Ticketing System Being Explored For Pope Francis' Speech At Independence HallWith safety and security key priorities, the Archdiocese says it's in discussions with the U.S. Secret Service, the National Park Service, and the City of Philadelphia to explore the possibility of a ticketing system for the Pope's speech at Independence Mall.
Philly Pops Play Free Concert To Celebrate July 4th In Old CityThousands from across the world sat on Independence Mall Friday evening to celebrate the holiday weekend.
Pre-4th Street Fair in Old City Brings Food and Music to Independence MallThe holiday celebrations are underway in the Old City section of Philadelphia, where the "Liberty Block Party" runs until 8:30pm tonight.
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.
Hundreds Gather Along Independence Mall For "Love Wins" RallyAcross the country, people are celebrating the Supreme Court decision to uphold and legalize Gay marriage across the country, including right here in Philadelphia.
Philly Bike Share Program Off To Early Success In Historic DistrictThe mayor's office of transportation and utilities said the numbers show Indigo bike stations near Independence Mall are some of the busiest in the city.
KYW Flashback: Celebrating The 200th Anniversary Of The United States Constitution In PhiladelphiaIt was the 200th anniversary of the historic gathering to draft a constitution that would define the morals and goals of a new country.
Freedom Fighters Remembered, History Lessons Taught On Independence MallMemorial Day is the time to remember those who died defending our freedom, including those who served in our nation's very first Army.
Positively Philadelphia: Exhibition of Richard Avedon PhotographyThe new show, running at the National Museum of American Jewish History, highlights the decades-long career of celebrity and fashion photographer Richard Avedon.
Innovative Bench At Independence National Historical Park Monitors Air Quality, WeatherPhiladelphia is one of five cities to test out a high-tech bench that allows the public to participate in the measurement of air quality and weather information.
ONLY A DRILL: Philadelphia Police Hold Training Exercise Tonight In Old CityThe police department says the exercise will start about 5pm in the area of 6th and Market Streets, and will run till about 9pm.
KYW Flashback: Newsradio Goes On The Move...Again And AgainIf KYW Newsradio moves its studios to a new Philadelphia location -- it must be March.
Philadelphia's Jewish History Museum Spotlights George Washington's Efforts For Religious FreedomA spokeswoman says Washington's letter restating his now-famous famous words, "to bigotry no sanction, to persecution no assistance," underscored his committment to freedom.
Thousands Converge On Independence Mall For Night Of OperaFolks packed onto Independence Mall to watch Opera Philadelphia's performance of the Barber of Seville Saturday.