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Archive: July, 2011

James Van Der Beek shooting "Backwards" around town

Tuesday, July 19, 2011, 7:27 AM
You may see "Dawson's Creek" star James Van Der Beek around town for a few weeks as he's shooting "Backwards." The sports romance, written by and starring Haverford native Sarah Megan Thomas and directed by Ben Hickernell, began shooting interiors Sunday around Rittenhouse Square. Thomas plays a... Read more

A good excuse to post a picture of Rihanna...

Monday, July 18, 2011, 6:13 PM
Rihanna got carried away, briefly, on Cee-Lo Green's shoulders Sunday night at the Borgata's Mixx nightclub where the artists stopped, along with her dancers, after their concert at the hotel's Event Center. At Mixx Cee Lo sang “F--- You,” and “Crazy” by his old duo Gnarls Barkley... Read more

Andrew Dice Clay excited for "Entourage" and Atlantic City comebacks

Monday, July 18, 2011, 7:53 AM
Andrew Dice Clay says he considers "Entourage" creator Doug Ellin "my Quentin Tarantino." What the comedian means is that he hopes that Ellin's casting of him for a recurring role on the final season of the HBO series is the equivalent of what Tarantino casting John Travolta in "Pulp Fiction" did... Read more

Selena Gomez helps Ryan Seacrest launch The Voice at CHOP

Friday, July 15, 2011, 1:51 PM
Pop star and actress Selena Gomez joined "American Idol" host Ryan Seacrest at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia this morning for the ribbon-cutting ceremony for The Voice, the multi-media center for patients that Seacrest's charitable foundation provided. We told you yesterday that Seacrest would... Read more

Ryan Seacrest launching multimedia center at CHOP tomorrow

Thursday, July 14, 2011, 9:02 AM
"American Idol" host Ryan Seacrest will be at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia tomorrow to launch The Voice, a closed-circuit, multimedia center that his charitable foundation has funded. The event is open only to the hospital's patients and their families. The Voice, housed inside the main hospital's... Read more

Frank Stallone, Sr., father of Frank and Sylvester Stallone, dies at 91.

Wednesday, July 13, 2011, 8:31 AM
Condolences to Frank and Sylvester Stallone on the death of their father, Frank Stallone Sr., on Monday at age 91. An Italian immigrant, Stallone came to America in 1932 and served in the Army from 1940 to 1945. He was a lifelong polo player, and owned and operated several hair salons in Maryland... Read more

Trade a pair of shoes for U2 tickets Wednesday morning

Tuesday, July 12, 2011, 5:46 PM
Donate a pair of shoes, get free U2 tickets. That's right. StubHub will give a pair of tickets to U2's Thursday show at Lincoln Financial Field to the first 180 people in line at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the Shops at Liberty Place with a pair of new or gently used shoes to donate to Soles4Souls. Seat... Read more

Out and about: Michael Vick, Sgt. Slaughter, Jeff Carter, LeSean McCoy...

Tuesday, July 12, 2011, 9:37 AM
Ex-Flyers center Jeff Carter and a female companion seemed to be picking up storage containers at the Target in Cherry Hill Sunday, for his move to Columbus, where he'll now play for the Blue Jackets. Our tipster says Carter took time to take pictures with a group of kids who approached him near... Read more

Natalie Morales of "Today" to run in Back on My Feet fundraiser

Tuesday, July 12, 2011, 9:23 AM
"Today" Show news anchor Natalie Morales will run Saturday in the Stroehmann Back on My Feet 20in24 Challenge to raise money to fight homelessness. The race gives runners options to compete in a 24-hour marathon, distance relays, a pajama run and a midnight run. Morales is a board member of Back... Read more

Vince DeMentri injured in I-95 car crash

Monday, July 11, 2011, 7:41 AM
Best wishes to former NBC 10 anchor Vince DeMentri, who suffered a severe concussion and a broken nose in a Friday night car accident on I-95. DeMentri was traveling on I-95 South just above the Cottman Avenue exit during heavy rain when, he says, a car cut him off and he swerved into an SUV... Read more
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