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  • Brilliant Book Bins

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Let's Eat: Life, Libertine and the pursuit of happiness

Cafe at 459 W. Butler Ave. features a huge variety of egg rolls, starting at breakfast, plus espresso.

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133 S. 18th St., 3-6 p.m. weekdays.

...has gone the pun route to name its simple but elegant BYOB Ngon Ngon at 615 S. Third St. in Queen Village. Pun? Ngon means “tasty.” Menu hits the basics (pho, salads, vermicelli bowls...

...an “upcake.” Dixie Picnic started in Malvern (215 Lancaster) and last year branched out to 1306 Chestnut St.

Jake’s Sandwich Board’s last day at 122 S. 12th St. is Wednesday, June 20 as the changeover to Hatch & Coop – a chicken-and-egg specialist – is pegged to launch Monday, June 25.

Underground pub at 727 Walnut St. is closed, pending a rebranding as a restaurant called Sedition.

...s John’s Roast Pork, 14 E. Snyder Ave.), hoagies (Pastificio Deli is my pick, 1528 Packer Ave.), and classic Italian red gravy cuisine...

Try Mr. Joe’s Café (1514 S. Eighth St.) for that throwback Italian luncheonette feeling, with the sweet bonus of a cannoli from Termini’s Bakery across the street.

...while there are lots of upscale restaurants there, the fantastic British meat pies at Stargazy (1838 E. Passyunk Ave.) are one of the city’s best values. I also love the authentic Malaysian flavors...

...love the authentic Malaysian flavors of skewered meats grilled over coconut charcoal at Saté Kampar (1837 E. Passyunk Ave.) Bop across to the west side of Broad Street for another taste of Southeast Asian...

...side of Broad Street for another taste of Southeast Asian flavors at Indonesian standby Hardena (1754 S. Hicks St....

...you’ll also want to know. The Fishtown branch of Asian fusion-minded Cheu Noodles (1416 Frankford Ave.) is one of the most creative quality meals you can get for $15 or less...

Just up the street, check out beautiful Suraya (1528 Frankford Ave.), the Lebanese café and restaurant I’m reviewing this weekend. The lunch menu, in particular...

Center City has good values, too. Kanella Grill (1001 Spruce St.) consistently serves one of the best flavor-to-dollar quotients around, with Cypriot cooking that...

Dizengoff (1625 Sansom St.) will open your world to the possibility that hummus can be an exciting meal for $11 or less. As the sibling of Zahav, it’s also an affordable way to taste one of our top chefs in Michael Solomonov.

...of getting to know Philly, though, my pick from her list is the Oyster House (1516 Sansom St.), where the buck-a-shuck oyster happy hours will introduce you to the last of...

    Let's Eat: Life, Libertine and the pursuit of happiness
    The chef who helped create the Manayunk dining scene a quarter-century ago is back in business, and he's moved to Center City. Also this week: word of tasty Vietnamese cooking in Queen Village, a solid Mexican cantina in Montco, and an easy-on-the-wallet lunch spot with locations in Center City and Malvern.
    http://www.philly.com

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A gnawed bag of raw poultry, meat particles on the ceiling close Philly eateries

700 E. Hunting Park Ave.

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446 S 52nd St.

5609 Walnut St.

6101 Ridge Ave.

2101 N 59th St.

2313 E. Venango St.

1500 N. Peach St.

4000 Monument Rd

5 E. Highland Ave.

3535 Market St.

5243 Rising Sun Ave.

2 N. 42nd St.

1633 Orthodox St.

3400 Lancaster Ave.

12 N 60th St. 19139

33 S 40th St.

2101 Gould St.

7155 Germantown Ave.

17 N 3rd. St.

407 E Penn St.

132 S 20th St.

5946 Germantown Ave.

2842 Saint Vincent

3300 Henry Ave. Frnt #5

4352 Wayne Ave.

6108 Germantown Ave.

    A gnawed bag of raw poultry, meat particles on the ceiling close Philly eateries
    A gnawed bag of raw poultry with mouse feces on the package in a walk-in cooler is just gross. Knowing there could be meat particles on the ceiling will have me looking up from now on. And, the person in charge at another restaurant placed his hand inside a rice container after handling a container with mice droppings....ick.
    http://www.philly.com

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Box 3524 9th & Butler streets AOI: 903 W Butler street 2 story 15x45 heavy smoke. 2 and 2 in service. Second Alarmers Responding.

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2 Dead, 3 Hurt During Violent Night in Philly

The shooting was one of two that occurred in Philly Friday night. Only 15 minutes before the shooting that took Walker's life, a gunman opened fire on the 3800 block of N. Percy Street.

