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Just his type

Secretary Rated R Opening tomorrow at Ritz theaters Three reels out of four Secretary is at once a disturbingly honest manifesto on the role sex plays in our society and a wicked...

Divining a course

For the first time in 68 years, the Archdiocese of Philadelphia is seeking advice to shape the future of the Church, and some from South Philly will be among the delegates bending Cardinal...

Tax and sympathy

The outcry from homeowners over property-tax increases reached a new pitch yesterday as City Council began public hearings. Disgruntled residents were among those to testify in favor of a bevy of bills...

Brave heart

"I want a new heart." That was 3-year-old Jason Carpenter's first request when two representatives from the Make-A-Wish Foundation paid him a visit. Monique Carpenter said her own heart broke into a...

Advantage: Tiburon

"Each new Hyundai vehicle must enhance Hyundai's brand image," says the company's president, Finbarr O'Neill. Of course, any president would say the same thing: brand image is king. But in Hyundai's case, the...

School insecurity

Feuding factions of teens blamed for two violent incidents in and around Audenried High School last week are putting the school district's new zero-tolerance policy on violence to the test. Ten students...

Warm up to fall

Ah, autumn. The sweet white corn and red ripe tomatoes of summer will soon be a memory. Two weeks ago, Lancaster County apples appeared at the Reading Terminal Market. Pumpkins, butternut and acorn...

These Sisters’ can act

The Banger Sisters Rated R Opening tomorrow in area theaters Two-and-a-half reels out of four Watching Goldie Hawn and Susan Sarandon go at it in The Banger Sisters is a little like seeing...

Manayunk Brewery & Restaurant

Manayunk Brewery & Restaurant 4120 Main St. (at Shurs Lane) 215-482-8220 Credit cards accepted Wheelchair-accessible Open for lunch and dinner Monday-Saturday Sunday jazz brunch buffet Philadelphia has been a strong brewery town since...

Up against a wall

A bearded man wearing a multi-colored poncho and a yellow derby drizzled with red paint stands out in a crowd, even on South Street. So it was not surprising when a man standing...
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