Plungers Take Dip In Icy Water For Special Olympics Pa.Those brave enough will take a dip into the icy water for the second annual Philadelphia Polar Plunge, hosted by Special Olympics Pennsylvania (SOPA).
Hear Philly: Dinner And Dancing For A Wonderful Cause Thanksgiving WeekendThe Philadelphia Charity Ball takes place November 29th at the Bellevue in Center City.
Special Olympics Pa. Honors 8 New 'Hall of Fame' Inductees"We're here today to honor four athletes and four volunteers who have been instrumental to the success of Special Olympics for many, many years," said the CEO of Special Olympics Pennsylvania.
Hear Philly: Leprechaun Run Goes The Extra Mile For Special Olympics PAThe Leprechaun Run is now in its 29th year. It was created by a former police officer and his wife, who handed the event over to the Special Olympics just last year.
Lawmakers Move To Strike 'Mental Retardation' Language From Phila. LawsAdvocates for those with intellectual disabilities testified that the language in Philadelphia's laws and regulations needs to be modernized.
The St. Patrick's Day Party Has Started In Center City Many are celebrating Saint Patrick's Day early at area waterholes this weekend. The day started early for hundreds a benefit run along the Schuylkill river and then to an after-run gathering in Old City.