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Archive: August, 2011

NBC10's Deanna Durante delivers baby girl

Monday, August 8, 2011, 4:30 PM
Congratulations to NBC10’s Deanna Durante and husband Tim Swan, computer operations manager at Penn, who welcomed their first child, a daughter, Maya Elizabeth Swan Sunday. She weighed in at 7 pounds, 4 ounces. Mom and baby are well. Read more

Mickey Rourke, Barkley, Moss, Hopkins among UFC crowd

Monday, August 8, 2011, 7:27 AM
Mickey Rourke, Charles Barkley, Randy Moss and Bernard Hopkins were among celebrities who caught the Ultimate Fighting Championship 133 Saturday night at the Wells Fargo Center. Rourke, Barkley and B-Hop sat ringside, while Moss and U.S. Men's National Team Soccer goalie Tim Howard were elsewhere... Read more

VIDEO: Friday's Phillies/Giants bench-clearing "brawl."

Saturday, August 6, 2011, 5:14 PM
Here's a video of Friday night's beaning of Shane Victorino followed by the Phillies/Giants bench-clearing pushing and shoving match. Fear not, we have the express written consent of Major League Baseball to post. Only kidding. It will probably get yanked down soon. If you prefer to hear Scott Franzke... Read more

Cecily Tynan and Adam Joseph get their boxing on.

Friday, August 5, 2011, 8:53 AM
Don't mess with 6ABC's meteorologists. Cecily Tynan and Adam Joseph have begun taking boxing lessons from former Daily News Sexy Single "Joltin' " Joey DeMalavez at his Joltin' Jabs (4303 Main) in Manayunk. Read more from our column in today's Daily News. Read more

A picture of Jason Lee riding a motorcycle on Rittenhouse Square

Wednesday, August 3, 2011, 5:45 PM
Before he was an actor, Jason Lee was a professional skateboarder. Now here he is on a motorcycle. The "My Name is Earl," "Memphis Beat" and "Chasing Amy" star participated Monday in LifeRide for amFAR, a weeklong motorcycle ride along the East Coast to benefit the AIDS organaization. It departed from... Read more

Mike Tyson and family relaxed at Resorts AC over the weekend

Tuesday, August 2, 2011, 5:00 PM
Mike Tyson, his Philly raised bride Lakiha Spicer-Tyson and their daughter, stayed at Resorts over the weekend during an Atlantic City vacation. Tyson dined with hotel owner Dennis Gomes and VP Aaron Gomes at Gallagher’s and dined with his family at the Asian Spice and Capriccio restaurants during... Read more

Will WIP soon take over WYSP's signal?

Tuesday, August 2, 2011, 8:04 AM
Strong rumors around the local CBS Radio cluster suggest that 94 WYSP will become the FM home of Sportsradio 610 WIP and drop its longtime rock format around Labor Day. WIP program director Andy Bloom said that he could neither confirm nor deny the rumor but that there were rumors about the stations... Read more

Out and about: Jason Lee, Nicki Minaj, NKOTB, Josh Groban, Charles Barkley...

Monday, August 1, 2011, 5:32 PM
Jason Lee put away a 28 ounce Porterhouse at Smith & Wollensky in the Rittenhouse where he dined twice over the weekend. The “My Name is Earl” and “Chasing Amy” star was in town for Legends of the Motorcycle and to kick off an AmFAR AIDS charity ride Monday departing from... Read more

New York Post admits Philly beats NY in sports, and in general.

Monday, August 1, 2011, 1:49 PM
New York Post sportswriter Mike Vaccaro used the Eagles weekend acquisition of cornerback Naambi Asomugha from the Raiders, whom the Jets were hoping to sign, to illustrate that Philadelphia has been clowning New York for years now. It's worth a read. Read more

James Van Der Beek, here shooting "Backwards," considers Philly move

Monday, August 1, 2011, 8:43 AM
"I love Philly. It's got everything you want in a big city but still feels like your hometown," says James Van Der Beek, who's been here for several weeks shooting "Backwards," an indie film about rowing and romance. The former "Dawson's Creek" star says he and wife Kimberly have been seeing houses... Read more
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