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Upcoming Race Celebrates The History And Future Of The Belmont Plateau

The historic Belmont Plateau in Fairmount Park has received a much-needed restoration.

08/25/2015

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Archaeologist Dig Into The Past At Fairmount Park

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.

07/31/2015

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2 Hospitalized Following Crash In Fairmount Park

The accident occurred at Ford Road and Chamounix Drive Tuesday evening just before 4 p.m. Tuesday.

04/14/2015

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Top Family-Friendly Bike Trails In Philadelphia

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.

04/10/2015

(Schoolgirls sing "Sakura" at the Shops at Liberty Place.  Photo by John McDevitt)

Philadelphia Opens Its Annual Cherry Blossom Festival With Songs and Sushi

Philadelphia’s 18th annual Cherry Blossom Festival is underway, with a number of events this week at several venues celebrating Japanese culture.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/07/2015

Shofuso House open for Spring. (Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

‘Shofusu Japanese House & Garden’ Opens With Cherry Blossom Season Approaching

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.

03/28/2015

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Police Investigate Possible Abduction In Fairmount Park

Philadelphia Police are investigating a reported abduction of a woman along the 3200 block of Sedgley Drive.

03/26/2015

(A child tries her hand at Chinese calligraphy at the Please Touch Museum, in West Philadelphia.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

Please Touch Museum Again Brings Lunar New Year Festivities To The Younger Set

Families at the museum are celebrating the start of the “Year of the Goat” on the Chinese calendar with a variety of themed activities.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/19/2015

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Fairmount Park Mansions Ready For The Holiday Season

The halls are decked, the trees are glowing, and the smell of fresh-baked gingerbread is in the air.

12/03/2014

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Top Things To Do In Philadelphia Today, Nov. 11

Looking for something to do today? Here are our top three picks…there’s something for everyone in the Philadelphia area!

11/11/2014

The 6th annual Lemon Run (Credit: Tim Jimenez)

5K Lemon Run Raises Money For Fight Against Pediatric Cancer

Thousands took to Memorial Hall in Fairmount Park Sunday morning for the 6th annual Lemon Run.

11/09/2014

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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.

10/31/2014

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Car Goes Down Embankment In Fairmount Park

It happened around 6 p.m. Thursday at the 3800 block of Ford Road.

09/25/2014

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Bodies Of Two Men Found In Schuylkill River; Third Man, Also Stabbed, Recovering

Philadelphia police are investigating a stabbing, an alleged abduction and the discovery of two bodies in the Schuylkill River in Fairmount Park.

08/27/2014

Couple Attacked Near Kelly Drive

Philadelphia Police are looking for the suspects who allegedly attacked a couple Sunday night.

08/18/2014

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