Juneteenth Celebrations Continue Throughout Tri-State Region In Observance Of Federal HolidayJuneteenth celebrations continue throughout the Delaware Valley Monday. New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy spoke at the Greater Mount Zion AME Church on Monday morning.
Juneteenth Celebrations Taking Place Across Philadelphia Region SundayEvents are taking place all across the Philadelphia region to commemorate Juneteenth, the holiday marking the end of slavery in the United States.
Get Fresh Daily Juneteenth With Plant-Based BBQ In West Philadelphia SundayThe non-profit transformed a portion of the Global Leadership Academy Campus, creating a teaching and learning garden for students and the community.
Organizers, Officials Looking Forward To Celebrating Juneteenth In Philadelphia Region This WeekendJune 19 marks the emancipation of enslaved Americans after the Civil War. It’s also about history and connection.
Juneteenth 2022: Organizers In Philadelphia Commemorate End Of Slavery Through ArtOn Sunday, the second Juneteenth Black Music City Awards will be held in Philadelphia. This year, they are awarding up to $100,000 in grants to various artists throughout the city.
Delaware Officially Makes Juneteenth A Legal HolidayDelaware has officially made Juneteenth a legal holiday, and they invited the grandmother of Juneteenth to the signing ceremony.
Wawa's Welcome America Event Kicks Off With Juneteenth CelebrationIt was also the kick-off day for Wawa's Welcome to America event in Philadelphia.
Juneteenth Celebrations In Region Giving Some 'A Lot Of Hope And Faith For The Country That We're Moving Forward'In 1865, it was a day of liberation. This weekend, it's a celebration.
Wawa Welcome America Kicks Off Series Of Juneteenth Celebrations In Philadelphia On SaturdayOrganizers say they're also excited to have a Juneteenth component to the festivities.
America Marks Juneteenth As A Federal HolidayAmerica is marking Juneteenth as a federal holiday for the first time ever.
Philadelphia Kicks Off Juneteenth Celebrations With Flag-Raising At City HallMayor Jim Kenney said Juneteenth is a day to learn the truth about the American story and the emancipation of slaves.
Philadelphia To Celebrate Indigenous Peoples' Day On Second Monday Of October Instead Of Columbus DayFor the first time, Philadelphia will celebrate Indigenous Peoples' Day instead of Columbus Day on the second Monday of October.
Odunde Festival Returns To Sunday To Kick Off Series Of Events In Philadelphia Celebrating Black CultureEyewitness News has what to expect at this year's festival and some of the other big events happening around town this month.
New Jersey Gov. Murphy Signs Legislation Designating Juneteenth A State, Public HolidayThe holiday commemorates the ending of slavery in America.
New Jersey Lawmakers Pass Bills To Make Juneteenth State Holiday, Abolish Freeholder TitleThe measures passed the Democrat-led Legislature and head next to Democratic Gov. Phil Murphy, who earlier indicated he supports both bills.