Vietnam Veteran Honored With Magis Award During Independence Day CeremoniesIn front of a flag-waving crowd at Independence Hall, Mayor Jim Kenney gave the city's Magis Award to Ralph Galati, director of veterans services at St. Joseph's University.
Moshulu 'Shakes' Up Menu With Patriotic DessertPastry chef Sandy Valentine created the "4th of July inspired" milkshake that is decorated with white frosting and red and blue M&M's.
Hams From Philly Area 'Radio Active' In Observance Of America's IndependenceAmateur radio operators from Philadelphia are activating their stations in a special observance of America's independence that will draw attention to the original 13 colonies.
History Comes Alive During Pop-Up Performance On Independence MallFolks at the Independence Visitor's Center got a very special reading from one Thomas Jefferson.
Police: Wilkes-Barre Man's 4th Of July Celebration Involved Gasoline BombA northeast Pennsylvania man is jailed after police say he tried to celebrate Independence Day with a gasoline bomb.
Philadelphia Celebrates July 4th With Big Roster Of ActivitiesPhiladelphia is, once again, going all out to make sure the birthplace of the nation has its best birthday celebration.
The Nation's Birthplace Revs Up Once Again For America's BirthdayIndependence Day isn't until Saturday, but Philadelphia's Fourth of July celebration was already getting underway on Friday morning.
Guide To July 4th Fireworks In The SuburbsThe best part about Independence Day? The fireworks! Here’s where to watch the night sky light up in the suburbs.
Guide To July 4th Celebrations At The ShoreDown the shore for the 4th? Celebrate on the beach with festivals, parades and fireworks in these New Jersey and Delaware beach towns!
Getaway Guide: Famous Forts For The 4th Of JulyForts have guarded the portals of American settlements since the earliest days of the nation's colonial history. But they hold greater symbolism on Independence Day, when the glow of fireworks lights up the stars and stripes.
America's Most Patriotic Summer Vacation SpotsThe U.S.A. boasts all-American tourist spots from sea to shining sea.
Guide To The Welcome America! FestivalStarting June 27th, the massive 4th of July fest will sweep the city, bringing with it a plethora of events for the whole fam. Here’s your guide to the annual celebration.

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