Delaware Valley

What To Expect - Severe

Weather: Another Sticky Day Before Brief Break

Expect yet another steamy, oppressive day in Philadelphia.

07/30/2015

File photo: The Verizon logo is seen at the headquarters in Ashburn, Virginia. (Credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Verizon Workers Throughout Philadelphia Region Prepare For Potential Strike

Union members working for Verizon in nine states, including Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware, have voted to authorize a strike, if necessary.

07/26/2015

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Nice Stretch Continues

Get ready for more fantastic summer weather!

07/23/2015

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Weather: Refreshing Weather To Stay For A While

The humidity is continuing to drop as well, a precursor to what you can expect over the next several days.

07/22/2015

Construction workers take a break from the heat. File photo. (Credit: Bob Levey/Getty Images for Mars Chocolate North America)

New App Guides Employers Through Implementing Plan To Prevent Heat Related Illness

OSHA, the Occupational and Safety Administration, says dozens of outdoor workers die each year because of heat related illnesses, and thousands more become sick.

07/21/2015

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Hear Philly: University City Dining Days Offers Super Deal On A Great Meal

University City is home to some of the most innovative and diverse dining options in the region. From July 16 through July 26, diners have the opportunity to eat at some of its great restaurants for a significant discount.

07/15/2015

Weekend Setup

Storms Move Out, Sunshine Moves In For The Weekend

After another night of severe storms rolling through the area, the weekend is looking great!

07/10/2015

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Damage, Power Outages Reported As Storms Move Through The Area

Storms moved through the area Thursday night, leaving behind damage and power outages.

07/09/2015

Jesse Turner, in green shirt, is joined by others on Independence Mall who oppose standardized testing in public schools.  Photo by Mike DeNardo

Conn. Man Brings Walk Against Standardized School Tests Through Delaware Valley

Jesse Turner (wearing lime-green shirt in photo) is walking from Connecticut to Washington, DC to gain support for his fight against high-stakes standardized tests in public schools.

07/07/2015

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Area Patient-Assistance Group Says Need For Housing During Pope Visit is Huge

Hosts for Hospitals, based in Gladwyne, maintains a network of families who offer their homes as a place for patients and family members who come from out of town for specialized care at hospitals in the Greater Philadelphia area.

07/02/2015

What To Expect - Day

Sun, Clouds And A Little Rain

It’s a quiet Delaware Valley morning, but there is some activity looming south of the region.

07/02/2015

(The US Coast Guard and Philadelphia Police stage a mock "boating while intoxicated" arrest on the Delaware River in South Philadelphia.  Photo by Mike Dougherty)

In and Around Philadelphia, Holiday Weekend Warnings About DUI

Officials are warning people not to drink and drive, on the roads or on the water.

07/01/2015

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New Affordable Housing Development Dedicated in Pennsauken, NJ

As new developments go, Riverfront Village checks all the boxes: energy efficient, near mass transit, affordable rent, with units set aside for formerly homeless veterans and low income families.

07/01/2015

Natalie and her brother, David.  Photo by Timothy McLaughlin

Wednesday’s Child: Natalie and David

Eleven-year-old David is a sports fanatic. Nine-year-old Natalie is a dancer. Together they are looking for a forever family.

07/01/2015

weather blog

Cooler Start, Beautiful Finish To Monday

Monday morning’s temperatures are cool, but daytime highs will eventually warm into the low 80s in Philadelphia.

06/29/2015