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Philly’s Chinatown Community Celebrates Lunar New Year

Philadelphia’s Chinatown echoed with firecrackers and drums on Sunday as the community celebrated the lunar New Year, which began Friday.

02/02/2014

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Hundreds Gather To Ring In 2014 In Philadelphia

New Year’s Eve in Philadelphia means two fireworks shows. One to officially ring in 2014 at midnight and a 6 p.m. display that brought in a lot of families.

12/31/2013

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Preparations In Full Swing For New Year’s Eve Fireworks Shows

More than 4,000 shells were loaded onto barges at the Philadelphia Navy Yard Sunday in preparation for the New Year’s Eve fireworks shows.

12/29/2013

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Restaurants, Food Trucks Line Chestnut Street Bridge, Giving Patrons A ‘Taste Of Philly’

Some of your favorite restaurants and food trucks have set up shop at Penn’s Landing this weekend for the annual Taste of Philadelphia event.

07/06/2013

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Firecracker Thrown After Philly Fireworks Show, Causing False Shooting Stories

A city official says a man threw a firecracker to the ground as the crowd was dispersing after the Fourth of July fireworks display in downtown Philadelphia.

07/05/2013

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SEPTA Announces Holiday Service Plans For 4th Of July

To accommodate extra holiday travelers heading to events like the Wawa Welcome America festival and the fireworks, SEPTA will be running extra service on the Broad Street Line, the Market-Frankford Line, trolley routes and Regional Rail lines.

07/02/2013

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4th Of July Suburban Fireworks Guide

The best part about Independence Day? The fireworks! Here’s where to watch the night sky light up in the Philly suburbs.

06/30/2013

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Best Firework Displays Across the Country

From the patriotic heart of Washington, D.C. to the big city flash of New York, these spots are known for their impressive summer events.

06/21/2013

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Local Casino Operator to Fund Norristown’s July 4th Fireworks Display

This is good news for some local business owners who were planning to hit the streets this weekend to try to raise enough money for the fireworks.

06/06/2013

Bucks County Man Sentenced For Pipe Bomb Scare

A 50-year-old Bucks County man has been sentenced to two-and-half years in prison for possessing pipe bombs, dangerous conduct that terrified his mother and forced the evacuation of their Warrington neighborhood in May of last year.

01/05/2013

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Thouasands Bring In The New Year At Penn’s Landing

The city of Philadelphia hosted annual New Year’s Eve celebrations with the highlight being a pair of fireworks shows over the Delaware River.

12/31/2012

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Children Get To Ring In The New Year A Little Early With Family

New Year’s isn’t just for adults. Some kids had the opportunity to ring in 2013 a little early Monday.

12/31/2012

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New Year’s Eve Fireworks Preview

SugarHouse Casino Presents New Year’s Eve Fireworks on the Waterfront at 6pm and 12 Midnight!

12/31/2012

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Producers, Coast Guard Make Final Preparations For New Year’s Eve Fireworks Shows

Fireworks show producer Ken Furstoss says crews are beginning the three-day job of loading shells for the two shows — which, he says, should go off regardless of rain or snow.

12/28/2012

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Top Family-Friendly New Year’s Parties In Philadelphia

New Year’s Eve doesn’t have to be all about alcohol-fueled parties and crazy ball drop bashes. Toddlers, teenagers and parental units can enjoy the festive holiday by celebrating at family friendly destinations throughout Philadelphia. From scrumptious buffets to spectacular pyrotechnic displays, the city has it all. Skip the raucous revelers, ring out the old, and ring in the new with these top family friendly New Year’s Eve parties in the city of brotherly love.

12/28/2012

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