The historic Belmont Plateau in Fairmount Park has received a much-needed restoration.
On top of a hill overlooking the Shofuso Japanese House and Garden, excavators are digging and sifting through dirt, searching for remnants of the Japanese Bazzare and garden that was a featured attraction at the 1876 Centennial Exposition.
The accident occurred at Ford Road and Chamounix Drive Tuesday evening just before 4 p.m. Tuesday.
More than 200 miles of trails wind through Fairmount Park, and Valley Forge and Ridley Creek offer additional trail networks just outside Philadelphia. So dig out those helmets and riding gloves from the closet, pack up the kids and get ready for some bike-riding fun at these top family-friendly bicycle trails around the City of Brotherly Love.
Philadelphia’s 18th annual Cherry Blossom Festival is underway, with a number of events this week at several venues celebrating Japanese culture.
Folks eager for nicer weather will be happy to hear that Philadelphia’s Shofusu Japanese House and Garden in Fairmount Park has officially opened for the season.
Philadelphia Police are investigating a reported abduction of a woman along the 3200 block of Sedgley Drive.
Families at the museum are celebrating the start of the “Year of the Goat” on the Chinese calendar with a variety of themed activities.
The halls are decked, the trees are glowing, and the smell of fresh-baked gingerbread is in the air.
Looking for something to do today? Here are our top three picks…there’s something for everyone in the Philadelphia area!
Thousands took to Memorial Hall in Fairmount Park Sunday morning for the 6th annual Lemon Run.
Health: Thousands Expected At PurpleStride Philadelphia Supporting The Fight Against Pancreatic Cancer
The fight against pancreatic cancer comes to Philadelphia this weekend, with thousands of people joining the battle at Memorial Hall in Fairmount Park. November is Pancreatic cancer awareness month.
It happened around 6 p.m. Thursday at the 3800 block of Ford Road.
Philadelphia police are investigating a stabbing, an alleged abduction and the discovery of two bodies in the Schuylkill River in Fairmount Park.
Philadelphia Police are looking for the suspects who allegedly attacked a couple Sunday night.