Liberty Bell, Independence Hall To Reopen For Weekend Despite Government ShutdownTwo historic Philadelphia landmarks closed in recent days by the government shutdown will reopen for the weekend.
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.
Philly Condo Developer Has His Eyes Set On Society Hill Next, Despite Potential Push BackDeveloper behind two successful, high-end residential towers wants to do a third high-rise condo project, and it's in the heart of Society Hill.
Newspaper Columnist Fights Off Thief In Old City Hotel RoomNew York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof fought with and restrained a burglary suspect he found in his room at the Franklin Hotel who tried to steal his wife's purse.
News, Politics and Entertainment with The Chris Stigall Show | November 7Chris reviewed the end of the SEPTA strike and the FBI's latest announcement concluding the investigation into Hillary Clinton's emails. He talked with talk show host Laura Ingraham at 6:20, Colin Hanna and Michael Bronstein on the Monday Morning Matchup at 7:00 and Al Weaver from the Washington Examiner at 8:20 to preview tomorrow's voting and also to 94 WIP's Ike Reese at 8:00 to review yesterday's Eagle's loss.
Top Spots To Learn About Philadelphia HistoryThere are so many top spots to visit, you really can’t pick wrong. If you want to learn some more about Philadelphia history, here are the top five places to visit that won’t bust your budget.
Independence Historical Park Visitor's GuideHere are some important tips on visiting the city’s most popular and most important historical landmarks at Independence National Historical Park.
Protesters Hit Streets For Hot Day Of Marches Before DNCSeveral Sunday demonstrations are planned, including an anti-fracking march from City Hall to Independence Mall, near the Liberty Bell.
News, Politics and Entertainment with The Chris Stigall Show | July 14Chris discussed the speculation around Donald Trump's choice of a running mate, Villanova not winning an ESPY, and Bernie Sanders endorsement of Hillary Clinton. At 8:20, He talked with Pennsylvania Senator Pat Toomey about the Republican convention and Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg's comments about Donald Trump.
SEPTA Renames Stop On Market Frankford LineIt's part of an effort to make its service more tourist-friendly.
Annual Reading of Declaration of Independence Draws Hundreds in Old CityIt was on this date, 239 years ago, that residents of the colonies heard the first public reading of the Declaration of Independence, bringing the high-stakes rebellion into the spotlight.
Gay Rights Activists Mark Landmark 1965 Demonstration In PhillyActivists gathered in front of Independence Hall in Philadelphia on the Fourth of July to mark the progress of their movement.
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.
City and Church Leaders Note Significance of Pope's Independence Hall StopWith Independence Hall as a backdrop, the pontiff is expected to reach out to the anticipated 30,000-50,000 spectators to talk about immigration issues.
MLK Day March In Center City To Focus On Social Justice IssuesThe demonstration set for Monday afternoon is called the MLK Day of Action, Resistance and Empowerment, or MLK DARE.