parks

Spotted lanternflies
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Justin Udo
July 29, 2020 - 2:57 pm
A grant awarded to Delaware County will help officials fight spotted lanternflies, and they're focusing their efforts on two major areas. Read more here.
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John Sigmund
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Justin Udo
July 27, 2020 - 4:52 pm
A new take on a scavenger hunt is giving people the chance to explore one of Philadelphia's most iconic parks while also social distancing. Read more here.
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Playground in Northeast Philadelphia
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Paul Kurtz
July 21, 2020 - 4:55 pm
A number of Philadelphia playgrounds are reopening this summer with shiny and shady new looks via the city’s Rebuild initiative, after several coronavirus-induced delays. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Parks and Recreation's social distancing ambassadors
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Justin Udo
June 26, 2020 - 4:00 am
There are some measures in place to help keep you safe in Philadelphia's green spaces. Read more here.
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Sunny park
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Jim Melwert
June 08, 2020 - 5:32 pm
After the first weekend in the “yellow phase,” Montgomery County officials say some county parks will open soon, and they have an update on what metrics the state wants to see before the region can move to “green.” Read more here.
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Chairs at a lake
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Mark Abrams
June 05, 2020 - 4:00 am
As the rest of Pennsylvania’s counties move to Gov. Wolf’s “yellow” phase for reopening, more facilities are opening at state parks, including swimming areas. Read more here.
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Park
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Justin Udo
May 09, 2020 - 4:00 am
Philadelphia officials are encouraging residents to enjoy the city's parks all from the comfort of their couch as a new way to celebrate a decadelong tradition. Read more here.
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A sign at a Gloucester Township park welcoming people back, as parks and golf courses in New Jersey reopened Saturday, with strict social distancing requirements.
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KYW Staff
May 02, 2020 - 2:42 pm
Gov. Phil Murphy reported 2,912 new cases of COVID-19 in New Jersey Saturday, raising the state's total to 123,717, while parks and golf courses reopened with strict social distancing requirements. Read more here.
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Gov. Phil Murphy
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KYW Staff
May 01, 2020 - 1:28 pm
As New Jersey prepares to open parks and golf courses this weekend, Gov. Phil Murphy is pleading with people to comply with the new rules. Read the latest here.
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Connor Barwin.
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1-On-1 with Matt Leon
December 06, 2019 - 3:13 pm
Connor Barwin spent 10 years in the NFL as one of the league's best pass rushers, and some of his most successful seasons were spent in Philadelphia with the Eagles. Read more here.
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