In this Sept. 24, 2018 file photo, the Philadelphia Flyers mascot, Gritty, takes to the ice during the first intermission of the Flyers' preseason NHL hockey game against the Boston Bruins in Philadelphia.
AP Photo/Tom Mihalek, File
November 16, 2018 - 11:15 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Not everyone was cursing the fall snowstorm that snared traffic throughout the Northeast. The Philadelphia Flyers' mascot, Gritty, experienced his first snowfall on Thursday. And Gritty tweeted it's "Zamboni dust." Zamboni dust! IT’S FALLING FROM THE SKY.
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Center City Philadelphia
Andrew Kramer/KYW Newsradio
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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Dan Majka
November 15, 2018 - 10:19 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The amount of snow Thursday and the conditions it caused on area roadways caught many drivers by surprise. But it's safe to say those traveling along Route 309 in Montgomery County got the biggest shock of the day; a camel walking along the side of the highway. Snow...
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Snow Traffic
KYW Traffic Center
November 15, 2018 - 4:21 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Thursday's snow took many people by surprise, and the afternoon commute was a mess for a lot of drivers. The first storm of the season caused a traffic nightmare on most roadways, leaving many vehicles on the roads slipping, sliding or stranded. AAA Mid-Atlantic says...
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Philly's first snowfall, November 15, 2018
Kristen Johanson/KYW Newsradio
November 15, 2018 - 1:46 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — PennDOT crews were out in force to battle the first major storm of the season. Before the snow began falling Thursday morning, crews and their trucks were already parked on the side of the roads in Chester County. When the first flakes began to fly, they rolled out...
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Rachel Kurland
November 15, 2018 - 11:26 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — As the first snow of the season continues to fall, the City of Philadelphia has issued a Code Blue due to the cold temperatures. The measure is in effect until Friday at 7 a.m. RELATED: Philly expecting first snow of the season; PennDOT advises caution A Code Blue is...
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PennDOT preparation
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Dan Wing
November 15, 2018 - 8:20 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Delaware Valley is gearing up for it's first snow storm of the season. A winter weather advisory is in effect in the Philadelphia area Thursday from 1 a.m. to 3 p.m. According to CBS 3, snow will start around 10 or 11 a.m., and we can expect sleet and freezing...
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Credit: Montgomery County District Attorney's Officer
April 11, 2018 - 5:39 pm
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- Police in Montgomery County have arrested and charged a 64-year-old woman after she allegedly left her dog outside to freeze to death in January. Officials say on January 6 the Norristown Police received an anonymous call about a dead dog outside of a residence in...
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Photo Credit: Mark Abrams
Tim Jimenez
April 02, 2018 - 11:40 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The season changed, the calendar flipped, but drivers and road crews had more winter weather to deal with. As snow fell in the region, there were accidents reported throughout the Delaware Valley. There were some delays at the Airport and signal issues for a few...
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