The new Lexus LC500 exterior and interior are shown at the 2020 Philadelphia Auto Show.
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Mike Dougherty
February 07, 2020 - 9:09 am
Looking for some new wheels? Like, really new wheels? The Philadelphia Auto Show is the place to be this weekend — both for gearheads and for people who just appreciate beautiful cars. Read more here?
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Power lines and transformer brought down by storms
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Justin Udo
January 12, 2020 - 1:47 pm
The winds and rain from the severe storms traveling across the country are being felt right here in the Delaware Valley, and local utility companies are picking up the pieces from they damage they caused. Read more here.
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PECO's Pat McGinty.
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Pat Loeb
December 25, 2019 - 3:01 pm
Lights and Christmas go together, so it's especially annoying when the power goes out on Christmas. PECO knows that so they keep several dozen employees on duty for Christmas, and they had plenty to do this year. Read more here.
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Utility crews go to Florida ahead of Hurricane Dorian
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Tim Jimenez
August 30, 2019 - 7:05 am
Power crews from the greater Philadelphia region are on the move to help those in Florida if the power goes out when Hurricane Dorian hits.
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The rehab of the Byberry Road Bridge in Upper Moreland, Montgomery County is finished. But a major complication is preventing it from re-opening.
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Mark Abrams
August 07, 2019 - 8:18 am
UPPER MORELAND TWP., Pa (KYW Newsradio) — The long-anticipated re-opening of the small but heavily used Byberry Road Bridge in Upper Moreland has been delayed because of a subcontractor's costly digging mistake. The two-lane Byberry Road Bridge over a tiny section of the Southampton Creek has been...
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On a broiling mid-July afternoon, three activists from EQAT (pronounced "equate") were arrested for unfurling a banner from the roof of PECO's headquarters on Market Street declaring, "Climate is changing — Why isn't PECO?"
Courtesy of Kaytee Ray-Riek, EQAT
Rasa Kaye
August 01, 2019 - 10:59 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Earth Quaker Action Team is turning up the heat on PECO. On a broiling mid-July afternoon, three activists from EQAT (pronounced "equate") were arrested for unfurling a banner from the roof of PECO's headquarters on Market Street declaring, "Climate is changing — Why...
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PECO Primate Reserve party
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John McDevitt
July 10, 2019 - 4:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — In 1995, a devastating fire claimed the lives of 23 endangered primates at the Philadelphia Zoo. Since then, world-renowned exhibits and programs were created in its place, a collaboration between the zoo and PECO. Now 20 years later, the PECO Primate Reserve is...
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Hadas Kuznits
May 29, 2019 - 5:46 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Tornado watches and warning have barreled through the greater Philadelphia region this week, but the unusual weather is not unprecedented. Sarah Johnson, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Mount Holly, New Jersey, said it's not uncommon for tornadoes...
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PECO Building
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Mark Abrams
May 13, 2019 - 6:58 am
UPDATED: 10:23 a.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Atlantic City Electric has more than 1,700 customers without power Monday morning in the Hammonton area of South Jersey. The outage was first reported shortly before 10 a.m. Utility crews are responding to identify the trouble location. Officials...
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On Route 202 south, approaching 252, only the left lane gets by for flooding, and a crash approaching this is blocking the two left lanes.
Mark Abrams
April 15, 2019 - 6:22 am
UPDATED: 11:19 a.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Severe storms ripped through the Philadelphia area early Monday morning, replete with a brief tornado warning, leaving flood conditions and power outages in its wake. Hard to see but crews are trying to fix downed wires here along 309 in front of...
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