Pennsylvania Convention Center
That appointment is noteworthy because tourism industry officials have long privately (and occasionally publicly) blamed the carpenters for customer dissatisfaction at the center.
Communities across the city of “brotherly love” showed affection for dads this Father’s Day Weekend.
Chris details the restraining order issued that could provide a lung for a Newtown Square girl in need of a transplant and the collapse of a building yesterday in Center City. He talks to Senator Pat Toomey and hosts a debate between Katrina Anderson of the Commonwealth Foundation and Wendell Young of the United Food and Commercial Workers Union on the privatization of Pennsylvania’s state owned liquor stores.
A private manager has been retained by the Pennsylvania Convention Center to run the day-to-day operations, in an effort to reverse a trend of lagging bookings of future conventions, meetings and trade shows.
Chris discusses the death of New Jersey Senator Frank Lautenberg and whether Governor Chris Christie will appoint a Republican to fill his seat. He also details a family’s struggle to get a lung transplant for their daughter and why the government should not be involved. He also talks to Rich Zeoli and climate scientist Steve Goreham.
Board members are scheduled to vote Wednesday on whether to hire a private firm to run the day-to-day operations.
City officials are making final preparations to re-do its job fair for Philadelphia ex-offenders, less than two weeks after a similar event was shut down because of the huge turnout.
Lou Ferrigno played green superhero “The Incredible Hulk” on the TV series which debuted in 1977.
A website that follows the commercial real estate industry reports that the Marriott Hotel in Center City is up for sale and declining Convention Center bookings may be the cause.
Four large and original mosaic pieces have been resurrected from the dust bin, and now greet visitors in the Broad Street atrium of the Pennsylvania Convention Center.
And it seems that long-running labor issues are the key concern.
Children had the opportunity to be a KYW News Anchor at Israel 65 in Philadelphia on May 19th, 2013.
“Only the green roof parking garage saves it from an F” in their report card on the applications, the group’s spokeswoman said.
The 9th Annual Black History and Culture Show includes dozens of exhibits that illustrate the talent and accomplishments of African Americans past and present.
On Thursday at the Market East station, the George Weldon Trio played jazz music for passersby.