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Borgata Casino Plans Outdoor Concert Hall, New Nightclub

The Borgata casino will open an outdoor concert hall this summer and a new nightclub this fall.

03/03/2015

(The Mickey Vernon Museum. at its current location in the Granite Run Mall.  Photo provided)

Delco Museum of Sports Legends Scrambling To Find New Location

The museum has called the Granite Run Mall home for nearly two years. But the mall has been sold, and will be demolished to make way for a town center.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/03/2015

(PHS president Drew Becher, on the floor of the 2015 Philadelphia Flower Show.  Photo by Steve Tawa)

Despite Weather, Flower Show Will Always Be a Pre-Spring Event, Officials Say

Drew Becher, president of the Pennsylvania Horticultural Society, says attendance the first few days of the show is exceeding expectations, so he doesn’t think weather is a factor.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/02/2015

(File photo by KYW's Hadas Kuznits)

Regulators Pushing For Upgrades to Philadelphia’s Taxicab Fleet

The Parking Authority’s general counsel admits that taxi operators are likely to resist these changes, and will make their displeasure known as the proposals are opened to public comment.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/02/2015

Pope Francis greets the faithful as he holds mass in St. Peter's Square. File photo. (Credit: Franco Origlia/ Getty Images)

Pope’s Visit to Philadelphia in September Causing Run on Hotel Rooms in Suburbs

Hotels in Bucks County are nearly 90 percent booked for that final weekend in September.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/02/2015

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Lights, Camera, Bloom! Movie-Themed Flower Show Now Open

Saturday marked opening day of the 2015 Philadelphia Flower Show, with the exhibits inspired by the movies.

02/28/2015

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Crews Putting Final Touches On Philadelphia Flower Show

Final preparations for the 2015 Philadelphia Flower Show are underway at the Convention Center.

02/27/2015

(The Michener Art Museum in Doylestown, PA. Credit: Steve Tawa)

Highly Anticipated Rodin Exhibit Set To Open In Bucks County

More than four dozen sculptures from artist Auguste Rodin go on display starting Saturday at the Michener Art Museum in Doylestown.

02/26/2015

The Trump Taj Mahal Casino Resort in Atlantic City. (Credit: Ashley Wolf)

Hard Rock Cafe: We’ll Be Open As Long As Taj Mahal Casino Is

Hard Rock says the April 22 date was a precautionary warning in case the casino does not emerge from bankruptcy and has to close.

02/26/2015

Oron Daskal, co-owner of South Bowl. (credit: Hadas Kuznits)

What’s Cooking on 1060: Bowling, ‘Dine KOP’ and a New Ardmore Eatery

A South Philadelphia bowling bar and restaurant, a new place to eat in Ardmore and the first ever ‘Dine HOP.’

02/26/2015

(The ice pack extends from bank to bank along the Delaware River, underneath the Ben Franklin Bridge.  Photo by Paul Kurtz)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: Frozen Rivers Putting Some Travel On Ice

Ice jammed rivers and bays have impacted freighters and tankers, but getaway seekers have also been feeling the effects.

02/26/2015

(Credit: Jan Carabeo)

Revel Sale Resurrected; $82M Price Agreed On For Ex-casino

Glenn Straub signed a deal Tuesday to buy Revel for $82 million. The casino cost $2.4 billion to build.

02/24/2015

(Nicholas Elmi, at his "Laurel" restaurant.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

2 Philly Restaurants Make GQ’s List Of 2015’s Best

The accolades continue to pour in for Philadelphia’s restaurant scene.

02/24/2015

Preparations for the 2015 Philadelphia Flower Show. (Credit: Kristen Johanson)

2015 Philadelphia Flower Show Preps Begin To Bloom

The Pennsylvania Convention Center is now rolling out the red carpet for everything floral.

02/23/2015

Cezanne sketches on display at the Barnes Foundation. (Credit: Steve Tawa)

Barnes Foundation Discovers Hidden Sketches On Back Of Cezanne Pieces

The newly discovered unfinished pieces – one graphite and one watercolor – reveal Paul Cezanne got a better deal than he thought.

02/23/2015

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