The Insider Archive: September, 2009

Name a cheesesteak, times two

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Name a kid. Name a pet. Name a cheesesteak. Campo’s Deli in Old City and Jake's Philadelphia Cheesesteaks at the Shops at Liberty Place... Read more

Free lunch on 10/1

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Delimaker Dietz & Watson will celebrate its 70th anniversary on Oct. 1 at City Hall’s Dilworth Plaza (that's the 15th Street side)... Read more

Ly Michael's giving way to Tazia

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Saturday (9/26) will be last call after five-plus years for Ly Michael's, the Vietnamese restau-bar at 11th and Arch Streets, across from the... Read more

Sad song

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This town ain't big enough for more than one piano bar. Today's announcement that the Piano Bar @ 20th and Arch has closed is tempered with... Read more

Ambler doings

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Ambler's small-town main street (Butler Pike) has been experiencing a bit of a revival. A branch of the Lafayette Hill Italian favorite From... Read more

Check out this suite upgrade

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Wallingford's Emily Mendell was sent to New York last week for a hastily arranged trip on behalf of her employer, the National Venture Capital... Read more

New chef at El Camino Real

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El Camino Real, the border bar in Northern Liberties, has hired a chef to replace Jennifer Zavala, who left last month on the eve of her debut... Read more

See the trailer for Mumia movie

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Tigre Hill, who's been working seemingly forever on a documentary about Police Officer Daniel Faulkner's slaying and the conviction of Mumia... Read more