LOVE Park

LOVE Park
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Tim Jimenez
November 19, 2019 - 12:35 pm
What do the Kalahari Desert, the temples of Abu Simbel, Egypt, and the City of Brotherly Love have in common? Usually nothing, but on Tuesday, they all made National Geographic’s list of the best trips to take in 2020. Read more here.
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The Christmas Village is returning to Love Park in Philadelphia.
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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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The Christmas Village is going up at LOVE Park in Philadelphia.
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Paul Kurtz
November 12, 2019 - 6:29 pm
With the holidays approaching, work crews are busy transforming LOVE Park into the Christmas Village, which is scheduled to open on Nov. 28.
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Artist Cesar Vivaros sitting on top of the Dia De Muertos altar he created that in Love Park.
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Hadas Kuznits
October 30, 2019 - 6:01 pm
For the first time ever, the City of Philadelphia officially celebrates the traditional Mexican holiday know as Day of the Dead, and festivities will take place in Love Park this Friday and Saturday. Read more here.
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The Academy of Natural Sciences
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Holli Stephens
August 09, 2019 - 6:30 am
Looking for something to do this weekend? We’ve got you covered. Read more here for everything to do Aug. 9 to 11.
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Philadelphians from all walks of life walk together as they call for end to the city's gun violence epidemic.
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Justin Udo
July 02, 2019 - 9:02 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphians from all walks of life walked together as they call for end to the city's gun violence epidemic. Cheick Diawara was born and raised in Southwest Philadelphia and during that time he's seen his fair share of gun violence with the latest incident...
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Philadelphia hosts the official kick off for Immigrant Heritage Month.
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Justin Udo
June 04, 2019 - 7:24 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia hosts the official kick off for Immigrant Heritage Month. From the discussions on Philadelphia's history as a sanctuary city to a seminar on refugees' rights, Karely Hernandez with FWD.us, who helped organize some of the events, says all the programs...
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Fred Rogers c. 1980
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Mike Dougherty
May 23, 2019 - 2:18 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It's a beautiful day in the neighborhood, especially for Pennsylvanians honoring the late Fred Rogers. Gov. Tom Wolf announced earlier this month that May 23, the 143rd day of the year, will be known as "1-4-3 Day" — a tribute to Mister Rogers' favorite number. The...
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The final piece of the lengthy LOVE Park renovation is making progress.
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Pat Loeb
March 06, 2019 - 3:34 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The final piece of the lengthy LOVE Park renovation is making progress. City Council has received a bill that would approve the contract for a restaurant inside the park's classic visitors center. The contract belongs to familiar names in the city's restaurant scene...
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