(Philadelphia, March 23, 2016) - Uber Black Car drivers and Taxi's in Philadelphia are undermining to deny assistance to Democratic National Convention participants this July unless the gathering takes action against ride-hailing applications, for example, UberX and Lyft.
The HEROES OF PHILADELPHIA AWARDS a/k/a THE HOPS were launched last year in Philly. The awards are about recognizing the local men, women and young people whose good deeds and hearts of gold make Philadelphia the wonderful city that it is
PHILADELPHIA – Mayor Jim F. Kenney was sworn in as the 99th Mayor of the City of Philadelphia in a morning ceremony at the Academy of Music. Mayor Jim Kenney delivered his Inaugural Address during the ceremony; text of the speech as prepared follows. Please check against delivery.
PHILADELPHIA, January 21, 2016 – (18 Big Events & Reasons to Visit Philadelphia in 2016), Recently named the first World Heritage City in the United States, Philadelphia looks forward to an action-packed 2016 filled with attraction openings and expansions, only-in-Philly events and don’t-miss exhibitions—all happenings that will complement the immensely walkable city’s buzzed-about dining scene, vibrant art offerings, plentiful parks and public spaces and history galore.
Although technically named South Broad Street, the center of Philadelphia’s performing arts community—stretching from City Hall to Lombard Street—has earned the nickname Avenue of the Arts. And for good reason. The energy is contagious as theatergoers, orchestra fans, opera lovers, dance aficionados and artists spill onto the street to mix with the locals who live, work and dine on the storied thoroughfare.