Fourth of July
Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst has pulled the plug on the festivities – which usually include entertainment and a fireworks show — due to “current fiscal constraints.”
Philadelphia’s Fourth of July celebration is going national. This year’s free outdoor concert will be broadcast live on the cable network Vh1.
One of the sweetest ways to celebrate the Fourth of July is with some of our most patriotic fruits: native blueberries and raspberries.
The fact that fireworks are much more plentiful and easier to obtain increases the opportunity for injury.
If you want to see fireworks this holiday, it’s best to head to a community display rather than celebrating in your backyard.
His presentation of what officers said and did is based on voluminous contemporary writings.
Get ready for Occupy Fourth of July in the cradle of liberty.
Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter warns drivers to stay away from the Art Museum area on July 4th, and encourages folks to get there using public transportation instead.
Pyro Spectaculars produces some of the biggest July 4th fireworks displays. We talked to them about their plans for this year.
A survey of crash data compiled by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration finds July 4th is the deadliest day for teens to be out on the roads.
The city of Philadelphia announced the entertainment line-up for the Wawa Welcome America celebration, marking America’s birthday.
“There’s no reason why they can’t do it at 9, when it gets dark,” says one woman we spoke with.
Some sat in lawn chairs, others on blankets and many just stood waving the American flag while they listened to the patriotic sounds of Peter Nero and the Philly Pops.
“Everything this year is the 10th Anniversary year of 9/11, so obviously, there’s heightened awareness,” Commissioner Charles Ramsey says.
Chris reviews President Obama’s press conference yesterday, talks to former U.N. Ambassador John Bolton about the intervention in Libya, Gerri Willis, host of the Willis Report on FOX Business Channel and to Comedian Joe Piscopo about the opening of Club Piscopo at Resorts in Atlantic City.