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.


December 3, 2019


Pa. Game Commission investigates 'reprehensible' video of teens abusing deer

The Pennsylvania Game Commission is looking into a disturbing video that surfaced online showing two teenage hunters abusing an injured buck in the woods of Jefferson County. 

December 3, 2019


Vox Media shuts down Curbed Philly, other local sites

Curbed Philly, one of Philadelphia's top resources for news on urban development and real estate, has been shut down by Vox Media.

December 2, 2019


Delco black bear sightings mount as Game Commission widens search

Authorities in Delaware County are working with the Pennsylvania Game Commission to locate and capture a black bear that has been spotted by multiple witness in several towns in recent days.

December 2, 2019

Social Media

A look at the crowdsourced #TwitterMomentsofTheDecade

Twitter users have compiled some of the funniest and most viral moments the platform has seen over the course of the 2010's.

December 2, 2019


Nick Foles responds to Jaguars benching him for Gardner Minshew

Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Nick Foles was benched against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers, marking a dramatic turn of events since Foles was named the MVP of Super LII with the Philadelphia Eagles.

December 2, 2019


Map shows Philly's most common streets for DUI arrests

Across Philadelphia, DUI arrests have been decreasing in recent years as rideshare services such as Uber and Lyft become more widely utilized.

November 27, 2019


Common heartburn drugs could increase risk of stomach bugs

Over-the-counter drugs frequently used to treat heartburn — such as Nexium, Prevacid, Protonix and Prilosec — can increase the likelihood of catching stomach bugs when taken regularly, according to new research.

November 27, 2019


President Trump roasted for tweet of himself as Philly icon Rocky Balboa

President Donald Trump tweeted a photo of his face superimposed over the body of Rocky Balboa, played by Sylvester Stallone. The image is from the cover of "Rocky III."

November 27, 2019


Kevin Hart returns to 'Cold as Balls' with Chris Paul, Dennis Rodman, Erin Andrews

Kevin Hart returned for the third season of "Cold as Balls," which kicks off with three big guests: Oklahoma Thunder guard Chris Pail, former Chicago Bulls bad boy Dennis Rodman and ESPN reporter Erin Andrews, the first woman to guest star in the series.

November 27, 2019


One killed in Bucks County fire at Roadhouse Inn

A fire at the Roadhouse Inn killed one person and displaced several others in Bristol Township, Bucks County on Nov. 26, 2019. An investigation into the cause of the fire remains ongoing.

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