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Archive: December, 2009

Out and about: Eva Mendes, Jennifer Love Hewitt and Jamie Kennedy

Tuesday, December 22, 2009, 4:14 PM
Sexy screen siren Eva Mendes, who was booked under an alias, got her hair blown out at Richard Nicholos Salon (1716 Sansom) earlier this afternoon. No word on why the actress is in toown...Also this afternoon Upper Darby native actor Jamie Kennedy and girlfriend Jennifer Love Hewitt acted "very... Read more

Don Tollefson becomes a father at 57.

Wednesday, December 16, 2009, 5:48 PM
Better late than never, veteran sports broadcaster Don Tollefson has become a father at 57. Congrats to Tolly and wife Marilyn Torres-Tollefson, 35, who welcomed a daughter, Gabriella Laura, at 12:42 a.m. today. “I’m a 57-year-old first time daddy, and it feels terrific,” Tolly... Read more

Shaquille O'Neal, in 3D glasses, just watched the Comcast Center holiday show

Wednesday, December 16, 2009, 2:06 PM
It wasn't hard to miss Shaquille O'Neal at the Comcast Center this afternoon wearing a pair of 3D glasses as he took in the building's free and open to the public holiday display. Shaq, who wore a Cavs sweatshirt, is a Comcast pitchman and headed up to the corporate offices after watching the lobby... Read more

South Philly guy on MTV's "Real World: DC"

Wednesday, December 16, 2009, 8:43 AM
South Philly's Josh Colon hopes that his position on the cast of "The Real World: DC" will lead to a reality-TV career. Colon, 23, who was raised at 8th and Oregon and works at both Pat's King of Steaks and Tony Luke's, said that he was "the guy with the girlfriend" when the cast... Read more

Screeching Weasel to play the Troc in April. First Philly show since 1993.

Wednesday, December 16, 2009, 12:21 AM
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Jim Gardner honored, emcee Dave Roberts skips due to knee injury

Tuesday, December 15, 2009, 8:34 AM
Dave Roberts was supposed to emcee yesterday's Philadelphia Public Relations Association's ceremony honoring "Action News" anchor Jim Gardner, but the weatherman, who retired Friday, injured his knee running in the studio during his final broadcast. Roberts, 73, was scheduled to have an... Read more

Out and about: Allen Iverson, Asante Samuel, 'Entourage' actress

Monday, December 14, 2009, 9:13 AM
Allen Iverson and Thaddeus Young picked up Godfather hoagies and sweet potato fries to go from Donnie Mac's Deli on 4th (326 Fayette St.) in Conshohocken on Saturday, signing autographs in the deli before they left... Eagles cornerback Asante Samuel ordered "The McNabb," the chicken cheesesteak... Read more

Friends and fans say goodbye to guitarist Jack Rose

Monday, December 14, 2009, 8:09 AM
Thurston Moore, leader of veteran New York noise rockers Sonic Youth, was among the friends and fans of Jack Rose who attended the guitar extraordinaire's Saturday memorial services at Bringhurst Funeral Home, in Bala Cynwyd. Rose, who was 38, died of a heart attack on Dec. 5. He was buried Saturday... Read more

Wired 96.5's G-N Kang models for sexy calendar

Sunday, December 13, 2009, 6:07 PM
Here's Wired 96.5’s G-N Kang as Miss November in photographer Christopher Gabello’s 2010 calendar for Varga Bar (10th & Spruce), It features photos of 12 models made up to look like the “Varga girls,” painted by artist Alberto Vargas, after whom George Anni named Varga Bar... Read more

Kendra Wilkinson and Hank Baskett welcome a baby boy.

Friday, December 11, 2009, 10:36 AM
Congratulations to former Eagles wide receiver Hank Baskett and Playboy Playmate bride Kendra Wilkinson who welcomed a son, Hank Baskett IV, at 12:37 this morning, E! Online has reported. The baby was born in Indianapolis where Baskett now plays for the Colts. Hank IV weighed in at 9 pounds and 5... Read more
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