George Washington

(The Philadelphia History Museum is located at 15 South Seventh Street, in center city.  Credit: Lynne Adkins)

Museum of Philadelphia History To Reopen After 3-Year Makeover

It’s now called the “Philadelphia History Museum at the Atwater Kent.”

09/18/2012

(Credit: Jay Lloyd)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: The Perkiomen Trail

Here’s a local hiking-biking getaway that gives you an overnight option.

08/16/2012

(National Museum of American Jewish History Curator Josh Perelman at the George Washington Exhibit, Photo Provided)

Positively Philadelphia: George Washington Exhibit At Jewish History Museum

The new exhibit highlights the importance of religous freedoms to the founding fathers.

06/24/2012

(The Deshler-Morris House, in Germantown, considered to be the oldest surviving official presidential residence in the country. Credit: Tim Jimenez)

Germantown’s Deshler-Morris House, Oldest Surviving ‘White House,’ Reopens Saturday

“Technically speaking, (this is) the oldest presidential home that’s still standing today,” says National Park Service park ranger Matt Ifill.

04/06/2012

National Constitution Center

Step Into The Presidents’ Shoes Today At The Constitution Center

On this President’s Day, the National Constitution Center has several events planned to entertain and educate.

02/20/2012

(credit:  Phran Novelli)

Founding Fathers Were Founding Gardeners

George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, James Madison, and John Adams weren’t just Presidents, they were also great gardeners.

02/20/2012

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Saint Joseph’s Holds Off George Washington 73-66

Langston Galloway scored 18 points and keyed a decisive 21-2 first half run as Saint Joseph’s held on for a 73-66 win over George Washington on Saturday.

02/18/2012

Minnesota v Saint Joseph

St. Joe’s Looks To Stay Hot At George Washington Saturday

St. Joe’s looks to stay hot against George Washington.

02/17/2012

(Valley Forge National Historical Park.  File photo by John Ostapkovich)

4,000 Boy Scouts Expected This Weekend at Valley Forge Encampment

The “Washington’s Birthday Encampment and Pilgrimage” is the oldest continuous scouting event in the world.

02/17/2012

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Top Spots To View Presidential History In Philadelphia

Philadelphia is known as the ‘Cradle of Liberty’ for good reason. The city served as the first capital of the United States and was home to the original White House.

02/17/2012

(Credit: Molly Daly)

The Philadelphia History Museum Reopens To Public This Week

Executive Director Charles Croce says the first gallery offers an overview of the city’s 300 year history, using an inventive combination of historic objects and first person narratives from contemporary Philadelphians.

02/12/2012

Temple v Penn State

Temple Rallies To Beat George Washington 79-72

Temple gets another Atlantic 10 win.

02/09/2012

Temple v Penn State

Temple Goes For 7th Straight Win

Temple goes for their seventh straight win.

02/08/2012

Villanova v Temple

Owls Now Alone Atop Atlantic 10

Listen to what Fran Dunphy has to say about Temple’s game with George Washington.

02/06/2012

(Lisa Acker Moulder, director of the Betsy Ross House, with the tools and ingredients using in Colonial times to make chocolate.  Credit: Hadas Kuznits)

Yummy History of Chocolate Coming To Betsy Ross House

Lisa Acker Moulder, director of the Betsy Ross House, says that from December 26th through 31st, they’ll be hosting free historic chocolate-making demonstrations.

12/22/2011

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