Philadelphia’s Chinatown echoed with firecrackers and drums on Sunday as the community celebrated the lunar New Year, which began Friday.
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.
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.
If a special event brings you to center city Philadelphia, why not make a night and day of it?
Small public sidewalk extensions knows as “Parklets” are gaining in popularity in Philadelphia.
Two men are in police custody after authorities say they pistol whipped and robbed a 58-year-old man in Chinatown on Friday night.
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.
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.
A simple request for a cigarette lighter at a SEPTA stop ended in a terrifying beating caught on tape.
A group of volunteer doctors and nurses from Drexel and Thomas Jefferson University Hospital have teamed up to provide free medical care to the uninsured.
Nutter spoke about his upcoming trip to Beijing and Tianjin with Steve Coyle’s seventh-grade social studies class at the Folk Arts Cultural Treasures Charter School, at 11th and Callowhill Streets in Chinatown.
From television shows to the Homeland Security, it seems everyone is preparing for an impending zombie apocalypse. But one Philadelphia organization is having some fun with the phenomenon.
Police have now released the identification of the suspect wanted in connection with the indecent assaults of two females that happened just over an hour apart in Chinatown last week.
Police are searching for a suspect in connection with the indecent assaults of two females that occurred just over an hour apart in the city’s Chinatown neighborhood.
The “Home2Suites by Hilton” will rise on the corner of 12th and Arch Streets, across the street from the Pennsylvania Convention Center and Reading Terminal Market.