Old City

Cuba Libre hygiene manual
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Hadas Kuznits
July 08, 2020 - 8:42 pm
A Philadelphia restaurant has put together an extensive manual of hygiene protocols that may eventually become commonplace. Read more here.
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Tim Jimenez
July 07, 2020 - 8:43 am
Philly police are looking into an incident that was caught on camera over the holiday weekend. A man aims a gun at a guy who was yelling about social distancing to outdoor diners in Old City. Read more here.
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Though Independence Hall is closed to visitors, tourists still come to see it and snap photos.
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Charlotte Reese
July 04, 2020 - 1:06 pm
While lots of events this Fourth of July have been canceled or moved online, people are still flocking to the birthplace of America to check out the historic sites on Independence Mall. Read more here.
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Construction finishing up on Third and Arch streets.
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Andrew Kramer
April 23, 2020 - 4:00 am
For most of 2020, the intersection of Third and Arch streets has been closed off to car traffic for repair work following a water main break in early January. Read more here.
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Repair work on Third and Arch Streets after a water main break in January.
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Shara Dae Howard
March 09, 2020 - 4:27 pm
Repairs to a water main break continue into the second month along Third and Arch streets and business owners say they are feeling the financial pinch. Read more here.
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Betsy Ross (played by Jennifer Gray) addresses visitors during a meet and greet at the Betsy Ross House in Old City.
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Justin Udo
March 01, 2020 - 4:46 pm
March is Women's History Month, and the Betsy Ross House is using it as a chance to highlight well known, as well as lesser known contributions of women in America's infancy. Read more here.
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A gavel.
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Antionette Lee
February 27, 2020 - 8:38 pm
New charges were announced Thursday against the two brothers already in prison for allegedly setting a fire almost two years ago to their business in Old City that quickly spread and caused road and business closures for months. Read more here.
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Repair work on Third and Arch Streets after a water main break in January.
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John McDevitt
February 20, 2020 - 8:47 pm
The Philadelphia Water Department is now saying more time is needed for repair work after a water main break last month at Third and Arch streets in Old City. Detours around the intersection will remain in place through March. Read more here.
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Dozens packed into a room in the U.S. Census office at 615 Chestnut Street to mark the opening of the federal headquarters for Philadelphia operations of the U.S. Census.
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Cherri Gregg
January 28, 2020 - 5:00 pm
The Philadelphia office dedicated to the U.S. Census is officially open. Read more here.
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The Lion Dance
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Holli Stephens
January 24, 2020 - 4:00 am
Kick of the Year of the Rat with Chinese New Year festivities or more unconventional things to do in Philadelphia. Read the details, only on The KYW To-Do List, here.
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