Chinatown

The Midnight Lion Dance Performance kicks off the 2015 Chinese New Year. (Credit: CBS 3)

Week-Long Celebration Rings In Chinese New Year In Philadelphia

There will be parades, dancing and plenty of food in Chinatown over the next week.

02/19/2015

(Ben Puchowitz, of Bing Bing Dim Sum.  Photo provided)

What’s Cooking on 1060: Bonchon, Bing Bing, and… Rita!

Two different takes on Asian cuisine are getting ready to open in Philadelphia. And an old favorite is coming back to its center city location.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/12/2015

2014 celebration in Chinatown (Credit: PCDC)

Hear Philly: Dancing, Parades and Food Ring In The Chinese New Year In Philadelphia

By Andrew Kramer PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – It’s going to be one big party in Philadelphia’s Chinatown neighborhood the second half of the month. The reason: to celebrate the Chinese New Year, which is February 19th. […]

02/11/2015

(Credit: FREDERIC J. BROWN, Getty Images)

Top Philadelphia Spots For Ramen

Though Philadelphia may have been a little late to the ramen craze, there are still plenty of places to slurp your way to happiness within city limits.

01/12/2015

(credit: Philadelphia Police Department)

Arrest Made In Sexual Assault, Robbery In Chinatown

Philadelphia police say an arrest has been made in connection with a sexual assault and robbery in the city’s Chinatown neighborhood.

10/06/2014

(credit: Jay Lloyd)

Top Things To Do In Philadelphia Today, Oct. 2

Looking for something to do today? Here are our top three picks…there’s something for everyone in the Philadelphia area!

10/02/2014

(credit: Syma Chowdhry/CBS 3)

Project HOME’s Latest Project Brings Homes And Opportunities To Chinatown

Officials say most low-income families can’t afford the rent in Center City.

09/17/2014

(credit: Mike Dougherty/KYW Newsradio)

More Than 20 Injured After Center City SEPTA Bus Accident

The bus was involved in the accident at 11th and Vine Streets.

04/04/2014

(credit: Pat Loeb)

Philly’s Chinatown Community Celebrates Lunar New Year

Philadelphia’s Chinatown echoed with firecrackers and drums on Sunday as the community celebrated the lunar New Year, which began Friday.

02/02/2014

(Credit: NOEL CELIS/Stringer, Getty/AFP)

Guide To Culture And Cuisine In Philadelphia’s Chinatown

Ni hao, dumpling! Here’s your guide on what to see and eat and where to shop in Chinatown—just in time for the Chinese New Year.

01/27/2014

(A Marriott hotel, a Loew's hotel, and the Hard Rock Café converge at 12th and Market Streets in center city.  Credit: Jay Lloyd)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: Center City As A Vacation Destination

If a special event brings you to center city Philadelphia, why not make a night and day of it?

05/16/2013

(credit: John McDevitt/KYW)

“Parklets” Gaining Popularity In Philadelphia

Small public sidewalk extensions knows as “Parklets” are gaining in popularity in Philadelphia.

05/09/2013

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Police: Man Pistol Whipped, Robbed Of Pants In Chinatown

Two men are in police custody after authorities say they pistol whipped and robbed a 58-year-old man in Chinatown on Friday night.

04/05/2013

(Credit: Denise Wiltshire)

Guide To Lobster Indulgence

There’s nothing that says culinary indulgence like the menacing claws of a live lobster, outstretched to exact vengeance before winding up bright red and inert on a plate.

02/28/2013

Chinatown New Year's Celebration - The Year Of The Snake (Credit: Mike Dougherty)

Philadelphia’s Chinatown Celebrates The Year Of The Snake

Large crowds lined 10th Street near Arch for the Suns Lion Dance Parade. Shops along the parade route were decorated with red envelopes and heads of lettuce, both symbols of good luck.

02/10/2013

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