Police say two male suspects wearing ski masks and dark clothing fled south on Percy Street toward Butler Street after the shooting.

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Walker had just finished a game of basketball at the park around 10:30 p.m. Friday night. He was on the 1200 block of Fitzwater Street in the Bella Vista section of Philadelphia, only a block away from his home, when a gunman opened fire.

    2 Dead, 3 Hurt During Violent Night in Philly
    Allissa Jackson painfully recounted the last call she made to her son, 16-year-old Symir Walker. "The last call I made to my son was to tell him to come home because I had heard two pops," Jackson said. "But it didn't sound like gunfire but I just wanted him on the block, in my company where I could see him.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

5 days ago

Police: 2 Men Injured In Shooting In North Philadelphia

It happened shortly after 10 p.m. Friday night on the 3800 block of North Percy Street in Hunting Park.

    Police: 2 Men Injured In Shooting In North Philadelphia
    So far, there is no word on a possible motive.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

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Mayor Kenney schedule June 16, 2018

Where: Concilio Ballroom, 141 East Hunting Park Ave, Philadelphia, PA.

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Where: 6306 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, PA.

Where: 949 Belmont Avenue, Philadelphia, PA.

    Mayor Kenney's Public Schedule for the Weekend
    Saturday, June 16 11:30AM Mayor Kenney to Attend Latina Lifestyle Fair The Mayor will attend this event dedicated to creating health awareness and empowering Latinas in Philadelphia. Where: Concilio Ballroom, 141 East Hunting Park Ave, Philadelphia, PA.12:30PM Mayor Kenney to Speak at Philadelphia Juneteenth Festival The Mayor will deliver remarks at this annual event in celebration of the end of slavery.
    https://mailchi.mp

5 days ago

1 dead, 2 hospitalized after shooting in Hunting Park section in Philadelphia

It happened late Friday night in the 3800 block of North Percy Street.

    1 dead, 2 hospitalized after shooting in Hunting Park
    Today's Top Stories WATCH NOW TOP VIDEOS One man is dead and two others hospitalized after a shooting in the Hunting Park section of Philadelphia. It happened late Friday night in the 3800 block of North Percy Street. Police say a 23-year-old man was shot in the chest.
    http://6abc.com

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Shop-Vac Blamed for Deadly Bensalem Gas Station Explosion

Joe Vigilante, who co-owned the Liberty Gas station along 1200 block of Bristol Pike, was killed in the blast that was so strong it registered on a seismic detector nearly 20 miles away at Temple University in North Philadelphia.

    Shop-Vac Blamed for Deadly Bensalem Gas Station Explosion
    A Shop-Vac being used to suck up water next to an underground gas tank at a Bensalem gas station caused a catastrophic explosion that killed one man and critically injured another.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

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Crews recover body of man trapped after Bensalem gas station explosion

The owner, identified as Joseph Vigilante, was trapped since the underground gas tank exploded at Liberty Gas on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike around 4:50 p.m. Tuesday. Employee Frank Tomasiello was rescued and airlifted to a local hospital.

    Crews recover man trapped after Bensalem gas station explosion
    Crews located the man trapped in an underground tank following an explosion at a gas station in Bensalem Wednesday afternoon; hours later his body was recovered Multiple rescue agencies returned to the site of the explosion in Bensalem, Bucks County Wednesday morning to continue the search for a trapped gas station owner as one of his injured employees recovered in the hospital.
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Trapped Co-Owner's Body Located After Gas Station Explosion

An explosion occurred in the area of an 8,000-gallon underground propane tank about 5 p.m. Tuesday, rocking the Liberty Gas station along the 1200 block of Bristol Pike, fire officials said.

    Trapped Co-Owner's Body Located After Gas Station Explosion
    Nearly 24 hours after an explosion at a gas station rocked a Bucks County community, the body of the co-owner killed in the blast has been located.
    https://www.nbcphiladelphia.com

Jun 13

Mayor Kenney schedule June 13, 2018

Where: 123 E. Luzerne St, Philadelphia, PA.

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Where: 41st & Parkside Ave, Philadelphia, PA.

Where: Philadelphia Bar Association, 11th Flr. Conference Center, 1101 Market St, Philadelphia, PA.

Where: Vie, 600 N. Broad St, Philadelphia, PA.

