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Archive: April, 2009

Paul Rudd, Reese Witherspoon, Owen Wilson to shoot film here

Thursday, April 30, 2009, 4:29 PM
"How Do You Know," a James L. Brooks film starring Paul Rudd, Reese Witherspoon and Owen Wilson. Shooting is scheduled to begin shooting in the area from July to October. You may recall we told you in March that the film's producers had scouted Philly and would either shoot here or in Boston... Read more

SuperPretzel will air spot Harry Kalas filmed in March

Thursday, April 30, 2009, 7:50 AM
SuperPretzel has decided to air a commercial that Harry Kalas taped in March, and will run the spot on TV during Saturday's and Sunday's Phillies/Mets games. The commercial will also screen at Citizens Bank Park during the games, and after Sunday's game it will be posted online at SuperPretzel.com... Read more

Frank Stallone and Weinstein Co. team up on reality show

Wednesday, April 29, 2009, 7:57 AM
Frank Stallone says he and a reality-show crew will be in town May 30 at Lincoln High School for a Class of 1969 reunion and a party to say goodbye to the school, which is being torn down to welcome a new school. Frank's show follows the younger brother of Sylvester Stallone working on getting... Read more

Moving service for Delfonics singer Randy Cain

Tuesday, April 28, 2009, 8:01 AM
Bunny Sigler sang his version of “The Lord’s Prayer” Saturday morning at the funeral of Delfonics singer Randy Cain at the Christ Baptist Church in Burlington. Wilbert and William Hart with whom Cain formed the legendary Philly soul group at Overbrook High in the 1960s were among... Read more

Harry Jay Katz sports shiner, blames fall

Monday, April 27, 2009, 5:45 PM
Reformed playboy Harry Jay Katz is sporting a mysterious shiner and bruising on his prominent nose after a night carousing with his old pal Frank Stallone Saturday. Katz claims the bruises are the result of a fall on 17th Street. He and actor/singer Stallone painted the town along with Katz's girlfriend... Read more

Stern prankster Capt. Janks jailed for allegedly fleecing nightclubs

Monday, April 27, 2009, 11:57 AM
North Wales’ Tom Cipriano, better known to fans of Howard Stern as Capt. Janks spent the weekend in jail. He was arrested Thursday by Plymouth Township Police for allegedly taking a deposit of $350 in December from the Old Mansion House in Conshohocken to host an event there in March for which... Read more

Renee Chenault-Fattah lunches at White House with Michelle Obama, Jill Biden

Friday, April 24, 2009, 6:28 PM
NBC10 anchor Renee Chenault-Fattah lunched at the White House today with First Lady Michelle Obama and Second Lady Jill Biden. We're told she was there wearing her wife of Congressman Chaka Fattah hat and not in her journalistic capacity. The couple's young daughters also recently attended the White... Read more

"Hurricane" Schwartz, fiancee call off engagement

Wednesday, April 22, 2009, 5:33 PM
NBC10 meteorologist Glenn "Hurricane" Schwartz and Bucks County’s Christie Wood have called off their engagement, informed sources tell us. Schwartz proposed to Wood, whom he met on Match.com, on Christmas morning. The pair had dated for nearly a year. Schwartz, who divorced his wife... Read more

WHYY lays off 17 employees

Wednesday, April 22, 2009, 4:34 PM
Earlier today WHYY laid off 16 full-time employees and one part-timer throughout the public radio and television stations. No direct news content production staffers on anybody regularly on-air on TV12, or 91 FM were cut, says WHYY spokesman Art Ellis. Ellis said that compared to other non-profits... Read more

Guarino bows out of boxing, can't risk black eye during sweeps

Wednesday, April 22, 2009, 8:04 AM
Rob Guarino is no longer involved in the May 16 Celebrity Boxing event at World Gym, on the Boulevard. The former Fox 29 meteorologist had been scheduled to fight "Tailor Made," a VH1 reality star, but dropped out. Guarino says his new station, KOAT in Albuquerque, N.M., told him it "can't... Read more
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