Delaware Valley

Spotted lanternfly
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Paul Kurtz
June 19, 2019 - 4:49 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture is closely monitoring a spotted lanternfly quarantine that covers the entire Delaware Valley and parts of New Jersey and Delaware. State agriculture secretary Russell Redding says the quarantine has grown as the spotted...
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Nov. 14, 2018; Bloomer Hill, CA, USA; Firefighters from Div Q Q conduct backburn to remove fuel as they work to contain fire near Bloomer Hill.
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Shara Dae Howard
November 19, 2018 - 9:26 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — There was a bit of haze in the sky Monday afternoon, which a local expert explains is a California fire smoke plume moving through the Delaware Valley. "Terrible fires out in California are large and powerful and putting a lot of smoke out into the air," said retired...
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Center City Philadelphia
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November 16, 2018 - 6:57 am
UPDATED: 7:50 a.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The snow may no longer be piling up, but PennDOT says drivers still should be cautious. "We're still concerned about overnight freezing," PennDOT's Brad Rudolph said. So Rudolph has this advice for drivers: "Increase your following distance. Give...
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Giant Food Store in Lebanon County, Pa.
Andrew Kulp
Mark Abrams
October 08, 2018 - 8:20 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Giant Food Stores, a large food retailer with operations throughout the Delaware Valley, is marking its 95th anniversary with a $1 million donation to Philabundance, the area's largest hunger relief organization. With the donor's blessing, the group will take steps to...
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From left: Actor Nik Dodani, actor Jake McDorman, actress Candice Bergen, executive producer Diane English, actress Faith Ford, actor Joe Regalbuto, and actor Grant Shaud of the television show "Murphy Brown" speak on Aug. 5, 2018.
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Mike DeNardo
September 27, 2018 - 5:39 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — "Murphy Brown" returns to television Thursday night at 9:30 in a revival of the 1990s newsroom comedy — and one of the stars is from the Philly suburbs. Conestoga High School grad Grant Shaud gained fame playing the TV news producer Miles Silverberg on the original "...
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Dreamstime
Kristen Johanson
September 09, 2018 - 1:38 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — As rain continues to drench the Philadelphia area — and with Hurricane Florence threatening the coastline — National Weather Service officials say the storm's impact could cause some major issues for the Delaware Valley. A very wet summer mixed with heavy rain the...
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Flooding on U.S. 202 in Norristown
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Andrew Kramer
August 11, 2018 - 8:37 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) - The Delaware valley has been hit hard so far this weekend with rain, some heavy at times. "There's definitely some widespread amounts of well over an inch to two inches, some three inches and even higher," said meteorologist Alex Staarmann with the National Weather...
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Horses break from the starting gate in the Haskell horse race at Monmouth Park in Oceanport, New Jersey.
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Mike DeNardo
May 15, 2018 - 3:38 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — Now that the U.S. Supreme Court has made its ruling, many gamblers are asking the same question: How soon can I bet on sports? In New Jersey, the answer may actually be pretty soon. Roger Gros, publisher of Global Gaming Business Magazine, said New Jersey has been...
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Atlantic City
Mike DeNardo
May 14, 2018 - 1:44 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A landmark ruling Monday from the U.S. Supreme Court made sports betting legal throughout the nation. The 6-3 ruling mans that the ability to bet on sporting events may soon be coming to casinos and racetracks in the Delaware Valley. The ruling is a major win for New...
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