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Archive: January, 2010

Sting catches a soccer match at Fado, dines at 10 Arts

Sunday, January 31, 2010, 3:55 PM
Sting was among soccer fans taking in Manchester United's win over Arsenal this afternoon at Fado (15th & Locust). The musician, in town for a performance Saturday at The Academy of Music’s 153rd Anniversary Concert, sat in the back of the pub and had a pint as he enjoyed the match with relative... Read more

Michael Phelps busts out of Borgata's Winter Poker Open

Saturday, January 30, 2010, 2:35 PM
Olympic swimming champion Michael Phelps nearly placed in the top ten of the Heads up No Limit Hold 'Em portion of the Borgata's Winter Poker Open. Phelps was eliminated Friday afternoon from the $2,000 buy-in event after a successful run at play on Thursday. After busting out, Phelps briefly chatted... Read more

Carlos Ruiz and agent celebrate Chooch's 30th BDay, new contract

Friday, January 29, 2010, 2:45 PM
Phillies catcher Carlos Ruiz and agent Marc Kligman celebrated Chooch's 30th birthday and his new, three-year, $8.85 million Phillies contract over dinner Wednesday at Max & David’s (8120 Old York) in Elkins Park. Kligman, chose the Kosher where the guys had rib-eye steaks and a dairy-free... Read more

Langhorne woman wins $25,000 on "Millionaire"

Friday, January 29, 2010, 2:05 PM
Langhorne’s Carrie Cranmer, who owns dog treat bakery Doggie Deli (19 Donaldson) in Doylestown won $25,000 on Thursday’s episode of “Who Wants To Be A Millionaire.” (12:30 p.m., 6ABC). Cranmer successfully answered the $15,000 question about Mary Shelley’s “Frankenstein... Read more

Cataldi wants Snooki to gyrate at Wing Bowl, will allow Mary Carey to be Wingette

Thursday, January 28, 2010, 8:31 AM
After "Jersey Shore" star Nicole "Snooki" Polizzi dropped an F-bomb on yesterday's 610-WIP morning show, Angelo Cataldi is a little scared of what she'll do at the Wing Bowl. Cataldi and the rest of the show hosts and staff simultaneously hit their dump buttons, and the curse wasn't... Read more

Mary Carey banned from serving as a Wingette during Wing Bowl

Wednesday, January 27, 2010, 8:18 AM
Last week we told you how excited Mary Carey was to be debuting as a Wingette in the Wing Bowl on Feb. 5 at the Wachovia Center. But Chris Weinerman, a co-owner of the World Famous Gold Club (1416 Chancellor), where Carey dances Feb. 3-6, says 610 WIP has since told him Carey cannot be a Wingette... Read more

Local ShopRite owner joining Michelle Obama at State of the Union

Wednesday, January 27, 2010, 7:21 AM
Cherry Hill's Jeff Brown will be sitting with first lady Michelle Obama tonight at President Obama's State of the Union address. Brown, who owns 10 local ShopRite supermarkets, has been discussing with the White House ways to expand the Fresh Food Funds Initiative, which he helped found. FFFI is a... Read more

April's CineFest canceled.

Tuesday, January 26, 2010, 6:54 PM
The Philadelphia Cinema Alliance announced today that the April 8-19 Philadelphia CineFest has been canceled. PCA Development Director Thom Cardwell says the festival will return in 2011 and that a lack of corporate and government sponsorship made “the fiscal planning of the event too daunting... Read more

Michael Phelps parties with Jay Sean at Borgata

Tuesday, January 26, 2010, 9:05 AM
Michael Phelps gets pumped up for competition by listening to hip-hop, and it seems the rap community has embraced the Olympic swimming champ as well. Aquaman Phelps hung out with Jay Sean at club mur. mur into the early-morning hours Sunday at the Borgata after the London-born rapper/singer performed... Read more

Langhorne woman on "Millionaire" Thursday

Tuesday, January 26, 2010, 8:54 AM
Langhorne's Carrie Cranmer, who owns dog-treat bakery Doggie Deli (19 Donaldson) in Doylestown, will be a "Who Wants to be a Millionaire" contestant on Thursday (12:30 p.m., 6ABC). Cranmer, a 1994 Neshaminy High grad, says that her terrier Gertie watches "Millionaire" with her at... Read more
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