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Archive: December, 2011

John Bolaris suspended by Fox 29

Friday, December 23, 2011, 11:20 AM
Fox 29 meteorologist John Bolaris has been suspended indefinitely by the news station just days after Playboy magazine published an article about his being drugged and scammed by two European hotties in Miami Beach in March 2010, a story first reported by the Daily News this past May. Bolaris is... Read more

Despite recent New Yorker status, ?uestlove is Philly for life.

Wednesday, December 14, 2011, 9:29 PM
You may have seen ?uestlove featured in US Weekly’s “25 Stylish New Yorkers” List or being claimed as the “People’s Bandleader” by New York magazine. The Roots leader laughed yesterday that he’s not used to being called a New Yorker, though he started ... Read more

District Attorney Seth Williams, wife Sonita separate

Tuesday, December 13, 2011, 4:08 PM
District Attorney Seth Williams and wife Sonita have “Decided to end our marriage,” the couple confirmed in a joint statement this afternoon. The decision was made “After long and careful consideration,” and the couple will “Remain close friends and loving co-parents... Read more

Charles Barkley serving as new Weight Watchers spokesman

Tuesday, December 13, 2011, 2:08 PM
The Round Mound of Rebound is shedding pounds with the help of Weight Watchers. Now Charles Barkley has signed on to be the new ambassador of the Weight Watchers for Men campaign with print, TV and online ads beginning on Christmas. Barkley, who says he's now 305 pounds, and let's not forget he is... Read more

Tom Lamaine is new Sixers announcer, Matt Cord moves to Sixers.com

Sunday, December 11, 2011, 3:33 PM
Tom Lamaine, who served as a television broadcaster for the Sixers in the 1970s will become the team's new PA announcer this season, Sixers CEO Adam Aron confirmed this afternoon. Lamaine worked alongside Bill Campbell from 1970 to 1976 broadcasting Sixers games for WPHL-17. For the past several... Read more

Vivica A. Fox will promote hair line in the area Saturday

Thursday, December 8, 2011, 7:54 AM
Actress Vivica A. Fox ("Kill Bill," "Curb Your Enthusiasm") is in town this week working on her Vivica A. Fox Hair Collection, based in Conshohocken. Today and tomorrow, she's doing photo shoots for promotional materials, and on Saturday morning she'll appear from 10:30 to noon at the Cambridge... Read more

DeSean Jackson out and about with singer Mya, model Esther Baxter

Wednesday, December 7, 2011, 7:58 AM
It seems DeSean Jackson is having better luck catching ladies than footballs. On consecutive nights the Eagles wide receiver was out with video vixen Esther Baxter and R&B singer Mya. On Sunday night Baxter, a model who’s been seen in many hip-hop and R&B videos, and more recently... Read more

Here we shoot a Preston & Steve intern with clam chowder.

Tuesday, December 6, 2011, 5:26 PM
Here's a video of our Thursday visit to Preston and Steve's 14th annual Campout for Hunger where we fired a cannon full of rancid clam chowder at P&S intern Jake Mattera.. The five-day event raked in 576,687 pounds of nonperishable food for Philabundance. The 93.3 WMMR radio hosts lived in... Read more

Marathon Grill on 10th & Walnut changing hands after legal dispute

Tuesday, December 6, 2011, 11:24 AM
Expect the 10th & Walnut location of the Marathon Grill to change names in January, although it will remain an American bistro. The change is related to a legal settlement of a case that Bernard Spain and Murray Spain brought against Marathon and the Borish family in June. The case, settled... Read more

Chase Utley, wife Jen, welcome a baby boy

Monday, December 5, 2011, 8:42 AM
Congratulations to Jen and Chase Utley. The Phillies slugger and his animal activist bride welcomed a son, Benjamin Cooper Utley on Friday afternoon. Cooper is Jen's maiden name. He's their first child. The sports site Crossing Broad, which first reported on the birth, had posted a baby photo without... Read more
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