Ceremony Outside Betsy Ross House Honors Victims Of 9-11Philadelphia city officials, firefighters and police remembered the civilians and first responders who lost their lives in the September 11 terror attacks.
Developer Agrees To Reconsider Plans For Big Building in Historic Old City LocationPlans for the apartment building on the 200 block of Arch Street were due to be voted on by the architectural committee of the Philadelphia Historical Commission.
People From Across America Visit Philadelphia To Celebrate Flag DaySunday was Flag Day -- and a celebration of all things stars and stripes was happening in Old City Philadelphia where this nation's flag was created.
Birthday Party in Old City Fêtes America's Premier FlagmakerBetsy Ross would have been 263 years old on New Year's Day.
Philadelphia Officials Take Part in 13th Anniversary Remembrance of 9/11The City of Philadelphia held a patriotic ceremony today in Old City today to remember the victims of the September 11th terrorist attacks thirteen years ago.
Positively Philadelphia: Flag Day FestivitiesFlag Day is coming up, and you're invited to a big bash in the hometown of our national symbol.
Top Things To Do In Philadelphia Today, Jun. 6Looking for something to do today? Here are our top three picks…there’s something for everyone in the Philadelphia area!
Hear Philly: An Awfully Nice Way To Experience PhiladelphiaWhether it's a private driving tour, a walking tour or a day on a Segway, Awfully Nice Tours allows you to experience the finest Philadelphia has to offer, from the city's great history to it's food and culture.
Old City Tourists Find Plenty To Do Despite Government ShutdownTourists on the historical circuit were finding slim pickings today, with the major sites closed for the government funding crisis.
Philadelphia Officials Mark 12th Anniversary of 9/11 AttacksFire commissioner Lloyd Ayers sounded a bell in memory of all of the victims of September 11th, including first responders.
13 Children Become American Citizens At Betsy Ross House CeremonyThey hailed from 13 countries, one for each of the 13 colonies that became a part of the Union this day 237 years ago, as well as the 13 stars on the original flag created by Betsy Ross.
Old City Will Make Its 'First Friday' a Two-Day Event In JulyFor the first time next month, galleries, shops, restaurants, museums, and other venues in Old City Philadelphia will be going to their sidewalks for a one-day festival.