at HQ, which is now open... Read more

Paranoia wraps Monday, returns for more shooting in December

Tuesday, August 21, 2012, 8:10 AM
"Paranoia" is winding down production, and the film should wrap summer shooting Monday. We say summer shooting because the corporate-espionage thriller, starring Harrison Ford and Gary Oldman, will be back to shoot for 10 days in December. The movie, which films Tuesday around 12th and Walnut... Read more

Comedian Phyllis Diller dies at 95

Monday, August 20, 2012, 3:39 PM
Legendary comedian Phyllis Diller passed away this morning, according to her manager Milt Suchin. Diller was 95. Best known for her self-deprecating stage persona, Diller began her stand-up career in the early '50s, rising to prominence in the '60s, crediting Bob Hope with her success. She would later... Read more

Golden boy Phelps headed to Harrah's

Monday, August 20, 2012, 2:53 PM
We don’t usually give a flying fig about the endless parade of “celebrities” who use casinos as ATMs by pocketing insane amounts of cash for appearing at gaming hall discos. But it is worth noting a forthcoming appearance by a genuine hero. Swimming god Michael Phelps, who recently... Read more

Meteorologist Dave Warren doesn't seem long for NBC10

Monday, August 20, 2012, 7:44 AM
We have to question whether meteorologist Dave Warren is long for NBC 10. The station has been running promos for its weather team: Glenn "Hurricane" Schwartz, Sheena Parveen, Bill Henley and Michelle Grossman, but Warren is conspicuously absent from the spots. Furthermore, the station is advertising... Read more
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