The Countdown to Noon was accompanied by cheers as hundreds of parents and children crowded under the dome to watch the Please Touch Museum’s version of the ball drop.
Kids at the Please Touch Museum were voting on their favorite book from among those read to them at story time.
A bicyclist was injured along Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive in Philadelphia Thursday morning, and Mayor Nutter was one of the first to call 911.
Several fabulous food-related events are coming up very soon in and around Philadelphia.
The benefits of composting include boosting garden plant health and reducing the amount of organic waste that ends up in local landfills. Here is a simple guide to composting locally in Philadelphia.
The Grande Dame of Philadelphia’s historic houses has had a facelift and is ready once again to receive visitors.
Lynn McMaster, the interim president and CEO of the children’s museum in Fairmount Park says the move will not affect the day-to-day operations of the popular children’s attraction.
The men were apparently fishing in the creek near Lincoln Drive and Forbidden Drive in Fairmount Park.
Police say it was just after 2 a.m. Saturday when they found a man in a car that had run off the road and crashed into a tree at 33rd and Girard Avenue.
The project recaptures the design principles of the original 1957 work by Tansai Sano, the landscape architect from Kyoto.
More than 5,000 participants came out to Fairmount Park on Saturday morning to race to help raise money for charity.
“Individuals or non-profit organizations or corporations have to get in touch with us and then what we are able to do is change the color of the lights for them,” Barry Bessler said.
Here are the top summer vacation activities in Philadelphia.
For the serious amateur athlete, the challenge of triathlons, mudders and other running competitions that feature a something-extra challenge, there are a number of events scheduled in Philadelphia and surrounding areas this summer.
The iconic estate has a history going back to the Revolutionary War, and was a stop on the Underground Railroad. The group that runs the site is suing a contractor over a partially completed addition.