My Home Town
I have been traveling back to my home town of Philadelphia, PA on several occasions and while there took several pictures. I would like to share them with everyone, so I decided to make this page with them on.
|"Weaving Cultures" mural on Southwark School||Benjamin Franklin at FranklinTown||Trolley on Girard Ave.|
|6ABC's balloon at the Philadelphia Zoo||Huge walking Tooth||Hot Pepper at Johnny Manana's on Ridge Ave.|
|Me talking to Lacee on South 17th St|
|Philly's Finest relaxing before the fireworks||Philly's Finest watching the people leave the fireworks||Falls Bridge|
|One of the Valet's from the Sheraton||Don Quizote Statue||Back of the Art Museum|
|Japanese Houses in the Art Museum||Armored horse and riderin the Art Museum||University of Pennsylvania Hospital|
|29th Ward Gold Star Mothers & Wives||
Brewerytown section of Philly
Strwaberry Mansion Green Countrie Town
|Me in front of Little Sicily II Pizza||Christmas Tree in front of the Sheraton Society Hill||Christmas Tree inside the Sheraton|
|Christmas Tree at Dilworth Park||Dilworth Skate Rink||Merry Go Round inside City Hall|
|Tanker on the Delaware River||Franz Schubert in Fairmount Park||Obama on El support at 52nd St Station|
|Trolley on Lancaster Ave,||WXPN University of Pennsylvania's radio Station.||Huge crane hanging over Chestnut St.|
My Birthday August 29, 2016
|Walnut St walk-over to Penn's Landing||Independence Visitors Center||Bookbinders on Walnut St behind the hotel.|
|Philly at night (JFK Blvd.)||Divine Lorraine Hotel||South Street Harbor Park|
Philly July 2016
|Jules & Brandon at the Sheraton||Massachusetts Donkey at the Sheraton||Me and a statue of Kwan Yin on South 4th St.|
|USS JFK at the Navy Yard||Rowers on the Schuylkill River||Chuck eating a steak salad at Outback|
Philly June 2016
|Angel at the front desk in the Sheraton Society Hill||Lobby of the Sheraton Society Hill||Ten Ten Chinese Restaurant on Race St.|
|Municipal Services Building on JFK Blvd||McDonalds on Arch & Board||Twin Buildings|
Philly March 2016
|The Immigration Building||North 6th St. Between Race & Arch||
Me at the Viet Nam Memorial
|"The Stroll" on South St. over I95||A Seagull waiting for something to eat.||A Tug on the Delaware River|
Philly December 2015
|Street Drummers at Dilworth Park||Skating at Dilworth Park||Christmas Tree at LOVE Park|
|Me at Race Street Pier||Me holding the statue hand of Frank Rizzo||Walnut St at Night|
Philly for my birthday, August 28,29 & 30 2015
|Lacee from the Sheraton||Birthday present from Lacee & Angel||Our Favorite Pizzeria|
|Mindi Abair Concert at Penn's Landing||Ukee Washington (KYW) & Michael Tozzi (WJJZ)||Mindi Abair|
|LOVE Park||Boathouse Row||Fairmount Water Works|
On June 27 and 28 we were in the city for the coming of the Tall Ships
|Philadelphia Electric Delaware Plant||Downtown Philly||Postal Museum|
|Tall Ship 1||Tall Ship 2||Tall Ship 3|
|Dredge McFarland||Paddle Ducks||South Street Park|
Here's more pictures we took on Christmas 2014.
|We stayed at the Sheraton Society Hill||Fantastic lobby in the Sheraton||Drexel University|
|Christmas Tree inside City Hall||Dilworth Park Skating Rink||Welcome Park founded by William Penn|
|Downtown||Philly bicycle Police Officer||USS New Jersey from our window|
Pictures on my birthday August 29 2014.
|"The Link"||Navy Yard||City Hall Cornerstone|
|US Coast Guard 250th Memorial||Benjamin Franklin's Grave||William Penn's Prayer|
|CSX running through center city||Benjamin Franklin Carpenter Statue||The Mint|
|Valerie Simpson Concert||at Penn's Landing|
These pictures were taken Fourth of July weekend 2008.
|Penn's Landing Entrance||
USS Carney home from 4 years deployment.
|Fountains at Penn's Landing|
|Liberty Bell||USS New Jersey docked in the harbor||Independence Hall|
|Fountain at Love Park||Me & Chcuk||Rodin Museum|
|Chuck in front of Eastern State Penitnetiary||Cellblock 7||Al Capone's Cell|
|Chief Justice John Maeshall behind the Art Museum||Famous Rocky Statue at the Art Museum|
|WJJZm my favorite jazz station at Penn's Landing||Action News Mobile unit at Penn's Landing|
Boyz II Men at Penn's Landing.
With 25,000 people in attendance, it was hard to get close to them.
More older pictures on Page 2
Michael Tozzi from WJJZ has this excellent internet jazz station, give it a listen.
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