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n two seasons as a Philadelphia Phillie, right-handed pitcher Roy Halladay has made many eyes marvel over his magnificence. He proved pleasing stomachs matters to him as much as embarrassing hitters Sunday. Before his team’s tilt against the Pittsburgh Pirates, the reigning National League Cy Young Award winner fraternized and took photos with nearly 200 fans outside Citizens Bank Park, 1 Citizens Bank Way, in support of Philabundance, the latest entity to benefit from The See HALLADAY page 8
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Neighbor responsibility To the Editor: I am writing in regards to the recent animal hoarding raids in South Philly, which have caused me to reflect on the general lack of both community and civic responsibility apparent in the neighbors who have knowingly allowed these situations to go on for years. On July 26, a home was raided at Percy and Shunk streets and 25 animals were removed from the property (â€œLoMo ark,â€? July 28) 14 of which were dead. Some of the neighbors interviewed stated they had been complaining about the horrific odor for five years. Ultimately, the raid had nothing to do with these complaints and more so to do with the fact that when the police responded to a call about the homeowner being naked outside, they observed dead animals from the doorway. The South Philly that I grew up in would not have tolerated a nuisance like this to continue for more than five years. I would think after five weeks/months, it would become blatantly apparent that complaints werenâ€™t working and it was time to explore other options. A house does not smell like death, feces and urine for no reason, and I believe that if this is happening on your block, you have a civic duty to find out what is going on and to help to put an end to it. The smells coming from the rotting animals inside could have just as easily been coming from decomposing humans; what if instead of a hoarding situation, the man was a serial killer keeping living and dead children in filthy cages? The neighbors would be putting their own children at risk as they left them unattended while they wasted their time filing complaints for years. Have we forgotten about last yearâ€™s Earp-Street Chihuahua raid in which about 90 dogs were rescued from a feces-filled rowhome, and no thanks to the neighbors of that street who had been complaining for years? There is one common element among the majority of these raids, which is the media reports that â€œThe neighbors have been complaining for years.â€? Itâ€™s time to wake up and realize that many times these complaints donâ€™t work if the homeowner in question is unwilling to allow law enforcement into his/her home. The Pennsylvania Society for Prevention and Cruelty to Animals is not able to get a warrant to enter a premis-
es based on odor, the police obviously doesnâ€™t care and the Public Nuisance Task Force does not consider unbearable smells a public nuisance. Until probable cause requirements are amended, are we expected to twiddle our thumbs while houses of death exist in our neighborhood, sell our houses and move to the suburbs or come together as a community to do what is right and moral to ensure the safety of our fellow living beings? If the police could observe dead animals from the doorway, why couldnâ€™t a neighbor stake out the property and wait for the homeowner to leave, thus catching a glimpse inside and reporting their observations to the PSPCA? An eyewitness account of abuse or neglect is enough for a warrant. What stopped the neighbors from banding together and demanding that the man let them see what was causing their block to stink? Did anyone even think to reach out via the media or Internet? One thing I know for certain is that something like this would never happen on my block because myself and my neighbors would not allow it. Tee Rex South Philadelphia
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NFL fans: Winners or losers? To the Editor: Everyone is happy that the football owners and players have agreed on a contract; however, the reality is that the loyal fans have been stooged. Why? Did the negotiators ever consider the fansâ€™ perspective? Absolutely not. The lockout was suddenly settled around July 26 not because of the fans, but pure greed. The large, revenueproducing exhibition games are soon coming up. They charge the fans the same ticket price as a regular game. Carlo Gonnella South Philadelphia Comment on these letters or topics at www.southphillyreview.com/opinion/letters.
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CLEAN UP THIS ACT: Local residents have taken to the streets; not to help re-vitalize the community, but to dump their unwanted trash. This ďŹ lthy mound can be found at the 2400 block of South Adler Street by Porter. The unpleasant aroma of the improperly disposed waste creates a nuisance for all community members. SPR
Who’s making a difference
he second annual Difference Makers issue will be hitting doorsteps this fall. Just like last year, the South Philly Review is seeking nominations from its loyal readers. Who are the Difference Makers in your community? Who are the people who go above and beyond the call of duty to assist others? Well, here is your chance to tell us their story. They can be teachers, volunteers, coaches, doctors or any other profession. All the entries will be reviewed by our selection committee, with the best ones being profiled in our very special Oct. 13 Fall Guide. Those who were selected in 2010 are not eligible. Simply in 250 words or fewer, tell us the story of your worthy candidate that resides or works in South Philadelphia and send it our way via email, fax or regular mail. Photos are not required. The entry deadline is noon Sept. 13. SPR
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fter reading a column two years ago about how great it would be if Amy Winehouse cleaned up, I couldn’t help but shake my head. Most people can’t just flick a switch and change. The British singer, who passed away at 27, was one of those people. Part of what made the gifted singer so great is that she lived what she wrote. When Winehouse sang about not going to rehab, we believed her. She struggled with alcohol and drugs and that was duly noted in her compelling music. Love lost was a common subject for Winehouse, who suffered through an on again-off again relationship with ex-
husband Blake Fielder Civil. Winehouse sounded like an old jazz singer as she sung about love lost in “Back to Black” and “Love Is a Losing Game.” Winehouse was a throwback to old school singers, who were closer to circus freaks than Madison Avenue mouthpieces. The troubled Winehouse couldn’t sell anything except wonderful, deep, moving songs and that should have been enough. She was like a tightrope walker. You always knew there was a chance she could fall and she finally did and it’s terribly sad since who knows what she would have accomplished next? The same can be said for the other members of the ‘27 Club,’ rockers, who passed at the age of 27, such as Jim Morrison, Jimi Hendrix and Kurt Cobain. Winehouse doesn’t just share the same exit year as those iconic figures. The reason each of those late recording artist’s music touches so many people is that their songs are honest ... SPR
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wo sexual assaults occurred within 30 minutes and five blocks of each other with a similar incident happening three months ago that may have been the same perpetrator. A man tried to start a conversation with a 20-year-old on the 1000 block of South Ninth Street at 1 a.m. July 18, Lt. Anthony McFadden, of the Special Victims Unit, said. He then reached around her waist and attemped to place his hand down Police sketch her shorts, but she screamed and ran, as did the perpetrator. As a 19-year-old woman was walking home 30 minutes later, a man grabbed her around the waist and sexually assaulted her on the 1100 block of South 13th Street before fleeing west on Annin Street. For both assaults, the suspect, who appeared to be a laborer or construction worker, was described as a Hispanic man with a dark complexion, age 25 to 30, 5-foot-9, clean shaven and wearing all black clothing, sneakers and a black Adidas hat with white lettering. While police have linked the two assaults together, investigators are working to link a three-month-old sexual assault as well, McFadden said. In the May 15 incident, a man knocked a 28-year-old to the ground and put his hands on her hips on the 900 block of Moore Street, but neighbors heard the assault causing the man to flee east toward Ninth Street, McFadden said. To report information, call Special Victims at 215-685-3251 or visit www.phillypolice.com/forms.
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A senior citizen was beaten inside his East Passyunk Crossing apartment, which was set on fire in what was deemed arson. The 75-year-old was traveling home on the 2000 block of South 13th Street when an unknown man loitering in front of the threestory building asked if Steve was home at 9:05 a.m. July 28, Detective Danielle Tolliver of South Detective Division said. The tenant informed him that Steve had moved out
a few months ago. The man then requested a cigarette, which the resident agreed to give, but as he opened his door, the unknown man forced his way into the apartment. He pushed the elderly man on the bed in the living room of the dwelling, pointed a gun at his face and demanded cash, Tolliver said. The man realized it was fake due to its obstructed barrel and called the man out for it. He responded with “this isn’t fake” as he pulled a pipe from his pocket and smacked the man repeatedly with the object. The elder man pulled a knife from under his pillow and stabbed the man in the upper back and chased him out the front door. The offender fled reversing a black, possibly Ford, coupe with a Pennsylvania license plate that began with “HDY” south on 13th Street and drove west on Snyder Avenue. The victim, who had severe contusions on his left arm and a laceration to his head, was transported to Methodist Hospital where he received six staples to his head, Tolliver said. The pipe and knife were recovered at the scene, Tolliver said. The suspect was described as white, possibly Italian, with a tan complexion, age 35, 5-foot-7, 170 pounds, clean shaven, with black hair and wearing a black, light jacket and jeans. The following day at 1:42 p.m., police responded to firefighters extinguishing a blaze at the same location, Tolliver said. The fire marshal categorized the fire as an arson originating at the front door with a flammable liquid, which caused damage to the door, floor and wood frame. Police have not yet linked the fire and the assault. To report information, call South Detectives’ tip line at 215-685-1635 or visit www.phillypolice.com/forms.
Sex rejection A woman’s skin was peeling off after her Passyunk Square roommate allegedly doused her with bleach when she denied his advances. Roberto Soto, 79, of the 1000 block of Washington Avenue, allegedly was upset with his 68-year-old roommate at about 9:46 p.m. July 27 and subsequently threw bleach down her back as she was lying on her bed because she did not want to have intercourse with him, Detective Danielle Tolliver of South Detective Division said. The bleach caused her shirt to stick to her skin and peeled off a layer as she tried to
Police remove the garment. She was admitted in stable condition to Pennsylvania Hospital where police found her screaming at Soto, Tolliver said. Soto was arrested at the hospital and charged with aggravated and simple assaults, possession of an instrument of crime and recklessly endangering another person.
Man down Three bullets resulted in a man’s death early yesterday. A 25-year-old, whose name was not released as of press time, was struck once each in the stomach, chest and face at 2:04 a.m. at 21st and Mifflin streets, Officer Jill Russell of the Police Public Affairs Unit said. The man was pronounced dead 11 minutes later at the scene. Police did not have any suspects or a motive at press time.
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A serial bank robber is believed to be responsible for another area heist. An unknown man strolled inside Sovereign Bank, 2701 S. 10th St., at noon July 27 and handed the teller a note with “follow instructions — give all loose 100s and 50s. No dye pack or I will shoot” written on it, Detective Danielle TolJohn Digman liver of South Detective Division said. The man fled south on 10th with $5,400. The FBI believes the man to be John Digman, 48, of Kensington, FBI spokesman J.J. Klaver said. Digman was indicted for four bank robberies and is suspected of committing four more that include Sovereign and a July 22 heist at Prudential Savings Bank, 238 Moore St. Bensalem Police arrested Digman in Bucks County where he was staying in a motel July 31, Klaver said.
A couple was convicted Tuesday of robbing a South Street jewelry store and leaving their son at the crime scene. John Benson, 48, of Northeast Philly, was found guilty of attempted murder of the first degree, aggravated assault, criminal conspiracy engaging robbery and robbery while he and Sheakia Stubbs, 32, of West Philly, were John Benson convicted of retail theft, criminal conspiracy engaging retail theft and endangering the welfare of a child, according to court records. The couple was looking at rings with their then-4-year-old son at Platnium & Ice Jewelry, 621 South St., Sheakia Stubbs at 3 p.m. Feb. 27, 2010 when Benson began to haggle with the 34-year-old owner, according to police at the time of the incident. Stubbs exited the establishment and held the door open for Benson who dropped a ring behind the counter and swiped a tray of 15 engagement rings valued at about $60,000 from the open display case. The rings were not recovered, Assistant District Attorney Thomas Lipscomb said. The owner followed the fleeing family when Benson is believed to have told Stubbs, “Go get the gun from the car. I’m going to shoot this ... right here,” according to police. During the chase, Benson slashed the owner’s neck, which required 10 stitches, and fled leaving the toddler behind. “[The victim] even after this kid’s father had tried to kill him was a descent enough human being to grab this kid and take him to the South Street Mini Station. … The guy has children of his own, so I think it really bothered him,” Lipscomb said yesterday of the boy who is now 5 and under the care of Stubbs’ brother. Their sentencing is scheduled for Sept. 21. A prior violent conviction for Benson results in a minimum jail sentence of 10 to 20 years, Lipscomb said. However, he could land a 20- to 40-year jail sentence for attempted murder plus additional years for the other charges. Stubbs sentence is expected to be much smaller. SPR
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A man inappropriately touched a child at a South of South public swimming pool Monday. At 2 p.m., the man approached a 9-yearold swimming at the Marian Anderson Recreation Center’s pool, 744 S. 17th St., and indecently assaulted her, according to a Special Victims Unit bulletin. The offender — described as Asian with black and gray hair and missing teeth, age 50 and slim — retreated when a nearby adult confronted him. To report information, call Special Victims at 215-685-3251 or visit www.phillypolice.com/forms.
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HOPE FOR JULIA continued from page 1 months old,” mother Grace Parmisciano said of her youngest of three children that she shares with her husband Francesco. The matriarch revealed Julia had enjoyed stable health ever since, though her condition could cause life-threatening electrical activity disturbances, or arrhythmias. “She had lived a normal life,”Grace Parmisciano said of time that included basketball, cheerleading, soccer and volleyball duties at Epiphany and three years learning the guitar on her own. Transplant talk began right after the diagnosis, but no consensus emerged, so Julia received regular echocardiograms and electrocardiograms to monitor her cardiac tissue, valve function and electrical output. Rather than succumbing to sadness, she sought to see each day’s promise. “I wanted to do things,” she said before preparing to take one of the seven medicines she ingests daily. Fulfilling her fancy yielded fun, but also fatigue and shortness of breath. Her mother learned years ago that one-third of dilated cardiomyopathy patients will require transplants. With Julia’s minimal complications,Grace Parmisciano thought her daughter would remain in the majority. Because of the possibility of her experiencing dangerous arrhythmias, Julia must remain at the hospital and draw comfort from knowing her 1A status places her at the top of the transplant list. “We just desire normalcy again,” Grace Parmisciano said while seated on the couch that doubles as her bed each night. Julia has done her best to be a great example of resolve by interacting with friends, many of whom visit Tuesdays to watch her favorite show, “Pretty Little Liars,” working to sustain her strength through physical therapy and adding keyboard lessons to complement her guitar playing prowess. Even more of a semblance of the familiar will arrive when Dr. Beth Kaufman can tell Julia she has a gift for her. “Weight and blood type determine matches,” Kaufman, medical director of the Cardiomyopathy and Heart Failure Program, said. She had planned to see Julia as an outpatient before the school incident necessitated a more involved relationship. Kaufman revealed that a child’s heart will best serve Julia and that the orthotopic procedure, through which doctors will insert the donor heart into her left atrium after removing her damaged organ, would begin within 24 hours of securing a match. According to the American Red Cross, A positive blood, Julia’s type, is the second most common, leading to extra hope within the Parmisciano family. “Her age will also help her survival rate,”
Kaufman said, with the National Heart Lung and Blood Institute concluding the 10-year survival rate hovers around 50 percent, the 20-year mark stands at 16 percent and the figure on recipients who can approximate their normal lifestyles approaches 90 percent. “We’re just looking to take one day at a time,” Grace Parmisciano said. JULIA POSSESSES THE patience of a saint, and she calls on numerous heavenly dwellers for assistance. “I pray for a new heart every day,” she said while sitting on her bed and gazing toward a card of St. Pio of Pietrelcina, a figure she admires so much that she took “Pia” as her confirmation name. Doctors have no timeline by which she needs to acquire her new heart, but her placement at the top of the recipient list has led her family to become even more reverent toward their creator. “Our faith in God gets us through each day,”Grace Parmisciano said. Belief especially aids Julia, who has had many moments when she has wondered why she has this fate. “I become sad sometimes, but most days are good,” she said. Family friends started the Hope for Julia Fund, with the aim of helping to cover the medical expenses July 26. Her constant focus on Julia has kept Grace Parmisciano from having an estimation of the debt and an idea on her insurance’s coverage, but www.transplantliving.org notes the typical first-year expenses average $787,700. As mid-afternoon approached, Julia became eager to explore her surroundings. She cannot leave the floor without a nurse, who must bring a portable defibrillator and a heart monitor. For the last three weeks, she has used The Voice, a multimedia center where young patients can partake in activities related to radio, television and new media. They may broadcast as if disc jockeys, watch live artist performances or interview celebrities on closed-circuit television. The center came as a gift from The Ryan Seacrest Foundation, named after the popular “American Idol” host, who performed the ribbon-cutting July 15 in CHOP’s Colket Atrium. He joined with Gomez, the 19-year-old star whose three studio albums have appeared in the top-10 on Billboard Magazine’s Billboard 200 chart, for the first broadcast, with Julia to the singer’s left. “I was so excited to see Selena,” Julia said. The budding musician enjoys playing Gomez’s tunes, along with Taylor Swift’s
Members of the Hope for Julia Fund, above, sold bracelets Tuesday on the 2400 block of South Alder Street. Julia Parmisciano, right, holds a stuffed animal that her parents gave her for Christmas. S ta f f P h o t o s b y Greg Bezanis
offerings and the Jonas Brothers’ creations, so taking out her acoustic guitar to join Gomez for a rendition of “Who Says” gave Julia a two-minute smile and a permanent memory, as her idol signed her instrument. Julia has made many friends among the staff members and patients but pines for her return to South Philadelphia. Doctors will monitor her constantly when she has her new heart, and she will need to wait three months to resume her schooling. “What I miss most is not being able to interact with my friends the way I want to,” she said. After-school outings are the last fun endeavors she recalls, so she is eager to take a much-deserved vacation with family and friends, if schedules allow, once she trades her hospital space for her regular room.
