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Understanding Punitive Damages

October 26, 2010

Last week, I wrote about a driver who was using his cell phone when he caused a tragic fatal accident in Texas. A jury there found him liable for $1.8 million dollars in compensatory damages and $20 million dollars in punitive damages. Clearly, the jury was angry with this distracted driver and wanted to tell him and other drivers to […]

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8 East’s Menus

October 23, 2010

8 East is set to open any day.  They are awaiting one last inspection.  Click the icons below to see their daily and brunch menus. Daily Menu Brunch Menu

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In the Pocket @ Gypsy Saloon 10/20/10

October 21, 2010

Last night’s launch party at Gypsy for In the Pocket: The Essential Songs of Philadelphia was the coolest thing to happen in Conshohocken, ok West Conshohocken, in a very long time.  The In the Pocket Band was led by this week’s Conshy Celebrity, David Uosikkinen, the drummer for the Hooters, and he was joined by Eric Bazilian and Rob Hyman […]

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Therese at Totaro’s

October 21, 2010

How did you come to live and/or work in Conshohocken? I am originally from New York and I got transferred to Conshohocken in 2003 for work. Since then, I have quit that job and started bartending again. I enjoyed life here, so I decided to stay and not move back.  There is a huge difference between New York City and […]

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David Uosikkinen

October 20, 2010

How did you come to live and/or work in Conshohocken ? I moved back to be with my girlfriend, Dallyn. As far as work, Rob Hyman of The Hooters has a studio in Conshy. We do all of our recording there . Also, my good friend Phil Nicolo has a great studio off of Fayette St.  The record Largo was […]

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One Jury’s View of Distracted Driving

October 19, 2010

As you certainly know, there are many laws and programs designed to stop the practice of driving while talking on cell phones, texting, reading e-mails on blackberrys, programming GPS devices and the like.  Even talk show hosts like Oprah have announced national campaigns to convince drivers to stop driving while distracted by these devices.  Given the accident statistics, there is […]

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News & Gossip (Wawa Free) – 10/18/10

October 19, 2010

News & Gossip Last week you may have seen my post on Facebook regarding tasting Rick Shaffer’s meatballs.  Shaffer, along with his wife Mary, are local developers.  Their company built the beautiful glass building next to the train station, the condos along Maple across from Guppy’s and they own The Outbound Station.    Well Mike and Marcie Spampinato, the father/daughter […]

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Monday Night’s Super Wawa Town Hall

October 19, 2010

Last night about 200-250 people attended the town hall held by Wawa. The representatives from Wawa started out with a presentation, which was a little to formal, where their lawyer asked prepared questions of their Senior Regional Real Estate Manager. This went on a little too long and eventually some catcalls were heard. You would think Wawa, probably having done […]

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Statement from the Moore Family of EF Moore Chevrolet

October 18, 2010

To the residents and business owners of Conshohocken: First, we would like to make it clear that we are NOT going out of business. We are still providing many of the same services we have offered for the last 90 years. Things have changed somewhat, through no control of our own, after General Motors decided to end its contract with […]

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Super Wawa – Update

October 18, 2010

This weekend was a busy weekend on the Super Wawa front.  I saw a handful kids handing out “Say No to Super Wawa” flyers (I assume they are with the Conshy Golden Bears), I saw the first yard sign and I had a flyer stuck in my door when I arrived home (at least they didn’t put it in my […]