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Getaway Guide: Favorite Pubs, Both Near And Far

Here’s a random look at “pubs” — Irish and others — that have become my favorites near and far, more for the food and drink than for the St. Patrick’s Day party.

03/11/2015

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A Guide To Spontaneous Weekend Getaways Near Philadelphia

Last minute decisions when the forecasts are more certain can come with some unexpected benefits, like lower prices on unbooked rooms. Here’s a sampling of my winter rambling.

02/26/2015

Stigall Show Log 12.30.14 (Jeff Bolton)

5:30am- Jeff Bolton is filling in for Chris. He starts the show off by discussing the latest developments in the disappearance of AirAsia flight 8501. According to reports, rescue officials believe that the plane crashed […]

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–12/30/2014

Stigall Show Log 12.24.14 (Jeff Bolton)

5:30am- Jeff Bolton is sitting in for Chris and opens the show by talking about a homeowner in Ohio who was forced to remove a zombie nativity scene that he had arranged in his front […]

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–12/24/2014

Stigall Show Log 12.23.14 (Jeff Bolton)

5:30am- We start off the show talking about the two New York City police officers that were killed over the weekend. Jeff believes that if we continue on the path we are on men and […]

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–12/23/2014

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Smaller High Schools Improve Student Performance

In the past 15 years, many large high schools have been broken up into smaller units – and the students’ performance has improved.

11/03/2014

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Getaway Guide: A Big Apple Museum Crawl

Here’s a tour of a few of New York City’s many museums.

10/02/2014

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Female Cab Driver Company Is Illegal

By Amy E. Feldman PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – A new taxi service in New York City – SheRides – is slated to launch this month, with the purpose of providing service to female riders who will […]

10/01/2014

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Cadillac Moves To New York For International Exposure

Cadillac is moving its headquarters – not its production – from Detroit to New York City, hoping to get more attention worldwide.

09/27/2014

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New Yorkers, Stop Whining: You Could Be Saving More Money Per Year Than Philadelphians

A new study claims residents of the Big Apple – one of the most expensive cities in the world – should find it easier to save than Philadelphians.

05/14/2014

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Getaway Guide: NYC’s High Line Park

Let’s look at New York’s High Line Park – a successful experiment in turning an eyesore into a recreational asset. It’s worth a weekend getaway.

04/16/2014

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Revamped Tavern On The Green — Now Owned By Philly Restaurateurs — Reopens April 24

New owners Philadelphia restaurateurs Jim Caiola and David Salama had planned to open last November. But construction and other problems delayed the opening.

04/02/2014

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Getaway Guide: Big Apple Neighborhood Acronyms

New York City has gone acronym berserk and hot neighborhoods have suddenly expanded as everyone on the periphery wants a piece of the action.

03/26/2014

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Deadly Explosion, Fire Levels Two Buildings In Harlem

A building in New York City’s Harlem reportedly exploded and partially collapsed on Wednesday morning.

03/12/2014

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Getaway Guide: A Bird’s Eye View Of Manhattan

The Roosevelt Island Tramway soars over the Queensboro Bridge from mid-town Manhattan, and it comes with a price tag that’s almost a “giveaway” in a city that’s not known to give away much!

02/28/2014

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