John Corrigan is a freelance writer covering Northwest Philadelphia for NewsWorks. A Northeast Philly native and Temple University graduate with a degree in journalism, he has worked with the Philadelphia Daily News, Metro Philly, Philadelphia City Paper and KYW NewsRadio. John also spent seven months in Huntsville, Alabama, reporting for AL.com and staining his shirts with BBQ sauce. In his spare time, John runs a pro wrestling website, Wrestledelphia, and wonders how he could have avoided so many student loans.

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