Light year

    Delaware River Port Authority CEO John Matheusenn announced today the lighting plans for the Ben Franklin Bridge through January. The bridge’s will celebrate a handfull of holidays and causes throughout the month.


    Jan. 1 to 2 — red, organge, yellow, blue, green and purple lights to ring in 2011

    Jan 15 — yellow for Alex’s Lemonade Stand to celebrate the annual “Yellow Tie” Gala in Philadelphia that night, commemorating young Alexandra Scott, who passed away from cancer at age 8

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    Jan. 17 — red, white and blue in honor of Martin Luther King Day

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