Positively Philadelphia!

KYW's Lauren Lipton presents good news about Philadelphia!

The Christmas Village is returning to Love Park in Philadelphia.
Russ Brown Photography
Lauren Lipton
November 17, 2019 - 4:30 am
Get ready, get set: the Philadelphia Christmas Village is about to open, with a preview weekend on November 23-24 before officially launching on Thanksgiving Day.
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Charisse McGill's French toast bites
Lokal Artisan Foods
Lauren Lipton
November 10, 2019 - 8:00 am
The annual Made in Philadelphia Holiday Market at Dilworth Park will officially open on Thanksgiving Day, and one of the most popular vendors will be back with her beloved French toast bites. Listen to Positively Philadelphia! for the details.
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Kathryn Hiesinger, curator of decorative arts and design, in front of a giant balloon that breathes.
Lauren Lipton/KYW Newsradio
Lauren Lipton
October 27, 2019 - 3:05 pm
Designs for Different Futures is a new exhibit at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, which collects 80 works that address challenges we may face in the future. Listen to the full podcast here.
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A rain garden on display, made possible by the Rain Check program.
Courtesy of Philadelphia Water Department
Lauren Lipton
October 13, 2019 - 4:30 am
The Philadelphia Water Department's Rain Check may be one of the best programs you never heard of. It helps you beautify your home and the city, and help the environment.
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Fall festivities at Dilworth Park.
Courtesy of Center City District
Lauren Lipton
October 06, 2019 - 1:56 pm
The summer fun might be over at Dilworth Park, but the fall and winter festivities are just getting started.
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"French kiss, a love letter to Paris" is a photography exhibit at the Sofitel Hotel at 17th and Samson streets in Center City.
Lauren Lipton/KYW Newsradio
Lauren Lipton
September 29, 2019 - 10:25 am
"French kiss, a love letter to Paris" is a photography exhibit at the Sofitel Hotel at 17th and Samson streets in Center City.
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Lauren Lipton
August 04, 2019 - 12:18 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Every Tuesday night for the rest of August, Seger Park on 10th and Lombard streets goes to the dogs. "During the summer we offer an event we call Woofstock. It's live music every Tuesday from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., weather permitting. It's local musicians who perform...
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Lauren Lipton
June 23, 2019 - 10:36 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Broadway Philadelphia season is underway and many theater fans have already got their season tickets like Lorianne Lowy and Diane Hennessy who come from Long Beach Island. "We started out, we wanted Hamilton tickets and then there were other shows we wanted to see...
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The University of the Arts "Z" Big Band has been recognized as one of the best collegiate ensembles in the nation.
Lauren Lipton/KYW Newsradio
Lauren Lipton
June 17, 2019 - 2:46 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Students in Philadelphia get a chance to perform before they graduate and do it for real. The University of the Arts' "Z" Big Band has been recognized as one of the best collegiate ensembles in the nation. "The band is basically the top students in the music...
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BEBOT is a 13,000 pound, 33-foot statue trucked to Philadelphia from the Burning Man festival in Nevada.
Courtesy of Camille Mola
Lauren Lipton
June 02, 2019 - 12:26 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — There's a huge new public art piece in Philadelphia. BEBOT is a 13,000 pound, 33-foot statue trucked to Philadelphia from the Burning Man festival in Nevada and it now is on full display at the new Piazza Pod Park in Northern Liberties. "I think he is thoroughly at...
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