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By Bill Chenevert

Shakespeare in the Square

Columbus Square Park’s about to get really funny. REV Theatre Company, which splits its time between New York City and Philadelphia, is staging a two-night run of William Shakespeare’s “The Comedy of Errors,” and it’s all for free.

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Posted Jul. 30, 2015 | Comments: 0

Five great spy movies

With “Mission: Impossible — Rogue Nation” hitting theaters, we look back on other spy flicks that kept our pulses racing.

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Posted Jul. 31, 2015 | Comments: 0

Whetstone Tavern’s Passyunk Pork

When is Whetstone Tavern supposed to open?

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Posted Jul. 30, 2015 | Comments: 0

FOOD & DRINK > RESTAURANT REVIEWS

By Phyllis Stein-Novack

Fourth & Cross

Sunday brunch has become my favorite restaurant meal. Daylight affords us the chance to read the menu and actually see the food on the plate.

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Posted Jul. 30, 2015 | Comments: 1

NEWS > NEWS BRIEFS

By SPR Staff

Seeking Nominations

The sixth annual Difference Makers issue will be hitting doorsteps this fall. Just like the last five years, the South Philly Review is seeking nominations from its loyal readers.

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Posted Jul. 16, 2015 | Comments: 0

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    As part of the ongoing ACCTion Hero campaign, the Animal Care & Control Team of Philadelphia is hosting the third annual Duck Dash from noon to 2 p.m. Aug. 22 at the Vogt...

  • Do you plan on staying...

    “I’m going to stick around, but I’m not going into town where the crowd is. I don’t like crowds.”...

  • Multiple mishaps...
    By Joseph Myers

    Police arrested two South Philly men for their alleged roles in 12 burglaries, including 11 local heists....

  • Rescue mission...
    By Joseph Myers

    Humane-law workers rescued 15 cats from a Dickinson Square West home last week. Responding to a neighbor’s tip, officers executed a search warrant in the area...

  • It’s all gravy...

    Well, not quite! Taproom on 19th, 2400 S. 19th St., will hold its second annual Gravy and Meatball Contest Oct. 4....

  • Roe’s Roasted Broccoli...

    Broccoli. Just hearing of this vegetable makes children run and dive under their beds, but Roasted Broccoli happens to be a popular side dish for families across the country....

  • Around South Philly 7-30-2015...

    Sunday’s 10th annual East Passyunk Avenue Car Show & Street Festival filled the thoroughfare with more than 140 classic, custom and antique cars, trucks and motorcycles,...

  • Teachable moments...
    By Joseph Myers

    Two retired School District of Philadelphia administrators who served at a Point Breeze school surrendered their academic credentials as part of an investigation into cheating...

  • Horoscopes 7-30-2015...
    By Mystic Terry

    LEO (July 23 to Aug. 22): You are on edge, making it impossible to settle into any kind of routine. You cannot explain why you feel this way. It’s difficult to remain calm...

  • Neighborhood Gatherings...

    National Night Out, in conjunction with Philadelphia’s Public Safety Awareness Month, holds a kick-off rally 5 to 8 p.m. Aug. 3 at Marconi Plaza, S. Broad St. and Oregon...

  • Bringing back the memories...
    By Gloria C. Endres

    First of all, I want to join everyone in welcoming back Tom Cardella to the South Philly Review. We missed his folksy humor....

  • House of Gain...
    By Corey Carter

    TR7, a resident artist with the House of Ra’oof art of wardrobe movement, last week ventured to the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Skatepark, Broad Street and Pattison Avenue,...

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