“I look at my daughter, and I realize I’m wrong,” Grace Parmisciano said. “I used to think I was weak, and now I know I’m not.” Many people yearn for large objects such as cars and houses. Julia wants an item that averages between 9 and 12 ounces. “I’m homesick,” she said. “I am missing so much.” SPR For more information on the fund, visit www.hopeforjulia.org. Contact Staff Writer Joseph Myers at jmyers@ southphillyreview.com or ext. 124. Comment at www.southphillyreview.com/news/features. To see a video of Julia Parmisciano playing the guitar with Selena Gomez, visit www.southphillyreview.com/ news/features.
housands of attendees flocked to East Passyunk Avenue between Broad and Dickinson streets on Sunday, July 31st for the 6th annual Car Show hosted by Norheast Muscle Car Club. The festival featured over 140 vehicles, a five-block stretch of motorcycles, live music and food from several local restaurants. Trophies were given to the top cars in several categoires including best paint and best street rod (Photos 1 and 2). The 4th annual Unity in the Community 1 Block Party was held at 20th and Snyder streets on Saturday, July 30th. Hip hop star Trina performed and several prominent local figures were in attendence, including State Representative Kenyatta Johnson, in an attempt to raise awareness of the crime epidemic in the city (Photos 3 and 6). Philadelphia County students grades 2nd through Open 6th 6 Days• 10am-5:30pm were invited to Thomas F Donatuuci Sr. and Fumo Family libraries for a free science lesson on July 28 and 29. The 706 sansOm st. philaDelphia,pa 19106 event was organized by GlaxoSmith- 4 www.ensgOlDbuyerDirect.cOm Kline’s Science in the Summer program (Photos 4 and 5). SPR
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continued from page 1 Halladay Family Foundation. Eager contributors to the Phans Feeding Families initiative brought so many donations that Philabundance, 3616 S. Galloway St., filled its 26 boxes by the midpoint of the two-hour event, Phillies’ spokeswoman Deb Rinaldi said. The guests received information on the foundation, a commemorative image from Halladay’s May 29, 2010 perfect game and a Phans Feeding Families pin. The final item has proven popular online and at the stadium, as fans have bought more than 4,000 pins, with each $5 purchase helping the 27-yearold Philabundance to buy 10 meals. Halladay jerseys and T-shirts made apparent the fans’ love of the Colorado native who aligned with Philabundance, the region’s largest hunger relief organization, shortly after his Dec. 15, ’09 trade from the Toronto Blue Jays. The supporters feasted on traditional ballpark fare before being able to let their mouths focus on offering pleasantries to their hero. Another icon, former catcher Darren Daulton mingled with the crowd, doling out autographs and receiving kudos for his 17 years with the organization. A special invitee, the three-time All-Star revealed a desire to join Halladay as a Philabundance spokesman. A shade after midday, the 6-foot-6 hurler entered the tent area. He towered over the participants, allowing his literal size to serve as a great complement to his figurative status as a giant humanitarian. As a Blue Jay, he joined with his wife Brandy to contribute to The Daily Bread Food Bank. Charitable streaks inspired them to develop a foundation that addresses whatever causes appeal to their sensibilities. The one-year-old creation has thus far helped families of sick children through the Doc’s Box program, chemotherapy patients through the Ryan’s Rally Caps endeavor and horses courtesy of the Safe Stalls undertaking. “He is our favorite, along with [catcher] Carlos Ruiz,” Linda Chavez said as Halladay started to flash his enviable smile for group shots. Natives of New Mexico, she and husband Victor moved to Montgomery County four years ago and have nurtured an intense love of the Phillies. “We are obsessed,” Linda Chavez said shortly before she and her mate posed with Halladay. “The team has great camaraderie, chemistry and class,” Victor Chavez, the winner of the day’s first prize, a team bag, said. The two became aware of Phans Feeding Families through a public service announcement in which Halladay declares that 900,000 people, a figure that
The Phillie Phanatic helped to encourage the nine tossers of the ceremonial first pitches. The hurlers, employees of some of the Phillies’ sponsors, symbolized those at risk of hunger in the Delaware Valley. P h o t o b y N a n c y D av i s - M y e r s
Philabundance’s president and executive director Bill Clark said is a demographic estimate from the federal government, are at risk of hunger in the Delaware Valley. Citizens Bank, Philabundance and the Phillies gathered June 30 to announce their union to combat that total. Philabundance received $50,000 of Citizens’ $133,000 in donations to nonprofit organizations, and the team launched a food drive that included offerings before Sunday’s and July 10’s contests. The Chavezes gave two bags of goodies, including the always-coveted staples peanut butter and jelly, helping the organizations to amass more than five tons of food and enabling Philabundance to provide more than 190,000 meals. “What would our lives be like without the Phillies?” Victor Chavez asked. “We had to help.” DONNING A PHANS Feeding Families pin, Halladay welcomed outstretched hands and thanked the fans. Managing the groups seemed more difficult for the photogenic Phil than taking care of the Pirates Friday, as many fans appeared reluctant to have their time with him end. His right arm long ago earned their admiration, so Sunday gave them chances to laud his heart, too. “Each time I take the mound, I experience the tremendous support of Phillies fans,” he said in a statement. “To see fans give the same level of passion to help those
in need is why Phillies fans are the best in baseball.” Halladay would receive many votes as the best pitcher in baseball, but it is his pitching in that has strengthened his reputation in the eyes of Clark. “We thought it would be great to tie the goodwill of the organizations together,” he said of the partnership. Philabundance began its relationship with the Phillies several years ago through former first baseman Jim Thome. The company works with the city’s other sports teams, but Clark said he sees the union with the Phillies as the strongest. “Over the last two years, the need for food has increased by 60 percent, but the availability has declined by 20 percent,” he said, adding that seasonality affects the nutrition situation, as children who had depended on their schools for breakfast and lunch must look to their guardians exclusively in the summer. Families continue to stretch their funds to provide quality nourishment, so his seven programs help to ease the dilemmas of 65,000 people per week in five Pennsylvania and four New Jersey counties, with at least 60 percent of the assistance going to Philadelphia proper. “It’s great to have Roy and Brandy helping us,” he said of the duo. “What better organization is there to partner with at this time of year than the Phillies? They own the summer.”
Clark noted Philabundance is able to provide a meal for around 50 cents and estimated the tent party’s admission fee would bring in around $11,000. Donations to his organization also came from SEPTA riders, who Sunday dropped off items at the Broad Street Line’s AT&T Station, Broad Street and Pattison Avenue. Their generosity built upon the transit system’s June initiative through which passengers deposited provisions at 50 stations. All of the efforts will go toward helping Philabundance to top last year’s distribution of 21 million pounds of food. The tent partygoers received game tickets, so they earned a chance to see Clark and eight other dignitaries throw out ceremonial first pitches. Each hurler represented 100,000 of the 900,000 needy individuals and earned applause from the Phillie Phanatic. “The fans have done a phenomenal job showing their compassion for the less fortunate,” Rinaldi, a 10-year employee said of their acceptance of the message that proper nutrition is not a privilege. “We are fortunate to have so much help.” SPR For more information on Phans Feeding Families, visit www.philabundance.org/ feedingfamilies. Contact Staff Writer Joseph Myers at jmyers@ southphillyreview.com or ext. 124. Comment at www.southphillyreview.com/news/features.
Neighborhood gatherings ESCAPE TO TUSCANY Check out what’s happening with local civic associations and town watches.
Dickinson Narrows Civic Association is currently seeking leadership position for 2011 to ’13. The positions available include the board of directors — president, vice president, secretary and treasurer — and five non-officer board director members. www.dncivic.org/election2011.html. Dickinson Square Park will hold a cleanup 9 a.m. Aug. 6 at the park, Fourth and Tasker streets. www.dickinsonsquare.org. East Passyunk Crossing Civic Association and Town Watch supports South Philly Free Library Friends Zoo event 3 p.m. Aug. 11 at 1700 S. Broad St. Program is limited to 50 people. firstname.lastname@example.org. www.epcrossing.org. Hawthorne Empowerment Coalition meets 7:30 to 9 p.m. Aug. 9 at the Hawthorne Cultural Center, 1200 Carpenter St. 215-735-1225. http://hecphilly.org.
Julian Abele Park will feature Deborah Massa’s Synergy Jazz Project from 7 to 9 p.m. Aug. 9 as a part of the Summer Jazz Concert Series. www.julianabelepark.org. Lower Moyamensing Civic Association will host its monthly happy hour at Bomb-Bomb’s 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Aug. 10 at Bomb Bomb Bar BBQ Grill, 1026 Wolf St. email@example.com. www. lomophilly.org.
Newbold Neighbors Association holds a neighborhood block cleanup and supply pickup 10 a.m. Aug. 6 at DiSilvestro Playground, 15th and Morris streets, and clean and green committee meeting 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Aug. 8 at Ultimo, 15th and Mifflin streets. firstname.lastname@example.org www.newboldneighbors.org.
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Passyunk Square Civic Association will hold a zoning meeting 7 to 10 p.m. Aug. 9 at the South Philadelphia Older Adult Center, 1430 E. Passyunk Ave. email@example.com. www.passyunk.org.
Queen Village Neighbors Association will show independent film “Alana” that features local talent at 7:30 p.m. Aug 10 at Headhouse Square, Second and Lombard streets. 215-339-0975. firstname.lastname@example.org. www.qvna.org. South of South Neighborhood Association hosts Rally For Your Alley 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 6 and a safety committee meeting 7 to 8:30 p.m. Aug. 8. 1901 Christian St. 215-732-8446. www.southofsouth.org Triangle Park offers Summer Happy Hour in the Park 6:30 p.m. Thursdays throughout the summer. www.friendsoftrianglepark.org.
Whitman Council is holding elections for its Board of Directors for the term of office October 1, 2011 through September 30, 2013 on Sept. 20. Candidates must submit a letter stating their intention no later than 12 a.m. August 31. It must be submitted to the election committee and include name, address, telephone number, the position being sought and proof of residency. “A” Directors must be a resident member of the Whitman Council, Inc. and at least 18 years of age. Officers must be resident members of the Whitman Council, Inc., be at least 21 years of age, and have served as an “A” Director for two years or one full term immediately preceding their election as an officer. Send letters to Whitman Council, Inc., 2455 S. Third St., Philadelphia, PA 19148 or fax them to 215-468-6331. 215-4684056. email@example.com. Candidates must include proof of residency with their letter. SPR
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Newbold Civic Association will show the movie “Happy Feet” at 6 p.m. Aug. 4 at Guerin Recreation Center, 16th and Jackson streets. Pre-movie festivities include face painting and a moonbounce. firstname.lastname@example.org. www.newboldcivic.org.
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Jefferson Square holds “Kids Night in the Park” 6 p.m. Wednesdays. Fourth Street and Washington Avenue. http://jeffersonsquarepark.org.
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Bella Vista Town Watch will hold a block cleanup 9 a.m. to noon Aug. 6; zoning committee meeting 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Aug. 9. Palumbo Rec Center, 10th and Fitzwater streets. 215-627-0057. http:// bvtw.org.
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uying tickets just got a little bit easier thanks to the help of Frank Panko and wife Missy. The Passyunk Square couple and regular Phillies games attendees launched a site where fans across the globe can give people a glimpse of the view from each seat. “We go to a lot of Phillies games, baseball games, downtown. We ran into the problem when we wanted to buy season tickets. It was hard to figure out where we wanted to sit and what sections,” Panko, 36, said. “You can go to the actual Phillies site and they have photos, but it’s one photo and it doesn’t give a good interpretation of what it’s like to be there.” Panko’s solution was aviewfrommyseat. com, a website where fans everywhere can share photos taken from their seats at sporting events, concerts and the like. It went live a year ago and people started uploading photos the same day, Panko said.
Lifestyles “When we’d go to a game, we noticed how many people were taking photos around the stadium,” the Ninth-and-Wharton-streets resident said. “What if we can give people who are already taking photos with their camera phones a way to redisperse them back out again? We did it as an experiment to see how many people would do it. Then we made it an app.” With an Android application — the main way people are sharing the photos — and an iPhone application in the works, the site currently boasts photos from the majority of North American venues, with Citizens Bank Park, 1 Citizen’s Bank Way, the most uploaded site. All it takes is an e-mail address to sign up and start sharing. “It’s still a long way from [what we want it to be]. We now have multiple photos from every section from Citizens Bank Park,” Panko said. “I’m hoping to let it grow and try and work something out with a ticket company to try and give people who are sharing discounts on tickets to those venues.” Panko and his wife manage the site largely from their mobile phones and Panko said there have only been a few photos he has had to relocate to a different area of the site, as they were not true to the site’s mission. Eventually, Panko hopes the site
will be a way for fans to have a better purchasing experience. “We’re hoping to do more with this in the future, but we are still at the very beginning of it,” he said. “We want to work deals with the ticket agency and I’d like to try and work something out with the venues themselves, advertising at the venues, so more people, while they are there, know about it.”
Frank Panko, left, and wife Missy look over the iPad app that they hope to see expand into a small business. S ta f f p h o t o b y G r e g B e z a n i s
PANKO HAS BEEN in Philadelphia since 1994 and moved into his Italian Market pad five years ago. The neighborhood has been the perfect pace for the young couple. “My wife, at the time [of our marriage], was living [up] at Federal. We were walking around and it seemed nice and still affordable. [Pub on Passyunk East, 1501 E. Passyunk Ave.,] wasn’t quite here yet, but it was being built,” Panko said. “It was nice to find a neighborhood. Up and down Passyunk there is the feel of really old shops that have still been here for probably decades. It was affordable, but it was going through a lot of growth.” Panko came to Philadelphia to study at Tyler School of Art, graduating in ’98 with a degree in design and painting. He translated his fine arts skills into graphic
design for advertising agencies upon graduation and he found more than he expected on the job. “[My wife and I] met at the job we are at now. We’ve been with this company for about 10 years now,” Panko said of his day job designing for the Web. “I’ve been drawing my whole life — middle school and high school. I thought I would go into some kind of art career, design or tech. I’m very good with numbers, so essentially, when it comes to design, I like writing code, writing code that looks pretty in the end.” Painting has become a hobby, but aviewfrommyseat.com takes up the majority of Panko’s non-work hours. Working on the site is a passion project and Panko hopes it will grow into more of a commitment than it is now. “I’m hoping to spend the next three or four months to actually grow it to see if we could get it into a small business so we could hire people. I want to see how far we could take it on our own,” Panko said. “I like where it’s at, but it’s got a ways to go before it’s at where I see it going next.” SPR Comment at news/lifestyles.
