The Insider Archive: September, 2008

Big ups for Howard Eskin

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WIP afternoon talker Howard Eskin will be the man of the hour on Nov. 6 as he gets a lifetime achievement award at the 15th annual Philadelphia... Read more

Cadillac Jack gets WOGL's afternoon job

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Cadillac Jack, who's pretty much held the afternoon shift on WOGL (98.1) since the death of "Big Ron" O'Brien in April, was tapped... Read more

Phanatic gets down with Little Feat

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What the Phillie Phanatic did on his night off. He got up on stage last night at the Keswick Theater with Little Feat. Read more

Hear this: If the Phils make the playoffs...

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Here's something to think about: If the Phillies make the playoffs, the games may be heard on not one, not two, but three radio stations. And... Read more

London Grill needs a chef

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London Grill in Fairmount has a knack for keeping kitchen staff. Now that chef Dennis Heslin is leaving in November after 14 years -- he's... Read more

Smooth jazz back -- sort of

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Greater Media, which pulled the plug on its smooth jazz station at 97.5 several weeks ago, has announced that it's started a multichannel online... Read more

McGillin's gets Gourmet's "cool" nod

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The new October issue of Gourmet magazine names McGillin’s Olde Ale House in Center City as one of 14 coolest bars in the United States... Read more

Wine bar in Northern Liberties?

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Alfredo Giannaccari is going before the Northern Liberties Neighbors Association's zoning committee Tuesday night to talk up plans for a wine... Read more