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NEWS > FEATURES

By Bill Chenevert

Mighty Writers goes bilingual

“I’m lucky.” Why? “Because I get to come here,” Ronoldo, a 9-year-old fourth grader living on the 700 block of Morris Street, said.

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Posted Mar. 26, 2015 | Comments: 0

Norris receiving Lantern's Luminary Award

Michael Norris originally envisioned journeying through life as a journalist, owing to his curiosity for chronicling powerful tales and commending those behind them.

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Posted Mar. 26, 2015 | Comments: 0

OPINION > CARDELLA

By Tom Cardella

Getting rid of the illegals

I’m thinking of entering the race to become the Republican nominee for president.

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Posted Mar. 26, 2015 | Comments: 10

FOOD & DRINK > RESTAURANT REVIEWS

By Phyllis Stein-Novack

Hawthornes

More than a year ago, a devastating fire forced Hawthornes, one of South Philly’s most beloved Sunday brunch spots, to close. It re-opened about two months ago, and I quickly placed it on my list.

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Posted Mar. 26, 2015 | Comments: 1

NEWS > NEWS BRIEFS

By SPR Staff

Keystone commendations

The 2015 Professional Keystone Press Awards honored the South Philly Review with five awards March 19.

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Posted Mar. 26, 2015 | Comments: 0

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    By R. Kurt Osenlund

    “Serena” is a real head-scratcher of a failure, especially when one considers that buzz for the film has been building ever since the first on-set photos were leaked....

  • What’s your response to...
    By Anthony Maiorano/Corey Carter

    “It’s big of her to forgive him. If it was me, I wouldn’t have, but that’s good for her to be the bigger person.”...

  • Diane’s Crustless Ricotta...

    With Palm and Easter Sundays only days away, reverent residents will frequently reflect on the themes of renewal and resurrection....

  • No saving grace...
    By Joseph Myers

    A pastor of a South Philadelphia church will serve 20 months for lying to the FBI over his tenure as a Traffic Court judge....

  • Gregarious grapes...
    By SPR Staff

    American Sardine Bar, 1800 Federal St., will cap Philly Wine Week, in which five other South Philly-based sites are participating, at 3 p.m. Sunday with an outdoor party....

  • Pocketing property...
    By Joseph Myers

    Police are looking for a man who opportunistically took a woman’s wallet in West Passyunk....

  • Branching out 3-26-2015...
    By SPR Staff

    Queen Memorial: Healthy Cooking for Teens 3:30 p.m. March 31. 1201 S. 23rd St. 215-685-1899....

  • This calls for a parade...
    By Joe Cirellla

    The Ss. Neumann-Goretti boys’ and girls’ basketball teams have won [Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association] state championships....

  • 2015 Readers’ Choice Awards...
    By SPR Staff

    For those who missed it, here are the 2015 Readers’ Choice Award winners....

  • Art, the universal language...
    By Gloria C. Endres

    I read with great interest Bill Chenevert’s report on the tapestry art project recently completed at the Southwark School (“Silkscreening selfies,” March 19) collaboration...

  • Fishing for Compliments...
    By Corey Carter

    These individuals recently took to FDR Park, Broad Street and Pattison Avenue, to experience aquatic indulgence....

  • Horoscopes 3-26-2015...
    By Mystic Terry

    ARIES (March 21 to April 20): Anticipate benefiting from a loved one’s good fortune. Splash out on a few luxuries. Treat yourself to a shopping spree, and you will have...

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