It seems every Labor Day holiday there are auto accidents that are the result of individuals leaving a gathering after having too much to drink. What starts as a happy time ends up as a crisis situation.
An estimated crowd of 50,000 will be on the Parkway Saturday. Many will be there to see one man, Jay-Z, who made a brief public appearance Friday night.
Jersey shore shop owners think this holiday weekend will be a good one for business.
“On Labor Day, the most important thing for labor is to protect themselves,” said Steve Sweeney, president of the New Jersey state senate.
“This is a big thing, and we can do big things. We’ve done big things in the past,” said Mayor Michael Nutter on Tuesday, as he assured the public that the city is prepared for the concert.
It was nice to watch gas prices tumble leading up to the 4th of July. Triple-AAA Mid-Atlantic says that’s over, for now.
This summer promises a series of musical events in every genre, from multi-day festivals to one-night shows.
A 52-year-old woman has been sentenced to 15 to 30 months in prison for a D-U-I attack on a block party and water slide in Northeast Philadelphia on Labor day.
Chris reviews the Phillies big extra inning win yesterday and the interesting choices that some local news rooms are making during sweeps week. He talks to Buzz Bissinger about his book Father’s Day, CBS 3’s Ben Simoneau about the PA LCB wasting tax payer dollars and to the Philly Post’s Tom McGrath about Jay-Z’s Labor Day concert on the Parkway.
Chris reviews the latest Obama Campaign attack ad against Mitt Romney and the latest polling that shows Romney ahead. He talks to Filmmaker Kevin Williams about his documentary, Fear of a Black Republican, and to Dr. Craig Wax about a town hall meeting he will be participating in called Restoring Medical Freedom.
Chris asks why Saturday Night Live isn’t more critical of President Obama? He talks to Jeff Roe and Michael Bronstein on the Monday Morning Matchup, Phillies Manager Charlie Manuel coming off their series with San Diego, and Entertainment Tonight’s Nancy O’Dell.
The company is hoping to get control of escalating jet fuel costs. Now, what does that mean for airline passengers?
New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, who has seen Bruce Springsteen in concert more than a hundred times, called on The Boss on Tuesday to help Atlantic City by performing at the new Revel casino on Labor Day weekend.
State lawmakers are again considering legislation that would require school districts in Pennsylvania to begin classes after Labor Day.
Humane officials are putting up a reward, in hopes of tracking down whoever shot a whale most likely before Labor Day out in the Atlantic Ocean.