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Second Philly Casino remains in limbo as developer grows frustrated

Developer Bart Blatstein proposed a casino at the former site of the Daily News and Inquirer building at Broad and Callowhill streets. (Kimberly Paynter/for NewsWorks)

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Blatstein is one of four remaining bidders hoping to secure a casino license in the city.  Two proposals are in South Philly near the stadiums and another would be built at 8th and Market streets.

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Graffiti in ship leads to Vietnam-era tales

The TenderLions was the name of a 1960s street gang that ruled 12th and Poplar, now part of trendy Northern Liberties.

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"Little Ty from 1-2 Poplar St. TenderLions, North Philly, slept here on his way to the war," he wrote, noting the date as Aug. 12, 1967. "Will be back Aug. 1968. See you at the Blue Sal!"

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Philly 360° Music Guide: 20 Must-Hit Concerts In Philadelphia This Fall

Thursday, November 6, 8 p.m. | Electric Factory, 421 N 7th Street | $61 | Buy tickets here.

Tuesday, November 18, 8 p.m. | Underground Arts, 1200 Callowhill Street | $20 | Buy tickets here.

Friday, November 28, 7 p.m. | The Liacouras Center, 1776 N Broad Street | $50-100 | Buy tickets here.

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Tuesday, October 21, 8 p.m. | TLA, 334 South Street | $27 | Buy tickets here. 

Thursday, October 23, 7 p.m. | Relish, 7152 Ogontz Avenue | $10 | Buy tickets here.

Thursday, October 23, 8 p.m. | The Trocadero, 1003 Arch Street | $15 | Buy tickets here.

Friday, October 31, 6 p.m. | Wells Fargo Center, 3601 S Broad Street | $20-150 | Buy tickets here.

Saturday, November 8, 8 p.m. | World Cafe Live, 3025 Walnut Street | $24-35 | Buy tickets here.

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This SRC Meeting Started to Get Out of Hand

...bet it’ll have nothing on the meeting that’ll take place this afternoon at 440 N. Broad Street. Thousands are expected to convene in front of the school district’s headquarters and protest...

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Arts & Entertainment: Five Places Your Band Can Play in Philly

1200 Callowhill St.

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1100 Chestnut St.

705 N. Second St.

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Philly Students Walked and Biked to School

Spring Garden School, 1146 Melon Street

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Bache Martin School, 2201 Brown Street

John Barry School, 5900 Race Street

GW Childs School, 1599 Wharton Street

William Cramp Elementary School, 3449 N Mascher Street

D. Newlin Fell School, 900 W Oregon Avenue

A. D. Harrington School, 5300 Baltimore Ave

Andrew Jackson School, 1213 S 12th Street

Henry Lea Elementary School, 4700 Locust Street

William H Loesche Elementary School, 595 Tomlinson Avenue

John Marshall School, 4500 Griscom Street

Samuel Powel School, 301 N 36th Street

John H. Taggart School, 400 W Porter Street

Universal Creighton Charter School, 5401 Tabor Road

Francis E. Willard School, 1930 Elkhart Street

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Two girls sought in alleged attack on Temple University student

The female student was walking along the 1500 block of North 13th Street, just south of the school’s main campus, around 2:45 p.m., when two juvenile girls approached her from behind, Temple spokesman Brandon Lausch said.

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Parents' groups protest SRC at district offices

The PFT has planned a large rally for 4:30 p.m. Thursday at district headquarters, 440 N. Broad St., to coincide with the SRC's regularly scheduled meeting. The union has asked all its members and parents and community leaders to turn out.

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Update: Right-Wing Think Tank Behind Pay-to-Protest Scheme, Anti-PFT Campaign

Tomorrow’s legitimate protest is scheduled for 4 pm at 440 North Broad Street. According to the Facebook event page, as many as 800 demonstrators may attend.

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Weekly Entertainment Guide - Philadelphia Film Festival, 'Detroit,' & 'Press Play'

...Orleans jazz to the region with performances on Thursday, October 16, 8pm, at Underground Arts, 1200 Callowhill Street, Philadelphia with West Philadelphia Orchestra. On Friday, October 17 they'll make their Zoellner Arts...

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...Kingdom, as well as films shot locally, screened at The Franklin Institute's Franklin Theater, 222 North 20th Street, Philadelphia. After the late night screenings, join the cast, crew and filmmakers at parties beginning...

...tours of the Academy's Malacology Collection of about 10 million shells, and much more, 1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway, Philadelphia. Included with museum admission...

...discoveries, games, encounters with mummies and ancient skeletons, tours, a simulated archaeological dig, and more, 3260 South Street, Philadelphia. Co-sponsored by the Philadelphia Chapter of the Archaeological Institute...

...in the United States, spanning over 45 acres along the Schuylkill River in Fairmount Park, 54th Street and Lindbergh Boulevard, Philadelphia. Founded by father and son botanists John and William Bartram, the site includes the...

...Campbell Meaghan O'Hare, and Harry Smith, with original music by Tony Award-winner Stew, 265 South Broad Street, Philadelphia. Related programs and events include post-show chats, Young Friends Night, Coffee Chat and...

...collaborators Shahzad Ismaily (on bass) and Chris Vatalaro (on drums), Friday, October 17, 8pm, FringeArts, 140 N. Columbus Boulevard at Race Street, Philadelphia. A co-presentation with Ars Nova Workshop...

...12pm-4pm, with activities and crafts and more. Kids are encouraged to come in costume, 1700 West Montgomery Avenue, Philadelphia. Free. Geared toward children ages 6-12 with all ages welcomed...

...pictured) takes to the stage October 18 through November 1 at Christ Church Neighborhood House, 20 N. American Street, Old City, Philadelphia.  Join in a live murder mystery! Examine the rooms, discover the clues...

...Oct. 19, 2:30pm, Saturday, Oct. 25, 5:30pm, and Sunday, Oct. 26, 2:30pm, 200 W. Tulpehocken St., Philadelphia. Reservations required...

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Brick & Mortar Names An Executive Chef

Brick & Mortar–the new neighborhood joint being opened at 12th and Pearl by ex Franklin Mortgage partner Michael Welsh–has gone and gotten itself an executive chef.

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Parents' groups protest SRC outside Phila. School District headquarters

The PFT has planned a large rally for 4:30 p.m. Thursday at district headquarters, 440 N. Broad St., to coincide with the SRC's regularly scheduled meeting. The union has asked all its members, and parents and community leaders to turn out.

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Brick & Mortar Names An Executive Chef

Brick & Mortar–the new neighborhood joint being opened at 12th and Pearl by ex Franklin Mortgage partner Michael Welsh–has gone and gotten itself an executive chef.

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Thanksgiving Food Drive Out of Gas - Send Food - Donations Needed to Feed Homeless

Donations can be dropped off at the Mission at 302 N. 13th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107 ###

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John Hodgman on nerds, Obama, the end of the world and "Doctor Who"

Fri., Oct. 17. 7pm. $25. Underground Arts, 1200 Callowhill St. ticketweb.com

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