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By Amanda L. Snyder

Kicking healthy beats at Audenried

A study conducted by County Health Rankings and Roadmaps, a Robert Wood Johnson Foundation program, deemed Philadelphia the least healthy county in the state this year, with 31 percent of adult Philadelphians considered obese and 29 percent tabbed physically inactive.

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Posted Oct. 23, 2014 | Comments: 0

Birdman

With “Birdman,” there is, of course, a bit of meta irony going on, considering that lead character Riggan Thomson, a former Hollywood star of superhero flicks now inching toward a comeback, is played by Michael Keaton, the former star of Batman flicks whose comeback is in full swing thanks to this movie.

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Posted Oct. 23, 2014 | Comments: 0

Pumpkin Bread from Homemade Goodies by Roz

Roz Bratt is one of those individuals who have always enjoyed baking, but had no intention of making it her career.

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Posted Oct. 23, 2014 | Comments: 3

OPINION > CARDELLA

By Tom Cardella

In October

I see where Mitt Romney may be gearing up for his third try at the White House.

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Posted Oct. 23, 2014 | Comments: 0

Around South Philly 10-23-2014

Chazz Palminteri served as Grand Marshal for Oct. 12’s Columbus Day Parade along South Broad Street. The celebration included a six-hour festival at Marconi Plaza, 2700 S. Broad St.

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Posted Oct. 23, 2014 | Comments: 0

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  • Chrissie’s Meatloaf...

    You look at the iPhone weather app — not that it’s guaranteed to be right — and notice there is a chance of rain in the forecast for two-straight nights....

  • Viet Huong...
    By Phyllis Stein-Novack

    On a cold winter’s day about a year ago, I began to do some research on the number of Vietnamese restaurants in Philadelphia....

  • Who shot me?...
    By Joseph Myers

    A Grays Ferry man suffered a gunshot wound to the head from an unknown figure Sunday....

  • The hoedown lowdown...

    Fleisher Art Memorial, 719 Catharine St., will hold Friday Night Bites from 6 to 9 p.m. tomorrow....

  • With many recent and upcoming...
    By Interviews: Chris Isaac/Photos: Corey Carter

    “The old ones are dying off, and the new ones will be good for us. They’re putting them in good locations, and it’s good for the community.”...

  • Remembering a contributor...
    By Chris Isaac

    On Oct. 16, Joan Iaconelli, a former South Philly Review columnist, died at the age of 61 in her home on 15th and Ritner streets....

  • Enforcement needed...
    By Sister Elaine Swan

    I understand the motor-pedestrian law to read that if a pedestrian is in a crosswalk when the traffic light changes, the driver of a car is to allow the pedestrian to finishing...

  • Hey Down There...
    By Corey Carter

    This scene from the 1000 block of South 12th Street offers the perfect marriage of celestial serenity and man-made majesty....

  • A colorful fall performance...
    By Debbie Russino

    My favorite time of year — other than Christmas, of course — is finally here!...

  • Horoscopes 10-23-2014...
    By Mystic Terry

    SCORPIO (Oct. 23 to Nov. 21): Today should be about fun, even if you have to work. Do what you need to do, but beyond that, enjoy yourself. Indulge in this sunny mood....

  • Neighborhood gatherings...

    South Broad Street Neighborhood Association holds the Great Pumpkin Carve No. 3 noon-3 p.m. Oct. 25 in front of Jefferson Methodist Hospital, 2301 S. Broad St. rettuzp@comcast.net....

  • Branching out 10-23-2014...

    Fumo Family Branch: Civics Course 2 to 5 p.m. Oct. 23 and 28; Sleepy-time Stories 10 a.m. Oct. 25; Storytime and Music for Toddlers 10 a.m. Oct. 28; Haunted House 4 p.m....

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