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Archive: October, 2008

Eddie Munster, McNabb, to attend World Series

Thursday, October 23, 2008, 11:13 AM
Actor/singer Butch Patrick, who played Eddie Munster, is among those expected at the World Series games at Citizens Bank Park. Donovan McNabb, Simon Gagne, NBC News president Steve Capus, and Sixers forward Donyell Marshall, should all be in attendance as well, according to Phillies marketing publicist... Read more

Ligambi 's son arrested again for DUI

Thursday, October 23, 2008, 8:55 AM
Joseph Ligambi Jr. spent Monday night in jail. The 25-year-old son of reputed Philly mob boss Joseph Ligambi was arrested Monday on suspicion of DUI. He posted $500 bail and according to court records, has a hearing on Dec. 19 at the Criminal Justice Center. Ligambi also has a hearing Nov. 26 on a 2007... Read more

If you truly must, make it a Phillies Blunt

Wednesday, October 22, 2008, 1:19 PM
Let it be clear that the Daily News would never endorse the use of illegal drugs. Even drugs such as marijuana which have proven medicinal effects for severely sick patients upon whom the federal government insists on depriving a substance that by sheer coincidence doesn't have cash-heavy lobbyists... Read more

Nancy Spungen documentary nears release

Wednesday, October 22, 2008, 9:13 AM
The October 1978 slaying of Nancy Spungen, the Huntingdon Valley-raised punk-scenester, is the topic of an upcoming documentary. "Who Killed Nancy?" by Alan G. Parker, due out early next year, explores the possibility that Spungen was killed by someone other than boyfriend Sex Pistols bassist... Read more

Dorothy Krysiuk leaving Fox 29 on Halloween

Tuesday, October 21, 2008, 8:49 AM
No word on whether she'll be in costume but Halloween will be traffic anchor Dorothy Krysiuk's last day at Fox 29, a station spokeswoman confirmed yesterday. Sources say that Krysiuk, who has worked early-morning hours at Fox since 2001, wants to take a break from television and that the desire to not... Read more

Kerri-Lee Halkett gets hitched

Monday, October 20, 2008, 1:22 PM
Fox 29's Kerri-Lee Halkett has gotten hitched. The anchorbabe married lawyer boyfriend Kirt Mayland on a weekend trip to New Orleans earlier this month. Halkett wrote about the trip on her blog but failed to mention the nuptials. Mayland, 37, who formerly worked on Wall Street, has moved to Philadelphia... Read more

Canseco/Bonaduce to fight here in January

Monday, October 20, 2008, 8:41 AM
Last time Jose Canseco was here to box, NBC 10's Vai Sikahema laid him out in a minute. Now Canseco plans to battle Broomall-born Danny Bonaduce in a Jan. 17 bout at a location to be annouced, promoted of course by Damon Feldman's Celebrity Boxing outfit. Bonaduce, who we recently reported was being... Read more

Shane Victorino signs stuff Sunday

Thursday, October 16, 2008, 11:00 PM
Wanna thank Shane Victorino for his great work in the NLCS? The Flyin' Hawaiian will autograph Phillies gear from the new time of 6 to 8 p.m. (It was originally scheduled from 4 to 6 p.m.) Sunday at the Forman Mills at 2500 Grant Ave. Leis and other Hawaiian themed stuff will be given away...In other... Read more

Phillies victory was in the stars for Gemini

Thursday, October 16, 2008, 9:40 AM
"Be patient. It will all come to fruition by Thursday," was the text-alert horoscope sent to Gemini on Monday. One local Gemini, a Phillies season ticket holder, took her horoscope to heart and told anyone she could that the Phillies would clinch with Game 5. Today's horoscope? "Watch... Read more

Bon Jovi tackles McCain campaign for using his song

Wednesday, October 15, 2008, 2:18 PM
Philadelphia Soul co-owner Jon Bon Jovi tells TMZ he is "surprised to hear that our song, "Who Says You can't Go Home" was used by the McCain campaign at rallies yesterday and today." Bon Jovi, who has hosted a fundraiser at his home for Barack Obama and who was in town Friday to... Read more
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