Ben Franklin Parkway

Dan Vassallo from Peabody, Massachusetts is the first to cross the finish line. (credit: Tim Jimenez)

Thousands Run In 2014 Philadelphia Marathon

More than 30,000 runners participated in the marathon and several related events this weekend, including a half marathon, an 8-kilometer run, and a Kids Fun Run.

11/23/2014

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Thousands Turn Out For Puerto Rican Day Parade On Ben Franklin Parkway

It was a picture perfect day Sunday to celebrate Puerto Rican culture on the Ben Franklin Parkway.

09/28/2014

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Storm During ‘Made In America’ Concert Offers First Live Test Of Evacuation Plan

When lightning forced the audience at the ‘Made In America’ music festival to evacuate, city officials say it was the first time they got to test a plan that’s been on paper for years.

09/02/2014

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‘Made In America’ Clean-up Continues Overnight

It looks as if cleanup will finish on schedule, with roads expected to reopen by 6 a.m. Tuesday.

09/01/2014

Crews are cleaning up the Parkway after Made in America. (Credit: Justin Udo)

Cleanup Is Underway After Made In America Transformed The Parkway

Crews got to the scene around midnight, breaking down stages and cleaning up trash all in an effort to return the Ben Franklin Parkway back to its regular form.

09/01/2014

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Tens Of Thousands Pack The Parkway For Day 1 Of Made In America

At least 44,000 people packed the Ben Franklin Parkway on the first day of the two-day festival.

08/30/2014

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Made In America Takes Over The Parkway

Thousands of people are expected on the Ben Franklin Parkway over the next two days for the third annual “Made in America” music festival.

08/30/2014

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‘Made In America’ Forces Detours Throughout Center City

Preperations for the weekend event are well underway as crews continue to set up for the giant concert.

08/29/2014

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Not Everyone Excited About ‘Made In America’ This Weekend

“Made in America” takes place this weekend, but not everyone is thrilled about the event.

08/28/2014

24-year-old Trayvon Henderson went missing Friday night during the Welcome America Festival on the Ben Franklin Parkway.  (credit: Philadelphia Police)

UPDATE: Philadelphia Police Locate Missing Mentally Challenged Man

Philadelphia police say a young, mentally challenged man from Dauphin County who went missing Friday night during the Welcome America Festival on the Ben Franklin Parkway has been found.

07/05/2014

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Food, Fun, Family And Famous Faces Take Over The Parkway

Thousands of people packed the Ben Franklin Parkway Friday for 4th of July celebrations.

07/04/2014

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Large, Metal Tree Sculpture Installed Along Ben Franklin Parkway

New York artist Roxy Paine and his crew installed a 34-foot high, 3.5 tons of stainless steel sculpture called “Symbiosis”

05/29/2014

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Cultures From Around The World Celebrated In Philadelphia

The second annual International Festival took place Sister Cities Park at 18th Street and Logan Square.

05/03/2014

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Orchids Bloom This Weekend On The Ben Franklin Parkway

An international orchid show has transformed the Academy of Natural Sciences on the Ben Franklin Parkway this weekend.

04/11/2014

Crash involving SEPTA bus on April 7, 2014. (credit: CBS)

2 Injured In Crash Involving SEPTA Bus In Center City

Two people were injured after a crash involving a SEPTA bus in Center City Monday morning.

04/07/2014

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