GoFundMe To Restore Ben Franklin's Gravestone Reaches Goal In 1 Day Thanks To Celeb DonationHopkins says the Philadelphia Eagles kicked in $1,000, and the University of Pennsylvania donated as well.
News, Politics and Entertainment with The Chris Stigall Show | November 16Chris discussed the names being suggested for Donald Trump's cabinet, Governor Wolf signing a bill allowing expanded six-pack sales and the back and forth between Bill O'Reilly and Megyn Kelly on Fox News. He spoke with John Daniel Davidson from the Federalist at 7:20 about his new piece about the media and freedom of speech and Victor Fiorillo from Philadelphia Magazine at 8:00 about Donald Trump's election.
News, Politics and Entertainment with The Chris Stigall Show | November 15Chris reacts to Mayor Jim Kenney addressing flash mobs and violence in the city, Megyn Kelly's interview with Dr Phil and Wanda Sykes cursing out a crowd in Boston. At 8:00, he spoke with Carrie Hagan from the Christ Church Preservation Trust about their fundraising efforts to repair Ben Franklin's tombstone.
Independence Historical Park Visitor's GuideHere are some important tips on visiting the city’s most popular and most important historical landmarks at Independence National Historical Park.
Philadelphia Teen Wins Constitution Center's Playwriting ContestAnd the final work is now a full-scale, professional production, at the National Constitution Center through July.
Author: Washington Didn't Want To Become America's First PresidentChris Stigall talked to author Edward Larson on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT about his new book, <em>The Return of George Washington,</em> about Washington’s return to politics following the Revolutionary War.
Happy Birthday, Ben! Philadelphia’s Favorite Son Turns 308Philadelphia's favorite son turns 308 today, with several celebrations planned in Old City.
Peco, Historic Philadelphia Prepare To Light Up Holiday Season In Franklin Square At Franklin Square, PECO workers and volunteers were busy Tuesday getting the park ready for the holidays.
Former Counterfeiter Weighs in on Philly-Centric New $100 Bill DesignThere's a lot of Philadelphia in the new design, from Ben Franklin to Independence Hall, the Declaration of Independence, and the Liberty Bell. But it's really all about thwarting counterfeiters.
Billboard Preventing High-Rise Apartment Building Construction In Old City
Bartrams Brought <em>Franklinia</em> To PhillyAll the <em>Franklinias</em> that exist today came from the seeds of trees the Bartrams discovered in Georgia. They planted them in their Philadelphia gardens and named the new trees after Ben Franklin.
Ground Broken For New Benj. Franklin Museum In Old City PhiladelphiaWhen completed, the new Benjamin Franklin Museum will be underground -- below the area known as "Franklin Court," just off Fourth and Market Streets.