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By Tom Cardella Columnist
Lady lover Jacob (Ryan Gosling) offers his dating guidance to Cal (Steve Carell), a broken-hearted recent divorcee.
By R. Kurt Osenlund Movie Reviewer
here’s a point in “Crazy, Stupid, Love” when reformed schlub Cal (Steve Carell) phones his ladykilling GQ savior, Jake (Ryan Gosling), after a second-act friendship hiatus. So starkly divided are these two men’s personal stories that it truly feels like one movie is checking in on another. With at least three inconveniently-inlove subplots to boot, the film’s overblown ambitions as a romance collage a la “Love Actually” are almost too much to take, until it finally justifies the major schism with a doozy of a climactic twist. But, then, matters erupt into one of the least successful all-roads-converged, comic baringsall in recent memory, and you realize the whole damn thing is as deliberately packaged as a Whitman’s Sampler. And yet, with a stupendous cast and countless moments that are alternately very sweet and very funny, “Crazy, Stupid, Love” has enough greatness of parts to successfully distract you from the failings of the whole. Directed by Glenn Ficara and John Requa (“I Love You Phillip Morris”), and written by Disney regular Dan Fogelman (“Cars,” “Bolt”), it fittingly feels torn between inspired verve and cartoon contrivance. But few scenes fail to stand up on their own, and you’ll have as hard a time choosing a favorite as you will choosing the best performance. Is it Carell’s turn as Cal, a man with a rocky marriage through whom the star comic shows off his undervalued dramatic chops? The radiant Julianne Moore as Cal’s wife, a cheating character made uncommonly vivid and sincere? Emma Stone as a reluctant smart gal, who’d suf-
fer from script sidelining if not for the starlet’s incredible spunk? Or how about Gosling as Jake, who’s amazingly magnetic despite being the film’s scapegoat for its own chauvinism? Most will choose the latter, as it showcases Gosling’s hatching as a sex and style god (Jake’s recoiling at the sound of Cal’s velcro wallet is a landmark moment in metrosexuality). What do we ultimately reap from this loaded rom-com? Not profound lessons on how to love, but tips on how to revel in all the small things.
Crazy, Stupid, Love PG-13 Two-and-a-half reels out of four Now playing in area theaters
Recommended Rental Super R Now available
From James Gunn, the guy who brought the gooey camp creep-out “Slither,” comes “Super,” another tongue-in-cheek take on a popular genre. Rainn Wilson plays a downtrodden guy who dons a DIY supersuit and fights crime to remedy his own woes. It’s subversive, cleverly absurdist stuff, with Ellen Page and Kevin Bacon rounding out the supporting cast. SPR Comment and see the trailers for this week’s movies at www.southphillyreview.com/arts-andentertainment/movies.
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here is a Saul Bellow novel (I forget which one. The Internet is silent on its identity, and Saul is no longer around to ask.) where he proposes the theory that Americans are going crazy because of lead in our drinking water. This piece is being written as America prances merrily toward economic disaster. Whether the debt ceiling was raised two days ago or not only determines the depth of the insanity that has us in its grip. Entire nations have gone insane before. The Germans’ acquiescence to Hitler proved as much. And, before you dash off any letters to the editor, I am not comparing America in 2011 to Nazi Germany. However, economic disaster can and does cause more virulent forms of government. Our country proved it is not immune to a mental breakdown when it surfaced in the form of paranoia during the McCarthy era of the 1950s. Is national insanity too harsh a label? What else can we call it when reason deserts us? In the United States of ’11, there are people (many of them send me e-mails), who are dependent on Social Security, Medicare and federal pensions and think government is their enemy. They rally against tax increases, even when those modest increases would help to fund the very programs they depend upon and they themselves will not see their taxes increased. Really, insanity seems almost too tame a word for folks who live in fear of their Medicare being touched as they support the very folks who want to do away with it. This is the essence of the Tea Party. It is not only a lack of logic that has us in its grip, it is the failure to understand simple math. You don’t have to be an economics professor to know you can’t balance the budget without a mix of prudent spending cuts and tax hikes. Since when did modestly raising taxes on wage owners making more than $250,000 a year and taxing corporate jets become cause for hysterical opposition from those most dependent on the government safety net? Yet the Republican/Tea Party is composed of so many who have actually signed a pledge against raising any taxes ever. And incredibly enough, they define closing loopholes or letting a temporary tax cut expire as a tax increase. What is it but insanity when a major political party and its supporters think climate change is a political issue? How crazy do you have to be to think the Environmental Protection Agency is the enemy of the peo-
ple? What sane person would completely stop funding the Federal Aviation Administration without so much as a discussion about it? As the evidence mounts, some of us fall deeper into denial. Is it really the 21st century when we are still debating evolution? How about the image of a Republican presidential debate where none of the candidates could admit a belief in evolution? Can a sequel of “Inherit the Wind” be far behind starring Michele Bachmann as a female version of Fredric March? This time in 21st-century America, Bachmann wins the debate. Don’t tell us we’re descended from monkeys! It is only in a country threatened by creeping insanity that the majority of a major political party could believe America is headed toward socialism. Who thought Herbert Hoover would make a comeback? There is no collective memory. At the end of eight ruinous years of the Bush administration, a surplus was turned into debt by the same political party that so stridently preaches fiscal responsibility in ’11. It was a lack of government oversight on Wall Street that almost pushed us into a depression, not socialistic overregulation. But history is being rewritten because craziness has caused a kind of national amnesia. How could a president who has all but jettisoned the liberal agenda be considered a socialist? How could a president whose administration is populated with the usual icons of free market capitalism be considered an enemy of capitalism? How could a president who rescued the auto industry and the banks be a threat to the American system? The answer can only be found in the craziness that grips too many of us. What is it but national insanity that forces a president to reveal his birth certificate to prove he is an U.S. citizen? Even now, about 25 percent of folks who identify as Republicans remain unconvinced. There is not enough evidence to prove to them that there is not some kind of vast conspiracy behind the rise of Barack Obama. Even if he is a citizen, then his thinking process is not rooted in the notion of American exceptionalism because he had too much exposure to foreign lands. He is a foreigner even if he is not foreign. To some, there is a good possibility he is the anti-Christ. There are already strong rumors that if the president wins reelection in ’12, his opponents will back a call to impeach him. Crazy people do not really believe in the legitimacy of elections when those elections don’t echo their own opinions. In the minds of the insane, only their vote is authentic. Impeachment becomes a tool, not to nullify democracy, but to implement democracy. If Bellow were around, he would advise that we test our drinking water for lead poisoning. At least that would explain the craziness that has us in its grip. SPR
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Taylor Swift makes a stop on her “Speak Now” World Tour 7 p.m. Aug. 6. Tickets: $47.50-$89.50. Lincoln Financial Field, 1020 Pattison Ave. 877-598-8696. www.ticketmaster.com.
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Highlights this Week “The Comedy of Errors” offers William Shakespeare’s look at the trouble with twins through Aug. 21. Free. The Philadelphia Shakespeare Theatre, 2111 Sansom St. 215-496-9722. www.phillyshakespeare.org. “Happy Feet”screens 8 p.m. Aug. 4. Free. Guerin Rec Center, 16th and Jackson streets. 215-685-1894. Screenings under the Stars continues with “Green Hornet” 8:30 p.m. Aug. 4. Free. RiverStage on Great Plaza at Penn’s Landing, Columbus Blvd. at Chestnut St. www.delawareriverevents.com. The Summer Crayﬁsh Party offers incredible edibles 6:30 p.m. Aug. 5. Cost: $45-$50. American Swedish Historical Museum, 1900 Pattison Ave. 215389-1776. www.americanswedish.org. First Friday includes food and live music 7-10 p.m. Aug. 5. Free. Race Street Pier, Columbus Blvd. and Race St.. www.delawareriverevents.com. Maroon 5 and Train with Gavin DeGraw delight eardrums with thumping beats 7:30 p.m. Aug. 5. Tickets: $25.50-$125. Susquehanna Bank Center, 1 Harbor Blvd., Camden, N.J. 856-365-1300. www. livenation.com.
The ACANA African Festival will feature numerous musical and dance performances and ample food options 2-8 p.m. Aug. 6. Free. The Great Plaza at Penn’s Landing, Columbus Blvd. at Chestnut St. www. delawareevents.com. UFC 133 Rashad Evans vs. Phil Davis gives the haps on scraps 5:45 p.m. Aug. 6. Tickets: $50-$500. Wells Fargo Center, 3601 S. Broad St. 800-298-4200. www.ComcastTix.com. Jill Scott’s Summer Block Party with Anthony Hamilton, Mint Condition and DJ Jazzy Jeff leaves no feet stationary 7 p.m. Aug. 6. Tickets: $29.75$150.75. Susquehanna Bank Center, 1 Harbor Blvd., Camden, N.J. 856-365-1300. www.livenation.com. Janet Jackson proves she is still in control 8 p.m. Aug. 8. Tickets: $69.50-$150. Tower Theater, 69th and Ludlow streets, Upper Darby. 610-352-2887. www. livenation.com. String Band Music Under the Stars presents 8 p.m. Aug. 9. Free. Mummers Museum, Second St. and Washington Ave. 215-336-3050. www.mummersmuseum.com.
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>An Evening of Praise featuring Fred Hammond, E. Daniels, Martha Munizzi: 7:30 p.m. Aug. 4. Tickets: $25-$40. The Dell Music Center, Ridge Ave. and Huntingdon Drive. 215-685-9566. www.mydelleast.com. >Big Audio Dynamite: 8:30 p.m. Aug. 4. Tickets: $29.50. Electric Factory, 421 N. Seventh St. 800-745-3000. www.electricfactory.info. >Flux Pavilion and Doctor P: 9 p.m. Aug. 4. Tickets: $20-$25. The Trocadero, 1003 Arch St. 215-922-6888. www.thetroc.com. >Kevin Nealon: Aug. 4-6. Tickets: $30-$37. Helium Comedy Club, 2031 Sansom St. 215-496-9001. www.heliumcomedyclub.com. >Death Cab for Cutie: 7:30 p.m. Aug. 5. Tickets: $29.50-$39.50. The Mann Center for the Performing Arts, 5201 Parkside Ave. 215-878-0400. www.manncenter.org. >Four 80 East: 7:30 p.m. Aug. 5. Free. Great Plaza at Penn’s Landing, Columbus Blvd. at Chestnut St. www.delawareriverevents.com. >Man Man: 8 p.m. Aug. 5. Tickets: $14. The Trocadero, 1003 Arch St. 215922-6888. www.thetroc.com. >Philly LOVE Party with ?uestlove: 10:30 p.m. Aug. 5. Tickets: $25. Electric Factory, 421 N. Seventh St. 800-745-3000. www.electricfactory.info.
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>Black Joe Lewis and the Honeybears: 7:30 p.m. Aug. 6. Tickets: $18-$20. Theater of the Living Arts, 334 South St. 215-922-1011. www. livenation.com. >A Celebration of Jerry Garcia: 8 p.m. Aug. 6. Tickets: $11. World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut St. 215-2221400. www.worldcafelive.com. >The Whispers and Eric Benet: 8 p.m. Aug. 6. Tickets: $25-$65. The Dell Music Center, Ridge Ave. and Huntingdon Drive. 215-685-9566. www.mydelleast.com. >Archers of Loaf: 9 p.m. Aug. 6. Tickets: $20. The Trocadero, 1003 Arch St. 215-922-6888. www. thetroc.com. >Adalie: 6:30 p.m. Aug. 7. Tickets: $10. The Trocadero, 1003 Arch St. 215-922-6888. www.thetroc.com. >Young Jeezy: 7 p.m. Aug. 7. Tickets: $30-$60. Theater of the Living Arts, 334 South St. 215-922-1011. www.livenation.com. >Philly’s Phunniest Contest 2011: 7 p.m. Aug. 7, 14 and 21. Tickets: $10-$17. Helium Comedy Club, 2031 Sansom St. 215-496-9001. www.heliumcomedyclub.com.
>Berlin with Terri Nunn: 8 p.m. Aug. 7. Tickets: $20-$48. World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut St. 215-222-1400. www.worldcafelive.com. >The Jason Matthews Quartet: 8 p.m. Aug. 8. Tickets: $5-$10. Chris’ Jazz Cafe, 1421 Sansom St. 215-5683131. www.chrisjazzcafe.com. >Rising Stars of Tomorrow: 11 a.m. Aug. 9. Free. The Mann Center for the Performing Arts, 5201 Parkside Ave. 215-878-0400. www.manncenter.org. >The Kevin Daly Quintet: 7 p.m. Aug. 9. Tickets: $10. Chris’ Jazz Cafe, 1421 Sansom St. 215-568-3131. www. chrisjazzcafe.com. >Nas and Damian Jr. Gong Marley: 8 p.m. Aug. 9. Tickets: $39.50. Electric Factory, 421 N. Seventh St. 800-745-3000. www. electricfactory.info. >Breathe Carolina, Chiodos, I See Stars, and The Air I Breathe: 5 p.m. Aug. 10. Tickets: $16-$18. Theater of the Living Arts, 334 South St. 215-922-1011. www.livenation.com. >Philadelphia Jazz Orchestra: 7 p.m. Aug. 10. Tickets: $5-10. Chris’ Jazz Cafe, 1421 Sansom St. 215-5683131. www.chrisjazzcafe.com. >Return to Forever IV with Zappa Plays Zappa: 7:30 p.m. Aug. 10. Tickets: $39.50-$99.50. The Mann Center for the Performing Arts, 5201 Parkside Ave. 215-8780400. www.manncenter.org.
>Ointment: 8:30 p.m. Aug. 10. Tickets: $8. The Trocadero, 1003 Arch St. 215-922-6888. www.thetroc.com. >Vinnie Brand: Aug. 10-13. Tickets: $10-$27. Helium Comedy Club, 2031 Sansom St. 215-496-9001. www. heliumcomedyclub.com. Jack’s Mannequin and Guster: 7 p.m. Aug. 11. Tickets: $38.50-$41. Theater of the Living Arts, 334 South St. 215-922-1011. www.livenation.com. Philadelphia Eagles versus Baltimore Ravens: 7:30 p.m. Aug. 11. Tickets: $70-$95. Lincoln Financial Field, 1020 Pattison Ave. 877-5988696. www.ticketmaster.com. Vintage Kicks: 9 p.m. Aug. 11. Tickets: $8. The Trocadero, 1003 Arch St. 215-922-6888. www.thetroc.com. The After Party: 6:30 p.m. Aug. 12. Tickets: $10-$12. The Trocadero, 1003 Arch St. 215-922-6888. www. thetroc.com. Slightly Stoopid with Rebelution, Shwayze and Cisco Adler: 7 p.m. Aug. 12. Tickets: $35-$40. Theater of the Living Arts, 334 South St. 215-922-1011. www.livenation.com. The Sax Pack: 7:30 p.m. Aug. 12. Free. Great Plaza at Penn’s Landing, Columbus Blvd. at Chestnut St. www.delawareriverevents.com. Paul Jost and The Tony Miceli Quartet: 8 p.m. Aug. 12. Tickets: $15. Chris’ Jazz Cafe, 1421 Sansom St. 215568-3131. www.chrisjazzcafe.com.
