on Monday, November 25, 2013 at 12:30 PM
Jose James' reputation precedes him. I haven't come across a review that didn't lead me believe (or straight up attest) that the man is dope. He's known for being one of those gifted, genre-bending performers with an inimitable tone that makes him more than "just a man with the voice" as he would humbly call himself when introducing his band.
on Monday, November 25, 2013 at 10:00 AM
With a theme of "forbidden fruit" binding together its three otherwise disjointed parts, Drexel Co-op Theatre Company's production of "The Apple Tree" is staged at the Mandell Theater with decidedly mixed results.
on Thursday, November 21, 2013 at 4:00 PM
It's been quite a week for lamination companies. Coming on the heels of an eyebrow-raising worker-ID program that was stuffed into a construction-site-safety bill, Councilwoman Maria Quiñones-Sánchez today introduced new legislation that would create a municipal ID card aimed at undocumented immigrants in Philadelphia.
on Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at 6:00 AM
Over the last week, City Council has held a series of hearings on a bill aimed at boosting the city's safety regulations in the wake of this year's devestating building collapse. Much of the bill is devoted to improving the relationship between the Fire Department and the Department of Licenses & Inspections, as well as improving work-site signage. But a City Paper reader pointed out that one section of the bill contains a surprisingly far-reaching regulation that would require all construction workers to obtain special ID cards from L&I.