Philadelphia Boasts Record-Breaking Tourism Numbers In 2018Last year was a record-breaking year for tourism in Philadelphia.
Philadelphia Enjoys Banner Year In TourismPhiladelphia hotels set a record in 2016, raking in more than $600-million with a 78 percent occupancy rate.
Shoppers Gather Outside Reading Terminal Market For Franklin FleaFilbert Street was shut down between 11th and 12th streets, and underneath the overhang outside Reading Terminal Market were a variety of vendors, live music and food.
Lawsuit Filed in Death of Pedestrian Run Over By Duck Boat in Chinatown"Three deaths in less than five years have proven that the duck boats are dangerous on the water and dangerous on the land," said attorney Robert Mongeluzzi.
Positively Philadelphia: T-Shirts With An AttytoodOkay, so you want a Philadelphia-related t-shirt, but you want something other than the usual? Enter Philly Phaithful!
Positively Philadelphia: Another Summer of Concerts in a Fairmount Park Mansion This might be one of the loveliest things to do on a Sunday night in Philadelphia in summer.
Positively Philadelphia: Celebrating Lafayette's Arrival in Colonial AmericaWalter Staib, chef-owner of the City Tavern in Society Hill, has been named culinary ambassador for the replica tall ship of the Marquis de Lafayette, which will be arriving in Philadelphia later this month.
Positively Philadelphia: The Michener Art MuseumThe prolific author and favorite son of Doylestown, Pa. lent his name to the local art museum.
Positively Philadelphia: Food Truck Festival, May 9thA Philadelphia truck, The Cow and the Curd, was among the winners at the festival's first stop, Washington, DC.
Broad Street Runners Get Their Numbers And Their Mojo For Sunday's EventOne of the exciting preliminaries for Broad Street Run participants is picking up their race numbers beforehand at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.
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.
Live Concert Venue Planned For Former Factory Building Near Sugarhouse CasinoConcert production company "Live Nation" says it will transform the abandoned Ajax Metal Company building into what executive Don Gastion calls its "best venue in the country."
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.
Franklin Square Opens Its Visitor Amenities for 2015 SeasonOne of the busiest play parks in Philadelphia is back for its ninth season since a major renovation.
Philadelphia Hotel Industry Elated With Papal and Democratic Convention Windfalls "This is great news for us. We are on a roll," says Ed Grose, executive director of the Greater Philadelphia Hotel Association.