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.


January 20, 2020

Theme Parks

Sesame Place plans new ride, eatery for 40th anniversary season

As Sesame Place prepares to celebrate its 40th anniversary season, guests can look forward to a new ride, eatery and play station at the Bucks County theme park.

January 20, 2020

Odd News

Waze app instead sending Borgata casino visitors to New Jersey woods, police say

An advertisement-related error in the Waze app is directing drivers to a wildlife management area in New Jersey instead of the intended destination, the Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa.

January 20, 2020


Agent of 49ers running back Raheem Mostert: 'Philly was great to us'

San Francisco 49ers running back Raheem Mostert put on a show Sunday night, racking up 220 rushing yards and four touchdowns to punch a ticket to Super Bowl LIV against the Kansas City Chiefs. His professional career began with the Philadelphia Eagles.

January 17, 2020


Another Giant market reportedly slated for South Philly waterfront project

Tower Investments CEO Bart Blatstein plans to bring a Giant supermarket to a project at 1401 South Columbus Boulevard in South Philadelphia.

January 17, 2020

Healthy Eating

Snacking on walnuts improves gut and heart health, Penn State study finds

Eat two to three ounces of walnuts a day to improve gut health and reduce the risk of heart disease, Penn State University researchers say.

January 17, 2020


Ex-Philly cop pleads guilty to using confiscated Porsche for stepdaughter's prom

Former Philly police officer Chris Coolen Jr. was sentenced to 12 months of probation for using a confiscated Porsche at his stepdaughter's prom in April 2019.

January 17, 2020


Eagles RB Miles Sanders visits 'Undisputed,' 'The Herd' on FS1

Eagles running back Mile Sanders looked back on his successful rookie season during visits to several shows on FS1.

January 16, 2020

Health News

Pennsylvania hospitals cancel surgeries over surgical gown recall

Hospitals and surgery centers in the Pittsburgh-based Allegheny Health Network canceled and rescheduled surgeries on Jan. 16 after Cardinal Health, a supplier of surgical owns, issued a voluntary recall covering potentially tainted medical supply kits.

January 16, 2020


Former Eagle Jon Runyan explains why Seahawks' Clowney wasn't fined for Wentz hit

Jon Runyan played a major role in deciding not to discipline Seattle Seahawks defensive end Jadeveon Clowney for his NFC Wild Card round hit on Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz. Runyan serves as the NFL's vice president of rules and policy.

January 16, 2020


'Silicon Valley' star Zach Woods makes fun of Bucks County's Washington Crossing Christmas reenactment

During an appearance on "Jimmy Kimmel Live!," Yardley native and "Silicon Valley" star Zach Woods talked about the local reenactment of George Washington crossing the Delaware River to fight Hessian mercenaries on Christmas of 1776.

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