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VATICAN CITY, VATICAN - NOVEMBER 19:  Pope Francis waves to the faithful as he arrives in St. Peter's Square for his weekly audience  on November 19, 2014 in Vatican City, Vatican. During his speech Pontiff appealed for peace in the Middle East.  (Photo by Franco Origlia/Getty Images)

Officials Announce 2 Papal Parades Planned In Philadelphia; More Event Tickets To Be Released

Officials in Philadelphia say that Pope Francis will participate in two parades during his two-day visit visit and that more tickets will be made available for his public events.

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City Controller Releases Results Of Survey Of Local Businesses About Pope’s Visit

Philadelphia City Controller Alan Butkovitz has released the results of a survey of local businesses about the Pope’s visit and says he found the most surprising thing was what has happened to hotels in the city.

09/02/2015

Zeoli Show Log 09.02.15

Rich discussed whether Black Lives Matter should be labeled as a hate group, a NJ man cited for killing a seagull and new details surrounding the Pope’s visit. He also discussed Kim Davis refusing marriage licenses, John Kerry speaking about the Iran deal and old collectible items. Rich spoke with Alex Griswold about Carly Fiorina’s participation in the debate at 3:30pm. He also spoke with Randy Miller about a murder against Jimmy ‘Superfly’ Snuka. Lastly, Rich discussed Kim Davis decision not to issue marriage licenses with Washington Post contributor Jonathan Adler.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–09/02/2015

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RiverLink Ferry To Run The Weekend Of The Papal Visit

The RiverLink Ferry will not only be running, it’s adding extra service.

09/01/2015

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Talking Francis: A Pope’s Spontaneous, Personal, Controversial Communication

Part of the excitement surrounding the Pope’s visit to Philadelphia is the way he interacts with crowds: there’s an individual focus and spontaneous feel to his communication. That’s the assessment of a speechwriter-turned-priest who spoke at Villanova University on Monday.

09/01/2015

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Phila. High School Students, Teacher Build Cross For World Meeting Of Families Youth Congress

A 10-foot cross made by high school students and their instructor will grace the World Meeting of Families Youth Summit.

08/31/2015

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Amtrak Adding Trains, Cars For Papal Visit

Amtrak says it’s adding trains and cars to help travelers get around during Pope Francis’ U.S. visit next month.

08/21/2015

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Penn Museum Marks Papal Visit With Exhibit Showcasing Collection Of Ancient Writings

The Penn Museum opened an exhibit this week that showcases a number of ancient religious writings, including some of the earliest fragments of the Bible.

08/20/2015

Perry Milou and his work "A Prayer for Peace." (Photo provided by artist)

Philadelphia Artist Creates Official World Meeting Of Families Portrait Of Pope Francis

“This was true divine intervention,” says Perry Milou. The Philadelphia native says his life filled with so-called divine coincidences.

08/19/2015

News, Politics and Entertainment with The Chris Stigall Show | August 18

Chris discussed Stevie Wonder’s surprise free concert at Dilworth Plaza, Congressman Chaka Fattah’s call for a review of his prosecutors, and Philadelphia’s ‘day of kindness.’

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–08/18/2015

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Preview Walk Across Benjamin Franklin Bridge Held Ahead Of Papal Visit

Members of the media joined transportation officials for a Papal visit preview walk across the Benjamin Franklin Bridge.

08/13/2015

File photo. Pope Francis waves to the faithful during his weekly audience in St. Peter's Square.  (Credit: Franco Origlia/Getty Images)

FOP Says Officers On The Beat Seek Guidance For Papal Visit

The FOP says Philadelphia Police on the beat want a little guidance for the days when Pope Francis visits Philadelphia.

08/11/2015

VATICAN CITY, VATICAN - NOVEMBER 19:  Pope Francis waves to the faithful as he arrives in St. Peter's Square for his weekly audience  on November 19, 2014 in Vatican City, Vatican. During his speech Pontiff appealed for peace in the Middle East.  (Photo by Franco Origlia/Getty Images)

City Officials To Meet With Business Owners To Discuss Pope Security Fears

Philadelphia city officials will soon meet with business owners to calm any fears that come along with Pope Francis’ visit the final weekend in September.

08/10/2015

Doc Magrogan's Oyster House in Philadelphia's University City neighborhood. (credit: Kristen Johanson/KYW)

University City Businesses React To Road Closures During Papal Visit

Businesses in University City will have to alter some of their plans for the Papal visit.

08/05/2015

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Job Fair Wednesday Seeks Security Guards For Papal Visit

Pennsylvania Career Link will host US Security Associates on Wednesday for a job fair. The goal is to hire 100 security guards to help deal with crowds during the World Meeting of Families and the Papal weekend.

08/04/2015

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