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Black Dahlia Murder, Whitechapel, Darkest Hour and Six Feet Under: 2:30 p.m. Aug. 13. Tickets: $23-$26. Theater of the Living Arts, 334 South St. 215-922-1011. www. livenation.com. Journey with Foreigner and Night Ranger: 7 p.m. Aug. 13. Tickets: $18.75-$135. Susquehanna Bank Center, 1 Harbor Blvd., Camden, N.J. 856-365-1300. www.livenation.com. Alkaline Trio: 8 p.m. Aug. 13. Tickets: $21-$24. The Trocadero, 1003 Arch St. 215-922-6888. www.thetroc.com. Roots in Stereo: 6:30 p.m. Aug. 14. Tickets: $10. The Trocadero, 1003 Arch St. 215-922-6888. www.thetroc.com. Raekown, Ghostface and Mobb Deep: 7 p.m. Aug. 16. Tickets: $30-$105. Theater of the Living Arts, 334 South St. 215-922-1011. www. livenation.com. Live Comedy Album Recording with Chip Chantry: 8 p.m. Aug. 16. Tickets: $5-$12. Helium Comedy Club, 2031 Sansom St. 215-496-9001. www.heliumcomedyclub.com. 2011 Concerts at The Piazza Reggae Night: 6-9 p.m. Aug. 17. Free. The Piazza at Schmidt’s, 1015 N. Second St. 215-467-4603. www. atthepiazza.com. American Idol Live!: 7 p.m. Aug. 17. Tickets: $42-$62. Wells Fargo Center, 3601 S. Broad St. 800-2984200. www.ComcastTix.com.
Ke$ha with LMFAO: 7 p.m. Aug. 17. Tickets: $49.50. Festival Pier, Columbus Blvd. and Spring Garden St. 215-629-3200. www.livenation.com. Metal Arise!: 7 p.m. Aug. 17. Tickets: $7.50-$13. Theater of the Living Arts, 334 South St. 215-922-1011. www.livenation.com. Bob Dylan: 7:30 p.m. Aug. 17. Tickets: $29.50-$69.50. The Mann Center for the Performing Arts, 5201 Parkside Ave. 215-878-0400. www. manncenter.org. Emmy the Great: 8 p.m. Aug. 17. Tickets: $10. The Trocadero, 1003 Arch St. 215-922-6888. www.thetroc.com. Simon & Garfunkel Retrospective: 8 p.m. Aug. 17. Tickets: $24$36. World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut St. 215-222-1400. www.worldcafelive.com. Greg Fitzsimmons: Aug. 17-20. Tickets: $10-$32. Helium Comedy Club, 2031 Sansom St. 215-496-9001. www.heliumcomedyclub.com. The Femme Show: 9 p.m. Aug. 18. Tickets: $10. The Trocadero, 1003 Arch St. 215-922-6888. www.thetroc.com. Identity Tour: 1 p.m. Aug. 19. Tickets: $50-$100. Susquehanna Bank Center, 1 Harbor Blvd., Camden, N.J. 856-365-1300. www.livenation.com. KMFDM: 7 p.m. Aug. 19. Tickets: $18.75-$28. Theater of the Living Arts, 334 South St. 215-922-1011. www.livenation.com.
Selena Gomez and The Scene: 7 p.m. Aug. 19. Tickets: $20-$99.50. The Mann Center for the Performing Arts, 5201 Parkside Ave. 215-8780400. www.manncenter.org. The Gay Blades: 9:30 p.m. Aug. 19. Tickets: $10. The Trocadero, 1003 Arch St. 215-922-6888. www.thetroc.com. Jamie and The Magic Torch: 1:30 p.m. Aug. 20. Tickets: $12-$15. The Trocadero, 1003 Arch St. 215-9226888. www.thetroc.com. Somersault Sunday and Like the Stars: 5:30 p.m. Aug. 20. Tickets: $12-$15. The Trocadero, 1003 Arch St. 215-922-6888. www.thetroc.com. Philly Real Deal Finals: 1:30 p.m. Aug. 24. Tickets: $12-$15. The Trocadero, 1003 Arch St. 215-922-6888. www.thetroc.com. Buckethead with Wolff: 7 p.m. Aug. 24. Tickets: $25-$28. Theater of the Living Arts, 334 South St. 215922-1011. www.livenation.com. The O’Jays, The Four Tops and The Stylistics: 8 p.m. Aug. 24. Tickets: $19.50-$59.50. The Mann Center for the Performing Arts, 5201 Parkside Ave. 215-878-0400. www. manncenter.org. T. Mills with Young Gliss and K. Flay: 7 p.m. Aug. 25. Tickets: $12-$15. Theater of the Living Arts, 334 South St. 215-922-1011. www. livenation.com.
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U.S. National Soccer Team faces off against Mexico for North American bragging rights 9 p.m. Aug. 10. Tickets: $38-$395. Lincoln Financial Field, 1020 Pattison Ave. 877-598-8696. www.ticketmaster.com. >Franklin Institute: “Mummies of the World,” through Oct. 23; Science in the Garden: Brain Healthy in the Garden 12:30 p.m. Aug. 10. 20th St. and the Benjamin Franklin Pkwy. 215-448-1200. www.fi.edu. >Gallery 339: “About Face,” through Sept. 10. 339 S. 21st St. 215731-1530. www.gallery339.com. >The Gershman Y: Summer Open Play Mah Jongg 1-5 p.m. Wednesdays through Aug. 31. Free. 401 S. Broad St. 215-545-4400. www.gershmany.org. >Independence Seaport Museum: “Drawn to the Water: Artists of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts Capture our Region’s Waterways, 1830 - Present” and “It Sprang from the River!” both through Dec. 31; “Olympia: Launching The American Century”and “What Floats Your Boat?,” both ongoing. 211 S. Columbus Blvd. 215413-8655. www.phillyseaport.org. >James Oliver Gallery: “Foundations,” and “Femme,” both through Aug. 20. 723 Chestnut St. 267-9187432. www.jamesolivergallery.com. >The Library Company of Philadelphia: “John A. McAllister’s Civil War: The Philadelphia Home Front,” through Dec. 9. 1314 Locust St. 215546-3181. www.librarycompany.org. >Locks Gallery: “Diane Burko: Photographs,” through Aug. 19. 600 Washington Square South. 215-6291000. www.locksgallery.com. >Mutter Museum: “Still Life,” through Aug. 31. 19 S. 22nd St. 215563-3737. www.collphyphil.org/ Site/mutter_museum.html. >National Constitution Center: “The Story of We the People,” ongoing; “Spies, Traitors & Saboteurs: Fear and Freedom in America,” through Aug. 21; “Discover the Real George Washington: New Views from Mount Vernon,” through Sept. 5. 525 Arch St. 215-409-6700. www. constitutioncenter.org.
>National Liberty Museum: “Heroes from around the World,” “Heroes of Character” and “Heroes of 9/11 Memorial,” ongoing. Free admission for children ages 12 and under and active duty military families through Sept. 5. 321 Chestnut St. 215-925-2800. www. libertymuseum.org. >Open Lens Gallery: “Summer Joins the Past: Photographs by Albert Winn,” through Aug. 14. Gershman Y, 401 S. Broad St. www. gershmany.org. >Paradigm Gallery & Studio: “Shut the Door,” through Aug. 20; Handmade Market noon-6 p.m. Aug. 14. 2020 South St. www. paradigm-gallery.com. >Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts: “Hiro Sakaguchi: No Particular Place To Go,” through Aug. 28; “Urbanism,” through Sept. 4. 118 N. Broad St. 215-972-7600. www.pafa.org. >Philadelphia Art Alliance: “Robert Baines: A Treasury of Evidence,” “Matthew Alden Price: Stills” and “Chad Curtis: Speculative Landscapes,” all through Aug. 21. 251 S. 18th St. 215-545-4302. www. philartalliance.org. >Philadelphia Museum at the Atwater Kent: “Turning Points,” “Philadelphia Voices: Community History Gallery” and “Philadelphia Sports & Their Fans,” ongoing. 15 S. Seventh St. 215-685-4830. www. philadelphiahistory.org. >Philadelphia Museum of Art: “Romancing the West: Alfred Jacob Miller in the Bank of America Collection,” through Sept. 18; “Tailoring Philadelphia: Tradition and Innovation in Menswear” and “Notations/ Everyday Disturbances,” through Sept. 30; “Rembrandt and the Face of Jesus,” through Oct. 30.; “Kobe: Japan’s Window on the World,”
Special events >Philabundance Food Drive Collection hopes to gather enough goods to combat hunger 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays through Aug. 27. Dropoff location is Shiloh Baptist Church, 2040 Christian St. 215-3390924. www.philabundance.org. >Paddle Penn’s Landing grants views of the Delaware River via kayaks and foot-pedaled swan boats 4-8 p.m. Fridays and noon-8 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays through Sept. 11. Cost: $8-$10. Penn’s Landing Marina, Columbus Blvd. at Dock St. www.delawareriverevents.com. >uGO Health and Fitness Program offers free tutelage 9:30-11:30 a.m. through Sept. 17. Mifflin Square Park, Sixth and Ritner streets. www. ugocommunity.com. >Summer Movie Night continues with “The Dark Knight” 7 p.m. Aug. 6. Free. 17th and Reed streets. www. newboldneighbors.org. >“Alana” continues the Indie Film Series 8 p.m. Aug. 10. Free. Headhouse Square, Second and Lombard streets. 215-625-7988. www.southstreet.com. >“Olmsted and America’s Urban Parks” looks at the leader of the design team behind FDR Park and Marconi Plaza 8 p.m. Aug. 4. Free. PHS Pops Up Garden, 20th and Market streets. www.pennhort. net/phspopsupevents. >Fantastic Friday features the Sensational Soul Cruisers, a fireworks spectacular and food 6:30 p.m. Aug. 5. Free. Penn Treaty Park, 1199 N. Delaware Ave. www. penntreatypark.org. >“The Power and The Glory of in ‘We’”offers a film depiction of gentrification in the 1920s 8:30 p.m. Aug. 5. Free. Marian Anderson Recreation Center, 744 S. 17th St. www.scribe.org. >“Engine 11: A Journey of Segregation & Discovery” tells of the segregation that African-American firemen experienced as members of an all-black station 9 p.m. Aug. 5. Free. Marian Anderson Recreation Center, 744 S. 17th St. www.scribe.org. Philadelphia Sanfofa Festival 2011 features a celebration of African culture with discussions, storytelling, films, dances, workshops and a vegetarian cooking class noon-6 p.m. Aug. 13. Agogo Cultural Center, 2038 S. Fifth St. 484-4661864 or 215-221-4290. 17th Police District Family, Fun and Unity Day will include free food, cash prizes and school giveaways noon-4:30 p.m. Aug. 20. Chew Recreation Center and Park, 18th St. and Washington Ave. 215685-1747. firstname.lastname@example.org.
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>Academy of Natural Sciences: “Butterflies,” ongoing; “Audubon’s Birds of America page turning,” 3:15 p.m. Fridays; “Fore! The Planet,” through Sept. 25. 1900 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy. 215-299-1000. www. ansp.org. >African American Museum: “Free to Be: The Artistry & Impact of African Americans in Paris, 1900 – 1940,” through Aug. 31; “African American Iconic Images Tour,” through Nov. 26; “Audacious Freedom: African Americans in Philadelphia, 1776-1876” and “381 Days: The Montgomery Bus Boycott Story,” ongoing; RAAMP It Up Wednesdays 5-8 p.m. through Sept. 28. Free. 701 Arch St. 215-574-0380. www.aampmuseum.org. >American Philosophical Society: “Of Elephants and Roses: Encounters with French Natural History, 1790–1830,” through Dec. 31; Native American Images Project, ongoing. 104 S. Fifth St. 215-4403400. www.amphilsoc.org.
through Dec. 21; “Heavenly Bliss: Korean At for the Afterlife,” through June; “Collab: Four Decades of Giving Modern and Contemporary Design,” through 2012. 26th St. and the Benjamin Franklin Pkwy. 215763-8100. www.philamuseum.org. >Philadelphia Museum of Jewish Art: “Next Year in Uman: A Journey to the Ukraine,” through Aug. 15. 615 N. Broad St. 215-627-6747. >Philadelphia Zoo: “X•tink•shun,” through Oct. 31; Sunset Safari 4-8 p.m. Aug. 6; Rock ‘n’ Roar Concert Series Presents Sweetbeatz 4-8 p.m. Aug. 9. 34th St. and Girard Ave. 215243-5336. www.xtinkshun.org. www. philadelphiazoo.org. >Plastic Club Art Gallery: “Members’ Choice,” Aug. 7-28. 247 S. Camac St. 215-545-9324. www. plasticclub.org. >Please Touch Museum: “City Capers,” “Flight Fantasy,” “Roadside Attractions,” “Story Castle Fun” and “Wonderland,” ongoing; Centennial Grown-Up Tour 2 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays. 4231 Avenue of the Republic. 215-9630667. www.pleasetouchmuseum.org. >Presbyterian Historical Society: “Presbyterians and the Civil War: Witnesses to a Great Moral Earthquake,” through January. 425 Lombard St. 215-627-1852. www. history.pcusa.org. >Rosenbach Museum & Library: “Grace Notes: A Sendakian Rhapsody,” through Aug. 7; “Exile among Expats: James Joyce in Paris,” through Aug. 28; The Sea Tour 3 p.m. Aug. 5; Founding Fathers Tour 3 p.m. Aug. 10; “Burn This,” Aug. 10Dec. 11. 2008-2010 Delancey Place. 215-732-1600. www.rosenbach.org. >Rosenfeld Gallery: “Preja-Vu,” through Aug. 7. 113 Arch St. 215-9221376. www.therosenfeldgallery.com. >Space 1026: “Also, Books,” Aug. 5-28. 1026 Arch St. www. space1026.com. >3rd Street Gallery: “The Light Room: 10th Annual Member Exhibition,” through Aug. 28. 58 N. Second St. 215-625-0993. www.3rdstreetgallery.com. >University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology: “Amarna: Ancient Egypt’s Place in the Sun,” “Archaeologists & Travelers in Ottoman Lands,” “Buddhism: History and Diversity of a Great Tradition,” “Canaan and Ancient Israel,” “Iraq’s Ancient Past: Rediscovering Ur’s Royal Cemetery” and “Worlds Intertwined: Greeks, Romans and Etruscans,” all ongoing; Piccirillio Sciencetellers presents Dragons and Dreams 10:30-11:30 a.m. and Bohemian Sunrise 5-8 p.m. Aug. 10. Cost: $5; “Excavating Ground Zero: Fragments of 9/11,” Aug. 20Nov. 6. 3260 South St. 215-898-4000. www.museum.upenn.edu. >Wexler Gallery: “Summer 2011,” through Oct. 1. 201 N. Third St. 215923-7030. www.wexlergallery.com.