    Mayor Kenney's Public Schedule for Wednesday
    4:00PM Mayor Kenney to Speak at Take Action Philly Convening The Mayor will deliver remarks to discuss the dangers of proposed policy changes to the "public charge" test. If adopted, this change will force immigrant families to make impossible choices between meeting basic needs and keeping their families together in this country.
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Jun 13

Rescue efforts end for man trapped underground in Bensalem gas station blast

Firefighters were called at 5 p.m. to Liberty Gas Station at 1214 Bristol Pike to perform a technical rescue.

Major rescue operation underway as fire officials race to free a person entrapped underground after some sort of reported explosion near the Liberty Gas station on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike in Bensalem @6abc pic.twitter.com/rgUzPTEnSu

    Rescue efforts end for man trapped underground in Bensalem gas station blast
    A man trapped underground after an explosion at Bensalem gas station late Tuesday afternoon is believed to be dead, an official said Wednesday morning. The official told reporters at the scene that rescue efforts had halted in the face of high gas levels where the man was trapped and that operations had shifted to recovery mode, meaning authorities believe the trapped man has died.
    http://www.philly.com

Jun 13

Recovery Effort Underway After Gas Station Explosion Traps Man Underground In Bensalem

Crews were called out to a report of an explosion on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike around 5 p.m. When they arrived, they found the explosion happened underground at Liberty gas station.

    Recovery Effort Underway After Gas Station Explosion Traps Man Underground In Bensalem
    BENSALEM, Pa. (CBS) - Recovery efforts are underway after an underground gas station explosion left one person trapped and another person critically injured in Bensalem on Tuesday night. Crews were called out to a report of an explosion on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike around 5 p.m.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

Jun 13

Recovery effort for man trapped after Bensalem gas station explosion

Late Tuesday night, rescue crews were working to pump the gas out of the tank. Officials had to cut power to the neighborhood surrounding the Liberty Gas Station on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike after the explosion occurred around 5 p.m. Tuesday.

    Recovery effort for man trapped after Bensalem gas station explosion
    Officials say the search for a missing man believed to be trapped in an underground tank after an explosion at a gas station in Bensalem, Bucks County is now a recovery effort. Speaking to reporters early Wednesday morning, Battalion Chief Rob Sponheimer of Bensalem Fire Rescue was asked if there is a chance the man was still alive.
    http://6abc.com

Jun 13

Search for man trapped in tank under Bensalem gas station

Officials had to cut power to the neighborhood surrounding the Liberty Gas Station on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike after the explosion occurred Tuesday afternoon.

    Search for man trapped in tank under Bensalem gas station
    The search continues for a missing man believed to be trapped in an underground tank after an explosion rocked a gas station in Bensalem, Bucks County. Late Tuesday night, rescue crews were working to pump the gas out of the tank.
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2 injured in explosion at Bensalem gas station

Officials have cut the power to the neighborhood surrounding the Liberty Gas Station on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike after an explosion occurred there earlier in the afternoon.

    2 injured in explosion at Bensalem gas station
    A large rescue operation is underway in Bensalem, Bucks County Tuesday night. Officials have cut the power to the neighborhood surrounding the Liberty Gas Station on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike after an explosion occurred there earlier in the afternoon. According to reports, a man is trapped in a gas tank under the station.
    http://6abc.com

Jun 12

1 Trapped, Another Critically Injured Following Underground Explosion At Bensalem Gas Station

Crews were called out to a report of an explosion on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike around 5 p.m. When they arrived, they found the explosion happened underground at a gas station.

    1 Trapped, Another Critically Injured Following Underground Explosion At Bensalem Gas Station
    BENSALEM, Pa. (CBS) - Crews are working to save a person trapped under the rubble following an underground explosion at a gas station in Bensalem. One other person was critically injured in the blast. Crews were called out to a report of an explosion on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike around 5 p.m.
    http://philadelphia.cbslocal.com

Jun 12

Rescue effort at scene of possible explosion at Bensalem gas station

Chopper 6 is over the scene on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike.

    Rescue effort at scene of possible explosion in Bensalem
    Live Broadcast WATCH NOW LIVE VIDEO Rescue underway after possible explosion in Bensalem, Pa. WATCH LIVE LIVE VIDEO Rescue underway after possible explosion in Bensalem, Pa. A large rescue operation is underway in Bensalem, Bucks County Tuesday afternoon. Chopper 6 is over the scene on the 1200 block of Bristol Pike.
    http://6abc.com

Jun 12

At Least 2 Hurt in Explosion at Bensalem Gas Station

It happened at the Liberty Gas station along the 1200 block of Bristol Pike around 5 p.m. Tuesday, fire officials said.

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