Archive for October 28th, 2012

Here Is Your List Of Essential Twitter Accounts To Follow During Hurricane Sandy

Sunday, October 28th, 2012

Sandy is roughly over 700 miles wide. twitter.com/SheenaParveen/… — Sheena Parveen (@SheenaParveen) October 28, 2012 The real mess of the whole thing isn’t going to hit us until tomorrow, but Hurricane Sandy is no joke. You’re likely to see tons of power outages, but if you’ve still got an internet connection (or a smart phone […]

Sandy Comes With Free Parking

Sunday, October 28th, 2012

Since few Philadelphia Parking Authority employees have gills, PPA Executive Director Vince Fenerty has announced that there will be no enforcement of meter and kiosk parking until Wednesday 10/31. So, if your car isn’t where you left it, it wasn’t towed, it floated away.

This Is Not The Only Reason You Should Be Following @Philly311

Sunday, October 28th, 2012

For comfort of all, smoking, alcohol, and weapons are NOT permitted inside @redcrossshelters. @redcrossphilly #HurricaneSandy — Philly311 (@philly311) October 28, 2012 Because wouldn’t you be embarrassed being the only lady at the shelter holding a gat.

Live Updates From Mayor’s Press Conference

Sunday, October 28th, 2012

· FEMA has designated Sandy as Category 1 hurricane as relates to Philadelphia · Nutter has spoken with Obama, Corbett in prep for “dangerous and challenging weather event” · Storm set to hit Ocean County NJ 8pm tonight; heavy rains to hit Philly Monday 4pm thru Tuesday AM · Record breaking tidal surges; flooding along […]

We Believe It Was Sandy Who Said, “Tell Me About It, Stud”

Sunday, October 28th, 2012

Previously: ERMAHGERD! Send Us Your #sandyinphilly Photos And Meme Jawns

Sandy Roundup: Everything’s Closing, Please Don’t Die

Sunday, October 28th, 2012

We’re going to be updating continuously throughout the next few days (or at least until/unless electricity and/or Internet go out), but before the Mayor’s big announcements go out in a few minutes, here are some quick updates: · Lines out the door at Trader Joe’s and everywhere else; it’s crazy out there. · However, we […]

PSA: Fresh Remarks From The Prez On Sandy

Sunday, October 28th, 2012

Full transcript after the jump, but here’s the meat of it for you and me: My message to the governors, as well as to the mayors, is anything they need, we will be there. And we’re going to cut through red tape. We’re not going to get bogged down with a lot of rules. We […]

ERMAHGERD! Send Us Your #sandyinphilly Photos And Meme Jawns

Sunday, October 28th, 2012

@philebrity – ermahgerd frernkernsterm twitter.com/frankenstorm7/… — frankenstorm (@frankenstorm7) October 27, 2012 Because really: When waiting for disaster, what else is there to do? Send them jawns, as always, to: tips[at]philebrity[dot]com.

Follow Us On Twitter For #sandyinphilly Updates

Sunday, October 28th, 2012

We’re prepping coverage and updates for you on all things Hurricane Sandy as we speak, but in the meantime and between posts, follow us on Twitter. Please stay safe and check in on the old folks, Philly!