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  • Thursday | via 

    John D'Alessandro; had owned insurance agency in S. ...

    John J. D'Alessandro Sr., 71, of Washington Township, former owner of a Vineland, N.J., insurance agency, died Tuesday, Feb. 2, at Kennedy University Hospital in the township following a seizure. Born in West Philadelphia, Mr. D'Alessandro graduated from St. Thomas More High School there in 1963 and took night classes in business management at St. Joseph's University.


  • Thursday Feb 4 | via Erie Times News 

    Philadelphia Daily News Paul Domowitch column

    "We honestly didn't care what anybody had to say ,'' the Cardinal O'Hara product said Wednesday before he and his teammates started preparations in earnest for their Super Bowl 50 battle with the Denver Broncos on Sunday night. "We haven't paid attention to any of that.


  • Sunday Jan 31 | via Erie Times News 

    The Philadelphia Inquirer Bob Brookover column

    There is no good time to be told that your next season is over before it has begun. That, however, was a reality for Biddle even before Proefrock informed him that the Phillies had designated the 24-year-old lefthander for assignment.


  • Friday Jan 22 | via 

    'Nova out to contain Dunn

    The basketball world marvels at Providence guard Kris Dunn for all the things he can do at the offensive end of the court, but Jay Wright says Dunn has just as much of an impact on a game at the defensive end. One thing's for sure: Villanova will know where Dunn is at all times when the 16th-ranked Friars make their first visit to South Philadelphia in almost six years on Sunday, taking on the No.


  • Thursday Jan 21 | via 

    Neumann-Goretti, Carroll in a 1-2 showdown

    A No. 1 vs. No. 2 boys' basketball matchup is on tap in South Philly for the second time in less than three weeks.


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