Delaware River

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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Dreamstime
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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PennEnvironment is calling on elected officials to pass a statewide ban on one-time use items.
PennEnvironment
Antionette Lee
July 26, 2018 - 7:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — As it turns out, those Styrofoam to-go plates you use for lunch and the cup you drink your morning coffee from aren't as harmless as you may think. The conservation organization PennEnvironment is asking small businesses and restaurants to retire Styrofoam products. "...
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The moment of impact of a 250-foot sewage barge on a disabled duck boat on the Delaware River in July 2010. Two people died.
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Steve Tawa
July 20, 2018 - 12:11 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia law firm that represented victims in the duck boat accident in July of 2010, in which two people were killed when a tugboat-guided barge struck a Ride the Ducks boat on the Delaware River, says they should be banned. As lead attorney Robert Mongeluzzi...
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Molly Daly
June 10, 2018 - 9:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Philadelphians are invited to a public meeting Monday to check out and comment on the first round of designs for a segment of the Delaware River Trail. The preliminary designs are for a stretch of the Delaware River Trail between Spring Garden Street and Washington...
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John McDevitt
June 02, 2018 - 6:13 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- It was a day of celebration along the Delaware River as a handmade motorboat, built by local high school students, made its maiden voyage Saturday afternoon. Using non-alcoholic sparkling cider, students and instructors christened the 19-foot Garvey as "The Jawn."...
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Trenton Makes The World Takes
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Andrew Kramer
June 01, 2018 - 8:39 am
TRENTON (KYW Newsradio) — If you're traveling between Trenton, New Jersey, and Bucks County, it's hard to miss that famous sign on the Lower Trenton Bridge. "Folks generally know it as the 'Trenton Makes Bridge,'" said Joe Resta with the Delaware River Joint Toll Bridge Commission. "The slogan '...
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