Summer Fun

Hear Philly: Family Fun And Wellness Returns To The Oval This SummerThis year’s summer series is different from previous years. In 2015, The Oval will be featuring artwork on the parkway by Jessie Unterhalter and Katey Truhn of Baltimore.
Top Spots For Water Ice In PhillyRita's might be fine in a pinch, but Philadelphia has so many other options when it comes to refreshing, homemade 'wooder ice.'
Jay Lloyd's Getaway: A Less Crowded Memorial Day Weekend To join the crowd or not on Memorial Day Weekend? THAT is the question.
Jay Lloyd's Getaway: New York's South Street SeaportNearly two years after Hurricane Sandy, New York's popular South Street Seaport is still recovering. But it's really worth a getaway visit.
Jay Lloyd's Getaway: The Nearby Schuylkill River TrailWant to avoid traffic and crowds this holiday weekend, but still get into the great outdoors? Here's an ideal getaway just minutes from home.
Jay Lloyd's Getaway: Travel Warnings for AmericansThe height of the summertime getaway season is here, so it's time to revisit a valuable Internet resource created to help travelers stay safe.
City-Run Summer Day Camp Wraps Up in Northeast PhiladelphiaAt Vogt Playground, in the city's Tacony section, 8- to 12-year-olds celebrated the end of the six-week "Philly Play" summer camp series by going head-to-head in a variety of sports and activities.
Jay Lloyd's Getaway: The Annual Pirates' Weekend on the ChesapeakeThis weekend, the pirates of the Chesapeake will be swarming ashore at the nearby port of Rock Hall, Maryland.
Jay Lloyd's Getaway: The View's The ThingA room with a view can dramatically enhance a summer getaway splurge. Here are some ideas on where to look.
Jay Lloyd's Getaway: Room With A View A much sought after summer getaway splurge is the room with a view.
Jay Lloyd's Getaway: Preparing For The Unplanned AccidentIt was to be four great days of sailing the Chesapeake. Instead, I found myself riding a gurney to a date with an emergency room nurse.
Jay Lloyd's Getaway: A Trip Back in HistoryIf you have a family connection to World War I and are vacationing in Paris this summer, may I suggest a stop at the French Museum of the Army.