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Zooey Deschanel's Philly roots

Tuesday, August 13, 2013, 9:48 AM
Actress Zooey Deschanel traveled around the area to investigate her Lancaster County Quaker relatives' involvement in the abolitionist movement in TLC's "Who Do You Think You Are?" airing tonight at 9. With the help of, Deschanel discovered that her great mom-mom Sarah Pownall was involved... Read more

Sisters Nightclub closes

Monday, August 12, 2013, 2:52 PM
Center City's sole, female-focused LGBT bar Sisters (1320 Chancellor St.) is closing its doors after 17 years, according to posts on Twitter and Facebook. Timaree Schmit, the club's chief communications officer and member of house dance team Sister Sirens, says she discovered the spot's plans to... Read more

Meteorologist Tedd Florendo joins NBC10

Thursday, August 1, 2013, 2:33 PM
Tedd Florendo will join NBC10 as a meteorologist, starting his tenure at the station Spetember 9. Florendo will be a weekend weatherman, presumably filling the spot of the recently departed Michelle Grossman. “Tedd has great meteorology skills, paired with a positive energy and style that our... Read more

Michelle Grossman leaves NBC10

Monday, July 29, 2013, 2:44 PM
NBC 10 meteorologist Michelle Grossman is leaving the staion to become a full time mom. Grossman, who grew up in Doylestown and graduated from Central Bucks East, had been with the station since January of 2008. She'll be leaving '10 to stay at home with new son Jeremy who was born in December. She... Read more

Villanova law grad tries to get a job with his toned arms

Wednesday, July 24, 2013, 2:28 PM
Law blog Above the Law posted an email from a desperate job seeker who email-blasted many Delaware attorneys in hopes of finding a job. Brian Zulberti, a Wilmington native and Villanova Law '09 grad, gave few personal details in his email blast, but did include a picture of himself in a sleeveless... Read more

Philly TV notes: Terrence Howard joins Shyamalan miniseries, Syfy wants '12 Monkeys'

Tuesday, July 23, 2013, 2:39 PM
Philly is having a boob tube moment. It's a straight up Philly reunion in "Wayward Pines,' the new limited series created by M. Night Shyamalan and "The Playboy Club's" Chad Hodge. Lafayette Hill's Terrence Howard has joined the project as Sheriff Pope, a cop in small, Idaho town plagued by weirdness... Read more

Club sues Kevin Hart after he bails to hang with Dwyane Wade

Tuesday, July 23, 2013, 1:28 PM
A Miami club is suiing North Philly-born comedian Kevin Hart, who recently hosted the Welcome America 4th of July Jam, after he bailed on a scheduled appearance. Instead of hosting a night at Miami's Cameo Nightclub, Hart bailed to host a Miami Heat championship party with buddy Dwyane Wade and BET... Read more

Watch 6ABC's Rob Jennings' final, heartfelt sign off

Monday, July 22, 2013, 10:21 AM
"I don't like goodbyes so I'm not going to use that word. Instead, I'm simply going to say 'Thank you.'" After 36 years at 6ABC, longtime weekend anchor Rob Jennings signed off for the final time last night. He plans on retiring to his native Florida with his wife Karen, a former broadcast journalist... Read more

See a clip of Cory Monteith's final Philly-shot role

Wednesday, July 17, 2013, 12:18 PM
In my column for today, I talked to Josh C. Waller, the director of "McCannick," starring Cory Monteith, the star of "Glee" who was found dead in his hotel room last weekend. A coroner's report said that he died from a mix of alcohol and heroin. Waller discussed how impressed he was with Monteith... Read more

DeSean Jackson to guest star on Disney show 'Crash and Bernstein'

Tuesday, July 16, 2013, 12:54 PM
Eagle DeSean Jackson will guest on Disney XD's "Crash and Bernstein," in an episode airing Monday, July 22 at 8:30 p.m. The two-time Pro-Bowler is no stranger to TV stardom, playing himself on a 2011 episode of FX's "The League." Here's the episode description: "Man Crash": Mr. Poulos dupes Wyatt... Read more
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