Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Philadelphia's Made in America festival
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Tim Jimenez
July 18, 2018 - 7:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Made in America Festival, a Labor Day weekend staple on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, will be at a new location in Philadelphia starting in 2019. Some people who live around the parkway have had their share of complaints about noise and road closures, but some,...
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Pope Francis is shown celebrating the Mass on the solemnity of the Most Holy Body and Blood of Christ, in the parish of Santa Monica in Ostia, in the outskirts of Rome.
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Mark Abrams
July 16, 2018 - 7:02 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Archdiocese of Philadelphia is organizing a pilgrimage to Rome this fall for the canonization of a former pope and a martyred Latin American archbishop. Pope Francis will elevate Pope Paul VI and Archbishop Oscar Romero of El Salvador to sainthood on Sunday, Oct...
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Philadelphia Museum of Art
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Lynne Adkins
July 03, 2018 - 7:10 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — If you hate paying full price, two local art museums have a deal for you. The Barnes Foundation and the Philadelphia Museum of Art are offering a combination ticket this summer. For $40, you can visit both museums, which will save you a total of $10. Regular adult...
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Kristen Johanson
July 03, 2018 - 4:43 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Just one day after the FBI announced the arrest of a man planning to possibly bomb Cleveland and Philadelphia this summer, police are reminding people to stay vigilant during Fourth of July festivities. Patrol officers and federal authorities will be on foot, on bikes...
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Mark Abrams
June 04, 2018 - 8:19 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The entire tomb containing the remains of Saint Katherine Drexel will be transferred from the former motherhouse of the Sisters of the Blessed Sacrament in Bensalem to the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway. Father Dennis Gill...
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Renoir: Father and Son/Painting and Cinema
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Steve Tawa
May 03, 2018 - 2:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- At the Barnes Foundation along Museum Row on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway, home to the world's largest collection of Renoir paintings, the artist's son is the focus of a new exhibition. A visitor becomes immersed in the artistic exchanges between the renowned...
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