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Fourth of July

Investigations

Two men killed, teen injured in shooting at Fourth of July cookout in West Philadelphia

Philly Cookout Shooting

Holiday

Philly hosted the first Fourth of July celebration — with fireworks, of course

July 4th Fireworks

Entertainment

First Lady Jill Biden to attend Wawa Welcome America event on July 4

Jill Biden to attend Wawa Welcome America

Healthy Eating

5 healthier cocktails for your Fourth of July weekend

healthy cocktails

Food & Drink

Dock Street giving out free beer on Fourth of July weekend

Dock Street free beer

Government

Philly announces road closures, COVID-19 precautions for July 4th fireworks

Philly Fourth of July 2021

Parties

Barnes on the Block to kick off Fourth of July weekend

Barnes Foundation block party

Holiday

Where to view Fourth of July fireworks at the Jersey Shore

Fourth of July fireworks

Festivals

Wawa Welcome America reveals plans for 2021 Fourth of July celebration

Wawa Welcome America

Opinion

Achieving Joe Biden's vision for July 4th will require Americans take critical steps

July Fourth COVID-19 Pandemic

Protests

Fourth of July protests against systemic racism take place across Philly

Philly Fourth of July protests

Celebrations

Military jets take to the skies on Fourth of July in flyover across Philly region

Fourth of July military jet flyover

Holidays

Ocean City beachgoers can get a prize for wearing a face mask on July 4th

Ocean City face masks

Weather

Fourth of July weekend weather: Fun in the sun, but rain could hinder some plans

Fourth of July weather Philadelphia

Fireworks

Pennsylvania man dies in fireworks accident as pyrotechnics group projects 'all-time high' in sales

Scranton Fireworks Accident

Prevention

As fireworks sales surge, health experts fear increase in related injuries

Fireworks safety tips

Celebrations

Philadelphia among cities included in military jet flyover on Fourth of July

Philadelphia flyover Independence Day

Food & Drink

Oyster House selling lobster roll kits – just in time for Fourth of July

lobster roll kit

Festivals

Wawa Welcome America 2020: Jason Derulo to perform at Fourth of July concert

Wawa Welcome America

Festivals

Wawa Welcome America festival is going virtual due to COVID-19

Wawa Welcome America

Health News

Why are so few people born on Christmas and other holidays?

Christmas birthdays

Fourth of July

Photos from the Wawa Welcome America Concert & Fireworks

Dillon - Wawa Welcome America July 4th Concert & Fireworks

Fireworks

Red, white but rarely blue – the science of fireworks colors, explained

Fireworks July Fourth 07022019

Weather

The weather might just hold out for Fourth of July fireworks tonight

fourth of july fireworks weather

Investigations

Police recover bodies of husband, wife from Delaware River

 Philadelphia Police Car

Prevention

9-year-old Philly girl's devastating injuries underscore the dangers of fireworks

Backyard Fireworks Texas 07042019

Fourth of July

Guide to Fourth of July fireworks in Philly, the suburbs and the Jersey Shore

Guide to Fourth of July fireworks in Philadelphia, the suburbs and the Jersey Shore

Fourth of July

Things to do on Fourth of July in Philadelphia

Carroll - American flag

Healthy Eating

The healthiest burger toppings for your Fourth of July BBQ

healthy burger toppings

Food & Drink

Butcher Bar offering deal on beer, burger and fries for Fourth of July

burger, fries and beer

Beaches

Latest water tests at Wildwood beaches find fecal bacterial levels back within safe range for swimmers

Carroll - Wildwood Beach Lifeguards

Food & Drink

Grab a beer at the Mütter Museum to start off the long weekend

Mutter Museum beer garden

Politics

American pride is at an all-time low, poll finds

Carroll - American Flag Mural

Wawa

Wawa is making 32,000 Shortis for Hoagie Day on Tuesday

0702_Wawa Shorti Hoagie Day

Shopping

Stock up on sunscreen and Target will give you a $5 gift card

Carroll - Beach chair at the Jersey Shore

Fireworks

1,700 recalled Pennsylvania fireworks are 'overloaded with pyrotechnics,' officials warn

Recall Keystone Fireworks

Weather

Fourth fireworks forecast for Philly: Cross your fingers

Fireworks 07012019

Prevention

Watch yourself, firework-related eye injuries in the U.S. have doubled

fireworks eye injuries safety

Outdoors

New Jersey's popular Lake Hopatcong closed because of 'harmful' algae, days before July 4 weekend

 Lake Hopatcong algae bloom

Food & Drink

Where to eat and drink in Philly this Fourth of July

Fourth of July drinks and food in Philadelphia

Family-Friendly

Watch fireworks at the Delaware River waterfront ahead of Fourth of July

Fourth of July fireworks

Economy

Philly refinery explosion set to drive up holiday gas prices in Northeast U.S.

Gas Pump Refinery EXP

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