Delaware Valley

(The HostsforHospitals.org web site)

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

(Photo by Pat Loeb)

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

By Larry Kane Produced by Timothy McLaughlin PHILADELPHIA (CBS) —- David and his sister Natalie are looking together for their forever family. Eleven-year-old David is a sports fanatic. Nine-year-old Natalie is a dancer. While he’s […]

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

File photo. Credit: Mann Center

Saturday Fireworks Postponed to Sunday

The forecast of heavy rain this evening prompted the schedule change.

06/27/2015

Flood watch

Flood Watch In Effect For Parts Of The Region Over The Weekend

Not the sunniest forecast for a summer weekend as a potent storm arrives from the west, bringing with it lots of rain and gusty winds.

06/26/2015

Rain Chances

Gloomy Weekend In Store For Delaware Valley

It is the first full weekend of summer, but it sure won’t feel like it.

06/26/2015

(The "When and If," under full sail, in file photo)

Tall Ships Bring History Sailing into Delaware Riverfront

Among the tall ships in the Parade of Sail, arrayed today along the Delaware River, is a schooner named “When And If” that once belonged to Gen. George Patton.

06/25/2015

(The storm relief center in Clayton, NJ, set up to assist area residents in the wake of Tuesday evening's severe thunderstorms.  Photo by David Madden)

Emergency Relief Center in Gloucester County, NJ Catering To Storm Victims

Officials are offering assistance at a number of locations on both sides of the Delaware River, including one in Clayton, Gloucester County.

06/25/2015

(A toppled tree in a backyard awaits removal.  Photo by KYW's Pat Toddy)

Local Power Outages Could Last Into The Weekend

Persistent power outages continue to make life difficult for more than 200,000 people around the Delaware Valley and South Jersey.

06/25/2015

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Sun Disappearing For Awhile

Soak up as much sun as you can get early on today, you might not see much of it again for several days.

06/25/2015

(Jymm Mitchell poses with his pair of photos that are being turned into a "Showing Face" billboard.  Photo by Paul Kurtz)

Billboard Project Teams Up Older and Younger LGBT Philadelphians

The yearlong collaboration between members of the Attic Youth Center and seniors from the LGBT-oriented John C. Anderson Apartments produced a series of photos that focus on faces, with eyes open and closed.

06/24/2015

(Credit: KYW Newsradio)

Five Leaders Honored At KYW Newsradio’s Annual Women’s Achievement Awards

Patricia DeCarlo, the executive director of the Norris Square Community Alliance in North Philadelphia, was one of the honorees who was recognized during Tuesday night’s 6th annual award ceremony.

06/24/2015