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Community Cancellations: Wednesday, June 24

CBS Philly has received the following community cancellations for Wednesday, June 24, 2015.

06/24/2015

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Downed Trees And Storm Damage Impacting Roads Wednesday Morning

In addition to power outages and problems hitting mass transit on PATCO and SEPTA Wednesday morning, several area roads have been affected by the storms that hit the region on Tuesday.

06/24/2015

(Capri.  Photo by Timothy McLaughlin)

Wednesday’s Child: Capri

Capri is a budding artist and wants to become an ultrasound technician.

KYW Newsradio 1060–06/24/2015

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Severe Thunderstorms Tear Through Delaware Valley

Wind gusts exceeding 70 mph knocked downed thousands of trees, poles and wires, causing power outages for hundreds of thousands of customers from the Poconos to Jersey shore the Delaware beaches.

06/23/2015

(The Traffic Incident Management Conference meets in the Diamond Club of Citizens Bank Park.  Photo by Ian Bush)

For a Hardworking Few, Traffic Jams Are Just Another Day on the Job

A group of people whose job it is to ease the frustrations of area drivers were gathering today at Citizens Bank Park to talk about ways to improve safety and response times on the Delaware Valley’s highways.

06/23/2015

(Taylor Sirolli, from St. Joseph High School in Hammonton, takes her turn at bat with the Tri-Cape team at the Carpenter Cup softball classic, in South Philadelphia.  Photo by Tim Jimenez)

High School Softball Tourney Underway Again in South Philadelphia

Some 250 players were hitting the fields at FDR Park for the 11th annual Phillies Softball Carpenter Cup.

06/22/2015

Poolside Forecast

Weather: A Hot Start To Summer

Monday is the first full day of summer, and it is going to feel like it!

06/22/2015

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Weather: Heavy Rain Expected This Weekend

Heavy rain is expected this weekend as remnants from Tropical Storm Bill spin eastward into the Delaware Valley. A Flood Watch is in effect for our entire region Saturday evening through Sunday because of the threat of downpours and flooding.

06/19/2015

(The former headquarters of the "Cradle of Liberty Council" of the Boy Scouts of America, at 22nd and Winter Streets in Philadelphia.  File photo)

Philadelphia Council Bypasses National Boy Scouts With Acceptance of Gay Leaders

Local Boy Scout leaders in the Philadelphia region are adopting a membership and employment policy that opposes discrimination based on sexual orientation.

06/19/2015

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Nice Start, Wet Finish To Weekend

For the weekend, Saturday is certainly the better day.

06/19/2015

weather blog

Rainy Thursday, Father’s Day

Thursday is off to a wet start. Sunday is unfortunately looking rather soggy as well.

06/18/2015

Dew Point Explainer NEW

WEATHER: A More Comfortable Wednesday

As you head out the door on Wednesday morning, it is going to feel noticeably different than in recent days.

06/17/2015

Hurricane Tracker

WEATHER: Tropical Depression Bill Update

Despite never being a serious threat in terms of typical tropical hazards (wind, storm surge), Tropical Depression Bill is now dumping flooding rains on the U.S. mainland.

06/17/2015

(Jade.  Photo by Timothy McLaughlin)

Wednesday’s Child: Jade

This resilient 13-year-old likes arithmetic. “You gotta know how to count your money!” she notes, wisely.

06/17/2015

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WEATHER: A Steamy, Stormy Tuesday

Tuesday will be very similar to Monday. The heat and humidity will “stick” around for one more day, and thunderstorms will once again pop up this afternoon.

06/16/2015