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NEWS AND OPINION

By Chris Wilder

Why Meek Mill's jail time should have been avoidable

A judge’s decree forces Mill to take time off from his rap career and go to jail for what could easily have been avoided.

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Posted Jul. 16, 2014 | Comments: 18

Calendar: July 16-23

South Philly Review Pizza Olympics; Come Together Dance Festival; Philadelphia Color Run; and more!

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Posted Jul. 16, 2014 | Comments: 0

FOOD

By Brian Freedman

Dickey's Barbecue Pit, or, when local chefs do great things to national chains

Pulled pork is moist and kissed with smoke. Pork ribs pair Dickey’s signature hickory smoke with deeply seasoned flesh and a generous layer of sauce, tangy and sweet and balanced.

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Posted Jul. 16, 2014 | Comments: 1

SCREEN

By Genevieve Valentine

The gripping "Violette" a simple exploration of a complex woman

Martin Provost's incisive drama avoids most of the anxieties of an audience when hearing that a film portrays an artist’s struggle.

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Posted Jul. 16, 2014 | Comments: 0