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NEWS AND OPINION

By Michael Alan Goldberg

Who Is Mike Jones?

Philadelphia has a rich boxing tradition, but it’s been a while since a young phenom with real potential to reach the top of the boxing world came up in this city. Is Jones that guy? Right now, the answer is unknown. At the moment, outside of boxing circles, so is Mike Jones.

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Posted Jun. 29, 2011 | Comments: 2

FOOD

By Brian Freedman

The (Money) Farm and Fisherman

The food at this elegant Pine Street newcomer is perfect to accompany good grape juice, and, in this chef-obsessed city, the pedigree of returned prodigal son Joshua Lawler would have been impetus enough. (The Drexel alum’s resume includes Blue Hill at Stone Barns, Telepan and more.)

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FOOD

By Cristina Perachio

You're Quite the Dish: Stuffed Veal Chop at Gia

I’m a family recipe, a staple, older than this establishment. Stuffed Steak and I were born at Chiarella’s in Wildwood, and had a good run there for 38 years before owner and chef Vincent Chiarella opened Gia with his wife, Beth, and daughter and chef, Mia, in 2006.

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Letters to the Editor

There is a special place in hell for people such as your stepfather. Kids don’t typically lie about abuse. I suppose I would be in jail because I would have hunted his ass down later in life and lit a match to his genitals.

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Posted Jun. 29, 2011 | Comments: 0