Delaware River

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.
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.
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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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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Connect The Lots returns with Camden Night Gardens
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Andrew Kramer
May 25, 2018 - 10:40 pm
CAMDEN (KYW Newsradio) - Connect The Lots returned for the season Friday night. It's a summer-long effort to highlight some underused spaces throughout Camden neighborhoods. "It's really about bringing vibrancy back to the City of Camden," said organizer Meishka Mitchell. "Free, family-friendly...
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Spruce Harbor Park
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Pat Toddy
May 12, 2018 - 2:50 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- It's time again to get that shore vibe without leaving the city. Spruce Street Harbor Park along the Delaware River has kicked off its fifth season. The popular hangout has added new features. "This year we have a vegetarian, vegan option, we added "Hip City Veg" to...
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Port of Wilmington
Port of Wilmington
David Madden
April 28, 2018 - 10:00 pm
WILMINGTON, DE (KYW Newsradio) -- Legislators in the state of Delaware have given their blessing to a plan to privatize operations at the Port of Wilmington. It's a move that could more than double the number of jobs at the port over time. There are some five thousand direct and indirect jobs now,...
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Owned and operated by the Philadelphia Ship Preservation Guild, the Gazela sails as a goodwill ambassador for the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the Port of Philadelphia.
Sail Philadelphia
Mark Abrams
April 26, 2018 - 10:49 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Tall ships from around the world are preparing to dock at Philadelphia's waterfront. This Memorial Day weekend, a group of tall ships from Sail America will conjoin along Penn's Landing for a five-day celebration of Philly's maritime heritage. Joseph Forkin, president...
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