Frozen Philly

A fresh coat of snow covers the ground outside 30th Street Station in Philadelphia Thursday afternoon. Extremely cold temperatures are expected Friday.

First snow in Philly

I took a walk with my camera late this morning to catch the first snowflakes of the season as they fell around the Washington West section of Center City Philadelphia.

Snow covers cars on Spruce Street.

A man shields himself from blowing snow on Washington Square.

A carriage passes along Washington Square.

Snow covers a statues of George Washington.

Large flakes fall on Spruce Street.

Marching for peace in Philadelphia, 2003

Demonstrators march down North Broad Street in Philadelphia in February 2003, voicing their objection to the impending war in Iraq. Police estimated that the crowd numbered 10,000 people.

I captured this image looking north from one of the upper floors of the former Philadelphia Daily News and Inquirer building at 400 North Broad Street.

Metadata: Date: 02/15/03, Time: 12:33:11 p.m., Shutter speed: 1/2500, Aperture: 4.0, ISO: 800, Lens zoomed to: 175mm , Location: Philadelphia, PA, US , Slug: Street Level Philadelphia

Demanding protection

Bicyclists circled Philadelphia City Hall repeatedly around noon today to demand protected bike lanes. A woman was killed a few blocks away last week while cycling along a street with an unprotected bike lane. Riders formed a human bike lane at the scene one day after the accident and somebody has been painting poorly-maintained sections in…