Buried Philly: Uncovering 300 Years Of History“There’s so much history in this city it’s just unbelievable,” said Bob Giannini, a historian and curator with the National Park Service.
Harvard Researchers Find Copy of Declaration of Independence Harvard University researchers say they've discovered a second parchment copy of the Declaration of Independence.
2015 Flag Day Events In PhiladelphiaDid you know that Pennsylvania was the first and only state to designate Flag Day a state holiday? If not, head to one of these celebratory events honoring the symbol of our country!
Local Group Hopes To Share The Stories Of Americans Of South Asian Descent Through New BookFood, Bollywood and yoga. Those are what most people think of when it comes to South Asian culture, “but they aren’t the only aspects,” says Samip Mallick.
Camden Pair On A Mission To Protect Historic Former Home Of Martin Luther King Jr.For two years of his life, from 1948 to 1950, Martin Luther King Junior lived at a now-dilapidated home in the 700-block of Walnut Street.
Getaway Guide: Veterans Day DestinationsOn November 11th, we'll celebrate Veterans Day, a tribute to the men and women who served in the armed forces during times of both conflict and peace.
Philly Appears To Hold Early Edge For Democratic National Convention The original U.S. capital and now the nation's fifth largest city, Philadelphia touts its historical significance. It has hosted the presidential nominating convention seven times since 1856, most recently the Republican one in 2000.
An Epidemic: Top 10 Outbreaks In U.S. HistoryThroughout the years, epidemics and plagues have shaken up societies and cultures around the world.
10th Grade History Teacher Writes Trilogy Of NovelsInner city kids need positive role models. So says a high school history teacher who's mounted an unusual outreach.
Angelo Cataldi Gives 11-Year-Old Jordan Bondrowski $500 For T-Mac Ball, Who Donates It AllJordan Bondrowski joined Angelo Cataldi in studio on 94WIP to hand him the Tom McCarthy homerun ball.
Children Visiting Philly’s Historical District Can Dress Like A Colonial During TourA new program in Philadelphia’s historic district allows children to wear colonial costumes as they tour the sites.
In Honor Of March's Charter Day, Many Pa. Museums And Historic Sites Offering Free AdmissionCharter Day, or March 9th, is held annually to celebrate the founding of Pennsylvania.