Delaware River

They were showing off their mussels - as in mollusks - at a historic garden in Southwest Philadelphia Tuesday as part of a clean water initiative.
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John McDevitt
February 19, 2019 - 6:01 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — They were showing off their mussels - as in mollusks - at a historic garden in Southwest Philadelphia Tuesday as part of a clean water initiative. The Partnership for the Delaware Estuary launched a ten-year comprehensive conservation and management plan to reduce...
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Andrew Kramer
December 30, 2018 - 8:14 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — If you're planning watch the two New Year's Eve fireworks shows over the Delaware River up close, you have plenty of options. "Every place along the waterfront who can have a party and has great front row seats to the fireworks, they have a party of some sort or...
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General George Washington (1732 - 1799) stands in the prow of a rowing boat crossing the Delaware to seek safety in Pennysylvania after defeat by the British.
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Ian Bush
December 24, 2018 - 4:32 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — High water levels in the Delaware River have forced the cancellation of the river-crossing portion of the annual Christmas Day reenactment, featuring Gen. George Washington and his troops. The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection announced Monday that...
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 The SS United States has been docked on the Delaware River in South Philadelphia for years. Now, another suitor may be stepping up to restore "America's Flagship."
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Kim Glovas
December 24, 2018 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The SS United States has been docked on the Delaware River in South Philadelphia for years. Now, another suitor may be stepping up to restore "America's Flagship." The SS United States Conservancy, which has been working to restore the ship since 2011, says a new deal...
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Delaware River / Ben Franklin Bridge
Justin Udo
December 14, 2018 - 8:57 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A major project on the Delaware River is getting some much needed capital to help it reach its goals. For years, developers have worked on the deepening of the Delaware River between Philadelphia and Camden, New Jersey. "For the Delaware River, being able to go from...
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American Water
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David Madden
December 05, 2018 - 4:00 am
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Camden’s waterfront resurgence continues with the grand opening of another major employer’s new headquarters along the banks of the Delaware River. American Water’s new offices are just the latest installment in a program that used tax credits issued by the Christie...
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John McDevitt
November 14, 2018 - 4:47 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A new exhibit at the Independence Seaport Museum along Penn’s Landing in Philadelphia brings the outside, indoors. 'River Alive' centers around water conservation and protection, and has 17 interactive state of the art components. Located inside a 4,000 square foot...
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Dan Wing
November 06, 2018 - 10:12 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Emergency management officials in Philadelphia are warning of some potential flooding Tuesday. A coastal flood advisory was issued for 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. for the Delaware River. Ready Philadelphia says there is the potential for flooding along Linden Avenue, Spring...
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The gavel of a judge in court lies on a desk.
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David Madden
October 18, 2018 - 10:16 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It’s 15 years in prison for a 25-year-old man who plead guilty this summer to a January crash in Burlington that caused the death of his girlfriend. Jacob Garrett must serve a minimum of 12 years and nine months after admitting to vehicular homicide and the leaving...
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A scenic view of the Delaware river near Washington Crossing State Park.
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Mike Dougherty
August 10, 2018 - 10:40 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Heavy rains have created very dangerous conditions on the Delaware River, and authorities are warning water lovers to be extra careful. Authorities in Solebury Township, Bucks County, have made several rescues this week. "After speaking with the victims that were...
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