Since 1996, April has been considered National Poetry Month, when schools, libraries and poets nationally celebrate the important place poetry plays in our culture.
April Showers Bring May Flowers. That is such an encouraging saying, but it isn’t exactly accurate these days. Something more fitting might be, “April Blizzards Bring May Lizards”… Ok, we’re still working on it…. But while we do that, you can take a look at all of these awesome CBS Local E.S.P. “spring” essentials…
Once again, March ended up being a cold month with overall temperatures -4.4 degrees below average, but a pattern change should bring typical Spring temperatures to the region during the month of April.
Expect lots of sunshine for Wednesday, accompanied by cool temperatures in the low 50s and a light afternoon breeze.
Mayor Michael Nutter says the system will launch at noon on April 23rd with an event at Eakins Oval featuring music, brief remarks and a ceremonial ride.
In Philly, there are plenty of places to get a grown-up taste of your childhood favorite — without the cantankerous lunch lady.
It will be a cool and wet finish to the month of April as a large slow moving storm system currently centered over the central U.S. will continue to bring rain tonight through Thursday.
This storm is also producing dangerous thunderstorms to our south, across portions of North Carolina and Virginia, where tornadoes have been spotted. Luckily for us, the threat for severe weather will stay south, but we will hear a few rumbles of thunder tonight as the rain moves through.
With sub-freezing temperatures tomorrow morning, a Freeze Warning has been issued for the area. If you have any cold-sensitive plants outdoors, you may want to consider covering them or moving them inside to ensure no damage.
We got to 79 in Philadelphia today, a very welcome 79, the first warm day of the year.
Showers will continue at times this evening and overnight with some pockets of heavier rain possible along with cool temperatures holding in the lower 50s
Wine can be paired with many things, including desserts. That’s one of the lessons you can learn at Penns Woods Winery in Chadds Ford, Delaware County most weekends in April during their Wine & Cupcake Pairings event.
We begin April with high hopes after March 2014 left three snowstorms in its wake.
Four hundred and forty seven blue pinwheels are being planted in a garden next to the Mission Kids Child Advocacy Center in Norristown.
The aquarium has teamed up with Philadelphia’s Bassetts Ice Cream and is asking the public to submit concoctions for a Mighty Mike ice cream.