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Archive: September, 2012

Damon Feldman taking Michael Lohan on 'Judge Alex', seeks $5K

Wednesday, September 12, 2012, 6:51 AM
You know how when the Giants and Cowboys play each other, Eagles fans wish both teams could lose? That's how some people will feel when Celebrity Boxing Federation promoter Damon Feldman takes Michael Lohan, the press-hungry father of actress Lindsay Lohan, to court on "Judge Alex." Feldman... Read more

Ralph's Italian opening restaurant at new Valley Forge Sheraton

Tuesday, September 11, 2012, 11:14 AM
Ralph’s (760 S. 9th) is heading to Valley Forge. Eddie Rubino, co-owner of the nation’s oldest Italian restaurant, confirmed Tuesday that in mid-October, a restaurant Ralph’s of South Philly will open inside the new Valley Forge Sheraton near the Valley Forge Casino. “We... Read more

Did South Philly's Christina Wilson win 'Hell's Kitchen?'

Monday, September 10, 2012, 8:57 PM
Congratulations to South Philly's Christina Wilson who won Fox's "Hell's Kitchen" Monday night and a job as head chef of Gordon Ramsay Steak at the Paris Las Vegas Hotel. The job comes with a $250K salary. Wilson, 32, watched the finale at the Fox Eco Party in Culver City, Calif. She couldn't be reached... Read more

Dawn Stensland, Don Tollefson, Phil Andrews launch new TV shows

Monday, September 10, 2012, 7:18 AM
Dawn Stensland will soon return to local television, where she hasn't been seen on-air since leaving Fox 29 in 2009. The longtime anchor will host a new show for WMCN 44 tentatively titled "A New View," a live weekly program that Stensland says will "delve into the issues - not politics, not sports... Read more

Arlen Specter released from hospital where he had been treated for cancer

Friday, September 7, 2012, 11:55 AM
Arlen Specter was released Friday morning from the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, where the longtime U.S. Senator had been treated for non-Hodgkin's lymphoma, his family has confirmed. Specter is "Expected to return to HUP periodically for additional cancer treatment," said a brief statement... Read more

'Jackass' star Wee Man finds love with Cherry Hill woman

Thursday, September 6, 2012, 9:39 AM
The "Jackass" prankster known as Wee Man has found big love with a Cherry Hill woman. Jason Acuna, 39, met Aliza Mancini, 25, in May during a bar appearance at P.J. Whelihan's in Cherry Hill. "We just started talking and drinking at the bar and we've been together ever since," Wee Man said by... Read more

Sixers replacing Tom Lamaine as PA announcer

Wednesday, September 5, 2012, 10:00 PM
Tom Lamaine will not return as Sixers announcer next season. Lamaine confirmed Wednesday afternoon that Sixers CEO Adam Aron told him earlier this summer that the team was looking to go in a different direction. “He told me I gave them exactly what they wanted,” Lamaine said... Read more

Voice behind Obama Girl returns with 'Still Got A Crush On Obama'

Wednesday, September 5, 2012, 10:47 AM
"Crush on Obama" singer and songwriter Leah Kauffman is back with a new video and single, "Still Got a Crush on Obama." But unlike the 2008 video sensation which featured model Amber Lee Ettinger lip synching to Kauffman's voice, this time the Old City resident appears in her own video. Kauffman,... Read more

Drake dropped in on Jill Scott charity party at Union Transfer

Tuesday, September 4, 2012, 10:22 PM
Drake stopped by Jill Scott’s Blues Babe Foundation fundraiser at Union Transfer (10th & Spring Garden) late Sunday night and made a donation to the charity. The hometown soulful songbird and the Canadian rapper spent some time talking in a VIP area of the club. Scott, who performed... Read more

CSN Philly's "Call Me Maybe" spoof reminds viewers of channel switch

Tuesday, September 4, 2012, 11:16 AM
What better way could Comcast SportsNet let viewers know the station moved from Channel 200 to Channel 847 on Comcast than a "Call Me Maybe" parody? That's right. "Watch Us Baby," features Michael Barkann, Neil Hartmann, Dei Lynam, Derrick Gunn, Lisa Hillary, Marshall Harris, Ricky Bottalico, Ben... Read more
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