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>American Swedish Historical Museum: “A Common Thread: Tradition and Trend in Swedish Textiles,” “Material Matters: Samples from the Textile Collection,” “Fact and Fiction: Getting to Know Sweden’s Authors” and “The Sven Gunnarsson and Jonas Nilsson New Sweden Gallery,” all ongoing; “Swedes and Sweden, and Celebrating the Swedish Way,” through Sept. 4; Dr. Marge Thorell discusses the impact of Swedes and Sweden on the Delaware Valley 6 p.m. Aug. 11. Cost: $5-$10. 1900 Pattison Ave. 215-3891776. www.americanswedish.org. >Art Gallery at City Hall: “Score!”, through Sept. 16. 116 City Hall at Penn Square, Broad and Market streets. 215-686-9912. www. phila.gov/artincityhall. >Asian Arts Initiative: Youth Arts Workshop Summer Program Mondays-Fridays 1-5 p.m. through Aug. 12; Breakdance open practice, 2-6 p.m. Tuesdays; Yoga Club, 4-5 p.m. every other Wednesday; Guitar Club 4-5:30 p.m. every other Wednesday. 1219 Vine St. 215-557-0455. www. asianartsinitiative.org. >Athenaeum of Philadelphia: “Bastille to Broad Street: The Influence of France on Philadelphia Architecture,” through Aug. 19. 219 S. Sixth St. 215-925-3755. www. philaathenaeum.org . >AxD Gallery: “The Autumn Society of Philadelphia,” Aug. 5-Sept. 3. 265 S. 10th St. 215-627-6250. www.ax-d.com/gallery. >Betsy Ross House: “Meet Betsy Ross,” 10 a.m.-3 p.m. and “Meet a Colonial Upholsterer,” 3-5 p.m. ongoing; “Rally ’Round the Flag: Civil War Color Bearers and the Flags They Carried,” through April. 239 Arch Street. 215-686-1252. www. betsyrosshouse.org. >Borowsky Gallery: “Ecstatic Landscape: Peter Kinney, Helen Mirkil, Susan Pasquarelli,” through Aug. 14. Gershman Y, 401 S. Broad St. www.gershmany.org. >Center for Emerging Visual Artists: “Beauty Revisited,” through Aug. 19. 237 S. 18th St. 215546-7775. www.cfeva.org. >Eastern State Penitentiary: Alfred Fleisher Memorial Synagogue and The William Portner Memorial Exhibit on Jewish Life at Eastern State Penitentiary, ongoing; “Lives of Two Inmates,” through Dec. 31. 2027 Fairmount Ave. 215-236-5111. www. easternstate.org. >The Fabric Workshop and Museum: “Fighting Kissing Dancing” and “Close at Hand: Philadelphia Artists from the Permanent Collection,” both through Sept. 30. 1214 Arch St. 215-561-8888. www. fabricworkshop.org. >Fleisher-Ollman Gallery: “Introspective/Retrospective curated by Chris Johanson: Chris Corales, Joe Turner and Christine Shields,” through Aug. 6. 1616 Walnut St. 215545-7562. www.fleisherollman.com.
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Theater/dance/opera >Jodi Obeid: 10:30 a.m. through Aug. 5. Cost: $10. CHI Movement Center, 1316 S. Ninth St. 267-6873739. www.kunyanglin.org. >The Immigrant: A New American Musical: Through Aug. 7. Tickets: $15. Gershman Y, 401 S. Broad St. 215-446-3021. www. gershmany.org. >True Colors: 8 p.m. Aug. 6. Tickets: $18-$71. Merriam Theater, 250 S. Broad St. 215-893-1999. www. kimmelcenter.org. >The Whimsical Sage: 2 p.m. Aug. 7. Free. Parkway Central Branch, 1901 Vine St. 215-686-5322. www.thewhimsicalsage.org. >Zane Booker: 10:30 a.m. Aug. 8-12. Cost: $10. CHI Movement Center, 1316 S. Ninth St. 267-687-3739. www.kunyanglin.org. The Last Sunday in June: Aug. 11-26. Tickets: $20-$25. The Shubin Theatre, 407 Bainbridge St. 215-6271088. www.quinceproductions. com. Devil Boys from Beyond: Aug. 12-27. Tickets: $22-$25. The Shubin Theatre, 407 Bainbridge St. 215-6271088. www.quinceproductions. com. Catskill Puppet Theater: 2 p.m. Aug. 14. Free. Parkway Central Branch, 1901 Vine St. 215-686-5322. www.library.phila.gov. Slipping: Aug. 18-27. Tickets: $18-$27. The Shubin Theatre, 407 Bainbridge St. 215-627-1088. www. quinceproductions. com. The Beebo Brinker Chronicles: Aug. 18-28. Tickets: $18-$25. The Shubin Theatre, 407 Bainbridge St. 215-627-1088. www.quinceproductions. com. The Arsonists: A new translation of Max Frisch’s The Firebugs by Alistair Beaton: Aug. 31-Sept. 10. Tickets: $15-$20. Walnut Street Theatre, Studio 5, 825 Walnut St. 215-574-3550. www.walnutstreettheatre.org. Philadelphia Live Arts Festival: Sept. 2-17. Various locations. www. livearts-fringe.org.
Farmers markets >Broad and Ritner offers fresh fruits and vegetables, grass fed/ pastured meats, farmstead cheeses, baked goods and homemade quiches 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Tuesdays through Oct. 3. Fels Community Center, 2407 S. Broad St. www.lomophilly.org. >Dickinson Square Park offers fruits and vegetables, eggs and flowers 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Sundays through Oct. 30. Moyamensing Ave. and Morris St. www.dspfarmersmarket.com >Fountain hawks fruits and vegetables, honey, and mushrooms, cut flowers and Amish baked goods 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Wednesdays through Oct. 26. East Passyunk Ave. and Tasker St. www.visiteastpassyunk.com. >Julian Abele Park offers baked and canned goods, homemade cheese, lemonade and mint tea, farm fresh eggs and produce 3-7 p.m. Fridays. 22nd and Carpenter streets. www.julianabelepark.org. >South and Passyunk offers vegetables and berries, beef, pork, poultry, eggs and crusty bread 2:30-7 p.m. Tuesdays through Oct. 10. East Passyunk Ave. and South St. email@example.com. www.qvna.org.
Health >Methodist Hospital hosts Living with Diabetes Thursdays through Aug. 25; Nutrition and Diabetes 7-8:30 p.m. Aug. 11 and 2:30-4 p.m. Aug. 14; Look Good Feel Better 4-6 p.m. Aug. 18. 2301 S. Broad St. 1-800-JEFF-NOW or 215-952-1444.
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St. Edmond Parish will host a fish fry 5-8 p.m. Aug. 11. Cost: $10 per ticket. 21st St. and Snyder Ave. 215-334-3755. St. Richard of Chichester Church will oversee Vacation Bible School Aug. 22-26. Cost: $35. Dennis M. Mueller, 215-468-4777 or firstname.lastname@example.org. www.strichardchurch.org. >St. Simon the Cyrenian Episcopal Church houses the Honoring Myself “A Hand Up Not a Hand Out” Community Center; free lunch program 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. through Aug. 26; third annual Baby Shower for area women’s shelters and other agencies noon-2 p.m. Aug. 7. Church seeks numerous items. 1401 S. 22nd St. 215-839-9382. 215-468-1926.
>Consolation Baptist Church holds Friday Night Live with outdoor gospel entertainment and the Word of God 7 p.m. Fridays through Aug. 26. 2500 Wharton St. 215-465-4224.
Libraries >Fumo Family Branch: Family Storytimes 6 p.m. Aug. 4 and 11; Music and Movement for Toddlers 10 a.m. Aug. 10; “Let’s Speak English,” 3:30-4:30 p.m. Wednesdays and Italian Film Festival 12:45 p.m. the third Wednesday of each month; Smoking
cessation class 6-7:30 p.m. Tuesdays. 2437 S. Broad St. Elizabeth Byrne, 267-765-2319 or ebyrne@ nncc.us. 215-685-1758. Santore Library: ESL classes noon2 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays for beginner and intermediate levels. Susan Adams, 267-474-1295. 932 S. Seventh St. 215-686-1766. South Philadelphia Library: ESL classes 12:30-3 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays; Friends of Astrology: Transits and Mercury Retrograde 6-7 p.m. Sept. 13. 1700 S. Broad St. 215-685-1866. >Whitman Library: Summer Storytime for Families 10:30 a.m. Aug. 5 and 12; English classes presented by the Center for Literacy 10 a.m.- 1 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. 200 Snyder Ave. 215-685-1754.
Mummers Hog Island N.Y.A. holds preteen dances 7 p.m. Fridays. Donation: $7. 2116 S. Third St.
Recreation centers and playgrounds >Bardascino: Yoga in the Park 6-7 p.m. Aug. 9. Suggested donation: $5$10. 10th and Carpenter streets. Jefferson Square Park: Kids Night at the Park 6 p.m. Thursdays. Fourth St. and Washington Ave. www.jeffersonsquarepark.org.
Reunions >John W. Hallahan and Roman Catholic High Schools will hold Day at the Bay 2-7 p.m. Aug. 7 at Keenan’s, North Wildwood, N.J. Tickets: $30-$35. 215-568-3081 or 215-627-5487. Bishop Neumann and St. Maria Goretti High Schools, classes of 1961, will hold a reunion Sept. 18. 215-389-0925 or 215-465-8437. South Philadelphia High School, January and June classes of 1956, will hold a reunion Oct. 9. Joan, 610-544-1905; Phil, 610-5441727; Joyce, 856-562-2246; or Vito, 856-228-4088. Annunciation BVM School, class of 1971, will hold a reunion Oct. 15. Susan DeFusco, email@example.com; Donna Stango, firstname.lastname@example.org; or Rita Vincolato at email@example.com. South Philadelphia High School, June class of 1953, will hold a fall reunion. Contact Inez Dell’Osa Wilczek at P.O. Box 33, Exton, PA 19341. SPR
The senior life
Here are upcoming events taking place at South Philadelphia centers. Marconi Seniors Program at Fels Community Center: Cards and Billiards 8 a.m.-6 p.m. daily; Wii games noon-2:30 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays; Swimming Pool 7 a.m.-noon and 3-5:50 p.m. Monday-Friday. Cost: $50 for the year; Enhance Fitness Exercise Class 9:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Free; Water aerobics 9 a.m. Wednesdays and Fridays. Cost: $50 for the year; Chess Club 12:30 p.m. Wednesdays; Garden Club 9 a.m., Bone-strengthening Exercise Class 9:15 a.m., Chair Yoga 9:45 a.m. and Healthy Weight Management 10:15 a.m. Fridays. Free. 2407 S. Broad St. 215-218-0800. www.caringpeoplealliance.org. Philadelphia Senior Center: Digital photography class, 1 p.m. Mondays; diabetes support group, 1 p.m. the second Wednesday of the month; Silver Sneakers fitness classes, 2 p.m. Tuesdays; T’ai chi, 1 p.m. Mondays; Rev Up, 10 a.m. Wednesdays and Fridays; yoga, 11 a.m. Wednesdays and Fridays. 509 S. Broad St. 215-546-5879. www. philaseniorcenter.org.
South Philadelphia Older Adult Center: Senior dances 7-10 p.m. Wednesdays. Cost: $7. 215-952-0547; Single parents dance night 7-10 p.m. Fridays. Cost: $7. 1430 E. Passyunk Ave. 215-465-2298. South Philadelphia Rainbow Community Center: Seeking donations to help with the purchase of food for the needy. Dropoffs accepted 2-7 p.m. MondaysFridays. 2632 Reed St. Diane Marino, 215-462-3615 or 267-978-6178. Tolentine Community Center: Bingo 7 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. 1025-33 Mifflin St. 215-389-0717. United Communities’ Houston Center: English assistance 6:30 p.m. and Spanish lessons 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays. Emergency energy assistance, ESL and computer classes, emergency food cupboard services. 610-574-6778. 2029 S. Eighth St. 215-467-1645. United Communities’ Southwark House: Bingo, 9:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Thursdays. 101 Ellsworth St. 215-673-1484. www. ucsep.org. SPR
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Karen’s Marinated Strawberries over Pound Cake INGREDIENTS:
1 quart of fresh strawberries, hulled and halved 1/3 cup of aged balsamic vinegar 1 to 2 tablespoons of sugar 1/3 cup of cold whipping cream 4 slices of fresh pound cake, 1/2-inch thick 1/3 cup of amaretto liqueur 6 amaretti cookies, crumbled
In a shallow casserole dish, toss the strawberries and vinegar and leave at room temperature for 20 minutes. Sweeten with the sugar.
In a medium bowl, beat the cream with an electric mixer until soft peaks form. Cover and chill — up to four hours — until ready to use. Place one slice of the cake on each of the four plates. Brush with the amaretto, spoon on the strawberry mixture and top with a dollop of the whipped cream. Sprinkle with the cookie crumbs and serve.
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Sautéed veal, topped with crabmeat, asparagus and hollandaise sauce, served with a potato and vegetable.
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A 14 oz. cut, topped with mushroom caps and onion rings, served with a potato and vegetable.
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Fresh cut liver, grilled and topped with fried onions and bacon. Served with a potato and vegetable.
