For being such a notorious group, Philly sports fans sure are misunderstood. We boo not because we’re angry, but because we care. And, well, how else are you supposed to articulate disapproval when sitting in a crowd of a couple thousand? Yes, maybe these boos are often misdirected, and sure,… [This is a summary. To read the full article on PhiladelphiaWeekly.com, click the headline above.]
There are about four people within American punk rock who can basically do no wrong, one of whom is Rancid frontman Tim Armstrong, who, after founding and destroying Operation Ivy in the ‘80s, created the seminal crew with former Op Ivy bassist Matt Freeman. You remember them from when they… [This is a summary. To read the full article on PhiladelphiaWeekly.com, click the headline above.]
L&I commissioner Carlton Williams acknowledged that the safety standards for the city’s own demolitions — demolitions of city-owned properties — are stricter than what is demanded for private property.
Police say a pregnant woman is in serious condition following a triple shooting in North Philadelphia on Wednesday.
Mum is mostly the word from Mayor Nutter’s press office over word that Philadelphia Gas Works had a court place a lien on Nutter’s home in May because he hadn’t paid his gas bill.
Tiger Woods will miss his sponsored event next week with an elbow injury.Photo Credit: Getty Images
The story so far: Tyrek Taylor was detectives’ best hope for solving the murder of Beau Zabel, the aspiring teacher from Minnesota killed in a robbery for his iPod. Now Taylor was dead, shot in cold blood just like Zabel.
Yahoo says that U.S. law enforcement agencies filed “between 12,000 and 13,000″ requests for data from Jan. 1, 2013 to May 31 of this year, according to Reuters.