Thursday, February 11, 2016


Mac and Dee from "Always Sunny" getting into bar business for real

Thursday, December 17, 2009, 12:38 PM
They own a Philly bar on TV, why not for real? Rob McElhenney and Kaitlin Olson, the husband-and-wife team who play Mac and Sweet Dee on It’s Always Sunny in Philadelphia, will be partners in an Old City bar, now operating as Skinner's, at 226 Market St. The info was rumored yesterday on Phoodie... Read more

Today's weather derby

Wednesday, February 11, 2009, 9:25 AM
TV meteorologists fret over snow all winter. Today, on what may be the warmest February day in some time, see how they call what may be a record high. The forecasts for today on the morning shows: - 6ABC: 64 - CBS3: 65 - NBC10: 67 - Fox29: 72 The National Weather Service says... Read more

Punk Rock Flea Market postponed

Friday, December 19, 2008, 11:11 PM
Saturday's Punk Rock Flea Market is on hold after the city ordered the shutdown of the Starlight Ballroom yesterday. A source with the Department of License and Inspections said the owner had been thin ice -- but after new complaints surfaced after a fight last weekend, a cease-operation order came down... Read more

Q102 alumna Blaire to fill in on My106

Wednesday, November 12, 2008, 11:20 PM
Blaire Galaton, let go from Q102 when the Booker Show was canned, will do pop-culture breaks Thursday morning on My106's Logan show. She is expected to start about 7 a.m. It's a one-day fill-in, she says, adding that she found her headphones on Wednesday, and they were filled with dust already. Read more

It's Christmas on the radio

Thursday, October 30, 2008, 1:38 PM
The Phillies are world champions and radio station Now 97.5 likens it to Christmas coming early. The station will start playing Christmas music starting Friday at 5 p.m. It has not been determined how long the yule tunes will last. Could this be the first station in Philly to go all-Christmas? Read more

Shane Shane Shane

Saturday, October 18, 2008, 3:17 PM
Ran into Shane Victorino last night outside of Rouge on Rittenhouse Square, where he was hanging unmolested. I asked him about PETA's plea that he renounce the Hawaiian delicacy Spam musubi. He chuckled and said, "It is what it is." Sunday from 6 to 8 the Forman Mills on Grant Avenue, east of... Read more

Jody Mac back, with a co-host

Friday, October 3, 2008, 7:51 AM
Not only will Jody McDonald return this morning at 9 on ESPN 950 after heart surgery, he will pick up a permanent co-host: Harry Mayes, most recently the co-host of the Locker Room (7pm-11pm) with Dan Schwartzman. Read more
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