Juan Pierre, who played last season for the Chicago White Sox, will compete for a job in Spring Training. His minor-league signing will add depth, and speed, to the team’s bench.
Councilwoman Blondell Reynolds Brown is proposing a bill to extend bar hours to 3 a.m. The extra revenue from those liquor sales would help Philadelphia’s schools, she said. I’ll drink to that!
The Phillies are reportedly in serious discussions with Juan Pierre about signing him to a minor-league deal. Even at age 34, he’s got some speed. Would he be a good addition?
St. Cyril of Alexandria School (East Lansdowne), St. Francis de Sales (Aston) St. John Chrysostom (Nether Providence) among schools that are petitioning to remain open.
The Philadelphia Auto Show opens its nine-day run on Saturday, and the new technology between hybrid and electric vehicles will be prominently on display.
You’re a good fit if you: are hilariously funny; are completely, 100% in love with yourself; can write, and love to write; have a lot to say but no platform on which to say it; have a passion for something in Philadelphia – be it food, film, music, etc.
The Philadelphia Police Department’s YouTube channel has now accumulated more than a million hits, and 25 percent of the cases posted there get solved.
For the first time in ten years, Philadelphia will host an all-star sports event. And, if you know anything about the Sons of Ben, you’ll see why Philadelphia makes an unquestionable host city to the unnamed international opponent.
According to officials, the bill could produce an additional $5 million, in addition to the $42 million that liquor taxes generated in 2010. What are the negatives to the proposal, though?
Sweeten, a mother from Feasterville, swindled her boss and a relative of $1M, then faked a carjacking by calling 911 and reporting that two black men had kidnapped her and her 9-year-old daughter.