About 1,000 people were evacuated from 757 rooms in the 26-story Center City hotel as a precautionary measure.
After July 4th weekend, the fireworks in Wildwood continue once a week for the rest of summer, right on the beach:
Festivals, food, family and, of course, fireworks — all of these are major parts of Fourth of July weekend. And for many people, you can add the beach to that list.
Mayor Nutter’s plan to give a tax break to a developer who wants to build two new hotels in Center City has drawn protests from other hotels in town.
Top brass from around the country are attending the International Association of Chiefs of Police Conference at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.
A website that follows the commercial real estate industry reports that the Marriott Hotel in Center City is up for sale and declining Convention Center bookings may be the cause.
The 2013 Philadelphia Flower Show is open to the public and visitors this year are being treated to a taste of England.
Some Philadelphia schools are getting new security intercoms, thanks to safety professionals holding a convention here next week.
Chris breaks down the President’s comment that the economy is fine and the reaction that followed. He talks to Michael Bronstein about the state of the campaign, New York Times Washington Correspondent David Sanger about his book Confront and Conceal, and Phillies Manager Charlie Manuel about this season’s continuing struggles.
The Philadelphia Home Show will celebrate its 30th anniversary with a special tribute to Philadelphia sports history and rooms with Philadelphia specific-themes.