Fourth of July parades take place all across the country and signify not only our collective patriotism, but also local pride. Homemade floats abound and are as unique and individual as the spirit that carved out our country.
Fireworks are a lot of fun, and many families enjoy setting off these sparkly treats every Fourth of July. Make sure to follow these tips to ensure a safe holiday for you and your family.
Craft projects can be enjoyed by guests of all ages at your Independence Day cookout.
This CBS Local Ultimate Fourth Of July Party Guide will have you prepared for the best Independence Day since 1776.
Descendants of signers of the Declaration of Independence participated in the annual ceremonial Independence Day bell tapping ceremony at the Liberty Bell on Thursday.
Security was tight but the mood was light in the place where our nation was born 237 years ago.
The best part about Independence Day? The fireworks! Here’s where to watch the night sky light up in the Philly suburbs.
From the patriotic heart of Washington, D.C. to the big city flash of New York, these spots are known for their impressive summer events.
Few places know how to celebrate the nation’s birthday better than Philadelphia, the birthplace of the Declaration of Independence.
Creating a memorable family gathering for the Fourth doesn’t have to be fussy or complicated. Here’s how to set a sizzling table, serve a crowd-pleasing meal, and keep everyone entertained with minimal effort or hassle.
Have some fun with a DIY Fourth of July!
Whether planning a beach vacation this summer or staying closer to home at the neighborhood pool, be mindful of water safety and how to keep the kids safe.
Each year, Philadelphia strives to create a bigger and better party to celebrate the 4th of July holiday.
Nobody does Independence Day better than Philadelphia, the city where it all originated. This area, steeped in historical significance for the United States, boasts some of the best fireworks displays in the country with celebrations like none other. From week-long extravaganzas to fiery explosions in the sky, these are the best places to go on the 4th of July.
Fireworks displays happen everywhere on July 4th. But some cities and towns put a unique spin on this American holiday.
Philadelphia, the birthplace of America, celebrates Independence Day on July 4, 2014.
Fireworks are the traditional way to celebrate the July 4th holiday. See some of our nation’s finest displays.
National Parks preserve some of America’s most interesting and unique environments. Take a trip to these national treasures.
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