Old City

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Dan Wing
July 01, 2018 - 10:31 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Hundreds wrapped up the pre-holiday weekend with a free Gospel Concert on Independence Mall Sunday night. The show was headlined by a group of ministers known as the Four Tenors, and featured a choir with representation from more than 40 churches and worship centers...
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DiNardo's Famous Seafood
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Steve Tawa
June 18, 2018 - 5:42 pm
OLD CITY, PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Just as Philadelphia celebrated its bicentennial in 1976, the kitchen at DiNardo's Famous Seafood began to slather herbs, seasonings and a secret sauce on crabs, quickly becoming a beloved and well-known seafood spot. Now after 42 years in business, the...
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Linode is now headquartered at 3rd and Arch in Philadelphia
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Andrew Kramer
June 11, 2018 - 9:23 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Tech company Linode now calls Philadelphia home. They moved into the original Union Bank Headquarters at 3rd and Arch Streets in Old City, once home to the set of MTV's Real World in 2004. And on Monday night, a ribbon cutting was held to celebrate the transition. "...
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Mayor Jim Kenney welcomes the national conference for refugee advocacy group HIAS to Philadelphia.
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Tim Jimenez
June 04, 2018 - 12:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — An organization that protects refugees kicked off their national conference in Philadelphia on Monday morning. HIAS , which has been helping refugees since 1881, is having its conference at an Old City hotel in the shadow of Independence Hall. Mayor Jim Kenney, in...
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Ice Cream Bar
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Hadas Kuznits
June 01, 2018 - 5:24 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Two of Philadelphia's most famous ice cream makers have opened a new store just in time for the height of the ice cream-eating season. The Berley brothers, who own Franklin Fountain and Shane Confectionary in Old City have now officially opened Franklin Ice Cream Bar...
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Big Red Pedal Tours
John McDevitt
John McDevitt
May 29, 2018 - 1:45 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — For five years, Big Red Pedal Tours has been operating in Old City and Center City. The pedicycle, open-air tour bus is mainly powered by participants pedaling between drinking establishments. There is a small assist motor to help get up hills if needed. Jessica...
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John McDevitt | KYW Newsradio
John McDevitt
May 26, 2018 - 11:01 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Colonial re-enactors and storytellers kicked off their 14th season this weekend in Philadelphia's historic district. "We are not in a theme park, but what we want to do is to create memorable experiences for visitors when they come to the Historic District,"...
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Olde Bar chef de cuisine Jeff Grimes
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Hadas Kuznits
May 25, 2018 - 3:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Memorial Day is the perfect time for a clam bake and also a great time to get a taste of some unique grilling ideas. Old City's Olde Bar chef de cuisine Jeff Grimes says in celebration of the Tall Ships festival, they're hosting their 4th annual Clam Bake on Saturday...
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