The Peter Mott House was a station along The Underground Railroad and a safe place for those who were in search of freedom. FOX 29's Bill Anderson has a look at the fundraising efforts underway there.
The 30th annual African American Children's Book Fair is back in person and it's bigger than ever. Founder Vanesse Lloyd-Sgambati and author Tina Wells join FOX 29 with the details.
A local non-profit organization is focused on providing mentorship to young Black girls. FOX 29's Shawnette Wilson has more on Melanated Mademoiselle Alpha Omega Club.
The Colored Girls Museum in Germantown honors the stories, experiences and history of Black and Brown girls. FOX 29's Shayna Ferreira has the details.
Dr. Anyabwile Love opened Bailey Street Books in Philadelphia's Brewerytown to share his love for Black literature when he and his wife decided to downsize.
FOX 29's Sue Serio tells the story of her mother-in-law, Dr. Ione Vargus who was the first African American dean at Temple University.
Many agricultural practices, innovations, and foods that traveled with enslaved people from West Africa — or were developed by their descendants — remain unsung. Learn about five early Black innovators whose contributions reshaped the agricultural landscape.
The Urban League of Philadelphia has partnered with 13 Black-owned businesses to present Dining Through Black History. It's raising funds for high school students. FOX 29's Shaynah Ferreira has the details.
Jusan Hamilton is set to become the first Black race director in Daytona 500 history.
Mitchell and Mitchell Wines, one of only 47 Black-owned wineries in the country, is working to unite people to come together and inspire children to chase their dreams.
In honor of Black History Month, the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Atlantic City has debuted an exhibit honoring the first Black man to payer Major League Baseball.
The owner of Mitchell and Mitchell Wines is working to diversity the wine indsutry. FOX 29's Marcus Espinoza has the latest.
The Hard Rock in Atlantic City has teamed up with the African American Heritage Museum of Southern New Jersey to present the pop-up Jackie Robinson museum.
Philadelphia paid tribute to the late artist Moe Brooker on Thursday with a dedication of his largest piece of work at the federal building.
FOX 29's Scott Williams visits Imperial Carribean & Seafood in West Philadelphia where they serve up great dishes and culture.
Hank stops by Jenkintown’s newest bakery where they’re serving cakes, sweet potato pie, bean pies, and cookies!
The project is focused on restoring the Locust Hill Cemetery and creating a museum to honor the Black people laid to rest there.
Janice Sykes-Ross, the executive director of the West Philadelphia Cultural Alliance and the Paul Robeson House and Museum, joins FOX 29 to discuss Robeson's local roots.
Amazon's Black Employee Network has donated $10,000 to a cemetery in Mercer County that will become a part of the African American History Trail.
FOX 29's Kathy Orr visits the Franklin Institute and speaks with chief astronomer Derrick Pitts about his inspiring story.