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1601 Restaurant/Wine Bar: 1601 S. 10th St., 215-218-3840, www.1601cafe.com, $$ Carman’s Country Kitchen: 1301 S. 11th St., 215-339-9613, $ Fuel: 1917 E. Passyunk Ave. 215468-FUEL, $$ Royal Tavern: 937 E. Passyunk Ave., 215-389-6694, $ Sabrina’s Café: 910-12 Christian St., 215-574-1599, $$ South Philly Bar & Grill: 1235-37 E. Passyunk Ave., 215-334-3300, $
Anthony’s Coffee House: 903 S. Ninth St., www.italiancoffeehouse. com/anthonysitaliancoffee, 215627-2586, $
Asian International Smokeless Barbeque: 600 Washington Ave., 215-599-8844, $ JC Chinese Restaurant: 748 Morris St., 215-334-1056, $$ Nam Phuong Restaurant: 1100-20 Washington Ave., 215-468-0410, www.namphuongphilly.com, $$ Pho 75: 1122 Washington Ave., 215271-5866, $
Key Food Pizza: 1846 S. 12th St., 215-551-7111, $ Sarcone’s Deli: 734 S. Ninth St., 215-922-1717, $ Vincenzo’s Deli: 1626 S. Ninth St., 215-463-6811, $
French Beau Monde: 624 S. Sixth St., 215-592-0656, www.creperie-beaumonde.com, $
Italian Chiarella’s Ristorante: 1602 S. 11th St., 215-334-6404, www. chiarellasristorante.com, $$ Cucina Forte: 768 S. Eighth St., 215-238-0778, $$ Dante and Luigi’s: 762 S. 10th St., 215-922-9501, www.danteandluigis. com, $$
Franco’s HighNote Cafe: 13th and Tasker streets, 215-755-8903, www. francoandluigis.com, $$ Karina’s Restaurant: 1520 E. Passyunk Ave., 215-218-0455, $$ La Cucina Varallo: 1635 S. 10th St., 215-952-0504, $$ La Fourno: 636 South St., 215-6279000, www.lafourno.com, $$ Mamma Maria: 1637 E. Passyunk Ave., 215-463-6884, www.mammamaria.info, $$$ Marra’s: 1734 E. Passyunk Ave., 215463-9249, www.marrasone.com, $$ Pizzeria Pesto: 1925 S. Broad St., 215-271-6840, www.pizzeriapesto. com, $$ Ralph’s: 760 S. Ninth St., 215-6276011, www.ralphsrestaurant.com, $$ Ristorante Pesto: 1915 S. Broad St., 215-336-8380, www.ristorantepesto.com, $$ Saloon: 750 S. Seventh St., 215-6271811, www.saloonrestaurant.net, $$$
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Mexican The Adobe Cafe: 1919 E. Passyunk Ave., 215-551-2243, $$ Restaurant La Lupe: 1201 S. Ninth St., 215-551-9920, $$ Taqueria La Veracruzana: 908 Washington Ave., 215-465-1440, $$
Middle Eastern Bitar’s: 947 Federal St., 215-7551121, www.bitars.com, $
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Mexican Los Gallos: 951 Wolf St., 215-5511245, $$
Bomb Bomb Bar-B-Que Grill & Italian Restaurant: 1026 Wolf St., 215-463-1311, $$ Criniti Pizzeria and Ristorante: 2601 S. Broad St., 215-465-7750, $$ Johnnie’s: 12th and Wolf streets, 215334-8006, $ Medora’s Mecca: 3100 S. 13th St., 215-336-1655, $$ Ralph & Rickey’s: Seventh St. and Oregon Ave., 215-271-6622, $ B r o a d S t r e e t We s t
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Just a brunch time stroll away from the Italian Market, Monsu brings the tastes of Sicilian cuisine to South Philly. The menu includes fresh focaccia to pancakes whirled with ricotta cheese. S ta f f P h o t o b y G r e g B e z a n i s
filled with mushrooms, provolone cheese and roasted peppers. Bingo! We hit the jackpot. Chef Nihad Hajdarhodzic is an expert in preparing the perfect omelet. It was pure deep yellow on the outside and creamy inside. There was not one speck of brown or overcooked spot on this masterpiece. Oven-roasted potatoes came with the dish. I called Hajdarhodzic to thank him for taking the time to write down the charcuterie for me. I discovered he is 26 years old, from Bosnia and arrived in Philadelphia six years ago to study culinary arts at Drexel University. We chatted about his knowledge of Sicilian cuisine and some of the dishes he is placing on the menu. He arrived at Monsu two-and-a-half months ago. “I bake lasagna with cinnamon and co-
coa,” he said. “Sicilian dishes are often sweet and sour. I use raisins, almonds, pistachio nuts and hazelnuts in some of my dishes. I make a swordfish dish with raisins and Marsala.” Sicilian food reflects Arabic, Jewish and French influences. Now this talented young man is placing his influence on each tasty dish. Three tips of the toque to Monsu. SPR
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Barrel’s Fine Food: 1725 Wolf St., 215-389-6010, www.barrelsfinefood.com, $ Italian Bistro: 211 S. Broad St., 215-731-0700, $$ L’Angolo: 1415 Porter St., 215389-4252, $$ La Stanza: 2001 Oregon Ave., 215271-0801, $$ Popi’s: 3120 S. 20th St., 215-7557180, www.popisrestaurant.com, $$ Scannicchio’s: 2500 S. Broad St., 215-468-3900, www.scannicchio. com, $$
New Wave Cafe: 784 S. Third St., 215-922-8484, www.newwavecafe. com, $$ The Irish Times: 629 S. Second St., 215-923-1103, $$
Middle Eastern Divan Turkish Kitchen: 918 S. 22nd St., 215-545-5790, divanturkishkitchen.com, $$
International House of Pancakes: 3 Snyder Ave., 215-339-5095, www.ihop.com, $$
Asian Happy Dragon: 2047 S. Third St., 215-271-0552, $
Fast Break Frank’s Breakfast and Lunch: 2433 S. Columbus Blvd, 215-339-8840, $ New York New York Pizzeria: 1400 Columbus Blvd., 215-463-6205, $ Tony Luke’s: 39 Oregon Ave., 215551-5725, www.tonylukes.com, $
Greek/Middle Eastern Cafe Fulya: 727 S. Second St., 267909-9937, www.cafefulya.com, $$. Dmitri’s: 795 S. Third St., 215625-0556, $$
Italian Ava: 518 S. Third St., 215-9223282, www.avarestaurant.com, $$$ Caffe Valentino: 1245-49 S. Third St., 215-336-3033, $$ Village Belle: 757 S. Front St., 215551-2200, $$$
Anthony’s Saloon: 2351 S. Front St., 215-468-5222, $$ Snockey’s Oyster House: Second St. and Washington Ave. 215-3399578, www.snockeys.com, $$
Vegan Grindcore House: 1515 S. Fourth St., 215-839-3333, $
Diner on the Plaza: 43 Snyder Ave., 215-755-7899, $$ Melrose Diner: 1501 Snyder Ave., 215-467-6644, $ Morning Glory Diner: 10th and Fitzwater streets, 215-413-3999, $ Oregon Diner: 302 Oregon Ave., 215-462-5566, $$ Penrose Diner: 20th St. and Penrose Ave., 215-465-1097, $$ South Street Diner: 140 South St., 215-627-5258, $ SPR
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Brunic’s Luncheonette: 17th and McKean streets, 215-755-7645, $ Celebre’s Pizza: 1536 Packer Ave., 215-467-3255, $ Millie’s Luncheonette & Ice Cream: 15th and Shunk streets, 215467-8553, $ Moe’s Hot Dog House: 2617 Grays Ferry Ave., 215-465-6637, $ Philadium: 17th St. and Packer Ave., 215-271-5220, $ Southview Pizza: 367 Durfor St., 215-467-2050, $ Talk of the Town: 3020 S. Broad St., 215-551-7277, $ Texas Wieners: 1426 Snyder Ave., 215465-8635, www.texasweiners.com, $
fast ($13) as a starter. Our eye-appealing large white plates contained tuma persa, pecorino pepatto, a slightly salty Sicilian cheese studded with black peppercorns, mozzarella di bufalla, mild coppa, Pepperoni Siciliana and mortedella neopoutana. Sweet strawberry slices and thinlysliced Granny Smith apples also were on the plate. A bit of honey was placed near the tuma persa. Honey is a top ingredient in Sicilian cuisine. The chef came over to us to explain the order in which to enjoy the meats and cheeses. I thought it much like a wine tasting. Go from light to rich. Each ingredient wowed me. I loved the honey with the hard tuma persa. We scraped our plates clean and I asked our server if the chef would kindly write down the names of each meat and cheese so I could buy some to take home. He kindly did so. A croissant came with the charcuterie but I preferred the homemade focaccia. As soon as I saw the description of the pancakes ($11) I knew I would be transported into a Sicilian nona’s kitchen. Three of thee tasty treats were lovingly prepared with semolina flour and ricotta cheeses. I’ve made cottage cheese latkes, but never thought to use the far better and tastier creamier ricotta. I had a taste sensation as soon as I poured some pure maple syrup on top of the cakes and popped a morsel in my mouth. A perfectly grilled sweet Italian sausage came with my brunch. It was crisp and totally free of grease. Edward’s omelet of the day ($11) was
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ne of my favorite cookbooks is “Sicilian Home Cooking: Family Recipes from Gangivecchio” by Wanda and Giovanna Tornabene, a mother and daughter team who run their restaurant in a former priory built in 1366 in Sicily. From time to time, I notice a Sicilian dish on a menu in an Italian restaurant, such as meatballs made with raisins or arancini, the tasty little rice balls which are often among the antipasti. Finally, I found an authentic Sicilian right in the Italian Market. Monsu is the brainchild of Peter McAndrews who owns Modo Mio and Paesano’s sandwich shops. I love to go out for Saturday or Sunday brunch. Well, dear, readers, I now add Monsu to my list of best places to brunch. The cash-only BYOB is housed in the former Butcher’s Café. I entered the cool room and a charming man seated me and offered me a glass mug of strong coffee. The restaurant opens at 11 a.m. and I was a tad early. Monsu is Sicilian dialect for monsieur. According to our waiter, Sicilian chefs would go to France, learn and work, and return to their native land. Edward and I glanced over the menu and immediately discovered our brunch could have been served anywhere in Sicily. A server brought us hot-from-the-oven focaccia along with a small dish of extravirgin olive oil with discs of creamy ricotta. I loved the slightly salty crust on top of the bread and spread the cheese on top. We decided to share the Italian break-
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T h e To q u e S t o p s H e r e
Summer crops can make an ideal breakfast, lunch or dinnerr. They’re so sweet and tasty that it helps one forget about the heat wave. By Phyllis Stein-Novack Food Columnist
detest the heat and humidity of summer. I am constantly asking “is it October yet?” There are those of you who adore 90-degree days by going to the beach, claiming an inch of sand to set up a chair and taking a dip in the seaweedfilled sea. Not me. Summer means my herb garden is filled with basil, cilantro, Italian parsley, chervil, French tarragon and chives. I do not plant tomatoes because I support local farmers. I buy my fruits and vegetables. Summer is high time for tomatoes, corn, blueberries and the dreaded zucchini. The Jersey blues have been particularly sweet this year. I’ve had luck with seedless watermelon and the small Tuscan melon I discovered at Trader Joe’s. The Garden State also grows ones that are usually big and sweet. My favorite way to prepare white corn is to husk it, rinse it, wrap it in plastic wrap and zap it in the microwave. Slather it with melted butter and I am in vegetable heaven. I could make a meal of corn, tomatoes, a bit of cheese, grains with fresh fruit for dessert. My fridge is filled with two pints of Jersey blueberries, two quarts of strawberries, a seedless watermelon, a few plums and a Tuscan melon. I’m having a field day coming up with tasty concoctions for breakfast, lunch, snacktime and dinner. Stay cool, pump up the air, prepare a pitcher of iced tea and hope the heat breaks soon. I’m an optimist by nature,
but I know this will not happen anytime soon.
■ Tomato Salad with Feta, ■ Red Onions and Basil Ingredients:
2 large ripe red tomatoes, cored and sliced 1 large yellow tomato, cored and sliced 3 Kumato tomatoes, cored and sliced 4 to 6 ounces of feta cheese, cut into bite-size cubes 1 small red onion, sliced Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste 1/2 cup of extra-virgin olive oil Juice of 1 lemon Handful of fresh basil leaves, snipped with scissors
Directions: Select a large pretty serving platter. Arrange the tomatoes on the platter alternating the slices by color. Top with the feta and red onion. Season with the salt and pepper. Whisk together the oil and lemon juice in a small bowl. Pour the mixture over the salad. Sprinkle on the basil leaves. Serves four. Note from Phyllis: Buy Kumato tomatoes at Trader Joe’s. They’re sweet.
■ Corn Relish ■ Ingredients:
6 ears of fresh white corn, kernels removed 1 15-ounce can of chickpeas 1 15-ounce jar of roasted peppers
Kosher salt and freshly ground black pepper, to taste 1/2 cup of extra-virgin olive oil Juice of 1 lemon Handful of fresh snipped Italian parsley or cilantro leaves
Directions: Place the corn in a microwave-safe bowl. Sprinkle on a little water. Cover with plastic wrap and microwave on high for 30 seconds. Remove the bowl from the oven, stir the corn and microwave for another 30 seconds. Drain well and place in a large serving bowl. Drain the chickpeas and add them to the corn. Drain the roasted peppers, dry them well and slice into strips. Add them to the corn mixture. Season with the salt and pepper. Whisk together the oil and lemon juice in a small bowl. Pour the dressing over the relish. Top with the parsley or cilantro. Serves four. Note from Phyllis: You may want to chill the relish for a few hours before serving.
■ Fruit Salad for Grown-ups ■ Ingredients: 2 pints of Jersey blueberries 6 ripe peaches, stoned and cut into cubes 6 ripe plums, stoned and cut into cubes 1 ripe Tuscan melon, peeled and cut into cubes Generous pour liqueur of your choice such as Cointreau, Grand Marnier, cognac or B & B
Directions: Gently place all of the ingredients, except for the liqueur, in a large pretty serving bowl. Pour on the liqueur and blend well. Cover with plastic wrap and refrigerate for at least eight hours. Overnight is better. Serves four. Note from Phyllis: The peaches and plums have not smoked anything illegal. To “stone” means to remove the pit. Peaches and plums are stone fruits. SPR Comment at www.southphillyreview.com/foodand-drink/features.
By Mystic Terry Psychic Reader
LEO (July 23 to Aug. 22): Joining others who share educational aims becomes fulfilling. Attending a seminar could enhance qualifications. Increasing understanding of the world is its own reward. Lucky number: 456.
VIRGO (Aug. 23 to Sept. 22): It may suddenly occur that you don’t have to be content with current income. A cutting edge technology may upgrade your business, or a novel approach could attract more clients. Lucky number: 673.
LIBRA (Sept. 23 to Oct. 22): Someone is likely to benefit from your generosity. A donation to a cherished cause is appreciated, and your satisfaction comes with giving. Lucky number: 531. SCORPIO (Oct. 23 to Nov. 21): You are seekf ing an infusion of ideas. Circulate among people who are in different cliques and share innovative ways of thinking. Lucky number: 042.
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CAPRICORN (Dec. 22 to Jan. 19): The urge to express yourself differently is too intense to ignore. Experiment with a new technique or materials. Someone you would normally not romance suddenly catches your eye. Lucky number: Lucky number: 897. AQUARIUS (Jan. 20 to Feb. 18): Family relaA tions are more harmonious than usual this morning. The household may gain financially; perhaps the PISCES (Feb. 19 to March 20): Hearing a seS cret involving your past could be quite shocking. It may not be something you wanted to discover, but you will have to deal with what’s changed. Make use of this information in a positive way. Lucky number: 364.
ARIES (March 21 to April 20): The real you D glows in the company of others. Show an outgoing side. Talking to a knowledgeable friend may energize goals. Lucky number: 260.
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avid Blocker eagerly awaits his courses in wildlife management and conservation at Delaware Valley College. If chess were a major, the 18-year-old would be better suited to stand before students than to sit among them. The recent graduate of The Academy at Palumbo, 1100 Catharine St., displayed his teeming talent at July 27’s Checkmate Violence Chess in the Summer event at Center City’s Shops at Liberty Place. Over two hours, Blocker and 42 other students matched their minds against one another and the site’s lunch crowd. Members of the seven-year-old Philadelphia Youth Chess Challenge, the board warriors came as guests of the After School Activities Partnerships (ASAP). “We hold more than 30 events per year,” Maria Walker, ASAP’s executive director, said as the first hour concluded. Most involve chess, as the Chess Challenge serves as ASAP’s chief initiative with 313 clubs and 3,700 participants. Formal tournaments comprise most of the gatherings, so the afternoon affair bred a less competitive environment. “We wanted to offer the children an informal chance to pursue their love of the game,” Walker, of Second and Morris streets, said. Geography also factored into maximizing the moments. Flash mobs have caused havoc in Center City numerous times, so,
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in addition to giving the youngsters a social opportunity, the day offered the public chances to reduce perceptions of how constructively Philadelphia’s public and charter school learners use their time outside of their institutions’ walls. “Our students are good kids who want to do the right thing and who want to be involved in positive activities,” Walker said. Her nonprofit began in 2002 to combat violence and idleness. Its website estimates 45,000 children citywide spend at least 20 hours alone after school each week. It also surmises that a dearth of post-school pursuits could contribute to obesity. Though chess is the champion, ASAP offers dance, debate, drama, Scrabble and yoga to another 203 clubs and 2,700 students. Public and charter schools give ASAP more than half of its clubs. Play occurs in those facilities, independent and parochial schools, community and recreation centers, homeless shelters and libraries. Teachers run a majority of the clubs encourage members to feel confident about playing as often as possible. More than 200 participants followed their instructors’ advice by competing in February’s Fourth Annual PECOASAP Checkmate Violence 24-Hour Chess Marathon at Temple University. “The marathon is our biggest way for the students to compete against the public, but this is a great one, too, albeit a little less intense,” Walker said with a laugh. NO CHILD SEEMED shy about moving pieces in hopes of securing and 11 a.m. Aug. 16 and 17 at Seventh and Bigler streets. An informational meeting for players and parents also will be held at SEYAA AA 6 p.m. Aug. 11. Call 215-463-8802.
