Regatta

Dad Vail Regatta
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Dan Wing
May 10, 2019 - 12:16 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The 81st annual Dad Vail Regatta kicked off Friday morning. Rowing teams from more than 100 colleges across America and Canada are taking part in this year's regatta, a tradition on the Schuylkill River. Mayor Jim Kenney said he's proud the city can lay claim to the...
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Schuylkill River
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Pat Loeb
May 01, 2019 - 3:27 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — After years of warnings that the Schuylkill River was in danger of becoming impassable, city and local university officials announced Wednesday that together they have raised $4.5 million for a dredging project. The Schuylkill Navy, which oversees Boathouse Row,...
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Dreamstime
David Madden
July 10, 2018 - 7:18 pm
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The USRowing Club Nationals runs through the weekend at Cooper River Park, and organizers can use a little help if you have some free time. It's a national competition, which means a lot of out-of-towners will be trickling through the city, and they don't know the...
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