The Insider Archive: July, 2010

Philly beats Chicago to win world championship

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Stanley Cup, Shmanley Cup. Philly hosted the annual world championship of the improv-comedy show ComedySportz, which brought 20 teams around... Read more

When is the Apple store opening?

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Much, much speculation has been flying over the opening of Philly's first Apple store, at 1607 Walnut St., near Rittenhouse Square. Apple... Read more

Cafe Spice is down

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After 10 years on the Old City strip between Market and Chestnut Streets, Cafe Spice has called it a career, as confirmed by the manager of... Read more

G-N Kang is out at Wired 96.5

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G-N Kang, sidekick on Wired 96.5's Chio in the Morning show, had her last shift on Thursday, as first reported by HughE Dillon. She says her... Read more

Opening tonight: Paloma

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Chef Adan Saavedra is known as a perfectionist, and he just now sprung his dinner menu for Paloma. Which makes sense because Paloma's opening... Read more

Eat like a Philadelphian

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I'm not normally in favor of excessive eating, though it can be fun to watch. Jake's Sandwich Board at 12th and Sansom Streets just introduced... Read more

Jose Garces' wurst case scenario

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Chicago boy Jose Garces is bringing to town a piece of his hometown lore for his beer-and-brat house planned for the old Letto Deli at 13th... Read more

Today's random celeb sighting: Ernest Borgnine

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Spotted among the crowd at last night's final auditions of the Sixers Dancers at Chickie's & Pete's in South Philly was Oscar-winner Ernest... Read more