PCCBuzz: Sir Charles Barkley, Poke Deli Comes to Fairmount, Nik The Web Chick and more

Hello Philly peeps. Hope everyone adjusted back to work yesterday. I didn’t. I did submit a few columns to my outlets, but only the Biz Journal published so far.  I have a few more photos to contribute from the over the weekend events, and on Sunday’s when I do my gossip/around town column I will put all the links to the events I photographed there.  Let’s see what’s happening with our friends and around town with PCCBuzz …

Before celebrating at the July 4th BBQ’s Jaimi Blackburn, Jen Lightner and Sir Charles Barkley worked out at the Ardmore, Pa Planet Fitness.
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The Rye Bread Cafe is barely cold at (2319 Fairmount Ave), and the Engimono (sp?) Poke & Deli is nearly ready to open in the next coming weeks.
Poke is an authentic Hawaiian dish and taking over Philly as quick as you can say “rolled ice cream”  It’s a fresh sushi grade poke bowl restaurant featuring ahi tuna, salmon, or vegetarian choice over a bed of rice or salad the sign says in the window. Rye Bread moved down the street earlier this year. (1711 Fairmount Ave)

I would have loved a Panda Express in Fairmountm it’s good news for folks in Washington Square West and Market East, the old McDonald’s space at 10th and Market will soon be a Panda Express. (946 Market St.)

Just down the street will a five Below will be opening soon in the old Lit’s Building. (739 Market Street)

Excited that The Palm will be opening July 15th, they’ve stated. Can’t wait to have my favorite lasagna dish for lunch.

Congrats to Richard Bush, who was in the band The A’s. While I was in college it was my favorite band and I would drag my friends around to all their shows. He’s singing the National Anthem before Friday nights Phillies game.

Congrats to Christopher Wink,  Technically Philly, and has now become the publisher and CEO of the company he founded. More about how that came about here

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Shout out to my new advertiser AACR

I’ve been covering AACR for a few years now, but am doing additional work and promotion with them for the rest of the year.  I hope to share their story with you, as well as help you get to know them better.
The AACR Foundation supports the American Association for Cancer Research, the oldest and largest cancer research organization in the world.

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2017 AACR Rock ‘n’ Roll Philadelphia Half Marathon
Sept 16 & 17

Save up to $50 when you register by July 15!

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Congrats to Nicole “Nik The Web Chick” Michalik for getting her own show on the new Real 106.1 in the best shift – 10a to 3p

What’s Happening Around Town

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Opens today at the PFS Roxy, our Center City movie theater at 2023 Sansom Street

Watch the news as it’s reported with the reporters from KYW Newsradio 1060 at The Shops of Liberty Place
16th and Chestnut Streets in the Rotunda