Rattled by his father’s death and haunted by a family history of heart disease, Geno Vento decided to address his lifelong battle with obesity.
Defendant Dennis Veteri sat quietly as his accusers, Neil Auricchio and Mike Janocko, recounted their versions of the melee that erupted outside Geno’s Steaks in South Philadelphia last January.
A judge has raised the bail of a New Jersey man who is facing charges for his alleged role in a videotaped beating of a New York Rangers fan outside Geno’s Steaks following the NHL’s Winter Classic on January 2nd.
An argument between rival hockey fans quickly turns physical after the Winter Classic hockey game.
The ceremony to honor the founder of Geno’s Steaks had the same flavor as plaque dedications to fallen police officers and firefighters.
Chris covers the ‘Mega Earthquake’ that struck Philly yesterday, looks back at the life of Joey Vento with Dom Giordano and CBS 3′s Dray Clark, and talks Phillies with Seth Everett.
Employees at Geno’s Steaks learned of their boss’s passing when they came in to work the evening shift.
The long-time owner of Geno’s Steaks in South Philadelphia has passed away.
The city says it rejected Vento’s offer because he demanded his name on plaques on the trailers, but Vento says it was out of of spite.
Eating a Philly cheesesteak in Philadelphia is a time-honored tradition. While Pat’s and Geno’s have the most notorious cheesesteak rivalry in the city, it’s up to you to decide which spot is your favorite.
The “fighting” Phillies successfully dug themselves out of a score of 4-0, taking advantage of major errors made by the Reds late in the game.