Construction On Ben Franklin Parkway In Full Swing In Preparation Of Papal VisitJust one week out from the Festival of Families on the Ben Franklin Parkway, construction of the main stage continues to move along.
Cleanup Project Along Parts Of Delaware River Gets UnderwayA group of volunteers took to the Delaware River on Thursday for a two week long cleanup project.
Terminally Ill Kids, Families Party At Independence Seaport MuseumThe group of just over 50 people took self-guided tours of the various exhibits on display, while also taking time for some arts and crafts and a scavenger hunt.
Reward Now $5,000 For Man Being Sought For Shooting At Camden Police OfficerLocal authorities and the US Marshals Service are offering a $5,000 reward for information regarding the whereabouts of 21-year-old Victor Bennett, of Camden. He has several distinctive facial tattoos.
AIDS Awareness Gets Top Billing at Saturday Afternoon West Philly Hip-Hop ConcertA concert tomorrow afternoon in University City will try to raise awareness and educate youth about HIV/AIDS by giving away free tickets to anyone who takes an HIV test.
NASA Lands in Philadelphia. Its 3-Day Mission: Public Education.The space agency set up shop today at the Franklin Institute, aiming to educate the public about research aboard the International Space Station and how it benefits us back here on Earth.
In Philadelphia, Shock Over S.C. Church Massacre, and A WarningThe president of the Black Clergy of Philadelphia and Vicinity says he feels that race relations in the United States will only get worse without action.
Police Investigate Sex Assault At Southwest Philly Bus StopThe Philadelphia Police Department's Special Victims Unit is investigating a sexual assault that occurred Wednesday morning in the city's Elmwood section.
Military Facilities in Philadelphia Evacuated Over Security 'Threat'The threat was reportedly made about 10:30am, and US Navy Yard and the Naval Support Activity facility, in the city's Lawncrest section, were both evacuated and employees sent home for the day.
Charity Basketball Tournament Held To Benefit Children Of Fallen Philly OfficerDozens of people made their way out to Chestnut Hill College Saturday to watch the Sgt. Robert Wilson III Memorial Basketball tournament.
Taylor Swift Brings 1989 World Tour To PhiladelphiaPop music sensation Taylor Swift brought her 1989 Tour to Philadelphia this weekend with the first of two sold out shows at Lincoln Financial Field on Friday night.
255 City Year AmeriCorps Members Conclude Year Of Service In Philadelphia With Graduation CeremonySince the City Year program was brought to Philadelphia in 1997, more than 3,000 members have provided over 4.5 million hours of service at local schools.