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Gov. Tom Wolf tours areas in Delaware County affected by severe weather and flooding on Aug. 16, 2018.
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Ian Bush
December 12, 2018 - 12:23 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — There's now federal help available for people affected by serious flooding this past August in Philadelphia, as well as in Delaware and Montgomery counties. The governor's office said low-interest loans of up to $200,000 are available to homeowners, per the Small...
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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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November 04, 2018 - 12:38 pm
(CNN) -- With the deaths of 12 people in Sicily, the death toll in Italy's historic flooding has grown to 29, the country's interior minister said. "Twelve dead in Sicily, people that were having dinner and were swept up by the water," Interior Minister Matteo Salvini said in a statement to the...
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A woman removes water from a shop in a flooded street of Venice, Italy, Monday, Oct. 29, 2018, as, according to city officials, 70 percent of the lagoon city has been flooded by waters rising 149 centimeters (more than 58 1/2 inches) above sea level.
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October 29, 2018 - 4:05 pm
MILAN (AP) — Venice was inundated by an exceptional high tide Monday, putting three-quarters of the famed Italian lagoon city under water as large swathes of the rest of Italy experienced flooding and heavy winds that toppled trees, killing four people. Tourists and residents alike donned high...
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David Madden
October 26, 2018 - 3:26 pm
MAYS LANDING, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- The region is preparing for a nor’easter Friday night into Saturday. Officials at the Jersey Shore are expecting to take a hit. Locals have been through the drill time and again over the years. So officials like Don Weger, Deputy Emergency Management Director in...
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Ditches overflow due to remnants of Tropical Storm Michael.
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David Madden
October 12, 2018 - 12:14 pm
SMYRNA, Del. (KYW Newsradio) — What was left of Hurricane Michael barely brushed the tri-state region. It left us with a good deal of wind and rain, but nothing like the devastation that has ravaged a good swath of the South. Most of the problems that surfaced centered on the shore, like southern...
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Waves crash over the end of the Panama City Beach Pier as Hurricane Michael approaches.
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David Madden
October 10, 2018 - 12:23 pm
CAPE MAY COURT HOUSE, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — South Jersey is preparing in case Hurricane Michael makes its way to the shore. Although that is not expected, the area will feel its distant effects. Emergency managers are comparing notes and keeping an eye on the forecast, with concerns for early to...
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Opa is back in business after the flood in Center City forced it to shut down
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Andrew Kramer
October 06, 2018 - 8:57 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — "We're back, we can't wait for you to visit and we're going to provide you with the hospitality that we're known for." That is Opa co-owner George Tsiouris' message to his patrons, who, for the last three months, weren't able enjoy Greek food and cocktails at his...
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In this Monday, Sept. 24, 2018 photo, flood waters from the Neuse River cover the area a week after Hurricane Florence in Kinston, N.C. Monday Sept. 24, 2018.
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September 26, 2018 - 8:01 am
By Jeffrey Collins, Associated Press GEORGETOWN, S.C. (AP) — A week ago, firefighters in Conway went to a neighborhood and told surprised residents their houses would flood from Hurricane Florence even though they had never had water in them before. On Monday and Tuesday, those same firefighters...
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September 21, 2018 - 12:45 pm
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — A new round of evacuations was ordered in South Carolina as the trillions of gallons of water dumped by Hurricane Florence meanders to the sea, raising river levels and threatening more destruction. With the crisis slowly moving to South Carolina, emergency managers on...
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