Fall outdoor soccer registrations are being accepted for the league that begins Sept. 10. Age divisions are: 4 to 6; 7 to 8; 9 to 10; 11 to 13; and 14 to 17. Register 6 to 8 p.m. Mondays through Thursdays or noon to 2 p.m. Saturdays at SEYAA, Seventh and Bigler streets. Visit www.seyaa.com. or call 215-463-8802.
David Blocker blocked opponents’ attempts to defeat him four times at last week’s event. He will look to start a chess club at Delaware Valley College. S ta f f P h o t o b y G r e g B e z a n i s
checkmates. Blocker certainly had the least cause to be tentative. The tutelage for the resident of 11th and Christian streets began at age 2 through his father Butch, an assistant coach for Palumbo’s five-yearold team. The Hawthorne unit enjoyed a fantastic year. It won the High School South Division, finished as the runner-up at March’s league championships at Citizens Bank Park, 1 Citizens Bank Way, and claimed third in the team awards category as a part of the high school non-rated section at May’s Eighth Annual Eagles Youth Partnership Chess Tournament at Lincoln Financial Field, 1020 Pattison Ave. Owning O a calm exterior, Blocker uses u his 16 pieces to reveal the in-
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tensity of his interior drive. At January’s 43rd Liberty Bell Open in Center City, he won six of seven matches, with one draw, to claim first place, a $728 prize and 400 points to add to his United States Chess Federation (USCF) rating. He emerged victorious three out of seven times at May’s 2011 National High School Championships in Nashville, Tenn. “My style is logical,” the young man said after scoring his fourth triumph in five games. He could not recall when his ASAP interaction began but expressed happiness with his affiliation, which ended with his June graduation. His schooling will take him to Doylestown, where he will look to start a club. He welcomes all of live’s St. Richard, Holy Spirit, Epiphany, Stella Maris and St. Nicholas parishes are eligible. Call Steve Tronieri, 215-760-2015.
The CYO Warrior Football program will begin practice 5:30 p.m. Aug. 15 at Fourth Street and Oregon Avenue. Students in grades ve through eight and from Annunciation, Our Lady of Mt. Carmel, Sacred Heart, St. Edmond, St. Gabriel, St. Paul and St. Thomas parishes are eligible. Contact Steve Bernhardt, 215-696-2927; Phil Penza, 215-416-6481; or Ken Bergmann, 215-696-0909. SPR —By Bill Gelman and Joseph Myers
Sports moves, especially ones that will involve capturing kings and queens. “I’m looking to raise my rating to between 1,500 and 1,600 by the end of the year,” he said of his current 1,215 standing. Attaining his desired range will give him Class C designation on the USCF’s list, with Senior Master status to kick in when he hits 2,400. Two boys representing Queen Village’s William Meredith School, 725 S. Fifth St., trail Blocker in competitions but could prove to be his equals in terms of dedication and tenacity. “I’ve been playing since I was 4 or 5,” 10-year-old Jacob Wycoff said after his fourth checkmate. Going undefeated pleased him as he used his attacking style to thwart his opponents. While other children feasted on fruit, the resident of the 700 block of South Mildred Street recounted how he devoured his competition with timely moves. “I feel good about beating good players,” Jacob said. This represents his first year with ASAP, and he owes most of his participation to his time at Conshohocken’s Miquon Day Camp, one of its 30 summer clubs operating in schools and camps. His eagerness to defeat good players will receive a boost this fall as he begins the fifth grade at Spring Garden’s Julia R. Masterman
School, whose middle and high schools captured first-place finishes at the Chess League Championships. Jacob will have support from Anthony Mecchi, another former Meredith student who will head to Masterman. “Anthony began dabbling at 5 or 6,” Andrea Mecchi said as her son completed his fourth match. Playing No Stress Chess, with cards to help learners to become familiar with the pieces’ functions, helped the 10-year-old to mature. “This is his first big outing,” Andrea Mecchi said of her son, who also plays at Miquon. The young resident of Eighth and Catharine streets lost his final contest but garnered two victories and worthwhile memories. “I like that the game involves thinking and strategy,” he said, adding that using rooks and pawn promotion to register checkmates enthuses him. The students’ mental maturity impressed Chestnut Hill’s Andy Bonnaffon, who dropped his three games. “All of these kids seem to have mastered the knowledge that chess promotes discipline,” he said. “They certainly showed me I need to work on my strategies.” SPR
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PHILADELPHIA ANIMAL HOSPITAL Lawrence A. Rebbecchi Jr. VMD University of Pennsylvania Class of 1990
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WEST OF BROAD 2202 S Woodstock $149,900 Beautifully renovated 3BD/1.5BA, gorgeous kitchen, nice rear yard, indoor porch area with lots of light, beautiful fixtures throughout.
PENNSPORT $139,900 Great 2BD/1BA starter home, open living/ 1634 Ritner $259,900 dining space, pine floors, yard, new carpet- Nice 4BD/2BA with large living room, kitchen ing. with breakfast bar, small rear yard, c/a.
EAST OF BROAD
Gorgeously renovated 2BD/1BA with large modern kitchen, lots of light, finished basement, spacious bedrooms.
Older style porchfront 3BD/1BA, wall to wall carpet, original woodwork, rear yard.
4xx Emily St. Totally Renovated! 3 BDRM, H/W Floors, C/A, Granite Counter Tops, Fin. Bsmnt, NEW!! $145,500 27xx S. Smedley St. Terrace Street, Lg. Open Mod. Home, fin. bsmt w/full bath, rear deck Asking $265,000 61xx Delancy St. Nice 3 BDRM Home, H/W Floors, Mod. Kit & Bath. Only $49,900 16xx Jackson St. Corner Duplex- Renovated, Sep. Utilities, Could also be used as Office and APT. Reduced - $179,000
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2529 S. Broad Street 3506 Reserve
Stunning 5BD/3.5BA, driveway, 50ft yard, many upgrades, sundeck, spacious kitchen, dual zoned HVAC.
Brand new construction, 3BD/2.5BA, new custom kitchen, hardwood floors, den, private yard, master suite, finished basement.
Nicely remodled 2BD/1.5BA, wall to wall carpet, central air, handsome brick front.
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215.334.7700 E. PaSSyunk SquarE - (Mifflin Street) Hot location, spectacular rehab, hardwood floors, 2 full baths, finished basement, C/A. GraduatE HoSPital - (Carpenter Street) Extraordinary 3 story townhouse, master suite w/deck, three additional bedrooms, 2 full baths, beautiful finishings. SuBurBan livinG in tHE city (Broad Street) Very large 3 bedroom home w/garage parking. Secluded tree lined street. Open floor plan w/attractive custom kitchen, SS appliances, hardwood floors, C/A, 3 full baths. 11tH & orEGon - (Jessup Street) Modern 3 bedroom, 1 1/2 bath townhome in great location! E. PaSSyunk SquarE - (Cross Street) 3 bedrooms, Eat-in kitchen, 3 pc tile bath. Priced to sell $179,000 17xx MoorE - (Complete Rehab) 3 bedrooms, 2 1/2 baths, hardwood floors $149,900
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322 Reed #1F $250,000 1906 S 13th $199,900 Beautiful 2BD/2BA condo with granite and Duplex in a great location. Separately me- stainless kitchen, high ceilings, spiral stairs, tered and priced to sell! Modern kitchens hardwood floors, built-in shelving. hardwood floors. 1529 E Moyamensing $339,900 1333 Titan $219,000 Huge 5BD/1.2BA federal period home with Newly renovated 2BD/1BA with new kitchen, hardwood floors, 12 ft ceilings, gas fireplace. open LR/DR, hardwood floors, marble bath. 112 Dickinson $440,000 WHITMAN Gorgeous 3BD/2.5BA, den, custom kitchen, 126 Jackson $219,900 deck, gas fireplace, 3 car parking, hardwood Newly renovated 3BD/1BA, partially finished floors and a hybrid surveillance system. basement, rear yard, granite and stainless kitchen. 112 Federal $550,000 Huge, unique mansion, circa 1835, with 6BD/3BA, 4 car garage, 7 original fireplaces, high ceilings, crown moldings, pine floors.
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26xx S. Percy St. JUST LISTED! 3 BDRM, Modern Kit. & Bath. Asking - $120,000 26xx S. 16th St. Totally renovated, finished bsmnt. Price Reduced - $230,000 21xx S. 16th St. Lg., Mod. Home w/newer front, 2 full baths, c/a, h/w & Cer. Tile floors. Reduced $169,900 26xx S. Iseminger St. Mod. 3 BDRM home, Nice Street, Gas Heat. Reduced $149,900 18xx McClellan St. Totally Renovated 2 BDRM Home. Reduced - $57,900
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AVE OF THE ARTS $325,000 PENNSPORT Custom renovation with 3BD/2.5BA, finished 226 Mountain $150,000 basement, large yard, roof terrace, contem- Nice 2BD/1BA, pergo floors, dining room, porary kitchen and baths, bamboo floors. spacious yard, berber carpeting.
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7xx Morris Street
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Lg. 3 Bedroom Row, Move-In Condition, Must Sell! Sellers Assist.
NO COMMISSIONS • NO FEES • FAST SETTLEMENT “ AS IS CONDITION “
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www.Spectrumrealty.net 20xx S. hemberger – 3 prop. for Sale 11xx daly Street – $179,900 31xx uber Street – $359,900 58xx walton Street – $25,000 86xx jackSon Street – $169,900 11xx mercy Street – $149,900 16xx orkney Street – $99,900 28xx S. huchinSon Street – $215,000 duplex 62nd & buiSt reduced to only $59,900 26xx S 16th Street – reduced $169,900 27xx muhlfeld Street – $97,000 beautiful corner 70th & paSSyunk 26xx S. alder Street – $162,900 Super large eat-in kitchen 24xx woodStock Street – $209,900 18xx S. roSeberry Street – $139,900
6xx S. greenwich Street – $219,900 all new 2br, hdwd floors., granite countertops, ss appliances
9xx moore Street – $239,900 25xx S. wattS Street – $129,900 18xx forreStal Street – $309,900 25xx S. 15th Street – $165,000 29xx S. carliSle Street – $209,900 18xx gladStone Street – $175,000 25xx S. carliSle Street – $175,000 15xx S. 2nd Street – $195,000 612 S. 7th S. bella ViSta – $309,900 34xx capri court – $629,900 28xx S. marVine – $179,900 3xx cantrell St – $139,900 25xx S. 21St – low $389,900 27xx S. 17th – mid $259,900
215-463-0777 19145 18xx S. 16th.
Lg 3 bed in “NEWBOLD.” Close to everything.
19xx S. NOrWOOD
3 Bed in Excellent Condition
20xx S. BEEChWOOD
Semi-mod 3 Bed Currently rented at $650/Mo. Asking $46,900
2 BD. 1 Bath home in excellent condition
Lg mod maint st, 3 bed hm, great for first time buyer
Spac 3 bed w/front porch, h/w fls
$39,900 $65,000 $79,900
24xx S. BANCrOft
Lovely 2 BD, 1.5 bth home on a great street
26xx S. ChADWiCk
Mod 3 bed home on a great st
3 Story mixed use property located in Newbold
Very nice mod 3Bed, h/W flr, Lg kit, great block
Very Lg well maintained 4 bed hm, C/A
26xx S. 17th
vMod 3 bed w/ gorg h/W flrs, much desired location.
GirArD EStAtE - Spacious 4bdrm with many orig. feat.
Very nice, well kept packer Packer Park home
14xx SNYDEr AVE
Store/Office & Lg 3 Bed Apt., high traffic Location
Packer Park - Brand new rehab. Must see!
13xx SO. COrLiES
Calling all investors
2 bed rental property 650/month
3 bed home n good condition
13xx S. DOVEr
Clean Very Well kept 2 Bed hm w/Off St. Parking
Beaut. rehabbed, 3 Bed w/open fl Plan.
12xx S. 27th
3 Story duplex fully rented, a real moneymaker
Only $39,900 ONLY $44,900 Asking $49,900 $75,000 $129,000 ONLY $169,900
Main thorofare - just reduced pizza/steak shop, investMent opportunity, MoneyMaker. call carol spina to preview at 215.266.4581 - $235,000
22xx S. 5th – all new triplex 24xx S. 8th Street – $95,000 17xx S. 4th – $279,000 27xx S. 12th – mid $200,000 25xx So. darien Street – $129,900 19xx newkirk Street – 2bth/2 kit. 21xx Sorrento court - $424,900 21xx ritner St. - $250,000 2xx So. 5th w prop for Sale
East Passyunk crossing! - 19xx S. Iseminger. Beautiful
3BR Spacious corner home w/ H/W Flrs, extended Kit., just steps to East Passyunk’s Stores, Shops, etc. asking $275,000 thE Villas at PackEr Park! 32xx DaVinci Dr.-
Spectacular fully upgraded towhouse in one of So. Phila most prestigious neighborhoods only $329,000!
12xx MckEan - Prime location! Spac 4 Bed Hm in Move
in condition. Close to East Passyunk & Reasonably Priced at $229,000
25xx s. 11th - Beautiful home in the heart of S. Philly.
40th & powelton - 5 unit apt. bldg 19xx hoffman (reduced) - $61,900
Completely upgraded all t/o, fin. basement. priced at:
26xx s. bancroft - Very nice mod 3 bed w/H/W Flrs,
extended Eat in Kit, convenient to everything. Priced to
2 Bdrm, Whitman home, ideal for first time buyer Cute 3 bed, 1 bath hm, freshly painted
24xx S. AMEriCAN
Solid 3 bed hm on prime Whitman blk
Updated raised rancher w/ 2 Bed, Brand New kitchen
Lovely Space, 3 Br w/ Driveway, 2 kitchens, Move in Condition $169,900
4xx DiCkiNSON St.
Lg. 2 Story w/3Br, 2.5BA
73 xx LiNDBErGh
Gorg. Mod. home w/3 full baths, Must See...
Gorg Mod home w/ 3 full baths, Must See…
26xx s. 17th — PriME location! - Spacious modern
3 bed Hm w/ gorgeous H/W flrs. Granite Kitchen, plenty of closets, close to everything. reduced to $239,900
3 Bed Main St. hM priced to sell at
Lg 3 bed hm in need of a litle tLC
21xx S. hANCOCk
Charming well maintained 2 bed, excellent block
26xx S. iSEMiNGEr
3 Bed in need of some tLC
26xx S. ALDEr
Priced to move! 3 Bed, tree lined st.
Spac 3Br in Pennsportt, priced to sell
8xx W MOYAMENSiNG Updated 3 bed hm w/ gorg h/W flrs
25xx S. MiLDrED
Mod well kept 3 bed home
Super clean 3 bed w/ lg rear yard
24xx S. 2ND
Updated prime Whitman home w/ new kit, c/a
Completelly renovated from top to Bottom
21xx S. 4th
Spac 3 Bed w/beaut h/w fls, custom kitchen
24xx S. OrkNEY
Very nice upgraded 3 Bed w/ Brand new kit.
Move in Condition!~ Very Nice 2 Bed
23xx S. LEE
3 Bed Mod home w/off st. parking in rear
Lg cor 3 bed home w/ mod kit, fin base, 1.5br
Asking $170,000 $179,900 Priced at $179,900
Spac mod 3 bed contemporaty hm. 1.5ba
18xx S 5th
Lg triplex fully rented w/ garage
Beaut mod home totally reonovated 5yrs ago
4xx DiCkiNSON St.
