The meeting is a rare and important second visit, which means planners will be able to compare costs before and after the customer satisfaction agreement signed in May, which simplifies work rules.
Columbus, Birmingham and Phoenix join Philadelphia and New York as finalists to host the convention.
Hear Philly: The Shore Thing – Harlem Globetrotters, Tattoos and The ‘Unofficial’ End To Summer Block Party
Things heat up early in the month of August in the Wildwoods when the Harlem Globetrotters come to town for four days.
CBS 3 Meteorologist Kathy Orr plays ball with the world famous Harlem Globetrotters down the shore on the boards at the Wildwoods Convention Center.
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.