Penns Landing

Penn's Landing File Photo (Credit: Dan Wing)

Summer Fun Coming To Penn’s Landing

CBS 3 is proud to partner with Screenings Under the Stars and Smooth Jazz Summer Nights for a plethora of events at Penn’s Landing this summer.

07/07/2015

(The USS Olympia, on Penn's Landing.  Photo by Mike DeNardo)

KYW Flashback: U.S.S. Olympia Stays In Philadelphia

Just last year, KYW’s Mike Denardo reported that the Olympia would not go to the scrap heap or a watery grave

06/25/2015

Philadelphia's Gazela, built in 1901 in Portugal. (Credit: Tim Jimenez)

Tall Ships Festival Sails Into Philadelphia

Its Opening Day for the Festival along the Delaware River.

06/25/2015

(Photo credit: Mike Dougherty)

The Irish American Festival Kicks Off Cities Summer Multi-Cultural Series

The event played Irish music as people did Irish dances. The day was all about a celebration of the Emerald Isle. Michael Bradley, an event organizer praised the event and the city of Philadelphia for holding the festival.

06/07/2015

(Mayor Nutter, third from right, joins in a ribbon-cutting to officially reopen the city's Vietnam War memorial after a seven-year makeover.  Photo by Marcy Norton)

Philadelphia’s Vietnam Memorial Rededicated After Seven-Year Makeover

A ribbon-cutting on Memorial Day marked the official reopening of the Philadelphia memorial, which had fallen into disrepair after suffering years of vandalism.

05/25/2015

The Roots perform at "The Roots Picnic" music festival at Penn's Landing on June 7, 2008 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo Jeff Fusco/Getty Images)

Guide To The 2015 Roots Picnic

This year, Festival Pier is again set to host the annual festival on the waterfront. Here’s what you need to know.

05/22/2015

The Roots Picnic

Get Sprung at The Roots Picnic

Sign up here for more E.S.P. recommendations of things to eat, see and do nearby. The Roots Picnic Sat, May 30, 2015 11:00 AM Festival Pier (at Penn’s Landing), Philadelphia, PA Find Tickets So, spring […]

05/07/2015

(In the mayor's reception room at Philadelphia City Hall, DRWC officials displayed placards showcasing some of the summer activities along the riverfront.  Photo by Justin Udo)

Officials Roll Out Big Changes To Philadelphia’s Delaware River Waterfront This Summer

The wintertime ice rink, at Spruce Street Harbor Park, is being transformed into a summertime roller rink. But that’s not the only big change taking place.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/09/2015

(The USS Olympia, on Penn's Landing.  Photo by Mike DeNardo)

KYW Flashback: A Long History With The U.S.S. Olympia

Since KYW Newsradio was launched in Philadelphia, our reporters made an annual pilgrimage up a steel gangway to the deck of the U.S.S. Olympia.

04/01/2015

Police say a man was stabbed in the game room of the Dave & Buster's in Philadelphia. (credit: CBS)

Cops: Man Stabbed In Game Room At Dave & Buster’s In Philly

Police are investigating the stabbing of a man inside a Dave & Buster’s in Philadelphia Monday night.

02/24/2015

(Waterfront Square, on Delaware Avenue near the foot of Poplar Street, in Fishtown.  Photo by KYW's John McDevitt)

Police Investigate Series Of Burglaries At Waterfront Square

Police believe two people on the inside are responsible for four burglaries dating back to August. The most recent happened just before Christmas.

01/17/2015

(Waterfront Square, on Delaware Avenue near the foot of Poplar Street, in Fishtown.  Photo by KYW's John McDevitt)

Delaware Riverfront Apartment Complex, in Fishtown, Is Scene of Rash of Recent Thefts

A source close to the investigation says apartments in Waterfront Square, just south of the Sugarhouse casino, have been hit at least four times by burglars since August.

01/16/2015

(credit: Mike Williams of Delaware River Port Authority)

DRPA Preparing To Sell RiverLink Ferry That Links Penn’s Landing To Camden Riverfront

The Delaware River Port Authority is preparing to get rid of its RiverLink ferry that links Penn’s Landing and the Camden waterfront, but keep the service in operation when it cranks up again in the spring.

01/10/2015

(File photo.  Credit: CBS)

Parents And Kids Of All Ages Enjoy NYE Fireworks At Penn’s Landing

Bundled in jackets and wrapped in scarves, thousands braved the cold on Penn’s Landing for the annual New Year’s Eve fireworks show.

12/31/2014

(Mummers' music and sprays of fireworks accompanied the announcement of details for New Year's Eve fireworks on the Delaware River.  Photo by Mike Dunn)

Chris May, Jessica Dean And Kathy Orr Host ‘Celebrate 2015′ Live Fireworks Special December 31st, 11:30 PM On CBS 3

CBS 3 will once again ring in the New Year with a live broadcast of Penn’s Landing’s New Year’s Eve fireworks spectacular.

12/23/2014

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