Lg. 2 Story w/3Br, 2.5BA
Lg triplex minutes to East Pass & CC
28xx S. frANkLiN
South of Oregon Ave. Clean 3 Bed w/Lg kitchen Asking $205,000
20xx S. 3rd
huge 3 story triplex fully occupied
sell at $177,500
4xx DALY 25xx S. fAirhiLL
East Passyunk 19xx S. WArNOCk
Very nice 3 Bed w/ h/w flrs Attractively priced at
19xx S. 9th
Gorg 3 bed w/new brick frt, lg mod kt, close to everything
East Passyunk, Spacious, 4Br, high Ceil., hW flrs
18xx S. 10th
Spac. updated 3Bed in prime Passyunk Cross.
18xx S. 12th
3 Story 5 Bed w/ high Ceilings, Orig. details
19xx S. iSEMiNGEr
East Passyunk Beauty! 3 Bed Corner
TargeT realTy (215) 218-0939
26xx s 8th, 3 beds, 24xx s franklin, 3 beds,rent $750/month 15xx s 20th st, 3 beds 2.5baths,totally new 15xx s 8th st, 2 beds, good location 22xx s 8th st, 3 beds 11xx s 8th st, 4 beds Thinking of selling, buying, or renting? 22xx s 15th st, store and 2 apartments Call Carrie Zhao 267-210-8523 4xx fitzgerald st, 3 beds
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PennsPort 5848739 *1724 Moyamensing 3 BD,1.5Ba,huge 3 story shell 5898288 *1800 S. 4th Corner Restaurant + 2 BDApt. 5852926 *226 Mountain 2 BD,affordable starter home 5769609 *234 Tasker 2 BD,h/w,EIK,well kept,nice area 5889266 *322 Emily 3 BD,starter hm,move-in condition 5614659 *333 Reed Huge 3 story shell,needs rehab 5851570 *1845 S. 4th 3 BD,fin.bsmt,nice condition,corner 5686838 *132 Manton 2 BD,1.5Ba,den,c/a,beautiful 3 story hm 5910676 *322 Reed,#1F 2 BD,2Ba,c/a,h/w,modern bilevel condo 5722508 *329 Greenwich 3 BD,1.5ba,fin.bsmt,renovated hm 5882311 *2014 S. 3rd 3 BD,2 Ba,c/a,deck,huge corner hm 5698562 *206 Mountain 2 BD,1.5 Ba,fin.bsmt,open,modern 5827251 *335 Titan 3 BD,2 Ba,den,h/w,beautiful hm 5439278 *102 Morris 4 BD,2 Ba,fin.bsmt,c/a,beautiful 5890554 *233 McClellan Office+3 BD Apt.,In Pennsport Mall 5443221 *1922 S.Front 3 BD,1.5Ba,fin.bsmt,c/a,modern 5813223 *1717 S. 2nd Corner Commercial + 2 BD Apt,C2 5893147 *129 Manton 3 BD,1.5Ba,open & spacious layout 5821900 *1202 S. 3rd 4 BD,1.5Ba,fin.bsmt,c/a,h/w,beautiful 5857517 *1107 S. 3rd 3 BD,2Ba,fin.bsmt,c/a,h/w,renovated 5847719 *115 Fernon 3 BD,1.5 Ba,fin.bsmt,c/a,renovated 5868477 *108 Dickinson 3 BD,2.5Ba,den,c/a,deck,garage,newer 5900467 *112 Dickinson 3 BD,2.5Ba,den,deck,garage,newer hm 5463409 *111 Federal 3 BD,2.5Ba,den,deck,garage,new home 5716469 *1101 S. 2nd 4 BD,2.5Ba,garage,new construction
$129,000 $149,000 $150,000 $159,900 $159,900 $187,900 $199,900 $245,000 $250,000 $254,900 $269,900 $274,900 $279,900 $289,900 $290,000 $299,900 $299,900 $299,900 $310,000 $319,900 $329,900 $395,000 $450,000 $499,000 $499,000
Whitman $96,900 $99,000 $109,900 $109,900 $117,000 $129,900 $134,900 $135,000 $144,900 $149,900 $149,900 $155,000 $159,900 $169,950 $179,900 $179,900 $199,900 $199,900 $199,900 $214,900 $223,000 $224,900
Jefferson square & West of Dickinson square Park 5734278 *412 Mercy 5713803 *510 Federal 5852488 *716 Sigel 5788777 *547 Moore 5832896 *715 Hoffman 5914857 *1619 S. Orkney
3 BD,1.5Ba,affordable starter home Garage,875sf,16x65 lot size,zoned R10 3 BD,1.5Ba,newer kit.,good starter hm Corner bldg,needs updating & rehab 3 BD,modern,spacious,renovated 3 BD,c/a,h/w fls,needs updating
$95,000 $99,500 $109,000 $118,000 $119,900 $129,900
$144,000 $160,000 $235,000 $235,000 $279,900 $350,000 $459,900
east Passyunk crossing 5869247 *807 Fernon Grage on a 16x65 lot,zoned C2 5819937 *2024 S. Darien 2 BD,good starter hm or investment 5738035 *2051 S. Hutchinson 2 BD,needs updating,convenient 5901068 *802 Watkins 2 BD,fin.bsmt,c/a,h/w,renovated hm 5850231 *1909 S. 10th 3 BD,h/w,older home,needs updating 5912091 *1922 S. Iseminger 2 BD,c/a,h/w,nicely renovated hm 5874412 *1943 S. 12th 4 BD,1.5Ba,nice move-in condition 5911542 *931 Morris 3 BD,1.5Ba,spacious,needs updating 5909166 *924 Fernon 2 BD,fin.bsmt,pine fls,lovely,modern 5858797 *1940 S. 10th 4 BD,1.5Ba,spacious,well kept home 5863149 *815 Moore 3 BD,1.5Ba,h/w,spacious,well kept 5907344 *1920 S. Camac 2 BD,h/w,modern move-in condition 5898535 *1012 McKean 3 BD,2 Ba,c/a,spacious,beautiful hm 5800471 *1713 S. 8th Triplex,1+1+1,separate utilities 5908314 *1736 S. 11th 3 BD,1.5Ba,h/w,beautiful renovated hm 5908312 *915 Emily 2 story garage,C2,4870sf,full kitchen 5864145 *1840 E.Passyunk Commercial Storefront + 2 BD Apt. 5877044 *1334 Castle 3 BD,1.5Ba,h/w,move-in condition 5916524 *1257 Moore 3 BD,c/a,h/w,patio/garden,nice hm 5881002 *1825 S. 12th 4 BD,2.5Ba,fin.bsmt,c/a,renovated 5831751 *1316 Morris 5 BD,2.5ba,fin.bsmt,c/a,huge Twin 5774832 *1807 S. Broad Quad. 2+1+2+1,3146sf,updated apts. 5908423 *1823 E. Passyunk Duplex,1+3,c/a,15x100 lot,C2 zoning
$99,900 $99,900 $129,900 $175,000 $179,900 $199,900 $205,000 $219,900 $225,000 $230,000 $235,000 $245,000 $249,900 $265,000 $269,900 $269,900 $279,900 $287,000 $289,000 $375,000 $459,900 $485,000 $500,000
Passyunk square 5862245 *901 Ernest 5900993 *1333 Titan 5907008 *1147 Gerritt 5902994 *720 Medina 5842051 *1232 S. Iseminger 5899785 *1412 S. Juniper 5883510 *1342 E.Passyunk 5868906 *1537 S. Clarion 5884192 *1317 Dickinson 5904501 *1329 Annin 5863000 *1008 Tasker 5917744 *1025 Cross 5900954 *1335 Titan 5866531 *709-11 Alter
2 BD,Best Buy,location,location,location 2 BD,c/a,h/w,newly renovated home 3 BD,1.5Ba,traditional, needs updating 2 BD,1.5Ba,nice move-in condition 2 BD,fin.bsmt,c/a,h/w,renovated 3 BD,traditional style,needs updating 4 BD,h/w,spacious,newly renovated 3 BD,wood floors,move-in condition 3 BD,1.5Ba,fin.bsmt,move-in condition 1 BD,1.5Ba,c/a,h/w,2 decks,garage,new 4 BD,1.5Ba,spacious,updated home 2 BD,2.5Ba,c/a,h/w,completely renovated 3 BD,2.5Ba,fin.bsmt,den,c/a,new hm 3 BD,1.5Ba,h/w,f/p,deck,garage,charm
$149,900 $219,000 $219,900 $245,000 $249,900 $249,900 $249,900 $269,000 $269,900 $279,900 $285,000 $295,000 $309,000 $324,900
3 BD,h/w,new kitchen & bath,roomy 3 BD,c/a,newly renovated,nice block 2 BD,2Ba,deck,1174sf bi-level condo 2 BD,c/a,h/w,beautiful renovated hm Corner Commercial+4 BD Apt.C2 3 BD,2.5 Ba,c/a,h/w,deck,new hm 5 BD,3.5Ba,c/a,h/w,newly renovated 4 BD,2.5Ba,c/a,h/w,huge renovated hm 3 BD,1.5Ba,beautiful move-in condition Corner Commercial,2 stores+2 Apts. 4 Apts.,c/a,renovated C2 Brownstone
$160,000 $164,900 $194,750 $195,000 $224,500 $229,900 $238,800 $240,000 $279,900 $399,999 $914,000
neWbolD 5865988 *1506 S. 18th 5784536 *1152 S.Cleveland 5801695 *1324 S.Broad #2R 5905946 *1403 S. Bancroft 5792778 *1815 S.18th 5830106 *1338 S.18th 5786987 *1728 S. 18th 5876772 *1532 Wharton 5878582 *1413 Ellsworth 5861985 *1429 Wharton 5588618 *1218 S. Broad
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packer park 31XX Boise Place CUL-DE-SAC/3BR - 1.5BA, “Garden configuration, Driveway. $289,000 31XX Smedley Street 3BR - 1.5 Ba / Air-Light - Straight-thru configuration. Call us for details! Priced Right to Sell $289,900
HHHHHHHHHHHHHHH reSerVe @ packer park re-Sales 2127 Reserve Drive Large corner lot - 4BR - 3.5 Baths. 3 Levels - Driveway. $449,900. 3410 Trevi Court Spectacular 5 BR - 3.5 Ba Home plus extra Media Room & GRAND back yard. Too many Upgrades to list. Tax Abatement. $549,900
regency @ packer park penthouse condo re-sale Large, Beautiful, Bright Corner Penthouse Totally Upgraded! 3BR, 2 Full baths approx. 1800sq. Ft. - One level Living, Remaining Tax Abatement: $399,000 Call for Details
VillaS @ packer park re-Sales 3211 Davinci Dr.,
Big, Bright and Beautiful Corner Villa, 3 BR, 2.5 Bath, garage & driveway – many upgrades throughout. Remaining Tax Abatement. $374,900
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2 BD,well kept,affordable starter hm 1 BD loft style,2 sty row,needs tlc 2 BD,h/w,newly renovated home 3 BD,porchfront,needs sone updating 3 BD,fin.bsmt,move-in condition 3 BD,fin.bsmt,c/a,move-in condition 3 BD,modern EIK,good starter hm 3 BD,h/w,nice move-in condition 3 BD,good affordable starter hm 3 BD,1.5Ba,c/a,well maintained 2 BD,1.5Ba,c/a,beautiful renovated hm 3 BD,h/w,updated,spacious,main street 2 BD,1.5Ba,c/a,updated,nice condition 2 BD,c/a,h/w,newly renovated home 3 BD,1.5Ba,large hm,needs updating 3 BD,1.5Ba,fin.bsmt,c/a,parking,updated 3 BD,1.5Ba,fin.bsmt,c/a,h/w,beautiful 2 BD,c/a,h/w,nice move-in condition 3 BD,2 Ba,fin.bsmt,c/a,garage,modern 3 BD,1.5Ba,wood fls,newly renovated 3 BD,fin.bsmt,c/a,h/w,newly renovated 3 BD,porchfront,modern,deck,yard
3 BD,h/w,needs updating,affordable 3 BD,1.5Ba,c/a,h/w,nicely renovated 4 BD,2 Ba,c/a,h/w,spacious,renovated 5 BD,2 Ba,wood fls,renovated hm C2 Garage,3680sf,on a 31x116 lot 3 BD,2.5Ba,c/a,deck,patio,New hm! 3 BD,2.5Ba,den,decks,c/a,garage,new hm
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5798790 *2513 S.Sheridan 5728265 *332 Daly 5742708 *418 Tree 5907125 *355 Roseberry 5877813 *325 Cantrell 5906666 *425 Durfor 5667495 *360 Wolf 5885662 *2510 S. 6th 5670088 *344 Roseberry 5764779 *146 Roseberry 5896509 *530 Tree 5858659 *407 Ritner 5895678 *352 Durfor 5877957 *225 Tree 5343149 *343 Wolf 5876699 *2445 S. Lee 5873004 *114 Durfor 5822637 *321 Wolf 5864319 *526 Johnston 5882783 *2416 S. Philip 5830388 *126 Jackson 5851387 *2339 S. Lee
5877671 *1611 S.Lawrence 5884199 *530 Wilder 5876027 *1817 S. 5th 5917528 *532 Tasker 5878740 *415-17 Moore 5851800 *1643 S. 5th 5773647 *404 Federal
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SUMMER RENTALS AC BOARDWALK AT THE RITZ. STUDIO FROM $800, 1BR $1,000. Furn. Avail. Includes utilities. Contact Dave or Alex at BOARDWALK REALTY 609345-2062. NO.WILDWOOD MOTEL-2 Rm. EFFICIENCYS. POOL,2BLKS. TO BOARDS. BARBECUE.CALL FOR AUGUST/SEPT. SPECIALS. 609-522-1260.
STUDIO/EFFICIENCY 1421 RITNER 3rd. Flr. Studio, H/W Flrs. excellent Loc. $600 1st.,last, sec.req. Joseph 215-868-8503 PASSYUNK AVE-ACROSS FOUNTAIN Studio with carpet & tile. A/C. $800+utilities. 609-214-0577
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BECOME A MEMBER OF THE OUR SALES TEAM! PW-Philadelphia Weekly is seeking energetic, self-motivated individuals to join our Advertising Department as an outside Account Executive. We offer a competitive base salary, commission, bonuses and an excellent benefits package. Candidate must be able to multi-task, have excellent verbal and communication skills and be proficient with Microsoft Word and Excel. Main job responsibilities are prospecting, cold calling and closing new business. 3 plus years sales experience in a related field required. Email your resume to AStoller@PhiladelphiaWeekly.com
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DELIVERY DRIVERS Needed for Full-time and Part-time. NIGHT SHIFT. 215-551-7111 DRIVERS NEEDED Our Drivers average over $200,000+ per year. Salary $30/hr + comm. Cash daily, Medical benefits. Will train. FT/PT. Call JOB INFO first at 215-5528133 or 212-465-3185. Then call MANAGERS: 201-443-5318 or 201-779-5469 or 973-652-1457
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AUTO FOR SALE 2007 CAMRY CF Very good cond. 61,000miles. $12,500/Or best offer. 856-689-3139. 2009 COLBOLT BLUE PASSAT Only 14,600miles. Excel cond. Turbo fuel injector. Under warranty. $21,000Firm. 609-254-0663. 93 FORD TAURUS Runs good. Inspected. $1,000 or Best offer. Call 267-252-8004. HIGHEST PRICES PAID FOR JUNK OR RUNNING CARS, TRUCKS, AND VANS. CALL 215-365-3636.
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