Jeremy Rodriguez

Back-to-school tech products to keep your child plugged in

Keep your kids ahead of the curve with these new tech products. Credit: Barrett Web CoordinatorThese days, part of back-to-school shopping is stuffing your child's backpack with the latest tech products in addition to fresh spiral notebooks and folders.Whether you are looking for the latest kid-...

Sunday, August 17, 2014, 5:07 PM

Free jazz fest in North Philly on Saturday

Jeff Bradshaw will be making music in the streets during the eighth annual Jazz on the Ave festival. / FacebookMusic takes over the street during Jazz on the Ave, Aug. 16 from noon to 7:3o p.m. at Broad and Cecil B. Moore. The annual festival is hosted by Beech Community Services, working with the...

Thursday, August 14, 2014, 7:23 PM

Philadelphia Podcast Festival hosts Sex with Timaree, Down and Out, and more

Credit: FacebookThe Philadelphia Podcast Festival is back for a second year, with shows at Tattooed Mom and the Philly Improv Theater Aug. 20-24. The Philadelphia Podcasting Society teamed up with Tattooed Mom to host 19 Philadelphia podcasts over five days of live recordings.Participating...

Thursday, August 14, 2014, 7:06 PM

Veterans compete in Philadelphia Wheelchair Games

At 6-feet-9-inches tall, Anthony Pone, of Philadelphia, has the build of a basketball player.And while on the court Tuesday at the Pennsylvania Convention Center, he owned his opponents.And he did it from a wheelchair.“Playing this game makes me feel alive,” he said.Pone, who lost his right leg in...

Wednesday, August 13, 2014, 1:21 AM