Malcolm Lazin, chair of the 50th anniversary celebration, notes that the 1965 demostrations on behalf of gay rights were an act of tremendous courage at the time.
And he says the city will try to make next year’s “Welcome America” concert a bit more G-rated.
There was an abundance of music, costumes, and American flags, a celebration of the many cultures that make up this city.
Vice president Joe Biden is helping celebrate Independence Day in the nation’s birthplace.
Hopeful beachgoers were feeling the effects of the storm, with both rain and winds increasing in intensity as the storm passed well off shore.
In experienced hands, fireworks can be safe and a source of great excitement. This Independence Day remember that an experienced adult needs to be in charge of the fireworks.
The 2nd Annual Freedom Festival started off with a big bang Thursday aboard the Battleship New Jersey.
These World Cup fans have a leg-up on us all when it comes to showing their patriotism and we all need to take cues from their American ways. Here are 17 World Cup fans that are more prepared for the 4th of July than you:
City officials tell concertgoers to dress appropriately for the heat, carry items in a clear bag if possible, and leave the coolers at home.
In light of the poor weather, some towns are canceling or rescheduling their fireworks displays.
This 4th of July weekend, add some zing to your Independence Day eats with these unique, limited-time treats from Philly establishments.
Chris Stigall spoke with former Pennsylvania Senator Rick Santorum on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT about a variety of topics in advance of the Fourth of July.
Biden will join Mayor Nutter and others on Thursday morning in front of Independence Hall for the 2014 edition of the “Celebration of Freedom” ceremony.
Here’s where to catch the fireworks at the shore points.
With 41 million Americans expected to travel this year, highways and airports will be packed with travelers looking to take advantage of the 3-day weekend.