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By Bill Chenevert

Isaiah Zagar’s warehouse comes alive

Ben Miller and his wife Christina Martinez have been running Barbacoa South Philly at the corner of Eighth and Watkins streets on weekend mornings since 2012.

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Posted Mar. 5, 2015 | Comments: 0

NEWS > FEATURES

By Anthony Maiorana

A source of solace

On the morning of March 3, students gathered in the library of St. Gabriel School, 2917 Dickinson St., and listened to Chief Inspector Joe Sullivan of the Philadelphia Police Department read Dr. Seuss' "Green Eggs and Ham,' a childhood favorite of the guest.

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Posted Mar. 5, 2015 | Comments: 0

Gran Caffé L’Aquila’s Carbonara

April 6, 2009 will forever be a devastating day in the history of the original Gran Café L'Aquila, as an earthquake destroyed the capital city of Italy's Abruzzo region.

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Posted Mar. 5, 2015 | Comments: 0

FOOD & DRINK > RESTAURANT REVIEWS

By Phyllis Stein-Novack

Girard Brasserie & Bruncherie

A nasty bout of the flu kept me housebound for more than a week.

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Posted Mar. 5, 2015 | Comments: 0

OPINION > CARDELLA

By Tom Cardella

Where’s the love?

I would like to thank the former mayor of New York, Rudy Giuliani.

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Posted Mar. 5, 2015 | Comments: 0

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