City's One Book, One Philadelphia Selection AnnouncedThe Free Library announced its 2016 book selection and the focus is the Civil War.
Final Meeting On Redesign Of Love Park To Be Held TuesdayA public meeting is slated for Tuesday, Jan. 20 at 5:30 p.m. at the central branch of Philly’s Free Library.
Round 2 of Enrollment In Affordable Care Act Gets UnderwayThe next big push to get every American signed up for health insurance began Saturday.
Top Things To Do In Philadelphia Today, Oct. 29Looking for something to do today? Here are our top three picks…there’s something for everyone in the Philadelphia area!
Hear Philly: 40th Street Summer Series Celebrates 10 Years Of Free, Live MusicTaking place in University City on the last Saturday of each summer month, the 10th annual 40th Street Summer Series offers a variety of great, live music -- and it's all free.
One Book, One Philadelphia Concludes At Main Free Library BranchThe author of this year's selection will be on hand for one last discussion.
CBS 3 Meteorologist Kicks Off Summer Reading Program With Free Library Of PhiladelphiaKate Bilo kicked off the first week of the program Monday by reading to children at the Torresdale Library on Holme Avenue in Northeast Philadelphia.
Philadelphia Free Library Ends Late Fees For StudentsA new policy of the Philadelphia Free Library to forgive overdue book fines for students came under the microscope in City Council.
Top Picks For Commemorating The 100th Anniversary Of The TitanicOne-hundred years after the “unsinkable” ship, well, <em>sank</em>, the James Cameron-directed sob-fest starring Leo and Kate returns to the big screen—in 3-D! Here’s a guide to Titanic-themed events and programs here in Philadelphia.
Top Spots For Moms To Meet In PhiladelphiaYou love being a mom (most of the time, anyway), but sometimes you're dying for multi-syllabic conversations that don't involve threats of naptime. Lucky for you, living in Philadelphia puts you in just the right place to get out, meet up with like-minded women and let the kiddos go crazy.
Black History Month Events GuideSince 1976, the United States has set aside February as Black History Month. Here’s where to take part in the celebration of African American history, culture and heritage in the Philadelphia area.
Philadelphia Free Library Celebrates 'A Year Of Dickens'It was the best of times, it was the worst of times…and in 2012, it’s time to celebrate the 200th birthday of the dude who wrote that iconic line, Charles Dickens.