Category: Around Town
Franklin Square Throws Snowballs At Old Man Winter

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Sure there are predicted lows in the single digits for the next couple days but what a better way to get over cabin fever than a round of mini golf? The family fun park adjacent to the Constitution Center, Franklin Square features a colorful carousel, fountains, even a Stephen Starr outpost serving up burgers, dogs and shakes (which doesn’t open til 3/22). So grab the kids, get outside, and blow the stink off, spring is coming.

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Love Park Deal Sealed For Real!!!

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Just in time for Valentine’s Day, Mayor Micheal Nutter and City Council President Darrell Clarke came to an agreement over the future of JFK Plaza (aka Love Park), making way for food vendors and long overdue renovations for the Center City park which is home to the iconic Robert Indiana sculpture from which it’s nickname is derived. Bryant Park comparisons to follow…