SEVYN STREETER SAYS THAT PHILADELPHIA 76ers DROPPED HER FROM SINGING THE NATIONAL ANTHEM BECAUSE OF HER SHIRT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia 76ers national anthem singer Sevyn Streeter said she was told by the team she could not perform because of her “We Matter” jersey. She was scheduled to sing before the Sixers’ season opener against the Oklahoma City Thunder, but said in an interview with The Associated Press late Wednesday she was […]

RESCUE OF KIDNAPPED PHILADELPHIA GIRL HELPED BY GPS TECHNOLOGY

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A woman snatched off the streets was rescued with the help of a GPS tracking device that had been installed on the suspect’s car by the dealer in case it needed to be repossessed, authorities said Thursday. It was just the latest arrest made possible by the surveillance technology that is seemingly […]

WEEKEND GETAWAY SPOTS: PHILLY

Who says you have to spend hundreds or thousands of dollars to have a fabulous travel getaway? Just a short drive from most locations on the East Coast, Philadelphia is one of my new favorite cities to visit. With an array of restaurants, cultural attractions, and hotels, why not escape to the City of Brotherly […]

Kevin Hart Donates $250,000 To Struggling Philadelphia School System

Kevin Hart may be a comedian, but the struggling school district in his hometown, Philadelphia, is no laughing matter to him. On Wednesday Hart took to Instagram for a “Public Service Announcement,”:

MEEK MILL ENDS BEEF WITH KENDRICK LAMAR

The beef between Meek Mill and Kendrick Lamar is no more, the MMG rapper declared during Philadelphia’s Powerhouse concert where both performed over the weekend. Speaking to Philly’s Power 99 before the show, Meek downplayed dissing Lamar after the Compton MC hit first with his “Control” verse, followed by a direct jab during a New […]

Juelz Santana is playing Club Onyx, a Philly strip club this week

Juelz Santana, a rapper best known for his affiliation with hip hop group The Diplomats, and collaboration hits “Hey Ma” and “Oh Boy”, will be performing live at Club Onyx strip club on Wednesday, July 3rd as a part of the Sex and Hip Hop showcase. While Juelz will be taking care of the “hip […]

FRENCH MONTANA TOUR BUS SHOT UP LIVING ONE DEAD

A gunman opened fire at French Montana’s tour bus outside a Philadelphia Holiday Inn early Friday morning (March 1), leaving one dead and another injured. According to NBC Philadelphia, the rapper’s entourage was getting off their bus at the time of the shooting, which was surrounded by friends and fans, following a performance at the […]