Michael Tanenbaum

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Michael Tanenbaum is a Web Curator for PhillyVoice.com, with interests ranging from technology and behavioral health to local community initiatives and cultural life. Michael has written for the Argentina Independent and Bespoke Magazine and previously served as a news editor for Xfinity.com before joining PhillyVoice. He received his B.A. in The Writing Seminars at Johns Hopkins University.


November 20, 2017


Philly moves ahead with plan for 10-acre waterfront park in Bridesburg

Philly moves forward with plan for 10-acre waterfront park in Bridesburg

November 20, 2017


Glenn Howerton hints at no return to 'It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia'

With Netflix set to lose "It's Always Sunny in Philadelphia" in less than a month, easy access to the life and times of Dennis Reynolds may be coming to an end.

November 20, 2017

Mental Health

Penn reveals steps to improve campus mental health services

The University of Pennsylvania will soon expand efforts to strengthen the quality of its campus mental health services, adding new support staff and launching a community campaign for student wellness.

November 20, 2017


Philadelphia teacher mourned after death in weekend house fire

The School District of Philadelphia is mourning the loss of a beloved third-grade teacher who died in a house fire over the weekend, leaving behind children and grandchildren who attended her elementary school in Roxborough.

November 15, 2017


Redevelopment in works for former Frankford Chocolate Factory

We may have been fooled once by the hoax report of a laser tag center coming to Graduate Hospital's shuttered Frankford Chocolate Factory building, but it now looks like legitimate plans are taking shape for a conversion into apartments and retail.

November 15, 2017

Real Estate

Report: New York group plans tower next to Revel in Atlantic City

With the future of the former Revel casino still in limbo, a New York-based private investment firm is reportedly interested in acquiring land 

November 15, 2017


34 years later, Pennsylvania man charged in wife's cold case murder

A rural Pennsylvania man is facing homicide charges in connection with the murder of his wife in 1983, possibly bringing closure to a cold case that left the victim's family in search of justice for more than three decades.

November 15, 2017


Jefferson study weighs pros, cons of surgery in frail heart failure patients

When doctors need to develop a treatment plan for older adults with heart failure, the option to pursue surgery is often complicated by whether the patient's constitution is too frail to withstand the effects of a taxing procedure. 

November 14, 2017


Jon Stewart on Louis C.K.: 'You feel anger at what he did to people'

One of comedy's presiding godfathers, Jon Stewart, reacts to what's going on with Louis C.K., a close friend who was pulled from Stewart's upcoming HBO special "Night of Too Many Stars."

November 14, 2017


Philly police officer arrested in alleged drug conspiracy with Baltimore detective

A Philadelphia police officer was arrested at his home Tuesday morning on charges he conspired with a Baltimore detective to sell cocaine and heroin lifted from crime scenes, federal prosecutors announced.

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