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Flier Prohibiting The Hanging Of Flags In Burlington County Apartment Complex Stirs Up Controversy

As people in the New Amsterdam Apartments in Marlton prepare for the 4th of July, red, white and blue started popping up around the complex. That was until a flyer prohibiting the hanging of flags or signs was delivered to mailboxes Friday.

06/27/2011

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Part 2: Ultimate 4th of July Playlist, Modern

Whether you’re planning a barbeque, fireworks-viewing party or road trip, we’ve got your patriotic soundtrack covered! America’s countryside, cities, freedom and flag have been the inspiration for countless songwriters. Many of the U.S.’s most distinctive […]

06/13/2011

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Early American History Myths You Probably Believe

These early American history legends may be conventional wisdom, and some are even taught in school, but they definitely are not facts. The following myths originated from poems, stories that changed over time or historical […]

06/13/2011

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Listen Live! CBS Radio Special July 4th Programming

Listen live to special Fourth of July programming at these CBS radio stations wherever you are across the country. Whether you’re looking for summer favorites or country classics, there’s a weekend-long playlist for you and […]

06/13/2011

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Top 5 Patriotic Movies

While America does love its movies about sexy bank robbers knocking off banks and street-racers smashing up cop cars, there’s still always an audience for a good patriotic movie. Whether it’s about the US of […]

06/13/2011

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Part 1: Ultimate 4th of July Playlist, The Classics

Whether you’re planning a barbeque, fireworks-viewing party or road trip, we’ve got your patriotic soundtrack covered! America’s countryside, cities, freedom and flag have been the inspiration for countless songwriters. Many of the U.S.’s most distinctive […]

06/13/2011

(Arthur "?uestlove" Thompson, at lectern, is joined in the Mayor's City Hall reception room by fellow Roots bandmember Tariq "Black Thought" Trotter, left; Mayor Nutter, partially hidden; and Philadelphia city representative Melanie Johnson.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

‘The Roots’ Will Headline Philadelphia’s July 4th Festivities Once Again

But there will be lots of other acts involved in a the show as well, including Earth, Wind & Fire; Michael McDonald; Estelle; Sara Bareilles; and DJ Jazzy Jeff.

04/12/2011

Philadelphia Celebrates the Birth of the Nation

by KYW’s Hadas Kuznits Philadelphia is where the country’s forefathers signed the Declaration of Independence, and folks say there’s nothing like being here during Independence Day.

07/04/2010

Fourth of July Fireworks Sparkle in the Sky

by KYW’s Mike Dougherty It was a perfect evening for fireworks as thousands at Penn’s Landing were treated to the second of three displays for this year’s Welcome America Celebration. Tune in to KYW Newsradio […]

07/04/2010

Phila. Celebrates Fourth with Fireworks and Fun

by KYW’s Ian Bush Many are celebrating this Fourth of July weekend with a trip to the shore, or maybe the Poconos. But there’s plenty to do if you’re staying closer to home — especially […]

07/03/2010

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